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Wills reaches "pinnacle" taking over Sikeston girls basketball team (04/29/16)
SIKESTON -- The desire to be a head basketball coach never left Alisha Wills. The fire to one day lead a team was the hottest when she was leading Three Rivers College to its first-ever Region-XVI championship. It lessened when her two children became priority...
Wills reaches "pinnacle" taking over Sikeston girls basketball team (04/29/16)
SIKESTON -- The desire to be a head basketball coach never left Alisha Wills. The fire to one day lead a team was the hottest when she was leading Three Rivers College to its first-ever Region-XVI championship. It lessened when her two children became priority...
Wilbourn's work ethic pays off with Missouri Valley signing (04/29/16)
After Steven Wilbourn signed on to continue his basketball career at Missouri Valley College, both he and his coaches evoked a consistent theme of hard work which led him to this point.
Wilbourn's work ethic pays off with Missouri Valley signing (04/29/16)
After Steven Wilbourn signed on to continue his basketball career at Missouri Valley College, both he and his coaches evoked a consistent theme of hard work which led him to this point.
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/28/16)
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball selections
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball selections
Talent for all seasons: Central's Al Young named Southeast Missourian Boys Basketball Player of the Year (04/28/16)
Make no mistake about it -- football comes first for Al Young. But that wasn't always the case, and it shouldn't take away from what he accomplished on the basketball court during his four-year career at Cape Central.
Talent for all seasons: Cape Central's Al Young named Southeast Missourian Boys Basketball Player of the Year (04/29/16)
Make no mistake about it -- football comes first for Al Young. But that wasn't always the case, and it shouldn't take away from what he accomplished on the basketball court during his four-year career at Cape Central.
2016 All-Missourian Girls Basketball (04/28/16)
Jersey number: 10 Height: 5-foot-7 Position: Point guard AAU/travel team: TC Hoops Favorite team tradition: Jamming before games Favorite memory from the season: Having a dance competition at the Queen of Hearts Tournament Favorite spot on the floor to shoot from: 15-foot jumper...
2016 All-Missourian Girls Basketball (04/28/16)
Jersey number: 10 Height: 5-foot-7 Position: Point guard AAU/travel team: TC Hoops Favorite team tradition: Jamming before games Favorite memory from the season: Having a dance competition at the Queen of Hearts Tournament Favorite spot on the floor to shoot from: 15-foot jumper...
Sikeston girls basketball coach Matt Schonhoff resigns (04/27/16)
The decision for Matt Schonhoff to step away from the Sikeston girls basketball program was his own. And he had his future in mind.
Saxony's Mueller wraps up season, career as Southeast Missourian Girls Basketball Player of the Year (04/27/16)
First, a disclaimer. If you are Brianna Mueller, avert your eyes. Because this is the story of the end of this chapter of your life -- the conclusion of four years of basketball at Saxony Lutheran, and sometimes even longer periods of friendship and teammate-ism -- and that's something you'd rather not talk about quite yet...
Saxony's Mueller wraps up season, career as Southeast Missourian Girls Basketball Player of the Year (04/27/16)
First, a disclaimer. If you are Brianna Mueller, avert your eyes. Because this is the story of the end of this chapter of your life -- the conclusion of four years of basketball at Saxony Lutheran, and sometimes even longer periods of friendship and teammate-ism -- and that's something you'd rather not talk about quite yet...
Sikeston girls basketball coach Matt Schonhoff resigns (04/27/16)
The decision for Matt Schonhoff to step away from the Sikeston girls basketball program was his own. And he had his future in mind.
SEMO Bulls take 16U crown in Dallas (04/27/16)
The SEMO Bulls 16U AAU basketball team won the Platinum Open Division championship during the NY2LA Sports Lone Start Invitational Sunday in Dallas, Tex. The Bulls defeated Team Jah's Elite 66-63 in the title game. Cape Central sophomore Austin Parker led the team with 18.5 points per game during the tournament while South Pemiscot freshman Dominique Hardimon added 12 points and 10 rebounds in the championship game. ...
Wilbourn signs with Missouri Valley (04/27/16)
Bonner signs with Jefferson College (04/27/16)
Mitchell, Thatch named Standard Democrat Basketball Players of the Year (04/23/16)
Sikeston's Tyeshia Mitchell and Fred Thatch were the catalysts for each of the Bulldogs basketball programs. One reached heights unseen while the other continues to surge through the record books.
Delta C-7's Matt Hoskins signs to play basketball at Bethel University (04/22/16)
Delta C-7 senior Matt Hoskins made history Tuesday afternoon, becoming the school's first athlete in recent history to sign on to continue his athletic career at the college level.
Sikeston's Fred Thatch named to MaxPreps All-American Sophomore team (04/20/16)
The postseason accolades continue to roll in for Thatch, who led Sikeston to a 28-3 record and a fourth-place finish at this year's Class 4 Show-Me Showdown in Columbia, Mo.
Lennies McFerren named new Kennett High School boys basketball coach (04/19/16)
The local athletic community is buzzing after Kennett High School named nine-time state champion Lennies McFerren as its new high school boys basketball coach.
Maurisio Zapata signs to play soccer at Robert Morris University (04/15/16)
Throughout the winter months, Maurisio Zapata could be seen darting through defenses as a member of Senath-Hornersville's Lions basketball team, but despite being a critical member of the team, he's had his sights set on soccer all along.
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...
Former Jackson boys basketball coach Steve Burk reflects on winning era heading into Hall of Fame induction (04/15/16)
It had been 39 years since the Jackson boys basketball team won a district basketball title when Steve Burk arrived in 1980. Burk was packing just four years of coaching experience when he left Chester, Illinois, after serving two years as the boys basketball coach. He was accompanied by his wife, Janice, and two young sons, Kyle and Drew, when he crossed the river, leaving his home state...
Former Jackson boys basketball coach Steve Burk reflects on winning era heading into Hall of Fame induction (04/15/16)
It had been 39 years since the Jackson boys basketball team won a district basketball title when Steve Burk arrived in 1980. Burk was packing just four years of coaching experience when he left Chester, Illinois, after serving two years as the boys basketball coach. He was accompanied by his wife, Janice, and two young sons, Kyle and Drew, when he crossed the river, leaving his home state...
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...
Jeffery Porter signs with Three Rivers College (04/11/16)
Porter led the Braves with 23 points, 8.7 rebounds, 4.1 assists and three steals a game this season.
New class and district assignments announced for basketball and football (04/09/16)
New class and district assignments were announced Saturday for both football and basketball for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years and will remain on a two-year cycle. The 128 smallest enrollments in basketball make up Class 1. The next 128 make up Class 2 and the next 128 make up Class 3. The next 96 make up Class 4. All remaining schools are placed in Class 5...
MSHSAA releases district, class realignments for football and basketball (04/09/16)
The Missouri State High School Activities Association released its newest classifications based on enrollment breaks for football and basketball on Saturday, re-aligning several districts around the area. In football, Scott City, Hayti and Portageville will drop a class and move to Class 1 District 1 -- a district that now features Barat Academy, Chaffee, Crystal City, St. Vincent and perennial power Valle Catholic...
MSHSAA releases district, class realignments for football and basketball (04/09/16)
The Missouri State High School Activities Association released its newest classifications based on enrollment breaks for football and basketball on Saturday, re-aligning several districts around the area. In football, Scott City, Hayti and Portageville will drop a class and move to Class 1 District 1 -- a district that now features Barat Academy, Chaffee, Crystal City, St. Vincent and perennial power Valle Catholic...
New class and district assignments announced for basketball and football (04/09/16)
New class and district assignments were announced Saturday for both football and basketball for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years and will remain on a two-year cycle. The 128 smallest enrollments in basketball make up Class 1. The next 128 make up Class 2 and the next 128 make up Class 3. The next 96 make up Class 4. All remaining schools are placed in Class 5...
Familiar faces headline announcement of Semoball Award winter sport finalists (04/09/16)
Saxony Lutheran's Brianna Mueller is no stranger to the Semoball Awards. She is the reigning Girls Basketball Player of the Year and Female Athlete of the Year. On Saturday it was officially announced that she'll get a chance to repeat at least one of those titles, as she is among 10 nominees for the 2016 Semoball Awards' Girls Basketball Player of the Year...
Familiar faces headline announcement of Semoball Award winter sport finalists (04/09/16)
Saxony Lutheran's Brianna Mueller is no stranger to the Semoball Awards. She is the reigning Girls Basketball Player of the Year and Female Athlete of the Year. On Saturday it was officially announced that she'll get a chance to repeat at least one of those titles, as she is among 10 nominees for the 2016 Semoball Awards' Girls Basketball Player of the Year...
New sites released for MSHSAA football and basketball championships (04/08/16)
The Missouri State High School Activities Association approved new locations for both the football and basketball state championships on Friday. The 2016 Show-Me Bowl -- which is the football championship -- will be played at Plaster Stadium at Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo., for Classes 1-6. The 2017 games will be played at Faurot Field at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Mo...
