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Seeds released for small school districts (02/10/16)
With districts for small schools beginning in less than two weeks, seeds have been released for district tournaments in Class 1, 2 and 3. Class 3, District 1 In Class 3, District 1, host Malden (17-6) earned the top seed on the boys side while Twin Rivers (15-7) is the top seed on the girls side...
February 9, 2016 Scoreboard (02/09/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cape Central girls basketball can't hold on against Kennett (02/09/16)
Up 34-30 heading into the final eight minutes of the game, the Cape Central girls basketball could not hold on as it dropped a close 45-40 conference road contest to Kennett, 45-40, on Monday night in Kennett, Missouri. Abbie Reece sank 13 points as the Tigers fell in the high-fouling loss to the Indians...
Prep roundup: Charleston rolls past Meridian; Clarkton falls (02/08/16)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- The Charleston Bluejays had no problem earning their 14th win of the season, thumping Meridian, Ill. on the road 86-44 Saturday. Charleston (14-8) led 15-7 after one quarter and 38-21 at the half and were never challenged in the second half, outscoring Meridian 27-6 in the final quarter...
Prep roundup: Sikeston girls glide past Scott City; Hayti, South Pemiscot boys both pull upsets in BCT semifinals (02/05/16)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston won their sixth-straight, thrashing Scott City 70-24 on the road Thursday night. The 70 points was Sikeston's biggest offensive output of the season as the Lady Bulldogs jumped out to a 20-4 lead in the first quarter and held a comfortable 44-12 lead at halftime...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Meadow Heights boys basketball edges Zalma for MVC Tournament title (02/05/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Meadow Heights boys basketball edges Zalma for MVC Tournament title (02/05/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
February 4, 2016 Scoreboard (02/04/16)
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Dontarius Sharp leads Charleston to rugged win over Jackson (02/03/16)
The 5-11 senior flirted with a quadruple-double with 26 points, 11 steals, nine rebounds and nine assists
February 2, 2016 Scoreboard (02/02/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Woodland girls nip Red Devils (02/02/16)
Sophomore Krista Rhodes recorded a double-double with 10 rebounds and a game-high 21 points as the Woodland girls basketball team eked out a 51-50 victory over visiting Chaffee on Monday night. Ciara Rainbolt added nine points for Woodland (12-8). Katie Glueck also notched a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead Chaffee (9-10). Bailey Wiseman chipped in 11 points while Julia Sutterfield accumulated 13 rebounds, nine points and eight assists for the Red Devils...
February 1, 2016 Scoreboard (02/01/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston eases through second Hillsboro Tournament championship (02/01/16)
Sikeston held Hillsboro (5-12) to two points in the first quarter and outscored them by 14 points in the second to take a 30-9 lead at halftime.
January 30, 2016 Scoreboard (01/30/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston takes out Kennett, Hayti drills East Prairie (01/30/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Charleston got back in the win column Friday night, knocking off visiting Kennett 77-55. Charleston outscored the Indians 32-20 in the second quarter to take a 51-31 halftime lead and never looked back...
January 29, 2016 Scoreboard (01/29/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: East Praire routs Delta, Caruthersville downs South Pemiscot (01/29/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com DELTA, Mo. (SMNS) -- Freshman Derez Tipler bucketed 17 points and was one of East Prairie's five players who finished in double digits in the Eagles' conference road rout over the Bobcats. Luke Marcum netted 15 points for East Prairie (10-9, 4-1 Scott-Mississippi Conference), which held a commanding 40-point lead at halftime. Dylan Lingle, Brett Ellis and Alex Cowgill added 12 points each for the Eagles...
January 28, 2016 Scoreboard (01/28/16)
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Caruthersville snares rare win at Charleston (01/27/16)
Tuesday marked Caruthersville's first win at Charleston since Feb. 23, 2001, and their first win against Charleston since Dec. 17, 2004.
January 26, 2016 Scoreboard (01/26/16)
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January 25, 2016 Scoreboard (01/25/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston finishes third at Superman Classic (01/25/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com METROPOLIS, Ill. -- The Charleston boys basketball team took third place during this year's Superman Classic in Metropolis, Ill., Saturday at Massac County High School. Charleston (11-7) defeated Massac Co., 81-63 during the third-place game. They lost to Paducah Tilghman 72-61 earlier the same day moving them into the third place game...
January 21, 2016 Scoreboard (01/21/16)
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January 18, 2016 Scoreboard (01/18/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston dispatches Century in first game of Superman Classic (01/19/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com METROPOLIS, Ill. -- The Charleston boys basketball team pulled off a lopsided victory over Century during its first game of pool play Monday at the Superman Classic at Massac County High School in Metropolis, Ill. Charleston led 17-12 after the first quarter. They went on to score 60 points the next two quarters to lead 77-31 going into the fourth...
Charleston outpaces Scott Central 75-56 (01/16/16)
Charleston held a slim lead after one quarter, then outscored the Braves 51-33. The Bluejays elected to slow its pace and work a halfcourt offense for much of the game. The move paid off.
January 15, 2016 Scoreboard (01/15/16)
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Oran girls basketball blasts past Bravettes for Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament title (01/15/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- If there was one thing the Oran girls basketball team did not go wanting for entering Thursday night's Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament championship, it was motivation. There was a tournament final loss a week ago -- the Eagles' only loss of the season. There was the search for the first conference tournament title in school history. And there was a loss to Scott County Central the last time Oran was the No. 1 seed in the conference tournament...
Oran girls basketball team flies by Charleston in conference tournament semifinals (01/14/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- The Oran girls basketball has thus far proven it deserves to be the No. 1 seed in the Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament. On Wednesday, it added another blowout victory to its resume, steaming past No. 4 Charleston 78-36 at Chaffee High School to move into the tournament championship...
January 14, 2016 Scoreboard (01/14/16)
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Oran girls basketball team flies by Charleston in conference tournament semifinals (01/14/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- The Oran girls basketball has thus far proven it deserves to be the No. 1 seed in the Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament. On Wednesday, it added another blowout victory to its resume, steaming past No. 4 Charleston 78-36 at Chaffee High School to move into the tournament championship...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestling team goes 2-1 on the road, SCC and Oran to meet in Scott-Miss. finals (01/14/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com WINDSOR, Mo. -- The Sikeston wrestling team finished 2-1 on the road Wednesday during a quad taking down Windsor and Ste. Genevieve, but losing to Jackson. Sikeston defeated Ste. Genevieve 37-21 and Windsor 55-21. They fell to Jackson 54-18...
Charleston lunges forward with second lopsided win over NMCC (01/13/16)
"It's big because it gives us confidence. They ended our year last year and we're just trying to bounce back and make it to state."
January 12, 2016 Scoreboard (01/12/16)
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Kelly girls basketball falls to Charleston in Scott-Mississippi Tournament quarterfinal (01/11/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- The Charleston girls basketball team played to its strengths, jumped out to a quick lead and sank Kelly 62-37 in a quarterfinal of the Scott-Mississippi Girls Basketball Conference Tournament on Monday evening at Chaffee High School...
Kelly girls basketball falls to Charleston in Scott-Mississippi Tournament quarterfinal (01/11/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- The Charleston girls basketball team played to its strengths, jumped out to a quick lead and sank Kelly 62-37 in a quarterfinal of the Scott-Mississippi Girls Basketball Conference Tournament on Monday evening at Chaffee High School...
