What was supposed to be a three-game night of basketball in Cuba last Friday turned out to be a girls varsity only matchup between the Lady Wildcats and Dixon after the boys games were canceled due to the coronavirus. The Cuba girls easily won the game 55-30.
The Cuba High School varsity and junior varsity basketball teams went into quarantine last week and will not play against until after December 22. The next game currently schedules is set for December 28 at Bismarck.
The Missouri State High School Activities Association released new basketball classifications and district assignments last week. With a change to six classes, Cuba High School will now be competing in Class 4.
The Steelville and St. James varsity girls basketball teams both earned victories in the first round of the Peoples Bank Holiday Classic tournament in Sullivan Monday, while Cuba lost its opening game.
The Cuba High School boys basketball teams finally got on the floor for the first time this season on December 4 when they hosted West County. The Wildcats dropped both games, but the varsity overcame a slow start to force overtime before losing by six.