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Squirrels pull off 9-7 comeback over state tournament challenger Pirates (07/01/16)
CHARLESTON -- With just under two weeks to go before the Missouri Senior Babe Ruth State Tournament, the defending champion Charleston Fighting Squirrels got an early preview of one of the favorites to challenge them for their title, the SEMO Pirates...
Sox, Squirrels raise money for Challenger Baseball (06/28/16)
The 1st Annual Challenger Baseball game between the Sikeston Silver Sox American Legion baseball team and the Charleston Fighting Squirrels Senior Babe Ruth baseball team featured a special first pitch by Marshall Pullen.
Sox, Squirrels raise money for Challenger Baseball (06/28/16)
The 1st Annual Challenger Baseball game between the Sikeston Silver Sox American Legion baseball team and the Charleston Fighting Squirrels Senior Babe Ruth baseball team featured a special first pitch by Marshall Pullen.
Kyle Moore signs to play baseball and basketball at Mineral Area College (06/27/16)
For more than a year now, as Kyle Moore played his final days in a Senath-Hornersville uniform, those watching the local sports circuit had the same question: If Moore signed on to play at college, which sport would he play?
Kyle Moore signs to play baseball and basketball at Mineral Area College (06/27/16)
For more than a year now, as Kyle Moore played his final days in a Senath-Hornersville uniform, those watching the local sports circuit had the same question: If Moore signed on to play at college, which sport would he play?
New school role pulls Scheeter away from Sikeston baseball (06/24/16)
Scheeter confirmed Thursday that he has resigned as Sikeston's head baseball coach after five years ending a 20-year tenure with the program as a coach in some capacity.
New school role pulls Scheeter away from Sikeston baseball (06/24/16)
Scheeter confirmed Thursday that he has resigned as Sikeston's head baseball coach after five years ending a 20-year tenure with the program as a coach in some capacity.
Sikeston baseball coach Alan Scheeter resigns (06/23/16)
Alan Scheeter has resigned as Sikeston's head baseball coach after five seasons. Scheeter, who confirmed his departure by text on Thursday, will remain at the school and as part of the Sikeston football coaching staff. The 1991 Sikeston graduate took over the baseball program after serving 15 years as an assistant under longtime coach Kevin Self in 2012. Scheeter has a career coaching record of 74-47 and made one appearance in a district championship game in 2013...
Jr. Legion Silver Sox fall to Cape 15-1 (06/23/16)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Silver Sox Junior Legion baseball team hasn't found a way to put it together this season. Their winless streak continued Thursday when the Cape Ford & Sons Junior Legion smacked eight runs on the board in the first inning and never looked back during a 15-1 loss in five innings at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston...
Jr. Legion Silver Sox fall to Cape 15-1 (06/23/16)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Silver Sox Junior Legion baseball team hasn't found a way to put it together this season. Their winless streak continued Thursday when the Cape Ford & Sons Junior Legion smacked eight runs on the board in the first inning and never looked back during a 15-1 loss in five innings at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston...
SUMMER BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Capahas fall to Millers on the road (06/23/16)
The Burger King Capahas were handed their first loss of the season on Wednesday, as the host Waterloo, Illinois, Millers scored five runs in the bottom of the fourth inning to come away with a 7-5 victory. Chase Simmons finished 3-for-5 with three RBIs to lead the Capahas (5-1) at the plate, while Josh Haggerty went 2-for-4 with two RBIs. The Capahas combined for 11 hits in the game but committed two errors...
Sox get rocked in first game of doubleheader against SEMO Pirates (06/22/16)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Silver Sox have seen better nights. The visiting SEMO Pirates scored five runs in a flash signaling the beginning of the end for Sikeston's Senior Legion baseball team, who couldn't muster a fight or the will. The Sox eventually fell 15-1 in five innings during the first game of a doubleheader sweep by the Pirates Wednesday at VFW Stadium in Sikeston. The lack of fight sparked a visibly upset coach Ryan Moses between games...
Sox get rocked in first game of doubleheader against SEMO Pirates (06/22/16)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Silver Sox have seen better nights. The visiting SEMO Pirates scored five runs in a flash signaling the beginning of the end for Sikeston's Senior Legion baseball team, who couldn't muster a fight or the will. The Sox eventually fell 15-1 in five innings during the first game of a doubleheader sweep by the Pirates Wednesday at VFW Stadium in Sikeston. The lack of fight sparked a visibly upset coach Ryan Moses between games...
Squirrels welcome back metal, hammer Rage in five innings (06/21/16)
After nothing but wooden bats for the past two and half weeks, the Squirrels traded the wood for "pings" as the sound of aluminum bats rang early and often throughout Hillhouse Park
ROUNDUP: Silver Sox walk off over Jackson, Honey Badgers sweep Charleston 16U (06/21/16)
Picking up a suspended game from last week, the Sikeston Silver Sox Senior Legion baseball team picked up a dramatic win against Jackson's senior legion on Tuesday. Trailing 5-4, Nick Allred's two-run hit pushed Tyler Daugherty across for the tie then Gavin Pobst in for a 6-5 win...
ROUNDUP: Silver Sox walk off over Jackson, Honey Badgers sweep Charleston 16U (06/21/16)
Picking up a suspended game from last week, the Sikeston Silver Sox Senior Legion baseball team picked up a dramatic win against Jackson's senior legion on Tuesday. Trailing 5-4, Nick Allred's two-run hit pushed Tyler Daugherty across for the tie then Gavin Pobst in for a 6-5 win...
Squirrels welcome back metal, hammer Rage in five innings (06/21/16)
After nothing but wooden bats for the past two and half weeks, the Squirrels traded the wood for "pings" as the sound of aluminum bats rang early and often throughout Hillhouse Park
Charleston Riverdogs split doubleheader on the road (06/20/16)
The Charleston Riverdogs baseball team split a pair of Mon-Clair League games Sunday against the host St. Louis Printers. The Riverdogs won 13-8 in Game 1 before dropping an 11-10 decision in Game 2. Ethan Borrowman had four of Charleston's 17 hits in the first game, while Spencer Sander and Brad Potts each added three hits...
Area spring athletes earn postseason honors (06/20/16)
Another season and school year is in the books, and another round of postseason athletic honors have been announced, recognizing standout student-athletes from the area for their pursuits in baseball, softball and girls soccer. A select few earned the highest of honors with distinctions at the all-state level...
Area spring athletes earn postseason honors (06/20/16)
Another season and school year is in the books, and another round of postseason athletic honors have been announced, recognizing standout student-athletes from the area for their pursuits in baseball, softball and girls soccer. A select few earned the highest of honors with distinctions at the all-state level...
Charleston Riverdogs split doubleheader against Waterloo, Illinois (06/19/16)
Charleston Riverdogs manager Paul Sander could be heard clearly from the third-base dugout at Saxony Lutheran High School. Throughout Game 2 of the Riverdogs' doubleheader against the visiting Waterloo, Illinois, Millers on Saturday afternoon, Sander hollered encouragements out to the mound for pitcher Brad Potts...
Heavy downpour is timely reprieve for Silver Sox (06/14/16)
SIKESTON -- Shortly after surrendering the lead Monday evening, the Sikeston Silver Sox got an unwelcome but timely reprieve against visiting Jackson Senior Legion in the first game of a scheduled doubleheader. Trailing 3-2 with one out in the top of the sixth, Sikeston saw an immediate stoppage to play when a heavy downpour interrupted what had otherwise been a dry afternoon...
Semoball Awards spring finalists are announced, feature many new faces (06/11/16)
If spring is all about fresh and new, then the announcement Saturday of the Semoball Awards spring sport finalists fit the bill. Of 45 area student-athletes chosen as finalists and announced on-air during the SEMO ESPN Radio spring selection show, only 12 were finalists a year ago, as a bevy of new faces were recognized in the sports of baseball, softball, boys tennis, golf, girls soccer, and both girls and boys track and field...
Semoball Awards spring finalists are announced, feature many new faces (06/11/16)
If spring is all about fresh and new, then the announcement Saturday of the Semoball Awards spring sport finalists fit the bill. Of 45 area student-athletes chosen as finalists and announced on-air during the SEMO ESPN Radio spring selection show, only 12 were finalists a year ago, as a bevy of new faces were recognized in the sports of baseball, softball, boys tennis, golf, girls soccer, and both girls and boys track and field...
Charleston Squirrels finish pool play of own tournament with 2-0 record (06/11/16)
CHARLESTON, Mo. (SMNS) - The success continued for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels at its own four-day 21-team tournament Friday evening. Wyatt Pratt and Jacob Smith combined to throw a complete game shutout to help the Charleston Fighting Squirrels beat Southwest Central Baseball Club 5-0...
Charleston Squirrels finish pool play of own tournament with 2-0 record (06/11/16)
CHARLESTON, Mo. (SMNS) - The success continued for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels at its own four-day 21-team tournament Friday evening. Wyatt Pratt and Jacob Smith combined to throw a complete game shutout to help the Charleston Fighting Squirrels beat Southwest Central Baseball Club 5-0...
Sikeston Silver Sox end pool play of wood bat tourney with win over Mayfield, Ken. (06/10/16)
"We just came out and played baseball," Silver Sox coach Ryan Moses said. "We made plays and did what we had to do. Plain and simple to get it done."
Sikeston Silver Sox end pool play of wood bat tourney with win over Mayfield, Ken. (06/10/16)
"We just came out and played baseball," Silver Sox coach Ryan Moses said. "We made plays and did what we had to do. Plain and simple to get it done."
Squirrels win opener in own 21-team tourney (06/10/16)
The Charleston Fighting Squirrels jumped out to a 6-2 lead after two innings of play and hung on for an 8-6 win against the Mid-Missouri Peacocks in its opening game at the 21-team Fighting Squirrel Classic on Thursday in Charleston, Missouri. Mid-Missouri brought the tying run to the plate in the top of the seventh inning after No. ...
