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6th Grade Hoops, Senior Night on Friday

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Mississinewa High School Senior Honor Night for winter athletics is this Friday, April 16 at approximately 7:00pm. The event will take place immediately after the Boys JV contest with Eastbrook. TribeTV will have live coverage of the entire evening on MCSC Athletic’s YouTube channel.

Kyler Funk will wrestle at approximately 7:00pm on Friday at the State Finals in Banker’s Fieldhouse. TribeTV is not permitted to cover the event, but a live stream is provided at IHSAAtv.org.

RJB Boys Basketball . The 6th grade A-Team lost to East Jay last night 32-28. Boston Burbank and Mason Cox scored 8 points each in the loss. The B-Team won 18-14 over East Jay. Deakon Dilts scored 5 points to lead the Junior Indians.

RJB Girls Basketball . The 6th grade girls A-Team lost to East Jay 26-25. Sophia Morrison had 12 points. The B-Team won 18-6.

Tonight’s Events . There are no events scheduled for tonight at RJB or MHS.


Today’s Sports World Update

Winter Olympics .  Korean-American Chloe Kim won gold in the half-pipe yesterday. That is the United States third gold medal, as Norway is still the top medal award winner.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Notre Dame lost to North Carolina last night 83-66. Martinis Geben scored 18 points in the loss and with 7 rebounds. Butler faces Georgetown tonight at 6:30pm on the CBS Sports Network, and Ball State plays Akron on ESPN3 at 7:00pm.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . The Lady Hoosiers defeated Purdue last night 52-44.

NAIA Men’s Basketball . The Wildcats travel to Mount Vernon tonight. The Trojans host Huntington tonight at 7:00pm.

NAIA Women’s Basketball . The Lady Wildcats face Mount Vernon on Wednesday. Taylor has a home game on Wednesday with Huntington.


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Funk to wrestle Girgenti at 182

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Wrestling . Kyler Funk will wrestle in the IHSAA State Finals at Banker’s Fieldhouse this weekend. He placed fourth at the Ft. Wayne Semi-State on Saturday. Kyler has been placed in the upper bracket of the 182 class and has drawn Cade Girgenti of Chesterton (35-1) in the first round. Funk is 30-9 on the year.

MHS Boys Basketball . Thabit Gault had 17 points and 16 rebounds in an Indian loss to Frankton on Friday. Landen Swanner added 10 points as the Indians lost 71-56 to give Frankton the control in the Central Indiana Conference. The JV team also lost 45-43. Colin Yoder had 14 points for the JV team.

Tonight’s Events . 6th Boys Basketball travels to East Jay for a 5:30pm tip while the 6th grade girls host East Jay at 6:00pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

Winter Olympics .  The United States has two golds, a silver, and a bronze as of Monday morning. Norway leads the medal count with nine. The big story so far, is Mirai Nagasu becoming the first American woman to land a triple axel in the olympics in the women’s free-skate competition.

NBA . The Pacers defeated the New York Knicks last night 121-113. Victor Oladipo scored 30 points on 10 of 24 shooting with 9 assists.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Notre Dame faces #21 North Carolina tonight at 7:00pm on ESPN. The Fighting Irish are 15-10 on the season.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Butler was defeated by Marquette yesterday 78-59. #5 Notre Dame defeated Georgia Tech 85-69. The Lady Hoosiers take on Purdue tonight at 7:00pm.

NAIA Men’s Basketball . Indiana Wesleyan defeated Saint Francis 86-82 on Saturday. The Wildcats travel to Mount Vernon on Tuesday. Taylor hosted Goshen this weekend and won 96-94. The Trojans host Huntington on Tuesday at 7:00pm.

NAIA Women’s Basketball . The Lady Wildcats defeated Saint Francis this weekend 61-52. They face Mount Vernon on Wednesday. Taylor won big over Goshen 78-47 heading into another home game on Wednesday with Huntington.


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Boys Hoops travels to Frankton

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Spring Schedules have been released on MCSC Athletics.com for both MHS and RJB athletics. Check out each team page or visit the Calendar page for a complete listing of events. These schedules may change before opening day, and MCSC Athletics will update as needed.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Boys Basketball travels to Frankton tonight for another CIC battle. Kyler Funk will wrestle at the Ft. Wayne Semi-State on Saturday in the coliseum.


Today’s Sports World Update

Winter Olympics . North and South Korea showed unity at the games by sitting side-by-side. Curling continues today as well as the launch of the snowboarding competition.

