The Missouri State High School Activities Association revealed its fall sport class and district assignments on Aug. 23 for the current school year.
Updated annually, assignments from MSHSAA are determined by enrollment and proximity. Later in the fall season, district tournaments hosts and their respective seeding will be determined.
The following are selected sports and assignments for area programs.
Marshfield football was assigned to Class 4, District 5, with Lebanon, Camdenton, Rolla, Helias, Washington, Union and Pacific.
The Blue Jays defeated Bolivar, 24-20, in their 2018 district opener, then fell to Neosho.
Logan-Rogersville’s Class 3, District 5, includes Springfield Catholic, Salem, Blair Oaks, Osage, Buffalo, Eldon and St. James.
Strafford is joined in Class 2, District 3, by Ava, Houston, East Newton, Liberty (Mountain View), Willow Springs, Mountain Grove and Forsyth. The Indians won their playoff opener last year against Houston before being eliminated by Fair Grove.
The Lady Jays, who won 26 games in 2018, are once again in a talented group. Class 3, District 11 also includes the defending state champions, Logan-Rogersville, as well as Ava, Buffalo, Mountain Grove, Springfield Catholic and Willow Springs.
Another district champion in 2018, Strafford lands in Class 2, District 10, with Clever, Fair Grove, Forsyth, New Covenant Academy with the Summit Preparatory, Sparta and Spokane.
Fordland and Niangua are part of a Class 1, District 6, that also includes Bradleyville, Chadwick, Koshkonong, Plato and Summersville.
Conway is placed in Class 2, District 9, with Cabool, Houston, Liberty (Mountain View), Licking and Thayer.
The Blue Jays remain in Class 3, District 10, alongside Glendale, Lebanon and West Plains.
Logan-Rogersville will compete for Class 2, District 11, honors with Aurora, Cassville and Monett.
Marshfield and Logan-Rogersville will each compete in Class 3, District 11, as they did in 2018. They're joined by Hillcrest, Reeds Spring and West Plains. Last year’s winner, Bolivar, is now in District 10.