Tibbs, Wayne County befuddle Silver Sox once more (06/09/16)
SIKESTON -- Tyson Tibbs beat the Sikeston Silver Sox once this week, so why not roll with him again three days later? Tibbs threw a complete game win for the Wayne County Lumberjacks and out-dueled Sikeston's Jordan Griggs 4-2 Thursday at VFW Memorial Stadium during the first round of pool play as part of the Fighting Squirrels Wood Bat Classic. It's his second win over the Silver Sox within the week after the lefty secured a regular season victory on the mound in Poplar Bluff on Monday...
Charleston Squirrels stave off Mid-Missouri in first pool play game (06/09/16)
CHARLESTON, Mo. (SMNS) -- The Charleston Fighting Squirrels jumped out to a 6-2 lead after two innings of play and hung on for an 8-6 win against the Mid-Missouri Peacocks in its opening game of pool play during the 21-team Fighting Squirrel Classic Thursday night...
Sikeston Silver Sox Sr. Legion routs Poplar Bluff 16-3 (06/09/16)
SIKESTON -- A summer baseball team filled with players who aren't familiar with each other or might be shaking off rust, production can come along slowly. That's what happened to the Sikeston Silver Sox Senior Legion squad after their first four games of the season. But game No. 5 might have been the breakthrough they've been searching for...
Tibbs, Wayne County befuddle Silver Sox once more (06/09/16)
SIKESTON -- Tyson Tibbs beat the Sikeston Silver Sox once this week, so why not roll with him again three days later? Tibbs threw a complete game win for the Wayne County Lumberjacks and out-dueled Sikeston's Jordan Griggs 4-2 Thursday at VFW Memorial Stadium during the first round of pool play as part of the Fighting Squirrels Wood Bat Classic. It's his second win over the Silver Sox within the week after the lefty secured a regular season victory on the mound in Poplar Bluff on Monday...
Sikeston Silver Sox Sr. Legion routs Poplar Bluff 16-3 (06/09/16)
SIKESTON -- A summer baseball team filled with players who aren't familiar with each other or might be shaking off rust, production can come along slowly. That's what happened to the Sikeston Silver Sox Senior Legion squad after their first four games of the season. But game No. 5 might have been the breakthrough they've been searching for...
Offense sputters late for Sikeston Silver Sox Jr. Legion in 11-6 loss to Jackson (06/07/16)
SIKESTON -- An offense that was been slow out of the gate thrived the first few innings as the Sikeston Silver Sox Junior Legion baseball team raced out to a four-run lead after three innings. But the production stalled shortly after as Jackson's Junior Legion stormed back to take an 11-6 win over the Sox on Tuesday at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston...
Offense sputters late for Sikeston Silver Sox Jr. Legion in 11-6 loss to Jackson (06/07/16)
SIKESTON -- An offense that was been slow out of the gate thrived the first few innings as the Sikeston Silver Sox Junior Legion baseball team raced out to a four-run lead after three innings. But the production stalled shortly after as Jackson's Junior Legion stormed back to take an 11-6 win over the Sox on Tuesday at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston...
Ezell represents Southeast Missouri State baseball on regional all-tournament squad (06/07/16)
Southeast baseball Southeast Missouri State baseball sophomore Trevor Ezell was named to the Starkville Regional All-Tournament Team on Monday. Ezell was 3-for-4 against Louisiana Tech in Saturday's elimination game, which the Redhawks lost 9-4. The second baseman scored on a Dan Holst home run in the first inning and later pushed in a runner with an eighth-inning, bases-loaded walk...
Fighting Squirrels' pitching shuts down Cape Senior Legion (06/07/16)
The Charleston Fighting Squirrels Senior Babe Ruth baseball team received a combined shutout on the mound and defeated Cape Girardeau Ford & Sons Post 63 Senior Legion 7-0 on Monday at Capaha Field. Garrison Keene got the start for Charleston (2-2) and secured the pitching win in 4 2/3 innings of work. He allowed two hits with seven strikeouts and four walks before being relieved by Brady Bibbs, who struck out two and walked two in 1 1/3 hitless innings...
Missed defensive chances do in Southeast Missouri State baseball in regional loss to Mississippi State (06/03/16)
STARKVILLE, Miss. — Three plays weighed on the mind of Southeast Missouri State baseball coach Steve Bieser after his team’s NCAA regional opener against top-seeded Mississippi State. Three defensive plays his team probably should have made. Those three plays — two related to an injury to shortstop Branden Boggetto — made all the difference as the Redhawks fell to the No. 6 national-seed Bulldogs 9-5 in front of a crowd of 9,378 at Dudy Noble Field in Starkville, Mississippi, on Friday...
Southeast Missouri State baseball steps into regional play today vs. Mississippi State (06/03/16)
Ask any member of the Southeast Missouri State baseball team to describe the Redhawks right now and you'll hear likely the words tough, positive, confident. It was those qualities that helped the Ohio Valley Conference regular-season champion Redhawks battle back after dropping their second game of the OVC tournament last weekend...
Rams senior makes sure South Callaway gets “Short” end of the stick (06/03/16)
By Trent Singer Southeast Missourian O'FALLON, Mo. -- Timely hitting is what Scott City coach Jim May has come to expect from senior first baseman Drew Short, and Thursday's Class 3 third-place game was no different. Short had a 3-for-4 outing with a team-high two RBIs in the Rams' 5-4, walkoff win over South Callaway, and he ended his high school career by living up to his coach's preseason expectations...
NOTEBOOK: Senior Drew Short shows off bat in Scott City baseball team's Class 3 third-place win (06/02/16)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- Timely hitting is what Scott City coach Jim May has come to expect from senior first baseman Drew Short, and Thursday's Class 3 third-place game was no different. Short had a 3-for-4 outing with a team-high two RBIs in the Rams' 5-4, walkoff win over South Callaway, and he ended his high school career by living up to his coach's preseason expectations...
Isiah Berry delivers walkoff win for Scott City baseball team in Class 3 third-place game (06/02/16)
O’FALLON, Mo. — Batting in the nine-hole in his final varsity game, senior center fielder Isiah Berry delivered a walkoff RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning to give the Scott City baseball team a 5-4 win over South Callaway in the Class 3 third-place game Thursday at CarShield Field...
Isiah Berry delivers walkoff win for Scott City baseball team in Class 3 third-place game (06/02/16)
O’FALLON, Mo. — Batting in the nine-hole in his final varsity game, senior center fielder Isiah Berry delivered a walkoff RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning to give the Scott City baseball team a 5-4 win over South Callaway in the Class 3 third-place game Thursday at CarShield Field...
Scott City baseball team falls short of return to Class 3 title game with loss to Mountain Grove (06/02/16)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- With a hard-throwing pitcher on the mound and a lineup capable of wreaking havoc, there wasn't much that was going to stop the Mountain Grove baseball team. Senior Alex Moore allowed three hits over six solid innings, and the Panthers pounded out 14 hits in a 12-1 rout of Scott City on Wednesday in a Class 3 semifinal at CarShield Field...
Scott City falls short of return to Class 3 title game with 12-1 loss (06/02/16)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- With a hard-throwing pitcher on the mound and a lineup capable of wreaking havoc, there wasn't much that was going to stop the Mountain Grove baseball team. Senior Alex Moore allowed three hits over six solid innings, and the Panthers pounded out 14 hits in a 12-1 rout of Scott City on Wednesday in a Class 3 semifinal at CarShield Field...
NOTEBOOK: Jesse Smith leads Bell City baseball team's air-tight defense in title game (06/01/16)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- Bell City junior Jesse Smith didn't really expect to be such a factor on defense in the Cubs' 7-2 win over New Covenant Academy in the Class 1 state championship Wednesday at CarShield Field. The starting second baseman also didn't know the Warriors had four left-handed batters in their starting lineup...
Charleston Squirrels throw nine pitchers, assess roster against second Squirrels team (06/01/16)
Charleston Squirrels coach Michael Minner wanted a look and he got it during his team's 16-5 win over what were called the triple-A Squirrels. "I want to see them," he said. "I wanted to see them in game situations and it was a nice, solid night."
NOTEBOOK: Jesse Smith leads Bell City baseball team's air-tight defense in title game (06/01/16)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- Bell City junior Jesse Smith didn't really expect to be such a factor on defense in the Cubs' 7-2 win over New Covenant Academy in the Class 1 state championship Wednesday at CarShield Field. The starting second baseman also didn't know the Warriors had four left-handed batters in their starting lineup...
Bell City baseball team wins second straight state championship (06/01/16)
O’FALLON, Mo. — It was another moment they’ll never forget. One by one, the Bell City baseball players embraced each other, as they stood on the pavilion in right field in front of a host of fans, friends and family on Wednesday at CarShield Field.
Bell City baseball team wins second straight state championship (06/01/16)
O’FALLON, Mo. — It was another moment they’ll never forget. One by one, the Bell City baseball players embraced each other, as they stood on the pavilion in right field in front of a host of fans, friends and family on Wednesday at CarShield Field.
Charleston Squirrels throw nine pitchers, assess roster against second Squirrels team (06/01/16)
Charleston Squirrels coach Michael Minner wanted a look and he got it during his team's 16-5 win over what were called the triple-A Squirrels. "I want to see them," he said. "I wanted to see them in game situations and it was a nice, solid night."
Bell City baseball rallies to reach Class 1 state championship game (05/31/16)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- Maybe it was the rain delay, or maybe it was the early-morning start. By the time the final out was recorded, it didn't really matter. In the first half inning Tuesday morning following a 15-hour weather delay that postponed the Class 1 baseball semifinal between Bell City and Silex, the Cubs put themselves in a four-run hole...
Naile gets win in first-ever triple-A start (05/30/16)
In his first-ever start in triple-A, Charleston graduate James Naile was solid. Naile picked up the win for the Sounds during a 7-4 decision over the Salt Lake Bees Sunday at Smith's Ballpark in Salt Lake City, Utah. Naile, who was called up from the Oakland A's single-A affiliate, the Beloit Snappers, for a spot start, lasted 5 1/3 innings. He gave up three runs on six hits and three walks and left the game with a 6-2 lead in the sixth...
