Wrestling Grabs First Win, Hoops Preps for Oak Hill

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Wrestling . The Mississinewa Indians hosted the Blackford Bruins last night and picked up their first win of the season 37-36. Gage Peterson, Hunter Ribble, John Hall, Jaheim Johnson, Kyler Funk, and Skylar Tackett all had individual wins for the Indians.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Boys Basketball faces off against Oak Hill in a CIC and county battle. The junior varsity and C-team will start at 6:00pm at Oak Hill High School followed by the varsity at approximately 7:30pm.

Saturday’s Events . MHS Girls Basketball hosts Oak Hill at 11:00am. This game will be live on the MCSC Athletics YouTube channel. MHS Wrestling is on the road to Lapel at 9:00am. Don’t forget that the RJB Boys Basketball Holiday Tournament has been cancelled and will not be played on Saturday.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Purdue defeated Valparaiso last night 80-50. This Saturday features several good match-ups in college basketball. Notre Dame plays Delaware, Butler faces Youngstown State, the Indiana Hoosiers play Louisville at 2:00pm on ESPN, Ball State plays Valparaiso, and the Duke Blue Devils face Boston College to remain at #1 in the nation at noon on ESPN.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Ball State held onto their undefeated season with a win over Southeast Missouri State 69-56. The Lady Boilermakers will play Valparaiso tonight at 7:00pm. Butler will take on Wisconsin tonight at 7:00pm as well.

NBA . The Pacers play Lebron James and the Cavs tonight at 7:00pm. Indiana is 14-11 on the season.


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Four Wins for Lady Indians Hoops

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians picked up two wins last night at Southwood. Erika Foy had 14 points and 15 rebounds in the 49-41 win over the Lady Knights. Tyler Bartel added 10 points, and Halle Planck scored 8 points and pulled down 7 rebounds. The junior varsity won 54-29.

RJB Girls Basketball . Braley Bushman scored 12 points to lead the 7th grade team over Elwood 54-6. The 8th grade also won 54-10 with Sophia Corey scoring 18 points.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Wrestling hosts the Blackford Bruins tonight at 6:00pm. Watch live on our MCSC Athletics YouTube channel.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Women’s Basketball . #3 Notre Dame defeated Michigan State last night 90-59. Ball State will try to move to 8-0 tonight as they take on Southeast Missouri State at 7:00pm on ESPN3.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . #21 Purdue at 8-2 will play an undefeated Valparaiso team tonight at 6:30pm on Fox Sports One. Valparaiso faces Ball State this weekend after the Cardinals defeated #9 Notre Dame earlier this week.

NBA . The Pacers held on to a win last night over the Chicago Bulls 98-96. Victor Oladipo scored 27 points on 10-20 shooting.


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Lady Indians cruise past Owls

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians played at Ball State last night for a varsity-only contest with the Burris Owls. Mississinewa won 79-27 with Erika Foy leading the way scoring 22 points and grabbing 10 boards. Holli Greer scored 12 points with 6 rebounds, and Alayna Webb added 10 points.

RJB Boys Basketball . The 7th grade team defeated Kokomo last night 44-9. Donavin Betts netted 13 points for the Junior Indians. The 8th grade also won 49-34 with Dakota Ancil scoring 14 points to lead the Indians.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Girls Basketball travel to Southwood at 6:00pm, and the RJB Girls Basketball host Elwood at that same time.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Ball State upset #9 Notre Dame on the road last night 80-77 on a last second three pointer. This is the first major upset since 2001 for the Cardinals. Butler defeated Utah 81-69, and the Duke Blue Devils scored 71 first half points as they won last night over St. Francis (PA) 124-67.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Indiana defeated North Texas 68-63. #3 Notre Dame faces Michigan State tonight on the ACC Network at 7:00pm.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers will play the Chicago Bulls tonight at 7:00pm. Indiana is 13-11 on the season.


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