The Cardinals outscored Lincoln Prep 23-5 in the second half.
The Cardinals face Lincoln Prep Wednesday evening.
George Ross Jr. steps down after leading the Cardinals to an 11-64 record over three seasons.
The Cardinals are district champs for the first time since 2010.
Lafayette hosts Benton in tonight's Class 4, District 16 title game.
Benton's Tyler McNutt, Plattsburg's Dylan McClain and Lawson's Austen Eskew will wrestle in the KC Metro Classic.
Benton's season ends while Central girls, Chillicothe boys advance.
Former Cardinals Breonna Embray and Andee Wahlert helped Central Missouri claim their first MIAA Championship since 1991 on Saturday.
LeBlond, Lafayette boys win big; Benton boys fall in final home game.
Eight local wrestlers win state championships.
14 wrestlers from northwest Missouri will battle for a state championship on Saturday.
Nodaway-Holt girls wrap up conference title; Central falls at home
Benton takes down LeBlond; Central wins first home game in a month
Lafayette wins the MEC for a second consecutive season.
Smithville sends 11 wrestlers to state from Class 2, District 4.
Benton and West Platte get back in the win column Friday night.
Lafayette edges LeBlond; Cameron's 14-game win streak ends in Smithville.
Mid-Buchanan stuns unbeaten West Platte, while the Cameron girls beat LeBlond in double overtime.
Lafayette's Xavier Kurth hits 1,000 career points as the Irish top Benton again.
LeBlond boys, Cameron girls claim narrow wins while Central drops their sixth straight.
Benton comes from behind to beat Chillicothe; Central falls in the semifinals of the NKC Tournament.
Cameron runs its win streak to 11 games.
Benton senior Tyler McNutt has 175 career wins.
Benton beat Central and Lafayette Tuesday night to win the city dual.
Benton's Dontae White will be a preferred walk-on at Missouri Western next season.
Cameron takes second, Benton third as Tyler McNutt wins Outstanding Wrestler Award.
Benton Girls fall short of another tournament title at Basehor-Linwood.
DeKalb wins the latest round of the "Linebach Bowl."
The Fighting Irish moved to 3-0 against the KCI Conference this season.
West Platte knocks off Lawson again for the Lawson Invitational Championship; North Andrew girls won the Stanberry Tournament.
West Platte boys, LeBlond girls pick up wins. Central girls and Lafayette boys fall on Thursday.
Benton alumnus Andee Wahlert is contributing to the eighth ranked team in the nation.
LeBlond beat Mid-Buch Tuesday night.
Central outlasts Kearney in overtime; Lawson sweeps East Buchanan.
Benton picks up first win of the year over Smithville, while Chillicothe holds off LeBlond rally.
Benton girls fall to Hickman for the second time in a week.
Lafayette girls top Hogan Prep; Benton loses to Hickman.
Benton's Mallory McAndrews and Lafayette's Billy Cook won three-point shooting contests at their respective tournaments.
High school basketball scores from Thursday night.
Winnetonka boys comes back to edge Central, while LeBlond girls hold off rally.
Area high school basketball scores
Central girls took second in the Liberty North Invitational; LeBlond picked up a road win at South Harrison.
Benton senior Dillon Mattice committed to play baseball for Maple Woods next season.
The Benton, Central and Cameron girls basketball teams each picked up wins Wednesday night.
Lafayette cruises past Benton, while St. Joseph Christian gets first win under Clay Linebach.
Lafayette claims second straight Savannah Tournament Championship.
Irish and Lady Irish combine to go 5-1 to capture Jamboree Championships.
The 2013 St. Joseph All-City Football team was announced Wednesday evening.
Lafayette knocks off Savannah for the first time since 2007, while Benton's season ends at Liberty North.
Bishop LeBlond, Mid-Buchanan set to battle for the Class 2, District 16 volleyball championship.