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Nelson provides punch for Bulldogs
Aaron Nelson scored 26 points as Carl Junction defeated Webb City 71-46 and advanced to the championship game of the Class 4, District 12 tournament.
Webb City makes 18 treys in semifinal win against Carl Junction
Favored Webb City rained 18 treys on Carl Junction.
Pressure defense carries Crane girls by Pierce City
The Crane Pirates set the tone from the opening minutes.
Crane jumped out to a 10-0 lead, forcing the Pierce City Eagles to commit turnovers on their first five possessions.
Crane starts fast, sinks Greenfield in sectional
Crane’s size advantage over the Greenfield Wildcats was evident.
The Pirates boast 6-foot-6 senior center Justin Washington, while Greenfield’s tallest player on the roster was 6-3.
Carl Junction, Nevada win openers in girls division of Class 4 tourney
Fourth-seeded Carl Junction held off a Carthage comeback in the third quarter and defeated the Tigers 50-38 Tuesday in the opening girls game of the weather-delayed Class 4 District 12 basketball tournament in the Bulldogs’ gymnasium.
Parkview eliminates JHS girls
Joplin’s girls started strong before falling 63-43 to Parkview in their Class 5 District 12 semifinal game at Willard High School on Tuesday.
Webb City boys off to 'fresh start' with a victory
As far as Webb City boys basketball coach Landon Cornish is concerned, his team’s record is 1-0.
Lamar wary of SCA guards in playoffs
Part of the Lamar plan to beat Summit Christian Academy is hardly a secret, Tiger coach Joel Braden indicated on Tuesday.
Neosho teams bounced from district tournament
The Willard Tigers started to pull away from Neosho in the second quarter on the way to a 45-28 Class 5 District 12 girls basketball semifinal win on Tuesday night.
Eagles to play top seed in district tournament
Joplin’s girls face a tough assignment today in the Class 5 District 12 Tournament at Willard.
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