The Cardinals made it a clean sweep over St. James Friday night in Simmons Auditorium at Steelville High School’s annual homecoming. The win moved the varsity basketball Cardinals to 10-6 on the season.
Steelville High School’s varsity girls basketball team won the final three quarters of their home game against St. James on January 13. The only problem for the Lady Cardinals was that they lost the opening quarter so badly they couldn’t make it up before the final buzzer.
Steelville High School senior Naomi Perkins has been nominated as a McDonald’s All American basketball player. She will learn if she makes it on the 24-player team on Tuesday.
Turnovers were costly for the St. James boys basketball team in a 74-66 loss to the Steelville Cardinals Friday, Jan. 14 at Steelville High School. The loss put the Tigers at 7-6 overall, while Steelville improved to 10-6.
With nine of the 13 wrestlers placing, the St. James High School wrestling team finished second in the team standings of the Four Rivers Conference Meet, held Jan. 11 in Owensville.
The Cuba High School varsity boys basketball team split a pair of nonconference games against St. James and Sullivan last week. The Wildcats are now 6-9.