Tyson Riley wasn't sure he would get another shot at beating his hometown high school. The Mt. Vernon resident and Springfield Catholic quarterback checked the Class 3 playoff bracket after an exchange with an opposing coach following a 36-30 home loss to the Mountaineers.
With seven minutes remaining in the district championship game, Ozark goalkeeper Sean Smith stared down Kickapoo junior Aidan Bilbao. Smith dove to his right for the critical save in a 1-0 Class 4 District 10 championship victory for the Tigers.