With a large group of returners meshing with a talented incoming freshman class, roles and playing time had to be tweaked for the St. James High School girls’ basketball team.
Spring sports at Cuba High School are set to get underway on Friday, provided the weather cooperates.
The Cuba seventh-grade volleyball team has a rough trip to the Bourbon tournament on Saturday. The Lady Wildcats played three round-robin matches, and only won a single match.
Two Cuba High School basketball players have been named to this year’s Gasconade Valley Conference all-conference teams. The coaches from Belle, Bourbon, Cuba, Steelville, Viburnum, and Vienna made the selections.
Things didn’t get started right for the Steelville Lady Cardinals at the 2021 MSHSAA Show-Me Showdown Class 3 Final Four on Friday, but they certainly ended well on Saturday. After losing a big lead and falling by one point to the eventual champions, Lift for Life Academy, in the semifinals, the Lady Cards rallied late to beat Tipton by a single point in the third-place game Saturday afternoon at Missouri State University in Springfield.
As Lady Tiger fans entered into St. James High School on March 3, the word of a district championship buzzed. A win would put the second-seeded St. James Lady Tigers into the Class 4 District 9 championship on Friday. Those plans were quickly halted.