NBA . Indiana will face Boston tonight at 7:30pm. Boston is in first place in the Atlantic conference while Indiana sits third in the Central Conference.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Duke fell by four points to North Carolina in the Dean Dome last night. Ball State plays Kent State tonight on ESPNU at 9:00pm while the Hoosiers face Minnesota at 7:30pm on Fox Sports One.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . The Lady Hoosiers defeated Illinois last night 70-54. Minnesota took control over Purdue with a 78-74 win. The Butler women play DePaul tonight at 7:00pm.

NAIA Men’s Basketball . On Saturday, the Wildcats will face Saint Francis on the road as Taylor hosts Goshen.

NAIA Women’s Basketball . Looking ahead to the weekend, IWU plays at Saint Francis on Saturday, and the Lady Trojans will host Goshen. Both of those games start at 1:00pm.


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Frosh lose to Marion in tough battle

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Boys Basketball . C-Team basketball followed up last night with another contest against Marion. The freshman team lost 42-31.

RJB Boys Basketball . 6th grade visited Justice to play an A and B game. The A-Team lost 67-27. Nolan Quaderer led the team with 10 points. The B-Team also lost 26-14.

Tonight’s Events . This weekend the Indians will travel to Frankton on Friday for a CIC Boys Hoops battle before Kyler Funk wrestles at the Fort Wayne Semi-State on Saturday.


Today’s Sports World Update

Winter Olympics . Curling, Freestyle Skiing, and Ski Jumping are the current events taking place at the winter games. The United States is 1-1 in the Mixed Curling competition.

NBA . The Pelicans and Pacers game was put on hold due to moisture on the court, and an apparent leak in the roof.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . #14 Ohio State upset #3 Purdue in Mackey Arena last night 64-63. Carsen Edwards had 28 points on 8 of 13 shooting for Purdue in the loss. Tonight, one of the biggest rivalries in college basketball will take place on ESPN at 8:00pm between #9 Duke and #21 North Carolina.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Purdue takes on Minnesota, and Indiana faces Illinois tonight. Both games start at 7:00pm.

NAIA Men’s Basketball . On Saturday, the Wildcats will face Saint Francis on the road as Taylor hosts Goshen.

NAIA Women’s Basketball . Looking ahead to the weekend, IWU plays at Saint Francis on Saturday, and the Lady Trojans will host Goshen. Both of those games start at 1:00pm.


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Boys Hoops falls to Marion

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Boys Basketball . Coach Cunningham and the JV Indians fell to 13-4 on the season with a loss at Bill Green Arena last night to the Marion Giants. Payton Ensor led the Indians with 8 points in the 40-32 loss. The Varsity team struggled in the second half, and they also lost to Marion 85-49. The Indians are now 11-6 heading into the home-stretch of the season with a tough Frankton team on Friday. Anthony Horton and Elijah Bounds led the Indians with 13 points each.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Boys Basketball C-Team travels to Marion tonight to face the Giants at 6:00pm. The RJB 6th grade Boys Basketball team also visits Marion to play Justice at 6:00pm. This weekend the Indians will travel to Frankton on Friday for a CIC Boys Hoops battle before Kyler Funk wrestles at the Fort Wayne Semi-State on Saturday.


Today’s Sports World Update

Winter Olympics . The 2018 Winter Olympics kick off today in Pyeongchang. The event is launched with the Curling round robin stages.

NFL . The Colts almost picked up a new head coach in Josh McDaniels. He decided, in a strange turn-of-events, to remain with the Patriots.

NBA . Indiana, at 30-25, will face the Pelicans tonight at 8:00pm. Both teams have had similar seasons.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . The Butler Bulldogs took #5 Xavier to overtime before eventually falling 98-93. Ball State defeated Bowling Green 59-56, and Notre Dame topped Boston College 96-85. The big game tonight places #3 Purdue at 23-2 against #14 Ohio State. The Big Ten Network has coverage starting at 8:30pm.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . The Ball State women take on Eastern Michigan at 7:00pm on ESPN3.

NAIA Men’s Basketball . The Indiana Wesleyan Wildcats hosted the Taylor Trojans last night. IWU picked up the win 95-86. On Saturday, the Wildcats will face Saint Francis on the road as Taylor hosts Goshen.

NAIA Women’s Basketball . Taylor will travel the ten miles to Indiana Wesleyan to battle the Lady Wildcats at 7:00pm tonight. Looking ahead to the weekend, IWU plays at Saint Francis on Saturday, and the Lady Trojans will host Goshen. Both of those games start at 1:00pm.


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