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Sikeston falls to Bernie in straight sets (08/27/14)
BERNIE -- The Bernie Mules varsity volleyball program survived a slow start and put together an electric finish in a 25-23, 25-14 victory against Sikeston Tuesday night. The Mules trailed 9-3 and 18-13 in the opening set before rallying to tie things up at 20-20. ...
PREP ROUNDUP: Richland wins season opener (08/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ESSEX -- The Richland volleyball team won it's first game of the season Tuesday downing visiting Twin Rivers in straight sets. Richland (1-0) won the first game 25-9 and held off Twin Rivers 25-23 in the second set. The Lady Rebels will host Bell City at 6 p.m. on Thursday...
Bernie defeats Sikeston in straight sets, Dexter takes down Kennett (08/27/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Bernie-Sikeston game is available at this link View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules varsity volleyball program survived a slow start and put together an electric finish in a 25-23, 25-14 victory against Sikeston Tuesday night...
August 27, 2014 Scoreboard (08/27/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Richland wins season opener (08/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ESSEX -- The Richland volleyball team won it's first game of the season Tuesday downing visiting Twin Rivers in straight sets. Richland (1-0) won the first game 25-9 and held off Twin Rivers 25-23 in the second set. The Lady Rebels will host Bell City at 6 p.m. on Thursday...
Sikeston falls to Bernie in straight sets (08/27/14)
BERNIE -- The Bernie Mules varsity volleyball program survived a slow start and put together an electric finish in a 25-23, 25-14 victory against Sikeston Tuesday night. The Mules trailed 9-3 and 18-13 in the opening set before rallying to tie things up at 20-20. ...
Bernie defeats Sikeston in straight sets, Dexter takes down Kennett (08/27/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Bernie-Sikeston game is available at this link View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules varsity volleyball program survived a slow start and put together an electric finish in a 25-23, 25-14 victory against Sikeston Tuesday night...
Richland volleyball team opens season with win (08/27/14)
ESSEX, Mo. - The Richland varsity volleyball program opened its season with a 25-14, 25-23 home victory against Twin Rivers Tuesday night. "I knew coming into the season we were going to have to be a scrappy team," Richland coach Lisa Taylor said. "The girls worked hard tonight, played together, didn't let anything hit the floor, stuck in it and positioned themselves well on the court."...
Kennett HS volleyball overpowered by Dexter's attack (08/26/14)
The season opener for Kennett's high school volleyball team proved to be a tough one. They dropped every set across junior varsity and varsity; all to a very strong team from Dexter.
Kennett HS volleyball overpowered by Dexter's attack (08/26/14)
The season opener for Kennett's high school volleyball team proved to be a tough one. They dropped every set across junior varsity and varsity; all to a very strong team from Dexter.
August 26, 2014 Scoreboard (08/26/14)
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Farmington edges Dexter volleyball team in straight sets (08/26/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Dexter-Farmington volleyball game is available at this link: View Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - The four-time defending Class 4, District 1, champ Farmington Knights proved too tall of a task for the Dexter Bearcats in its season-opener Monday night at the Bearcat Event Center...
Sikeston swept by Cape Central in season opener (08/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Other than a strong rally to try and save the first set, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs didn't have much luck in Monday's season opener against host Cape Central. A mix of first match nerves by the Lady Bulldogs and a strong night by the Lady Tigers' front court allowed Cape Central to pick up it's first win of the season in a two game sweep, 25-23, 25-13...
August 25, 2014 Scoreboard (08/25/14)
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Senath-Hornersville JV tops Clarkton, Varsity Reindeers fight back (08/25/14)
On Friday, Aug. 22, Clarkton and Senath-Hornersville served up their first wins and losses of the season in Senath. While Senath's junior varsity was mostly dominant, Clarkton's varsity squad fought back to even the score.
High school roundup: Perryville football starts season with win (08/23/14)
The Perryville football team opened its season with a home win over Sumner on Friday night. The Pirates, who led 7-0 at halftime, gained 107 yards passing and 90 yards rushing in the contest. Trevor Green threw two touchdown passes for Perryville and was intercepted once...
August 22, 2014 Scoreboard (08/22/14)
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Sikeston volleyball needing to replace many (08/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Though they lost over half their varsity lineup to graduation, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball enters the upcoming season with the mindset of a team on the rise after a rough 2013 campaign. Hoping for a better blend of team chemistry and veteran leadership can aid a talented group of underclassmen, the Lady Bulldogs will look to regain their district competitiveness and their spot at the top of the SEMO Conference...
Portageville ready for playoff repeat (08/22/14)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Following a playoff run that ended in sectionals the Portageville volleyball team will have a good chance at repeating that success. The Lady Bulldogs return all but one from it's 18-13 season and get back eight players who saw playing time...
Newcomers look to excel on Richland volleyball team (08/22/14)
ESSEX, Mo. - The players of the Richland high school volleyball program will get their first taste of varsity action this season. The Rebels return no varsity starters off of last season's squad. "We are a young team," Richland longtime coach Lisa Taylor said. "I do have a senior, but she hasn't played the last couple of years...
Destiny displays overpowering game when it comes to Adams, Jackson tennis program (08/20/14)
Linda Adams had never played tennis when she took the job as girls tennis coach at Jackson High School. Nineteen years later, Adams is still coaching the Indians. But it's been an interesting road with lots of learning and unexpected turns. "I knew nothing about tennis. ...
Dexter preps for another big volleyball year (08/19/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - Expectations remain sky high for the Dexter varsity volleyball program coming off one of its most successful seasons in school history. The Bearcats return all but two of its starters off of last season's squad that finished 26-5, went undefeated against teams in the SCAA Conference, won the SCAA Conference Tournament and placed second in the 48-team Dig for Life Classic...
Dexter preps for another big volleyball year after 26-5 mark in 2013 (08/19/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - Expectations remain sky high for the Dexter varsity volleyball program coming off one of its most successful seasons in school history. The Bearcats return all but two of its starters off of last season's squad that finished 26-5, went undefeated against teams in the SCAA Conference, won the SCAA Conference Tournament and placed second in the 48-team Dig for Life Classic...
Roles reversed in Perryville-Notre Dame volleyball rivalry entering season (08/17/14)
The rivalry between Notre Dame and Perryville has brought some of the closest and most intense volleyball matches Southeast Missouri has seen in recent years.
Southeast Missourian high school volleyball teams at a glance (08/17/14)
A preview of team in the Southeast Missourian coverage area.
Advance seniors in search of 4th straight winning volleyball season (08/17/14)
The pieces appear in place for another successful season for the Advance Hornets varsity volleyball team. The Hornets return six seniors off of last season's squad that finished 16-13-2 and enjoyed its third straight winning season. "I think we will definitely be competitive," said Advance coach Dana Below, who's varsity has put together a combined 56-19-3 record over the past three seasons. ...
2014 High School Volleyball Schedules (08/16/14)
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Kennett athletics on display at the Gatorade Game (08/14/14)
KENNETT, Mo. - Hours after students finished their first day at school on Thursday, the community in Kennett came together at Metz Cherry Stadium for the annual Bill Martin Gatorade Game, sponsored by the Kennett Rotary club. Admission cost just one bottle of Gatorade. For the price, fans got their first chance to come together to meet all of athletes that will carry Kennett's athletic program through the fall...
Bernie improving rapidly in preseason volleyball practices (08/13/14)
After just one week of practice Bernie senior outside hitter Megan Craft believes her team has never been better prepared to start a season. "I feel like this year our progression is faster," Craft said at Tuesday afternoon's volleyball practice. "In other years it took the entire preseason to get everything together. This year in the first week it feels like we have been practicing for a month. We are all coming together."...
Bernie improving rapidly in preseason volleyball practices (08/13/14)
After just one week of practice Bernie senior outside hitter Megan Craft believes her team has never been better prepared to start a season. "I feel like this year our progression is faster," Craft said at Tuesday afternoon's volleyball practice. "In other years it took the entire preseason to get everything together. This year in the first week it feels like we have been practicing for a month. We are all coming together."...
KHS Volleyball eyes strong start (08/09/14)
For KHS Volleyball Head Coach Kristy Green, another successful season could depend on the foundation she's help build during her eight years in the program, coupled with an effort to bring students from all sports together in the weight room. Like many teams in the area, full practices began on Monday, more than three weeks before the Indians' first game against Dexter on August 26. But thanks to some hard work by most of the girls over the summer, there isn't a lot of catching up to do...
Preview: Bloomfield hopes to continue strong volleyball tradition under new head coach (08/08/14)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats are among the varsity volleyball programs in the region kicking off the 2014 season with a new head coach. Starla Pulley, who coached Bloomfield to two district titles and compiled a record of 98-54-3 during her five seasons at the helm, accepted the position of counselor at Southwest Elementary in Dexter following the 2013-14 volleyball season...