Bell City baseball rallies to reach Class 1 state championship game (05/31/16)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- Maybe it was the rain delay, or maybe it was the early-morning start. By the time the final out was recorded, it didn't really matter. In the first half inning Tuesday morning following a 15-hour weather delay that postponed the Class 1 baseball semifinal between Bell City and Silex, the Cubs put themselves in a four-run hole...
BRIEFLY: Bell City rallies past Silex, advances to Class 1 championship game (05/31/16)
O’FALLON, Mo. — The Bell City baseball team fell into a four-run deficit in the bottom of the first inning but rallied back to defeat Silex 5-4 in a Class 1 semifinal Tuesday at CarShield Field. The defending state champion Cubs advance to face the winner between New Covenant or Northwest (Hughesville) in the state championship at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday...
Scott City baseball team takes fun route back to final four after painful ending (05/30/16)
Through success and through heartbreak, the Scott City baseball team has never let the process stop them from having fun. That joyful camaraderie is a quintessential element of youth sports, and as children become adults, it's also something that often gets lost in the preparation and focus required to succeed...
Southeast Missouri State baseball gets 4 seed, to play in Starkville NCAA regional (05/30/16)
Garrett Gandolfo admitted he didn’t roll out of bed until about 10:35 Monday morning, not leaving a lot of time for the Southeast Missouri State senior first baseman to get to Wings, Etc. in Cape Girardeau to watch the selection show for the NCAA regionals...
Southeast Missouri State baseball leaves past behind, tops JSU for tourney title, regional berth (05/30/16)
The top-seeded Redhawks, winners of three consecutive regular-season Ohio Valley Conference titles, took home their first OVC tournament title since 2002 with a 14-8 victory over No. 2 Jacksonville State on Sunday
Scott City baseball team takes fun route back to final four after painful ending (05/30/16)
Through success and through heartbreak, the Scott City baseball team has never let the process stop them from having fun. That joyful camaraderie is a quintessential element of youth sports, and as children become adults, it's also something that often gets lost in the preparation and focus required to succeed...
Southeast Missouri State baseball leaves past behind, tops JSU for tourney title, regional berth (05/30/16)
The top-seeded Redhawks, winners of three consecutive regular-season Ohio Valley Conference titles, took home their first OVC tournament title since 2002 with a 14-8 victory over No. 2 Jacksonville State on Sunday
Bell City baseball team draws postseason inspiration from newfound fan (05/29/16)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- There's a lot of winning when the Bell City Cubs and 8-year-old Izaac Pursley get together. Izaac won over the Cubs at the Southeast Missouri Challenger Baseball event they volunteered to help with last weekend in Sikeston, Missouri, after they won the Class 1 District 2 title...
Defending state champion Bell City baseball team shows poise in return to final four (05/29/16)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Bell City baseball coach Justin Simpher and his players take pride in a large picture that hangs inside the school's gymnasium commemorating the 2105 team as Class 1 state champions. A year ago, the Cubs parlayed their first district title in 25 years into the "Kings of Class 1" with a sparkling 25-3 record...
Bell City baseball team draws postseason inspiration from newfound fan (05/29/16)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- There's a lot of winning when the Bell City Cubs and 8-year-old Izaac Pursley get together. Izaac won over the Cubs at the Southeast Missouri Challenger Baseball event they volunteered to help with last weekend in Sikeston, Missouri, after they won the Class 1 District 2 title...
Defending state champion Bell City baseball team shows poise in return to final four (05/29/16)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Bell City baseball coach Justin Simpher and his players take pride in a large picture that hangs inside the school's gymnasium commemorating the 2105 team as Class 1 state champions. A year ago, the Cubs parlayed their first district title in 25 years into the "Kings of Class 1" with a sparkling 25-3 record...
Notre Dame baseball falls to MICDS in Class 4 quarterfinal (05/27/16)
KIRKWOOD, Mo. — A little bit of skill mixed with a little bit of good fortune had guided the Notre Dame baseball team back to the brink of the Class 4 final four, but that all seemed to wear off in Friday’s state quarterfinal against MICDS. The defending state champion Bulldogs were undone by a five-run inning, as the Rams survived a long rain delay and escaped with an 8-2 win at St. John Vianney High School.
Pobst signs with Harris-Stowe State University (05/27/16)
Notre Dame baseball falls to MICDS in Class 4 quarterfinal (05/27/16)
KIRKWOOD, Mo. — A little bit of skill mixed with a little bit of good fortune had guided the Notre Dame baseball team back to the brink of the Class 4 final four, but that all seemed to wear off in Friday’s state quarterfinal against MICDS. The defending state champion Bulldogs were undone by a five-run inning, as the Rams survived a long rain delay and escaped with an 8-2 win at St. John Vianney High School.
Southeast Missouri State baseball waits to get on field as weather shifts OVC tourney schedule (05/26/16)
Everything was right on track for the Southeast Missouri State baseball team as it prepared for its opening game of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament on Thursday. The Redhawks went about their usual schedule the same way they would before any game in a weekend series. They got up, went and worked out at 9 a.m. at Jackson State Community College and then relaxed a bit before arriving at The Ballpark in Jackson, Tennessee, around 4 p.m...
Scott City baseball blanks Clearwater, returns to final four (05/26/16)
PIEDMONT, Mo -- The Rams finished second at state last year and went into Wednesday's Class 3 quarterfinal with the mindset that they had unfinished business to take care of. Scott City did the work with stellar defense from start to finish and knocked off Clearwater 3-0...
C2D1 All-District Baseball Team announced (05/26/16)
Cooter's Tyler Battles earns top honor.
Hicks' no-hitter leads Bell City baseball past Bismarck in extras to advance to Class 1 semifinals (05/26/16)
BISMARCK, Mo. -- Bell City starting pitcher Austin Hicks felt like he had his good stuff from the get-go for a second straight playoff start Wednesday afternoon in a Class 1 quarterfinal against Bismarck. "I felt great," Hicks said. "Like I said last week, I felt like I could throw any pitch at anytime and get hitters out."...
Notre Dame advances to Class 4 quarterfinals with 10-inning win (05/26/16)
STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. -- Notre Dame senior shortstop Ross Essner was looking for a way to amend for arguably the ugliest throw of Wednesday's Class 4 sectional against North County at Yanks Field. Essner cut off a throw from left fielder Nick Lindsey after an RBI single by the Raiders' Bryan McKenzy had tied the game in the fifth inning and looked to have base runner Drew Forney dead to rights going to third base. ...
Hicks' no-hitter leads Bell City baseball past Bismarck in extras to advance to Class 1 semifinals (05/26/16)
BISMARCK, Mo. -- Bell City starting pitcher Austin Hicks felt like he had his good stuff from the get-go for a second straight playoff start Wednesday afternoon in a Class 1 quarterfinal against Bismarck. "I felt great," Hicks said. "Like I said last week, I felt like I could throw any pitch at anytime and get hitters out."...
Scott City baseball blanks Clearwater, returns to final four (05/26/16)
PIEDMONT, Mo -- The Rams finished second at state last year and went into Wednesday's Class 3 quarterfinal with the mindset that they had unfinished business to take care of. Scott City did the work with stellar defense from start to finish and knocked off Clearwater 3-0...
Notre Dame advances to Class 4 quarterfinals with 10-inning win (05/26/16)
STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. -- Notre Dame senior shortstop Ross Essner was looking for a way to amend for arguably the ugliest throw of Wednesday's Class 4 sectional against North County at Yanks Field. Essner cut off a throw from left fielder Nick Lindsey after an RBI single by the Raiders' Bryan McKenzy had tied the game in the fifth inning and looked to have base runner Drew Forney dead to rights going to third base. ...
Lucchesi earns OVC, national pitching honors for Southeast Missouri State baseball (05/24/16)
The accolades continue to roll in for Southeast Missouri State's Joey Lucchesi. The senior lefty was named the Ohio Valley Conference's Pitcher of the Week and a Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper on Monday. It's the third time this season that he's garnered both honors...
Jackson baseball is no-hit victim in season-ending loss to Lindbergh (05/24/16)
ST. LOUIS -- For Lindbergh baseball coach Darin Scott, the performance from Dennis Yingling was the kind that signifies a team ready to make a postseason run. Yingling wrapped up his complete-game, no-hit bid when he got Jackson's Braeden Dobbs to strike out swinging for the final out in the bottom of the seventh, and the junior lefty was swarmed by teammates and doused in water as he secured the Flyers' 5-0 win over the Indians in a Class 5 sectional Tuesday at Lindbergh High School...
Jackson baseball is no-hit victim in season-ending loss to Lindbergh (05/24/16)
ST. LOUIS -- For Lindbergh baseball coach Darin Scott, the performance from Dennis Yingling was the kind that signifies a team ready to make a postseason run. Yingling wrapped up his complete-game, no-hit bid when he got Jackson's Braeden Dobbs to strike out swinging for the final out in the bottom of the seventh, and the junior lefty was swarmed by teammates and doused in water as he secured the Flyers' 5-0 win over the Indians in a Class 5 sectional Tuesday at Lindbergh High School...
Defending state baseball champion Bell City clobbers Gideon (05/24/16)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Bell City coach Justin Simpher wanted his baseball team to take full advantage of the opportunity of being the visiting team on the scoreboard in a Class 1 sectional against Gideon on Monday. "We had to be the visiting team today," said Simpher, whose Cubs were playing on their home field. "So the message was to take advantage of the chance to swing it first, put some runs up early and set the tone for the rest of the game."...
Scott City baseball team's offense erupts in Class 3 sectional win over New Madrid County Central (05/24/16)
Working on short rest, Scott City ace Braden Cox didn't have his best stuff in Monday's Class 3 sectional, but that didn't really matter. Cox found his groove after giving up two home runs in the bottom of the first inning and the Rams' offense erupted for 15 hits in a 19-7 victory over visiting New Madrid County Central...
