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Fighting Squirrels edge Oskaloosa 4-1 to advance to Sunday night's regional championship (07/27/14)
The Charleston Fighting Squirrels advanced to the Midwest Plains Regional championship with a 4-1 victory against Oskaloosa Sunday afternoon. Charleston jumped on top of Oskaloosa early with two runs on two hits and a walk in the bottom of the first inning. Matt Ulrich drove home Charleston's first run with a sacrifice fly. A two-out RBI single by Blake Wolferding plated Charleston's second run...
WORLD SERIES BOUND: Fighting Squirrels beat Eden Prairie 4-1 in regional championship (07/28/14)
DICKINSON, N.D. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels beat Eden Prairie, Minnesota 4-1 Sunday night to secure its second straight birth in the Senior Babe Ruth World Series. The Fighting Squirrels opened the Midwest Plains Regional final with three consecutive hits in the bottom of the first inning. ...
Fighting Squirrels beat Dickinson 9-0, advance to Sunday's regional semifinals (07/26/14)
DICKINSON, N.D. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels locked up the No. 1 seed in Pool B at the Midwest Plains Regional Saturday night with a 9-0 victory against host Dickinson, North Dakota . Charleston, which beat Holyoke, Colorado 11-1 Thursday and Eden Prairie Black, Minnesota 3-1 Friday, finishes 3-0 in Pool B...
Squirrels continue back-to-back regional title quest Saturday in North Dakota (07/26/14)
DICKINSON, N.D. - The success continued for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels Friday at the Senior Babe Ruth Midwest Plains Regional in Dickinson, North Dakota. Charleston, which blistered Holyoke, Colorado, 11-1 in six innings Thursday, improved to 2-0 in Pool B with a 3-1 victory against Eden Prairie Black, Minnesota, Friday afternoon...
Fighting Squirrels open Midwest Plains Regional with 11-1 win against Holyoke (includes all Thursday results) (07/24/14)
DICKINSON, N.D. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels experienced little difficulty securing a victory in its first game at the Midwest Plains Regional in Dickinson, N.D., Thursday afternoon. Charleston calculated at least one run in every inning it batted with the exception of the top of the fith as it cruised past Holyoke, Colo., 11-1 in six innings at Astoria Field at Southside Ballpark...
Survey finds sharp increase in teen use of HGH (07/23/14)
NEW YORK (AP) -- Experimentation with human growth hormones by America's teens more than doubled in the past year, as more young people looked to drugs to boost their athletic performance and improve their looks, according to a new, large-scale national survey...
Charleston Fighting Squirrels open play at Midwest Plains Regional Thursday (07/22/14)
DICKINSON, N.D. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels baseball program begins its quest for a second straight World Series birth Thursday at the Midwest Plains Regional in Dickinson, N.D. The eight-team tournament is slated for July 23-27 at Astoria Field at Southside Ballpark. Pool play takes place Thursday, Friday and Saturday with bracket play scheduled for Sunday...
Relaxed Fighting Squirrels edge Boonville 3-1 for seventh state title in eight years (07/17/14)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - After enjoying his first shave in several months following a 9-3 loss to Boonville in Game 26 of the double-elimination Senior Babe Ruth state tournament Tuesday night Charleston Fighting Squirrels coach Michael Minner put serious thought into who should pitch Wednesday night's winner-take-all state championship...
Rib City Shootout continues Saturday, Dexter varsity girls go 2-1 Friday (07/18/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The final Rib City Shootout of the summer kicked off Friday at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. 54 girls basketball games took place Friday. The Dexter varsity girls basketball team suffered a four-point loss to Valley View, Ark., beat Doniphan 68-28 and beat Calico Rock, Ark., 57-24...
Boonville eliminates Leopold, hands Charleston first loss to force winner-take-all championship Wednesday (07/16/14)
The stage is set for a winner-take-all championship at the Missouri Senior Babe Ruth state tournament Wednesday night at 5:30 p.m. at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Boonville edged the SEMO Pirates of Leopold 4-1 in Game 25 of the state tournament and followed by handing Charleston a 9-3 loss in Game 26 Tuesday night...
Charleston offense avoids panic attack, rallies to beat Leopold 6-5 at SBR state tournament (07/14/14)
CHARLESTON , Mo. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels avoided a panic attack at the plate after falling behind four runs against the SEMO Pirates of Leopold Sunday afternoon in the winner's bracket championship of the Missouri Senior Babe Ruth state tournament at Hillhouse Park...
Charleston, Piedmont & Leopold advance to championship semifinals of SBR state tournament (07/12/14)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels continued to experience offensive success without hitting the ball out of the ballpark Friday afternoon at the Senior Babe Ruth state tournament. The Fighting Squirrels had five hitters bunt in the first three innings...
Latest updated Rib City Shootout Schedule (July 11-12) (07/11/14)
The schedule has been released for the final Rib City boys basketball tournament this summer. The event is slated for Friday and Saturday at Dexter. Games will be played at the Bearcat Event Center, Dexter Middle School Gymnasium, Dexter High School Gymnasium and Southwest Elementary Gymnasium...
Dexter fall sports schedules released (07/08/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - 2014 fall sports schedules are set at Dexter High School. The Dexter varsity football program is slated to open its season at Ste. Genevieve Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. The Dexter varsity volleyball team will open its season three days later when it hosts Farmington Aug. 25 and the Dexter varsity girls tennis team is slated to host Charleston in its season opener Aug. 26 at 4 p.m. The Dexter boys and girls high school cross country teams begin their respective seasons Sept. 6 at Jackson...
Schedule set for Senior Babe Ruth state tournament (07/02/14)
The schedule is set for the highly anticipated Missouri Senior Babe Ruth state baseball tournament. The 14-team double-elimination event will take place July 10-15 at Hillhouse Park in Charleston, Mo. Three of the 27 tournament games will also be played at Notre Dame Regional High School in Cape Girardeau, Mo...
Tensions mount between Sikeston, Cape Central during first day of Contact Camp (06/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The tension built several plays before. Sikeston's offense was just held scoreless and now it's defense was trying to do the same against Cape Central. But the Tigers were marching. One play was stuffed with a hard tackle by a Sikeston defender up the middle. The very next play went for 15 yards and ended when Cape Central's Kwaychon Chism was brought down hard close to the sideline...
Sikeston, Central brush up on rivalry at football camp (06/27/14)
Contact Football camp brings conference teams together
Tensions mount between Sikeston, Cape Central during first day of Contact Camp (06/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The tension built several plays before. Sikeston's offense was just held scoreless and now it's defense was trying to do the same against Cape Central. But the Tigers were marching. One play was stuffed with a hard tackle by a Sikeston defender up the middle. The very next play went for 15 yards and ended when Cape Central's Kwaychon Chism was brought down hard close to the sideline...
Dexter boys claim Rib City title (06/21/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter varsity boys basketball program ended the Rib City Shootout on a high note Friday evening at the Bearcat Event Center. The Bearcats finished the two-day event with an overall record of 5-3, won its last four games and finished first in its seven-team bracket Friday evening...
Schedule altered for Bleacher Bum Invite (06/18/14)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The schedule has been released for the 2014 Bleacher Bum Invitational. The 16-team baseball tournament will take place June 19-22 at Hillhouse Park in Charleston and Notre Dame Regional High School in Cape Girardeau. Eight first round games are scheduled for Thursday. ...
Boys basketball Rib City Shootout begins Thursday at Dexter (06/18/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The schedule has been released for the upcoming Rib City boys basketball shootout slated for June 19-20 at Dexter. 41 boys basketball teams will compete in the event. Games are scheduled to take place on three courts at the Bearcat Event Center, the Dexter High School Gymnasium, the Dexter Middle School Gymnasium and the Southwest Elementary Gymnasium...
