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SEMO coaches welcome teams targeting Redhawk DB DJ FreemanSoutheast Missouri State will take the field in its season-opening game against Southern Illinois Thursday (6:30 p.m. at Houck Stadium) as the underdog.
Football is finally here and St. Vincent QB is going to be a handfulPERRYVILLE, Mo. – With the weather still stifling and the Cardinals in a pennant race with that angst-causing club up north, it may not FEEL like football season but it most certainly is.
2019 Boys Cross Country PreviewCoach: Logan Bollinger Experience: Third year coaching cross country at Central, third year overall. In the past: Two boys advanced to sectionals in 2018, including then sophomore Nathan Caldwell....
Poplar Bluff softball seeks winning combination with young rosterSavannah Hicks sat on a bucket during the first practice of the softball season. Sidelined with a knee injury, the Poplar Bluff senior still got up for that first morning practice. “I wish I was out...
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2019 Boys Soccer PreviewCoach: Jared Dobbs Experience: Fourth year coaching soccer at Central, seventh year overall. In the past: Lost 6-1 to Farmington in the Class 3 District 1 championship game in 2018 They're back: Kaya Newkirk, Lucas Grammar, TK Ayers, Jack Zhong, Zach Moore, Nate Albertson, Zach Mattison...
Poplar Bluff running backs to audition during jamboree (8/22/19)With the two leading rushers from last year’s team having graduated, the Poplar Bluff Mules are looking to fill a void in the backfield. “Probably the most competitive position we have right now is the running back position,” Mules coach David Sievers said. “We’ve got four or five kids that are all competing.”...
Ellington cross country returns several runners who could reach state (8/21/19)ELLINGTON — Ellington cross country didn’t graduate anybody from last year’s team, and returns multiple runners who could make the state meet. The team’s top runner is the defending Big Springs Conference and MSHSAA Class 1 District 1 champion in sophomore Grace Lloyd, who went on to finish 14th at state with a time of 22 minutes, 22.95 seconds. Lloyd is also playing varsity volleyball...
Ellington baseball brings back 3 all-staters from championship team (8/21/19)ELLINGTON — With the season opener a couple weeks away, the Ellington Whippets baseball team has started their run as defending state champions. “There’s a lot of pride in town about it. But this group has got a lot to prove still. We lost a lot of seniors, but we also brought back a lot of experience and a lot of talented young kids. ...
Southeast Missouri State offense will align with four new faces on lineWith his sixth season at the helm of Southeast Missouri State football about to begin, the word "alignment" is on the mind of head coach Tom Matukewicz. "From the Board of Regents, to the president and the administration, the student body, the community, and right down to our program, it seems as if we're as aligned as we've ever been," Matukewicz said. "Every person who picks up a brick makes the load lighter."...
Redhawk Notes (Aug. 17): Tasks, focus now becomes more challenging for SoutheastThe Southeast Missouri State football team had its most successful season in its NCAA Division I history in 2018. So the Redhawks have this success thing all figured out now. Nope. Southeast wrapped up its 15-practice fall training camp with a two-hour scrimmage Saturday at Houck Stadium, so it NOW has all of the answers...
SEMO secondary now has experience to go with athleticismEvery football season is a “work in progress” throughout it. That is why teams still are practicing – and improving - right up until their final game. However, from a defensive perspective, the 2018 season for the Southeast Missouri State defensive secondary truly was a work in progress as a group of inexperienced defenders gained knowledge and ability with each passing day.
Cape Catfish reel in numerous postseason honors (8/17/19)The Cape Catfish fell one game shy of winning the 2019 Prospect League championship earlier this week, as they fell to Chillicothe in the final series 2-1 Tuesday at Capaha Field. However, the first-year club was certainly a dominant winner Friday when the Prospect League handed out its annual postseason awards.
Catfish Notes: Steve Larkin 'had a blast' in 2019 and is already looking toward 2020 (8/16/19)Emotions were riding high following the Cape Catfish falling to Chillicothe in Game 3 of the Prospect League Championship Series Tuesday at Capaha Field including those of manager Steve Larkin. “It’s over for now,” Larkin said. “It hurts right now. But after a week, I’ll be ready to be back in that dugout.”
WINNING IN GRAND FASHION: Former Sikeston Bulldog Trey Smith hits a go-ahead grand slam to give Paints PCL championship (8/15/19)CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — Tuesday was a night to remember for former Sikeston Bulldog Trey Smith. Playing for the Chillicothe Paints in the Prospect League, his team squared off with the Cape Catfish at Capaha Field in Game 3 of the Prospect League championship series...
