The CHS girls basketball teams played three games last week, hosting Hermann and taking on Salem and Belle on the road. With a victory over Belle (and a victory Monday evening against), the varsity Lady Wildcats now stand at 3-1 in Gasconade Valley Conference play and will look to wrap up a second-place finish this week.
The Cuba High School varsity boys won a thriller in Belle on February 14 to improve to 2-2 in Gasconade Valley Conference play with just one game remaining on their GVC schedule. The win came on the team’s second buzzer-beater of the season.
Cuba High School’s varsity girls have been seeded fifth and the boys have been seeded seventh for the Class 3 District 3 tournament, which will get underway Saturday in Herculaneum.
The CHS junior varsity boys basketball team played a pair of games in the Bourbon JV Tournament last week, reaching the consolation finals, but couldn’t find a win.
The varsity Lady Wildcats basketball team reached the third-place game at last week’s Newburg tournament, but came up short in the final round to Crocker. The Lady Cats got an opening round win over Bourbon and lost to Newburg in the semifinals. Steelville won the tourney, defeating Newburg.