There are just a handful of teams still playing high school basketball these days…and Helias has two of them. Tonight inTroy, the Crusader boys and girls teams play state Class 4 sectional games. The boys play state rankedSt. Charlesat 7-45 tonight. The Crusaders come in a with a 20 and 7 record…St. Charlesat 24 and 4. We’ll have that game for you right here on Newsradio 950 and FM 100-point-9…KWOS beginning with the pre game show at about 7-30. Before the boys game, the Helias Lady Crusaders take on St. Charles West at 6. The Lady Crusaders bring a 16 and 11 record into tonight’s game with a St. Charles West at 22 and 5.
In Class 5 at Camdenton, theRockBridgegirls playWashington, while the Hickman boys take on Waynesville.
Exhibition baseball yesterday…Kolton Wong homered, singled, and scored two runs as the St. Louis Cardinals fell 9-8 to the New York Mets…while Kansas City falls 7-5 to the Dodgers.
The Missouri Tiger baseball team took a double header fromAlcornStateinColumbia, 11 to 5 and 5-0. The Tiger softball team took two fromEvansville7-3 and 6-2. IN the opener, former Blair Oaks pitcher Looie Marble threw a complete game four hitter for her second win of the season against no losses.
As pro football free agency opens…former Missouri Tiger quarterback Blaine Gabbert is on the move. The former starter inJacksonvillesent toSan Franciscofor a sixth round draft pick. The Rams lose offensive tackle Roger Saffold to the Raiders. Former Chiefs kick returner Dexter McClain signs on with the Titans and formerKansas Cityoffensive lineman Branden Albert gets a big money deal with the Dolphins.
And in hockey last night, the Blues lose in overtime toDallas3-2.