Women’s and Men’s Region 16 Doubleheader
The Moberly Area CC Basketball Teams will be hosting Mineral Area College in a Region 16 doubleheader on Saturday, February 2 at the Fitzsimmons-John Arena. The women’s game will start at 5:00 pm followed by the Men’s contest starting at approximately 7:00 pm. The Lady Greyhounds currently have an 11-12 overall record with a Region 16 record of 3-3 while the Men’s squad is 19-5 and 5-0 in Region 16 with a 12 game winning streak.
“We have another very challenging game tomorrow night against a very good Mineral Area squad,” said Coach Patrick Smith, “One thing this team has done lately is truly focus one game at a time. We’ve had to earn everything we’ve got this season and tomorrow night will be no different. Mineral Area can really score the ball, very well coached and good individual players so we will need to accept those challenges. This is the time of the year that counts so should be exciting night of Region 16 Basketball.”
Mineral Area enters the game with a record of 17-5. The game will be sponsored by Peak Performance.
“I cannot express the appreciation I have for the support that Peak Performance gives our Athletic Program”, said Coach Smith, “Jennifer Holt and Christine Ginter are a very valuable part of our athletic squad as what they provide in terms of trainer and treatment services is essential to our success. They go far beyond the call of duty and are always there when we need them. I’m so appreciative for them sponsoring this game.”