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Football Summer Training Calendar

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Mississinewa High School Football and Coach Curt Funk have released their 2018 Summer Training Calendar. Downloadable PDF’s are available below. General weight training times have been added to the MCSC Athletics Calendar. For more information please contact Coach Funk at “curt_funk@olemiss.k12.in.us” or contact the high school at 765-674-2248.

June 2018 Calendar (pdf)

July 2018 Calendar (pdf)

Football takes First in 7th Annual Weight Bash

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Football . The Indians took first place last night in the 7th annual Spring Bash weight lifting event which reflects similar events to the NFL combine. Heisman Skeens took first place overall in the 40 yard dash. Skylar Tackett won first place in overall weight on the bench press. Six Indians placed in the top ten in coefficient on the bench press. Jason Arbogast and Skylar Tackett placed top ten in coefficient in the rack. Andruw Cruz won first place overall in the power clean. Mississinewa had 23 football players in the top 65 finishers for the entire event.

This Week’s Events . The 6th grade basketball season continues with several contests this week. RJB wrestling reaches the midpoint of their season. This March we are celebrating the Unified Champions teams. This week kicks off a series of great events. Be sure to follow MCSC Athletics on Facebook and Twitter for all the breaking updates.

Today’s Sports World Update

PGA Tour . Phil Mickelson won the World Golf Championships in Mexico this past weekend earning $1.7 million. Mickelson defeated Justin Thomas in a playoff on Hole 17. The Valspar Championship at Innisbrook is this weekend in Florida. The defending champ is Adam Hadwin.

MLB . Opening Day is quickly approaching as all teams will play on Thursday, March 29th. This is the first time since 1968 that every MLB team will open on the same day. The Cubs open at Miami, Houston at Texas, St. Louis at the Mets, the Royals will host the White Sox, and the fully-stocked Yankees will travel to Toronto just to name a few of the match-ups from day one.

NBA . Bojan Bogdanovic scored 29 points to lead the Pacers to a 92-89 win over the Bucks last night.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . #15 Michigan defeated #8 Purdue 75-66 to claim the Big Ten title for the second straight year. Moritz Wagner scored 17 points to lead the Wolverines. Isaac Haas had 23 points for Purdue. Notre Dame takes on Pitt today at 2:00pm in the ACC Men’s Tournament at New York Life. That game can be seen on ESPN2.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . The Butler Lady Bulldogs lost in the Big East quarterfinals to Marquette 73-61. #5 Notre Dame battled #4 Louisville, but the Irish lost 74-72 in the ACC Women’s Final.

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Weekend Recap: Girls Basketball Wins Big

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

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Football . The Mississinewa Indians tremendous season came to an end Friday in Greenwood, Indiana as the Woodsman upended their semi-state hopes 34-27. With hundreds of Mississinewa fans in attendance and over 700 watching at home, the Indians fought hard for their fans and came out on a mission. Dustin Patton seamed to ignite the fans with an early defensive show, as the Indians claimed early control. In the end, touchdowns from Senior Cade McCoin as well as three from Heisman Skeens were not enough to overcome Greenwood. Junior Sam Tarpein added 3 extra points for the Indians.

Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians defeated Maconaquah 93-26 on Saturday. The Junior Varsity also won 49-31. Girls basketball will be on the road at Bluffton early this week before another two-game stretch this weekend at home. Both home games can be watched live on MCSC Athletics YouTube.

There are no events tonight (Monday, November 13).

Today’s Sports Update

NBA . The Pacers lost to Houston last night 118-95. Victor Oladipo led the Pacers with 28 points.

NFL . The Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Colts 20-17 on Sunday. Chester Rogers had one reception on 104 yards with a touchdown for Indianapolis.

NCAA Football

  • Indiana 24-14 Illinois
  • Purdue 13-23 Northwestern
  • Notre Dame 8-41 Miami

NCAA Men’s Basketball

  • Purdue 111-42 Chicago State
  • Butler 85-75 Princeton
  • Indiana 86-77 Howard

Mississinewa Football image courtesy Scott Hunt . Marion Chronicle-Tribune

How to Watch: Mississinewa vs. Greenwood Regional Football

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Mississinewa Indians Football will travel to Greenwood for the IHSAA Regional game against the Woodsman on Friday, November 10. Kickoff is at 7:00pm. TribeTV will travel to Greenwood and will provide a stream of the game on MCSC Athletics YouTube Channel. Please remember that TribeTV is a student-media production team, and will be streaming via hotspot as Greenwood facilities do not have network outlets. Our students will do there absolute best to provide a live view of this great event. Please contact Brooks Holloway, TribeTV Faculty Supervisor and MCSC Media Director, with concerns or questions (email link provided above). MCSC Athletics appreciates our TribeTV students and all the work they do as they learn in an immersive experience.

Game Details

A link to the Live Stream is always available at MCSCAthletics.com on the “Home” page in the righthand sidebar.

Indians Face Greenwood in Regionals

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Football . The Mississinewa Indians defeated the Western Panthers 41-39 to claim a Sectional Championship. This was the team’s first title since 1988. Senior quarterback Cade McCoin rushed for three touchdowns and completed two passing touchdowns to Heisman Skeens. Skeens also rushed in a touchdown. Freshman Andre Salade continued his good form by kicking five PAT’s. On defense, the big play of the game was an interception by Cade Campbell to seal the title. Campbell also rushed for over 275 yards in the game. The Indians face the Greenwood Woodsmen in the Regional on Friday, November 10 at 7:00pm in Greenwood.

MHS Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians opened the season with a 75-54 win at Kokomo Taylor on Saturday. They continue the season when they host Wabash on Wednesday at 6:00pm.

Regional Football Ticket Information . Pre-Sale tickets are available starting Tuesday through Thursday from 7:30am to 3:30pm at Mississinewa High School in the Main Office. Pre-Sale ends on Friday at noon. Tickets are $8.00. Contact the Mississinewa High School Athletic Department at 765-674-2248 for questions.

Sectional Championship Shirts . “Party like it’s ’88!” shirts are on sale Monday and Tuesday for $10. The general public can order shirts from the Athletics Department. Students may order shirts during all lunch periods.

Fall Banquet . The Mississinewa High School Fall Sports Banquet scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed. A new date and time will be released soon.

There are no events scheduled for tonight.

Today’s Sports Update

NFL . The Indianapolis Colts defeated the Houston Texans 20-14 on Sunday. Jacoby Brissett was 20-30 with 308 yards and two touchdowns. Ty Hilton had five receptions on 175 yards with two touchdowns.

NBA . Indiana lost to New York last night 108-101. Thaddeus Young had 18 points for the Pacers.

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