February 7, 2024 River Region Sports Wrap

Youth Wrestling

STE. GENEVIEVE – Thirty-six Ste. Genevieve Youth wrestlers were in Anna, Ill. at the Wildcats on the Prowl tournament recently.



Colton Lay, 12U, 85 pounds.


Thirty-two of them placed top three in their bracket.



Jake Gegg, 8u, 55 pounds, and Anna Bella Gegg, 8u, 45 pounds.


Next weekend the entire team will get to wrestle at the Southern Brawl at Jackson High School.



Eli Kertz, 8u, 85 pounds and Trandon Peterson, 8u, 80 pounds


Individual results:


1st Place:

Rage Faulkner

Liam Lawson

Bane Basler

Gus Koetting

Jayce Richman

Trandon Peterson

Eli Kertz

Carter Ochs

Rhett Murphy

Tucker Winch


2nd Place:

Annabella Gegg

Bailey Winch

Casen Schweiss

Jack Gegg

Junior Naeger

Knox Venz

Kobe Dodson

Sawyer Edwards

Teagon Peterson

Lucas Vogt

Jace Gettinger

Garrett Winkler

Jackson Maddux

Easton Byington

Colton Lay

Jude Basler

Brody Wolk


3rd Place:

Nick Vitale

Beckett Wehner

Jace Winkler

Trey Donze

Dominic Mooney


Boys Basketball


PERRYVILLE – St. Vincent lost at Herculaneum 65-61.


The Indians host Oran tonight at 7:30 p.m.


PERRYVILLE – Perryville lost to visiting Crystal City 68-61.


The Pirates host Scott City Friday at 7 p.m.


STE. GENEVIEVE – No. 5 Ste. Genevieve plays Fredericktown at 4 p.m. Thursday at Mineral Area College in the fifth place bracket of the MAAA Conference Tournament.


CHESTER – Chester plays at Sparta Friday at 7:30 p.m.


Girls Basketball


STE. GENEVIEVE – No. 7 seed Ste. Genevieve fall to Farmington 62–41 in the 2nd round of the MAAA conference tournament. They will now play Friday at 5:30 at MAC in the 5th place bracket.


PERRYVILLE – Perryville hosts Meadow Heights tonight.


PERRYVILLE – St. Vincent plays at Oak Ridge tonight.


CHESTER – Chester hosts Sparta Thursday at 7:30 p.m.




STE. GENEVIEVE – Ste. Genevieve wrestles Cape Central tonight.


STE. GENEVIEVE – Valle wrestles in the Class 1 District 1 Tournament February 16 and 17.