New southwest Missouri athletic conference alignments The past two years have been tumultuous for the area when it comes to conference realignment. Two conferences (the Spring River Valley and Central Ozark Conference – Small Divison) have ceased to exist. Only the South Central
2017-18 O-Zone Athletes of the Year The 2017-18 athletic year is in the books which means it is time for the O-Zone to name its overall Male and Female Athletes of the Year as well as each individual sport’s athlete of the year.
2017 O-Zone Boys Swimmer of the Year: Daniel Brinck, Nixa Brinck comes from a long line of swimmers and he made them proud in his senior season with third-place finishes in the 100-yard freestyle (46.88) and the 200-yard freestyle (1:42.88) at the inaugural Class 2 state swim