Area Teams Eliminated in Quarterfinals Saturday [Audio]
(Moberly, Mo)-- In Missouri Class 3 Quarterfinal action, Palmyra girls suffer a tough loss to North Tech yesterday in Moberly, after some say an official’s call robbed the Lady Panthers of a chance to pull the game out in overtime.
North Tech: 55 Palmyra: 53
Boys Class 2: Salisbury: 68 Canton: 34
Sports Director Bill Shuler's Game Wrap:
In other action, in Missouri Class 1 Quarterfinal action, Marion County Mustangs season also comes to a close, after losing to Meadville. Meadville: 42 Marion County: 35
On the Illinois side, Congratulations to the QND Lady Raiders.. state champions for the third straight year, after winning Saturday 62-45 over Vernon Hills in the Class 3A state championship game.
HAAC Tournament Semifinals
MidAmerica Nazarene: 86 C-SC: 74
Culver qualifies for NAIA-National Tournament
Missouri 89, LSU 76:
Laurence Bowers scores a game-high 23 points and adds a game-high-tying 10 rebounds in leading Mizzou to an 89-76 win over LSU at Mizzou Arena Saturday afternoon.
Illinois 72, Nebraska 65
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Elias Harris had 20 points and nine rebounds as No. 2 Gonzaga beat Portland 81-52 and stake a claim to its first-ever No. 1 ranking in The Associated Press' Top 25. The 29-2 'Zags have won 12 in a row.
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) - Adam Wainwright struggled with location in his second spring-training start, giving up five runs and eight hits over three innings yesterday in the St. Louis Cardinals' 6-2 loss to the Washington Nationals. Gio Gonzalez won his second exhibition start for the Nationals, allowing two runs and five hits in three innings in Jupiter, Florida.
Washington 6, St. Louis 2
Chicago White Sox 4, Cincinnati 0
The SF Giants battled some regional teams yesterday as a split squad,
San Francisco (ss) 9, Chicago Cubs 7
But SF loses to the Royals on Saturday, Kansas City 9, San Francisco (ss) 5
Action today on KHMO: St. Louis vs. Washington at Viera, Fla., 12:05 p.m.