Coach Fleming reaches 500, Baseball & Softball win big, and Boys Golf triumphs at Northfield

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Baseball . The Indians defeated Wabash on Saturday 13-5. Mississinewa is now 10-7 on the season. Owen Felver pitched 6 strong innings for the win. Colin Yoder was 3-5 with a triple, home run, and 2 RBIs. Cade McCoin went 3-3 with a triple and 2 home runs, and Jalen Martin was 2-3 with 2 RBIs.

MHS Girls Tennis . On Saturday, the Lady Indians helped Coach Bruce Fleming pick up his 500th career win over South Adams 3-2 before falling in the doubleheader to Mount Vernon 3-2. Mississinewa Girls Tennis is now 10-2 this Spring. Tyra Stanley went undefeated throughout both matches at 3-Singles.

MHS Softball . Coach Miller and his Lady Indians swept Ft. Wayne Snider 6-0 and 7-2 on Saturday. Jenna Berryhill and Cierra Vasquez both earned wins on the mound. Junior Varsity pitcher Ireland Thien made an appearance on the mound in Game Two. Amaya David went 1-1 with a double and 2 RBIs in Game One. Shelby Goble highlighted the second game going 4-4 with a double and 2 RBIs.

MHS Boys Golf . Ty Corey and Josh Dakin led the Indians on the links Saturday to the Northfield Invitational title. Corey shot a 75, and Dakin a 78. Mississinewa had a team score of 322 which gives the team a 2-1 record in invitational play. Coach Reed and the Indians are 7-0 in regular season matches.

IMG_1377MHS Track & Field . On Friday, Mississinewa took on the Argyll Relays at Madison Grant. The boys team won the meet winning 6 of 13 events. Heisman Skeens won the long jump at 19’4. Girls track placed 2nd at the Argyll Relays just behind Jay County. Carli Fones won the 100m at a time of 13.16. Here are the relay teams that won for Mississinewa:

  • Boys 4×100 (45.31): Skeens, Kaden Cole, Elijah Standridge, Tabias Mead
  • Boys 4×400 (3:41): Josh O’Connell, Andre Sallade, Standridge, Cory Quakenbush
  • Boys 4×800 (9:33): Jacob Ehmer, Zak Huffman, Collin Coffey, Brennan Butche
  • Boys Sprint Medley (1:37): Quakenbush, Mead, Standridge, Skeens
  • Boys Distance Medley (12:45): Ehmer, O’Connell, Huffman, Butche

Tonight’s Events . JV Baseball travels to Marion while the varsity team hosts the Giants at 5:00pm. RJB Golf plays McCulloch at Shady Hills teeing off at 5:00pm. RJB Baseball is the last game to start in the 5:00pm slot as they take on Highland in the park. RJB Softball is on the road to Eastbrook at 5:30pm, and RJB Soccer will kick-off at Kokomo at 6:00pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

PGA Tour . Jason Day shot 12-under to win $1.4 million and take the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow on Sunday. Day was formerly ranked number one in the world.

NBA . Golden State took down New Orleans on Sunday 118-92 to go up 3-1 in their Western Conference series. Kevin Durant scored 38 points on 15-27 shooting, while Anthony Davis led the Pelicans with 26.

The Houston Rockets defeated the Utah Jazz 100-87. Harden and the Rockets are now up 3-1 in that series. Chris Paul led Houston with 27 points. Donovan Mitchell had 25 points for the Jazz.

Tonight, Boston will be in Philadelphia for Game Four at 6:00pm on TNT. The Cavs will host Toronto in the late game immediately following the Celtics-76ers. Both the Celtics and Cleveland are up 3 games to none.

NASCAR . Kevin Harvick rolled the #4 car 400 laps to victory this weekend. Harvick led 201 laps. Clint Bowyer took second place. Three Stewart-Haas Racing cars finished in the top five.

NHL . Tampa Bay took the series away from Boston with a 3-1 win on Sunday. Las Vegas also clinched their series 4-2 with a 3-0 win over San Jose.

