Marceline girls edge Cairo

After losing both of its games in last week's Macon Invitational Tournament, the Marceline girls' basketball team squeaked past Cairo, 49-46, at home on Tuesday night to improve to 7-9. By the time of this publication, the Tigers will have traveled to Scotland County for a Lewis & Clark matchup.

Brookfield, Marceline split scholar bowl matches

Brookfield hosted Marceline on Monday, and the two teams split the junior varsity/varsity doubleheader. Marceline's JV came out on top, 130-100, and Brookfield's varsity team won 280-150.

Meadville Invitational rolling along

Through Wednesday in the Meadville Invitational, on the girls' side, the top-seeded host is set to face the fifth-seeded Linn County Mustangs in the semifinal. Eight-seed Bucklin/Macon County was eliminated from play on Wednesday night with a pair of losses.

The boys' side is symmetrical. The top-seeded host is set to face the fourth-seeded Mustangs, and Bucklin/Macon County was eliminated Wednesday.

By the time of this publication, those semifinals will have taken place.