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High school roundup: Advance collects pair of wins at baseball tourney (04/20/14)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
Briefly: Bernie wins Malden baseball tournament (includes all 18 tournament scores) (04/20/14)
MALDEN, Mo. - The Bernie Mules took home the top prize at the nine-team two-day Malden Invitational varsity baseball tournament late Saturday night. Bernie, Advance and Doniphan won their respective 3-team preliminary pools Friday to advance to Saturday's 3-team championship pool...
NMCC surrenders five unanswered, falls to Bernie (04/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- Stepping right back on the field following an extra-inning win over Cooter on Friday, the New Madrid County Central Eagles surrendered five unanswered runs to the Bernie Mules to fall 8-4. "Bernie small-balled us there a little bit," NMCC head coach Joseph McClarty said. "They got some hits and found some holes. We hit the ball square today and I think they turned a couple double plays on us...
Portageville squeaks by Bloomfield (04/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- It wasn't without it's share of drama, but the Portageville Bulldogs closed out it's portion of Malden Invitational pool play with a win. Taking on Bloomfield in their second game on Friday, the Bulldogs forced the Wildcats to strand the tying run at third in the bottom of the seventh inning as they held on for the 6-5 decision...
Bernie Mules beat Advance 4-0 and NMCC 10-7 in softball doubleheader (04/19/14)
BERNIE, Mo. - Defending SCAA tournament champion Bernie is showing signs they are more than ready to defend their conference title a few days before the start of the Stoddard County softball tournament. Fresh off a 15-0 victory against Bloomfield Thursday Bernie moved within one game of the .500 mark Friday afternoon with a 4-0 victory against Advance and 10-6 win against traditional softball powerhouse New Madrid County Central...
Bunting helps Dexter beat NMCC baseball team 4-3 (04/18/14)
NEW MADRID, Mo. - Dexter Bearcats baseball coach Brian Becker didn't hesitate to play small ball in the final inning of a tie game against the New Madrid County Central Eagles Thursday night. After Dexter's Colton Averett started the seventh by reaching base on an error and Jason Mattison followed with a walk Becker asked his offense to move the game-winning run closer to home by bunting...
High school roundup: Chaffee baseball returns to winning ways (04/18/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
Dexter plays small ball to beat NMCC (04/18/14)
NEW MADRID -- Dexter Bearcats baseball coach Brian Becker didn't hesitate to play small ball in the final inning of a tie game against the New Madrid County Central Eagles Thursday night. After Dexter's Colton Averett started the seventh by reaching base on an error and Jason Mattison followed with a walk Becker asked his offense to move the game-winning run closer to home by bunting...
Dexter plays small ball to beat NMCC (04/18/14)
NEW MADRID -- Dexter Bearcats baseball coach Brian Becker didn't hesitate to play small ball in the final inning of a tie game against the New Madrid County Central Eagles Thursday night. After Dexter's Colton Averett started the seventh by reaching base on an error and Jason Mattison followed with a walk Becker asked his offense to move the game-winning run closer to home by bunting...
Bunting helps Dexter beat NMCC baseball team 4-3 (04/18/14)
NEW MADRID, Mo. - Dexter Bearcats baseball coach Brian Becker didn't hesitate to play small ball in the final inning of a tie game against the New Madrid County Central Eagles Thursday night. After Dexter's Colton Averett started the seventh by reaching base on an error and Jason Mattison followed with a walk Becker asked his offense to move the game-winning run closer to home by bunting...
SCAA Roundup: Bernie baseball team run-rules Bloomfield (04/18/14)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The highly anticipated baseball showdown between the top seeded teams in next week's SCAA varsity baseball tournament turned into a dud Thursday afternoon. The Bernie Mules calculated 14 unanswered run on its way to a 14-0 five-inning road win against the Bloomfield Wildcats...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran hands Scott Central 13-2 loss on the road (04/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Scoring eight runs in the first three innings, the Oran Eagles ran away to a 13-2 win over host Scott County Central Thursday in six innings via the mercy rule. Oran scored three runs in the first and another in the second before a four-run outburst in the third gave them a comfortable 8-0 lead. The Braves answered with two runs in the bottom of the third, but five combined runs by the Eagles in the fifth and sixth innings put the mercy rule in effect...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran edges Cooter 4-3, Sikeston tennis downed by Dexter (04/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Rally for a pair of runs late, the Oran Eagles downed Cooter 4-3 on Wednesday. Both teams came out of the first inning with a pair of runs and the Braves scored again in the third to go up 3-2. That lead held until a two-run rally in the seventh gave Oran the come-from-behind win...
Charleston snaps losing skid, beats East Prairie 5-2 (04/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- After losing their last nine games, the Charleston Bluejays picked an opportune time to get on track Wednesday as they played rival East Prairie in their annual Red/Blue game. Jumping out to a four-run lead early, the Bluejays were able to withstand several late Eagle threats for a 5-2 win that brings the hardware back to Charleston after a two year absence...
Bulldogs fall to Kennett on the road 3-1 (04/17/14)
SIKESTON -- The Kennett Indians only managed three hits off of Doug Still and the Sikeston Bulldogs on Wednesday -- but two of them came at just the right time for the Tribe. Tyson Campbell's sixth-inning base hit off of Still tied the score, then Bud Hilburn's hit three batters later chased home the go-ahead runs to give Kennett at 3-1 win over the Bulldogs in a key district and SEMO Conference game at Indian Park...
April 17, 2014 Scoreboard (04/17/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Priggel delivers again in Oran baseball team's victory (04/17/14)
Oran's Jacob Priggel marked the one-week anniversary of his walk-off hit against Scott City with another against Cooter on Wednesday afternoon. Priggel drove home Preston Hahn and Seth Ressell following Ben Heuring's sacrifice in the bottom of the seventh to lead the Eagles to a 4-3 victory at home...
Woodland baseball rides ace past Leopold (04/16/14)
LEOPOLD -- Lack of offense and a shaky defense are outright enemies to a pitcher. Thankfully, for Woodland pitcher Ben McCormick, he's had a lot of friends lately. McCormick pitched a five-hitter, and the Cardinals jumped to an early lead on the host Wildcats and cruised to a 5-2 baseball victory Tuesday afternoon...
Chaffee suffers first loss at the hands of Greenville 1-0 (04/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- Unable to score on Greenville pitcher Trey McDaniel, the Chaffee Red Devils suffered their first loss of the season, 1-0, on Tuesday. McDaniel was locked in a pitcher's duel with Chaffee senior Cody Payne all afternoon and got the game's only run in the top of the first inning. It was a Dakota Norden double driving in Devon Duncan, who reached on a walk, to give the Bears the early lead...
Woodland baseball rides ace past Leopold (04/16/14)
By Scott Roscovius Special to the Missourian LEOPOLD -- Lack of offense and a shaky defense are outright enemies to a pitcher. Thankfully, for Woodland pitcher Ben McCormick, he's had a lot of friends lately. McCormick pitched a five-hitter, and the Cardinals jumped to an early lead on the host Wildcats and cruised to a 5-2 baseball victory Tuesday afternoon...
High school roundup: Greenville deals Chaffee baseball first loss of season (04/16/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Schedule set for Malden baseball tournament, latest state rankings released (04/16/14)
The schedule has been released for the 9-team Malden Invitational baseball tournament. The tournament will take place Friday and Saturday on two baseball fields in Malden. The tournament is divided into three 3-team pools. Malden, Advance and Holcomb will compete in Pool A; Portageville, Doniphan and Bloomfield will compete in Pool B; and Bernie, Cooter and NMCC will compete in Pool C...
Schedule set for Malden baseball tournament, latest state rankings released (04/16/14)
The schedule has been released for the 9-team Malden Invitational baseball tournament. The tournament will take place Friday and Saturday on two baseball fields in Malden. The tournament is divided into three 3-team pools. Malden, Advance and Holcomb will compete in Pool A; Portageville, Doniphan and Bloomfield will compete in Pool B; and Bernie, Cooter and NMCC will compete in Pool C...
Neelyville hands Bloomfield baseball team first loss 16-4 (04/15/14)
Note: A photo gallery of Saturday's action i available at this link: View Photos Here BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats baseball team met its match for the first time this spring Saturday when it hosted the state-ranked Neelyville Tigers. Neelyville, which is ranked No. 4 in the latest Class 2 state poll, scored the first eight runs and the last eight runs on its way to a 16-4 six-inning win against Bloomfield...
April 15, 2014 Scoreboard (04/15/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Neelyville hands Bloomfield baseball team first loss 16-4 (04/15/14)
Note: A photo gallery of Saturday's action i available at this link: View Photos Here BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats baseball team met its match for the first time this spring Saturday when it hosted the state-ranked Neelyville Tigers. Neelyville, which is ranked No. 4 in the latest Class 2 state poll, scored the first eight runs and the last eight runs on its way to a 16-4 six-inning win against Bloomfield...
Chaffee baseball team stays undefeated with tournament victory over St. Vincent (04/12/14)
Chaffee scored 12 runs to win its 12th game of season on Saturday as part of the Chaffee Round Robin Tournament.
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team falls to defending state champs (04/13/14)
Josh Haggerty and Chase Urhahn each hit a double to pace the Bulldogs as the Notre Dame baseball team suffered its first loss of the season to three-time defending state champion Westminster Christian Academy 8-4 on Saturday in the suburban St. Louis area in a battle of the two top-ranked teams in the state in Class 4...
