HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL-

CONWAY INVITATIONAL:

5TH PLACE- CONWAY 47 RICHLAND 43

IN A REMATCH OF THE JANUARY 10TH GAME, WON BY CONWAY 57-28, THIS ONE WENT DOWN TO THE LATE STAGES..COACH CRAIG CAMPBELL ON HOW THE TWO GAMES DIFFERED..

BRIXON BILYEU LED CONWAY WITH 16…JACKSON LOBLAND HAD 16 FOR RICHLAND…

3RD PLACE- RUSH 67 NIANGUA 56

THE CARDINALS MADE A SECOND HALF RUN, BUT GARRETT RUDY SCORED 14 OF HIS 18 POINTS OVER THE FINAL EIGHT MINUTES TO HELP RUSH BASKETBALL END THE TOURNAMENT AT 2-1…CLAYTON HENDERSON SUPPLIED 27 FOR NIANGUA..JOSEPH GRAVES PROVIDED 29 FOR RUSH…

1ST PLACE- HOLLISTER 43 SPRINGFIELD CATHOLIC 36

THE TIGERS CAME FROM 12 POINTS DOWN IN THE 2ND HALF TO CAPTURE THE CONWAY TOURNAMENT TITLE AFTER LOSSES IN THE FINALS THE PREVIOUS THREE YEARS..COACH PETE LEONARD SAID THEY HAD A MEETING OF THE MINDS..

HOLLISTER HELD THE IRISH TO THREE POINTS IN THE FOURTH QUARTER, AND POSTED A SECOND VICTORY OVER CATHOLIC IN THE PAST WEEK….
THE CONWAY ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM CONSISTS OF JACKSON MCDANIEL AND RYAN TAUAI OF CATHOLIC, JOSEPH GRAVES AND GARRETT RUDY OF RUSH, RICHLAND’S JACKSON LOBLAND, ETHAN SCHEETZ AND CLAYTON HENDERSON OF NIANGUA, CONWAY’S TYLER VAUGHN, ALONG WITH ETHAN WRIGHT AND TOURNAMENT M.V.P. GARRETT SNYDER OF HOLLISTER….

SPARTA TOURNAMENT:

5TH PLACE- AVA 63 GAINESVILLE 54

3RD PLACE- FAIR GROVE 60 GREENWOOD 50

1ST PLACE- MANSFIELD 60 SPARTA 59 (OT)

BOLIVAR TOURNAMENT:

7TH PLACE- WEST PLAINS 88 BRANSON 60

5TH PLACE- CAMDENTON 63 STRAFFORD 58

3RD PLACE- BOLIVAR 73 HELIAS 59

1ST PLACE- REPUBLIC 65 THAYER 57

MOUNTAIN GROVE TOURNAMENT:

5TH PLACE- LIBERTY 74 MARSHFIELD 57

3RD PLACE- NORWOOD 79 LICKING 74

1ST PLACE- FORSYTH 51 HARTVILLE 40

 

ELDON TOURNAMENT:

1ST PLACE- VERSAILLES 80 FATIMA 73

3RD PLACE- EUGENE 50 OSAGE 43

5TH PLACE- SEDALIA SMITH COTTON 64 ELDON 55

 

OSCEOLA TOURNAMENT:

MACKS CREEK 44 WHEATLAND 37

KAYSINGER CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT:

LINCOLN 61 SMITHTON 32

NORTHWEST 44 STOVER 37

TIPTON 77 OTTERVILLE 50

SEDALIA SACRED HEART 55 COLE CAMP 54

 

ALSO:

CARL JUNCTION 61 LEBANON 45

WAYNESVILLE 60 SOUTH IRON 54

KICKAPOO 55 JEFFERSON CITY 51

OZARK 49 GLENDALE 44

COLUMBIA BATTLE 64 PARKVIEW 52

FAIR GROVE 56 GAINESVILLE 40

STOCKTON 69 SARCOXIE 54

WEAUBLEAU 86 NORTHEAST VERNON COUNTY 20

FORDLAND 68 KOSHKONONG 66

IBERIA 61 LAQUEY 52

GIRLS BASKETBALL-

LEBANON MID MISSOURI BANK  I-44 LADY’S CLASSIC:

7TH PLACE- WARRENSBURG 66 JOPLIN 38

5TH PLACE- ELDON 66 ST. CHARLES 33

3RD PLACE- LEE’S SUMMIT WEST 59 TROY 51

1ST PLACE- CARL JUNCTION 69 LEBANON 57

RUSSELLVILLE TOURNAMENT:

7TH PLACE- RICHLAND 60 TUSCUMBIA 36

5TH PLACE- TOLTON CATHOLIC 32 EUGENE 27

3RD PLACE- VERSAILLES 42 BELLE 26

1ST PLACE- RUSSELLVILLE 64 IBERIA 34

MANSFIELD TOURNAMENT:

5TH PLACE- SPRINGFIELD CATHOLIC 49 DORA 30

1ST PLACE- MANSFIELD 57 AURORA 37

WASHINGTON TOURNAMENT:

7TH PLACE- WAYNESVILLE 62 PACIFIC 53

KAYSINGER CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT:

OTTERVILLE 55 SMITHTON 36

STOVER 48 COLE CAMP 25

TIPTON 76 GREEN RIDGE 11

NORTHWEST 53 LINCOLN 30

 

ALSO:

ST. JAMES 47 LICKING 46

WALNUT GROVE 61 EAST NEWTON 32

MORRISVILLE 52 GREENFIELD 44

ROLLA 67 OSAGE 36

BRANSON 59 CAMDENTON 44

 

COLLEGE BASKETBALL-

MIZZOU 78 IOWA STATE 61

THE TIGERS ROLLED TO AN IMPRESSIVE HOME COURT VICTORY IN THE BIG-12/SEC CHALLENGE….KOBE BROWN LED THE SCORING WITH 20..D’MOI HODGE HAD 17….

MIZZOU LED 42-32 AT HALF AND ENDED UP 14 OF 30 FROM THREE POINT DISTANCE AND 12 OF 14 AT THE FOUL LINE WHILE FORCING 19 TURNOVERS….THE TIGERS ARE 16-5 WITH L.S.U. IN COLUMBIA WEDNESDAY NIGHT FOR AN 8:00 TIPOFF….
(COURTESY MISSOURINET)

KENTUCKY 77 MIZZOU LADY TIGERS 54

MURRAY STATE 74 MISSOURI STATE 71

MISSOURI STATE LADY BEARS 64 DRAKE 54

MISSOURI SWEPT THE IOWA TEAMS IN CONSECUTIVE FASHION AFTER THURSDAY’S NORTHERN IOWA VICTORY…ANIYA THOMAS LED THE WAY WITH FIFTEEN POINTS….COACH BETH CUNNINGHAM WAS THRILLED WITH THE DEFENSIVE PERFORMANCE…

SYDNEY WILSON ADDED 14…MISSOURI STATE’S DEFENSE LED TO 23 DRAKE TURNOVERS..THE LADY BEARS ARE 12-7 AND WILL VISIT SOUTHERN ILLINOIS WEDNESDAY AT 6:00…

ROCKHURST 81 DRURY 64

DRURY LADY PANTHERS 80 ROCKHURST 73

WILLIAM JEWELL 77 MISSOURI S&T 60

MISSOURI S&T LADY MINERS 79 WILLIAM JEWELL 68

BAKER 104 EVANGEL 93 (OT)

EVANGEL LADY VALOR 64 BAKER 63

KANSAS CHRISTIAN 91 COLLEGE OF THE OZARKS 82

C OF O LADY BOBCATS 92 KANSAS CHRISTIAN 40

 

NFL PLAYOFFS SUNDAY-

PHILADELPHIA 31 SAN FRANCISCO 7

KANSAS CITY 23 CINCINNATI 20

HARRISON BUTKER’S 45 YARD FIELD GOAL WITH :03 REMAINING LIFTED THE CHIEFS TO THE A.F.C. CHAMPIONSHIP AND A TRIP TO THE SUPER BOWL FOR THE THIRD TIME IN FOUR SEASONS…IT’S THE FOURTH STRAIGHT THREE POINT DECISION BETWEEN THE TWO EMERGING RIVALS..COACH ANDY REID SAID HIS CHIEFS WERE TENACIOUS….

