Sports

JV cross country boys, BMS boys both come in second

    Bourbon sports teams were busy last week in cross country, basketball, and volleyball. The JV cross country team and BMS boys B team both took a second-place finish, while the volleyball team closed out is home schedule.

SMS boys off to hot start, including tourney championship

    The Steelville Middle School boys’ basketball teams are undefeated to open the season, having swept Bourbon and Cuba in two regular season games, while the B team also captured first place in the Bourbon Seventh Grade Tournament. So far, neither team has been challenged.

Lady Cardinals drop eight-inning thriller in district tourney

    The Steelville High School Lady Cardinals softball team saved their wildest game of the season for the opening round of the Class 2 District 10 tournament in Iberia last week. Unfortunately, it turned out to be the team’s final game of the season as they lost a thriller to Laquey 20-19 in eight innings.

SMS girls win Bland tourney

    Complete domination—that’s the only way to describe the Steelville Middle School girls Red team at the Bland tournament last week. The Lady Cardinals easily won the championship for the second straight year, outscoring their opponents 113-23.

SMS teams win huge meet at Farmington

    The Steelville Middle School cross country teams earned another clean sweep at the Farmington Invitational on Saturday to close out a fantastic season. The victory gave the SMS boys a perfect season with eight meet titles, while the girls won six meets and finished second in two.

Siebert, Brown pace the CHS cross country runners

Simon Siebert and Melayna Brown had the best finishes among Cuba High’s cross country runners taking the course at the Owensville High School Invitational on Tuesday, October 9. Siebert placed 43rd for the Cuba boys and Brown took 29th for the varsity girls.