Rib City Shootout Action (06/14/14)
Note: A schedule for June 14 remains available at this link: View Schedule Here
Charleston Fighting Squirrels cruise by Senath-Hornersville 11-0 at Classic (06/13/14)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels offense got back on track in a big way Friday afternoon less than 24 hours after suffering a rare loss. Charleston (13-3) scored five times in the first two innings before adding three runs in the fourth inning and three more in the seventh inning as it cruised past Senath-Hornersville Senior Babe Ruth 11-0 in a consolation quarterfinal of the four-day 16-team Fighting Squirrel Classic...
Defending champ Charleston drops Classic opener to Crawford County 6-5 in 10 innings (includes all Thursday scores) (06/13/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the action Thursday at Charleston is available at this link: View Photos Here CHARLESTON, Mo. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels threw about everything but the kitchen sink at Crawford County, Mo., Thursday afternoon but came up short in its bid to defend its title at its own Fighting Squirrel Classic...
Rib City Shootout schedule (June 13-14) (06/12/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The schedule has been released for the upcoming Rib City girls basketball shooutout slated for June 13-14. 44 girls basketball teams will compete in the event. Games are scheduled to take place on three courts at the Bearcat Event Center, the Dexter High School Gymnasium, the Dexter Middle School Gymnasium and the Southwest Elementary Gymnasium...
Fighting Squirrel Baseball Classic begins Thursday at Charleston (06/11/14)
The schedule has been released for the 2014 Fighting Squirrel Classic. The 16-team baseball tournament will take place June 12-15 at Hillhouse Park in Charleston and Notre Dame Regional High School in Cape Girardeau. Eight first round games are scheduled Thursday. ...
Rain spoils Still-Maddox pitcher's duel at Advance (06/10/14)
ADVANCE, Mo. - Mother Nature spoiled the fun in the top of the fourth inning Monday evening as heavy rain halted a scoreless Senior Babe Ruth pitcher's duel between the SEMO Strokers and Charleston Fighting Squirrels at Advance. Charleston ace lefty Doug Still, who was drafted in the 33rd round (1003rd overall) of the Major League Baseball First-Year Draft Saturday, struck out seven of the nine hitters he faced Monday and faced the minimum in three innings of work...
Hampton tosses shutout in Post 114's 1-0 win over Cape Ford and Sons (06/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Mixed with old and new, the Sikeston American Senior Legion Post 114 baseball team had no trouble labeling their group of summer baseball players. "We're a bunch of misfits," Post 114 head coach Craig Templeton said. "We're really old in some areas and really young in other areas. Our younger kids are getting a lot of exposure with the older kids and we're mixing well together."...
Central's Mailes earns all-state tennis honor in singles (06/01/14)
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Central's Alex Mailes could not have asked for more in his first experience at the Missouri boys tennis state championships. The Tiger sophomore, the only player not a junior or senior in the field of 16 in the Class 2 singles, won three of his five matches at the Cooper Tennis Complex and returned home with an all-state medal...
Notre Dame tennis players get first-ever state win, Central No. 1 still alive (05/30/14)
It didn't take long for the Central and Notre Dame players who participated at the Missouri state tennis tournament on Friday to understand that the competition at the 2014 state tournament was at a completely different level than they had been used to in the regular season...
Rib City Shootout slated for Saturday at Dexter (05/30/14)
The first girls basketball Rib City Shootout of the season will kickoff Saturday at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. Middleton, Tenn.; Neelyville; Dyer County, Tenn.; Dexter; Greenville; Doniphan; Cape Central; Dexter's eighth grade; Hoopsters eighth grade; Three Oaks, Tenn., Middle School and Greenville Middle School will compete in the event...
High school roundup: Bucher throws no-hitter at Vikings, sends Leopold to district title game (05/21/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Carpenter claims Class 4 golf title; Central's Simmons ties for 6th (05/21/14)
A string of pars down the back nine at Dalhousie Golf Club on Monday gave Washington's Brad Carpenter a share of the lead heading into the final round of the Class 4 Missouri state high school golf championships...
Central's Simmons in hunt at Class 4 golf tournament (05/20/14)
The Central senior opened with a 2-over 74 at Dalhousie Golf Club
Oran's Kielhofner, Hency win sectional titles (05/18/14)
Oran senior Addie Kielhofner and junior Toni Hency posted first-place finishes in the 300 hurdles and shot put events to help lead the Eagles to fifth place overall in the team standings at Saturday's Class 1 Sectional 1 meet at The Principia High School in St. Louis, Mo...
Bulldogs' Wedemeier qualifies for sectionals (05/18/14)
Notre Dame's Ben Wedemeier breezed through the singles to win the Class 1 District 1 Individuals Tournament for the Bulldogs on Saturday at Potosi, Mo. Wedemeier defeated Potosi's Ian Boyer-Faulkner 6-1, 6-1 before triumphing over Arcadia Valley's Joey LaValle 6-2, 6-0 and Brian LaValle 5-7, 6-4, 6-2 to clinch the championship in the singles...
Kielhofner, Hency win sectional titles (05/18/14)
Oran senior Addie Kielhofner and junior Toni Hency posted first-place finishes in the 300 hurdles and shot put events to help lead the Eagles to fifth place overall in the team standings at Saturday's Class 1 Sectional 1 meet at The Principia High School in St. Louis, Mo...
Lady Bulldogs soccer team gearing up for postseason play (05/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Their regular season may have ended prematurely, but the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs soccer team will spend next week making sure the same can't be said for their postseason. They'll kick off the Class 2, District 1 tournament on Monday against Perryville at 5 p.m. at Notre Dame High School in Cape Girardeau...
Tribe trio honored by SEMO Conference (05/16/14)
Several Kennett Indians baseball players received recognition when the SEMO Conference recently released its all-conference and all-tournament teams. Pitcher Tyson Campbell shared Pitcher of the Year honors with Wesley Pyles from Poplar Bluff, while Campbell, Kevonte Mitchell and Declan "D.K." Wallace were named first-team all-conference. The trio also was named to the SEMO Conference Tournament's all-tournament team...
All-conference baseball (05/14/14)
All-SEMO Conference P -- Michael Houchin, jr., Jackson P -- Tyson Campbell, sr., Kennett P -- Wesley Pyles, sr., Poplar Bluff P -- Chase Hagerty, jr., Cape Central P -- Jacob Clark, jr., Sikeston P -- Graham Ruopp, jr., Notre Dame...
Final regular season MBCA state baseball rankings (05/13/14)
Multiple baseball programs from the southeast Missouri region remain state ranked in the final regular season rankings released May 12 by the Missouri Baseball Coaches Association. Defending state champion Oran is ranked third in Class 1. Bernie, which has won 15 straight games, is ranked sixth in Class 2. Valle Catholic is ranked first in Class 2, Chaffee is ranked second, East Carter County is ranked fourth, Portageville is ranked eighth and Greenville is ranked ninth...
High school roundup: Litzelfelner, ND headed back to state golf meet (05/13/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Jackson track and field team dominates at SEMO North meet (05/10/14)
The Indians swept the boys and girls titles at the JV and varsity levels.
Sikeston holds at third during SEMO Conference meet (05/10/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Following a season-ended injury to one of it's top tier athletes, the Sikeston Bulldogs track team was left trying to pick up the pieces. The boys team is beginning to find it's way after losing Steven Baker to a devastating knee injury while the girls continue it's stretch-run towards qualifying for districts...
Neldon homer propels Dexter baseball team by Cape Central 8-5 (05/08/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Dexter-Cape Central game is available at this link: View Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - Dexter high school baseball coach Brian Becker didn't pass up an opportunity to talk hitting with senior slugger Cody Neldon before he stepped into the batter's box with one out in the bottom of the sixth inning of a tie game against Cape Central Wednesday afternoon...
