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Sikeston finds offense in 4-0 win over Farmington (05/06/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After getting shutout by Poplar Bluff the night prior, Sikeston entered Tuesday's contest with visiting Farmington in search of some offense. Appropriately enough it was the Lady Bulldogs' lone senior, Kyra Rainwater, that got the team rolling with an early goal as Sikeston cruised to a 4-0 on senior night...
Sikeston finds offense in 4-0 win over Farmington (05/06/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After getting shutout by Poplar Bluff the night prior, Sikeston entered Tuesday's contest with visiting Farmington in search of some offense. Appropriately enough it was the Lady Bulldogs' lone senior, Kyra Rainwater, that got the team rolling with an early goal as Sikeston cruised to a 4-0 on senior night...
Dexter's Stevens, Mitchell qualify for golf sectional (05/05/15)
FARMINGTON, Mo. - Dexter's Ethan Stevens and Drake Mitchell qualified for the sectional golf tournament Monday. Stevens tied for sixth and Mitchell tied for thirteenth at the Class 3, District 1 golf tournament at Crown Pointe Golf Course in Farmington Monday. Stevens shot nine-over-par 81 and Mitchell shot 13-over-par 85...
Advance boys golf team clams Class 1 District 1 crown (05/05/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
District golf roundup: Advance boys golf team clams Class 1 District 1 crown (05/05/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
High school roundup: Woodland softball team advances to district semifinals with win over Scott County Central (05/05/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
NMCC eliminates Dexter from SEMO Conference baseball tournament (05/05/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats baseball team suffered an 11-3 loss to New Madrid County Central in a consolation semifinal of the SEMO Conference baseball tournament Saturday at Cape Central High School. NMCC jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the top of the first inning and padded its lead to 8-1 by the top of the fifth frame...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston sending four golfers to sectional, Northern medals (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com PARK HILLS -- Sikeston qualified four golfers for the sectional round after finishing the Class 3 District 1 meet Monday at Crown Pointe Golf Club in Park Hills. Gabe Wheeler was Sikeston's top golfer with a score of 82 which tied him for eighth place overall. He was named to the all-district team finishing eight strokes behind the district medalist Nick Westrich from Farmington...
Sikeston slips past Jackson for third at SEMO Conference Tournament (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- They couldn't have cut it much closer if they tried, but the Sikeston Bulldogs escaped Capaha Park Monday with third place in the SEMO Conference Tournament. Facing Jackson, the Bulldogs caught the Indians in a rundown near second base for the final out in a 10-9 win while the game-tying run stood less than 90 feet from extending the game...
Sikeston baseball team takes third place at SEMO Conference tourney with win over Jackson (05/04/15)
The Sikeston baseball team scored five runs in the top of the sixth inning and hung on to defeat Jackson 10-9 in the third-place game of the SEMO Conference tournament Monday at Capaha Field. Sam Cox finished 2 for 5 with two RBI to lead Sikeston (12-9) at the plate. The Bulldogs combined for 11 hits in the game...
Sikeston's early lead gives way to Notre Dame in SEMO Conference tournament semifinal (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- With a three-run lead and its ace on the mound, things looked favorable for the fourth-seeded Sikeston Bulldogs Saturday during the semifinals of the SEMO Conference baseball tournament. But then the No. 1 ranked team in Class 4 and the tournament's top seed showed up...
PREP ROUNDUP: SCC rolls to Richland title, Sikeston girls finish second at Poplar Bluff Invitational (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ESSEX -- The Scott County Central Braves scored 71 runs in two games leading to its first Richland baseball tournament championship Saturday at Richland High School. The Braves (7-6) defeated Richland 34-12 during the semifinals and Clarkton 37-2...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston sending four golfers to sectional, Northern medals (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com PARK HILLS -- Sikeston qualified four golfers for the sectional round after finishing the Class 3 District 1 meet Monday at Crown Pointe Golf Club in Park Hills. Gabe Wheeler was Sikeston's top golfer with a score of 82 which tied him for eighth place overall. He was named to the all-district team finishing eight strokes behind the district medalist Nick Westrich from Farmington...
Sikeston slips past Jackson for third at SEMO Conference Tournament (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- They couldn't have cut it much closer if they tried, but the Sikeston Bulldogs escaped Capaha Park Monday with third place in the SEMO Conference Tournament. Facing Jackson, the Bulldogs caught the Indians in a rundown near second base for the final out in a 10-9 win while the game-tying run stood less than 90 feet from extending the game...
Dexter's Waldner breaks stadium record at Poplar Bluff (05/04/15)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. - Dexter's Makayla Waldner broke the Poplar Bluff Stadium record in the 300 hurdles during Friday's Poplar Bluff Invitational. Waldner's time of 43.7 clipped Tenisha Britton's 1996 run of 43.9. The Dexter girls placed third out of 13 teams and the Dexter boys placed twelfth...
May 4, 2015 Scoreboard (05/04/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston baseball team takes third place at SEMO Conference tourney with win over Jackson (05/04/15)
The Sikeston baseball team scored five runs in the top of the sixth inning and hung on to defeat Jackson 10-9 in the third-place game of the SEMO Conference tournament Monday at Capaha Field. Sam Cox finished 2 for 5 with two RBI to lead Sikeston (12-9) at the plate. The Bulldogs combined for 11 hits in the game...
Sikeston's early lead gives way to Notre Dame in SEMO Conference tournament semifinal (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- With a three-run lead and its ace on the mound, things looked favorable for the fourth-seeded Sikeston Bulldogs Saturday during the semifinals of the SEMO Conference baseball tournament. But then the No. 1 ranked team in Class 4 and the tournament's top seed showed up...
PREP ROUNDUP: SCC rolls to Richland title, Sikeston girls finish second at Poplar Bluff Invitational (05/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ESSEX -- The Scott County Central Braves scored 71 runs in two games leading to its first Richland baseball tournament championship Saturday at Richland High School. The Braves (7-6) defeated Richland 34-12 during the semifinals and Clarkton 37-2...
High school roundup: Notre Dame, Poplar Bluff baseball teams set to meet in SEMO Conference tourney final (05/03/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Notre Dame, Poplar Bluff baseball teams set to meet in SEMO Conference tourney final (05/03/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Yant, Helms carry Sikeston past Marion, Ill. in overtime (05/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With four starters out of commission, Sikeston was in need of some new playmakers against the visiting Marion, Ill. Lady Wildcats on Thursday. Enter freshman Mackenzie Yant, who came into the contest with just one goal in her high school career...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston finishes off Charleston 12-0 in five innings (05/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Sikeston finished off its second suspended game of the season Thursday taking down Charleston 12-0 in five innings at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Sikeston was ahead 8-0 in the top of the fifth when rain forced a stop in play April 21...
