The Cuba Lady Cats dropped a pair of games last week, losing to their conference rivals Steelville and letting a home game against Newburg get away from them late.
The varsity Cuba Wildcats split a pair of home conference games last week. After picking up a lopsided victory over Viburnum on Tuesday, the Cuba boys lost to Vienna in Friday night’s basketball courtwarming game.
The Cuba Lady Wildcats earned a double-overtime victory against Northwest High School last week, before dropping their second game of the week at Hermann.
Seniors Jonathan Bayless and Austin Shockley received all-tournament recognition after the Cuba Wildcats finished fourth in the Belle Tournament. The Wildcats also got their first win of the year against Owensville, before dropping the next two games of the tourney to Newburg and Missouri Military Academy.
The first half of the basketball season is over, and now the second half has begun. Entering this week’s play, the Cuba Wildcats JV team held a 3-9 record. The first half of the year has seen its fair share of ups and downs, but JV Coach Roger Siwak likes the improvements he sees on the court.