Ninth grade Lamar Tigers earn spot in championship

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Ninth grade Lamar Tigers earn spot in championship
The ninth grade Tigers competed in the Mt. Vernon Freshmen Boys Basketball Tournament during the week of January 13. Lamar defeated Monett and Strafford, earning them a spot in the championship game against Springfield-Catholic. In a hard-fought battle, the contest was not decided until the final minute of play with the Tigers ultimately falling 38-43. Pictured, left to right, are: Austin Wilkerson, Ryan Davis, Tate Ansley, Jaxon Hearod, Tyler Ansley, Eli Compton, Joel Beshore, Tyson Williams, Ty Willhite and Jase Dillon.