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SEMO football coach Tom Matukewicz simply following the steps laid for him by othersThe Southeast Missouri State football program will close out its regular season Saturday and a victory would be memorable in terms of the history of this program.
Hayti falls to Valle Catholic 43-6 in C1D1 football championshipSTE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. - The No. 2 seeded Hayti Indians traveled to Ste. Genevieve to battle the No. 1 seeded Valle Catholic Warriors in the Class 1, District 1 football championship Friday night. The...
BOYS BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Senath-Hornersville boys look to rely on strong post playThe Senath-Hornersville Lions boys basketball program enters the 2019-20 season with a new look after graduating five of its 11 contributors off of last season’s varsity squad that finished 13-11. “I...
Host site and kickoff time set for Kennett-Roosevelt Class 3 football quarterfinalThe stage is set for the Class 3 football playoff between the Kennett Indians and Roosevelt Rough Riders. The state quarterfinal will take place Saturday at 2 p.m. at Metz Cherry Stadium at Kennett....
- Bloomfield boys basketball jamboree schedule changed
- Grounded philosophy helps SEMO basketball land extraordinary prospect Ramean Hinton 4
- Kennett volleyball program wins postseason awards
- Brackets set for Bootheel Conference middle school girls basketball tournaments
- Missouri Bootheel basketball and wrestling teams receive class and district assignments
- Saxony Lutheran falls again to Principia in sectional quarterfinals
- Three Rivers men lose in overtime to Kennedy-King
- Three Rivers women overcome shooting woes with turnovers in win over John A. Logan
- SEMO football rallies for OVC road win, stays atop league standings
- Dexter's Yount, five other SCAA athletes make all-state volleyball teams
Local basketball and wrestling teams get district assignments for upcoming seasonSIKESTON — District assignments for boys’ and girls’ basketball and wrestling were released on Friday. Sikeston will be a part of Class 4, District 1, with Cape Central, Notre Dame, Dexter, Perryville, and Ste. Genevieve. Class 3, District 1 consists of Charleston, New Madrid County Central, East Prairie, Caruthersville, Doniphan, Malden, Kennett, and Twin Rivers. ...
Kennett football beats Ste. Genevieve 40-0 to repeat at C3D1 champs (11/16/19)KENNETT, Mo. - The Kennett Indians high school football program entered the 2019 season with an unusual target on its back after claiming its first district title in over three decades last season. “We definitely had a bullseye on our back coming into this season,” Kennett football coach Joel Wyatt said. ...
Area swimmers, programs fare well at MSHSAA State Finals (11/16/19)ST. PETERS, Mo. – The Cape Girardeau Central boys swim team had its streak of consecutive MSHSAA Class 1 state championships snapped at three Friday, as the Tigers finished runner-up to champion Glendale 247 to 222, but the Tiger swimmers found solace in the fact they turned in several strong performances at the Rec-Plex in St. Peters, Mo.
Cape Central's surprising season ends with 45-35 loss to Farmington in Class 4 District 1 final (11/16/19)FARMINGTON, Mo. -- Last spring, veteran Missouri high school football coach Kent Gibbs took over the Cape Girardeau Central football program and tried to instill perseverance in his new student-athletes. "You're going to have to accept some things in life and get better along the way," Gibbs said Friday following his team's Class 4 District 1 championship game at Farmington. "Sometimes you get beat but you just have to keep getting up and going."...
Southeast Missouri State faces EIU team coming off first victoryThe numbers associated with the Eastern Illinois football program -- meaning the Panthers' 1-9 record -- don't frighten many people. However, the fact that Eastern Illinois won at Tennessee State 49-38 last week is just one indication that it can be dangerous at times...
Updating former area basketball players through the first three weeks of college basketball seasonSIKESTON — 11 area basketball players are making impacts with their respective college programs. Below is a recap of how each one is doing through the first three weeks of the college basketball season. FRED THATCH JR. A sophomore at Saint Louis University, one of the greatest players to come out of Sikeston High School, is averaging 8.7 points per game and five rebounds per contest for an undefeated Billikens team...
Three Rivers men close strong in win over HighlandPARK HILLS - If you have to beat the man to be the man. What are you when you beat the man who beat the man? Highland (Ill.) beat No. 1 ranked Vincennes on Tuesday and was undefeated before Three Rivers handed the Scotties a 78-53 loss on Friday in the Bob Sechrest Classic at Park Hills. Three Rivers will play Kennedy King at 5 p.m. Saturday to conclude its schedule in the classic...
