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All Teams Schedule: Week of October 17 – October 23

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Festus R-6 High School, October 17 – October 23 MONDAY October 17, 2016 TBA Girls Varsity Volleyball @ District Tournament SCHEDULE 4:30 PM Boys Freshman Football vs. Poplar Bluff Senior High School SCHEDULE 6:30 PM Boys Junior Varsity Football vs. Poplar Bluff Senior High School SCHEDULE TUESDAY

Varsity Volleyball Closes Out Regular Season With Tough Loss to St. Pius

The Festus varsity volleyball team fought hard against the #1 ranked Class 2A St. Pius Lancers Thursday night, but fell short, losing in two games, 16-25, 18-25.  The loss drops the Tigers’ record to 15-14-1 on the season. The game was the final tune-up before the district tournament which begins on Monday.  The Tigers started

Boys Soccer District Bracket Finalized

The Class 3, District 2 Soccer District Tournament bracket has been released. Fans can access the tournament bracket by clicking this link:  District Tournament Bracket

JV Volleyball Closes Out Home Season With Big Win Over St. Pius

The Festus JV volleyball team ended the home portion of its season on a very positive note, defeating the St. Pius Lancers 25-16, 21-25, 25-13 Thursday evening.  The win moves the Tigers to 10-9-1 on the season.  Festus finished 6-3 in the conference. The first set of the match saw Festus play an excellent game.

Softball Tigers End Season with 9-1 Loss to Union

The Festus Tigers ended their season Wednesday as they lost a 9-1 decision to the Union Wildcats in the sectional game of the 2016 softball state tournament. The loss ended the Tigers’ season with an impressive record of 19-8.  Festus was a very young squad this season with only three seniors on the roster. Wednesday’s

Varsity Volleyball Slips Past Blue Jays

The Festus Tigers varsity volleyball team had met Jefferson twice prior to last night’s game hosted by the Jays.  In the previous two meetings, the teams split.  Yesterday would be the deciding contest to provide bragging rights between the two local teams.  Festus put a damper on the Jays’ senior night celebration as the Tigers

JV Volleyball Tigers Can’t Get Past Blue Jays

The Festus JV volleyball team lost to Jefferson Tuesday night, 9-25, 14-25 on the road.  The loss drops the Tigers’ record to 9-9-1 on the season. By all accounts, head coach Stephanie Whitehead was disappointed after the game.  “We played with very low energy,” she said.  “We didn’t move our feet so our passing was

Tigers Soccer Records First Victory of the Season

It didn’t come as soon as the team may have wanted, but the Festus boys soccer team got its first win of the season by defeating St. Paul Lutheran 4-0 Tuesday evening. “We earned it,” said head coach Scott Evans.  “Out the gate, the teams were pretty closely matched, but we were able to pull

Freshman Football Ties Borgia; JV Loses

The Festus Tigers freshman football team rallied for a 22-22 tie with St. Francis Borgia last night on the road.  The JV team lost 47-0. In the freshman game, the Tigers jumped out to an early 14-0 lead on the strength of a one-yard touchdown run by Jack Robinson (9) and an 81-yard punt return

JV Volleyball Wins Exciting Three-Set Match Against Northwest

The Festus JV volleyball team outlasted the Northwest Lions Monday night, winning 25-20, 12-25, 25-23.  The win moves the Tigers’ record to 9-8-1 on the season. In the first game, the Tigers used a balanced attack to win.  Crucial kills by Lexi Thebeau (10), Alyssa Seyfarth (9), Rachel Cooper (10), Claire Werner (10), and Maddy