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Briefly: Defensive stands leads to 29-28 win for Malden football over Caruthersville (08/28/15)
Malden senior defensive lineman Zach Gray knocked down Caruthersville quarterback Peyton Faulkner's pass on fourth-and-5 with 1, minute, 51 seconds remaining.
August 28, 2015 Scoreboard (08/28/15)
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Gibbs hoping to gauge Sikeston's endurance against NMCC (08/27/15)
Sikeston ended Week 1 with a resounding 53-6 win over Charleston, while NMCC comes into the game following a 49-14 home-opening loss to Malden.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer team roughs up Fredericktown in season opener (08/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FREDERICKTOWN -- Dakota Ray finished with a hat trick while the Sikeston soccer team knocked around Fredericktown 9-2 to open its season. Brett Johnson added two goals while Kenya Marshall, Conner Merideth and Sam Cox added one goal each. Matthew Menz also scored just 17 seconds into the game. That's believed to be Sikeston's quickest goal in school history...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer team roughs up Fredericktown in season opener (08/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FREDERICKTOWN -- Dakota Ray finished with a hat trick while the Sikeston soccer team knocked around Fredericktown 9-2 to open its season. Brett Johnson added two goals while Kenya Marshall, Conner Merideth and Sam Cox added one goal each. Matthew Menz also scored just 17 seconds into the game. That's believed to be Sikeston's quickest goal in school history...
Dexter falls to Malden 42-6 in JV football action (08/25/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Malden Green Wave ran for six touchdowns on its way to a 42-6 road win against the Dexter Bearcats in junior varsity football action Monday night. The Green Wave scored three touchdowns in the first quarter and two more in the second quarter as it built a 34-0 lead by halftime...
Malden still explosive on offense in 49-14 win over NMCC (08/22/15)
Four-year starting quarterback Chapen Riley put up 227 yards and three scores through the air to help guide Malden to a 49-14 turbo-clock win.
Briefly: Malden football teams routs New Madrid County Central in opener (08/22/15)
NEW MADRID, Mo. -- Kylus Thompson scored four touchdowns on 221 all-purpose yards, quarterback Chapen Riley completed 10 of 14 passes for 277 yards and the Malden Green Wave opened the season with a dominant 49-14 win over New Madrid County Central on Friday...
Malden still explosive on offense in 49-14 win over NMCC (08/22/15)
Four-year starting quarterback Chapen Riley put up 227 yards and three scores through the air to help guide Malden to a 49-14 turbo-clock win.
August 21, 2015 Scoreboard (08/21/15)
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Prep Football Glance -- Week 1 (08/20/15)
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.
Prep Football Glance -- Week 1 (08/20/15)
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.
Central football team begins season ranked fourth in Class 4 (08/20/15)
The Central football team will enter the season as the fourth-ranked team in the state's Class 4 media football rankings, which were released Tuesday. The Tigers return two key starters in senior Al Young and junior Kway'Chon Chisom from their 2014 team, which wrapped up a 12-3 season with a 48-21 loss to Webb City in the Class 4 state championship...
2015 High School Volleyball Schedules (08/15/15)
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Football Preview: Malden looks to follow historic season with another playoff push (08/15/15)
Last year's Malden Green Wave team left a tough act to follow, but although they lose a solid chunk of its core players a season ago, Malden looks to make another deep playoff run.
Football Preview: Malden looks to follow historic season with another playoff push (08/15/15)
Last year's Malden Green Wave team left a tough act to follow, but although they lose a solid chunk of its core players a season ago, Malden looks to make another deep playoff run.
Football Preview: East Prairie (08/15/15)
East Prairie putting breakout season behind them, looks to move further
2015 High School Football Schedules (08/14/15)
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Rib City Shootout Schedule (July 18-19) (07/15/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The schedule has been released for the final Rib City Shootout of the summer. The two-day girls basketball event takes place Friday and Saturday at Dexter High School. Dexter's varsity will be divided into split squads at the event called Dexter White and Dexter Black. The Dexter middle school girls basketball team is also slated to compete at the event...
Local athletes recognized at Semoball Awards (07/14/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - Two Stoddard County athletes took home top awards at the second annual Semoball Awards Saturday at Southeast Missouri State River Campus in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Dexter's Jessica Lindsey was named Girls Volleyball Player of the Year...
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.
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. ...
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. ...
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.
Kennett volleyball's summer season continues in Malden (06/08/15)
MALDEN - June is a crucial month for coaches and athletes across the country. For successful teams, it's an opportunity to keep their momentum moving forward while struggling teams look to rebuild for the season ahead.
All-region softball team announced (06/08/15)
As state champions, Kennett claims several spots in the 2015 all-region softball team.
Malden's Toby Miller tops all-conference, all-district teams (05/26/15)
Bootheel Conference Player of the Year Toby Miller - Malden Bootheel Conference Coach of the Year Tim Harmon - Malden 2014–15 All-Conference Team Parker McCormick - Malden Dee Triplett - Malden Peyton Faulkner - Caruthersville Hunter Jackson - Portageville...
Malden's Toby Miller tops all-conference, all-district teams (05/26/15)
Bootheel Conference Player of the Year Toby Miller - Malden Bootheel Conference Coach of the Year Tim Harmon - Malden 2014–15 All-Conference Team Parker McCormick - Malden Dee Triplett - Malden Peyton Faulkner - Caruthersville Hunter Jackson - Portageville...
Scott City baseball team defeats Malden, busts through sectional roadblock (05/26/15)
A day short of the one-year anniversary of the game that has both haunted and motivated the Scott City baseball team, the Rams got another shot to reach the Class 3 state quarterfinals.
Scott City baseball team advances to Class 3 quarterfinals (05/25/15)
MALDEN, Mo. -- A day short of the one-year anniversary of the game that has both haunted and motivated the Scott City baseball team, the Rams got another shot to reach the Class 3 state quarterfinals.
Malden ends NMCC's district run 3-0 (05/23/15)
After back-to-back final four appearances highlighted by come-from-behind wins, New Madrid County Central saw its season come to a close in the Class 3, District 1 championship game Friday against Malden.
Errors prove too much to overcome as NMCC falls to Malden in Class 3, District 1 championship game (05/23/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- There was no playoff magic this time around. After back-to-back final four appearances highlighted by come-from-behind wins, New Madrid County Central saw its season come to a close in the Class 3, District 1 championship game Friday at Malden High School...
Malden baseball team beats NMCC 3-0 in Class 3, District 1 championship (05/23/15)
MALDEN, Mo. -- There was no playoff magic this time around. After back-to-back final four appearances New Madrid County Central highlighted by come-from-behind wins the Eagles saw their season come to a close in the Class 3, District 1 championship game...
Malden baseball team beats NMCC 3-0 in Class 3, District 1 championship (05/23/15)
MALDEN, Mo. -- There was no playoff magic this time around. After back-to-back final four appearances New Madrid County Central highlighted by come-from-behind wins the Eagles saw their season come to a close in the Class 3, District 1 championship game...
NMCC gets by Portageville, moves on to district finals (05/22/15)
Spotting Portageville runs in the top of the first inning certainly isn't how New Madrid County Central hoped to begin its defense of the Class 3, District 1 championship. But the sixth inning came soon enough.
NMCC gets by Portageville, moves on to district finals (05/22/15)
Spotting Portageville runs in the top of the first inning certainly isn't how New Madrid County Central hoped to begin its defense of the Class 3, District 1 championship. But the sixth inning came soon enough.
Senath-Hornersville falls to Malden 7-0 in Class 3, District 1 semifinals (05/21/15)
MALDEN - On Thursday, Senath-Hornersville's baseball season came to a grinding halt as they fell 7-0 to Malden in the semifinals of the Class 3, District 1 tournament. The Lions pitching faltered early, while their offense struggled to mount a significant threat to get themselves back into the game.
Senath-Hornersville falls to Malden 7-0 in Class 3, District 1 semifinals (05/21/15)
MALDEN - On Thursday, Senath-Hornersville's baseball season came to a grinding halt as they fell 7-0 to Malden in the semifinals of the Class 3, District 1 tournament. The Lions pitching faltered early, while their offense struggled to mount a significant threat to get themselves back into the game.
