TigerShark team members travel to Claremore, Okla.
Eight members of the Lamar TigerSharks swim team traveled to Claremore, Okla., on Saturday, June 13, for a Tri-State Conference meet. Each swimmer...

TigerSharks compete at Webb City Invitational
The Lamar TigerSharks, along with 12 other area swim teams, competed at the Webb City Cardinal Invitational on June 6 and June 7. Despite missing...

Football camp entices many youth
Lamar's Youth Football Camp was held Tuesday, June 9, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the practice field. The camp was open for youth going into third...

Visit the Lamar ball fields for an evening of fun
Melody Metzger/Lamar Democrat Kyler Ison not only connects with the ball, but he can run one out to advance to first base. Kyler's sponsor is the...

Tigers complete amazing season
By CHRIS MORROW The 2015 baseball season didn't end the way that coach Thad Lundine and his Lamar Tiger squad wanted, but that doesn't take away from the fact that they...
Area athletes compete at state
JEFFERSON CITY-Only the best of the best make it to the state track and field championships. Several area athletes turned in strong performances in Jefferson City recently...
Female athletes compete at state
JEFFERSON CITY-The Jasper Lady Eagles turned in a terrific performance at the Class 1 State Track and Field Championships in Jefferson City, finishing second out of a field...
Golf team wraps up memorable campaign
The Lamar Tiger golf team not only won their district title, they also won the sectional and finished third in the Big 8 Conference championships. They finished sixth at...
Lundine named coach of the year
After an undefeated Big 8 Conference run this spring, Lamar baseball coach Thad Lundine was named the league's coach of the year, as voted on by conference...
Sturgell leads Lady Tigers at state
JEFFERSON CITY-Junior Kaelyn Sturgell helped the Lamar Lady Tigers to a 17th place finish in the Class 3 state track and field championships last weekend in Jefferson...
Roller derby league to be in action
The Mo-Kan Roller Girlz is a roller derby league based out of Joplin. The league was established in 2007 and has been nationally recognized by the WFTDA since 2013. The...
Tigers finish third at state despite bump to Class 3
JEFFERSON CITY-After back-to-back Class 2 state championships, the Lamar Tiger track and field team was bumped to Class 3 this spring and still turned in a remarkable...
Maze takes win and big bass honors
Bryan Maze of Lamar is one step closer to the ABA National Championship with his first place win and earnings totaling $712 in the American Fishing Tournament held May 30,...
Booster Club holds springs sports recognition
The Lamar Booster Club served cookies and punch before the Lamar High School Spring Sports Recognition ceremony held Thursday, May 21, in the high school gym. This was to...
Jasper girls take second at state
The Jasper girls track and field team took second place overall at the Class 1A State Track Meet, held Friday and Saturday, May 22 and 23, in Jefferson City. Those placing...