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Saxony Lutheran girls soccer marches past Principia in Class 1 sectional (05/26/16)
ST. LOUIS -- There was no celebration, just a handshake and a huddle. This time around, it was all business for the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team. With pressure -- both internal and external -- to defend their Class 1 state championship, the Crusaders secured a return trip to the final four Wednesday with a 6-2 victory over Principia, and they walked off the field knowing there's still more left to do...
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer marches past Principia in Class 1 sectional (05/26/16)
ST. LOUIS -- There was no celebration, just a handshake and a huddle. This time around, it was all business for the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team. With pressure -- both internal and external -- to defend their Class 1 state championship, the Crusaders secured a return trip to the final four Wednesday with a 6-2 victory over Principia, and they walked off the field knowing there's still more left to do...
For Saxony Lutheran soccer team, where there's a Wills, there's laughter, inspiration and a way (05/22/16)
"Tell me about Heather Wills." It's not exactly a punchline in a stand-up comedy routine, but any time it's uttered around the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team, it seems to evoke laughter. Not a mocking type of laughter, but a knowing type. The type that tells you a lot without you really being told anything...
For Saxony Lutheran soccer team, where there's a Wills, there's laughter, inspiration and a way (05/23/16)
"Tell me about Heather Wills." It's not exactly a punchline in a stand-up comedy routine, but any time it's uttered around the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team, it seems to evoke laughter. Not a mocking type of laughter, but a knowing type. The type that tells you a lot without you really being told anything...
Scott City withstands early push by Kelly to win fourth-straight district championship (05/19/16)
By Chris Pobst sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON, Mo. -- An energetic Kelly squad came out firing. They scratched out three runs in the top of the first inning against Scott City's ace and grabbed all momentum against the Class 3, District 2 top seed...
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer prevails past St. Vincent, wins district in PKs (05/18/16)
It was, by the team's own admission, it's most frustrating game of the season, but when it was over, Saxony Lutheran girls soccer coach Garrett Fritsche checked his pulse and summed things up with four words. "We pulled it off." In a fitting ending to an epic clash, Crusader senior captain Maddie Brune -- who missed out on her team's 2015 state championship campaign because of a torn ACL -- stepped to the penalty spot and smacked the ball to the right side of goal and past diving St. ...
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer prevails past St. Vincent, wins district in PKs (05/18/16)
It was, by the team's own admission, it's most frustrating game of the season, but when it was over, Saxony Lutheran girls soccer coach Garrett Fritsche checked his pulse and summed things up with four words. "We pulled it off." In a fitting ending to an epic clash, Crusader senior captain Maddie Brune -- who missed out on her team's 2015 state championship campaign because of a torn ACL -- stepped to the penalty spot and smacked the ball to the right side of goal and past diving St. ...
May 18, 2016 Scoreboard (05/18/16)
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STATE GOLF: Notre Dame's Litzelfelner finishes co-medalist at Class 3 tourney (05/18/16)
Notre Dame senior Jack Litzelfelner and Advance senior Brian Whitson, a pair of SEMO Conference champions, stood tall in the face of inclement weather at the boys golf state championships. Litzelfelner carded a 2-under-par 70 at the Class 3 tournament and was named co-medalist after Tuesday's second round was washed out, while Whitson's 4-over 75 was good enough for second place at the Class 1 tournament...
St. Vincent girls soccer slips by Kelly in messy conditions to earn district title rematch (05/17/16)
In a steady wind, a constant rain and on a wet artificial surface at Cape Girardeau Central High School -- where the game was moved because of the weather -- the St. Vincent girls soccer team was discombobulated. For much of 80 minutes, it controlled the run of play but was unpolished and imprecise. But on a day when it was less than its best, St. Vincent had one moment of perfect Indian soccer...
Local golfers positioned well after wet Day 1 at golf state championships (05/17/16)
Jack Litzelfelner opened his high school golf career by winning the Class 3 state championship as a freshman. The Notre Dame senior is now looking to close his prep career in the same fashion after shooting a 2-under-par 70 on Monday in the first round of the Class 3 state tournament at Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield, Missouri...
Local golfers positioned well after wet Day 1 at golf state championships (05/17/16)
Jack Litzelfelner opened his high school golf career by winning the Class 3 state championship as a freshman. The Notre Dame senior is now looking to close his prep career in the same fashion after shooting a 2-under-par 70 on Monday in the first round of the Class 3 state tournament at Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield, Missouri...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Kluesner no-hits Charleston as Scott City baseball wins district semifinal (05/17/16)
Jordan Kluesner threw a complete-game no-hitter to lead top-seeded Scott City past tournament host Charleston in an MSHSAA Class 3 District 2 semifinal. Kluesner gave up an unearned run in the top of the first inning, finishing with 11 strikeouts and one walk...
Qualifiers for state golf tournaments (05/17/16)
Times at state/best finish: Two/18th If you're a senior, plans for next year: Golf in college Best tournament score this year, where: 71 at Kimbeland Country Club Age you started golfing: 4 Who taught you how to golf? Jim Davey Favorite course you've played and why: Plantations Golf Club in South Carolina. Good layout...
Big start sends Kelly baseball over Saxony Lutheran, 15-7, into district championship (05/16/16)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- The Kelly baseball team gouged out a victory in the top of the first inning and cruised the rest of the way. The third-seeded Hawks scored nine runs in the opening frame on their way to a mild upset, a 15-7 win over second-seeded Saxony Lutheran in a semifinal of the Class 3 District 2 tournament Monday at Benny Hillhouse Memorial Park...
Big start sends Kelly baseball over Saxony Lutheran, into district championship (05/17/16)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- The Kelly baseball team gouged out a victory in the top of the first inning and cruised the rest of the way. The third-seeded Hawks scored nine runs in the opening frame on their way to a mild upset, a 15-7 win over second-seeded Saxony Lutheran in a semifinal of the Class 3 District 2 tournament Monday at Benny Hillhouse Memorial Park...
Kelly's Maurice Davis qualifies for three state track and field events (05/15/16)
The Class 2 Track and Field State Championships will be filled with local athletes after a bevy of area standouts qualified through the Class 2 Sectional 1 meet Saturday at Troy Buchanan High School in Troy, Missouri. Headlining the day was Kelly's Maurice Davis, the defending state champion in the 100-meter dash who qualified for three individual events -- the 100, 200 and triple jump. ...
May 14, 2016 Scoreboard (05/14/16)
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Whitson leads Advance back to golf state tournament (05/10/16)
Advance senior Brian Whitson continued his hot run with a 5-over-par 75 to earn the medalist honor, leading the Hornets to the team title at the Class 1 sectional tournament Monday at The Oaks at Tan-Tar-A in Osage Beach, Missouri, and a spot in next week's state tournament...
Whitson leads Advance back to golf state tournament (05/10/16)
Advance senior Brian Whitson continued his hot run with a 5-over-par 75 to earn the medalist honor, leading the Hornets to the team title at the Class 1 sectional tournament Monday at The Oaks at Tan-Tar-A in Osage Beach, Missouri, and a spot in next week's state tournament...
May 9, 2016 Scoreboard (05/09/16)
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Woodland boys take district track and field meet, girls finish fourth (05/08/16)
Woodland put together the best area team performance at the Class 2 District 1 track and field meet on Saturday at Cape Girardeau Central High School, with the boys taking home a district title and the girls finishing fourth out of 14 teams. The Cardinals won the boys competition with 95.83 points, ahead of second-place Malden (94.5)...
