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  • MS Boys Win JCAA

  • MS Girls Take Second

  • Girls Place 4th

  • MS Boys Win at Potosi

Middle School Boys Win JCAA Cross Country Title

The Festus middle school boys were challenged in Saturday’s JCAA conference cross country meet at West City Park.  The Hillsboro middle school team put up a fight, but the Tigers prevailed and won the meet by a 26-37 score the second place Hawks. “The boys completed the goal that they set in August,” said head […]

Middle School Girls Miss Cross Country Title by Two Points

The Festus middle school girls cross country team fell to rival DeSoto in the race for the JCAA Conference Championship.  DeSoto bested the Tigers by only two points to win the meet.  The Dragons collected 43 points while the Tigers tallied 45. DeSoto’s Kayla Vogelsang (8) won the meet with a time of 9:48.  The Tigers’ Allison […]

Middle School Cross Country Girls Finish Fourth at Potosi

The Festus middle school girls cross country team ran against 19 teams and 145 athletes at the Potosi Invitational on Saturday.  The girls finished fourth with 135 points, in front of JCCA rival teams DeSoto and Hillsboro.  The Farmington Knights won the meet with 24 points. Allison Faerber (8) led the team, finishing the 1.9 […]

Middle School Cross Country Boys Win Potosi Invitational

The Festus middle school boys cross country team won its fifth straight meet, taking the title at the Potosi Invitational on Saturday afternoon.  The Tigers had 53 points, with plenty of distance from second place Hillsboro’s 79 points. Cullen Krieg (7) won his sixth straight race, winning the event with a time of 11:29.94.  He defeated […]

Eighth Grade Boys Cross Country Wins R-7 Title; Seventh Grade Takes 2nd

The FMS eighth grade and seventh grade boys cross country teams competed separately Tuesday at the Jefferson R-7 Invitational.  In the end, the eighth grade team won their competition, while the seventh grade team took second place in their race. In the eighth grade race, the Tigers top three scorers went 1-3-5.  Jacob Meyers won […]

Middle School Girls Cross Country Teams Take 2nd at R-7

The Festus Middle School girls cross country teams competed at the Jefferson R-7 Invitational on Tuesday.  The seventh grade and eighth grade teams raced separately in this meet, with both teams taking second place. In the seventh grade race, Taylor Thompson led the pack for Festus, crossing the finish line in 12:35 which was good enough […]

Middle School Boys Cross Country Wins Fourth Straight Meet

The Festus middle school boys cross country team continued its dominance Tuesday at the Hillsboro Invitational, placing four individuals in the top ten and winning the meet with 30 points.  Their closest competitors, the Hillsboro Hawks, were 25 points behind the Tigers. “The boys were excited to run tonight,” said head coach Tim Krysl after […]

Middle School Girls Cross Country Finishes Second at Hillsboro Invitational

The Festus Middle School girls cross country team had a strong performance at the Hillsboro Invitational on Tuesday.  The Tigers finished in second place with 93 points, beating out conference rivals DeSoto (144) and Hillsboro (154). Farmington Middle School won the meet with 38 points. “There were 18 teams racing on the course today,” said […]

Middle School Boys Continue Cross Country Domination

The FMS boys cross country team continues to impress.  Tuesday, the team topped ten other schools en route to a championship at the Ste. Genevieve Invitational. In addition, eight runners medaled in the meet that featured 183 boys participating. “The boys came here hungry for victory,” said head coach Tim Krysl.  “When they saw Jackson’s […]

Middle School Girls Place Third at Ste. Gen; Faerber Top Runner

The Festus middle school girls cross country team traveled to Ste. Genevieve Tuesday for an Invitational meet.  The team finished third behind Jackson and Farmington. Allison Faerber (8) led the charge for the Tigers.  She placed second, crossing the finish line in 11:05.  “Allison put on an absolute show tonight,” mentioned coach Tim Krysl.  “I […]

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