PATRICK MAHOMES PASSED FOR 326 YARDS AND TWO TOUCHDOWNS…MARQUEZ VALDES-SCANTLING AND TRAVIS KELCE EACH HAD TOUCHDOWN RECEPTIONS AND BUTKER CONTRIBUTED THREE FIELD GOALS…THE K.C. DEFENSE SACKED JOE BURROW FIVE TIMES AND RECORDED TWO INTERCEPTIONS…

CHIEFS AND EAGLES IN THE N.F.L. TITLE GAME IN 13 DAYS OUT IN GLENDALE, ARIZONA….
(COURTESY MISSOURINET)

 

HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING-

OZARK CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT:

HOST LEBANON TOOK CHAMPIONSHIP HONORS SATURDAY ON THE BOY’S SIDE….THE ‘JACKETS OUTDISTANCED RUNNERUP BOLIVAR WHILE ROLLA ENDED UP THIRD, THEN KICKAPOO, WAYNESVILLE, CAMDENTON, HILLCREST, WEST PLAINS, CENTRAL, THEN GLENDALE AND PARKVIEW TIED FOR TENTH…
INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONS INCLUDE GLENDALE’S BRADLEY HITESHEW, JACOB FORSHEY OF WAYNESVILLE, LOGAN SITZES OF WEST PLAINS,
BLAKE GOODMAN, COOPER MOORE, RILEY BECKMAN AND TREY BREWER OF BOLIVAR, LEBANON’S CANON ROARK, BRICE HELMIG, DAVIS JOINER, JAX GLENDENNING, AVERY STARNES, AND DREW BOWLING, ALONG WITH ROLLA’S BRAYDEN SQUIRES,
DAVIS JOINER OF LEBANON WAS NAMED THE O.C. WRESTLER OF THE YEAR, AND NATHANIEL ROGERS OF LEBANON IS COACH OF THE YEAR….

LEBANON’S LADY YELLOWJACKETS WON ANOTHER LEAGUE TITLE…ROLLA WAS SECOND, FOLLOWED BY WAYNESVILLE, CAMDENTON, BOLIVAR,, HILLCREST, PARKVIEW, KICKAPOO, WEST PLAINS, GLENDALE AND CENTRAL…INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONS ARE KICKAPOO’S WENDY RILEY-WASHINGTON, CAMDENTON’S ABIGAIL FUGELSANG, LEBANON’S TAYLOR JOHNSON, HALEA BARTEL, BAYLYN WILLIAMS, ADELINE COTTONGIM, JESSA JOINER, ALYSSA DAWSON, SOPHIEA QUINN, BAILEY JOINER, LILLIAN COTTONGIM, AND MARIYAH BRUMLEY, AND ROLLA’S TAYLOR HEIMBAUGH AND RYAN GARTHOEFFNER,
KICKAPOO’S WENDY-RILEY WASHINGTON AND CAMDENTON’S ABIGAIL FUGELSANG ARE CO-WRESTLERS OF THE YEAR IN THE OZARK CONFERENCE…LEBANON’S MATT NEELY IS COACH OF THE YEAR…

 

THE MARSHFIELD LADY JAYS CAPTURED FIRST PLACE AT THE DESOTO TOURNAMENT…

NHL TONIGHT-

ST. LOUIS AT WINNIPEG

THE BLUES, AFTER A 4-2 LOSS AT COLORADO SATURDAY, HAVE BEEN OUTSCORED 19-8 IN FOUR CONSECUTIVE DEFEATS….IVAN BARBASHEV HAD A GOAL AGAUINST THE AV’S , BUT SAID SLOW STARTS CONTINUE TO COMPROMISE THE CHANCES FOR SUCCESS…

JORDAN BINNINGTON MADE 27 SAVES….BRAYDEN SCHENN ALSO SCORED FOR THE BLUES…..
(COURTESY MISSOURINET)