Hounds Host Mineral Area

Fitzsimmons-John Arena will host rematches of both of last season’s Region 16 basketball championship games when Mineral Area visits Moberly for a doubleheader Saturday night. Even though none of her players were here last year, women’s coach Erika Harris has explained to them they still have a target.

The Lady Hounds are 8-7, 0-1 in Region 16, and have dropped five straight. 22nd-ranked Mineral Area is 15-1, 1-0 in Region 16, and have won nine straight since losing to 9th-ranked Wabash Valley.

The 16th-ranked Greyhounds are now 13-3, and winners of seven straight. 7th-ranked Mineral Area is 15-0. Both teams are 1-0 in the region. Coach Pat Smith…

The pregame is at 4:50, women at 5, men about 7 on KWIX and centralmoinfo.com.