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December 18, 2014 Scoreboard (12/18/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
December 15, 2014 Scoreboard (12/15/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
District baseball alignments announced, defending state champion Cooter moves to Class 2 (12/12/14)
The path to a district baseball championship got a bit tougher for a defending state champion and a pair of SCAA talents Friday. The Missouri High School Activities Association released district alignments for baseball for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons Friday...
Clarkton defend district title with new head coach (11/28/14)
While the Clarkton Reindeer are eager to defend their 2013-2014 Class 1, District 1 Championship crown, they'll have to do so with a new coach. The good news for them: The program appears to be in good hands.
Clarkton defend district title with new head coach (11/28/14)
While the Clarkton Reindeer are eager to defend their 2013-2014 Class 1, District 1 Championship crown, they'll have to do so with a new coach. The good news for them: The program appears to be in good hands.
Host sites set for basketball districts (11/13/14)
Host sites have been selected for Missouri high school district basketball tournaments for the 2014-15 season. Sikeston is slated to host Class 4, District 1, boys and girls tournaments which feature Cape Central, Dexter, Kennett, Notre Dame, Perryville and Sikeston...
Local fighter wins Light Heavyweight title (11/07/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - MMA fighter Frank Cortez developed a desire to fight while growing up on the streets of Laredo, Texas. "I've always liked fighting," said Cortez, who now resides in Clarkton. "I was raised in the ghetto part of the city so there was always violence and everything. ...
Clarkton's succsessful season ends in sectionals (10/27/14)
The Clarkson Volleyball team ended it's own historic season with a loss to St. Vincent in a sectional matchup on their home court.
Clarkton's succsessful season ends in sectionals (10/27/14)
The Clarkson Volleyball team ended it's own historic season with a loss to St. Vincent in a sectional matchup on their home court.
Bernie, Clarkton eliminated by St. Vincent in Class 1 volleyball playoffs (10/27/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- St. Vincent was no patron of the Bootheel on Saturday toppling both Clarkton and Bernie in straight sets to book a trip to state for the first time since 2007. St. Vincent defeated Clarkton 25-15, 25-17 in the 3 p.m. game, and then took a break before beating a tired Bernie squad 25-21, 25-16 in the late game in Clarkton (26-10)...
Bernie, Clarkton eliminated by St. Vincent in Class 1 volleyball playoffs (10/27/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- St. Vincent was no patron of the Bootheel on Saturday toppling both Clarkton and Bernie in straight sets to book a trip to state for the first time since 2007. St. Vincent defeated Clarkton 25-15, 25-17 in the 3 p.m. game, and then took a break before beating a tired Bernie squad 25-21, 25-16 in the late game in Clarkton (26-10)...
St. Vincent makes bid to reach Class 1 final four this weekend (10/24/14)
The St. Vincent volleyball team will be making an appearance at the Class 1 Sectional playoffs Saturday. St. Vincent will join Bernie, Bismarck and host Clarkton as the four teams competing for a spot in the state tournament, which will be held Oct. 31 to Nov. 1 at the Show-Me Center...
Bernie beats Advance for fourth straight volleyball district title, 21st in school history (10/22/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Bernie-Advance district volleyball championship is available at this link: View Photos Here BELL CITY, Mo. - Bernie Mules volleyball coach Erin Hoffman put an increased emphasis on blocking in recent weeks as her program prepared to make a run at its fourth straight district championship...
At last: Clarkton tops Gideon to claim district title (10/21/14)
For the first time in 17 years, Clarkton volleyballl head coach Amy Cowart has a district title to her name.
At last: Clarkton tops Gideon to claim district title (10/21/14)
For the first time in 17 years, Clarkton volleyballl head coach Amy Cowart has a district title to her name.
Gideon, Clarkton advance to district tournament final (10/21/14)
The first and second seeded teams are set to face off in the district tournament final on Tuesday, after a long night of volleyball Monday night.
Gideon, Clarkton advance to district tournament final (10/21/14)
The first and second seeded teams are set to face off in the district tournament final on Tuesday, after a long night of volleyball Monday night.
District volleyball championships set (all Monday playoff scores included) (10/21/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats withstood a bit of a slow start and finished with a bang in a 25-18, 25-13 victory against the fifth-seeded Fredericktown Blackcats in a Class 3, District 1, semifinal Monday night. Top-seeded Dexter (27-3-1) advances to play second-seeded Perryville (24-8-1) for the district championship Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Bearcat Event Center...
PREP ROUNDUP: Richland falls on Senior Night (10/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ESSEX -- The Clarkton Lady Reindeer spoiled Richland Senior Night with a 25-7, 25-21 win on Tuesday night. Clarkton dominated the first set, winning 25-7 and led 17-9 in the second set before the Lady Rebels battled back to within one at 22-21. Clarkton was able to close out the final three points however and improve to 22-9 on the season...
PREP ROUNDUP: Richland falls on Senior Night (10/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ESSEX -- The Clarkton Lady Reindeer spoiled Richland Senior Night with a 25-7, 25-21 win on Tuesday night. Clarkton dominated the first set, winning 25-7 and led 17-9 in the second set before the Lady Rebels battled back to within one at 22-21. Clarkton was able to close out the final three points however and improve to 22-9 on the season...
September 29, 2014 Scoreboard (09/29/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Dexter claims first Dig for Life Classic title (09/15/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team took home the top prize at the 48-team Dig for Life Classic for the first time in school history Saturday evening at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau. Dexter outlasted Park Hills Central 25-15, 25-13 in the title game after beating Notre Dame 25-12, 25-22 in a semifinal, St. Vincent 25-10, 25-14 in a quarterfinal and Eminence 25-11, 25-5 in a Round of 16 contest...
Dexter claims first Dig for Life Classic title (09/15/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team took home the top prize at the 48-team Dig for Life Classic for the first time in school history Saturday evening at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau. Dexter outlasted Park Hills Central 25-15, 25-13 in the title game after beating Notre Dame 25-12, 25-22 in a semifinal, St. Vincent 25-10, 25-14 in a quarterfinal and Eminence 25-11, 25-5 in a Round of 16 contest...
Briefly: Dexter claims first Dig for Life Classic volleyball title (all SCAA scores included) (09/14/14)
Dexter beat Park Hills Central 25-15, 25-13 in the gold bracket championship, Portageville defeated Poplar Bluff 25-21, 15-25, 25-23 in the silver bracket championship and Malden beat Clarkton 25-21, 25-19 in the bronze bracket championship of the 48-team Dig for Life Classic volleyball tournament Saturday night at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau...
Dig for Life Scores (09/14/14)
COMPLETE POOL PLAY RESULTS POOL A/B Dexter def. Twin Rivers 25-11, 25-10 Central (Park Hills) def. Cooter 25-7, 25-3 Holcomb split South Iron 25-17, 22-25 Dexter def. Central (Park Hills) 25-20, 25-21 Holcomb def. Twin Rivers 25-19, 25-24 South Iron def. Cooter 25-9, 25-22...
Senath-Hornersville JV tops Clarkton, Varsity Reindeers fight back (08/25/14)
On Friday, Aug. 22, Clarkton and Senath-Hornersville served up their first wins and losses of the season in Senath. While Senath's junior varsity was mostly dominant, Clarkton's varsity squad fought back to even the score.
Senath-Hornersville JV tops Clarkton, Varsity Reindeers fight back (08/25/14)
On Friday, Aug. 22, Clarkton and Senath-Hornersville served up their first wins and losses of the season in Senath. While Senath's junior varsity was mostly dominant, Clarkton's varsity squad fought back to even the score.
2014 High School Volleyball Schedules (08/16/14)
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Volleyball class & district assignments released (08/15/14)
Class and district assignments were released Friday for the 2014 and 2015 seasons for high school volleyball. The only SCAA school changing moving up or down a class is Bloomfield. The Wildcats will moved from Class 1 to Class 2 this season. Bloomfield is slated to compete in Class 2, District 2, with Charleston, Puxico, Saxony Lutheran, Scott City, Twin Rivers and Woodland...
Fighting Squirrels open play at World Series Friday night (08/05/14)
The Charleston Fighting Squirrels begin its quest for its first World Series title in franchise history Friday in Ephrata, Washington. 10 teams from nine states are slated to compete at the eight-day tournament at Johnson-O'Brien Stadium in Ephrata...
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...
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...
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...
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. ...
