Weather: For today mostly sunny high of 31. For Tuesday Cloudy and Windy with a possible chance of a snow shower high 38. Wednesday windy high of 34, Thursday and Friday will be sunny and high of 27.
Sports: Tomorrow the Mississinewa Lady Indians will travel to Norwell High School in Ossian, Indiana for round 1 of their sectional to play Norwell at 6pm.
News for today: Thousands of protesters across the country are still protesting that Donald Trump is racist, with a lot of signs stating “Dump Trump” with him in dumpster. Canadian Prime Minister says death of six in mosque shooting is terrorism.
Tonight the Mississinewa Indians Hosted the Alexandria Tigers and came up victorious 58-37 making that 11 straight for the guys. The Indians were lead in Scoring by 6’6″ Junior Thabit Gault who had 16 points along with 16 rebounds. Nolan Young added 14 points, Jerod May with 10, Batch Ceesay with 7, Conner Wilson with 6 points and 7 assist, Jalen Martin 3 points, and Ben Heineman with 2. The Indians will travel to Delta next Saturday!
Looking ahead at your weekend forecast for Tonight cloudy skies low 24. For Tomorrow Cloudy throughout the day high 31 winds west at 15mph chance of snow showers later in the evening 20 percent. And on Sunday Snow showers occasionally throughout the day and becoming more steady through the evening snow chances 50 percent.
The Mississinewa Boys Basketball has been on the road for nearly a month. Now they come back home to take on Central Indiana Conference (CIC) opponent the Alexandria Tigers. Mississinewa comes into tonight’s game on a 1o game winning streak recently defeating Elwood a week ago 68-52. On the other hand Alexandria comes in off of a recent defeat to defending conference champs the Oak Hill Golden Eagles. In last year’s contest the Indians traveled to Alexandria in what may have been the biggest roller coaster of a game for the Indians. They went into overtime and had the lead with just 20 seconds left in regulation, before 5’10” Junior Matt Hensley hit a three for the tigers to tie the game at 53. On the very next possession for the Indians Junior Nolan Young went the length of the court and was fouled and hit both of his free throws to give the Indians a 2 point lead. Alexandria attempted another three following Young’s free throws the Indians grabbed the rebound and came out victorious with an overtime victory 57-53. Mississinewa (12-2) Alexandria (9-7) Freshman begins at 5pm with Jv and Varsity to Follow come out and support the Indians!
Tonight The Mississinewa Lady Indians will play their final game of the regular season. They will travel to Blackford County to take the Blackford Bruins in a Central Conference Contest, The Lady Indians of Mississinewa (6-15) Blackford (5-15) Tip tonight at 7pm Tonight’s Contest is VARSITY Only!
Last Night The Girls Basketball team played conference rival Frankton. The JV Won in overtime but unfortunately the Varsity lost 50-41 making that now 11 games in a row that they have lost. The Lady Indians will travel to Blackford tomorrow for a Varsity Only contest at 7pm!
Tonight The Mississinewa Lady Indians Will Play 1 of the final 2 games of the regular season. Tonight The Lady Indians host the Frankton Lady Eagles, coming in on a 10 game losing streak head coach Kaley Barnes looks to get back on the winning side of things before playing at Blackford on Thursday, but first thing is first they have to play a game tonight. On the other hand Frankton comes in on a 3 game win streak defeating Blackford in their most recent game 55-36. Mississinewa (6-14) Vs. Frankton (14-8) Catch Live coverage of tonight’s Broadcast on the Tribe Sports Network With Dalton Bishop on the call!
Monday, January 23
6:00pm – Freshman Basketball vs. Southwood
6:00pm – RJB Boys Basketball vs. Alexandria
6:30pm – RJB Girls Basketball vs. Frankton
Tuesday, January 24
6:00pm – Girls Basketball vs. Frankton (TribeTV)
Wednesday, Janaury 25
6:30pm – Freshman Basketball at Cass
Thursday, January 26
6:00pm – RJB Girls Basketball at Kokomo
Friday, January 27
5:00pm – Boys Basketball 9th/JV/V vs. Alexandria (TribeTV)
Saturday, January 28
9:00am – Wrestling Sectionals at Oak Hill
9:00am – RJB Girls Basketball at Southwood
- RJB Boys Basketball 7th Grade at Oak Hill starting at 6:00pm.
- RJB Boys Basketball 8th Grade hosts Oak Hill at 6:00pm.
- MHS Boys Basketball travels to Wabash for a 6:00pm start.
We will have results following the contests. For more info on Indian Athletics follow @MCSCAthletics on Facebook and Twitter.