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Briefly: Advance, Bloomfield claim middle school volleyball titles (04/16/14)
The Bloomfield seventh grade and Advance eighth grade claimed top prizes at the SCAA middle school volleyball tournaments Tuesday night at Woodland High School. Second-seeded Bloomfield beat fourth-seeded Bernie 25-6, 25-16, in the seventh grade title game...
High school roundup: Jackson baseball run-rules North County in home win (04/13/14)
Jackson junior right-hander Michael Houchin held North County to two hits and the offense supported him with a run in every inning as Jackson posted a 10-0 home win in six innings Friday. Houchin struck out 10 batters and walked one. Junior Tyler Slinkard led the offense with a double and three RBIs. Jordan Hadden, who had three of the Indians' 10 hits, Devin Austin, Cameron Duke and Jon Schumer each had a double for Jackson (4-8)...
High school roundup: Jackson baseball run-rules North County in home win (04/13/14)
Jackson junior right-hander Michael Houchin held North County to two hits and the offense supported him with a run in every inning as Jackson posted a 10-0 home win in six innings Friday. Houchin struck out 10 batters and walked one. Junior Tyler Slinkard led the offense with a double and three RBIs. Jordan Hadden, who had three of the Indians' 10 hits, Devin Austin, Cameron Duke and Jon Schumer each had a double for Jackson (4-8)...
Chaffee keeps unbeaten streak alive, hold off Puxico 8-6 (04/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- Despite some late-inning drama, the Puxico Indians couldn't deny the Chaffee Red Devils their 11th straight win to start the season. Playing in the Chaffee Round Robin Tournament on Friday, the Red Devils combined five hits with 15 walks to down the Indians 8-6 for their third win in as many days...
April 12, 2014 Scoreboard (04/12/14)
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Chaffee keeps unbeaten streak alive, hold off Puxico 8-6 (04/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- Despite some late-inning drama, the Puxico Indians couldn't deny the Chaffee Red Devils their 11th straight win to start the season. Playing in the Chaffee Round Robin Tournament on Friday, the Red Devils combined five hits with 15 walks to down the Indians 8-6 for their third win in as many days...
SCAA Roundup: Bloomfield baseball team stays perfect, other SCAA schools secure wins (04/11/14)
The success continued Thursday for the undefeated Bloomfield Widlcats high school baseball team. Bloomfield improved to 6-0 with 29-3 win against Richland. "It's always nice to record a conference win and I was glad to see some different guys step up and contribute when given an opportunity to play," Bloomfield coach Tyler Trover said. "Our kids are doing some good things and we are going to have to continue that trend with the quality opponents on our schedule in the next week"...
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...
SCAA all-conference boys basketball awards released (04/05/14)
The 2014 SCAA all-conference awards have been released for varsity boys basketball. Advance guard Lane Below has been selected as the SCAA Player of the Year. Below averaged 27.3 points and 5.2 assists per game his senior season. Bernie senior guard B.J. Jennings has been selected as the Defensive Player of the Year...
SCAA all-conference boys basketball awards released (04/05/14)
The 2014 SCAA all-conference awards have been released for varsity boys basketball. Advance guard Lane Below has been selected as the SCAA Player of the Year. Below averaged 27.3 points and 5.2 assists per game his senior season. Bernie senior guard B.J. Jennings has been selected as the Defensive Player of the Year...
High school roundup: Woodland's McCormick throws no-hitter (04/02/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Woodland's McCormick throws no-hitter (04/02/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
April 1, 2014 Scoreboard (04/01/14)
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High school roundup: Chaffee baseball stops Kelly, improves to 6-0 (04/01/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Chaffee baseball stops Kelly, improves to 6-0 (04/01/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
March 31, 2014 Scoreboard (03/31/14)
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March 28, 2014 Scoreboard (03/28/14)
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March 24, 2014 Scoreboard (03/24/14)
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Preview: Dexter Bearcats high school softball team (03/21/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats softball team enters the 2014 season with an ample supply of underclassmen. 12 of the 17 players on the Dexter squad are freshmen or sophomores. The remaining makeup includes three seniors and two juniors. "We are excited about the season," Dexter softball coach Chris Bolin said. "It's our first season to have a district. That changes the whole perplexity of the season so we've been kind of preparing for that...
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...
High school roundup: CBC defeats Jackson boys basketball team 74-66 (02/19/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
SCAA boys hoops: Advance, Bernie, Bloomfield & Puxico collect varsity wins (02/19/14)
ADVANCE, Mo. - The Advance Hornets beat the Oran Eagles 76-61 Tuesday night. Advance outscored Oran 30-18 in the second quarter and entered halftime with a 44-30 lead. Lane Below tallied an unprecedented 49 points for Advance. He hit five of his team's seven 3-pointers...
SCAA boys hoops: Advance, Bernie, Bloomfield & Puxico collect varsity wins (02/19/14)
ADVANCE, Mo. - The Advance Hornets beat the Oran Eagles 76-61 Tuesday night. Advance outscored Oran 30-18 in the second quarter and entered halftime with a 44-30 lead. Lane Below tallied an unprecedented 49 points for Advance. He hit five of his team's seven 3-pointers...
High school roundup: CBC defeats Jackson boys basketball team 74-66 (02/19/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
February 18, 2014 Scoreboard (02/18/14)
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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...
SCAA Hoops Roundup: Bernie beats Hayti for 20th win (02/12/14)
The Bernie Mules made a final case for the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Class 2, District 1, basketball tournament when it beat Hayti 63-50 Tuesday night for its 20th win of the season. "It was good to see some fire in our kids tonight," Bernie coach Brad Botsch said. ...
PREP ROUNDUP: Eagles win, EP reaches double digit victories (02/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Led by a combined 49 points from Seth Ressel and Hunter Schlosser, the Oran Eagles rolled to a 74-49 win over visiting Bloomfield on Tuesday at Oran High School. Oran outpaced the Wildcats 21-11 in the opening period and led 34-21 at the break. In outscoring Bloomfield 24-14 in the third quarter they built a comfortable 23 point lead going into the fourth...
SCAA Hoops Roundup: Bernie beats Hayti for 20th win (02/12/14)
The Bernie Mules made a final case for the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Class 2, District 1, basketball tournament when it beat Hayti 63-50 Tuesday night for its 20th win of the season. "It was good to see some fire in our kids tonight," Bernie coach Brad Botsch said. ...
High school roundup: Notre Dame boys prevail 91-88 in 3 OT (02/12/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Eagles win, EP reaches double digit victories (02/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Led by a combined 49 points from Seth Ressel and Hunter Schlosser, the Oran Eagles rolled to a 74-49 win over visiting Bloomfield on Tuesday at Oran High School. Oran outpaced the Wildcats 21-11 in the opening period and led 34-21 at the break. In outscoring Bloomfield 24-14 in the third quarter they built a comfortable 23 point lead going into the fourth...
High school roundup: Notre Dame boys prevail 91-88 in 3 OT (02/12/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Braves survive scare, Lady Bearcats hold off Notre Dame (02/11/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Surviving a scare, the Scott County Central Braves got 23 points from Jeffery Porter to escape visiting Oak Ridge 76-71. Porter went 4 of 14 from the floor but an almost perfect 15 of 16 from the free throw line for the Braves (15-4).LaRandis Banks added 19 points on 8 of 14 shooting and Kendall Blissett chipped in 17 points and 14 rebounds...
