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Weekend Recap

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

Indians Football was on the road to open the season at the home of the Lapel Bulldogs. The Indians were victorious 42-27. Senior Cade McCoin completed two touchdowns from the air while rushing one into the endzone. Hunter Smalley and Heisman Skeens each caught one of those touchdown passes from McCoin. Skeens also ran three more touchdowns for the Indians recording over 350 all-purpose yards.


Boys Soccer defeated the Tri-Central Trojans at Fisher Field on Saturday 3-2. All fice goals were scored in the first half. Robbie Smith, Cory Quakenbush, and Sam Tarpein found the net for the Indians. Colin Yoder assisted on two goals along with Sean Williams.


Boys Tennis traveled to Adams Central on Saturday to earn a 3-2 victory over the Jets. Isaac Torres won 6-3, 6-3 at One-Singles. Conner Murphy (5-7, 6-4, 6-4) and Paxton Sample (6-2, 6-2) added the other Indian wins to sweep the singles spots.


At Yorktown, our Cross Country runners opened the season on Saturday. The Boys team placed 7th (159) while the Girls finished 5th (114). Brennan Butche took 1st place at 16:14.8 for the Indians. Aurora Fisher was the top runner for the Girls placing 2nd with a time of 21:22.1.


Lady Indians Volleyball took 2nd place at the Elwood Tournament on Saturday. The team defeated Tipton (25-24, 18-25, 15-8), Clinton Central (25-20, 25-18), and Lewis Cass (25-11, 25-12). In the Championship Match the Lady Indians fell to Danville (25-27, 20-25).

The Fall Season Fires Up

Monday, August 14, 2017
Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us

The 2017 fall season for Mississinewa sports is underway. Coach Funk and the Indian Football team competed Friday in a scrimmage against the Eastern Comets. The Indians look to retain their CIC title and excellent performance last year as they open the season with non-conference play on Friday at Lapel (7:00pm).

Boys and Girls Soccer kicked off their seasons with Jamboree action on Saturday. The Boys, at Eastbrook, competed very well in both periods of play as the Girls traveled to Oak Hill and battled in an afternoon exhibition. Both teams made Mississinewa very proud. Boys Soccer opens up play at Peru tomorrow at 5:00pm. The Lady Indians host Mt. Vernon on Tuesday starting at 6:00pm. You can watch the Lady Indians host Mt. Vernon on Tribe TV, as well as all home matches.


Monday, August 14 Events
Boys Tennis vs. Bluffton . 5:00pm

Mississinewa 2nd at Spring Bash

On Monday, Mississinewa athletes competed in the annual Spring Bash Weight Meet hosted by the Mississinewa Football team. Muncie Central , Elwood, Tipton, Jay County, and Twin Lakes competed alongside Mississinewa in four events; 40 yard dash, power clean, squat, and bench press. Muncie Central took home the top team award as well as the top individual performance from Xavier Cleaves. Mississinewa earned second as a team, and below are the top five individual performances from the Indians.

  • Tyce Nicholson (5th Overall)
  • Sean Shrout (9th Overall)
  • Cade Campbell (16th Overall)
  • Cade McCoin (17th Overall)
  • Heisman Skeens (22nd Overall)
  • Rounding out Mississinewa’s Top Ten: Brandon Hewitt, Dustin Patton, Evan Wilkins, Caden Bell, Weston Lockwood