Bearcats' late push leads to 8-5 win over Cape Central (05/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER - The Dexter high school baseball team scored eight runs in the final two innings to beat Cape Central 8-5 Wednesday afternoon. Jason Mattison secured a complete-game victory for Dexter. He allowed seven hits and struck out six...
Neldon homer propels Dexter baseball team by Cape Central 8-5 (05/08/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Dexter-Cape Central game is available at this link: View Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - Dexter high school baseball coach Brian Becker didn't pass up an opportunity to talk hitting with senior slugger Cody Neldon before he stepped into the batter's box with one out in the bottom of the sixth inning of a tie game against Cape Central Wednesday afternoon...
Bearcats' late push leads to 8-5 win over Cape Central (05/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER - The Dexter high school baseball team scored eight runs in the final two innings to beat Cape Central 8-5 Wednesday afternoon. Jason Mattison secured a complete-game victory for Dexter. He allowed seven hits and struck out six...
High school roundup: Jackson baseball team gets revenge on Poplar Bluff (05/08/14)
Landon Mills hit a two-run home run to help lead the Jackson baseball team to a 5-3 vengeful victory over its conference nemesis Poplar Bluff on Wednesday. Tyler Slinkard picked up the win on the mound. He went the distance and gave up three earned runs on seven hits, struck out seven and walked one...
Central tennis team secures No. 2 seed in district (05/08/14)
The Tigers will have a rematch with Farmington next week.
Jackson offense clicks in 7-0 soccer win vs. Central girls (05/07/14)
Jackson soccer coach Justin McMullen has been waiting most of the season for his squad to put together a complete game. If Tuesday's 7-0 whitewash of rival Central wasn't what he's been looking for, it's close...
Briefly: Dexter baseball team rallies past Cape Central 8-5 (05/08/14)
Editor's Note: A complete story on this game will be available later online and in the next print edition of Dexter Daily Statesman Friday morning DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter high school baseball team scored eight runs in the final two innings it batted to beat Cape Central 8-5 Wednesday afternoon...
Briefly: Dexter baseball team rallies past Cape Central 8-5 (05/07/14)
Editor's Note: A complete story on this game will be available later online and in the next print edition of Dexter Daily Statesman Friday morning DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter high school baseball team scored eight runs in the final two innings it batted to beat Cape Central 8-5 Wednesday afternoon...
May 7, 2014 Scoreboard (05/07/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
May 5, 2014 Scoreboard (05/05/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Central baseball reaches consolation final of conference tourney (05/04/14)
All the local high school events reported Saturday to the Southeast Missourian.
Bulldogs get big day from Black, knock out Cape Central 10-4 in SEMO Conference tournament (05/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- If Sikeston senior Colton Black continues to hit they way he did Friday against Caper Central, opposing teams might consider just walking him. The fourth-seeded Bulldogs' cleanup hitter went 4 for 4 with a pair of doubles and five runs batted in to help down the fifth-seeded Tigers 10-4 in the opening round of the SEMO Conference Tournament...
Sikeston prepares for Cape Central again as SEMO Conference Tournament kicks off (05/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- As the final game to be counted in the SEMO Conference Tournament seeding process, Sikeston head coach Alan Scheeter stressed the importance of last Saturday's game against Cape Central. A win, he said, would likely promise the Bulldogs a home game and at least the fourth seed in the tournament...
May 2, 2014 Scoreboard (05/02/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Jackson soccer shuts out Poplar Bluff (05/02/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
Sikeston prepares for Cape Central again as SEMO Conference Tournament kicks off (05/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- As the final game to be counted in the SEMO Conference Tournament seeding process, Sikeston head coach Alan Scheeter stressed the importance of last Saturday's game against Cape Central. A win, he said, would likely promise the Bulldogs a home game and at least the fourth seed in the tournament...
May 1, 2014 Scoreboard (05/01/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Cox helps Scott City best Woodland in baseball (05/01/14)
Braden Cox threw a complete game, struck out nine and held his opponents to six hits and one unearned run as the Scott City baseball team (7-10) defeated Woodland 6-1 at home. Cox also helped his own cause with a double that drove in a run in the fourth...
Bernie enters latest MBCA state baseball rankings (04/30/14)
The Missouri Baseball Coaches Association released its latest state baseball rankings earlier this week. Bernie is the only SCAA school ranked. The Mules are ranked No. 10 in Class 2. Joining the Mules in Class 2 are: No. 1 Valle Catholic, No. 2 Chaffee, No. 3 Sacred Heart, No. 4 Hartville, No. 5 East Carter County, No. 6 Canton and Portageville, No. 8 Neelyville and No. 9 Linn. Thayer, Crane, Greenville, Holcomb, Billings, Skyline and Spokan received votes in Class 2...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs fall 3-2 in second OT to Perryville (04/30/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- Watching a lead slip away late in regulation, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell 3-2 to host Perryville in double overtime on Tuesday. The two went into the half knotted at 1-1 thanks to a goal from Torrie Helms, off an assist from Claudea Kuykendall...
O'Brien, early barrage lifts Sikeston over Notre Dame 8-1 (04/30/14)
By Chris Pobst sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Two innings don't usually shape a ball game. But Sikeston pitcher Gavin O'Brien made sure his team's outburst held up. Sikeston piled on its rival from the north for six runs in the second inning and let O'Brien close the door during it's 8-1 win over Notre Dame Tuesday at Notre Dame High School...
Lady Bulldogs fall 3-2 in second OT to Perryville (Roundup) (04/30/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- Watching a lead slip away late in regulation, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell 3-2 to host Perryville in double overtime on Tuesday. The two went into the half knotted at 1-1 thanks to a goal from Torrie Helms, off an assist from Claudea Kuykendall...
High school roundup: Sikeston hands second loss to Notre Dame baseball team (04/30/14)
All the local events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Big third inning lifts Sikeston past Cape Central 11-7 (04/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Rebounding from a loss to Affton earlier in the day, the Sikeston Bulldogs completed Saturday's tripleheader by hammering out 14 hits to down SEMO Conference rival Cape Central, 11-7. "We'll take a big conference win anytime," Sikeston head coach Alan Scheeter said. "From what we've done in the past, that puts us where we need to be right now to hopefully get a four seed in the conference tournament and host on Friday...
Big third inning lifts Sikeston past Cape Central 11-7 (04/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Rebounding from a loss to Affton earlier in the day, the Sikeston Bulldogs completed Saturday's tripleheader by hammering out 14 hits to down SEMO Conference rival Cape Central, 11-7. "We'll take a big conference win anytime," Sikeston head coach Alan Scheeter said. "From what we've done in the past, that puts us where we need to be right now to hopefully get a four seed in the conference tournament and host on Friday...
High school roundup: Chism's no-hitter leads Central past Affton (04/27/14)
All the local high school events reported Saturday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Chism's no-hitter leads Central past Affton (04/27/14)
All the local high school events reported Saturday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Crusaders tumble in 10 innings (04/25/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Chaffee baseball rolls on with win over Charleston (04/24/14)
Chaffee's Layton Tenkhoff had two hits, including a triple, to help his own cause in a 8-2 win over Charleston at home on Wednesday. Tenkhoff went the distance for the Red Devils (14-1). He gave up two earned runs on 12 hits and had nine strikeouts...
Central's Simmons, ND team repeat at SEMO Conference golf tournament (04/23/14)
Travis Simmons stood in the rough just off the left side of the 18th green Tuesday afternoon at Dalhousie Golf Club and knew just what he had to do. Simmons, a senior at Central and the defending SEMO Conference champion, had just played his second shot from the rough at the par-5 18th, which served as the first playoff hole in this year's SEMO Conference tournament, and needed to chip his third shot over a foot of rough and negotiate some 25 feet of green to the pin.. ...
