The St. James Middle School volleyball teams were busy last week. The Lady Tigers took on New Haven, Bland, and Steelville in regular action and also played in tournaments in Bourbon and Owensville.
Raina Forstrom is leaving St. James to play for the national champs.
Forstrom, a senior at St. James High School, last week signed to attend and play volleyball at Coffeyville Community College in Coffeyville, Kan.
Senior Savanna Riccetti and sophomore Hannah Marcee of the St. James High School girls’ basketball team have been selected to the All-Four Rivers Conference Team, it was announced last week.
The record was under .500 for the St. James High School girls’ basketball team in the 2018-19 campaign.
However, the accomplishment of winning a district championship amid a season full of upheaval was among the highlights of head coach Terry Wells’ successful career.
With injuries and other physical issues sidelining key players throughout the season, the Lady Tigers limped into the posting with a five-game losing streak.
Spring sports at Steelville High School are scheduled to get underway next week. The Cardinals will be fielding teams in golf, baseball and boys and girls track.
The Steelville Middle School volleyball teams were perfect last week. The Lady Cardinals earned a sweep over Viburnum and the B Team took first place in the Bourbon tournament.