High school roundup: Jackson baseball run-rules North County in home win (04/13/14)
Jackson junior right-hander Michael Houchin held North County to two hits and the offense supported him with a run in every inning as Jackson posted a 10-0 home win in six innings Friday. Houchin struck out 10 batters and walked one. Junior Tyler Slinkard led the offense with a double and three RBIs. Jordan Hadden, who had three of the Indians' 10 hits, Devin Austin, Cameron Duke and Jon Schumer each had a double for Jackson (4-8)...
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team falls to defending state champs (04/13/14)
Josh Haggerty and Chase Urhahn each hit a double to pace the Bulldogs as the Notre Dame baseball team suffered its first loss of the season to three-time defending state champion Westminster Christian Academy 8-4 on Saturday in the suburban St. Louis area in a battle of the two top-ranked teams in the state in Class 4...
St. Vincent baseball team picks up second win of season against Meadow Heights (04/12/14)
The Indians defeated the Panthers 14-6 at the Chaffee Round Robin Tournament.
St. Vincent picks up second win against Meadow Heights (04/13/14)
The Indians defeated the Panthers 14-6 at the Chaffee Round Robin Tournament
Chaffee keeps unbeaten streak alive, hold off Puxico 8-6 (04/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- Despite some late-inning drama, the Puxico Indians couldn't deny the Chaffee Red Devils their 11th straight win to start the season. Playing in the Chaffee Round Robin Tournament on Friday, the Red Devils combined five hits with 15 walks to down the Indians 8-6 for their third win in as many days...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran rolls to 13-3 win, SCC beats Richland (04/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com OAK RIDGE -- Highlighted by a seven run rally in the third inning, the Oran Eagles rolled to a 13-3 win over Oak Ridge via the mercy-rule. A two-run first frame, plus the seven run third frame left the Eagles with a comfortable 9-0 advantage entering the fourth. They put up another three runs in the inning to move ahead 12-0 before Oak Ridge got on the scoreboard in the bottom of the inning...
Bernie baseball team slides by Advance 9-2 (04/12/14)
Note: 29 photos of the Bernie-Advance baseball game are available in a photo gallery at this link: View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - Bernie Mules baseball coach Darrin Shipman entered Friday's SCAA showdown against the Advance Hornets with the luxury of having most of his pitching staff fresh enough to pitch a few innings...
Chaffee baseball team stays undefeated with tournament victory over St. Vincent (04/12/14)
Chaffee scored 12 runs to win its 12th game of season on Saturday as part of the Chaffee Round Robin Tournament.
April 12, 2014 Scoreboard (04/12/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Bernie baseball team slides by Advance 9-2 (04/12/14)
Note: 29 photos of the Bernie-Advance baseball game are available in a photo gallery at this link: View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - Bernie Mules baseball coach Darrin Shipman entered Friday's SCAA showdown against the Advance Hornets with the luxury of having most of his pitching staff fresh enough to pitch a few innings...
Sikeston left stranded in 3-1 loss to Poplar Bluff (04/11/14)
SEMO News Service POPLAR BLUFF -- Sikeston put the first two batters on base, took the lead two batters later then loaded the bases to start the SEMO Conference game Thursday. It didn't get much better after that for the Bulldogs. Poplar Bluff's Brandon Stuckenschneider got out of the first-inning jam with a strikeout then stymied Sikeston as the Mules won 3-1...
SCAA Roundup: Bloomfield baseball team stays perfect, other SCAA schools secure wins (04/11/14)
The success continued Thursday for the undefeated Bloomfield Widlcats high school baseball team. Bloomfield improved to 6-0 with 29-3 win against Richland. "It's always nice to record a conference win and I was glad to see some different guys step up and contribute when given an opportunity to play," Bloomfield coach Tyler Trover said. "Our kids are doing some good things and we are going to have to continue that trend with the quality opponents on our schedule in the next week"...
Holifield selected to MBCA Hall of Fame (04/11/14)
Sikeston head boys basketball coach -- and Senath native -- Gregg Holifield has accomplished much in his coaching career, and now he is receiving the ultimate compliment for his success. The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association will induct Holifield into its Hall of Fame in a ceremony to be held April 26 at noon at the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in Springfield...
State-ranked Notre Dame denies Tribe (04/11/14)
For the first six innings of Thursday's SEMO Conference baseball game, the Kennett Indians were right there with state-ranked Notre Dame. However, the Bulldogs -- the No. 2 team in Class 4 -- scored three times in the top of the seventh inning to get some late breathing room and defeat Kennett 10-6 at Indian Park...
State-ranked Notre Dame denies Tribe (04/11/14)
For the first six innings of Thursday's SEMO Conference baseball game, the Kennett Indians were right there with state-ranked Notre Dame. However, the Bulldogs -- the No. 2 team in Class 4 -- scored three times in the top of the seventh inning to get some late breathing room and defeat Kennett 10-6 at Indian Park...
Lady Tribe rides another fast start past Campbell (04/11/14)
The two cornerstones for the Kennett Lady Indians softball team this spring have been fast starts on offense and great pitching to make it stand up. Thursday was no exception, as the Lady Tribe scored 10 runs in the top of the first inning and never looked back in a 20-1, three-inning victory over the Campbell Lady Camels at Indian Park...
Whitfield breaks KHS high jump record (04/11/14)
Saying that the Kennett Lady Indians shook off a slow start against the Caruthersville Lady Tigers Wednesday afternoon is a big understatement. After the Lady Tribe's leadoff hitter struck out in the bottom of the first inning, 11 of the next 12 batters reached base safely in a 10-run first inning on the way to a 16-0 victory over Caruthersville in softball action at Indian Park...
Notre Dame baseball team improves to 9-0 with win over Kennett (04/11/14)

The Bulldogs used a three-run HR by Chase Urhahn to defeat Kennett 10-6 By Mike Buhler Daily Dunklin Democrat For the first six innings of Thursday's SEMO Conference baseball game, the Kennett Indians were right there with state-ranked Notre Dame...

High school roundup: Chaffee baseball team defeats Leopold 1-0 to climb to 10-0 (04/11/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
Notre Dame baseball team improves to 9-0 with win over Kennett (04/11/14)
~The Bulldogs used a three-run HR by Chase Urhahn to defeat Kennett 10-6 For the first six innings of Thursday's SEMO Conference baseball game, the Kennett Indians were right there with state-ranked Notre Dame...
Sikeston left stranded in 3-1 loss to Poplar Bluff (04/11/14)
SEMO News Service POPLAR BLUFF -- Sikeston put the first two batters on base, took the lead two batters later then loaded the bases to start the SEMO Conference game Thursday. It didn't get much better after that for the Bulldogs. Poplar Bluff's Brandon Stuckenschneider got out of the first-inning jam with a strikeout then stymied Sikeston as the Mules won 3-1...
SCAA Roundup: Bloomfield baseball team stays perfect, other SCAA schools secure wins (04/11/14)
The success continued Thursday for the undefeated Bloomfield Widlcats high school baseball team. Bloomfield improved to 6-0 with 29-3 win against Richland. "It's always nice to record a conference win and I was glad to see some different guys step up and contribute when given an opportunity to play," Bloomfield coach Tyler Trover said. "Our kids are doing some good things and we are going to have to continue that trend with the quality opponents on our schedule in the next week"...
Late rally not enough to propel Bernie past Clearwater (04/11/14)
PIEDMONT, Mo. - A nice little pep talk after 3 1/2 innings was the pick me up that the Clearwater Tigers needed. After a sluggish start Wednesday against the Bernie Mules, the Tigers fell behind but scored eight unanswered runs. The Mules threatened in the top of the seventh but the deficit was too much as the Tigers won 8-5...
Late rally not enough to propel Bernie past Clearwater (04/11/14)
PIEDMONT, Mo. - A nice little pep talk after 3 1/2 innings was the pick me up that the Clearwater Tigers needed. After a sluggish start Wednesday against the Bernie Mules, the Tigers fell behind but scored eight unanswered runs. The Mules threatened in the top of the seventh but the deficit was too much as the Tigers won 8-5...
Dexter baseball team latest to suffer loss to undefeated Notre Dame (04/10/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Dexter baseball team in action against Notre Dame is available at this link: View Photos Here CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats became the latest victim of the undefeated state-ranked Notre Dame Bulldogs varsity baseball team Wednesday afternoon...
Oran baseball comes from behind to beat Scott City (04/09/14)
The Eagles defeated Scott City 7-6 on Jacob Priggel's walk-off hit in the seventh inning.
Oran rallies back to earn walk-off win over Scott City (04/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- For the first five innings not much went right for the Oran Eagles. While hosting Scott City, Oran saw a handful of errors on top of early struggles at the plate lead to a four run deficit heading into the bottom of the sixth on Wednesday...
PREP ROUNDUP: Chaffee routs Meadow Heights 13-3 (04/10/14)
CHAFFEE -- Cody Payne went 3 for 4 and the Chaffee Red Devils baseball team defeated Meadow Heights 13-3 Wednesday in five innings during the first game of the Chaffee Round Robin Tournament. The schedule of the tournament was altered and will continue on Friday starting at 4 p.m. when Puxico takes on St. Vincent. Chaffee will play Puxico at 6 p.m. in the second game on Friday. The tournament will continue into Saturday starting at 10 a.m...
Dexter baseball team latest to suffer loss to undefeated Notre Dame (04/10/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Dexter baseball team in action against Notre Dame is available at this link: View Photos Here CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats became the latest victim of the undefeated state-ranked Notre Dame Bulldogs varsity baseball team Wednesday afternoon...
High school roundup: ND golfers repeat at Farmington Invite (04/10/14)
Notre Dame sophomore standout Jack Litzelfelner carded an even par 71 to earn medalist honors and lead defending champion Notre Dame to a repeat at the Farmington Invitational on Wednesday at the Crown Pointe Golf Club in Farmington, Mo. Notre Dame's Trent Schumer tied with Camdenton's Michael Pfitzner for second place individually...
