The Bearcats drop a seesaw battle to Missouri Southern 70-67, will await NCAA Tournament seeding.
Stanberry and North Andrew move on to the semifinals. West Platte, North Platte and Cameron are knocked out.
The Cardinals beat Mercer Saturday afternoon.
Stanberry beat Wellington-Napoleon 51-47 to advance to the Class 1 Semifinal game.
Savannah jumped out to a ten point lead on Lafayette, but the Irish finished strong to win their second straight district title.
The Cardinals are district champs for the first time since 2010.
Northwest head coach Ben McCollum and seniors Dillon Starzl and Deshaun Cooper talk after their 70-57 win over Emporia State in the MIAA Tournament.
Deshaun Cooper drops 21 points and nine rebounds in a 70-57 win over Emporia State.
Lafayette hosts Benton in tonight's Class 4, District 16 title game.
Sophomore Andrew Johnson doesn't get many minutes on the floor, but he makes his presence felt from the bench.
Central falls in District semifinal; Lafayette moves past Chillicothe to title game vs. Savannah.
LeBlond boys fall to Barstow, Richardson's milestone helps fuel Cameron to Class 3 sectionals.
Missouri Western Director of Athletics Kurt McGuffin hopes to have renovations on Spratt Stadium completed by the 2015 football season.
Benton's Tyler McNutt, Plattsburg's Dylan McClain and Lawson's Austen Eskew will wrestle in the KC Metro Classic.
The Griffons lost to the Bronchos in the first round of the MIAA Tournament.
North Andrew's Brinsley Olliver, Chuck Fox talk about the Lady Cardinals' comeback over Orrick in the Class 1 sectionals.
Grant Fink and Michael Schulze got their first taste of minor league baseball in 2013.
North Andrew girls forge huge comeback while the run ends for the Central boys and Nodaway-Holt girls.
The Bulldogs are preparing for a date with West Platte in Class 2 Sectionals after capturing their first district title since 2006.
Northeast State holds off the Bearcats' comeback attempt, dropping them by a 47-42 final in Maryville.
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.
The Missouri Western women's basketball team is on the outside of the 12 squads heading to the MIAA Tournament.
Northwest's run at an outright conference title falls short.
The ninth-ranked Ravens beat Evangel 68-65 for first outright HAAC Championship on Saturday.
Troy's Tristan Speer wins 195 lb championship, Doniphan West's Garret Dunlap finishes second at 160 lbs.
Bishop LeBlond, West Platte, North Andrew boys among district champions from Saturday.
Nodaway-Holt girls claims their first district championship since 1989, North Andrew their second straight.
Mike Kuwitzky wrapped up a 28 year career as the head coach of Maryville Boys Basketball on Thursday.
LeBlond boys move past Trenton; West Platte and Mid-Buchanan set for rematch Saturday
Lafayette alum Precious Kurth has watched her son Xavier work to earn all-state recognition.
The Bearcat men top Southwest Baptist to claim at least a share of their first conference championship since 2010.
The Griffon men's basketball team drops to eight games under .500 in conference play.
LeBlond falls to Lathrop; Megan Rosenbohm has big night for Lady Trojans
LeBlond, Lafayette boys win big; Benton boys fall in final home game.
Nodaway-Holt is 24-0 and ranked number one in Class 1 girls basketball in Missouri.
Bishop LeBlond, Lathrop, Maysville among the girls teams advancing the second round of district play.
St. Joseph native Will Carter hit a walk-off home run in game one of Saturday's doubleheader.
The Indians' 200 yard freestyle relay swam in the consolation heat in St. Peters Saturday afternoon.
Eight local wrestlers win state championships.
The Bearcat men's basketball team won by 32 points Saturday. The Griffon women started their contest on a 25-2 run.
Ten local athletes claim bronze at Saturday's MSHSAA State Wrestling Championships.
Darin Loe is the all-time wins leader among managers in Northwest baseball history.
Missouri Western beat Northeastern State in Friday's home opener.
14 wrestlers from northwest Missouri will battle for a state championship on Saturday.
