By Russ Green-Sports Editor
When the Missouri Lions Club All-Star basketball games tips off Saturday evening, there will be a good selection of area talent on display. Four Ray County hoops standouts have been selected to compete in the Fourth Annual Lions District 25-M5 Basketball games that will be played Saturday at Missouri Valley College in Marshall.
The girls’ contest gets under way at 6 p.m., followed by the boys’ game at 8 p.m. at the Georgia Robertson Burns Athletic Complex on the Missouri Valley campus.
Two former Hardin-Central athletes, along with one each from Richmond and Orrick, will be suited up for the Saturday night games.
Alexandria Paul and Colton Layman have been selected from Hardin-Central, while Emma Long, from Richmond and Mikayla Easley from Orrick will also be in uniform.