Kuykendall scores a hat-trick, Sikeston takes down Cape Central 4-2 (04/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Not only did the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs pick up a big SEMO Conference win on Tuesday, but they raised money for a good cause in the process. Playing Cape Central in the inaugural Kicks for a Cure, the Lady Bulldogs got a brilliant hat-trick performance from sophomore Claudea Kuykendall to down the Tigers 4-2...
Kuykendall scores a hat-trick, Sikeston takes down Cape Central 4-2 (04/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Not only did the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs pick up a big SEMO Conference win on Tuesday, but they raised money for a good cause in the process. Playing Cape Central in the inaugural Kicks for a Cure, the Lady Bulldogs got a brilliant hat-trick performance from sophomore Claudea Kuykendall to down the Tigers 4-2...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston golf team takes fourth at SEMO tournament (04/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler tied for seventh place during Tuesday's SEMO Conference golf meet as the Bulldogs took fourth as a team in the large school division at the Dalhousie Golf Club in Cape Girardeau...
High school roundup: Advance wins SCAA softball tourney (04/23/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Central marks 20-year anniversary of state baseball title (04/23/14)
A daring Tigers team won the Class 4 state baseball title in 1994
High school roundup: Advance wins SCAA softball tourney (04/23/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Four SCAA players, coach make media all-state hoops team (04/23/14)
The Missouri Sportswriters and Broadcasters released its media all-state basketball team at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday. Four players and a coach were selected all-state from SCAA schools. Dexter coach Chad Allen was selected as the Class 4 girls basketball Coach of the Year...
April 22, 2014 Scoreboard (04/22/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Campbell, Tribe dominate NMCC (04/22/14)
The Kennett Indians seem to be coming together on the baseball diamond as the season starts to get closer to the stretch drive. The Tribe picked up it fifth win in the last six games on Monday, shutting out the New Madrid County Central Eagles 10-0 in a SEMO Conference game behind a one-hitter from Tyson Campbell...
High school roundup: Woodland softball squeaks by Bernie (04/22/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
April 21, 2014 Scoreboard (04/21/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Priggel delivers again in Oran baseball team's victory (04/17/14)
Oran's Jacob Priggel marked the one-week anniversary of his walk-off hit against Scott City with another against Cooter on Wednesday afternoon. Priggel drove home Preston Hahn and Seth Ressell following Ben Heuring's sacrifice in the bottom of the seventh to lead the Eagles to a 4-3 victory at home...
High school roundup: Greenville deals Chaffee baseball first loss of season (04/16/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
April 15, 2014 Scoreboard (04/15/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Notre Dame golfers lose tie-breaker with Bluff (04/15/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Sikeston golf team takes third at Poplar Bluff Invitational (04/15/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com The Sikeston golf team finished third at the Poplar Bluff Invitational tournament Monday at Westwood Hills Country Club. Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler tied for fifth overall after shooting a 75 on the par 71 course. Blake Below shot an 81...
High school roundup: Jackson baseball run-rules North County in home win (04/13/14)
Jackson junior right-hander Michael Houchin held North County to two hits and the offense supported him with a run in every inning as Jackson posted a 10-0 home win in six innings Friday. Houchin struck out 10 batters and walked one. Junior Tyler Slinkard led the offense with a double and three RBIs. Jordan Hadden, who had three of the Indians' 10 hits, Devin Austin, Cameron Duke and Jon Schumer each had a double for Jackson (4-8)...
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team falls to defending state champs (04/13/14)
Josh Haggerty and Chase Urhahn each hit a double to pace the Bulldogs as the Notre Dame baseball team suffered its first loss of the season to three-time defending state champion Westminster Christian Academy 8-4 on Saturday in the suburban St. Louis area in a battle of the two top-ranked teams in the state in Class 4...
Sikeston boys fare well during Twilight Relays (04/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston boys track team ended with eight first place finishes during Sikeston's annual Twilight Relays meet at Sikeston High School Friday. Other than two open events, the 100-meter dash and 1600-meter run, the Twilight Relays combine all competitors times and distances for an overall score. No team scores were kept and a best overall was recorded in each field event. 11 schools competed in the boys meet and nine in the girls...
Sikeston soccer team to "Kick Cancer" April 22 (04/12/14)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs soccer team will do its part to bring awareness and raise money for breast cancer. On April 22 Sikeston will host Cape Central at the Sikeston Sports Complex and all money raised from that game will go to the American Cancer Society...
April 12, 2014 Scoreboard (04/12/14)
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Sikeston boys fare well during Twilight Relays (04/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston boys track team ended with eight first place finishes during Sikeston's annual Twilight Relays meet at Sikeston High School Friday. Other than two open events, the 100-meter dash and 1600-meter run, the Twilight Relays combine all competitors times and distances for an overall score. No team scores were kept and a best overall was recorded in each field event. 11 schools competed in the boys meet and nine in the girls...
High school roundup: Chaffee baseball team defeats Leopold 1-0 to climb to 10-0 (04/11/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: ND golfers repeat at Farmington Invite (04/10/14)
Notre Dame sophomore standout Jack Litzelfelner carded an even par 71 to earn medalist honors and lead defending champion Notre Dame to a repeat at the Farmington Invitational on Wednesday at the Crown Pointe Golf Club in Farmington, Mo. Notre Dame's Trent Schumer tied with Camdenton's Michael Pfitzner for second place individually...
April 9, 2014 Scoreboard (04/09/14)
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Local teams to feel effects of district realignment (04/09/14)
The winds of change are blowing for some local teams as the Missouri High School Activities Association recently announced class and district alignments for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons. Class assignments are based on school enrollments. For basketball, the state's 128 smallest schools are in Class 1. Classes 2 and 3 also consist of 128 schools each, while the next 96 schools make up Class 4. The remainder -- the state's largest schools -- are in Class 5...
High school roundup:Woodland baseball team routs Meadow Heights 15-1 (04/09/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup:Woodland baseball team routs Meadow Heights 15-1 (04/09/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: ND spikers sweep O'Fallon Christian (04/08/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
New assignments released for high school basketball districts for 2015 & 2016 (04/08/14)
Multiple SCAA schools will have a different path to a district basketball title or the state final four next season. The Missouri High School Activities Association announced class and district alignments Saturday for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons...
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...
Jackson girls take home title, boys finish second at home track meet (04/06/14)
Dylan Rush and Sierra Maddox swept the pole vaulting events for the Indians.
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...
April 5, 2014 Scoreboard (04/05/14)
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April 4, 2014 Scoreboard (04/04/14)
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Central baseball team falls to unbeaten Poplar Bluff (04/04/14)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- The Central Tigers averted a gloomy prediction for rain Thursday, but they could not avoid the bats of the Poplar Bluff Mules. Poplar Bluff banged out 12 hits in a 9-1 victory over the Tigers in a SEMO Conference game at Strenfel Memorial Field to remain unbeaten...
Sikeston sweeps Cape Central in open meet (04/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs boys and girls track teams hosted the Cape Central Tigers Wednesday to an open meet. The Sikeston boys defeated Cape Central 106-26 while the Sikeston girls won 80-53. Boys 1. Sikeston 106; 2. Cape Central 26...
High school roundup: Central tennis team topples Dexter (04/03/14)
The Central boys tennis lead built a 6-1 lead over Dexter before rain stopped doubles play on Wednesday afternoon at Central High School Alex Mailes, Derek Nunnery, Jonah Roop, Vikas Rudrappa and Caleb Strickland all earned singles victories for the Tigers...
Sikeston sweeps Cape Central in open meet (04/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs boys and girls track teams hosted the Cape Central Tigers Wednesday to an open meet. The Sikeston boys defeated Cape Central 106-26 while the Sikeston girls won 80-53. Boys 1. Sikeston 106; 2. Cape Central 26...