January 11, 2016 Scoreboard (01/11/16)
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Thatch leads Sikeston to second win over Charleston (01/09/16)
Sikeston, which moved up to No. 1 in the latest Class 4 state poll, improved to 11-0 on the season and 3-0 in league play.
January 8, 2016 Scoreboard (01/08/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Risco gets past East Prairie; Charleston, Chaffee girls roll to wins (01/08/16)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO, Mo. -- The Risco Tigers put five players in double figures and used a strong defensive performance to pull away from visiting East Prairie 71-58 on Thursday. "This is a huge win for us," said Risco head coach Brandon Blankenship. "East Prairie has a good team. We put four quarters together for the first time all season and we got contributions from a lot of players. It was a total team effort."...
January 7, 2016 Scoreboard (01/07/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston, South Pemiscot pick up wins (01/06/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com DONIPHAN, Mo. -- The Charleston Bluejays improved to 7-5 on the season with a 66-50 road win over Doniphan Tuesday night. The Bluejays jumped out to a 22-10 lead after one quarter and led 37-20 at halftime on their way to the easy win...
January 5, 2016 Scoreboard (01/05/16)
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Quick start sends Charleston boys basketball past Notre Dame, into third place in Christmas Tournament (12/31/15)
Charleston boys basketball coach Danny Farmer's been waiting for his team to show that it's learning, and Wednesday night's third-place game against Notre Dame provided Farmer with his team's progress report. The fourth-seeded Bluejays took what happened in a three-point loss to the Bulldogs on Dec. 4 and made sure it didn't happen again, holding off a second-half rally by No. 3 Notre Dame to claim third in the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament with a 63-53 victory at the Show Me Center...
A quick start sends Charleston boys basketball past Notre Dame, into third place in Christmas Tournament (12/30/15)
Charleston boys basketball coach Danny Farmer's been waiting for his team to show that it's learning, and Wednesday night's third-place game against Notre Dame provided Farmer with his team's progress report. The fourth-seeded Bluejays took what happened in a three-point loss to the Bulldogs on Dec. 4 and made sure it didn't happen again, holding off a second-half rally by No. 3 Notre Dame to claim third in the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament with a 63-53 victory at the Show Me Center...
Box score: (4) Charleston 63, (3) Notre Dame 53 (12/30/15)
CHARLESTON (63) -- Jaquavis Rodgers 2, Jaqueles Biles 14, Dontarius Sharp 14, Kelvondre Moore 5, Demarcus Sharp 8, Mardareyon Clark 21, Jeremy Tucker 2, Tenerrious Ewing 11. FG 21, FT 18-29, F 17. (3-pointers: Ewing 2, Don. Sharp . Fouled out: None.)...
Charleston boys basketball team outlasts Advance in Christmas tournament quarterfinal (12/29/15)
The fourth-seeded Bluejays overcame a five-point deficit with 3 minutes remaining and defeated the fifth-seeded Hornets 72-68.
Jackson boys basketball survives Charleston test, edges into Christmas Tournament final 69-62 (12/30/15)
Jackson boys basketball entered the 2015 Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament as the No. 1 seed, despite a modest start to the season. The Indians are proving they may have deserved the placement. The tournament's top seed had four players in double figures and shot 25 of 30 from the free-throw line as Jackson survived No. 4 Charleston -- in a wire-to-wire slugfest for a second night in a row -- 69-62 on Tuesday night in a championship semifinal at the Show Me Center...
Jackson boys basketball survives Charleston test, edges into Christmas Tournament final 69-62 (12/29/15)
Jackson boys basketball entered the 2015 Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament as the No. 1 seed, despite a modest start to the season. The Indians are proving they may have deserved the placement. The tournament's top seed had four players in double figures and shot 25 of 30 from the free-throw line as Jackson survived No. 4 Charleston -- in a wire-to-wire slugfest for a second night in a row -- 69-62 on Tuesday night in a championship semifinal at the Show Me Center...
Box score: (1) Jackson 69, (4) Charleston 62 (12/29/15)
CHARLESTON (62) -- Dontarius Sharp 5, Kelvondre Moore 4, Demarcus Sharp 17, Mardareyon Clark 11, Jeremy Tucker 14, Tenerrious Ewing 11. FG 25, FT 8-12, F 22. (3-pointers: Dem. Sharp 2, Ewing, Don. Sharp. Fouled out: Dem. Sharp, Ewing.) JACKSON (69) -- Desmond Morris 3, Jacob Friess 12, Garrett Walker 12, Jacob Smith 22, Pete Lake 7, Stephen Irons 2, Cameron Hester 11. FG 19, FT 25-30, F 16. (3-pointers: Walker 2, Smith 2, Morris, Lake. Fouled out: Smith.)...
Charleston boys basketball team outlasts Advance in Christmas tournament quarterfinal (12/29/15)
The fourth-seeded Bluejays overcame a five-point deficit with 3 minutes remaining and defeated the fifth-seeded Hornets 72-68.
Box Score: (4) Charleston 72, (5) Advance 68 (12/28/15)
ADVANCE (68) -- Armani Vermillion 2, Dakota Welty 7, Preston Wuebker 18, Brian Whitson 25, Austin Ladd 5, Dawson Mayo 11. FG 12, FT 17-19, F 12 (3-pointers: Wuebker 4, Whitson 3, Welty 2. Fouled out: None.) CHARLESTON (72) -- Dontarius Sharp 9, Kelvondre Moore 15, Demarcus Sharp 15, Mardareyon Clark 17, Jeremy Tucker 4, Tenerrious Ewing 10, Clifford Johnson 2. FG 22, FT 10-13, F 19 (3-pointers: De. Sharp 3, Do. Sharp, Moore, Ewing. Fouled out: None.)...
Top seeds advance with ease in first day of action at Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament (12/27/15)
The third-seeded Notre Dame boys basketball team got defensive in the third quarter and cruised past No. 14 Chaffee 62-26 in the first round of the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament on Saturday at the Show Me Center. The Red Devils trailed by 21 at halftime and were held to only two points in the third quarter...
Top seeds advance with ease in first day of action at Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament (12/27/15)
The third-seeded Notre Dame boys basketball team got defensive in the third quarter and cruised past No. 14 Chaffee 62-26 in the first round of the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament on Saturday at the Show Me Center. The Red Devils trailed by 21 at halftime and were held to only two points in the third quarter...
Box score: (4) Charleston 75, (13) Oak Ridge 32 (12/26/15)
OAK RIDGE (32) -- Nathan Bolin 10, Kyle Keller 8, Trevor Dillard 5, Drew Kranawetter 3, Steven Masterson 2, Jordan Barker 2, Waylyn Myers 2. FG 13, FT 1-3, F 7. (3-pointers: Bolin 2, Kranawetter 1, Keller 1, Dillard 1. Fouled out: None.) CHARLESTON (75) -- Demarcus Sharp 17, Tenerrious Ewing 15, Jaquavis Rodgers 12, Jeremy Tucker 12, Clifford Johnson 6, Latrell Porter 5, Kelvondre Moore 4, Jaqueles Biles 2, Ke'Sean Griffin 2. ...
PREP ROUNDUP: Portageville, NMCC and Chaffee move forward on consolation side of Lady Royals Classic (12/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BROSELEY -- Portageville kept its consolation championship hopes alive with a 57-43 win over Kelly Monday during the Lady Royals Classic at Twin Rivers High School. Portageville, the tournament's 12th seed, was led by Adrienne Duncan's 15 points. Jacara Madison chipped in 10...
