email@example.com The Mt. Vernon baseball team has become a thorn in Monett's side over the past four seasons. Tonight, the two teams will square of in the Big 8 Conference opener at North Park. The Cubs (7-4) and... >>
firstname.lastname@example.org After the weather forced a day's delay in the start of the 2014 racing season, the Monett Speedway recently welcomed 102 cars to it first race. "We felt it was too cold and damp on Friday and people... >>
email@example.com The sound of engines screaming and the sight of cars circling the three-eighths of a mile dirt track at the Monett Speedway will signal the start of the 2014 racing season tonight. The Speedway's own... >>
Frustration mounts for Cubs in 3-game losing skid(04/18/14) firstname.lastname@example.org A home game with Wheaton today is just what the doctor ordered for the Monett baseball team as it looks to rid the taste of a three-game losing streak. Friday, the Cubs had their five-game winning streak snapped with a 4-3 setback to Webb City, followed by loses to Carl Junction and then Mt. Vernon on Tuesday...
Monett downs Nevada, 7-3(04/12/14) Monett used a 3-run fourth inning to defeat the Nevada 7-3 Thursday in the Bill O'Dell Tourney in Carthage. Blake Spain scattered seven hits in six innings to earn his third win of the season. Isaac Long went 2-for-3 at the plate with a single and double. Zack Hammond, John Saunders and Spain collected the only other Cubs hits. Monett benefited from four walks and four Tigers' errors...
Late surge carries Purdy to 6-5 win(04/12/14) Purdy scored three times in the fifth inning and three times in the sixth inning to top Sarcoxie 6-5 on Thursday. Ricky Aldaba and Sydney Birge collected a pair of hits each for the Eagles. Birge and Brent Cornman drove in 2 runs each. Alex Mareth picked up the victory after Robby Mobby got the start. Both pitchers combined to strike out 11 Bears' hitters...
Sports Briefs(04/08/14) The Monett tennis team took fourth place in the Mt. Vernon Tournament on Wednesday. Mt. Vernon won the team event, followed by Clever and Republic. Monett's George Fulton took second in No. 1 singles and Jairo Rueda was first in No. 2 singles. The No. 1 doubles team of Fulton and Rueda placed second...
Monett investing heavily in youth; that's not a bad thing(04/08/14) Over the past three years, the sports facilities for the Monett community have improved immensely. Over $12 million dollars of both public and private money have been raised all in the name of benefiting the whole community, not just the elite. Over the course of 36 months, the former strawberry capitol has witnessed the construction of a state-of-the-art YMCA. Facilities at North Park were upgraded, improving the dugouts, fences and netting, and cost-efficient lighting was added...
Last-second shot lifts Cubs to win over Aurora
Sean Jastal 2014 Class 2 State Wrestling Championships: Opening Round
Monett Cubs fourth grade champs
Monett Cubs highlight video of the fourth grade boys from the 2012 season. The Cubs went 7-0 and won their division for the second year in a row. The young Purple Haze look promising for the future Monett HS team!