CHS senior wideout Gavin Sparks broke the 1,000-yard receiving mark last Friday and the Wildcats totaled better than 400 yards of offense, but tackling proved to be a problem for Cuba as they fell to the St. Pius X Lancers 58-22 on homecoming night.
The cross country Wildcats ran in the Belle Invitational meet on September 20. Four Wildcat runners earned medals, and the CMS girls took third place in team final standings.
The CHS Wildcat boys finished third as a team in the 2018 St. James Invitational cross country meet held on September 26, and the Cuba Middle School girls finished second as a group at St. James. Six Wildcat runners earned medals at the St. James meet, finishing among the top 20 finalists, and 24 of the 30 runners for Cuba set new personal records.
The Cuba Lady Wildcats picked up volleyball victories on the road at St. James and Steelville this week, knocking off the Lady Tigers of St. James on Tuesday and the Lady Cardinals of Steelville on Thursday.
The varsity Cuba Lady Wildcats had a strong homestand last week, winning a pair of volleyball matches in front of the home crowd at Mike Voigt Gymnasium. Cuba knocked off a good Union team in three sets on Tuesday and then returned on Thursday to beat Belle in two sets. The Cuba girls entered this week undefeated in conference play.