Sports

Riccetti to play basketball at Westminster

    Next season Savanna Riccetti will be trading in Lady Tigers red for Blue Jays baby blue.
Riccetti, starting point guard for the St. James High School girls basketball team, has signed to attend and play basketball at Westminster College, a NCAA Division III program from Fulton. She had her signing ceremony on Thursday, Feb. 14 at St. James High.

Pankey, Crocker earn all-state wrestling honors - PHOTO GALLERY

    Senior Heather Pankey and junior Kaylynn Crocker of the St. James High School girls wrestling team are the first Lady Tigers to earn all-state honors, each placing third in their respective weight class at the inaugural Missouri Girls Wrestling Tournament, held Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 14-16 at the Mizzou Arena in Columbia.

Lady Cardinals easily win district opener - PHOTO GALLERY

• Boys first-round games pushed back due to weather

    The second-seeded Lady Cardinals easily defeated seventh-seeded Kingston in the opening round of the Class 4 District 4 Basketball Tournament Monday night in St. James. The Steelville girls will now take on Belle in the semifinals on Thursday.

SHS boys win third straight GVC title, girls take share in second

    For the second straight year, the Steelville High School boys and girls basketball teams are Gasconade Valley Conference champions. The boys won their third straight GVC title, while the girls captured their second straight title.

Boys sweep Vienna to end regular season

    The Steelville High School varsity boys basketball team clinched their third straight Gasconade Valley Conference (GVC) title in Vienna on Valentine’s Day with an 83-42 victory over the Eagles. The Cardinals finished the regular season with a record of 17-4 overall and 4-0 in the GVC.