Bloomfield's Noah Vandiver named SCAA Player of the Year (04/08/16)
Bloomfield senior Noah Vandiver was named the Stoddard County Athletic Association (SCAA) Player of the Year after leading the Wildcats to is first state tournament berth in 50 years. Vandiver averaged 15 points and seven rebounds. Bloomfield head coach Jason Karnes was named the SCAA Coach of the Year after leading the Wildcats to a 28-5 record and with a fourth-place finish at this year's Show-Me Showdown in Columbia, Mo...
New sites released for MSHSAA football and basketball championships (04/08/16)
The Missouri State High School Activities Association approved new locations for both the football and basketball state championships on Friday. The 2016 Show-Me Bowl -- which is the football championship -- will be played at Plaster Stadium at Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo., for Classes 1-6. The 2017 games will be played at Faurot Field at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Mo...
Lawrence named POY for Tri-County Conference (04/02/16)
Gideon's Kason Lawrence was named the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year after leading the Bulldogs to their first-ever Show-Me Showdown appearance in March. Lawrence, a 6-5 senior, averaged 20 points and eight rebounds for the Bulldogs. He was also named to the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association Class 1 all-state team along with his teammate Allen Earnheart...
SCC's Porter, Oran's Cauble nab Scott-Mississippi Conference POY accolades (03/25/16)
Scott County Central senior Jeffery Porter and Oran freshman Leah Cauble were selected as the Scott-Mississippi Conference Players of the Year in boys and girls basketball, respectively. The 2015-16 all-conference teams were announced Wednesday. Scott City coach Mark Dannenmueller was named the boys Coach of the Year, while Oran coach Ethan Evans picked up girls Coach of the Year honors...
Eight area basketball players awarded with MBCA all-state honors (03/25/16)
Fresh off their second-place finish in Class 3, Saxony Lutheran seniors Brianna Mueller and Raegan Wieser are among eight local standouts on the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association's all-state list from the 2015-16 season, which was released Wednesday night...
Fred Thatch named MBCA Class 4 Player of the Year (03/24/16)
The 6-3 sophomore averaged a double-double at 20 points and 10 rebounds and is already Sikeston's fifth-leading scorer with 1,106 points throughout his two-year career.
2015-16 MBCA Final State Poll (03/24/16)
STATE POLL BOYS Class 1 1 Stanberry 31-0 2 Walnut Grove 30-3 3 Gideon 27-5 4 Glasgow 26-5 5 Winston 28-1 6 Mercer 23-5 7 School of Ozarks 22-3 8 Advance 24-6 9 Hardin-Central 19-9 10 North Andrew 23-6 Class 2 1 Hartville 29-4 2 Iberia 28-5 3 Wellington-Napelean 30-2...
Tyeshia Mitchell becomes first Sikeston player to win SEMO Conference's Bob Gray Award (03/23/16)
Mitchell brings the Gray Award to Sikeston for the first time in the same year the Lady Bulldogs won the SEMO Conference regular season outright for the first time in school history.
2015-16 SEMO Conference basketball teams (03/23/16)
ALL-SEMO CONFERENCE Al Young, 6-1, sr., Cape Central Dontarius Sharp, 5-11, sr., Charleston Jacob Smith, 6-3, sr., Jackson Javarcus Word, 5-8, jr., New Madrid Central Blake Bauwens, 5-11, jr., Notre Dame Willie Lucas, 6-6, jr., Poplar Bluff Marcedus Leech, 6-5, fr., Poplar Bluff...
2015-16 Scott-Mississippi Conference basketball teams (03/23/16)
BOYS Honorable Mention Coach of the Year: Mark Dannenmueller, Scott City GIRLS Honorable Mention Coach of the Year: Ethan Evans, Oran...
Cape Central's Al Young adds Gibbs Award to his trophy shelf (03/23/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Cape Central standout Al Young added the John Gibbs Award to his trophy collection Wednesday night, while Tyeshia Mitchell became the first Sikeston player in program history to win the Bob Gray Award. Both were honored at the 58th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum, which started with a keynote address by Southeast Missouri State men's basketball coach Rick Ray...
Sikeston seniors play vital roles in basketball team's return trip to Show-Me Showdown (03/21/16)
Sikeston finished a very promising season with back to back losses bringing their final record to 28-3, and for their six seniors, it was a bitter-sweet end to a career full of highs and lows.
Sikeston's tank on empty as it falls in Class 4 third-place game (03/20/16)
Sikeston found themselves in an unfamiliar position of not being able to score, shooting just 28 percent (8-29) in the first half, including hitting just 3 of 16 from behind the arc.
Woodland boys basketball coach Nutt steps down (03/20/16)
After two years as head boys basketball coach at Woodland High School, Logan Nutt has stepped down. Nutt said he came to the decision during the course of the last week, meeting with the schoo'sl administration before doing what both parties believed is "the best thing to do for my future."...
Woodland boys basketball coach Nutt steps down (03/21/16)
After two years as head boys basketball coach at Woodland High School, Logan Nutt has stepped down. Nutt said he came to the decision during the course of the last week, meeting with the schoo'sl administration before doing what both parties believed is "the best thing to do for my future."...
Sikeston's tank on empty as it falls in Class 4 third-place game (03/20/16)
Sikeston found themselves in an unfamiliar position of not being able to score, shooting just 28 percent (8-29) in the first half, including hitting just 3 of 16 from behind the arc.
Freshman Kevin Jones shines on biggest stage yet (03/19/16)
Jones was Sikeston's second leading scorer, sparked a defensive rally in the fourth and hit the biggest shot of his young career that sent the game into overtime.
Sikeston falls in overtime to Vashon in Class 4 semifinal 69-66 (03/19/16)
Sikeston (28-2) will play either Helias today at 12:50 p.m. for third place.
Freshman Kevin Jones shines on biggest stage yet (03/19/16)
Jones was Sikeston's second leading scorer, sparked a defensive rally in the fourth and hit the biggest shot of his young career that sent the game into overtime.
Sikeston falls in overtime to Vashon in Class 4 semifinal 69-66 (03/19/16)
Sikeston (28-2) plays Jefferson City Helias (20-10), who were 68-51 losers to No. 3 ranked St. Joseph Lafayette, Saturday at 12:50 p.m. in the third place game.
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer puts emotions, rust aside to breeze past Farmington in opener (03/18/16)
For all intents and purposes, the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team should be behind the eight ball. Maybe it is. But on Friday it didn't show it. With just four days of full-team practices under their belt, the defending Class 1 state champion Crusaders dropped Farmington 4-0 in the season opener at Saxony Lutheran High School, showing few signs of rust or a hardwood hangover as Tess Daniel scored a brace in the first half to spark her team...
Top two Vashon, Sikeston set for its anticipated Class 4 semifinal (03/17/16)
Second-ranked Sikeston (28-1) will take on top-ranked Vashon (24-4) Friday night at 6 p.m. at Mizzou Arena.
Sikeston's large and loud fan base provides edge for basketball team (03/17/16)
"With them roaring and screaming I think it effects the other team. It's almost like we're one. One team, one body. It's amazing having them behind us."
Class 4 semifinal capsule: Helias vs. Lafayette (St. Joseph) (03/17/16)
Helias Catholic vs. Lafayette (St. Joseph) When: Friday, 7:45 p.m. Where: Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo. Records: Helias (20-9); Lafayette (27-3) Last round: Helias defeated Glendale 73-63 (Quarterfinal); Lafayette defeated Raytown South 57-42 (Quarterfinal)...
Class 4 semifinal capsule: Sikeston vs. Vashon (03/17/16)
Sikeston vs. Vashon When: Friday, 6 p.m. Where: Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo. Records: Sikeston (28-1); Vashon (24-4) Last round: Sikeston defeated Parkway West 52-40 (Quarterfinal); Vashon defeated St. Charles West 57-31 (Quarterfinal). Next game: Winner plays either Helias or Lafayette (St. Joseph) in Class 4 state championship game on Saturday at 8:10 p.m. Loser plays in the third place game at 12:50 p.m...
Top two Vashon, Sikeston set for its anticipated Class 4 semifinal (03/17/16)
Second-ranked Sikeston (28-1) will take on top-ranked Vashon (24-4) Friday night at 6 p.m. at Mizzou Arena.
Sikeston's large and loud fan base provides edge for basketball team (03/17/16)
"With them roaring and screaming I think it effects the other team. It's almost like we're one. One team, one body. It's amazing having them behind us."
Sikeston trio turns basketball team into tough puzzle to crack (03/16/16)
The trio of Thatch, Dyes and Kimble gives Sikeston a rare and valuable edge. At any given time, each player could be considered the best on the floor, but together is when the Bulldogs get rolling.
Former NMCC standout to play pro basketball in Brazil (03/16/16)
"They believe in my game and they gave me an opportunity to continue my career and hopefully move on farther from here. They helped me get my foot in the door and continue my career playing ball."
