Steelville High School senior Allie Gibbs grabbed three more all-state finishes—including first place in the 3200—at the Class 2 Track and Field State Championship, which was held May 17-18 in Jefferson City, to run her track and field career total to 11. Also earning all-state honors for the Lady Cardinals were freshman Lauren Davis and sophomore Laine Cottrell.
Post-season baseball honors have started coming in for the Steelville Cardinals. Three players have been named to this year’s all-district teams.
The Steelville High School varsity baseball team went 1-1 in the Class 3 District 9 tournament at Cuba to end the season. The Cardinals got a first-round win over Dixon, but lost to top-seeded Fatima in the semifinals.
The Steelville High School baseball team closed out the regular season last week and had a great chance to win their final two games. The Cardinals gave up a big lead in Cuba, however, and came up just short after rallying in the final inning against Owensville.
The Steelville High School track teams won three events and qualified for the state finals in a total of 14 events during Saturday’s Class 2 Sectional 2 meet at South Callaway High School in Mokane. The state finals are scheduled for Friday and Saturday in Jefferson City.