May 21, 2015 Scoreboard (05/21/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
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...
Local atheletes heading to Class 1-2 state tournament (05/18/15)
PARK HILLS (SMNS) -- The Kelly boys and girls track and field teams will be represented in 10 events at the Missouri Class 2 Track and Field Championships after the Hawks won six titles at the Class 2 Sectional 1 meet Saturday at Central R-III High School in Park Hills, Missouri...
Kelly sends eight to Class 2 Track and Field Championships (05/17/15)
The Kelly boys and girls track and field teams will be represented in 10 events at the Missouri Class 2 Track and Field Championships after the Hawks won six titles at the Class 2 Sectional 1 meet Saturday at Central R-III High School in Park Hills, Missouri...
Scott City softball team reaches Class 1 quarterfinals with 11-6 win over Malden (05/13/15)
The Rams responded to a rocky top of the third inning by scoring nine unanswered runs and held on to defeat Malden 11-6 in a Class 1 sectional Tuesday at Malden High School.
Scott City softball team reaches Class 1 quarterfinals with 11-6 win over Malden (05/13/15)
MALDEN, Mo. -- After giving up five runs and falling behind in the top of the third inning, the Scott City softball team returned to its dugout and did the only thing it could do. They just moved on.
May 12, 2015 Scoreboard (05/12/15)
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Sectional golf roundup: Jackson boys golf team sends two to state meet (05/12/15)
Jackson's Elijah Pike and Hunter Asher each qualified for state at the Class 4 Sectional 1 boys golf tournament at Aberdeen Golf Club in Eureka, Missouri. Pike shot a 3-over-par 75 to finish fifth, and Asher placed 11th with a 6-over-par 78. Joseph Williams' earned the medalist honor with a 1-over-par 73, and Poplar Bluff (315) edged St. Louis University High School (316) for first place in the team standings...
Kelly, Woodland track and field teams fare well at district meet (05/10/15)
Several members of the Kelly and Woodland track and field teams moved one step closer to the state meet following sectional-qualifying performances at Saturday's Class 2 District 1 meet at Central High School. The top four finishers in each event advanced to Saturday's sectional at Park Hills Central High School in Park Hills, Missouri. ...
Emerging Softball Juggernaut: Malden beats Bernie 12-2 for second straight district title (05/07/15)
BERNIE, Mo. - For a second straight season the Malden Green Wave softball program is headed back to town with a district championship plaque. The top-seeded Malden Green Wave never trailed the second-seeded Bernie Mules as it secured a 12-2 five-inning win in the Class 1, District 3 championship Wednesday afternoon at Bernie...
Emerging Softball Juggernaut: Malden beats Bernie 12-2 for second straight district title (05/08/15)
By DUSTIN WARD Statesman Sports Editor BERNIE, Mo. - For a second straight season the Malden Green Wave softball program is headed back to town with a district championship plaque. The top-seeded Malden Green Wave never trailed the second-seeded Bernie Mules as it secured a 12-2 five-inning win in the Class 1, District 3 championship Wednesday afternoon at Bernie...
PREP ROUNDUP: Pikey leads NMCC past East Prairie, Malden nabs second softball district (05/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Drew Pikey hit a grand slam, smacked a triple and had five RBI to lead New Madrid County Central past visiting East Prairie 14-1 Wednesday in five innings. Palmer Campbell pitched a complete game for NMCC (9-14) giving up one hit and one walk while striking out six...
PREP ROUNDUP: Pikey leads NMCC past East Prairie, Malden nabs second softball district (05/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Drew Pikey hit a grand slam, smacked a triple and had five RBI to lead New Madrid County Central past visiting East Prairie 14-1 Wednesday in five innings. Palmer Campbell pitched a complete game for NMCC (9-14) giving up one hit and one walk while striking out six...
May 6, 2015 Scoreboard (05/06/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Vaughan named Bootheel Conference Player of the Year (05/06/15)
Kennett senior Logan Vaughan has been named 2015 Bootheel Conference Player of the Year. Vaughan is among five Kennett players named to the all-conference team, while four members of season and tournament champions Portageville made the top list. The Lady Bulldogs got more representation by their head coach, Ashlie Patton, who was named Coach of the Year...
Vaughan named Bootheel Conference Player of the Year (05/06/15)
Kennett senior Logan Vaughan has been named 2015 Bootheel Conference Player of the Year. Vaughan is among five Kennett players named to the all-conference team, while four members of season and tournament champions Portageville made the top list. The Lady Bulldogs got more representation by their head coach, Ashlie Patton, who was named Coach of the Year...
Bernie softball team defeats Dexter 16-6 in district semifinal (05/06/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the district semifinal is available at this link: District Semifinal Photos BERNIE, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats softball team finally put together the electric start coach Starla Pulley had been hoping for against the Bernie Mules in the third head-to-head meeting between the rival squads Tuesday night...
Malden tops Senath-Hornersvilel in Bootheel Conference Tournament semis (05/05/15)
SENATH-HORNERSVILLE, Mo. - Senath-Hornersville will have to watch the finals from the bleachers, after losing 9-5 to Malden in the semifinals of the Bootheel Conference Tournament.
May 5, 2015 Scoreboard (05/05/15)
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Kelly runners turn in winning efforts at conference meet (05/05/15)
CHAFFEE -- As the SEMO South Conference track meet unfolded all around them, Kelly's Dalton Huffman and East Prairie's Brandon Evans were deeply engrossed in their own ritualistic game of taunting. The two seniors were battling for first place in the high jump, needing a tiebreaker Monday at Chaffee's Terry Glenzy Track and Field Complex to crown the victor after both missed three attempts at 6 feet...
Kelly runners turn in winning efforts at conference meet (05/05/15)
CHAFFEE -- As the SEMO South Conference track meet unfolded all around them, Kelly's Dalton Huffman and East Prairie's Brandon Evans were deeply engrossed in their own ritualistic game of taunting. The two seniors were battling for first place in the high jump, needing a tiebreaker Monday at Chaffee's Terry Glenzy Track and Field Complex to crown the victor after both missed three attempts at 6 feet...
BCT: Senath-Hornersville tops Caruthersville on walk-off sac fly (05/04/15)
Malden, South Pemiscot, and Portageville are all set to convene at Senath-Hornersville High School for the second round of the Bootheel Conference baseball tournament.
May 4, 2015 Scoreboard (05/04/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: SCC rolls to Richland title, Sikeston girls finish second at Poplar Bluff Invitational (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ESSEX -- The Scott County Central Braves scored 71 runs in two games leading to its first Richland baseball tournament championship Saturday at Richland High School. The Braves (7-6) defeated Richland 34-12 during the semifinals and Clarkton 37-2...
High school roundup: Notre Dame, Poplar Bluff baseball teams set to meet in SEMO Conference tourney final (05/03/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Chaffee baseball team nips East Prairie (05/03/15)
The Chaffee baseball team scored in walk-off style on Friday, pushing across the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning for a 2-1 conference victory over visiting East Prairie. Lane Henson hit a double among his three hits and had an RBI. Austin Copeland went the distance on the mound for Chaffee (11-10, 3-2 Scott-Mississippi Conference). He allowed one earned run and recorded five strikeouts...
Bernie wins 8th straight,beats Campbell 14-1 (05/02/15)
CAMPBELL, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team collected its third victory against a district opponent in three days Friday afternoon as it run-ruled the Campbell Camels 14-1 in five innings. The Mules, which also secured a 10-1 victory against Holcomb and 5-0 victory against South Pemiscot Wednesday, extend its winning streak to eight games with Friday's win...
May 1, 2015 Scoreboard (05/01/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Central's Kobe Franklin takes top spot at SEMO Conference golf tournament (04/28/15)
It was a familiar situation for Franklin, who had lost a three-stroke lead over the final five holes in a previous high school tournament.
Wheeler's late push falls short in bid for SEMO Conference championship (04/28/15)
Wheeler was two strokes behind with two holes to play and found himself in position to shave off another stroke while chasing down the day's leader, Cape Central's Kobe Franklin. But one swing of the club changed everything.
