St. James Sports

STJ wrestlers face tough competition

    The St. James High School wrestling team participated in the Moberly Spartan Duals over the weekend.
    On Friday, Dec. 18 St. James lost to state powers Cameron 77-0, Jefferson City Helias 78-0 and Centralia 60-0. Saturday, Dec. 19 the Tigers lost to Bolivar 66-12.

Lady Tigers finish second in Sullivan - PHOTO GALLERY

    The third-seeded St. James High School girls’ basketball team hit a second-half offensive lull and fell to top-seeded Jefferson City Helias Catholic 60-45 in the championship game of the Sullivan Peoples Bank Holiday Classic on Friday, December 18.

Lady Tigers win tournament opener

    Riding big second and third quarters, the third-seeded St. James High School girls’ basketball team bowled over sixth-seeded Salem 64-35 Monday, Dec. 14 in the first round of the ninth annual Sullivan Peoples Bank Holiday Classic Tournament.

Tigers rally to beat New Haven

    Logan Sparks, a 6-4 junior forward, scored the game-winning layup with :14 remaining following a steal by junior guard Chris Boone to lift the St. James High School boys’ basketball team to a 48-47 victory at New Haven in the Four Rivers Conference opener for both teams.