Spring athletics schedule released

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Special Report

Spring Schedules have been released for Mississinewa High School. As it is still early, there will most likely be changes to these schedules, and MCSC Athletics urges all fans and athletes to follow our social media feeds to stay up-to-date. TribeTV will cover all home events hosted at Mississinewa High School with live coverage on YouTube. Visit each team page for a complete list of the preliminary event schedules.

Team Openers

  • Baseball
    • First Game: Saturday, March 31 at Cowan . 10:00am
    • Home Opener: Wednesday, April 4 vs. Yorktown . 5:00pm
  • Softball
    • First Game: Wednesday, April 4 at Wapahani . 5:00pm
    • Home Opener: Saturday, April 7 vs. Cass . 11:00am
  • Track & Field
    • First Meet & Home Opener: Wednesday, March 14 vs. Southwood . 5:00pm
  • Boys Golf
    • First Match & Home Opener: Thursday, April 12 vs. Southern Wells . 5:00pm
  • Girls Tennis
    • First Match: Wednesday, April 4 at Marion . 5:00pm
    • Home Opener: Tuesday, April 10 vs. Bluffton . 5:00pm

Funk advances, Indians win, and RJB claims titles

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Just a reminder that Coach Arbogast and the MHS Track and Field team will be holding a call-out meeting on Tuesday, February 6 at 2:40pm in the Pit at MHS. See Coach Arbogast with any questions.

MHS Wrestling. Courtland Scott and Skylar Tackett wrestled well at the Peru Regional on Saturday, but will not advance with Kyler Funk. Kyler placed third and will represent Mississinewa this upcoming weekend in the Ft. Wayne Semi-State. The mat opens at 9:00am on Saturday at the Ft. Wayne Coliseum. Good luck Kyler and Coach Funk.

MHS Boys Basketball . The Junior Varsity team defeated Delta on Saturday 55-47 to move to 13-3 on the season. Collin Yoder led the way with 15 points. Coach Evertts and the Indians finished the afternoon by completing the sweep of the Eagles, winning 56-45. The Indians have now won six in a row. Thabit Gault led the Indians with 21 points. Freshman Landon Swanner scored 13 points. Mississinewa faces Marion at Bill Green Arena on Tuesday. Fans can catch the action on MCSC Athletic’s YouTube provided by TribeTV.

DVJnu_sVQAEGe4QRJB Boys Basketball . The Junior Indians brought home two titles on Saturday from the Maconaquah Tournament. The 7th grade team started the day with a championship followed by a great performance by Dakota Ancil (30 points, 12 rebounds) to lead the 8th grade squad to a second title on the day.

DVIP_O9VoAA1limRJB Girls Basketball . The 7th grade Girls Basketball team earned their first CIC title in school history by defeating Alexandria 19-12. Lia Luchetti had 9 points to lead the young Lady Indians. Congratulations to Coach Kimes and the team for setting this historical mark for R.J. Baskett Middle School.

DVJoAiXVoAAEvsyTonight’s Events . RJB 6th grade Boys Basketball will travel to Oak Hill at 6:00pm to battle the Eagles. This game will be played at Swayzee.


Today’s Sports World Update

r323844_608x342_16-9NFL . The Philadelphia Eagles won Super Bowl 52 over the New England Patriots 41-33. Nick Foles was crowned the MVP after going 28-43 for 373 yards with 3 touchdowns. Tom Brady had 505 yards in the Patriots loss as a couple late drives were halted by the Eagles defense.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers play tonight against the Wizards at 7:00pm. Both teams are having a similar season at 30 wins each.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . The Indiana Hoosiers face Rutgers tonight at 7:00pm. The 12-12 Hoosiers can be watched on the Big Ten Network.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . The Lady Hoosiers defeated Northwestern in overtime 78-73 over the weekend. Purdue defeated Illinois 73-54, Butler lost to Seton Hall 75-64, and #5 Notre Dame beat a tough Duke team ranked at #19, 72-54 to round out local women’s college basketball.

NAIA Basketball . Indiana Wesleyan defeated Huntington 100-73 on Saturday. The Lady Wildcats game with Huntington was a little bit closer but IWU won 67-64. Taylor University won 93-73 over Mount Vernon Nazarene. The Lady Trojans won big as well, defeating Mount Vernon 90-53. Taylor faces the Wildcats on Tuesday as the Lady Trojans will travel to Indiana Wesleyan on Wednesday for a 7:00pm tip in each competition.


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Indian Wrestlers ready for Regionals

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

There were no events last night in Indian Athletics. Just a reminder that Coach Arbogast and the MHS Track and Field team will be holding a call-out meeting on Tuesday, February 6 at 2:40pm in the Pit at MHS. See Coach Arbogast with any questions.

RJB Girls Basketball . There is a schedule update for the 7th grade girls this Saturday. The CIC Championship will be at 10:45am on Saturday at Alexandria.

Tonight’s Events . There are no events tonight. This weekend, MHS Wrestling will send Kyler Funk, Courtland Scott, and Skylar Tackett to the Peru Regionals at 9:00am Saturday morning. MHS Boys Basketball will host the Delta Eagles at 11:00am. Indians basketball can be watched on MCSC Athletics YouTube. RJB Boys Basketball will compete in the Maconaquah Tournament starting at 9:00am.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . The big game this weekend is #5 Michigan State at Bloomington against the Indiana Hoosiers on ESPN, Saturday at 8:00pm. The Spartans are 9-2 in the conference and are the favorite to win the game especially after winning 85-57 in the first meeting.

NBA . At 29-23, the Pacers are the favorite to win tonight against the Hornets. That game starts at 7:00pm.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . #5 Notre Dame defeated North Carolina last night 94-62. Purdue upset #13 Michigan 81-79 in overtime. The Butler Lady Bulldogs host St. John’s tonight at 7:00pm.

NAIA Basketball . Indiana Wesleyan will host Huntington University on Saturday. Women’s Basketball kick-off the afternoon at 1:00pm followed by the Men. The same scenario is true just down the road in Upland where Taylor will host Mount Vernon Nazarene.


Don’t forget to subscribe to the MCSC Athletics YouTube channel to catch all the LIVE events provided by TribeTV. Follow MCSC Athletics on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Tune in everyday at 1:00pm for the Tribe Sports Daily show on YouTube.

 

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