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TigerSharks compete at Webb City Invitational

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 several swimmers due to scheduling…

Football camp entices many youth

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 through sixth…

Visit the Lamar ball fields for an evening of fun

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 Rotary Club and he…

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…

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 at the Class…

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 of 54…

Golf team wraps up memorable campaign

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 the…

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 coaches. Lundine tops…

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 City. Sturgell finished…

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…