Oran baseball comes from behind to beat Scott City (04/09/14)
The Eagles defeated Scott City 7-6 on Jacob Priggel's walk-off hit in the seventh inning.
April 9, 2014 Scoreboard (04/09/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Tribe battles through rain at KCC; Kennett baseball rallies from nine runs down to win (04/09/14)
It was definitely a wild Tuesday for Kennett High School sports, thanks in part to the rain. The Kennett Indians golf team battled rain, the Poplar Bluff Mules and the Senath-Hornersville Lions in a match at Kennett Country Club, while the Tribe baseball team saw the rain move its game to Portageville -- and game that will go down as one of the most memorable ever in Kennett history...
Tribe battles through rain at KCC; Kennett baseball rallies from nine runs down to win (04/09/14)
It was definitely a wild Tuesday for Kennett High School sports, thanks in part to the rain. The Kennett Indians golf team battled rain, the Poplar Bluff Mules and the Senath-Hornersville Lions in a match at Kennett Country Club, while the Tribe baseball team saw the rain move its game to Portageville -- and game that will go down as one of the most memorable ever in Kennett history...
High school roundup:Woodland baseball team routs Meadow Heights 15-1 (04/09/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Tribe picks up pair of wins (04/08/14)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Getting a pair of huge road wins was just what the doctor ordered for the Kennett Indians baseball team. The Tribe opened the afternoon Saturday by routing the Seckman Jaguars 14-2, then closed the day with a hard-fought 3-2 victory over host Jackson in a SEMO Conference contest...
Tribe picks up pair of wins (04/08/14)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Getting a pair of huge road wins was just what the doctor ordered for the Kennett Indians baseball team. The Tribe opened the afternoon Saturday by routing the Seckman Jaguars 14-2, then closed the day with a hard-fought 3-2 victory over host Jackson in a SEMO Conference contest...
High school roundup: Perryville baseball sweeps Dexter in doubleheader (04/06/14)
Garrett Martin smacked a double in a three-run bottom of the seventh inning allowed the Perryville baeball team to edge Dexter 6-5. Trevor Green picked up his first win pitching. He threw 2 1/3 innings and allowed no runs or hits. He had three strikeouts and one walk...
High school roundup: Perryville baseball sweeps Dexter in doubleheader (04/06/14)
Garrett Martin smacked a double in a three-run bottom of the seventh inning allowed the Perryville baeball team to edge Dexter 6-5. Trevor Green picked up his first win pitching. He threw 2 1/3 innings and allowed no runs or hits. He had three strikeouts and one walk...
High school roundup: Notre Dame soccer team shuts out Central (04/06/14)
Abby Boyer scored three goals to lead the undefeated Notre Dame girls soccer team to its sixth consecutive victory of the season and a 5-0 win over Central. Kaitlin Welter added one goal and one assist for Notre Dame (6-0). Madeline Rosenquist netted one goal for the Bulldogs, while Jordan Nelson and Annie Siebert provided one assist apiece...
Kelly drops Lucky 13 opener 5-2 (04/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Unable to overcome an early deficit, the Kelly Hawks opened the Lucky 13 Wood Bat Classic with a 5-2 loss to Greenville on Friday at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. "We had a couple walks early on that hurt us," Kelly head coach Josh Eftink said. "Add a couple throwing errors here and there you give a good team like that some extra chances, opportunities where they don't even have to put the ball in play to score runs...
PREP ROUNDUP: Chaffee stays undefeated after 9-3 win over Advance (04/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ADVANCE -- With the help of a five-run outburst in the third inning, the Chaffee Red Devils remained undefeated on the season by downing the Advance Hornets 9-3 on Friday. After a scoreless first two innings Chaffee's third inning rally put them up 5-0 heading into the fourth...
South Pemiscot's Carter to play baseball at Three Rivers (04/05/14)
Logan Carter did not have a hard time making the choice to play college baseball at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff next year. "My brother went there for two years and he recommended," Carter said. "It has a good reputation and it's a good school. It seemed like the best fit for me, plus my good friend (and Kennett native) Tyson Campbell is playing baseball there."...
South Pemiscot's Carter to play baseball at Three Rivers (04/05/14)
Logan Carter did not have a hard time making the choice to play college baseball at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff next year. "My brother went there for two years and he recommended," Carter said. "It has a good reputation and it's a good school. It seemed like the best fit for me, plus my good friend (and Kennett native) Tyson Campbell is playing baseball there."...
April 5, 2014 Scoreboard (04/05/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran routs Bluejays in five innings (04/04/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- The Oran Eagles pounded out 13 hits on their way to a 14-0 victory over Charleston Thursday in five innings. Hunter Schlosser led the Eagles (2-2) with three hits and two RBIs. Seth Ressel earned the win on the mound after striking out six and walking one. Ressel also went 2 for 3 with a double at the plate...
April 4, 2014 Scoreboard (04/04/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Lady Tribe fires on all cylinders against Dexter (04/04/14)
Every once in a while, a softball team just has one of those days where everything falls into place. Tuesday was one of those days for the Kennett Lady Indians. The Lady Tribe scored nine runs in the first two innings, giving pitcher Madison Pickens all the support that she would need in tossing a one-hit, 11-0 shutout of the Dexter Lady Bearcats at Indian Park...
Central baseball team falls to unbeaten Poplar Bluff (04/04/14)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- The Central Tigers averted a gloomy prediction for rain Thursday, but they could not avoid the bats of the Poplar Bluff Mules. Poplar Bluff banged out 12 hits in a 9-1 victory over the Tigers in a SEMO Conference game at Strenfel Memorial Field to remain unbeaten...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston ninth grade baseball team splits with Jackson in DH (04/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston ninth grade baseball team split a doubleheader on the road against Jackson Wednesday. Sikeston lost the first game 8-2 but rebounded for a 7-2 win in the finale. The Bulldogs (5-1) out-hit Jackson 7-5 in the first game but fell behind 6-0 after the first two innings...
High school roundup: Central tennis team topples Dexter (04/03/14)
The Central boys tennis lead built a 6-1 lead over Dexter before rain stopped doubles play on Wednesday afternoon at Central High School Alex Mailes, Derek Nunnery, Jonah Roop, Vikas Rudrappa and Caleb Strickland all earned singles victories for the Tigers...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston ninth grade baseball team splits with Jackson in DH (04/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston ninth grade baseball team split a doubleheader on the road against Jackson Wednesday. Sikeston lost the first game 8-2 but rebounded for a 7-2 win in the finale. The Bulldogs (5-1) out-hit Jackson 7-5 in the first game but fell behind 6-0 after the first two innings...
Central wins battle of big seventh innings vs. Jackson (04/02/14)
For six innings Tuesday, the Central and Jackson baseball teams were locked in a tight, classic pitcher's duel. Then came the seventh inning, and pandemonium ensued. Josh Morse's two-run single keyed a five-run top of the inning for Central, and Jackson saw its three-run rally in the bottom of the seventh fall just short as the Tigers held on for a thrilling 6-4 victory at Whitey Herzog Stadium...
Payne, Chaffee slip by Bernie (04/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BERNIE -- Locked in a pitcher's duel with Bernie junior Devin Trammell, Chaffee senior Cody Payne got the late run support needed to keep his Red Devils' undefeated streak alive. Chaffee scored three runs on only one hit in the final three innings to hand the Mules their first loss of the season, 3-1...
Three-run sixth propels Dexter baseball team past Doniphan 3-2 (04/02/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - Less than a month into the 2014 high school baseball season the Dexter Bearcats are gaining a reputation as comeback kids. A week after the Bearcats secured a come-from-behind 4-3 victory against Malden the late-inning success continued Tuesday afternoon when Dexter plated three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to beat the Doniphan Dons 3-2...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC baseball gets first hit, win of the season (04/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- After being no-hit in each of their two games this season the New Madrid County Central Eagles got things going Tuesday in a 4-3 win over Charleston. The Bluejays scored a run in each of the first three innings while a three-run outburst by the Eagles in the top of the second left things knotted at 3-3 going into the fourth...
BRIEFLY: Kennett softball routs Dexter; baseball falls to Malden (04/02/14)
Editor's note: Because of mechanical problems, the Daily Dunklin Democrat had an early deadline Monday and Tuesday of this week. Tuesday's local sports stories will run in Friday's edition. We apologize for the inconvenience. It was a mixed day for Kennett's sports teams Tuesday at Indian Park...
Lady Tribe dominates Scott City (04/02/14)
The Kennett Lady Indians have not been backing away from playing tough competition to open the softball season. The Lady Tribe faced another tough foe Monday in the Scott City Lady Rams, but rose to the occasion with a blend of timely hits and solid pitching to take a 10-3 victory at Indian Park...
Lady Tribe dominates Scott City (04/02/14)
The Kennett Lady Indians have not been backing away from playing tough competition to open the softball season. The Lady Tribe faced another tough foe Monday in the Scott City Lady Rams, but rose to the occasion with a blend of timely hits and solid pitching to take a 10-3 victory at Indian Park...
Tuesday SCAA Results: Dexter wins 8th grade volleyball tournament (04/02/14)
Middle School Volleyball: Dexter 2, Woodland 0 The Dexter middle school volleyball team beat Woodland 25-20, 25-16, in the championship of the Bernie Invitational eighth grade volleyball tournament Tuesday night. --- Middle School Baseball: Dexter 20, Greenville 2...
