The Salem Lady Tiger basketball team will be in Mountain View tonight. The Lady Tigers are 9-13 on the year and 4-2 in the SCA. JV will start at 6:00 with the varsity game to follow.
Jordan Clarkson paced all scorers with 21 points, as the Missouri Tigers pulled away from the Vanderbilt Commodores late to capture a 67-64 triumph in SEC action at Mizzou Arena. Clarkson drained all 11 of his free-throw tries and added five assists and five rebounds for Missouri (19-7, 7-6 SEC), winners of three straight. Earnest Ross shot 4-of-8 from 3-point range on his way to 16 points. Jabari Brown scored 10 points but was just 3-of-11 from the field. Missouri will play at Alabama on Saturday.
James van Riemsdyk, Dustin Brown, and David Backes tallied in a three-goal first period, as the United States gained a spot in the semifinals thanks to a 5-2 decision over the Czech Republic on Wednesday. The U.S. will play Canada in the semifinals on Friday and the winner will face the winner of Sweden/Finland in the gold medal game on Sunday to close the Olympic games.
2014 Olympic Games- Medal Count
U.S.A.: 7 Gold, 5 Silver, 11 Bronze 23 Total
Russia: 6 Gold, 9 Silver, 7 Bronze 22 Total
Netherlands: 6 Gold, 7 Silver, 9 Bronze 22 Total
Norway: 9 Gold, 4 Silver, 7 Bronze 20 Total
Canada: 5 Gold, 9 Silver, 4 Bronze 18 Total
Funeral services for Matred Edna Kehner of Steelville, age 94, will be held Friday at 11:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be tonight from 5:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Steelville Cemetery.
Graveside services for Karl Kendall of Rolla, age 97, will be held Saturday at 11:00 at the Willow Springs City Cemetery. All arrangements are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla.
Memorial Services for Robert “Bob” Edwin Shasserre of Steelville, age 83, will be held Saturday night at 7:30 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be held from 5:00 until service time on Saturday. Memorials may be made to the Golden Echoes of Steelville.
Funeral services for Charlene Love Fannin of Rolla, age 94, will be Tuesday at 11:00 at the Redeemer Lutheran Church in Rolla. Visitation will be at the church from 10:00 until time of service. Memorials may be made to the Redeemer Lutheran Church Facility Improvement Fund. All arrangement are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla.
Today..Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers, high of 63.
Tonight..Mostly clear, low of 30.
Friday..Mostly sunny, high of 57.
Friday night..Partly cloudy, low of 4.
Saturday..Partly sunny, high of 56.
Saturday night..Mostly cloudy, low of 28.
Sunday..Partly sunny, high of 43.
Sunday night..Partly cloudy, low of 23.