Indians Defeat Braves 63-42 & Wrestling Preps for Raiders

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Screen Shot 2018-01-11 at 8.39.46 AMMHS Boys Basketball . The C-Team began the night with a loss to the Braves 43-29. Coach Cunningham and the JV team improved on their great season with a 36-32 win fueling a great performance by the varsity in the evening’s main event. The Indians won 63-42. The team prepares for a tough battle against Blackford on Friday night. That event will be a triple-header with all three games being played in the main gym. Fans can watch live on MCSC Athletic’s YouTube channel. For the big story on last night’s games visit the Chronicle-Tribune online, and check out their newly redeveloped and amazing site.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Wrestling hosts Southern Wells at 6:00pm while Coach Tandy and the Lady Indians are on the road at Northfield. RJB Boys Basketball play Southern Wells at home and the girls team travels to the Raider Dome. Both of the middle school contests start at 6:00pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Notre Dame fell to Georgia Tech last night 60-53.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers lost to Miami 114-106. Victor Oladipo had 26 points on 9 of 20 shooting.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . There was loads of action last night for the state schools in womens college basketball. The Indiana Hoosiers lost to #23 Michigan last night 84-79. Purdue defeated Rutgers 47-33, Butler lost to St. Johns 73-55, and Ball State improved on their outstanding season defeating Akron 74-61. #2 Notre Dame at 15-1, faces #3 undefeated Louisville tonight at 7:00pm on ESPN.


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Girls Basketball falls to Giants

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Girls Basketball . Lost last night to the Marion Giants 66-40 at Mississinewa High School. Erika Foy was atop the Lady Indians scoring with 20 points. The team plays again on Saturday at home against Blackford in a CIC contest.

RJB Girls Basketball . The 8th grade team defeated Selma 30-24 last night. Catey had 8 points and Nicholson scored 7. The 7th grade girls lost 38-33 with Bushman scoring 12 points.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Boys Basketball hosts the Bellmont Braves tonight at 6:00pm. Fans can watch live on YouTube.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Indiana defeated Penn State 74-70 last night. Juwan Morgan scored 21 points to lead the Hoosiers. Ball State earned a huge MAC win against 7-1 Ohio 75-68. Butler lost to Creighton 85-74, and Purdue edged Michigan 70-69 fueled by Carsen Edwards 19 points.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers at 21-19 face the Heat tonight at 7:00pm.


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JV Indians 50/50 and Wrestlers Crown 3 Champions

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

JV Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians fell in the first round of the Grant Four at Mississinewa tonight to Oak Hill. Taylor Ulerick had 8 points, Jenna Berryhill and Laekyn Emmons had 7 each, and Darah Watson had 4 points. Thanks to Dalton Bishop for reporting these stats and announcing the JV Grant Four.

JV Boys Basketball . The Mississinewa JV Basketball team defeated Oak Hill by a score of 40 to 35 in the first round of the JV Grant 4. The Indians were lead in scoring by Landen Swanner with 11 points and the team will play in the JV championship on December 23rd at approximately 2:00pm.

MHS Wrestling . The Indians competed tonight in the Grant Four at Madison Grant High School. The team crowned three individual weight class champions with Tackett, Smith, and Funk. The team has a little bit of time off before they compete after Christmas.

Tuesday’s Events . MHS Boys Basketball travels to Yorktown for a battle with the Tigers at 6:00pm before competing in the Grant Four Tournament this Saturday at Eastbrook.


Today’s Sports World Update

Heading into the holiday, the Indianapolis Colts are 3-11 after the loss to Denver. The Indiana Pacers are 17-14 coming off of a one point loss to Boston 112-111. Villanova and Michigan State top the polls in Men’s College Basketball. Ball State Women’s Basketball is still undefeated.


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