Sidwell pitches Sikeston past Cape Central in first round of SEMO Conference tournament (05/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Before Friday's first round game against Cape Central, Trent Sidwell was told he'd pitch the game of his life. Sidwell's fortune teller was his coach, Alan Scheeter, whose prediction was spot on. Sidwell pitched a complete game, 3-1 win over the Tigers during the opening round of the SEMO Conference Tournament at VFW Memorial Stadium advancing them to the semifinals for the third time in three years...
May 1, 2015 Scoreboard (05/01/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Yant, Helms carry Sikeston past Marion, Ill. in overtime (05/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With four starters out of commission, Sikeston was in need of some new playmakers against the visiting Marion, Ill. Lady Wildcats on Thursday. Enter freshman Mackenzie Yant, who came into the contest with just one goal in her high school career...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston finishes off Charleston 12-0 in five innings (05/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Sikeston finished off its second suspended game of the season Thursday taking down Charleston 12-0 in five innings at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Sikeston was ahead 8-0 in the top of the fifth when rain forced a stop in play April 21...
PREP ROUNDUP: Helms gets hat trick in 4-3 loss to Anna (04/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ANNA, Ill. -- The Sikeston girls soccer team lost to Anna-Jonesboro 4-3 Wednesday on the road. Torrie Helms had a hat trick for Sikeston (7-9) scoring all three goals. Grace Hamra and Mackenzie Yant each had assists. Sikeston will host Marion, Ill., today at 5 p.m...
Redhawks visit Sikeston (04/30/15)
Krokstrom signs with ASU (04/30/15)
Dexter standout Noah Kronk to play football at Southeast Missouri State (04/30/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - Dexter football fans won't have to travel very far to watch one of their own play next season. 2015 Dexter graduate Noah Kronk has made the decision to play football at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau this fall. "Coach Peden had been encouraging me to play college football," Kronk said. ...
April 30, 2015 Scoreboard (04/30/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Helms gets hat trick in 4-3 loss to Anna (04/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ANNA, Ill. -- The Sikeston girls soccer team lost to Anna-Jonesboro 4-3 Wednesday on the road. Torrie Helms had a hat trick for Sikeston (7-9) scoring all three goals. Grace Hamra and Mackenzie Yant each had assists. Sikeston will host Marion, Ill., today at 5 p.m...
High school roundup: Galemmo nets game-winner in Saxony Lutheran girls soccer team's win over Notre Dame (04/29/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Sikeston becomes latest victim during Notre Dame's 15-game winning streak (04/28/15)
Graham Ruopp pitched a solid six innings giving up three hits and the Notre Dame offense erupted for five runs in the sixth to push aside SEMO Conference rival Sikeston 9-1
Sikeston becomes latest victim during Notre Dame's 15-game winning streak (04/28/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Even during the midsts of one of the more lucrative winning streaks around, Notre Dame head baseball coach Jeff Graviett thought his team played one of its most complete games yet. Starter Graham Ruopp pitched a solid six innings giving up three hits and the Notre Dame offense erupted for five runs in the sixth to push aside SEMO Conference rival Sikeston 9-1 Tuesday at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston tennis defeats Cape Central, Advance takes down NMCC softball (04/28/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Picking their second district win in less than a week, Sikeston dominated host Cape Central 8-1 on Tuesday. "Today's win at Cape was important for us concerning our upcoming team districts," Bulldog head coach Russ Dial said. "The victory gave us our third district win, which should get us a high seed for team districts. Everyone played well today knowing we need to finish the regular season strong."...
April 28, 2015 Scoreboard (04/28/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Wheeler's late push falls short in bid for SEMO Conference championship (04/28/15)
Wheeler was two strokes behind with two holes to play and found himself in position to shave off another stroke while chasing down the day's leader, Cape Central's Kobe Franklin. But one swing of the club changed everything.
Stoddard County sports results (Monday) (04/28/15)
The Dexter Bearcats middle school baseball team collected an 11-0 run-rule win against the Bernie Mules Monday afternoon. Dexter tallied two runs in the first inning, two more in the second inning and seven runs in the bottom of the third frame. Garrett Henson earned a complete-game victory. He allowed three hits and struck out 10 in five innings of work...
Central's Kobe Franklin takes top spot at SEMO Conference golf tournament (04/28/15)
It was a familiar situation for Franklin, who had lost a three-stroke lead over the final five holes in a previous high school tournament.
Sikeston downs Dexter 13-1 in previously delayed game (04/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It's not often that when a team steps on the field for the first time in an afternoon they already have eight runs on the board. That's exactly the spot the Sikeston Bulldogs found themselves in, however, when they picked up a previously delayed game against visiting Dexter on Monday...
Wheeler's late push falls short in bid for SEMO Conference championship (04/28/15)
Wheeler was two strokes behind with two holes to play and found himself in position to shave off another stroke while chasing down the day's leader, Cape Central's Kobe Franklin. But one swing of the club changed everything.
Central's Kobe Franklin takes top spot at SEMO Conference golf tournament (04/27/15)
It was a familiar situation for Franklin, who had lost a three-stroke lead over the final five holes in a previous high school tournament.
April 27, 2015 Scoreboard (04/27/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston downs Dexter 13-1 in previously delayed game (04/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It's not often that when a team steps on the field for the first time in an afternoon they already have eight runs on the board. That's exactly the spot the Sikeston Bulldogs found themselves in, however, when they picked up a previously delayed game against visiting Dexter on Monday...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston routs Cape Central, loses lopsided game to Affton (04/26/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Jacob Clark pitched a complete game and had 10 strikeouts while Sikeston's offense pelted 10 hits during a 12-0 rout over Cape Central Saturday at Cape Central High School during the first game of a doubleheader...
High school roundup: Sikeston baseball team dismantles Central (04/26/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Sikeston baseball team dismantles Central (04/26/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston baseball falls on the road to Marion, Ill. (04/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com MARION, Ill. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs allowed five runs in the bottom of the third inning and couldn't recover on the road Friday against Marion, Ill., losing 7-3. Both teams had six hits and two errors. Blake Wolferding led Sikeston (7-6) with two hits. Luke Williams added a run-scoring double...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston baseball falls on the road to Marion, Ill. (04/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com MARION, Ill. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs allowed five runs in the bottom of the third inning and couldn't recover on the road Friday against Marion, Ill., losing 7-3. Both teams had six hits and two errors. Blake Wolferding led Sikeston (7-6) with two hits. Luke Williams added a run-scoring double...
SEMO Conference golf tournament returns to Sikeston after 13 years (04/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For the first time in 13 years the SEMO Conference Golf Tournament returns to its birthplace. The 15-team tournament will take place on Monday at Fox Haven Country Club, a par-71 course, in Sikeston. The large division includes six teams: Cape Central, Dexter, Jackson, Notre Dame, Poplar Bluff and Sikeston. The small division has nine: Advance, Caruthersville, Clearwater, Doniphan, Kelly, Kennett, Malden, New Madrid County Central and Saxony Lutheran...