Readying for Yale's first NCAA Tournament appearance in 54 years, former Jackson star Reynolds reflects on freshman season (03/17/16)
Approximately 1,100 miles and a year removed from his alma mater, 6-foot-7 Blake Reynolds followed as the Jackson Indians squared off a week ago against the same Saint Louis University team that ended his all-state high school basketball career. Now a freshman at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, he could only watch his former team by the glow of a computer monitor...
Former NMCC standout to play pro basketball in Brazil (03/16/16)
"They believe in my game and they gave me an opportunity to continue my career and hopefully move on farther from here. They helped me get my foot in the door and continue my career playing ball."
Sikeston reaches Class 4 semifinal with 52-40 win over Parkway West (03/13/16)
The Bulldogs (28-1), ranked second in the MBCA Class 4 state poll, will play top-ranked Vashon in a semifinal game on Friday at 6 p.m. at Mizzou Arena.
MICDS duo, defense too much for Dexter girls in Class 4 quarterfinal (03/13/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON, Mo. -- MICDS has been one of the best defensive teams this season and Dexter found that out firsthand. They also found out just how tough two of their stars can be to slow down. The Bearcats dropped a 58-44 decision to the Rams during a Class 4 quarterfinal at the Farmington Civic Center in Farmington, Mo., ending their season at 23-6...
Sikeston reaches Class 4 semifinals with 52-40 win over Parkway West (03/13/16)
The Bulldogs (28-1), ranked second in the MBCA Class 4 state poll, will play top-ranked Vashon in a semifinal game on Friday at 6 p.m. at Mizzou Arena.
NOTEBOOK: End of season, era for Saxony Lutheran girls basketball family (03/12/16)
COLUMBIA, Missouri -- There were already tears in her eyes -- and why wouldn't there be, after four years working toward a singular goal that drifted away by just a few points? But when she opened her mouth to talk about her coach, Grace Mirly stopped short. Her eyes welled up, she paused to catch her breath and she smiled as much as one can smile after losing a state championship...
Family atmosphere comforts Saxony girls basketball team at end of season, era (03/13/16)
COLUMBIA, Missouri -- There were already tears in her eyes -- and why wouldn't there be, after four years working toward a singular goal that drifted away by just a few points? But when she opened her mouth to talk about her coach, Grace Mirly stopped short. Her eyes welled up, she paused to catch her breath and she smiled as much as one can smile after losing a state championship...
Gideon's second quarter surge leads to Class 1 third-place win over Glasgow (03/12/16)
"There's only one better way to finish, so I guess we should be pretty happy and thank God for what we have."
Comeback falls short as Saxony Lutheran girls basketball is undone by Strafford in Class 3 title game (03/12/16)
Will be updated with full story and photo gallery COLUMBIA, Missouri ó†A sluggish start and first-half shooting woes dug a big hole the Saxony Lutheran basketball team was unable to dig out of as Strafford dropped the Crusaders 50-46 for the MSHSAA Class 3 girls state championship on Saturday at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Missouri...
Comeback falls short as Saxony Lutheran girls basketball is undone by Strafford in Class 3 title game (03/12/16)
COLUMBIA, Mo. ó It was going to take an extraordinary effort for the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team to rally back in the final quarter of Saturdayís Class 3 state championship game. A layup by Straffordís Kaylee Larimer put the Crusaders in a 12-point hole with seven minutes remaining, but just as it had been the case all season, Saxony kept fighting. The Crusaders knocked down bucket after bucket in the final minutes, pulling within two when Raegan Wieserís triple from the right elbow splashed through the net with 31.1 seconds remaining.
Gideon's second quarter surge leads to Class 1 third-place win over Glasgow (03/12/16)
"There's only one better way to finish, so I guess we should be pretty happy and thank God for what we have."
Unkind overtime leads to Gideon's Class 1 semifinal loss to Walnut Grove (03/11/16)
"We had our chances the entire game. We had our chances in overtime. We just didn't finish. They got a couple buckets (in overtime), and we didn't respond the way we needed to."
Capsules: Sikeston boys, Dexter girls set for Class 4 quarterfinal (03/11/16)
Sikeston and Dexter will travel together again for a chance to make the Class 4 semifinals in Columbia. Sikeston appears in its seventh quarterfinal game in seven years while Dexter makes its fourth appearance in five years.
Dustin Ferguson steps down as Hayti boys basketball coach (03/11/16)
Dustin Ferguson will return to Clarkton as it's K-12 assistant principal next fall, leaving vacant the coaching position he held at Hayti High School for two seasons.
Unkind overtime leads to Gideon's Class 1 semifinal loss to Walnut Grove (03/11/16)
"We had our chances the entire game. We had our chances in overtime. We just didn't finish. They got a couple buckets (in overtime), and we didn't respond the way we needed to."
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team gets job done on inside in absence of injured starter Galemmo (03/11/16)
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The situation was far from ideal as Saxony Lutheran senior Ali Galemmo watched her team pull together in Thursday's Class 3 semifinal against Southern Boone at Mizzou Arena. All Galemmo could do was cheer on her teammates from the bench, as she sat with her foot wrapped in a cast, a pair of crutches at her side...
Neelyville girls advance to Class 2 state final (03/10/16)
Lady Tigers run away in second half to beat New Franklin 63-45, face three-time defending state champions Saturday.
Naylor girls basketball team advances to Class 1 state final (03/10/16)
Lady Eagles advance to championship game for second straight year with 37-32 win over defending champs.
Bloomfield boys fall in OT of Class 2 semifinal (03/10/16)
MSHSAA Class 2 semifinal: Iberia 65, Bloomfield 58 (OT)
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team gets job done inside in absence of injured starter Galemmo (03/10/16)
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The situation was far from ideal as Saxony Lutheran senior Ali Galemmo watched her team pull together in Thursday's Class 3 semifinal against Southern Boone at Mizzou Arena. All Galemmo could do was cheer on her teammates from the bench, as she sat with her foot wrapped in a cast, a pair of crutches at her side...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team advances to Class 3 state championship game (03/10/16)
The Crusaders defeated Southern Boone 53-40 and will play Strafford in Saturday's title showdown.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team advances to Class 3 state championship game (03/10/16)
The Crusaders defeated Southern Boone 53-40 and will play Strafford in Saturday's title showdown.
Competitive nature drives Saxony Lutheran girls basketball seniors back to final four (03/10/16)
Four years ago, coach Sam Sides was hoping to get a glimpse of a recent influx of young talent when he recalls holding an open gym for members of the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team. Among those young players were freshmen Maddie Brune and Ashlynn Collier, who squared off in a physical pick-up game that Sides referred to as "knock-down, drag-out."...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team leans on old cliche to reach great heights (03/10/16)
Go ahead and call the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team a walking cliche if you'd like, but if the Crusaders are going to win a state championship -- which they set out toward today starting in a Class 3 semifinal in Columbia, Missouri -- they're going to do it with defense...
Jackson boys basketball team's sectional streak runs dry (03/10/16)
HILLSBORO, Mo. -- The Jackson boys basketball program has had a lot of success in recent years. Three straight sectional wins is nothing to scoff at. But on Wednesday night, the Indians just came up against a team that was too much to handle. Saint Louis University held Jackson to 21 points after the first quarter and pulled away for a 57-37 win in a Class 5 sectional at Jefferson College in Hillsboro, Missouri, ending the Indians' sectional winning streak...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team leans on old cliche to reach great heights (03/10/16)
Go ahead and call the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team a walking cliche if you'd like, but if the Crusaders are going to win a state championship -- which they set out toward today starting in a Class 3 semifinal in Columbia, Missouri -- they're going to do it with defense...
Class 3 final four glance (03/10/16)
Led by a group of eight seniors, the Crusaders are the only team with experience at the final four -- they appeared in 2014. Saxony (27-2) is currently the second-ranked team in Class 3 and carries a 23-game winning streak into this weekend's action in Columbia, Missouri...
Competitive nature drives Saxony Lutheran girls basketball seniors back to final four (03/10/16)
Four years ago, coach Sam Sides was hoping to get a glimpse of a recent influx of young talent when he recalls holding an open gym for members of the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team. Among those young players were freshmen Maddie Brune and Ashlynn Collier, who squared off in a physical pick-up game that Sides referred to as "knock-down, drag-out."...
Capsules: Bloomfield, Gideon set for semifinal matchups (03/09/16)
Both Bloomfield and Gideon gear up for semifinal games today in Columbia, Mo. Bloomfield will play Iberia in the Class 2 semifinals while Gideon takes on Walnut Grove in Class 1.
Hot shooting Sikeston rolls into Class 4 quarterfinals over Ste. Genevieve (03/09/16)
The Bulldogs shot over 70 percent from the field in the first half, including 8 of 10 from 3-point range, which helped the team stake a 53-27 lead by halftime.
Dexter moves one step closer with 53-40 sectional win over Fredericktown (03/09/16)
Once the Dexter girls basketball team found a way to curb Fredericktown's outside shooting, the game got even. When they started taking control of the glass, the game was in hand.
