High School Sports
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.