Woodland boys take district track and field meet, girls finish fourth (05/08/16)
Woodland put together the best area team performance at the Class 2 District 1 track and field meet on Saturday at Cape Girardeau Central High School, with the boys taking home a district title and the girls finishing fourth out of 14 teams. The Cardinals won the boys competition with 95.83 points, ahead of second-place Malden (94.5)...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Central baseball blanks Kennett (05/07/16)
Clayton Reynolds drove in the lone run of the game in the first inning as Cape Girardeau Central held Kennett scoreless to wrap up regular-season SEMO Conference action with a 1-0 win at home. Nick Wiggs pitched a complete game to get the win for the Tigers (13-10, 4-3 SEMO Conference). He recorded 10 strikeouts and had no walks...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Central baseball blanks Kennett (05/07/16)
Clayton Reynolds drove in the lone run of the game in the first inning as Cape Girardeau Central held Kennett scoreless to wrap up regular-season SEMO Conference action with a 1-0 win at home. Nick Wiggs pitched a complete game to get the win for the Tigers (13-10, 4-3 SEMO Conference). He recorded 10 strikeouts and had no walks...
May 7, 2016 Scoreboard (05/07/16)
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May 6, 2016 Scoreboard (05/06/16)
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Saxony Lutheran girls soccer keeps it simple in victory over Cape Girardeau Central (05/06/16)
There’s nothing special about the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team’s game plan because with 11 seniors, it’s more a matter of simplifying the process. Senior forward Grace Mirly led the way Friday with three goals and an assist, wrapping up the Crusaders’ regular-season home slate with a dominating 6-0 victory over Cape Girardeau Central...
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer keeps it simple in victory over Cape Girardeau Central (05/06/16)
There’s nothing special about the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team’s game plan because with 11 seniors, it’s more a matter of simplifying the process. Senior forward Grace Mirly led the way Friday with three goals and an assist, wrapping up the Crusaders’ regular-season home slate with a dominating 6-0 victory over Cape Girardeau Central...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson boys golf squeaks in to sectional meet (05/04/16)
Hunter Asher carded a seven-over-par 79 to help lead the Jackson boys' golf team to a second-place finish at Tuesday's Class 4 District 1 Tournament held at the Fox Run Golf Club in Eureka, Mo. The Indians edged Lindbergh by one stroke for second place and to qualify for the sectional meet, which will be held at the Algonquin Golf Club in the suburban St. Louis area...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson boys golf squeaks in to sectional meet (05/04/16)
Hunter Asher carded a seven-over-par 79 to help lead the Jackson boys' golf team to a second-place finish at Tuesday's Class 4 District 1 Tournament held at the Fox Run Golf Club in Eureka, Mo. The Indians edged Lindbergh by one stroke for second place and to qualify for the sectional meet, which will be held at the Algonquin Golf Club in the suburban St. Louis area...
May 3, 2016 Scoreboard (05/03/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: St. Vincent baseball's Rellergert throws perfect game (05/03/16)
St. Vincent's Jordan Rellergert threw a perfect game as the Indians defeated visiting De Soto 3-0 in high school baseball action Monday. Rellergert recorded 10 strikeouts and walked three batters in the gem. Noah Niswonger blasted a solo home run to pace the Indians (14-6)...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: St. Vincent baseball's Rellergert throws no-hitter (05/03/16)
St. Vincent's Jordan Rellergert threw a no-hitter game as the Indians defeated visiting De Soto 3-0 in high school baseball action Monday. Rellergert recorded 10 strikeouts and walked three batters in the gem. Noah Niswonger blasted a solo home run to pace the Indians (14-6)...
May 2, 2016 Scoreboard (05/02/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson soccer improves to 14-2 (04/29/16)
Cassidi Tomsu netted two goals and had one assist to lead the Jackson girls soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Northwest in Cedar Hill, Missouri. Natalie Miller scored the other goal for Jackson (14-2). Lauren Bertrand and Megan Clifford each had an assist for the Indians...
Jackson soccer improves to 14-2 (04/29/16)
Cassidi Tomsu netted two goals and had one assist to lead the Jackson girls soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Northwest in Cedar Hill, Missouri. Natalie Miller scored the other goal for Jackson (14-2). Lauren Bertrand and Megan Clifford each had an assist for the Indians...
April 28, 2016 Scoreboard (04/28/16)
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2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/28/16)
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball selections
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball selections
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville golf places third at conference tourney (04/28/16)
The Perryville golf team finished third overall in the team standings at the Jefferson County Activities Association Conference Tournament on Wednesday at Ste. Genevieve Golf Club in Ste. Genvieve, Missouri. Brock Kurre shot a 92 to finish with the top score for the Pirates and earn all-conference honors, while Colin Prost and Connor Schappius each finished with a 93 to be named all-conference. Dalton Duvall added a 98 for Perryville...
2016 All-Missourian Girls Basketball (04/28/16)
Jersey number: 10 Height: 5-foot-7 Position: Point guard AAU/travel team: TC Hoops Favorite team tradition: Jamming before games Favorite memory from the season: Having a dance competition at the Queen of Hearts Tournament Favorite spot on the floor to shoot from: 15-foot jumper...
2016 All-Missourian Girls Basketball (04/28/16)
Jersey number: 10 Height: 5-foot-7 Position: Point guard AAU/travel team: TC Hoops Favorite team tradition: Jamming before games Favorite memory from the season: Having a dance competition at the Queen of Hearts Tournament Favorite spot on the floor to shoot from: 15-foot jumper...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville golf places third at conference tourney (04/28/16)
The Perryville golf team finished third overall in the team standings at the Jefferson County Activities Association Conference Tournament on Wednesday at Ste. Genevieve Golf Club in Ste. Genvieve, Missouri. Brock Kurre shot a 92 to finish with the top score for the Pirates and earn all-conference honors, while Colin Prost and Connor Schappius each finished with a 93 to be named all-conference. Dalton Duvall added a 98 for Perryville...
Saxony's Mueller wraps up season, career as Southeast Missourian Girls Basketball Player of the Year (04/27/16)
First, a disclaimer. If you are Brianna Mueller, avert your eyes. Because this is the story of the end of this chapter of your life -- the conclusion of four years of basketball at Saxony Lutheran, and sometimes even longer periods of friendship and teammate-ism -- and that's something you'd rather not talk about quite yet...
Saxony's Mueller wraps up season, career as Southeast Missourian Girls Basketball Player of the Year (04/27/16)
First, a disclaimer. If you are Brianna Mueller, avert your eyes. Because this is the story of the end of this chapter of your life -- the conclusion of four years of basketball at Saxony Lutheran, and sometimes even longer periods of friendship and teammate-ism -- and that's something you'd rather not talk about quite yet...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Parkway South girls soccer snaps Jackson's winning streak (04/26/16)
Cassidi Tomsu and Grace Pehle each scored a goal as the Jackson girls soccer team's eight-game winning streak came to an end with a 3-2 loss against Parkway South on Monday in Jackson. Lauren Welker provided one assist for Jackson (13-2). Goalkeeper Sam Schnicker had seven saves...
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer swings past district foe St. Vincent, 4-1 (04/25/16)
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer is eying a repeat state title, but there are other steps that come first. On Monday, the Crusaders made it clear they're still the team to beat in their district. Saxony bounced back after conceding an early goal, moved some personnel around and controlled much of the final 60 minutes for a 4-1 defeat of St. Vincent -- the team it beat in last year's Class 1 District 1 title game...
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer swings past district foe St. Vincent, 4-1 (04/25/16)
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer is eying a repeat state title, but there are other steps that come first. On Monday, the Crusaders made it clear they're still the team to beat in their district. Saxony bounced back after conceding an early goal, moved some personnel around and controlled much of the final 60 minutes for a 4-1 defeat of St. Vincent -- the team it beat in last year's Class 1 District 1 title game...
Litzelfelner powers Notre Dame to SEMO Conference golf tournament title (04/25/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jack is back. And so is the Notre Dame boys golf team. Bulldogs senior Jack Litzelfelner's 68th stroke, a 5-foot putt, at the SEMO Conference Tournament did a victory lap around the hole before disappearing for eagle on the third green at Fox Haven Country Club...