Jackson boys basketball team's sectional streak runs dry (03/10/16)
HILLSBORO, Mo. -- The Jackson boys basketball program has had a lot of success in recent years. Three straight sectional wins is nothing to scoff at. But on Wednesday night, the Indians just came up against a team that was too much to handle. Saint Louis University held Jackson to 21 points after the first quarter and pulled away for a 57-37 win in a Class 5 sectional at Jefferson College in Hillsboro, Missouri, ending the Indians' sectional winning streak...
Dexter moves one step closer with 53-40 sectional win over Fredericktown (03/09/16)
Once the Dexter girls basketball team found a way to curb Fredericktown's outside shooting, the game got even. When they started taking control of the glass, the game was in hand.
Jackson boys basketball team looks to extend sectional winning streak against SLUH (03/08/16)
The Jackson boys basketball team will try to keep its three-year Class 5 sectional winning streak alive tonight against the team that ended its season last year. The Indians will attempt to avenge an eight-point state quarterfinal loss when it faces Saint Louis University High in a Class 5 sectional at 7:45 p.m. at Jefferson College in Hillsboro, Missouri...
saxony reaches deep to extend run of success (03/09/16)
Just three and a half minutes into the game, Ali Galemmo hobbled to the sideline, grimacing. A year of hard work had led the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team back to this point -- back to a shot at a trip to the state final four -- and Galemmo was in obvious pain nearly as quickly as the game had started. ...
Jackson boys look to extend sectional streak against SLUH (03/09/16)
The Jackson boys basketball team will try to keep its three-year Class 5 sectional winning streak alive tonight against the team that ended its season last year. The Indians will attempt to avenge an eight-point state quarterfinal loss when it faces Saint Louis University High in a Class 5 sectional at 7:45 p.m. at Jefferson College in Hillsboro, Missouri...
Building depth has been critical to pushing Saxony Lutheran girls basketball to the state final four (03/08/16)
Just three and a half minutes into the game, Ali Galemmo hobbled to the sideline, grimacing. A year of hard work had led the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team back to this point -- back to a shot at a trip to the state final four -- and Galemmo was in obvious pain nearly as quickly as the game had started. ...
Gideon basketball embarks on historic trip to Columbia (03/08/16)
It was just past noon Tuesday, March 8, and Keenan Buchanan was busy watching the tape of Thursday's opponent.
Trevor Ison named Bootheel Conference Player of the Year (03/07/16)
Aaron Bidewell and Andrew Halford share Coach of the Year honors.
Gideon headed to first-ever Class 1 state tournament (03/06/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com VAN BUREN, Mo. -- For the first time in school history the Gideon boys basketball team is heading to Columbia. Dalen Hutchison scored a game-high 26 points and had six rebounds in Gideon's 59-48 Class 1 quarterfinal win over School of the Ozarks Saturday in Van Buren, Mo...
Lights go out on Caruthersville's season in wild Class 3 quarterfinal (03/06/16)
HILLSBORO, Mo. -- The Caruthersville boys basketball team lost a bizarre Class 3 quarterfinal game to Whitfield that began at one location and ended in another. A power outage with 30 seconds left in regulation put players and fans in the dark at Jefferson College and left a 53-51 game in limbo. The contest was resumed at nearby Hillsboro High School where Whitfield defeated the Tigers in overtime 67-63...
District championship notebook: Dyes leads Sikeston boys basketball team at charity stripe (03/05/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- In a game that was too close for comfort, senior Dominique Dyes was Sikeston's proverbial pillow. Cape Central refused to fold late in the fourth quarter of Friday's Class 4 District 1 championship, pulling within a possession several times inside the final minutes...
Sikeston holds off rival Cape Central for Class 4, District 1 title (03/05/16)
In a thrilling Class 4, District 1 championship game, Sikeston defeated Cape Central 59-55 in front of a standing room-only crowd of nearly 3,000 fans that packed into the Sikeston Field House.
Sikeston girls see district title slip by in most agonizing way (03/05/16)
Dexter's sixth district title in a row and second over the Bulldogs was an utter heartbreaker for Sikeston, who watched as their best chance to win their first district title in school history slipped away.
Bloomfield boys reach Show-Me Showdown 50 years after last trip (03/05/16)
MSHSAA Class 2 quarterfinal: Bloomfield 63, Clopton 41
Neelyville girls basketball team advances to 1st Show-Me Showdown (03/05/16)
MSHSAA Class 2 quarterfinal: Neelyville 46, Clopton 32
Naylor girls basketball team tops Bunker for return trip to final four (03/05/16)
MSHSAA Class 1 girls quarterfinal: Naylor 43, Bunker 33
Final Crusade: Saxony Lutheran girls basketball avenges Park Hills Central, returns to final four (03/05/16)
HILLSBORO, Mo -- With each basket, Brianna Mueller screamed. She pumped her fist. She stomped her feet. But that emotion was tethered to uncanny poise that saw the Saxony Lutheran senior do what she's been working her whole career to do -- hit the biggest shots of the season with something much colder than ice water running through her veins...
Final Crusade: Saxony Lutheran girls basketball avenges Park Hills Central, returns to final four (03/06/16)
HILLSBORO, Mo -- With each basket, Brianna Mueller screamed. She pumped her fist. She stomped her feet. But that emotion was tethered to uncanny poise that saw the Saxony Lutheran senior do what she's been working her whole career to do -- hit the biggest shots of the season with something much colder than ice water running through her veins...
Sikeston girls see district title slip by in most agonizing way (03/05/16)
Dexter's sixth district title in a row and second over the Bulldogs was an utter heartbreaker for Sikeston, who watched as their best chance to win their first district title in school history slipped away.
District championship notebook: Dyes leads Sikeston boys basketball team at charity stripe (03/05/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- In a game that was too close for comfort, senior Dominique Dyes was Sikeston's proverbial pillow. Cape Central refused to fold late in the fourth quarter of Friday's Class 4 District 1 championship, pulling within a possession several times inside the final minutes...
Sikeston girls reach second straight district final with romp over Notre Dame (03/04/16)
Second-seeded Sikeston hit five threes leading to a 13-point halftime advantage and that's all they needed to end Notre Dame's season with a 52-36 win
Dexter girls turn halftime deficit into 45-30 district semifinal win over Kennett (03/04/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON, Mo. -- Fourth-seeded Kennett went into halftime with a surprising three-point lead over the Class 4, District 1 five-time defending champions but couldn't keep the pace. Top-seeded Dexter quickly turned a 22-19 deficit into a 45-30 win behind 19 points from Dakota Reynolds...
Jackson boys basketball team upends top-seeded Poplar Bluff in Class 5 District 1 final (03/04/16)
CEDAR HILL, Mo. -- For Jackson senior Jacob Smith, this district title meant a little more than the others. Smith finished with a game-high 30 points, leading the second-seeded Indians to a 75-66 win over top-seeded Poplar Bluff in the Class 5 District 1 championship Thursday at Northwest High School...
Gideon preps for Saturday's Class 1 state quarterfinal (03/04/16)
The Gideon Bulldogs boys basketball team have already secured the best season record in school history, but they're still on a quest to cap off the year with a Class 1 state championship.
Dexter girls turn halftime deficit into 45-30 district semifinal win over Kennett (03/04/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON, Mo. -- Fourth-seeded Kennett went into halftime with a surprising three-point lead over the Class 4, District 1 five-time defending champions but couldn't keep the pace. Top-seeded Dexter quickly turned a 22-19 deficit into a 45-30 win behind 19 points from Dakota Reynolds...
Sikeston girls reach second straight district final with romp over Notre Dame (03/04/16)
Second-seeded Sikeston hit five threes leading to a 13-point halftime advantage and that's all they needed to end Notre Dame's season with a 52-36 win
Jackson girls basketball team fails to catch Fox in district final (03/04/16)
CEDAR HILL, Mo. -- The Jackson girls basketball team buried itself in the first half of Thursday's Class 5 District 1 championship, and it proved to be the difference in the Indians' fate. A nine-point deficit at halftime loomed larger after Jackson headed into halftime shooting at a 13-percent clip...
Jackson girls basketball team fails to catch Fox in district final (03/04/16)
CEDAR HILL, Mo. -- The Jackson girls basketball team buried itself in the first half of Thursday's Class 5 District 1 championship, and it proved to be the difference in the Indians' fate. A nine-point deficit at halftime loomed larger after Jackson headed into halftime shooting at a 13-percent clip...
Bloomfield topples Thayer in Class 2 Sectional behind Gibbs' game-winner (03/03/16)
Gibbs sank the deciding shot with 1.1 seconds left to give Bloomfield a 54-52 win over Thayer Wednesday during the Class 2 sectional at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Caruthersville wears down Charleston in Class 3 sectional (03/03/16)
"I was a little worried. Charleston is so used to playing in here, in this atmosphere. They're in the sectionals every year just about and I was a little worried about our guys being young."