Berry named Tri-County Conference Player of the Year (05/16/14)
Fresh off of a Tri-County Conference Tournament championship, the Gideon Lady Bulldogs received some nice honors from the conference. Pitcher Breanna Berry was named the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year, while head coach Craig Earnheart was named the conference's Coach of the Year after leading the Lady Bulldogs past North Pemiscot in the tournament championship game...
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...
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...
Lady Rebels head to Tri-County semifinals after routing Clarkton (04/26/14)
GIDEON, Mo. -- The Southland Lady Rebels lived up to their second seed at the Tri-County Conference softball tournament, scoring seven runs each in the first two innings to roll to a 16-0, three-inning win over the seventh-seeded Clarkton Lady Reindeer here Friday evening...
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...
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...
Ferguson leaves Clarkton to take basketball job at Hayti (04/12/14)
It has been a memorable week for Dustin Ferguson, to say the very least. Earlier this week, Ferguson and his wife found out that they were expecting their first child. And on Friday, Ferguson confirmed that he will be the next head boys' basketball coach at Hayti High School...
Ferguson leaves Clarkton to take basketball job at Hayti (04/12/14)
It has been a memorable week for Dustin Ferguson, to say the very least. Earlier this week, Ferguson and his wife found out that they were expecting their first child. And on Friday, Ferguson confirmed that he will be the next head boys' basketball coach at Hayti High School...
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...
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...
Mitchell leads all-region team (04/04/14)
The 2014 southeast Missouri all-region basketball teams were released Thursday evening, and the Bootheel is well-represented on the squad. Kennett's Kevonte Mitchell, Cortez Dobbins of Malden, Caruthersville's Darrell Monroe, Anthony Primer of South Pemiscot and Hayti's Frankie Burden were first-team selections for the boys, while Carrie Shephard of South Pemiscot was a first-teamer on the girls side...
Tri-County recognizes its top players (03/18/14)
Several Tri-County players also named Class 1 all-district
Risco senior Jordon Pavy was named the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year and was also the highest vote getter for the Class 1, District 1 all-district team. Those two selections add to Pavy's already stellar senior campaign. Before the season was over, he would finish his career as Risco's second-leading scorer of all-time. Pavy averaged 25.8 points, 7.8 rebounds, 4.8 assists and three steals a game for the 17-9 Tigers...
Tri-County recognizes its top players (03/18/14)
Several Tri-County players also named Class 1 all-district
Risco senior Jordon Pavy was named the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year and was also the highest vote getter for the Class 1, District 1 all-district team. Those two selections add to Pavy's already stellar senior campaign. Before the season was over, he would finish his career as Risco's second-leading scorer of all-time. Pavy averaged 25.8 points, 7.8 rebounds, 4.8 assists and three steals a game for the 17-9 Tigers...
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...
Tri-County Conference and Class 1, District 1 teams released (03/13/14)
Risco senior Jordon Pavy was named the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year and was also the highest vote getter for the Class 1, District 1 all-district team. Those two selections add to Pavy's already stellar senior campaign. Before the season was over, he would finish his career as Risco's second-leading scorer of all-time. Pavy averaged 25.8 points, 7.8 rebounds, 4.8 assists and three steals a game for the 17-9 Tigers...
Tri-County Conference and Class 1, District 1 teams released (03/13/14)
Risco senior Jordon Pavy was named the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year and was also the highest vote getter for the Class 1, District 1 all-district team. Those two selections add to Pavy's already stellar senior campaign. Before the season was over, he would finish his career as Risco's second-leading scorer of all-time. Pavy averaged 25.8 points, 7.8 rebounds, 4.8 assists and three steals a game for the 17-9 Tigers...
Braves end Clarkton's season (03/06/14)
VAN BUREN, Mo. -- Clarkton's Antwoine Johnson knows what it takes to beat Scott County Central. Having been a member of the Braves' team a year ago, he's got first-hand knowledge of the team's personnel. But knowing what it takes and then executing on the court are two separate entities...
Braves end Clarkton's season (03/06/14)
VAN BUREN, Mo. -- Clarkton's Antwoine Johnson knows what it takes to beat Scott County Central. Having been a member of the Braves' team a year ago, he's got first-hand knowledge of the team's personnel. But knowing what it takes and then executing on the court are two separate entities...
Scott County Central boys basketball team beats Clarkton to reach Class 1 quarterfinals (03/06/14)
Scott County posted a 70-56 victory to reach the quarterfinals
Braves run past Clarkton (03/06/14)
Scott County posted a 70-56 victory to reach the quarterfinals
Class 1 Sectional: Braves advance to seventh-straight quarterfinal after 70-56 win over Clarkton (03/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com VAN BUREN -- Clarkton's Antwoine Johnson knows what it takes to beat Scott County Central. Having been a member of the Braves' team a year ago, he's got first-hand knowledge of the team's personnel. But knowing what it takes and then executing on the court are two separate entities...
Class 1 Sectional: SCC awaits a new challenge in Clarkton (03/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For the first time in recent memory, the Scott County Central Braves were tested in the Class 1, District 2 championship. If not for some late game heroics, Leopold would have upended the Braves in the title game and ended a stretch of 11-straight districts titles...
Class 1 Sectional: Braves advance to seventh-straight quarterfinal after 70-56 win over Clarkton (03/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com VAN BUREN -- Clarkton's Antwoine Johnson knows what it takes to beat Scott County Central. Having been a member of the Braves' team a year ago, he's got first-hand knowledge of the team's personnel. But knowing what it takes and then executing on the court are two separate entities...
Class 1 Sectional: SCC awaits a new challenge in Clarkton (03/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For the first time in recent memory, the Scott County Central Braves were tested in the Class 1, District 2 championship. If not for some late game heroics, Leopold would have upended the Braves in the title game and ended a stretch of 11-straight districts titles...
Scott County Central boys, girls play sectional games tonight (03/04/14)
For the Scott County Central boys basketball team, making it to the Class 1 sectional game isn't something new. The Braves won the Class 1 District 2 title -- their 11th straight -- Thursday and will face Class 1 District 1 winner Clarkton tonight, with the winner advancing to the state quarterfinal round...
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...
Clarkton ends Risco's district title streak 82-73 (02/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- A span of 18 seconds was enough to close the book on Risco's district reign. A flurry of seven points in under 20 seconds was the blow Clarkton needed to halt Risco's streak of four consecutive district titles and led to an 82-73 victory Thursday during the Class 1, District 1 championship game in front of a raucous crowd at Risco High School...
Late surge lifts Reindeer over Risco (02/28/14)
RISCO, Mo. -- Five years ago, Dustin Ferguson led the Clarkton Reindeer to their last MSHSAA Class 1, District 1 championship in boys basketball as a senior star at guard. Thursday night, he led them to another one, this time as their head coach. The top-seeded Reindeer (17-9) rallied from an eight-point third-quarter deficit to get past the No. 2 Risco Tigers 82-73 at Roy Hon Gymnasium and end the Tigers' run of four straight District 1 championships...
Late surge lifts Reindeer over Risco (02/28/14)
RISCO, Mo. -- Five years ago, Dustin Ferguson led the Clarkton Reindeer to their last MSHSAA Class 1, District 1 championship in boys basketball as a senior star at guard. Thursday night, he led them to another one, this time as their head coach. The top-seeded Reindeer (17-9) rallied from an eight-point third-quarter deficit to get past the No. 2 Risco Tigers 82-73 at Roy Hon Gymnasium and end the Tigers' run of four straight District 1 championships...
Clarkton ends Risco's district title streak 82-73 (02/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- A span of 18 seconds was enough to close the book on Risco's district reign. A flurry of seven points in under 20 seconds was the blow Clarkton needed to halt Risco's streak of four consecutive district titles and led to an 82-73 victory Thursday during the Class 1, District 1 championship game in front of a raucous crowd at Risco High School...
Clarkton, Risco punch tickets to district championship game (02/26/14)
RISCO, Mo. -- The top-seeded Clarkton Reindeer sprinted out to a 26-point halftime lead as they punched their ticket to the Class 1, District 1 championship game in boys basketball with an 87-71 win over the No. 5 Naylor Eagles here Tuesday night. The Reindeer (16-9) will face the second-seeded Risco Tigers Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Risco defeated Delta C7 60-52 in the other semifinal on Tuesday night...
Clarkton, Risco punch tickets to district championship game (02/26/14)
RISCO, Mo. -- The top-seeded Clarkton Reindeer sprinted out to a 26-point halftime lead as they punched their ticket to the Class 1, District 1 championship game in boys basketball with an 87-71 win over the No. 5 Naylor Eagles here Tuesday night. The Reindeer (16-9) will face the second-seeded Risco Tigers Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Risco defeated Delta C7 60-52 in the other semifinal on Tuesday night...
