The Prairie Home girls basketball team won its district tournament, beating Pilot Grove 61-47.
The California Pintos like to play fast, but the Hermann Bearcats like to play slow.
Class 1 District 9 All-district teams were selected recently from Bunceton, Chamois, Jamestown, Missouri School for the Deaf, Pilot Grove, Prairie Home, St. Elizabeth and Tuscumbia.
Cast a white jig, let it sink to the bottom, start reeling, catch a trout and repeat. That scenario played out too many times to count over the course of three days of fishing the first week of February on Lake Taneycomo in Branson.
California (17-7) advances to face Father Tolton, the No. 1 ranked team in Class 3, at 6 p.m. Thursday in the semifinals.
In honor of Senior Night, Goans, Imhoff, Renee Roberts, Rozalyn Martensen and Caudel all started for the Lady Pintos. That same lineup stayed in the game for half of the first quarter.
Four Eagles score in double figures
“Such a gutsy performance,” he said. “(Mouse is) really, really sick and we’ve got the flu bug going around our team. … All the kids put forth a tremendous, gutsy effort tonight.”
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3rd & 4th grade teams and 5th & 6th grade teams
Heading into Monday night’s home game against Versailles, the California Lady Pintos had lost four straight games since upsetting then-No. 1 in Class 4 Carl Junction in the Eldon Tournament semifinals Jan. 29.
Elizabeth Lutz of California had an off-balance 3-pointer bounce off the backboard at the buzzer as the Lady Pintos fell 44-41 to Skyline on Monday.
Nail biting game with 3 overtimes
Fatima tried to rally late, but the California girls basketball team hit late free throws to hold on for a 58-50 win Monday.
Jaylin Freeman scored 19 points, helping California notch a 57-42 victory over Versailles on Friday at California High School.