Lady Wildcats open district tournament on Thursday

    The Cuba High School Lady Wildcats will open play in the Class 3 District 8 volleyball tournament on Thursday. Cuba has been seeded fourth in the five-team tourney, which is being played at Blair Oaks High School near Jefferson City.

    Cuba (9-10-1) will take on fifth-seeded Southern Boone (3-17-1) at 6 p.m. Thursday. The winner will advance to take on top-seeded Blair Oaks (28-4) at 1 p.m. on Friday. Also on Friday, second-seeded Fatima (12-13-4) will play third-seeded Owensville (8-17-1) at 3 p.m.
    The championship match is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Monday, October 25.