The St. James Middle School seventh-grade boys’ basketball team won two of three games held last week.
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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.
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.
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.
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.