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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston softball pulls out 8th inning win, Oran wins fourth straight (09/03/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Shorthanded and in a tight spot, Tyeshia Mitchell scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning to give Sikeston an 8-7 win over Doniphan Wednesday. This is Sikeston's fourth game out of six so far this season that has went down to the wire. They lost 5-4 to Perryville just 24 hours before in another game decided in the bottom of the seventh inning. Sikeston (3-3) has a record of 2-2 in walk-off decisions...
High school roundup: Wingerter's RBI single gives Perryville softball team another walk-off win (09/03/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston softball drops another heartbreaker, Kelly wins third straight (09/02/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- In five games so far this season, Sikeston has been on the short end of seventh-inning swings. The Lady Bulldogs (2-3) fell 5-4 on the road after Perryville scored the winning run in walk-off fashion in the seventh inning. Sikeston has lost two of its three games that was decided in the last at-bat...
September 2, 2015 Scoreboard (09/02/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Bernie baseball team beats Cooter 4-1, Dexter volleyball team cruises by Cape Central (09/02/15)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team improved to 7-0 Tuesday with a 4-1 home win against Cooter. Brock Beacham collected a complete-game victory for the Mules. He allowed one run, two hits and struck out 10 in seven innings pitched. Trey Kirkpatrick tallied a team-high two RBIs. He had a sacrifice fly and a solo home run...
Bernie baseball team beats Cooter 4-1, Dexter, Advance volleyball teams cruise to wins (09/02/15)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team improved to 7-0 Tuesday with a 4-1 home win against Cooter. Brock Beacham collected a complete-game victory for the Mules. He allowed one run, two hits and struck out 10 in seven innings pitched. Trey Kirkpatrick tallied a team-high two RBIs. He had a sacrifice fly and a solo home run...
September 1, 2015 Scoreboard (09/01/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Central volleyball team collects first win (09/01/15)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
SCAA: Dexter volleyball team, tennis team & Bernie baseball team collect wins (09/01/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats volleyball program passed its first road text of the season with flying colors Monday night. The Dexter varsity improved to 3-0 with a 25-10, 25-16 win at Sikeston. The Dexter junior varsity also secured its third win with a 25-8, 25-16 win against Sikeston...
Bernie baseball program opens fall season 5-0 (08/31/15)
BERNIE, Mo. - The undefeated Bernie Mules baseball team collected a trio of victories against Class 2 district foes over the weekend. The Mules secured a 2-1 eight-inning road win at Cooter Friday, beat Bloomfield 1-0 in eight innings at Bernie Saturday and beat Holcomb 11-0 at Bernie Saturday...
August 31, 2015 Scoreboard (08/31/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Senath-Hornersville earns win over Neelyvile after busy weekend at home (08/31/15)
SENATH - After a solid weekend of baseball, Senath-Hornersville topped Neelyville 9-4 in a thanks to a healthy dose of early offense.
Senath-Hornersville earns win over Neelyvile after busy weekend at home (08/31/15)
SENATH - After a solid weekend of baseball, Senath-Hornersville topped Neelyville 9-4 in a thanks to a healthy dose of early offense.
Bernie baseball program opens fall season 5-0 (08/31/15)
BERNIE, Mo. - The undefeated Bernie Mules baseball team collected a trio of victories against Class 2 district foes over the weekend. The Mules secured a 2-1 eight-inning road win at Cooter Friday, beat Bloomfield 1-0 in eight innings at Bernie Saturday and beat Holcomb 11-0 at Bernie Saturday...
High school roundup: Woodland volleyball claims tournament title for first time since 2004 (08/29/15)
Second-seeded host Woodland knocked off top-seeded Advance in a three-set thriller 23-25, 25-21, 25-20 to capture its first Woodland Invitational Tournament championship in 11 years.
August 28, 2015 Scoreboard (08/28/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Holcomb baseball opens season with 3 straight wins (08/28/15)
The Holcomb Hornets have put together a strong start to their fall baseball campaign, notching wins against tough competition from Twin Rivers, Bloomfield and Campbell.
Holcomb baseball opens season with 3 straight wins (08/28/15)
The Holcomb Hornets have put together a strong start to their fall baseball campaign, notching wins against tough competition from Twin Rivers, Bloomfield and Campbell.
Senath-Hornerville baseball 1-2 after bouts with tough opponenets (08/28/15)
The Senath-Hornersville fall baseball team started their seasons with with mixed results, falling 4-1 in the season opener in Oran before towering over Clarkton in a 22-0 no-hitter at home. Then, Lions suffered a 2-0 loss against a powerhouse team from Bernie.
Senath-Hornerville baseball 1-2 after bouts with tough opponenets (08/28/15)
The Senath-Hornersville fall baseball team started their seasons with with mixed results, falling 4-1 in the season opener in Oran before towering over Clarkton in a 22-0 no-hitter at home. Then, Lions suffered a 2-0 loss against a powerhouse team from Bernie.
Dexter girls tennis team, Bernie baseball team secure road wins (08/28/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls tennis team improved to 3-0 with an 8-1 road win against Cape Central Thursday afternoon. Dexter also won three of the five junior varsity matches completed. Dexter returns to action Monday when it visits Poplar Bluff...
Dexter girls tennis team, Bernie baseball team secure road wins (08/28/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls tennis team improved to 3-0 with an 8-1 road win against Cape Central Thursday afternoon. Dexter also won three of the five junior varsity matches completed. Dexter returns to action Monday when it visits Poplar Bluff...
Bell City baseball team bounces past Bloomfield late 5-3 (08/27/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bell City Cubs baseball team got the right bounces when it needed them the most against the Bloomfield Wildcats Wednesday afternoon. The Cubs tallied a pair of unearned runs in the top of the seventh inning to break a 3-3 tie and beat Bloomfield 5-3...
Bell City baseball team bounces past Bloomfield late 5-3 (08/27/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bell City Cubs baseball team got the right bounces when it needed them the most against the Bloomfield Wildcats Wednesday afternoon. The Cubs tallied a pair of unearned runs in the top of the seventh inning to break a 3-3 tie and beat Bloomfield 5-3...
PREP ROUNDUP: Hughes pitches Kelly to first win, Oran out-hits Senath (08/26/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com Anna Hughes picked up the win as the Kelly softball team won its season opener against Chaffee Tuesday 3-2. Kelly (1-0) scored two in the third and one more in the fifth. Chaffee scored one run in the sixth and seventh. Hughes struck out three, walked four and allowed five hits through six innings. Freshman Alyssa Tidwell earned the save walking one, giving up two hits and striking out one...
August 26, 2015 Scoreboard (08/26/15)
BOYS SOCCER Festus Classic Saxony Lutheran 6, Festus 0 Regular Season Anna-Jonesboro (Ill.) 2, Notre Dame 1 SOFTBALL Ste. Genevieve 2, Sikeston 1 Notre Dame 8, Chaffee 3 BASEBALL Bell City 5, Bloomfield 3...
High school roundup: Perryville boys soccer team kicks off season with win over Poplar Bluff (08/26/15)
Eann Bergman scored the lone goal on an assist from Pablo Mattingly as the defending Class 2 boys soccer state champion Perryville kicked off its season with a 1-0 win at home over Poplar Bluff on Tuesday. Goalkeeper Trent Unterreiner had seven saves in the shutout...
August 25, 2015 Scoreboard (08/25/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
August 21, 2015 Scoreboard (08/21/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Football preview: Scott City hopes state baseball success carries over to football season (08/20/15)
The ball may be shaped significantly different, but the Scott City Rams are looking for some of the success and magic they had the last time they suited up for coach Jim May.
Poplar Bluff school district and athletic teams to undergo major transition (08/19/15)
The 2015-16 school year is one of transition for the Poplar Bluff R-I School District and its athletic teams.
Holcomb volleyball, baseball wraps up first week of official fall practices (08/07/15)
HOLCOMB - With official fall practices in full swing, Holcomb High School's volleyball and fall baseball teams are set to intensify their training as the prepare for their latest challenge.
Holcomb volleyball, baseball wraps up first week of official fall practices (08/07/15)
HOLCOMB - With official fall practices in full swing, Holcomb High School's volleyball and fall baseball teams are set to intensify their training as the prepare for their latest challenge.
Senath-Hornersville welcomes athletes for fall practices (08/04/15)
SENATH - The Senath-Hornersville High School campus was full of athletes throughout Tuesday afternoon during the second day of official practices for the upcoming fall volleyball and baseball season.
