Sports

Wildcats play in district golf tourney

           The Cuba High School golf team played in the Class 2 District 1 tournament at West Plains Country Club on May 9 but none of the Wildcats were able to qualify for the state tournament.

Continued bad weather is rough on outdoor activities

By Bill Cooper
    If April showers bring flowers, what do May showers bring? More flooding. And it is making it rough for outdoors minded people to enjoy the great outdoors.
    Bryan Wilson, owner and operator of Stained Water Bowfishing out of Jerome, spends a lot of time out on the rivers and lakes of southern Missouri running bowfishing, gigging and snagging trips. “It’s been a tough spring with all of the rain and cool weather,” he said.

Three Tigers headed to Class 3 State Tourney

            Three members of the St. James High School golf team have advanced to the Missouri Class 3 State Tournament through their performance at the District 1 Tournament Monday, May 9 at St. Francois Country Club in Farmington.

Tiger baseball seeded sixth for Class 4 District 4 Tourney

            The St. James High baseball squad is seeded sixth for the upcoming Missouri Class 4 District 4 Tournament, to be held May 14-19 at Owensville High School.

Lady Tigers win back-to-back games

            The St. James Lady Tigers won back-to-back games for the first time this season, clipping Dixon 4-3 in two overtimes Thursday, May 5 and shutting out Mountain View Liberty 2-0 Friday, May 6.

Snyder named top FRC track athlete

            Sophomore Kaiden Snyder of the St. James High boys’ track squad was Four Rivers Conference Male Athlete of the Meet at the Four Rivers Conference Meet, held May 2 at Owensville High School.