Baseball Wins CIC Co-Championship

Screen Shot 2017-05-17 at 7.28.55 AMWednesday, May 17, 2017 . Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
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Mississinewa Indians Baseball had to wait since 1993 to have a piece of the CIC Championship. The team traveled to Frankton and defeated the 2A #7 Frankton Eagles 4-2 to earn a share of the CIC plate. Garrison Smith picked up the win on the mound. The Indians also converted a bases-loaded triple play to help conserve their win. Offensively, Cade McCoin and Tim Nemes had the highlight of the evening with back-to-back home runs. Congratulations Indians! They play Taylor tonight for Senior Honor Night starting at 4:50pm. Watch live on TribeTV (stream starts apprx. 4:30pm).


Softball was defeated for their Senior Night contest by Southwood 5-12. Kait Leavitt and Jenna Berryhill combined on the mound to give up 11 hits, 10 walks, while striking out 7. The defense for the Lady Indians had seven errors against Southwood. Aubrey Bennett and Kait Leavitt led the offense going two-for-three. Softball hosts Northwestern tonight starting at 5:00pm.


Girls Track & Field competed at Indiana Wesleyan University for IHSAA Sectionals last night. Carli Fones won the 100m and will also advance in the 200m in Regionals. Congratulations Carli!


Tonight’s MCSC Athletics Events
Girls Tennis IHSAA Sectionals at Marion . Opponent: Marion . 5:00pm
Softball vs. Northwestern . 5:00pm
Baseball vs. Taylor (Senior Night) . 5:00pm

Weather for This Evening: Sunny/Windy, 82º

Indians Battle Tigers in CIC Events

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 . Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
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The Alexandria Tigers were the big opponent across the board in several CIC events last night. Baseball hosted Alexandria and won 15-5. Gage Gallion earned the win on the mound. Noah Harris had three hits. Lucas Richards, Cade McCoin, Garrison Smith, Gage Gallion, and Andruw Weiss had two hits. Weiss also added in a double. The Indians will play at Frankton tonight.

Junior Varsity Baseball defeated Alexandria 8-1. Owen Felver was 2 for 3 with a double, and he also pitched the complete game for the win.


Softball lost to Alexandria 3-8. They will play again tonight as they host Southwood.

Junior Varsity Softball defeated the Tigers 15-1. They finish CIC play 6-0.


Breyton Berryhill (39) was the medalist for Boys Golf as they took on Alexandria and won 173-206. This was the team’s lowest 9-hole round of the year. Josh Dakin shot a 41 followed by Doak Labarr (46) and Braden Henry (47).


The Delta Eagles handed the Lady Indians Tennis team a loss in their final match of the season 0-5. The Eagles are ranked #16 in the state. The Junior Varsity also lost 3-4 behind wins from Gabby Stephenson, Abigail Tignor, and Amiah Lewis. Girls Tennis will play Marion on Wednesday in the IHSAA Girls Tennis Sectional at Marion High School.


Tonight’s MCSC Athletics Events (home)
Girls Track & Field Sectionals at Indiana Wesleyan . 5:00pm
Softball vs. Southwood . 5:00pm
Baseball at Frankton . 5:30pm

Weather for This Evening: Mostly Sunny, 81º

Weekend Recap . May 12-13

Monday, May 15, 2017 . Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
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18424123_1550729611635425_1109690464631727202_nGirls Tennis had a busy weekend playing Western on Friday and then traveling to Concordia for a tournament on Saturday. The Lady Indians defeated Western 5-0, and 3-2 in the Junior Varsity match.

On Saturday the Lady Indians finished in a tie at 2nd place with Adams Central behind Ft. Wayne Canterbury. Haleigh Rowley placed 3rd at One-Singles. Heidi Rowley also placed 3rd at Two-Singles. Maggie Herring took 5th place in the third spot. Katie Powell and Tyra Stanley finished third at One-Doubles. The Two-Doubles pair finished 4th place between Pia Briz and Gabby Stephenson/Heavyn Miller. Girls Tennis hosts Delta tonight at 5:00pm.


At Adams Central, the Lady Indians Softball team dropped two games in a round-robin event on Saturday. In Game One, the team lost to Adams Central 5-6 in 8 innings. Erika Foy pitched the complete game with 8 hits and 1 strikeout. Riley McKee was 3 for 4, Kait Leavitt was 2 for 3, Erika Foy went 2 of 4, and Darcie Patton had a double and two RBIs.

18424203_1550726051635781_9211690345173812088_nIn Game Two, the Lady Indians lost to Angola 0-9 with Kait Leavitt and Jenna Berryhill on the mound. Darcie Patton had a double.


At the CIC Boys Golf Invitational, the Indians finished in 4th place. Josh Dakin placed 4th individually. Doak Labarr followed at 10th place, and Brayden Henry placed 15th.


Baseball traveled to Homestead for a doubleheader. The Indians lost 3-10 in Game One, and the lost 2-12 in Game Two.


RJB Baseball 8th Grade defeated Logansport and Marion on Saturday while the 7th Grade went 1-1 on the day.


RJB Tennis competed in the Angola Tournament. Braley Bushman took the medal at Three-Singles.18446920_1550359991672387_2778867451906398919_n


Tonight’s MCSC Athletics Events
Boys Golf vs. Alexandria . 4:30pm
Girls Tennis vs. Delta . 5:00pm
JV Softball at Marion . 5:00pm
RJB Golf vs. Kokomo at Kokomo American Legion GC . 5:00pm

Weather for this evening: Mostly Sunny, 77º

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