Senath-Hornersville welcomes athletes for fall practices (08/04/15)
SENATH - The Senath-Hornersville High School campus was full of athletes throughout Tuesday afternoon during the second day of official practices for the upcoming fall volleyball and baseball season.
Official fall practices begin Monday (07/31/15)
Athletes across the Bootheel are set to return to their respective courts and fields on Monday, the first official day for Fall practices in Missouri. Kennett will be busy prepping to repeat strong runs in football, tennis and volleyball, while Holcomb and Senath-Hornersville will work to build their volleyball and baseball programs.
Official fall practices begin Monday (07/31/15)
Athletes across the Bootheel are set to return to their respective courts and fields on Monday, the first official day for Fall practices in Missouri. Kennett will be busy prepping to repeat strong runs in football, tennis and volleyball, while Holcomb and Senath-Hornersville will work to build their volleyball and baseball programs.
Senath-Hornersville baseball bulks up ahead of fall season (07/30/15)
SENATH - Nestled inside Senath-Hornersville High School, just past two sets of double doors beyond the gymnasium, is room that was once home to the school's music program. As that program dissolved, it was inherited by the athletic program which refurbished it as a weight room.
Senath-Hornersville baseball bulks up ahead of fall season (07/30/15)
SENATH - Nestled inside Senath-Hornersville High School, just past two sets of double doors beyond the gymnasium, is room that was once home to the school's music program. As that program dissolved, it was inherited by the athletic program which refurbished it as a weight room.
Dead week: The calm before fall practices begin (07/28/15)
As far as athletics are concerned, school campuses around the Bootheel are eerily quiet. Following a very busy summer at several schools, some are taking a much needed break during a dead week as mandated by the Missouri State High School Activities Association.
Dead week: The calm before fall practices begin (07/28/15)
As far as athletics are concerned, school campuses around the Bootheel are eerily quiet. Following a very busy summer at several schools, some are taking a much needed break during a dead week as mandated by the Missouri State High School Activities Association.
Squirrels season comes to a close at Midwest Regional Tournament (07/27/15)
A third straight trip to the World Series wasn't in the cards for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels. After going undefeated in pool play Charleston fell 4-2 to Hopkins, Minn., in Monday's semifinals.
Squirrels end pool play at Midwest Plains Regional with 3-0 record (07/26/15)
Charleston rolled to a 7-1 win over Buckley, Col., that secures a top spot in the bracket coming out of the American pool and a 10 a.m. date with Hopkins, Minn., in Monday's semifinals.
Defense falters in Jackson Senior Legion's loss at Zone 4 tournament (07/24/15)
FARMINGTON, Mo. -- The Jackson Post 158 Senior Legion defense that had been spectacularly sure-handed and occasionally just spectacular throughout the postseason turned sour midway through the Zone 4 tournament winner's bracket final on Friday night...
Offense explodes for Squirrels in pool play opener at regional (07/24/15)
The Charleston Squirrels scored eight runs the first two innings and picked up a pitching gem from Cameron Clark during its first game of pool play at the Midwest Plains Regional in Lyons, Kan.
Cooter grad Tyler McLevain signs to play college baseball at Three Rivers College (07/24/15)
Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff has been Tyler McLevain's top college choice since youth. "I went up there for a basketball camp one time when I was growing up and have always wanted to go there and play since," McLevain said. The 2015 Cooter graduate will have the opportunity to play college baseball at Three Rivers next season...
Jackson Post 158 downs Ballwin to advance to winner's bracket final at Zone 4 tourney (07/23/15)
It was the perfect night for a party after Post 158 run-ruled Ballwin Post 611 and won 18-4 in seven innings to advance to tonight's Zone 4 tournament winner's bracket final at Wilson Rozier Park.
Fresh off state title, Lumberjacks ready for Senior Babe Ruth regional (07/23/15)
Their improbable run in the Missouri state tournament may have come as a surprise to some, but the Wayne County Lumberjacks are confident it wasn't a fluke and aren't ready to let it end. They'll compete in their first ever Midwest Plains Regional on Friday in Lyons, Kansas, where they'll enter play as the fresh face of the tournament with hopes of advancing to the Senior Babe Ruth World Series...
Jackson Senior Legion baseball team wins Zone 4 tourney opener (07/23/15)
The District 14 champion Jackson Post 158 Senior Legion baseball team opened up the Zone 4 tournament with a 9-6 victory over Ste. Genevieve Post 150 on Wednesday night at Wilson Rozier Park in Farmington, Missouri. Jackson, which fell behind 3-0 in the bottom of the first, tied the game with three runs in the top of the fourth only to see Ste. Genevieve score three times in the bottom of the inning...
Charleston Squirrels set to appear in ninth-straight regional (07/22/15)
The defending regional champs will open the Midwest Plains Regional against the host team Lyons, Kan., on Friday during pool play.
Jackson Post 158 set to begin play at Zone 4 tourney on Wednesday (07/21/15)
The Jackson Post 158 Senior American Legion baseball team will take the field at 5 p.m. Wednesday against Ste. Genevieve Post 150 to begin the Zone 4 Senior Legion double-elimination tournament at Wilson Rozier Park in Farmington, Missouri. Farmington Post 416 will take on Ballwin Post 611/Manchester Post 208 at 8 p.m. ...
Post 369 Freshmen Legion squad wins state crown (07/19/15)
The Scott County Rage Post 369 Freshmen Legion baseball team closed out its season by claiming the Missouri state championship with a 7-3 victory over Bonne Terre on Saturday at Glendale High School in Springfield. Post 369, which claimed a district title over Jackson Post 158 and Cape Girardeau Post 63, went undefeated at the tournament. The Rage defeated Hannibal 6-0, Glendale 15-0 and Bonne Terre 7-0 before the title game...
Lids Missouri Bulls draw players with exposure to colleges and scouts (07/17/15)
Glenn Campbell had a bigger objective in mind when he began the Missouri Bulls organization in 2009 -- to start an organization devoted to giving amateur talent across the area the proper exposure to collegiate and professional scouts.
Fighting Squirrels rally to defeat Pirates at Babe Ruth state tourney (07/17/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- The Charleston Fighting Squirrels rallied from a 3-1 deficit in their final at-bat to secure a 4-3 walk-off victory against the SEMO Pirates of Leopold late Thursday night. Trouble started for the Pirates when Tim Fox and Cameron Clark collected back-to-back singles to start the bottom of the seventh inning. The Pirates lifted starting pitcher Hunter Eftink and brought in left-handed reliever Blake White after the hits...
Jackson Jr. Legion stays alive at zone tourney (07/17/15)
The Jackson Post 158 Junior Legion baseball team defeated Ballwin 9-4 on Thursday night to keep its hopes of a zone tournament title. The district champions will have to beat Festus twice today to advance to the state tournament. Festus defeated Post 158 earlier Thursday 6-5 in walk-off fashion...
Senior Babe Ruth baseball draws from wider area to create star-studded teams (07/16/15)
Michael Minner's vision for summer baseball has evolved into something so much more than what he foresaw 11 years ago when the Charleston Fighting Squirrels took the field for the first time.
Ducks take first round game over Cyclones during Missouri Senior Babe Ruth state tournament (07/15/15)
The Riverbend Ducks opened the 2015 Missouri Senior Babe Ruth state tournament with a 5-2 win over the Jackson Cyclones Wednesday at Hillhouse Park in Charleston.
Central's Al Young, Saxony Lutheran's Brianna Mueller nab top honors at Semoball Awards (07/12/15)
More than 150 student-athletes from 57 high schools across the region gathered Saturday for the second annual Semoball Awards presented by SoutheastHEALTH.
Puxico's Rodgers signs to play baseball at Crowley's Ridge College (07/03/15)
PUXICO, Mo. - 2015 Puxico graduate Austin Rodgers will have the opportunity to continue his baseball career at the collegiate level next year. Rodgers signed to play baseball at Crowley's Ridge College in Paragould, Arkansas, Wednesday. "I love playing baseball," Rodgers said. "They gave me the opportunity to continue to play baseball. They are giving me a chance and I want to go play for them...
Clutch hits elude Silver Sox, fall to Pirates 3-1 (07/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Timely hits were at a premium Tuesday as the Sikeston Silver Sox and SEMO Pirates stranded a combined 14 runners in the first game of a doubleheader at VFW Stadium. Backed by a complete game effort from starting pitcher Austin Hicks, the Pirates seized the lead in the fourth inning and held on for a 3-1 final...
Squirrels take first game against Post 63 (07/01/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU (SMNS) -- The Charleston Fighting Squirrels secured a 7-1 road win against Cape Girardeau Legion in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday night at Capaha Park. Ty Householder earned a complete-game victory for Charleston. Householder allowed one run on eight hits in seven innings pitched. He walked three and struck out three. Householder, which entered the game wit ha 2.45 ERA, improves to 4-0 with the victory...
