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Rain Challenges Soccer Results and Cross Country Battles at Grant Four

Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us

While Boys Soccer was rain outed at South Adams and tentatively scheduled for Wednesday at 5:30pm, the Lady Indians soccer team hosted the Starfires and finished in a 3-3 draw.


Cross Country ran in a soggy Grant Four with both teams placing 3rd. Brennan Butche won the boys race with Tucker and Ehmer finishing in the top ten. Carli Fones earned top ten honors in the girls race.


RJB Volleyball took the 7th grade match against Kokomo 25-12, 25-4 while the 8th grade fell 15-25, 25-23, 13-15.


RJB Tennis defeated Kokomo tonight. The girls won 5-0, and the boys won 3-1.


RJB Football battled CIC opponent Eastbrook last night. The 8th Grade won 32-28 along with a 7th Grade win 22-8.


Tonight’s Events

  • MHS Boys Tennis vs. Frankton . 4:30pm
  • MHS Boys Soccer at South Adams . 5:30pm (rescheduled from last night)
  • MHS Volleyball at Elwood . 6:00pm

Weekend Recap! Football, Tennis, Soccer, and More

Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us

The Mississinewa Indians lost a CIC Football battle against Eastbrook on Friday night 42-21. Cade Campbell rushed for two touchdowns (112 yards on 22 carries) and Heisman Skeens (70 yards rushing and 53 receiving) ran for a touchdown as well. The Indians host Madison Grant next week. Fans can watch that game live on TribeTV.


Boys Tennis competed in the Homestead Invitational on Saturday and placed 6th of eight teams. Paxton Sample finished the day in 2nd place at #3 Singles as he defeated Penn and Concord, but eventually lost to Homestead in the finals. The Indians are 11-4 with Frankton at home this Wednesday in their final CIC match.


Volleyball had a tough contest Saturday at Delta. The Junior Varsity and Varsity (21-25, 16-25, 17-25) lost in straight sets. Erika Foy had 5 kills and 6 digs. Halle Planck recorded 7 kills, 5 blocks, and 2 aces. Kirsten Lockwood had 6 kills and 3 blocks. Kenzie Skeens tallied 22 assists.


The Boys Soccer team kicked off a double header with the Lady Indians on Saturday at Blackford. Williams, Yoder, and Sallade scored for the Indians to give the boys a 3-1 win over the Bruins. The girls won 3-2 off of two goals from Webb and one from Ulerick.


Girls Golf finished their season at the Huntington North Sectional this past weekend placing 8th. Scores: LaBarr (93), Davis (106), Tignor (113), Pannell (118), and Allen (124). Good season Lady Indians!


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At the Jim Leffler Invitational, the Indians Cross Country team finished 8th (boys) and 9th (girls). Brennan Butche was first for the boys with a time of 15:54. Jon Tucker(30), Jacob Ehmer (31), and Tony Parish (68) were the top runners for the boys. The Lady Indians were led by Carli Fones who finished 16th. Jordan Luedtke (50) and Lynnzey Young (51) rounded out the top three for the girls. Raegan Tippey won the JV Girls race, and Bryce Nash finished 21st for the top JV boys runner.

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Images courtesy of Coach Ean Van Winkle

RJB 6th Grade Volleyball competed in the Selma Invitational and finished the day 1-3.


Mississinewa Alum Katie Elson was one of two athletes to receive the Jack and Marge Colescott Athletic Scholarship on Saturday at Arbor Trace. Congratulations Katie!

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Photo courtesy of Indiana Wesleyan University via The Marion Chronicle-Tribune.

Tonight’s Events
RJB Tennis vs. McCulloch . 5:00pm
MHS Girls Soccer at Lakewood Park Christian . 5:30pm
RJB Volleyball at Oak Hill . 6:00pm

Indians Dominate Panthers for Homecoming

Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us
Featured Image by Glen E. Devitt (For more great images from Mr. Devitt Click Here)

Indians Football rolled past the Elwood Panthers Friday night amidst the Homecoming festivities this past weekend 60-0 for another CIC win. Senior Cade McCoin connected for four touchdowns, three of those to Heisman Skeens and the fourth to Hunter Smalley. Sophomore Cade Campbell had a great ground attack rushing for two touchdowns and one punt return TD. Freshman Tai McClung ran for two touchdowns as well. On defense, Bryce Luedtke had one interception for the Indians.


Mississinewa Cross Country ran at the Wildcat Invitational on Saturday. A huge highlight was Aurora Fisher breaking the school record, set by Amanda Baldwin (2015), with a time of 19:46. Both the Boys and Girls teams finished in 15th place. Brennan Butche placed 4th overall for the Boys.


At the Grant Four Golf outing on Saturday Mississinewa Lady Indians placed 4th. Maggie LaBarr led the girls with a 101.


Ole Miss Boys Tennis continued to get back on track with a big win against the visitors from Northeastern 5-0. The match was played with two singles and three doubles events. The Indians are 9-4 on the season with Alexandria tonight.

Isaac Torres (1S) 6-0, 6-0
Conner Murphey (2S) 6-1, 6-2
Seth Graves & Paxton Sample (1D) 6-0, 6-1
Chandler Morrison & Mason Christensen (2D) 6-1, 6-0
Josiah Stark & Ethan Miller (3D) 6-4, 6-4

Tonight’s Events
MHS Girls Golf vs. Oak Hill . 4:30pm
MHS Boys Tennis at Alexandria . 4:30pm
MHS Girls Soccer vs. Tipton . 5:30pm (Watch Live)