Preview: Bloomfield hopes to continue strong volleyball tradition under new head coach (08/08/14)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats are among the varsity volleyball programs in the region kicking off the 2014 season with a new head coach. Starla Pulley, who coached Bloomfield to two district titles and compiled a record of 98-54-3 during her five seasons at the helm, accepted the position of counselor at Southwest Elementary in Dexter following the 2013-14 volleyball season...
2014 SCAA volleyball schedules released (08/06/14)
Varsity volleyball schedules have been released for all SCAA schools for the 2014 season. The 2014 SCAA volleyball tournament will be hosted by Bloomfield October 6-10. Dexter, which won the SCAA Tournament last year, opens its season August 25 when it hosts Farmington. Bernie, which placed second in the SCAA Tournament last season, opens its season August 26 when it hosts Sikeston...
2014 SCAA volleyball schedules released (08/06/14)
Varsity volleyball schedules have been released for all SCAA schools for the 2014 season. The 2014 SCAA volleyball tournament will be hosted by Bloomfield October 6-10. Dexter, which won the SCAA Tournament last year, opens its season August 25 when it hosts Farmington. Bernie, which placed second in the SCAA Tournament last season, opens its season August 26 when it hosts Sikeston...
High school teams open practice for fall sports (08/04/14)
Monday marked the first day of practice for fall sports teams under the Missouri State High School Activities Association guidelines.
Fall practice begins today for Missouri (08/04/14)
Dexter volleyball team wins Perryville Shootout (07/15/14)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. - The Dexter varsity volleyball team took home the top prize at the eight-team Perryville Shootout July 12. Dexter defeated St. Vincent in its quarterfinal contest, Notre Dame in its semifinal contest and host Perryville in the championship...
Dexter volleyball team wins Perryville Shootout (07/15/14)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. - The Dexter varsity volleyball team took home the top prize at the eight-team Perryville Shootout July 12. Dexter defeated St. Vincent in its quarterfinal contest, Notre Dame in its semifinal contest and host Perryville in the championship...
Perryville wins Rib City volleyball tournament (06/27/14)
Note: A photo gallery of Thursday's action is available at this link: View Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - The Perryville Pirates varsity volleyball team took home the top prize in its nine-team varsity volleyball tournament bracket at the Rib City Shootout Thursday afternoon...
Campbell to play two sports at Harris-Stowe State (05/14/14)
Alisha Campbell has been an integral part of the recent success of South Pemiscot Lady Bulldogs athletics, especially when it comes to volleyball and girls basketball. Therefore it should be no surprise that Campbell will play both sports at Harris-Stowe State College in St. Louis this fall. Campbell recently signed her letter of intent to play at the college...
High school roundup: ND boys volleyball collects win, girls soccer team takes first loss (05/11/14)
John Fennewald nailed nine kills as the Notre Dame boys volleyball team wrapped up their inaugural season with a 25-15, 25-19 sweep of St. Francis Borgia. Tyler Allen added seven kills for Notre Dame (10-6). Rhett Simmons and Ben Dohogne tallied six kills apiece. Simmons also dished out 10 assists while Collin Kramer added 15 assists for the Bulldogs...
May 10, 2014 Scoreboard (05/10/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Southeast Missourian girls basketball Player of the Year: There's no stopping Josie Long (05/07/14)
The Woodland senior averaged 26.2 points per game, 11.2 rebounds and 9.4 steals against defenses determined to take the ball out of her hands.
Dexter's Brown signs to play softball and volleyball at Crowley's Ridge College (05/02/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - Dexter senior Ashley Brown will receive a rare opportunity to play two sports at the collegiate level next season. Brown signed her letter of intent Friday at the Bearcat Event Center to play college softball and volleyball at Crowley's Ridge College in Paragould, Ark...
Notre Dame volleyball team takes lesson from loss (04/26/14)
The Bulldogs boys volleyball team was swept by Lafayette on Friday
Notre Dame volleyball team takes lesson from loss (04/26/14)
The Bulldogs boys volleyball team was swept by Lafayette on Friday
Bloomfield 7th grade, Advance 8th grade win SCAA volleyball tournaments (04/18/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the SCAA middle school volleyball tournament is available at this link: {SCAA Middle School Volleyball Action http://www.dailystatesman.com/gallery/19...
Briefly: Advance, Bloomfield claim middle school volleyball titles (04/16/14)
The Bloomfield seventh grade and Advance eighth grade claimed top prizes at the SCAA middle school volleyball tournaments Tuesday night at Woodland High School. Second-seeded Bloomfield beat fourth-seeded Bernie 25-6, 25-16, in the seventh grade title game...
Seventh-grade Lady Tribe wins title; eighth-graders take second after losing battle with Malden (04/12/14)
CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. -- The Kennett Lady Indians seventh-grade volleyball team capped a memorable season with a memorable finish. Facing the top-seeded and undefeated Malden Lady Wave in the championship game of the Bootheel Conference Tournament, the Lady Tribe rallied for a 21-25, 26-24, 25-22 victory to upset Malden and capture the tournament title...
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...
Local athletes win awards at BA Sports Extravaganza (04/07/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the event is available at this link: View Photos Here The 2014 BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza took place Saturday at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. Over 65 area schools competed in volleyball and basketball all-star games and skills competitions...
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...
Notre Dame boys volleyball team takes court for historic home match (04/04/14)
Judging from the smiles on the faces of the Notre Dame boys volleyball team, you couldn't tell they had just suffered a defeat at the hands of Duchesne on Thursday evening. The fact they were playing a home volleyball game in the first place trumped any outcome...
April 4, 2014 Scoreboard (04/04/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Notre Dame boys volleyball team takes court for historic home match (04/04/14)
By SCOTT ROSCOVIUS Special to the Missourian Judging from the smiles on the faces of the Notre Dame boys volleyball team, you couldn't tell they had just suffered a defeat at the hands of Duchesne on Thursday evening. The fact they were playing a home volleyball game in the first place trumped any outcome...
April 1, 2014 Scoreboard (04/01/14)
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...
Dexter middle school volleyball team (03/25/14)
DUSTIN WARD - dward@dailystatesman.com Dexter 7th grader Chaylea Mosby measures a serve Monday night against Scott City. The Dexter 7th grade beat Scott City 25-6, 25-15 Monday. The Dexter 8th grade beat Scott City 25-1, 25-13. Dexter will host Bernie in its Hits for Hope Game Tuesday night at Dexter...
High school spring softball season incorporates state playoffs (03/24/14)
MSHSAA changes have local schools seeking state title
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. ...
Cooter rallies to defeat Lady Tribe in tournament finals (03/21/14)
Deja vu all over again. Tuesday night, the Cooter Ladycats rallied for a three-set victory to hand Kennett its first loss of the season in eighth-grade volleyball. Two nights later, Cooter handed the Lady Indians their second loss of the year, rallying for a 14-25, 25-21, 25-17 victory in the finals of the Kennett Invitational at Kennett Middle School...
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. ...
Lady Tribe aces Campbell for sweep (03/20/14)
Just one day after suffering its first loss of the season, the Kennett Lady Indians eighth-grade volleyball team bounced back in a big way. The Lady Tribe (7-1) served 25 aces and got back on the winning track with a 25-10, 25-18 win over the Campbell Lady Camels on Wednesday evening at Kennett Middle School...
Lady Tribe splits pair of volleyball matches with Cooter (03/19/14)
Maintaining an undefeated record is a hard thing to do. Just ask the Kennett Lady Indians eighth-grade volleyball team, which saw the Cooter Ladycats rally for a three-set win on Tuesday evening at Kennett Middle School, handing the Lady Tribe its first loss of the season...
Lady Tribe splits pair of volleyball matches with Cooter (03/19/14)
Maintaining an undefeated record is a hard thing to do. Just ask the Kennett Lady Indians eighth-grade volleyball team, which saw the Cooter Ladycats rally for a three-set win on Tuesday evening at Kennett Middle School, handing the Lady Tribe its first loss of the season...
Lady Tribe sweep twinbill at Senath-Hornersville to stay perfect (03/18/14)
HORNERSVILLE, Mo. -- The good times keep rolling for the Kennett Lady Indians seventh- and eighth-grade volleyball teams. Both Lady Tribe squads swept the Senath-Hornersville Lady Lions on Monday night, with the eighth grade winning 26-24, 25-18 and the seventh-graders winning 25-13, 25-23...
Dexter Middle School Volleyball Action (03/18/14)
Note: A complete photo gallery of the action is available at this link: View Photos Here
16 SCAA athletes selected to participate in B.A. Sports All-Star Extravaganza in Dexter April 5 (03/15/14)
16 athletes from the SCAA Conference have been selected to participate in the B.A. Sports All-Star Extravaganza Apr. 5. The Bearcat Event Center will host the event. Eight SCAA volleyball players have been selected to participate in the event. The players are: Advance's Allie Below, Advance's Grayson Miles, Bernie's Tori Lowrey, Dexter's Ashley Brown, Puxico's Emily Merick, Woodland's Rachel Poole, Bernie's Jordan Ellenburg and Woodland's Josie Long...
