The Salem 6th Grade Lady Basketball Team won a five-team pool in Columbia this past weekend that qualified them for the Show-Me Games to be held in Branson on March 13th and 18th. The 6th Grade Lady Tigers had to beat the Potosi Swish, an AAU team, to win the pool. Salem held them scoreless in the 4th quarter while scoring eight points themselves en route to a four-point win and the chance to compete in the Show-me games. The team is now 27-9 on the year and they are coached by Dee Moser and Shonda Wallace. Congratulations team!
The Salem 8th Grade Volleyball “A” Team defeated Northwood R-4 last Thursday in two straight games by the scores of 25-2 and 25-2. Kristy Bermudez was the leading server with 18 and 19 points respectively in the two Salem wins. The 8th grade “B” team lost to Northwood, 25-5 in their match.
The Salem 7th Grade Lady Volleyball Team took 2nd place in the Dixon Tournament held on Saturday. To get to the championship game, Salem defeated Bourbon by the score of 25-17 and 25-18 with Jacy Lashley the leading server with 13 points. The Lady Tigers then beat Laquey, 25-10 and 25-16 with Crystal Prince the leading server with 14 points. The Lady Tigers finished pool play with a 25-7 and 25-22 wins over Dixon with Jacy Lashley the leading server with 14 points. The Championship match went to Belle with Salem winning the first game, 25-15, the Belle won the next two games, 25-16 and 25-21. Salem’s leading server in the championship match was Crystal prince with 10 points and Leah Whelan with nine points.
The St. Louis Blues will face the Vancouver Canucks at the Scottrade Center starting at 7:00 tonight. You can hear the game on KSMO Radio.
Atlanta 3, Boston 2
Montreal 5, Toronto 4
Calgary 5, Phoenix 2
Anaheim 3, San Jose 2
The St. Louis Cardinals beat the Florida Atlantic College team yesterday afternoon using almost all minor league players, 3-2. KSMO will air the Sunday afternoon pre-season game with the Florida Marlins at 11:45.
Funeral services for Esther Irene Schafer of Salem, age 86, will be held this morning at 11:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel in Salem. Interment will be in the Green Forest Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Green Forest Cemetery.
Funeral services for Veda Lorene Larez of Salem, age 86, will be held today at 1:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be from noon until 1:00 on Tuesday. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Veteran’s Home.
Funeral services for Venita Imogene Voight of Rolla, age 77, will be held Thursday at 11:00 at the James & Gahr Mortuary in Rolla. Visitation will be held Wednesday night from 6:00 to 9:00. Interment will be in the Ozark Memorial Gardens in Rolla. Memorials are suggested to the Phelps County Animal Rescue League in Rolla.
Funeral services for Pearl Wave Hogan of Salem, age 83, will be held Thursday at 2:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be held Wednesday night from 6:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Sellers Cemetery at Dillard, Missouri. Memorials may be made to the Hogan family.