Inexperience shows in Scott County Central's sectional bow to Neelyville (03/03/16)
Scott Central fell behind by 19 points after the first quarter and eventually dropped a 76-42 decision to four-time defending sectional winner Neelyville at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Despite early rally, Kennett falls to Dexter in C4D1 girls semifinal (03/03/16)
There was a sense of anticipation as fourth place Kennett's Lady Indians entered halftime leading top seeded Dexter 22-19 during Thursday's Class 4, District 1 semifinal. Kennett played well on both sides of the floor, scoring crucial baskets while muting Dexter's dangerous offense.
Bloomfield topples Thayer in Class 2 Sectional behind Gibbs' game-winner (03/03/16)
Gibbs sank the deciding shot with 1.1 seconds left to give Bloomfield a 54-52 win over Thayer Wednesday during the Class 2 sectional at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Caruthersville wears down Charleston in Class 3 sectional (03/03/16)
"I was a little worried. Charleston is so used to playing in here, in this atmosphere. They're in the sectionals every year just about and I was a little worried about our guys being young."
Inexperience shows in SCC's sectional bow to Neelyville (03/03/16)
Scott Central fell behind by 19 points after the first quarter and eventually dropped a 76-42 decision to four-time defending sectional winner Neelyville at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
March 1, 2016 Scoreboard (03/02/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Poplar Bluff downs Fox, will meet Jackson in C5D1 championship (03/02/16)
CEDAR HILL, Mo. -- The top-seeded Poplar Bluff Mules cruised into its second-straight Class 5, District 1 championship game with a 73-51 semifinal win over Fox Tuesday at Northwest High School in Cedar Hill, Mo. Poplar Bluff (17-9) took a slight 20-19 lead after one quarter, but held Fox to five points in the second for a 36-24 advantage into halftime and never looked back...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team avenges loss to Twin Rivers, advances to quarterfinals (03/02/16)
The Crusaders, whose last loss came on Dec. 14 to Twin Rivers, defeated the Royals 63-32 in a Class 3 sectional on Wednesday night.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team avenges loss to Twin Rivers, advances to quarterfinals (03/02/16)
The Crusaders, whose last loss came on Dec. 14 to Twin Rivers, defeated the Royals 63-32 in a Class 3 sectional on Wednesday night.
Youthful Oran girls basketball team falls short against Naylor in Class 1 sectional (03/02/16)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- The Oran girls basketball team has had a tremendous season, but it looked in over its head in a Class 1 sectional Tuesday night at Bloomfield High School. Naylor jumped out to a 10-2 lead early on, and outscored Oran 19-7 in the first quarter and 15-5 in the third to control the contest from start to finish in a 61-42 victory...
Gideon boys basketball team ends Hornets' season in Class 1 sectional (03/02/16)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- At the end, Advance boys basketball coach Bubba Wheetley could barely speak. His voice scratched and cracked and, much like his team's performance on this night, fell short. The Hornets got popped in a way they hadn't all year, falling into a 22-point hole by halftime and never able to muster a full response as they couldn't keep up with a quick, experienced Gideon side that ended their season 90-71 in a Class 1 sectional on Tuesday night at Bloomfield High School...
Jackson boys basketball team rallies late, beats Seckman in OT to reach district final (03/02/16)
The Jackson boys basketball team overcame a six-point deficit in the fourth quarter to force overtime and went on defeat Seckman 68-62 in the semifinals of the Class 5 District 1 tournament Thursday in Cedar Hill, Missouri. The second-seeded Indians improved to 15-13 and will face top-seeded Poplar Bluff (17-9) in Thursday's 7:30 p.m. final...
Youthful Oran girls basketball team falls short against Naylor in Class 1 sectional (03/02/16)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- The Oran girls basketball team has had a tremendous season, but it looked in over its head in a Class 1 sectional Tuesday night at Bloomfield High School. Naylor jumped out to a 10-2 lead early on, and outscored Oran 19-7 in the first quarter and 15-5 in the third to control the contest from start to finish in a 61-42 victory...
Gideon boys basketball team ends Hornets' season in Class 1 sectional (03/02/16)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- At the end, Advance boys basketball coach Bubba Wheetley could barely speak. His voice scratched and cracked and, much like his team's performance on this night, fell short. The Hornets got popped in a way they hadn't all year, falling into a 22-point hole by halftime and never able to muster a full response as they couldn't keep up with a quick, experienced Gideon side that ended their season 90-71 in a Class 1 sectional on Tuesday night at Bloomfield High School...
Jackson boys basketball team rallies late, beats Seckman in OT to reach district final (03/02/16)
The Jackson boys basketball team overcame a six-point deficit in the fourth quarter to force overtime and went on defeat Seckman 68-62 in the semifinals of the Class 5 District 1 tournament Thursday in Cedar Hill, Missouri. The second-seeded Indians improved to 15-13 and will face top-seeded Poplar Bluff (17-9) in Thursday's 7:30 p.m. final...
Sikeston back in familiar territory after C4D1 semifinal win over Dexter (03/02/16)
The Bulldogs (25-1) will play second-seeded Cape Central in the district title game Friday night at 7:30. The Tigers rallied to defeat sixth-seeded Kennett 56-52 in the other semifinal Tuesday.
Sikeston back in familiar territory after C4D1 semifinal win over Dexter (03/02/16)
The Bulldogs (25-1) will play second-seeded Cape Central in the district title game Friday night at 7:30. The Tigers rallied to defeat sixth-seeded Kennett 56-52 in the other semifinal Tuesday.
Dexter picks up first district win in six years with upset over Perryville (03/01/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON, Mo. -- It's been six years since the Dexter basketball team won a playoff game and 55 days since Dexter lost to Perryville. The fifth-seeded Bearcats rectified both of those setbacks Monday at the Sikeston Field House with a 59-49 upset over No. 4 Perryville during the first round of the Class 4, District 1 tournament...
Cape Central boys basketball team survives district thriller (03/01/16)
The Tigers advanced to the Class 4 District 1 championship game with a 56-52 win vs. Kennett.
Cape Central boys basketball team survives district thriller (03/02/16)
The Tigers advanced to the Class 4 District 1 championship game with a 56-52 win over Kennett.
Kennett boys and girls teams advance in C4D1 tournament (03/01/16)
ennett's boys and girls high school basketball teams tipped off the Class 4, District 1 with back-to-back victories, allowing both to advance to their respective semifinals.
Jackson girls basketball reaches Class 5 District 1 final (03/01/16)
The top-seeded Jackson girls basketball team scored the first 12 points of its semifinal game against host Northwest on Monday and advanced to the Class 5 District 1 championship game with a 63-30 victory. In a rematch of last year's championship game, the Indians didn't yield a field goal to the fourth-seeded Lions until the final minute of the opening quarter and took a 17-4 lead into the second period...
Dexter picks up first district win in six years with upset over Perryville (03/01/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON, Mo. -- It's been six years since the Dexter basketball team won a playoff game and 55 days since Dexter lost to Perryville. The fifth-seeded Bearcats rectified both of those setbacks Monday at the Sikeston Field House with a 59-49 upset over No. 4 Perryville during the first round of the Class 4, District 1 tournament...
Heisserer helps spark No. 3 Notre Dame girls basketball past Perryville in district tournament matchup (03/01/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- The Notre Dame girls basketball team hung tight through a close first quarter and then busted things open as it got a strong playoff performance from a freshman and ran away from Perryville, 61-26, in a quarterfinal of the Class 4 District 1 tournament Monday at Sikeston High School...
Jackson girls basketball reaches Class 5 District 1 final (03/01/16)
The top-seeded Jackson girls basketball team scored the first 12 points of its semifinal game against host Northwest on Monday and advanced to the Class 5 District 1 championship game with a 63-30 victory. In a rematch of last year's championship game, the Indians didn't yield a field goal to the fourth-seeded Lions until the final minute of the opening quarter and took a 17-4 lead into the second period...
Heisserer helps spark No. 3 Notre Dame girls basketball past Perryville in district tournament matchup (03/01/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- The Notre Dame girls basketball team hung tight through a close first quarter and then busted things open as it got a strong playoff performance from a freshman and ran away from Perryville, 61-26, in a quarterfinal of the Class 4 District 1 tournament Monday at Sikeston High School...
Kennett boys and girls teams advance in C4D1 tournament (03/01/16)
ennett's boys and girls high school basketball teams tipped off the Class 4, District 1 with back-to-back victories, allowing both to advance to their respective semifinals.
February 29, 2016 Scoreboard (02/29/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
No. 3 Notre Dame boys basketball upended by No. 6 Kennett in district quarterfinal (02/29/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Forget the seeding, the Notre Dame boys basketball team knew how tricky a matchup it would be with Kennett. The Bulldogs had already stumbled at the hands of the Indians on Jan. 15, 56-54. On Monday night the puzzle proved even more confounding, as No. 3 Notre Dame was upended by No. 6 Kennett 64-50 in a quarterfinal of the Class 4 District 1 tournament at Sikeston High School...
