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Mexico High School is participating in a cheer competition at Moberly Area Community College on July 20th from 4-8 p.m.
Mexico Silver Hair Horseshoes
Results from an inter-city pitching tournament on June 6th featured the Silver Hair League defeating the Brick City Horseshoe Club 44-20. Individual results for Mexico included Eugene Freels 8-0, Charlie Maupin 6-2, Ralph Thockmorton 6-2, Rodney Brewster 6-2, Larry Brown 5-3, Ron Boescherding 5-3, Gina Koch 4-4 and Louie Schmidt 4-4.
Even though Koch was borrowed by Mexico to even out the numbers, individual results for Brick City included Charlie Ward 7-2, Bill Hendrix 6-2, Marvin Mahaney 4-4, Jonathan Grifith 3-5, Louis Jones 0-8, Brett Koch 0-8, Kenny Ward 0-8 and Andrew Brown 0-8.
New heights reached by Tigers
According to the Missouri State High School Activities Association 67th Baseball Championships Record Book, Wellsville-Middletown's second-place finish this season in the class 1 varsity tournament is the furthest any area team has advanced at this event since records started being kept in 1950. The only other local squad to finish in the top four among the nine schools covered by the Mexico Ledger was Community R-6, which finished third in 2001.