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Four games in, Wildcat varsity boys still looking for a win

Four games into the season, and the Cuba Wildcat varsity boys are still without a win. Coach Brett Joseph is happy with the way his defense is playing early on, but his team is still looking for answers on the offensive end of the court.

Lady Wildcats go 1-1 to open 2018-19 season – PHOTO GALLERY

Cuba Lady Wildcat basketball opened the new season with a one-sided road loss at St. Clair and a victory over Viburnum at home in the conference opener.

Freshman class of Lady Wildcats will see varsity floor time

The new year has begun for Lady Wildcat basketball, and the roster looks much different than it did last season. Fielding a younger team means there will be some growing pains along the way, but Coach Ryan Bobbitt has high expectations of molding this squad into a tight group that can compete both in the Gasconade Valley Conference and in the district playoff tournament at the end of the year.

SHS teams sweep Dixon to open the season

    The Steelville High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams opened their 2018-19 seasons in Dixon on November 20 and it was a clean sweep for the Cardinals. The boys won a pair of games, while the girls got a victory in a varsity only matchup.

MS Cardinals sweep St. James, Cuba - PHOTO GALLERIES

    The Steelville Middle School boys’ basketball teams earned a pair of sweeps recently against two tough area opponents. The Cardinals hosted St. James on November 19 and swept the  Tigers in their season-opener, and also got a pair of wins in Cuba on November 13.