St. James Sports

Tigers drop first wrestling match

    The St. James High School wrestling team opened its season by dropping a dual meet to School of the Osage November 25 at Osage Beach.
    In the boys meet Osage won 48-12, and in the girls meet the host Indians posted a 30-24 victory.

SJMS boys split with Steelville

    The St. James Middle School boys basketball teams hit the court against Steelville for their first game of the season on November 25. The seventh-grade boys started out slow, but gained the lead and held on for the win 39-28, while the eighth-grade team started strong and lost their lead in the fourth quarter, sending the win home with Steelville 36-33.

Lady Tigers fall to Licking in battle of state-ranked teams

    It was a game of two halves between a pair of state-ranked teams when the St. James High School girls basketball squad hosted Licking in the season-opener for both on November 26 in St. James.

STJ boys are favored to win FRC basketball championship

    No one saw the postseason run of the St. James High School boys basketball team coming last season—including head coach Ben Smith.
    Now, no longer fighting the inexperience that dogged the Tigers much of last season, they have four starters and seven varsity lettermen back with a quest to return to the state quarterfinals.

Lady Tigers hoping for another succesful basketball season

    It was a tough start and fast finish for the St. James High School girls basketball team, which led to the 14th district championship in program history.