Late boost assures Sikeston win over East Prairie 7-2 (04/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Adding five insurance runs in their final trip to the plate, the Sikeston Bulldogs took down East Prairie 7-2 Thursday to push themselves two games above .500 on the season. "We can't wait until the sixth inning to get the bats going," Sikeston head coach Alan Scheeter said. "Fortunately our pitching and defense kept us in it. We got the two runs we needed in the third and our pitching kept us in it. We have to find a way to score more runs."...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston golf takes first at Dalhousie, Lady Bulldogs shutout 5-0 (04/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston boys golf team took first place in a three-team match at the Dalhousie Golf Club in Cape Girardeau Thursday. The Bulldogs posted a team score of 174 squeak past Advance, who finished with a 178. Saxony Lutheran took third place with a 202...
April 24, 2015 Scoreboard (04/24/15)
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High school roundup: Advance girls softball team falls in title game of conference tourney (04/24/15)
Sophomore Kayli Tanner belted a home run and drove in two runs to lead the second-seeded Bernie softball team to an 8-4 victory in nine innings over top-seeded Advance in the championship game of the Stoddard County Activities Association Conference Tournament in Advance, Missouri...
High school roundup: Advance girls softball team falls in title game of conference tourney (04/24/15)
Sophomore Kayli Tanner belted a home run and drove in two runs to lead the second-seeded Bernie softball team to an 8-4 victory in nine innings over top-seeded Advance in the championship game of the Stoddard County Activities Association Conference Tournament in Advance, Missouri...
Late boost assures Sikeston win over East Prairie 7-2 (04/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Adding five insurance runs in their final trip to the plate, the Sikeston Bulldogs took down East Prairie 7-2 Thursday to push themselves two games above .500 on the season. "We can't wait until the sixth inning to get the bats going," Sikeston head coach Alan Scheeter said. "Fortunately our pitching and defense kept us in it. We got the two runs we needed in the third and our pitching kept us in it. We have to find a way to score more runs."...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston golf takes first at Dalhousie, Lady Bulldogs shutout 5-0 (04/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston boys golf team took first place in a three-team match at the Dalhousie Golf Club in Cape Girardeau Thursday. The Bulldogs posted a team score of 174 squeak past Advance, who finished with a 178. Saxony Lutheran took third place with a 202...
Sikeston tennis drops home match to Marion, Ill., 6-3 (04/23/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A win from top-seed Layton Jones couldn't help the Sikeston Bulldogs overcome Marion, Ill., Wednesday as the Bulldogs fell 3-7. Jones took down Tommy Wilson 8-6 and teamed up with Brett Johnson in doubles competition to claim another win...
April 23, 2015 Scoreboard (04/23/15)
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Sikeston tennis drops home match to Marion, Ill., 7-3 (04/23/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A win from top-seed Layton Jones couldn't help the Sikeston Bulldogs overcome Marion, Ill., Wednesday as the Bulldogs fell 3-7. Jones took down Tommy Wilson 8-6 and teamed up with Brett Johnson in doubles competition to claim another win...
PREP ROUNDUP: Wheeler, Bulldogs win Festus Invitational, SCC routs Delta (04/23/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler shot a one-over par 73 to earn top medalist and helped his team to a first-place finish during the 15-team Festus Invitational at Crown Pointe Golf Club in Farmington Wednesday. This is Wheeler's fourth tournament win so far this season and Sikeston's first team win overall. ...
High school roundup: Cape Central baseball team edges Windsor (04/23/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
High school roundup: Cape Central baseball team edges Windsor (04/23/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
High school roundup: Jackson baseball team stops Dexter in conference (04/22/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Weather halts Sikeston-Charleston Pink Out in fifth inning (04/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- With storm fronts moving in just over an hour apart, Charleston and Sikeston came a half-inning short in their bid to get in the required five innings Tuesday afternoon at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Sikeston took a 3-0 lead into the top of the fifth where a sudden downpour caused a stoppage in play, leaving the two squads to pick back up at a later date...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer falls 1-0, NMCC downed by Cape Central (04/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston girls soccer team dropped a 1-0 match to Cape Central on the road Tuesday at Cape Central High School. The game was halted with nine minutes to go in the second half due to rain after rain pushed back the start time...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer falls 1-0, NMCC downed by Cape Central (04/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston girls soccer team dropped a 1-0 match to Cape Central on the road Tuesday at Cape Central High School. The game was halted with nine minutes to go in the second half due to rain after rain pushed back the start time...
Weather halts Sikeston-Charleston Pink Out in fifth inning (04/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- With storm fronts moving in just over an hour apart, Charleston and Sikeston came a half-inning short in their bid to get in the required five innings Tuesday afternoon at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Sikeston took a 3-0 lead into the top of the fifth where a sudden downpour caused a stoppage in play, leaving the two squads to pick back up at a later date...
April 21, 2015 Scoreboard (04/21/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Litzelfelner, Notre Dame settle for second at Jackson Invitational (04/20/15)
Jack Litzelfelner, who was coming off a runner-up finish at the Poplar Bluff Invitational, shot a 2-over par 72. But even a quality score like his wasn't good enough to beat out Sikeston senior Gabe Wheeler, who finished with an even-par 70 to claim medalist in the Jackson Invitational on Monday afternoon.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston tennis falls to Poplar Bluff (04/20/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston tennis team lost 6-3 Monday after hosting Poplar Bluff at the Sikeston High School tennis courts. Jordan Wheatley and Edward McClain each won singles matches then teamed up to win a doubles match 8-5...
Wheeler medals at Jackson Invitational (04/20/15)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler led the field during the Jackson Invitational Monday at Kimbeland Country Club. Wheeler shot an even-par 70 to beat out Notre Dame's Jack Litzelfelner (72) and Poplar Bluff's Nick Woolard (75) to earn the tournament's medalist honors...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston tennis falls to Poplar Bluff (04/20/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston tennis team lost 6-3 Monday after hosting Poplar Bluff at the Sikeston High School tennis courts. Jordan Wheatley and Edward McClain each won singles matches then teamed up to win a doubles match 8-5...
Litzelfelner, Notre Dame settle for second at Jackson Invitational (04/20/15)
The Notre Dame junior, who was coming off a runner-up finish at the Poplar Bluff Invitational, shot a 2-over par 72. But even a quality score like his wasn't good enough to beat out Sikeston senior Gabe Wheeler, who finished with an even-par 70 to claim medalist in the Jackson Invitational on Monday afternoon.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston takes two at Classic, Malden wins own tournament (04/20/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs baseball team finished with two wins and one loss after their stint at the 2015 Dinger Wood Bat Classic Friday and Saturday in Benton, Ken. On Friday, Sikeston defeated Windsor 6-2. They played two games Saturday losing to Marshall County 4-2 and defeating Calloway County 2-1...
