Minico Wrestling Starts Season With Huge Win vs Blackfoot

The Minico wrestling team jump started their season with an outstanding 74 – 7 victory over the Blackfoot Broncos who are a traditionally very strong wrestling program. Coaches were pleased with the effort the boys are giving.

Here are the results: Congrats!

98       Avery Stimpson (Minico) over Lana Hunt (Blackfoot) (MD 13-0)

106     Ryeker Anderson (Minico) over Spencer Smith (Blackfoot) (Fall 0:49)

113     Cole Trautner (Blackfoot) over Zak Allred (Minico) (Dec 2-1)

120     Eddie Daniel (Minico) over Daniel Andrade (Blackfoot) (TF 18-3 4:25)

126     Dallas Andrade (Minico) over Austin Despain (Blackfoot) (MD 13-3)

132     Juan Ramirez (Minico) over Braxton Robison (Blackfoot) (Fall 0:48)

138     Jacob Despain (Blackfoot) over Jorge Alonzo (Minico) (MD 8-0)

145     Anthony Rawson (Minico) over Boeden Bassett (Blackfoot) (Fall 1:26)

152     Koy Meredith (Minico) over Nick Chappell (Blackfoot) (Fall 2:30)

160     James Anderson (Minico) over Tucker Henderson (Blackfoot) (Fall 1:54)

170     Kendall Peterson (Minico) over Nathan Undjhem (Blackfoot) (Fall 5:07)

182     Boe Boston (Minico) over Nathan Bolinder (Blackfoot) (Fall 2:18)

195     Michael Martindale (Minico) over Unknown (For.)

220     Jade Barendregt over Zack Fairbanks (Blackfoot) over Unknown (Fall 1:50)

285     Johhny Aguilar (Minico) over Wyatt Astle (Blackfoot) (Fall 1:25)

The wrestling team wastes no time getting back into action as they travel to the Bucks Bags Invitational in Boise this weekend. The wrestlers will be at home again on Tuesday Dec 6th as they take on the 5A Kuna Cavemen.  Good luck to our wrestlers this weekend and Go Spartans!

Minico Meet The Player Night Monday Nov 28th 6:00PM

Spartan Nation: You are invited to attend the Minico Boys Basketball Meet the Players Night Scrimmage on Monday, November 28th.
If you have not bought a ticket from a player yet, adult tickets are still available at the door for $10 and include admission, a 2016-2017 “Spartan Strong” t-shirt, raffle entry for a $900 value Utah Jazz ticket and dinner package for 4, and several other prizes and Minico gear. There will be a moms vs. moms game, a slam dunk contest, and performances by the cheerleaders and dance team along with the scrimmages between the freshmen, jv, and varsity teams. There will be shooting for candy and pizza for all Spartan Hoops kids that came to fall clinics. The JV vs Freshmen game will start at 6:00pm. The slam dunk and Varsity scrimmage will be the concluding event.
Kids and students get in for free but need a ticket for the raffle and t-shirt. The Minico boosters will be offering pizza, drinks, and cookies. Hope to see you at the event and at the games this year. thank you and Go Spartans!

Girls Basketball Sweeps Pocatello In Season Opener

The girls’ basketball team jump started the season with a resounding sweep of the Pocatello Lady Indians. The girls lead Pocatello 23-0 in the first quarter before a last second three pointer at the buzzer put the Indians on the board. With pressure and speed, the Spartans carved out a 66-29 cruising victory. This week the Lady Spartans take on a couple of 5A challenges as they travel to Madison to take on the Bobcats on Wednesday and then return home to a battle with typically powerful Highland Rams on Friday at Minico. All Freshmen and JV games begin at 6:00pm and varsity at 7:30pm. See you at the games and Go Spartans!!12744185_10207009346245224_1714201423473178553_nGo Lady Spartans!!

Minico Spartan Hoops Clinic Grades 3-8

The Minico Boys Basketball Team is excited to offer the 4th Annual Spartan Hoops Clinics Oct 24th and Nov 7th for grades 3-8.  See Flyer below:


Minico Football Takes on Blackfoot in Playoffs Thursday

Thursday Oct 27th @ Blackfoot starting at 6:00PM our football team takes on the Broncos in the first round of the 2016 football playoffs. The game will be streamed live on Go Spartans!!

Here is the link:

Football Takes on Wood River for Conference/Playoffs

Tonight, Oct 21st at 7:00pm @ Wood River High School our football team takes on the Wolverines. Here are the Playoff Scenarios. Good Luck Spartans!!
Conference Records
Wood River 4-0      Tonight plays Minico
Twin Falls 3-1        Tonight plays Jerome
Minico 3-1             Tonight plays Wood River
Jerome 2-2            Tonight plays Twin
(Burley and Canyon Ridge eliminated)
(3 teams qualify – tie breakers are record, then head to head, then conf opponent)
1: We beat Wood River and Jerome wins: We are conference champions: we would have a bye next week and play at home in two weeks.
2: We beat Wood River and Twin wins: We would have a three way tie for first place and it would result in a Coin Flip.
3: We lose to Wood River and Twin wins: We would be 3rd seed in playoffs and travel to District 5/6 2nd place next week.
4: We lose to Wood River and Jerome wins: We would have a 3 way tie for 2nd and would have a Kansas City Playoff on Monday @ Burley to make playoffs.

Minico Football Defeats Jerome 20-12

Minico Defeats Jerome 20-12

Minico Defeats Jerome 20-12

The Minico Football team defeated the Jerome Tigers Friday on a wet Friday night 20-12!  The win puts Minico in a tie for 2nd place as they travel to conference leading Wood River next Friday night Oct 21st at 7:00pm. Jerome drops to 2-2, Twin Falls and Minico are both 3-1 in conference, and Wood River is 4-0. Many scenarios can still play out depending on the outcomes on Friday. The Spartans have an opportunity to win the conference or meet in a Kansas City Playoff for seeding for the upcoming post season. Go Spartans!!

Minico 20, Jerome 12

 Minico 7 6 0 7 —20

Jerome 6 0 0 6 —13

First quarter

M – Chandler 1 run (Bott kick) 8:30

Second quarter

M – May 4 run (run failed) 4:50

Third quarter

M – Vega 62 run (Bott kick) 8:08

Our JV team defeated Jerome 41-0 and our Freshmen team beat Jerome 61-16. The JV and Freshmen will play wednesday Oct 19th this week at Minico vs Wood River for their finale of their seasons.

East vs West will be Tuesday Oct 18th at Minico for their final games.

Good luck to all teams this week!

Volleyball Advances in District Tournament Play

Minico 3, Jerome 0 (25-19, 25-16, 25-11)

The Spartans won their opening round district tournament game against the Tigers, and were led by Maura Merrill with nine kills and 11 digs, Rachel Baliola with four blocks and Saydi Anderson with 31 assists.

With the win the girls advance to play the Burley Bobcats Monday night at Burley @ 7:00pm in the winners bracket. Come out and support our girls!!

Minico Girls Soccer Defeat Burley in Tournament Play

The Lady Spartan Soccer team defeated Burley for the second time this season and advanced in the district tournament 2-1!! They did eventually fall to Jerome on Tuesday ending their season. Congratulations to the girls on their coaches as they have built a foundation for the

Minico Kids Volleyball Camp, Sept. 19 and 26

Minico Kids Volleyball Camp

Sept. 19th and Sept. 26th from 5:30 – 7 p.m. for Grades 3-6

Cost: $20 Payable at the door and includes a shirt!

Multipurpose Gym

Come learn from the Minico Volleyball staff and players. Questions? Contact Coach Michelle Perry, 531-4667 or