High school roundup: Woodland's McCormick throws no-hitter (04/02/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Central wins battle of big seventh innings vs. Jackson (04/02/14)
By SCOTT ROSCOVIUS Special to the Missourian For six innings Tuesday, the Central and Jackson baseball teams were locked in a tight, classic pitcher's duel. Then came the seventh inning, and pandemonium ensued. Josh Morse's two-run single keyed a five-run top of the inning for Central, and Jackson saw its three-run rally in the bottom of the seventh fall just short as the Tigers held on for a thrilling 6-4 victory at Whitey Herzog Stadium...
Tuesday SCAA Results: Dexter wins 8th grade volleyball tournament (04/02/14)
Middle School Volleyball: Dexter 2, Woodland 0 The Dexter middle school volleyball team beat Woodland 25-20, 25-16, in the championship of the Bernie Invitational eighth grade volleyball tournament Tuesday night. --- Middle School Baseball: Dexter 20, Greenville 2...
Three-run sixth propels Dexter baseball team past Doniphan 3-2 (04/02/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - Less than a month into the 2014 high school baseball season the Dexter Bearcats are gaining a reputation as comeback kids. A week after the Bearcats secured a come-from-behind 4-3 victory against Malden the late-inning success continued Tuesday afternoon when Dexter plated three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to beat the Doniphan Dons 3-2...
Clark tosses second no-hitter thrown at NMCC (04/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston pitcher Jacob Clark had no idea what he had done until the final out was made. Though that may have been by design, the mob that met him before reaching the dugout gave him a pretty big clue...
April 1, 2014 Scoreboard (04/01/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Big hits elude Scott City baseball team in 6-4 loss to Bernie (04/01/14)
The Bernie Mules took advantage of their opportunities in the first three innings of Monday afternoon's contest against the Scott City Rams. The Rams (3-4) did not. That timely hitting proved to be the difference as Bernie opened their season with a 6-4 victory...
Clark tosses second no-hitter thrown at NMCC (04/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston pitcher Jacob Clark had no idea what he had done until the final out was made. Though that may have been by design, the mob that met him before reaching the dugout gave him a pretty big clue...
SCAA softball & baseball results (03/31/14)
SOFTBALL: Malden 8, Bernie 2 The Malden Green Wave softball team tallied six runs in the top of the first inning and never trailed after on its way to an 8-2 victory against the Bernie Mules Monday afternoon. Bernie scored both of its runs in the bottom of the seventh inning...
March 31, 2014 Scoreboard (03/31/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Meet highlighted by Darnell's record discus throw for Jackson (03/30/14)
Jackson senior Clay Darnell beat his nearest competitor by 30 feet in the discus competition at the Festus Early Bird Invitational on Saturday, and that might be the least impressive thing about his 173-feet-4-inch throw. The throw set broke Jackson's school record, was the longest by a high schooler in the state this year and the 33rd longest in the nation...
Scott City freshman Cox blanks NMCC (03/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- You can't ask for a much better rebound than that of Scott City freshman Braden Cox in his second start of his high school career. After taking the loss in his career debut, Cox took the mound against New Madrid County Central on Friday and no-hit the Eagles on his way to a 4-0 win...
Sikeston SOMO athlete busting down stereotypes (03/29/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- One of the many great aspects about Special Olympics Missouri is how it breaks down stereotypes of people with intellectual disabilities. Nobody is more emblematic of just how well our athletes can smash through those stereotypes with hard work and persistence than Southeast Area athlete Logan Gardner...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Rams hammer Charleston, Chaffee downs Bell City 15-2 (03/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- The Scott City Lady Rams softball team racked up 18 hits during its 21-0 win over visiting Charleston in five innings. Valerie Bahr went 4 for 4 with a double, a triple and three RBIs for Scott City. Lyndsie Robert added three hits, including a double and triple, while Shelby Rhymer had three hits and Macy Hall had two...
The 2014 Terrific Ten Basketball Team: Mitchell selected as Player of the Year (03/29/14)
Kevonte Mitchell's signature game for the Kennett Indians might have came on a night when he didn't get what he wanted most -- a victory. The Kennett senior scored 35 points and pulled down a school-record 26 rebounds in a Jan. 31 contest at Charleston, but the Tribe lost 79-75 to the Class 3 power. Nevertheless, it was games like that has earned Mitchell several postseason honors, including being selected as the Daily Dunklin Democrat Player of the Year in basketball, which headlines the newspaper's Terrific Ten Basketball Team.
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Rams hammer Charleston, Chaffee downs Bell City 15-2 (03/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- The Scott City Lady Rams softball team racked up 18 hits during its 21-0 win over visiting Charleston in five innings. Valerie Bahr went 4 for 4 with a double, a triple and three RBIs for Scott City. Lyndsie Robert added three hits, including a double and triple, while Shelby Rhymer had three hits and Macy Hall had two...
Dreary conditions don't spoil Bulldogs' walk-off win (03/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It was not ideal baseball conditions. Windy. Cold. Lots of rain. But it was an ideal victory for the Sikeston Bulldogs as they defeated Waukegan (Ill.) 7-6 in eight innings on Adam Kennard's bases loaded walk-off single at VFW Stadium on Thursday...
March 28, 2014 Scoreboard (03/28/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Oak Ridge baseball player injured in dugout by foul ball (03/28/14)
An Oak Ridge player was struck in the face and taken to a local hospital
Oak Ridge baseball player injured in dugout by foul ball (03/28/14)
An Oak Ridge player was struck in the face and taken to a local hospital
Dreary conditions don't spoil Bulldogs' walk-off win (03/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It was not ideal baseball conditions. Windy. Cold. Lots of rain. But it was an ideal victory for the Sikeston Bulldogs as they defeated Waukegan (Ill.) 7-6 in eight innings on Adam Kennard's bases loaded walk-off single at VFW Stadium on Thursday...
Same Payne for Central: Chaffee senior beats Tigers for third consecutive year (03/27/14)
The Red Devils defeated Central 1-0 behind a three-hit shutout performance by Cody Payne.
PREP ROUNDUP: Payne throws 1-0 shutout against Cape Central (03/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- Cody Payne pitched a complete game shutout as the Chaffee Red Devils defeated Cape Central 1-0 Wednesday. Payne pitched seven innings, allowed three hits and struck out eight while out-dueling Cape Central's Chase Hagerty. Hagerty, who struck out eight and gave up four hits, went the distance but gave up one run...
Sikeston routs Malden during home opener 19-1 (03/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Heading into the season, Sikeston baseball coach Alan Scheeter knew his pitching staff would be one of the team's strengths. But he wasn't so sure about his offense, which graduated eight seniors from last year's team...
March 27, 2014 Scoreboard (03/27/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Big hits power Tribe past Dexter (03/27/14)
The Dexter Bearcats did a great job of handling Kevonte Mitchell three of the four times that he came to bat against them. Fortunately for the Kennett Indians, there was that one other time. Mitchell blasted a three-run homer in the bottom of the third inning Wednesday afternoon to fuel a six-run rally and lead the Tribe past Dexter 8-2 in a SEMO Conference baseball game at Indian Park...
Big hits power Tribe past Dexter (03/27/14)
The Dexter Bearcats did a great job of handling Kevonte Mitchell three of the four times that he came to bat against them. Fortunately for the Kennett Indians, there was that one other time. Mitchell blasted a three-run homer in the bottom of the third inning Wednesday afternoon to fuel a six-run rally and lead the Tribe past Dexter 8-2 in a SEMO Conference baseball game at Indian Park...
Kennett hands Dexter first baseball loss 8-2 (03/27/14)
KENNETT, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats did a great job of handling Kevonte Mitchell three of the four times that he came to bat against them. Unfortunately for the Bearcats, there was that one other time. Mitchell blasted a three-run homer in the bottom of the third inning Wednesday afternoon to fuel a six-run rally and lead the Kennett Indians past Dexter 8-2 in a SEMO Conference baseball game at Indian Park...
Kennett hands Dexter first baseball loss 8-2 (03/27/14)
KENNETT, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats did a great job of handling Kevonte Mitchell three of the four times that he came to bat against them. Unfortunately for the Bearcats, there was that one other time. Mitchell blasted a three-run homer in the bottom of the third inning Wednesday afternoon to fuel a six-run rally and lead the Kennett Indians past Dexter 8-2 in a SEMO Conference baseball game at Indian Park...
High school roundup: Oran baseball team earns its first win of season (03/27/14)
Hunter Schlosser smacked two doubles and drove in three runs as the Oran baseball team rebounded from a loss on Tuesday to clinch their first win of the season with a 9-7 victory over the Hornets. Seth Ressel picked up his first win on the mound. He pitched five innings and gave up one earned run on four hits with five strikeouts and two walks. He also doubled and batted in one run for Oran (1-1)...
Sikeston routs Malden during home opener 19-1 (03/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Heading into the season, Sikeston baseball coach Alan Scheeter knew his pitching staff would be one of the team's strengths. But he wasn't so sure about his offense, which graduated eight seniors from last year's team...
Dexter baseball team edges Malden 4-3 in season opener (03/26/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - Dexter baseball coach Brian Becker didn't hesitate to give No. 2 hitter Austin Aldridge the bunt sign a third time after he obtained two strikes attempting to bunt with runners at first and second and nobody out. "We were in a situation there where we needed to get a bunt down," Becker said. "If you get yourself in a hole on the first two pitches so be it, you are still going to have to get the job done."...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran drops opener, East Prairie edged on the road (03/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- The Oran Eagles baseball team lost its first game of the year dropping a 6-5 decision to Bloomfield Tuesday at Oran High School. Oran had five errors in the loss and out-hit Bloomfield 8 to 4. Preston Hahn took the loss on the mound for the Eagles after pitching three innings of relief behind starter Hunter Schlossar. ...