February 25, 2014 Scoreboard (02/25/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Clarkton powers past North Pem (02/25/14)
RISCO, Mo. -- There are only three words that matter at this time of the year on the hardwood: survive and advance. The Clarkton Reindeer epitomized that Monday, shaking off a slow start to take a 68-36 victory over the eighth-seeded North Pemiscot Mustangs at Roy Hon Gymnasium in the first round of the Class 1 District 1 Tournament...
Clarkton powers past North Pem (02/25/14)
RISCO, Mo. -- There are only three words that matter at this time of the year on the hardwood: survive and advance. The Clarkton Reindeer epitomized that Monday, shaking off a slow start to take a 68-36 victory over the eighth-seeded North Pemiscot Mustangs at Roy Hon Gymnasium in the first round of the Class 1 District 1 Tournament...
Postseason arrives for area's smaller schools (02/22/14)
Dustin Ferguson did not take too long to celebrate after his Clarkton Reindeer wrapped up the Tri-County Conference regular season title Wednesday night. Before the night was even over, Ferguson was watching film of the last meeting between his team and Risco, both of whom are the top seeds in the Class 1, District 1 Tournament that kicks off Monday at Risco...
Postseason arrives for area's smaller schools (02/22/14)
Dustin Ferguson did not take too long to celebrate after his Clarkton Reindeer wrapped up the Tri-County Conference regular season title Wednesday night. Before the night was even over, Ferguson was watching film of the last meeting between his team and Risco, both of whom are the top seeds in the Class 1, District 1 Tournament that kicks off Monday at Risco...
Clarkton downs Holcomb in district tuneup (02/21/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- The Clarkton Reindeer used a strong first quarter to build up a 10-point halftime lead and made it stand up the rest of the way as they closed out the regular season with a 78-66 win over the Holcomb Hornets here Thursday night. "We hit a lot of shots early," Clarkton coach Dustin Ferguson said. "Offensively, we were moving the ball and getting guys open with solid screens."...
Clarkton downs Holcomb in district tuneup (02/21/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- The Clarkton Reindeer used a strong first quarter to build up a 10-point halftime lead and made it stand up the rest of the way as they closed out the regular season with a 78-66 win over the Holcomb Hornets here Thursday night. "We hit a lot of shots early," Clarkton coach Dustin Ferguson said. "Offensively, we were moving the ball and getting guys open with solid screens."...
February 20, 2014 Scoreboard (02/20/14)
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Clarkton rides big third quarter past Chargers, clinches Tri-County title (02/20/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- Dustin Ferguson did not need to give his Clarkton Reindeer a big speech to inspire them to come out strong in the second half against Delta C7. "Actually I didn't say anything at all," Ferguson said. "I went in and told them I couldn't coach if they did not give effort. My kids know by now what I want and they knew in the first half we did not play Clarkton basketball. They fixed it in the third quarter by playing with more energy and we rolled from there."...
Clarkton rides big third quarter past Chargers, clinches Tri-County title (02/20/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- Dustin Ferguson did not need to give his Clarkton Reindeer a big speech to inspire them to come out strong in the second half against Delta C7. "Actually I didn't say anything at all," Ferguson said. "I went in and told them I couldn't coach if they did not give effort. My kids know by now what I want and they knew in the first half we did not play Clarkton basketball. They fixed it in the third quarter by playing with more energy and we rolled from there."...
February 19, 2014 Scoreboard (02/20/14)
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Tribe outlasts Clarkton in OT (02/18/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- With standout Kevonte Mitchell sidelined for the season with a broken hand, the Kennett Indians found others to step up and lead them to victory. The Tribe got 20 points, 16 rebounds and five blocks from freshman Jad Kenney -- including the game-winning bucket with four seconds left in overtime -- and had several other players come up with big games to pull out a 72-70 victory against the Clarkton Reindeer here Monday night...
Tribe outlasts Clarkton in OT (02/18/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- With standout Kevonte Mitchell sidelined for the season with a broken hand, the Kennett Indians found others to step up and lead them to victory. The Tribe got 20 points, 16 rebounds and five blocks from freshman Jad Kenney -- including the game-winning bucket with four seconds left in overtime -- and had several other players come up with big games to pull out a 72-70 victory against the Clarkton Reindeer here Monday night...
February 17, 2014 Scoreboard (02/17/14)
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Risco claims Tri-County title after four straight 2nd place finishes (02/15/14)
GIDEON, Mo. - After four straight second-place finishes in the Tri-County Conference varsity boys basketball tournament claiming the conference title was a focal point for the Risco Tigers entering the 2013-14 season. "It was a goal at the beginning of the year for these guys," Risco longtime coach Brandon Blankenship said. "We've got a good group of kids and we've really been playing well these past three or four weeks."...
Risco nabs Tri-County conference title in fifth try (02/15/14)
GIDEON - After four straight second-place finishes in the Tri-County Conference varsity boys basketball tournament, claiming the conference title was a focal point for the Risco Tigers entering the 2013-14 season. "It was a goal at the beginning of the year for these guys," Risco longtime coach Brandon Blankenship said. "We've got a good group of kids and we've really been playing well these past three or four weeks."...
Risco downs Clarkton to win Tri-County tourney title (02/15/14)
GIDEON, Mo. -- After four straight second-place finishes in the Tri-County Conference varsity boys basketball tournament, claiming the conference title was a focal point for the Risco Tigers entering the 2013-14 season. "It was a goal at the beginning of the year for these guys," Risco longtime coach Brandon Blankenship said. "We've got a good group of kids and we've really been playing well these past three or four weeks."...
Risco downs Clarkton to win Tri-County tourney title (02/15/14)
GIDEON, Mo. -- After four straight second-place finishes in the Tri-County Conference varsity boys basketball tournament, claiming the conference title was a focal point for the Risco Tigers entering the 2013-14 season. "It was a goal at the beginning of the year for these guys," Risco longtime coach Brandon Blankenship said. "We've got a good group of kids and we've really been playing well these past three or four weeks."...
Risco claims Tri-County title after four straight 2nd place finishes (02/15/14)
GIDEON, Mo. - After four straight second-place finishes in the Tri-County Conference varsity boys basketball tournament claiming the conference title was a focal point for the Risco Tigers entering the 2013-14 season. "It was a goal at the beginning of the year for these guys," Risco longtime coach Brandon Blankenship said. "We've got a good group of kids and we've really been playing well these past three or four weeks."...
Risco nabs Tri-County conference title in fifth try (02/15/14)
GIDEON - After four straight second-place finishes in the Tri-County Conference varsity boys basketball tournament, claiming the conference title was a focal point for the Risco Tigers entering the 2013-14 season. "It was a goal at the beginning of the year for these guys," Risco longtime coach Brandon Blankenship said. "We've got a good group of kids and we've really been playing well these past three or four weeks."...
February 14, 2014 Scoreboard (02/14/14)
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Clarkton, Risco make Tri-County finals (02/14/14)
GIDEON, Mo. -- The Delta C7 Chargers came so close to completing an amazing comeback. The Chargers nearly rallied from a 13-point halftime deficit, but came up short at the end in a 69-64 loss to the Risco Tigers in the semifinals of the Tri-County Conference Tournament here Thursday night...
Clarkton, Risco make Tri-County finals (02/14/14)
GIDEON, Mo. -- The Delta C7 Chargers came so close to completing an amazing comeback. The Chargers nearly rallied from a 13-point halftime deficit, but came up short at the end in a 69-64 loss to the Risco Tigers in the semifinals of the Tri-County Conference Tournament here Thursday night...
Seedings released for district basketball tournaments (02/12/14)
The seedings have been released for multiple district basketball tournaments Stoddard County schools are slated to compete in the final week of February. The Bernie Mules boys have received the No. 1 seed in Class 2, District 1, at Bloomfield. Bloomfield is seeded No. 7...
Icy weather creates challenges for schools (02/05/14)
It is an understatement to say that winter weather can play havoc with scheduling in high school sports. That point once again has been driven home this week, as two rounds of wintry precipitation have postponed or outright canceled sporting events throughout the Bootheel...
February 1, 2014 Scoreboard (02/01/14)
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Lions halt skid with win over Campbell (01/29/14)
SENATH, Mo. -- The Senath-Hornersville Lions used a strong second half and overcame the illness of standout Kyle Moore to down the Campbell Camels 56-43 here Tuesday night in a Bootheel Conference boys basketball game. The win snaps a six-game losing streak for the Lions (7-10) that dated back to Jan. 12...