East Prairie boys, Hayti girls win annual Hinshaw Invitational (04/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- For the second time in its five-year existence, the East Prairie boys track team won its prized home meet. The Eagles racked up 157.5 points to take top honors during the 5th Annual Eva G. Hinshaw Memorial Thursday at East Prairie High School. Kelly came in second with 101 points while Charleston finished third with 88 during the 11-team meet...
High school roundup: Advance girls softball team falls in title game of conference tourney (04/24/15)
Sophomore Kayli Tanner belted a home run and drove in two runs to lead the second-seeded Bernie softball team to an 8-4 victory in nine innings over top-seeded Advance in the championship game of the Stoddard County Activities Association Conference Tournament in Advance, Missouri...
High school roundup: Advance girls softball team falls in title game of conference tourney (04/24/15)
Sophomore Kayli Tanner belted a home run and drove in two runs to lead the second-seeded Bernie softball team to an 8-4 victory in nine innings over top-seeded Advance in the championship game of the Stoddard County Activities Association Conference Tournament in Advance, Missouri...
East Prairie boys, Hayti girls win annual Hinshaw Invitational (04/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- For the second time in its five-year existence, the East Prairie boys track team won its prized home meet. The Eagles racked up 157.5 points to take top honors during the 5th Annual Eva G. Hinshaw Memorial Thursday at East Prairie High School. Kelly came in second with 101 points while Charleston finished third with 88 during the 11-team meet...
Senath-Hornersville fights, but falls to Malden, 3-2 (04/21/15)
Errors proved costly for Senath-Hornersville on Monday, as they fell 3-2 in a close battle over Malden. Meanwhile, their offense struggled to get crucial hits when they needed them.
Patton hits 3 home runs as Kennett tops Malden 12-0 (04/21/15)
Last Thursday, Kennett trailed Portageville 5-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning as they tried to take down one of their toughest local rivals. With two runners on, Sydney Patton stepped up to the plate to represent the winning run.
Senath-Hornersville fights, but falls to Malden, 3-2 (04/21/15)
Errors proved costly for Senath-Hornersville on Monday, as they fell 3-2 in a close battle over Malden. Meanwhile, their offense struggled to get crucial hits when they needed them.
Malden claims title at own baseball tournament (04/21/15)
MALDEN, Mo. - The Malden Green Wave baseball team collected a pair of come-from-behind wins to secure the top prize at its own nine-team baseball tournament Saturday night. Malden (12-4) rallied from a 2-1 deficit to beat state-ranked Cooter 6-2 in its first game Saturday and rallied from a 2-1 deficit to beat Portageville 13-3 in five innings in its final game at the two-day event...
Malden claims title at own baseball tournament (04/21/15)
MALDEN, Mo. - The Malden Green Wave baseball team collected a pair of come-from-behind wins to secure the top prize at its own nine-team baseball tournament Saturday night. Malden (12-4) rallied from a 2-1 deficit to beat state-ranked Cooter 6-2 in its first game Saturday and rallied from a 2-1 deficit to beat Portageville 13-3 in five innings in its final game at the two-day event...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston takes two at Classic, Malden wins own tournament (04/20/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs baseball team finished with two wins and one loss after their stint at the 2015 Dinger Wood Bat Classic Friday and Saturday in Benton, Ken. On Friday, Sikeston defeated Windsor 6-2. They played two games Saturday losing to Marshall County 4-2 and defeating Calloway County 2-1...
Briefly:Malden claims title at own nine-team baseball tournament (04/18/15)
Editor's Note: Look for a complete story on Malden winning the Malden Invitational with photos later online and in the next print edition of Dexter Daily Statesman Tuesday morning. The Malden Green Wave took home the top prize at its own nine-team two-day tournament Saturday...
Championship games set for Saturday at Malden baseball tournament, Portageville dethrones Bernie Friday (04/18/15)
MALDEN, Mo. - Weather permitting a new champion will be crowned at the Malden baseball tournament Saturday night. Defending champion Bernie was eliminated from championship contention when it suffered a 6-2 loss to Portageville in the ninth game played on Friday at the two-day nine-team tournament...
Championship games set for Saturday at Malden baseball tournament, Portageville dethrones Bernie Friday (04/19/15)
MALDEN, Mo. - Weather permitting a new champion will be crowned at the Malden baseball tournament Saturday night. Defending champion Bernie was eliminated from championship contention when it suffered a 6-2 loss to Portageville in the ninth game played on Friday at the two-day nine-team tournament...
April 18, 2015 Scoreboard (04/18/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Briefly:Malden claims title at own nine-team baseball tournament (04/18/15)
Editor's Note: Look for a complete story on Malden winning the Malden Invitational with photos later online and in the next print edition of Dexter Daily Statesman Tuesday morning. The Malden Green Wave took home the top prize at its own nine-team two-day tournament Saturday...
Bernie baseball team tallies a dozen against Bloomfield (04/17/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the Bernie-Bloomfield baseball game is available here: View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules hitters put the pedal to the metal early and never let off the gas as it cruised to a 12-0 five-inning baseball victory against the Bloomfield Wildcats Thursday afternoon...
PREP ROUNDUP: Wheeler leads pack at Dexter, Oran routs Chaffee (04/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler finished with a field-best 37 during a four-team match at Hidden Trails Country Club in Dexter Wednesday. Wheeler beat Notre Dame's Jonathan Bell and Jon Renner by one stroke. Notre Dame's Trent Schumer, Dexter's Drake Mitchell and Cape Central's Kobe Franklin each finished with 39's...
Athletes honored at BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza in Dexter (04/15/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza was held Saturday at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. Woodland's Garret Reynolds won the boys 3-point contest, Jackson's Rachel Crites won the girls 3-point contest, Leopold's Caitlin Petty won the hardest spike contest, Bloomfield's Chelsea Delay won the volleyball passing competition and Notre Dame's Quinn Poythress won the slam dunk contest...
Malden boys, Dexter girls take top spots at Kennett Invitational (04/14/15)
Cody Tucker Daily Dunklin Democrat KENNETT, Mo. - Seven team busses parked outside of Metz Cherry Stadium for the Kennett Invitational track and field meet on Tuesday afternoon. Of all the teams involved, Malden walked away with a narrow victory in boys competition while Dexter took home top prize in the girls competition by a large margin...
Dexter golf team takes 7th at Poplar Bluff Invitational (04/14/15)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. - The Poplar Bluff golf team took home the top prize at its own golf tournament Monday with a team score of 300. Lafayette was second with 312 and Notre Dame of Cape Girardeau was third with a 314. Dexter finished seventh with a 342...
Dexter finishes seventh, Sikeston 11th at Poplar Bluff Invitational (04/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- The Dexter golf team took seventh place while Sikeston finished 11th at the Poplar Bluff Invitational at Westwood Hills Country Club Monday. Conditions were poor with wind and rain ravaging the par-71 course...
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team topples Westminster in battle of perennial Class 4 teams (04/12/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team topples Westminster in battle of perennial Class 4 teams (04/12/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Semoball finalists announced for winter sports (04/12/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Semoball Awards finalists for boys basketball, girls basketball, wrestling and girls swimming were revealed Saturday at a selection show hosted by Harry Blackwell Dodge in Dexter. SEMO ESPN radio (92.9 FM, 1220 AM and 1470 AM) was on hand to make the announcement on its weekly hour-long show the Saturday Morning Express...
Friday's Malden baseball tournament schedule (04/17/15)
The schedule has been released for the nine-team Malden baseball tournament The tournament takes place April 17-18 at Malden High School. Each team will play two games on Friday and two games on Saturday. Teams will be re-pooled after Friday's results and play pool play in a championship pool, runners-up pool and consolation pool. ...
Schedule set for nine-team Malden baseball tournament (04/11/15)
The schedule has been released for the nine-team Malden baseball tournament The tournament takes place April 17-18 at Malden High School. Each team will play two games on Friday and two games on Saturday. Teams will be re-pooled after Friday's results and play pool play in a championship pool, runners-up pool and consolation pool. ...
SCAA Roundup: Advance softball team run-rules Bloomfield (04/10/15)
ADVANCE, Mo. - Megan Simms had two hits and four RBIs to lead the host Advance Hornets softball team to a five-inning 12-2 win against Bloomfield Thursday. Kendra Sokolowski picked up the win in the circle for Advance (7-1). She went the distance and allowed two earned runs on one hit, recording six strikeouts and walking five...