February 11, 2014 Scoreboard (02/11/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Braves survive scare, Lady Bearcats hold off Notre Dame (02/11/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Surviving a scare, the Scott County Central Braves got 23 points from Jeffery Porter to escape visiting Oak Ridge 76-71. Porter went 4 of 14 from the floor but an almost perfect 15 of 16 from the free throw line for the Braves (15-4).LaRandis Banks added 19 points on 8 of 14 shooting and Kendall Blissett chipped in 17 points and 14 rebounds...
High school roundup: Dexter boys hit Perryville for first home win of season (02/11/14)
The Dexter boys basketball team claimed its first home victory of the season with a 75-69 win over Perryville on Monday night. Dexter took a 28-21 lead into halftime, but Perryville pulled even at 32-32 on a basket by Trenton Green with 5 minutes, 7 seconds left in the third quarter...
High school roundup: Dexter boys hit Perryville for first home win of season (02/11/14)
The Dexter boys basketball team claimed its first home victory of the season with a 75-69 win over Perryville on Monday night. Dexter took a 28-21 lead into halftime, but Perryville pulled even at 32-32 on a basket by Trenton Green with 5 minutes, 7 seconds left in the third quarter...
February 1, 2014 Scoreboard (02/01/14)
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SCAA Tournament Roundup: Bell City wins JV title at buzzer (02/01/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - Bell City freshman guard Cole Nichols didn't pass up a chance to electrify a large crowd at the Bearcat Event Center in the closing seconds of the SCAA junior varsity championship Friday night. Nichols told head coach C.J. Hadley in a timeout with 2.6 seconds remaining he wanted to take the final shot with his team trailing by one point...
SCAA Tournament Roundup: Bell City wins JV title at buzzer (02/01/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - Bell City freshman guard Cole Nichols didn't pass up a chance to electrify a large crowd at the Bearcat Event Center in the closing seconds of the SCAA junior varsity championship Friday night. Nichols told head coach C.J. Hadley in a timeout with 2.6 seconds remaining he wanted to take the final shot with his team trailing by one point...
SCAA Tournament: Defending champ Bernie outlasts Puxico 61-58 (01/31/14)
Note: A photo gallery is Day 3 action is available at this link: View Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - It took every rebound, timeout, steal, made free throw and everything else the top-seeded Bernie Mules could generate Thursday night to escape with a 61-58 victory against the fifth-seeded Puxico Indians in a varsity semifinal of the SCAA Tournament...
Bernie escapes upset-minded Puxico in SCAA semifinals (01/31/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- The Bernie Mules held up their No. 1 seed Thursday during the semifinals of the SCAA Conference tournament, but just barely. Fifth-seeded Puxico gave the Mules a scare late in the fourth quarter, but Bernie pulled out a 61-58 win to move on to the championship game today...
January 31, 2014 Scoreboard (01/31/14)
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SCAA Tournament: Defending champ Bernie outlasts Puxico 61-58 (01/31/14)
Note: A photo gallery is Day 3 action is available at this link: View Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - It took every rebound, timeout, steal, made free throw and everything else the top-seeded Bernie Mules could generate Thursday night to escape with a 61-58 victory against the fifth-seeded Puxico Indians in a varsity semifinal of the SCAA Tournament...
Bernie escapes upset-minded Puxico in SCAA semifinals (01/31/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- The Bernie Mules held up their No. 1 seed Thursday during the semifinals of the SCAA Conference tournament, but just barely. Fifth-seeded Puxico gave the Mules a scare late in the fourth quarter, but Bernie pulled out a 61-58 win to move on to the championship game today...
High school roundup: Woodland boys upset Advance in semis of Stoddard County Conference Tournament (01/31/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
January 30, 2014 Scoreboard (01/30/14)
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Blowouts, Bernie injury highlight Day 2 of SCAA tournaments (01/29/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The championship semifinals are set at the SCAA varsity and junior varsity boys basketball tournaments following Day 2 action Tuesday night at the Bearcat Event Center. The higher seeded team secured a double-digit victory in all four quarterfinal games Tuesday...
SCAA Tournament: No. 5 seeded Puxico sneaks past No. 4 seeded Dexter 51-50 in OT (01/28/14)
Note: 16 Photos of Monday action are available in a gallery at this link: View Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - An old-fashioned style 3-point play proved to be the difference in Monday night's SCAA varsity boys basketball quarterfinal between the fourth-seeded Dexter Bearcats and fifth-seeded Puxico Indians...
SCAA Tournament: No. 6 seeded Woodland upsets No. 3 Bloomfield 49-48 (01/28/14)
Note: 16 Photos of Monday action are available in a gallery at this link: Photos Here http://www.dailystatesman.com/gallery/18... DEXTER, Mo. - Fresh off a 51-45 road win at Bloomfield Friday Woodland first-year varsity boys basketball coach Scot Davis knew extra preparation was needed for Round 2 in the opening-round of the SCAA varsity boys basketball tournament Monday...
SCAA Tournament: JV Quarterfinal Results (01/28/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The fourth-seeded Dexter Bearcats beat the fifth-seeded Puxico Indians 59-33 in a junior varsity quarterfinal Monday night. Jason Jarrell led Dexter in scoring with 20 points. Addison Moore scored 12 points and Jacob Pedigo tallied 11 points...
SCAA Tournament: No. 5 seeded Puxico sneaks past No. 4 seeded Dexter 51-50 in OT (01/28/14)
Note: 16 Photos of Monday action are available in a gallery at this link: View Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - An old-fashioned style 3-point play proved to be the difference in Monday night's SCAA varsity boys basketball quarterfinal between the fourth-seeded Dexter Bearcats and fifth-seeded Puxico Indians...
High school roundup: Central girls dealt OT loss in tourney (01/28/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Dexter boys unable to sustain electric start (01/25/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the game is available at this link: VIew Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team came out blazing hot at the Bearcat Event Center Friday night after experiencing a sluggish start to both halves in a 69-64 loss to Puxico Tuesday...
SCAA roundup: Bernie beats Puxico, Woodland beats Bloomfield, Richland beats Zalma (01/25/14)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules varsity boys basketball team is well on its way to a regular-season SCAA title. Bernie improved to 6-0 in SCAA regular season-play Friday night with a 77-40 Homecoming win against the Puxico Indians. Bernie tallied an unprecedented 33 points in a third period it won by 20...
SCAA roundup: Bernie beats Puxico, Woodland beats Bloomfield, Richland beats Zalma (01/25/14)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules varsity boys basketball team is well on its way to a regular-season SCAA title. Bernie improved to 6-0 in SCAA regular season-play Friday night with a 77-40 Homecoming win against the Puxico Indians. Bernie tallied an unprecedented 33 points in a third period it won by 20...
Dexter hangs tough, eventually falls to NMCC (01/25/14)
DEXTER -- The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team came out blazing hot at the Bearcat Event Center Friday night after experiencing a sluggish start to both halves in a 69-64 loss to Puxico Tuesday. The Bearcats tallied the first seven points on a trey, 2-pointer and two free throws to jump out to a 7-0 lead against the New Madrid County Central Eagles with 5:26 remaining in the first quarter...
