Junior guard Braden Shramek supplied a game-high 17 points, lifting the seventh-seeded North Callaway Thunderbirds to a 57-51 consolation semifinal victory over No. 6 Van-Far Indians at the 90th-annual Bowling Green Tournament on Thursday night.
The Lady Owls registered a 42-31 scoring advantage in the second half of their 75-66 AMC victory over the Lady Trojans on Thursday night.
STURGEON — The state-ranked, top-seeded New Bloomfield Lady Wildcats straightened out their shooting issues in the second half, giving themselves a chance to contend for a championship.
BOWLING GREEN — Senior guard Elaine Brinker made all eight of her free throws in the last 1 minute, 31 seconds Wednesday night as the No. 5 seed North Callaway Ladybirds toppled the No. 1 Clopton Lady Hawks 50-47 in the semifinals of the 90th-annual Bowling Green Tournament.
STURGEON — Senior forwards Jacob Smith and Luke Horstman combined for 36 points in the No. 2 seed South Callaway Bulldogs’ 87-57 first-round throttling of the No. 7 New Bloomfield Wildcats on Tuesday night at the 31st-annual Sturgeon Tournament.
BOWLING GREEN — The No. 7 seed North Callaway Thunderbirds were outscored by the No. 2 Louisiana Bulldogs 38-29 in the second half of Tuesday night’s 61-53 first-round loss at the 90th-annual Bowling Green Tournament.
The host Westminster College Blue Jays halted their nine-game losing streak by outscoring the Principia (Illinois) College Panthers 44-33 in the second half of Tuesday night’s 67-56 SLIAC triumph on Henry P. Iba Court.
Bristol's pin punctuates 41-33 victory at Moberly
The top-ranked Fulton Hornets wrestling team showed some gutsy resolve in bringing home the North Central Missouri Conference championship in dramatic fashion. Senior Clayton Bristol won the final match of the night with a pin at 285 pounds, locking up Fulton’s 41-33 victory over the Moberly Spartans on Tuesday night and allowing the unbeaten Hornets to clinch the NCMC title.
Junior guard Kasey Gatson’s 16 points sparked the host Lady Blue Jays to a 61-50 SLIAC triumph over the Lady Panthers on Tuesday night.
No. 3 seed South Callaway outscored No. 6 New Franklin 9-5 in overtime in a 47-43 clash between Lady Bulldogs in first-round play at the 31st-annual Sturgeon Tournament on Monday night.
Six Blue Jays were recently named to the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference academic all-conference team.
The top-ranked Fulton Hornets wrestling team and head coach Eric Hudson traded some playful banter when it came to the significance of winning its own Jim Wallace Classic. With bigger aspirations looming as the district and state championships are now less than a month away, unbeaten Fulton locked up the title of its home tournament — named after the longtime Hornets head coach — for the third straight year Saturday at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.
Brett Craighead wanted to see how his New Bloomfield Lady Wildcats responded to high expectations. So far, he has to like what he sees. State-ranked New Bloomfield — the No. 1 seed in the 31st-annual Sturgeon Tournament — secured a 47-27 first-round victory over the No. 8 Westran Lady Hornets on Monday night.
The fifth-seeded Ladybirds used a 22-9 third-quarter spurt to best the No. 4 Warriors 54-45 in the first round of the Bowling Green Tournament on Monday night.
The Lady Hornets put an end to their four-game losing streak with a 56-38 North Central Missouri Conference victory over the Lady Pirates on Monday night at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.
The Lady Eagles fell to 1-10 with a 35-33 loss to the Lady Jackrabbits on Saturday.
The Eagles outscored the Jackrabbits 26-15 after halftime to claim a 48-28 win on Saturday.
Junior guard Kasey Gatson supplied a game-high 31 points in the Lady Blue Jays’ 63-58 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference road triumph over the Webster Lady Gorlok on Saturday afternoon.
Junior forward Matt Murphy and freshman guard Jaime Villalobos each paced the Blue Jays with eight points in their 75-48 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference loss to the Gorlok on Saturday.
The Owls were unable to maintain their halftime lead in a 54-51 American Midwest Conference loss to the Bulldogs on Saturday afternoon.