Redhawk women roll Red Wolves from opening tipThe Southeast Missouri State women’s basketball program wasted little time in showing its dominance at Arkansas State Wednesday.
Former NBA player brings message of maturity to Cape (11/4/19)Adrian Branch took off his beret, revealing close-cropped gray hair as he spoke Saturday at a Cape Girardeau church.
Local hoop team takes third place in tourney (11/4/19)The Guardian Angel boys basketball team of Oran brought home a third-place trophy in the recent Kiwanis Tournament held at Scott City High School.
Martial arts studio brings students new learning experience (10/31/19)SIKESTON — Building cultural values while participating in a fun, exhilarating sport is how Nick Slinkard, owner of the Sikeston Missouri Taekwondo Insitute, would describe what he wants from his students. Slinkard has owned the Sikeston studio, located just right off of Interstate 60, for 10 years and enjoys every moment he spends with his students...
Good Sports: Hudson recalls playing days that included Scherzer, Freese (10/31/19)Good Sports is a weekly Thursday feature that appears in the Southeast Missourian, as well as online at Semoball.com. It profiles the life of a person connected to sports and allows our readers the opportunity to know the people who are impacting athletics throughout Southeast Missouri in a deeper way...
Chargers' Okung, Chiefs' Thompson inactive in Mexico City (11/18 9:14 pm)MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Left tackle Russell Okung was out for a second straight week when the Los Angeles Chargers faced the Kansas City Chiefs at Azteca Stadium on Monday night. Okung has a groin injury that kept him out against Oakland 11 days ago,...
Grant gets first hat trick, Ducks top Blues 4-1 (11/16 10:48 pm)ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Derek Grant doesn't usually contribute so much on offense. Grant completed his first career hat trick, Ryan Getzlaf added a goal and an assist, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the St. Louis Blues 4-1 Saturday night. It was just the...
Werenski's OT goal lifts Blue Jackets over Blues 3-2 (11/15 9:26 pm)COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Zach Werenski scored 3:34 into overtime to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 3-2 win over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night. With the Blue Jackets on a 4-on-3 power play, Werenski buried a shot from the right circle. He has a...
Chiefs, Chargers set for key AFC West matchup in Mexico City (11/14 7:03 pm)Everyone hopes the playing surface at Mexico City's Azteca Stadium will not be the main story of Monday night's game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Los Angeles Chargers. Both coaches said they have received favorable updates about the turf...
Chiefs-Chargers Preview Capsule (11/14 12:10 pm)KANSAS CITY (6-4) vs. LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (4-6) at Mexico City Monday, 8:15 p.m. ET, ESPN OPENING LINE -- Chiefs by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Kansas City 5-5, Los Angeles 3-6-1 SERIES RECORD -- Chiefs lead 61-56-1 LAST MEETING -- Chargers beat Chiefs,...
Chiefs owner Hunt touts reduced preseason, 17-game schedule (11/13 1:54 pm)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The chairman of the Kansas City Chiefs believes the NFL must "seriously consider" reducing the preseason and expanding the regular season to 17 games, giving the league additional inventory that would allow for more games...
Wainwright guaranteed $5M by Cards, can earn $5M for starts (11/13 10:16 am)ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Adam Wainwright is guaranteed $5 million in his one-year contract with the St. Louis Cardinals and can earn up to $5 million in performance bonuses, which allows the pitcher to match his 2019 earnings. That is up from a $2 million...
Pro Sports Schedule
TOP 25 BASKETBALL
MenNo. 3 Michigan State vs. Charleston Southern, 5:30 p.m.
No. 9 Kentucky vs. Utah Valley, 6 p.m.
No. 10 Ohio State vs. Stetson, 7:30 p.m.
No. 15 Utah State vs. UTSA, 8 p.m.
No. 19 Auburn vs. Colgate, 7 p.m.
No. 23 Colorado vs. UC Irvine, 8 p.m.
WomenNo. 10 Mississippi State vs. Troy, 7 p.m.
NFLKansas City vs L.A. Chargers at Mexico City, 7:15 p.m.
NBACleveland at New York, 6 p.m.
Charlotte at Toronto, 6:30 p.m.
Indiana at Brooklyn, 6:30 p.m.
Milwaukee at Chicago, 7 p.m.
Portland at Houston, 7 p.m.
San Antonio at Dallas, 7:30 p.m.
Boston at Phoenix, 8 p.m.
Minnesota at Utah, 8 p.m.
Oklahoma City at L.A. Clippers, 9:30 p.m.
NHLAnaheim at Washington, 6 p.m.
Los Angeles at Arizona, 8 p.m.
Last updated: 11/18 1:04 pm