Washington plays at Pittsburgh tonight at 7:00pm with a 3-2 series lead. Nashville holds the same advantage over Winnipeg in the late game of the evening.

MLB . Here are the latest scores from the midwest in Major League Baseball…

  • New York Yankees 7-4 Cleveland Indians
  • Minnesota Twins 5-3 Chicago White Sox
  • Kansas City Royals 4-2 Detroit Tigers
  • Miami Marlins 8-5 Cincinnati Reds
  • St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 Chicago Cubs

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Golf wins The Paddle, Softball sweeps the Panthers, RJB Soccer over Eastbrook

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Softball . The Lady Indians defeated Elwood 11-7 last night. Cierra Vasquez allowed 6 runs on 5 hits and 3 walks with 2 strikeouts. Jenna Berryhill helped out on the mound shutting out the Panthers and giving up only 2 hits and a walk with 2 strikeouts. Madison Stanley hit a deep shot over center field for the Lady Indians only home run of the evening. Stanley went 3-4 at the plate with 4 RBIs. Lexi Cruzan was 3-5 with a double and 2 RBIs, and Darcie Patton went 2-4 with a double and 3 RBIs to round out the top performances for the varsity team.

The JV Lady Indians also defeated Elwood 5-4 in 3 innings. The game was called due to darkness. Kandis Downam got the win on the mound as Ireland Thien helped out with a the save. Madison Dotterweich was 1-1 with 2 RBIs, Ireland Thien was also 1-1, and Katie Hosier went 1-2 with 2 RBIs.

MHS Baseball . Mississinewa lost 14-1 on the road at Elwood in 5 innings after the Panthers scored 10 runs in the bottom of the 3rd. Landen Swanner was credited with the loss pitching 2.1 innings on 2 hits, 8 runs, and 5 walks. Tyler Jakob and Hunter Smalley also made appearances on the mound. Jalen Martin was 1-3 with a double at the plate, and Cade McCoin went 1-2 for the Indians only two hits of the game. Easton Burton was credited with Mississinewa’s only RBI.

MHS Boys Golf . Breyton Berryhill, Justin Dakin, Bryce Luedtke, and AJ Cragun won in the 3rd annual Mississinewa-Eastbrook Match-Play event. The Indians secured the team victory 4.5-2.5, moving to 7-0 on the season. The team also gained control over the traveling “Paddle” for the first time.

RJB Soccer . The Junior Indians defeated the Eastbrook Girls side 5-0 last night. Williams netted 2 goals for RJB. Jones, Cook, and Luchetti found the back of the net as well.

Tonight’s Events . Softball travels to Heritage while the JV team stays home to host Heritage at 5:00pm. Track and Field will compete at the Madison Grant Relays starting at 5:00pm. RJB Golf takes on McCulloch at Shady Hills with a 5:00pm tee time, and RJB Softball travels to Eastern for a 5:30pm first pitch.

Saturday’s Events . Boys Golf will compete on Saturday at the Northfield Invitational as Softball travels to Snider for a double-header starting at 9:00am. JV Baseball will take on Bluffton at 10:00am followed by the varsity Indians taking on Wabash around noon. RJB Track and Field will compete at the Marion Invitational at 10:00am. RJB Baseball rounds out the weekend’s events with a game at Eastbrook starting at noon.


Today’s Sports World Update

PGA Tour . John Peterson leads the field on day two of the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow in Charlotte. Rory McIlroy is three strokes back after a hot start yesterday. Tiger Woods shot an opening round 71.

NBA . The Cleveland Cavaliers won in Toronto last night 128-110 to lead the series 2-0. Lebron James scored 43 points in the win for the Cavs. Duke graduate Jayson Tatum led the Boston Celtics to a 108-103 win over the 76ers. Tatum scored 21 points in Boston. Tonight the Warriors face the Pelicans in game three at 8:00pm on ESPN. Utah will host Houston in a tied series at 10:30pm.

