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Tigers’ Amber Smith named SEC Freshman of the Week

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou freshman guard Amber Smith (Shreveport, La.) was named Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week, announced Tuesday by the league office. It is Smith’s first career SEC weekly honor and Mizzou’s third this season


Griffon softball to begin season one day earlier

ST. JOSEPH – The 2017 Missouri Western softball season will begin a little earlier than originally scheduled. This weekend’s HSU/OBU Ronnie Hawkins Invitational has become a Friday, Saturday tournament due to forecasted rain in the Arkadelphia, Arkansas


City High School Basketball Scores/Schedule

MONDAY’S SCORE GIRLS Benton 43 (12-6, 2-0 MEC) Cameron 11 TUESDAY’S SCHEDULE BOYS Bishop LeBlond vs. Maryville Benton @ Cameron Lafayette @ Savannah GIRLS Bishop LeBlond @ East Buchanan Lafayette vs. Savannah