Lady Tribe maintains winning ways with sweep of Portageville (03/14/14)
The spring semester is not the only time that many of the Kennett Lady Indians' seventh- and eighth-grade volleyball players have been hitting the courts -- and that extra time and preparation is paying off for both teams this season. Both teams defeated Portageville on Thursday to improve to 5-0 on the season, including a nice rally by the seventh-grade team in the clinching second set of its match...
Lady Indians serve up doubleheader sweep of Holcomb (03/13/14)
So much of junior high athletics is about the future -- not only helping the players mature into young adults, but also to prepare them for high school competition and to build the varsity program. Getting a lot of wins in the process isn't too bad, either...
Lady Indians serve up doubleheader sweep of Holcomb (03/13/14)
So much of junior high athletics is about the future -- not only helping the players mature into young adults, but also to prepare them for high school competition and to build the varsity program. Getting a lot of wins in the process isn't too bad, either...
Doniphan Senior Kalli Hill named to Academic All-American Volleyball Team (02/28/14)
Doniphan High School senior Kalli Hill was recently selected as one of 40 girls nationwide for the Prep-volleyball Academic All-American Volleyball team. Kalli is also an Academic All-State, All Regional, and Ozarks Foothills All Conference volleyball player.
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...
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. ...
Advance coach Mildred Wiggins joins Missouri volleyball Hall of Fame (12/14/13)
ADVANCE, Mo. - The wait is over. 22 years after coaching her final game as Advance varsity volleyball coach longtime coach Mildred Wiggins is headed to the Missouri Volleyball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. The legendary coach was honored in a surprise ceremony at halftime of the Advance-Puxico varsity boys basketball game at Advance High School Friday night...
Leopold junior excelled in multiple roles (12/08/13)
Leopold junior Caitlin Petty gets some confused looks when she responds to questions about what position she plays on the volleyball court. "I tell them that I'm a setter and a middle hitter, and people are like 'What?' said Petty, putting a tone of disbelief in the question at the end of her statement...
Southeast Missourian volleyball player of the year: Petty excelled in multiple roles (12/08/13)
Leopold junior Caitlin Petty gets some confused looks when she responds to questions about what position she plays on the volleyball court. "I tell them that I'm a setter and a middle hitter, and people are like 'What?'"
Leopold falls to defending state champ Winona (11/10/13)
Winona defeated Leopold 25-20, 25-18 to win the Class 1 state championship.
State Cross Country: Oak Ridge's Elam finishes second in Class 1 (11/10/13)
The Oak Ridge senior finished career with her best finish
Pool play roundup: Leopold books spot in final early (11/10/13)
The Leopold volleyball team won four of its six games in pool play Friday at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau to advance to the Class 1 state championship game. "That was our goal," Leopold coach Sandy Davis said. "We've had our goals all season -- to have a good season, win districts, win sectionals and make it to the championship game. They've been playing well today and some times were better than others, but that's all a part of the experience."...
Winona duo dominate during final four (11/10/13)
The Winona volleyball team had anything but a balanced offensive attack. It didn't matter because the hitting of junior middle hitter Rachel Holthaus and senior middle hitter Nola McAfee was more than enough to help Winona defend its Class 1 state title and lead the Wildcats to their third state title in school history...
Leopold volleyball falls to defending state champion Winona (11/09/13)
Leopold finished second in Class 1 after a 25-20, 25-18 loss on Saturday at the Show Me Center.
Dexter honors fall athletes (11/09/13)
The Dexter High School held its annual Fall Sports Recognition Program in the high school cafeteria Thursday at 5:30 p.m. Senior football player Holden Bruce received the Charles Bland Award. The award is presented yearly to the most well-rounded football player...
Leopold to face defending state champ Winona in title match (11/09/13)
Leopold will play in the Class 1 state championship game at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the Show Me Center.
Pool play recap: Leopold volleyball secures spot in Class 1 final (11/08/13)
Leopold will face defending state champion Winona at 4:30 p.m. Saturday for the Class 1 state championship.
Leopold volleyball secures spot in Class 1 championship game (11/08/13)
Leopold remains the only unbeaten team in the Class 1 final four after its 25-13, 25-18 win against Osceola to improve to 4-0 in pool play on Friday afternoon at the Show Me Center.
Leopold volleyball team to begin play at Class 1 final four (11/08/13)
The volleyball championships open today with pool play at the Show Me Center
Leopold volleyball team to begin play at Class 1 final four (11/08/13)
The volleyball championships open today with pool play at the Show Me Center
Tradition goes beyond success on the court for volleyball-crazed Leopold (11/07/13)
It's hard not to notice the fence with styrofoam cups in it spelling out "LHS" and "STATE BOUND" as you drive into the town of Leopold. And when you make a right turn the road is lined with blue streamers and signs with well-wishes for the state tournament-bound volleyball team...
Tradition goes beyond success on the court for volleyball-crazed Leopold (11/07/13)
It's hard not to notice the fence with styrofoam cups in it spelling out "LHS" and "STATE BOUND" as you drive into the town of Leopold. And when you make a right turn the road is lined with blue streamers and signs with well-wishes for the state tournament-bound volleyball team...
Dexter's Lindsey, Jines and Spear make all-district volleyball team (11/07/13)
Three Dexter players were recently selected to the Class 3, District 1, all-district volleyball team. Dexter junior middle hitter Jessica Lindsey was selected first-team all-district. Dexter junior middle hitter Shyann Jines was selected second-team all-district...
Leopold volleyball team reaches Class 1 final four (11/03/13)
LEOPOLD, Mo. -- Heading into to the third set of a state quarterfinal matchup against Lesterville, Leopold volleyball coach Sandy Davis talked to her players about staying calm. "Just to play our game," Davis said. "Lesterville's a good team and they tipped on us and they moved us, but we had to take control of it and play our game -- play aggressive, hit the ball and not tip -- and that's what we did. We had girls step up and our passing was so on that we could run our offense."...
Perryville volleyball team falls short of final four (11/03/13)
THE PIRATES fell in straight sets to Lutheran South in the Class 3 quarterfinals By Bill Hester Southeast Missourian ST. LOUIS -- The hugs were there once again for the Perryville girls volleyball team after their Class 3 quarterfinal match Saturday against Lutheran South...
Woodland volleyball team encounters sectional sweep at hands of St. Pius (11/03/13)
The Cardinals closed their season with a 24-10-1 record
Perryville volleyball team falls short of final four (11/03/13)
THE PIRATES fell in straight sets to Lutheran South in the Class 3 quarterfinals By Bill Hester Southeast Missourian ST. LOUIS -- The hugs were there once again for the Perryville girls volleyball team after their Class 3 quarterfinal match Saturday against Lutheran South...
Hounihan, Lockhert earn multiple volleyball honors (11/02/13)
Following the conclusion of their season, Kennett Indian volleyball players Kenna Hounihan and Jacky Lockhert have been awarded with two post season honors a piece. Hounihan and Lockhert were each chosen for the SEMO Conference All-Tournament team, and for the Class 3 District Tournament team. ...
Leopold volleyball team to host sectional for first time (11/01/13)
The Leopold volleyball program has recorded 24 district titles since 1979, but the team will get to host a Class 1 state sectional and quarterfinal round for the first time in its history Saturday. "It's kind of a big deal for us to get to host it," Leopold athletic director Andy Beck said. "I don't think it gives us an advantage in any way because it seems like almost everywhere we go -- even if we travel -- we usually have the most fans."...
Leopold spikers to host sectional for first time (11/01/13)
The Leopold volleyball program has recorded 24 district titles since 1979, but the team will get to host a Class 1 state sectional and quarterfinal round for the first time in its history Saturday. "It's kind of a big deal for us to get to host it," Leopold athletic director Andy Beck said. "I don't think it gives us an advantage in any way because it seems like almost everywhere we go -- even if we travel -- we usually have the most fans."...
Portageville claims first district volleyball title in school history (10/31/13)
PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. - The Class 2, District 1, Volleyball District Tournament came to a climax Wednesday, as the top two seed teams played in the district finals. The Portageville Lady Bulldogs with the second seed and the Malden Green Wave with the first seed...
Jackson falls in championship (10/31/13)
The Indians advanced to the title game for the first time since 2009
Jackson falls in championship (10/31/13)
The Indians advanced to the title game for the first time since 2009
October 30, 2013 Scoreboard (10/30/13)
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Bernie claims 18th district volleyball title (10/30/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - This year's MSHSAA Class 1, District 2, volleyball plaque won't have too far to travel in order to reach its final destination. It will simply go out the door, into the hallway and be displayed with the 18 other district titles the Bernie Lady Mules have collected in school history...