Scott City baseball team's offense erupts in Class 3 sectional win over New Madrid County Central (05/23/16)
Working on short rest, Scott City ace Braden Cox didn't have his best stuff in Monday's Class 3 sectional, but that didn't really matter. Cox found his groove after giving up two home runs in the bottom of the first inning and the Rams' offense erupted for 15 hits in a 19-7 victory over visiting New Madrid County Central...
Scott City finally clears recent sectional nemesis NMCC (05/23/16)
And it was a clear, decisive win for Scott City, who suffered through back-to-back sectional losses at the hands of NMCC with one game in particular still creating motivation.
Defending state baseball champion Bell City clobbers Gideon (05/24/16)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Bell City coach Justin Simpher wanted his baseball team to take full advantage of the opportunity of being the visiting team on the scoreboard in a Class 1 sectional against Gideon on Monday. "We had to be the visiting team today," said Simpher, whose Cubs were playing on their home field. "So the message was to take advantage of the chance to swing it first, put some runs up early and set the tone for the rest of the game."...
Scott City finally clears recent sectional nemesis NMCC (05/23/16)
And it was a clear, decisive win for Scott City, who suffered through back-to-back sectional losses at the hands of NMCC with one game in particular still creating motivation.
SCAA baseball and softball announce all-conference teams (05/20/16)
Bell City's Cole Nichols was named the Player of the Year and his coach, Justin Simpher, was selected as the Coach of the Year following the announcement of the Stoddard County Athletic Association's all-conference team. Bell City, the defending Class 1 state champions, defeated Oran Thursday in the Class 1, District 2 championship and will take on Gideon on Monday in a Class 1 sectional...
Campbell shuts out top-seed Caruthersville, leads NMCC to third district title in four years (05/19/16)
Palmer Campbell threw seven innings of shutout ball to lead No. 3 NMCC past top-seeded Caruthersville for the first time this season out of three meetings.
Scott City withstands early push by Kelly to win fourth-straight district championship (05/19/16)
By Chris Pobst sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON, Mo. -- An energetic Kelly squad came out firing. They scratched out three runs in the top of the first inning against Scott City's ace and grabbed all momentum against the Class 3, District 2 top seed...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Notre Dame girls soccer downs St. Pius X in district final (05/19/16)
The top-seeded host Notre Dame girls soccer team downed third-seeded St. Pius X 3-1 to win the Class 2 District 1 championship Wednesday. Notre Dame (16-6) moves on to face Notre Dame (St. Louis) in a state sectional on May 21. The second-seeded Rebels (7-13) upset top-seeded Lutheran South 2-0 on Tuesday to win the Class 2 District 2 title...
Hicks leads Bell City baseball past rival Oran for district repeat (05/19/16)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- It turns out that maybe the worst thing Oran baseball could have done was beat Bell City a week and a half ago. On Thursday the revenge-minded Cubs returned the favor, this time with a whole lot more at stake, getting a sparkling outing from pitcher Austin Hicks and dropping the rival Eagles 4-1 in the MSHSAA Class 1 District 2 championship at Westfield Park...
Hicks leads Bell City baseball past rival Oran for district repeat (05/19/16)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- It turns out that maybe the worst thing Oran baseball could have done was beat Bell City a week and a half ago. On Thursday the revenge-minded Cubs returned the favor, this time with a whole lot more at stake, getting a sparkling outing from pitcher Austin Hicks and dropping the rival Eagles 4-1 in the MSHSAA Class 1 District 2 championship at Westfield Park...
Scott City withstands early push by Kelly to win fourth-straight district championship (05/19/16)
By Chris Pobst sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON, Mo. -- An energetic Kelly squad came out firing. They scratched out three runs in the top of the first inning against Scott City's ace and grabbed all momentum against the Class 3, District 2 top seed...
Siebert's walkoff homer lifts Notre Dame baseball to district crown (05/19/16)
Notre Dame's Garrett Siebert made good on a chance that every kid dreams of -- hitting the walkoff home run in a championship game. "It feels like I'm living a dream," Siebert said moments after he powered a two-run homer to help the host Bulldogs beat Kennett 8-6 on Wednesday in the Class 4 District 1 final...
Siebert's walkoff homer lifts Notre Dame baseball to district crown (05/19/16)
Notre Dame's Garrett Siebert made good on a chance that every kid dreams of -- hitting the walkoff home run in a championship game. "It feels like I'm living a dream," Siebert said moments after he powered a two-run homer to help the host Bulldogs beat Kennett 8-6 on Wednesday in the Class 4 District 1 final...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Notre Dame girls soccer downs St. Pius X in district final (05/19/16)
The top-seeded host Notre Dame girls soccer team downed third-seeded St. Pius X 3-1 to win the Class 2 District 1 championship Wednesday. Notre Dame (16-6) moves on to face Notre Dame (St. Louis) in a state sectional on May 21. The second-seeded Rebels (7-13) upset top-seeded Lutheran South 2-0 on Tuesday to win the Class 2 District 2 title...
Siebert walk-off propels Notre Dame past Kennett in C4D1 final (05/18/16)
Notre Dame's Garrett Siebert made good on a chance that every kid dreams of: hitting the walk-off home run to win a championship game.
Siebert walk-off propels Notre Dame past Kennett in C4D1 final (05/18/16)
Notre Dame's Garrett Siebert made good on a chance that every kid dreams of: hitting the walk-off home run to win a championship game.
Jackson baseball team claims second straight district title with win vs. Cape Central (05/18/16)
The third-seeded Indians defended their Class 5 District 1 title with a 9-2 victory over the Tigers
Jackson baseball team claims second straight district title with win vs. Cape Central (05/18/16)
The third-seeded Indians defended their Class 5 District 1 title with a 9-2 victory over the Tigers
May 18, 2016 Scoreboard (05/18/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC upsets Portageville in C3D1 semifinal, Bernie tops Bloomfield in C2D1 (05/17/16)
MALDEN, Mo. -- Jacob Keene hit a double and went 2 for 4 at the plate as third-seeded New Madrid County Central upset second-seeded Portageville 5-4 to advance to the championship of the Class 3 District 1 Tournament. Garrison Keene was the winning pitcher for the Eagles, who improved to 10-14-1 with the victory. ...
No. 3 Jackson upsets No. 2 Sikeston in extra inning district semifinal (05/17/16)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston's three-run barrage in the bottom of the seventh inning saved the season for a moment. Forced to muster another one two innings later, however, just wasn't in the cards. Storming back from a once 5-0 deficit, the second-seeded Bulldogs eventually succumbed to No. 3 Jackson 8-5 in nine innings during the Class 5, District 1 semifinals at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Kluesner no-hits Charleston as Scott City baseball wins district semifinal (05/17/16)
Jordan Kluesner threw a complete-game no-hitter to lead top-seeded Scott City past tournament host Charleston in an MSHSAA Class 3 District 2 semifinal. Kluesner gave up an unearned run in the top of the first inning, finishing with 11 strikeouts and one walk...
No. 3 Jackson upsets No. 2 Sikeston in extra inning district semifinal (05/17/16)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston's three-run barrage in the bottom of the seventh inning saved the season for a moment. Forced to muster another one two innings later, however, just wasn't in the cards. Storming back from a once 5-0 deficit, the second-seeded Bulldogs eventually succumbed to No. 3 Jackson 8-5 in nine innings during the Class 5, District 1 semifinals at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston...
Cape Central baseball stuns top seed Poplar Bluff in C5D1 semifinal (05/17/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Everything seemed to fall into place for Cape Girardeau Central baseball. A sophomore pitcher beat one of the more experienced lineups in the area, the defense behind him held up its end and the offense scored runs when it needed to...
Cape Central baseball stuns top seed Poplar Bluff in C5D1 semifinal (05/17/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Everything seemed to fall into place for Cape Girardeau Central baseball. A sophomore pitcher beat one of the more experienced lineups in the area, the defense behind him held up its end and the offense scored runs when it needed to...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Kluesner no-hits Charleston as Scott City baseball wins district semifinal (05/17/16)
Jordan Kluesner threw a complete-game no-hitter to lead top-seeded Scott City past tournament host Charleston in an MSHSAA Class 3 District 2 semifinal. Kluesner gave up an unearned run in the top of the first inning, finishing with 11 strikeouts and one walk...
Big start sends Kelly baseball over Saxony Lutheran, 15-7, into district championship (05/16/16)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- The Kelly baseball team gouged out a victory in the top of the first inning and cruised the rest of the way. The third-seeded Hawks scored nine runs in the opening frame on their way to a mild upset, a 15-7 win over second-seeded Saxony Lutheran in a semifinal of the Class 3 District 2 tournament Monday at Benny Hillhouse Memorial Park...
Big start sends Kelly baseball over Saxony Lutheran, into district championship (05/17/16)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- The Kelly baseball team gouged out a victory in the top of the first inning and cruised the rest of the way. The third-seeded Hawks scored nine runs in the opening frame on their way to a mild upset, a 15-7 win over second-seeded Saxony Lutheran in a semifinal of the Class 3 District 2 tournament Monday at Benny Hillhouse Memorial Park...
Senath-Hornersville falls to Caruthersville in C3D1 semis (05/16/16)
For nearly a year, Senath-Hornersville's baseball team saw a great deal of success thanks to a deep pitching rotation combined with athletic base running. Whenever they lost, they were plagued by defensive problems and a comparatively weak offense.
Senath-Hornersville falls to Caruthersville in C3D1 semis (05/16/16)
For nearly a year, Senath-Hornersville's baseball team saw a great deal of success thanks to a deep pitching rotation combined with athletic base running. Whenever they lost, they were plagued by defensive problems and a comparatively weak offense.
