Sports

Girls fall to Licking in opener

    Fast starts to both halves were enough to allow Licking to hold off a low-scoring St. James High School girls’ basketball team 45-29 in the Lady Tigers’ season-opener Tuesday, Nov. 20 at Licking High School in a battle of preseason state-ranked teams.

Lady Tigers ranked to open the season

    The St. James High School girls’ basketball team has opened the season state-ranked. The Lady Tigers were ranked No. 9 in the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association (MBCA)/Mosports.com preseason state poll, which was released last week.

Wrestling Tigers shut out in season opener

    It was a rugged season-opener for the St. James High School wrestling team on November 19, as the young, inexperienced Tigers were shut out by School of the Osage 72-0 in a dual meet at Osage High School.

Sports Club basketball finals held at SJMS

    Two teams competed at St. James Middle School recently in the championship for the five-on-five girls’ basketball season sponsored by the St. James Sports Club. The teams were the top two of four teams of mixed fifth- and sixth-grade players. St. James fifth graders joined the middle school student to watch the game.