PREP ROUNDUP: Torrey hits grand slam for Portageville, Saxony Lutheran soccer takes out Sikeston (04/22/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. -- Ian Torrey blasted a grand slam, a double and drove in six of the Bulldogs' 15 runs in the five-inning conference rout of the visiting Indians. Nicholes Allred was the winning pitcher for Portageville (11-9, 3-3 Bootheel Conference). He threw two innings and gave up no runs on one hit. He had four strikeouts and walked no batters. Jacob Leonard got the save in the final inning, allowing one earned run on one hit with two strikeouts and no walks...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Saxony Lutheran girls soccer trims Sikeston 2-1 (04/22/16)
Tess Daniel and Brianna Mueller scored goals as the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team posted a 2-1 victory over visiting Sikeston on Thursday. Grace Mirly and Taylor Fritsche had one assist apiece for Saxony Lutheran (14-1). Mackenzie Yant netted the lone goal for Sikeston (5-8-2)...
Saxony trims Sikeston 2-1 (04/22/16)
Tess Daniel and Brianna Mueller scored goals as the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team posted a 2-1 victory over visiting Sikeston on Thursday. Grace Mirly and Taylor Fritsche had one assist apiece for Saxony Lutheran (14-1). Mackenzie Yant netted the lone goal for Sikeston (5-8-2)...
April 21, 2016 Scoreboard (04/21/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball tops Bloomfield in SCAA tourney semifinal (04/20/16)
Bobby Wright went 2-for-4 and drove in four runs to lead second-seeded Bell City to victory over third-seeded Bloomfield, 9-0, in a semifinal of the Stoddard County Activities Association (SCAA) Conference Tournament on Monday, earning a berth in the title tilt...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball tops Bloomfield in SCAA tourney semifinal (04/20/16)
Bobby Wright went 2-for-4 and drove in four runs to lead second-seeded Bell City to victory over third-seeded Bloomfield, 9-0, in a semifinal of the Stoddard County Activities Association (SCAA) Conference Tournament on Monday, earning a berth in the title tilt...
Oran baseball rallies as missed opportunities haunt Saxony Lutheran (04/19/16)
The Oran baseball team could have let things get out of hand early. Instead, it chipped away and chipped away, rallying from a 6-0 deficit after just one inning to defeat host Saxony Lutheran 8-7 on Monday in Jackson. The Eagles tied the game at 6 in the top of the fifth before getting the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh. ...
Oran baseball rallies as missed opportunities haunt Saxony Lutheran (04/19/16)
The Oran baseball team could have let things get out of hand early. Instead, it chipped away and chipped away, rallying from a 6-0 deficit after just one inning to defeat host Saxony Lutheran 8-7 on Monday in Jackson. The Eagles tied the game at 6 in the top of the fifth before getting the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh. ...
April 19, 2016 Scoreboard (04/19/16)
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Jackson golf wins tournament on home turf (04/19/16)
The Jackson golf team maintained its momentum from a big victory last week and won its own Jackson Invitational by 13 shots on Monday at Kimbeland Country Club. Led by senior Hunter Asher and his 3-over-par 73, all of the Indians' low four scorers stayed under 80 and posted a 306 total to finish 13 strokes ahead of defending champion Poplar Bluff...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Notre Dame baseball falls to Kennett (04/17/16)
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ND baseball falls to Kennett (04/17/16)
The Notre Dame baseball team ran into some early trouble and was never able to recover, dropping a 4-0 decision against Kennett in SEMO Conference action Saturday in Kennett, Missouri. Both starting pitchers went the distance and allowed only two hits, as Tyler Essner was tagged with the pitching loss for Notre Dame (8-3, 3-2 SEMO Conference). Essner allowed four runs (one earned) with three strikeouts and one walk...
High school roundup: Meadow Heights baseball defeats Oak Ridge 8-4 (04/16/16)
Reece Boyd had a double and two RBIs to help the Meadow Heights baseball team to an 8-4 conference victory over visiting Oak Ridge on Friday. Lane Baremore was the winning pitcher and also tripled for Meadow Heights (4-6). He threw six innings and allowed four earned runs on six hits. He recorded six strikeouts and walked three. Dawson Lindgren added a double and also got the save with two strikeouts in the final inning...
April 16, 2016 Scoreboard (04/16/16)
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Advance's Whitson tops PB Invitational golf field, Jackson wins in team standings (04/16/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- A change of venue helped Brian Whitson feel at home during the PB Invitational. The Advance senior returned Friday to Ozark Ridge Golf Course and was the only player to break par, earning medalist honors. "I played here since I was 8 years old," said Whitson, who finished at 2-under-par 68 for a three-shot victory...
High school roundup: Meadow Heights baseball defeats Oak Ridge 8-4 (04/16/16)
Reece Boyd had a double and two RBIs to help the Meadow Heights baseball team to an 8-4 conference victory over visiting Oak Ridge on Friday. Lane Baremore was the winning pitcher and also tripled for Meadow Heights (4-6). He threw six innings and allowed four earned runs on six hits. He recorded six strikeouts and walked three. Dawson Lindgren added a double and also got the save with two strikeouts in the final inning...
Advance's Whitson tops PB Invitational golf field, Jackson wins in team standings (04/16/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- A change of venue helped Brian Whitson feel at home during the PB Invitational. The Advance senior returned Friday to Ozark Ridge Golf Course and was the only player to break par, earning medalist honors. "I played here since I was 8 years old," said Whitson, who finished at 2-under-par 68 for a three-shot victory...
April 15, 2016 Scoreboard (04/15/16)
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Saxony Lutheran girls basketball coach Sam Sides reflects on 38-year Hall of Fame career (04/15/16)
It was March 8, 2014, and the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team had just walked off the floor following a Class 3 quarterfinal victory over Lutheran St. Charles. The result sealed a first trip to state for the program, which had only been in existence since 2006. It was a good feeling, and the Crusaders were feeling good. Into the locker room they headed...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball coach Sam Sides reflects on 38-year Hall of Fame career (04/15/16)
It was March 8, 2014, and the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team had just walked off the floor following a Class 3 quarterfinal victory over Lutheran St. Charles. The result sealed a first trip to state for the program, which had only been in existence since 2006. It was a good feeling, and the Crusaders were feeling good. Into the locker room they headed...
Woodland boys, Chaffee girls take team titles at Johnny Merrick Invitational track meet (04/15/16)
BENTON, Mo. -- Depth proved to be the key for the Woodland boys and Chaffee girls on Thursday, both of which finished atop the team standings at the inaugural Johnny Merrick Track and Field Invitational at Kelly High School. The Cardinals notched 174 points to claim the boys title, leaving Kelly (116.5) and Chaffee (55.5) in a distant second and third, respectively...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball nabs win in Arkansas (04/15/16)
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Woodland boys, Chaffee girls take team titles at Johnny Merrick Invitational track meet (04/15/16)
BENTON, Mo. -- Depth proved to be the key for the Woodland boys and Chaffee girls on Thursday, both of which finished atop the team standings at the inaugural Johnny Merrick Track and Field Invitational at Kelly High School. The Cardinals notched 174 points to claim the boys title, leaving Kelly (116.5) and Chaffee (55.5) in a distant second and third, respectively...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball nabs win in Arkansas (04/15/16)
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April 14, 2016 Scoreboard (04/14/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball cruises past Kelly (04/14/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball cruises past Kelly (04/14/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer rallies past Notre Dame, 4-2 (04/13/16)
The Notre Dame girls soccer team executed its plan early and landed the first blow, but when Saxony Lutheran found answers, the Bulldogs were left wanting. The Crusaders rallied from 1-0 down at halftime with a four-goal second half, dropping Notre Dame 4-2 on Wednesday at Saxony High School...
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer rallies past Notre Dame, 4-2 (04/13/16)
The Notre Dame girls soccer team executed its plan early and landed the first blow, but when Saxony Lutheran found answers, the Bulldogs were left wanting. The Crusaders rallied from 1-0 down at halftime with a four-goal second half, dropping Notre Dame 4-2 on Wednesday at Saxony High School...
