For the second year in a row, the Steelville Cardinals are the champions of the 30th Annual Owensville Varsity Boys Basketball Tournament. The Cards won the title with wins over Cuba, St. Clair and Osage.
The Steelville High School girls basketball team returned to regular action after the Christmas break on January 3 as they traveled to St. James for a pair of non-conference games against the Tigers. The Lady Cardinals won the junior varsity game, but lost the varsity contest.
The Steelville High School varsity girls basketball team participated in the Park Hills Holiday Tournament December 26-31, winning just one of three games. The Lady Cardinals wound up playing for consolation, but came up short in their final game.
The Steelville High School boys began playing Eldon three years ago and it’s been a one-sided affair the entire series. That was the case again on December 27 when the Cardinals hosted the Mustangs and swept a pair of games by a combined 45 points.
The Steelville High School varsity girls basketball team played in the Park Hills Central Holiday Tournament this past week and reached the consolation game, which was played on Monday. Watch for a full tournament recap next week.