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- Malden softball team eyes fifth straight district title
- Sikeston boys basketball team loses heartbreaker, Class 4 semifinal slips away 59-56 against Grandview
- Former Leopold volleyball coach Greg Nenninger inducted into Hall of Fame
- Southeast Missouri State booster club president and prominent community figure Michael McKinnis dies 1
- Kennett baseball team drops opener at Jonesboro (Ark.) 9-2
- Duffus to transfer out of Southeast Missouri State men's basketball program 1
- Copeland powers Chaffee baseball past Twin Rivers to start season
- Cape Central track and field team looks to build relationships, pipeline with junior high squad
- Sikeston boys basketball team eyeing title, takes on Grandview in Class 4 semifinal
- Sikeston's Cam King signs letter of intent with Lindenwood University-Belleville soccer team
- Traditional softball talent Kennett hopes for repeat success
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TRACK PREVIEW: Dexter expects improvement from boysSecond-year track and field coach Kim Waldner believes that Dexter can double its state-qualifying athletes this spring. “I think that’s very, very possible,” Waldner said of sending multiple boys to state a year after sending none. “The 4 x 100 and 4 x 200 for the boys look very strong, and Dawson (Kasting looks strong) in the triple jump.”...
BOYS TENNIS PREVIEW: First-year coach likes Dexter's futureFirst-year Dexter boys tennis coach Eric Boles isn’t sure what to expect from his team this season but believes it has a bright future. “I’ve got some really strong players at the top. I’ve got some talent and athleticism in that younger group, those freshmen and sophomores,” Boles said. ...
BOYS GOLF PREVIEW: Bearcats feature talented underclassmenSophomore Spencer Warren and freshman Ryan Collier represent the promising future of the Dexter boys golf program. Warren advanced to the Class 3 state tournament last year, and both have put in the work to improve their games, according to Dexter coach Eric Sitze...
MISSOURIAN ROUNDUP: Cape Central baseball edges East Prairie for season-opening win (3/18/18)Nathan Patterson recorded a triple, a double and scored two runs as Cape Central baseball opened its season Saturday with a 5-3 win at home over East Prairie. Drake Mills hurled six innings to grab the win for the Tigers (1-0). He surrendered two earned runs on three hits with three strikeouts and four walks...
Doubleheader sweep sees Southeast Missouri State softball drop Tennessee Tech, host Memphis in Memphis Tiger classic on SaturdayThe Southeast Missouri State softball team put together a strong Saturday performance, sweeping a doubleheader at the Memphis Tiger Classic in Memphis, Tennessee. Southeast (13-9) took the opener, 7-3, over Ohio Valley Conference foe Tennessee Tech and then took down host Memphis 8-7 in Game 2...
Offensive explosion sends Southeast Missouri State baseball past UT Martin 17-1The Southeast Missouri baseball team has been trying to piece together a complete game, and on Saturday it got one. The Redhawks exploded for 17 runs, more than enough on a day they held UT Martin to just one and rolled to a 17-1 victory in Ohio Valley Conference play in Martin, Tennessee...
Familiar narrative sinks Southeast Missouri State baseball, 8-7, on road at UT MartinA familiar problem for Southeast Missouri State baseball reared its head again Friday. The Redhawks' early-inning woes continued as they gave up five runs in the first inning and couldn't overcome that early deficit in an 8-7 loss to Ohio Valley Conference foe UT Martin in Martin, Tennessee. It was SEMO's fourth consecutive loss as it dropped to 0-8 on the road...
Southeast Missouri State gymnastics posts season-high vault score in tri-meet lossSoutheast Missouri State gymnastics posted a season-high vault score of 48.475 but finished last in the State of Missouri Meet on Friday in the regular season finale. Host Missouri won the meet with a score of 196.800 while Southeast had a 192.500 score. Lindenwood was second with 195.200...
Southeast Missouri State booster club president and prominent community figure Michael McKinnis dies (3/16/18)The Southeast Missouri State athletic community lost one of its biggest supporters this week. Cape Girardeau lifer and long-time leader of SEMO's booster club Mike McKinnis died from a heart attack Tuesday at the age of 67. Born and raised in Cape Girardeau -- a former athlete at Cape Girardeau Central High School -- McKinnis has long been a part of Southeast athletics' outreach, serving as the Redhawks Club Executive Committee president up until his death...
SEMO Area Umpires Association schedules preseason meeting (2/8/18)The SEMO Area Umpires Association will be having a preseason meeting for all returning and new members on Feb. 28. The meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. at River Eagle Distributing (2346 Rust Avenue) in Cape Girardeau. Information on MSHSAA Rules Meetings for Baseball and Softball will be discussed along with available game assignments...
High-level wood bat collegiate baseball team announced as Prospect League comes to Cape Girardeau (1/19/18)The nexus of baseball in Cape Girardeau gathered in front of the podium, representing the sport in the city for the last 50-plus years. They were not there, though, to discuss the old, but rather to usher in the new. The next era of baseball in Southeast Missouri will include what is currently formally known as Cape Prospect League, LLC, as the City of Cape Girardeau announced Friday afternoon at the Cape Girardeau SportsPlex that a wood bat college summer league team will be playing at Capaha Field beginning in June 2019.. ...
Cardinals Caravan makes its stop in Cape Girardeau carrying hope for future (1/15/18)Every year the St. Louis Cardinals bring their traveling offseason tour through Cape Girardeau, and this year the focus was on the future. The annual Cardinals Caravan stopped at the Osage Center on Monday evening, toting a group of team representatives that leaned heavy on youth...
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Track record lands Fowler back at top of lineup for Cardinals (3/19/18)JUPITER, Fla. -- When considering where to slot Dexter Fowler in the batting order, St. Louis manager Mike Matheny isn't concerned about last year. There's additional data to consider. "He's got a pretty good track record of being successful at the top of the order," Matheny said. "You don't take any small sample and put that in concrete. He's done a nice job over the course of his career of getting on base and making things happen at the top."...
St. Louis rallies for 5-4 OT victory over Blackhawks (3/19/18)CHICAGO -- Patrik Berglund scored 3:31 into overtime, and the St. Louis Blues came from behind for a big 5-4 victory over the lowly Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday night. Defensemen Alex Pietrangelo and Vince Dunn each had a goal and three assists for the Blues, who are trying to rally for a playoff wild card in the Western Conference. Alexander Steen had a goal and an assist, and Vladimir Sobotka also scored...
Schenn scores OT winner as Blues beat Rangers 4-3 (3/17/18)ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Blues got a much-needed two points against the New York Rangers. They hope they haven't lost leading scorer Vladimir Tarasenko in the process. Brayden Schenn scored 1:02 into overtime, Alex Pietrangelo had two goals in regulation and the St. ...
Porter out to help Missouri men's basktball in NCAA tourney (3/16/18)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Missouri freshman Michael Porter Jr. is one of the biggest unknowns in the NCAA Tournament. Not that he minds at all. "People can kind of say what they want," Porter said Thursday. "I'm pretty good at taking what people say and putting it aside and focusing on what's important for me."...
Blues fall 4-1 to Avalanche (3/16/18)ST. LOUIS -- Nathan MacKinnon had two goals and an assist, Semyon Varlamov stopped 44 shots and the Colorado Avalanche beat the St. Louis Blues 4-1 on Thursday night. Mikko Rantanen also scored twice to help the Avalanche win their third straight to move into the first wild card spot in the Western Conference, one point ahead of idle Dallas -- and five ahead of St. Louis. The Avalanche, who won 10 in a row from Dec. 29 to Jan. 22, are 6-0-3 in their last eight games...
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