Scott County Rage beat Advance 8-0 for 3rd place at Classic (06/30/15)
ADVANCE, Mo. - Scott County Rage Junior Legion outlasted Advance Junior Legion 8-0 in the third-place contest at the Advance Classic Sunday afternoon. Scott County tallied two runs in the bottom of the second inning, two more in the bottom of the third inning, one run in the bottom of the fifth inning and three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to secure a six-inning victory via the eight-run rule...
Southeast Missourian baseball player of the year: Notre Dame's Chase Urhahn (06/28/15)
The Notre Dame leadoff hitter was a key contributor for the Bulldogs throughout his high school career and helped them to a state title this season.
2015 Standard Democrat Baseball Player of the Year: Blake Wolferding (06/26/15)
Wolferding shined in the heart of Sikeston's batting order leading them in nearly every offensive category
2015 Standard Democrat Baseball Player of the Year: Blake Wolferding (06/26/15)
Wolferding shined in the heart of Sikeston's batting order leading them in nearly every offensive category
SEMO Pirates hammer its way past California 8-6 at Dexter (06/24/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The SEMO Pirates Senior Babe Ruth baseball team continued to look like a finely oiled machine Tuesday night after more than a week away from the diamond. The Pirates offense calculated eight runs on 13 hits in a nine-inning contest against the California Colton Knighthawks Tuesday night at Dexter Park...
Silver Sox get swept on the road against Jackson (06/25/15)
Jackson won the first game 14-0 and the second 10-0 both in five innings. Post 158 out-hit Sikeston 27-8 combined in the doubleheader.
Athletes fill Indian Park for MLB, college tryouts (06/25/15)
KENNETT - The high school baseball field at Indian Park was full of athletes from all over the area. Each player bared relentless heat, all with hopes of catching the eye of an MLB or college scout.
Quick start lifts Ducks past Silver Sox 7-6 (06/24/15)
The Riverbed Ducks score four runs in the first three innings to lead to its 7-6 win over the Sikeston Silver Sox in nine innings.
Senath-Hornersville enjoys strong run against Cooter, Bernie (06/19/15)
SENATH - Kyle Moore posted another dominant pitching performance for Senath-Hornersville on Tuesday evening, throwing a 3 hit shutout in a 2-0 win over Cooter.
Sikeston Jr. Legion routed by Cape in doubleheader (06/18/15)
SIKESTON -- Rough innings in both contests proved too much to overcome for the Sikeston Ladies Auxiliary Unit 114 Junior Legion team on Wednesday as they were swept in a doubleheader by visiting Cape Junior Legion. Cape opened the first game with a four-run rally and never looked back on their way a 17-3 final in five innings via the mercy rule...
Slow start dooms Sikeston Silver Sox against Cape Post 63 (06/18/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Cape Girardeau Ford & Sons Post 63 pitcher Chase Hagerty was able to locate his fastball from the start of Wednesday evening's district matchup against the Sikeston Post 114 Silver Sox. Post 114 starter Jordan Griggs left his fastball up and over the plate often early on...
Hagerty's arm, Morse's bat help Cape Post 63 down Sikeston Post 114 in Legion baseball matchup (06/18/15)
Cape Girardeau Ford & Sons Post 63 defeated the Sikeston Post 114 Silver Sox 7-1 in a district showdown Wednesday night.
Bottom part of lineup hits Fighting Squirrels past Riverbend 9-3 in wood bat semifinal (06/16/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The bottom part of the Charleston Fighting Squirrels lineup looked as dangerous as the top of the order in a championship semifinal of the 12-team wood bat tournament Saturday afternoon at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. No. 7 hitter Hunter Cook, No. ...
Sox split on final day, Squirrels finish second at own tournament (06/15/15)
The Sikeston Silver Sox split two games during the Fighting Squirrels Classic Wood Bat tournament Saturday as the hosts finished second.
Silver Sox drop first two games of Fighting Squirrels Classic (06/12/15)
Playing back to back games during a balmy, 93-degree summer afternoon got the best of the Sikeston Silver Sox. Especially after suffering a first-game defeat.
Dexter's Averett and Mattison sign to play baseball at Shawnee (06/12/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - 2015 Dexter graduates Jason Mattison and Colton Averett will continue to wear matching uniforms next season at the collegiate level. Mattison and Averett both signed to play college baseball Wednesday at Shawnee Community College in Ullin, Illinois...
SEMO Pirates hand Squirrels 3-1 loss in first game of sweep (06/10/15)
Hunter Eftink led the SEMO Pirates with a complete game effort striking out seven and allowing one run on four hits in a 3-1 win over Charleston. The Pirates also won the second game 7-5
SCAA all-conference baseball awards released (06/09/15)
The 2015 SCAA all-conference baseball awards have been released. Bernie senior standout Devin Trammell is the SCAA Player of the Year. Trammell (9-1) recorded an unprecedented 0.875 ERA while striking out 92 in 64 innings of work this season. He hit .374 with 22 RBIs and two home runs...
Community sports briefs (06/08/15)
Tyler Allen, a 2015 graduate of Notre Dame Regional High School, signed to play volleyball at Missouri Baptist University, an NAIA school in the St. Louis area.
Notre Dame baseball team claims Class 4 title with win over Sullivan (06/07/15)
Top-ranked Notre Dame sent the Eagles home early, routing them 17-0 in five innings Saturday at T.R. Hughes Ballpark and earning the fifth state title in program history.
Final four notebook: Hulshof seals high school career with RBI single (06/06/15)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- Derek Hulshof got a chance to write a new ending to the story of his senior year on Saturday. Hulshof, a starter on the Notre Dame basketball team, tore his ACL early in the basketball season and thought his baseball career was over as well...
Briefly: Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team wins first state championship in program history (06/06/15)
BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. -- The Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team won its first state championship in program history with a 5-0 defeat of Father Tolton on Saturday afternoon at Blue Springs High School. The Crusaders scored 1 minute and 44 seconds into the Class 1 title game in its dominating defeat of the Trailblazers...
Notre Dame baseball team wins Class 4 state championship in dominant fasion (06/06/15)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- The Notre Dame baseball team completed its dominant run to the Class 4 state championship on Saturday. The Bulldogs defeated Sullivan 17-0 in five innings at TR Hughes Ballpark. Notre Dame run-ruled five of its six postseason opponents on the way to the state title...
HISTORY IN THE MAKING:
Bell City baseball team rallies past Atlanta late to secure first state title in school history
(06/04/15)
O'FALLON, Mo. - Bell City baseball coach Justin Simpher knew he had the right pieces in places to tie the state championship up as soon as leadoff hitter Cole Nichols was hit by a pitch with the two outs in the top of the seventh inning Wednesday afternoon...
Notre Dame baseball team run-rules Smithville to reach Class 4 title game (06/05/15)
The Bulldogs scored seven runs in the sixth inning and defeated Smithville 13-3 in six innings to advance to the state championship game.
Final four notebook: Notre Dame players prepared for Smithville ace (06/05/15)
More than a week passed between the Notre Dame baseball team's state quarterfinal and the scheduled start of its state semifinal. Add in a day delay due to rain, and the Bulldogs had plenty of time to study their opponent. "We had a week and just the nerves -- it was like, 'Let's get as much information as we can,'" Notre Dame lead-off batter Chase Urhahn said. ...
Senath-Hornersville wraps up first week of summer baseball (06/05/15)
The Senath-Hornersville High School baseball season saw plenty of positives throughout a busy week against three strong teams.
Notre Dame baseball team's state semifinal postponed until today (06/05/15)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- There isn't much Jeff Graviett hasn't been through in baseball as a player or coach, including rain delays at the final four. So he understands how his Notre Dame players felt when their Class 4 semifinal final was postponed Thursday afternoon. The Bulldogs will now face Smithville at 10:30 a.m. today...
Notre Dame baseball team run-rules Smithville to reach Class 4 title game (06/05/15)
A seven-run sixth inning highlighted by Chase Urhahn's grand slam propelled the Notre Dame baseball team to a 13-3 run-rule victory over Smithville in six innings in a Class 4 semifinal.
Bell City baseball team rallies to win Class 1 title game in eight innings (06/04/15)
The Cubs scored once in the seventh and three times in the eighth to defeat Atlanta 6-3 on Wednesday.
