Senior Andrew Branson, a standout two-sport player at St. James High School, has made a verbal commitment to play baseball at Missouri S&T in Rolla. Branson plans to officially sign his letter of intent with the Miners Friday, Nov. 15 at St. James High School.
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The St. James High School boys basketball team was a near-unanimous selection to win the Four-Rivers Conference this season in the FRC Preseason Coaches’ Poll, which was announced last week.
The St. James High School wrestling team jumped into the 2019-20 campaign by christening its new wrestling room with the first practice of the season after school on Monday. The STJ boys and girls basketball teams, however, had to wait another day to return to his home court.
Last week was another one swept by the St. James Middle School Lady Tigers as the eighth grade closed out their undefeated season with wins over St. Clair and Steelville. The eighth grade took their first game of the week 70-2 over St. Clair and also defeated Steelville 52-9. Kori Alcorn scored over 30 points in both games.
Three members of the St. James High School volleyball squad have been named to the All Four-Rivers Conference Team, it was announced last week.
Lady Tiger junior middle blocker Hannah Marcee was named to the All-FRC First-Team.