The Smith-Cotton girls basketball team fell to Hickman 58-24 on Thursday.Hickman led 36-14 at the half and pulled away from there.Kirby Lewellyn led S-C with eight points and Abby Perkins added six.
Tipton held Centralia to eight points in the final quarter to rally to a 57-50 win on the road Thursday.
Central Oklahoma pulled away in the second half to beat UCM 72-57 on Thursday.The game was tied 34-34 at the half before Central Oklahoma outscored the Mules 38-23 in the final 20 minutes.
CLINTON — Kirby Lewellyn hit a 3-pointer to tie the game with 17 seconds left in regulation Tuesday, then buried another to start overtime as the Smith-Cotton Lady Tigers held on for a 55-54 road win against Clinton.
Chance Johnson had 21 points before his fourth-quarter ejection, and Keoni Hale picked for his teammate and finished with 20 points as Smith-Cotton defeated Clinton, 78-61, in a West Central Conference showdown.
The Sacred Heart girls basketball team beat Concordia 54-45 on Tuesday.
Trailing by three at the half, the Sacred Heart Gremlins rallied to beat Warsaw on Monday 56-51.The Gremlins took the lead late and held on, getting free throws from Chase Lyles and Garrett Strange to seal the win.
The Smith-Cotton Lady Tigers JV basketball team got within one point with 10.7 seconds to go, but could not secure the rebound of a missed free throw attempt and lost, 32-29, to Clinton on Monday night at Smith-Cotton High School.
The Central Missouri mens basketball team had little trouble with Culver-Stockton on Monday, pulling away for an 81-59 win at the Multipurpose Building.
Concordia edged Pilot Grove 54-52 on Monday.Kerigan Wessing led the Lady Tigers with 19 points.
PILOT GROVE — Green Ridge kept pace with Pilot Grove for much of Saturday's Pilot Grove Classic championship game, but a 14-0 run to close out the third quarter gave Pilot Grove a 16-point lead ant it held on for a 61-51...
The La Monte girls basketball team captured the Mid-State Conference championship with a 43-30 win over Kingsville on Friday.The Lady Vikings outscored Kingsville 13-5 in the second quarter to open up a 20-9 halftime lead.
Windsor rallied in the fourth quarter to beat Brookfield 53-43 on Friday.Brookfield led 35-33 heading into the final perior but the Greyhounds outscored them 20-8 in the final eight minutes.
Cole Camp pulled out a close win over Tipton 58-50 on Friday.
The Smith-Cotton girls basketball team could not withstand a late third-quarter run in a 49-37 loss to Nevada on Friday to open West Central Conference play.
Three Tigers scored in double figures as Green Ridge beat Otterville 71-39 on Wednesday at the Pilot Grove Classic.Alden Harding led the way with 24 points. Hunter Niceswander added 13 and Tom Dove scored 10.
Garrett Goetze scored 32 points as Stover beat Northwest 54-35 Wednesday in the Pilot Grove Classic.Garren Poweel and Truman Leicher each scored eight for the Mustangs.Stover finishes pool play 1-1.
La Monte fell to Leeton 78-25 on Wednesday in the Mid-State Tournament in Kingsville.Tristan Hackworth scored nine to lead the Vikings.La Monte will face Kingsville Friday in the third-place game.
Concordia beat Lone Jack 58-34 in the second round of the I-70 Tournament on Wednesday.The Lady Orioles steadily built a lead through the first three quarters, leading 16-7 after one, 33-14 at halftime and 47-22 after three.
The 2014 boys soccer season was a memorable one for many area players and several were recognized at the state level for their individual performances.
The Green Ridge girls basketball team pulled away in the second half to beat Otterville 55-34 on Wednesday in the Pilot Grove Classic.
The Cole Camp boys basketball team fell 61-40 at Skyline on Tuesday.Darryn Frain led the Bluebirds with 12 points.Cole Camp (4-2) will host Tipton on Friday.
Tipton beat Belle 46-43 on Tuesday.The Cardinals trailed 16-10 after one and 19-16 at halftime. Tipton trailed up until the 3:45 mark of the fourth quarter.
The Lincoln girls got a 51-33 win at home Tuesday against Smithton.Sloan Swearngin led Lincoln with 14 points. Paige Bybee was close behind with 12 points.
Windsor beat Butler 47-38 on Tuesday in Butler.A close game most of the way, Windsor extended its lead at the end with free throws, hitting 11 of 16 at the line in the fourth quarter.