The Cuba High School varsity and junior varsity boys basketball teams played a rare double-header against different opponents last week at home. The Wildcats hosted Bismarck and Hermann on December 30, with the varsity earning an easy victory.
After hosting Bismarck on Monday, the Cuba High School varsity boys will be back in action next week in the Bourbon tournament. The Wildcats next regular games are scheduled for January 14 in St. James, while their next home games will not be until February 4.
The Cuba High School varsity girls basketball team won three of four games in the 16-team Mountain Grove Christmas Tournament, which ran December 23-28. The Lady Wildcats lost their opening game against Dora, but went on to get victories over Seymour, Plato and Mountain Grove.
Cuba High School’s junior varsity boys recently took consolation at the Steelville JV Basketball Tournament, which was played December 11, 14, and 18. The Wildcats fell to Vienna in the opening round, but then came back to beat Owensville and Belle.
The Cuba High School varsity girls finished seventh in last week’s weather-delayed Sullivan tournament, winning one of three games. The Lady Wildcats fell to Jefferson City Helias and St. James in the first two rounds before defeating Northwest in the seventh-place game.