Five Notre Dame baseball players rely on basketball final four experience (06/04/15)
Thomas Himmelberg is one of five basketball players on this year's Notre Dame baseball team, which will take on Smithville in a Class 4 semifinal at 4:30 p.m. today at T.R. Hughes Ballpark in O'Fallon, Missouri, and Himmelberg won't forget what transpired less than three months ago.
Southeast Missourian Athlete of the Week: Bell City's Austin Hicks (06/04/15)
Bell City's Austin Hicks pitched a complete-game shutout in the Cubs' 2-0 win over Dora in a Class 1 quarterfinal last week at Bell City High School. Hicks finished with 10 strikeouts and hit one batter while giving up four hits in the victory. "I knew I had to keep throwing strikes and don't put the pressure on myself but put the pressure on them and make them come through," Hicks said...
Final four notebook: Senior Schaefer makes spectacular catch, drives in winning run for Bell City baseball team (06/03/15)
Cubs left fielder Nolan Schaefer made a diving catch with the game tied in the bottom of the seventh and plated the winning run with a groundout in the top of the eighth in the Class 1 title game.
Notre Dame baseball team's final four run highlighted by dominant pitching (06/03/15)
Four arms have carried the load on the mound for the Notre Dame baseball team this season, and the result has been favorable.
ONE WIN AWAY FROM A DREAM COME TRUE: Bell City cruises past Northwest 11-1 in state semifinal (06/03/15)
O'FALLON, Mo. - The dream baseball season continued in a big way for the Bell City Cubs Tuesday afternoon in a Class 1 state semifinal at T.R. Hughes Ballpark in O'Fallon, Missouri...
Silver Sox take two from Squirrels at home (06/03/15)
Highlighted by a five-run outburst in the second inning, Sikeston downed the Fighting Squirrels 8-0 in the first game and 8-3 in the night cap
Briefly: Bell City baseball team rallies to win Class 1 championship (06/03/15)
The Cubs scored the tying run thanks to an error in the top of the seventh and scored three in the eighth to defeat Atlanta to win the first state title in program history.
Bell City baseball team routs Mustangs to reach Class 1 state championship game (06/03/15)
The Cubs will play Atlanta for the title after Tuesday's 11-1 win over Northwest (Hughesville).
Eighth-inning homer sinks Scott City baseball team in Class 3 title game (06/03/15)
Fatima defeated Scott City 3-2 in eight innings to claim the Class 3 state championship.
Braden Cox's gem leads Scott City baseball team to Class 3 championship game (06/02/15)
Scott City's sophomore ace allowed just five hits in the Rams' 4-1 victory over Warsaw on Monday.
Final four notebook: Bell City baseball team welcomes early success against Northwest (06/02/15)
Bell City scored in the first inning, which has been a rarity this year.
Indians drop two to Cape Jr. Legion team (06/02/15)
KENNETT - Kennett High School's summer baseball team dropped two games to the powerful Cape Jr. Legion team on Monday. The Indians fell 13-3 in the first game before a 7-3 loss in the nightcap. In each game, it was one crucial inning that provided the downfall for the Indians.
Briefly: Bell City baseball team run-rules Northwest to advance to Class 1 championship (06/02/15)
The Bell City baseball team capitalized off seven Northwest (Hughesville) errors in its Class 1 state semifinal at TR Hughes Ballpark in O'Fallon, Missouri, on Tuesday to advance to the state championship game for the first time in program history. The Cubs defeated Northwest 11-1 in a game that ended in the bottom of the sixth inning after Bell City scored twice in the frame to run-rule the Mustangs...
Briefly: Eighth-inning homer sinks Scott City baseball team in Class 3 title game (06/02/15)
Fatima junior Will Robertson hit a one-out solo home run in the top the eighth to help the Comets defeat Scott City 3-2 on Tuesday in the Class 3 state championship. The Fatima took a 1-0 lead on an RBI single in the second and extended the lead the 2-0 with an unearned run in the third...
Scott City youth movement travels to Class 3 final four (06/01/15)
Only one senior has had a regular spot in the Rams' lineup during their postseason run to the Class 3 final four.
Final four notebook: Scott City's Menz makes most of starting opportunity (06/01/15)
Dylan Menz made a sparkling defensive play at second base to lead the Rams' defense in the Class 3 semifinal
Senath-Hornersville starts summer under new leadership (06/01/15)
SENATH, Mo. - Senath-Hornersville's baseball team is regrouping as they kick off the summer season with a new coach. In Corbin Clark's first game at the helm, the Lions hosted South Pemiscot to a 6-5 varsity loss after the junior varsity won 9-5.
Class 2, District 1 All-District Baseball Team Announced (06/01/15)
Local athletes represent their schools on the 2015 Class 2, District 1 All-District Baseball Team.
Herkenhoff molds himself, finds Bell City is a good fit (06/01/15)
Bell City senior Quinton Herkenhoff knows about turnarounds. He and the Cubs baseball team have come a long way since his freshman year.
Briefly: Scott City baseball team advances to Class 3 state championship (06/01/15)
Scott City sophomore Braden Cox retired the final 14 batters he faced in Monday afternoon's Class 3 state semifinal. Cox allowed a double that tied the game in the top of the third then did not allowed another hit in the Rams 4-1 victory over Warsaw...
Pride exemplified: Scott City baseball coach Jim May has alma mater back in the final four (05/31/15)
Asked to describe his coach, Scott City sophomore Braden Cox smiled and looked off into the distance, searching for the right way to sum up Jim May. After a brief pause, he settled on just one word: Awesome.
Bernie suffers season-ending 3-2 loss to Valle Catholic in Class 2 baseball quarterfinal (05/28/15)
STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. - The come-from-behind playoff magic finally ran out for the Bernie Mules Wednesday afternoon in a Class 2 baseball quarterfinal against defending state champion Valle Catholic. No. 1 ranked Valle Catholic prevented Bernie from collecting its fourth straight come-from-behind playoff victory when it rallied from a 2-0 second-inning deficit by tallying three runs in the bottom of the third inning and hung on for a 3-2 home victory...
Jackson baseball team's season ends with extra-inning loss to Eureka in quarterfinal (05/28/15)
The Wildcats scored two runs with two outs in the top of the eighth inning to defeat the Indians at Whitey Herzog Field in Jackson on Thursday.
Notre Dame baseball team reaches Class 4 final four (05/28/15)
CLAYTON, Mo. -- There were smiles and several hugs, but there was nothing emphatic about the Notre Dame baseball team's celebration following Thursday's game at Shaw Park.
Pobst's big day at the plate propels Scott City baseball team to final four (05/28/15)
The left fielder was 3 for 3 with a home run, five RBIs and three runs scored in his team's 7-3 victory over West County.
Jackson baseball team edges Lindbergh, advances to Class 5 quarterfinals (05/28/15)
Jackson scored twice in the top of the seventh and defeated Lindbergh 2-0. The Indians will play for a spot in the final four on Thursday.
Southeast Missourian Athlete of the Week: Notre Dame's Dean Crippen (05/28/15)
Notre Dame's Dean Crippen was 3 for 5 with eight RBIs, a double and two home runs, including a grand slam in the bottom of the second inning that helped propel the Bulldogs to a 15-5, six-inning win over Perryville in last week's Class 4 District 1 championship in Doniphan, Missouri...
Briefly: Jackson baseball team's season ends with extra-inning loss in quarterfinals (05/28/15)
The Jackson and Eureka baseball teams were deadlocked in a scoreless tie after seven innings of their Class 5 quarterfinal on Thursday at Whitey Herzog Field in Jackson, Missouri. The Wildcats got three consecutive hits in the top of the eighth, including an RBI single to center by No. 3 hitter Brett Geisz, to score the go-ahead run en route to a 2-0 defeat of the Indians...
Briefly: Notre Dame baseball team downs Clayton, advances to final four (05/28/15)
CLAYTON, Mo. -- Chase Urhahn finished 3 for 3 with an RBI and four runs scored, and the Notre Dame baseball team defeated Clayton to advance to the Class 4 final four for the first time since 2009 on Thursday at Shaw Park. Christian Job went 2 for 4 with three RBIs, and Dean Crippen was 2 for 3 with a pair of RBIs in the win for Notre Dame (26-5)...
Hicks hurls Bell City baseball team into Class 1 final four (05/28/15)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Bell City starter Austin Hicks delivered his pitch to the plate in the top of the sixth inning, and after seeing the called third strike to strand the bases loaded, he turned toward his team's dugout and pumped his right fist in the air...
Notre Dame baseball team routs Potosi in Class 4 sectional (05/27/15)
Notre Dame starting pitcher Graham Ruopp responded to a bases-loaded jam with a strikeout and a ground-ball double play to end the threat, and the Bulldogs combined for 10 runs in the final two innings to come away with an 11-0 victory over Potosi.