April 13, 2016 Scoreboard (04/13/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Portageville edges Oran, Chaffee girls win own open (04/13/16)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. -- Blake Overfield smacked a double and batted in two runs but it was not enough as the Eagles fell one run short to the host Bulldogs. Layne Johnson suffered the loss on the mound for Oran (3-6). He pitched five innings and gave up four runs (one earned) on six hits. He had six strikeouts and walked three batters...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville baseball tops Scott City (04/13/16)
Kameron Fears went 4-for-5 and drove in four runs to lead the Perryville to a 13-6 road victory over Scott City on Tuesday. Derek Roberts started for the Pirates (4-6-1). He threw 2 2/3 innings and gave up no runs on two hits. He had two strikeouts and walked no batters. Blake Favier got the win, pitching 4 1/3 innings in relief and allowing six earned runs on six hits while issuing three walks and one strikeout...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville baseball tops Scott City (04/13/16)
Kameron Fears went 4-for-5 and drove in four runs to lead the Perryville to a 13-6 road victory over Scott City on Tuesday. Derek Roberts started for the Pirates (4-6-1). He threw 2 2/3 innings and gave up no runs on two hits. He had two strikeouts and walked no batters. Blake Favier got the win, pitching 4 1/3 innings in relief and allowing six earned runs on six hits while issuing three walks and one strikeout...
April 12, 2016 Scoreboard (04/12/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville girls soccer cruises past St. Clair in tourney opener (04/12/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville girls soccer cruises past St. Clair in tourney opener (04/12/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
April 11, 2016 Scoreboard (04/11/16)
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High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team upsets top-ranked Westminster (04/10/16)
Tyler Essner allowed one unearned run in a complete-game performance, leading the seventh-ranked Notre Dame baseball team to a 3-1 win over top-ranked Westminster Christian Academy on Saturday in St. Louis, Missouri. Essner scattered seven hits and had two strikeouts and three walks to pick up the win on the mound for Notre Dame (7-1). Ross Essner had a double to lead the Bulldogs at the plate...
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team upsets top-ranked Westminster (04/10/16)
Tyler Essner allowed one unearned run in a complete-game performance, leading the seventh-ranked Notre Dame baseball team to a 3-1 win over top-ranked Westminster Christian Academy on Saturday in St. Louis, Missouri. Essner scattered seven hits and had two strikeouts and three walks to pick up the win on the mound for Notre Dame (7-1). Ross Essner had a double to lead the Bulldogs at the plate...
High school roundup: Chaffee baseball team advances to Oak Ridge title game (04/10/16)
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April 9, 2016 Scoreboard (04/09/16)
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Jackson track and field squads sweep home invitational (04/09/16)
Jackson track and field coach Jim Stoverink may have lost his voice from running around and yelling too much on Saturday, but other than that, the Jackson Invitational turned out pretty well. The Indians swept the team titles as the girls squad won the home meet, held at Jackson Junior High School, for the fourth consecutive year while the boys team ran away with the title after falling a 1/2 point short last year...
Jackson track and field squads sweep home invitational (04/09/16)
Jackson track and field coach Jim Stoverink may have lost his voice from running around and yelling too much on Saturday, but other than that, the Jackson Invitational turned out pretty well. The Indians swept the team titles as the girls squad won the home meet, held at Jackson Junior High School, for the fourth consecutive year while the boys team ran away with the title after falling a 1/2 point short last year...
New class and district assignments announced for basketball and football (04/09/16)
New class and district assignments were announced Saturday for both football and basketball for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years and will remain on a two-year cycle. The 128 smallest enrollments in basketball make up Class 1. The next 128 make up Class 2 and the next 128 make up Class 3. The next 96 make up Class 4. All remaining schools are placed in Class 5...
Familiar faces headline announcement of Semoball Award winter sport finalists (04/09/16)
Saxony Lutheran's Brianna Mueller is no stranger to the Semoball Awards. She is the reigning Girls Basketball Player of the Year and Female Athlete of the Year. On Saturday it was officially announced that she'll get a chance to repeat at least one of those titles, as she is among 10 nominees for the 2016 Semoball Awards' Girls Basketball Player of the Year...
Familiar faces headline announcement of Semoball Award winter sport finalists (04/09/16)
Saxony Lutheran's Brianna Mueller is no stranger to the Semoball Awards. She is the reigning Girls Basketball Player of the Year and Female Athlete of the Year. On Saturday it was officially announced that she'll get a chance to repeat at least one of those titles, as she is among 10 nominees for the 2016 Semoball Awards' Girls Basketball Player of the Year...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston gets past Farmington, East Prairie hands Twin Rivers first loss (04/09/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON, Mo. -- Blake Wolferding crushed his first home run of the season during Sikeston's 6-3 win over district foe Farmington on the road Friday. The senior's blast tied the game at 1-1 after the Knights scratched one run out in the bottom of the first...
Saxony Lutheran baseball finds way to win 'ugly,' drops Zalma in Oak Ridge tourney (04/08/16)
The Saxony Lutheran baseball team spent several minutes perched near the batting cages at the Crusaders’ home field following their game against Zalma on Friday afternoon in the Oak Ridge Invitational. Coach Paul Sander and his squad were disappointed in the continued lack of hitting and made sure to discuss that during their postgame chat, but Sander also made sure his guys understood that he was pleased they were able to grind out a 5-1 victory over the visiting Bulldogs...
Saxony Lutheran baseball finds way to win 'ugly,' drops Zalma in Oak Ridge tourney (04/08/16)
The Saxony Lutheran baseball team spent several minutes perched near the batting cages at the Crusaders’ home field following their game against Zalma on Friday afternoon in the Oak Ridge Invitational. Coach Paul Sander and his squad were disappointed in the continued lack of hitting and made sure to discuss that during their postgame chat, but Sander also made sure his guys understood that he was pleased they were able to grind out a 5-1 victory over the visiting Bulldogs...
April 8, 2016 Scoreboard (04/08/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball blanks Saxony Lutheran at Oak Ridge Invitational (04/08/16)
Cole Nichols hit a triple to produce the only extra-base hit of the game as the Bell City baseball team downed host Saxony Lutheran 7-0 in the opening round of pool play Thursday in the Oak Ridge Invitational Tournament. Austin Hicks went the distance to get the win for Bell City. He recorded 11 strikeouts and walked one...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball blanks Saxony Lutheran at Oak Ridge Invitational (04/08/16)
Cole Nichols hit a triple to produce the only extra-base hit of the game as the Bell City baseball team downed host Saxony Lutheran 7-0 in the opening round of pool play Thursday in the Oak Ridge Invitational Tournament. Austin Hicks went the distance to get the win for Bell City. He recorded 11 strikeouts and walked one...
State-ranked Saxony Lutheran soccer team takes down Sikeston 2-1 (04/08/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- There's not much to say when it comes to moral victories, but Sikeston coach Gabe Dement thought Thursday's loss to the defending state champions was the closest thing to it. Saxony Lutheran, who is the third-ranked team in Class 1 according to the latest state poll, defeated Sikeston 2-1 at the Sikeston Sports Complex. ...
