Buresh to lead indians football

Today’s Tribe Sports Report written by the Tribe Sports Network Director Ryan Scott. Photo by Denison Univ Athletics.

Fisher Field will have a new head coach on the sidelines. Tonight, at 6:30pm the Mississinewa Community School board of trustees named Kyle Buresh the new Indian head football coach. Coach Buresh comes to Mississinewa from Denison University in Granville, Ohio where he spent the 2019 season as the wide receivers coach for the Big Red. In 2016 & 2017, he served as the pass game coordinator/ quarterbacks and wide receivers coach at Dakota Wesleyan University where he helped guide one of the top offenses in the NAIA.  In 2017, DWU ranked second in the country in total offense (560.7 yards per game) and fifth in 2016 (517.6 yards per game).  He spent 2014-2015 coaching the wide receivers at Wheaton College. Buresh helped guide the Thunder to two conference (CCIW) championships, two Sweet 16 playoff appearances, two top ten rankings, and a record of 22-2 in two seasons.  In 2015, the Thunder offense led the conference in total offense and scoring offense.  Two wide receivers earned All-Conference recognition during Buresh’s two seasons at Wheaton. Prior to working at Wheaton, he coached at Midland University for three seasons from 2011-2013.  Buresh served as the co-offensive coordinator/wide receivers coach in 2013. In his time at Midland, he coached wide receivers, running backs and special teams.  Buresh mentored one All American wide receiver and eight All-Conference players during his time at Midland.  The Warriors earned the NAIA Champions of Character team award in 2012. Buresh spent one season with Indiana Wesleyan University in 2018. As a player, Buresh was a three-time letterwinner and three-time Academic All-Conference defensive back. At Franklin Collage, he was a part of three conference championships and three playoff appearances.

Welcome Coach Buresh to INDIAN NATION

Indians head coach Kyle Buresh
Photo by Denison Univ Athletics

Youth Baseball hitting league cancelled for saturday

Today’s Special Sports Report written by the Tribe Sports Network Director Ryan Scott.

The Mississinewa High School youth baseball hitting league is cancelled for tomorrow due to COVID-19.

Other Cancellations:
MHS BASEBALL
– April 6 at Adams Central is cancelled.
MHS Track & Field
– March 14 Indoor Meet at IWU is cancelled.
MHS Boys Golf
– April 22 vs. Frankton is cancelled.
MHS JV Baseball– April 22 at Frankton is cancelled.
RJB Spring Sports– Visit their page under “Spring Sports” for all current updates.

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BOYS BASKETBALL

Spring Schedule Updates

Today’s Tribe Sports Report written by Media Director Brooks Holloway

Indian News: Spring athletic schedules are current as of today on the MCSC Athletics website. Many changes are expected to be made between now and the official start of all seasons between Mississinewa High School and R.J. Baskett Middle School.

Remember that Spring Break for Mississinewa Community Schools starts on Friday, March 27 and runs through Monday, April 6. The end of second semester is Friday, May 22.

Complete List of Opening Events for Indian Athletics

  • MHS Track & Field at IWU Indoor Meet . March 7 at 9:00am
  • MHS Baseball at Adams Central . April 6 at 5:00pm
  • MHS Softball at Wapahani . April 8 at 5:00pm
  • MHS Girls Tennis at Marion . April 8 at 5:00pm
  • RJB Girls Soccer vs. Western . April 8 at 6:00pm
  • RJB Baseball at Blackford . April 9 at 5:00pm
  • RJB Boys Soccer (White) vs. Blackford . April 9 at 6:00pm
  • RJB Softball vs. Oak Hill . April 13 at 6:00pm
  • RJB Co-ed Golf at Wabash (Honeywell) . April 14 at 4:30pm
  • MHS Boys Golf vs. Southern Wells . April 16 at 5:00pm
  • RJB Track & Field at Alexandria/Frankton . April 22 at 5:00pm

Boys Basketball . The Mississinewa Indians will face the Heritage Patriots on Friday (7:45pm) in Game Two of the Sectional 23 Semi-Final evening. Norwell faces Bellmont in Game One. All games will be streamed live on the MCSC Athletics YouTube channel by TribeTV student-media. Watch Here & Subscribe

Tonight’s Events

  • RJB 6th Girls Basketball at Justice . 6:00pm
  • RJB Wrestling at Oak Hill . 6:00pm

Saturday Look-Ahead

  • MHS Track & Field Indoor Meet at IWU . 9:00am
  • RJB Wrestling at Frankfort . 9:00am
  • IHSAA Boys Basketball Sectional 23 Championship at Norwell . 7:30pm

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