Notre Dame baseball stymies Perryville to move on to district championship (05/16/16)
Notre Dame center fielder Ben Womack's timing was impeccable on Monday afternoon. The sophomore left the ground at just the right second to make a spectacular diving catch in right center, robbing Perryville's Aaron Mueller of an extra-base hit to lead off the top of the sixth inning in a Class 4 District 1 baseball semifinal at Notre Dame...
Notre Dame baseball stymies Perryville to move on to district championship (05/16/16)
Notre Dame center fielder Ben Womack's timing was impeccable on Monday afternoon. The sophomore left the ground at just the right second to make a spectacular diving catch in right center, robbing Perryville's Aaron Mueller of an extra-base hit to lead off the top of the sixth inning in a Class 4 District 1 baseball semifinal at Notre Dame...
Advance's Whitson takes his final shot at state golf tournament (05/16/16)
The Advance High school golf team is competing in the MSHSAA Class 1 state tournament today and Tuesday at the Fremont Hills Country Club in Nixa, Missouri. That statement would have sounded other worldly five years ago when the Hornets did not have a golf team, and it may sound just as bizarre five years from now, as an uncertain future waits to play out for the program...
PREP ROUNDUP: SCC loses district opener in extras, local track athletes qualify for sectionals, state (05/15/16)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- C.J. Seger went 3 for 5 and batted in drove in all the runs as the fourth-seeded Hornets needed two extra innings but came through to eliminate the fifth-seeded Braves in the opening round of the Class 1 District 2 Tournament. Dawson Mayo picked up the win on the mound. He pitched a no-hitter for two innings and gave up no runs, struck out four and had no walks...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cape Girardeau Central baseball rallies past Hillsboro at district tourney (05/15/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday and Saturday.
Perryville baseball team squeezes past Dexter at district tourney (05/15/16)
Perryville baseball coach Jeff Steffens wanted to force the Dexter defense to make a split-second decision with the winning run standing at third base and the game tied at 4-all with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning. "We had a safety squeeze on," Steffens said. ...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cape Girardeau Central baseball rallies past Hillsboro at district tourney (05/15/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday and Saturday.
Pirates squeeze past Bearcats (05/15/16)
Perryville baseball coach Jeff Steffens wanted to force the Dexter defense to make a split-second decision with the winning run standing at third base and the game tied at 4-all with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning. "We had a safety squeeze on," Steffens said. ...
May 14, 2016 Scoreboard (05/14/16)
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Senath-Hornersville downs Malden in C3D1 tournament opener (05/14/16)
The Lions managed to avoid a repeat of last year's disappointing district tournament exit Saturday afternoon.
Holcomb holds off Campbell to advance in C2D1 tournament (05/14/16)
Going into Saturday's Class 2, District 1 tournament class between third place Holcomb and sixth place Campbell, coach Matt Casper knew the two teams were evenly matched.
Senath-Hornersville downs Malden in C3D1 tournament opener (05/14/16)
The Lions managed to avoid a repeat of last year's disappointing district tournament exit Saturday afternoon.
Class 5, District 1 announces all-district baseball team (05/14/16)
The Class 5, District 1 all-district baseball team was released earlier this week just days before the district tournament kicks off in Sikeston. All six teams -- Cape Central, Farmington, Hillsboro, Jackson, Poplar Bluff and Sikeston -- are represented as first team selections and honorable mention...
Southeast Missouri State baseball team drops series opener to Stephen F. Austin (05/13/16)
As the regular season winds down the Ohio Valley Conference-leading Southeast Missouri State baseball team finds itself in a slump. If there’s anything good to gleam of the Redhawks’ 3-2 loss on Friday afternoon it’s that they were playing non-conference opponent Stephen F. Austin...
Jackson baseball defeats Perryville 11-4 in final regular-season game for both teams (05/13/16)
By the time the rain had cleared on Thursday afternoon, the Jackson baseball team was ready to take the field. The Indians combined for 14 hits and received a strong combined effort on the mound, defeating Perryville 11-4 in both teams' regular-season finale at Jackson Stadium...
Jackson cuts down p'ville (05/13/16)
By the time the rain had cleared on Thursday afternoon, the Jackson baseball team was ready to take the field. The Indians combined for 14 hits and received a strong combined effort on the mound, defeating Perryville 11-4 in both teams' regular-season finale at Jackson Stadium...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Dexter baseball edges Chaffee (05/12/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Dexter baseball edges Chaffee (05/12/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Sidwell, Hurt pitch Sikeston to 7-2 win over North County (05/11/16)
Sidwell threw five innings of shutout ball while Hurt finished the last two innings to help the Bulldogs to a win in it's last regular season game at home.
Quick start lifts Dexter past Chaffee (05/11/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. - An electric start helped the Dexter Bearcats baseball team end the regular season on a high note Wednesday afternoon. Dexter recorded three singles, two doubles and a triple in the opening two innings of play against the Chaffee Red Devils.The sound hitting helped Dexter build a 7-1 lead against Chaffee by the start of the third inning...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson girls soccer slips past St. Vincent in PKs (05/11/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Quick start lifts Dexter past Chaffee (05/11/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. - An electric start helped the Dexter Bearcats baseball team end the regular season on a high note Wednesday afternoon. Dexter recorded three singles, two doubles and a triple in the opening two innings of play against the Chaffee Red Devils.The sound hitting helped Dexter build a 7-1 lead against Chaffee by the start of the third inning...
Sidwell, Hurt pitch Sikeston to 7-2 win over North County (05/11/16)
Sidwell threw five innings of shutout ball while Hurt finished the last two innings to help the Bulldogs to a win in it's last regular season game at home.
May 11, 2016 Scoreboard (05/11/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson girls soccer slips past St. Vincent in PKs (05/11/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
PREP ROUNDUP: Portageville bests Dexter, East Prairie gets by Woodland (05/10/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. -- Ryan Priggel hit two doubles and batted in two runs to lead the Bulldogs in the win over the Bearcats. Nicholes Allred was the winning pitcher for Portageville (16-13). He threw 3 2/3 innings and allowed no runs on one hit with three strikeouts and four walked batters...
Greenville gets timing right to slip past district foe Chaffee in state-ranked baseball battle (05/10/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Talk about timing. Moments before the skies opened up for good, the Greenville baseball team found its timing at the plate, scoring two times on three hits in the top of the fifth inning to break a 2-2 tie and pull out a 4-2 win over Chaffee in a rain-shortened, five-inning contest at Harmon Field...
Greenville gets timing right to slip past district foe Chaffee in state-ranked baseball battle (05/10/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Talk about timing. Moments before the skies opened up for good, the Greenville baseball team found its timing at the plate, scoring two times on three hits in the top of the fifth inning to break a 2-2 tie and pull out a 4-2 win over Chaffee in a rain-shortened, five-inning contest at Harmon Field...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Oran baseball team defeats Bell City in possible district preview (05/10/16)
Drew Reischman had a home run, a double and drove in three runs as the Oran baseball team upended state-ranked and defending Class 1 state champion and district nemesis Bell City 5-3 on Monday in Oran, Missouri. Preston Hahn picked up the win on the mound for the Eagles, who improved to 12-8 with the win. He pitched four innings, during which he allowed three runs (one earned) on six hits. He tallied four strikeouts and one walk...
Oran baseball team defeats Bell City in possible district preview (05/10/16)
Drew Reischman had a home run, a double and drove in three runs as the Oran baseball team upended state-ranked and defending Class 1 state champion and district nemesis Bell City 5-3 on Monday in Oran, Missouri. Preston Hahn picked up the win on the mound for the Eagles, who improved to 12-8 with the win. He pitched four innings, during which he allowed three runs (one earned) on six hits. He tallied four strikeouts and one walk...
PREP ROUNDUP: Local athletes qualify for track sectionals (05/09/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Many local tracksters qualified for the sectionals in both Class 1 and 2 after Saturday's district track meets. In Class 2, Charleston's Danitra Jones won district championships in both the 100 and 200-meter runs. The Bluejays also finished tops in the 4x200 relay. Jeremy Tucker won the high jump with a leap of 6-feet...
May 9, 2016 Scoreboard (05/09/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Local athletes qualify for track sectionals (05/09/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Many local tracksters qualified for the sectionals in both Class 1 and 2 after Saturday's district track meets. In Class 2, Charleston's Danitra Jones won district championships in both the 100 and 200-meter runs. The Bluejays also finished tops in the 4x200 relay. Jeremy Tucker won the high jump with a leap of 6-feet...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball shuts out Portageville 9-0 (05/08/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball shuts out Portageville 9-0 (05/08/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Notre Dame baseball team falls to Poplar Bluff in SEMO Conference tourney final (05/08/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Facing an eight-run deficit and down to its final six outs against one of the best teams in the state, the Notre Dame baseball team nearly found a way Friday night. The third-seeded Bulldogs pulled within two runs in the final frame, loaded the bases with two outs but couldn't get the last big hit in a 12-10 loss to top-seeded Poplar Bluff in the SEMO Conference Tournament championship at Bobby Strenfel Field...
Notre Dame baseball team falls to Poplar Bluff in SEMO Conference tourney final (05/08/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Facing an eight-run deficit and down to its final six outs against one of the best teams in the state, the Notre Dame baseball team nearly found a way Friday night. The third-seeded Bulldogs pulled within two runs in the final frame, loaded the bases with two outs but couldn't get the last big hit in a 12-10 loss to top-seeded Poplar Bluff in the SEMO Conference Tournament championship at Bobby Strenfel Field...
NMCC pushes win streak to three with rout over Portageville (05/07/16)
Palmer Campbell gave the Eagles a complete game shutout on the mound and the team's offense pounded out 14 hits for a decisive 14-0 win in five innings via the mercy rule.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston track team places third at SEMO North Conference meet (05/07/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. The Sikeston track team finished third in both the boys and girls during the four-team SEMO North Conference meet on Friday at the Sam Giambelluca Track complex in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Poplar Bluff won the boys side with a score of 98 and Jackson scored 108 points to claim the girls...