High school roundup: Jackson soccer team reaches tourney semifinals (04/19/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
April 18, 2015 Scoreboard (04/18/15)
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Green sets school record at Sikeston's Twilight Relays (04/17/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In an event surrounded by combined scores, one runner stood out. Sikeston's Antravia Green broke a school record in the 100-meter dash during Friday's Twilight Relays at Sikeston High School. Green ran a 12.12 in the event breaking her own record set last year at 12.19...
Sikeston soccer falls to Highland, Ill., in Carbondale Fralish Cup (04/17/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CARBONDALE, IL -- After fighting back from a goal down twice against Highland, Ill., the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell on penalty kicks, 3-2, Friday in the opening round of the Carbondale Fralish Cup. Trailing 0-1 early, Sikeston was able to come back and knot things up by the half thanks to a free kick from junior Torrie Helms from 25 feet out that sailed over a wall of defenders and into the net...
Stoddard County sports results (04/17/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler finished with a field-best 37 during a four-team match at Hidden Trails Country Club in Dexter Wednesday. Wheeler beat Notre Dame's Jonathan Bell and Jon Renner by one stroke. Notre Dame's Trent Schumer, Dexter's Drake Mitchell and Cape Central's Kobe Franklin each finished with 39's...
April 16, 2015 Scoreboard (04/16/15)
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Dexter boys tennis team improves to 6-0, beats Sikeston 7-2 (04/16/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter varsity boys tennis team improved to 5-0 with a 7-2 home win against Sikeston Wednesday afternoon. Dexter won the junior varsity match 6-0. Dexter competes in the Cape Central Tournament Saturday. --- VARSITY SINGLES No. 1 - Ethan Stevens (D) def. Mark Layton Jones 9-7...
Clark Ks 12, Sikeston ends skid with win over Kennett (04/15/15)
Sikeston pitcher Jacob Clark knew everything was working for him as the crafty left-hander finished a complete game with 12 strikeouts during a 1-0 win over Kennett
Sikeston soccer enjoys offensive explosion during 8-0 win over Harrisburg (04/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Scoring early and often, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs didn't give visiting Harrisburg, Ill., much of a chance Wednesday afternoon. A goal from junior Claudea Kuykendall a minute into the game allowed Sikeston to lead from opening kick to the final whistle in a dominant 8-0 win that easily represents a season-best offensive performance...
Clark Ks 12, Sikeston ends skid with win over Kennett (04/15/15)
Sikeston pitcher Jacob Clark knew everything was working for him as the crafty left-hander finished a complete game with 12 strikeouts during a 1-0 win over Kennett
Sikeston soccer enjoys offensive explosion during 8-0 win over Harrisburg (04/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Scoring early and often, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs didn't give visiting Harrisburg, Ill., much of a chance Wednesday afternoon. A goal from junior Claudea Kuykendall a minute into the game allowed Sikeston to lead from opening kick to the final whistle in a dominant 8-0 win that easily represents a season-best offensive performance...
PREP ROUNDUP: Wheeler leads pack at Dexter, Oran routs Chaffee (04/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler finished with a field-best 37 during a four-team match at Hidden Trails Country Club in Dexter Wednesday. Wheeler beat Notre Dame's Jonathan Bell and Jon Renner by one stroke. Notre Dame's Trent Schumer, Dexter's Drake Mitchell and Cape Central's Kobe Franklin each finished with 39's...
High school roundup: Clark cycles in Advance softball team's rout of Bloomfield (04/15/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Athletes honored at BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza in Dexter (04/15/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza was held Saturday at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. Woodland's Garret Reynolds won the boys 3-point contest, Jackson's Rachel Crites won the girls 3-point contest, Leopold's Caitlin Petty won the hardest spike contest, Bloomfield's Chelsea Delay won the volleyball passing competition and Notre Dame's Quinn Poythress won the slam dunk contest...
Sikeston golf finishes third in home match, Notre Dame takes first (04/14/15)
SIKESTON -- The Notre Dame golf team finished first and had the top individual performer Tuesday during the 4-team match at Fox Haven Country Club in Sikeston. Notre Dame topped the others with a combined score of 154. Jackson took second with 164 followed by Sikeston (175) and Dexter (184)...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston suffers road loss to Cooter, Woodland sweeps Chaffee Open (04/14/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com COOTER -- Cooter scored all of its runs in the third inning leading to a 7-4 road loss for Sikeston on Tuesday. The Wildcats (7-2) poured on seven runs in the third inning which included a home run from Cole Crowder, who finished the day 3 for 3 and a triple away from the cycle...
Sikeston golf finishes third in home match, Notre Dame takes first (04/14/15)
SIKESTON -- The Notre Dame golf team finished first and had the top individual performer Tuesday during the 4-team match at Fox Haven Country Club in Sikeston. Notre Dame topped the others with a combined score of 154. Jackson took second with 164 followed by Sikeston (175) and Dexter (184)...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston suffers road loss to Cooter, Woodland sweeps Chaffee Open (04/14/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com COOTER -- Cooter scored all of its runs in the third inning leading to a 7-4 road loss for Sikeston on Tuesday. The Wildcats (7-2) poured on seven runs in the third inning which included a home run from Cole Crowder, who finished the day 3 for 3 and a triple away from the cycle...
Dexter baseball game suspended at Sikeston (04/14/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. - Rain halted the Dexter-Sikeston varsity baseball game Monday afternoon at Sikeston before it could be declared an official game. Play was suspended with Sikeston leading Dexter 8-0 with two outs in the bottom of the third inning. Moderate rainfall began falling about 15 minutes before the first pitch in Sikeston and increased in intensity in the third inning. No word on when the SEMO Conference game will resume was available at press deadline...
Dexter baseball game suspended at Sikeston (04/14/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. - Rain halted the Dexter-Sikeston varsity baseball game Monday afternoon at Sikeston before it could be declared an official game. Play was suspended with Sikeston leading Dexter 8-0 with two outs in the bottom of the third inning. Moderate rainfall began falling about 15 minutes before the first pitch in Sikeston and increased in intensity in the third inning. No word on when the SEMO Conference game will resume was available at press deadline...
Dexter golf team takes 7th at Poplar Bluff Invitational (04/14/15)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. - The Poplar Bluff golf team took home the top prize at its own golf tournament Monday with a team score of 300. Lafayette was second with 312 and Notre Dame of Cape Girardeau was third with a 314. Dexter finished seventh with a 342...
Dexter finishes seventh, Sikeston 11th at Poplar Bluff Invitational (04/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- The Dexter golf team took seventh place while Sikeston finished 11th at the Poplar Bluff Invitational at Westwood Hills Country Club Monday. Conditions were poor with wind and rain ravaging the par-71 course...
