Samantha Parker went two for two with a bases loaded triple and drive in a total of four RBIs as Salem shutout the Steelville Lady Cardinals, 15-0 in three innings. Leah Whelan added a double and two RBI as Salem evened their record at 5-5 heading into the St. James Tournament tomorrow.
The Salem Lady Volleyball Varsity Tigers defeated Licking Thursday night in three games winning the first game 23-20, losing game two 24-26, and winning game three 26-24. The JV lost in three games at Licking losing the first game 6-25, winning game two by the score of 27-25, and losing game three 21-25. The Lady Tigers will be at Ava next Tuesday night.
The Salem Football Tigers will travel to Willow Springs to face the Bears starting at 7:00. Salem enters the game with a 1-2 record overall and in the SCA. You can hear the game tonight on KSMO Radio and online at ksmoradio.com starting at 6:30 with Tiger Talk and Coach Bill Schuchardt.
The Salem 7th grade football team defeated Houston, 6-0 as time expired yesterday Derek McClain caught an 11-yard pass from Dylan Wisdom. They will play next Thursday at Mountain Grove.
The Missouri Tigers will host San Diego State tomorrow night at 6:00 and you can hear the game on KSMO Radio. Missouri is 2-0 on the year.
Jake Westbrook pitched eight shutout innings to win for the first time in a month and the Cardinals blanked the San Diego Padres, 4-0, in the opener of a four-game series. Yadier Molina singled in two runs and Albert Pujols stroked an RBI double, both in the sixth inning, for the Cardinals, who pulled within seven games of NL Central-leading Cincinnati. The Cards and Padres play tonight and this weekend.
The Kansas City Royals will face the Cleveland Indians this weekend starting tonight.
The Kansas City Chiefs signed linebacker Charlie Anderson on Wednesday. Anderson is in his seventh season in the NFL out of Mississippi. He played in 16 games (two starts) for Miami last season and had 17 tackles, two forced fumbles and two sacks. The team also announced Wednesday that linebacker Cameron Sheffield has been placed on injured reserve.
Funeral services Allen Douglas Manahan of Salem, age 92, will be today at 1:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 11:00 until service time. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery.
Funeral services for Robert N. Lincoln of Cuba, age 80, will be held Saturday at 11:00 at the St. Anthony Catholic Church in Rosati. Visitation will be tonight from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Memorials are suggested to the Heartland Hospice.
Memorial services for Velma Lucella (Dewitt) Settles of Bakersfield, California, age 79, will be held Saturday at 11:00 at the Fox Chapel in Licking.
Funeral services for Donie Ivy Polk of Salem, age 94, will be held Saturday at noon at the Salem Church of Christ. Visitation will be from 10:00 until service time Saturday. A graveside service and interment will be at the Lone Pine Cemetery in Clarksville, Arkansas at 2:00. Memorials may be made to the Salem Church of Christ. All arrangements are under the direction of the Wilson Mortuary of Salem.
Graveside services for Robert Boren of St. James, age 78, will be held Saturday at 2:00 at the Gorman Cemetery. All the arrangements are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James.
Funeral services for Geraldine T. Stephens of Salem, age 92, will be held Monday at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be Sunday from 4:00 to 7:00. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Memorial services for Beulah M. Mead of Salem, age 93, will be held Friday, September 24 at 7:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 5:00 until service time. Interment will be in the Fairview Cemetery in Dupont, Ohio. Memorials are suggested to the Columbus Grove, Ohio, Eastern Star Chapter.
Today....Mostly sunny with some patchy fog this morning, high around 80.
Tonight..Partly cloudy, low around 60.
Saturday and Saturday night..Partly cloudy, high of 85, low of 64.
Sunday..Mostly sunny, high of 85.
Sunday night..Clear, low of 62.
Monday..Mostly sunny, high of 88 falling into the upper 70s in the afternoon.