SCAA Roundup: Advance softball team run-rules Bloomfield (04/10/15)
ADVANCE, Mo. - Megan Simms had two hits and four RBIs to lead the host Advance Hornets softball team to a five-inning 12-2 win against Bloomfield Thursday. Kendra Sokolowski picked up the win in the circle for Advance (7-1). She went the distance and allowed two earned runs on one hit, recording six strikeouts and walking five...
BCT: Kennett 7th grade prevails, Malden 8th grade remains undefeated (04/09/15)
HAYTI, Mo. - Tension was high inside the Hayti High School gymnasium on Thursday night, as Malden and Kennett represented their schools in both seventh and eighth grade finals in the Bootheel Conference Tournament. Neither team left completely happy, as Kennett's seventh graders took first place in straight sets before Malden's eighth graders won a three set thriller...
April 9, 2015 Scoreboard (04/09/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
April 8, 2015 Scoreboard (04/08/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Malden softball team beats Dexter 10-2 (04/08/15)
MALDEN, Mo. - The Malden Green Wave sotball tallied three runs in each of the first two innings and led the rest of the way as it secured a 10-2 home win against Dexter Tuesday afternoon. Kirsten Durrow, Kaylee Carey and Dakota Silliman had two hits a piece for Dexter...
NMCC hands Malden first loss in walk-off fashion (04/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- The last time Garrison Keene stepped in a batter's box for New Madrid County Central he was greeted with a pitch to the forehead that led to an immediate departure from the game and a trip to hospital. Back in the lineup just a week later, the sophomore made up for a slow start against Malden with two memorable hits in the final two innings...
April 7, 2015 Scoreboard (04/07/15)
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Clarkton, Malden take home trophies from local tournaments (04/07/15)
Clarkton and Malden's junior high volleyball teams added new items to their trophy cases in recent weeks. Clarkton's 6th/7th grade team won first place in the Tri-County Conference tournament, while both teams took top prizes in the first annual Spring Fling tournament...
Latest baseball state rankings released (04/06/15)
The Missouri Baseball Coaches Association released its latest state rankings April 6. Five of the eight teams that are state-ranked from the southeast Missouri region are in Class 2. Defending Class 2 state champion Valle Catholic is ranked No. 1, East Carter County is ranked No. 2, Greenville is ranked No. 4 and Chaffee is ranked No. 7...
Changes ahead for SEMO Conference football divisions (04/03/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com With the addition of a new football team, the SEMO Conference divisions will have a different look in the future. Kelly High School was voted in as the newest member of the now 17-team SEMO Conference forcing conference officials to realign into four divisions...
Kennett struggles against Malden's ace in 7-1 loss (03/31/15)
Though storms rained out nearby games, the weather let up just enough to allow Kennett to face a tough pitcher in Malden. Toby Miller threw a complete game to beat the Indians 7-1. Miller won with no earned runs, while it took four Kennett pitchers to weather the storm...
Kennett struggles against Malden's ace in 7-1 loss (03/31/15)
Though storms rained out nearby games, the weather let up just enough to allow Kennett to face a tough pitcher in Malden. Toby Miller threw a complete game to beat the Indians 7-1. Miller won with no earned runs, while it took four Kennett pitchers to weather the storm...
March 31, 2015 Scoreboard (03/31/15)
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High school roundup: Notre Dame golfers win own tournament (03/31/15)
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High school roundup: Notre Dame golfers win own tournament (03/31/15)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Wheeler wins Notre Dame Invitational (03/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Sikeston senior Gabe Wheeler shot a 73 to win the individual championship during Monday's 16th Annual Notre Dame Invitational at Bent Creek Golf Course in Cape Girardeau. This is Wheeler's first Notre Dame Invitational win...
March 30, 2015 Scoreboard (03/30/15)
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March 28, 2015 Scoreboard (03/28/15)
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Dexter's McKuin, Jackson's Reynolds selected SEMO Conference Players of the Year (03/26/15)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Melanie McKuin continued the Dexter Lady Bearcats' recent run of Bob Gray Award winners Wednesday night while Blake Reynolds became the first Jackson player since 1987 to win the John Gibbs Award. Both were among the honorees at the 57th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum, which started off the festivities with a keynote address by University of Missouri men's basketball coach Kim Anderson...
Malden baseball team hands Dexter first loss 18-7 (03/25/15)
MALDEN, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity baseball team met its match for the first time this season Tuesday afternoon as it suffered an 18-7 five-inning loss at Malden. Malden, which was playing its season-opener, recorded 15 hits and plated at least one run in every inning it batted...
Malden baseball team hands Dexter first loss 18-7 (03/25/15)
MALDEN, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity baseball team met its match for the first time this season Tuesday afternoon as it suffered an 18-7 five-inning loss at Malden. Malden, which was playing its season-opener, recorded 15 hits and plated at least one run in every inning it batted...
March 24, 2015 Scoreboard (03/24/15)
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Preview: Dexter high school softball team (03/24/15)
The Dexter high school softball program has been prepping for a big season under first-year head coach Starla Pulley for months. "I'm real excited," Pulley said of taking over the program. "We've been working on our defense since the fall in open gyms. We've also had morning practices for our pitchers to try to get them ready."...
Boys, girls Class 3 All-District teams (03/05/15)
Boys: Willie Jimerson - NMCC - Sr. Indaqual Presberry - Hayti - Sr. Cortez Dobbinz - Malden - Sr. Tyrone Alston - Caruthersville - Jr. Kyle Moore - Senath-Hornersville - Jr. Asten Newsom - NMCC - Sr. Tervor Ison - Malden - Jr. Brandon Burden - Hayti - Sr...
Presberry, Dobbins share Bootheel Conference Player of the Year nod (03/05/15)
This year, voters simply couldn't pick one top player from the Bootheel Conference. In a testament to the vast amount of talent on display in area, Hayti's Indaqual Presberry and Malden's Cortez Dobbins were handed Co-Player of the Year awards. Senath-Hornersville's Kyle Moore and Victor Dukes weren't very far behind, as they joined Tyron Austin and many more on the varsity All-Conference Team...
Eagles capture Class 3, District 1 crown with 70-32 romp over Malden (02/28/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- All season long New Madrid County Central has shown that this team is different than Eagles teams of the past few years. They shoot it better. They defend better. They rebound better. They're just, well, better...
Kennett Middle School volleyball wins season opener (02/26/15)
On Thurday, the Kennett Middle School volleyball team started the season on the right track by topping South Pemiscot in both seventh and eighth grade play. Both teams won in straight sets. The seventh grade won 25-13, 25-16; the eighth grade won 25-10, 25-18...
February 26, 2015 Scoreboard (02/26/15)
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Offense lacks for Portageville, NMCC rolls in first round of Class 3, District 1 tournament (02/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- A problem that has plagued the Portageville boys basketball team all season came back to haunt them once again. Held to just eight points in the first half, the Bulldogs saw their season end Tuesday after falling to Hayti 47-34 during the Class 3, District 1 tournament at New Madrid County Central High School...
NMCC squeaks by Malden, Portageville advances in Class 3, District 1 girls tournament (02/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Fourth-seeded New Madrid County Central slipped past upset-minded Malden 42-40 during the first round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament Monday at New Madrid County Central High School. Senior Shanterra Waters hit the tying field goal and go-ahead free throw with 34 seconds remaining and NMCC was able to thwart each of Malden's chances to hold on for first-year head coach BJ Stone's first district win...
Offense lacks for Portageville, NMCC rolls in first round of Class 3, District 1 tournament (02/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- A problem that has plagued the Portageville boys basketball team all season came back to haunt them once again. Held to just eight points in the first half, the Bulldogs saw their season end Tuesday after falling to Hayti 47-34 during the Class 3, District 1 tournament at New Madrid County Central High School...
February 24, 2015 Scoreboard (02/24/15)
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NMCC squeaks by Malden, Portageville advances in Class 2, District 1 girls tournament (02/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Fourth-seeded New Madrid County Central slipped past upset-minded Malden 42-40 during the first round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament Monday at New Madrid County Central High School. Senior Shanterra Waters hit the tying field goal and go-ahead free throw with 34 seconds remaining and NMCC was able to thwart each of Malden's chances to hold on for first-year head coach BJ Stone's first district win...