NMCC pushes win streak to three with rout over Portageville (05/07/16)
Palmer Campbell gave the Eagles a complete game shutout on the mound and the team's offense pounded out 14 hits for a decisive 14-0 win in five innings via the mercy rule.
Rally falls short for Notre Dame baseball as Poplar Bluff prevails in conference tourney final (05/06/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — Facing an eight-run deficit and down to its final six outs against one of the best teams in the state, Notre Dame nearly found a way Friday night. The third-seeded Bulldogs pulled within two runs in the final frame, loaded the bases with two outs but couldn’t get the last big hit in a 12-10 loss to the top-seeded Poplar Bluff Mules in the SEMO Conference Tournament championship at Bobby Strenfel Field...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Central baseball blanks Kennett (05/07/16)
Clayton Reynolds drove in the lone run of the game in the first inning as Cape Girardeau Central held Kennett scoreless to wrap up regular-season SEMO Conference action with a 1-0 win at home. Nick Wiggs pitched a complete game to get the win for the Tigers (13-10, 4-3 SEMO Conference). He recorded 10 strikeouts and had no walks...
May 7, 2016 Scoreboard (05/07/16)
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2016 Spring Sports District Tournament Brackets (05/07/16)
BASEBALL Class 1 District 1 Tournament at Gideon Class 1 District 2 Tournament at Advance Class 2 District 1 Tournament at Campbell Class 2 District 2 Tournament at TRCC Class 2 District 3 Tournament at Greenville Class 3 District 1 Tournament at Malden...
PREP ROUNDUP: Gilmer throws CG in Sikeston's road win over Notre Dame (05/06/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Sam Cox belted two doubles and had three RBIs while freshman Will Gilmer pitched a complete game win in Sikeston's 7-1 SEMO Conference road win over Notre Dame. Gilmer was given a 3-run lead before taking the mound after Sikeston touched up Noah Brown in the first inning. The visiting Bulldogs added four insurance runs in the seventh to secure the victory...
May 6, 2016 Scoreboard (05/06/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Gilmer throws CG in Sikeston's road win over Notre Dame (05/06/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Sam Cox belted two doubles and had three RBIs while freshman Will Gilmer pitched a complete game win in Sikeston's 7-1 SEMO Conference road win over Notre Dame. Gilmer was given a 3-run lead before taking the mound after Sikeston touched up Noah Brown in the first inning. The visiting Bulldogs added four insurance runs in the seventh to secure the victory...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Notre Dame baseball team drops battle of Bulldogs (05/06/16)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: South Pemiscot upsets Portageville for Bootheel Conference Tournament title (05/05/16)
STEELE, Mo. -- Bradley Wallace went 2 for 3 at the plate and drove in one run but it was not enough as the fourth-seeded Bulldogs were unable to fend off the upset-determined seventh-seeded host Bulldogs in the championship game of the Bootheel Conference Tournament...
Wolferding's first career start helps Sikeston split Oran, East Prairie doubleheader (05/05/16)
The senior combined with Trey Smith, who made his first varsity appearance on the mound, for an 8-0 shutout against visiting East Prairie after losing to Oran 7-2.
May 5, 2016 Scoreboard (05/05/16)
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Oldsen leads Kennett past Cooter, 1-0 (05/05/16)
Kennett junior pitcher Connor Oldsen has seen plenty of time on the mound this season, but coach Aaron New on Thursday handed Oldsen his first varsity start against Cooter.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball cruises past Seckman (05/05/16)
Gavon Turner hit a double and drove in three runs, as the Jackson baseball team knocked off visiting Seckman 11-6 on Wednesday. Jarrett Newell was the winning pitcher for Jackson (15-11). He threw six innings and allowed six runs (three earned) on eight hits. He had five strikeouts and walked four batters. Braeden Dobbs pitched the final inning to get the save and also doubled and batted in two runs for the Indians...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball cruises past Seckman (05/05/16)
Gavon Turner hit a double and drove in three runs, as the Jackson baseball team knocked off visiting Seckman 11-6 on Wednesday. Jarrett Newell was the winning pitcher for Jackson (15-11). He threw six innings and allowed six runs (three earned) on eight hits. He had five strikeouts and walked four batters. Braeden Dobbs pitched the final inning to get the save and also doubled and batted in two runs for the Indians...
May 4, 2016 Scoreboard (05/04/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson boys golf squeaks in to sectional meet (05/04/16)
Hunter Asher carded a seven-over-par 79 to help lead the Jackson boys' golf team to a second-place finish at Tuesday's Class 4 District 1 Tournament held at the Fox Run Golf Club in Eureka, Mo. The Indians edged Lindbergh by one stroke for second place and to qualify for the sectional meet, which will be held at the Algonquin Golf Club in the suburban St. Louis area...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston track has good showing at PB Invitational, NMCC makes district final (05/03/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- The Sikeston boys track team finished second at the Poplar Bluff Invitational track meet Tuesday while the girls took third. Earnest Fobbs won the long jump (20-6) and triple jump (44-1), Deterio Newman took the 400-meter with a 51.17 run and Sikeston's 4x4 relay team finished first with a time of 3:31.32...
PREP ROUNDUP: SCC escapes Risco, Sikeston loses to Poplar Bluff in PKs (05/03/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Gavin Pobst tripled and Jeffery Porter pitched six strong innings during the Braves' home win. Pobst, finished 3 for 3 with three RBI while Jacob Brown added three hits and three runs. Jordan Crone chipped in with a 2-3 effort for Scott County Central (6-3) as well...
Sikeston splits SEMO Conference Tournament doubleheader, falls to Poplar Bluff in semifinal (05/03/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Sikeston's SEMO Conference revenge tour began with promise, but hit a snag on a chilly evening at Capaha Park. A pitching gem from Trent Sidwell avenged an earlier loss to start Monday's SEMO Conference Tournament doubleheader but the Bulldogs couldn't keep it going an hour and half later in a different city...
Oran baseball slips past Kelly 4-3 in back-and-forth game (05/03/16)
ORAN, Mo. -- After four innings of back-and-forth baseball, Oran finally stopped the see-saw in the top of the fifth, throwing out a runner at the plate to end the inning and hanging on to defeat Kelly 4-3 on Tuesday at Oran High School. With two on and two out in the fifth, the Hawks got a single up the middle from Peyton Eftink. ...
Oran baseball slips past Kelly 4-3 in back-and-forth game (05/03/16)
ORAN, Mo. -- After four innings of back-and-forth baseball, Oran finally stopped the see-saw in the top of the fifth, throwing out a runner at the plate to end the inning and hanging on to defeat Kelly 4-3 on Tuesday at Oran High School. With two on and two out in the fifth, the Hawks got a single up the middle from Peyton Eftink. ...
May 3, 2016 Scoreboard (05/03/16)
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Sikeston splits SEMO Conference Tournament doubleheader, falls to Poplar Bluff in semifinal (05/03/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Sikeston's SEMO Conference revenge tour began with promise, but hit a snag on a chilly evening at Capaha Park. A pitching gem from Trent Sidwell avenged an earlier loss to start Monday's SEMO Conference Tournament doubleheader but the Bulldogs couldn't keep it going an hour and half later in a different city...
Kennett falls to Notre Dame 3-1 in SEMO Conference semifinals (05/03/16)
It's been a rough couple of weeks for Will Ferrell. First, there was the chicken pox. Then a kidney infection. But his Monday night took a turn for the better.
Senath-Hornersville and Holcomb fall in BCT first round upsets (05/03/16)
Senath-Hornersville's late-season trouble continued Monday, as the second place Lions squandered a 4-0 lead before falling to seventh place South Pemiscot 6-5 in the first round of the Bootheel Conference Tournament.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: St. Vincent baseball's Rellergert throws perfect game (05/03/16)
St. Vincent's Jordan Rellergert threw a perfect game as the Indians defeated visiting De Soto 3-0 in high school baseball action Monday. Rellergert recorded 10 strikeouts and walked three batters in the gem. Noah Niswonger blasted a solo home run to pace the Indians (14-6)...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: St. Vincent baseball's Rellergert throws no-hitter (05/03/16)
St. Vincent's Jordan Rellergert threw a no-hitter game as the Indians defeated visiting De Soto 3-0 in high school baseball action Monday. Rellergert recorded 10 strikeouts and walked three batters in the gem. Noah Niswonger blasted a solo home run to pace the Indians (14-6)...
Pitching leads Notre Dame baseball past Kennett in extras in conference tourney semifinal (05/03/16)
It's been a rough couple of weeks for Will Ferrell. First, there was the chicken pox. Then a kidney infection. His Monday night was took a turn for the better. Ferrell threw seven strong innings to hold second-seeded Kennett at bay, as third-seeded Notre Dame took out the Indians 3-1 in eight innings in a SEMO Conference Baseball Tournament semifinal at Capaha Park in Cape Girardeau...
Jackson falls to Sikeston in first round of conference tournament (05/02/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jackson coach Bryan Austin thought Monday's game was very similar to the first time his team faced the Sikeston Bulldogs. The biggest difference was the weather and who came out on top. Jackson, who defeated Sikeston earlier this season in its regular season conference tilt 3-2 in 10 innings, dropped its first-round game in the SEMO Conference Baseball Tournament to the Bulldogs 2-1...
Jackson falls to Sikeston in first round of conference tournament (05/03/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jackson coach Bryan Austin thought Monday's game was very similar to the first time his team faced the Sikeston Bulldogs. The biggest difference was the weather and who came out on top. Jackson, who defeated Sikeston earlier this season in its regular season conference tilt 3-2 in 10 innings, dropped its first-round game in the SEMO Conference Baseball Tournament to the Bulldogs 2-1...
Notre Dame baseball rallies past Cape Central in first round of SEMO Conference tourney (05/02/16)
Ben Womack did a little bit of everything for Notre Dame on Monday. The sophomore center fielder finished 2-for-2 with three RBIs and chased down five of the final eight outs to secure the third-seeded Bulldogs' 7-2 win over sixth-seeded Cape Girardeau Central in the opening round of the SEMO Conference Baseball Tournament at Notre Dame Regional High School...
