It was tough to tell which stat was more impressive: The fact the Blair Oaks Falcons led Battle by as many as 27 points Monday night, or that they held the Spartans’ Daviante Ostrander to just three points.
The Helias freshman boys basketball team defeated Linn in the Rock Bridge Tournament on Monday, 61-21.
The Helias Crusaders posted a 66-37 win against Camdenton to open the Helias JV Tournament.
Wyatt Stiles pumped in 23 points to lead the St. Elizabeth Hornets past Richland 62-52 on Monday.
Fourth-seeded Steelville used a big advantage in the middle two quarters to beat fifth-seeded St. Elizabeth on Monday in the opening round of the Newburg Tournament.
The New Haven Lady Shamrocks held Chamois scoreless in two quarters Monday night and posted a 28-17 win.
After a low-scoring first quarter, the Fatima Lady Comets were able to pick up the scoring in a 51-37 win against Blair Oaks to open the Southern Boone Classic.
The Helias softball team recently had seven players honored for making the academic all-state team.
Calvary Lutheran recently had six competitors earn academic all-state honors in cross country from the Missouri Track Cross Country Coaches Association.
Logan Moriarity and Jalen Martin of the Jays claimed individual wrestling honors while Jefferson City captured the team title at the Kyle Thrasher Memorial Tournament that concluded Saturday.
Three Helias wrestlers earned individual honors while the Crusaders captured team honors Saturday at the Warrensburg Invitational.
It was exactly the kind of frenetic finish you would expect from a game matching up two of the top-10 basketball teams in Class 1.
While Helias JV takes first at JV tourney
The Helias Crusaders finished the Logan-Rogersville Tournament with a 2-1 record after a 54-41 win against the host Wildcats on Saturday.
Calvary Lutheran wasn’t able to hold on to an early lead Friday as the Lions lost 63-50 to the Wellsville-Middletown Tigers.
A hot start propelled St. James to a 58-47 win against Chamois on Saturday in the fifth-place game of the Hermann Tournament.