PECULIAR — The Jefferson City Jays dropped a 60-47 decision Thursday to the Blue Springs Wildcats in the semifinals of the Raymore-Peculiar Shootout.
Last year, the Blair Oaks wrestling team had several veterans who won several close matches to key a regular-season win against the young Versailles Tigers.
For many schools, the Missouri National Guard Shootout is an opportunity to play an unfamiliar opponent in an out-of-town venue. Leroy Bernskoetter’s team will have the advantage of familiarity.
Now in its fifth incarnation, the Missouri National Guard Shootout has enough years behind it that it’s becoming more and more rare to find an area team that hasn’t played in it.
The Jefferson City Lady Jays are veterans of the State Farm Holiday Hoops Invitational.
Levi Anderson scored 21 points and recorded 10 rebounds as the Russellville Indians claimed a 61-44 win Tuesday night against the Jamestown Eagles.
The Helias Crusaders defeated Moberly 48-33 on Wednesday night in the loser’s bracket at the Mexico Tournament.
The Blair Oaks freshman basketball team jumped out to a 17-1 lead in the first quarter and held on to win 58-28 against Eldon on Wednesday. The game was a part of the School of the Osage Tournament.
The Tri-County Conference claimed three spots in the final state football rankings by the media released this morning.
The Jefferson City Jays didn’t know quite what to expect in Tuesday night’s wrestling dual against the Camdenton Lakers.
With big third quarter
CALIFORNIA — The California Pintos used a 10-point scoring edge in the third quarter Tuesday to down the Dixon Bulldogs 69-57.
With win against Ruskin
Paced by 26 points from O.G. Anunoby, the Jefferson City Jays topped Ruskin 64-47 on Tuesday in the first round of the Raymore-Peculiar Invitational.
Here are the all-state high school teams selected by the Missouri Football Coaches Association.
On Tuesday night
NEWBURG — Behind Ryan Ward’s game-high 23 points, Newburg defeated St. Elizabeth on Tuesday, 66-52.
MOKANE — Troy Hentges scored 21 points and Logan Taylor scored 18 as the South Callaway Bulldogs defeated Montgomery County on Tuesday, 89-57.