No. 3 Notre Dame boys basketball upended by No. 6 Kennett in district quarterfinal (02/29/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Forget the seeding, the Notre Dame boys basketball team knew how tricky a matchup it would be with Kennett. The Bulldogs had already stumbled at the hands of the Indians on Jan. 15, 56-54. On Monday night the puzzle proved even more confounding, as No. 3 Notre Dame was upended by No. 6 Kennett 64-50 in a quarterfinal of the Class 4 District 1 tournament at Sikeston High School...
Local basketball teams prep for district, sectional action this week (02/29/16)
It's officially win-or-go-home time for everyone on the basketball court. Bigger schools wrapped up their regular season last week and open the district postseason tonight, while smaller schools -- those that are still standing -- have sectional action this week...
Dexter's four-game winning streak snapped by Cape Central (02/27/16)
While Dexter gave the Class 4 No. 6 ranked Tigers a battle, the Bearcats could not keep pace in the fourth quarter as Cape Central turned a two-point lead into a double-digit victory.
Bloomfield knocks off defending champion Scott County Central for C2D1 title (02/26/16)
"These guys have just rose to the occasion all year. Nothing was different tonight. Just super proud of them."
PREP ROUNDUP: Caruthersville tops Malden for district title (02/26/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN, Mo. -- Senior Tyrone Alston scored 22 points as the second-seeded Caruthersville Tigers took down top-seeded Malden 61-57 to win the Class 3, District 1 championship Thursday in Malden, Mo. The Tigers (16-9) trailed by two entering the final frame but outscored Malden 19-13 to pull out the win. Alston scored 12 points in the fourth quarter going 6 of 8 from the free throw line to help seal the victory...
Sikeston girls win share of SEMO Conference, set wins record over Dexter (02/26/16)
DEXTER -- A lot was on the line Thursday when Sikeston visited the Dexter Lady Bearcats on senior night for both team's regular season finales. A Dexter win would give the Lady Bearcats sole ownership of the SEMO Conference regular season championship outright...
Sikeston wraps up regular season with blowout win over De Soto (02/26/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrapped up its regular season schedule with a final performance to remember on Thursday. Sikeston defeated De Soto 69-31 on Senior Night at the Field House in a dominant effort to finish one of the greatest regular seasons in school history at 24-1...
Bravettes claim C2D1 title with third-straight win over Chaffee (02/26/16)
Scott Central's third-straight win over Chaffee led to its third district championship in the last four years in a rematch of last year's district final.
Meadow Heights falls in Class 2 District 3 title game (02/26/16)
The top-seeded Ellington used a big third quarter from junior Wes Sharp to defeat Meadow Heights 72-37.
Meadow Heights falls in Class 2 District 3 title game (02/26/16)
The top-seeded Ellington used a big third quarter from junior Wes Sharp to defeat Meadow Heights 72-37.
Gideon tops Southland for Class 1, District 1 boys championship (02/26/16)
For the second time in as many years, Gideon's experienced boys basketball team hoisted the Class 1, District 1 trophy. On Thursday, the Bulldogs had the privilege of doing so on their home floor with a 63-48 win over Southland.
Bloomfield knocks off defending champion Scott County Central for C2D1 title (02/26/16)
"These guys have just rose to the occasion all year. Nothing was different tonight. Just super proud of them."
Charleston boys basketball team rallies to defeat Saxony Lutheran in district final (02/26/16)
The Bluejays trailed by as many as 19, but came back to knock of the Crusaders 59-54.
Advance boys basketball team repeats as district champs (02/26/16)
The Hornets defeated Oran 88-70 to claim the Class 1 District 2 championship.
Defending state champ Scott County Central falls to Bloomfield in district final (02/26/16)
CAMPBELL, Mo. -- Bloomfield did what not many teams can do Thursday night by taking out the defending Class 2 state champion Scott County Central Braves in the Class 2 District 1 tournament. Bloomfield's 55-48 win marked its first district championship since 2009 and just its third in 49 years...
Scott County Central girls basketball team wins district title with victory over Chaffee (02/26/16)
CAMPBELL, Mo. -- The Scott County Central Bravettes had Chaffee's number all year long. That wasn't about to change when it mattered the most. SCC's third-straight win over Chaffee led to its third district championship in the last four years on Thursday in a rematch of last year's district final...
High school roundup: Perryville boys basketball team defeats Ste. Genevieve (02/26/16)
Seniors McGwire Bartley and Nathan Noland scored 18 and 17 points, respectively, as the Perryville boys basketball team won its final regular-season game, defeating visiting Ste. Genevieve 72-59 Senior Night. Senior Connor Stark added 11 points for the Perryville, which will enter Class 4 District 1 play with a 17-8 record...
Oran girls basketball team cruises to district crown (02/26/16)
ESSEX, Mo. -- A 31-percent outing from the floor usually doesn't lead to success, but the Oran girls basketball team got the job done in another way. The top-seeded Eagles forced 41 turnovers and pounded the offensive glass, cruising to a 73-20 victory over third-seeded St. Paul Lutheran on Thursday in the Class 1 District 2 championship at Richland High School...
Advance boys basketball team repeats as district champs (02/26/16)
The Hornets defeated Oran 88-70 to claim the Class 1 District 2 championship.
Charleston boys basketball team rallies to defeat Saxony Lutheran in district final (02/26/16)
The Bluejays trailed by as many as 19, but came back to knock of the Crusaders 59-54.
Thatch's career night lifts Sikeston past Jennings (02/25/16)
Sikeston sophomore Fred Thatch scored a career-high 34 points and scored his 1,000th career point. He was 10 of 16 from the field, including a career high four 3-pointers, seven rebounds and three assists.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team thwarts Arcadia Valley, claims fourth consecutive district championship (02/25/16)
The top-seeded Crusaders battled back from a late -- and rare -- deficit to win its fourth consecutive district championship, defeating No. 2 Arcadia Valley 64-51.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team thwarts Arcadia Valley, claims fourth consecutive district championship (02/26/16)
The top-seeded Crusaders battled back from a late -- and rare -- deficit to win its fourth consecutive district championship, defeating No. 2 Arcadia Valley 64-51.
Lucas Nutt resigns at Senath-Hornersville High School (02/25/16)
Senath-Hornersville boys basketball coach Lucas Nutt has resigned from all positions at the school, effective immediately. The school received Nutt's resignation on Monday, and it was accepted during Thursday's school board meeting.
CLASS 2 DISTRICT 3 ROUNDUP: Meadow Heights upsets Valle, heads to final (02/25/16)
The Meadow Heights boys basketball team seemed to be doing what it could to let a lead slip away -- foul trouble, late turnovers -- but the Panthers found the edge they needed in overtime to upset Valle Catholic 74-71 in a Class 2 District 3 semifinal Wednesday night in Bismarck, Missouri, to advance to the district championship...
No. 1 Bloomfield escapes host Campbell in district semifinal (02/24/16)
CAMPBELL, Mo. -- Through 27 minutes, the biggest lead for either Bloomfield or Campbell was four points. Even during the stretch that Campbell coach Steve Fowler called the turning point in the game, when Bloomfield scored 8 points in 90 seconds, including a pair of 3s, the margin was still four points or less...
NMCC's season ends against Malden in C3D1 semifinal (02/24/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- An upset wasn't in the cards for defending Class 3, District 1 champion New Madrid County Central. Despite a late rally that cut their deficit in half, the fifth-seeded Eagles watched top-seeded Malden book a return trip to the championship game with a 66-55 win...
SCC upsets South Pemiscot to move into district championship (02/24/16)
The defending Class 2 state champions are still alive after upsetting No. 2 South Pemiscot 75-65 during the semifinal round of the Class 2, District 1 tournament.
Top-seeded Bluejays knock off East Prairie, reach C3D2 finals (02/24/16)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Three players reached double figures, as the top-seeded Charleston boys basketball team opened up a 19-point halftime lead en route to a 65-49 victory over fifth-seeded East Prairie in a Class 3 District 2 semifinal Tuesday at Scott City High School...
State-ranked Sikeston, Jennings set for Class 4 battle tonight (02/24/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With the Class 4, District 1 Tournament right around the corner, Sikeston coach Gregg Holifield is doing all he can to prepare his team for a hopeful playoff run. That includes the scheduling of the sixth ranked team in Class 4, Jennings, which will be traveling to the Sikeston Field House Wednesday night for a matchup of state-ranked teams. Junior varsity action will tip off at 6 p.m...
No. 1 Bloomfield escapes host Campbell in district semifinal (02/24/16)
CAMPBELL, Mo. -- Through 27 minutes, the biggest lead for either Bloomfield or Campbell was four points. Even during the stretch that Campbell coach Steve Fowler called the turning point in the game, when Bloomfield scored 8 points in 90 seconds, including a pair of 3s, the margin was still four points or less...
State-ranked Sikeston, Jennings set for Class 4 battle tonight (02/24/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With the Class 4, District 1 Tournament right around the corner, Sikeston coach Gregg Holifield is doing all he can to prepare his team for a hopeful playoff run. That includes the scheduling of the sixth ranked team in Class 4, Jennings, which will be traveling to the Sikeston Field House Wednesday night for a matchup of state-ranked teams. Junior varsity action will tip off at 6 p.m...
