St. James Sports

Defending champs end Tigers football season

    With a banged-up, extremely young, winless St. James High School football squad taking on the state’s top-ranked team, the expected result occurred Friday, Nov. 1. St. James committed five turnovers, giving the Blair Oaks Falcons help they simply didn’t need, and the top-seeded Falcons went on to roll over eighth-seeded St. James 68-7 in the opening round of the Missouri Class 3 District 5 Tournament.

Lady Tigers fall at district tourney - PHOTO GALLERY

    The sixth-seeded St. James High School volleyball team saw its season come to a close Monday with a straight-set sweep by third-seeded host Sullivan in the first round of the Missouri Class 3 District 8 Tournament at Sullivan High School.

Hermann boys and Owensville girls claim FRC cross country titles at Maramec Spring Park - PHOTO GALLERY

    For the first time ever, Maramec Spring Park was used as the course for the Four-Rivers Conference Cross Country Championship, which was hosted by St. James High School on Oct. 22. The Hermann boys and Owensville girls captured the FRC team crowns.

Tigers must play top Class 3 team in district tourney opener

    It’s been a long, long football season for the St. James Tigers. It may get a lot longer Friday night. Winless and desperate for points, the Tigers now must face the state’s top Class 3 team in a win-or-go-home scenario.