More of the Fall and Winter Salem Tiger sports awards have been announced. For volleyball, Morgan Hailey was named 2nd Team All-SCA while Kelsey Michno was named All-SCA Honorable Mention. Breanna Piatt was named 2nd Team All District. Michno and Hannah Jadwin were also named Academic All-State. The Lady Tiger Softball team was well represented as named 1st Team All-SCA were Cortney Putman and Savannah Hanning. Putman was also named SCA Player of the Year. Kirsten Strebe and Camryn Pryor were named 2nd Team All SCA. Named to the All-SCA Honorable Mention Team were Taylor Frizzell, Gabriel Sanderson, and Kari Hatridge. Putman, Frizzell, and Sanderson were also named Academic All-State. For Lady Tiger basketball, Savannah Hanning was named First Team All SCA and Payton Curley was named All-SCA Honorable Mention. For the boy’s basketball team, Cody Whitaker was named 1st Team All-SCA and Logan Pogue was named All-SCA Honorable Mention.
Jabari Brown scored 26 points and Earnest Ross added 24 points as the Missouri Tigers outlasted the Texas A&M Aggies, 91-83, in double overtime in the SEC Tournament at the Georgia Dome. Missouri will play Florida, the top ranked team in the nation, today in the quarterfinals of the SEC Tournament. You can hear the game on KSMO Radio starting at 11:30 this morning.
Jaden Schwartz scored twice in a four-goal third period, which lifted St. Louis over Edmonton, 6-2, at Scottrade Center. Alex Pietrangelo and T.J. Oshie also lit the lamp in the final frame for the Blues. St. Louis will be in Nashville Saturday night to face the Predators and you can hear that game on KSMO Radio starting with the pre-game show at 6:30.
Xavier Scruggs highlighted a seven-run sixth inning with a three-run double as the St. Louis Cardinals shut out the Atlanta Braves, 11-0, in Grapefruit League action. Lance Lynn recorded 10 strikeouts and allowed only one hit in four innings. The Cardinals will play the Astros today at 12:05. The Cards will also play the Braves on Saturday and Mets on Sunday. You can hear those games on KSMO starting at 11:45.
Matt Carson had three RBI as the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals, 12-6, in Cactus League play. Eric Hosmer went 2-for-3 with a solo homer for the Royals, who will play the Oakland Athletics today at 3:05.
Graveside services for Linda Sue Parker of Salem, age 56, will be held this morning at 11:00 at the Boss Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association. All arrangements are under the direction of the Wilson Mortuary in Salem.
Funeral services for Marie A. Copeland of St. Louis will be held Saturday at 2:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 1:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society and Alzheimer’s Association.
Funeral services for Albert “Lee” Vaughn of Salem, age 96, will be held Monday morning at 11:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 Stoday. Interment will be in the Roberts Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Roberts Cemetery.
Funeral services for Lee F. Becherer of Salem, age 87, will be held Tuesday morning at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 Monday. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Project Win.
Memorial services for Ed Pope of Steelville, age 80, will be held Wednesday at 2:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be held from 1:00 until service time on Wednesday.
Today..Partly sunny, high of 66.
Tonight..Partly cloudy, low of 36.
Saturday..Mostly sunny with a 40% chance of rain, high of 64.
Saturday night.. Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of rain, low of 43.
Sunday..Mostly cloudy with a 60% chance of rain and snow, high of 44.
Sunday night..Cloudy with a 60% chance of rain and snow, low of 25.