COLUMN: Forget the final game, the Cape Catfish have been winners all season long (8/15/19)For the thousands of baseball fans that sauntered into Capaha Field this summer to catch a Cape Catfish game (and maybe a foul ball, as well), the specialness of this team existing was in its providing a fun, family-friendly and cost-effective activity for all in southeast Missouri to enjoy without driving a long distance or spending a small fortune.
Englehart falls short of match play at U.S. Amateur (8/14/19)Case Englehart of Jackson shot a 15-over-par 85 on the second day of the 119th U.S. Amateur on Tuesday in Pinehurst, North Carolina, and fell short of the match-play portion of the tournament. Englehart, a recent graduate of Jackson High School where he helped the Indians to the MSHSAA Class 4 state golf championship in May, had entered the second round in 102nd place among the field of 312 golfers after shooting a 3-over-par 73 on Monday at the more famous Pinehurst No. 2 course...
Brown sets record in bareback riding on final day of rodeo (8/13/19)SIKESTON – With Saturday night bringing a close to this year’s Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo the leader board comes into full view and contestants can finally see where they fall on the money list. In bareback riding, Jake Brown 92-point ride Saturday night comfortably paced the field, earning him $5,153 for the top spot...
Cape Catfish to ride their best pitcher with title on the line (8/13/19)If the Cape Catfish don’t win the 2019 Prospect League championship, they will have no one to blame but themselves. That is because the first-year club has a lot going for it in tonight’s winner-take-all title game.
Fowler's homer caps comeback, Cardinals beat Rockies 6-5 (08/22 11:36 pm)ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Yadier Molina knew Dexter Fowler would come up big, even before Fowler did. Marcell Ozuna, Paul DeJong and Fowler each hit two-run homers, and the St. Louis Cardinals came back to beat the Colorado Rockies 6-5 on Thursday night....
Chiefs welcome new/old faces in Allen, Thomas to roster (08/22 2:33 pm)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Offensive lineman Jeff Allen spent most of the offseason baking cookies with his wife, who began a business back home in Texas, and it may have turned out to be good for his waist line. The last thing Allen wanted to do...
Chiefs Preview Capsule (08/22 11:52 am)KANSAS CITY CHIEFS (13-5) New faces: Defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo, DE Alex Okafor, DE Frank Clark, DE Emmanuel Ogbah, DT Khalen Saunders, LB Damien Wilson, LB Darron Lee, LB Jeremiah Attaochu, CB Bashaud Breeland, CB D'Montre Wade, SS...
NFL 2019: Chiefs aim for Super Bowl with Mahomes at QB (08/22 11:12 am)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs came within a defensive stop in overtime of beating the New England Patriots in the AFC title game, the closest they've come to reaching the Super Bowl in nearly five decades. Not surprisingly,...
Brewers knock Cardinals out of 1st place with 5-3 win (08/22 12:00 am)ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Mike Moustakas stopped short of calling Milwaukee's rain-shortened victory over the St. Louis Cardinals a must win. "But it was pretty important," he said. Moustakas homered and Keston Hiura drove in a pair of runs to lead the...
Chiefs still emphasize preseason games despite injury risk (08/21 2:42 pm)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- If Patrick Mahomes had his druthers, the Kansas City quarterback would be on the field from the first snap to the last when the Chiefs play San Francisco in their third preseason game Saturday night. Not likely, of course....
Fowler drives in 4 runs in Cardinals 9-2 win over Brewers (08/20 11:51 pm)ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Dexter Fowler was focused more on his team getting a win rather than his own production. Fowler hit a bases-loaded double and drove in four runs, leading the St. Louis Cardinals past the Milwaukee Brewers 9-4 on Tuesday night in...
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Pro Sports Schedule
Friday's Time Schedule
BASEBALLWashington at Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m.
Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 6:05 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Baltimore, 6:05 p.m.
Kansas City at Cleveland, 6:10 p.m.
Atlanta at N.Y. Mets, 6:10 p.m.
Philadelphia at Miami, 6:10 p.m.
Detroit at Minnesota, 7:10 p.m.
L.A. Angels at Houston, 7:10 p.m.
Texas at Chicago White Sox, 7:10 p.m.
Arizona at Milwaukee, 7:10 p.m.
Colorado at St. Louis, 7:15 p.m.
Boston at San Diego, 9:10 p.m.
N.Y. Yankees at L.A. Dodgers, 9:10 p.m.
Toronto at Seattle, 9:10 p.m.
FOOTBALLCleveland at Tampa Bay, 6:30 p.m.
Buffalo at Detroit, 7 p.m.
MLSAtlanta at Orlando City, 7 p.m.
Seattle at Portland, 9 p.m.
WNBALas Vegas at Connecticut, 6:30 p.m.
Atlanta at New York, 6:30 p.m.
Washington at Chicago, 7 p.m.
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