Six members of the St. James High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams have been selected to the Central Missouri Class 3 All-District Team, it was announced today.
The all-district team was selected by the Missouri Sportswriters/Sportscasters Association.
From the Class 3 State Tournament semifinalist Lady Tigers three players were picked to the all-district first-team – 5-10 senior forward M.J. Buschmann, 5-5 sophomore guard Ashlee Marlatt and 5-6 sophomore guard Alexis Uffmann.
And for the St. James boys 6-7 senior forward Jack Mueller was selected to the first-team while 6-3 senior guard Jake Ford and 6-6 junior forward Addison Conway were chosen to the second-team.
The St. James girls finished 26-5 and defeated North Tech in the Missouri Class 3 State Tournament third-place game.
Buschmann averaged 16.6 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.8 steals and shot 46 percent from the field and 31 percent from three-point range. Marlatt averaged 13.4 points, 2.2 steals and connected on 67 three-pointers for 37 percent. Uffmann averaged 9.0 points while leading the St. Louis area in assist with 7.3 and also averaging 4.2 steals.
Lady Tiger head coach Terry Wells was selected as the Class 3 Girls’ Coach of the Year.
The St. James boys were 24-4 and ranked No. 9 in the final regular-season Class 3 state poll. The Tigers lost to Fatima in the finals of the district tournament.
Mueller averaged 16.1 points, 10.0 rebounds and 4.1 blocks for St. James. The team was 21-1 prior to Mueller’s ankle injury and 3-3 after. Ford averaged 14.2 points, 3.3 assists, 4.1 rebounds and 4.0 steals. And Conway averaged 11.1 points, 4.2 rebounds, 2.1 steals and shot a whopping 70 percent form the field.
Class 3 All-District
Here is the Central Missouri Class 3 All-District Team, as selected by the Missouri Sportswriters/Sportscasters Association:
Jaden Barr 5-11 So., California
Brandon Beatty 6-0 Sr., Hallsville
Nick Carlos 6-7 Sr., Southern Boone
Lane Duncan 6-1 So., Licking
Kody Ettinger Sr., Cuba
Tanner Gentges 6-4 Sr., Fatima
Collin Holzer 6-0 Sr., Dixon
Jack Mueller 6-7 Sr., St. James
Justin Murphy 6-1 Sr., North Callaway
Patrick Schneiders 6-2 Sr., Fatima
Cody Shaw 6-2 Jr., Eugene
Brett Voss 5-8 Sr., Blair Oaks
Randall Sherman 6-2 So., Warsaw
Damario Walker 5-11 Sr., Boonville
Christian Anderson 6-8 Sr., Versailles
Jay Barnhart 6-3 Sr., Boonville
Chandler Blackwell, Centralia
Addison Conway 6-6 Jr., St. James
Jake Ford 6-3 Sr., St. James
Collin Hart 5-11 Jr., Hermann
Jacob Haubner 6-2 Sr., North Callaway
Nathan Katz 6-3 Sr., Hallsville
Tyler Kempker 6-2 So., Eugene
Curtis Lehman 6-6 Sr., California
Page 2 of 2 - Chad Stegeman 6-8 Sr., Fatima
Freddy Wackenhut 6-2 Sr., Osage
Solomon Weider 6-2 Sr., Dixon
Craig Winkleman 6-0 Jr., Hermann
Trey Woods 6-12 So., Versailles
Hayden Yokum 5-11 So., Dixon
Coach of the Year – Ryan Robertson, Fatima
Morgan Brandt 5-9 So., Fatima
M.J. Buschman 5-10 Sr., St. James
Sydney Deeken 6-1 Jr., California
Morgan Edwards 6-1 So., Boonville
Jamie Gleeson 5-10 Jr., Hermann
Jaida Gray 5-5 Jr., North Callaway
Karinne Lane 5-5 Jr., Hermann
Ashlee Marlatt 5-10 Sr., St. James
LeeAnn Polowy 5-7 Jr., Blair Oaks
Madison Sherman 5-5 Sr., Versailles
Megan Smith 5-9 So., Licking
Madison Sorrell 5-9 Jr., North Callaway
Alexis Uffmann 5-6 So., St. James
Hunter Yoakum 5-7 Sr., Dixon
Krista Aremtrout, Centralia
Kayla Adrian 5-10 Sr., Eugene
Amanda Blaeuer 5-9 Sr., Osage
Annie Bock 6-0 So., Fatima
Jordyn Dinyer 6-1 Jr., Hallsville
Amy Dorge 5-9 Sr., Blair Oaks
Akrista Greer, 5-8 Sr., Versailles
Taylor Howard 5-3 Jr., South Callaway
Kate Massman 5-9 So., Fatima
Isabel Morris 6-2 So., Osage
Bailee Osborne 6-0 So., Licking
Kelsey Roush 5-9 So., California
Sara Samson 5-9 Sr., Versailles
Mattie Whitaker 5-8 Jr., Dixon
Shelby Whitaker 5-9 So., Cuba
Coach of the Year – Terry Wells, St. James