April 7, 2016 Scoreboard (04/07/16)
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Sikeston boys track team wins Perryville Invitational (04/06/16)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- The Sikeston boys track team won the Perryville Invitational after four first-place finishes. Sikeston topped the 11-team meet with 128 points. Perryville was second with 112 and Park Hills Central rounded out the top three with 94 points. Scott City finished eighth and Dexter ended in 10th...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Kelly baseball team edges St. Vincent (04/06/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Kelly baseball team edges St. Vincent (04/06/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
April 5, 2016 Scoreboard (04/05/16)
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High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran baseball team routs Meadow Heights with 11-run inning (04/05/16)
All the high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran baseball team routs Meadow Heights with 11-run inning (04/05/16)
All the high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
April 4, 2016 Scoreboard (04/04/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Sikeston baseball team takes down Bell City (04/03/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Sikeston baseball team takes down Bell City (04/03/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team hands first loss to Valle Catholic (04/02/16)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team hands first loss to Valle Catholic (04/02/16)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
April 1, 2016 Scoreboard (04/01/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Zalma baseball squad debuts with 2-1 loss (03/30/16)
Dusty Daniels had two hits, including a double, but the Zalma baseball team could muster just one run in a season-opening 2-1 loss to Puxico on the road Tuesday. Dallan Stotts took the loss for Zalma (0-1) despite a strong six-inning performance. He struck out eight, walked one and allowed four hits. Both runs were earned...
Thriller sees Jackson girls soccer edge Saxony Lutheran in penalty kicks (03/29/16)
At the end of every practice, Jackson girls soccer coach Justin McMullen lines his players up for penalty kicks. It's a tedious process, but there's an obvious method to the madness. McMullen seeks composure in the high-pressure situation, so when junior Sarah Gammon stepped to the penalty mark Tuesday with the game on the line, there was never a sense of panic...
Thriller sees Jackson girls soccer edge Saxony Lutheran in penalty kicks (03/29/16)
At the end of every practice, Jackson girls soccer coach Justin McMullen lines his players up for penalty kicks. It's a tedious process, but there's an obvious method to the madness. McMullen seeks composure in the high-pressure situation, so when junior Sarah Gammon stepped to the penalty mark Tuesday with the game on the line, there was never a sense of panic...
March 29, 2016 Scoreboard (03/29/16)
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Sophomore leads Bluff to ND Invitational title (03/29/16)
Poplar Bluff sophomore Nathan Woolard literally had to make a name for himself Monday afternoon as the Mules made their season debut at the Notre Dame Invitational. Woolard's first name was scripted with a red marker above the crossed-out name of Nick, his older brother who was a senior last year, on the Mules' scoring chart posted in the clubhouse at Bent Creek Golf Course...
March 28, 2016 Scoreboard (03/28/16)
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Eight area basketball players awarded with MBCA all-state honors (03/25/16)
Fresh off their second-place finish in Class 3, Saxony Lutheran seniors Brianna Mueller and Raegan Wieser are among eight local standouts on the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association's all-state list from the 2015-16 season, which was released Wednesday night...
Fred Thatch named MBCA Class 4 Player of the Year (03/24/16)
The 6-3 sophomore averaged a double-double at 20 points and 10 rebounds and is already Sikeston's fifth-leading scorer with 1,106 points throughout his two-year career.
High school roundup: Jackson baseball team moves to 4-0 (03/23/16)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Jackson baseball team moves to 4-0 (03/23/16)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
March 22, 2016 Scoreboard (03/22/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City baseball team tops Senath, advances to tourney final (03/20/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City baseball team tops Senath, advances to tourney final (03/20/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
March 18, 2016 Scoreboard (03/18/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer puts emotions, rust aside to breeze past Farmington in opener (03/18/16)
For all intents and purposes, the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team should be behind the eight ball. Maybe it is. But on Friday it didn't show it. With just four days of full-team practices under their belt, the defending Class 1 state champion Crusaders dropped Farmington 4-0 in the season opener at Saxony Lutheran High School, showing few signs of rust or a hardwood hangover as Tess Daniel scored a brace in the first half to spark her team...
Saxony Lutheran girls soccer puts emotions, rust aside to breeze past Farmington in opener (03/18/16)
For all intents and purposes, the Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team should be behind the eight ball. Maybe it is. But on Friday it didn't show it. With just four days of full-team practices under their belt, the defending Class 1 state champion Crusaders dropped Farmington 4-0 in the season opener at Saxony Lutheran High School, showing few signs of rust or a hardwood hangover as Tess Daniel scored a brace in the first half to spark her team...
2016 girls soccer capsules (03/18/16)
2016 track and field capules (03/18/16)
2016 baseball capsules (03/18/16)
2016 boys golf capsules (03/18/16)
2016 girls soccer capsules (03/18/16)
2016 boys golf capsules (03/18/16)
2016 baseball capsules (03/18/16)
2016 track and field capules (03/18/16)
NOTEBOOK: End of season, era for Saxony Lutheran girls basketball family (03/12/16)
COLUMBIA, Missouri -- There were already tears in her eyes -- and why wouldn't there be, after four years working toward a singular goal that drifted away by just a few points? But when she opened her mouth to talk about her coach, Grace Mirly stopped short. Her eyes welled up, she paused to catch her breath and she smiled as much as one can smile after losing a state championship...
Family atmosphere comforts Saxony girls basketball team at end of season, era (03/13/16)
COLUMBIA, Missouri -- There were already tears in her eyes -- and why wouldn't there be, after four years working toward a singular goal that drifted away by just a few points? But when she opened her mouth to talk about her coach, Grace Mirly stopped short. Her eyes welled up, she paused to catch her breath and she smiled as much as one can smile after losing a state championship...
Comeback falls short as Saxony Lutheran girls basketball is undone by Strafford in Class 3 title game (03/12/16)
Will be updated with full story and photo gallery COLUMBIA, Missouri — A sluggish start and first-half shooting woes dug a big hole the Saxony Lutheran basketball team was unable to dig out of as Strafford dropped the Crusaders 50-46 for the MSHSAA Class 3 girls state championship on Saturday at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Missouri...
Comeback falls short as Saxony Lutheran girls basketball is undone by Strafford in Class 3 title game (03/12/16)
COLUMBIA, Mo. — It was going to take an extraordinary effort for the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team to rally back in the final quarter of Saturday’s Class 3 state championship game. A layup by Strafford’s Kaylee Larimer put the Crusaders in a 12-point hole with seven minutes remaining, but just as it had been the case all season, Saxony kept fighting. The Crusaders knocked down bucket after bucket in the final minutes, pulling within two when Raegan Wieser’s triple from the right elbow splashed through the net with 31.1 seconds remaining.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team gets job done on inside in absence of injured starter Galemmo (03/11/16)
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The situation was far from ideal as Saxony Lutheran senior Ali Galemmo watched her team pull together in Thursday's Class 3 semifinal against Southern Boone at Mizzou Arena. All Galemmo could do was cheer on her teammates from the bench, as she sat with her foot wrapped in a cast, a pair of crutches at her side...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team gets job done inside in absence of injured starter Galemmo (03/10/16)
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The situation was far from ideal as Saxony Lutheran senior Ali Galemmo watched her team pull together in Thursday's Class 3 semifinal against Southern Boone at Mizzou Arena. All Galemmo could do was cheer on her teammates from the bench, as she sat with her foot wrapped in a cast, a pair of crutches at her side...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team advances to Class 3 state championship game (03/10/16)
The Crusaders defeated Southern Boone 53-40 and will play Strafford in Saturday's title showdown.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team advances to Class 3 state championship game (03/10/16)
The Crusaders defeated Southern Boone 53-40 and will play Strafford in Saturday's title showdown.
Competitive nature drives Saxony Lutheran girls basketball seniors back to final four (03/10/16)
Four years ago, coach Sam Sides was hoping to get a glimpse of a recent influx of young talent when he recalls holding an open gym for members of the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team. Among those young players were freshmen Maddie Brune and Ashlynn Collier, who squared off in a physical pick-up game that Sides referred to as "knock-down, drag-out."...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team leans on old cliche to reach great heights (03/10/16)
Go ahead and call the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team a walking cliche if you'd like, but if the Crusaders are going to win a state championship -- which they set out toward today starting in a Class 3 semifinal in Columbia, Missouri -- they're going to do it with defense...
