Steelville Sports

Lady Cardinals earn volleyball honors

    Post-season volleyball awards have been announced and several Steelville High School players have been named to the all-conference and all-district teams.

SMS boys finish second at Bland

    The Steelville Middle School boys basketball A Team finished second in last week’s Bland A Team tournament. The Cardinals defeated Bland and Bourbon in the first two rounds, but fell to Licking in the championship game.

SMS girls win a pair of games at home

    The Steelville Middle School girls basketball teams earned one sweep at home, got swept on the road, and split a pair of games with Cuba last week. The Lady Cardinals season comes to a close this week.

Cards headed to state finals

• Boys capture district cross country title, girls take second

    The Steelville High School boys and girls cross country teams are both headed to the Missouri Cross Country Championships, which will be held Saturday in Columbia. The boys qualified by winning this past Saturday’s Class 2 District 5 meet in Washington, while the girls finished second.

SMS girls swept by tough St. James teams - PHOTO GALLERY

    The Steelville Middle School girls basketball team had a rough time last week, winning just one of three games. Two of those losses came on October 31 in St. James, where the Lady Cardinals took on an undefeated eighth-grade squad and a one-loss seventh-grade team as the Tigers closed out their season.