Bernie claims 19th district volleyball title (10/30/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - This year's MSHSAA Class 1, District 2, volleyball plaque won't have too far to travel in order to reach its final destination. It will simply go out the door, into the hallway and be displayed with the 18 other district titles the Bernie Lady Mules have collected in school history...
Dexter volleyball team suffers season-ending loss to Notre Dame in Class 3 district semifinal (10/30/13)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - One of Dexter's best volleyball seasons in recent history ended short of a birth in the Class 3, District 1, championship Tuesday night. The second-seeded Notre Dame Bulldogs handed third-seeded Dexter a season-ending 25-14, 25-18, district semifinal loss at Notre Dame Regional High School...
Leopold sweeps aside St. Vincent in final (10/30/13)
PATTON, Mo. -- Things didn't quite go according to the second-seeded St. Vincent volleyball team's plan Tuesday night in its Class 1 District 4 championship matchup against top-seeded Leopold. "I've watched four or five matches of them, and that's probably the best they've done on serve-receive and that was part of our game plan -- to serve aggressive and get them out of system and we'd get a lot of free balls," St. ...
Woodland handles heat, Clearwater for district crown (10/30/13)
The Cardinals advanced to the sectional round with a 25-12, 27-25 victory
Leopold sweeps aside St. Vincent in final (10/30/13)
PATTON, Mo. -- Things didn't quite go according to the second-seeded St. Vincent volleyball team's plan Tuesday night in its Class 1 District 4 championship matchup against top-seeded Leopold. "I've watched four or five matches of them, and that's probably the best they've done on serve-receive and that was part of our game plan -- to serve aggressive and get them out of system and we'd get a lot of free balls," St. ...
Perryville turns back Notre Dame a third time (10/30/13)
Perryville junior Alex Spears wants the ball when the match is on the line. And, equally important, her team needs her to want it. "I do. I want to be that person to go to," Spears said. "I just want to help my team as much as I can. I love to be that person that they can go to and make sure I boost everybody's confidence up a little bit and get the energy going."...
Indians volleyball loses to Perryville in districts (10/30/13)
After defeating New Madrid County Central in the first round of district play on Monday evening, the Lady Indians volleyball team traveled back to Cape Girardeau on Tuesday evening, for a semifinal match against top seeded Perryville. Unfortunately of the Lady Indians on Tuesday, the team never got into a real rhythm. This resulted in a loss to Perryville, in two sets, 25-10 and 25-14. The loss resulted in the Lady Indians being knocked out of the tournament...
Dexter falls to ND in volleyball district semifinal (10/29/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Coming into the Class 3, District 1 tournament the Dexter Lady Bearcats knew they would have to get past rival Notre Dame if they wanted to make their first title game appearance since 2009. Unfortunately for Dexter, the Lady Bulldogs used strong finishes in both sets on Tuesday to hand the Lady Bearcats a season-ending loss, 25-14, 25-18, in the semifinals...
Sikeston falls to Jackson, season comes to an end (10/29/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- Not much went right for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs Monday night when they took on the Jackson Lady Indians to open up the Class 4, District 1 tournament. The victim of several long Jackson rallies spurred by stellar serving, sixth-seeded Sikeston saw it's season come to a close with a 25-9, 25-12 loss that propelled the third-seeded Lady Indians to the semifinals...
Four SCAA teams survive opening day of volleyball playoffs (10/29/13)
Dexter advances to Class 3 district semifinal: CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team moved one step closer to a district title Monday with a 25-7, 25-12, quarterfinal win against sixth-seeded Doniphan. Dexter tallied 30 of its 50 points on kills. Shyann Jines led the Bearcats with 11 kills. Jessica Lindsey added eight more...
Central volleyball season ends at hands of Hillsboro (10/29/13)
After losing the first game by just two points, it appeared that fifth-seeded Central might be able to knock off fourth-seeded Hillsboro to advance to the semifinals of the Class 4 Disrict 1 volleyball tournament Monday at Jackson High School. But the Tigers (5-25-1) fell apart during the second set and their season ended with a 25-23, 25-10 loss to the Hawks...
Woodland reaches final of district volleyball tournament (10/29/13)
The Cardinals turned back Saxony Lutheran in three sets to reach tonight's title match
Jackson volleyball team avenges loss to advance to district final (10/29/13)
The Indians swept Poplar Bluff 25-16, 25-21 after falling to the Mules in the regular season
Central volleyball season ends at hands of Hillsboro (10/29/13)
After losing the first game by just two points, it appeared that fifth-seeded Central might be able to knock off fourth-seeded Hillsboro to advance to the semifinals of the Class 4 Disrict 1 volleyball tournament Monday at Jackson High School. But the Tigers (5-25-1) fell apart during the second set and their season ended with a 25-23, 25-10 loss to the Hawks...
Bernie, Bloomfield, Dexter and Woodland survive opening day of volleyball playoffs (10/29/13)
Dexter advances to Class 3 district semifinal: CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team moved one step closer to a district title Monday with a 25-7, 25-12, quarterfinal win against sixth-seeded Doniphan. Dexter tallied 30 of its 50 points on kills. Shyann Jines led the Bearcats with 11 kills. Jessica Lindsey added eight more...
Lady Indians top NMCC in first round of districts (10/28/13)
The Lady Indians volleyball team opened up district tournament play on Monday evening as they took on New Madrid County Central, in Cape Girardeau. They Lady Indians needed only two sets to dispose of New Madrid, doing so 25-23, and 25-17. Kennett last played New Madrid in pool play of the conference tournament, where they defeated them in three sets...
High school roundup (Fri.): Jackson drops final regular season game (10/27/13)
The Jackson football team found itself in a familiar position Friday night, and it wasn't a good one. "I think every game this year we have opened with a deficit on the road," Jackson coach Brent Eckley said. Class 6 Francis Howell Central took an early lead then made a late comeback by outscoring the Class 5 Indians by 15 points in the fourth quarter to secure a 38-34 victory in the regular-season finale for both teams...
District volleyball tourneys start Monday (10/27/13)
The Perryville volleyball team advanced to its first final four in school history a season ago. This week the Pirates will start a new postseason run by trying to defend their title at the Class 3 District 1 tournament at Notre Dame. Perryville, which received the top seed and the only bye in the tournament, will face the winner of Monday night's matchup between Kennett and New Madrid County Central at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday...
High school roundup (Sat.): Jackson cross country teams advance to sectional (10/27/13)
The Jackson girls and boys cross country teams earned a spot in the state sectional round after their finishes at the Class 4 District 1 meet. The Jackson boys finished second in the team standings while the girls finished fourth. The top four teams advance to the sectional race Saturday at Parkway Central High School...
NMCC win SEMO Conference outright (10/25/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It's been five seasons since any team besides the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs could say they're SEMO Conference champions. The New Madrid County Central Lady Eagles uprooted the five-time champs last week during the conference tournament and on Thursday, the Lady Eagles won the regular season conference championship outright with a three-set win over Sikeston...
October 24, 2013 Scoreboard (10/24/13)
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High school roundup: Bulldogs roll past Indians (10/24/13)
The Notre Dame boys soccer team continued its late-season surge with Wednesday night's 3-0 win at Jackson. Devin Ziegler led the Bulldogs with two goals and Chandler Dorris added a goal. Benjamin Parsons and Russell Beussink recorded assists. "We are not making the same mistakes that we made in the beginning of the season," said Notre Dame coach Matt Vollink, whose squad improved to 10-9-1. "I like how this team has come together and progressed."...
High school roundup: Central volleyball triumphant at Scott City (10/23/13)
McKenzie Bess nailed seven kills to help the Central volleyball team claw out a close 25-20, 21-25, 25-20 victory over host Scott City (2-24-1) on Tuesday night. Kacee Anderson served five aces and Callie Callis recorded six digs for Central (6-24)...
Indians Volleyball tops Sikeston in three sets (10/23/13)
The Lady Indians volleyball team played in their final regular season game of the year on Monday evening, as they traveled to Sikeston. Kennett had beaten Sikeston earlier in the season in the Cape Tournament, and in pool play of the SEMO Conference Tournament, however Sikeston would go on to defeat the Lady Indians during the semi-finals of that tournament...
October 22, 2013 Scoreboard (10/22/13)
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Dexter volleyball team drops Senior Night match to Notre Dame 2-1 (10/22/13)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team suffered its third three-set loss of the season to the Notre Dame Bulldogs Monday night. The Bulldogs, which were the last team to beat Dexter on Sept. 14 in the championship of the 48-team Dig for Life Classic, ended the Bearcats' 14-game winning streak with a 25-22, 21-25, 25-19, victory at the Bearcat Event Center Monday...
High school roundup: Leopold spikers sweep St. Vincent (10/22/13)
Leopold claimed a 25-19, 26-24 volleyball win at St. Vincent on Monday night in a potential Class 1, District 4 championship match preview. Denai Arnzen had three kills and 11 digs for the Wildcats, while Sydney Eeftink had 14 assists, four aces and two kills...