January 24, 2014 Scoreboard (01/24/14)
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Six Puxico players finish in double digits in 69-64 win against Dexter boys (01/22/14)
PUXICO, Mo. - The Puxico Indians varsity boys basketball team didn't experience a letdown about 24 hours after securing arguably its biggest victory of the season Monday night when it beat Twin Rivers 80-66. Puxico continued its strong midseason play with a 69-64 home win against the Dexter Bearcats Tuesday night at Arnold Ryan Gymnasium...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs take down Perryville, Sikeston grapplers lose on tie breaker (01/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- Behind 18 points from Erica Peet, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs defeated Perryville 51-36 on the road Tuesday. Tyra Bonner added 13 points and four steals while Mikala Nichols totaled eight points and eight steals for Sikeston who improved to 5-7 on the year. Peet also had seven rebounds, six steals and three blocks...
Six Puxico players finish in double digits in 69-64 win against Dexter boys (01/22/14)
PUXICO, Mo. - The Puxico Indians varsity boys basketball team didn't experience a letdown about 24 hours after securing arguably its biggest victory of the season Monday night when it beat Twin Rivers 80-66. Puxico continued its strong midseason play with a 69-64 home win against the Dexter Bearcats Tuesday night at Arnold Ryan Gymnasium...
High school roundup: Central boys basketball team routs Saxony Lutheran (01/22/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs take down Perryville, Sikeston grapplers lose on tie breaker (01/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- Behind 18 points from Erica Peet, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs defeated Perryville 51-36 on the road Tuesday. Tyra Bonner added 13 points and four steals while Mikala Nichols totaled eight points and eight steals for Sikeston who improved to 5-7 on the year. Peet also had seven rebounds, six steals and three blocks...
High school roundup: Central boys basketball team routs Saxony Lutheran (01/22/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Kelly girls finally solve East Prairie in Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament (01/14/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Kelly girls finally solve East Prairie in Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament (01/14/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Puxico boys beats Zalma 85-43 (01/14/14)
PUXICO, Mo. - The success continued for the Puxico Indians boys basketball team Monday night. The Puxico varsity boys secured its fourth straight win with an 85-43 decision against Zalma. Zach Tucker led all scorers with 24 points. Austin Teichman tallied 20 points and Garrett Payne scored 12 points...
Puxico boys beat Zalma 85-43 (01/14/14)
PUXICO, Mo. - The success continued for the Puxico Indians boys basketball team Monday night. The Puxico varsity boys secured its fourth straight win with an 85-43 decision against Zalma. Zach Tucker led all scorers with 24 points. Austin Teichman tallied 20 points and Garrett Payne scored 12 points...
January 13, 2014 Scoreboard (01/13/14)
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Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team rolls into Delta New Year's final (01/10/14)
The Crusaders posted a 60-27 victory over Scott County Central
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran, SCC advance through first round of Delta New Years Tourney (01/09/14)
DELTA -- Not many teams are successful when trying to run with the Oran girls basketball team. Puxico learned that lesson the hard way Wednesday night, falling to the Eagles 70-34 in the first round of the Delta New Years Tournament. Oran saw a 24-7 lead trimmed to 24-16 with just under two minutes gone in the second quarter. ...
Oran runs by Puxico in win (01/09/14)
The Eagles defeated the Indians 70-34 to open Delta New Years Tournament
District baseball classifications and host sites announced (01/08/14)
District assignments and host sites have been announced for district baseball tournaments for the spring of 2014. Three SCAA schools will compete in Class 1, District 2; three SCAA schools will compete in Class 2, District 3; one SCAA school will compete in Class 3, District 2; and one SCAA school will compete in Class 4, District 1...
2013 Stoddard County Sports Year-in-Review (01/03/14)
The accomplishments by Stoddard County athletes were unprecedented and at times unheard of at their respective programs before 2013. Other accomplishments represented continued success of traditional powerhouses in Stoddard County. The success continued for the Dexter Bearcats girls basketball program from the start of the calendar year until the end of 2013 under head coach Chad Allen. ...
2013 Stoddard County Sports Year-in-Review (01/03/14)
The accomplishments by Stoddard County athletes were unprecedented and at times unheard of at their respective programs before 2013. Other accomplishments represented continued success of traditional powerhouses in Stoddard County. The success continued for the Dexter Bearcats girls basketball program from the start of the calendar year until the end of 2013 under head coach Chad Allen. ...
December 30, 2013 Scoreboard (12/30/13)
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New defensive strategy helps propel Puxico boys past Van Buren and into consolation title game at BCT (12/29/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Puxico Indians coach Jon Simpher elected to implement a new defensive set before the start of the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament. "Man-to-man defense," Simpher said. "This tournament is the first tournament we've put it in. It's the first games we've ever played it and our defense has been pretty good."...
New defensive strategy helps propel Puxico boys past Van Buren and into consolation title game at BCT (12/29/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Puxico Indians coach Jon Simpher elected to implement a new defensive set before the start of the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament. "Man-to-man defense," Simpher said. "This tournament is the first tournament we've put it in. It's the first games we've ever played it and our defense has been pretty good."...
Bloomfield Roundup: Bernie and Kennett advance, Portageville eliminated (12/28/13)
BLOOMFIELD -- Coming back from a rough start, third-seeded Bernie took down fifth-seeded Twin Rivers 62-45. Bernie trailed by five point after the first quarter, but outscored the Royals 22-12 in the second to take a five-point lead into the break. They outpaced Twin Rivers a combined 35-23 in the second half to hold on for the win...
Bloomfield Roundup: Bernie and Kennett advance, Portageville eliminated (12/28/13)
BLOOMFIELD -- Coming back from a rough start, third-seeded Bernie took down fifth-seeded Twin Rivers 62-45. Bernie trailed by five point after the first quarter, but outscored the Royals 22-12 in the second to take a five-point lead into the break. They outpaced Twin Rivers a combined 35-23 in the second half to hold on for the win...
Saturday's final four set in consolation bracket at Bloomfield Christmas Tournament (12/28/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The consolation semifinals are set at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament following quarterfinal action Friday night. Holcomb will play Saxony Lutheran in the first consolation semifinal Saturday at 1 p.m. Puxico will meet Van Buren in the second consolation semifinal Saturday at 2:30 p.m...
Saturday's final four set in consolation bracket at Bloomfield Christmas Tournament (12/28/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The consolation semifinals are set at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament following quarterfinal action Friday night. Holcomb will play Saxony Lutheran in the first consolation semifinal Saturday at 1 p.m. Puxico will meet Van Buren in the second consolation semifinal Saturday at 2:30 p.m...
Bearcats escape Portageville in a day of few first round upsets at Bloomfield (12/27/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD -- Nearly undone by a rough third quarter, the seventh-seeded Dexter Bearcats escaped the opening round of the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament on Thursday with a 54-49 win over 11th-seeded Portageville. "We had a good first half and then in the second half I think we got tired a little bit at times," Dexter head coach Rob Nichols said. ...
December 27, 2013 Scoreboard (12/27/13)
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Balanced scoring carries Bernie past Puxico 72-38 (12/27/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The No. 3 seeded Bernie Mules received balanced scoring from the get-go as it rolled past the No. 14 seeded Puxico Indians 72-38 Thursday afternoon. Four different Bernie players hit a field goal in the opening three minutes to force a Puxico timeout with 4:52 left in the first quarter with the Mules leading 9-2. Two more Bernie players hit a shot before the first quarter ended as the Mules' lead swelled to 20-8...
