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.
The Cuba High School boys basketball teams dropped a pair of games at home against Salem on December 20. The varsity lost 70-23 and the junior varsity dropped a 42-36 final.
The Cuba High School varsity boys basketball team earned a nice victory over a bigger school last week, defeating Class 4 Union 67-57 in non-conference action. The Wildcats also lost an offensive thriller against Dixon and fell to Hermann in the Capital City Shootout.