Tribe suffers through rough season opener at Poplar Bluff (03/26/14)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- The third out of the second inning and Wesley Pyles' slider eluded the Kennett Indians just long enough to put them in a hole Tuesday. Consecutive two-out errors gave Poplar Bluff a 5-run lead and that was all the Mules needed behind their ace in an 11-1 win over Kennett in six innings...
Dexter baseball team edges Malden 4-3 in season opener (03/26/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - Dexter baseball coach Brian Becker didn't hesitate to give No. 2 hitter Austin Aldridge the bunt sign a third time after he obtained two strikes attempting to bunt with runners at first and second and nobody out. "We were in a situation there where we needed to get a bunt down," Becker said. "If you get yourself in a hole on the first two pitches so be it, you are still going to have to get the job done."...
High school roundup: Below pitches, bats Advance baseball to season-opening victory (03/26/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: East Prairie rallies to take down Saxony (03/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- The East Prairie Eagles baseball team fought back from a nine-run deficit Monday to take down visiting Saxony Lutheran 18-14. The Eagles (2-3) found themselves behind 10-1 after the first three innings when Saxony scored nine runs in the top of the third. ...
March 25, 2014 Scoreboard (03/25/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
March 24, 2014 Scoreboard (03/24/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: McCormick strikes out 18 in Woodland's season-opening win (03/23/14)
The Woodland baseball team defeated Oak Ridge 7-5 in the season opener for both teams on Friday afternoon. Ben McCormick recorded the complete-game win for the host Cardinals. He struck out 18 batters and walked eight and also added a triple at the plate...
High school roundup: Notre Dame boys volleyball program gets off to winning start (03/23/14)
The Notre Dame boys volleyball team won the program's first-ever match by defeating St. Francis Borgia 23-25, 25-14, 27-25 on the road on Saturday. "It's huge," Notre Dame coach Mark Moore said. "We're super excited. It's been a great start. A lot of these guys played some club volleyball over the winter, so they kind of got some exposure to the game, but they were very excited. ...
High school roundup: McCormick strikes out 18 in Woodland's season-opening win (03/23/14)
The Woodland baseball team defeated Oak Ridge 7-5 in the season opener for both teams on Friday afternoon. Ben McCormick recorded the complete-game win for the host Cardinals. He struck out 18 batters and walked eight and also added a triple at the plate...
Notre Dame baseball team opens season with run-rule win (03/22/14)
Graham Ruopp and Adam Pope combined on a three-hit shutout as Notre Dame blanked Festus 10-0 Saturday in a game shortened to six innings by the mercy rule.
Battle tested Tribe opens season Tuesday (03/21/14)
With five seniors and and a good amount of returning experience on the baseball diamond, the Kennett Indians are taking aim at capturing their third district title in the last four years. "We have a little bit more experience than what we came into last season with," Kennett coach Aaron New said. ...
Battle tested Tribe opens season Tuesday (03/21/14)
With five seniors and and a good amount of returning experience on the baseball diamond, the Kennett Indians are taking aim at capturing their third district title in the last four years. "We have a little bit more experience than what we came into last season with," Kennett coach Aaron New said. ...
Notre Dame expands HOF with five new inductees (03/21/14)
Notre Dame Regional High School held its Hall of Fame induction ceremony Feb. 7. Here is a brief look at the athletic achievements of each of the five members who gained entrance. A versatile athlete, who played basketball, baseball and track at Notre Dame, Williams set school track records in the 100-yard dash, 220, long jump and triple jump. ...
Eagle Ridge baseball claims its first win (03/21/14)
Winning pitcher Gabe Henson helped his own cause with a triple and two RBIs as Eagle Ridge defeated Community Christian of Paducah, Ky., at home for its first win of the season. Henson, Lane Henson and Dylan Woodall all had two hits for the Eagles (1-1-1)...
2014 Spring Sports Preview: Dexter Bearcats baseball team (03/19/14)
The Dexter Bearcats high school baseball program enters the 2014 season with 11 returning players off of last season's squad that finished 9-15. "We have some good ball players coming back," Dexter head coach Brian Becker said. "We struggled at the plate last year quite a bit, but hopefully we can turn it around at the plate this year."...
2014 Spring Sports Preview: Dexter Bearcats baseball team (03/19/14)
The Dexter Bearcats high school baseball program enters the 2014 season with 11 returning players off of last season's squad that finished 9-15. "We have some good ball players coming back," Dexter head coach Brian Becker said. "We struggled at the plate last year quite a bit, but hopefully we can turn it around at the plate this year."...
Dexter's Chase Young making mark as a freshman (03/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MARTIN, Tenn. -- Even after missing his senior year of high school to injury, former Dexter standout Chase Young hasn't skipped a beat in his transition to the next level. Not only is Young starting as a freshman at the University of Tennessee-Martin, he's one of the Skyhawks' leading contributors so far this season...
Wallace enjoying life at Murray State (03/14/14)
Editor's note: This is the fourth in a series of stories where the Daily Dunklin Democrat is catching up with former Kennett High School athletes who currently are playing Division I collegiate sports. Last month, we caught up with Fred Garmon. Earlier this week, we caught up with Adam Grantham and Andy Lack. Watch future editions of the Daily Dunklin Democrat for more features on area athletes...
Wallace enjoying life at Murray State (03/14/14)
Editor's note: This is the fourth in a series of stories where the Daily Dunklin Democrat is catching up with former Kennett High School athletes who currently are playing Division I collegiate sports. Last month, we caught up with Fred Garmon. Earlier this week, we caught up with Adam Grantham and Andy Lack. Watch future editions of the Daily Dunklin Democrat for more features on area athletes...
Lack makes adjustments at SEMO (03/12/14)
Editor's note: This is the third in a series of stories where the Daily Dunklin Democrat is catching up with former Kennett High School athletes who currently are playing Division I collegiate sports. Last month, we caught up with Fred Garmon and in Tuesday's edition, we caught up with Adam Grantham. Later this week, we will catch up with Cameron Wallace...
Lack makes adjustments at SEMO (03/12/14)
Editor's note: This is the third in a series of stories where the Daily Dunklin Democrat is catching up with former Kennett High School athletes who currently are playing Division I collegiate sports. Last month, we caught up with Fred Garmon and in Tuesday's edition, we caught up with Adam Grantham. Later this week, we will catch up with Cameron Wallace...
Grantham enjoying baseball at stAte (03/11/14)
Editor's note: This is the second in a series of stories where the Daily Dunklin Democrat is catching up with former Kennett High School athletes who currently are playing Division I collegiate sports. Last month, we caught up with Fred Garmon and in Wednesday's edition, we will catch up with Andy Lack...
Grantham enjoying baseball at stAte (03/11/14)
Editor's note: This is the second in a series of stories where the Daily Dunklin Democrat is catching up with former Kennett High School athletes who currently are playing Division I collegiate sports. Last month, we caught up with Fred Garmon and in Wednesday's edition, we will catch up with Andy Lack...
Still signs with Jefferson College (02/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- He wasn't sure if he was even going to play baseball before his junior season. As it would turn out, he made the right choice. Sikeston senior Doug Still signed his letter of intent to play baseball for Jefferson College Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House...
Still signs with Jefferson College (02/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- He wasn't sure if he was even going to play baseball before his junior season. As it would turn out, he made the right choice. Sikeston senior Doug Still signed his letter of intent to play baseball for Jefferson College Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House...
Wallace signs with Three Rivers (02/20/14)
Declan "D.K." Wallace has played baseball since he was a kid and has dreamed of playing at the collegiate level. Wallace recently took a huge step toward making that dream come true when he signed a national letter of intent to play college baseball at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff beginning this fall. Wallace will join teammate Tyson Campbell on the Raiders' roster next season...
Wallace signs with Three Rivers (02/20/14)
Declan "D.K." Wallace has played baseball since he was a kid and has dreamed of playing at the collegiate level. Wallace recently took a huge step toward making that dream come true when he signed a national letter of intent to play college baseball at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff beginning this fall. Wallace will join teammate Tyson Campbell on the Raiders' roster next season...
Trammel signs with Crowder (02/18/14)
One of the Bootheel's top baseball prospects is taking his game to the next level on the other side of the state. South Pemiscot and Dunklin County Post 303 pitcher Jacob Trammel recently signed a national letter of intent to play college baseball next fall at Crowder College in Neosho, located in the southwestern corner of Missouri...
Trammel signs with Crowder (02/18/14)
One of the Bootheel's top baseball prospects is taking his game to the next level on the other side of the state. South Pemiscot and Dunklin County Post 303 pitcher Jacob Trammel recently signed a national letter of intent to play college baseball next fall at Crowder College in Neosho, located in the southwestern corner of Missouri...
Trammel signs with Crowder College (02/14/14)
Ozzie Smith to speak at Semoball Awards banquet (02/10/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - Semoball.com announced on Monday that former St. Louis Cardinals shortstop and Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith will be the keynote speaker for the inaugural Semoball Awards in June. The Semoball Awards will be held June 21 at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau. ...
Ozzie Smith to speak at Semoball Awards (02/10/14)
Semoball.com announced on Monday that former St. Louis Cardinals shortstop and Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith will be the keynote speaker for the inaugural Semoball Awards in June. The Semoball Awards will be held June 21 at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau. ...
Ozzie Smith to speak at Semoball Awards (02/10/14)
Semoball.com announced on Monday that former St. Louis Cardinals shortstop and Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith will be the keynote speaker for the inaugural Semoball Awards in June. The Semoball Awards will be held June 21 at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau. ...
