Steelville High School senior Allie Gibbs grabbed three more all-state finishes—including first place in the 3200—at the Class 2 Track and Field State Championship, which was held May 17-18 in Jefferson City, to run her track and field career total to 11. Also earning all-state honors for the Lady Cardinals were freshman Lauren Davis and sophomore Laine Cottrell.
Post-season baseball honors have started coming in for the Steelville Cardinals. Three players have been named to this year’s all-district teams.
It’s not the largest contingent that St. James High School has ever sent to the track and field state championships. But with all eyes on senior Grant Conway, it is no doubt one of the most intriguing.
Four members of the St. James High School baseball team has been selected to the Missouri Class 4 All-District 10 Tournament Team, it was announced last week.
St. James High School senior Grant Conway will be making his run at four state championships next week, as he leads a contingent of seven Tigers in seven events who have advanced to the Missouri Class 3 Track and Field Championships through sectional competition Saturday, May 18 in Waynesville.
Kiyah Bast is state-bound this weekend and will compete in the Class 3 state track and field championships in the javelin throw. The sophomore Lady Wildcat qualified for the state meet based on her javelin performance in the sectional track meet at Waynesville High School last Saturday, when she broke her own school record with a state-qualifying toss of 120 feet, 9 inches.