Saturday's basketball games postponed (Updated District Basketball Tournaments Included) (02/21/15)
Saturday's Dexter-Poplar Bluff varsity boys and girls basketball games scheduled for 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. at Poplar Bluff High School are cancelled. All district basketball tournaments have also been postponed Saturday. View updated brackets at this link: Updated basketball tournament brackets...
District host sites, state baseball rankings released (02/19/15)
District host sites are set for the 2015 spring baseball season. Gideon is slated to host Class 1, District 1 featuring Clarkton, Delta C-7, Gideon, Naylor, North Pemiscot, Risco and Southland. Oran is slated to host Class 1, District 2 featuring Advance, Bell City, Leopold, Oak Ridge, Oran, Richland and Scott County Central...
Bernie beats Malden 76-61 for 20th victory (02/14/15)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules varsity boys basketball program reached the 20-win plateau yet again Friday night with a 76-61 win against the Malden Green Wave. Malden played Bernie even in the second half after being outscored 41-26 in the first half...
Bernie beats Malden 76-61 for 20th victory (02/14/15)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules varsity boys basketball program reached the 20-win plateau yet again Friday night with a 76-61 win against the Malden Green Wave. Malden played Bernie even in the second half after being outscored 41-26 in the first half...
February 13, 2015 Scoreboard (02/13/15)
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On and off court, Bogan makes big splash against Malden (02/11/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- In typical fashion, Delfincko Bogan made a big splash Tuesday night. His near double-double wasn't the cause. Neither was his team's 83-69 win over Malden. No, Bogan saved his biggest news until after the court was cleared and everyone had left Charleston High School...
Senath-Hornersville, Portageville set for Bootheel Conference Tournament final (02/11/15)
Senath-Hornersville is set to face off against powerhouse Portageville, after both teams punched their ticket into the Bootheel Conference tournament final. The Lady Lions towered over Malden on Tuesday night, cruising to a 28-10 victory. They completely shut down the Lady Green Wave in the first and third quarters, and they only surrendered two points in the second quarter...
Senath-Hornersville, Portageville set for Bootheel Conference Tournament final (02/11/15)
Senath-Hornersville is set to face off against powerhouse Portageville, after both teams punched their ticket into the Bootheel Conference tournament final. The Lady Lions towered over Malden on Tuesday night, cruising to a 28-10 victory. They completely shut down the Lady Green Wave in the first and third quarters, and they only surrendered two points in the second quarter...
On and off court, Bogan makes big splash against Malden (02/11/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- In typical fashion, Delfincko Bogan made a big splash Tuesday night. His near double-double wasn't the cause. Neither was his team's 83-69 win over Malden. No, Bogan saved his biggest news until after the court was cleared and everyone had left Charleston High School...
Seeds released for Class 3, District 1 basketball tournaments (02/10/15)
NEW MADRID -- Seedings for the Class 3, District 1 boys and girls basketball tournament were released Tuesday. This year's host, New Madrid County Central, was given the top seed on the boys side while Twin Rivers holds the top seed in the girls bracket...
February 10, 2015 Scoreboard (02/10/15)
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Seeds released for Class 3, District 1 basketball tournaments (02/10/15)
NEW MADRID -- Seedings for the Class 3, District 1 boys and girls basketball tournament were released Tuesday. This year's host, New Madrid County Central, was given the top seed on the boys side while Twin Rivers holds the top seed in the girls bracket...
PREP ROUNDUP: Chaffee downs Portageville, Charleston outlasts Oran (02/06/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- The Chaffee girls basketball team won its seventh game in a row defeating Portageville 61-35 on Tuesday at Chaffee High School. Jordan Pruitt led Chaffee (18-5) with 19 points. Kylie Wilhite added 18 points, seven rebounds and five assists while Lindsey Harrell had a double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds. Julia Sutterfield scored five points and had seven assists, five rebounds and five steals...
February 6, 2015 Scoreboard (02/06/15)
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February 5, 2015 Scoreboard (02/05/15)
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Malden, Hayti advance to Bootheel Conference Tournament JV final (02/04/15)
The dust has settled from two close battles in the junior varsity bracket of the Bootheel Conference Tournament. Hayti and Malden are now set for a rematch of a close early-season battle, only this time they're fighting for one of the season's top prizes...
Malden, Hayti advance to Bootheel Conference Tournament JV final (02/04/15)
The dust has settled from two close battles in the junior varsity bracket of the Bootheel Conference Tournament. Hayti and Malden are now set for a rematch of a close early-season battle, only this time they're fighting for one of the season's top prizes...
February 2, 2015 Scoreboard (02/02/15)
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January 30, 2015 Scoreboard (01/30/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly wins fourth-straight, Charleston downs Malden (01/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Tessa Johnson scored 10 points and Logan Ivie nearly notched a double-double during Kelly's 37-30 road win over Oran Thursday. Kelly (12-5) has won six of its last seven games. Ivie was Kelly's second-leading scorer with nine points while Stephanie Worth added six points and Dakaria Johnson had six steals...
January 29, 2015 Scoreboard (01/29/15)
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January 27, 2015 Scoreboard (01/27/15)
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January 23, 2015 Scoreboard (01/23/15)
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Basketball state rankings, playoff host sites set (01/23/15)
The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association released its latest state rankings Jan. 21. Three boys basketball teams and two girls basketball teams from the semoball.com coverage area are state-ranked. The Scott County Central boys are ranked sixth in Class 2, the New Madrid County Central boys are ranked fourth in Class 3 and the Cape Central boys are ranked sixth in Class 4...
January 20, 2015 Scoreboard (01/20/15)
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Kennett beats hosts to claim Malden JV Tournament title (01/19/15)
The Kennett Indians capped off a grueling week of basketball by beating the host team for first place at the Malden JV tournament.
Kennett beats hosts to claim Malden JV Tournament title (01/19/15)
The Kennett Indians capped off a grueling week of basketball by beating the host team for first place at the Malden JV tournament.
January 17, 2015 Scoreboard (01/17/15)
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Bloomfield beats Malden boys basketball team again 45-44 (01/17/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats varsity boys basketball program got the best of Malden for a second time this season 45-44 Friday night. Bloomfield doubled Malden on the scoreboard by halftime 26-13 before Malden rallied to tie things up at 33-33 by the start of the fourth quarter...
Bloomfield beats Malden boys basketball team again 45-44 (01/17/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats varsity boys basketball program got the best of Malden for a second time this season 45-44 Friday night. Bloomfield doubled Malden on the scoreboard by halftime 26-13 before Malden rallied to tie things up at 33-33 by the start of the fourth quarter...
January 16, 2015 Scoreboard (01/16/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Risco still searching for win, Dobbins sets point record (01/14/15)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Still searching for that elusive first win, the Risco Tigers lost a close battle with visiting Clarkton on Tuesday, 51-45. Only trailing by a point, 17-16, after the first quarter, the Tigers (0-10) were outscored 14-4 in the second quarter to fall back by 11 points at halftime. Risco out-paced the Reindeer 16-6 in the third quarter to close back within a point entering the fourth, but were outscored 14-9 in the final frame...
PREP ROUNDUP: Risco still searching for win, Dobbins sets point record (01/14/15)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Still searching for that elusive first win, the Risco Tigers lost a close battle with visiting Clarkton on Tuesday, 51-45. Only trailing by a point, 17-16, after the first quarter, the Tigers (0-10) were outscored 14-4 in the second quarter to fall back by 11 points at halftime. Risco out-paced the Reindeer 16-6 in the third quarter to close back within a point entering the fourth, but were outscored 14-9 in the final frame...
Senath-Hornersville wins historic overtime battle in Malden (01/14/15)
There simply aren't enough superlatives to describe Tuesday night's battle inside the Malden High School gymnasium. Instead, the facts of the game speak for themselves: Victor Dukes scored 56 points in his debut for Senath-Hornersville. Kyle Moore scored 29. Cortez Dobbins topped them both by scoring a school-record 67 points for Malden. Senath-Hornersville prevailed in overtime, 109-104, in what could be a clear signal to district and conference rivals...