Lady Bulldogs edged by Kennett in three sets (10/21/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Their previous two matches went three sets with each team taking a win. It was no surprise Monday's regular season contest went three sets between the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs and Kennett. "Kennett and Sikeston are so evenly matched," Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler said. "I'm not sure if I've ever seen teams so evenly matched."...
Notre Dame snaps Dexter's 14-game winning streak (10/21/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- For the third time this season the Notre Dame Lady Bulldogs had Dexter's number on Monday. Snapping the Lady Bearcats' 14-game winning streak, the Lady Bulldogs won a tight three game match, 25-22, 21-25, 25-19, as Dexter celebrated senior night...
Lady Bulldogs edged by Kennett in three sets (10/21/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Their previous two matches went three sets with each team taking a win. It was no surprise Monday's regular season contest went three sets between the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs and Kennett. "Kennett and Sikeston are so evenly matched," Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler said. "I'm not sure if I've ever seen teams so evenly matched."...
Dexter claims SCAA volleyball titles (10/19/13)
Note: 32 Photos of Friday's championship games are available in a photo gallery at this link: See Photos HEre BERNIE, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team waited most of its season to secure a three-set victory and finally got it Friday night in the championship of the SCAA volleyball tournament against the host Bernie Mules...
Dexter, Bernie advance to SCAA volleyball finals (10/18/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Nearby rivals will square off in the SCAA varsity volleyball tournament championship Friday night after securing semifinal victories in their respective matches Thursday. The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats extended its winning streak to a baker's dozen with a 25-17, 25-19, semifinal win against the fourth-seeded Advance Hornets in the first varsity semifinal Thursday...
Sikeston knocks off top seeded Indians (10/18/13)
The Kennett Lady Indians volleyball team traveled to New Madrid on Thursday evening, as they participated in the SEMO Conference Tournament. On Tuesday in bracket play, the Lady Indians defeated all of their opponents, Oran, New Madrid, Sikeston, and Charleston, en route to earning the number one seed in the tournament. ...
NMCC ends Sikeston's five-year reign as SEMO Conference tournament champions (10/17/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- For the first time in six years the SEMO Conference Tournament has a new champion. Fending off a resilient Sikeston Lady Bulldogs squad, the New Madrid County Central Lady Eagles took advantage of home court to win the title in straight sets, 25-23, 25-16...
High school roundup: Jackson soccer routs Central (10/17/13)
The Jackson boys soccer team exploded Wednesday night for a huge revenge victory over rival Central. Jackson routed the visiting Tigers 5-0, less than a month after Central slipped past the Indians 3-2 in double overtime on Sept. 24 in Cape Girardeau...
October 16, 2013 Scoreboard (10/16/13)
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Bernie, Advance advance to semifinals of SCAA varsity volleyball tournament with Tuesday wins (10/16/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Upsets were absent for a second straight day in the varsity bracket of the SCAA volleyball tournament Tuesday night at Bernie. The third-seeded Bernie Mules beat the sixth seeded Bloomfield Wildcats 25-17, 25-22, and the fourth-seeded Advance Hornets eliminated the fifth-seeded Puxico Indians 25-21, 25-23...
Advance, Bernie advance to semifinals of SCAA varsity volleyball tournament (10/16/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Upsets were absent for a second straight day in the varsity bracket of the SCAA volleyball tournament Tuesday night at Bernie. The third-seeded Bernie Mules beat the sixth seeded Bloomfield Wildcats 25-17, 25-22, and the fourth-seeded Advance Hornets eliminated the fifth-seeded Puxico Indians 25-21, 25-23...
High school roundup: Season ends for Central's Powell (10/16/13)
Central sophomore Josey Powell lost in the opening round of the Class 2 Sectional 1 individual tournament on Tuesday at the Sunset Tennis Central in St. Louis. Powell, the Class 2 District 1 champion, fell to Lafayette's Haleigh Chobanian 6-0,6-0 to finish with an overal record of 12-11 this season...
Indians earn first seed in Semo Conference Tournament (10/16/13)
The Kennett Indians volleyball team was back in action on Tuesday evening, as they traveled to Charleston to compete in pool play, for the SEMO Conference volleyball tournament, where they would take on the likes of Oran, Charleston, Sikeston, and New Madrid County Central...
Indians earn first seed in Semo Conference Tournament (10/16/13)
The Kennett Indians volleyball team was back in action on Tuesday evening, as they traveled to Charleston to compete in pool play, for the SEMO Conference volleyball tournament, where they would take on the likes of Oran, Charleston, Sikeston, and New Madrid County Central...
Sikeston's SEMO Conference grasp slipping (10/15/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- After five years of domination by the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs the SEMO Conference Volleyball Tournament has a good chance of crowing a new champion this season if Tuesday's pool play is any indication. Coming out with the first seed after the eight-set battle was the Kennett Lady Indians, who just edged out host New Madrid County Central on point differential to take the top spot...
Prep Roundup: Sikeston soccer drops road match to Terriers (10/15/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com CARBONDALE, Ill. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs soccer team dropped their second game in as many days on Tuesday to Carbonedale, Ill., 3-2. Sikeston went down 1-0 just a few minutes into the first half, but were able to tie up with 30 seconds left before the break. Hunter Taylor sent a ball in the air that was headed in by Layton Jones to make it 1-1...
High school roundup: Perryville spikers mount comeback against Park Hills (10/15/13)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Dexter, Woodland cruise to semifinals of SCAA volleyball tournament (10/15/13)
Note: 34 Photos of Day 1 of the SCAA volleyball tournament are available in a gallery at this link: View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats booked its spot in the varsity SCAA Tournament semifinals Monday afternoon with a 25-1, 25-9, win against the eighth-seeded Richland Rebels...
Advance volleyball team picks up victory (10/13/13)
Senior setter Allie Below led the Advance volleyball team to a 25-6, 25-12, 27-25 victory over Bell City on Friday night in a best-of-five match. Below finished with 24 assits in the match while Grayson Miles added 11 kills and Ashtyn Hudson had 10. Hannah Clark and Kendra Sokolowski finished with three aces each...
October 11, 2013 Scoreboard (10/11/13)
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Dexter volleyball team pounds Poplar Bluff for 11th straight win (10/11/13)
Note: 27 Photos of the Hits for Hope Volleyball Game vs. Poplar Bluff are available in a photo gallery at this link: View Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team extended its winning streak to 11 games Thursday night with a convincing 25-16, 25-11, victory against Poplar Bluff...
Indians celebrate Senior Night by defeating Hayti (10/11/13)
Thursday evening was a big one for the Kennett Lady Indians volleyball team. The ladies showed their support for the fight against breast cancer by wearing pink, and playing with a pink ball, and they also honored their seniors on their Senior Night...
Prep Roundup: Oran takes step toward district title (10/10/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- Aubrianna Jones put the Oran Lady Eagles softball team in the Class 1, District 1 championship game Thursday earning a 3-0 win over Neelyville in Poplar Bluff. Jones struck out seven in a complete game effort and walked just one...
High School roundup: Peters perfect as Notre Dame softball romps (10/10/13)
Nikki Peters pitched a perfect game as the Notre Dame softball team opened Class 3 District 1 tournament play with an easy win. Second-seeded Notre Dame routed seventh-seeded Potosi 14-0 in five innings Wednesday in Potosi, Mo. Peters recorded 12 strikeouts as the Bulldogs improved to 20-5...
October 9, 2013 Scoreboard (10/09/13)
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High school roundup: Dexter tennis clips ND (10/09/13)
The Dexter girls tennis team won two of three doubles matches to edge Notre Dame 5-4 in the semifinals of the Class 1 District 1 tournament Tuesday. The teams split the six singles matches with Carly Hopkins, Adele Soutar and Emily Young recording victories for the Bulldogs. Hopkins and Reagan Kapp won No. 1 doubles, but Dexter won the last two...
Lady Indians volleyball knocks off Cape Central (10/09/13)
After suffering a tough loss to New Madrid on Monday, the Lady Indians volleyball team returned to action on Tuesday afternoon, as they played host to the Cape Central Tigers. The first set started off with some very good back and forth action from both teams. ...
Perryville spikers outlast ND (10/08/13)
The Notre Dame and Perryville volleyball teams have built quite a rivalry over the past few years, one marked by high intensity and close matches. "It's a big rivalry. It's always intense and exciting," Perryville coach David Mirly said. "I think both teams have a lot of respect for each other."...
Perryville claims title at 20-team volleyball tournament (10/07/13)
Note: 30 photos of the tournament are available in a gallery at this link: View Photos Here PERRYVILLE, Mo. - The Perryville Pirates varsity volleyball team secured its second tournament championship of the 2013 season with a 25-21, 25-21, title game victory against St. Pius X (Festus) Saturday night...
