TMS Athletics

September 25th, 2020

Hello Blue Devils!

This week, we had home events on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. The volleyball team started off with wins against Kokomo on Monday. The football team carried the torch with wins agains Northwestern(8th grade) and Eastern(7th grade) on Tuesday night. We rounded off the week with volleyball against the orange team from down south.

As always we want to stress the importance of wearing your mask; especially when social distancing isn't possible. Please check Eventlink for next week's events! Come out and root on the Blue Devils!

If you have any questions about anything 'TMS athletics', please email Mr. Leach ( or Mrs. Whitesell (

We ask that you remain patient with us as things can change quickly. Our goal is to provide as many athletic opportunities as possible while also keeping athletes, coaches, and fans safe!

Thank you,

Mr. Leach


Spectator Guidelines - Repeat

As our home events start, we are following guidance from the CDC and state board of health in regards to spectators. The purpose of these requirements is to ensure we stop the spread of COVID-19; which will help ensure that we can keep our athletes in our gyms and on our fields without interruption.

Please do your part:

- Wear a mask when not eating;

- Observe Social distancing of at least 6ft when waiting for concessions or seated in the bleachers

- Wash hands frequently



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Pre-Practice Self Health Screen - Football

Athletes must complete before any practice or event.

September 22, 2020

In another stroke of luck, our two middle school football teams squared off with two different schools. The 8th grade kicked off the evening in a conference matchup with Northwestern; followed by the 7th grade playing the Eastern Comets. This is the third home event this season where Tipton has hosted two different schools!

8th Grade Recap:

The 8th grade team won a high scoring affair with the Northwestern Tigers, 42-20. After a slow start that watched the Tigers score on a 75 yard TD run while the Blue Devil defense was caught watching the paint dry. Thankfully, the Devils woke up, marched down the field, and took an 8-6 lead, and never looked back. Outstanding offensive efforts from running backs Calvin Condict and Cole Hussey, and some big time runs from QB Landon Spidel. Other than one other big play, the Devil defense played tough, behind linebackers Condict, Hussey, and Caleb Hare. Logan Hufhand and Isaac Vehikite wreaked havoc on the defensive line. 42 points is the most points scored this year, and the 8th grade is hoping for more offensive firepower next week against Heights

7th Grade Recap:

The 7th Grade Blue Devils dominated from beginning to end, defeating the Eastern Comets by a score of 38-0. Izayah Mahaney started off the scoring with a punt return for a TD, and over the course of the evening added a KO return for a touchdown and a rushing TD to cap off an impressive effort. Running backs Cole Hussey and Slade Springer added to the scoreboard, scoring TDs and 2pt conversions of their own. An outstanding defensive effort led by Will Wolford, Garrett Boyer, Karson Garst, Mahaney, and Hussey sparked another Blue Devil shutout. The Devils look to continue their dominating ways next Tuesday vs. Heights.


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September 22, 2020 @Elwood Middle School

Recap In Progress... check back next week!
Pre-Practice Self Health Screen - Cross Country

Athletes should complete the pre-screen before any practice or event.


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September 21, 2020 vs. Kokomo

Blue team:

In a dominating match, the Blue Devils used good serves and sound teamwork to defeat the Kats 25-8. The second set was a bit closer; with both teams tied 10-10 mid way. However, the Devils never let off and ride to a 25-15 win.

White Team:

White team started off slow, but worked together to win the first set. In the first set, Lily McCord scored 8 service points in a row which helped the Devils win 25-16. In set two, Hollynn Wilson, had 6 service points in a row to help the white team to a Blue Devil victory; 25-18.

September 23, 2020 vs. Hamilton Heights

Blue Team

The result certainly doesn't tell the story. The Huskies found a way to squeeze out the win in two sets. However, the Blue Devils put up a tremendous fight. Cora Rodibaugh and Lacey Bitner were hot from the service line. Movement, communication, and team work made for a very entertaining match. The Blue Devils get a chance at the MIC championship this Saturday at Hamilton Heights.

White Team

The White team fell behind early in both sets, which set up a difficult climb to keep up. Through two sets, the Blue Devils started to get things going; but it was too late as the Huskies claim the match in two sets. The Blue Devils get a chance at the MIC championship this Saturday at Hamilton Heights.

Pre-Practice Self Health Screen - Volleyball

All athletes should complete before any practice or event.


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Sideline Cheer

Cheerleading is open to Tipton Middle School students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade.

Questions? Please contact Coach Clifford (


Tipton Youth Soccer Update

Tipton Team 1 played Mudsock MYS on Saturday, September 19 in Fishers.

Final score was 2-1: Nick Nasser 1, Hagen Wyman 1.

Tipton Team 2 played another Mudsock MYS team on Saturday in Fishers.

Final score was 4-1: Auggie Mueller (TC) 2, Quinn Smith 1, Jason Creager 1.

The beautiful weather brought great offensive and defensive plays by both teams!

Next Match: Team 2 plays Saturday, September 26 in Noblesville at 3:30 pm.

Pre-Practice Self Health Screen - Cheerleading

All athletes should complete before any practice or event.

Tipton Middle School Athletic Department

Athletic Director

Craig Leach

Athletic Secretary

Linda Whitesell