EXHIBIT 32.1

 

CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO 18 U.S.C. SECTION 1350

AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION 906

OF THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002

 

Pursuant to 18 U.S.C. Section 1350, as adopted pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, David J. Sambrooks, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. (the “Company”), and Richard W. McCullough, Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer of the Company, certify that, to their knowledge:

 

(1)         the Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q of the Company for the period ending March 31, 2019, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on the date hereof (the “Report”), fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended; and

 

(2)         the information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the Company.

 

 

MIDSTATES PETROLEUM COMPANY, INC.

 

 

 

 

Dated: May 10, 2019

/s/ DAVID J. SAMBROOKS

 

David J. Sambrooks

 

President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

 

 

 

 

Dated: May 10, 2019

/s/ RICHARD W. MCCULLOUGH

 

Richard W. McCullough

 

Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer