- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)46
- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)42
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)8
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)40
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)3
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
High school roundup: New Salem boys basketball team captures state title
New Salem needed overtime, but it was worth the wait.
The Eagles defeated Rivers of Life 60-55 to capture the Missouri Christian Schools Athletic Association's 1A state title in boys basketball Saturday.
Josh Davault hit a jumper with 10.8 seconds left in regulation to send the game into overtime.
The Eagles outscored Rivers of Life 7-2 in overtime.
Davault, who was selected to the all-state first team, had 35 points and 18 rebounds in the win.
Paulie Barber had 14 rebounds and eight points, while John Bucholtz, earned all-state second team honors, added eight points.
The Eagles ended their season with a 10-11 record.
|Rivers of Life||13||3||13||24||2||--||55|
NEW SALEM (60) -- John Bucholtz 8, Michael Bucholtz 4, Josh Davault 35, Bradley Long 5, Paulie Barber 8. FG 25, FT 9-16, F 15. (3-pointers: Long 1. Fouled out: none)
RIVERS OF LIFE (55) -- Ralph Bellamy 9, Kwane Thomas 18, Tre Ford 20, Darius Thompson 4. FG 22, FT 7-15, F 17. (3-pointers: Ford 4. Fouled out: none)
Scott County Central 89, Maplewood 55
The Braves cruised to victory on their home court.
The school retired the numbers of former players Paul Hale (No. 25) and Gary Owens (No. 21) during a ceremony at halftime.
St. Vincent 54, Valle Catholic 21
Storm French just missed a double-double with 14 points and nine rebounds in the Indians' win.
Courtney Heberlie added 11 points and Chelsie Boxdorfer chipped in 10 points for St. Vincent (17-5).
The Indians return to action Wednesday when they travel to Scott City.
VALLE CATHOLIC (21) -- Gretchen Koller 7, Haylie Reynolds 8, Katie Bader 4, Natalie Grass 2. FG 8, FT 3-9, F 7. (3-pointers: Reynolds 2. Fouled out: none)
ST. VINCENT (54) -- Chelsie Boxdorfer 10, Courtney Heberlie 11, Dani Hogard 2, Kayla Seabaugh 4, Storm French 14, Kelci Besand 2, Katie Mattingly 2, Kali Wingerter 9. FG 23, FT 4-8, F 8. (3-pointers: Boxdorfer 1, Heberlie 3. Fouled out: none)
-- From staff reports