The St. James High School baseball team saw its season come to a close on May 16 as the Tigers fell to top-seeded Jefferson City Helias Catholic 8-2 in the championship game of the Missouri Class 4 District 9 Tournament in Sullivan.
The second-seeded St. James High School girls’ soccer team was beaten by top-seeded Southern Boone 4-1 on May 16 in the Missouri Class 2 District 9 Tournament at Fulton.
The St. James High School track team will be advancing eight athletes in seven events to the Missouri Class 3 Track and Field Championships, to be held Friday and Saturday at Jefferson City High School.
Three Steelville High School athletes earned all-state honors at the Class 2 Missouri Track and Field Championship, which was held in Jefferson City on Friday and Saturday. Senior Garrett Becker and freshman Alyssa Church were each all-state in two events, but it was junior Allie Gibbs who shined the brightest for the Cardinals by winning two races and finishing fifth in another.
Two Cuba Lady Wildcats competed in last weekend’s track sectional qualifier for the state championships held at Carthage High School.
The host St. James High School track team got a large number of competitors to sectionals through their performances in the Missouri Class 3 District 5 Meet, held Saturday, May 14 at the STJ track.