Ozzie Smith to speak at Semoball Awards banquet (02/10/14)
Semoball.com announced on Monday that former St. Louis Cardinals shortstop and Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith will be the keynote speaker for the first annual Semoball Awards in June.
Bernie's Stevens signs to play baseball at Mineral Area College (01/30/14)
BERNIE, Mo. -- Now with his National Letter of Intent signed, all Josh Stevens needs to worry about is having a good spring season with the Bernie Mules and perhaps winning a district title. Stevens signed Tuesday morning with Mineral Area College, and brings some hitting and versatility to the field for the Cardinals...
Campbell signs with Three Rivers (01/28/14)
Tyson Campbell was not just looking for a college that he liked and wanted to attend -- he wanted to find a school where the feeling was mutual. As a result, Campbell recently signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff beginning in the fall...
Campbell signs with Three Rivers (01/25/14)
Photo provided by Three Rivers CollegeTyson Campbell, front center, signs a national letter of intent to play baseball at Three Rivers College. He is surrounded by (clockwise from top left) Three Rivers head coach Stacey Burkey, Three Rivers assistant Joe Scarano, mother Gayla Campbell and father Kim Campbell. Watch Tuesday's Daily Dunklin Democrat for more information on Campbell's signing...
Simmons evolves on journey from Scott City to Southeast and now MLB spring training (01/23/14)
Shae Simmons, drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 22nd round of the 2012 MLB draft, was one of 22 non-roster invitees to the Braves' spring training.
Call them 'Iron Indians': Pixley sparks offseason weightlifting program at KHS (01/16/14)
Before coming back to Kennett last year, one of the hallmarks of Aaron Pixley's 13 seasons at the helm of Dexter High School football was the commitment of the team to the weight room. Pixley now is bringing that commitment to the weight room to Kennett as the school's head football coach, and it already is paying dividends. Several Kennett athletes have begun lifting and participating in other workouts after school as part of the program...
PREP ROUNDUP: East Prairie takes down Cubs (01/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRARIE -- The East Prairie Eagles defeated Bell City 75-51 Tuesday at East Prairie High School. Additional information was not available at press time. Prep Baseball COLUMBIA (SMNS) -- District assignments and host sites have been announced for district baseball tournaments for the spring of 2014...
District baseball classifications and host sites announced (01/08/14)
District assignments and host sites have been announced for district baseball tournaments for the spring of 2014. Three SCAA schools will compete in Class 1, District 2; three SCAA schools will compete in Class 2, District 3; one SCAA school will compete in Class 3, District 2; and one SCAA school will compete in Class 4, District 1...
2013 Stoddard County Sports Year-in-Review (01/03/14)
The accomplishments by Stoddard County athletes were unprecedented and at times unheard of at their respective programs before 2013. Other accomplishments represented continued success of traditional powerhouses in Stoddard County. The success continued for the Dexter Bearcats girls basketball program from the start of the calendar year until the end of 2013 under head coach Chad Allen. ...
Matheny challenges Boys & Girls supporters to serve others (12/18/13)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny began the day Thursday wrapping up Winter Meetings in Orlando, Fla. Less than 12 hours later, he stood in the Black River Coliseum, discussing his team's past and future at the Boys & Girls Club of Poplar Bluff's Steak 'n Burger fundraiser...
Matheny challenges Boys & Girls supporters to serve others (12/18/13)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny began the day Thursday wrapping up Winter Meetings in Orlando, Fla. Less than 12 hours later, he stood in the Black River Coliseum, discussing his team's past and future at the Boys & Girls Club of Poplar Bluff's Steak 'n Burger fundraiser...
High school roundup: Jackson softball tops Notre Dame (10/05/13)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
Neelyville beats Bernie 10-0 in September Showdown championship (10/05/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The offensive surge continued for the top-seeded Neelyville Tigers Friday night in the championship of the eight-team September Showdown baseball tournament at Bernie. Neelyville, fresh off a 25-3 quarterfinal win against Southland and 10-0 semifinal victory against Leopold, shut out second-seeded Bernie 10-0 in six innings to secure its third straight run-rule victory...
Neelyville beats Bernie 10-0 in September Showdown championship (10/05/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The offensive surge continued for the top-seeded Neelyville Tigers Friday night in the championship of the eight-team September Showdown baseball tournament at Bernie. Neelyville, fresh off a 25-3 quarterfinal win against Southland and 10-0 semifinal victory against Leopold, shut out second-seeded Bernie 10-0 in six innings to secure its third straight run-rule victory...
Puxico beats Bloomfield 5-3 in consolation final of Showdown (10/05/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The seventh-seeded Puxico Indians beat fourth-seeded Bloomfield 5-3 in the consolation championship Friday. Puxico broke a 3-3 tie when it plated two runs in the top of the fifth inning. The trouble started for Bloomfield when Ricky Julius reached base with one out after he struck out. Seth Luttrull followed with a double to put runners at second and third with one out...
Oct. 4, 2013 Scoreboard (10/04/13)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Rain postpones September Showdown baseball tournament until Friday (10/03/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Mother Nature finished first at the September Showdown baseball tournament for a second straight day Thursday. Heavy rain halted play before the seventh-place game between sixth-seeded Twin Rivers and eighth-seeded Southland was completed...
Hornets top South Pem 4-0, win Fall Tournament (10/03/13)
After earning a spot in the fall tournament by defeating Delta C-7 and Senath-Hornersville on Wednesday, the Holcomb Hornets took on the South Pemiscot Bulldogs for the fall tournament championship. The Hornets called on Cameron Clark to get the start, and follow up on a sensational 15 strikeout performance by Dustin Houart. ...
Holcomb defeats Senath-Hornersville, faces South Pem in finals (10/03/13)
Due to the rainy weather postponing previously planned games to start the fall baseball tournament, three games took place on Wednesday afternoon. First up, the Senath-Hornersville Lions sent Jon Harris to the hill, to take on Gideon. Harris did his job, as the Lions won 7-1. ...
Bernie beats Campbell and Puxico to earn spot in September Showdown baseball championship (10/01/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball program booked its spot in the championship of the Bernie Fall September Showdown with an 11-3 semifinal victory against the Campbell Camels Monday afternoon. Second-seeded Bernie scored in every inning but the second and limited Campbell to a single run in three different innings...
Bernie beats Campbell and Puxico to earn spot in September Showdown baseball championship (10/01/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball program booked its spot in the championship of the Bernie Fall September Showdown with an 11-3 semifinal victory against the Campbell Camels Monday afternoon. Second-seeded Bernie scored in every inning but the second and limited Campbell to a single run in three different innings...
High school roundup: ND tennis ends regular season with 14-2 record (10/01/13)
The Notre Dame girls tennis team ended an impressive regular season Tuesday afternoon. Notre Dame dropped only one match as the Bulldogs rolled past host Fredericktown 8-1. The Bulldogs improved to 14-2 as they prepare for the upcoming district tournament...
Prep Roundup: 9th grade football wins thriller over Poplar Bluff (09/30/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- As time ran out Sikeston ninth grader Justus Faulkner crossed the goal line to give his ninth grade football team a thrilling, come-from-behind 18-16 win over Poplar Bluff Monday at SPS Stadium in Sikeston. "They played with a lot of heart," Sikeston ninth grade coach Matt Johnson said. "They didn't allow themselves to be out of the game."...
Sept. 30, 2013 Scoreboard (09/30/13)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Fox's arm carries Bloomfield past Bernie 5-4 in dramatic fashion (09/27/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Bloomfield Wildcats baseball coach Tyler Trover never considered lifting ace starting pitcher Tim Fox after his team rallied from a 3-1 deficit to move ahead of the Bernie Mules 5-3 in the bottom of the fifth inning Thursday afternoon...
Fox's arm carries Bloomfield past Bernie 5-4 in dramatic fashion (09/27/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Bloomfield Wildcats baseball coach Tyler Trover never considered lifting ace starting pitcher Tim Fox after his team rallied from a 3-1 deficit to move ahead of the Bernie Mules 5-3 in the bottom of the fifth inning Thursday afternoon...
Houart K's 13 as Hornets stay hot (09/26/13)
The Holcomb Hornets baseball team returned to action on Wednesday afternoon, as they played host to the Campbell Camels. The Hornets sent Dustin Houart to the hill, and he was terrific all day. The Hornets led off the bottom of the first inning with walks by Logan Hollis and Hunter Swafford. ...
Sept. 25, 2013 Scoreboard (09/25/13)
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Cape Central softball edges Notre Dame 3-2 (09/25/13)
MaShanda Reed drove in two runs as host Central avenged a loss suffered earlier this season with a 3-2 win over Notre Dame in softball action on Tuesday. Kadie Orenstein was the winning pitcher, allowing four hits and striking out seven. She also went 2 for 3 at the plate for the Tigers (11-5). Morgan Duschell added two hits...
Bernie baseball team beats South Pemiscot 4-3 in extra innings (09/25/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team outlasted South Pemiscot 4-3 in nine innings Tuesday afternoon. The game was tied 3-3 heading to the bottom of the ninth inning. The trouble started for South Pemiscot when Austin Beck collected a leadoff double in the bottom of the ninth. ...
Bernie baseball team beats South Pemiscot 4-3 in extra innings (09/25/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team outlasted South Pemiscot 4-3 in nine innings Tuesday afternoon. The game was tied 3-3 heading to the bottom of the ninth inning. The trouble started for South Pemiscot when Austin Beck collected a leadoff double in the bottom of the ninth. ...
