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All Teams Schedule: Week of September 5 – September 11

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Festus R-6 High School, September 5 – September 11 MONDAY September 05, 2016 No events happening TUESDAY September 06, 2016 4:30 PM Girls Varsity Softball vs. DeSoto High School SCHEDULE 4:30 PM Boys Freshman Football @ North County High School SCHEDULE 5:00 PM Girls Varsity Volleyball vs.

JV Softball Explodes for 21 Runs; Record Improves to 2-3

Twenty-one runs and 18 hits can be a pretty good week’s output for a softball team.  The Festus JV softball Tigers did all of that in one game (five innings) on Thursday against St. Pius, winning 21-1. Nine different players produced hits for the Tigers.  Julia Ellis (10) led the way with four hits, three

JV Tigers Get First Volleyball Win; Defeat Arcadia Valley

The Festus JV volleyball team won their first match of the season Thursday, defeating Arcadia Valley 27-25, 25-23.  The victory improves the Tigers’ record to 1-2 on the young season. By looking at how close the scores were of the two games, it was easy to understand head coach Stephanie Whitehead’s enthusiastic comments.  “It was

Varsity Volleyball Loses Three-Game Match to Arcadia Valley

The Festus Tigers varsity volleyball squad saw their season record fall to 0-3 after a hard-fought three-game loss to Arcadia Valley. Playing their third straight match on the road, the Tigers won their first game of the season, taking a 25-23 decision in the first game of the match.  The second game was close, but

McFadden Perfect as Softball Tigers Cruise Past St. Pius

Early Saturday morning, the Festus Tigers suffered a defeat at the hands of Blue Springs South.  The Jaguars’ pitcher threw a perfect game against the Tigers…no hits…no runner reaching base.  Five days later, Tigers’ pitcher Cailey McFadden (10) decided she’d duplicate the feat and throw a perfect game against the St. Pius Lancers.  The game

Volleyball to Host “Unite & Fight” Night

On September 20, the volleyball games against Hillsboro will be a Unite & Fight night to create leukemia awareness. It will also be an opportunity to honor Hillsboro’s Coach Kraus who is battling leukemia. The volleyball booster club would like to fill the gym with ORANGE, and they will be selling t-shirts for this night.

Festus Activities Department Unveils New App

The Festus activities department is proud to announce that there is a new app for Android phones and iPhones.  Downloads are free…simply go to the app store or Google Play store and search “Festus Tigers.” When registering and creating an account, full names must be used to be eligible for Superfan prizes.  School email addresses

Dance Team to Honor Cancer Survivors on September 9

The Festus Tigerette Dance team has been hard at work planning a special performance to honor and support all cancer survivors and fighters, and also to honor the memories of former fighters who lost their battle. Join them at the varsity football game on Friday, September 9th for an INSPIRING halftime performance. The Tigerettes look forward to seeing

Winfield Soccer Gets the Best of the Tigers, 5-1

The Festus boys soccer team saw their season record drop to 0-4 with a 5-1 loss to Winfield Wednesday at Festus Stadium. Winfield jumped to an early lead with a goal nine minutes into the contest.  The Warriors added another goal with 14 minutes to go in the first half and took a 2-0 lead

Softball Games Washed Out at Hillsboro

Both varsity and junior varsity softball games at Hillsboro were rained out Tuesday. A date has not been determined for rescheduling the games as of this time.