The Salem Lady Basketball Tigers dropped their fourth straight contest and their second straight SCA game as they dropped a 53-40 decision to the Mountain View-Liberty Eagles. Salem was led by Alayna Sellers with 17 points and Jennifer Herndon added 10 points. The Lady Tigers will face Fatima Monday night at 8:30 in Newburg. They are now 11-9 and 3-2 in the SCA.
The Salem Boys Basketball Tigers will host Willow Springs tonight at the Salem High School Gym. The Junior Varsity will start things out at 6:00 followed by the Varsity game. In between the JV and Varsity game the 2010 Basketball Homecoming Queen will be announced. The homecoming court includes Mackenzie Wulff, sophomore class attendant, junior class attendant, Ashley Jadwin, and the senior homecoming candidates that include Danielle Connell, Houlie Ibrahim and Kayla Meade. Escorts will include basketball players Steven Morton, Phil Moser, Jonathan Hambacker, Andy Kissir and Dex West. Salem is 6-13 on the year and 1-1 in the SCA.
Devin Setoguchi's power-play goal late in the second period proved to be the game-winner, as San Jose continued its winning ways on the road with a 4-2 victory over St. Louis at Scottrade Center. Patrik Berglund and Alexander Steen got the goals for the Blues, who came in flying high off a 3-2 road win over Central Division leader Chicago on Wednesday. However, St. Louis hasn't won back-to-back games since putting together four straight from January 9-16. Ty Conklin recorded 27 saves in defeat. The Blues will host the Chicago Blackhawks Saturday night at 7:00 on KSMO.
The Missouri Basketball Tigers will try to get back on the winning track Saturday at Colorado starting at 2:30. Missouri is 16-6 overall and 4-3 in the Big 12. You can hear the game on KSMO Radio.
Funeral services for Rhonda Sue Tighe of Anderson, South Carolina, age 47, will be today at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 9:30 until service time. Interment will be in the Round Pond Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Salem United Baptist Church.
Funeral services for Ken Ellis of Salem, age 61, will be held today at 11:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel. Interment will be in the Ashley Creek Cemetery in Montauk with full military honors. Memorials are suggested to the Ken Ellis Funeral Expenses Fund.
Funeral services for Gordon B. Camden of Ballwin, age 95, will be held today at 1:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 11:30 until service time. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery with Full Military Honors. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society.
Funeral services for William Gary Strader of Salem, age 63, will be held Saturday morning at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Salem Chapel. Visitation will be held tonight from 5:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Funeral services for Isabel Amelia Elliott of Rolla, age 88, will be held Saturday at Noon at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Rolla. Visitation will be Saturday from 10:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the Rolla City Cemetery. All arrangements are under the direction of the James & Gahr Mortuary in Rolla. Memorials are suggested to the Immanuel Lutheran Church of Rolla.
Funeral services for Anton “Tony” Skouby of Vichy, age 84, will be held Saturday at 1:00 at the High Gate Baptist Church. Visitation will be tonight from 5:00 to 8:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Interment will be in the High Gate Community Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the High Gate Community Cemetery or Hospice.
Funeral services for Maxine Kurtwright of Salem, age 86, will be held Monday at 1:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 11:00 until of service. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Love Packs Program.