Following a fourth quarter in which both teams hit shot after shot from the field, the Stover girls basketball team beat Holden 46-41 to open the Stover Tournament on Wednesday.
The Lady Bulldogs led by two points at halftime and after three quarters before outscoring Holden 22-18 in the fourth quarter of a game which was close the entire way.
Carley Nolting led Stover with 17 points and 17 rebounds. Hunter Meisner added 13 points and seven rebounds. Jensen Bauer scored seven points.
Stover (6-4) will face Eldon in the semifinal on at 6 p.m. Friday.
Osage 55, Cole Camp 32
Cole Camp fell to Osage 55-32 in the first round of the Stover Tournament on Wednesday.
Osage jumped out to a 13-6 lead after one quarter and led 28-12 at the half.
Kimmi Finkiewicz and Meghan Pitts each led the Lady Bluebirds with eight points.
Cole Camp (6-3) will face Versailles in the consolation semifinal at 9 p.m. Friday.
Eldon 90, Green Ridge 37
Eldon cruised past Green Ridge 90-37 in the first round of the Stover Tournament on Wednesday.
Samantha Unkel led Green Ridge with 14 points.
Green Ridge will face Holden in the consolation semifinal at 4:30 p.m. Friday.
Knob Noster68, Concordia 35
The Knob Noster boys basketball team put together runs in the second and third quarters to beat Concordia 68-35 on Wednesday .
The teams were tied 15-15 after one quarter before the Panthers outscored the Orioles 10-2 in the second and 24-8 in the third.
Brett Marsh led Knob Noster with 29 points, hitting 12 of 19 from the field and 5 of 10 from 3-point range. David Barton added 16 points, 14 rebounds and four blocked shots. Jon McKinzie scored 13 points.
Cass Heimsoth led the Orioles with 16.