The Cuba High School girls welcomed perennial powerhouse Licking to Mike Voigt Gymnasium for the basketball season opener on November 23 for a battle of the Wildcats. Licking came out on top in the catfight, winning both games.
A slow start in the first quarter foiled the upset bid of the eighth-seeded St. James High School boys basketball team Monday, Nov. 29, as the Tigers fell to top-seeded Ste. Genevieve 67-63 in first-round action of the Sullivan FCNB Bank-It Tournament.
The fourth-seeded St. James High School girls basketball team advanced to the semifinals of the Fatima Lady Comet Classic by blasting fifth-seeded Moberly 70-45 in first-round action Monday, Nov. 29 at Westphalia.
The St. James High School wrestling team opened the season by dropping a 42-37 dual-meet decision to School of the Osage Monday, Nov. 22 at Osage Beach.
In the first round of the Union Eighth-Grade Boys Basketball Tournament Monday, Nov. 29 St. James whipped New Haven 60-12. JV Meurer had 14 points for the Tigers while Tate Gruver added 10. Every player on the St. James team scored.
The Steelville High School girls basketball teams opened their 2021-22 season at Grandview on November 22 and returned home with a pair of wins. The varsity Lady Cardinals were also scheduled to play Dixon on November 23 but that game was canceled.