Tag Archives: Track & Field

Spring weather pushes back track start

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Track . Due to the severe weather in the area last night, the Track and Field event with Anderson Prep and Muncie Burris was postponed. There has not been a date set as of now to finish that meet.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Girls Tennis travels to Marion to open up their season at 5:00pm. MHS Baseball hosts Yorktown, and the JV Indians travel to Yorktown at 5:00pm. MHS Softball begins it’s season at Wapahani tonight, and RJB Softball travels to Northwestern for a 5:30pm first pitch. The MHS Baseball game against Yorktown can be seen live on MCSC Athletics YouTube provided by TribeTV.


Today’s Sports World Update

NBA . The Pacers lost to Denver last night 107-104, but still hold on to a 5-seed for the playoffs.

MLB . Here are some scores from around the league.

  • Kansas City defeats Detroit 1-0
  • Toronto 14-5 over the Chicago White Sox
  • Milwaukee wins 5-4 over St. Louis
  • The Cubs and Reds were postponed.

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IWU Division II Title Recap, Opening Dates for Spring Sports

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Reminder from Athletic Director Chanse Young, all spring athletes must have a physical on file in the front office before they can participate, try-out, and work with the Spring teams.

MHS Baseball . Opening day for Indians baseball is March 31 when the team travels to Cowan for a 10am game. The first home game is April 4 against Yorktown.

MHS Softball . The Lady Indians will host Marion for a scrimmage on March 31 at 11:00am. Opening day for softball is April 4 at Wapahani with the first home game coming on Saturday, April 7.

MHS Track & Field . On Tuesday, April 3 Anderson Prep and Muncie Burris will be at Mississinewa for the first track meet of the 2018 spring season. Events begin at 5:00pm.

MHS Girls Tennis . The Lady Indians will hold a scrimmage against Pendelton Heights on Monday, April 2 with the first match being played at Marion that Wednesday at 5:00pm.

MHS Boys Golf . The Indians will hit the links on Thursday, April 12 at 5:00pm as they host Southern Wells to open the season. Mississinewa home matches are played at Shady Hills Golf Course.

Tonight’s Events . The RJB Wrestling team will travel to Oak Hill for the CIC wrestling meet. Action on the mat starts at 5:00pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

 

NAIA Men’s Basketball . The Indiana Wesleyan Wildcats won the NAIA Division 2 National Championship last night defeating Saint Francis 84-71. Kyle Mangas was the tournament’s most valuable player. Head Coach Greg Tonagel was named the NAIA Division 2 National Coach of the Year and NABC NAIA  Coach of the Year. The title was the Wildcat’s third national title in five years. Kyle Mangas scored 23 points to lead Indiana Wesleyan, and Derek Hinen scored 24 points for Saint Francis. The Indiana Wesleyan Wildcats will host a reception for the team this evening in Luckey Arena. Follow @IWUWildcats on social media for updates on this event.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Notre Dame won over Hampton 84-63 in the NIT First Round. Radford will advance to face Villanova as the “First Four” games launched the beginning of March Madness last night. UCLA also lost to the Bonnies of Saint Bonnaventure who will face Florida in the NCAA Round of 64. Butler and Purdue were the only two Indiana-based teams to make the field and will play on Friday.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Ball State, Purdue, and Indiana will open up action in the Women’s NIT on Thursday. Notre Dame, who received a number one seed in the Women’s NCAA tournament will play on Friday at 5:00pm.

NBA . The Pacers defeated the 76ers last night 101-98 moving to 40-28 on the season. Myles Turner led Indiana with 25 points.

NASCAR . The Auto Club Speedway will host the Monster Energy Series at California on Sunday, March 18. Racing begins at 3:30pm on Fox.

PGA Golf . The Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill will start tomorrow morning. Marc Leishman is the reigning champ. This weekend’s purse is $8.9 million.

iMLB . The Chicago Cubs will be the first game to start on Opening Day of the 2018 season on Thursday, March 29 at 12:30pm as they travel to Miami. The game will be live on ESPN. Jon Lester is slated to start on the mound. Other games on Opening Day that are available on ESPN are Houston and Texas, San Francisco at Los Angeles, and Cleveland at Seattle.


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Track’s Second Indoor Meet, and Selection Sunday Info

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Reminder from Athletic Director Chanse Young, all spring athletes must have a physical on file in the front office before they can participate, try-out, and work with the Spring teams.

RJB Soccer . In case you missed the Call-Out Meeting this morning at R.J. Baskett Middle School, please contact Coach Kaleigh South for questions regarding the upcoming season.

MHS Baseball . Try-outs for the 2018 Mississinewa High School Baseball team will begin Monday, March 12th at 7:00pm in the Auxiliary Gym. Please contact Coach Mike Scott for more information.

This Weekend’s Events . MHS Track & Field will participate in their second Indoor Meet at Indiana Wesleyan on Saturday beginning 9:00am. The teams open up the season next Wednesday at 5:00pm with a home meet against Southwood.


Today’s Sports World Update

PGA Tour . Jimmy Walker leads at the Valspar Championship at five under as Round Two launches today. Tiger Woods is currently tied for 3rd.

NASCAR . The Monster Energy Cup sets it’s sights on the Phoenix International Raceway this Sunday, March 11. Racing begins at 3:30pm.

MLB . Just a reminder that Opening Day in the Major League is Thursday, March 29th.

NBA . The Atlanta Hawks will be visiting the Pacers tonight for a 7:00pm tip. Indiana is the huge favorite in this match-up. Victor Oladipo leads the team with 23.8 points per game this season.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Butler defeated Seton Hall to advance in the Big East Tournament 75-74. Ball State lost to Kent State 76-73. Duke defeated Notre Dame easily last night 88-70 to advance to the third meeting with North Carolina in the ACC Tournament tonight at 9:00pm on ESPN. The Selection Show will launch this Sunday at 6:00pm on TBS. Stream the show live here.

NAIA Men’s Basketball . Indiana Wesleyan defeated Antelope Valley 87-76 yesterday. The Wildcats will now play IU Southeast today at 5:00pm in the Round of 16.

NAIA Women’s Basketball . Taylor will face Concordia today at 11:15am in the Second Round as the Lady Wildcats will play Southeastern at 1:00pm in the Round of 16.


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