NASCAR . On Sunday, the Monster Energy Series will race at Dover International Speedway. Racing begins at 2:00pm on Fox Sports One.

NHL . Pittsburgh won 3-1 over Washington in the NHL playoffs last night to even the series at 2-2. Nashville had 6 players with a point in a 2-1 win over Winnipeg. That series is also tied at 2-2. Tonight, Tampa Bay faces Boston with a 2-1 lead at 7:00pm on the NBC Sports Network followed by San Jose at Vegas in a pivotal game five.

MLB . Here are the latest scores from the midwest in Major League Baseball…

  • Toronto Blue Jays 13-11 Cleveland Indians (Game One of DH)
  • Cleveland Indians 13-4 Toronto Blue Jays (Game Two of DH)
  • Kansas City Royals 10-6 Detroit Tigers
  • Chicago White Sox 6-5 Minnesota Twins

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 Featured image provided by Coach James Reed via Twitter.

Baseball wins big, Tennis still perfect in conference, Boys Golf over the Argylls

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Girls Tennis . The Lady Indians were on the road last night in Hartford City to take on Blackford in their 4th CIC contest. Mississinewa won 5-0, keeping them perfect in the conference and moving them to 9-1 on the season. Tyra Stanley won 6-1, 6-0 to stay undefeated this year. Coach Fleming and the Lady Indians host South Adams and Mount Vernon on Saturday.

 

MHS Baseball . Mississinewa scored 5 runs in the bottom of the 6th to end the game early with a 17-7 win over the Southern Wells Raiders. The Indians scored in every inning last night. Three Indians pitched last night. Seth Maddox earned the win after 3 innings pitched. Hunter Smalley and Cade McCoin held the win on the mound for Maddox. Landen Swanner was 3-5 at the plate with a run and 2 RBIs. Cade McCoin was 2-3 with a triple and scored 4 times. Easton Burton and Jalen Martin hit home runs for Mississinewa. The Indians are now 2-2 in the conference and 9-6 overall.

MHS Boys Golf . Coach Reed, the new varsity boys basketball coach at Mississinewa, and the Indians teed off against Madison Grant at Shady Hills last night and won 161-208. Josh Dakin and Ty Corey shot a 39 to lead Mississinewa, followed by Breyton Berryhill (40) and Justin Dakin (43).

Tonight’s Events . Boys Golf competes in the 3rd annual match-play event with Eastbrook at Arbor Trace tonight at 4:30pm. Baseball travels to Elwood for a CIC game at 5:00pm. JV and Varsity Softball head to Elwood as well with the first pitch of their double-header at 5:00pm. RJB Baseball hosts McCulloch at 5:00pm. RJB Track and Field will run at Kokomo tonight beginning at 5:00pm. RJB Soccer hosts Eastbrook at Mississinewa High School starting at 6:00pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

PGA Tour . Rory McIlroy is two-under in the opening round at Quail Hollow today for the Wells Fargo Championship.

NBA . Utah won game two of the Western Conference Semifinals at Houston last night 116-108. Joe Ingles led the Jazz with 27 points. The Eastern Conference will tip for Game Two of both series tonight as Cleveland plays at Toronto and Boston hosts Philadelphia.

NASCAR . On Sunday, the Monster Energy Series will race at Dover International Speedway. Racing begins at 2:00pm on Fox Sports One.

NHL . Tampa Bay defeated Boston 4-1 last night to take a 2-1 edge over the Bruins. San Jose shut out Las Vegas with a 4-0 win. That series is now tied at two games apiece. Washington plays at Pittsburgh tonight up 2-1, and Nashville faces Winnipeg.

MLB . Here are the latest scores from the midwest in Major League Baseball…

  • Cleveland Indians 12-4 Texas Rangers
  • Detroit Tigers 3-2 Tampa Bay Rays
  • St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Chicago White Sox
  • Colorado Rockies 11-2 Chicago Cubs
  • Milwaukee Brewers 3-1 Cincinnati Reds

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