What was one of the finest cross country seasons in school history came to a close for the Steelville Cardinals at the Missouri State Cross Country Championships in Columbia on Saturday. The SHS boys came home with a second-place team finish and also had two all-state runners.
Post-season volleyball awards have been announced and several Steelville High School players have been named to the all-conference and all-district teams.
The Steelville Middle School boys basketball A Team finished second in last week’s Bland A Team tournament. The Cardinals defeated Bland and Bourbon in the first two rounds, but fell to Licking in the championship game.
The Steelville Middle School girls basketball teams earned one sweep at home, got swept on the road, and split a pair of games with Cuba last week. The Lady Cardinals season comes to a close this week.
• Boys capture district cross country title, girls take second
The Steelville High School boys and girls cross country teams are both headed to the Missouri Cross Country Championships, which will be held Saturday in Columbia. The boys qualified by winning this past Saturday’s Class 2 District 5 meet in Washington, while the girls finished second.