COMEBACK MULES RALLY AGAIN: Bernie eliminates East Carter County 5-4 in 8-inning state baseball playoff (05/26/15)
Come-from-behind victories are becoming the norm for the Bernie Mules baseball team in the 2015 state playoffs. The Mules, which rallied from two runs down to secure a 3-2 district semifinal victory against South Pemiscot and from one run behind to secure a 3-2 district championship win against Cooter last week, put together its biggest comeback to date Monday afternoon when it overcame from a 3-0 first-inning deficit against the East Carter County Redbirds.. ...
Briefly: Scott City baseball team advances to Class 3 final four (05/27/15)
The Rams defeated West County 7-3 on Wednesday to advance to the baseball final four for the first time since they won a state championship in 2008.
Bell City baseball team advances to Class 1 final four with defeat of Dora (05/27/15)
The Bell City baseball team defeated Dora 2-0 in a Class 1 quarterfinal at Bell City High School on Wednesday night to secure its spot in the final four. "It's awesome," Bell City coach Justin Simpher said. "I think it's the first time the school's ever gotten there and I was trying to not let the excitement get the most of me throughout, thinking about it, but now that it happened, I don't know, it's just awesome. Words can't even explain what it feels like. It's just an unbelievable feeling."...
Malden's Toby Miller tops all-conference, all-district teams (05/26/15)
Bootheel Conference Player of the Year Toby Miller - Malden Bootheel Conference Coach of the Year Tim Harmon - Malden 2014–15 All-Conference Team Parker McCormick - Malden Dee Triplett - Malden Peyton Faulkner - Caruthersville Hunter Jackson - Portageville...
Bell City eliminates Gideon 9-0 in Class 1 baseball sectional (05/26/15)
GIDEON, Mo. -- The Bell City baseball team couldn't have asked for a better game Monday. Five players recorded multiple hits, and starting pitcher Bobby Wright pitched a complete-game shutout to lead the Cubs to a 9-0 victory over host Gideon in a Class 1 sectional...
Scott City baseball team defeats Malden, busts through sectional roadblock (05/26/15)
A day short of the one-year anniversary of the game that has both haunted and motivated the Scott City baseball team, the Rams got another shot to reach the Class 3 state quarterfinals.
Bell City clubs Gideon in Class 1 sectional baseball game (05/26/15)
GIDEON, Mo. -- The Bell City baseball team couldn't have asked for a better game Monday.
Jackson baseball team upends Poplar Bluff for district crown (05/23/15)
FARMINGTON, Mo. -- Michael Houchin and Jonathan Schumer received their Jackson High School diplomas at the Show Me Center on Thursday night despite an incomplete project. The pair, along with eight other Indian seniors, were busy Friday evening tending to the unfinished business, and to the delight of the newly knighted Jackson alums, they have more work before they can officially say goodbye to their alma mater...
Malden ends NMCC's district run 3-0 (05/23/15)
After back-to-back final four appearances highlighted by come-from-behind wins, New Madrid County Central saw its season come to a close in the Class 3, District 1 championship game Friday against Malden.
Bell City defeats Oran for first district title in 25 years (05/23/15)
Bases loaded with the winning run on base might seem like a once in a lifetime moment for most hitters. That scenario must feel like a recurring dream for Bell City's Bobby Wright who gave the Cubs a 4-3 win over Oran.
EXTRA-INNING CHAMPIONS: Bell City baseball team secures first district title since 1990 (05/23/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the championship is available at this link: Championship Photos Editor's Note: This story has been updated to correctly identify Bobby Wright as collecting the game-winning hit. ORAN, Mo. - It took a bit longer than seven innings but the first district baseball championship since 1990 finally materialized for the Bell City Cubs Friday night at Oran High School...
REPEAT DISTRICT CHAMPS: Bernie rallies past defending state baseball champion Cooter 3-2 (05/22/15)
MALDEN, Mo. - Bernie No. 5 hitter Owen Foster waited for the pitch he wanted and got it Thursday night in the Class 2, District 1 championship against defending state champion Cooter. Foster stepped to the plate looking for a curveball with runners at first and second base with two outs in the top of the sixth inning and his team trailing Cooter 2-1...
Malden baseball team beats NMCC 3-0 in Class 3, District 1 championship (05/23/15)
MALDEN, Mo. -- There was no playoff magic this time around. After back-to-back final four appearances New Madrid County Central highlighted by come-from-behind wins the Eagles saw their season come to a close in the Class 3, District 1 championship game...
Big first inning propels Scott City baseball team to district title over Kelly (05/22/15)
Kelly spotted Scott City an eight-run first inning, then battled back with single runs in the final three frames before the Rams claimed their third consecutive Class 3 District 2 championship with an 8-3 victory.
NMCC gets by Portageville, moves on to district finals (05/22/15)
Spotting Portageville runs in the top of the first inning certainly isn't how New Madrid County Central hoped to begin its defense of the Class 3, District 1 championship. But the sixth inning came soon enough.
Householder pitches Kelly past East Prairie and into title game (05/22/15)
Ty Householder wasted little time or pitches once he stepped foot on the mound for Kelly. The junior pitched a complete game win over East Prairie during the semifinals of the Class 3, District 2 tournament Thursday
Hickerson named Tri-County Conference Player of the Year (05/22/15)
Cooter senior Riley Hickerson was announced as the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year Thursday during the release of its all-conference baseball teams. Hickerson, who has signed his letter of intent to play baseball at Three Rivers College, led the Wildcats to a 20-6 regular season record with a .398 batting average, 20 RBIs, 33 hits, 12 doubles and one home run. He also appeared in eight games on the mound and made six starts with a 3.63 ERA, a 2-2 record and 26 strikeouts...
Griggs signs with Shawnee (05/22/15)
Scott City baseball team uses fast start to win Class 3 District 2 title (05/22/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- The Scott City baseball team figured an eight-run first inning would be enough to win a district championship. Kelly made sure the Rams earned it. Kelly spotted Scott City that eight-run first inning, then battled back late with single runs in the final three frames before the Rams got the final out and claimed their third straight Class 3 District 2 district championship with an 8-3 victory at Benny Hillhouse Memorial Park...
High school roundup: Notre Dame boys volleyball team will play for Class 3 state title (05/22/15)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
Greenville routs Chaffee in district semifinal (05/22/15)
GREENVILLE (SMNS) -- Greenville's Blakeney Kearbey blasted a two-run home run as the top-seeded host Bears advanced to the Class 2 District 3 Tournament title game with a five-inning romp of the fourth-seeded Red Devils. Greenville went on to win the district championship after beating St. Vincent 6-2. The Bears will face defending Class 2 state champion Valle Catholic (26-5) in a Class 2 sectional on Monday, May 25 with a time and location to be determined...
Kelly, Scott City to play for district baseball crown (05/22/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Ty Householder wasted little time or pitches once he stepped foot on the mound for Kelly.
WALK-OFF BUNT: Bernie bunts its way to district title game in final at-bat against South Pemiscot (05/20/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the district semifinals is available at this link: Semifinal Action CAMPBELL, Mo. - Bernie Mules baseball coach Darrin Shipman likes to leave it up to his hitters whether or not they bunt when there is a runner at third base and less than two outs...
Bloomfield falls to defending state baseball champion Cooter 9-1 in district semifinal (05/20/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the semifinals is available at this link: Semifinal Photos CAMPBELL, Mo. - The May success continued for Cooter junior hurler Tyler Battles Tuesday afternoon in a Class 2, District 1 semifinal against Bloomfield. Battles, which entered the playoff six days removed from pitching eight scoreless relief innings in a 3-1 18-inning loss to No. 1 ranked Valle Catholic, collected a complete-game win against Bloomfield...
Oran has five named to Scott-Mississippi All-Conference baseball teams (05/21/15)
The 2015 Scott-Mississippi All-Conference team was released this week and Oran came away with five representatives to lead the pack. Eagle seniors Jacob Priggel, Hunter Schlosser and Thomas Trankler all received first-team honors as did their teammate freshman Drew Reischman...
SCAA selects baseball and softball All-Conference teams (05/21/15)
Bernie senior Devin Trammell was named the Stoddard County Activities Association player of the year Wednesday after announcing its All-Conference baseball and softball teams. Bell City head coach Justin Simpher was selected as the coach of the year after leading the Bell City Cubs to a 19-3 regular season...