Oran boys basketball gets early jump on Bell City, reaches district final (02/24/16)
ESSEX, Mo. -- Oran knew what the Bell City boys basketball team was capable of. That lesson was learned back on Feb. 5, when the Cubs rallied furiously to knock off the Eagles at the buzzer. Oran wasn't going to let it happen again. The Eagles shot the lights out of the gym in the first half, then made sure not to suffer a repeat collapse, remaining in control to down Bell City 85-66 in a Class 1 District 2 semifinal Tuesday night at Richland High School...
Top-seeded Advance boys basketball team shakes pesky Risco (02/24/16)
ESSEX, Mo. -- For almost three quarters, the Advance boys basketball team could not shake Risco. Every time the top-seeded Hornets built any sort of cushion, the fourth-seeded Tigers clawed back. But Advance was finally able to execute it's pressure defense to full effect, turn defense into offense and steadily pull away over the game's final nine and a half minutes to drop Risco 84-65 in a semifinal of the Class 1 District 2 tournament on Tuesday at Richland High School...
High school roundup: Defending state champion Scott County Central boys basketball stays alive in district tournament (02/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Kennett takes down Poplar Bluff 79-72 on Senior Night (02/24/16)
"Eddie Wilson profoundly put it best. It was the gold uniforms," Vaughan said with smile.
Top-seeded Advance boys basketball team shakes pesky Risco (02/24/16)
ESSEX, Mo. -- For almost three quarters, the Advance boys basketball team could not shake Risco. Every time the top-seeded Hornets built any sort of cushion, the fourth-seeded Tigers clawed back. But Advance was finally able to execute it's pressure defense to full effect, turn defense into offense and steadily pull away over the game's final nine and a half minutes to drop Risco 84-65 in a semifinal of the Class 1 District 2 tournament on Tuesday at Richland High School...
Oran boys basketball gets early jump on Bell City, reaches district final (02/24/16)
ESSEX, Mo. -- Oran knew what the Bell City boys basketball team was capable of. That lesson was learned back on Feb. 5, when the Cubs rallied furiously to knock off the Eagles at the buzzer. Oran wasn't going to let it happen again. The Eagles shot the lights out of the gym in the first half, then made sure not to suffer a repeat collapse, remaining in control to down Bell City 85-66 in a Class 1 District 2 semifinal Tuesday night at Richland High School...
High school roundup: Defending state champion Scott County Central boys basketball stays alive in district tournament (02/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Saxony Lutheran boys basketball rallies past Woodland, advances to district final (02/24/16)
Saxony junior William Rogers scored all but two of his 17 points in the second half, leading the second-seeded Crusaders to a 66-54 victory over third-seeded Woodland in front of a packed gymnasium at Scott City High School.
DISTRICT ROUNDUP: Season ends for Charleston and NMCC, Oran moves on (02/23/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY, Mo. (SMNS) -- The Charleston girls basketball team turned the ball over early, got in a hole and was never able to slow down a powerful Saxony Lutheran side as the Bluejays fell in a semifinal of the Class 3, District 2 tournament on Monday night at Scott City High School...
Dexter girls halt Jackson's 14-game winning streak (02/23/16)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter girls basketball team experienced little difficulty ending the Jackson Indians' 14-game winning steak Monday night. Dexter, which is ranked No. 6 in the latest Class 4 state poll, shot 48 percent from the field and managed to limit Jackson to just 13 field goals while handing Jackson its first loss since Dec. 22 with a 59- 35 victory...
Top seeds roll during first round of Class 2, District 1 boys basketball tournament (02/23/16)
The third-seeded Braves breezed by No. 6 Bernie 67-45 to set up a semifinal game against second-seeded South Pemiscot tonight at 7:30 p.m.
Class 2 District 2 Girls Basketball Tournament Results (02/23/16)
Tigers, Comets advance to district title Maggie Eaker scored 11 points to lead the top-seeded Tigers to victory over the fourth-seeded Bulldogs in the first semifinal of the evening at the Class 2 District 2 Tournament. Chelsea Petty contributed 10 points for Neelyville (22-4), which held a 12-point lead at halftime and outscored the hosts by two points at the close of the second half...
February 23, 2016 Scoreboard (02/23/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
DISTRICT ROUNDUP: Season ends for Charleston and NMCC, Oran moves on (02/23/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY, Mo. (SMNS) -- The Charleston girls basketball team turned the ball over early, got in a hole and was never able to slow down a powerful Saxony Lutheran side as the Bluejays fell in a semifinal of the Class 3, District 2 tournament on Monday night at Scott City High School...
Dexter girls halt Jackson's 14-game winning streak (02/23/16)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter girls basketball team experienced little difficulty ending the Jackson Indians' 14-game winning steak Monday night. Dexter, which is ranked No. 6 in the latest Class 4 state poll, shot 48 percent from the field and managed to limit Jackson to just 13 field goals while handing Jackson its first loss since Dec. 22 with a 59- 35 victory...
Sophomore leads St. Vincent boys into district semis (02/23/16)
Sophomore Evan Clifton connected on 10 3-pointers and recorded a game-high 32 points to lead the fourth-seeded St. Vincent boys basketball team to a 78-64 win over fifth-seeded Viburnum in the opening round of the Class 2 District 3 Tournament on Monday in Bismarck, Missouri...
Arcadia Valley girls basketball ends Woodland's season in district semifinals (02/22/16)
The Woodland girls basketball team knew the problem it faced. The Cardinals just didn't come up with the answers. The third-seeded Cardinals were victimized by turnovers that led to easy baskets and struggled to get in an offensive rhythm as they fell to second-seeded Arcadia Valley, 70-50, in a semifinal of the Class 3 District 2 tournament Monday night at Scott City High School...
Arcadia Valley girls basketball ends Woodland's season in district semifinals (02/22/16)
The Woodland girls basketball team knew the problem it faced. The Cardinals just didn't come up with the answers. The third-seeded Cardinals were victimized by turnovers that led to easy baskets and struggled to get in an offensive rhythm as they fell to second-seeded Arcadia Valley, 70-50, in a semifinal of the Class 3 District 2 tournament Monday night at Scott City High School...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball glides past Charleston, into district championship (02/22/16)
Thus far, things have proven that the true test of Saxony Lutheran girls basketball is still ahead. On Thursday night it won its 20th consecutive basketball game and breezed into the Class 3 District 2 championship with a 71-34 win over Charleston. The top-seeded Crusaders (24-2) will take on No. 2 Arcadia Valley in the final Thursday. Whether a recent string of blowouts helps or hurts Saxony Lutheran is yet to be seen...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball glides past Charleston, into district championship (02/22/16)
Thus far, things have proven that the true test of Saxony Lutheran girls basketball is still ahead. On Thursday night it won its 20th consecutive basketball game and breezed into the Class 3 District 2 championship with a 71-34 win over Charleston. The top-seeded Crusaders (24-2) will take on No. 2 Arcadia Valley in the final Thursday. Whether a recent string of blowouts helps or hurts Saxony Lutheran is yet to be seen...
Gideon, Southland advance in Class 1, Disctrict 1 tournament (02/22/16)
Tournament favorites Gideon and Southland are on a crash course for the Class 1, District 1 championship final, but only if they can avoid upsets in Tuesday's semifinal round.
February 22, 2016 Scoreboard (02/22/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Seasons end for Senath-Hornersville's boys and girls basketball teams (02/22/16)
The Senath-Hornersville Lions and Lady Lions basketball teams competed in back to back games to open the Class 2, District 1 tournament at Malden High School Saturday morning. Despite promising performances from each, the season for both teams were over by the early afternoon.
Seasons end for Senath-Hornersville's boys and girls basketball teams (02/22/16)
The Senath-Hornersville Lions and Lady Lions basketball teams competed in back to back games to open the Class 2, District 1 tournament at Malden High School Saturday morning. Despite promising performances from each, the season for both teams were over by the early afternoon.
Beel's 37 leads Woodland boys basketball in Class 3 District 2 win over Kelly (02/21/16)
Woodland senior Zach Beel decided to take the reins with his team clinging to a four-point lead at halftime of Saturday's game. The 6-foot-6 Beel finished with a season-high 37 points in leading the third-seeded Cardinals to an 81-63 win over sixth-seeded Kelly in the opening round of the Class 3 District 2 Boys Basketball Tournament at Scott City High School...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: East Prairie ends Scott City boys basketball team's season (02/21/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: East Prairie ends Scott City boys basketball team's season (02/21/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Notre Dame boys basketball cruises past De Soto (02/21/16)
A big start and a strong finish launched the Notre Dame boys basketball team to a 66-44 win over host De Soto on Friday. The Bulldogs found success down low, as Carson Ketcher and Dawson Dohogne led the team with 14 and 11 points, respectively. Josh Seabaugh pitched in another nine points for Notre Dame (11-12)...
Sikeston's full-court pressure defense continues to cause opponents fits (02/20/16)
"No doubt I think it's been a turning point in our program. I love teaching both man and zone, but I think our matchup zone defense really fits our kids and our program the best and our success has proven that."