Naylor takes out NMCC, Twin Rivers over Kelly in first round of Lady Royals Classic (12/20/15)
BROSELEY (SMNS) -- Gracie Gargac had herself, her coach, and half the bench rolling in the final seconds of Naylor's 65-36 win over New Madrid Central in the first round of the Lady Royals Classic. The Naylor junior had a deal going into the game. If she scored 20 points, she could get her phone and her car back and hang out later that night with former teammate and current Three Rivers Lady Raider Shayna Tharp...
December 19, 2015 Scoreboard (12/19/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: East Prairie edges Oran, Sikeston wrestlers power through NMCC (12/16/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com The East Prairie Eagles squeaked out a 54-53 win over visiting Oran on Tuesday night. East Prairie (4-1) trailed by three entering the fourth quarter but outscored Oran 19-15 in the final quarter to get the win. Derez Tipler led East Prairie with 14 points while Cade Douglas added 11...
PREP ROUNDUP: Risco, South Pemiscot advance at Clarkton, SCC girls pull off OT win over Chaffee (12/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com Freshman Nathan Burnett hit four 3-pointers and poured in 28 points to lead the Risco Tigers to a first round 75-62 upset during the Clarkton Holiday Tournament over Cooter on Monday. The Tigers, seeded fifth, upset No. 4 Cooter to move on to the semifinals on Thursday at 6 p.m. where they will take on top-seeded Gosnell, Ark...
High school roundup: Scott County Central girls edge Chaffee in OT (12/15/15)
All the high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Scott County Central girls edge Chaffee in OT (12/15/15)
All the high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
December 14, 2015 Scoreboard (12/14/15)
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Sikeston routs Charleston 76-40 for fifth SEMO Conference Tournament title (12/12/15)
"It's been a while. It feels great to go out there and play hard and win a championship for our town. We just wanted to bring it back home."
Sikeston routs Charleston 76-40 for fifth SEMO Conference Tournament title (12/12/15)
"It's been a while. It feels great to go out there and play hard and win a championship for our town. We just wanted to bring it back home."
Sharp scores 26, No. 3 Charleston moves on to SEMO Conference championship (12/11/15)
Led by senior Dontarius Sharp's game-high 26 points, the third-seed downed No. 7 Kennett 71-57 Thursday night in the tournament semifinals.
December 11, 2015 Scoreboard (12/11/15)
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Sharp scores 26, No. 3 Charleston moves on to SEMO Conference championship (12/11/15)
Led by senior Dontarius Sharp's game-high 26 points, the third-seed downed No. 7 Kennett 71-57 Thursday night in the tournament semifinals.
December 10, 2015 Scoreboard (12/10/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Bloomfield sneaks by Kelly, Ellis scores 30 for East Prairie (12/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD -- Three players scored in double figures as Bloomfield remained undefeated Tuesday with a 60-49 win over visiting Kelly. Noah Vandiver led with 19 points while Nathan Newell and Austin Bond each had 14. Bloomfield needed a 20-point fourth quarter while holding Kelly to 10 to escape with this one. The Wildcats held a slim 40-39 lead after three quarters...
Third-seeded Charleston routs No. 6 NMCC to open SEMO Conference Tournament (12/08/15)
"I told them that I've been waiting to see that for five games. That's what I wanted to see and I've been waiting to see it. They've been timid up to this point."
PREP ROUNDUP: South Pemiscot remains unbeaten with 60-38 win over Risco (12/08/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com STEELE -- Kevin Burton scored a game-high 16 points to continue South Pemiscot's unbeaten streak to start the season with a 60-38 win over Risco on Monday. The Bulldogs (3-0) led by three after the first quarter but outscored Risco (1-4) 19-4 in the second quarter to take a commanding 36-18 lead at halftime...
Third-seeded Charleston routs No. 6 NMCC to open SEMO Conference Tournament (12/08/15)
"I told them that I've been waiting to see that for five games. That's what I wanted to see and I've been waiting to see it. They've been timid up to this point."
Dexter falls to Notre Dame in closing minutes 54-50 in SEMO Conference play-in game (12/08/15)
By DUSTIN WARD Statesman Sports Editor SIKESTON, Mo. - The No. 9 seeded Dexter Bearcats played the No. 8 seeded Notre Dame Bulldogs to a 43-43 stalemate for the first 28 minutes but lost ground at the free throw line in the final four minutes of regulation Monday night...
December 7, 2015 Scoreboard (12/07/15)
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Jackson boys basketball team awarded top seed in Southeast Missourian Christmas tournament (12/07/15)
The Indians were voted the No. 1 seed in the 16-team field despite losing their season opener a day earlier.
High school roundup: Notre Dame boys basketball team edges Charleston (12/06/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
High school roundup: Notre Dame boys basketball team edges Charleston (12/06/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
December 4, 2015 Scoreboard (12/04/15)
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2015 All-SEMO Conference football selections (12/04/15)
All-SEMO ConferenceNorth offense QB -- Tristen Francisco, Poplar Bluff, sr. 6-2, 165; RB -- Aaron Harris, Cape Central, so., 6-0, 195; Earnest Fobbs, Sikeston, sr., 6-0, 170; TE -- Harrison Ayers, Cape Central, jr., 6-1, 220; WR -- Al Young, Cape Central, sr., 6-0, 170; Brayden Krause, Farmington, sr., 6-2, 170; Jeremy Elliott, Jackson, sr., 6-0, 175; ATH -- Kway'Chon Chisom, Cape Central, jr., 5-9, 170; OL -- Jacob Holter, Cape Central, sr., 6-0, 275; Casey Vaughn, Cape Central, sr., 5-8, 260; Mitchell Garner, Sikeston, sr., 6-0, 240; Zach Thomas, Poplar Bluff, jr., 6-2, 280; Chase Montgomery, Farmington, sr., 6-2, 280; K -- Brayden Krause, Farmington, sr., 6-2, 170;. ...
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran boys reach final of tournament (12/04/15)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston, SCC girls basketball get wins at home (12/04/15)
CHARLESTON -- Three players scored in double figures as Charleston rolled to a win over visiting Scott City. Cheyenne Randle scored a game-high 19 points while Connor Watkins added 17 and Sharell Woods scored 15 for Charleston (2-1) Scott City (1-3) was led by Katie Smith's eight points...
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran boys reach final of tournament (12/04/15)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
December 3, 2015 Scoreboard (12/03/15)
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Dexter drops opener at Charleston 61-47 (12/02/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team found its rhythm in the second half but was unable to overcome a cold offensive start Tuesday night in its season-opener against the Charleston Bluejays. Charleston limited Dexter to just two field goals in the first half as it built a 25-10 advantage by halftime and led throughout the second half on its way to a 61-47 victory against Dexter...
Dexter drops opener at Charleston 61-47 (12/02/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team found its rhythm in the second half but was unable to overcome a cold offensive start Tuesday night in its season-opener against the Charleston Bluejays. Charleston limited Dexter to just two field goals in the first half as it built a 25-10 advantage by halftime and led throughout the second half on its way to a 61-47 victory against Dexter...
PREP ROUNDUP: Top seeds at OIT move on, Randle leads Charleston over East Prairie (12/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Each of the top seeds moved on during the first round of the 60th Annual Oran Invitational Tournament Monday at Oran High School. The top-seeded and seven-time defending tournament champions Scott County Central Braves was without its go-to player but still managed a 59-43 win over No. 8 Chaffee...