Central wins battle of big seventh innings vs. Jackson (04/02/14)
For six innings Tuesday, the Central and Jackson baseball teams were locked in a tight, classic pitcher's duel. Then came the seventh inning, and pandemonium ensued. Josh Morse's two-run single keyed a five-run top of the inning for Central, and Jackson saw its three-run rally in the bottom of the seventh fall just short as the Tigers held on for a thrilling 6-4 victory at Whitey Herzog Stadium...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC baseball gets first hit, win of the season (04/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- After being no-hit in each of their two games this season the New Madrid County Central Eagles got things going Tuesday in a 4-3 win over Charleston. The Bluejays scored a run in each of the first three innings while a three-run outburst by the Eagles in the top of the second left things knotted at 3-3 going into the fourth...
High school roundup: Woodland's McCormick throws no-hitter (04/02/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC baseball gets first hit, win of the season (04/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- After being no-hit in each of their two games this season the New Madrid County Central Eagles got things going Tuesday in a 4-3 win over Charleston. The Bluejays scored a run in each of the first three innings while a three-run outburst by the Eagles in the top of the second left things knotted at 3-3 going into the fourth...
Jackson golf team repeats at Notre Dame Invitational (04/01/14)
At Monday's Notre Dame Invitational at wind-whipped Bent Creek Golf Course in Jackson, the race for the team championship was just as heated as the race for individual medalist. Jackson, led by Eli Pike's 3-over 75 and Hunter Asher's 4-over 76, claimed the team title with a 319, one stroke better than Notre Dame and Poplar Bluff, to claim its second straight Notre Dame Invitational trophy...
Submitted photo: Stars Elite softball team takes second at tournament (04/01/14)
The Stars Elite Fastpitch softball team recently finished in second place at the Kirkwood Athletic Preseason Tournament.
April 1, 2014 Scoreboard (04/01/14)
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March 31, 2014 Scoreboard (03/31/14)
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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...
High school roundup: Scott City's Cox throws no-hitter at New Madrid (03/29/14)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Rams hammer Charleston, Chaffee downs Bell City 15-2 (03/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- The Scott City Lady Rams softball team racked up 18 hits during its 21-0 win over visiting Charleston in five innings. Valerie Bahr went 4 for 4 with a double, a triple and three RBIs for Scott City. Lyndsie Robert added three hits, including a double and triple, while Shelby Rhymer had three hits and Macy Hall had two...
Dexter track teams take home medals at first meet (03/29/14)
JACKSON, Mo. - The Dexter boys and girls track teams opened their seasons Wednesday at a track meet at Jackson Junior High School. In the boys meet Jackson took first with an overall score of 188, Notre Dame placed second with a score of 126, Dexter and Saxony Lutheran tied for third with a score of 21 and Cape Central placed fifth with a score of 14...
March 28, 2014 Scoreboard (03/28/14)
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High school roundup: Jackson, ND, Perryville post shutout wins in Noon Optimist tournament (03/28/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
Same Payne for Central: Chaffee senior beats Tigers for third consecutive year (03/27/14)
The Red Devils defeated Central 1-0 behind a three-hit shutout performance by Cody Payne.
SEMO commitment, SEMO Conference awards highlight big day for Noe (03/27/14)
Dexter senior Hannah Noe verbally committed to join the Southeast Missouri State women's basketball team on the same day as the SEMO Conference award announcements.
PREP ROUNDUP: Payne throws 1-0 shutout against Cape Central (03/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- Cody Payne pitched a complete game shutout as the Chaffee Red Devils defeated Cape Central 1-0 Wednesday. Payne pitched seven innings, allowed three hits and struck out eight while out-dueling Cape Central's Chase Hagerty. Hagerty, who struck out eight and gave up four hits, went the distance but gave up one run...
Noe, Bogan take top SEMO honors (03/27/14)
POPLAR BLUFF --Hannah Noe had a memorable day. When the Dexter senior woke up Wednesday morning, she didn't realize that she would be committing to a Division I college and win the award for top girls basketball player in the SEMO Conference. A few short hours after committing to Southeast Missouri State University, Noe brought home a bulk of the honors given out at the 56th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. ...
March 27, 2014 Scoreboard (03/27/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Payne throws 1-0 shutout against Cape Central (03/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- Cody Payne pitched a complete game shutout as the Chaffee Red Devils defeated Cape Central 1-0 Wednesday. Payne pitched seven innings, allowed three hits and struck out eight while out-dueling Cape Central's Chase Hagerty. Hagerty, who struck out eight and gave up four hits, went the distance but gave up one run...
High school roundup: Oran baseball team earns its first win of season (03/27/14)
Hunter Schlosser smacked two doubles and drove in three runs as the Oran baseball team rebounded from a loss on Tuesday to clinch their first win of the season with a 9-7 victory over the Hornets. Seth Ressel picked up his first win on the mound. He pitched five innings and gave up one earned run on four hits with five strikeouts and two walks. He also doubled and batted in one run for Oran (1-1)...
High school roundup: Oran baseball team earns its first win of season (03/27/14)
Hunter Schlosser smacked two doubles and drove in three runs as the Oran baseball team rebounded from a loss on Tuesday to clinch their first win of the season with a 9-7 victory over the Hornets. Seth Ressel picked up his first win on the mound. He pitched five innings and gave up one earned run on four hits with five strikeouts and two walks. He also doubled and batted in one run for Oran (1-1)...
High school roundup: Below pitches, bats Advance baseball to season-opening victory (03/26/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
St. Vincent girls soccer team scores goal in final minute, defeats Central 2-1 (03/25/14)
\For 79 minutes, the Central girls soccer team stood toe-to-toe with St. Vincent, a perennial power from Perryville, during Monday's season opener at Central High School. Then St. Vincent freshman Faith Kapp and senior Holly Blandford executed a perfect give-and-go, Kapp taking a return pass from Blandford and powering a shot past Central goalkeeper Katie Kinder with 55 seconds remaining for a 2-1 victory before a handful of frigid fans at Tiger Stadium.. ...
March 24, 2014 Scoreboard (03/24/14)
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High school roundup: Notre Dame boys volleyball program gets off to winning start (03/23/14)
The Notre Dame boys volleyball team won the program's first-ever match by defeating St. Francis Borgia 23-25, 25-14, 27-25 on the road on Saturday. "It's huge," Notre Dame coach Mark Moore said. "We're super excited. It's been a great start. A lot of these guys played some club volleyball over the winter, so they kind of got some exposure to the game, but they were very excited. ...
High school roundup: McCormick strikes out 18 in Woodland's season-opening win (03/23/14)
The Woodland baseball team defeated Oak Ridge 7-5 in the season opener for both teams on Friday afternoon. Ben McCormick recorded the complete-game win for the host Cardinals. He struck out 18 batters and walked eight and also added a triple at the plate...
Preview: Dexter Bearcats high school track team (03/20/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter high school track team enters the 2014 season with two returning state qualifiers from last season's squad. "Last year we had a pretty successful year, I felt," Dexter coach Greg Lummukka said. "Makayla Waldner competed at state in the hurdling events and we had a relay team that had a good showing at state. ...
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...
Central boys basketball season comes to an end in sectional round (03/13/14)
the Tigers missed four chances to tie or take the lead in the final minute during a 50-47 loss to Farmington.
Central boys basketball season comes to an end in sectional round (03/13/14)
the Tigers missed four chances to tie or take the lead in the final minute during a 50-47 loss to Farmington.
Central boys basketball team upsets Sikeston in district final (03/09/14)
The Tigers upended the top-seeded Bulldogs 68-52 for the Class 4 District 1 title
Cape Central dethrones five-time defending champion Sikeston 68-52 (03/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It was bound to happen at some point, but the pain of losing is still a tough pill to swallow. Sikeston's district title reign has ended at five straight after losing to Cape Central 68-52 in the Class 4, District 1 championship game on Friday at Cape Central High School...
