Sports

SMS boys finish second at Bland

    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.

SMS girls win a pair of games at home

    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.

Brown, Ray compete at cross country finals

    The Cuba High School cross country season officially came to a close Saturday at the Missouri State Cross Country Championships in Columbia. The Wildcats had just two runners at the Class 2 finals, which was dominated by Fatima High School.