December 1, 2015 Scoreboard (12/01/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Top seeds at OIT move on, Randle leads Charleston over East Prairie (12/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Each of the top seeds moved on during the first round of the 60th Annual Oran Invitational Tournament Monday at Oran High School. The top-seeded and seven-time defending tournament champions Scott County Central Braves was without its go-to player but still managed a 59-43 win over No. 8 Chaffee...
November 30, 2015 Scoreboard (11/30/15)
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2015 Boys Basketball Preview: Dexter Bearcats (11/30/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball program enters the 2015-16 season with a veteran group that has received significant playing time on varsity in recent years. The Bearcats varsity basketball roster is composed of five seniors, two juniors and two sophomore...
Outsiders rule Day 2 of Riverbend Classic (11/28/15)
The hometown teams (NMCC, Charleston, Scott County Central and Kennett) went 0-4 on Saturday after going 1-3 Friday when NMCC defeated Liberty Tech.
Vashon throttles Charleston in Riverbend Classic 68-35 (11/28/15)
New Madrid County Central took down Liberty, Scott County Central lost a tight on e to Covington and Kennett dropped one to West Memphis on the first day of the Riverbend.
Outsiders rule Day 2 of Riverbend Classic (11/28/15)
The hometown teams (NMCC, Charleston, Scott County Central and Kennett) went 0-4 on Saturday after going 1-3 Friday when NMCC defeated Liberty Tech.
Vashon throttles Charleston in Riverbend Classic 68-35 (11/28/15)
New Madrid County Central took down Liberty, Scott County Central lost a tight on e to Covington and Kennett dropped one to West Memphis on the first day of the Riverbend.
2015-16 Boys and Girls Basketball Previews (11/30/15)
Charleston Bluejays Head coach: Danny Farmer, 18th season (390-143) 2014-15 record: 17-11 Playoff finish: Lost to NMCC in Class 3 sectional Conference: SEMO Alignment: Class 3, District 2 Returning starters: Dontarius Sharp, Demarcus Sharp, Mardareyon Clark, Tenerrious Ewing...
2015-16 Boys and Girls Basketball Previews (11/25/15)
Charleston Bluejays Head coach: Danny Farmer, 18th season (390-143) 2014-15 record: 17-11 Playoff finish: Lost to NMCC in Class 3 sectional Conference: SEMO Alignment: Class 3, District 2 Returning starters: Dontarius Sharp, Demarcus Sharp, Mardareyon Clark, Tenerrious Ewing...
High school roundup: Woodland girls basketball team christens season with win over Charleston (11/25/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
High school roundup: Woodland girls basketball team christens season with win over Charleston (11/25/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
November 24, 2015 Scoreboard (11/24/15)
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21st Annual Riverbed Classic tipping off Friday (11/21/15)
NEW MADRID -- The annual Riverbend Classic has become an unofficial kickoff to the high school basketball season and the 21st edition of the event will be no different. Featuring some of the area's top teams taking on teams from Missouri, Arkansas and Tennessee, the games will be played Friday and Saturday at New Madrid County High School...
Sikeston receives top seed in 2015 SEMO Conference Tournament (11/18/15)
Sikeston has appeared in six tournament championship games, winning four of them. The Bulldogs have also been named the tournament's top seed six times.
2015-2016 Charleston Girls Basketball Schedule (11/15/15)
2015-2016 Charleston Boys Basketball Schedule (11/15/15)
Dexter high school boys and girls hoops schedules released (11/11/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The 2015-16 Dexter high school boys basketball and girls basketball schedules have been released. The Dexter junior varsity and varsity girls basketball teams open their seasons in St. Louis. The Dexter varsity girls are slated to play St. ...
All-Conference team announced for SEMO South region (11/03/15)
2015 saw the SEMO Conference expand to 10 teams. Given the size of the conference, it was divided into north and south regions. At the end of the season, coaches for the 5 north teams and 5 south teams gathered to select separate all-conference teams for each region
All-Conference team announced for SEMO South region (11/03/15)
2015 saw the SEMO Conference expand to 10 teams. Given the size of the conference, it was divided into north and south regions. At the end of the season, coaches for the 5 north teams and 5 south teams gathered to select separate all-conference teams for each region
Fighting Squirrel 1st Pitch Dinner-Auction-Dance set for Nov. 21 (10/30/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The stage is set for the first annual Fighting Squirrel 1st Pitch Dinner-Auction-Dance. The extravaganza is slated to take place Nov. 21 at Charleston Knights of Columbus Hall. "We are always trying to find creative ways to help offset some of the costs in the summer so we've planned a fun night in November," Charleston Fighting Squirrels coach Michael Minner said. ...
Fighting Squirrel 1st Pitch Dinner-Auction-Dance set for Nov. 21 (10/30/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The stage is set for the first annual Fighting Squirrel 1st Pitch Dinner-Auction-Dance. The extravaganza is slated to take place Nov. 21 at Charleston Knights of Columbus Hall. "We are always trying to find creative ways to help offset some of the costs in the summer so we've planned a fun night in November," Charleston Fighting Squirrels coach Michael Minner said. ...
Prep Football Glance (10/23/15)
Districts: Round 1 Records: Charleston 0-9; Malden 9-0 Series History: Charleston leads 22-14-1 Last Meeting: 2014, Malden won 73-8 Last Week: Charleston lost to Herculaneum 46-6; Malden defeated Dexter 80-51 Notes: Charleston has lost 20-straight games, the longest losing streak in school history. ...
Saxony Lutheran volleyball team downs Woodland in Class 2 District 2 semifinal (10/20/15)
The second-seeded Cardinals entered the game with a pair of wins over the Crusaders earlier in the year, but none of that mattered to Saxony, which cruised to a 25-18, 25-19 victory in a Class 2 District 2 volleyball semifinal at Bloomfield High School.
High school roundup: Notre Dame spikers win title at first SEMO Conference tourney (10/16/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
Prep Football Glance -- Week 9 (10/15/15)
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October 15, 2015 Scoreboard (10/15/15)
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Notre Dame earns top seen in SEMO Conference tourney (10/14/15)
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High school roundup: Notre Dame earns top seed in SEMO Conference tourney (10/14/15)
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NMCC, Notre Dame nab top seeds during SEMO Conference tournament pool play (10/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Lady Eagles came out of pool play with the top seed Tuesday during the SEMO South Conference tournament at New Madrid County Central High School. NMCC finished the five-team division with a record of 6-2 which gives them a first round bye during bracket play. ...
NMCC, Notre Dame nab top seeds during SEMO Conference tournament pool play (10/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Lady Eagles came out of pool play with the top seed Tuesday during the SEMO South Conference tournament at New Madrid County Central High School. NMCC finished the five-team division with a record of 6-2 which gives them a first round bye during bracket play. ...
October 13, 2015 Scoreboard (10/13/15)
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Prep Football Glance -- Week 8 (10/07/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Chaffee routs East Prairie, Oran sweeps Charleston (10/07/15)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Julia Sutterfield blasted a home run and got on base four of her five times at bat as the Red Devils wrapped up the regular season by notching their 10th win in the six-inning road rout of the Eagles. Carleigh Burnett picked up the win in the circle for Chaffee (10-14). She pitched two innings and allowed no runs on one hit. She recorded five strikeouts and no walks...
High school roundup: Advance volleyball team tops Bloomfield, advances to conference semifinal (10/07/15)
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October 6, 2015 Scoreboard (10/06/15)
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After trouncing Charleston, Kennett preps for crucial game against Malden (10/03/15)
CHARLESTON -- After the Kennett football team trounced Charleston on Friday night, star quarterback Edward Wilson was focused on the work needed to excel in next week's battle against Malden.