At halftime of Wednesday's basketball game at LeBlond, the state champion dance team was on display.
30 area wrestlers advance to Friday's state wrestling semifinals.
Maryville head boys basketball coach Mike Kuwitzky says his contract will not be renewed for the 2014-2015 season.
Benton takes down LeBlond; Central wins first home game in a month
Winners from the first round of the consolation side of the state wrestling championship brackets.
Results from the first round of the Missouri High School State Wrestling Championships.
Missouri Western women's basketball has dropped 10 of 11 games on the road this season.
The Bearcat men's basketball team improves to 14-2 in MIAA play.
Rick Muntean will be the next general manager of the Lake Erie Crushers.
Michael Hill confirmed Tuesday night that he will sign with the Packers.
Lafayette wins the MEC for a second consecutive season.
Lafayette's lone state qualifier comes from a family of wrestlers.
Maryville breaks losing skid, North Andrew sweeps North Nodaway.
One group of students at Conception Seminary College spends what little free tim they have building a bond on the court.
Smithville sends 11 wrestlers to state from Class 2, District 4.
The Missouri Western men's skid hits four games, while the women drop their third straight.
Nine Central swimmers will participate at the state swim meet.
Benton and West Platte get back in the win column Friday night.
Lafayette edges LeBlond; Cameron's 14-game win streak ends in Smithville.
The Northwest men's and women's basketball teams lost to Missouri Southern Wednesday night.
Lafayette recognized former coaches Mel Clark, Steve Neff and Russell Book prior to Wednesday night's game.
Mid-Buchanan stuns unbeaten West Platte, while the Cameron girls beat LeBlond in double overtime.
Missouri Western's all-time leading rusher spent his rookie season in the NFL with three teams.
Lafayette's Xavier Kurth hits 1,000 career points as the Irish top Benton again.
Benedictine junior Jallen Messersmith knows what the next few months could hold for Michael Sam after announcing he is gay.
Northwest's perfect 2013 season is celebrated at Bearcat Arena on Sunday.
Skip Shear has worked at every level of college basketball, and now he's applying his knowledge to seminarians.
The 20th-ranked Ravens pull away in the second half, while the ladies' four-game win streak is snapped.
More than 120 people signed up for the Missouri Department of Conservation's ice fishing clinic at Mozingo Lake.
LeBlond boys, Cameron girls claim narrow wins while Central drops their sixth straight.
Central held a belated signing day ceremony for six football players on Thursday.
Central cross country runner Zac Miller signs his letter of intent for Northwest Missouri State.
Officials at Northwest have proposed turning the former Foster Aquatic Center into a new student fitness facility.
Benton comes from behind to beat Chillicothe; Central falls in the semifinals of the NKC Tournament.
The Bearcats shot 56-percent from the field in a 28-point win over the Griffons.
The Bearcats have won three games in a row.
Half of the Bearcats' signees come from Missouri.
Fourteen of Missouri Western's 27 signees play on the line of scrimmage.
Wednesday is national signing day.
Area high school sporting events scheduled for Tuesday have been canceled.
Missouri Western and Northwest are tied in the MIAA standings with 4-8 conference records.
Cameron runs its win streak to 11 games.
Students at Conception Seminary College come together to practice faith in the classroom, the church, and on the court.
The Missouri Western women's basketball team has won four of five games.
Benton senior Tyler McNutt has 175 career wins.
The Bearcats prevent both Lincoln teams from claiming their first MIAA win on Saturday.
West Platte boys and North Platte girls win championships in the North Platte Invitational.
West Platte and Mid-Buchanan advance to the North Platte Tournament championship.
Benton beat Central and Lafayette Tuesday night to win the city dual.
Jeremy Guthrie, Ryan Lefebvre, and others greet fans in northwest Missouri on Wednesday.
Central and Cameron pick up tournament wins.
The Griffons swept the Blue Tigers in a doubleheader Wednesday night.
Benton's Dontae White will be a preferred walk-on at Missouri Western next season.
King City boys, Maysville Girls advance in King City Tournament, while Central falls again.
Back-to-back Class 3 State Champions will carry on as teammates with the Bearcats.