New Cuba High School girls basketball Head Coach Jett Mullally knows her team well after serving as the Lady Wildcats assistant coach last year. That made it easy for her to decide on this year’s starting lineup. It’s the same one from a year ago.
The Cuba High School boys basketball teams are under the direction of an entirely new coaching staff this season, but the coaches are not unfamiliar to the Wildcats. D.J. Dace is the new head coach and C.J. Crader is his assistant. Both have previously coached CHS football.
Four area high school girls basketball teams—Cuba, St. James, Sullivan, and Steelville—will be playing in next week’s 2021 Comet Classic Basketball Tournament in Westphalia. Fatima High School will host the tournament, which gets underway on Monday.
The Cuba Middle School boys basketball teams traveled to Salem last week before hosting New Haven on Monday. The Wildcats went 3-1 in those four games.
Cuba High School basketball fans can get a preseason look at the Wildcats and Lady Wildcats on Friday during the school’s Black and Gold Night on Friday. Action is slated to begin at 6 p.m.