Sports

Freeman has been a true two-way great for Lady Tigers softball

            The past three years junior Alexus Freeman’s accomplishments have been hanging with those of one of the greatest athletes in the history of St. James High School athletics, as far as a hitter for the Lady Tigers softball squad.

CMS boys basketball teams off to hot start

         The Cuba Middle School boys basketball A team is off to a great start, going 6-0 to open its 2022 season. The B team is 3-1.

CMS girls A team beats Vienna, Washington

         The Cuba Middle School girls basketball A team earned a pair of victories last week over Vienna and Washington. The B team played just one game.

Lady Cards sweep GVC, fall in semifinals

         The Steelville High School varsity volleyball team defeated Viburnum last week to complete an undefeated season in Gasconade Valley Conference play before reaching the semifinals of Class 2 District 8 tournament. The Lady Cardinals were knocked out of the tourney Monday night by Licking to end the season.

Lady Tigers seventh-graders romp, 42-10

            Brynlee Costoplos fired in 12 points and Kaelyn Smith added 10 to lead the St. James Middle School seventh-grade girls basketball squad to a 42-10 victory over St. Clair Monday, Oct. 24 at the St. James Middle School gym.

Lack of offense puts Tigers on the road for district opener

           A lack of offense cost the St. James Tigers a district home game to open postseason play, as STJ ended the regular season by falling to the Pacific Indians 29-12 Friday, Oct. 21 in Four Rivers Conference play Friday, Oct. 21 in Pacific.