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PITTSBURG, Kan. — Missouri Southern’s track and field teams got off to a strong start on Saturday during the first day of the MIAA Track and Field Championships at Carnie Smith Stadium.
REEDS SPRING, Mo. — College Heights Christian’s girls and Jasper’s boys won team championships at the Class 1 District 6 track and field meet on Saturday at Reeds Spring High School.
CARTHAGE, Mo. — Carthage suffered a 6-4 setback to Lebanon to open the day before ending on a superb note with a 12-2 victory over Aurora on Saturday afternoon at Carl Lewton Stadium.
Moments after a thrilling walk-off hit to finish a playoff sweep of Missouri Western, the Missouri Southern softball team converged into a team huddle full of jubilation.
LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. — Ben Wardlow and Colin Vermillion teamed up to claim sixth place for Joplin High School's highest finish in the Class 3 District 6 boys district tennis tournament at Lee's Summit North High School.
One would think that the completion of an NCAA career record would warrant some sort of celebration — or at least a reaction.
PITTSBURG, Kan. — Eleven was the magic number for Emporia State as the Hornets swept Pittsburg State 11-10 and 11-4 on Friday in an MIAA baseball doubleheader at Al Ortolani Field.
As usual, it’s a meet loaded with talented individuals and teams when the MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships are contested this weekend at Pittsburg State’s Carnie Smith Stadium.
Nevada golfer Owen Swearingen and Lamar track athlete Kiersten Potter have been named the Globe’s Athletes of the Week for the week ending on May 1.
Missourians interested in hunting black bears in the state can apply during May for one of 400 permits being offered by the Missouri Department of Conservation.
Missourians interested in hunting elk in the state this fall can apply in May for one of five available permits. At least one permit will be for approved area landowners with qualifying property and the remainder for the general public.
BRANSON, Mo. — Webb City clipped Joplin by two points, 126-124, for the boys team championship in the Central Ozark Conference track and field meet on Thursday night at Branson.
NEOSHO, Mo. — Nixa's Jaret Nelson homered twice to highlight a stellar outing at the plate as the Eagles (17-6, 5-4 COC) rallied past Neosho 13-10 in a slugfest on Thursday afternoon at Roy B. Shaver Field.
CARL JUNCTION, Mo. — Alex Baker went the distance as Carl Junction picked up a 7-1 victory over Branson in a Central Ozark Conference matchup on Thursday afternoon.
A well-rounded showing by the Willard baseball team came at the expense of Joplin on Thursday in both teams’ Central Ozark Conference finale at Joplin High School.
BRANSON, Mo. — Branson tallied seven runs in the sixth inning and stunned Carthage 9-3 in a Central Ozark Conference baseball game on Wednesday afternoon.
MOUNT VERNON, Mo. — College Heights Christian erupted for six runs in the top of the seventh-inning and knocked off second-seeded El Dorado Springs 14-10 on Wednesday night in a Class 2 District 6 softball semifinal game.
Living up to their No. 1 seed, Webb City’s Trenton Hayes and Cale Stephens teamed up to win the No. 1 doubles bracket in the Central Ozark Conference boys tennis tournament on Wednesday afternoon at the Joplin High School courts.
Hallie Blackney became the third Missouri Southern softball coach to be named MIAA Coach of the Year on Wednesday afternoon, the league office announced.
NEOSHO, Mo. — The Webb City girls soccer team used a stifling defensive effort to claim a 3-1 victory over Neosho on Tuesday at Bob Anderson Stadium.
CARL JUNCTION, Mo. — Hannah Franks had a hand in every score — three goals and an assist — to lead Carl Junction past Joplin 4-2 in a Central Ozark Conference soccer game Tuesday night at Bulldog Stadium.
MOUNT VERNON, Mo. — Kloee Williamson and Addie Lawrence rapped three hits apiece as third-seeded College Heights Christian held on to beat Sarcoxie 10-8 Monday night in a quarterfinal game of the Class 2 District 6 softball tournament.
WEBB CITY, Mo. — Eric Fitch and Cooper Crouch combined to pitch a one-hitter as Webb City upended Neosho 8-1 on Tuesday night in a Central Ozark Conference baseball game at Chuck Barnes Field.
This Week's Circulars
- Police looking for daughter of woman found padlocked in motel room
- Joplin company seeks incentives for expansion
- Joplin Health Department food inspections (May 3)
- Joplin man draws 20-year terms in sexual abuse case
- Daughter to stand trial in fire that killed father
- McDonald County man sentenced to 15 years in death of Neosho resident
- Former Webb City teacher sent to prison program in molestation case
- 2 roundabouts under construction in Jasper County
- Joplin Court Log
- Council ends current COVID-19 restrictions
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