The Mexico Bulldogs boys and girls basketball teams are back on their home court tomorrow against the Fulton Hornets in their final game of the regular season.
Tip off for the first game is at 5:00.
Mexico's 3 state champion wrestlers, Brit Wilson, Kellen Ekern and Terrese Aaron, along with the team coach Gayle Adams will be featured on Saturday's Public Perspective at 8AM, right here on AM 1340 KXEO.
The Mexico Boys and Girls Basketball Teams took on the Hannibal Pirates in a home game last night.
The girls took down Hannibal 70 to 52, while the boys were also victorious, defeating the pirates 61 to 59.
The Bulldogs are back at home on Friday against the Fulton Hornets in their final game of the regular season.
The Mexico Bulldogs Basketball Teams will take the Court tonight against the Hannibal Pirates.
Games wills tart at 5:00 in the Mexico Sports Complex.
The Boys and Girls Basketball teams are back in action tonight against the Moberly Spartans. Junior Varsity Games begin at 5:00.
You can catch all the varsity action right here with KXEO's Cory Higby and Matt Pilger.
Current State Wrestling Results:
The Missouri state Wrestling Tournament is continuing at Mizzou Arena.
Here are the athletes advancing to the semi-finals this evening:
For Centralia, Andrew Newbrough, Jackson Evans, Sam Hasekamp and M. Dean
For Mexico, Kellen Ekern, Brit Wilson, Terrese Aaron and Dylan Patton.
Luke West will advance for Hallsville
and Chance Richards for Moberly.
Missouri wrestlers have gathered at Mizzou Arena for the State Tournament.
At news time, several athletes from area schools have won their first matches.
Andrew Newbrough, Grafton Littrell and Carter Kinkead from Centralia
Cameron Lowry and Tristan Morris of Moberly
Dylan Patton and Dillon Nichols of Mexico
Brandon Dews and and Tucker Caswell of Fulton
and Jadon Henry and Chad Maupin of North Callaway have emerged victorious. Stay tuned for updates of the State Wrestling Tournament.
The district champion Mexico Bulldog Wrestling team will start their journey to make their bid for the school's first state championship tomorrow.
Nine individual wrestlers will be competing for the bulldogs at Mizzou Arena.
Kevin Duong, Cameron Fox, Brayan Juarez, Dillon Nichols, Dylan Patton, and Terrese Aaron will be making an appearance in the arena, along with Kellen Ekern and Brit Wilson who will be defending their current state titles.
The Mexico Bulldogs wrestling team has notched their first Districts win in 49 years on Saturday.
At the tournament, it was determined 9 individual wrestlers will be appearing this weekend at the Missouri State Wrestling Tournament.
Kevin Duong and Cameron Fox placed 3rd in their respective weight classes,
Brayan Juarez and Dillon Nichols brought home silver,
while Dylan Patton, Kellen Ekern, Brit Wilson, Wyatt Turner and Terrese Aaron are going to state with first place finishes at districts.
The Mexico boys and girls teams split a double header in Kirksville last (Thursday) night.
The girls came out victorious with a final score of 49 to 39, while the boys team didn't fare as well, falling to the Tigers 54 to 30.
Listen to KXEO tonight for more live coverage of Bulldogs Basketball as they take on Highland starting at 5:00.
Tomorrow area teams will be gathering in Mexico for the make up date for the Gary Filbert Classic. The games begin at noon with the girls from Paris and North Callaway, followed by the boys teams from the same schools. Community R-6 boys will face Tuscumbia at 3:00, followed by the Lady Trojans at 4:30. The Mexico Lady Bulldogs will take on Normandy at 6:00, and the day will wrap up with the Mexico bulldogs against Rockwood Summit at 7:30.
The district wrestling tournament starts today at St. Charles West High School. The Bulldogs are going into the tournament with a conference championship.
The competition will continue tomorrow starting at 9:00.
Tomorrow the Mexico Bulldog Basketball teams will travel to Kirksville to take on the tigers.
Tip off for the games is at 5:00, you can catch the play by play right here with KXEO's Cory Higby and Matt Pilger.
The Mexico Bulldog Wrestling Team competed in the Richmond High School Tournament, with several wrestlers placing in the top 5.
Coming in 5th was Clint Allen and Blayne Wieberg,
Brayan Juarez placed 4,
Jakob Bradley took home the Bronze,
Cameron Fox and Wyatt Turner came in second in their weight classes,
while Dylan Patton, Dillion Nichols, Kellen Ekern, Brit Wilson and Terese Aaron dominated in the divisions with first place finishes.