Lions halt skid with win over Campbell (01/29/14)
SENATH, Mo. -- The Senath-Hornersville Lions used a strong second half and overcame the illness of standout Kyle Moore to down the Campbell Camels 56-43 here Tuesday night in a Bootheel Conference boys basketball game. The win snaps a six-game losing streak for the Lions (7-10) that dated back to Jan. 12...
January 28, 2014 Scoreboard (01/28/14)
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Clarkton rallies past Lions in overtime at Three Rivers (01/28/14)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- The Clarkton Reindeer rallied from an early deficit to force overtime and eventually take a 76-71 victory over the Senath-Hornersville Lions Saturday afternoon here at the Bess Activity Center. The Reindeer trailed 19-11 after one quarter and still trailed 48-45 entering the final period, but finished the game 20-for-31 at the free throw line to pull out the victory...
Clarkton rallies past Lions in overtime at Three Rivers (01/28/14)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- The Clarkton Reindeer rallied from an early deficit to force overtime and eventually take a 76-71 victory over the Senath-Hornersville Lions Saturday afternoon here at the Bess Activity Center. The Reindeer trailed 19-11 after one quarter and still trailed 48-45 entering the final period, but finished the game 20-for-31 at the free throw line to pull out the victory...
January 23, 2014 Scoreboard (01/23/14)
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Fast start propels Clarkton past rival Gideon (01/18/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- The Clarkton Reindeer won their first two games this week by dominating in the fourth quarter to turn close games into victories. The Reindeer didn't wait until the fourth quarter on Friday night, opening up a 14-lead in the first quarter and never looking back in an 86-61 win over the Gideon Bulldogs in a Tri-County Conference contest...
Fast start propels Clarkton past rival Gideon (01/18/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- The Clarkton Reindeer won their first two games this week by dominating in the fourth quarter to turn close games into victories. The Reindeer didn't wait until the fourth quarter on Friday night, opening up a 14-lead in the first quarter and never looking back in an 86-61 win over the Gideon Bulldogs in a Tri-County Conference contest...
Reindeer pull away against East Prairie (01/17/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- For the second time in three nights, the Clarkton Reindeer found themselves in a close basketball game going into the fourth quarter. And for the second time in three nights, the Reindeer dominated the game's final minutes to take a 65-55 win over the East Prairie Eagles here Thursday night...
Reindeer pull away against East Prairie (01/17/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- For the second time in three nights, the Clarkton Reindeer found themselves in a close basketball game going into the fourth quarter. And for the second time in three nights, the Reindeer dominated the game's final minutes to take a 65-55 win over the East Prairie Eagles here Thursday night...
January 17, 2014 Scoreboard (01/17/14)
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Comeback falls short for Lions against Malden (01/15/14)
SENATH, Mo. -- The Senath-Hornersville Lions scored 47 second-half points and nearly came back from a 10-point halftime deficit, but ultimately came up short against the Malden Green Wave 73-67 here Tuesday in a Bootheel Conference contest. The Lions (6-6) trailed 30-20 at the half, but came alive in the third quarter to trail just 42-40 entering the final period before falling short in the end...
Comeback falls short for Lions against Malden (01/15/14)
SENATH, Mo. -- The Senath-Hornersville Lions scored 47 second-half points and nearly came back from a 10-point halftime deficit, but ultimately came up short against the Malden Green Wave 73-67 here Tuesday in a Bootheel Conference contest. The Lions (6-6) trailed 30-20 at the half, but came alive in the third quarter to trail just 42-40 entering the final period before falling short in the end...
January 14, 2014 Scoreboard (01/14/14)
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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.
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 10, 2014 Scoreboard (01/10/14)
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Poplar Bluff to host inaugural spring softball final four in 2014 (12/25/13)
Kennett softball coach Kevin McCaig has a new motivational tool that will be available to 81 high school softball coaches in Missouri entering the 2014 spring season. The playoffs High school spring softball programs that do not participate in the fall softball state playoffs will no longer have to settle for end-of-the season conference tournaments being the highlight of their spring season...
December 20, 2013 Scoreboard (12/20/13)
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December 19, 2013 Scoreboard (12/19/13)
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District volleyball tourneys start Monday (10/27/13)
The Perryville volleyball team advanced to its first final four in school history a season ago. This week the Pirates will start a new postseason run by trying to defend their title at the Class 3 District 1 tournament at Notre Dame. Perryville, which received the top seed and the only bye in the tournament, will face the winner of Monday night's matchup between Kennett and New Madrid County Central at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday...
Sept. 30, 2013 Scoreboard (09/30/13)
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Richland set to begin play in Gideon volleyball tournament Thursday (09/25/13)
The schedule has been released for the Gideon varsity volleyball tournament. The 16-team tournament will take place Sept. 26-28 at Gideon High School. Pool play for the tournament will take place Thursday and Friday. Pool play will consist of two rally scoring games to 25 with a cap of 27...
Sept. 17, 2013 Scoreboard (09/17/13)
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Sept. 12, 2013 Scoreboard (09/12/13)
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Errors haunt SHS softball, Kelly wins third-straight (09/04/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- Plagued by a barrage of errors, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs lost 11-1 in six innings to Perryville Tuesday. The Lady Bulldogs committed 13 errors which allowed Perryville the majority of their runs as the Lady Pirates had just three hits...
2013 Clarkton Volleyball Schedule (08/28/13)
Senath-Hornersville Lions volleyball preview (08/23/13)
The 2013 Senath-Hornersville Lady Lions volleyball team will have a different look this season after losing four key players to graduation. "We lost Taylor Clifton, Karen Bracamontes, Hannah Worrell, and Cindy Pina to graduation" head coach Lori Hoffmann said. ...
Revisiting history: 1953 Kennett Little League baseball champs (08/02/13)
It didn't take long for the Kennett Little League baseball program to experience success after it started in 1952. Kennett put together its first championship season in 1953 a year after it was founded. Kennett finished the 2013 regular season with a record of 10-0. Kennett beat Arbyrd 16-7 and 12-2, Hornersville 8-2 and 16-5, another Kennett team 11-0 and 7-0, Senath 6-4 and 17-2, and Cardwell 12-3 and 6-1...
All-state baseball team released (06/12/13)
The Missouri Baseball Coaches Association recently released its 2013 all-state baseball team. Seven players from Dunklin or Pemiscot County received recognition on the team. Cooter senior Brandon Bridges was selected first-team all-state as a pitcher in Class 1. Cooter sophomore Riley Hickerson was selected honorable mention all-state as a DH/utility player...
Tri-County Conference baseball awards released (06/05/13)
The Tri-County Conference baseball awards were recently released. Risco's Caleb McCord was selected as the Tri-County Conference baseball Player of the Year. McCord batted .433 with 27 runs scored, 20 RBIs, five home runs and 22 stolen bases in 73 plate appearances. He finished 4-3 on the mound with one save and a 2.58 ERA in 35.1 innings pitched. McCord struck out 65 and walked 18...
Tri-County Conference softball awards released (05/24/13)
The 2013 Tri-County Conference all-conference softball awards were recently released. Southland senior Jordan Zolman, who has signed to play softball at the University of Missouri next season, was selected as the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year...
Participants and kids in action at Clarkton Donkey Basketball Game (05/19/13)
Lady Bulldogs fall to Cape, Townsend perfect for NMCC (04/17/13)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs took a 1-0 loss to Cape Central Tuesday on the road. "Our defense played solid," Sikeston head coach Doyle Noe said. "We had one failed clearance that got through and the shot got passed Annie (Ramey)." Cape Central scored their goal at the 30-minute mark...
April 9, 2013 Scoreboard (04/09/13)
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Preview: Holcomb Hornets baseball program (03/16/13)
HOLCOMB, Mo. - The Holcomb Hornets baseball program hopes to extend its recent success this spring. Holcomb finished 23-5 in the 2012 spring season and went 10-4 in the 2012 fall season. "We've got a lot of kids returning," Holcomb coach Matt Casper said. "We've got a solid team and a solid lineup. We had a decent fall and I look forward to having a pretty good season again this year and expect the best."...
2013 Clarkton Spring Softball Schedule (03/14/13)
2013 Clarkton Spring Baseball Schedule (03/14/13)
Dunklin County middle school volleyball results (03/12/13)
Kennett vs. Senath-Hornersville The Senath-Hornersville seventh grade volleyball team defeated Kennett 25-20, 25-18, Monday night. Senath-Hornersville won the eighth grade game against Kennett 25-7, 21-25, 13-25. Kennett returns to action Tuesday when it plays at Cooter at 4 p.m...