Oct. 4, 2013 Scoreboard (10/04/13)
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Dexter bashes Lady Bulldogs in two sets (10/03/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- If Sikeston was going to extend their three-game winning streak against visiting Dexter on Thursday the Lady Bulldogs knew they'd need to play a nearly perfect match. Unfortunately for Sikeston, the Lady Bearcats' did what they've done to so many teams this season, winning in straight sets, 25-13, 25-9...
Valle Catholic defeats Perryville (10/03/13)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Perryville High School volleyball coach David Mirly thought the Pirates were not properly prepared for Wednesday night's match. The Pirates might have been able to get away with that against many squads -- but perennial powerhouse Valle Catholic is not among them...
Bernie, Bloomfield to compete at 20-team Perryville volleyball tournament Saturday (10/03/13)
Bernie and Bloomfield are among the teams set to compete in the 20-team varsity volleyball tournament at Perryville Saturday. Bernie will compete in a five-team pool at Perryville High School beginning Saturday morning. Bernie will take on Sikeston Saturday at 9:15 a.m., Eminence at 11:30 a.m., Jackson at 1 p.m. and Perryville at 2:30 p.m...
Lady Bulldogs hold on against Oran (10/02/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- With a potential three-game winning streak on the line the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs looked to be on the ropes against Oran on Tuesday as the two squads opened up SEMO Conference play. Rallying back from a deep second-set deficit, however, the Lady Bulldogs stunned the Lady Eagles in a three-game, come-from-behind win, 15-25, 25-20, 25-14...
Prep Roundup: Sikeston softball win in extras over East Carter (10/02/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com ELLSINORE -- It took extra innings, but the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs took down host East Carter County 3-2 for their fifth win of the season on Tuesday. Locked in a scoreless ball game, the Lady Bulldogs rallied for two runs in the top of the fifth only to see a two-run rally by East Carter in the sixth tie things up...
Dexter edges Leopold in battle of volleyball powers (10/02/13)
Note: 26 Photos of the Dexter-Leopold volleyball action are available in a gallery at this link: View Photos Here LEOPOLD, Mo. - The varsity volleyball contest between traditional powerhouses Dexter and Leopold lived up to its billing Tuesday night...
High school roundup: Perryville soccer routs De Soto (10/02/13)
The Perryville boys soccer team continued its impressive season Tuesday night by routing visiting De Soto 7-0. Perryville, which improved to 15-3, got two goals apiece from Emilio Mattingly and Eann Bergman. Kyle Wood, Emmanual Miranda and Juan Hernandez all added one goal apiece...
Bloomfield volleyball team edges Puxico (10/01/13)
The Bloomfield Wildcats volleyball team beat Puxico 25-12, 10-25, 25-23 Monday night. "The first set we came out strong, our front row was unstoppable and we were serving aggressive," Bloomfield coach Starla Pulley said. "Our passing that set was pretty much on-point. The second set we struggled with communication and getting a pass. We were not able to run an offense that set. We were able to pull through with a third-set win. The girls are getting better every game."...
SCAA roundup: Dexter volleyball team, JV football team and Bell City volleyball team collect W's (10/01/13)
Dexter vs. Advance Volleyball Note: A photo gallery of the Advance-Dexter volleyball game is available at this link: View Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team extended its winning streak to seven games Monday night with a 25-14, 25-9, home victory against Advance...
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...
Sikeston volleyball wins second in a row, sweeps Charleston in two sets (09/30/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Picking up their second win in as many games, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs swept the visiting Charleston Lady Bluejays in straight sets on Monday, 25-16, 25-17. "I told the girls whether we feel like we played well or we played fantastically, good teams are able to figure out a way to win regardless of who they play," Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler said. ...
High school roundup: Winkler scores 5 TDs in St. Vincent's win (09/27/13)
Alex Winkler rushed for 211 yards on 29 carries and scored five touchdowns as host St. Vincent won its second straight game, defeating Lift for Life Academy 35-16.
Stoddard County high school sports roundup (09/27/13)
Note: A photo gallery of the Bloomfield volleyball team in action Thursday against Notre Dame is available at this link: Bloomfield Volleyball Photos Bloomfield vs. Notre Dame Volleyball BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats varsity girls volleyball team fell just short in its bid to take a set from traditional juggernaut Notre Dame Thursday night...
Stoddard County high school sports roundup (09/27/13)
Note: A photo gallery of the Bloomfield volleyball team in action Thursday against Notre Dame is available at this link: Bloomfield Volleyball Photos Bloomfield vs. Notre Dame Volleyball BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats varsity girls volleyball team fell just short in its bid to take a set from traditional juggernaut Notre Dame Thursday night...
Lady Bulldogs volleyball notches first win (09/26/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- Behind 15 digs from Lauren Beydler and five kills from Esther Chinwuko, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleybal team pulled off its first win of the season Thursday at Scott City, 25-14 and 25-20. "No mattter where or the circumstances, it's always nice to get it," Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler said about their first win. "Now, hopefully, we can stop worrying about it and move on."...
Prep Roundup: SHS netters fall to Kennett (09/26/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs tennis team lost 9-0 to Kennett Thursday at the Sikeston Public Tennis Courts. Results from the match are as follows: Varsity Singles Kathryn Shetley (K) def. Ali Price (S), 8-0 Hadley Hilburn (K) def. Julie Braden (S), 8-1...
Delta girls handcuff Oran (09/26/13)
Shiann Clayborn scattered three hits over seven innings, walking one and striking out five, as host Delta defeated Oran 4-1 in girls softball action Wednesday afternoon. Rachel Birkman and Megan Perry each had doubles to pace Delta's six-hit attack. The Bobcats improved to 4-9 while dropping the Eagles to 9-4...
Lady Indians volleyball tops Holcomb (09/26/13)
The Lady Indians varsity volleyball team was back at it on Wednesday afternoon, as they hosted the Holcomb Hornets. The Ladies won the first set 25-16, and edged out the second set 25-22. Jacky Lockhert lead the girls in kills with seven, by Logan Vaghan with three, and Kenna Hounihan, and Samantha Hale with two a piece. ...
Late set heroics lift NMCC over Cape Central (09/25/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It took a little late-set magic to get things started, but the New Madrid County Lady Eagles moved over the .500 mark on the season Tuesday night with a sweep of the Cape Central Lady Tigers 25-23 and 25-21...
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...
Late set heroics lift NMCC over Cape Central (09/25/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It took a little late-set magic to get things started, but the New Madrid County Lady Eagles moved over the .500 mark on the season Tuesday night with a sweep of the Cape Central Lady Tigers 25-23 and 25-21...
Dexter volleyball team cruises past Richland (09/25/13)
ESSEX, Mo. - The Dexter varsity volleyball team improved to 4-0 in SCAA regular season play Tuesday night with a 25-8, 25-8, win at Richland. Dexter tallied 24 of its points on kills and eight on aces. Shyann Jines led Dexter in aces with three. Alyssa Spear and Jessica Lindsey each added two more. Delaney Pullen tallied one ace...
Richland set to begin play in Gideon volleyball tournament Thursday (09/25/13)
The schedule has been released for the Gideon varsity volleyball tournament. The 16-team tournament will take place Sept. 26-28 at Gideon High School. Pool play for the tournament will take place Thursday and Friday. Pool play will consist of two rally scoring games to 25 with a cap of 27...
Sept. 24, 2013 Scoreboard (09/24/13)
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High school roundup: Jackson's Wunderlich shuts out Sikeston (09/24/13)
All the high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Bernie rallies late to upend Poplar Bluff in three-set thriller (09/24/13)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Bernie rallied from a 22-18 deficit in the deciding third game Monday night, then stopped Poplar Bluff's comeback attempt. Each team had a pair of match points before Bernie's Jordan Ellenburg ended it with a kill up the middle for a 25-20, 22-25, 28-26 win over Poplar Bluff...
Streaking Bearcats send Cardinals to two-game loss (09/24/13)
DEXTER, Mo. -- The Dexter volleyball team secured its 15th straight-game victory of the season Monday night with a 25-15, 25-19 home win against the Woodland Cardinals. Dexter never trailed either set and dominated the Cardinals early and late...
Dexter volleyball program sweeps Woodland (09/24/13)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team secured its 15th straight-set victory of the season Monday night with a 25-15, 25-19 home win against the Woodland Cardinals. Dexter never trailed either set and dominated the Cardinals early and late...
Indians win in two sets, defeat Twin Rivers (09/24/13)
The Lady Indians volleyball team continued their good play as of late as they only needed two sets to get past Twin Rivers. The first set was very closely played as the two teams were tied at 19. From there on the Lady Indians would take control, and pick up the win 25-21...