Class 3 final four glance (03/10/16)
Led by a group of eight seniors, the Crusaders are the only team with experience at the final four -- they appeared in 2014. Saxony (27-2) is currently the second-ranked team in Class 3 and carries a 23-game winning streak into this weekend's action in Columbia, Missouri...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team leans on old cliche to reach great heights (03/10/16)
Go ahead and call the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team a walking cliche if you'd like, but if the Crusaders are going to win a state championship -- which they set out toward today starting in a Class 3 semifinal in Columbia, Missouri -- they're going to do it with defense...
Class 3 final four glance (03/10/16)
Led by a group of eight seniors, the Crusaders are the only team with experience at the final four -- they appeared in 2014. Saxony (27-2) is currently the second-ranked team in Class 3 and carries a 23-game winning streak into this weekend's action in Columbia, Missouri...
Competitive nature drives Saxony Lutheran girls basketball seniors back to final four (03/10/16)
Four years ago, coach Sam Sides was hoping to get a glimpse of a recent influx of young talent when he recalls holding an open gym for members of the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team. Among those young players were freshmen Maddie Brune and Ashlynn Collier, who squared off in a physical pick-up game that Sides referred to as "knock-down, drag-out."...
saxony reaches deep to extend run of success (03/09/16)
Just three and a half minutes into the game, Ali Galemmo hobbled to the sideline, grimacing. A year of hard work had led the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team back to this point -- back to a shot at a trip to the state final four -- and Galemmo was in obvious pain nearly as quickly as the game had started. ...
Building depth has been critical to pushing Saxony Lutheran girls basketball to the state final four (03/08/16)
Just three and a half minutes into the game, Ali Galemmo hobbled to the sideline, grimacing. A year of hard work had led the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team back to this point -- back to a shot at a trip to the state final four -- and Galemmo was in obvious pain nearly as quickly as the game had started. ...
Final Crusade: Saxony Lutheran girls basketball avenges Park Hills Central, returns to final four (03/05/16)
HILLSBORO, Mo -- With each basket, Brianna Mueller screamed. She pumped her fist. She stomped her feet. But that emotion was tethered to uncanny poise that saw the Saxony Lutheran senior do what she's been working her whole career to do -- hit the biggest shots of the season with something much colder than ice water running through her veins...
Final Crusade: Saxony Lutheran girls basketball avenges Park Hills Central, returns to final four (03/06/16)
HILLSBORO, Mo -- With each basket, Brianna Mueller screamed. She pumped her fist. She stomped her feet. But that emotion was tethered to uncanny poise that saw the Saxony Lutheran senior do what she's been working her whole career to do -- hit the biggest shots of the season with something much colder than ice water running through her veins...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team avenges loss to Twin Rivers, advances to quarterfinals (03/02/16)
The Crusaders, whose last loss came on Dec. 14 to Twin Rivers, defeated the Royals 63-32 in a Class 3 sectional on Wednesday night.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team avenges loss to Twin Rivers, advances to quarterfinals (03/02/16)
The Crusaders, whose last loss came on Dec. 14 to Twin Rivers, defeated the Royals 63-32 in a Class 3 sectional on Wednesday night.
Local basketball teams prep for district, sectional action this week (02/29/16)
It's officially win-or-go-home time for everyone on the basketball court. Bigger schools wrapped up their regular season last week and open the district postseason tonight, while smaller schools -- those that are still standing -- have sectional action this week...
PREP ROUNDUP: Caruthersville tops Malden for district title (02/26/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN, Mo. -- Senior Tyrone Alston scored 22 points as the second-seeded Caruthersville Tigers took down top-seeded Malden 61-57 to win the Class 3, District 1 championship Thursday in Malden, Mo. The Tigers (16-9) trailed by two entering the final frame but outscored Malden 19-13 to pull out the win. Alston scored 12 points in the fourth quarter going 6 of 8 from the free throw line to help seal the victory...
Charleston boys basketball team rallies to defeat Saxony Lutheran in district final (02/26/16)
The Bluejays trailed by as many as 19, but came back to knock of the Crusaders 59-54.
Charleston boys basketball team rallies to defeat Saxony Lutheran in district final (02/26/16)
The Bluejays trailed by as many as 19, but came back to knock of the Crusaders 59-54.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team thwarts Arcadia Valley, claims fourth consecutive district championship (02/25/16)
The top-seeded Crusaders battled back from a late -- and rare -- deficit to win its fourth consecutive district championship, defeating No. 2 Arcadia Valley 64-51.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team thwarts Arcadia Valley, claims fourth consecutive district championship (02/26/16)
The top-seeded Crusaders battled back from a late -- and rare -- deficit to win its fourth consecutive district championship, defeating No. 2 Arcadia Valley 64-51.
Top-seeded Bluejays knock off East Prairie, reach C3D2 finals (02/24/16)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Three players reached double figures, as the top-seeded Charleston boys basketball team opened up a 19-point halftime lead en route to a 65-49 victory over fifth-seeded East Prairie in a Class 3 District 2 semifinal Tuesday at Scott City High School...
Saxony Lutheran boys basketball rallies past Woodland, advances to district final (02/24/16)
Saxony junior William Rogers scored all but two of his 17 points in the second half, leading the second-seeded Crusaders to a 66-54 victory over third-seeded Woodland in front of a packed gymnasium at Scott City High School.
Saxony Lutheran boys basketball rallies past Woodland, advances to district final (02/24/16)
Saxony junior William Rogers scored all but two of his 17 points in the second half, leading the second-seeded Crusaders to a 66-54 victory over third-seeded Woodland in front of a packed gymnasium at Scott City High School.
February 23, 2016 Scoreboard (02/23/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
DISTRICT ROUNDUP: Season ends for Charleston and NMCC, Oran moves on (02/23/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY, Mo. (SMNS) -- The Charleston girls basketball team turned the ball over early, got in a hole and was never able to slow down a powerful Saxony Lutheran side as the Bluejays fell in a semifinal of the Class 3, District 2 tournament on Monday night at Scott City High School...
Arcadia Valley girls basketball ends Woodland's season in district semifinals (02/22/16)
The Woodland girls basketball team knew the problem it faced. The Cardinals just didn't come up with the answers. The third-seeded Cardinals were victimized by turnovers that led to easy baskets and struggled to get in an offensive rhythm as they fell to second-seeded Arcadia Valley, 70-50, in a semifinal of the Class 3 District 2 tournament Monday night at Scott City High School...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball glides past Charleston, into district championship (02/22/16)
Thus far, things have proven that the true test of Saxony Lutheran girls basketball is still ahead. On Thursday night it won its 20th consecutive basketball game and breezed into the Class 3 District 2 championship with a 71-34 win over Charleston. The top-seeded Crusaders (24-2) will take on No. 2 Arcadia Valley in the final Thursday. Whether a recent string of blowouts helps or hurts Saxony Lutheran is yet to be seen...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball glides past Charleston, into district championship (02/22/16)
Thus far, things have proven that the true test of Saxony Lutheran girls basketball is still ahead. On Thursday night it won its 20th consecutive basketball game and breezed into the Class 3 District 2 championship with a 71-34 win over Charleston. The top-seeded Crusaders (24-2) will take on No. 2 Arcadia Valley in the final Thursday. Whether a recent string of blowouts helps or hurts Saxony Lutheran is yet to be seen...
February 22, 2016 Scoreboard (02/22/16)
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DISTRICT ROUNDUP: East Prairie upsets Scott City, NMCC ends skid (02/21/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Cade Douglas and Derez Tipler combined for 31 points as the No. 4 East Prairie Eagles upset No. 5 Scott City 59-57 during the first round of the Class 3, District 2 tournament in Scott City, Mo. The Eagles (13-13) trailed by two going into the fourth quarter until key plays down the stretch pulled East Prairie ahead...
