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Indians Hunt Down CIC Victory, Volleyball, Cross Country, and Girls Soccer Success

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

Indians Football traveled to Oak Hill on Friday to battle the Eagles in a CIC match-up. Mississinewa won 60-0 in a game where the Indians totaled over 600 all-purpose yards. Heisman Skeens scored five touchdowns for the Indians helping the team overcome 13 penalties throughout the game, which was a minor hiccup for the victory. The “Cade’s” continued to have great performances as Campbell and McCoin both added huge offensive contributions. The Indians drew Frankfort (0-7), in the IHSAA opening round of sectional. Frankfort will host that game on October 20th.


Volleyball fought off the Eastern Comets to win 3-2. The junior varsity squad also won 2-0. Varsity sets were 25-14, 22-25, 19-25, 25-10, 15-11. Halle Planck rallied 14 kills, 3 blocks, and 3 aces for the Indians. Erika Foy had 13 kills, 8 digs, 2 blocks, and an ace. Kenzie Skeens accumulated 41 assists and Madison Stanley added 12 digs.


Cross Country had a great performance at Indiana Wesleyan in the CIC races this weekend. The big story was Brennan Butche repeating as CIC Boys Champion with a time of 15:55.8. Johnathan Tucker and Jacob Ehmer also earned All-Conference along with Carli Fones who placed 8th in the girls race (21:12.1).


Girls Soccer picked up a late goal by Beth Lucas to defeat Taylor 1-0. The girls prepare for Sectionals this week against Maconaquah in the opening round of play.


RJB Tennis Boys and Girls both defeated Manchester and the RJB 7th Grade Volleyball team won the 2017 CIC Championship.


There are no event’s tonight, but Indians are back in action on Tuesday. Don’t forget to tune in daily at 10:00am on MCSC Athletics YouTube for Tribe Sports Daily with Brooks Holloway and the TribeTV crew.

Volleyball Owns Senior Night, Boys Tennis at Sectionals Tonight

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director . brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us
Featured Image from Mississinewa Volleyball via Twitter
Boys Tennis image courtesy of Scott Hunt . shunt@chronicle-tribune.com

Mississinewa Volleyball rolled past the Blackford Bruins last night in five straight sets between the junior varsity and varsity contests. The varsity sets were 25-11, 25-9, and 25-10. The Lady Indians also honored the team’s Seniors before the varsity match (featured image). This was another Central Indiana Conference win for volleyball.

Erika Foy 14 kills, 6 digs, 3 aces
Haley Walters 6 digs
Kenzie Skeens 32 assists, 2 aces
Allison Swift 1 kills, 4 digs, 1 ace
Jazlyn Hoffeins 3 digs
Mallory Sands 4 kills, 10 digs, 1 ace
Taylor Walker 4 kills, 1 ace



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Boys Tennis battled #15 Cathedral last night at Yorktown High School in final preparation for sectionals against Marion tonight. The Indians lost 4-1 with Paxton Sample coming away with the only win at 3 Singles (6-4, 6-1). Ethan Miller also won his JV Tennis match 6-4, 6-2.


R.J. Baskett Athletics had several teams in action last night. The Cross Country team ran well at their invitational, and the boys and girls tennis teams both won 4-1. The 7th grade football team defeated Madison Grant 44-20, and the 8th grade also won 46-0 over the Argylls. RJB 6th grade volleyball lost in straight sets to Frankton.


Tonight’s Events

  • RJB Volleyball vs. Alexandria . 5:00pm
  • MHS Boys Tennis vs. Marion at IHSAA Marion Sectional . 5:00pm
  • RJB Tennis vs. Shenandoah . 5:30pm
  • MHS Boys Soccer vs. Oak Hill . 6:00pm . Watch Live on TribeTV (TheCube) or on MCSC Athletics YouTube

Soccer & Tennis Meet Tough Opponents

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

Boys Soccer fought for a road-win last night at North Miami. It was the last away match of the season for the Indians that ended in a 10-0 loss. The boys and girls host Eastbrook on Monday for Senior Honor Night with the Lady Indians kicking off the evening at 6:00pm. Senior Honors will be given between games.


Ole Miss Boys Tennis continued their tough schedule at state-ranked #7 Avon last night. Paxton Sample fought into a third set tie-break but could not get the Indians a point, and the team fell 5-0 to the Orioles. Mississinewa is 12-5 with Senior Honor Night on Monday against Burris.


RJB Boys and Girls Tennis swept the Eastern Comets in straight sets 5-0, 5-0. RJB Volleyball 7th Grade defeated Blackford in straight sets 2-0. At this time there was no 8th grade result reported.


