Sports

Tigers receive state championship rings
By MELODY METZGER Lamar Democrat Lamar Tiger fans were in abundance on Friday evening, April 24, at the Lamar High School gymnasium, as the 2014 State Championship...
CrossFit Lamar to celebrate with ribbon cutting
CrossFit Lamar is celebrating a ribbon cutting with the Barton County Chamber of Commerce at 12 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, at the CrossFit gym, located in the back of CMAC...
Liberal's Kennedy King wins her heat of 400 meter dash
Chris Morrow/Lamar Democrat Liberal freshman Kennedy King won her heat of the 400 meter dash Tuesday at a meet in Diamond.
Robertson named MIAA/AstroTurf Pitcher of the Week
KANSAS CITY, Mo.-Pittsburg State freshman Emmie Robertson has been named the MIAA/AstroTurf Pitcher of the Week for the final week of the regular season. This is the second...
LHS football team seniors surprise Coach Scott Bailey
Melody Metzger/Lamar Democrat The Lamar High School football team seniors presented Coach Scott Bailey with a framed poster, commemorating the partnership that was...
Tigers still unbeaten
Mooney tosses no-hitter By CHRIS MORROW CASSVILLE-With wins over Big 8 Conference rivals Seneca and Cassville last week, the state ranked Lamar Tigers remain unbeaten...
Tigers host track and field meet
The Lamar Rotary Invitational Track and Field Meet brought together some of the best athletes from around the area Thursday and the host Tigers more than held their...
Young Bulldogs finish 16-1
The Liberal Bulldog fourth grade basketball team put together a memorable 2014-15 campaign, going 16-1 and sweeping their league's regular season title in undefeated...
GMS is back!
The Lamar Lady Tiger Volleyball Team Camp 2015 will be held June 29 to July 2 and will be presented by the LHS coaching staff of Ann Landrum and John Moore, as well as Gold...
Lamar Lady Tiger Volleyball Youth Camp scheduled
The Lamar Lady Tiger Volleyball Youth Camp 2015 has been scheduled for June 22-25 and will be presented by coaching staff John Moore and Ann Landrum. The camp will take...
Gregory places in rodeo competition
LAKE CHARLES, La.-The McNeese State University womens rodeo team recently took first place, while the mens rodeo team took second place at the Hill College rodeo...
Area results from Pierce City Hillbilly Relays
Lamar Democrat/Chris Morrow Lamar's Anthony Wilkerson helped the Tigers to an impressive performance at Pierce City's Hillbilly Relays.                 Lamar...
Tigers down Bulldogs
The Liberal Bulldogs plated a run in the top of the first inning, but the Lamar Tigers would hold them scoreless the remainder of Friday's contest on their way to an 11-1...
Robertson named top 25 candidate for Division II Freshman of the Year
LOUISVILLE, Ky.-Pittsburg State University freshman pitcher Emmie Robertson has been named one of the top 25 finalists for the Division II Freshman of the Year, the...
Former LHS athlete named MIAA Pitcher of the Week
Emmie Robertson KANSAS CITY, Mo.-Pittsburg State University (PSU) junior first baseman Alex Perez and freshman pitcher Emmie Robertson have swept the MIAA/AstroTurf Hitter...