The Steelville High School varsity boys basketball team played a pair of tough non-conference opponents last week and went 1-1. The Cardinals beat Richland but lost to Licking in two thrilling home games.
The Missouri State High School Activities Association released new basketball classifications and district assignments last week. Although there was a change to six classes, Steelville High School remained in Class 3.
The Steelville and St. James varsity girls basketball teams both earned victories in the first round of the Peoples Bank Holiday Classic tournament in Sullivan Monday, while Cuba lost its opening game.
The Steelville High School varsity boys finished third in last week’s Seventh Annual FCBN Bank-It Tournament in Sullivan. The Cardinals fell to Farmington in the semifinals, but defeated Potosi in the final round.
The Steelville High School varsity girls basketball team has been seeded fourth for next week’s Peoples Bank Holiday Classic tournament, which will be held at Sullivan High School.