Senath-Hornersville wins historic overtime battle in Malden (01/13/15)
There simply aren't enough superlatives to describe Tuesday night's battle inside the Malden High School gymnasium. Instead, the facts of the game speak for themselves: Victor Dukes scored 56 points in his debut for Senath-Hornersville. Kyle Moore scored 29. Cortez Dobbins topped them both by scoring a school-record 67 points for Malden. Senath-Hornersville prevailed in overtime, 109-104, in what could be a clear signal to district and conference rivals...
January 13, 2015 Scoreboard (01/13/15)
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Lady Lions piece together a winning streak (01/13/15)
The Senath-Hornersville Lady Lions have put together a string of wins in their past few days. It's the a winning streak they've been working for, and now they hope to use it as momentum for the rest of the season. After beating East Carter County on Friday, the Lady Lions hosted Malden on Monday. Despite double-digit scoring from three Green Wave players, Senath-Hornersville found a way to eke out a 38-34 victory...
Lady Lions piece together a winning streak (01/13/15)
The Senath-Hornersville Lady Lions have put together a string of wins in their past few days. It's the a winning streak they've been working for, and now they hope to use it as momentum for the rest of the season. After beating East Carter County on Friday, the Lady Lions hosted Malden on Monday. Despite double-digit scoring from three Green Wave players, Senath-Hornersville found a way to eke out a 38-34 victory...
KHS among first round winners at Malden JV Tournament (01/12/15)
The Kennett Indians topped South Pemiscot 58-43 on Monday to advance in the Malden JV tournament, thanks to 21 points from Patrick Maddox and a trio of scorers who combined for 24 more.
NMCC wears down Malden 79-65 (01/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- One thing New Madrid County Central likes to throw at opponents is its depth. They rotate players from wire to wire and routinely wear down the other side. That's when their top scorers -- like Willie Jimerson, Javarcus Word and Asten Newsom -- can do ultimate damage...
NMCC wears down Malden 79-65 (01/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- One thing New Madrid County Central likes to throw at opponents is its depth. They rotate players from wire to wire and routinely wear down the other side. That's when their top scorers -- like Willie Jimerson, Javarcus Word and Asten Newsom -- can do ultimate damage...
January 9, 2015 Scoreboard (01/09/15)
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Lady Indians face issues in win over Malden, 44-28 (01/08/15)
The Malden Green Wave brought quite a fight to the Lady Indians on Thursday night. Malden possessed enough power in the paint to keep Heidi Shetley at bay for parts of the game, but she eventually found her way to the basket while Dakayla Duckworth filled in the gaps.
Lady Indians face issues in win over Malden, 44-28 (01/08/15)
The Malden Green Wave brought quite a fight to the Lady Indians on Thursday night. Malden possessed enough power in the paint to keep Heidi Shetley at bay for parts of the game, but she eventually found her way to the basket while Dakayla Duckworth filled in the gaps.
January 8, 2015 Scoreboard (01/08/15)
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January 6, 2015 Scoreboard (01/06/15)
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Malden eliminates Dexter from Bloomfield Christmas Tournament (12/29/14)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Dexter suffered a 56-43 elimination loss to No. 2 seeded Malden in a fifth-place semifinal Monday night at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament. Neither team led by more than five points in the first three quarters The game was tied at 35-35 at the start of the fourth period...
Malden eliminates Dexter from Bloomfield Christmas Tournament (12/29/14)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Dexter suffered a 56-43 elimination loss to No. 2 seeded Malden in a fifth-place semifinal Monday night at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament. Neither team led by more than five points in the first three quarters The game was tied at 35-35 at the start of the fourth period...
Dexter falls to Malden in fifth-place semifinals at Bloomfield (12/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD -- Despite going in the fourth quarter knotted up with Malden on Monday, Dexter's limited depth caught up with them in the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament fifth-place bracket semifinals. Unable to match the Green Wave's depth, the Bearcats were outscored 21-8 in the fourth quarter to end their tournament run with a 56-43 loss...
No. 6 Dexter nearly pulls off upset against No. 3 Kennett (12/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD -- After watching seventh-seeded Bloomfield stun second-seeded Malden, the Dexter Bearcats looked ready to pull off a second-straight upset Saturday night at the Bloomfield Christmad Tournament. Unfortunately for the sixth-seeded Bearcats, a few late rebounds proved to be the difference in game where third-seeded Kennett held on for a 42-41 quarterfinal win...
No. 7 Bloomfield shocks No. 2 Malden 54-47 in BCT quarterfinal (12/28/14)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The No. 7 seeded Bloomfield Wildcats collected the only championship quarter final upset at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament Saturday night with a 54-47 victory against No. 2 seeded Malden. The Malden Green Wave jumped out to a 10-2 lead less than five minutes into the first quarter but Bloomfield quickly responded with a 14-0 run to move ahead 21-12 with 5:50 remaining in the first half...
Bernie, Bloomfield & Dexter collect first-round wins at BCT (all BCT box scores included) (12/27/14)
Three SCAA teams remain in contention for the ultimate prize at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament after Day 1 action. The Bernie Mules, Dexter Bearcats and Bloomfield Wildcats secured opening-round victories Friday at the 16-team tournament...
No. 7 Bloomfield shocks No. 2 Malden 54-47 in BCT quarterfinal (12/28/14)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The No. 7 seeded Bloomfield Wildcats collected the only championship quarter final upset of the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament Saturday night with a 54-47 victory against No. 2 seeded Malden. The Malden Green Wave jumped out to a 10-2 lead less than five minutes into the first quarter but Bloomfield quickly responded with a 14-0 run to move ahead 21-12 with 5:50 remaining in the first half...
Bernie, Bloomfield & Dexter collect first-round wins at BCT (all BCT box scores included) (12/27/14)
Three SCAA teams remain in contention for the ultimate prize at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament after Day 1 action. The Bernie Mules, Dexter Bearcats and Bloomfield Wildcats secured opening-round victories Friday at the 16-team tournament...
Standard Democrat Football Player of the Year: Dremond Robinson (12/24/14)
Malden's historic season embodied by Robinson's dominating runs and quick-strike scoring ability
All-Standard Democrat Football team (12/24/14)
About this team: The All-SD team was chosen by the Standard Democrat sports department from our coverage area that includes: Chaffee, Charleston, Dexter, East Prairie, Kelly, Malden, NMCC, Portageville and Sikeston
All-Standard Democrat Football team (12/24/14)
About this team: The All-SD team was chosen by the Standard Democrat sports department from our coverage area that includes: Chaffee, Charleston, Dexter, East Prairie, Kelly, Malden, NMCC, Portageville and Sikeston
Standard Democrat Football Player of the Year: Dremond Robinson (12/24/14)
Malden's historic season embodied by Robinson's dominating runs and quick-strike scoring ability
All-Standard Democrat Football team (12/24/14)
Offense QB -- Peyton Pollock, sr., 6-1, 200, Dexter ------------------------ RB -- Dremond Robinson, sr., 5-6, 180, Malden ------------------------ RB -- Earnest Fobbs, jr., 6-1, 179, Sikeston ------------------------ RB -- Daniel McCray, jr., 5-9, 178, Portageville...
Scott County Central rallies to defeat Malden 88-84 (12/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It was just two short weeks ago that Scott County Central and Malden squared off for the Oran Invitational Tournament title. Despite a strong push by the Green Wave, it was the Braves who brought home the championship, 71-67, for the seventh-straight year...
December 20, 2014 Scoreboard (12/20/14)
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Scott County Central rallies to defeat Malden 88-84 (12/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It was just two short weeks ago that Scott County Central and Malden squared off for the Oran Invitational Tournament title. Despite a strong push by the Green Wave, it was the Braves who brought home the championship, 71-67, for the seventh-straight year...
December 19, 2014 Scoreboard (12/19/14)
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Kennett falls to Malden in the final minutes, 64-58 (12/16/14)
KENNETT, Mo. - A strong third quarter allowed the Malden Green Wave to gain just enough momentum to beat the Kennett Indians 64-58, despite an intense, back and forth fourth quarter on the Indians home court. Rantrell Caruthers led Kennett with 20 points, but two Malden players finished with 23 points each; Shaeen Perkins and Cortez Dobbins...