Rain suspends Sikeston baseball game against Dexter (04/13/15)
SIKESTON -- Monday's SEMO Conference baseball game between Sikeston and Dexter was cut short due to rain. Sikeston held an 8-0 lead in the bottom of the third inning when play was suspended. The game will resume from its starting point on April 27. Dexter starter Austin Aldridge was tagged for one run in the first inning, two in the second and five more in the third. Sikeston had runners on second and third with batter Luke Williams at the plate when the decision to stop the game was made...
Sikeston overcomes weather to blank Massac County 4-0 (04/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A gusting wind and pouring rain didn't appear to have much affect on the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs as they hosted Massac County, Ill., Monday afternoon. After taking a two goal lead into the break, Sikeston found the net twice in the first eight minutes of the second half to send Massac County home with a 4-0 loss...
Dexter finishes seventh, Sikeston 11th at Poplar Bluff Invitational (04/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- The Dexter golf team took seventh place while Sikeston finished 11th at the Poplar Bluff Invitational at Westwood Hills Country Club Monday. Conditions were poor with wind and rain ravaging the par-71 course...
Rain suspends Sikeston baseball game against Dexter (04/13/15)
SIKESTON -- Monday's SEMO Conference baseball game between Sikeston and Dexter was cut short due to rain. Sikeston held an 8-0 lead in the bottom of the third inning when play was suspended. The game will resume from its starting point on April 27. Dexter starter Austin Aldridge was tagged for one run in the first inning, two in the second and five more in the third. Sikeston had runners on second and third with batter Luke Williams at the plate when the decision to stop the game was made...
Sikeston overcomes weather to blank Massac County 4-0 (04/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A gusting wind and pouring rain didn't appear to have much affect on the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs as they hosted Massac County, Ill., Monday afternoon. After taking a two goal lead into the break, Sikeston found the net twice in the first eight minutes of the second half to send Massac County home with a 4-0 loss...
Semoball finalists announced for winter sports (04/12/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Semoball Awards finalists for boys basketball, girls basketball, wrestling and girls swimming were revealed Saturday at a selection show hosted by Harry Blackwell Dodge in Dexter. SEMO ESPN radio (92.9 FM, 1220 AM and 1470 AM) was on hand to make the announcement on its weekly hour-long show the Saturday Morning Express...
Semoball finalists announced for winter sports (04/12/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Semoball Awards finalists for boys basketball, girls basketball, wrestling and girls swimming were revealed Saturday at a selection show hosted by Harry Blackwell Dodge in Dexter. SEMO ESPN radio (92.9 FM, 1220 AM and 1470 AM) was on hand to make the announcement on its weekly hour-long show the Saturday Morning Express...
Missed chances proved costly in Sikeston's loss to Jackson (04/10/15)
One pitch and a lot of runners left stranded led to Sikeston's second SEMO Conference loss of the season. Jackson's Ryan Mize hit a run-scoring double in the fourth inning and that's all starter Michael Houchin needed to secure a 2-0 win over the Bulldogs/
Missed chances proved costly in Sikeston's loss to Jackson (04/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- One pitch and a lot of runner's left stranded led to Sikeston's second SEMO Conference loss of the season. Jackson's Ryan Mize hit a run-scoring double in the fourth inning and that's all starter Michael Houchin needed to secure a 2-0 win over the Bulldogs Friday afternoon at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston...
Sikeston soccer suffers overtime loss to Saxony Lutheran (04/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston girls soccer team lost a 3-2 overtime game to Saxony Lutheran on the road Thursday bringing their record to 4-4. Saxony scored the game-winner four minutes into the first overtime on a free kick. It's the third time this season Sikeston has suffered a defeat on a free kick...
Sikeston splits doubleheader with Farmington and Poplar Bluff (04/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After Wednesday night was over, Sikeston felt the good and bad of its new district home. The Bulldogs split a doubleheader against Class 5, District 1 foes Farmington and Poplar Bluff at VFW Memorial Stadium beating the Knights 12-6 and losing to the undefeated Mules 7-4...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston tennis wins, NMCC and Oran routed (04/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs tennis won a hard fought battle against visiting Farmington on Wednesday 5-4. "It was a very close dual match today," Bulldogs' head coach Russ Dial said. Farmington has a solid team. Fortunately we came to play with a concentration level unlike that of the previous two matches. We put together both our tactical and technical skills today and it paid off. I'm really proud of the team today."...
Sikeston soccer suffers overtime loss to Saxony Lutheran (04/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston girls soccer team lost a 3-2 overtime game to Saxony Lutheran on the road Thursday bringing their record to 4-4. Saxony scored the game-winner four minutes into the first overtime on a free kick. It's the third time this season Sikeston has suffered a defeat on a free kick...
April 9, 2015 Scoreboard (04/09/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston splits doubleheader with Farmington and Poplar Bluff (04/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After Wednesday night was over, Sikeston felt the good and bad of its new district home. The Bulldogs split a doubleheader against Class 5, District 1 foes Farmington and Poplar Bluff at VFW Memorial Stadium beating the Knights 12-6 and losing to the undefeated Mules 7-4...
Sikeston coach named MBCA Assistant of the Year (04/08/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- As long as Sikeston head basketball coach Gregg Holifield has been on the sidelines for the Bulldogs, so has one of his longtime assistants Brian James. James has been an integral part of Sikeston's sustained success during Holifield's 17-year tenure and the Hall of Fame coach will be the first to tell you so...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston girls place fourth at Tiger Town, SCC downs Clarkton (04/08/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FESTUS -- The Sikeston girls track team finished in eighth place during the Festus Tiger Town Invitational Tuesday. Sikeston finished with 36 points and was led by its speed relay teams three top-four finishes. Girls 1. O'Fallon 161.5; 2. Eureka 53, Cape Central 48.5; 4. McCluer South-Berkeley 46; 5. Jackson 44; 6. Festus 42; 7. DeSoto 38; 8. Sikeston 36; 9. Hazelwood East 29; 10. Hillsboro 29; 11. Farmington 28.5...
Sikeston coach wins MBCA Assistant of the Year (04/08/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- As long as Sikeston head basketball coach Gregg Holifield has been on the sidelines for the Bulldogs, so has one of his longtime assistants Brian James. James has been an integral part of Sikeston's sustained success during Holifield's 17-year tenure and the Hall of Fame coach will be the first to tell you so...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston girls place fourth at Tiger Town, SCC downs Clarkton (04/08/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FESTUS -- The Sikeston girls track team finished in eighth place during the Festus Tiger Town Invitational Tuesday. Sikeston finished with 36 points and was led by its speed relay teams three top-four finishes. Girls 1. O'Fallon 161.5; 2. Eureka 53, Cape Central 48.5; 4. McCluer South-Berkeley 46; 5. Jackson 44; 6. Festus 42; 7. DeSoto 38; 8. Sikeston 36; 9. Hazelwood East 29; 10. Hillsboro 29; 11. Farmington 28.5...