High school football capsules: Week 7 (10/02/15)
Last week: Poplar Bluff 26, Sikeston 16; Cape Central 48, Jackson 35 Last year: Jackson 42, Sikeston 0 Outlook: Both teams enter with hopes of winning the SEMO Conference North Division title as they hold their 100th meeting all-time at The Pit tonight...
Prep Football Glance -- Week 7 (district/conference standings) (10/01/15)
Our prep football glance gives vital information for our local teams entering their weekly matchups. Learn your team's opponent, go-to players and the series history between the two throughout the season. Records: Kelly 2-4; Caruthersville 3-3 Series History: Caruthersville leads 2-0...
Prep Football Glance -- Week 7 (district/conference standings) (10/01/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Cox scores four goals in Sikeston soccer's 10-0 win over Fredericktown (09/28/15)
Sam Cox had a hat trick nearly five minutes into the game and finished with four goals in Sikeston's 10-0 mercy rule win over Fredericktown.
Dexter girls tennis team sweeps Charleston 5-0 in district opener (09/28/15)
The Dexter Bearcats avoided elimination and dodged Mother Nature in the opening-round of the Class 1, District 1 girls tennis tournament Monday. Third-seeded Dexter collected a 5-0 district quarterfinal victory against sixth-seeded Charleston minutes before a steady rain moved into the region...
September 28, 2015 Scoreboard (09/28/15)
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Dexter girls tennis team sweeps Charleston 5-0 in district opener (09/28/15)
The Dexter Bearcats avoided elimination and dodged Mother Nature in the opening-round of the Class 1, District 1 girls tennis tournament Monday. Third-seeded Dexter collected a 5-0 district quarterfinal victory against sixth-seeded Charleston minutes before a steady rain moved into the region...
Bernie, Bloomfield advance to silver bracket at Perryville volleyball tournament (09/28/15)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules and Bloomfield Wildcats were among the 20 participants in the Perryville varsity volleyball tournament Saturday. Bloomfield beat Park Hills Central 25-19, 25-19, lost to Bismarck 21-25, 20-25, split Saxony Lutheran 19-25, 25-22, and lost to Bishop DuBourg 25-10, 25-17 in pool play action...
Perryville volleyball team falls in championship of home invitational (09/27/15)
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Perryville volleyball team falls in championship of home invitational (09/27/15)
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Kelly pulls away from Charleston 48-18 for second straight win (09/26/15)
Kelly senior Maurice Davis rushed for 142 yards on seven totes, scoring twice on the ground. His first carry of the game was a 43-yard touchdown run that gave Kelly a lead they would never relinquish.
Kelly pulls away from Charleston 48-18 for second straight win (09/26/15)
Kelly senior Maurice Davis rushed for 142 yards on seven totes, scoring twice on the ground. His first carry of the game was a 43-yard touchdown run that gave Kelly a lead they would never relinquish.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer team falls to Anna-Jonesboro, NMCC wins in three sets (09/25/15)
SIKESTON -- Sam Cox scored two goal and Connor Merideth added another as Sikeston fell at home to Anna-Jonesboro 5-3. Meredith also had two assists for Sikeston (4-10) while Matthew Menz added another. Sikeston tied the match at 2-2 before going down 4-2 at halftime. The Bulldogs pulled within one goal in the second half...
Dexter tennis team beats Sikeston & Jackson (09/25/15)
SIKESTON & JACKSON Mo. - The Dexter varsity girls tennis team collected a pair of road wins Wednesday and Thursday. Dexter beat Sikeston 8-1 Wednesday and won at Jackson 6-3 Thursday. Dexter finishes regular-season play with a record of 8-4. Dexter has received the No. 3 seed in Class 1, District 1. Eight-time defending district champion Kennett is seeded first, Notre Dame is seeded second, Fredericktown is seeded fourth, Caruthersville is seeded fifth and Charleston is seeded sixth...
High school football capsules: Week 6 (09/25/15)
Last week: Scott City 28, Chaffee 14; Malden 38, East Prairie 20 Last year: East Prairie 44, Chaffee 6 Outlook: Chaffee enters on the heels of losing its rivalry game with Scott City for the second straight year. East Prairie was state-ranked after it opened the season with wins over Kelly, Grandview and Scott City but has dropped its last two games to Hayti and Malden...
High school roundup: Bloomfield volleyball team edges Woodland in SCAA Conference showdown (09/25/15)
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High school football capsules: Week 6 (09/25/15)
Last week: Scott City 28, Chaffee 14; Malden 38, East Prairie 20 Last year: East Prairie 44, Chaffee 6 Outlook: Chaffee enters on the heels of losing its rivalry game with Scott City for the second straight year. East Prairie was state-ranked after it opened the season with wins over Kelly, Grandview and Scott City but has dropped its last two games to Hayti and Malden...
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September 24, 2015 Scoreboard (09/24/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston overcomes Oran in three sets, Portageville wins 14th straight (09/23/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- The Sikeston volleyball team earned a three-set win over conference foe Oran Tuesday on the road 25-18, 20-25 and 25-17. Morgan Merrill led Sikeston (9-9, 4-2 SEMO Conference) with five aces and six kills. Annie Ensor had 17 assists while Allie Enax added 15 digs. Morgan Poindexter chipped in four aces and five kills. Olivia Nash had four aces and four kills...
High school roundup: Cape Central boys swimming team cruises in three-team meet (09/23/15)
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September 22, 2015 Scoreboard (09/22/15)
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NMCC downs Charleston 48-14 for first win of the season (09/19/15)
Thanks in part to a combined 317 yards rushing from junior Javarcus Word and senior Tyler Sprouse, NMCC earned its first win of the season with a 48-14 win over Charleston.
NMCC downs Charleston 48-14 for first win of the season (09/19/15)
Thanks in part to a combined 317 yards rushing from junior Javarcus Word and senior Tyler Sprouse, NMCC earned its first win of the season with a 48-14 win over Charleston.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston tennis blanked by Kennett, Sikeston volleyball scores win over Scott City (09/18/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Kennett won a dominant 9-0 match over Sikeston Thursday at the Sikeston High School tennis courts. Sikeston's Ali Price did not complete her 6-3 loss to Hadley Hilburn, but the remaining matches in both singles and doubles finished 8-0...
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September 17, 2015 Scoreboard (09/17/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Caruthersville rolls Charleston, Chaffee gets win on the road (09/12/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CARUTHERSVILLE -- Caruthersville quarterback Peyton Faulkner scored four first quarter touchdowns as the Tigers rolled past Charleston 51-6 on Friday night for their first win of the season. Faulkner had touchdown runs of 66, 4, 5 and 1 in the first quarter as the Tigers jumped out to a 24-0 lead and never looked back. Faulkner finished the game with 127 yards rushing on 11 carries while completing 4 of 9 passes for 76 yards...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston netters upended by Cape, NMCC wins in three sets (09/11/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Sikeston's Ali Price won Sikeston's only match Thursday during its 8-1 road loss to Cape Central. Cape Central upped its record to 5-2 while Sikeston fell to 1-5. SINGLES No. 1 -- Ali Price (S) def. Amy Dai (C) 8-5...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston netters upended by Cape, NMCC wins in three sets (09/11/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Sikeston's Ali Price won Sikeston's only match Thursday during its 8-1 road loss to Cape Central. Cape Central upped its record to 5-2 while Sikeston fell to 1-5. SINGLES No. 1 -- Ali Price (S) def. Amy Dai (C) 8-5...