May 2, 2016 Scoreboard (05/02/16)
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SEMO Conference baseball tournament will hold first-round, semifinal games today (05/01/16)
The rain-plagued SEMO Conference baseball tournament, which was supposed to be holding its championship game tonight, will get fully underway today with games at three locations in the area. Three of the first-round games that originally were scheduled for Friday finally will be played this afternoon, with the winners advancing to the semifinals this evening at Capaha Field...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson soccer improves to 14-2 (04/29/16)
Cassidi Tomsu netted two goals and had one assist to lead the Jackson girls soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Northwest in Cedar Hill, Missouri. Natalie Miller scored the other goal for Jackson (14-2). Lauren Bertrand and Megan Clifford each had an assist for the Indians...
PREP ROUNDUP: Portageville bests East Prairie, NMCC edges Cooter (04/28/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com Ian Torrey blasted a home run and drove in three runs as the Bulldogs edged the Eagles to get the win on the road. Bailey Cook pitched four innings to get the win for Portageville (13-9). He gave up no runs on four hits, struck out two and walked two batters...
Tidd's pitching leads Kennett past Greene County Tech (04/28/16)
Cody Tucker Daily Dunklin Democrat PARAGOULD, Ar. -- With less then 24 hours to prepare for the first round of the SEMO Conference Tournament, Kennett's high school baseball needed a strong pitching performance in their make-up clash with Greene County Tech (GCT)...
Riley's grand slam sinks Bloomfield 7-6 (04/28/16)
MALDEN, Mo. - Malden Green Wave cleanup hitter Chapen Riley knew a big opportunity was about to present itself when he arrived at the batter's box in the bottom of the fifth inning Thursday afternoon. "I knew as the inning was progressing I was going to have a chance to score some runs," Riley said. "When I got to the plate I had the mindset I wanted to get at least one run in and ended up driving in four runs."...
Riley's grand slam sinks Bloomfield 7-6 (04/28/16)
MALDEN, Mo. - Malden Green Wave cleanup hitter Chapen Riley knew a big opportunity was about to present itself when he arrived at the batter's box in the bottom of the fifth inning Thursday afternoon. "I knew as the inning was progressing I was going to have a chance to score some runs," Riley said. "When I got to the plate I had the mindset I wanted to get at least one run in and ended up driving in four runs."...
April 28, 2016 Scoreboard (04/28/16)
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SEMO and Bootheel Conference baseball seeds released for upcoming tournaments (04/27/16)
Seedings for both the SEMO and Bootheel Conference Baseball Tournaments were released Wednesday. The defending champion Poplar Bluff Mules were given the top seed in the SEMO Conference Tournament, which will begin this weekend. Caruthersville sits atop the Bootheel Conference with a perfect 7-0 conference record heading into Monday's first round games...
Holcomb, Senath-Hornersville fall on day before BCT seeding (04/27/16)
The Bootheel Conference standings took shape Tuesday, as Holcomb and Senath-Hornersville battled for their respective spot in the upcoming tournament a day before the seed meeting. Senath-Hornersville lost big in a 16-3 loss to Portageville, while Holcomb fell to Malden 8-7 in a back and forth offensive scramble.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bernie baseball team eases past Leopold in rain-shortened game (04/27/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bernie baseball team eases past Leopold in rain-shortened game (04/27/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Parkway South girls soccer snaps Jackson's winning streak (04/26/16)
Cassidi Tomsu and Grace Pehle each scored a goal as the Jackson girls soccer team's eight-game winning streak came to an end with a 3-2 loss against Parkway South on Monday in Jackson. Lauren Welker provided one assist for Jackson (13-2). Goalkeeper Sam Schnicker had seven saves...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Haas leads Notre Dame baseball past Shawnee at showcase (04/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Chaffee baseball downs East Prairie in conference play (04/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
Haas leads ND past Shawnee at showcase (04/24/16)
Trevor Haas hit a double and drove in four runs to lead the Notre Dame baseball team to a 9-1 victory over Shawnee, Illinois, on Saturday in the Notre Dame Showcase. Ethan Hunter was the winning pitcher for Notre Dame (9-6). He threw a complete game and gave up one earned run. He struck out six and walked one batter...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Chaffee baseball downs East Prairie in conference play (04/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
Sikeston pulls out 13-inning grind against Cape Central (04/23/16)
Bryce Bays hit the game-winning single in the bottom of the 13th to give Sikeston a 7-6 win over Cape Central during the first game of a triple-header Saturday.
PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly upsets state-ranked Caruthersville (04/23/16)
CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. -- Ty Householder had a double for the only extra-base hit of the game as Kelly edged out the Class 3 state-ranked Tigers 3-2 to get the win on the road. Jonathon Tyler picked up the win on the mound for Kelly (9-8). He pitched six innings and gave up two runs (one earned) on three hits. He had two strikeouts and walked one. Householder got the save in the final inning...
April 23, 2016 Scoreboard (04/23/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Torrey hits grand slam for Portageville, Saxony Lutheran soccer takes out Sikeston (04/22/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. -- Ian Torrey blasted a grand slam, a double and drove in six of the Bulldogs' 15 runs in the five-inning conference rout of the visiting Indians. Nicholes Allred was the winning pitcher for Portageville (11-9, 3-3 Bootheel Conference). He threw two innings and gave up no runs on one hit. He had four strikeouts and walked no batters. Jacob Leonard got the save in the final inning, allowing one earned run on one hit with two strikeouts and no walks...
April 22, 2016 Scoreboard (04/22/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Saxony Lutheran girls soccer trims Sikeston 2-1 (04/22/16)
Tess Daniel and Brianna Mueller scored goals as the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team posted a 2-1 victory over visiting Sikeston on Thursday. Grace Mirly and Taylor Fritsche had one assist apiece for Saxony Lutheran (14-1). Mackenzie Yant netted the lone goal for Sikeston (5-8-2)...
Kameron Misner leads Poplar Bluff baseball team past Jackson (04/22/16)
It took an inning for Kameron Misner to settle in, but he got the job done. The senior left-handed ace allowed three hits in six stellar innings of work, leading the Poplar Bluff baseball team to a 10-3 SEMO Conference win over Jackson on Thursday at Whitey Herzog Stadium...
Kameron Misner leads Poplar Bluff baseball team past Jackson (04/21/16)
It took an inning for Kameron Misner to settle in, but he got the job done. The senior left-handed ace allowed three hits in six stellar innings of work, leading the Poplar Bluff baseball team to a 10-3 SEMO Conference win over Jackson on Thursday at Whitey Herzog Stadium...
Bell City baseball powers past Bernie for SCAA tournament title (04/21/16)
BERNIE, Mo. -- When is a home-field advantage not an advantage? When the visiting team cashes in on your home field's perks. The Bell City baseball team reaped the rewards of short fences at Bernie High School -- about 335 feet to center field and 270 down the lines -- by hitting three home runs, including a grand slam from Bobby Wright, to defeat the Mules 7-5 in a battle of state-ranked sides in the championship game of the Stoddard County Activities Association Conference Tournament on Thursday.. ...
Bell City baseball powers past Bernie for SCAA tournament title (04/21/16)
BERNIE, Mo. -- When is a home-field advantage not an advantage? When the visiting team cashes in on your home field's perks. The Bell City baseball team reaped the rewards of short fences at Bernie High School -- about 335 feet to center field and 270 down the lines -- by hitting three home runs, including a grand slam from Bobby Wright, to defeat the Mules 7-5 in a battle of state-ranked sides in the championship game of the Stoddard County Activities Association Conference Tournament on Thursday.. ...
April 21, 2016 Scoreboard (04/21/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC blown out on the road, Tiffany tosses no-hitter (04/20/16)
CAPE GIRARDEAU (SMNS) -- Jacquen Cummins and Justin Vaught each had a double and two RBIs as the Tigers notched their 10th win of the season in the conference romp of the visiting Eagles. Brock Baugher was the winning pitcher for Cape Central (10-6, 3-2 SEMO Conference). He threw five innings and gave up two earned runs on one hit. He recorded eight strikeouts and three walks. Drake Mills pitched two clean innings to get the save for the Tigers...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball tops Bloomfield in SCAA tourney semifinal (04/20/16)
Bobby Wright went 2-for-4 and drove in four runs to lead second-seeded Bell City to victory over third-seeded Bloomfield, 9-0, in a semifinal of the Stoddard County Activities Association (SCAA) Conference Tournament on Monday, earning a berth in the title tilt...
Trent Pobst's two-run homer lifts Scott City baseball team past Notre Dame (04/20/16)
Trent Pobst couldn't have picked a better time to bring the lumber. The Scott City senior blasted an 0-2 pitch over the left-field fence with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning, delivering a two-run homer that propelled the Rams to a 4-1 victory over host Notre Dame on Tuesday...
Trent Pobst's two-run homer lifts Scott City baseball team past Notre Dame (04/19/16)
Trent Pobst couldn't have picked a better time to bring the lumber. The Scott City senior blasted an 0-2 pitch over the left-field fence with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning, delivering a two-run homer that propelled the Rams to a 4-1 victory over host Notre Dame on Tuesday...
PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly soccer team upends Sikeston in penalty kicks (04/19/16)
SIKESTON -- It took two nights to do it, but the Kelly girls soccer team picked up it first-ever win over the Sikeston Bulldogs Monday at the Sikeston Sports Complex. And it was in dramatic fashion. The Hawks defeated Sikeston 2-1 after two overtimes and during penalty kicks where they out-paced the Bulldogs 3-2...
Oran baseball rallies as missed opportunities haunt Saxony Lutheran (04/19/16)
The Oran baseball team could have let things get out of hand early. Instead, it chipped away and chipped away, rallying from a 6-0 deficit after just one inning to defeat host Saxony Lutheran 8-7 on Monday in Jackson. The Eagles tied the game at 6 in the top of the fifth before getting the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh. ...
