Two teams competed at St. James Middle School recently in the championship for the five-on-five girls’ basketball season sponsored by the St. James Sports Club. The teams were the top two of four teams of mixed fifth- and sixth-grade players. St. James fifth graders joined the middle school student to watch the game.
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Although there was no intrigue in the decision – he made that public during Homecoming Weekend, St. James High School all-stater Grant Conway made it official on Wednesday, Nov. 14. He’s going to be an Iowa Hawkeye.
The St. James High School boys’ basketball team is to open the season in the Sullivan FCNB Bank-It Championship Nov. 26-30 at Sullivan High School.
The St. James High School boys’ basketball team is not going to strike fear into anyone’s heart with intimidating size. When this season is finished, however, the Tigers hope to have opponents shaking in their boots over their speed and quickness.
After a rebuilding season during which the core of its team was learning on the job, the St. James High School girls’ basketball squad is planning on returning to its winning ways in 2018-19.