Tonight’s Events

Saturday’s Events

  • MHS Cross Country New Haven Invitational . 9:00am
  • MHS Boys Tennis Lebanon Invitational . 9:00am
  • MHS JV Volleyball Invitational at Mississinewa . 9:00am
  • RJB Cross Country at Delta . 9:00am
  • MHS JV Football vs. Madison Grant . 10:00am

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

Girls Soccer Wins on the Road

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

Lady Indians Soccer traveled to Lakeland Park Christian to earn a road victory 2-1. Webb continued her scoring with both of the girls goals (assisted by Greer on one of those goals).


RJB Boys Tennis won last night 5-0, and the girls were defeated 2-3. RJB 6th Grade Volleyball won in straight sets while the B-Team won 2-1.


Tonight’s Events

  • RJB Cross Country Grant Four at Taylor University . 4:30pm
  • RJB Tennis vs. Kokomo . 5:00pm
  • MHS Cross Country Grant Four at Taylor University . 5:00pm
  • MHS Girls Soccer vs. South Adams . 5:00pm . Watch Live on TribeTV
  • MHS Boys Soccer at South Adams . 5:30pm
  • RJB Football at Eastbrook . 6:00pm
  • RJB Volleyball at Kokomo . 6:00pm

RJB Tennis Sweeps Eastern, Volleyball CIC Showdown

Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us
Featured Image by Scott Hunt/shunt@chronicle-tribune.com

The Alexandria Tigers came into Mississinewa looking to battle for a place atop the Volleyball CIC. The Junior Varsity Lady Indians started the evening with a 2-1 win, but the varsity squad struggled falling 3-0 to the visitors giving Alexandria control over the CIC.


Girls Soccer hosted Wapahani while the boys team traveled to the Raider’s home pitch. The boys held control over much of the match, but could only bring home a draw with a final score of 2-2. The Lady Indians won at Fisher Field 6-0 with Webb and South both netting 2 goals each to lead the girls side.


RJB Tennis paired up against the Eastern Comets from Greentown and swept all matches in the boys and girls events with a clean 5-0, 5-0 win.


RJB Volleyball battled the Wes-Del Warriors at all grade levels. The 6th grade came up short losing 2-1, while the 7th grade earned a victory 2-0, and 8th grade won in 3 sets (2-1).


Tonight’s Events
RJB Tennis vs. Madison Grant . 5:00pm
MHS Girls Soccer at Burris . 5:00pm
MHS Boys Tennis at Elwood . 5:00pm
RJB Football vs. Elwood . 6:00pm

Tennis Sweeps Opponents

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

Boys Tennis battled in it’s first conference match of the year against CIC opponent Madison Grant. The Indians won 4-1 which makes them 6-1 on the season (1-0 CIC). Isaac Torres, Conner Murphy, and Paxton Sample did not give up a point in the singles matches. The second doubles court of Christensen and Stark won 6-3, 6-3. RJB Tennis also brought home two wins defeating Western in both the boys and girls matches 4-1.


RJB Football lost in both the 7th and 8th grade games to Kokomo at Fisher Field.

Tonight’s Events
MHS Boys Tennis vs. Blackford . 5:00pm
MHS Volleyball at Eastbrook . 6:00pm
MHS Boys Soccer vs. Heritage . 6:00pm
RJB Volleyball vs. Elwood . 6:00pm
RJB Tennis at McCulloch . 5:00pm (at Marion HS)

Baseball Wins on Senior Night, Softball Battles Slump, & Girls Tennis Sectional

Thursday, May 18, 2017 . Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us

Nine Baseball seniors ended their playing days on their home field with a 12-2 win over Taylor in five innings. Nick Richards pitched the complete game with 2 strikeouts and 2 walks. The Titans grabbed five hits off of Richards. Offensively, Garrison Smith had 3 hits, Gage Gallion 2 hits, Lucas Richards 2 hits and 5 runs. Noah Harris had 2 RBIs, Nolan Young and Tim Nemes each had a double. The Indians play tonight at Wabash at 5:30pm then play on Saturday in a rescheduled Grant Four against Oak Hill at 9:00am. The Grant Four is at Madison Grant.


Softball continued to struggle last night as they lost to Northwestern 1-4. Erika Foy pitched the complete game with 4 strikeouts, 2 walks, and gave up 6 hits. Darcie Patton went 1 for 2, Madison Stanley had a single and an RBI, and Mallory Sands and Erika Foy added a hit. The Lady Indians play tonight as they host Eastern at 5:00pm before they open the Grant Four Weekend.