DISTRICT ROUNDUP: East Prairie upsets Scott City, NMCC ends skid (02/21/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Cade Douglas and Derez Tipler combined for 31 points as the No. 4 East Prairie Eagles upset No. 5 Scott City 59-57 during the first round of the Class 3, District 2 tournament in Scott City, Mo. The Eagles (13-13) trailed by two going into the fourth quarter until key plays down the stretch pulled East Prairie ahead...
Charleston can't close against Poplar Bluff, falls in OT (02/20/16)
"I knew the game wasn't over. I've been there too many times. I knew they would come back to play."
Sikeston's full-court pressure defense continues to cause opponents fits (02/20/16)
"No doubt I think it's been a turning point in our program. I love teaching both man and zone, but I think our matchup zone defense really fits our kids and our program the best and our success has proven that."
2015-2016 High School Boys Basketball Regular-Season Conference Standings (FINAL) (02/20/16)
The final high school boys basketball conference standings for the 2015-2016 season as of February 20, 2016.
February 19, 2016 Scoreboard (02/19/16)
All the high school basketball scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Hook shot gives Clarkton game-winner over Holcomb (02/19/16)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- A Scotty Allen hook shot from block with 15 seconds left lifted the Clarkton Reindeer over the visiting Holcomb Hornets 81-79 on Senior Night Thursday. "It's good to see a good team win like this where everybody that played contributed in one way or another," said Clarkton coach Jordan Bidewell. "Scotty Allen ended up answering the call when he was needed, knocking down the game winner."...
Sikeston holds off upset-minded Caruthersville 84-71 (02/19/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. -- The Caruthersville Tigers have had this game circled on the calendar for a while. The atmosphere was electric. The gym was packed. And the team was pumped up for visiting state-ranked Sikeston on Thursday night...
SCC prevails in sluggish district primer against NMCC (02/19/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID, Mo. -- Thursday's game between Scott County Central and New Madrid County Central has traditionally been played on the backend of the schedule in hopes of drawing out good performances right before they dive in to district play...
Jackson boys basketball seniors shine in final home game (02/19/16)
Seniors Jacob Smith, Garrett Walker and Stephen Irons each finished in double figures, as Jackson wrapped up regular-season SEMO Conference action with a 71-52 win over Kennett.
Jackson boys basketball seniors shine in final home game (02/19/16)
Seniors Jacob Smith, Garrett Walker and Stephen Irons each finished in double figures, as Jackson wrapped up regular-season SEMO Conference action with a 71-52 win over Kennett.
High school roundup: Hillsboro boys top Perryville for title (02/19/16)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
Class 3 District 2 tournaments highlight first week of postseason prep basketball (02/19/16)
Classes 1-3 officially start postseason play this weekend, and the Rams are scheduled to host the Class 3 District 2 boys and girls tournaments for the second year in a row.
Jim Vaughan resigns as Kennett boys basketball coach (02/18/16)
The Kennett school board on Tuesday accepted Jim Vaughan's resignation as boys high school basketball coach, ending a successful 10 year run as the head of the program.
Jim Vaughan resigns as Kennett boys basketball coach (02/18/16)
The Kennett school board on Tuesday accepted Jim Vaughan's resignation as boys high school basketball coach, ending a successful 10 year run as the head of the program.
Kennett Lady Tribe tops Charleston on Senior Night (02/18/16)
Kennett's Lady Indians kept their season moving in the right direction thanks to a 54-41 win over Charleston on Senior Night.
February 18, 2016 Scoreboard (02/18/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Zalma boys roll past Leopold (02/18/16)
The Zalma boys basketball team had three players reach double figures in a 61-31 victory over host Leopold on Wednesday. Christopher Lombeida led the way for the Bulldogs with a game-high 14 points. Cole Shelby and Logan Borders each chipped in 10 points for Zalma (13-12)...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter shocks Poplar Bluff, Bloomfield downs Portageville (02/17/16)
DEXTER, Mo. -- For the first time since 2011 the Dexter Bearcats can say they own a win over Poplar Bluff. Dexter pulled off a 61-57 SEMO Conference shocker at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter, Mo. Dexter has beaten Poplar Bluff just three times since 1999 and stifled one of the Mules' best young talents to do so Tuesday night...
Charleston bounces Cape Central from SEMO Conference title hunt (02/17/16)
By Chris Pobst sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON, Mo. -- It's not too often the Charleston basketball team does something nice for its arch-rival to the west. And though the Bluejays handed Sikeston an outright SEMO Conference regular season championship Tuesday night with its 75-60 win over Cape Central, the Bluejays certainly didn't leave empty-handed...
Sikeston earns conference title outright with bounce back win over NMCC (02/17/16)
Sikeston finished 7-1 in the conference to win the conference title for the first time since 2013 and its first outright title since 2011.
Sikeston bullies Cape Central girls basketball to stay alive in conference race (02/17/16)
Cape Central girls basketball coach Garrett Pannier has focused on improvement and encouraging signs with his young squad all year, but Wednesday night will be one his team will just want to forget. Visiting Sikeston opened the game on a 9-0 run -- with all points coming off turnovers -- and never trailed, bullying the Tigers in a 68-24 result at Central High School...
Sikeston bullies Cape Central girls basketball to stay alive in conference race (02/17/16)
Cape Central girls basketball coach Garrett Pannier has focused on improvement and encouraging signs with his young squad all year, but Wednesday night will be one his team will just want to forget. Visiting Sikeston opened the game on a 9-0 run -- with all points coming off turnovers -- and never trailed, bullying the Tigers in a 68-24 result at Central High School...
Sikeston earns conference title outright with bounce back win over NMCC (02/17/16)
Sikeston finished 7-1 in the conference to win the conference title for the first time since 2013 and its first outright title since 2011.
Charleston bounces Cape Central from SEMO Conference title hunt (02/17/16)
By Chris Pobst sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON, Mo. -- It's not too often the Charleston basketball team does something nice for its arch-rival to the west. And though the Bluejays handed Sikeston an outright SEMO Conference regular season championship Tuesday night with its 75-60 win over Cape Central, the Bluejays certainly didn't leave empty-handed...
Cape Central boys basketball falls short of SEMO conference crown with loss to Charleston (02/17/16)
Charleston senior Dontarius Sharp finished with a game-high 20 points, including three 3-pointers during a third-quarter run that propelled the host Bluejays to a 75-60 win over Cape Central on senior night.
Cape Central boys basketball falls short of SEMO conference crown with loss to Charleston (02/17/16)
Charleston senior Dontarius Sharp finished with a game-high 20 points, including three 3-pointers during a third-quarter run that propelled the host Bluejays to a 75-60 win over Cape Central on senior night.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Advance downs Oran in potential district tourney preview (02/17/16)
Preston Wuebker sank 20 points, 12 of which came from behind the arc, as state-ranked host Advance downed Oran 69-51 in both teams' season finale in what could be a potential preview of the Class 1 District 2 Tournament championship. Dawson Mayo netted 13 points and Armani Vermillion chipped in 11 points to lead Advance (21-5). The Hornets trailed by one point at halftime but used a strong third quarter and outscored the Eagles by 19 points in the second half to get the victory...
Scott County Central boys basketball adds another conference title with win over Scott City (02/16/16)
In a rivalry that's been as tight as ever this season, someone was going to get the last laugh. After splitting a pair of tournament games already this campaign, the Scott City and Scott County Central boys basketball teams met one final time this season on Tuesday night at Scott City High School. With the Scott-Mississippi Conference regular-season championship on the line, the Braves exacted a little revenge with an 86-76 victory...
Scott County Central boys basketball adds another conference title with win over Scott City (02/16/16)
In a rivalry that's been as tight as ever this season, someone was going to get the last laugh. After splitting a pair of tournament games already this campaign, the Scott City and Scott County Central boys basketball teams met one final time this season on Tuesday night at Scott City High School. With the Scott-Mississippi Conference regular-season championship on the line, the Braves exacted a little revenge with an 86-76 victory...
Caruthersville hands Kennett sixth straight loss, 75-70 (02/16/16)
A five game losing streak extended to six on Tuesday night, as Caruthersville weathered second half rally from Kennett before eking out a 75-70 win.
February 16, 2016 Scoreboard (02/16/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Oran girls basketball team records 20th win of season against St. Vincent (02/16/16)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston, Dexter, Oran girls notch wins (02/15/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Four players scored in double figures as the Charleston Bluejays girls basketball team cruised past visiting South Pemiscot 71-22 Monday in Charleston, Mo. Charleston led 28-3 after one quarter and that lead ballooned to 41 at the half...
Kennett Lady Tribe tops NMCC as it preps for districts (02/15/16)
Kennett's Lady Indians basketball team traveled to New Madrid County Central (NMCC) Monday looking for another win as they prepare for the district tournament.
February 15, 2016, Scoreboard (02/15/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson girls basketball nabs 13th straight win (02/14/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.