Sports

MS boys sweep Owensville, Bland

    The Steelville Middle School boys’ basketball teams earned two more sweeps last week, getting wins on the road over Owensville and Bland.
    The Cardinals traveled to Owensville on November 29 and won both games over the Dutchmen. The A Team took a 46-34 victory after the B Team had won 46-32.

Tigers finish fifth at Sullivan tourney - PHOTO GALLERY

    A pressing St. James defense forced a slew of Potosi turnovers, as the fourth-seeded Tiger boys’ basketball squad roared out to a 15-point first-quarter advantage and was in control the rest of the way for a 79-56 victory over sixth-seeded Potosi in the fifth-place game of the Fifth Annual Sullivan FCNB Bank-It Tournament.

Lady Tigers earn big win at Fatima - PHOTO GALLERY

    The St. James High School girls’ basketball team had been struggling for offense in the early portion of this season. Scoring wasn’t a problem in the second half Monday night, however.

MS boys finish second

    It was second place for both seventh- and eighth-grade St. James boys’ basketball teams in their respective tournaments last week.  The eighth grade played in Union, while the seventh graders hosted their annual tourney.

Crocker paces wrestlers at Pleasant Hill

    The young St. James High School wrestling team got much-needed matches and experience over the weekend at the Pleasant Hill Steve Leslie Invitational, held Nov. 30-Dec. 1.