Tri-County Conference basketball awards released (03/06/13)
The Tri-County Conference boys basketball all-conference awards were recently released. Holcomb senior center Jamie Massey was selected as the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year.
Tri-County Conference basketball awards released (03/06/13)
The Tri-County Conference boys basketball all-conference awards were recently released. Holcomb senior center Jamie Massey was selected as the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year. Massey accumulated more than 2,000 points and 1,000 rebounds in the four years he played on the varsity squad. He averaged 22.3 points, 9.9 rebounds and 3.5 blocks per game his senior season...
Class 1, District 1, boys semifinal: Strong second quarter pushes Naylor past Clarkton 63-47 (02/20/13)
GIDEON, Mo. - The second-seeded Clarkton Reindeer suffered a season-ending 63-47 loss to the third-seeded Naylor Eagles in a Class 1, District 1, boys semifinal Tuesday night. The contest was tied 15-15 at the end of the first quarter before Naylor outscored Clarkton 21-7 in the second quarter to move ahead 36-22 by halftime...
Class 1, District 1, boys semifinal: Strong second quarter pushes Naylor past Clarkton 63-47 (02/20/13)
GIDEON, Mo. - The second-seeded Clarkton Reindeer suffered a season-ending 63-47 loss to the third-seeded Naylor Eagles in a Class 1, District 1, boys semifinal Tuesday night. The contest was tied 15-15 at the end of the first quarter before Naylor outscored Clarkton 21-7 in the second quarter to move ahead 36-22 by halftime...
February 19, 2013 Scoreboard (02/19/13)
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District tournaments set to kick off Saturday for Classes 1-3 (02/14/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- After rolling to the Class 3, District 1 championship the past few years, the Charleston Bluejays will face some stiff competition this weekend as they start the road to repeating as state champions. While that competition may not come in the first few rounds, district rival New Madrid County Central (15-7) is sitting as a potential road block on the other side of the bracket. ...
Thatch, NMCC take care of Puxico 74-39 (02/08/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Eagles quickly vanquished the visiting Puxico Indians Thursday 74-39 at New Madrid County Central High School. Armondo Thatch led the Eagles with a new season-high of 31 points. Corey Guest added 13 for NMCC...
Thatch, NMCC take care of Puxico 74-39 (02/08/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Eagles quickly vanquished the visiting Puxico Indians Thursday 74-39 at New Madrid County Central High School. Armondo Thatch led the Eagles with a new season-high of 31 points. Corey Guest added 13 for NMCC...
February 7, 2013 Scoreboard (02/07/13)
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January 29, 2013 Scoreboard (01/29/13)
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State-ranked Holcomb beats Clarkton 69-38, finishes Tri-County Conference play perfect (01/25/13)
HOLCOMB, Mo. - The Holcomb Hornets varsity boys basketball program finished Tri-County Conference regular-season play perfect Friday night with a 69-38 conference win against Clarkton. Clarkton led the game 19-17 after the first quarter before falling behind 36-30 by halftime. Holcomb won the third quarter by seven points before it outscored Clarkton 23-2 in the fourth period...
State-ranked Holcomb finishes perfect in Tri-County with 69-38 win against Clarkton (01/26/13)
HOLCOMB, Mo. - The Holcomb Hornets varsity boys basketball program finished Tri-County Conference regular-season play perfect Friday night with a 69-38 conference win against Clarkton. Clarkton led the game 19-17 after the first quarter before falling behind 36-30 by halftime. Holcomb won the third quarter by seven points before it outscored Clarkton 23-2 in the fourth period...
January 25, 2013 Scoreboard (01/25/13)
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19-and-older Charleston Riverdogs baseball team set to return to southeast Missouri this summer (01/19/13)
College-level baseball players will have the opportunity to play closer to home this summer. The Charleston Riverdogs 19-and-older collegiate-level baseball team is organizing and will be holding tryouts in April. The time, date and location of the tryouts has not been determined at this time...
Host sites of basketball state playoff games released (01/15/13)
The host sites of district tournaments and state playoff games have been released for the 2013 Missouri high school state basketball playoffs. Class 1, 2 and 3 boys and girls district tournaments will take place the week of Feb.16-22. Class 1, District 1, will feature Clarkton, Delta C-7, Gideon, Koshkonong, Naylor, North Pemiscot, Risco and Southland. Gideon will host Class 1, District 1...
Holcomb basketball team winning Bloomfield Christmas Tournament voted top sports story of 2012 in Bootheel by less than 100 votes (01/10/13)
When the clock struck 11:59 p.m. Wednesday night the 2012 top sports story in the Bootheel was officially finalized. The Holcomb Hornets varsity boys basketball team winning the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament for the first time in school history was voted the top sports story of 2012 by the readers who participated in the online poll...
Dexter edges Bloomfield, Risco takes down Clarkton 90-67 (01/09/13)
BLOOMFIELD -- After fighting neck-and-neck through three quarters of play on Tuesday the Dexter Bearcats handed the Bloomfield Wildcats a 52-48 loss. The two teams went into the fourth quarter knotted up at 40-40 after playing within a point of each other in the first three quarters. It was in the final frame, however, that the Bearcats pulled ahead and outscored Bloomfield 12-8 for the win...
January 8, 2013 Scoreboard (01/08/13)
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2012 Top 15 sports stories in the Bootheel (01/03/13)
The accomplishments by Bootheel athletes were unprecedented and at times unheard of at their respective schools before 2012. Other accomplishments represented the continued success of perennial powerhouses in the Bootheel. One Dunklin County athlete was drafted by the Atlanta Braves. Another signed to play softball at the University of Missouri. A football player from Malden won the Carr Trophy for the first time in school history...
NMCC handles Doniphan, Risco takes third in Clarkton Holiday tourney (12/15/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com DONIPHAN -- The New Madrid County Central Eagles defeated Doniphan 61-40 Friday. Sophomore Willie Jimerson had another strong outing scoring a game-high 28 points to lead the Eagles. NMCC led 19-13 after the first quarter and eventually held a 34-20 lead at halftime. The Eagles never trailed again...
NMCC handles Doniphan, Risco takes third in Clarkton Holiday tourney (12/15/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com DONIPHAN -- The New Madrid County Central Eagles defeated Doniphan 61-40 Friday. Sophomore Willie Jimerson had another strong outing scoring a game-high 28 points to lead the Eagles. NMCC led 19-13 after the first quarter and eventually held a 34-20 lead at halftime. The Eagles never trailed again...
December 14, 2012 Scoreboard (12/14/12)
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Kennett, Malden, and Holcomb among baseball teams changing districts (12/13/12)
Multiple baseball districts in the Missouri Bootheel will have new teams when district baseball tournaments begin this spring. For the past decade Missouri baseball teams have competed in one of four classes in the state baseball playoffs. The class each team competes in is determined by the high school enrollments of every baseball team in Missouri...
Tuesday's Boys Bulldog Classic Results: South Pemiscot, Gosnell, Ark., advance to title game (11/28/12)
No. 4 South Pemiscot 111, No. 1 Caruthersville 107 STEELE, Mo. - The fourth-seeded South Pemiscot Bulldogs knocked off the three-time defending champion Caruthersville Tigers 111-107 in triple overtime in a championship semifinal at the Bulldog Classic Tuesday night...
H.S. hoops roundup: semfinal matches set at Bulldog Classic and Campbell Invitational varsity tournaments (11/27/12)
BULLDOG CLASSIC BOYS QUARTERFINALS The top four seeds advanced to the semifinals of the 8-team Bulldog Classic varsity boys basketball tournament Monday night. Top-seeded Caruthersville beat No. 8 seeded North Pemiscot 103-76, No. 4 seeded South Pemiscot defeated No. 5 seeded Clarkton 69-39, No. 2 seeded Hayti cruised past No. 7 seeded Senath-Hornersville 73-45 and No. 3 seeded Gosnell, Ark., outscored sixth-seeded Gideon by 23 points in the second half on its way to an 80-51 victory...
H.S. hoops roundup: semfinal matches set at Bulldog Classic and Campbell Invitational varsity tournaments (11/27/12)
BULLDOG CLASSIC BOYS QUARTERFINALS The top four seeds advanced to the semifinals of the 8-team Bulldog Classic varsity boys basketball tournament Monday night. Top-seeded Caruthersville beat No. 8 seeded North Pemiscot 103-76, No. 4 seeded South Pemiscot defeated No. 5 seeded Clarkton 69-39, No. 2 seeded Hayti cruised past No. 7 seeded Senath-Hornersville 73-45 and No. 3 seeded Gosnell, Ark., outscored sixth-seeded Gideon by 23 points in the second half on its way to an 80-51 victory...