Sept. 24, 2013 Scoreboard (09/24/13)
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Bernie baseball team run-rules Puxico 15-5 (09/20/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team hit three home runs and tallied multiple runs in every inning on its way to a 15-5 six-inning win against the Puxico Indians Thursday afternoon. It is the sixth time this season Bernie (11-2) has tallied at least 10 runs in a game...
Bernie baseball team run-rules Puxico 15-5 (09/20/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team hit three home runs and tallied multiple runs in every inning on its way to a 15-5 six-inning win against the Puxico Indians Thursday afternoon. It is the sixth time this season Bernie (11-2) has tallied at least 10 runs in a game...
Salas pitches Lions past North Pem. (09/20/13)
The Senath-Hornersville Lions were back in action on Thursday afternoon, as they sent Ricardo Salas to the mound, to face off against the North Pemiscot Mustangs. Salas would set the tone for things in the first inning. Salas struck out two of the three hitters he faced, and quickly set down the Mustangs in order...
Cape Central inducts four members to its athletic Hall (09/19/13)
Travis Clark was all about reaching new heights during his high school days as a Central Tiger. Clark literally set the bar for all Central track athletes after him by winning three consecutive Class 4A state titles in the high jump. This Friday, Clark, a 1991 graduate, will again enter an elite realm when he is inducted into the Central High School Hall of Fame. ...
Four-run sixth propels Neelyville baseball team past Bernie 4-0 (09/18/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Neelyville Tigers baseball coach Justin Dobbins knew his team would have its work cut out for it before Tuesday afternoon's baseball showdown at Bernie ever got underway. "Bernie's a good team," Dobbins said. "They've been beating people and coach Shipman does a good job. We knew today it was going to be a battle. The Trammell kid is a good pitcher. He's been getting people out. We were hoping to scratch out a run somehow and finally we got to them."...
Prep Roundup: SHS netters blank Lady Jays, Brucker leads Kelly (09/18/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston tennis team swept visiting Charleston Tuesday 9-0 in a varsity only match at the Sikeston Public School Tennis Courts. This is Sikeston's second victory of the season. "We played well," Sikeston tennis coach Russ Dial said. "If this type of play continues we should fair well against (Poplar) Bluff."...
Four-run sixth propels Neelyville baseball team past Bernie 4-0 (09/18/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Neelyville Tigers baseball coach Justin Dobbins knew his team would have its work cut out for it before Tuesday afternoon's baseball showdown at Bernie ever got underway. "Bernie's a good team," Dobbins said. "They've been beating people and coach Shipman does a good job. We knew today it was going to be a battle. The Trammell kid is a good pitcher. He's been getting people out. We were hoping to scratch out a run somehow and finally we got to them."...
Prep Roundup: SHS netters blank Lady Jays, Brucker leads Kelly (09/18/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston tennis team swept visiting Charleston Tuesday 9-0 in a varsity only match at the Sikeston Public School Tennis Courts. This is Sikeston's second victory of the season. "We played well," Sikeston tennis coach Russ Dial said. "If this type of play continues we should fair well against (Poplar) Bluff."...
Stoddard County roundup (Sept. 16): (09/18/13)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter varsity girls tennis team cruised past Charleston 9-0 Monday. Dexter (6-2) is back on the court Tuesday when it hosts Poplar Bluff. View varsity results from Monday below: VARSITY SINGLES Baylee Cooper (D) def. Madelyn Nally 8-0...
Sept. 17, 2013 Scoreboard (09/17/13)
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Senath-Hornersville shuts out Bloomfield (09/13/13)
The Blomfield Wildcats brought a five game winning streak into their game against Senath-Hornersville Lions Thursday afternoon. Their goal was to extend the streak, but Jon Harris and the Lions would have different plans. After hitting the leadoff batter, Harris would get a double play ball, and a groundout to end the first inning...
Sept. 12, 2013 Scoreboard (09/12/13)
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Stoddard County roundup (Sept. 11): Bloomfield baseball team wins 5th straight (09/11/13)
Note: All results reported to Daily Statesman by midnight Tuesday. Coaches are encouraged to report results to dward@dailystatesman.com each night after a game. BASEBALL Bloomfield vs. Twin Rivers BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield baseball team extended its season-long winning streak to five games Tuesday afternoon with a 12-2 six-inning home win against Twin Rivers...
Senath-Hornersville Lions defeat Cooter (09/11/13)
The Senath-Hornersville Lions improved to 5-2 on the season, with a hard fought victory over Cooter. Ricardo Salas got the start for the Lions, and threw six great innings, only allowing one earned run on four hits. Brady Bibbs would come on in relief of Salas in the seventh, and also allowed one run...
Bloomfield baseball team wins 4th straight, beats Campbell 9-6 (09/10/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats baseball team collected its third straight come-from-behind win Monday afternoon when it rallied to beat the Campbell Camels 9-6 to extend its winning streak to four games. "I thought we came up with clutch hits with two outs and runners in scoring position," Bloomfield coach Tyler Trover said. ...
Bloomfield baseball team wins 4th straight, beats Campbell 9-6 (09/10/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats baseball team collected its third straight come-from-behind win Monday afternoon when it rallied to beat the Campbell Camels 9-6 to extend its winning streak to four games. "I thought we came up with clutch hits with two outs and runners in scoring position," Bloomfield coach Tyler Trover said. ...
Bloomfield scores three runs in the seventh to secure 10-9 walk-off win against Leopold (09/06/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Heading to the bottom of the seventh inning trailing Leopold 9-7 Bloomfield Wildcats coach Tyler Trover encouraged the hitters in the bottom of his lineup to find a way on base and give the top of the batting order a chance. Two of the first three Bloomfield hitters reached base followed orders and reached base on a single and walk which brought No. 9 hitter Jacob Hector to the plate with runners on first and second with one out...
Sikeston tennis falls to Fredericktown, Dexter volleyball pounds Jackson (09/06/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston tennis team lost 9-0 to Fredericktown Thursday. McKenna Dial was the closest Lady Bulldog who sniffed a win dropping her match 8-6. Dial continued close calls in her doubles match with Ashli Vaught losing again 8-6...
Bernie baseball team wins sixth straight, beats Risco 5-1 (09/06/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team improved to 6-0 Thursday afternoon with a 5-1 win against Risco. "We didn't play really well today," Bernie coach Darrin Shipman said. "Pavy did a really good job and threw the ball well for them. You have to give him credit. We missed a chance to have a big inning in the third, but again -he did a good job. Our pitchers did a good job as well. Hopefully, we can clean a few things up and play better [Friday]."...
Bernie baseball team wins sixth straight, beats Risco 5-1 (09/06/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team improved to 6-0 Thursday afternoon with a 5-1 win against Risco. "We didn't play really well today," Bernie coach Darrin Shipman said. "Pavy did a really good job and threw the ball well for them. You have to give him credit. We missed a chance to have a big inning in the third, but again -he did a good job. Our pitchers did a good job as well. Hopefully, we can clean a few things up and play better [Friday]."...
Lions defeat Hornets in thriller (09/06/13)
The stage was set for a pitchers duel on Thursday at Senath-Hornersville, and Brady Bibbs and Cameron Clark delivered. Both pitchers dominated portions of the game, and both pitchers showed their poise by working out of a few jams. Unfortunately for Clark he would earn the tough luck loss for the Hornets...
Errors haunt SHS softball, Kelly wins third-straight (09/04/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- Plagued by a barrage of errors, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs lost 11-1 in six innings to Perryville Tuesday. The Lady Bulldogs committed 13 errors which allowed Perryville the majority of their runs as the Lady Pirates had just three hits...
SHHS Baseball tops Campbell (09/04/13)
The Senath-Hornersville Lions picked up their first victory of the season on Tuesday, as they defeated the Campbell Camels 11-1. Joel Sawyer got the start for Senath-Hornersville. After giving up back to back singles to start of the game, Sawyer struck out two of the next three to get out of the inning unscathed...
Errors haunt SHS softball, Kelly wins third-straight (09/04/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- Plagued by a barrage of errors, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs lost 11-1 in six innings to Perryville Tuesday. The Lady Bulldogs committed 13 errors which allowed Perryville the majority of their runs as the Lady Pirates had just three hits...
Bernie baseball team downs North Pem. 26-1 (09/04/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The offensive success continued for the Bernie Mules baseball team in a big way Tuesday afternoon. Bernie improved to 5-0 on the young season with a convincing 26-1 three-inning win against the North Pemiscot Mustangs. The Mules, which are now averaging 13.2 runs per game, scored seven runs in the first inning, 12 runs in the second inning and seven runs in the third inning against North Pemiscot...
Bloomfield baseball team shuts out Puxico (09/04/13)
PUXICO, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats baseball team moved back to the .500 mark Tuesday afternoon with a convincing 9-0 win against the Puxico Indians. Tim Fox earned a win on the mound for the Wildcats. He struck out 12 in five innings pitched. Fox also went 2 for 3 at the plate with three RBIs...
Bernie baseball team downs North Pem. 26-1 (09/04/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The offensive success continued for the Bernie Mules baseball team in a big way Tuesday afternoon. Bernie improved to 5-0 on the young season with a convincing 26-1 three-inning win against the North Pemiscot Mustangs. The Mules, which are now averaging 13.2 runs per game, scored seven runs in the first inning, 12 runs in the second inning and seven runs in the third inning against North Pemiscot...
Power Surge: Bernie calculates 18 runs with wood bats, beats Bloomfield and Holcomb (09/01/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The power surge continued for the Bernie Mules offense Saturday afternoon at the Bernie Wood Bat Classic. The Mules, which are averaging 10 runs per game this fall, improved to 4-0 with a pair of convincing victories. Bernie beat Holcomb 8-0 in Game 1 Saturday and collected a 10-0 six-inning win against the Bloomfield Wildcats in the nightcap...