Kennett falls to Malden in the final minutes, 64-58 (12/16/14)
KENNETT, Mo. - A strong third quarter allowed the Malden Green Wave to gain just enough momentum to beat the Kennett Indians 64-58, despite an intense, back and forth fourth quarter on the Indians home court. Rantrell Caruthers led Kennett with 20 points, but two Malden players finished with 23 points each; Shaeen Perkins and Cortez Dobbins...
December 16, 2014 Scoreboard (12/16/14)
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Five Tigers, two Indians receive all-state recognition (12/16/14)
Five Central players and Tigers coach Nathan Norman were recognized in the Missouri Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association all-state teams released today.
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...
Scott County Central boys basketball team wins seventh straight OIT (12/06/14)
ORAN, Mo. -- Scott County Central went to a zone defense to try to help contain Malden senior Cortez Robbins in the championship game of the Oran Invitational Tournament on Friday night. In the process, the six-time defending tournament champs found the zone...
Scott County Central boys basketball team wins seventh straight OIT (12/07/14)
ORAN, Mo. -- Scott County Central went to a zone defense to try to help contain Malden senior Cortez Robbins in the championship game of the Oran Invitational Tournament on Friday night. In the process, the six-time defending tournament champs found the zone...
Scott County Central wins OIT title with 71-67 victory over Malden (12/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- In it's 59-year history the Oran Invitational Tournament has been more or less owned by the Scott County Central Braves. Heading into Friday's title game against Malden, the Braves had already appeared in the tournament's championship game a total of 30 times, having won it 21 of those instances...
2014 Missouri Football Coaches Association All-State Football Teams (12/06/14)
Four members of the Central football team were named first-team all-state by the Missouri Football Coaches Association on Friday.
Scott County Central wins OIT title with 71-67 victory over Malden (12/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- In it's 59-year history the Oran Invitational Tournament has been more or less owned by the Scott County Central Braves. Heading into Friday's title game against Malden, the Braves had already appeared in the tournament's championship game a total of 30 times, having won it 21 of those instances...
Malden boys basketball team downs Oran in OIT, advances to face Scott County Central (12/05/14)
The third-seeded Malden Green Wave finished 20 of 26 (77 percent) from the free-throw line and outlasted the second-seeded tournament host Eagles 70-63 on Thursday.
Oran falls to Malden 70-63 in OIT semifinals (12/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- After a back-and-forth game between second-seeded Oran and third-seeded Malden it was the Green Wave's deft free throw shooting that booked their ticket to the Oran Invitational Tournament title game. Building a five-point lead in the final three minutes of the contest, Malden hit 13 of their final 14 free throws to hold on for a 70-63 final that propels them back to the title game after a seven-year absence...
Malden boys basketball team downs Oran in OIT, advances to face Scott County Central (12/05/14)
ORAN, Mo. -- It came down to the charity stripe in the last semifinal of the Oran Invitational Tournament. The third-seeded Malden Green Wave finished 20 of 26 (77 percent) from the free-throw line and outlasted the second-seeded tournament host Eagles 70-63 on Thursday...
Oran falls to Malden 70-63 in OIT semifinals (12/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- After a back-and-forth game between second-seeded Oran and third-seeded Malden it was the Green Wave's deft free throw shooting that booked their ticket to the Oran Invitational Tournament title game. Building a five-point lead in the final three minutes of the contest, Malden hit 13 of their final 14 free throws to hold on for a 70-63 final that propels them back to the title game after a seven-year absence...
Jackson pair take home SEMO Conference's highest football honors (12/04/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Jackson Indians swept the two biggest awards Wednesday night during the 69th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. Dante Vandeven was awarded the SEMO Conference's highest honor with the Carr Award as best high school football player in Southeast Missouri...
Kennett football earns SEMO All-Conference nods (12/04/14)
Seven Kennett High School football players earned their spot on the SEMO Central All-Conference team. The selections were announced at a banquet Wednesday night in Sikeston.
SEMO All-Conference football teams selected (12/04/14)
The 2014 SEMO Confernce teams are selected by the coaches. SEMO NORTH Offense First Team QB -- Dante Vandeven, Jackson, Sr., 6-2, 190 RB -- Braion Owens, Cape Central, Sr., 5-11, 190 RB -- Earnest Fobbs, Sikeston, Jr., 6-1, 170 RB -- Bi Nguyen, Poplar Bluff, Sr., 5-9, 140...
Jackson pair take home SEMO Conference's highest football honors (12/04/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Jackson Indians swept the two biggest awards Wednesday night during the 69th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. Dante Vandeven was awarded the SEMO Conference's highest honor with the Carr Award as best high school football player in Southeast Missouri...
Jackson QB Vandeven claims Carr Award (12/03/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Jackson Indians swept the two biggest awards Wednesday night during the 69th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. Dante Vandeven was awarded the SEMO Conference's highest honor with the Carr Award as best high school football player in Southeast Missouri...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC rolls past Eagles, Braves open with OIT win (12/03/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Senior Willie Jimerson scored a game-high 21 points and the New Madrid County Central Eagles took down visiting East Prairie 75-36 Tuesday. Jarvarcus Word added 18 points for NMCC, who moved to 3-0 to start the season...
Jackson QB Vandeven claims Carr Award (12/03/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Jackson Indians swept the two biggest awards Wednesday night during the 69th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. Dante Vandeven was awarded the SEMO Conference's highest honor with the Carr Award as best high school football player in Southeast Missouri...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC rolls past Eagles, Braves open with OIT win (12/03/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Senior Willie Jimerson scored a game-high 21 points and the New Madrid County Central Eagles took down visiting East Prairie 75-36 Tuesday. Jarvarcus Word added 18 points for NMCC, who moved to 3-0 to start the season...
High school roundup: Oran, Malden, SCC win openers at Oran Tournament (12/03/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Oran, Malden, SCC win openers at Oran Tournament (12/03/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Six Dexter players make media all-region football team (12/01/14)
The Missouri Sportswriters Association released its all-region football team Monday. Six Dexter football players were selected to the Class 3 all-region team. Dexter junior offensive lineman Jared Deal was selected first-team offense. Deal made the line calls and was a tenacious blocker...
All-Region high school football teams (12/01/14)
The 2014 Southeast Missouri All-Region football teams selected by a panel of sportswriters from eight publications. OFFENSE First team QB -- Dante Vandeven, Jackson, Sr. 6-2, 190 lbs. RB -- Braion Owens, Cape Central, Sr. 5-11, 190 lbs. RB -- Earnest Fobbs, Sikeston, Jr. 6-1, 170 lbs...
Stoddard County boys and girls basketball previews (12/01/14)
By DUSTIN WARD Daily Statesman ADVANCE, Mo. - Expectations remain high for the Advance Hornets varsity boys basketball program after a trip to the Class 2 state quarterfinals last season. "I expect a lot this season," Advance second-year coach Bubba Wheetley said. "It's going to be hard to replace Lane, but we've got some young kids coming up who can shoot and handle the ball pretty good. We are really looking forward to this year."...
Malden's state hopes dashed by defending champion Lamar (11/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- After dominating their competition all season long, the Malden Green Wave finally met its match Saturday in the Class 2 semifinals against the three-time defending state champion Lamar Tigers. Playing in front of a packed, energetic home crowd, Malden was shutout offensively as the Tigers claimed a 28-2 victory to earn their spot back in the title game...
Malden's state hopes dashed by defending champion Lamar (11/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- After dominating their competition all season long, the Malden Green Wave finally met its match Saturday in the Class 2 semifinals against the three-time defending state champion Lamar Tigers. Playing in front of a packed, energetic home crowd, Malden was shutout offensively as the Tigers claimed a 28-2 victory to earn their spot back in the title game...
Malden can truly embrace underdog role in Class 2 semifinal against Lamar (11/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- As they prepare for the biggest game of their season Saturday in the Class 2 semifinals, the Malden Green Wave have been put into an unfamiliar role for a team that has routed all challengers on the way to a spotless 13-0 record...
Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association announces all-region team (11/20/14)
The Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association released its 2014 All-Region teams Wednesday and several local athletes were selected. The full list is as follows: Class 4 & 5 Offense First team QB -- Dante Vandever, Jackson, Sr. RB -- Chris Walsh, Hillsboro, Sr...
