Posted On: 11/1/19 11:38 AM

Prep Hoops Missouri takes a look at the Midland Empire Conference. The league features several excellent players from the Northwest region of the state. St. Joe Lafayette continued its tradition of winning last season by taking home a Class 4 district championship. Maryville has also been solid and Chillicothe has some strong returning players.

Players to Watch


Kolten Griffin 6'4" St. Joe Lafayette

Chol Ater 5'11" St. Joe Benton

Tate Oglesby 6'1" Maryville

Wes Brandsgaard 6'3" Chillicothe

T.J. Alexander 5'11" St. Joe Lafayette

C.J. Pfaff 6'3" Chillicothe

Jaden Hayes 5'10" Maryville



Kardell Sims 6'5" St. Joe Lafayette

Mason Baxter 5'9" Chillicothe

Braden Berry 6'2" Savannah

Quay Jeter 5'10" Savannah



Chris Guldan, Bishop LeBlond


Predicted Order of Finish

1 St Joe Lafayette

2 Chillicothe

3 Maryville

4 St. Joe Benton

5 Savannah

6 LeBlond

7 Smithville


Starting Five

PG - Chol Ater (Benton)

Wing - C.J. Pfaff (Chillicothe)

Wing - Tate Oglesby (Maryville)

Forward - Kolten Griffin (Lafayette)

Forward - Wes Brandsgaard (Chillicothe)



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