Sports

Three named to all-FRC volleyball teams

    Three members of the St. James High School volleyball squad have been named to the All Four-Rivers Conference Team, it was announced last week.
    Lady Tiger junior middle blocker Hannah Marcee was named to the All-FRC First-Team.

Tigers run at district cross country meet

    The St. James High School cross country team ended its season in the Missouri Class 3 District 5 Meet Saturday, Nov. 2 in Washington.

Defending champs end Tigers football season

    With a banged-up, extremely young, winless St. James High School football squad taking on the state’s top-ranked team, the expected result occurred Friday, Nov. 1. St. James committed five turnovers, giving the Blair Oaks Falcons help they simply didn’t need, and the top-seeded Falcons went on to roll over eighth-seeded St. James 68-7 in the opening round of the Missouri Class 3 District 5 Tournament.

Cards headed to state finals

• Boys capture district cross country title, girls take second

    The Steelville High School boys and girls cross country teams are both headed to the Missouri Cross Country Championships, which will be held Saturday in Columbia. The boys qualified by winning this past Saturday’s Class 2 District 5 meet in Washington, while the girls finished second.

SMS girls swept by tough St. James teams - PHOTO GALLERY

    The Steelville Middle School girls basketball team had a rough time last week, winning just one of three games. Two of those losses came on October 31 in St. James, where the Lady Cardinals took on an undefeated eighth-grade squad and a one-loss seventh-grade team as the Tigers closed out their season.

Lady Cards fall in district semifinals

    The Steelville High School volleyball season came to a close last week in the semifinals of the Class 2 District 8 tournament in Belle. The Lady Cardinals finished with a record of 14-10-1.