Sports

SHS teams run at big Fulton meet

            The Steelville High School cross country teams traveled to Fulton for a big meet on Saturday. The Cardinals finished eighth in an 18-team field while the girls were 13th out of 16.

Perona captures medalist honors at Steelville - PHOTO GALLERY

            The St. James High cross country team, highlighted by medalist honors from junior Vanessa Perona, competed in the Steelville Invitational Thursday, Sept. 15 at Steelville City Park.

Lady Tigers 0-2-1 at Cuba Tourney

            The St. James High volleyball squad finished 0-2-1 in pool play and did not reach bracket play during the Cuba Tournament Saturday, Sept. 17.

Potosi wins Cuba volleyball tourney

            Potosi took the championship match at the Cuba Volleyball Tournament Saturday, defeating Union in the finals. Steelville finished third and Cuba failed to make it out of pool play.

Mistakes, turnovers costly as Tigers fall

            The St. James and Owensville high school football squads were in a defensive struggle for a while. Then Tanner Meyer took over in the fourth quarter.
            Some costly turnovers by the Tigers led directly to Dutchmen points and helped Owensville pull away for a 42-8 Four Rivers Conference victory Friday, Sept. 16 at Owensville.

Steelville teams dominate at home meet - PHOTO GALLERY

           Steelville’s cross country teams dominated at their home meet on September 15, winning three of the four team titles. The Cardinals also had two individual champions.