Cole Camp rallied but fell to La Monte 46-44 on Monday.The Lady Vikings scored 22 points in the first quarter before Cole Camp came back. However the Bluebirds could only get to within two.
A strong second quarter led Windsor to a 53-19 win over Lincoln on Monday.The Lady Greyhounds led 8-4 after one quarter and outscored the Lady Cardinals 21-0 in the second.
Smithton raced past Concordia 79-39 on Monday to open the boys basketball season.The Tigers led 34-9 after one quarter.Drew Apsher scored 26 to lead the Tigers. Jeff Bell added 15 and Brandon Amos scored 13.
Cole Camp was in control the whole way and opened the Dan Schnell era with a 60-28 win over La Monte on Monday.Alex Pritzel scored 20 points to lead the Bluebirds. Koby Knievel added 19.
The Tipton girls basketball team pulled away in the third and fourth quarters to beat Southern Boone 64-55 on Monday.
COLUMBIA — The Smith-Cotton Tigers got out to a strong start, but Hickman's Jimmy Whitt took over in the second quarter as the Kewpies cruised to a 76-30 win in S-C's season opener.
The Smith-Cotton girls basketball team could not hold a nine-point halftime lead, falling to Marshall 43-41 to open the 2014-15 season.
Head Coach: Elizabeth Bennet, second year2013-14 Record: 8-17, 2-5 CCAA
Head Coach: Brad Forrest, seventh year2013-14 Record: 20-7, 8-1 Kaysinger, conference regular season co-champions
Head Coach: Darrin Walk, first year2013-14 Record: 5-19, 3-6 Kaysinger
Two soccer coaches from Sedalia have been recognized as region coaches of the year.
Stefan Cox, Jimmy Villalobos and Clint Spangler helped lead the Sacred Heart Gremlins to a 31-0 record and a Class 2 state title last season, but a new group of three seniors will lead the 2014-15 Gremlins.
Head Coach: Jason Culpepper, third year at Tipton2013-14 Record: 21-6, 8-1 Kaysinger, Conference Tournament champions, Conference regular season co-champions
The 2013-14 season for Smith Cotton girls basketball team was young and inexperienced, which translated into an 8-16 record.
Head Coach: Jason Ollison2013-14 Record: 13-11, 5-4 KaysingerWho's Back: Tom Dove, Hunter Niceswander, Connor Dillon, Peyton Needy
Head Coach: Mike Baker, first year at Stover2013-14 Record: 9-16, 2-6 Kaysinger
Head Coach: Steve Lasman, second year at Otterville2013-14 Record: 8-17, 2-5 CCAA
Head Coach: Dan Schnell2013-14 Record: 11-14, 6-2 Kaysinger
Head Coach: Adam Easterwood, 10 years at Knob Noster2013-14 Record: 23-4, 8-2 MRVC
Head Coach: Brent Behler, fourth year2013-14 Record: 11-13, 4-4 Kaysinger
Warsaw Lady WildcatsHead Coach: Cody Morgan, first year2013-14 Record: 2-23, 0-7 Tri-County
Head Coach: Ernie Haag, 24th year.2013-14 Record: 16-9, 6-2 Kaysinger
High School basketball districts for the 2014-15 seasonClass 1, District 8 at NorthwestCalhounChilhoweeGreen RidgeKingsville
Here are the Kaysinger Conference tournament winners. The first team listed is the boys champions. The second team is the girls winner. The girls tournament began in 1977.
Dondre Alexander's 33 points were not enough as the State Fair mens basketball team fell 100-83 to the William Penn JV team on Saturday in Ottumwa, Iowa.