PREP ROUNDUP: Wheeler medals at home, SCC wins first game (04/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston senior Gabe Wheeler claimed medalist honors during a home quad against Poplar Bluff, Farmington and Park Hills Central Monday at Fox Haven Country Club. Wheeler shot a 65 beating out Poplar Bluff's Nick Woolard by four strokes...
PREP ROUNDUP: Wheeler medals at home, SCC wins first game (04/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston senior Gabe Wheeler claimed medalist honors during a home quad against Poplar Bluff, Farmington and Park Hills Central Monday at Fox Haven Country Club. Wheeler shot a 65 beating out Poplar Bluff's Nick Woolard by four strokes...
Latest baseball state rankings released (04/06/15)
The Missouri Baseball Coaches Association released its latest state rankings April 6. Five of the eight teams that are state-ranked from the southeast Missouri region are in Class 2. Defending Class 2 state champion Valle Catholic is ranked No. 1, East Carter County is ranked No. 2, Greenville is ranked No. 4 and Chaffee is ranked No. 7...
Changes ahead for SEMO Conference football divisions (04/03/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com With the addition of a new football team, the SEMO Conference divisions will have a different look in the future. Kelly High School was voted in as the newest member of the now 17-team SEMO Conference forcing conference officials to realign into four divisions...
Offense sparks during Sikeston's win over Anna-Jonesboro (04/03/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After scoring just one goal in their past two games the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs' offense found some life Thursday against visiting Anna-Jonesboro, Ill. Taking a one-goal lead into the break, Sikeston went on to double their first half production in the final 40 minutes of the game for a 3-1 win that gets them back over the .500 mark on the season...
Offense sparks during Sikeston's win over Anna-Jonesboro (04/03/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After scoring just one goal in their past two games the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs' offense found some life Thursday against visiting Anna-Jonesboro, Ill. Taking a one-goal lead into the break, Sikeston went on to double their first half production in the final 40 minutes of the game for a 3-1 win that gets them back over the .500 mark on the season...
Sikeston handcuffed by dominant Greenville pitching (04/02/15)
Greenville pitchers Trey McDaniel and Blakney Kearbey combined for 14 strikeouts during the state-ranked Bears' 5-2 win over Sikeston.
April 2, 2015 Scoreboard (04/02/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston handcuffed by dominant Greenville pitching (04/02/15)
Greenville pitchers Trey McDaniel and Blakney Kearbey combined for 14 strikeouts during the state-ranked Bears' 5-2 win over Sikeston.
April 1, 2015 Scoreboard (04/01/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Advance claims title at Bernie 8th grade volleyball tournament (04/01/15)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Advance Hornets eighth grade volleyball team pulled off three consecutive upsets to take home the top prize at the Bernie eighth grade volleyball tournament Tuesday night. Advance finished third in Pool A of the eight-team tournament Monday. Bloomfield won Pool A, Bernie finished second in Pool A and Sikeston was fourth in Pool A...
High school roundup: Notre Dame golfers win own tournament (03/31/15)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Notre Dame golfers win own tournament (03/31/15)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Wheeler wins Notre Dame Invitational (03/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Sikeston senior Gabe Wheeler shot a 73 to win the individual championship during Monday's 16th Annual Notre Dame Invitational at Bent Creek Golf Course in Cape Girardeau. This is Wheeler's first Notre Dame Invitational win...
Sikeston rolls past NMCC in five innings (03/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Having multiple days to rest has given Sikeston a chance to throw its best arm during its first two games. Combine the efforts of Jacob Clark and an offense that has scored 23 runs and Sikeston has been hard to stop so far...
Sikeston falls 1-0 in shootout with Notre Dame (03/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It's no secret that Sikeston head coach Gabe Dement isn't fond of seeing games end in a shootout. You can imagine the Lady Bulldogs excitement then when after 100 minutes of scoreless play on Monday their contest with visiting Notre Dame came dow to penalty kicks...
PREP ROUNDUP: Wheeler wins Notre Dame Invitational (03/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Sikeston senior Gabe Wheeler shot a 73 to win the individual championship during Monday's 16th Annual Notre Dame Invitational at Bent Creek Golf Course in Cape Girardeau. This is Wheeler's first Notre Dame Invitational win...
Sikeston rolls past NMCC in five innings (03/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Having multiple days to rest has given Sikeston a chance to throw its best arm during its first two games. Combine the efforts of Jacob Clark and an offense that has scored 23 runs and Sikeston has been hard to stop so far...
Sikeston falls 1-0 in shootout with Notre Dame (03/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It's no secret that Sikeston head coach Gabe Dement isn't fond of seeing games end in a shootout. You can imagine the Lady Bulldogs excitement then when after 100 minutes of scoreless play on Monday their contest with visiting Notre Dame came dow to penalty kicks...
March 30, 2015 Scoreboard (03/30/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston downs Notre Dame in tournament consolation title (03/29/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs closed out their run at the Noon Optimist Tournament Saturday with a 1-0 win over Notre Dame for the consolation championship. Torrie Helms provided the game's lone goal, unassisted, off a deflection by Notre Dame with 10 minutes left in the first half...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston downs Notre Dame in tournament consolation title (03/29/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs closed out their run at the Noon Optimist Tournament Saturday with a 1-0 win over Notre Dame for the consolation championship. Torrie Helms provided the game's lone goal, unassisted, off a deflection by Notre Dame with 10 minutes left in the first half...
High school roundup: Leopold softball team routs Zalma in three innings (03/29/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
Preview: Dexter high school golf (03/28/15)
The Dexter high school golf team enters the 2015 season with two returning playoff qualifiers and nine golfers overall. "Right now with what we have back I'm not sure how great our team scores are going to be this year," Dexter coach Eric Sitze said of his high school roster. "Drake and Ethan Stevens are back. Drake advanced to sectionals last year and Ethan got to state. We hope those two guys compete well individually."...
Sikeston allows dooming late goal in loss to Perryville (03/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Just when it looked like Sikeston would be taking Perryville to overtime Thursday in the opening round of the Cape Noon Optimist Tournament, a breakdown in the final minutes proved too much to overcome...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer shuts out Poplar Bluff, Chaffee suffers first loss (03/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The fifth-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs soccer team defeated No. 5 Poplar Bluff 4-0 Friday during a consolation semifinal at the Noon Optimist Tournament at Cape Central High School. Larysa McClellon led Sikeston (2-2) with two goals and one assist. ...
March 27, 2015 Scoreboard (03/27/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston allows dooming late goal in loss to Perryville (03/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Just when it looked like Sikeston would be taking Perryville to overtime Thursday in the opening round of the Cape Noon Optimist Tournament, a breakdown in the final minutes proved too much to overcome...