2012 Basketball Preview: Clarkton Reindeer Boys (11/24/12)
Veteran coach Delane Beckwith has devised a formula for success for his team during the first year of his second stint as the head coach of the Clarkton varsity boys basketball program. "I've been doing this for 20 years," Beckwith said. "I believe the most important thing is to get kids to work hard, act right, be disciplined and play team basketball. Good things will happen at the end of the year if you do that. Hard work produces good results."...
2012 Basketball Preview: Clarkton Reindeer Boys (11/24/12)
Veteran coach Delane Beckwith has devised a formula for success for his team during the first year of his second stint as the head coach of the Clarkton varsity boys basketball program. "I've been doing this for 20 years," Beckwith said. "I believe the most important thing is to get kids to work hard, act right, be disciplined and play team basketball. Good things will happen at the end of the year if you do that. Hard work produces good results."...
2012-2013 Clarkton Boys Basketball Schedule (11/14/12)
Tri-County Conference volleyball awards released (11/10/12)
The Tri-County Conference volleyball awards were recently released. The Gideon volleyball program took home the top awards in the conference. Gideon's Niki Lowry was selected Tri-County Conference Player of the Year. Lowry averaged 10.3 kills per game...
Tri-County Conference volleyball awards released (11/10/12)
The Tri-County Conference volleyball awards were recently released. The Gideon volleyball program took home the top awards in the conference. Gideon's Niki Lowry was selected Tri-County Conference Player of the Year. Lowry averaged 10.3 kills per game...
DANGER: Doctors say cheerleading needs safety rules (10/25/12)
CHICAGO -- Cheerleading isn't just jumping and waving pompoms -- it has become as athletic and potentially as dangerous as a sport and should be designated one to improve safety, the nation's leading group of pediatricians says. The number of cheerleaders injured each year has climbed dramatically in the last two decades. Common stunts that pose risks include tossing and flipping cheerleaders in the air and creating human pyramids that reach 15 feet high or more...
October 22, 2012 Scoreboard (10/22/12)
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2012 Fall Sports Preview: Southland Rebels volleyball program (08/15/12)
CARDWELL, Mo. - Southland second-year volleyball coach Andrea Cupp will have few holes to fill heading into the 2012 varsity volleyball season. "I think we have a good, solid team returning," Cupp said. "We have a large number of returning players from last season. We only graduated two starters off of last season's team."...
2012 Fall Sports Preview: Holcomb Hornets volleyball program (08/11/12)
HOLCOMB, Mo. - Second-year Holcomb volleyball coach Zach McDaniel is intrigued about the increasing number of athletes on his high school volleyball team less than a month before the start of the regular season. "I'm more excited this season," McDaniel said. ...
2012 Fall Sports Preview: Senath-Hornersville volleyball program (08/09/12)
SENATH, Mo. - The goals remain the same for the Senath-Hornersville volleyball team entering the 2012 fall season. "We start out every season with goals to win the conference and district tournaments," Senath-Hornersville coach Lori Hoffmann said. "Those are our goals every season and we are hoping to fulfill those goals."...
New enrollment breaks set for basketball and music (08/04/12)
View the classification breaks for basketball and music here.
New basketball and music enrollment breaks set (08/04/12)
View the classification breaks for basketball and music here.
Dunklin County's season ends following back-to-back losses at district tournament Saturday (07/22/12)
JACKSON, Mo. - Top-seeded Dunklin County Post 303 Legacy Equipment's postseason run came to an abrupt end Saturday when it suffered back-to-back losses at the District 14 Senior American Legion baseball tournament. Dunklin County, which won its first game at the tournament against fourth-seeded Sikeston Legion Friday, suffered an 8-4 loss to second-seeded Jackson Legion in its first game at the double-elimination tournament Saturday...
Sikeston Legion forfeits opener at district tournament vs. Dunklin County (07/21/12)
JACKSON, Mo. - Dunklin County Post 303 Legacy Equipment advanced into the winner's bracket of the district 14 tournament without throwing a pitch to its scheduled first round opponent Sikeston Legion Friday night. Dunklin County's projected starter Cody Boyers was informed to stop warming up in the bullpen shortly before his team's scheduled 7 p.m. game against Sikeston Legion...
Paragould collects 10-5 win against Dunklin County despite three home runs from Dustin Spencer (07/18/12)
SENATH, Mo. - Dunklin County concluded regular-season play with a 21-12 record Tuesday when it suffered a 10-5 loss to Paragould, Ark., Legion.
Spencer's seventh-inning homer propels Dunklin County to 5-3 win against Dyersburg (07/16/12)
SENATH, Mo. - Dunklin County No. 5 hitter Dustin Spencer and head coach Jamie Johnson didn't pass up an opportunity to discuss hitting strategy when the Dyersburg infield gathered near the pitcher's mound to discuss its own strategy with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning of a tie game Monday evening...
Dunklin County secures No. 1 seed in district tournament with 2-0 win against Cape Girardeau Legion (07/15/12)
Dunklin County beat Cape Girardeau Legion 2-0 Saturday.
Jonesboro Legion scores six in 9th to beat Dunklin County Legion 9-4 (07/14/12)
SENATH, Mo. - Dunklin County Post 303 Legacy Equipment Legion came within one strike of walking away with a win in the opening game of its longest homestand of the season Friday night. Dunklin County closer Perry Middleton, who entered the game to pitch in the top of the ninth, had a 2-2 count on Jonesboro, Ark., Legion's Kayden Hydrick with two outs in the top of the ninth. ...
Briefly: Sikeston Legion forfeits doubleheader against Dunklin County (07/08/12)
Dunklin County coach Jamie Johnson said Sikeston Legion forfeited Saturday's doubleheader against Dunklin County. "Sikeston did not have nine players available to play the game," Johnson said. Dunklin County improves to 4-1 in conference play with the win...
Dunklin County holds Blytheville Legion scoreless after 44-minute first inning, collects 11-8 win (07/07/12)
BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. -- Dunklin County Post 303 Legacy Equipment Legion survived a 44-minute first inning Friday night and held Blytheville, Ark., Legion scoreless for the final eight innings of a 9-inning game on its way to an 11-8 road victory. "It was a crazy first inning," Dunklin County coach Jamie Johnson said. ...
Dunklin County receives strong start from Watkins, moves into first place with walkoff win against Jackson Legion (07/04/12)
SENATH, Mo. - Dunklin County Post 303 Legacy Equipment Legion moved back into outright first place in District 14 Tuesday night with a 7-6 walkoff conference win against Jackson Legion. Jackson, which scored six runs in the top of the sixth inning to tie the game at six, never retired a Dunklin County hitter in the bottom of the seventh inning...
Dunklin County Legion claims 7-Up Classic title with 8-7 win against Poplar Bluff (07/02/12)
PARAGOULD, Ark. -- Dunklin County Post 303 Legacy Equipment Legion took home the top prize at the 8-team 7-Up Classic baseball tournament in Paragould, Ark., Sunday night with an 8-7 win against Poplar Bluff Senior Babe Ruth in the championship. Dunklin County calculated at least eight runs in all three games it played at the 3-day tournament and extended its winning-streak to five games with the championship victory...
Dunklin County Legion and Poplar Bluff Babe Ruth plate winning runs in final at-bat, advance to 7-Up Classic championship (07/01/12)
PARAGOULD, Ark. - The championship is set at the 7-Up Classic in Paragould, Ark., following two dramatic finishes in the championship semifinals of the eight-team tournament Saturday night. Dunklin County Legacy Equipment Legion and Poplar Bluff Senior Babe Ruth booked its spots in Sunday's 7 p.m. title game after scoring multiple runs in the final inning of their respective semifinal games Saturday...
Dunklin County Legion advances to semifinals at 7-Up Classic with 8-4 win against Paragould (06/30/12)
PARAGOULD, Ark. -- Dunklin County Legion, Poplar Bluff Senior Babe Ruth and Jackson Legion won its quarterfinal games at the 7-Up Classic Friday.
Dunklin County sweeps road doubleheader against Cape Girardeau Legion (06/28/12)
CAPE GIARDEAU, Mo. -- Wednesday's District 14 matchup with Dunklin County pretty much summarized how things have been going lately for the Ford & Sons Cape Girardeau Senior American Legion Post 63 baseball team. Host Cape Girardeau was in the game until the end and very easily could have come away with a victory...
