Charleston wins 3rd place in Class 3 championship

Charleston wins 3rd place in Class 3 championship
Charleston won 71-58 over St. Paul Lutheran on Friday, March 8. (Source: Stock image/WAFB) (Source: Josh Auzenne)

CHARLESTON, MO (KFVS) - The Charleston boys basketball team left Springfield with a third place finish.

The Blue Jays defeated St. Paul Lutheran Friday 71-58 on Friday, March 8 to claim the consolation game victory.

With the win, coach Danny Farmers team finished the season 21-11.

Vashon defeated Charleston 70-47 on Thursday, March 7 in the State Semfinals.

According to the school district, they canceled classes on Thursday, March 7 to allow families to attend the Show-Me Showdown State Championship in Springfield, Mo.

CANCELLED: School will be CANCELLED Thursday, March 7, 2019. This will allow families to attend the Show-Me Showdown...

Posted by Charleston R-I Schools on Monday, March 4, 2019

The school district posted on Facebook that school was already out on Friday, March 8.

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