Bloomfield Box Scores: Kennett, Hayti, Twin Rivers, South Pemiscot and Malden win first round games (12/27/13)
No. 1 Kennett 104, No. 16 Richland 50 The top-seeded Kennett Indians reached the century mark for the first time this season in a 104-50 first-round win against the No. 16 seeded Richland Rebels. Four Kennett players finished in double digits. Kevonte Mitchell tallied 28 points, Antavies Drake scored 22 points, Akeem Nelson calculated 15 points and Rantrell Caruthers recorded 11 points...
Bearcats escape Portageville in a day of few first round upsets at Bloomfield (12/27/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD -- Nearly undone by a rough third quarter, the seventh-seeded Dexter Bearcats escaped the opening round of the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament on Thursday with a 54-49 win over 11th-seeded Portageville. "We had a good first half and then in the second half I think we got tired a little bit at times," Dexter head coach Rob Nichols said. ...
December 26, 2013 Scoreboard (12/26/13)
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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 17, 2013 Scoreboard (12/17/13)
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First title chance for Oran falls Woodland's way (12/16/13)
CHAFFEE -- One way or another, a first-time champion was going to be crowned Saturday night at the Lady Devil Invitational Tournament. Unfortunately for the Oran Lady Eagles, it was Woodland making history with a fourth quarter push that held off the Lady Eagles for a 44-38 win...
Eagles down Hawks to claim third place at Lady Devils Invitational (12/15/13)

East Prairie won 42-25 at the Lady Devils Invitational By SCOTT ROSCOVIUS Southeast Missourian CHAFFEE -- Kelly girls basketball coach Rod McQuerter had a good plan for his squad heading into Saturday's third-place game of the Lady Devils Invitational against East Prairie...

High school roundup | Friday: Ressel leads Eagles past Scott City, 80-61 (12/15/13)
Seth Ressel sank seven 3-pointers and totaled a game-high 35 points to lead the Oran boys basketball team to an 80-61 road victory over Scott City on Friday night. Ressel also recorded seven rebounds, seven assists and five steals in the conference win that kept the Eagles undefeated...
High school roundup | Friday: Ressel leads Eagles past Scott City, 80-61 (12/15/13)
Seth Ressel sank seven 3-pointers and totaled a game-high 35 points to lead the Oran boys basketball team to an 80-61 road victory over Scott City on Friday night. Ressel also recorded seven rebounds, seven assists and five steals in the conference win that kept the Eagles undefeated...
Jackson cruises to Conference title over Notre Dame 62-42 (12/14/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Jackson Indians coasted to a SEMO Conference championship Friday defeating Notre Dame 62-42 at the Sikeston Field House. Josh Friess led the second-seeded Indian offense with 11 points. Karson King, Josh Daume and Blake Reynolds each scored nine...
Jackson cruises to Conference title over Notre Dame 62-42 (12/14/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Jackson Indians coasted to a SEMO Conference championship Friday defeating Notre Dame 62-42 at the Sikeston Field House. Josh Friess led the second-seeded Indian offense with 11 points. Karson King, Josh Daume and Blake Reynolds each scored nine...
SCAA H.S. hoops roundup: Bernie, Advance boys win big (12/14/13)
ADVANCE, Mo. - The Advance Hornets varsity boys basketball team tallied 34 first-quarter points on its way to a 93-76 SCAA Conference win against the Puxico Indians Friday night. Advance recorded at least 27 points in each of the first three quarters before being held to five points in the fourth quarter. The Hornets led by at least 10 the rest of the way after taking a 23-13 lead late in the first quarter...
SCAA H.S. hoops roundup: Bernie, Advance boys win big (12/14/13)
ADVANCE, Mo. - The Advance Hornets varsity boys basketball team tallied 34 first-quarter points on its way to a 93-76 SCAA Conference win against the Puxico Indians Friday night. Advance recorded at least 27 points in each of the first three quarters before being held to five points in the fourth quarter. The Hornets led by at least 10 the rest of the way after taking a 23-13 lead late in the first quarter...
High school roundup: Woodland, Oran to play for title at Lady Devils Invitational (12/13/13)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
Top seeds advance in first round of Lady Devils Invitational (12/12/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- Despite not seeing any competition in over a week, Kelly head coach Rod McQuerter was pleased with how his girls responded Wednesday in the opening round of the 37th annual Lady Red Devil Classic. Taking advantage of a strong second quarter the third-seeded Lady Hawks were able to hold off a late push by the defending champion and sixth-seeded Lady Devils for a 41-32 win...
December 12, 2013 Scoreboard (12/12/13)
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Top seeds advance in first round of Lady Devils Invitational (12/12/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- Despite not seeing any competition in over a week, Kelly head coach Rod McQuerter was pleased with how his girls responded Wednesday in the opening round of the 37th annual Lady Red Devil Classic. Taking advantage of a strong second quarter the third-seeded Lady Hawks were able to hold off a late push by the defending champion and sixth-seeded Lady Devils for a 41-32 win...
High school roundup: Leopold wins Woodland Invitational (12/12/13)
The Leopold boys basketball team took a four-point lead over Perryville into halftime at the weather-delayed Woodland Tournament on Wednesday. The Wildcats made a couple changes at halftime before running away with a 56-34 win. "We changed our defense up a little bit," Leopold coach Andy Beck said. ...
December 11, 2013 Scoreboard (12/11/13)
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Bernie & Twin Rivers book spots in Bernie Inv. final (12/05/13)
Note: 27 photos of Wednesday's semifinal action are available in a photo gallery at this link: View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - The stage is set for yet another epic showdown between the Bernie Mules and Twin Rivers Royals at the Bernie Invitational varsity boys basketball tournament...
Bernie & Twin Rivers book spots in Bernie Inv. final (12/05/13)
Note: 27 photos of Wednesday's semifinal action are available in a photo gallery at this link: View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - The stage is set for yet another epic showdown between the Bernie Mules and Twin Rivers Royals at the Bernie Invitational varsity boys basketball tournament...
December 3, 2013 Scoreboard (12/03/13)
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SCAA varsity boys basketball hoops roundup: Bernie cruises by Campbell (12/03/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The top-seeded Bernie Mules dominated the final three quarters of play Monday night after a slow start against eighth-seeded Campbell. Bernie outscored Campbell by at least 16 points in each of the last three quarters after winning the first quarter 13-12 on its way to a 78-28 win...
Basketball Preview: Puxico Indians (11/28/13)
PUXICO, Mo. - Expectations are high for a healthy Puxico Indians varsity boys basketball program entering the 2013-14 season. The Indians, which lost a player to a knee injury, shoulder injury and broken hand last season, won 20 of the 21 games it played over the summer with an injury-free squad...
Basketball Preview: Bernie Mules (11/28/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Depth is unlikely to be an issue for the Bernie Mules varsity boys basketball team entering the 2013-14 season. Traditional boys basketball juggernaut Bernie has eight seniors and six juniors on its varsity roster. "We've got 14 kids," Bernie eighth-year varsity boys basketball coach Brad Botsch said. ...
Basketball Preview: Dexter Bearcats (11/28/13)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team enters the 2013-14 season with two returning starters off of last season's squad that finished 7-17. "Last year we lost several kids for the year with injuries during football season," Dexter longtime basketball coach Rob Nichols said. ...