Unforced errors lead to Bloomfield win over Lady Bulldogs (09/23/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite putting up late rallies in both sets against the Bloomfield Lady Wildcats Monday night, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs left the court still searching for their elusive first win of the season. Unable to slow down Bloomfield's attack while handing out free points on unforced errors, Sikeston fell in straight sets, 25-16, 25-19...
Leopold volleyball team overpowers Advance in sweep (09/20/13)
LEOPOLD -- For the Advance volleyball team, facing Leopold's hitting tandem of Caitlyn Petty and Ashlyn Bucher on the Wildcats' home floor was like the crew of the Andrea Gail attempting to ride out the waves in "The Perfect Storm." It didn't take long for the Hornets to sink...
Sikeston volleyball continues search, falls to Poplar Bluff (09/20/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It's been a season of change for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team so far and they're still trying to find the right pieces. The Lady Bulldogs continued that search Thursday night as they fell to the visiting Poplar Bluff Lady Mules in two sets, 25-12 and 25-11...
Dexter volleyball team pounds its way past Bernie (09/20/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Dexter Bearcats volleyball coach Carmen Morgan encouraged her offensive weapons to take care of business when she burned her final timeout after Bernie went on an 8-2 run to tie set 1 at 16-16 Thursday night. "We quit hitting the ball and started playing it safe," Morgan said. ...
Sept. 20, 2013 Scoreboard (09/20/13)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Lady Indians volleyball falls to Portageville (09/20/13)
The Lady Indians Varsity volleyball team has been on fire as of late, defeating teams such as Senath-Hornersville, Poplar Bluff, and Malden. On Thursday however, the Lady Indians lost in three tough sets to the Bulldogs. The first set featured a lot of back and forth action, but the Lady Bulldogs would top the Lady Indians 25-21. In the second set the Indians would fire back, and win 25-13. The Lady Bulldogs would bounce back in the third set however, and win 25-17...
Chaffee rallies past Naylor (09/19/13)
Chaffee scored three times in the top of the seventh inning to rally past host Naylor 8-6 in softball action Wednesday afternoon. Sophomore Carleigh Burnett went 3 for 4 with two doubles, scored twice and drove in two runs to lead the Red Devils [5-8]. Fellow sophomore Julia Butterfield also went 3 for 4, scoring twice, while Katlin McFerron blasted a solo home run...
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."...
Notre Dame planning boys volleyball in spring (09/18/13)
Missouri high school volleyball for boys has, for the most part, been relegated to the greater St. Louis area since becoming popular in the 1990s. That may be about to change. Notre Dame Regional High School plans to field a boys volleyball team in the spring, marking a foray into the southeast part of Missouri for the sport striving to attain its goal of 50 schools in three different districts, a benchmark for Missouri State High School Athletic Association membership...
Notre Dame planning boys volleyball in spring (09/18/13)
Missouri high school volleyball for boys has, for the most part, been relegated to the greater St. Louis area since becoming popular in the 1990s. That may be about to change. Notre Dame Regional High School plans to field a boys volleyball team in the spring, marking a foray into the southeast part of Missouri for the sport striving to attain its goal of 50 schools in three different districts, a benchmark for Missouri State High School Athletic Association membership...
Jackson softball fails to capitalize (09/18/13)
The Jackson softball team was left stranded Tuesday in a 2-0 loss at district rival Poplar Bluff. Jackson (7-10) stranded seven runners, including three in scoring position, and had one thrown out at the plate on a double play to end the third inning...
Dexter volleyball team improves to 13-3, beats Scott City (09/18/13)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball program has yet to experience a let down following its second-place finish at the 48-team Dig for Life Classic Saturday night. Dexter, fresh off a straight set 25-9, 25-16, road win at Bloomfield Monday night, returned home and cruised past Scott City 25-12, 25-4, Tuesday...
Lady Indians defeat Senath-Hornersville (09/18/13)
The Kennett Indians volleyball team have been playing good ball as of late, and that good play continued on Tuesday night as they took on the Senath-Hornersville Lions. The Lady Indians varsity team went on to beat Senath-Hornersville in two sets, 25-12 and 25-18. Coach Kristy Green was excited about the play of her varsity squad. She said, "The girls started off pretty strong and were able to maintain the momentum, and feed off the crowd, and our students that showed up to support us...
Stoddard County roundup (Sept. 16): (09/18/13)
All results reported to Daily Statesman by midnight Monday.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston football downs Bearcats, Oran wins 13-1 (09/17/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- The Sikeston junior varsity football team took care of the Dexter Bearcats Monday 34-0. Quarterback Nathan Hampton put Sikeston ahead early in the first quarter following an 8-yard touchdown pass to Logan Hampton with 8:54 left...
Sept. 17, 2013 Scoreboard (09/17/13)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Mirly throws no-hitter for Crusaders vs. East Prairie (09/17/13)
Saxony Lutheran sophomore Grace Mirly struck out six batter and did not allow a hit in the Crusaders' 10-0, six-inning home victory Monday in high school softball. Mirly issued just one walk as the Crusaders improved to 9-4. Abby Hadler went 3 for 3 and had three RBIs for Saxony. Mirly, Ashlynn Collier and Tayla Meyr all finished with two hits...
Dexter volleyball team places 2nd at 48-team Dig for Life Classic (09/17/13)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team came up just short in its bid for its first Dig for Life Classic championship in school history Saturday night. Dexter placed second at the 48-team tournament in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Notre Dame defeated Dexter 26-28, 25-20, 25-18, in the gold bracket championship to claim the title for a second straight season...
Richland volleyball team in action (09/17/13)
Notre Dame volleyball wins back-to-back Dig For Life titles (09/15/13)
Notre Dame coach Tara Stroup earned her 300th win on Saturday and her team defeated Dexter later in the day for the tournament championship.
Briefly: Dexter volleyball team places 2nd at 48-team Dig for Life Classic (09/15/13)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter varsity volleyball team placed second at the 48- team Dig for Life Classic in Cape Girardeau, Mo., Saturday night. Notre Dame defeated Dexter 26-28, 25-20, 25-18, in the gold bracket championship to claim the title for a second straight season...
Notre Dame volleyball wins back-to-back Dig For Life titles (09/15/13)
Notre Dame coach Tara Stroup earned her 300th win on Saturday and her team defeated Dexter later in the day for the tournament championship.
Jackson softball wins close one over Naylor, 12-10 (09/15/13)
The Jackson softball team received offensive and defensive heroics from sophomore Erica Gray to squeeze out a wild 12-10 win over visiting Naylor Friday afternoon. Jackson (5-6) scored four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to wipe out a 10-8 deficit and prevail in the contest that featured 17 hits and 12 errors...
Stoddard County volleyball roundup: Dexter improves to 6-2 (09/13/13)
Dexter vs. NMCC NEW MADRID, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team pounded New Madrid County Central 25-11, 25-12, Thursday. Dexter also cruised in the junior varsity contest against NMCC 25-13, 25-20. Jessica Lindsey calculated a team-high 11 kills for Dexter. Delaney Pullen added six more. Shyann Jines collected four kills...
Dig For Life volleyball tourney to field 48 teams (09/13/13)
Volleyball players and fans from 48 area high schools will converge on Cape Girardeau this weekend to compete in the Dig For Life Challenge beginning today at three venues throughout the city. Notre Dame is the defending tournament champion after defeating Bernie in the finals last year. And even though the Bulldogs are off to a 6-1-1 start to the season, coach Tara Stroup knows coming away with a second successive title will be anything but a cakewalk...
Stoddard County volleyball roundup: Dexter improves to 6-2 (09/13/13)
Dexter vs. NMCC NEW MADRID, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team pounded New Madrid County Central 25-11, 25-12, Thursday. Dexter also cruised in the junior varsity contest against NMCC 25-13, 25-20. Jessica Lindsey calculated a team-high 11 kills for Dexter. Delaney Pullen added six more. Shyann Jines collected four kills...
Kennett sweeps Sikeston Invitational, Lady Bulldogs softball struck by Portageville (09/12/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Kennett Indian tennis team dominated the Sikeston Invitational Tennis Tournament Thursday following victories in both the doubles and singles bracket. Kelsey Washburn and Heidi Shetley pulled out an 8-5 win in the doubles bracket defeating teammates Alex McPherson and Kara Heeb in the championship...
Sept. 12, 2013 Scoreboard (09/12/13)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Kennett Volleyball defeats South Pem. (09/11/13)
The Kennett Indians varsity volleyball team won their third straight on Tuesday night, as they defeated the South Pemiscot Bulldogs. In the first set, the action was very back and forth, until Kennett was able to pull away at the end. They took the set 25-21. In the second set the Indians were able to find more of a rhythm. Despite a good effort from the Bulldogs, the Indians would take the second set 25-17, and win the game...
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...
New strategy pays off for St. Vincent with first win (09/11/13)
PERRVILLE, Mo. -- St. Vincent volleyball coach Tim Haffner, in his third season with the team, was able to work with his players in the summer for just the first time this year. One of the things he focused on was turning his players' serves into weapons by making them jump servers...
