The Steelville High School varsity girls are seeded fourth in the 64th Annual Bob Sechrest Jr. Central Christmas Tournament at Park Hills, while the SHS varsity boys are seeded seventh. There are eight girls and 16 boys teams in the tourney, which gets underway on Thursday, Dec. 26, and ends on New Year’s Eve.
The Steelville High School varsity girls basketball team went 1-1 last week in a pair of non-conference, back-to-back games against two quality opponents. The Lady Cardinals lost at Licking but got a home win over Crocker.
It was all Steelville, all the time in Simmons Auditorium Friday night. The Cardinals hosted West County and the SHS boys dominated both games.
The Steelville Middle School boys basketball teams closed out their season with a pair of wins in Sullivan on December 9. The A Team (8th grade) finished with a 14-2 record, while the B Team was 7-5.
The Steelville High School girls basketball earned a pair of non-conference sweeps last week. One of the varsity wins came against Richland, which had been ranked in the top 10 in the state in Class 2.