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Friebe scores career high to lead Falcons to 7th place

The Fayette boys proved themselves better than their eighth seed on Saturday with a 44-36 win over sixth-seeded Community for seventh place in the New Franklin Basketball Tournament. Junior … more

Where is coach Mike Davis?

Central Methodist women’s basketball coach Mike Davis has been missing from his team’s sideline since November and is reportedly not expected to return for the rest of the season. … more

Bulldogs hope to repeat as tournament champs

The New Franklin boys will play in defense of their title against familiar tournament rival Westran on Saturday afternoon in the championship game of the New Franklin Tournament. This year marks the … more

Fayette girls escape fourth-quarter scare to top defending champs Community in OT

The Fayette Lady Falcons escaped with a 66-57 overtime win against five-time reigning champions Community in the semifinals of the New Franklin Tournament on Wednesday night. Fayette, seeded … more

First-seeded Fayette sets sights on first NF Tournament title in 50 years

The top-seeded Fayette girls advanced to the championship side of the bracket with an easy 63-36 win over eighth-seeded Bunceton/Prairie Home on Saturday. The game officially opened the 95th edition … more

New Franklin extends long streak of losses to Community in tourn. opener

A slow start and a lopsided second quarter cost the fourth-seeded New Franklin girls in the opening round of their own tournament on Saturday. The Lady Bulldogs fell to fifth-seeded and five-time … more

Higbee boys defeat St. Elizabeth in battle of ranked teams

The No. 6 Higbee boys proved worthy of their ranking with a 67-61 defeat over No. 9 St. Elizabeth in a neutral-site game at Moberly Area Community College on Saturday. The game could prove to be … more

Higbee girls fall to Class 3 Fr. Tolton

The Higbee girls remain in the state Top 10 after falling to Class 3 Fr. Tolton 69-56 at Moberly Area Community College on Saturday. The Lady Tigers are tied at No. 10 in Class 1 with Nodaway … more

CMU women hold on for New Year’s Eve win

The Central Methodist women concluded 2023 with a 64-62 come-from-behind victory over Philander Smith inside Puckett Field House on New Year’s Eve. The Eagles improve to 7-5 overall, while … more

Fayette girls take perfect conference record into break

The Fayette Lady Falcons head into the Christmas break with a perfect 3-0 record in Lewis & Clark Conference play following a 50-40 win over Paris on Wednesday, Dec. 20. Fayette now holds an … more

Falcons beat Paris for first win

The Fayette boys walk into the Christmas break with some relief after earning their first win of the season Wednesday night in a hard-fought thriller over Lewis & Clark rival Paris, 52-43. The win … more

New Franklin tops Harrisburg in overtime slugfest

The New Franklin boys won an overtime slugfest against area rival Harrisburg Monday night 69-62 on their home court. The game marked the second win in a row for New Franklin against Harrisburg … more

Fayette girls make easy work of L&C foe Scotland Co.

The Fayette girls wasted no time in dispatching Lewis & Clark Conference opponent Scotland County at home Monday night, winning 62-28. The Lady Falcons improve to 7-2 on the season with one … more

Harrisburg girls get one back against New Franklin

The Harrisburg girls evened their record against New Franklin on Monday night, beating the home team 41-34. The teams last met in the third-place game of the Glasgow Tournament on Dec. 2, when New … more

Central sinks Vikings in final heart game of 2023

In their second-highest scoring performance of the season, the Central Methodist Eagles cruised past Grand View University, 100-85, Saturday night in Des Moines, Iowa. Central closes out the … more

Lady Falcons crush Slater in home opener

The shorthanded Lady Falcons had no trouble dispatching Slater by 50 points in their first home game of the season Thursday night. Fayette won 76-26, even with two bench players out with illness. … more


It was a magical night in Higbee on Monday. Before a home crowd, senior basketball star Derek Rockett scored his 2,000th career point on a layup in the third quarter. And the team’s easy … more

Rockett scores winning basket as Tigers edge North Shelby

The Higbee Tigers won a two-point thriller over North Shelby Thursday afternoon at the Norm Stewart Classic in Mizzou Arena.   North Shelby is Stewart’s hometown, and the legendary … more

Fayette girls experience Mizzou Arena against Class 5 Helias

For the first four minutes of Thursday’s game against Helias at Mizzou Arena, the Fayette High School Lady Falcons played their best basketball of the season. But the Class 5 Lady Crusaders … more

Slow first half holds back Harrisburg against three-time state champs S. Iron

A rough first half hamstringed the Harrisburg Bulldogs in a battle against South Iron at the Norm Stewart Classic at Mizzou Arena on Thursday. Harrisburg lost 62-51 after a second-half comeback. … more
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