Oran baseball rallies as missed opportunities haunt Saxony Lutheran (04/19/16)
The Oran baseball team could have let things get out of hand early. Instead, it chipped away and chipped away, rallying from a 6-0 deficit after just one inning to defeat host Saxony Lutheran 8-7 on Monday in Jackson. The Eagles tied the game at 6 in the top of the fifth before getting the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh. ...
Senath-Hornersville baseball sweeps home double header against Cooter and Malden (04/19/16)
Senath-Hornersville's high school baseball team earned two much needed wins Tuesday afternoon during a home double header against Cooter and Malden.
Senath-Hornersville baseball sweeps home double header against Cooter and Malden (04/19/16)
Senath-Hornersville's high school baseball team earned two much needed wins Tuesday afternoon during a home double header against Cooter and Malden.
Wilson shutout propels Kennett over Notre Dame (04/19/16)
Edward Wilson put in a dominant shift on the mound against state champions Notre Dame Saturday afternoon, leading Kennett to a 4-0 victory to improve to 8-4 on the season and 4-1 in the SEMO conference.
April 19, 2016 Scoreboard (04/19/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly soccer team upends Sikeston in penalty kicks (04/19/16)
SIKESTON -- It took two nights to do it, but the Kelly girls soccer team picked up it first-ever win over the Sikeston Bulldogs Monday at the Sikeston Sports Complex. And it was in dramatic fashion. The Hawks defeated Sikeston 2-1 after two overtimes and during penalty kicks where they out-paced the Bulldogs 3-2...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Red Devils lose lead but recover for 10-inning win (04/19/16)
The Chaffee baseball team let a two-run lead slip away in the top of the sixth inning, but the host Red Devils polished off Twin Rivers in the 10th inning with a 7-6 walkoff victory Monday. Landon Tenkhoff got the win on the mound for Chaffee (11-4), throwing 1 1/3 scoreless innings in relief and striking out two batters. Alec Bogenphol went 3 2/3 innings in the start, giving up three runs on four hits with five walks and four Ks...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Red Devils lose lead but recover for 10-inning win (04/19/16)
The Chaffee baseball team let a two-run lead slip away in the top of the sixth inning, but the host Red Devils polished off Twin Rivers in the 10th inning with a 7-6 walkoff victory Monday. Landon Tenkhoff got the win on the mound for Chaffee (11-4), throwing 1 1/3 scoreless innings in relief and striking out two batters. Alec Bogenphol went 3 2/3 innings in the start, giving up three runs on four hits with five walks and four Ks...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston baseball ends Wood Bat Classic with perfect record, Sikeston soccer takes fifth at Fralish Cup (04/18/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com PADUCAH, Ky. -- The Sikeston baseball team wrapped up a successful weekend with two wins on Saturday helping them remain perfect during the Dinger Bats Wood Bat Classic at St. Mary High School in Paducah, Ky. Sikeston defeated St. Mary 3-2 and Windsor 4-3...
April 18, 2016 Scoreboard (04/18/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Notre Dame baseball falls to Kennett (04/17/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
ND baseball falls to Kennett (04/17/16)
The Notre Dame baseball team ran into some early trouble and was never able to recover, dropping a 4-0 decision against Kennett in SEMO Conference action Saturday in Kennett, Missouri. Both starting pitchers went the distance and allowed only two hits, as Tyler Essner was tagged with the pitching loss for Notre Dame (8-3, 3-2 SEMO Conference). Essner allowed four runs (one earned) with three strikeouts and one walk...
High school roundup: Meadow Heights baseball defeats Oak Ridge 8-4 (04/16/16)
Reece Boyd had a double and two RBIs to help the Meadow Heights baseball team to an 8-4 conference victory over visiting Oak Ridge on Friday. Lane Baremore was the winning pitcher and also tripled for Meadow Heights (4-6). He threw six innings and allowed four earned runs on six hits. He recorded six strikeouts and walked three. Dawson Lindgren added a double and also got the save with two strikeouts in the final inning...
April 16, 2016 Scoreboard (04/16/16)
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Poplar Bluff baseball team edges out conference win over Cape Central (04/16/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Kameron Misner and the Poplar Bluff baseball team flashed some leather to stay unbeaten in SEMO Conference play. The senior center fielder made a pair of diving catches, one to end an inning and save a pair of runs, as the host Mules beat Cape Central 5-2 on Saturday...
Poplar Bluff baseball team edges out conference win over Cape Central (04/16/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Kameron Misner and the Poplar Bluff baseball team flashed some leather to stay unbeaten in SEMO Conference play. The senior center fielder made a pair of diving catches, one to end an inning and save a pair of runs, as the host Mules beat Cape Central 5-2 on Saturday...
High school roundup: Meadow Heights baseball defeats Oak Ridge 8-4 (04/16/16)
Reece Boyd had a double and two RBIs to help the Meadow Heights baseball team to an 8-4 conference victory over visiting Oak Ridge on Friday. Lane Baremore was the winning pitcher and also tripled for Meadow Heights (4-6). He threw six innings and allowed four earned runs on six hits. He recorded six strikeouts and walked three. Dawson Lindgren added a double and also got the save with two strikeouts in the final inning...
Oran baseball team uses big second inning to get past Chaffee (04/15/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. — A golden opportunity appeared in the top of the second inning Friday, and the Oran baseball team was there to take advantage of it. The Eagles drew three walks, had three hits and tallied six runs in the inning before recording an out, and Oran was never threatened the rest of the way, picking up a 7-2 win over host Chaffee in Scott-Mississippi Conference regular-season action...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston baseball tops Greenwood at Wood Bat Classic (04/15/16)
PADUCAH, Ky. -- Blake Wolferding smacked a double and drove in both Sikeston runs during Sikeston's 2-0 win over Greenwood, Ky., Friday at the Dinger Bats Wood Bat Classic at St. Mary High School in Paducah, Ky. Nate Self got the win on the mound and allowed just one hit in five innings. He struck out seven and walked three. Brandon hurt pitched the final two innings for the save giving up one hit and striking out four...
Portageville takes out Doniphan at Malden Invitational (04/15/16)
MALDEN, Mo. -- Breaking open a one-run game, the Portageville Bulldogs scored four runs in the final two innings Friday to down Doniphan 7-2 in their opening game of the Malden Invitational Tournament in Malden, Mo. "We struggled to wait on the ball at the plate early," Bulldogs' head coach Zach McDaniel said. "As the game went on I think we started to realize he's not going to get the ball by us so just wait on it. We had a couple two-out rallies and battled at the plate."...
PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston run-rules Woodland, East Prairie softball wins DH (04/15/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com Dylan Baugh hit a double and drove in two runs to lead the Blue Jays in the five-innng victory over the visiting Cardinals. Blake Simmons went the distance to get the win on the mound for Charleston (9-7). He allowed three earned runs and recorded seven strikeouts and one walk...
NMCC's 10 hits more than enough to sink Dexter (04/15/16)
Cold, windy conditions couldn't put a damper on New Madrid County Central's offense Thursday against the visiting Dexter Bearcats.
Bookend rallies spark Oran to 15-4 win over SCC (04/15/16)
Oran rode a hot start while Scott County Central found themselves scrambling to catch up. In the end, Oran's fast start was met by a big end during Oran's comfortable 15-4 win in six innings.
Holcomb baseball hails offensive form in winning week (04/15/16)
Holcomb's High School baseball team scored 55 runs in its past three away wins, signaling a strong run of offensive form as it prepares for a tough stretch of games in the coming weeks.
Holcomb baseball hails offensive form in winning week (04/15/16)
Holcomb's High School baseball team scored 55 runs in its past three away wins, signaling a strong run of offensive form as it prepares for a tough stretch of games in the coming weeks.
Oran baseball team uses big second inning to get past Chaffee (04/15/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. — A golden opportunity appeared in the top of the second inning Friday, and the Oran baseball team was there to take advantage of it. The Eagles drew three walks, had three hits and tallied six runs in the inning before recording an out, and Oran was never threatened the rest of the way, picking up a 7-2 win over host Chaffee in Scott-Mississippi Conference regular-season action...
April 15, 2016 Scoreboard (04/15/16)
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Saxony Lutheran girls basketball coach Sam Sides reflects on 38-year Hall of Fame career (04/15/16)
It was March 8, 2014, and the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team had just walked off the floor following a Class 3 quarterfinal victory over Lutheran St. Charles. The result sealed a first trip to state for the program, which had only been in existence since 2006. It was a good feeling, and the Crusaders were feeling good. Into the locker room they headed...
Bookend rallies spark Oran to 15-4 win over SCC (04/15/16)
Oran rode a hot start while Scott County Central found themselves scrambling to catch up. In the end, Oran's fast start was met by a big end during Oran's comfortable 15-4 win in six innings.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball nabs win in Arkansas (04/15/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball nabs win in Arkansas (04/15/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
Defense haunts Senath-Hornersville in loss to Caruthersville, 8-1 (04/14/16)
A spotlight has been growing above Caruthersville's baseball team throughout this season, as it continues to rack in big wins on the way to a 15-2 record. The Tigers have done so under the leadership of coach Brad Treece, who claims not to be concerned with keeping up with his team's impressive record.
Defense haunts Senath-Hornersville in loss to Caruthersville, 8-1 (04/14/16)
A spotlight has been growing above Caruthersville's baseball team throughout this season, as it continues to rack in big wins on the way to a 15-2 record. The Tigers have done so under the leadership of coach Brad Treece, who claims not to be concerned with keeping up with his team's impressive record.
Kennett ends Sikeston's 2-game streak (04/14/16)
Kennett's high school baseball team is developing a knack for having big plays come from a variety of players. The latest came against Sikeston, when #9 hitter Ty Ellis slapped an RBI single to bring home Nathan Spence in the fourth inning to give the Indians a 3-2 lead.