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Tigers facing Jefferson squad very similar to themselves in sectionals

With a mostly inexperienced varsity lineup coming back and the loss of all but one of his main scorers to graduation from last season’s 20-win squad, St. James High School boys’ basketball head coach Ben Smith was bracing for the dreaded ‘R’ season.
As in rebuilding season.

Branson leads all-district team

    St. James High School junior guard Andrew Branson was the top vote-getter for the All-Missouri Class 3 District 4 Tournament boys’ basketball team, which was announced on Monday.

UPDATED - Lady Tigers win 14th district championship - PHOTO GALLERY

With injuries and other ailments suffered by his players throughout the season – including his own daughter – 2018-19 has no doubt been the most challenging campaign of St. James High School girls’ basketball head coach Terry Wells’ career. Which probably makes the most recent Lady Tigers’ district championship performance also the sweetest in his career as well.