Senath-Hornersville falls to Malden 7-0 in Class 3, District 1 semifinals (05/21/15)
MALDEN - On Thursday, Senath-Hornersville's baseball season came to a grinding halt as they fell 7-0 to Malden in the semifinals of the Class 3, District 1 tournament. The Lions pitching faltered early, while their offense struggled to mount a significant threat to get themselves back into the game.
Corbin Clark named 2015-16 Senath-Hornersville high school baseball coach (05/21/15)
Corbin Clark is set to replace Jarvis Reed as next season's head baseball coach at Senath-Hornersville High School.
May 21, 2015 Scoreboard (05/21/15)
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Rain postpones area district tournaments (05/21/15)
Another round of wet weather Wednesday once again postponed several baseball and soccer district tournaments. The Class 5 District 1 baseball tournament championship between third-seeded Jackson and top-seeded Poplar Bluff has been rescheduled for 5:30 p.m. Friday at Wilson Rozier Park in Farmington...
Fifth-inning outburst propels Jackson baseball team into district final (05/20/15)
The Indians scored six runs in the fifth inning of their district semifinal against Farminton en route to a 7-4 victory.
Class 3, District 1 tournament rescheduled for Thursday (05/20/15)
The last round of rain to move through southeast Missouri has postponed the semifinals of the Class 3, District 1 tournament in Malden.
High school roundup: Advance's Whitson finishes second at Class 1 golf tournament (05/20/15)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Oran baseball team rides Trankler's arm past Advance (05/20/15)
ORAN, Mo. -- The Advance baseball team has seen enough of Thomas Trankler.
Central baseball team's season ends in 1-0, nine-inning duel with Bluff (05/20/15)
FARMINGTON, Mo. -- For as much grit and grind the Central baseball team showed this season, it just wasn't enough Tuesday against top-seeded Poplar Bluff.
Jackson baseball team uses big 7th inning to beat Hillsboro in district quarterfinal (05/19/15)
The third-seeded Indians scored all of their runs in the final three innings, including three in the bottom of the seventh to come away with a 6-5 victory in walk-off fashion over sixth-seeded Hillsboro in the first round of the Class 5 District 1 tournament at Wilson Rozier Park in Farmington, Missouri.
Central baseball team rallies past Sikeston in wild district quarterfinal (05/19/15)
With his team on the brink of elimination, Central senior Josh Morse was never overtaken by the moment.
May 19, 2015 Scoreboard (05/19/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Kennett's season ends with 12-2 loss to Notre Dame (05/19/15)
DONIPHAN - The Kennett Indians' baseball season ended on Tuesday in the Class 4, District 1 tournament semifinals. They were forced to watch a five game winning streak crumble in a 12-2 loss against first place Notre Dame.
Sikeston's season ends with upset loss to Cape Central (05/19/15)
FARMINGTON -- With his team on the brink of elimination, Josh Morse was never overtaken by the moment. The senior came to the plate to lead off the top of the sixth inning and belted a solo shot over the left-field fence to spark a five-run inning for Central in the first game of the Class 5 District 1 baseball tournament against Sikeston on Monday at Wilson Rozier Park...
Dexter baseball team suffers district quarterfinal loss to host Doniphan 8-1 (05/19/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the Dexter-Doniphan game is available here: Baseball Playoffs DONIPHAN, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats kept things close for more than four innings but came up short in its bid to knock off the host Doniphan Dons in the opening-round of the Class 4, District 1 baseball tournament Monday over at Bob Byrd Field...
NMCC, Portageville to meet in semis, other districts postponed (05/18/15)
The New Madrid County Central and Portageville baseball teams moved into the semifinals of the Class 3, District 1 tournament Monday in Malden. The No. 2 seeded Eagles (10-16) received a forfeit from No. 7 Hayti, who was short on players due to a senior trip. Portageville, the third seed, defeated No. 6 Twin Rivers 8-6...
District baseball: Kennett, Senath-Hornersville advance as Holcomb, Campbell fall in Class 2 (05/18/15)
A long hot day of baseball saw Kennett and Senath-Hornersville advance in their respective district tournaments. Meanwhile Holcomb and Campbell saw their seasons come to an end in the Class 2, District 1 tournament in Bernie.
May 18, 2015 Scoreboard (05/18/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Scott County Central baseball team topples Leopold to advance to district semis (05/17/15)
ORAN, Mo.. -- Before the first pitch of the Class 1 District 2 baseball tournament was thrown Saturday, there only was one certainty about the day's action: There would be no fly balls lost in the sun. Everything else on the all turf field with dirt sliding pits at Oran High School was a bit more unpredictable due to the sun's replacement...
District tournaments set to resume Monday (05/17/15)
Weekend rain washed away first-round games in four of the five district baseball tournaments involving local teams. The Class 1 District 2 tournament in Oran played games Saturday and is still maintaining its original schedule, but all others district tournaments pushed back first-round games to Monday, also altering the dates for semifinal and championship games...
Rain postpones Class 1-4 district tournaments (05/16/15)
Due to a large round of rain across southeast Missouri, local Class 1-4, District 1 baseball tournaments have all been rescheduled for Monday, May 18. The Class 1, District 1 tournament will begin at 4 p.m. in Gideon with Southland taking on Delta. Games will resume on Tuesday, May 19...
At final home game, KHS baseball honors 7 seniors (05/16/15)
KENNETT - Just before players took the field for Kennett's final home game against South Pemiscot on Wednesday, Indians head coach stood before a large group of fans to honor a group of seniors that have seen it all.
Kennett takes down Oran 14-2 in regular season finale (05/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- With a chance to get one last game in before districts this weekend, the Oran Eagles didn't get any favors from visiting Kennett on Thursday. Scoring a combined 11 runs in the final three innings, the Indians won 14-2 in six innings via the mercy rule...
PREP ROUNDUP: Helms breaks Sikeston's goal record during 6-0 rout (05/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FREDERICKTOWN -- Junior Torrie Helms broke the single season goal record for Sikeston with her 28th score of the season Thursday during a 6-0 road rout over Fredericktown. Mackenzie Yant scored two goals and had three assists. Helms, Grace Hamra, Claudea Kuykendall and Kyra Rainwater each had one goal. Sydney Henson and Kayla Graham both had one assist...
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball blanks Raiders in regular-season finale (05/15/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
Dexter rallies to down NMCC 5-2 on Eagles' senior night (05/14/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- In their final tuneup before the postseason Dexter played spoiler Wednesday afternoon during New Madrid County Central's senior night. Guided by six innings from starting pitcher Jacob Pedigo the Bearcats overcome an early two-run deficit for a 5-2 win...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston routs North Co., Oran falls to Poplar Bluff (05/14/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BONNE TERRE -- Jumping out on top early the Sikeston Bulldogs rolled to a 12-4 win over North County on Wednesday in their final game of the regular season. After back-to-back one run innings the Bulldogs broke out for four run in the third to go up 6-0...
Kennett advances to second straight Class 1 final four (05/14/15)
KENNETT - The Kennett Lady Indians advanced to their second straight Class 1 state final four on Thursday, as they continue their quest to defend their state title. The game was tight in the early innings, but some familiar faces helped Kennett top Scott City 9-1 on their home field.
May 14, 2015 Scoreboard (05/14/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Jackson girls soccer team blanks Carbondale (05/14/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Southeast Missourian Athlete of the Week: Woodland's Landon Johnson (05/14/15)
Woodland's Landon Johnson belted a pair of two-run home runs to left field, leading the host Cardinals to a 9-7 win over Advance in a baseball game last week in Marble Hill, Missouri. The senior also started the game on the mound before being replaced by Garret Reynolds, who picked up the pitching win. Johnson finished 3 for 3 at the plate...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston tennis falls in district, late rally dooms Sikeston baseball (05/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston Bulldog tennis team fell to host Farmington on Monday in the opening round of the Class 2, District 1 Tournament. Tournament scoring gives the first team to win five matches the win and advances them to the next round of the tournament...
May 13, 2015 Scoreboard (05/13/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: ND spikers collect 20th win in regular-season finale (05/13/15)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Landon Vaughan signs with Three Rivers (05/12/15)
Kennett senior Landon Vaughan signed his letter of intent to play baseball at Three Rivers College, just before capping off the strongest season of his high school career.
Hilburn leads Kennett past Senath-Hornersville, 2-1 (05/12/15)
KENNETT, Mo. - The Kennett Indians got a away with a thrilling win over local rivals Senath-Hornersville on Tuesday. Less than a week after throwing a no-hitter against Nettleton, starting pitcher Bud Hilburn helped himself with a home run early on, before he drove in the winning run with a walk-off single in the seventh...