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran softball team edges Kelly (09/11/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran softball team edges Kelly (09/11/15)
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September 10, 2015 Scoreboard (09/10/15)
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"Hook and ladder" references used little in Sikeston's preparation for Dexter (09/10/15)
While the Bulldog players and coaches haven't forgotten about the heartbreaking defeat against Dexter last year, coach Kent Gibbs said it's been business as usual in practice.
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Sikeston wins first match of the year 7-2 over Charleston (09/09/15)
After starting the year with four straight losses, Sikeston won its first match of the year by defeated Charleston 7-2 Tuesday at the Sikeston Tennis Courts.
Sikeston wins first match of the year 7-2 over Charleston (09/09/15)
After starting the year with four straight losses, Sikeston won its first match of the year by defeated Charleston 7-2 Tuesday at the Sikeston Tennis Courts.
Price challenges Hillburn but falls in singles final at Sikeston Invitational (09/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston's Ali Price gave one of the area's best a fit during the championship match of the Sikeston Invitational tennis tournament Thursday at the Sikeston High School Tennis Courts. Price faced Kennett's Hadley Hillburn in the finals of the singles tournament and lost 8-5. Notre Dame's Carly Hopkins and Grace Powderly teamed up to defeat Heidi Shetley and Alexa McPherson in the doubles bracket final as well...
Briefly: Dexter football team cruises past Charleston 55-8 (09/04/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats experienced little difficulty collecting its first victory of the season Friday night at Charleston. The Bearcats calculated 480 yards of total offense as it cruised to a 55-8 victory against the Charleston Bluejays at John Harris Marshall Athletic Complex...
Updated: Dexter football team cruises past Charleston 55-8 (09/05/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats experienced little difficulty collecting its first victory of the season Friday night at Charleston. The Bearcats calculated 480 yards of total offense as it cruised to a 55-8 victory against the Charleston Bluejays at John Harris Marshall Athletic Complex...
High school roundup: Chaffee softball team topples Naylor at SoftballFest (09/04/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
High school roundup: Chaffee softball team topples Naylor at SoftballFest (09/04/15)
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Tigers open SEMO Conference play against Sikeston (09/04/15)
Last week: Central 33, St. Charles West 12; Sikeston 55, New Madrid County Central 6 Last year: Central 47, Sikeston 7 (regular season); Central 56, Sikeston 7 (Class 4 District 1) Outlook: The Tigers have won the last three meetings between the two SEMO Conference North teams, including a 49-point drubbing in a district semifinal last season...
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston softball drops another heartbreaker, Kelly wins third straight (09/02/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- In five games so far this season, Sikeston has been on the short end of seventh-inning swings. The Lady Bulldogs (2-3) fell 5-4 on the road after Perryville scored the winning run in walk-off fashion in the seventh inning. Sikeston has lost two of its three games that was decided in the last at-bat...
High school roundup: Zalma volleyball team wins five-set thriller (09/02/15)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Zalma volleyball team wins five-set thriller (09/02/15)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston softball drops another heartbreaker, Kelly wins third straight (09/02/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- In five games so far this season, Sikeston has been on the short end of seventh-inning swings. The Lady Bulldogs (2-3) fell 5-4 on the road after Perryville scored the winning run in walk-off fashion in the seventh inning. Sikeston has lost two of its three games that was decided in the last at-bat...
September 1, 2015 Scoreboard (09/01/15)
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Dexter football team falls to Poplar Bluff 51-14 (08/30/15)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. - After 10 minutes of play Friday night it looked like the Dexter Bearcats and Poplar Bluff Mules were destined for a defensive battle that would be highlighted by punts and a field goal here and there.
Charleston shows life in 36-14 loss to Hayti (08/29/15)
Charleston still fell to Hayti 36-14, but the Bluejays, who are stuck in a 13-game losing streak dating back two seasons ago, gave fans a little something to cheer about by their 22-point loss.
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter, Kelly fall to 0-2 with blowout losses (08/29/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- The Dexter Bearcats fell to 0-2 Friday with a 51-14 loss to Poplar Bluff. Poplar Bluff led 10-0 after the first quarter thanks to a 22-yard field goal from Adam Vincent and 60-yard touchdown pass from Tristen Francisco to Ross Rushin...
Charleston shows life in 36-14 loss to Hayti (08/29/15)
Charleston still fell to Hayti 36-14, but the Bluejays, who are stuck in a 13-game losing streak dating back two seasons ago, gave fans a little something to cheer about by their 22-point loss.
August 28, 2015 Scoreboard (08/28/15)
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Prep Football Glance -- Week 2 (08/27/15)
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Prep Football Glance -- Week 2 (08/27/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Hughes pitches Kelly to first win, Oran out-hits Senath (08/26/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com Anna Hughes picked up the win as the Kelly softball team won its season opener against Chaffee Tuesday 3-2. Kelly (1-0) scored two in the third and one more in the fifth. Chaffee scored one run in the sixth and seventh. Hughes struck out three, walked four and allowed five hits through six innings. Freshman Alyssa Tidwell earned the save walking one, giving up two hits and striking out one...
PREP ROUNDUP: Hughes pitches Kelly to first win, Oran out-hits Senath (08/26/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com Anna Hughes picked up the win as the Kelly softball team won its season opener against Chaffee Tuesday 3-2. Kelly (1-0) scored two in the third and one more in the fifth. Chaffee scored one run in the sixth and seventh. Hughes struck out three, walked four and allowed five hits through six innings. Freshman Alyssa Tidwell earned the save walking one, giving up two hits and striking out one...
Dexter girls tennis team blisters Charleston 9-0 (08/26/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter varsity girls tennis team improved to 2-0 Tuesday afternoon with a 9-0 road win at Charleston. Dexter's Lexi May beat Charleston's Nyja Murray 8-0 in the No. 1 varsity singles match. Dexter's Macy Urhahn beat Charleston's Coreyanna Frazier 8-0 in the No. 2 varsity singles match. Dexter's Nicole Sells beat Charleston's Cameron Wince 8-0 in the No. 3 varsity singles match...
August 25, 2015 Scoreboard (08/25/15)
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Sikeston gets physical in 53-6 win over Charleston (08/22/15)
The Bulldogs finished with 451 yards of total offense with 350 of that coming on the ground. On the other side of the ball, Sikeston's defense limited the Bluejays to just 76 yards of offense.
Sikeston gets physical in 53-6 win over Charleston (08/22/15)
The Bulldogs finished with 451 yards of total offense with 350 of that coming on the ground. On the other side of the ball, Sikeston's defense limited the Bluejays to just 76 yards of offense.
August 21, 2015 Scoreboard (08/21/15)
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Prep Football Glance -- Week 1 (08/20/15)
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2015 High School Volleyball Schedules (08/15/15)
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Football Preview: Charleston hoping last year's growing pains lessen after winless season (08/15/15)
The Bluejays will enter the season coming off a winless campaign where they hope the experiences gained last year will help their young group step forward.
Football Preview: Kelly (08/15/15)
Powers leads senior-heavy Kelly into year two with new attitude
Football Preview: Sikeston (08/15/15)
Backed by returning QB and dual 1,000-yard rushers, Sikeston sends seasoned team into 2015
Football Preview: East Prairie (08/15/15)
East Prairie putting breakout season behind them, looks to move further
Football Preview: Charleston hoping last year's growing pains lessen after winless season (08/15/15)
The Bluejays will enter the season coming off a winless campaign where they hope the experiences gained last year will help their young group step forward.
