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Blair Oaks ends season with loss to Southern Boone in district title game

Published Feb. 26 2017

It didn't take long to know it wasn't going to be the Blair Oaks Falcons' night.

Big fourth quarter sends Blair Oaks past Hermann

Published Feb. 24 2017

WARDSVILLE — The free-throw line was uncharted territory Thursday night, but the 3-point arc was as busy as it has...

Blair Oaks opens district play with win against Dixon

Published Feb. 22 2017

WARDSVILLE — Two months ago, the Blair Oaks Falcons beat the Dixon Bulldogs 64-56. On Tuesday, it was a 29-point...

California closes regular season with win at Blair Oaks

Published Feb. 17 2017

WARDSVILLE — For nearly a quarter and a half, it looked as though Blair Oaks and California would go back...

Jays fall 58-55 to Father Tolton

Published Feb. 16 2017

There were a combined 42 points scored in the first quarter of Wednesday night's game between the Jefferson City Jays...

Rackers' 34 points leads Blair Oaks past California

Published Feb. 15 2017

WARDSVILLE — It wasn't a good start for the Blair Oaks Falcons. It wasn't the best finish either.

Fourth-quarter run gives Willard win against Blair Oaks

Published Feb. 12 2017

A day after forcing nearly 20 turnovers, the Blair Oaks Falcons gave the ball away 21 times Saturday in a...

Press Box: NASCAR has stepped over the line this time

Published Feb. 12 2017

Desperation has set in for NASCAR.

Blair Oaks beats Versailles 76-36

Published Feb. 11 2017

WARDSVILLE — Since losing to Rolla in the St. James Tournament championship game, the Blair Oaks Falcons have won six...

Jays top Kewpies in overtime, 79-77

Published Feb. 8 2017

Kamari Balton had a number in mind Tuesday night.

Jays top KC East 80-55 in Shootout

Published Feb. 5 2017

Blair Thompson is still trying to find answers for the Jefferson City's Jays' struggles. Even after a 25-point victory, there...

Lincoln women fall 70-60 to Northwest Missouri

Published Feb. 3 2017

For the second straight game, the Lincoln women's basketball team went from leading at halftime to losing by double digits.

Blair Oaks forces 26 turnovers in boys basketball win against Warsaw

Published Feb. 1 2017

WARDSVILLE — The first 1:32 indicated where the game was headed. The Blair Oaks Falcons scored the first nine points, including...

Jefferson City breaks losing streak with 46-38 win

Published Jan. 28 2017

The Jefferson City Jays have struggled to close out games this season. They proved they could do it Friday.

Jays squader late lead in OT loss to Rolla

Published Jan. 25 2017

Tuesday night was far too familiar to the Jefferson City Jays. For the second time in three games, the Jays coughed...

Central Missouri posts 66-41 win against Lincoln women

Published Jan. 19 2017

Just a few day removed from scoring 75 points on the road, the Lincoln women's basketball team could only manage...

Jays fall as Pacific erases 19-point deficit

Published Jan. 13 2017

The lead for the Jefferson City Jays was 19 with 2 minutes left in the third quarter of Thursday night's...

Davis helps Jays get past Waynesville

Published Jan. 11 2017

The Jefferson City Jays are glad to have Rae'Quan Davis back.

Press Box: One easy way to shorten college football games

Published Jan. 8 2017

On Monday night, we'll all sit down to watch the rematch of Alabama and Clemson in the college football championship...

Lincoln women drop nail-biter to Central Oklahoma

Published Jan. 6 2017

For a moment, the Lincoln women's basketball team thought they had the lead with :02.5 left.