Beel's 37 leads Woodland boys basketball in Class 3 District 2 win over Kelly (02/21/16)
Woodland senior Zach Beel decided to take the reins with his team clinging to a four-point lead at halftime of Saturday's game. The 6-foot-6 Beel finished with a season-high 37 points in leading the third-seeded Cardinals to an 81-63 win over sixth-seeded Kelly in the opening round of the Class 3 District 2 Boys Basketball Tournament at Scott City High School...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: East Prairie ends Scott City boys basketball team's season (02/21/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: East Prairie ends Scott City boys basketball team's season (02/21/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Jackson girls swimmer Caitlyn Palmer finishes 8th, 15th at girls swimming championships (02/21/16)
ST. PETERS, Mo. -- Caitlyn Palmer was upbeat in the face of what could have been bitter disappointment. After a state championship and third-place finish as a junior, Palmer had high hopes going into her final season as a high school swimmer. But a combination of factors led Palmer to finishes of eighth and 15th at the Missouri Girls Swimming and Diving Championships on Saturday at the St. Peters Rec-Plex...
Jackson senior Caitlyn Palmer returns to defend her crown at girls swimming state meet (02/19/16)
Palmer will be joined by eight other swimmers from around the area at the Missouri State Girls Swimming and Diving Championships, which begin with preliminaries today and wrap up with finals Saturday at the City of St. Peters Rec-Plex in St. Peters, Missouri.
Class 3 District 2 tournaments highlight first week of postseason prep basketball (02/19/16)
Classes 1-3 officially start postseason play this weekend, and the Rams are scheduled to host the Class 3 District 2 boys and girls tournaments for the second year in a row.
Class 3 District 2 tournaments highlight first week of postseason prep basketball (02/19/16)
Classes 1-3 officially start postseason play this weekend, and the Rams are scheduled to host the Class 3 District 2 boys and girls tournaments for the second year in a row.
2016 state girls swimming qualifiers (02/19/16)
2016 state girls swimming qualifiers
February 18, 2016 Scoreboard (02/18/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter shocks Poplar Bluff, Bloomfield downs Portageville (02/17/16)
DEXTER, Mo. -- For the first time since 2011 the Dexter Bearcats can say they own a win over Poplar Bluff. Dexter pulled off a 61-57 SEMO Conference shocker at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter, Mo. Dexter has beaten Poplar Bluff just three times since 1999 and stifled one of the Mules' best young talents to do so Tuesday night...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Advance downs Oran in potential district tourney preview (02/17/16)
Preston Wuebker sank 20 points, 12 of which came from behind the arc, as state-ranked host Advance downed Oran 69-51 in both teams' season finale in what could be a potential preview of the Class 1 District 2 Tournament championship. Dawson Mayo netted 13 points and Armani Vermillion chipped in 11 points to lead Advance (21-5). The Hornets trailed by one point at halftime but used a strong third quarter and outscored the Eagles by 19 points in the second half to get the victory...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Advance downs Oran in potential district tourney preview (02/17/16)
Preston Wuebker sank 20 points, 12 of which came from behind the arc, as state-ranked host Advance downed Oran 69-51 in both teams' season finale in what could be a potential preview of the Class 1 District 2 Tournament championship. Dawson Mayo netted 13 points and Armani Vermillion chipped in 11 points to lead Advance (21-5). The Hornets trailed by one point at halftime but used a strong third quarter and outscored the Eagles by 19 points in the second half to get the victory...
February 12, 2016 Scoreboard (02/12/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson girls basketball reels off 12th straight win (02/12/16)
Autumn Reid drained a game-high 16 points, including four 3-pointers, as the Jackson girls basketball team easily disposed of the visiting Nerinx Hall, 64-21, on Thursday night. Rylee Stafford contributed 11 points for Jackson (19-3), which kept the Markers in single digits each quarter and extended its winning streak to 12 games...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson girls basketball reels off 12th straight win (02/12/16)
Autumn Reid drained a game-high 16 points, including four 3-pointers, as the Jackson girls basketball team easily disposed of the visiting Nerinx Hall, 64-21, on Thursday night. Rylee Stafford contributed 11 points for Jackson (19-3), which kept the Markers in single digits each quarter and extended its winning streak to 12 games...
Poplar Bluff girls swimming dominates meet, claims first Show-Me Conference Championship (02/11/16)
Winning the program's first conference meet wasn't what surprised Poplar Bluff girls swimming coach Beth Lewis-Muse on Thursday. It was how the Mules did it that left her in a state of disbelief. Poplar Bluff won nine of the 12 events and captured 526 points, finishing 100 points ahead of second-place Cape Central at the Show Me Conference Championship at the Central Municipal Pool...
Poplar Bluff girls swimming dominates meet, claims first Show-Me Conference Championship (02/11/16)
Winning the program's first conference meet wasn't what surprised Poplar Bluff girls swimming coach Beth Lewis-Muse on Thursday. It was how the Mules did it that left her in a state of disbelief. Poplar Bluff won nine of the 12 events and captured 526 points, finishing 100 points ahead of second-place Cape Central at the Show Me Conference Championship at the Central Municipal Pool...
February 11, 2016 Scoreboard (02/11/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Seeds released for small school districts (02/10/16)
With districts for small schools beginning in less than two weeks, seeds have been released for district tournaments in Class 1, 2 and 3. Class 3, District 1 In Class 3, District 1, host Malden (17-6) earned the top seed on the boys side while Twin Rivers (15-7) is the top seed on the girls side...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cape Central girls basketball can't hold on against Kennett (02/09/16)
Up 34-30 heading into the final eight minutes of the game, the Cape Central girls basketball could not hold on as it dropped a close 45-40 conference road contest to Kennett, 45-40, on Monday night in Kennett, Missouri. Abbie Reece sank 13 points as the Tigers fell in the high-fouling loss to the Indians...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cape Central girls basketball can't hold on against Kennett (02/09/16)
Up 34-30 heading into the final eight minutes of the game, the Cape Central girls basketball could not hold on as it dropped a close 45-40 conference road contest to Kennett, 45-40, on Monday night in Kennett, Missouri. Abbie Reece sank 13 points as the Tigers fell in the high-fouling loss to the Indians...
February 8, 2016 Scoreboard (02/08/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Leopold basketball team claims first victory (02/06/16)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Leopold basketball team claims its first victory (02/07/16)
Garrett Thele recorded a game-high 18 points to lead the Leopold boys basketball team to its first win of the season, a 60-54 victory over visiting Greenville on Friday night. Tristan Graham, Ryan Lewis and Blake Leazenby contributed 12 points each for Leopold (1-17), which led by six points at halftime before the second-half stalemate...
February 5, 2016 Scoreboard (02/05/16)
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Surging Saxony girls basketball handles Notre Dame with ease (02/05/16)
Brianna Mueller finished with a game-high 25 points, and the Crusaders went on a 15-2 run to close the first half in a 59-37 win Thursday at home over Notre Dame.
Surging Saxony girls basketball handles Notre Dame with ease (02/05/16)
Brianna Mueller finished with a game-high 25 points, and the Crusaders went on a 15-2 run to close the first half in a 59-37 win Thursday at home over Notre Dame.
February 4, 2016 Scoreboard (02/04/16)
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Saxony Lutheran's Brune signs to extend soccer career at Division I Troy (02/03/16)
It says a lot that on a soccer team good enough to win a state championship even without her, Maddie Brune is the cream of the crop. After missing much of her junior season with a medial collateral ligament tear in her knee and ahead of what she expects to be a bounce-back senior campaign, Brune signed on Wednesday at Saxony Lutheran High School to continue her soccer career at Troy (Ala.) University...
Saxony Lutheran's Brune signs to extend soccer career at Division I Troy (02/03/16)
It says a lot that on a soccer team good enough to win a state championship even without her, Maddie Brune is the cream of the crop. After missing much of her junior season with a medial collateral ligament tear in her knee and ahead of what she expects to be a bounce-back senior campaign, Brune signed on Wednesday at Saxony Lutheran High School to continue her soccer career at Troy (Ala.) University...
