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Jared Porter: MSSU’s senior baseball class set a new standard

May 18—Bryce Darnell put it best after the Missouri Southern baseball team’s likely season-ending loss to Central Oklahoma in the MIAA tournament on Sunday at Warren Turner Field. “The sad part is you don’t want it to end,” the head coach said. “A lot of these guys meant a lot to our program. We have…MORE

Glendale’s Bowman leads Class 4 golf meet with 71

May 18—Max Bowman of Glendale sank three birdies in a row en route to a 1-under-par 71 and the first-round lead in the MSHSAA Class 4 Boys Golf State Championships at Twin Hills Golf and Country Club. Bowman, a sophomore, holds a one-stroke lead over Quinn Thomas, of Hannibal, and Dean Schwager, of Webster Groves.…MORE

Nevada’s Swearingen in 2nd place in Class 3 state golf meet

May 18—FARMINGTON, Mo. — Nevada High School’s Owen Swearingen was in second place after the first round of the MSHSAA Class 3 Boys State Golf Tournament on Monday at Crown Pointe Golf Golf Course. Chris Rischer, of Father Tolton Regional Catholic in Columbia, fired a 1-under-par 71 to grab the individual lead, and Swearingen was…MORE

TJ tennis advances to state semifinals

May 18—The undefeated Thomas Jefferson Independent boys tennis team advanced to the Final Four of the state tournament by defeating Kearney 5-0 on Monday in a Class 2 sectional matchup at the Millennium Family Fitness Tennis Courts. The Cavaliers (14-0) will play either Branson or Smith-Cotton in the state semifinals on May 28 in Springfield.…MORE

Carl Junction edges Neosho in overtime in district soccer semifinal

May 18—NEOSHO, Mo. — The Carl Junction girls soccer team is on to the Class 3 District 12 championship game after picking up a 2-1 win in overtime over Neosho on Monday. The two teams took a 1-1 tie into overtime before Lauren Burgess netted the game-winning goal off an assist by Hannah Franks in…MORE

Carthage’s baseball season ends in district setback to Republic

May 18—SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The Carthage baseball team’s season came to an end in a 10-0 loss in six innings to Republic in the first round of the Class 6 District 6 Tournament on Monday at Central Ballpark. Second-seeded Republic’s Vincent Pyeatt tossed a complete-game shutout, limiting seventh-seeded Carthage to four hits while striking out…MORE

Watch: Ty LeBlond gives Oxford Hills a walk-off win over Edward Little

May 18—PARIS — Ty LeBlond found himself in a position that batters dreams of — tie game, bottom of the seventh, bases loaded, two outs, full count. What he did next probably didn’t follow the dream scenario, though it ended with a favorable result for the Oxford Hills senior. A bloop infield hit was enough…MORE