Basketball Preview: Puxico Lady Indians (11/28/13)
PUXICO, Mo. - The Puxico varsity girls basketball program enters the 2013-14 season with multiple returning starters. Puxico graduated only one senior off of last season's squad. "We are going to be young, but I think competitive" Puxico fifth-year girls basketball coach Jordan Lindsay said. "I've got a solid group of juniors and sophomores. We have no seniors, but I think we will be competitive."...
Basketball Preview: Puxico Indians (11/28/13)
PUXICO, Mo. - Expectations are high for a healthy Puxico Indians varsity boys basketball program entering the 2013-14 season. The Indians, which lost a player to a knee injury, shoulder injury and broken hand last season, won 20 of the 21 games it played over the summer with an injury-free squad...
Basketball Preview: Puxico Lady Indians (11/28/13)
PUXICO, Mo. - The Puxico varsity girls basketball program enters the 2013-14 season with multiple returning starters. Puxico graduated only one senior off of last season's squad. "We are going to be young, but I think competitive" Puxico fifth-year girls basketball coach Jordan Lindsay said. "I've got a solid group of juniors and sophomores. We have no seniors, but I think we will be competitive."...
Dexter 7th grade, Puxico 8th grade claim SCAA boys basketball titles (11/20/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Dexter seventh grade and Puxico eighth grade boys basketball teams took home top prizes at the SCAA middle school basketball tournaments Tuesday night at Bloomfield. Third-seeded Puxico collected its second straight upset win when it edged top-seeded Dexter 49-47 in overtime in the eighth grade title game...
Dexter 7th grade, Puxico 8th grade claim SCAA boys basketball titles (11/20/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Dexter seventh grade and Puxico eighth grade boys basketball teams took home top prizes at the SCAA middle school basketball tournaments Tuesday night at Bloomfield. Third-seeded Puxico collected its second straight upset win when it edged top-seeded Dexter 49-47 in overtime in the eighth grade title game...
Dexter, Puxico & Bernie advance to middle school SCAA hoops finals (11/19/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The championships are set at the SCAA seventh and eighth grade boys basketball tournaments following semifinal action Monday night. Top-seeded Dexter will square off against second-seeded Bernie in the seventh grade championship Tuesday at 6:45 p.m. at Bloomfield and top-seeded Dexter will face third-seeded Puxico in the eighth grade championship Tuesday at 8 p.m...
Dexter, Puxico & Bernie advance to middle school SCAA hoops finals (11/19/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The championships are set at the SCAA seventh and eighth grade boys basketball tournaments following semifinal action Monday night. Top-seeded Dexter will square off against second-seeded Bernie in the seventh grade championship Tuesday at 6:45 p.m. at Bloomfield and top-seeded Dexter will face third-seeded Puxico in the eighth grade championship Tuesday at 8 p.m...
Dexter outlasts Puxico 49-37 in 8th grade girls hoops championship (10/29/13)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats eighth grade girls basketball team outscored the Puxico Indians by six points in the final six minutes of the first half on its way to a 49-37 victory in the championship game of the Dexter eighth grade girls basketball tournament Monday night...
Four SCAA teams survive opening day of volleyball playoffs (10/29/13)
Dexter advances to Class 3 district semifinal: CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team moved one step closer to a district title Monday with a 25-7, 25-12, quarterfinal win against sixth-seeded Doniphan. Dexter tallied 30 of its 50 points on kills. Shyann Jines led the Bearcats with 11 kills. Jessica Lindsey added eight more...
Bernie, Bloomfield, Dexter and Woodland survive opening day of volleyball playoffs (10/29/13)
Dexter advances to Class 3 district semifinal: CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team moved one step closer to a district title Monday with a 25-7, 25-12, quarterfinal win against sixth-seeded Doniphan. Dexter tallied 30 of its 50 points on kills. Shyann Jines led the Bearcats with 11 kills. Jessica Lindsey added eight more...
High school roundup: Central volleyball triumphant at Scott City (10/23/13)
McKenzie Bess nailed seven kills to help the Central volleyball team claw out a close 25-20, 21-25, 25-20 victory over host Scott City (2-24-1) on Tuesday night. Kacee Anderson served five aces and Callie Callis recorded six digs for Central (6-24)...
October 22, 2013 Scoreboard (10/22/13)
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Dexter claims SCAA volleyball titles (10/19/13)
Note: 32 Photos of Friday's championship games are available in a photo gallery at this link: See Photos HEre BERNIE, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team waited most of its season to secure a three-set victory and finally got it Friday night in the championship of the SCAA volleyball tournament against the host Bernie Mules...
Dexter, Bernie advance to SCAA volleyball finals (10/18/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Nearby rivals will square off in the SCAA varsity volleyball tournament championship Friday night after securing semifinal victories in their respective matches Thursday. The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats extended its winning streak to a baker's dozen with a 25-17, 25-19, semifinal win against the fourth-seeded Advance Hornets in the first varsity semifinal Thursday...
High school roundup: Jackson soccer routs Central (10/17/13)
The Jackson boys soccer team exploded Wednesday night for a huge revenge victory over rival Central. Jackson routed the visiting Tigers 5-0, less than a month after Central slipped past the Indians 3-2 in double overtime on Sept. 24 in Cape Girardeau...
Bernie, Advance advance to semifinals of SCAA varsity volleyball tournament with Tuesday wins (10/16/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Upsets were absent for a second straight day in the varsity bracket of the SCAA volleyball tournament Tuesday night at Bernie. The third-seeded Bernie Mules beat the sixth seeded Bloomfield Wildcats 25-17, 25-22, and the fourth-seeded Advance Hornets eliminated the fifth-seeded Puxico Indians 25-21, 25-23...
Advance, Bernie advance to semifinals of SCAA varsity volleyball tournament (10/16/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Upsets were absent for a second straight day in the varsity bracket of the SCAA volleyball tournament Tuesday night at Bernie. The third-seeded Bernie Mules beat the sixth seeded Bloomfield Wildcats 25-17, 25-22, and the fourth-seeded Advance Hornets eliminated the fifth-seeded Puxico Indians 25-21, 25-23...
Prep Roundup: Lady Bearcats advance to SCAA semis, JV football falls to Cape (10/15/13)
BERNIE (SMNS) - The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats booked its spot in the varsity SCAA Tournament semifinals Monday afternoon with a 25-1, 25-9, win against the eight-seeded Richland Rebels. Dexter (23-3) tallied the first 21 points of set 1. Alyssa Spear tallied five aces for Dexter during the 21-0 run...
Dexter, Woodland cruise to semifinals of SCAA volleyball tournament (10/15/13)
Note: 34 Photos of Day 1 of the SCAA volleyball tournament are available in a gallery at this link: View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats booked its spot in the varsity SCAA Tournament semifinals Monday afternoon with a 25-1, 25-9, win against the eighth-seeded Richland Rebels...
Dexter, Woodland cruise to semifinals of SCAA volleyball tournament (10/15/13)
Note: 34 Photos of Day 1 of the SCAA volleyball tournament are available in a gallery at this link: View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats booked its spot in the varsity SCAA Tournament semifinals Monday afternoon with a 25-1, 25-9, win against the eighth-seeded Richland Rebels...
