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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.

Boys Soccer Game at Valley Park Postponed at Halftime

The Festus-Valley Park soccer game was halted at halftime Tuesday due to rain and lightning.  The Tigers were trailing 2-1. No decision has been made at this time of when the game can be completed.

9th Grade Volleyball Falls to Valle Catholic

The freshman volleyball team lost to Valle Catholic Tuesday night, 16-25, 22-25, dropping their record to 0-2 on the season. Head coach Jennifer Schuenemann saw a lot of good things from the Tigers, despite the outcome.  “We played a much more intense game last night compared to last week,” she noted.  “We really seemed to

Varsity Volleyball Can’t Overcome Errors; Lose to Valle Catholic

Festus head coach Karen Biehle saw improvement Tuesday night when the Tigers traveled to Valle Catholic.  Despite that, Festus dropped two close games to the Warriors and saw their record fall to 0-2 on the young season. “Defense was great on both side of the net last night,” said Biehle.  She noted the play of

JV Volleyball Loses Tough Three-Game Match to Valle

The JV volleyball Tigers saw their record fall to 0-2 on Tuesday after losing to Valle Catholic in three games. The first two games were very close.  Festus took the first game by the score of 26-24.  One of the keys to that first game was the serving of Grace Lassing (10) who served seven

Football Game at DeSoto Will Be “Military Appreciation Night”

The September 16th football game at DeSoto between the Tigers and Dragons has been designated “Military Appreciation Night.”  The administration at DeSoto has designed a t-shirt in honor of the event.  It will be available upon admission to the game.  Cost of the t-shirt is $10.

JV Football Falls 14-0 to Sullivan

The Festus junior varsity team had their first scheduled game against Vashon cancelled, so Monday’s game at Sullivan was met with a great deal of excitement.  However, the end result was not what the team was hoping for as the Tigers lost 14-0. The first half saw neither team dent the scoreboard.  Sullivan scored their

Freshman Football Tigers Take a 24-12 Decision Over Sullivan

Monday night saw the freshman football team travel to Sullivan for their first game of the season.  The trip was well worth it as the Tigers defeated their hosts 24-12. A team couldn’t start the season much better as the Tigers had a 97-yard drive on their first possession.  It was capped by an 8-yard