The Salem Lady Basketball Tigers defeated the Owensville Dutchgiirls, 46-43 to win the districts. Natalie Howard and Kirsten Stephens each tallied 15 points while Allison Jones scopred 12 points. Salem is now 22-5 on the year and they will face the Lutheran South Lady Crusaders Wednesday night at 7:45 at Jefferson College in Hillsboro. You can hear that game on KSMO Radio or online at www.ksmoradio.com.
The Salem Boys Basketball season came to an end in a hard fought battle with the Owensville Dutchmen with a 60-55 loss. The game was tied with a minute to go before Owensville took a two-point lead with 58 seconds left. On an inbound play, Salem had to retreat in their defensive end and a pass by C.J. Smith deflected off the backboard out of bounds allowing Owensville to in-bound the ball and score on free throws to seal the win. Salem was led in scoring by Taylor Sirois with 19 points and C.J. Smith with 17 points. Sirois also pulled down 15 rebounds for the Tiger who end their season with a 16-10 record.
The Missouri Tigers will travel to Nebraska to face the Cornhuskers in an attempt to each the .500-mark in the Big 12. Game time is set for 12:45 with the pre-game show starting at 12:15 on KSMO Radio. Missouri enters the game with a 17-9 record and 6-7 in the Big 12.
The St. Louis Blues will be in Chicago Sunday afternoon to face the Blackhawks starting at 2:00. You can hear the game on KSMO Radio. The Blues have won their last four straight games.
Buffalo 6, Ottawa 5 (SO)
New Jersey 3, NY Rangers 2 (SO)
Carolina 3, Philadelphia 2 (OT)
Tampa Bay 5, Atlanta 4 (OT)
Edmonton 4, Columbus 0
NY Islanders 3, Toronto 2 (SO)
Pittsburgh 2, Florida 1 (OT)
Montreal 6, Nashville 5 (SO)
San Jose 2, Chicago 0
Phoenix 3, Calgary 2 (OT)
Minnesota 4, Colorado 3
Vancouver 3, Los Angeles 2
Washington 109, Sacramento 106
Chicago 84, Cleveland 78
Dallas 112, Miami 100
Memorial services for Judge Charles Leick of Davisville, age 93, will be held this morning at 11:00 at the Britton-Bennett Chapel in Steelville. Visitation will be from 10:00 until service time. Interment will be in the Valhalla Cemetery in St. Charles.
Graveside services for Rosel Lee Parker of Salem, age 85, will be held this morning at 11:00 at the Cedar Grove Cemetery. All arrangements are under the direction of the Dent County Memorial Chapel.
Funeral services for Mabel Martorana of St. James, age 85, will be held Saturday morning at 10:00 at the Immaculate Conception Church in St. James. Visitation will be tonight from 6:00 to 8:00 at the James & Gahr Chapel in St. James. Interment will be in the St. James Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association.
Graveside services for Ronald Edward Smith of Crescent City, CA, formerly of Salem, age 70 will be held Saturday at 1:00 at the Dry Fork Cemetery. Visitation will be tonight from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the James & Gahr Mortuary in Salem.
Services for George “Bill” Scofield of Houston, age 84, will be held Saturday at 2:00 at the Britton-Bennett Chapel in Steelville. Visitation will be from 11:00 to 12:00. Interment will be in the Steelville Cemetery.
Funeral services for Harold Stufflebean Jr. of Rolla, age 64, will be held Saturday at 1:00 at the James and Gahr Chapel in Rolla. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 tonight. Interment will be in the Steelville Cemetery.
Funeral services for Grace S. Ottinger of St. James, age 94, will be held Saturday at 3:00 at the James & Gahr Chapel in St. James. Visitation will be from 2:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the St. James Cemetery.
Funeral services for Ruby Giacomarra of Salem, age 88, will be held Sunday at 1:00 at the James & Gahr Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be 11:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.