Dexter's McKuin, Jackson's Reynolds selected SEMO Conference Players of the Year (03/26/15)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Melanie McKuin continued the Dexter Lady Bearcats' recent run of Bob Gray Award winners Wednesday night while Blake Reynolds became the first Jackson player since 1987 to win the John Gibbs Award. Both were among the honorees at the 57th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum, which started off the festivities with a keynote address by University of Missouri men's basketball coach Kim Anderson...
Jackson's Blake Reynolds named SEMO Conference boys basketball POY (03/26/15)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo -- Melanie McKuin continued the Dexter Lady Bearcats' recent run of Bob Gray Award winners Wednesday night while Blake Reynolds became the first Jackson player since 1987 to win the John Gibbs Award. Both were among the honorees at the 57th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum, which started off the festivities with a keynote address by University of Missouri men's basketball coach Kim Anderson...
March 26, 2015 Scoreboard (03/26/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Dexter's McKuin, Jackson's Reynolds selected SEMO Conference Players of the Year (03/26/15)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Melanie McKuin continued the Dexter Lady Bearcats' recent run of Bob Gray Award winners Wednesday night while Blake Reynolds became the first Jackson player since 1987 to win the John Gibbs Award. Both were among the honorees at the 57th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum, which started off the festivities with a keynote address by University of Missouri men's basketball coach Kim Anderson...
Jackson's Blake Reynolds named SEMO Conference boys basketball POY (03/26/15)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo -- Melanie McKuin continued the Dexter Lady Bearcats' recent run of Bob Gray Award winners Wednesday night while Blake Reynolds became the first Jackson player since 1987 to win the John Gibbs Award. Both were among the honorees at the 57th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum, which started off the festivities with a keynote address by University of Missouri men's basketball coach Kim Anderson...
Reynolds, McKuin win SEMO Conference Player of the Year awards (03/26/15)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Melanie McKuin continued the Dexter Lady Bearcats' recent run of Bob Gray Award winners Wednesday night while Blake Reynolds became the first Jackson player since 1987 to win the John Gibbs Award. Both were among the honorees at the 57th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum, which started off the festivities with a keynote address by University of Missouri men's basketball coach Kim Anderson...
Sikeston grabs season opening win over Kelly 10-0 (03/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Sikeston's first game of the year didn't necessarily have the best possible beginning. The problems began before the first pitch was thrown when head coach Alan Scheeter learned his starting centerfielder and shortstop had to be scratched due to a case of food poisoning and a nagging arm injury...
High school roundup: Bell City baseball team wins thriller in 11 innings (03/25/15)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Bell City baseball team wins thriller in 11 innings (03/25/15)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Sikeston grabs season opening win over Kelly 10-0 (03/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Sikeston's first game of the year didn't necessarily have the best possible beginning. The problems began before the first pitch was thrown when head coach Alan Scheeter learned his starting centerfielder and shortstop had to be scratched due to a case of food poisoning and a nagging arm injury...
Preview: Dexter Bearcats boys tennis team (03/25/15)
The Dexter High School boys tennis program enters the 2015 season with few holes to fill off of last season's squad that went 5-5 and had a state-qualifying doubles team. "We lost one senior last year - our No. ...
March 24, 2015 Scoreboard (03/24/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston falls to Jackson 4-1 (03/23/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- After trailing by just a goal entering the second half, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs soccer team saw three straight scores by the Jackson Lady Indians result in a 4-1 loss. Despite trailing heavily in time of possession, the Lady Bulldogs held Jackson scoreless entering the final two minutes of the first half...
March 23, 2015 Scoreboard (03/23/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Kelly girls soccer team loses 3-0 in first varsity game in program history (03/22/15)
BENTON, Mo. -- Following the first varsity girls soccer game in school history, Kelly coach Lance Powers has something to build on. Kelly played visiting Sikeston to a 1-0 game at the half and eventually fell 3-0, but the first-year coach couldn't have asked for much more...
Kelly soccer team loses 3-0 in first varsity game in program history (03/22/15)
BENTON, Mo. -- Following the first varsity girls soccer game in school history, Kelly coach Lance Powers has something to build on. Kelly played visiting Sikeston to a 1-0 game at the half and eventually fell 3-0, but the first-year coach couldn't have asked for much more...
Kelly falls to Sikeston in inaugural girls soccer game (03/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Following the first varsity game in school history, Kelly head coach Lance Powers has something to build on. Kelly played visiting Sikeston to a 1-0 game at the half and eventually fell 3-0 but the first-year head coach couldn't have asked for much more...
Sikeston banking on mix of youth and experience for 2015 campaign (03/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston baseball team hopes its combination of youthful spunk and elder leadership can translate into wins. With most of its top hitters and pitchers gone, they're pretty much banking on it. Sikeston returns eight seniors but most of them didn't eat up the majority of innings last season leaving fourth-year head coach Alan Scheeter some roles to fill with what he hopes to be up and coming players...
March 20, 2015 Scoreboard (03/20/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston tennis team hoping to continue progress (03/20/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON - Like many teams in the area the weather hasn't been kind to the Sikeston's boy's tennis team. With rain and snow seemingly always in the forecast, the Bulldogs have found themselves in the gym as often as on the tennis court...
Sikeston tennis team hoping to continue progress (03/20/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON - Like many teams in the area the weather hasn't been kind to the Sikeston's boy's tennis team. With rain and snow seemingly always in the forecast, the Bulldogs have found themselves in the gym as often as on the tennis court...
Spring Sports Preview: Dexter Bearcats baseball (03/20/15)
Dexter baseball coach Brian Becker will have a slew of names to pick from when he fills out his lineup cards this spring. The Bearcats have the luxury of having a 2015 spring roster that is composed of 10 freshmen, four sophomores, seven juniors and four seniors for a grand total of 25 players...
Extravaganza releases team rosters for all-star games (03/19/15)
The 2015 BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza has released its rosters for the boys and girls basketball games as well as the volleyball game scheduled for April 11 at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. The volleyball all-star game is slated for three games and scheduled to start at 9 a.m. The skills competition will begin afterwards...
Notre Dame boys basketball team overcomes key injuries in journey to final four (03/19/15)
The Bulldogs have had no time to dwell on the setbacks and have collectively handled each one by looking down the bench and saying, "Next man up," three words which have propelled them into today's Class 4 final four.
Lady Bulldogs looking to build on successful 2014 campaign (03/18/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Coming off one of the more successful seasons in the program's history, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs' soccer team has no plans on taking a step back in 2015. With the addition of a talented group of freshman and the loss of only one senior, Sikeston once again expects to be in the district title hunt as they move up to Class 3...
Kelly soccer enters first varsity season (03/18/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- After two years on the junior varsity level Kelly's girls soccer program will take the plunge into varsity action this spring. The Lady Hawks' open their inaugural varsity season at home on Friday when they take on the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs at 7:30 p.m...
ND boys hold distinction of defeating all foes after avenging loss (03/09/15)
Heading into Saturday night's Class 4 District 1 championship, the Notre Dame boys basketball team had beaten all but one of the teams it played this season.