2015 High School Football Schedules (08/14/15)
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Squirrels season comes to a close at Midwest Regional Tournament (07/27/15)
A third straight trip to the World Series wasn't in the cards for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels. After going undefeated in pool play Charleston fell 4-2 to Hopkins, Minn., in Monday's semifinals.
Fighting Squirrels suffer season-ending 4-2 loss to Hopkins, Minnesota (07/27/15)
The Charleston Fighting Squirrels put up a late fight but came up short in its quest to advance to the Senior Babe Ruth World Series for a third straight season Monday afternoon. Hopkins, Minnesota, rallied from a 2-1 deficit with three runs in the top of the fifth inning and hung on for 4-2 win against the Fighting Squirrels in a semifinal of the Midwest Plains Regional at Battershell Field in Lyons, Kansas...
Squirrels season comes to a close at Midwest Regional Tournament (07/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com LYNONS, KAN. -- A third straight trip to the World Series wasn't in the cards for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels. After going undefeated in pool play Charleston fell 4-2 to Hopkins, Min., Monday in the tournament's semifinals to end their season and run as two-time defending tournament champions...
Squirrels end pool play at Midwest Plains Regional with 3-0 record (07/26/15)
Charleston rolled to a 7-1 win over Buckley, Col., that secures a top spot in the bracket coming out of the American pool and a 10 a.m. date with Hopkins, Minn., in Monday's semifinals.
Squirrels end pool play at Midwest Plains Regional with 3-0 record (07/26/15)
Charleston rolled to a 7-1 win over Buckley, Col., that secures a top spot in the bracket coming out of the American pool and a 10 a.m. date with Hopkins, Minn., in Monday's semifinals.
Fighting Squirrels book spot in regional semifinals, beat Colorado 7-1 (07/26/15)
The Charleston Fighting Squirrels booked its spot in a semifinal of the Midwest Plains Regional with a 7-1 win against Border, Colorado, Sunday afternoon in Lyons, Kansas. Brady Bibbs collected a complete-game victory for the Fighting Squirrels at Battershell Field. Bibbs, who is entering his senior season at Senath-Hornersville, allowed one run, 13 hits, struck out four and did not walk a hitter in seven innings of work...
Fighting Squirrels outlast Riverton 3-2 in 10 innings at Midwest Plains Regional (07/25/15)
The thirteenth time proved to be the right time for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels with runners in scoring position against Riverton, Kansas, Saturday evening at the Midwest Plains Regional in Lyons, Kansas...
Offense explodes for Squirrels in pool play opener at regional (07/24/15)
The Charleston Squirrels scored eight runs the first two innings and picked up a pitching gem from Cameron Clark during its first game of pool play at the Midwest Plains Regional in Lyons, Kan.
Offense explodes for Squirrels in pool play opener at regional (07/24/15)
The Charleston Squirrels scored eight runs the first two innings and picked up a pitching gem from Cameron Clark during its first game of pool play at the Midwest Plains Regional in Lyons, Kan.
Fighting Squirrels beat North Dakota 10-4 in opener at Midwest Plains Regional (07/24/15)
LYONS, Kan. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels jumped out to an 8-0 lead after two innings of play and led by at least six the rest of the way as it secured a 10-4 win against the Bismarck, North Dakota, Senators Friday afternoon at the Midwest Plains Regional in Lyons, Kansas...
Midwest Plains Regional begins Friday in Kansas (07/23/15)
The schedule is set for the highly anticipated Senior Babe Ruth Midwest Plains Regional Tournament. The event is slated to take place July 24-27 at Battershell Field in Lyons, Kansas. Eight teams are slated to compete at the tournament. Colorado, Kansas, Missouri No. 2 (Charleston Fighting Squirrels) and North Dakota are competing in the American League Pool...
Charleston Squirrels set to appear in ninth-straight regional (07/22/15)
The defending regional champs will open the Midwest Plains Regional against the host team Lyons, Kan., on Friday during pool play.
Charleston Squirrels set to appear in ninth-straight regional (07/22/15)
The defending regional champs will open the Midwest Plains Regional against the host team Lyons, Kan., on Friday during pool play.
Millers honored at Senior Babe Ruth state tournament (07/22/15)
Two of Dexter's own were honored last week at the start of the Senior Babe Ruth state tournament at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Bruce and Pat Miller threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the start of the Charleston Fighting Squirrels-Mineral Area Minerals game July 15...
Squirrels drop state title to Wayne Co., ends four-year reign (07/20/15)
Charleston dropped their second game in as many days to Wayne County 6-3 in the title game as the first year Lumberjack program finished their tournament run undefeated.
REGIONAL BOUND TAKE 2: FIghting Squirrels beat Potosi 9-7 to qualify for regional, drop state title game to Wayne County 6-3 (07/19/15)
A tradition continued for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels Saturday afternoon at the Senior Babe Ruth state tournament...
Charleston Squirrels let regional berth slip away to Wayne Co. 10-8 (07/18/15)
After trying to fight their way back all contest the Wayne County Lumberjacks exploded for a six-run rally in the sixth inning to down the Charleston Squirrels 10-8.
REGIONAL BOUND: Wayne County Lumberbacks rally past Fighting Squirrels 10-8 to secure birth in regional (07/18/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - Wayne County Lumberjacks coach Jeff Null knew entering the 2015 Senior Babe Ruth state tournament avoiding the loser's bracket was a near must for his squad if they were going to secure a birth in the regional tournament in their inaugural season...
WALK-OFF MAGIC: Fighting Squirrels pass Pirates 4-3 in final inning at state tournament (07/17/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - Late night magic materialized again for the four-time defending Missouri Senior Babe Ruth state champion Charleston Fighting Squirrels Thursday night at the state tournament. The Fighting Squirrels rallied from a 3-1 deficit in its final at-bat to secure a remarkable 4-3 walk-off victory against the SEMO Pirates of Leopold in Game 8 of the five-day state tournament at Hillhouse Park in Charleston...
Squirrels rally in the seventh, walk-off winners over SEMO Pirates (07/17/15)
Trailing by two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning the Squirrels rallied for three runs, highlighted by a walk-off single from Hunter Cook that propelled Charleston to an improbable 4-3 win.
Strong pitching propels Wayne County Lumberjacks to second straight one-run win at state tournament (07/17/15)
The Wayne County Lumberjacks collected its second consecutive one-run victory in thrilling fashion Thursday afternoon at the Senior Babe Ruth state tournament at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Fresh off a come-from-behind 3-2 victory in its final at-bat against Potosi Elks Wednesday, Wayne County scored an unearned run in the bottom of the fifth inning to edge New Madrid Riverbend Ducks 1-0 in a winner's bracket semifinal Thursday...
Charleston Squirrels power past Mineral Area 7-0 (07/16/15)
Closing out the opening night of the Missouri Senior Babe Ruth State Tournament the Squirrels got a stellar performance from starting pitcher Cameron Clark both on and off the mound to tame Mineral Area.
Southern teams enjoy success on Day 1 of SBR state tournament (complete results included) (07/16/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The south got the best of the north on Day 1 of the Senior Babe Ruth state tournament Wednesday at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. All four southern teams in the field picked up wins against their northern foes in opening-round action at the double-elimination event...