May 12, 2015 Scoreboard (05/12/15)
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State softball sectionals in New Madrid rescheduled after rain (05/11/15)
Kennett's state softball sectional in New Madrid has been rescheduled for Tuesday following the latest round of stormy weather. The Lady Indians are now take on New Madrid County Central on Tuesday, May 12 at 3 p.m. If Kennett takes down the Lady Eagles in the first round of the state tournament, they could host Malden or Scott City on their home field...
For Woodland senior Garret Reynolds, there's a sport for every season (05/10/15)
Reynolds is a four-year letterman in baseball and basketball, a two-year all state runner in cross country and a member of the Cardinals' inaugural track and field team.
Kelly baseball team defeats Leopold 10-1 (05/10/15)
Kelly's Levi Alsup had two hits and held host Leopold two two hits in the Hawks' 10-1 baseball victory Friday. Aslup struck out nine and walked two in throwing all seven innings. Kyle Fitzgerald, Jacob McClain and Logan Hodgkiss each had two hits for Kelly, which had 12 overall. Householder had a double, while McClain had a triple...
Dexter bats catch fire against Twin Rivers 12-3 (05/09/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - As the temperature continues to rise with summer approaching the Dexter Bearcats baseball team's bats also appear to be warming up. Dexter secured its third victory in four games Friday afternoon as it recorded 14 hits in a 12-3 home win against the Twin Rivers Royals...
PREP ROUNDUP: Scott Central rolls past Charleston, Sikeston finishes third at SEMO meet (05/08/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Combining for nine runs in the first two innings, Scott County Central rolled to an 11-4 win over Charleston on Friday. The Braves scored five runs in the top of the first inning and four in the second to go ahead 9-0. Charleston answered with two runs in the bottom of the second, but never recovered...
Holcomb earns dramatic extra inning win over Rector (05/08/15)
HOLCOMB, Mo - The Holcomb Hornets inched closer to .500 after a thrilling victory over Rector. The Hornets came from behind to tie the game in the eight inning, before loading the bases for a perfectly executed bunt by Garrett Lowry to win the game.
High school roundup: Landon Johnson's two HRs sends Woodland baseball team past Advance (05/08/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
Dexter baseball team hands No. 2 ranked Greenville first loss (05/08/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - When scheduling senior night the Dexter Bearcats certainly didn't pick a lightweight in Greenville. Currently ranked No. 2 in the Class 2 Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association state poll, the Bears entered Wednesday's matchup with an undefeated 18-0 record on the line...
Sikeston strikes down Oran's win streak with 9-4 win (05/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- The wins are welcomed for sure, but it's been the development of Sikeston's pitching rotation that has been the backbone of its recent surge. The Sikeston baseball team continued its best stretch of the season Wednesday with a 9-4 win over Oran on the road backed by a strong start from left-hander Nathan Hampton and 11 hits from its offense...
Dexter hands state-ranked Greenville first loss of the season (05/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- When scheduling senior night the Dexter Bearcats certainly didn't pick a lightweight in Greenville. Currently ranked No. 2 in the Class 2 Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association state poll, the Bears entered Wednesday's matchup with an undefeated 18-0 record on the line...
PREP ROUNDUP: Pikey leads NMCC past East Prairie, Malden nabs second softball district (05/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Drew Pikey hit a grand slam, smacked a triple and had five RBI to lead New Madrid County Central past visiting East Prairie 14-1 Wednesday in five innings. Palmer Campbell pitched a complete game for NMCC (9-14) giving up one hit and one walk while striking out six...
Kennett Middle School wins Bootheel Conference Tournament with late heriocs (05/07/15)
Despite several ups and downs in Thursday, Tristen Wallace came through with a walk-off 2-run inside the park home run to help Kennett Middle School claim the Bootheel Conference Tournament.
Bud Hilburn throws no-hitter against Nettleton (05/07/15)
KENNETT, Mo - Bud Hilburn shut down Nettleton with a five inning no-hitter as Kennett won 11-1 Thursday afternoon. The perfomance is all part of a spectacular week of accomplishments for Kennett athletics.
High school roundup: Bell City baseball team upends Gideon (05/07/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Southeast Missourian Athlete of the Week: Jackson's Tyler Slinkard (05/07/15)
Jackson's Tyler Slinkard pitched a complete game and had six strikeouts in the Indians' 9-3 win over Dexter last week in an opening-round game of the SEMO Conference baseball tournament at Whitey Herzog Stadium. The senior right-hander, who lost more than an inch of the middle finger on his throwing hand in an offseason accident, allowed only six hits in the Indians' victory...
PREP ROUNDUP: Schlosser pitches Oran past Kelly, Lady Hawks get OT win (05/06/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Hunter Schlosser pitched six innings and struck out 10 during Oran's 9-4 Scott-Mississippi Conference win over Kelly Tuesday at Kelly High School. Oran (13-3) out-slugged Kelly 12-7 and were led by Drew Reischman and Thomas Trankler who had three hits each. Trankler added a triple...
May 6, 2015 Scoreboard (05/06/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Jackson's Eli Pike finishes second at district boys golf tournament (05/06/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Poplar Bluff baseball team rallies to beat Notre Dame in SEMO Conference tourney title game (05/05/15)
The second-seeded Mules tallied all of their runs in the final two innings and held on to win the SEMO Conference tournament championship with a 4-2 victory over the top-seeded Bulldogs on Monday at Capaha Field.
Malden tops Senath-Hornersvilel in Bootheel Conference Tournament semis (05/05/15)
SENATH-HORNERSVILLE, Mo. - Senath-Hornersville will have to watch the finals from the bleachers, after losing 9-5 to Malden in the semifinals of the Bootheel Conference Tournament.
May 5, 2015 Scoreboard (05/05/15)
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High school roundup: Woodland softball team advances to district semifinals with win over Scott County Central (05/05/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
NMCC eliminates Dexter from SEMO Conference baseball tournament (05/05/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats baseball team suffered an 11-3 loss to New Madrid County Central in a consolation semifinal of the SEMO Conference baseball tournament Saturday at Cape Central High School. NMCC jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the top of the first inning and padded its lead to 8-1 by the top of the fifth frame...
Sikeston slips past Jackson for third at SEMO Conference Tournament (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- They couldn't have cut it much closer if they tried, but the Sikeston Bulldogs escaped Capaha Park Monday with third place in the SEMO Conference Tournament. Facing Jackson, the Bulldogs caught the Indians in a rundown near second base for the final out in a 10-9 win while the game-tying run stood less than 90 feet from extending the game...
Sikeston baseball team takes third place at SEMO Conference tourney with win over Jackson (05/04/15)
The Sikeston baseball team scored five runs in the top of the sixth inning and hung on to defeat Jackson 10-9 in the third-place game of the SEMO Conference tournament Monday at Capaha Field. Sam Cox finished 2 for 5 with two RBI to lead Sikeston (12-9) at the plate. The Bulldogs combined for 11 hits in the game...
Central baseball team downs New Madrid County Central to finish 5th in conference tourney (05/04/15)
The Central baseball team broke a 6-all tie with two runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to come away with an 8-6 victory over New Madrid County Central in the fifth-place game of the SEMO Conference tournament Monday at Capaha Field. Nick Wiggs earned the win on the mound for Central (11-11). He pitched 3 1/3 innings of relief, gave up three hits and one earned run and had five strikeouts and no walks...
Sikeston's early lead gives way to Notre Dame in SEMO Conference tournament semifinal (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- With a three-run lead and its ace on the mound, things looked favorable for the fourth-seeded Sikeston Bulldogs Saturday during the semifinals of the SEMO Conference baseball tournament. But then the No. 1 ranked team in Class 4 and the tournament's top seed showed up...
PREP ROUNDUP: SCC rolls to Richland title, Sikeston girls finish second at Poplar Bluff Invitational (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ESSEX -- The Scott County Central Braves scored 71 runs in two games leading to its first Richland baseball tournament championship Saturday at Richland High School. The Braves (7-6) defeated Richland 34-12 during the semifinals and Clarkton 37-2...
BCT: Senath-Hornersville tops Caruthersville on walk-off sac fly (05/04/15)
Malden, South Pemiscot, and Portageville are all set to convene at Senath-Hornersville High School for the second round of the Bootheel Conference baseball tournament.
Kennett goes winless in SEMO Conference Tournament (05/04/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - On a day that began and ended with a fair amount of drama, the Kennett Indians were forced to exit the SEMO Conference Tournament without a win. They started the day with an 8-2 loss to Cape Central before falling to Dexter 6-5 after a walk-off base hit.
