Sports

Perona won medalist honors at Belle

            For the second consecutive week junior Vanessa Perona won meet medalist honors for the St. James High School girls’ cross country squad.

Lady Wildcats take second in JV tourney

            The Cuba High School junior varsity volleyball team finished second in its first ever Cuba JV Volleyball Invitational Tournament on Saturday. Viburnum won the championship.

Diaz finishes fifth at Gans Creek Classic

            Steelville High School senior Conner Diaz finished fifth in field of 302 varsity runners in the Blue Division of Gans Creek Classic cross country meet in Columbia Saturday. The boys finished 16th out of 37 teams.

Tigers re-set; maul Wildcats, 54-6

            After starting the season 1-3 – and playing well enough in two of those losses to win – the St. James High football squad desperately needed a re-set.
            That re-set came at the expense of the Cuba Wildcats Friday, Sept. 23.

Lady Tigers capture FRC championship

            Not bad for a two-year-old program. In just its second year of existence, the St. James High School girls’ golf squad captured the championships of both the Four Rivers Conference Tournament and regular season.

Tigers ruin homecoming, beat Wildcats 54-6

            Missed opportunities and miscues led to a 54-6 homecoming loss for the Cuba High School varsity football game Friday night. The St. James Tigers took advantage of just about every opportunity.