MBCA all-state and all-district baseball teams released (06/21/12)
The Missouri Baseball Coaches Association has released its all-district and all-state baseball teams. View a complete list of players selected to the all-state team below. Players selected to the all-district team in Class 1, District 1; Class 2, District 1; and Class 3, District 1; are also listed below...
Dunklin County Legion claims first conference win, sweeps Sikeston Legion (06/18/12)
SIKESTON, Mo. - Dunklin County Legion cleanup hitter Zach Watkins has tried to simplify how he approaches his at-bats in recent weeks. "I had a couple of bad games earlier in the season and was in a hitting slump," Watkins said. "I've got to where finally I don't think about what I'm doing too much at the plate. I just try to put the bat on the ball."...
Dunklin County Legion splits doubleheader against Paragould Legion (06/15/12)
PARAGOULD, Ark. - Dunklin County Legacy Equipment's hitters put the bat on the ball often in Game 2 of a doubleheader against Paragould, Ark.,., Legion Thursday night after being held to just one hit in a 10-0 five-inning loss in Game 1. Dunklin County's Logan Carter pounded out three of his team's eight hits in Game 2 and drove home four runs as Dunklin County cruised to a 10-4 five-inning win in the nightcap...
Dunklin County Legion wins consolation bracket at Fighting Squirrel Classic (06/10/12)
Dunklin County Legacy Equipment Legion moved above the .500 mark for the first time this season Saturday with two wins in the consolation bracket of the 16-team Fighting Squirrel Classic. Dunklin County defeated Springfield-Glendale Legion 9-1 in its consolation semifinal game...
Dunklin County Legion collects first one-run win in consolation quarterfinal against Sikeston Legion (06/09/12)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- For a second straight day the winning run was in scoring position in the bottom of the seventh inning with two outs in a Dunklin County Legacy Equipment Legion baseball game at the 16-team Fighting Squirrel Classic. Less than 24 hours after Dunklin County failed to collect a game-winning hit in its final at-bat against Mayfield, Ky., Legion in the first round of the tournament, it found itself trying to prevent Sikeston Legion from connecting for a game-winning hit in its final at-bat Friday in a consolation quarterfinal game.. ...
Dunklin County Legion baseball program collects first wins, sweeps Charleston (06/04/12)
SENATH, Mo. -- The Dunklin County Post 303 Legacy Equipment baseball team rebounded nicely Sunday afternoon in its second doubleheader of the weekend after suffering a pair of losses in its season-opening doubleheader against Blytheville, Ark., Saturday...
College baseball capsules for players from Missouri Bootheel (05/30/12)
Information on how baseball players from the Missouri Bootheel performed at the college level in 2012. Tyler Thompson --Jefferson College A pitcher who played in 17 games . . . Struck out 91 in 84.2 innings pitched . . . Currently 11-1 on the season with a 2.13 ERA . . . A sophomore at Jefferson College that graduated from South Pemiscot High School in 2011 and played on the 2011 Dunklin County Legion team . . . Jefferson College is currently playing in the World Series...
32 boys basketball games scheduled for May 29 - June 1 at Kennet (05/25/12)
32 varsity boys basketball games are slated to take place at the Kennett High School May 29 - June 1 in Kennett's annual team camp. Kennett will play Campbell, Clarkton, Bernie and Holcomb May 30; Sikeston May 31; and Rector, Ark., Advance and Jackson June 1...
32 boys basketball games scheduled for May 29 - June 1 at Kennet (05/25/12)
32 varsity boys basketball games are slated to take place at the Kennett High School May 29 - June 1 in Kennett's annual team camp. Kennett will play Campbell, Clarkton, Bernie and Holcomb May 30; Sikeston May 31; and Rector, Ark., Advance and Jackson June 1...
Tri-County Conference baseball awards released (05/19/12)
The Tri-County Conference baseball awards have been released. Cooter's Jordan Anderson has been selected as the Tri-County Conference Player of the Year. Anderson, who has signed to play baseball at Three Rivers Community College in Poplar Bluff, Mo., next season, went 4-1 on the mound and compiled a 1.65 ERA. Anderson batted .439 with three home runs, seven doubles and 26 RBIs in 83 plate appearances...
Risco stays alive with 11-1 rout of Clarkton (05/15/12)
HOLCOMB -- Backed by four shutout innings from starting pitcher Chris Pavy the Risco Tigers picked up a 11-1 win over Clarkton in the opening round of the Class 1, District 1 Tournament. After loading the bases to start the bottom of the first Risco saw a quick pair of strikeouts lave the Tigers one out from stranding all three runners. A double from Josh Earnheart in the next at bat, however, cleared the bases and put the Tigers up 3-0...
2012 Dunklin County American Legion baseball schedule released, tryouts May 19-20 (05/12/12)
The 2012 Dunklin County Post 303 Legacy Equipment American Legion baseball schedule has been released. Dunklin County is slated to open its season with a home doubleheader against Blytheville, Ark., on June 2. The first pitch is slated for 2 p.m. at the Senath-Hornersville High School baseball field...
Tri-County Conference softball awards released (05/12/12)
The 2012 Tri-County Conference softball awards have been released. Southland's Jordan Zolman was selected as the conference Player of the Year. Southland coach Johnny McMinn was selected as the Coach of the Year. View the complete all-conference team below:...
State-ranked Cooter and state-ranked Holcomb advance to Tri-County Conference baseball championship (04/25/12)
COOTER, Mo. -- State-ranked teams are set to collide in Wednesday's Tri-County Conference baseball championship following Tuesday's conference tournament semifinals at Cooter. The top-seeded Cooter Wildcats earned its spot in the title game with a 7-1 win against the fourth-seeded Risco Tigers. The victory came a week after Risco beat Cooter 6-0 to end Wildcats 78-game conference winning-streak...
Semifinals set at Tri-County Conference baseball tournament (04/23/12)
The top four seeds collected wins in the quarterfinals of the Tri-County Conference baseball tournament Monday afternoon. Third-seeded Campbell defeated sixth-seeded Delta C-7 7-6 in the closest quarterfinal contest. Campbell trailed the contest 5-0 after three innings before rallying for the win. Seth Hill suffered a complete-game loss for Delta C-7, allowing four earned runs in seven innings pitched. Billy Meadows collected a win for Campbell, allowing one run in 5 1/3 innings pitched...
Rosters set for BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza (04/07/12)
The 2012 BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza is slated for Apr. 14 at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter, Mo. The event will feature top high school seniors from over 65 southeast Missouri schools competing in volleyball and basketball competitions. The games start at 9 a.m...
Tri-County Conference basketball awards released (04/06/12)
North Pemiscot guard James Macklin was a scoring machine much of his high school basketball career. "James was easily the best basketball player in our conference," North Pemiscot coach Tim Eskew said. "There were a lot of effective players, but he is probably the only one that could score every possible way there is to score in a basketball game. ...
Tri-County Conference basketball awards released (04/06/12)
North Pemiscot guard James Macklin was a scoring machine much of his high school basketball career. "James was easily the best basketball player in our conference," North Pemiscot coach Tim Eskew said. "There were a lot of effective players, but he is probably the only one that could score every possible way there is to score in a basketball game. ...
Sikeston golfers, girls soccer earn wins (04/04/12)
DEXTER -- The Sikeston Bulldogs golf team scored a 156 as they won a quad match against three other schools at Dexter's Hidden Trails Golf Course Tuesday. Sikeston beat out Dexter (190), Doniphan (202) and New Madrid County Central (208). Evan Deere, Kirk Hoggatt and Conor MacGillivray each carded a score of 38 while Gabe Wheeler scored a 42 and Ben Murray and Connor Landers each had a 43...
MBCA all-district basketball teams (04/04/12)
Missouri Basketball Coaches Association All-District Teams Note: Indicates player was also selected to MBCA All-State Team Boys Basketball Class 1, District 1 Luke Bixler - Risco Andy Rinehart - Gideon Mikey Jones - Clarkton Logan Blackburn - Clarkton...
2012 sportswriters all-region basketball team (03/30/12)
The 2012 southeast Missouri sportswriters all-region basketball team voted on by southeast Missouri media. BOYS BASKETBALL CLASS 5 First Team: Jamal Cox, 6-5, soph., Cape Central Karson King, 6-5, soph., Jackson Kendric McCain, 6-0, sr., Poplar Bluff...
