Here’s a look back on 10 things worth a second look from the high school spring sports playoffs. In next week’s edition, we’ll review 10 things worth a second look from the boys and girls track and field postseason stretch.
Staley and Smithville will play in the Missouri high school baseball state semifinals. Smithville’s semifinal is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Friday and Staley will play at 4:30 p.m. Friday. The tournament concludes on Saturday. West Platte lost in a Class 2 semifinal on Wednesday and its third-place game was cancelled. The state tournament is being played at T.R. Hughes Ballpark in O’Fallon, Mo.
The Missouri high school girls soccer state tournament will take place Friday and Saturday at two sites in Blue Springs. Five Kansas City-area teams will compete: St. Teresa’s Academy, Lee’s Summit, Notre Dame de Sion, St. Pius X and Barstow.
Grandview senior Anglerne Annelus concluded her high school career with nine state titles after winning the 100 and 200 and anchoring a victory in the 800 relay Saturday at the Missouri Class 4 meet in Jefferson City.