SCAA middle school basketball schedules (10/11/13)
Advance Boys --- Bell City Boys --- Bernie Boys --- Bloomfield Boys --- Dexter Boys --- Dexter Girls --- Puxico Boys --- Puxico Girls (remaining games) --- Richland Boys --- Woodland Boys --- Woodland Girls (remaining games)...
SCAA middle school basketball schedules (10/11/13)
Advance Boys --- Bell City Boys --- Bernie Boys --- Bloomfield Boys --- Dexter Boys --- Dexter Girls --- Puxico Boys --- Puxico Girls (remaining games) --- Richland Boys --- Woodland Boys --- Woodland Girls (remaining games)...
Puxico beats Bloomfield 5-3 in consolation final of Showdown (10/05/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The seventh-seeded Puxico Indians beat fourth-seeded Bloomfield 5-3 in the consolation championship Friday. Puxico broke a 3-3 tie when it plated two runs in the top of the fifth inning. The trouble started for Bloomfield when Ricky Julius reached base with one out after he struck out. Seth Luttrull followed with a double to put runners at second and third with one out...
Puxico beats Bloomfield 5-3 in consolation final of Showdown (10/05/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The seventh-seeded Puxico Indians beat fourth-seeded Bloomfield 5-3 in the consolation championship Friday. Puxico broke a 3-3 tie when it plated two runs in the top of the fifth inning. The trouble started for Bloomfield when Ricky Julius reached base with one out after he struck out. Seth Luttrull followed with a double to put runners at second and third with one out...
Oct. 4, 2013 Scoreboard (10/04/13)
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High school roundup: Central softball team routs Chaffee (10/04/13)
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Rain postpones September Showdown baseball tournament until Friday (10/03/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - Mother Nature finished first at the September Showdown baseball tournament for a second straight day Thursday. Heavy rain halted play before the seventh-place game between sixth-seeded Twin Rivers and eighth-seeded Southland was completed...
High school roundup: Perryville soccer routs De Soto (10/02/13)
The Perryville boys soccer team continued its impressive season Tuesday night by routing visiting De Soto 7-0. Perryville, which improved to 15-3, got two goals apiece from Emilio Mattingly and Eann Bergman. Kyle Wood, Emmanual Miranda and Juan Hernandez all added one goal apiece...
Bernie beats Campbell and Puxico to earn spot in September Showdown baseball championship (10/01/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball program booked its spot in the championship of the Bernie Fall September Showdown with an 11-3 semifinal victory against the Campbell Camels Monday afternoon. Second-seeded Bernie scored in every inning but the second and limited Campbell to a single run in three different innings...
Fox's arm carries Bloomfield past Bernie 5-4 in dramatic fashion (09/27/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Bloomfield Wildcats baseball coach Tyler Trover never considered lifting ace starting pitcher Tim Fox after his team rallied from a 3-1 deficit to move ahead of the Bernie Mules 5-3 in the bottom of the fifth inning Thursday afternoon...
High school roundup: Saxony spikers sweep Hornets (09/27/13)
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High school roundup: Saxony spikers sweep Hornets (09/27/13)
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Bernie baseball team run-rules Puxico 15-5 (09/20/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team hit three home runs and tallied multiple runs in every inning on its way to a 15-5 six-inning win against the Puxico Indians Thursday afternoon. It is the sixth time this season Bernie (11-2) has tallied at least 10 runs in a game...
Bernie baseball team run-rules Puxico 15-5 (09/20/13)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball team hit three home runs and tallied multiple runs in every inning on its way to a 15-5 six-inning win against the Puxico Indians Thursday afternoon. It is the sixth time this season Bernie (11-2) has tallied at least 10 runs in a game...
Mirly throws no-hitter for Crusaders vs. East Prairie (09/17/13)
Saxony Lutheran sophomore Grace Mirly struck out six batter and did not allow a hit in the Crusaders' 10-0, six-inning home victory Monday in high school softball. Mirly issued just one walk as the Crusaders improved to 9-4. Abby Hadler went 3 for 3 and had three RBIs for Saxony. Mirly, Ashlynn Collier and Tayla Meyr all finished with two hits...
Mirly throws no-hitter for Crusaders vs. East Prairie (09/17/13)
Saxony Lutheran sophomore Grace Mirly struck out six batter and did not allow a hit in the Crusaders' 10-0, six-inning home victory Monday in high school softball. Mirly issued just one walk as the Crusaders improved to 9-4. Abby Hadler went 3 for 3 and had three RBIs for Saxony. Mirly, Ashlynn Collier and Tayla Meyr all finished with two hits...
Dexter volleyball team places 2nd at 48-team Dig for Life Classic (09/17/13)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team came up just short in its bid for its first Dig for Life Classic championship in school history Saturday night. Dexter placed second at the 48-team tournament in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Notre Dame defeated Dexter 26-28, 25-20, 25-18, in the gold bracket championship to claim the title for a second straight season...
Briefly: Dexter volleyball team places 2nd at 48-team Dig for Life Classic (09/15/13)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter varsity volleyball team placed second at the 48- team Dig for Life Classic in Cape Girardeau, Mo., Saturday night. Notre Dame defeated Dexter 26-28, 25-20, 25-18, in the gold bracket championship to claim the title for a second straight season...
Dig for Life bracket play results (09/15/13)
SATURDAY Gold bracket First round St. Vincent def. Advance 25-17, 26-24 Jefferson def. Bernie 25-19, 25-23 Clearwater def. New Haven 25-16, 17-25, 25-22. Notre Dame def. Eminence 25-16, 25-17. Dexter def. Jackson 25-18, 25-18. Saxony Lutheran def. Lesterville 25-19, 25-23...
Sept. 12, 2013 Scoreboard (09/12/13)
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Oran softball picks up big victory (09/11/13)
The Oran softball team recorded an impressive win over a much larger school Tuesday afternoon. Anna Jones pitched an eight-hitter to notch her fifth win of the year as the Eagles slipped past host Jackson 3-2 to improve to 6-2. Jones set down the last nine batters she faced...
Bloomfield scores three runs in the seventh to secure 10-9 walk-off win against Leopold (09/07/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Heading to the bottom of the seventh inning trailing Leopold 9-7 Bloomfield Wildcats coach Tyler Trover encouraged the hitters in the bottom of his lineup to find a way on base and give the top of the batting order a chance. Two of the first three Bloomfield hitters reached base followed orders and reached base on a single and walk which brought No. 9 hitter Jacob Hector to the plate with runners on first and second with one out...
Schedule released for Bernie JV volleyball tournament (09/04/13)
The schedule has been released for the Bernie junior varsity volleyball tournament The eight-team tournament will take place Sept. 5-6 at Bernie. Pool play will take place Sept. 5 and bracket play will take place Sept. 6. Pool play matches will be two 25-point games with a 27-point cap...
High school roundup: Woodland volleyball team tops pool play in its own tourney (09/04/13)
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High school roundup: Woodland volleyball team tops pool play in its own tourney (09/04/13)
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2013 Puxico Volleyball Schedule (08/28/13)
Cookson helped Puxico win state title (08/10/13)
PUXICO, Mo. - Leon Cookson had a heart attack not long after he bought the turn of the century house his grandfather built. In 2006, the opportunity came up for the outside shooting specialist of the 1951 Puxico basketball state championship team to purchase the home and farm he worked at every summer as a boy. His grandfather built a two-room house outside of Puxico during Theodore Roosevelt's first term as president...