Cape Central dethrones five-time defending champion Sikeston 68-52 (03/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It was bound to happen at some point, but the pain of losing is still a tough pill to swallow. Sikeston's district title reign has ended at five straight after losing to Cape Central 68-52 in the Class 4, District 1 championship game on Friday at Cape Central High School...
March 7, 2014 Scoreboard (03/07/14)
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Sikeston reaches ninth straight district championship game (03/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- For the ninth straight year the Sikeston Bulldogs advanced to the championship game of the Class 4, District 1 Tournament after defeating Kennett 81-46 on Thursday night at Cape Central High School. The top-seeded Bulldogs will attempt to win its sixth straight district title tonight at 7:30 p.m. against third-seeded Cape Central, which defeated No. 2 seed Notre Dame 51-49 on Thursday...
Central boys basketball team ends season for rival Notre Dame (03/07/14)
Central boys basketball coach Drew Church succinctly summed up his team's Class 4 District 1 semifinal against Notre Dame sitting in his office after the game Thursday night. "It was a good, old-fashioned physical district game between us and Notre Dame, and it was a fun," Church said. "It was a fun game to be in."...
Class 4, District 1: Sikeston using extra time to prepare for playoff grind (03/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Weather delays and postponements are unfortunate, but the Sikeston Bulldogs are using them to their advantage. Despite slick roads and restrictive driving orders throughout Sikeston following the winter storm that hit Sunday evening, the Bulldogs were in the gym both Monday and Tuesday and plan to be today as they prepare for the Class 4, District 1 tournament...
Class 4, District 1: Sikeston using extra time to prepare for playoff grind (03/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Weather delays and postponements are unfortunate, but the Sikeston Bulldogs are using them to their advantage. Despite slick roads and restrictive driving orders throughout Sikeston following the winter storm that hit Sunday evening, the Bulldogs were in the gym both Monday and Tuesday and plan to be today as they prepare for the Class 4, District 1 tournament...
Dexter girls' basketball district scheduled to resume Thursday (03/05/14)
The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team is slated to continue its quest for a fourth straight district title Thursday at Cape Central High School. The latest schedule has top-seeded Dexter taking on fourth-seeded Kennett Thursday at 4 p.m. in its district semifinal. The game was originally scheduled for Monday at 6 p.m. but has been rescheduled twice since due to inclement weather...
Playoff basketball postponed again (03/03/14)
Postseason basketball has been pushed back. Again. Tuesday's lineup of basketball playoff games have been rescheduled due to the inclement weather surrounding the area. The Class 4, District 1 boys semifinal games, originally slated for Tuesday have been postponed until Thursday alone with the girls semifinals...
Central bounces Perryville boys basketball team from district tournament (03/02/14)
The Tigers set up a semfinal rematch with Notre Dame with a 51-35 win over the Pirates
Lady Tribe beats Cape Central to make district semis (03/02/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- The Kennett Lady Indians turned in a strong second-half performance to defeat the Cape Central Lady Tigers 46-43 on Saturday in the first round of the MSHSAA Class 4, District 1 Tournament at Central High School. Heidi Shetley led the Lady Tribe (14-11) with 20 points, while sister Kate Shetley added 14 in the win...
Central girls basketball team can't complete comeback against Kennett (03/02/14)
The Tigers' season ended with a 46-43 loss in the first round of district play
High school roundup: Central boys close out their regular season with a win (03/02/14)
The Central boys basketball team closed out its regular-season schedule with a 57-39 victory at Dexter on Friday night. Senior Jamal Cox led the Tigers with a game-high 31 points while Al Young added 16. CAPE CENTRAL (57) -- Al Young 16, Jamal Cox 31, Chase Hagerty 2, Mikey Jones 6, Andre Statam 2. FG 23, FT 10-13, F 10. (3-pointers: Young 1. Fouled out: none)...
Dexter boys fall to Cape Central 57-39 (03/01/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team suffered a 57-39 loss to Cape Central Friday night on Senior Night at the Bearcat Event Center. Cape Central slowly built its lead as it won each quarter by single digits. Jamal Cox scored a game-high 31 points for Cape Central. Alfrialzo Young tallied 16 more...
Dexter boys fall to Cape Central 57-39 (03/01/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team suffered a 57-39 loss to Cape Central Friday night on Senior Night at the Bearcat Event Center. Cape Central slowly built its lead as it won each quarter by single digits. Jamal Cox scored a game-high 31 points for Cape Central. Alfrialzo Young tallied 16 more...
Lady Bulldogs fall on the road to Dexter 68-38 (02/28/14)
DEXTER -- The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team finished with a perfect 8-0 home record at the Bearcat Event Center Thursday night as it beat the Sikeston Bulldogs 68-38. "It was a pretty emotional night with it being Senior Night," Dexter coach Chad Allen said. ...
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran girls claim district crown (02/28/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
Lady Tribe takes on Cape Central (02/27/14)
The Kennett Lady Indians may have picked the right time to shake off some adversity. The team was in the middle of a six-game losing streak when senior guard Lara Abmeyer broke her foot in a game at Notre Dame. However, the Lady Tribe has regrouped quite well, ending the regular season with three double-digit victories ahead of Saturday's Class 4, District 1 Tournament opener against host school Cape Central at 2:30 p.m...
Dexter varsity girls go undefeated at home, beat Sikeston 68-38 on Senior Night (02/27/14)
The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team finished with a perfect 8-0 home record at the Bearcat Event Center Thursday night as it beat the Sikeston Bulldogs 68-38. "It was a pretty emotional night with it being Senior Night," Dexter coach Chad Allen said. ...
PREP ROUNDUP: Pavy makes history as Risco advances to sixth-straight title game (02/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Senior Jordon Pavy became Risco High School's No. 2 all-time leading scorer during the Tigers' 60-52 win over Delta C7 at the Class 1, District 1 tournament Tuesday at Risco High School. Pavy finished with a game-high 26 points to lead the Tigers, who held a slim 40-38 lead going into the fourth quarter...
Dexter boys hang with Notre Dame until fourth quarter (02/25/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats gave traditional talent Notre Dame everything it wanted for the first 25 minutes of its 32-minute varsity boys basketball game Tuesday night. Austin Chesser's third 3-pointer of the night trimmed the Notre Dame advantage to seven less than a minute into the fourth quarter...
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team reaches district title game (02/25/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Central boys basketball team tops ND in possible district preview (02/25/14)
The Tigers won 64-59, but the teams could meet again next Tuesday
February 21, 2014 Scoreboard (02/21/14)
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High school roundup: Central girls top Perryville in 3 OT (02/21/14)
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Lady Bulldogs turn back Cape Central 47-43 (02/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It may not have been the most dominant of efforts, but with a strong second half the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs found a way to keep their strong second half of the season going Wednesday against host Cape Central...
February 19, 2014 Scoreboard (02/20/14)
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Lady Bulldogs turn back Cape Central 47-43 (02/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It may not have been the most dominant of efforts, but with a strong second half the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs found a way to keep their strong second half of the season going Wednesday against host Cape Central...
High school roundup: Montgomery reaches milestone in Chaffee win (02/20/14)
Chaffee senior Charlie Montgomery scored his 1,000th career point in his final regular-season home game on Wednesday night. Montgomery's game-high 18 points helped the Red Devils beat Greenville 67-55 on Senior Night to improve to 16-9 on the season...
Bluejays slip up against Cape Central 65-59 (02/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- After sharing the SEMO Conference crown each of the past two years, this looked to be the season the Charleston Bluejays reclaimed the title outright. With their win over Jackson on Saturday, the Bluejays controlled their own destiny, needing only to win their two final regular season games against Cape Central and Poplar Bluff to lock up first place...
