Now that the season is over, Ben Smith could throw his head back and proclaim he knew what was coming all along. But he isn’t doing that. No one would believe him if he did.
Like most Missouri high school baseball teams without turf facilities, the St. James Tigers haven’t been able to get on their home field at Nelson Hart Park much with the wet, frigid preseason.
Last week was another busy one for the St. James Middle School volleyball teams. It was topped off by the eighth-grade team taking fourth place in their home tournament.
The St. James Middle School volleyball teams were busy last week. The Lady Tigers took on New Haven, Bland, and Steelville in regular action and also played in tournaments in Bourbon and Owensville.
Raina Forstrom is leaving St. James to play for the national champs.
Forstrom, a senior at St. James High School, last week signed to attend and play volleyball at Coffeyville Community College in Coffeyville, Kan.