Charleston Squirrels power past Mineral Area 7-0 (07/16/15)
Closing out the opening night of the Missouri Senior Babe Ruth State Tournament the Squirrels got a stellar performance from starting pitcher Cameron Clark both on and off the mound to tame Mineral Area.
Central's Al Young, Saxony Lutheran's Brianna Mueller nab top honors at Semoball Awards (07/12/15)
More than 150 student-athletes from 57 high schools across the region gathered Saturday for the second annual Semoball Awards presented by SoutheastHEALTH.
Squirrels take first game against Post 63 (07/01/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU (SMNS) -- The Charleston Fighting Squirrels secured a 7-1 road win against Cape Girardeau Legion in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday night at Capaha Park. Ty Householder earned a complete-game victory for Charleston. Householder allowed one run on eight hits in seven innings pitched. He walked three and struck out three. Householder, which entered the game wit ha 2.45 ERA, improves to 4-0 with the victory...
Charleston Fighting Squirrels down Cape Girardeau Legion 7-1 in Game 1 of doubleheader (06/30/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels secured a 7-1 road win against Cape Girardeau Legion in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday night at Capaha Park. Ty Householder earned a complete-game victory for Charleston. Householder allowed one run on eight hits in seven innings pitched. He walked three and struck out three. Householder, which entered the game wit ha 2.45 ERA, improves to 4-0 with the victory...
Six SCAA baseball players selected all-state (complete team included) (06/23/15)
A slew of baseball players from the southeast Missouri region were selected to the 2015 Missouri Baseball Coaches Association all-state baseball team. Four players for the Class 1 state champion Bell City Cubs were selected all-state. Bell City sophomore pitcher Austin Hicks and sophomore catcher Bobby Wright were selected first-team all-state. ...
Scott County Central, Charleston & Calvert City win Rib City brackets (06/20/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the action is available at this link: Rib City Photos DEXTER, Mo. - Two traditional southeast Missouri powerhouses and an out-of-state juggernaut won their respective brackets at the boys basketball Rib City Shootout Friday in Dexter...
Charleston, SCC top brackets at Rib City Shootout (06/20/15)
Day two of the Rib City Shootout took place Friday with a total of 83 varsity, junior varsity and junior high basketball teams taking part in scrimmages in Dexter, Richland, Bloomfield and Bernie.
Scott County Central, Charleston & Calvert City win Rib City brackets (06/20/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the action is available at this link: Rib City Photos DEXTER, Mo. - Two traditional southeast Missouri powerhouses and an out-of-state juggernaut won their respective brackets at the boys basketball Rib City Shootout Friday in Dexter...
Schedule set for Bleacher Bum Invitational baseball tournament (06/17/15)
The stage is set for the highly anticipated Dinger Bat Bleacher Bum Invitational. The 12-team wooden bat baseball tournament is slated to take place Friday and Saturday at Hillhouse Park in Charleston and Notre Dame Regional High School in Cape Girardeau...
Schedule set for Bleacher Bum Invitational baseball tournament (06/17/15)
The stage is set for the highly anticipated Dinger Bat Bleacher Bum Invitational. The 12-team wooden bat baseball tournament is slated to take place Friday and Saturday at Hillhouse Park in Charleston and Notre Dame Regional High School in Cape Girardeau...
Bottom part of lineup hits Fighting Squirrels past Riverbend 9-3 in wood bat semifinal (06/16/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The bottom part of the Charleston Fighting Squirrels lineup looked as dangerous as the top of the order in a championship semifinal of the 12-team wood bat tournament Saturday afternoon at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. No. 7 hitter Hunter Cook, No. ...
Fighting Squirrels fall to St. Louis Sting 6-2 in wood bat title game (06/16/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The Charleston Fighting Squirrels became the first team to score runs against the undefeated St. Louis Sting but came up short in its bid to knock off the big-city juggernaut in the title game of the Fighting Squirrels Classic late Saturday night...
Sox split on final day, Squirrels finish second at own tournament (06/15/15)
The Sikeston Silver Sox split two games during the Fighting Squirrels Classic Wood Bat tournament Saturday as the hosts finished second.
Briefly: Host Charleston takes second at Dinger Bat Fighting Squirrel Classic (06/14/15)
The Charleston Fighting Squirrels took second at its own 12-team tournament Saturday at Hillhouse Park. Charleston beat New Madrid Riverbend Ducks 9-3 in a semifinal before dropping the championship to St. Louis Sting 6-2. The Sting beat the St. Louis Stars 6-2 in the other championship semifinal...
Last group of 2015 Semoball Awards finalists revealed (06/13/15)
The sitting and the waiting. That was the most difficult part for recently graduated high school athletes Tyler Slinkard and Trevor Morehead.
Naile, Still picked up in MLB Draft (06/11/15)
Charleston's James Naile and Sikeston's Doug Still were both selected during the 2015 MLB draft Wednesday. Naile was picked up by Oakland while Still was chosen by Atlanta for a second time
Fighting Squirrel Classic begins Friday (schedule included) (06/11/15)
CHARLESTON, Mo. - The stage is set for the highly anticipated Dinger Bat Fighting Squirrel Classic. The 12-team tournament is slated to take place Friday and Saturday at Hillhouse Park in Charleston and Notre Dame Regional High School in Cape Girardeau...
SEMO Pirates hand Squirrels 3-1 loss in first game of sweep (06/10/15)
Hunter Eftink led the SEMO Pirates with a complete game effort striking out seven and allowing one run on four hits in a 3-1 win over Charleston. The Pirates also won the second game 7-5
SEMO Pirates hand Squirrels 3-1 loss in first game of sweep (06/10/15)
Hunter Eftink led the SEMO Pirates with a complete game effort striking out seven and allowing one run on four hits in a 3-1 win over Charleston. The Pirates also won the second game 7-5
Charleston junior high announces sports awards (06/05/15)
FOOTBALL 7th Grade Arturo Biles Terridean Bogan Antonio Chappell Latraeveon Chappell James Durden Suave Fitzpatrick Shannon Henderson Dalton McClendon Lane Moody Deshain Rodgers Landyn Scott Jaquayvious Wiley Marcus Woodworth 8th Grade Q'Nairies Anderson...
Silver Sox take two from Squirrels at home (06/03/15)
Highlighted by a five-run outburst in the second inning, Sikeston downed the Fighting Squirrels 8-0 in the first game and 8-3 in the night cap
Oran has five named to Scott-Mississippi All-Conference baseball teams (05/21/15)
The 2015 Scott-Mississippi All-Conference team was released this week and Oran came away with five representatives to lead the pack. Eagle seniors Jacob Priggel, Hunter Schlosser and Thomas Trankler all received first-team honors as did their teammate freshman Drew Reischman...
Scott-Mississippi, SCAA all-conference teams (05/21/15)
SCOTT-MISSISSIPPI BASEBALL First team Levi Alsup, jr., Kelly Dylan Baugh, jr., Charleston Braden Cox, so., Scott City Brett Ellis, jr., East Prairie Jordan Griggs, sr., Scott County Central Lane Henson, sr., Chaffee Ty Householder, jr., Kelly Jordan Kluesner, jr., Scott City...
NMCC, Portageville to meet in semis, other districts postponed (05/18/15)
The New Madrid County Central and Portageville baseball teams moved into the semifinals of the Class 3, District 1 tournament Monday in Malden. The No. 2 seeded Eagles (10-16) received a forfeit from No. 7 Hayti, who was short on players due to a senior trip. Portageville, the third seed, defeated No. 6 Twin Rivers 8-6...