The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association has announced its all-state basketball honors for the 2019-20 season and four area players have been honored. Several others also received Central Missouri Media all-district recognition.
There wasn’t a deep run in the state playoffs. However, another championship season by the St. James High School boys basketball team completed one of the most successful two-year runs in program history.
No conference or district championship banners were generated for Donati Gym by the St. James High School girls basketball team in the 2019-20 campaign. However, head coach Terry Wells is hoping the foundation was laid this season for the addition of some more banners, starting next season.
Another busy week for St. James Middle School Volleyball teams had a great start for eighth grade, while the seventh graders wrapped up the week with a nice finish by taking third in the Bourbon tournament.
Four members of the league champion St. James High School boys basketball team and two players from the STJ Lady Tiger squad have been named to the 2019-20 Four-Rivers Conference (FRC) all-conference teams.
Two athletes from Steelville High School have been named most valuable player by the Gasconade Valley Conference (GVC) coaches on this year’s GVC all-conference basketball teams. Steelville had a total of nine players named to this year’s squads.