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Boys Track Season 2015

The Festus boys have reached just past the midpoint of the 2015 Track and Field season.  We are very proud of our success this far and are working hard to get prepared for Conference and the post-season.  After 5 varsity meets, the boys have won 4 of them.  We came in 2nd at Ste. Gen

Baseball vs. Windsor

The Festus Tigers battled the Windsor Owls on Tuesday at West City Park in a large school conference showdown. Festus would execute a squeeze play in the top of the 7th to score the winning run in a very tight well contested game.  Festus would win 3-2. The Owls scored one in the first off

Davenport/Buechting Baseball Classic

It had been 11 days since the Festus Tigers hit the diamond Saturday for the Davenport/Buechting Tournament.   The tourney is named after longtime legendary baseball coaches Bonnie Davenport and Don Buechting.   In the first game against Troy Buchanan High School. The Tigers could muster only three hits and wasted good pitching performances by Blake Baumer, Bryce Nolan

Tigers Baseball vs. Lutheran South

The Festus Tigers traveled to Lutheran South on Monday night for a tough non-conference matchup against the Lancers. Devin Williams started for the tigers on the mound. The Junior would go 5 1/3 innings and strike out 10 Lancer hitters on the night.   Williams pitched well and unfortunately took the loss.   Senior Dalton Umbdenstock pitched the

Boys Track and Field

The 2015 Festus Tigers Track and Field team started the year off on positive note with a win at the Early Bird Invitational.  This highly competitive meet has received regional and national attention in the 3 years since it has been established.  Winning this meet is a great start to anyone’s season. The Tigers are

Tigers Baseball finish third in Four Rivers Classic

The tigers traveled to Wright City on Saturday for the winner’s bracket of the 12 team Four Rivers Classic. The tigers were the champs of the tourney a year ago. The Tigers were then off until Saturday’s championship round of the tournament.  Festus fell behind 6-0 after three innings and never could muster enough offense

Tiger baseball wins at St. Clair

The Varsity baseball team came away with a 10-0 victory in the second game of the Four Rivers Classic Tourney on Monday.  Festus scored one in the first and 8 in the third to never look back.  Senior Blake Baumer was the winning pitcher and he was superb on the mound.  Baumer struck out 14

Dream Team Athletes

Congratulations to the follow Dream Team selections: Boys Basketball–Kama Kinder Wrestling–Dustin Politte Cross Country–Tyler Gillam, Katie Holmes, Michael Karls, Jacob Schweiss, Carolyn White   This is an honor and the Festus District thanks you for all your hard work and dedication !

Tigers win two at Winfield on Saturday

The Varsity Baseball team traveled to Winfield on Saturday for a doubleheader against Elsberry and Winfield. In the noon game the tigers won 9-2 over Elsberry.  The winning pitcher was  Senior Matt Phillips.  Phillips went five innings and struck out six batters.  Junior Bryce Nolen relieved Phillips for the final two innings.  Offensively, Festus got

Tigers Baseball opens up in Four Rivers Classic

The Festus Tigers opened up play in 2015 on Friday at West City Park hosting the St. James Tigers.  The home team scored four in the second inning and went on to win 11-1 in five innings. Devin Williams was the winning pitcher for the Tigers.  The junior went three innings striking out three and