Risco advances to finals with 100-74 win over Clarkton (02/29/12)
RISCO -- The Risco Tigers are a team that can score in bunches and you never know where it's going to come from. Utilizing plenty of depth and plenty of scoring options, the top-seeded Tigers knocked off fourth seed and Tri-County Conference rival Clarkton, 100-74, on Tuesday at Risco High School in the Class 1, District 1 Tournament...
Risco advances to finals with 100-74 win over Clarkton (02/29/12)
RISCO -- The Risco Tigers are a team that can score in bunches and you never know where it's going to come from. Utilizing plenty of depth and plenty of scoring options, the top-seeded Tigers knocked off fourth seed and Tri-County Conference rival Clarkton, 100-74, on Tuesday at Risco High School in the Class 1, District 1 Tournament...
February 28, 2011 Scoreboard (02/29/12)
All the high school basketball scores reported to semoball.com.
February 27, 2012 Scoreboard (02/27/12)
Girls Basketball Class 3 District 3 West County 56, Scott City 30 Saxony Lutheran 49, Woodland 35
Clarkton beats Delta C-7 47-37 in junior varsity conference final (02/18/12)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- Clarkton defeated Delta C-7 47-37 in the Tri-County Conference Tournament junior varsity boys basketball championship Friday. Second-seeded Clarkton outscored top-seeded Delta C-7 in each of the final three quarters after trailing 8-6 at the end of the first period...
Clarkton beats Delta C-7 47-37 in junior varsity conference final (02/18/12)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- Clarkton defeated Delta C-7 47-37 in the Tri-County Conference Tournament junior varsity boys basketball championship Friday. Second-seeded Clarkton outscored top-seeded Delta C-7 in each of the final three quarters after trailing 8-6 at the end of the first period...
Holcomb, Risco, North Pemiscot and Gideon advance to Final Four of Tri-County Tournament (02/16/12)
The top four seeds advanced to the Final Four of the Tri-County Conference varsity boys basketball tournament Wednesday night with quarterfinal wins.
Holcomb, Risco, North Pemiscot and Gideon advance to Final Four of Tri-County Tournament (02/17/12)
The top four seeds advanced to the Final Four of the Tri-County Conference varsity boys basketball tournament Wednesday night with quarterfinal wins.
Holcomb moves into outright 1st place in Tri-County Conference following Tuesday's win against Campbell (02/02/12)
Holcomb, North Pemiscot and Risco remain atop the Tri-County Conference as regular-season conference play concludes.
Bootheel Conference Basketball History: 1905 to present (01/31/12)
The origin of organized basketball in southeast Missouri actually began at Caruthersville in 1905 with some scattered towns teams for competition to the Tigers. Senath began play in 1906, Kennett had its first team in 1908 and Hayti started in 1910. ...
Holcomb, North Pemiscot, Risco and Senath-Hornersville boys collect hoops wins (01/28/12)
Tri-County Conference Results The Holcomb Hornets, Risco Tigers and North Pemiscot Mustangs remain in the hunt to finish atop the Tri-County Conference following Friday's contests. North Pemiscot collected a 54-50 win against Campbell to improve to 5-0 in regular-season Tri-County Conference play...
Holcomb defeats Risco 72-67 (01/22/12)
HOLCOMB, Mo. -- The Risco Tigers and Holcomb Hornets both entered Friday's head-to-head conference showdown without a loss in regular-season Tri-County Conference play. State-ranked Risco, which defeated Holcomb 74-64 in the championship of the Bernie tournament Dec. 2., looked quite capable of collecting its second double-digit win against Holcomb early in Round 2...
Basketball state rankings: Risco and Charleston ranked No. 1 in Missouri, Kennett girls ranked No. 4 (01/12/12)
Two southeast Missouri schools are projected to win it all at the end of the season in the latest basketball state rankings released by the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association. The Risco Tigers boys basketball team remains unbeaten and is currently ranked No. 1 in Class 1. Scott County Central's boys basketball team is ranked No. 7...
Top-ranked Risco survives road test at Clarkton (01/11/12)
CLARKTON -- For the first time in school history the Risco Tigers played a basketball game ranked No. 1 in the state polls. In a new poll released by the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association and MOSports, Risco was ranked No. 1 in Class 1. "It's a big accomplishment and the kids are proud of it," said Risco coach Brandon Blankenship. "Still we don't want it getting in our head."...
January 10, 2012 Scoreboard (01/10/12)
All the high school basketball scores reported to semoball.com.
2011 Top Ten Dunklin County sports stories (12/31/11)
The accomplishments by Dunklin County athletes in 2011 were unprecedented and at times unheard of before this year. Three teams advanced to the state tournament in their respective sport. The number of Kennett athletes who signed athletic scholarship reached double digits...
SEMO AAU wrestling club slated to begin wrestling in Kennett (12/25/11)
Kennett's Jamie Chitester has unforgettable memories of his childhood wrestling days. "I remember wrestling in a P.E. class in Arizona," Chitester said. "That's my first recollection of actual wrestling. I wrestled in West Virginia and Pennsylvania as I got older. The last year I wrestled competitively was my sophomore year of high school because I moved to Kennett at that point and we didn't have a wrestling team here. That was kind of the end of it...
Risco cruises into semifinals of Clarkton Holiday Tournament (12/13/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com CLARKTON -- The Risco Tigers advanced to the semifinals of the Clarkton Holiday Tournament with a 87-29 win over the Clarkton junior varsity. Risco jumped out to a 33-5 lead after one quarter and led 64-14 at the half and cruised to the finish as all 10 players on the roster scored...
Dexter, Risco get top seeds for holiday tournaments (12/11/11)
TWIN RIVERS -- The seedings have been set for the 15th Annual Lady Royals Classic which begins Saturday at Twin Rivers High School. Several local teams will be taking part in the event with Dexter earning the top seed. The Lady Bearcats, who have a record of 4-2 with losses to Miller Career Academy and Jackson, will open with 16th seeded Malden at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Dexter, who has won four tournament titles with the last being in 2009, has finished third the last two years...
Jones drains field goal in final seconds to push Clarkton past Gideon 65-63 (12/06/11)
GIDEON, Mo. -- Clarkton sophomore forward Tyler Jones didn't expect to get ball in the final 30 seconds of regulation Saturday night. The fifth-seeded Clarkton Reindeer entered the final half-minute of its third-place contest against the sixth-seeded Gideon Bulldogs tied at 63 in the boys third-place contest at the Bulldog Classic...
Jones drains field goal in final seconds to push Clarkton past Gideon 65-63 (12/06/11)
GIDEON, Mo. -- Clarkton sophomore forward Tyler Jones didn't expect to get ball in the final 30 seconds of regulation Saturday night. The fifth-seeded Clarkton Reindeer entered the final half-minute of its third-place contest against the sixth-seeded Gideon Bulldogs tied at 63 in the boys third-place contest at the Bulldog Classic...
Late free throws push Clarkton past North Pemiscot at Gideon basketball tourney (12/01/11)
GIDEON, Mo. -- Clarkton first-year boys basketball coach Steven White provided a strong message to his team at halftime of its quarterfinal contest at the Gideon Tournament Tuesday. "We went into halftime and were kind of down," coach White said. "I told my guys 'we've got to play defense and we've got have heart. At the end of the game if you don't have heart your are going to struggle.'"...
Late free throws push Clarkton past North Pemiscot at Gideon basketball tourney (11/30/11)
GIDEON, Mo. -- Clarkton first-year boys basketball coach Steven White provided a strong message to his team at halftime of its quarterfinal contest at the Gideon Tournament Tuesday. "We went into halftime and were kind of down," coach White said. "I told my guys 'we've got to play defense and we've got have heart. At the end of the game if you don't have heart your are going to struggle.'"...
Bootheel and Tri-County Conference volleyball awards released (11/15/11)
School officials recently released the Tri-County Conference and Bootheel Conference all-conference awards. South Pemiscot's Heather Yarbrough was selected as the Bootheel Conference Player of the Year. Yarbrough finished the season with over 200 assists...
Bootheel and Tri-County Conference volleyball awards released (11/15/11)
School officials recently released the Tri-County Conference and Bootheel Conference all-conference awards. South Pemiscot's Heather Yarbrough was selected as the Bootheel Conference Player of the Year. Yarbrough finished the season with over 200 assists...
September 29, 2011 Scoreboard (09/29/11)
All the high school results reported to semoball.com.
Semifinals set in 2011 fall baseball tournament (09/26/11)
2011 fall baseball tournament results.
Monday's volleyball results: Holcomb, Clarkton, and Kennett collect wins (09/27/11)
All of the scores reported to the Daily Dunklin Democrat.