Malden can truly embrace underdog role in Class 2 semifinal against Lamar (11/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- As they prepare for the biggest game of their season Saturday in the Class 2 semifinals, the Malden Green Wave have been put into an unfamiliar role for a team that has routed all challengers on the way to a spotless 13-0 record...
Malden can finally embrace underdog role in Class 2 semifinal against Lamar (11/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- As they prepare for the biggest game of their season Saturday in the Class 2 semifinals, the Malden Green Wave have been put into an unfamiliar role for a team that has routed all challengers on the way to a spotless 13-0 record...
Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association announces all-region team (11/20/14)
The Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association released its 2014 All-Region teams Wednesday and several local athletes were selected. The full list is as follows: Class 4 & 5 Offense First team QB -- Dante Vandever, Jackson, Sr. RB -- Chris Walsh, Hillsboro, Sr...
Malden can finally embrace underdog role in Class 2 semifinal against Lamar (11/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- As they prepare for the biggest game of their season Saturday in the Class 2 semifinals, the Malden Green Wave have been put into an unfamiliar role for a team that has routed all challengers on the way to a spotless 13-0 record...
2014-2015 Malden Girls Basketball Schedule (11/19/14)
Day 1 of girls Bootheel Conference Tournament (11/17/14)
Senath-Hornersville hosts the girls Bootheel Conference junior high basketball tournament throughout the week. The first day of play featured the seventh grade teams, with the hosts proving why they may be the strongest team in the tournament.
Malden football team rolls into Class 2 semifinals (11/14/14)
The Malden Green Wave's dominant season continued on Friday night, rolling past Cardinal Ritter 47-6 in a Class 2 quarterfinal game.
Malden football team rolls into Class 2 semifinals (11/14/14)
The Malden Green Wave's dominant season continued on Friday night, rolling past Cardinal Ritter 47-6 in a Class 2 quarterfinal game.
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...
Holcomb beats Malden for first win of the season (11/13/14)
While Holcomb's seventh grade side already has some wins under their belt this year, Thursday night's battle against Malden marked the first win of the season for the eighth graders.
Holcomb beats Malden for first win of the season (11/13/14)
While Holcomb's seventh grade side already has some wins under their belt this year, Thursday night's battle against Malden marked the first win of the season for the eighth graders.
Malden gearing up for quarterfinal matchup with Cardinal Ritter (11/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- With their first district title since 2000 in the books, the Malden Green Wave stand just two wins away from a trip to the Edward Jones Dome for the Class 2 championship. Their next test comes in the form of Cardinal Ritter, who the undefeated Green Wave will travel to St. Louis to face in the quarterfinals Friday night at 7 p.m...
Malden gearing up for quarterfinal matchup with Cardinal Ritter (11/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- With their first district title since 2000 in the books, the Malden Green Wave stand just two wins away from a trip to the Edward Jones Dome for the Class 2 championship. Their next test comes in the form of Cardinal Ritter, who the undefeated Green Wave will travel to St. Louis to face in the quarterfinals Friday night at 7 p.m...
Malden dethrones Caruthersville 61-16 in district title game (11/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- A testy bout between Class 2, District 1 rivals Malden and Caruthersville led to a changing of the guard on Friday as the six-time champion Tigers saw their reign come to an end. Pounding out 440 yards on the ground, the Green Wave brushed off a sideline-clearing dustup to rout the Tigers 61-16 and celebrate their first championship since 2000 on their home field, affectionally known as the Swamp...
Fight, ejections give Malden, Caruthersville title game black eye (11/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- A total of eight players were ejected and a fan was taken away in handcuffs after an ugly scene during the Class 2, District 1 championship football game between Caruthersville and Malden Friday night at Malden High School...
Fight, ejections give Malden, Caruthersville title game black eye (11/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- A total of eight players were ejected and a fan was taken away in handcuffs after an ugly scene during the Class 2, District 1 championship football game between Caruthersville and Malden Friday night at Malden High School...
Malden dethrones Caruthersville 61-16 in district title game (11/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- A testy bout between Class 2, District 1 rivals Malden and Caruthersville led to a changing of the guard on Friday as the six-time champion Tigers saw their reign come to an end. Pounding out 440 yards on the ground, the Green Wave brushed off a sideline-clearing dustup to rout the Tigers 61-16 and celebrate their first championship since 2000 on their home field, affectionally known as the Swamp...
Malden looking to knock off district foe Caruthersville in title game (11/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- Through his first four years as head coach at Malden, Joel Wyatt saw rival Caruthersville dominate the Class 2, District 1 landscape. Not only have they held the district crown in every year of Wyatt's tenure, but the current defending champs have reeled off six in a row...
Malden looking to knock off district foe Caruthersville in title game (11/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- Through his first four years as head coach at Malden, Joel Wyatt saw rival Caruthersville dominate the Class 2, District 1 landscape. Not only have they held the district crown in every year of Wyatt's tenure, but the current defending champs have reeled off six in a row...
Malden steamrolls Hayti, advances to title game (11/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- It can sometimes be a task to keep a team like Malden focused on each given Friday. The Green Wave are undefeated, they score over 60 points a game and have had each contest well in hand by halftime. One thing that drives senior Cortez Dobbins is something Malden hasn't experienced in 14 years. The main thing that drives Dobbins and his teammates is not allowing their historic run to end prematurely...
Malden steamrolls Hayti, advances to title game (11/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- It can sometimes be a task to keep a team like Malden focused on each given Friday. The Green Wave are undefeated, they score over 60 points a game and have had each contest well in hand by halftime. One thing that drives senior Cortez Dobbins is something Malden hasn't experienced in 14 years. The main thing that drives Dobbins and his teammates is not allowing their historic run to end prematurely...
Hayti gets revenge on shorthanded Portageville (10/25/14)
By Chris Pobst sports@standard-democrat.com PORTAGEVILLE -- The scenario surrounding both Portageville and Hayti Friday was who could limp to the finish line first. A depleted, fourth-seeded Portageville roster fell to another injury-riddled No. 5 Hayti 38-0 during the first round of the Class 2, District 1 tournament at Portageville High School ending Portageville's season...
Malden and Caruthersville roll; NMCC falls to Rebels (10/25/14)
MALDEN -- The Malden Green Wave scored 73 points and rolled over Charleston 73-8 in the first round game of the Class 2, District 1 Tournament on Friday night in Malden. Malden scored four passing touchdowns to go along with three rushing scores, a blocked punt return touchdown, punt return touchdown and an interception return score...
Malden and Caruthersville roll; NMCC falls to Rebels (10/25/14)
MALDEN -- The Malden Green Wave scored 73 points and rolled over Charleston 73-8 in the first round game of the Class 2, District 1 Tournament on Friday night in Malden. Malden scored four passing touchdowns to go along with three rushing scores, a blocked punt return touchdown, punt return touchdown and an interception return score...
Prep Football Glance -- District Round 1 (10/23/14)
Chaffee at Valle Catholic Records: Chaffee 0-8; Valle Catholic 9-0 Series History: Valle Catholic leads 21-0 Last Meeting: 2011, Valle Catholic won 48-13 Last Week: Chaffee lost to Kelly 48-18; Valle Catholic defeated St. Pius X 47-9 Outlook: Chaffee is seeking history as they have never beaten Valle Catholic in 21 tries. ...
Prep Football Glance -- District Round 1 (10/23/14)
Chaffee at Valle Catholic Records: Chaffee 0-8; Valle Catholic 9-0 Series History: Valle Catholic leads 21-0 Last Meeting: 2011, Valle Catholic won 48-13 Last Week: Chaffee lost to Kelly 48-18; Valle Catholic defeated St. Pius X 47-9 Outlook: Chaffee is seeking history as they have never beaten Valle Catholic in 21 tries. ...
Portageville claims second-straight title with win over NMCC (10/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com PORTAGEVILLE -- The Portageville Lady Bulldogs were fortunate to have played its semifinal match first. Top-seeded Portageville took care of South Pemiscot in two sets during the first match of the Class 2, District 1 semifinal round Tuesday and then took it easy on the sidelines...
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...