Cookson helped Puxico win state title (08/10/13)
PUXICO, Mo. - Leon Cookson had a heart attack not long after he bought the turn of the century house his grandfather built. In 2006, the opportunity came up for the outside shooting specialist of the 1951 Puxico basketball state championship team to purchase the home and farm he worked at every summer as a boy. His grandfather built a two-room house outside of Puxico during Theodore Roosevelt's first term as president...
Local teams to compete in Rib City Shootout this weekend (07/11/13)
The schedule is set for this weekend's boys basketball Rib City Shootout in Stoddard County. 103 basketball games are scheduled to take place on seven courts Friday. 69 basketball games will take place on six courts Saturday. Games will be played at the Dexter Bearcat Event Center, Dexter Middle School Gymnasium, Dexter High School Gymnasium, Dexter Southwest Elementary Gymnasium and Bloomfield High School Gymnasium...
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...
MSHSAA Class 2, District 3 All-District baseball team (05/16/13)
DISTRICT CHAMPIONS: Chaffee Chaffee defeats Bloomfield, 3-0, to capture district crown. First Team Honorable Mention...
High school roundup: Scott City slams loss on Royals (05/03/13)
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High school roundup: Scott City slams loss on Royals (05/03/13)
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April 15, 2013 Scoreboard (04/15/13)
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High school roundup: Oran baseball team shuts out Oak Ridge (04/07/13)
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High school roundup: Oran baseball team shuts out Oak Ridge (04/07/13)
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High school roundup: Jackson baseball team blanks North County (03/29/13)
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High school roundup: Jackson baseball team blanks North County (03/29/13)
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2013 Puxico Spring Softball Schedule (03/14/13)
2013 Puxico Spring Baseball Schedule (03/14/13)
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...
High school roundup: Central swimmers win Show Me Conference meet (02/08/13)
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February 7, 2013 Scoreboard (02/07/13)
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High school roundup: Poplar Bluff nips Scott City boys basketball team (02/06/13)
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Risco gets stung by Hornets (02/01/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- The Risco Tigers were handed a lopsided 91-57 loss thanks to Ethan Barr and the Advance Hornets Thursday. Barr led all scorers with 28 points and grabbed 11 rebounds. Lane Below added 22 points and seven assists...
High school roundup: Notre Dame girls basketball team cruises past Kennett (02/01/13)
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January 31, 2013 Scoreboard (01/31/13)
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Bloomfield, Puxico lock up in triple-OT thriller (01/23/13)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- What was expected to be the best game in the first round of the 88th Annual Stoddard County Activities Association Tournament didn't disappoint. Fourth-seeded Bloomfield battled from behind all night, but in the end it was the Wildcats that finished in front of No. 5 Puxico, 72-66, in a triple overtime thriller Tuesday night...
High school roundup: Chaffee girls basketball team wins with big second half (01/23/13)
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January 22, 2013 Scoreboard (01/22/13)
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High school roundup: Perryville boys basketball team beats North County (01/22/13)
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January 21, 2013 Scoreboard (01/21/13)
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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...
NMCC gets by Cairo, Lady Bulldogs stopped by Poplar Bluff (01/18/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Eagles outscored Cairo, Ill., by 15 points in the second half to come away with a 73-53 win Thursday at New Madrid County Central High School. NMCC sophomore Willie Jimerson led the Eagles with a game-high 32 points. Delontre Haney added 11...
NMCC gets by Cairo, Lady Bulldogs stopped by Poplar Bluff (01/18/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Eagles outscored Cairo, Ill., by 15 points in the second half to come away with a 73-53 win Thursday at New Madrid County Central High School. NMCC sophomore Willie Jimerson led the Eagles with a game-high 32 points. Delontre Haney added 11...
High school roundup: Advance defeats Notre Dame boys basketball team (01/18/13)
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January 17, 2013 Scoreboard (01/17/13)
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High school roundup: Scott City girls slip past Kelly (01/15/13)
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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...
January 10, 2013 Scoreboard (01/10/13)
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High school roundup: Central boys basketball team beats Pacific 48-39 (01/09/13)
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High school roundup: Central boys basketball team beats Pacific 48-39 (01/09/13)
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High school roundup: Bernie beats Advance with 65-foot shot (01/04/13)
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High school roundup: Bernie beats Advance with 65-foot shot (01/04/13)
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Rams exact revenge on Oak Ridge (01/03/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- The Scott City Rams exacted a bit of revenge Wednesday night as they defeated Oak Ridge 65-40 at Scott City High School. Scott City, who lost to the Blue Jays during the consolation championship of the seMissourian Christmas Tournament 61-55, was led by Jessie Sanders' 24 points. Ryan Brock added 21 in the win...
Rams exact revenge on Oak Ridge (01/03/13)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- The Scott City Rams exacted a bit of revenge Wednesday night as they defeated Oak Ridge 65-40 at Scott City High School. Scott City, who lost to the Blue Jays during the consolation championship of the seMissourian Christmas Tournament 61-55, was led by Jessie Sanders' 24 points. Ryan Brock added 21 in the win...
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team wins big in tourney opener (01/03/13)
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High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team wins big in tourney opener (01/03/13)
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January 2, 2013 Scoreboard (01/02/13)
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Consolation semifinal results: Malden set to take on Doniphan in consolation final at BCT (12/30/12)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Malden Green Wave and Doniphan Dons are set to square off in the consolation championship of the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament Monday at 2:30 p.m. No. 10 seeded Doniphan advanced to the final with a 63-53 win against No. 14 seeded Saxony Lutheran in a consolation semifinal Saturday. No. 8 seeded Malden beat No. 13 seeded Puxico 78-54 Saturday to book its spot in the consolation final...
Portageville's late comeback falls short at the buzzer against Bernie (12/29/12)
BLOOMFIELD -- Plagued by a slow start, the Portageville Bulldogs watched a 3-pointer at the buzzer fall short against Bernie on Friday to seal a 53-50 loss in the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament quarterfinals. "That first eight minutes ended up being decisive tonight," Portageville head coach Jason Irby said. "I really can't explain why we came out so flat...
Malden, Saxony, Doniphan and Puxico advance to consolation semifinals at BCT (12/29/12)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The consolation semifinals are set at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament following quarterfinal action in the consolation bracket Friday. No. 13 seeded Puxico collected a 59-57 upset-win against No. 12 seeded Dexter in Game 1 Friday...
Malden, Saxony, Doniphan and Puxico advance to consolation semifinals at BCT (12/29/12)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The consolation semifinals are set at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament following quarterfinal action in the consolation bracket Friday. No. 13 seeded Puxico collected a 59-57 upset-win against No. 12 seeded Dexter in Game 1 Friday...
According to plan (12/28/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD -- Led by 23 points from Dion Foster, the seventh-seeded Portageville Bulldogs held off a second half charge by 10th-seeded Doniphan for a 65-55 win in the opening round of the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament...
December 28, 2012 Scoreboard (12/28/12)
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According to plan (12/28/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD -- Led by 23 points from Dion Foster, the seventh-seeded Portageville Bulldogs held off a second half charge by 10th-seeded Doniphan for a 65-55 win in the opening round of the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament...