Bluejays slip up against Cape Central 65-59 (02/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- After sharing the SEMO Conference crown each of the past two years, this looked to be the season the Charleston Bluejays reclaimed the title outright. With their win over Jackson on Saturday, the Bluejays controlled their own destiny, needing only to win their two final regular season games against Cape Central and Poplar Bluff to lock up first place...
Central hands first SEMO Conference basketball loss to Charleston boys (02/19/14)
The Tigers pulled out a 65-59 win over the Bluejays
Central hands first SEMO Conference basketball loss to Charleston boys (02/19/14)
The Tigers pulled out a 65-59 win over the Bluejays
February 18, 2014 Scoreboard (02/18/14)
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High school roundup: Woodland girls basketball team wins thriller in OT (02/18/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
February 17, 2014 Scoreboard (02/17/14)
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Jackson wrestlers win district, qualify nine for state meet (02/16/14)
The Indians advanced nine athletes to the Class 4 state championship meet
Foul trouble hurts Central boys basketball team in loss to Sikeston (02/16/14)
Heading into Friday night, the race for the top seed in Class 4 District 1 appeared to be wide open among three teams: Central, Notre Dame and Sikeston. The picture has cleared up somewhat following Sikeston's 67-52 SEMO Conference win at Central, marking the first time the Bulldogs have beaten the Tigers on their home floor since 2008...
Sikeston all but seals district top seed following win over Tigers (02/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Heading into Friday night, the race for the top seed in Class 4, District 1 appeared to be wide open among three teams: Cape Central, Notre Dame and Sikeston. The picture has cleared up somewhat following Sikeston's 67-52 SEMO Conference win at Cape Central, marking the first time the Bulldogs have beaten the Tigers on their home floor since 2008...
Bluejays control SEMO Conference crown after 66-62 win over Jackson (02/15/14)
By Derek James sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Charleston's Delfincko Bogan has made a name for himself as being able to take over when the game is on the line. But on Saturday afternoon in a pivotal SEMO Conference game against Jackson, he got some help from his teammates...
Sikeston all but seals district top seed following win over Tigers (02/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Heading into Friday night, the race for the top seed in Class 4, District 1 appeared to be wide open among three teams: Cape Central, Notre Dame and Sikeston. The picture has cleared up somewhat following Sikeston's 67-52 SEMO Conference win at Cape Central, marking the first time the Bulldogs have beaten the Tigers on their home floor since 2008...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bearcats roll, NMCC edges Malden (02/14/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Five Dexter players scored in double figures as the Lady Bearcats rolled over Cape Central 93-34. Erika Cobb led Dexter (18-3) with 17 points followed by Hannah Noe's 16, Alison Jarrell's and Paige Patterson's 15 and Melanie McKuin's 12...
February 14, 2014 Scoreboard (02/14/14)
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H.S. roundup: Dexter's Jarrell breaks school record in blowout win, Bernie & Advance suffer non-conference losses (02/14/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Cape Central Tigers girls basketball team ran into a state-ranked buzzsaw Thursday night at Dexter. The state-ranked Dexter Bearcats outscored Cape Central by double digits in each of the first three quarters on its way to a 93-34 win...
February 13, 2014 Scoreboard (02/13/14)
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Jackson boys basketball team tops rival Central in rematch of tourney final (02/12/14)
By John Unterreiner Southeast Missourian The Jackson Indians have established they can win a variety of ways. They can beat a team with their inside game. They can torch a team with their deep threats. And On Tuesday night at rival Central, the Indians (18-3) showed they could hold a talented Tiger (10-9) squad to 13 second-half points...
February 11, 2014 Scoreboard (02/11/14)
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High school roundup: Dexter boys hit Perryville for first home win of season (02/11/14)
The Dexter boys basketball team claimed its first home victory of the season with a 75-69 win over Perryville on Monday night. Dexter took a 28-21 lead into halftime, but Perryville pulled even at 32-32 on a basket by Trenton Green with 5 minutes, 7 seconds left in the third quarter...
Games rescheduled after weather causes postponements (02/09/14)
The crucial SEMO conference boys basketball matchup between Jackson and Chaleston has been rescheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday at Charleston after icy roads caused the game to be postponed last week. The Notre Dame and Central girls and boys basketball teams will play Feb. 24 at the Show Me Center with the girls game starting and 6 p.m. and the boys game to follow. The Notre Dame boys will host Maplewood at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in a newly scheduled game...
Central boys basketball team finishes strong to beat Kennett (02/08/14)
The Tigers overcame a deficit in the final minute to win 62-59 on Friday in a SEMO Conference matchup.
Cape Central edges past Tribe (02/08/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Kevonte's Mitchell's milestone night was not enough to assuage the sting of a painfully close loss to a conference and district rival for the Kennett Indians. Mitchell scored his 1,500th career point less than two minutes into the second quarter, but it was the Cape Central Tigers who pulled out the 62-59 victory over the Tribe here Friday night in a SEMO Conference contest...
Cape Central edges past Tribe (02/08/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Kevonte's Mitchell's milestone night was not enough to assuage the sting of a painfully close loss to a conference and district rival for the Kennett Indians. Mitchell scored his 1,500th career point less than two minutes into the second quarter, but it was the Cape Central Tigers who pulled out the 62-59 victory over the Tribe here Friday night in a SEMO Conference contest...
February 7, 2014 Scoreboard (02/07/14)
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Dexter wrestling team beats Poplar Bluff, Cape Central (02/07/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter varsity wrestling team picked up a pair of convincing wins Thursday night at Cape Central High School. Dexter blistered Cape Central 54-18 and pounded Poplar Bluff 48-18. Dexter won nine of its 13 matches against Cape Central and nine of its 12 matches against Poplar Bluff...
High school roundup: Notre Dame girls basketball team routs Kennett (02/07/14)
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February 6, 2014 Scoreboard (02/06/14)
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Southeast Missouri State University head coach Matukewicz cashes in on area talent (02/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Though they reign as the biggest college in the area, the Southeast Missouri State University football program was known for not having much of a southeast Missouri presence. First-year head coach Tom Matukewicz changed that perception in one day...
Matukewicz's first Southeast Missouri State football recruiting class will include Kickapoo quarterback (02/05/14)
Several players will make their verbal commitment to Southeast Missouri State official Wednesday on National Signing Day.
High school roundup: Central girls get win at Hillsboro tourney (02/02/14)
Kassidy Pannier made five 3-pointers to lead the Tigers with 15 points as fifth-seeded Central pounced to a 75-43 victory over seventh-seeded Herculaneum and clinched seventh place in the 33rd annual Hillsboro Tournament. Maddie Daum finished with 15 points, four steals and three assists while Kelly Morton added 13 points for the Tigers. Bailey Bliss recorded 11 rebounds and Sarah Boerboom snagged 10 rebounds in the win for Central (4-13)...
High school roundup: Central girls get win at Hillsboro tourney (02/02/14)
Kassidy Pannier made five 3-pointers to lead the Tigers with 15 points as fifth-seeded Central pounced to a 75-43 victory over seventh-seeded Herculaneum and clinched seventh place in the 33rd annual Hillsboro Tournament. Maddie Daum finished with 15 points, four steals and three assists while Kelly Morton added 13 points for the Tigers. Bailey Bliss recorded 11 rebounds and Sarah Boerboom snagged 10 rebounds in the win for Central (4-13)...
Central gets come-from-behind conference win against Mules (02/02/14)
The TigErs trailed by as many as 15 points before beating Poplar Bluff 63-62
February 1, 2014 Scoreboard (02/01/14)
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Central gets come-from-behind conference win against Mules (02/01/14)
The Tigers trailed by as many as 15 points before beating Poplar Bluff 63-62.
