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Football Sectional Championship Information

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

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Football . Friday, the Indians take on the Western Panthers at Fisher Field for the IHSAA Sectional 21 Championship. Gates will open at 6:00pm for the 7:00pm kickoff. Tickets are $6.00 each and can be purchased at the Mississinewa High School Main Office until 3:00pm today, and until noon on Friday. Tickets will be on sale at the gate. Fans that can not make it to the game can watch a live stream online brought to you by TribeTV.

  • How to Watch the Sectional 21 Football Championship

Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians opened up the 2017-18 campaign with a pre-season scrimmage last night against the Tipton Blue Devils. Coach Tandy commented on Twitter of the glimpses of the Lady Indians identity and was inspired by the game film. You can watch the replay on or on the MCSC Athletics YouTube channel. The Lady Indians open up the season on Saturday at Kokomo Taylor at 1:00pm.

Tonight’s Events . There are no events for Indians Athletics for tonight, Thursday, November 2.

Today’s Sports Update

MLB . The Houston Astros are the 2017 World Series Champions after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 last night in Game 7. This title is the first for the Astros in franchise history. Charlie Morton earned the win on the mound for the Astros. George Springer drove the nail into the Dodgers coffin with a home run to center. Springer was 2-5 with two runs and two RBIs.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers defeated the Cavaliers last night 124-107. Thaddeus Young scored 26 points on 12-18 shooting. That is the fourth straight loss for Cleveland. Indiana plays at Philadelphia on Friday at 7:00pm.

Featured Image provided by @GoMHSIndians Twitter from Athletic Director Chanse Young

Girls Basketball Debuts Tonight

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

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Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians will host the Tipton Blue Devils tonight in a pre-season scrimmage at 6:00pm. First year Coach Omega Tandy  will look to lead the Lady Indians past last year’s 7-16 record (2-5 in the CIC). Erika Foy is one of the key returning letter-winners for the Lady Indians. She averaged 14.5 points and 6.3 rebounds per game last season. Tonight’s scrimmage will be live on the MCSC Athletic’s YouTube Channel (in HD) produced by TribeTV. Fans may also watch live on TribeTV’s TheCube. The Lady Indians open up their 2017-2018 campaign on Saturday at Kokomo Taylor.

Tonight’s Events . There are no athletic events for tonight.

Today’s Sports Update

MLB . The Dodgers beat the Astros 3-1. The World Series will go to a game 7 tonight at 8:20pm (Fox). Lance McCullens will face off against Yu Darvish on the mound.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers defeated the Sacramento Kings 101-83 off of Bojan Bogdanovic 17 points to lead the team in scoring. The Pacers play at Cleveland tonight at 7:00pm.

Butche Places Fifth, Indians Host Sectional Championship

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director
Football Images by Glen Devitt . Image of Brennan Butche by Scott Hunt

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Cross Country . Brennan Butche ran for the second straight year at the IHSAA Cross Country State Finals in Terre Haute this past Saturday. Butche placed 5th (15:30) while representing Mississinewa, his team, and family with total class. Congratulations Brennan on another fantastic year.



Football . The Mississinewa Indians defeated the Marion Giants for the first time in history at Fisher Field on Friday 21-14. The last meeting between these two teams was in 1974. Senior Cade McCoin had two passing touchdowns (Heisman Skeens and Cade Campbell), and he ran one in himself. Freshman kicker Andre Sallade kicked three PAT’s. The Indian’s defense made huge plays including fumble recoveries by Drew Castanon, Hunter Smalley, and Tobias Mead.

Girls Basketball . First year coach Omega Tandy and the Lady Indians open up play on their new court Wednesday with a scrimmage against Tipton (6:00pm, Live on MCSC Athletics YouTube). Their first official game is at Kokomo Taylor on Saturday.

RJB Basketball . Boys Basketball practice this week opens with 8th graders, daily, from 5:00-7:00pm. The 7th grade team will practice from 7:00-9:00pm.

Football Tickets . Pre-Sale tickets will again be available starting Tuesday, October 31 for this Friday’s Sectional Championship against Western. Tickets can be purchased at Mississinewa High School’s Main Office daily from 7:30am to 3:00pm. Deadline for Pre-Sale purchase is Friday, October 3 at Noon. Tickets may be purchased at the gate on Friday. Gates will open at 6:00pm.


How to Watch Mississinewa vs. Western Football Sectional 21 Championship

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Today’s Sports Update

MLB . The Houston Astros defeated the Dodgers last night 13-12 in extra innings to take a 3-2 lead in the World Series. Game Six will be played in Los Angeles on Tuesday at 8:20pm (Fox) featuring Justin Verlander and Rich Hill.

NFL . Cincinnati defeated the Colts 24-23. Jacoby Brissett was 25-39 with one big Bengals interception late in the game.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers hosted the San Antonio Spurs and were victorious 97-94 led by Victor Oladipo’s 23 points on 7/14 shooting.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . The latest AP Coaches Poll Top Five includes Duke, Michigan State, Kansas, Kentucky, and Arizona. Pre-Season top team Duke opens Friday, November 10 with a non-conference game against Elon. Local teams opening games are listed below:

  • Indiana vs. Indiana State . Friday, 11/10 . 7:00pm
  • Purdue vs. SIU-Edwardsville . Friday, 11/10 . 7:00pm
  • Butler vs. Kennesaw Sate . Friday, 11/10 . 7:00pm