(Lesterville, MO) – After a few down seasons recently and an 0-3 start, the Lesterville boys basketball squad has built up some momentum with a three-game winning streak.  The Bearcats moved to .500 after a buzzer-beating 66-63 victory Thursday over Clearwater.  Head coach Lee Richardson describes the final moments of the win…

Head coach Lee Richardson says there’s excitement with this very young team.

Richardson says their passion for the game is their biggest strength.

Lesterville has a chance to get above .500 Saturday against Kingston at 10:30 a.m. in the MAC Rotary Shootout.   The Bearcats beat Kingston last Friday 58-51.   Listen to all eight games from the Shootout Saturday on AM 800 KREI with coverage starting around 9 a.m.