Oran bats come up big in first game (08/30/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Oran pitcher Tatum May got plenty of run support during the Lady Eagles' season opener Thursday. May pitched a complete game win while Oran pounded East Prairie 17-3 at Oran High School. May not only held East Prairie (0-1) to three runs but she was also an offensive leader at the dish with three hits including two doubles...
Bernie baseball team beats Senath-Hornersville 7-1 (08/30/13)
SENATH, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team improved to 2-0 Thursday afternoon with a 7-1 victory against the Senath-Hornersville Lions. "We played well today against a quality opponent," Bernie coach Darrin Shipman said. "I really like how we had four consecutive hits after two outs that plated three runs. ...
Bloomfield pitching staff shuts out Risco 5-0 in opener (08/30/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats baseball team tallied three two-out runs in the bottom of the first inning and never looked back on its way to a 5-0 season-opening win against the Risco Tigers Thursday afternoon. The Wildcats pitching staff was close to flawless on the hill...
Bloomfield pitching staff shuts out Risco 5-0 in opener (08/30/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats baseball team tallied three two-out runs in the bottom of the first inning and never looked back on its way to a 5-0 season-opening win against the Risco Tigers Thursday afternoon. The Wildcats pitching staff was close to flawless on the hill...
Bernie baseball team beats Senath-Hornersville 7-1 (08/30/13)
SENATH, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team improved to 2-0 Thursday afternoon with a 7-1 victory against the Senath-Hornersville Lions. "We played well today against a quality opponent," Bernie coach Darrin Shipman said. "I really like how we had four consecutive hits after two outs that plated three runs. ...
Youth Baseball Champs (08/30/13)
Bernie baseball team blisters Naylor 15-1 (08/29/13)
NAYLOR, Mo. - The Bernie Mules experienced little difficulty calculating runs in its fall baseball opener Wednesday afternoon at Naylor. The Mules pounded out 15 runs on 13 hits on its way to a convincing 15-1 six-inning victory against the Naylor Eagles...
Bernie baseball team beats Naylor 15-1 (08/29/13)
NAYLOR, Mo. - The Bernie Mules experienced little difficulty calculating runs in its fall baseball opener Wednesday afternoon at Naylor. The Mules pounded out 15 runs on 13 hits on its way to a convincing 15-1 six-inning victory against the Naylor Eagles...
Holcomb Hornets baseball preview (08/28/13)
Last season the Holcomb Hornets baseball programwas as good a program as you could find in the area. The team won their district, and made it all the way to the state championships, where they finished in third place. This season their head coach Matt Casper hopes they can keep the momentum going, and have another good run in them. ...
2013 Naylor Fall Baseball Schedule (08/24/13)
2013 Van Buren Fall Baseball Schedule (08/24/13)
2013 Campbell Fall Baseball Schedule (08/24/13)
2013 Bloomfield Fall Baseball Schedule (08/24/13)
2013 Bernie Fall Baseball Schedule (08/24/13)
Preview: Bernie Mules volleyball team (08/23/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Last season's Bernie Mules volleyball team will be a hard act to follow. In 2012 Bernie placed second in the 48-team SEMO Conference Tournament, won the SCAA Tournament, repeated as Class 1, District 1, champs and placed second at the state final four...
Campbell returns to coach Oran baseball team (08/22/13)
Campbell was hired by the Oran school board Wednesday to replace Paul Bucher, who resigned from the position less than two months after being selected as Wood's successor.
Campbell returns to coach Oran baseball (08/22/13)
Retired Oran baseball coach Mitch Wood, who remains the school's superintendant, had a question for his former all-state player Kody Campbell at a recent meeting. "What have you got planned for the spring," Wood asked. It's turns Campbell had been meaning to talk to Wood about the same topic...
Senath-Hornersville Lions baseball preview (08/22/13)
Last fall the Senath-Hornersville Lions finished the season with a 7-8 record. This fall, things could be vastly different. At times last season the Lions started seven freshmen. Head coach Jamie Johnson feels that could only bode well for their future. Johnson said "Those kids were really young last year, but they competed. Now they have some experience, and they have some games under their belt, and we are looking for bigger things this season."...
Senath-Hornersville Lions baseball preview (08/22/13)
Last fall the Senath-Hornersville Lions finished the season with a 7-8 record. This fall, things could be vastly different. At times last season the Lions started seven freshmen. Head coach Jamie Johnson feels that could only bode well for their future. Johnson said "Those kids were really young last year, but they competed. Now they have some experience, and they have some games under their belt, and we are looking for bigger things this season."...
Senath-Hornersville Lions baseball preview (08/22/13)
Last fall the Senath-Hornersville Lions finished the season with a 7-8 record. This fall, things could be vastly different. At times last season the Lions started seven freshmen. Head coach Jamie Johnson feels that could only bode well for their future. Johnson said "Those kids were really young last year, but they competed. Now they have some experience, and they have some games under their belt, and we are looking for bigger things this season."...
Squirrels open Series with win (08/16/13)
ANDALUSIA, Ala. -- Fighting off a late inning scare against Covington County, Ala., on Friday the Charleston Fighting Squirrels opened up the Senior Babe Ruth World Series with a 12-8 win. "We were fortunate enough to hold on for a win," Charleston head coach Michael Minner said. "We jumped out to a 10-0 lead and just didn't do a real good job of putting it away...
Risco, Bloomfield gear up for fall baseball season (08/16/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- After seeing several of their core members graduate this past spring, the Risco Tigers baseball team hopes to use this fall to bring a talented group of freshman up to speed with its senior-laden roster. "Graduation hit us pretty hard," Risco head coach Brandon Blankenship said. ...
Risco, Bloomfield gear up for fall baseball season (08/16/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- After seeing several of their core members graduate this past spring, the Risco Tigers baseball team hopes to use this fall to bring a talented group of freshman up to speed with its senior-laden roster. "Graduation hit us pretty hard," Risco head coach Brandon Blankenship said. ...
Fall Sports Preview: Bernie Mules baseball team (08/15/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules high school baseball program enters the 2013 fall season with few holes to fill coming off a successful 2013 spring campaign. The Mules return six of its nine starters off of a 2013 spring squad that finished 16-10 and won the Stoddard County Tournament...
Fall Sports Preview: Bernie Mules baseball team (08/15/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules high school baseball program enters the 2013 fall season with few holes to fill coming off a successful 2013 spring campaign. The Mules return six of its nine starters off of a 2013 spring squad that finished 16-10 and won the Stoddard County Tournament...
Squirrels chase first World Series win (08/14/13)
CHARLESTON -- With summer almost over and another regional title under their belt, the Charleston Fighting Squirrels now stand on the precipice of making program history. All that's left to accomplish is the most difficult things at any competitive level: a national championship...
Bloomfield Wildcats set to begin inaugural fall baseball season (08/14/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Bloomfield High School baseball players will have a new opportunity to fine-tune their skills on a baseball diamond this fall. The Boomfield School recently approved adding fall baseball to its list of extracurricular activities...
Bloomfield Wildcats set to begin inaugural fall baseball season (08/14/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Bloomfield High School baseball players will have a new opportunity to fine-tune their skills on a baseball diamond this fall. The Boomfield School recently approved adding fall baseball to its list of extracurricular activities...
Standard Democrat Male Players of the Year (08/10/13)
2012-13 Players of the Year Football Offensive: Kyland Gross, Sr. Sikeston Defensive: Nick Nichols, Sr. Sikeston Soccer Josh Hampton, Sr. Sikeston Basketball Vashawn Ruffin, Sr. Sikeston Wrestling Trevor Waldner, Jr. Dexter Baseball Seth Ressel, Jr...
Oran's newly promoted baseball coach resigns (08/09/13)
Paul Bucher also stepped down as the school's varsity volleyball coach days before practice will begin
Oran's newly promoted baseball coach resigns (08/09/13)
Paul Bucher also stepped down as the school's varsity volleyball coach days before practice will begin
Oran baseball coach Paul Bucher resigns (08/08/13)
Bucher, a 2006 Oran graduate who was hired in June to lead the school's baseball team, stepped down on Wednesday.
Bernie's Stevens signs to play baseball at U.T. Martin following successful stint at Three Rivers (08/07/13)
2010 Bernie graduate Quinton Stevens is set to continue his baseball career at the Division I level following a successful two-year stint at Three Rivers Community College in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Stevens, a standout hurler at the two-year community college the last two seasons, recently signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at the University of Tennessee at Martin...
Bernie's Stevens signs to play baseball at U.T. Martin following successful stint at Three Rivers (08/07/13)
2011 Bernie graduate Quinton Stevens is set to continue his baseball career at the Division I level following a successful two-year stint at Three Rivers Community College in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Stevens, a standout hurler at the two-year community college the last two seasons, recently signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at the University of Tennessee at Martin...
Potts' no-hitter propels Charleston Fighting Squirrels to World Series (08/07/13)
OSKALOOSA, Iowa - The near flawless pitching continued for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels Sunday night at the Midwest Plains Regional Tournament in Oskaloosa, Iowa. 2013 Dexter graduate Brad Potts dominated on the hill with a birth in next week's Senior Babe Ruth World Series on the line...
Potts' no-hitter propels Charleston Fighting Squirrels to World Series (08/06/13)
OSKALOOSA, Iowa - The near flawless pitching continued for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels Sunday night at the Midwest Plains Regional Tournament in Oskaloosa, Iowa. 2013 Dexter graduate Brad Potts dominated on the hill with a birth in next week's Senior Babe Ruth World Series on the line...