Two set to join list of great teams to play in Blue Devil Gym
David Adam

Two set to join list of great teams to play in Blue Devil Gym

Webster Groves, Mo., and Sunrise Christian Academy from Topeka, Kan., are being touted as two of the best teams ever to play in Blue Devil Gym when they participate in the QHS Shootout this weekend. Believe the hype.

Fletcher climbing record charts at UMSL
Women's College Basketball

Fletcher climbing record charts at UMSL

QUINCY -- Jordan Fletcher's week didn't start out so well. It still ended with a smile. Almost a year removed from having surgery to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligaent in her left knee, the University of Missouri-St. Louis senior center...

Zeb-a-Dee-Doo-Dah: Riney outduels Talton as Clark County wins Lenzini title
Prep Boys Basketball

Zeb-a-Dee-Doo-Dah: Riney outduels Talton as Clark County wins Lenzini title

PALMYRA, Mo. -- Zeb Riney and C.E. Talton took over the third quarter Saturday night. The guards for the Clark County and Monroe City boys basketball teams combined for 28 points, including a run of 20 straight points, and shot a combined 10 of 11 from the

Hawks shut down Tritons, earn back-to-back GLVC victories
Men's College Basketball

Hawks shut down Tritons, earn back-to-back GLVC victories

QUINCY -- As the minutes between field goals mounted, everyone became curious. Just how long could the University of Missouri-St. Louis men's basketball team's drought last? Quincy University provided the answer. The Hawks held the Tritons without...

Blue Devils don't shy away from Conditt, Corliss
Prep Boys Basketball

Blue Devils don't shy away from Conditt, Corliss

QUINCY -- Quincy High School boys basketball coach Andy Douglas didn't want the Blue Devils shying away from Chicago Corliss center George Conditt IV because they were scared to get their shots blocked. Truth be told, Douglas welcomed a few swats.

Monroe City finishes with flourish to win Lenzini title
Prep Girls Basketball

Monroe City finishes with flourish to win Lenzini title

PALMYRA, Mo. -- Monroe City girls basketball coach Cody Leonard won't deny it wasn't his team's cleanest game. "We did not do a very good job of taking care of the basketball," Leonard said, "but we did a good enough job in the last three...

Prep Boys Basketball

Voss leads Payson Seymour to easy victory

PLEASANT HILL, Ill. -- The Payson Seymour boys basketball team dominated Pleasant Hill 87-40 behind Trevor Voss' 25 points on Saturday night. Voss dropped 18 first-quarter points as the Indians raced out to a 24-10 lead. Payson Seymour (17-1) piled on to i

Prep Boys Basketball

Beardstown pulls away in third quarter

BEARDSTOWN, Ill. -- Pascal Guilavogui scored nine points in the third quarter as Beardstown outscored the Liberty boys basketball team 19-8 in the period and went on to win 46-41 on Saturday night. Beardstown (11-9) led 11-3 after the first quarter, but Li

Reed fills in, leads QND to first-round victory
Prep Girls Basketball

Reed fills in, leads QND to first-round victory

CARROLLTON, Ill. Sophomore guard Shelby Reed stepped in for injured Maddie Peters and led the Quincy Notre Dame girls basketball team to a 58-26 victory over Granite City in the Carrollton Tournament on Saturday night. Reed made two three-pointers and m

Prep Boys Basketball

Scotland County loses in North Shelby championship game

SHELBYVILLE, Mo. -- The Scotland County boys basketball team lost to La Plata 80-55 in the championship game of the North Shelby tournament on Saturday night. Scotland County trailed 24-5 at the end of the first quarter. No other information was available