Girls Tennis finished their season and tournament play in a loss to Marion 1-4 last night at the IHSAA Marion Sectional.


In the Howard County Tournament, the 8th Grade Softball team advanced again with a win over Tipton 20-5. They play again tonight at 5:30pm.


Tonight’s MCSC Athletic Events
Baseball at Wabash 5:00pm
JV Baseball vs. Kokomo 5:00pm
JV Softball at Northwestern 5:00pm
Softball vs. Eastern 5:00pm
Boys Track & Field Sectionals at Indiana Wesleyan University 5:00pm
8th Grade Softball in the Howard County Tournament 5:30pm

Weather This Evening: Partly Cloudy, Windy, 83º

Indians Battle Tigers in CIC Events

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 . Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us


The Alexandria Tigers were the big opponent across the board in several CIC events last night. Baseball hosted Alexandria and won 15-5. Gage Gallion earned the win on the mound. Noah Harris had three hits. Lucas Richards, Cade McCoin, Garrison Smith, Gage Gallion, and Andruw Weiss had two hits. Weiss also added in a double. The Indians will play at Frankton tonight.

Junior Varsity Baseball defeated Alexandria 8-1. Owen Felver was 2 for 3 with a double, and he also pitched the complete game for the win.


Softball lost to Alexandria 3-8. They will play again tonight as they host Southwood.

Junior Varsity Softball defeated the Tigers 15-1. They finish CIC play 6-0.


Breyton Berryhill (39) was the medalist for Boys Golf as they took on Alexandria and won 173-206. This was the team’s lowest 9-hole round of the year. Josh Dakin shot a 41 followed by Doak Labarr (46) and Braden Henry (47).


The Delta Eagles handed the Lady Indians Tennis team a loss in their final match of the season 0-5. The Eagles are ranked #16 in the state. The Junior Varsity also lost 3-4 behind wins from Gabby Stephenson, Abigail Tignor, and Amiah Lewis. Girls Tennis will play Marion on Wednesday in the IHSAA Girls Tennis Sectional at Marion High School.


Tonight’s MCSC Athletics Events (home)
Girls Track & Field Sectionals at Indiana Wesleyan . 5:00pm
Softball vs. Southwood . 5:00pm
Baseball at Frankton . 5:30pm

Weather for This Evening: Mostly Sunny, 81º

Weekend Recap . May 12-13

Monday, May 15, 2017 . Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us

18424123_1550729611635425_1109690464631727202_nGirls Tennis had a busy weekend playing Western on Friday and then traveling to Concordia for a tournament on Saturday. The Lady Indians defeated Western 5-0, and 3-2 in the Junior Varsity match.

On Saturday the Lady Indians finished in a tie at 2nd place with Adams Central behind Ft. Wayne Canterbury. Haleigh Rowley placed 3rd at One-Singles. Heidi Rowley also placed 3rd at Two-Singles. Maggie Herring took 5th place in the third spot. Katie Powell and Tyra Stanley finished third at One-Doubles. The Two-Doubles pair finished 4th place between Pia Briz and Gabby Stephenson/Heavyn Miller. Girls Tennis hosts Delta tonight at 5:00pm.


At Adams Central, the Lady Indians Softball team dropped two games in a round-robin event on Saturday. In Game One, the team lost to Adams Central 5-6 in 8 innings. Erika Foy pitched the complete game with 8 hits and 1 strikeout. Riley McKee was 3 for 4, Kait Leavitt was 2 for 3, Erika Foy went 2 of 4, and Darcie Patton had a double and two RBIs.

18424203_1550726051635781_9211690345173812088_nIn Game Two, the Lady Indians lost to Angola 0-9 with Kait Leavitt and Jenna Berryhill on the mound. Darcie Patton had a double.


At the CIC Boys Golf Invitational, the Indians finished in 4th place. Josh Dakin placed 4th individually. Doak Labarr followed at 10th place, and Brayden Henry placed 15th.


Baseball traveled to Homestead for a doubleheader. The Indians lost 3-10 in Game One, and the lost 2-12 in Game Two.


RJB Baseball 8th Grade defeated Logansport and Marion on Saturday while the 7th Grade went 1-1 on the day.


RJB Tennis competed in the Angola Tournament. Braley Bushman took the medal at Three-Singles.18446920_1550359991672387_2778867451906398919_n


Tonight’s MCSC Athletics Events
Boys Golf vs. Alexandria . 4:30pm
Girls Tennis vs. Delta . 5:00pm
JV Softball at Marion . 5:00pm
RJB Golf vs. Kokomo at Kokomo American Legion GC . 5:00pm

Weather for this evening: Mostly Sunny, 77º