The Salem Tiger baseball team lost to Ava Monday afternoon, 7-0, in their first SCA game of the year. Brady Floyd finished with two hits as the Tigers fall to 4-3 on the year and 0-1 in the SCA. Salem will be in St. James this afternoon and you can hear that game on KSMO and ksmoradio.com.
The Salem Tiger Golf team will be participating in a golf meet at Willow Springs this afternoon.
The Salem Tiger Track team will be in Mountain View to participate in a track meet at 4:00 this afternoon.
Right-hander Trevor Rosenthal threw four perfect innings and Ronny Gil homered to lead St. Louis to a 3-2 win over Double-A Springfield on Monday at Hammons Field. Tyler Lyons allowed only one hit and struck out four through four innings for Springfield. The Cardinals will play the Miami Marlins Wednesday night to open up the regular season.
The Royals had the day off yesterday but will face the San Diego Padres tonight.
Funeral services for Mackie "Joe" Miner of Boss, age 76, will be today at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Viburnum Chapel. Interment will be in the Barton Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Barton Cemetery or the American Cancer Society.
Funeral services for Reba Lorene Bingham of Edgar Springs, age 84, will be held Wednesday at 11:00 at the Anutt Community Church. Visitation will be Wednesday from 10:00 until 11:00. Interment will be in the Anutt Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Anutt Community Church.
Funeral services for Alice R. White of Salem, age 77, will be held Friday at 11:00 at the Salem Chapel of the James and Gahr Mortuary. Visitation will be Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00 at the Chapel. Interment will be in the Zion Cemetery in Salem. Memorials are suggested to the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital or the Convoy of Hope in Springfield, Missouri.
Funeral services for Grace Eva (Creech) Falkenrath of Newburg, age 88, will be Friday at 1:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla. Visitation will be held Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00. Interment will be at the Roach Cemetery near Doolittle, Missouri. Memorials are suggested to the family.