Williams win Florida Today’s Athlete of the Week (4/6/17)
MIC senior baseball player Steven Williams accumulated 38.76% of the 3,135 votes collected. A big THANK YOU goes out to Cougar nation for your support! View the Florida Today story here.
Aguilo-Seara, Moyers advance to state tennis tournament (4/4/17)
MIC’s doubles team made up of sophomore Francisco Aguilo-Seara and senior Pierce Moyers won the district doubles competition and advance to the FHSAA State Tennis Tournament in Orlando on April 24-25. Aguilo-Seara also won the #1 boys singles competition and advances to the state tournament in singles play as well.
Dwyer pitches Cougars past HEAT (3/28/17)
MIC sophomore Chandler Dwyer allowed only one hit in six innings of work while senior Steven Williams went 2-3 with 4 RBI as the Cougars defeated Brevard HEAT 9-2 on Monday night. MIC improved to 5-4 overall, 5-3 in district play. The Cougars host Geneva at 5:00 pm on Friday.
Tennis teams top Palm Bay H.S. (3/27/17)
The MIC boys and girls tennis teams claimed 5-2 victories over Palm Bay on Monday afternoon. For the boys, Pierce Moyers, Cameron Rye, Jack Stallone, and Noah Portanova won singles matches for the Cougars while the doubles team of Moyers and Stallone was also victorious. For the girls, singles winners were Shanata Norwich, Angelina Caswell, Anya Warren and Grace Stallone while the doubles team of Caswell and Stallone also won.
Lady Cougars win big over Brevard HEAT (3/24/27)
The Lady Cougar softball team defeated Brevard HEAT by a score of 21-8 on Friday afternoon in Palm Bay to improve to 3-2 on the season. Tied 7-7 heading into the 3rd inning, the Lady Cougars scored 3 runs to take a lead they would not relinquish. Sidney Toukonen pitched a complete game for the victory on the mound.
Williams K’s 13 in win over Master’s (3/24/27)
Senior pitcher Steven Williams pitched a complete game 2-hitter with 13 strikeouts while going 2-3 at the plate in the Cougar baseball team’s 4-2 victory over Master’s Academy of Vero Beach on Friday evening. Down 2-0 in the 4th inning, senior Isaac McCarver hit a 2 RBI double to tie the game. Senior outfielder Mac Scott’s RBI groundout in the 5th inning proved to be the the winning run. The Cougars are now 4-4 on the season, 4-3 in district play.
Whitley receives Burlsworth Character Award (2/24/17)
MIC senior football player Tim Whitley recently received the Burlsworth Character Award honoring character and sportsmanship in high school football. The award honors the player who represents the ideals and values that Brandon Burlsworth had: to give 100 percent on the field and to stand as a moral example to his team. For more information on the Burlsworth Character Award, go to www.burlsworthcharacteraward.com
Cougars claim a walk off win in season opener (2/21/17)
The MIC baseball team rallied from a 4-2 deficit in the 7th inning to claim a 5-4 victory over Brevard HEAT in the season opener for the Cougars. Ben Brode scored the winning run on a passed ball and Chandler Dwyer pitched a complete game with 11 strikeouts for the win on the mound.
Lady Cougars win season opener (2/17/17)
The MIC softball defeated Brevard HEAT on Friday night by a score of 11-6 in the debut of first year head coach Michelle Phillips. Sidney Toukonen scored 3 runs and also pitched a complete game for the Lady Cougars. MIC scored 7 runs in the 3rd inning to break a 2-2 tie and take a lead that they would not relinquish. The Lady Cougars play again at home on Tuesday, February 21st at 5:00 pm vs. Master’s Academy of Vero Beach.