New strategy pays off for St. Vincent with first win (09/11/13)
PERRVILLE, Mo. -- St. Vincent volleyball coach Tim Haffner, in his third season with the team, was able to work with his players in the summer for just the first time this year. One of the things he focused on was turning his players' serves into weapons by making them jump servers...
Dexter routs Cape Central in two sets (09/10/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Coming off a solid showing at Notre Dame's VolleyballFest this past weekend, the Dexter Lady Bearcats shook off a rough start against Cape Central Tuesday but went on to sweep the Lady Tigers, 25-13 and 25-7...
SHS halted by visiting Cape Central in three sets (09/10/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After winning the first set, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team suffered an internal letdown. It began towards the middle of the second set and then, eventually, they were overtaken by a wide margin in the third losing a three-set match to visiting Cape Central 25-22, 15-25 and 16-25...
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The Kennett Indians varsity volleyball team won their third straight on Tuesday night, as they defeated the South Pemiscot Bulldogs. In the first set, the action was very back and forth, until Kennett was able to pull away at the end. They took the set 25-21. In the second set the Indians were able to find more of a rhythm. Despite a good effort from the Bulldogs, the Indians would take the second set 25-17, and win the game...
Tigers volleyball squad collects first win of season at Sikeston (09/10/13)
SIKESTON, Mo. – The Central Tigers volleyball team started Monday's match eerily similar to their first four of the season. They fought for awhile, but eventually dropped the first set. "We've been searching for our first win this season," Central coach Angela Womack said. "That first set was a lot like how we've started so far."...
Dexter advances to gold bracket at Volleyballfest, falls to Notre Dame (09/10/13)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - Trailing Notre Dame 23-13 in a decisive third set of a varsity semifinal at the Notre Dame Volleyballfest Saturday Dexter Bearcats coach Carmen Morgan encouraged her players to forget about the scoreboard. "Volleyball is a game of momentum," Morgan said. "So you can never afford to think you've got it or give up. That's what we had to do. I told them 'don't look at the score, you've looked at the score your last time. You better get out there and play.'...
Leopold wins Woodland Volleyball Tournament (09/08/13)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- A lively near-capacity crowd of more than 800 people saw some serious power volleyball as Leopold threatened to blow Woodland out of its own gym before the Cardinals digested a coach's tongue-lashing and made a championship match out of it at the annual Woodland Tournament...
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...
Dexter volleyball team pounds Jackson (09/06/13)
DEXTER, Mo. - The undefeated Dexter Bearcats volleyball team handed the Jackson Indians its first loss of the 2013 season Thursday night. Dexter (2-0) went on a 9-0 run in set 1 and 11-0 run in set 2 as it cruised past Jackson 25-16, 25-5. "Our kids had a rhythm going," Dexter coach Carmen Morgan said. "When we get a rhythm out there it makes a big difference in how we are able to play the court. But as far as hitting, it wasn't our best hitting game tonight...
Dexter volleyball team pounds Jackson (09/06/13)
DEXTER, Mo. - The undefeated Dexter Bearcats volleyball team handed the Jackson Indians its first loss of the 2013 season Thursday night. Dexter (2-0) went on a 9-0 run in set 1 and 11-0 run in set 2 as it cruised past Jackson 25-16, 25-5. "Our kids had a rhythm going," Dexter coach Carmen Morgan said. "When we get a rhythm out there it makes a big difference in how we are able to play the court. But as far as hitting, it wasn't our best hitting game tonight...
Schedule released for Notre Dame Volleyballfest (09/04/13)
The schedule has been released for the Notre Dame Volleyballfest. The eight-team varsity and junior varsity tournaments will take place Sept. 6-7 at Notre Dame Regional High School in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Pool play will be contested Friday afternoon and Saturday morning. Bracket play will take place Saturday afternoon...
Schedule released for Bernie JV volleyball tournament (09/04/13)
The schedule has been released for the Bernie junior varsity volleyball tournament The eight-team tournament will take place Sept. 5-6 at Bernie. Pool play will take place Sept. 5 and bracket play will take place Sept. 6. Pool play matches will be two 25-point games with a 27-point cap...
Dexter cruises past Kennett in volleyball opener (09/04/13)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats never trailed the Kennett Indians Tuesday night on its way to a convincing 25-8, 25-4, season-opening win at the Bearcat Event Center. "I thought we did pretty well," Dexter coach Carmen Morgan said. "I didn't have too many negative things to say. ...
Lady Bulldogs drop opener in two sets to Bernie (09/04/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It wasn't the season opener Sikeston was hoping for. Hosting the defending Class 1 runner-ups, Sikeston fell in two sets, 25-16 and 25-8, to the Bernie Lady Mules Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House. "This is a tough team," Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler said about Bernie. "The run some playsets and they're a scrappy team. They always have been. It's a nice bench-mark for us to see what we need to work on."...
Dexter picks up where they left off, routs Kennett (09/04/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- At least through their first game of the season the Dexter Lady Bearcats once again showed the same kind of dominance on display through much of their 2012 campaign. Opening their season against Kennett Tuesday Dexter capitalized on big starts in each of the first two sets to roll to a 25-8, 25-4 win...
Team building (09/03/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team will try to make the inevitable process of filling the void of graduated seniors into a growing one. After losing court staples such as Trenice Greer and Monica Carter, this year's version of the Lady Bulldogs will focus on building a stronger, overall team...
Kennett Indian volleyball picks up their first win (09/03/13)
The Kennett Indians varsity volleyball team picked up their first win on Wednesday evening, as they defeated Oran in 3 thrilling sets. The lady Indians got of to a great start in the first set, and despite and Oran rally, Kennett would hang on to win 25-21. ...
Fowler returns to coach NMCC Lady Eagles (09/03/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- After nearly a decade away from the sidelines, Diane Fowler will once again be at the helm of the New Madrid County Central volleyball program this season as the Lady Eagles look to replace a senior heavy group from 2012...
Team building (09/03/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team will try to make the inevitable process of filling the void of graduated seniors into a growing one. After losing court staples such as Trenice Greer and Monica Carter, this year's version of the Lady Bulldogs will focus on building a stronger, overall team...
Fowler returns to coach NMCC Lady Eagles (09/03/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- After nearly a decade away from the sidelines, Diane Fowler will once again be at the helm of the New Madrid County Central volleyball program this season as the Lady Eagles look to replace a senior heavy group from 2012...
Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team working towards a stronger unit (09/03/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team will try to make the inevitable process of filling the void of graduated seniors into a growing one. After losing court staples such as Trenice Greer and Monica Carter, this year's version of the Lady Bulldogs will focus on building a stronger, overall team...
Fowler returns to coach NMCC Lady Eagles volleyball team (09/03/13)
After nearly a decade away from the sidelines, Diane Fowler will once again be at the helm of the New Madrid County Central volleyball program this season as the Lady Eagles look to replace a senior heavy group from 2012.
Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team working towards a stronger unit (09/03/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team will try to make the inevitable process of filling the void of graduated seniors into a growing one. After losing court staples such as Trenice Greer and Monica Carter, this year's version of the Lady Bulldogs will focus on building a stronger, overall team...
Fowler returns to coach NMCC Lady Eagles volleyball team (09/03/13)
After nearly a decade away from the sidelines, Diane Fowler will once again be at the helm of the New Madrid County Central volleyball program this season as the Lady Eagles look to replace a senior heavy group from 2012.
Perryville boys 2nd at tournament (09/01/13)
The Perryville boys soccer team fell just short of a season-opening tournament championship. Perryville lost to Anna-Jonesboro (Ill.) 4-3 Saturday in the title match of the eight-team Carbondale (Ill.) tournament. The Pirates are 2-1 on the season after winning two of their three tournament games...
Schedule released for Woodland volleyball tournament (08/30/13)
The schedule has been released for the eight-team Woodland varsity volleyball tournament. The tournament will take place Sept. 3, 5 and 6 at Woodland High School in Marble Hill, Mo. Leopold is the defending champion of the tournament. View a complete schedule for the tournament below:...
Preview: Youthful Bell City volleyball team set to begin 2013 season with new coach (08/29/13)
BELL CITY, Mo. - The Bell City Cubs volleyball program will enter the 2013 season with a new head coach. Whitney Tanner, who played high school volleyball for New Madrid County Central and intramural volleyball while attending college at Southeast Missouri State University, will serve as head coach for Bell City in the 2013 season...
Preview: Youthful Bell City volleyball team set to begin 2013 season with new coach (08/29/13)
BELL CITY, Mo. - The Bell City Cubs volleyball program will enter the 2013 season with a new head coach. Whitney Tanner, who played high school volleyball for New Madrid County Central and intramural volleyball while attending college at Southeast Missouri State University, will serve as head coach for Bell City in the 2013 season...