Sports

Wildcats take second at Bourbon tourney - PHOTO GALLERY

    The Cuba High School varsity boys basketball team won two out of three games in last week’s Bourbon tournament, which was good enough for second place. The Wildcats defeated Valley and Bourbon on the way to the title game.

Lady Wildcats split a pair of non-conference games - PHOTO GALLERY

    The Lady Wildcats varsity basketball teams played a pair of non-conference games last week. The Cuba girls defeated Dixon on the road, but lost at home to New Haven.

Cardinals reach Owensville tourney title game

    The Steelville High School varsity boys basketball team is headed to the championship of the Owensville tournament, which they won last year. The final round was scheduled for Saturday, but was postponed due to the weather and has yet to be rescheduled (as of Tuesday morning).

Lady Cards fall to St. James - PHOTO GALLERY

    The Steelville High School girls basketball teams hosted St. James on January 9 in a highly anticipated rematch of last year’s district championship game on the varsity level. The Lady Tigers won that district game and also got the victory last week.

Richland wins Bourbon boys tournament

    The First Annual Bourbon Invitational Boys Basketball Tournament is in the books, but the girls tourney still isn’t finished. The final round for the boys wound up last Friday night, but weather canceled the final round of the girls tourney on Saturday.

SHS girls beat Belle to begin GVC play - PHOTO GALLERY

    The Steelville High School varsity girls basketball sank nine three pointers from five different players in a 57-40 victory over Belle to open Gasconade Valley Conference play at home Monday night. The Lady Cardinals are now 8-2 overall, with a big test coming up against St. James on Thursday.