May 4, 2015 Scoreboard (05/04/15)
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Slinkard's resolve helps Jackson baseball team to semis of conference tourney (05/01/15)
JACKSON, Mo. -- The Jackson Indians had the right man on the mound to turn things around in their first-round game at the SEMO Conference tournament on Friday at Whitey Herzog Stadium.
Oran baseball team upends district rival Advance (05/01/15)
Thomas Trankler pitched a complete game and allowed two hits but also gave the Oran baseball team a boost at the plate with four RBIs on 3-of-4 hitting, leading the Eagles to an 8-1 victory over Class 1 District 2 rival Advance at Advance City Park.
High school roundup: Notre Dame, Poplar Bluff baseball teams set to meet in SEMO Conference tourney final (05/03/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Chaffee baseball team nips East Prairie (05/03/15)
The Chaffee baseball team scored in walk-off style on Friday, pushing across the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning for a 2-1 conference victory over visiting East Prairie. Lane Henson hit a double among his three hits and had an RBI. Austin Copeland went the distance on the mound for Chaffee (11-10, 3-2 Scott-Mississippi Conference). He allowed one earned run and recorded five strikeouts...
Jackson baseball team beats Dexter 9-3 in SEMO Conference tournament quarterfinal (05/04/15)
JACKSON, Mo. - The Jackson Indians had the right man on the mound to turn things around in their first-round game at the SEMO Conference tournament on Friday at Whitey Herzog Stadium. The Indians committed two throwing errors before an out was retired in the first inning behind senior right-hander Tyler Slinkard, allowing two runs to score and staking sixth-seeded Dexter to an early lead...
Bell City baseball team improves to 16-2 (05/04/15)
LEOPOLD, Mo. - The Bell City baseball team improved to 16-2 with an 11-0 five-inning victory against Leopold Friday. Brandon Abner belted a triple and drove in two runs to lead the Cubs' offense. Bobby Wright was the winning pitcher and also doubled. He threw a no-hitter in four innings and struck out nine and walked one...
Bernie wins 8th straight, beats Campbell 14-1 (05/04/15)
CAMPBELL, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team collected its third victory against a district opponent in three days Friday afternoon as it run-ruled the Campbell Camels 14-1 in five innings. The Mules, which also secured a 10-1 victory against Holcomb and 5-0 victory against South Pemiscot Wednesday, extend its winning streak to eight games with Friday's win...
Kennett falls to Notre Dame in SEMO Conference Touranement opener, 8-3 (05/01/15)
On Friday, the Kennett Indians were forced to set their sights on the consolation bracket after losing 6-3 to 1st place Notre Dame in the opening round of the SEMO Conference Tournament.
May 1, 2015 Scoreboard (05/01/15)
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High school roundup: Trent Pobst powers Scott City baseball team past Meadow Heights (05/01/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
East Prairie gets back to .500 after 11-1 win over SCC (04/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Highlighted by a six-run rally in the second inning, the East Prairie Eagles took down Scott County Central 11-1 on Wednesday to get back to .500 on the season. "We haven't been hitting the ball too well lately," East Prairie head coach Jason Aycock said. "We tried a little small ball on them and it worked out for us. Also we had a few key hits that helped us out."...
PREP ROUNDUP: Helms gets hat trick in 4-3 loss to Anna (04/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ANNA, Ill. -- The Sikeston girls soccer team lost to Anna-Jonesboro 4-3 Wednesday on the road. Torrie Helms had a hat trick for Sikeston (7-9) scoring all three goals. Grace Hamra and Mackenzie Yant each had assists. Sikeston will host Marion, Ill., today at 5 p.m...
After loss to Cape Central, Kennett gets big win ahead of conference tournament (04/30/15)
It's late in the week for the Kennett Indians baseball team, but in many ways it's only just begun. The Indians lost a home game on Wednesday, but a big win on Thursday gave them some much-needed momentum as they travel to Notre Dame for the first game of the SEMO Conference Tournament.
April 30, 2015 Scoreboard (04/30/15)
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High school roundup: Lynn, Central baseball team blank Kennett (04/30/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Southeast Missourian Athlete of the Week: Notre Dame's Logan Heisserer (04/30/15)
Notre Dame's Logan Heisserer finished 2 for 3 with a double to lead the Bulldogs to a 2-1 win over defending Class 2 state champion Valle Catholic on Friday in the opener of the Notre Dame Bulldog Classic. The senior is batting .356 on the year and leads the team with 72 plate appearances. The victory over Valle notched Notre Dame's 11th consecutive win...
Peyton Maddox pitches gem in Bell City baseball team's win over Saxony Lutheran (04/29/15)
It had been more than a week since Peyton Maddox had taken the mound for Bell City, and coach Justin Simpher assumed there were going to have to be some adjustments.
High school roundup: Galemmo nets game-winner in Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team's win over Notre Dame (04/29/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Advance baseball team beats Richland 18-0 (04/29/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the Advance-Richland baseball game is available at this link: Baseball Photos ESSEX, Mo. - The Advance Hornets varsity baseball team calculated a season-high 18 runs on its way to an 18-0 five-inning road win against the Richland Rebels Tuesday afternoon...
Sikeston becomes latest victim during Notre Dame's 15-game winning streak (04/28/15)
Graham Ruopp pitched a solid six innings giving up three hits and the Notre Dame offense erupted for five runs in the sixth to push aside SEMO Conference rival Sikeston 9-1
Miscues hurt Charleston in 8-3 loss to Scott City (04/28/15)
Despite dealing with a sluggish offense most of the afternoon, Charleston found itself within a run of visiting Scott City. Unfortunately for the Bluejays the Rams scored four insurance runs in their final two plate appearances to seal an 8-3 win
PREP ROUNDUP: SCC routs Oak Ridge, NMCC falls to Notre Dame (04/28/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com OAK RIDGE -- Jordan Griggs struck out 13, Gavin Pobst hit three doubles and the Scott County Central Braves routed Oak Ridge 17-0 Monday in five innings on the road. Griggs pitched a complete game and allowed one hit and three walks. He also had a double...
April 28, 2015 Scoreboard (04/28/15)
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Sikeston downs Dexter 13-1 in previously delayed game (04/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It's not often that when a team steps on the field for the first time in an afternoon they already have eight runs on the board. That's exactly the spot the Sikeston Bulldogs found themselves in, however, when they picked up a previously delayed game against visiting Dexter on Monday...
Dexter baseball team wins 2 of 3 weekend games (04/27/15)
The Dexter Bearcats varsity baseball team won two of three games this past weekend. Dexter beat Oran 2-1 Friday, lost to Oran 16-10 Saturday and beat St. Mary's of St. Louis 11-8 Saturday. Jason Mattison collected a complete-game victory Friday against Oran. Mattison allowed one run, three hits, walked two and struck out seven in seven innings of work...
April 27, 2015 Scoreboard (04/27/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston routs Cape Central, loses lopsided game to Affton (04/26/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Jacob Clark pitched a complete game and had 10 strikeouts while Sikeston's offense pelted 10 hits during a 12-0 rout over Cape Central Saturday at Cape Central High School during the first game of a doubleheader...
High school roundup: Sikeston baseball team dismantles Central (04/26/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Glastetter leads Scott City softball team to victory (04/26/15)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
Fitzgerald shrugs off rocky pitching, gives Kelly 11-10 win (04/25/15)
Kyle Fitzgerald was having a forgettable afternoon when Hawk's coach Justin McAlister took him off the mound Friday against visiting Caruthersville. But what the sophomore lacked in command he more than made up for with his bat.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston baseball falls on the road to Marion, Ill. (04/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com MARION, Ill. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs allowed five runs in the bottom of the third inning and couldn't recover on the road Friday against Marion, Ill., losing 7-3. Both teams had six hits and two errors. Blake Wolferding led Sikeston (7-6) with two hits. Luke Williams added a run-scoring double...
Notre Dame baseball team defeats defending Class 2 state champion Valle (04/25/15)
The Bulldogs, ranked No. 1 in Class 4 in the Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association, extended their winning streak to 11 games in improving to 13-3.
Kelly, Scott City transcend baseball in Green Up game (04/24/15)
Do it for Dom. Play for Kaden. They're two different mantras, but for Kelly and Scott City, two schools separated by a mere 15 miles, there was something more to Thursday's baseball game at Scott City High School.
Jackson baseball team falls to Poplar Bluff (04/24/15)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Brandon Stuckenschneider did it all Thursday. The Poplar Bluff senior hit a go-ahead single with two outs, added a two-run home run and -- by the way -- tossed a 3-hit shutout, striking out eight as the Mules beat Jackson 3-0 at Strenfel Memorial Field...