January 31, 2014 Scoreboard (01/31/14)
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High school roundup: Woodland boys upset Advance in semis of Stoddard County Conference Tournament (01/31/14)
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January 30, 2014 Scoreboard (01/30/14)
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High school roundup: Hornets, Cardinals win tourney openers (01/29/14)
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January 28, 2014 Scoreboard (01/28/14)
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High school roundup: Central girls dealt OT loss in tourney (01/28/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs prevail against Cape in OT, Frazier scores 35 (01/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com HILLSBORO -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs got the Hillsboro Invitational Tournament started off right on Monday with a 51-43 overtime win over Cape Central. Sikeston (6-8) used a strong first half, where they outscored the Lady Tigers 22-18, to take a 4-point lead into the fourth quarter. Cape Central managed to tie the game and force overtime, where the Lady Bulldogs outpaced them 9-1 for the win...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs prevail against Cape in OT, Frazier scores 35 (01/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com HILLSBORO -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs got the Hillsboro Invitational Tournament started off right on Monday with a 51-43 overtime win over Cape Central. Sikeston (6-8) used a strong first half, where they outscored the Lady Tigers 22-18, to take a 4-point lead into the fourth quarter. Cape Central managed to tie the game and force overtime, where the Lady Bulldogs outpaced them 9-1 for the win...
Jackson's Palmer wins two events at City of Roses swimming meet (01/26/14)

The Jackson sophomore excelled at the elite 18-team swim meet By SCOTT ROSCOVIUS Special to Southeast Missourian Caitlyn Palmer definitely made a splash last season with the Jackson swim team. This season, the talented sophomore is picking up right where she left off...

Jackson dominates SEMO Conference wrestling meet (01/26/14)
The Jackson wrestling team had a conference-meet record 10 individual champions as the Indians claimed the SEMO Conference championship Saturday in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. Jackson's Jarrett Reisenbichler stayed undefeated (27-0) with his technical fall victory over Sikeston's Garrett Middleton at 113 pounds...
High school roundup: Notre Dame girls edge Ursuline Academy 62-59 (01/26/14)
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High school roundup: Notre Dame boys pull away from Advance (01/24/14)
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January 23, 2014 Scoreboard (01/23/14)
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High school roundup: Central boys basketball team routs Saxony Lutheran (01/22/14)
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High school roundup: Rams fall to East Prairie in opening round of Scott-Mississippi tourney (01/21/14)
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High school roundup: Notre Dame girls encounter first loss at Cor Jesu Academy (01/19/14)
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High school roundup: Jackson wrestlers win St. Charles West meet (01/19/14)
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High school roundup: Notre Dame girls encounter first loss at Cor Jesu Academy (01/19/14)
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NMCC upends Cape Central 55-49 (01/18/14)
davidj@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- New Madrid County Central coach Travis Day has been trying to get his team to not be so dependent on their all-stater Willie Jimerson. On Friday night, the Eagles listened. Jimerson, NMCC's leading scorer, didn't start the game and finished with just six points, all free throws late in the contest, but seven others scored as the Eagles downed Cape Central 55-49 on homecoming...
Briefly: Lady Tribe routs Cape Central for first SEMO win (01/18/14)
The Kennett Lady Indians raced out to a 20-point halftime lead and never looked back as they rolled to a 61-29 win over the Cape Central Lady Tigers Saturday afternoon at Kennett High School. The win was Kennett's first SEMO Conference win of the season. The Lady Tribe now is 8-5 overall and 1-2 in the SEMO...
Lady Indians down Cape Central for first SEMO win (01/21/14)
Saturday's 61-29 rout of the Cape Central Lady Tigers meant so many good things for the Kennett Lady Indians. First of all, it was the Lady Tribe's first SEMO Conference win of the season. Second -- and perhaps more importantly -- it put Kennett in a prime position to secure a top-three seed in the Class 4, District 1 Tournament that begins in March...
NMCC upends Cape Central 55-49 (01/18/14)
davidj@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- New Madrid County Central coach Travis Day has been trying to get his team to not be so dependent on their all-stater Willie Jimerson. On Friday night, the Eagles listened. Jimerson, NMCC's leading scorer, didn't start the game and finished with just six points, all free throws late in the contest, but seven others scored as the Eagles downed Cape Central 55-49 on homecoming...
Lady Tribe rolls past Caruthersville (01/17/14)
CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. -- Just days after suffering a 45-point loss at state-ranked Dexter, the Kennett Lady Indians took advantage of a golden opportunity to wash of the bad taste of that loss out of their mouths. The Lady Indians utilized a stifling and relentless defense to open up a big lead early and never let up in a 47-12 win over the Caruthersville Lady Tigers here on Thursday night...
January 17, 2014 Scoreboard (01/17/14)
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High school roundup: Notre Dame girls basketball team remains unbeaten (01/17/14)
Karsen Powers sank a game-high 13 points and recorded four assists and four steals as the undefeated Notre Dame girls basketball team rolled to a 56-26 victory at home over Sikeston on Thursday. Taylor Feeney had 10 points while Annie Siebert scored nine points and had eight steals for Notre Dame (9-0). Halle Lynch grabbed five rebounds for the host Bulldogs...
Jackson girls' pressure defense paves way for 65-25 win over rival Central (01/17/14)
The Jackson girls basketball team hounded, harassed and pressured on Thursday night at Central High School. The host Tigers never had a chance. Jackson used full-court pressure and intense man-to-man half-court defense to force numerous turnovers en route to a 65-25 victory...
High school roundup: Central boys basketball team collects win in OT (01/15/14)
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January 14, 2014 Scoreboard (01/14/14)
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High school roundup: Kelly girls finally solve East Prairie in Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament (01/14/14)
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High school roundup: Kelly girls finally solve East Prairie in Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament (01/14/14)
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January 13, 2014 Scoreboard (01/13/14)
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High school roundup: Saxony girls run away with Delta tournament title (01/12/14)
Brianna Mueller reigned in 19 points as top-seeded Saxony Lutheran made quick work of second-seeded Woodland and handed the Cardinals with their first loss of the season in a 68-22 rout for the championship of the Delta New Year's Tournament on Saturday...
High school roundup: Saxony girls run away with Delta tournament title (01/12/14)
Brianna Mueller reigned in 19 points as top-seeded Saxony Lutheran made quick work of second-seeded Woodland and handed the Cardinals with their first loss of the season in a 68-22 rout for the championship of the Delta New Year's Tournament on Saturday...
High school roundup: Notre Dame girls swimming team claims title at rec center relays (01/12/14)
The Notre Dame girls swimming team placed first in six out of 10 events to capture first place at the Student Recreation Center Relays.
January 11, 2014 Scoreboard (01/11/14)
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January 10, 2014 Scoreboard (01/10/14)
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High school roundup: Central girls basketball team falls short against Poplar Bluff (01/10/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Eagles storm past Zalma, Bulldog freshman fall for first time (01/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- With double-digit scoring from six players, the East Prairie Eagles rolled to a 96-59 win over Zalma Thursday night. The Eagles (4-3) outscored Zalma 49-22 in the second half to put the game away. Damion Tipler and Dustin Bryars each scored 18 points to lead East Prairie. Seth Bays added 15 and Seth Johnson scored 12. Brett Ellis and Mack Marcum chipped in with 11 and 10...
High school roundup: Central girls basketball team falls short against Poplar Bluff (01/10/14)
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High school roundup: Central wins swim meet (01/08/14)
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Oran boys beat Woodland on the road (01/05/14)
Seth Ressel scored 14 points to help lead the Oran boys basketball team to a 58-47 road victory over Woodland on Friday. Jacob Priggel added 13 points for the Eagles (8-3). Woodland's Garret Reynolds notched a game-high 15 points while Devon Gramlisch added 11 points for the Cardinals (4-6)...