Bakersfield and Dora boys and girls teams advance to semi-finals in Class 1 District 4

Dora’s Kryslynn Colvin drives down the court during a recent home game. The Lady Falcons will take on Bradleyville for the Class 1 District 4 championship at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23. Photo by Karla Smith.

Bakersfield’s Brevin Bales dribbles down the court during the Lions’ first-round 65-42 victory over Chadwick in the Class 1 District 4 tournament held at Dora Saturday, Feb. 17. Photo by Amy Ingalsbe.

Dora High School is hosting the Class 1 District 4 tournament this week. The school kicked off the tournament with a fish fry and tour of its new FEMA building Saturday, Feb. 17.




In first-round action, Bakersfield’s Lady Lions opened the tournament, taking on Koshkonong at 10 a.m. Saturday. The Lady Lions easily took the win with a final score of 70-45.

The Lutie Lady Indians fell to Bradleyville 79-21.

Chadwick defeated Couch 74-62, then the Dora Lady Falcons took the floor at 6 p.m. and beat Niangua 42-15.

In semi-final action Monday night, Bradleyville defeated the Lady Lions 76-41, and Dora’s Lady Falcons (17-10) beat Chadwick 56-42 to advance to the championship round  to be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, when they face Bradleyville (22-5).




The Dora Falcons (22-5) took on the Bakersfield Lions (11-4), and Couch (15-10) played Bradleyville (9-15) in district semi-final action Tuesday night. Results of the games were unavailable at press time. 

The tournament opened Saturday with Bradleyville defeating Koshkonong 73-56; Couch beating Lutie 79-39; Bakersfield beating Chadwick 65-42; and Dora defeating Niangua 92-22.

The winners of Tuesday night’s semi-final games will play for the district championship at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23.

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