Festus Boys Freshman Basketball

  • Overall Record: 12 - 6
  • Conference Record: 3 - 1

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Basketball Banquet Start Time Moved to Accommodate Baseball

Tomorrow’s boys basketball end-of-the-season banquet has been moved from a start time of 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. to accommodate the make up baseball game that has been rescheduled for tomorrow at 4 p.m. at West City Park.

Freshman Boys Basketball Ends Season on High Note With Overtime Win

When Brenden Rider‘s three pointer swished through the net at the overtime buzzer, not only did the Festus freshman basketball team defeat Ste. Genevieve 30-27 on Friday, but it ended the season on the most positive note, giving the Tigers a 12-6 record. Rider’s heroics ended a night that saw both teams struggle a bit

Freshman Boys Basketball Defeat North County 43-35

Strong first and third quarters propelled the Festus freshman boys basketball team to a 43-35 victory over North County on Tuesday.  The win was the team’s sixth out of seven games, and improved its season record to 11-6 with one game remaining. The three point shot was important in getting Festus out in front in

Time Changes for Tonight’s Basketball Games at Jefferson

The boys basketball games tonight at Jefferson High School have had some time changes because of the possibility of inclement weather.  The JV game will start at 4:30, then the varsity game will follow.  The freshman game will be the final game of the night, weather permitting. 

Freshman Boys Basketball Gets Fifth Straight Victory With Overtime Win

It wasn’t easy, but the Festus freshman boys basketball team gutted out a 39-36 overtime win at home Friday against the Perryville Pirates.  The victory was the fifth straight for the Tigers, and improved their season record to 10-5.  The team finished 3-1 in conference play. The Tigers managed to stay a step ahead of

Freshman Boys Basketball Wins Fourth Straight With Victory at Northwest

The Festus freshman boys basketball team was relentless in a 52-26 victory at Northwest on Tuesday.  Nine Tigers scored, and the defense didn’t allow double digit points in any quarter as Festus took home a convincing road victory.  The team now has a four game winning streak. The Tigers led 22-15 at halftime, but really put

Freshman Boys Basketball Takes Hard-Fought Victory Over Farmington

The Festus freshman boys basketball team came back from an early deficit to defeat the Farmington Knights on Tuesday at home 41-36. The Tigers trailed 11-6 after the first quarter, but the team fought back in the second quarter, outscoring the Knights 15-6 to take a 21-17 lead into halftime.  From that point on, the

Freshman Boys Basketball Holds On for Close Victory Over Dragons

The Festus freshman boys basketball team closed out Friday’s home game against DeSoto in strong fashion, allowing them to defeat the Dragons 32-30.  The win improves the Tigers’ record to 5-4 on the season heading into today’s games at Herky. It was a close game from start to finish, the Tigers up by one after

Boys Basketball to Play “Pink Out” Games Tomorrow

The boys basketball program will sponsor a “Pink Out” game tomorrow (Friday) to support the fight against breast cancer.  Proceeds will be donated to Festus staff members going through this fight.  The Tigers will take on the DeSoto Dragons.  The freshman game begins at 4:30 p.m. with the junior varsity and varsity games to follow.