Wright sparks Joplin past Republic

Joplin's Keaton Renfro (21) tries to get past Republic's Connor Sandridge (24) during their game on Friday night at Junge Stadium. Globe | Laurie Sisk

Joplin High School's football team will be one of the few playing a home game tonight, as it hosts Branson. Webb City travels to Ozark, Neosho goes to Willard, Carl Junction heads to Nixa and Carthage visits Republic, while Sarcoxie will host Diamond. Follow those games and more with our live updates!