Girls Basketball 1-1 on the Weekend

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians had mixed results this weekend. On Friday the team defeated Manchester 64-55. Ally Hewitt led the scoring with 16 points followed by Erika Foy (15), Alayna Webb (13), and Halle Planck (8). Planck and Foy each grabbed 6 boards for the Lady Indians. On Saturday Bishop Luers came to Mississinewa and took the win 58-44. The Lady Knights outscored the Lady Indians 19-9 in the opening quarter. Erika Foy was the only player in double digits with 13 points as well as 11 rebounds. Turnovers plagued the team as they totaled 24 in the game. Coach Tandy commented, “We were confident being down at halftime because we were there last night and responded. We just haven’t gotten over the hump yet. We are gaining the experience needed to play such well coached and experienced teams, but it takes time. It is a process.”

Thanksgiving Week Schedule

  • Tuesday, Nov. 21 . RJB 8th Boys Basketball at McCulloch . 5:00pm
  • Tuesday, Nov. 21 . RJB 7th Boys Basketball vs. McCulloch . 6:00pm
  • Wednesday, Nov. 22 . MHS Boys Basketball at Manchester . 6:00pm
  • Saturday, Nov. 25 . MHS Boys Basketball vs. Huntington North . 6:00pm

Today’s Sports Update

NCAA Football . On Saturday, Indiana defeated Rutgers 41-0, Notre Dame beat Navy 24-17, and Purdue beat Iowa 24-15.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Indiana defeated USF 70-53 in the Hoosiers Tip-off Classic, and Ball State lost to Oregon 95-71.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Notre Dame defeated Oregon State 72-67.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers defeated the Miami Heat 120-95. Bojan Bogdanovic led the Pacers with 26 points.

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Boys Hoops ready for action, Lady Indians prep for big weekend.

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Boys Basketball . Mississinewa showed up last night to the Raider Dome for it’s final tune-up before the season begins on November 22 at Manchester. The Indians handled Southern Wells very well and Coach Evertts saw a lot of positives out of the team. The Indians open the season against the Squires next Wednesday in Manchester before returning home that Saturday for their home opener against Huntington North.

Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians host the Manchester Squires tonight and the Bishop Luers Knights on Saturday. Both of these games can be watched live on MCSC Athletics YouTube provided by TribeTV. The action begins both nights at 5:45pm.

Tonight’s Events . Girls Basketball hosts Manchester at 6:00pm.

Today’s Sports Update

NBA . The Indiana Pacers take on the Detroit Pistons tonight at 7:00pm. The Pistons are 10-4 and the Pacers are 7-8 heading into this contest.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Notre Dame defeated Chicago State 105-66.

  • (1) Duke vs. Southern . 7:00pm (ACCNE)
  • Ball State vs. Stony Brook . 7:00pm (ESPN3)

NCAA Women’s Basketball 

  • Butler vs. Lipscomb . 7:00pm
  • Indiana vs. Western Kentucky . 7:00pm (IND11)

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RJB Boys lose to Kokomo, High School Media Day

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

RJB Boys Basketball . The RJB Boys Basketball team lost in both contests last night to Kokomo Middle School. The 7th grade team lost 41-40. Jayden Crick scored 10 points. The 8th grade team lost 45-41, and Hayden Ulerick led the team with 16 points.

Media Day . Mississinewa High School will hold “Winter Sports Media Day” tonight from 2:45-3:30pm. Coaches should check their email for complete details. A second media day will take place on Tuesday, November 21 for Yearbook pictures. The schedule for this event is….

  • Boys Basketball from 2:45-2:55
  • Girls Basketball from 2:55-3:05
  • 9th Grade Boys Basketball from 3:05-3:10
  • Wrestling from 3:10-3:20
  • Cheerleading from 3:20-3:30

Tonight’s Events . Boys Basketball travels to Southern Wells for a preseason scrimmage with the Raiders at 6:00pm.

Today’s Sports Update

NBA . The Indiana Pacers defeated Memphis last night 116-113. Darren Collison had 30 points.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Indiana lost to Seton Hall 84-68, Oklahoma topped Ball State 108-69, and Maryland defeated Butler 79-65.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Butler defeated Murray State 88-59, Ball State beat Lipscomb 84-46, and Miami of Ohio lost to the Boilermakers 75-66.

Lady Indians drop road game to Tigers

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians traveled to Bluffton last night and were defeated 66-63. Mississienwa led at the half but struggled after the break and lost the last two quarters 41-27. Tyler Bartel led the Indians with 14 points on 4-8 shooting. Erika Foy and Alayna Webb had 8 points and Foy added 8 rebounds. Ally Hewitt and Halle Planck each added 13 points. The Lady Indians and Coach Tandy are at home this weekend on Friday against Manchester, and they host Bishop Luers on Saturday. Both games will start at 6:00pm and can also be watched live on MCSC Athletic’s YouTube as well as TribeTV’s TheCube.

Tonight’s Events . The R.J. Baskett Boys Basketball team will host Kokomo Middle School at 6:00pm.

Today’s Sports Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Duke defeated Michigan State off of Grayson Allen’s 37 points in the Champions Classic. In game two of this important preseason contest, Kansas claimed a 65-61 win over the very young Kentucky Wildcats. The only other area score was the Purdue Boilermakers defeating Marquette 86-71.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Indiana took down Southern 64-49 while Notre Dame topped Western Kentucky 78-65.


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RJB Boys Basketball open season with wins!

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

RJB Boys Basketball . The 7th Grade boys basketball team opened up the evening with a win at Frankton 36-35. Betts lead the junior Indians with 13 points. Hoppes had 9 points. The 8th grade team also won 37-20 with Ancil scoring 17 points and Asbury adding 10 points.

Tonight’s Events . Girls Basketball travels to Bluffton for a 6:00pm JV tip against the Tigers. Watch the Lady Indians tonight live on YouTube provided by TribeTV.

Today’s Sports Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Notre Dame defeated Mt. Saint Marys 88-62.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Ball State moves to 2-0 as they defeated Missouri State 70-58.

The big event for the night is the Champions Classic Men’s Basketball held in Chicago as Duke (1) faces off against Michigan State (2) at 7:00pm on ESPN. Kansas (4) will take the court at 9:30pm agains the Kentucky Wildcats (7).

Featured Image courtesy of Mike Scott . RJB Athletics

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