The Steelville High School varsity Lady Cardinals have been seeded first for next week’s 45th Annual Newburg Girls Basketball Tournament. The tourney is scheduled to get underway on Monday.
The Steelville High School boys basketball teams didn’t get any games played last week due to the weather. They will not play their next home game until February 7 when they host Bourbon for homecoming.
The Cuba High School varsity Lady Wildcats have been seeded third for next week’s 45th Annual Newburg Girls Basketball Tournament. The tourney is scheduled to get underway on Monday.
The Cuba High School varsity boys basketball team will be playing for third in the Belle Basketball Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 1. The tourney was plagued by weather delays last week, but the Wildcats did get in two games and scored a big upset.
A red-hot run to start the fourth quarter was the difference that allowed the top-seeded Blair Oaks Falcons—the state’s top-ranked Class 3 team—to come from behind and defeat third-seeded host St. James 46-43 in the championship game of the 75th annual St. James Tournament on Saturday.
The St. James High School wrestling team finished sixth in the 13-school boys division and ninth in the 19-school girls division during the Fifth Annual St. Clair Classic, held Saturday, Jan. 25, at St. Clair High School.