PREP ROUNDUP: SCC rallies past Kelly, Sikeston girls win sixth straight (02/03/16)
BENTON, Mo. -- The Scott County Central Braves used a big fourth quarter to earn a 64-48 road win over Kelly Tuesday night. Kelly led at halftime 28-24 and the game was tied 37-37 after three quarters before Scott Central outscored the Hawks 27-11 in the final frame...
Saxony girls basketball team holds off Dexter (02/03/16)
DEXTER, Mo. -- The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team jumped out to a 10-0 lead but it wasn't enough to upend the No. 2-ranked Saxony Lutheran Crusaders Tuesday at Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. Saxony Lutheran moved ahead 15-14 by the 3:51 mark of the second period, increased its lead to 29-21 by halftime and hung on for a 50-44 road win against Dexter...
Saxony girls basketball team holds off Dexter (02/03/16)
DEXTER, Mo. -- The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team jumped out to a 10-0 lead but it wasn't enough to upend the No. 2-ranked Saxony Lutheran Crusaders Tuesday at Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. Saxony Lutheran moved ahead 15-14 by the 3:51 mark of the second period, increased its lead to 29-21 by halftime and hung on for a 50-44 road win against Dexter...
Saxony Lutheran boys basketball team uses multiple weapons to overwhelm Scott City (02/03/16)
Saxony can do it all on offense, and Tuesday night's 77-53 home win over the district rival Rams proved the Crusaders are honing in on their postseason form.
Saxony Lutheran boys basketball team uses multiple weapons to overwhelm Scott City (02/03/16)
Saxony can do it all on offense, and Tuesday night's 77-53 home win over the district rival Rams proved the Crusaders are honing in on their postseason form.
February 2, 2016 Scoreboard (02/02/16)
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Fall sports finalists announced for Semoball Awards (01/30/16)
High school athletes throughout the region were recognized Saturday as 55 student-athletes from across Southeast Missouri were announced as finalists for the Third Annual Semoball Awards. Final nominees from eight different sport categories -- football offense, football defense, volleyball, boys soccer, boys and girls cross country, boys swimming and diving and girls tennis -- were revealed on air on SEMO ESPN Radio...
Notre Dame boys basketball team holds off Jackson (01/29/16)
Notre Dame junior Blake Bauwens scored 14 points, and the Bulldogs held off a hard-charging Jackson boys basketball squad for a 57-55 home victory Friday night. Junior Winston Welter added 12 points for Notre Dame, which saw an 18-point third-quarter lead shrink to three points with 2 minutes, 11 seconds remaining in regulation when Jackson senior Garrett Walker hit a 3-point shot...
January 29, 2016 Scoreboard (01/29/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville girls basketball team prevails in OT (01/29/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville girls basketball team prevails in OT (01/29/16)
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January 28, 2016 Scoreboard (01/28/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: South Pem. downs NMCC, Sikeston girls ease through first round at Hillsboro (01/27/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com STEELE, Mo. -- The South Pemiscot Bulldogs used a strong fourth quarter to get past visiting New Madrid County Central 77-67 Tuesday night. South Pemiscot trailed 46-45 heading into the final frame before the Bulldogs went on a 9-2 run to start the quarter and never trailed again...
High school roundup: Cape Central boys basketball team upends Perryville (01/27/16)
Senior Al Young finished with a double-double with a game-high 27 points and 10 rebounds as the Cape Central boys basketball team remained hot and upped their winning streak to 12 games with a 77-62 win on the road over Class 4 District 1 contender Perryville on Tuesday...
High school roundup: Cape Central boys basketball team upends Perryville (01/27/16)
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January 26, 2016 Scoreboard (01/26/16)
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Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team receives a welcome boost in win over Neelyville (01/26/16)
Saxony Lutheran senior Raegan Wieser had been waiting months for Monday night's game to finally come, so she concluded her debut in vigorous fashion.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team receives a welcome boost in win over Neelyville (01/25/16)
Saxony Lutheran senior Raegan Wieser had been waiting months for Monday night's game to finally come, so she concluded her debut in vigorous fashion.
January 25, 2016 Scoreboard (01/25/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Rock Bridge girls swimming team finishes first at City of Roses Invitational (01/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bauwens' record night sends Notre Dame boys basketball team past Saxony Lutheran (01/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bauwens' record night sends Notre Dame boys basketball team past Saxony Lutheran (01/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Rock Bridge girls swimming team finishes first at City of Roses Invitational (01/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
January 23, 2016 Scoreboard (01/23/16)
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January 22, 2016 Scoreboard (01/22/16)
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January 21, 2016 Scoreboard (01/21/16)
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2015 All-Southeast Missourian Volleyball Team (01/20/16)
Meet the 12 members of the 2015 All-Southeast Missourian Volleyball Team
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cape Central boys basketball hands Saxony Lutheran second straight loss (01/20/16)
A one-point game at halftime fell in favor of the Cape Central boys basketball team as it controlled the second half to hand Saxony Lutheran its second straight loss, 53-38, on Tuesday night at Cape Central High School. The Tigers (11-4) led 25-24 at the break, but held the Crusaders (15-3) to just 14 points in the second half...
January 18, 2016 Scoreboard (01/18/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston dispatches Century in first game of Superman Classic (01/19/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com METROPOLIS, Ill. -- The Charleston boys basketball team pulled off a lopsided victory over Century during its first game of pool play Monday at the Superman Classic at Massac County High School in Metropolis, Ill. Charleston led 17-12 after the first quarter. They went on to score 60 points the next two quarters to lead 77-31 going into the fourth...
Sense of deja vu as Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team tops Oran (01/18/16)
ORAN, Mo. -- It had only been 11 days since the Saxony Lutheran and Oran girls basketball teams last met on the hardwood. The script remained the same with the Crusaders building up a first-quarter lead that the Eagles never overcame as Saxony won 49-35 on Monday night...
High school roundup: Perryville boys basketball team tops Saxony for tourney crown (01/17/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Perryville boys basketball team tops Saxony for tourney crown (01/17/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
January 16, 2016 Scoreboard (01/16/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City boys defeat Kelly 55-51 at FedEx Forum (01/15/16)
The Scott City boys basketball team used steady output to stave off a comeback attempt and defeat Kelly 55-51 in a conference dual under the bright lights at FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tennessee, on Thursday afternoon. The Hawks had a 21-point fourth quarter to rally, but the Rams nine-point lead after three quarters was too much to overcome...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City boys defeat Kelly 55-51 at FedEx Forum (01/15/16)
The Scott City boys basketball team used steady output to stave off a comeback attempt and defeat Kelly 55-51 in a conference dual under the bright lights at FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tennessee, on Thursday afternoon. The Hawks had a 21-point fourth quarter to rally, but the Rams nine-point lead after three quarters was too much to overcome...
Oran girls basketball blasts past Bravettes for Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament title (01/15/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- If there was one thing the Oran girls basketball team did not go wanting for entering Thursday night's Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament championship, it was motivation. There was a tournament final loss a week ago -- the Eagles' only loss of the season. There was the search for the first conference tournament title in school history. And there was a loss to Scott County Central the last time Oran was the No. 1 seed in the conference tournament...
January 14, 2016 Scoreboard (01/14/16)
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High school roundup: Jackson wrestling team improves to 9-0 on season (01/14/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
High school roundup: Jackson wrestling team improves to 9-0 on season (01/14/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
High school roundup: Woodland boys basketball team stuns Jackson (01/13/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
High school roundup: Woodland boys basketball team stuns Jackson (01/13/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
January 12, 2016 Scoreboard (01/12/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Saxony Lutheran boys basketball thumps New Athens (01/12/16)
Jalen Williams scored a game-high 21 points to lead the top-seeded Saxony Lutheran boys basketball team to a 71-40 win over eighth-seeded New Athens in Monday's opening round of the Chester Tournament in Chester, Illinois. William Rogers sank 17 points and Corie Williams chipped in 16 points for Saxony Lutheran (14-1). ...