Monthly Archives: January 2011

Another unbeaten bites the dust: Fayette upsets Sacred Heart to win Wildcat Classic

There won’t be an undefeated team in Class 2 this year. The Fayette boys took down the final remaining undefeated team in Class 2, beating Sacred Heart 66-65 Tonight in the championship game of the Salter Wildcat Classic. Is it … Continue reading

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Scores from Days Four and Five/Predictions for Day Six of the Slater Wildcat Classic

I was busy at work all day yesterday, so I didn’t have any free time to do a recap of Day Four or a preview of Day Five. Since I need to leave here pronto, I’m just going to post … Continue reading

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Recap of Day Three/Preview of Day Four of the Slater Wildcat Classic

It felt a little weird to get out of Slater before 10:30 p.m. last night. We’ve got two teams set for Saturday’s championship games and tonight we’ll find out the other two. Pilot Grove (B) 64, Slater 47: Slater kept … Continue reading

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Teams, players meet for MFA Oil Shootout press conference

I got to take a break from covering basketball games this morning/afternoon and drove over to Columbia for the third press conference I’ve ever been to (the previous two were at the Show-Me Showdown in March covering the Harrisburg girls). … Continue reading

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Recap of Day Two/Preview of Day Three of the Slater Wildcat Classic

Another exciting night at Slater on Tuesday lived up to high expectations as usual. Only three games are on tap tonight and Thursday, so the first games won’t start until 5 p.m. instead of the usual 4:30 p.m. Pilot Grove … Continue reading

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Recap of Day One/Predictions for Day Two of the Slater Wildcat Classic

After a couple of lopsided No. 1-No. 7 games, last night ended with a few exciting ballgames. All four higher seeds won last night, but that may not be the case tonight. Before I get ahead of myself, let’s look … Continue reading

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Preview/predictions for Day One of the Slater Wildcat Classic

This was probably my favorite tournament to watch last year, simply because it felt like every game was a close one. The Fayette boys will be looking to defend their title this week, but this is going to be one … Continue reading

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