Getting off to a huge start, the St. James High School boys basketball team went on to pound the Cuba Wildcats 79-54 in non-conference action Tuesday, Jan. 14 at St. James.
The St. James Middle School Tigers swept another pair of games last week. The teams defeated Pacific and Owensville.
The seventh grade took the court first hosting Pacific on January 13. Pacific fell behind in the first quarter 13-4. In the second quarter the Tigers led the scoring 10-2.
The Steelville High School varsity girls basketball team won two out of three games at the Comet Classic Basketball Tournament at Westphalia last week. The Lady Cardinals defeated Linn in their opening game, fell to Blair Oaks in the semifinals, and beat Linn in the third-place game.
The varsity and junior varsity Cardinals earned a sweep against Owensville on February 14, but the Steelville High School boys basketball teams had last Friday’s homecoming games against St. James canceled due to the weather. Homecoming has been rescheduled for February 7.
Despite losing a key player to injury in the first half, the St. James High School girls basketball team put up an impressive non-conference victory Thursday, Jan. 9, blasting the Steelville Lady Cardinals 56-36 in Steelville.
The St. James High School wrestling team finished 3-2 in dual-meet competition during a pair of meets last week.