Listing of area sporting events from Dec. 30, 2008 to Jan. 2, 2009

Tuesday, Dec. 30
HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL
William Chrisman at MaxPreps Tournament, San Diego, Calif.
Bank Midwest William Jewell
Holiday Basketball Classic
At Mabee Center, Liberty
Patterson Division
10 a.m. — Fifth place game: Fort Osage vs. Lincoln Prep (south court)
Cardinal Division
Noon — Fifth-place game: Blue Springs vs. St. Joseph Central (south court)
Nelson Division
2 p.m. — Fifth-place game: Truman vs. KC Central (south court)
First Midwest Bank Showdown
At Poplar Bluff High School, Poplar Bluff, Mo.
7 p.m. — Raytown South-New Madrid Country Central loser vs. Poplar Bluff-Green County (Ark.) Tech loser
8:30 p.m. — Raytown South-New Madrid Country Central winner vs. Poplar Bluff-Green County (Ark.) Tech winner
State Fair Community College Shootout
At Sedalia
4:30 p.m. – Grain Valley vs. Warsaw
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL
KTXR Lady Classic Tournament
At Drury University, Springfield, Mo.
7 p.m. — Blue Springs vs. Midwest City (Okla.)
State Fair Community College Shootout
At Sedalia
3 p.m. – Grain Valley vs. Warsaw
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS SWIMMING & DIVING
Blue Springs, Blue Springs South, Notre Dame de Sion, O’Hara at Blue Springs YMCA
Truman, William Chrisman, Lee’s Summit at Longview Rec Center
HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING
Oak Grove at DeSmet Spartan Invitational, St. Louis

Wednesday, Dec. 31
HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL
Raytown South at the First Midwest Bank Showdown, Poplar Bluff High School, Poplar Bluff, Mo.
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL
Blue Springs at the KTXR Lady Classic Tournament, Drury University, Springfield, Mo.

Friday, Jan. 2, 2009
HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL
6 p.m. — Truman at Park Hill
Lee’s Summit North at Rockhurst
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL
5 p.m. — Fort Osage at Kearney
6:30 p.m. — Lee’s Summit North at St. Teresa’s
HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING
Blue Springs at The Clash at Rochester, Rochester, Minn.
Blue Springs South, Truman, William Chrisman at Springfield Parkview Tournament