HANNIBAL, Mo. -- When Dezi Jones missed the back half of a 1-and-1 with 10 seconds remaining in a three-point game Tuesday night, he knew he had to make up for it. "That's a clutch free throw. I need to make that," the Hannibal junior guard said.
QUINCY -- The Quincy University men's basketball team trailed for most of the first half against Hannibal-LaGrange University on Saturday night, and Hawks coach Ryan Hellenthal wanted to see how his team would respond. The Hawks ended the opening half on a
MONROE CITY, Mo. -- The South Shelby girls basketball team set a goal at the start of the season. "They decided that they wanted to make it to every championship of every tournament that we're in this year," South Shelby coach Luke O'Laughlin said. So far,
MONROE CITY, Mo. -- Palmyra boys basketball coach Ryan Wood knows that opposing teams have to account for the post presence of forward Peyton Plunkett. In the 93rd annual Monroe City Tournament semifinals against Louisiana Thursday night, the Panthers use
QUINCY -- Quincy High School wrestling coach Phil Neally and Hannibal coach Derek Greening had a chance encounter at an open event last summer at Maryville University in St. Louis. "We were at the Maryville open match. Quincy was there, we were there," Gre
QUINCY -- When Eric Orne returned to the helm of the Quincy Notre Dame girls basketball team after a difficult 2016-17 season, he had one focus for the Raiders. "Defense, defense, defense," QND senior Molly Penn said. "We work on it every day. Defense lead
QUINCY -- The Quincy High School boys basketball players knew it wouldn't be easy to replace Aaron Shoot. Friday night, the efficieny of the offense made it easy to forget the senior guard wasn't there. Junior guard Jaeden Smith made five 3-pointers...
PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Win or lose, Payson Seymour boys basketball coach Brian Rea is always looking for areas for his Indians to improve. That didn't change Tuesday night even as Payson led wire-to-wire for a 61-49 victory over Western on the second day of t
KAHOKA, Mo. -- The Clark County football team knew it was in a place not many outside the program expected. The Indians couldn't keep their surprise playoff run last one more week. Clark County fell behind by three touchdowns early to Lafayette County and
QUINCY -- The Quincy University women's basketball team outscored Winona State over the final three quarters Friday night. Unfortunately for the Hawks, it came after a sluggish opening period. They scored only six points in the first 10 minutes and spotted