Bloomfield's OT win highlight of Day 1 (12/28/12)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Bloomfield Christmas Tournament officials sure know how to play a crowd. After a ho-hum first seven games to open day one of the 56th annual event, fans were energized in the finale as host Bloomfield used a last-second basket by Brett Ruch to pull out a 58-56 overtime win against Malden to send fans home eagerly awaiting today's games...
South Pemiscot rallies in second half to beat Puxico, book spot in quarterfinals (12/28/12)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The fourth-seeded South Pemiscot Bulldogs outlasted the No. 13 seeded Puxico Indians 74-60 in a see-saw first round contest at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament Thursday afternoon. South Pemiscot trailed the game 32-25 at halftime before it outscored Puxico 28-6 in the third quarter to take a 53-38 lead by the start of the fourth quarter...
South Pemiscot rallies in second half to beat Puxico, book spot in quarterfinals (12/28/12)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The fourth-seeded South Pemiscot Bulldogs outlasted the No. 13 seeded Puxico Indians 74-60 in a see-saw first round contest at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament Thursday afternoon. South Pemiscot trailed the game 32-25 at halftime before it outscored Puxico 28-6 in the third quarter to take a 53-38 lead by the start of the fourth quarter...
December 27, 2012 Scoreboard (12/27/12)
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Seedings released for Bloomfield Christmas Tournament (12/15/12)
The seedings were released for the 16-team Bloomfield Christmas Tournament following the seed-meeting Saturday morning. All five teams from the Bootheel Conference that participate in the Bloomfield Tournament were seeded in the top eight. Kennett received the No. 1 seed, Hayti received the No. 3 seed, South Pemiscot received the No. 4 seed, Portageville received the No. 7 seed and Malden received the No. 8 seed...
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...
December 7, 2012 Scoreboard (12/07/12)
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High school roundup: St. Vincent girls basketball team tops Delta in OT (11/28/12)
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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: Stoddard County Athletic Association (11/24/12)
ADVANCE: Last season's record: 17-10 Last season's SCAA record 6-1 Advance should be in store for a very good season. The Hornets, under the direction of coach Andrew Halford, return eight players from last year's team that went 17-10 and 6-1 in SCAA play...
2012 Basketball Preview: Stoddard County Athletic Association (11/24/12)
ADVANCE: Last season's record: 17-10 Last season's SCAA record 6-1 Advance should be in store for a very good season. The Hornets, under the direction of coach Andrew Halford, return eight players from last year's team that went 17-10 and 6-1 in SCAA play...
2012-2013 Puxico Girls Basketball Schedule (11/16/12)
2012-2013 Puxico Boys Basketball Schedule (11/16/12)
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...
Young Woodland volleyball squad falls short against Puxico (10/24/12)
Kacie Ritter's goal when she took over the Woodland High School volleyball program two years ago was to re-establish the Cardinals as an area power. Ritter believes the Cardinals are on the right track after they reached Tuesday night's Class 2 District 2 tournament championship match...
Young Woodland volleyball squad falls short against Puxico (10/24/12)
Kacie Ritter's goal when she took over the Woodland High School volleyball program two years ago was to re-establish the Cardinals as an area power. Ritter believes the Cardinals are on the right track after they reached Tuesday night's Class 2 District 2 tournament championship match...
October 23, 2012 Scoreboard (10/23/12)
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October 22, 2012 Scoreboard (10/22/12)
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High school roundup: Oak Ridge, Saxony Lutheran win cross country team titles (10/17/12)
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October 13, 2012 Scoreboard (10/13/12)
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High school roundup: Jackson runners sweep SEMO Conference cross country meet (10/12/12)
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October 11, 2012 Scoreboard (10/11/12)
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No suprises on opening day of annual SCAA tournament (10/09/12)
BELL CITY -- The Stoddard County Activities Association's (SCAA) annual volleyball tournament got underway Monday at Bell City and there were no surprises on opening day. First-round play will continue today in the varsity bracket as No. 1 seed Advance will take on host and No. ...
Oct. 2, 2012 Scoreboard (10/03/12)
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High school roundup: Jackson softball team tags second loss on Festus (10/03/12)
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Finale sweep (10/02/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- Wrapping up their regular season schedule with their Hits For Hope cancer benefit on Monday, the Dexter Lady Bearcats swept the visiting Puxico Lady Indians 25-16, 25-22. "It was a good one to win," Dexter head coach Carmen Morgan said. "Puxico is a good, tough team. I'd like to play them about every week. We had a lot of good rallies in that (second) game...
Finale sweep (10/02/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- Wrapping up their regular season schedule with their Hits For Hope cancer benefit on Monday, the Dexter Lady Bearcats swept the visiting Puxico Lady Indians 25-16, 25-22. "It was a good one to win," Dexter head coach Carmen Morgan said. "Puxico is a good, tough team. I'd like to play them about every week. We had a lot of good rallies in that (second) game...
Oct. 1, 2012 Scoreboard (10/01/12)
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High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran soccer rolls past Eagle Ridge (09/28/12)
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Sept. 27, 2012 Scoreboard (09/27/12)
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September 25, 2012 Scoreboard (09/25/12)
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Puxico volleyball takes two from Sikeston (09/13/12)
SIKESTON -- After watching early leads slip away late in both sets on Tuesday the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs saw the visiting Puxico Lady Indians pull off a sweep, 25-22, 25-19. "Overall I'm pleased with the play because their was a lot of intensity for most of it," Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler said. "But the couple little let downs is what did it. Where we would let them get three or four points in a row to catch up or barely go ahead of us...
Lady Bulldogs let two slip away against Puxico (09/12/12)
SIKESTON -- After watching early leads slip away late in both sets on Tuesday the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs saw the visiting Puxico Lady Indians pull off a sweep, 25-22, 25-19. "Overall I'm pleased with the play because their was a lot of intensity for most of it," Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler said. "But the couple little let downs is what did it. Where we would let them get three or four points in a row to catch up or barely go ahead of us...
Lady Bulldogs let two slip away against Puxico (09/12/12)
SIKESTON -- After watching early leads slip away late in both sets on Tuesday the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs saw the visiting Puxico Lady Indians pull off a sweep, 25-22, 25-19. "Overall I'm pleased with the play because their was a lot of intensity for most of it," Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler said. "But the couple little let downs is what did it. Where we would let them get three or four points in a row to catch up or barely go ahead of us...
High school roundup: Notre Dame spikers rally for 14th win (09/12/12)
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High school roundup: Oran's May enjoys perfect day vs. Puxico (09/11/12)
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Dig for Life Challenge volleyball tourney results: Southland places second in bronze bracket (09/10/12)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Southland Lady Rebels varsity volleyball team took home a second-play trophy at the 48-team Dig for Life Challenge volleyball tournament in Cape Girardeau, Mo,. Saturday. Puxico defeated Southland 25-12, 25-18, in the bronze bracket championship...
Oran pulls off late comeback, Dexter volleyball spikes NMCC (09/07/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- Surrendering four runs in the final three innings on Thursday the Chaffee Lady Red Devils fell to visiting Oran 5-3. After tying the game at 1-1 with a run in the bottom of the fourth the Lady Devils saw the Lady Eagles put up a three-run rally in the fifth to take the lead once again. Chaffee came back to score a pair of runs in the bottom of the fifth, but couldn't come back to tie...
High shool roundup: Coomer throws three-inning perfect game for Delta (09/07/12)
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High school roundup: Kelly softball improves to 6-0 (09/05/12)
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