Dexter downs host Sikeston 51-38 for 5th straight girls basketball district title (03/08/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats were more than ready to take care of business on the defensive end of the floor after falling behind the Sikeston Bulldogs 12-10 after one quarter of play in the Class 4, District 1 championship Saturday night. "Sikeston came out aggressive," Dexter junior Melanie McKuin said. ...
Notre Dame boys basketball team wins district title (03/08/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Notre Dame entered the final period of the Class 4 District 1 championship with a 13-point advantage but watched its lead dwindle to five points with less than a minute remaining. Sikeston's Donnell Cobb knocked down a 3-pointer from the left corner before Notre Dame committed its eighth turnover of the quarter to give the ball right back to the host Bulldogs...
Sikeston falls short in district final to Notre Dame (03/08/15)
The Sikeston Bulldogs knocked off one state-ranked team on Friday, but pulling it off for a second straight night proved to be too tall of a task. Sikeston fell to top-seeded Notre Dame 63-56 in the Class 4, District 1 title game.
Sikeston's historic season gives way to Dexter's fifth straight district title (03/08/15)
Sikeston accomplished things not ever done before this season. They set multiple records and broke new ground in a year filled with first-time milestones. The only thing Sikeston couldn't do in its historic season was knock off the district's old standard.
Dexter downs host Sikeston 51-38 for 5th straight girls basketball district title (03/08/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats were more than ready to take care of business on the defensive end of the floor after falling behind the Sikeston Bulldogs 12-10 after one quarter of play in the Class 4, District 1 championship Saturday night. "Sikeston came out aggressive," Dexter junior Melanie McKuin said. ...
Sikeston falls short in district final to Notre Dame (03/08/15)
The Sikeston Bulldogs knocked off one state-ranked team on Friday, but pulling it off for a second straight night proved to be too tall of a task. Sikeston fell to top-seeded Notre Dame 63-56 in the Class 4, District 1 title game.
Sikeston's historic season gives way to Dexter's fifth straight district title (03/08/15)
Sikeston accomplished things not ever done before this season. They set multiple records and broke new ground in a year filled with first-time milestones. The only thing Sikeston couldn't do in its historic season was knock off the district's old standard.
Briefly: Dexter girls basketball team beats Sikeston 51-38 in C4D1 title game (03/08/15)
The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats beat second-seeded Sikeston 51-38 in the Class 4, District 1 girls basketball championship Saturday night at the Sikeston Field House. Dexter will play North County Tuesday at 7:45 p.m. in a Class 4 sectional at Jackson High School...
Notre Dame boys basketball team wins district title (03/08/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Notre Dame entered the final period of the Class 4 District 1 championship with a 13-point advantage but watched its lead dwindle to five points with less than a minute remaining. Sikeston's Donnell Cobb knocked down a 3-pointer from the left corner before Notre Dame committed its eighth turnover of the quarter to give the ball right back to the host Bulldogs...
Sikeston gets payback over Cape Central in district semifinal (03/07/15)
SIKESTON -- The Cape Central Tigers have been a thorn in Sikeston's side the last couple of seasons. After three straight losses, Sikeston finally got a measure of payback on Friday night with a resounding 75-43 win Cape Central in the Class 4, District 1 Tournament at the Field House.
Sikeston gets payback over Cape Central in district semifinal (03/07/15)
SIKESTON -- The Cape Central Tigers have been a thorn in Sikeston's side the last couple of seasons. After three straight losses, Sikeston finally got a measure of payback on Friday night with a resounding 75-43 win Cape Central in the Class 4, District 1 Tournament at the Field House.
Central boys basketball season ends with lopsided loss to Sikeston (03/07/15)
The Tigers had beaten Sikeston twice this season before Friday night's Class 4 District 1 semifinal, but the No. 3 Bulldogs found victory the third time around and cruised to a 75-43 rout.
Central boys basketball season ends with lopsided loss to Sikeston (03/07/15)
The Tigers had beaten Sikeston twice this season before Friday night's Class 4 District 1 semifinal, but the No. 3 Bulldogs found victory the third time around and cruised to a 75-43 rout.
Winter weather slows high school basketball postseason play (03/05/15)
Wednesday's winter storm continues to slow down the high school basketball postseason, but Missouri State High School Athletics Association communications director Jason West said Saturday's quarterfinals are still scheduled to resume as planned.
Mitchell leads Sikeston to memorable district semifinal win over Notre Dame (03/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Notre Dame was on the cusp of giving Sikeston yet another district tournament send-off. Allie Ziegler was willing her team with all she could muster by giving underdog Notre Dame a two-point lead with three minutes remaining...
Mitchell leads Sikeston to memorable district semifinal win over Notre Dame (03/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Notre Dame was on the cusp of giving Sikeston yet another district tournament send-off. Allie Ziegler was willing her team with all she could muster by giving underdog Notre Dame a two-point lead with three minutes remaining...
Dexter breezes past Cape Central and into district finals (03/04/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Dexter is back in very familiar territory. For the eighth-straight year the Bearcats will play for a district championship after cruising past Cape Central 66-30 Tuesday night at the Sikeston Field House during the Class 4, District 1 tournament semifinals...
Sikeston girls basketball team denies Notre Dame's comeback attempt (03/04/15)
No. 2 Sikeston defeated No. 3 Notre Dame 58-49 to advance to the Class 4 District 1 championship.
Sikeston girls basketball team denies Notre Dame's comeback attempt (03/04/15)
No. 2 Sikeston defeated No. 3 Notre Dame 58-49 to advance to the Class 4 District 1 championship.
Dexter girls cruise by Cape Central, back to district championship (03/04/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Dexter is back in very familiar territory. For the eighth-straight year the Bearcats will play for a district championship after cruising past Cape Central 66-30 Tuesday night at the Sikeston Field House during the Class 4, District 1 tournament semifinals...
Dexter girls cruise by Cape Central, back to district championship (03/04/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Dexter is back in very familiar territory. For the eighth-straight year the Bearcats will play for a district championship after cruising past Cape Central 66-30 Tuesday night at the Sikeston Field House during the Class 4, District 1 tournament semifinals...
C4D1 Boys: Sikeston takes out Dexter, advances to semifinals (03/03/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For four minutes, things were going exactly as planned for the Dexter Bearcats in Monday's Class 4, District 1 first round game against Sikeston. With the score tied at 4-4 halfway through the first quarter, sixth-seeded Dexter's strategy of eating up clock and using long, drawn out possessions seemed to frustrate third-seeded Sikeston early...
Dexter boys suffer season-ending loss to Sikeston 76-50 (03/03/15)
The sixth-seeded Dexter Bearcats increased its offensive output in every quarter but could not generate enough points to match the third-seeded Sikeston Bulldogs in a Class 4, District 1 boys quarterfinal at Sikeston Field House Monday night...
Notre Dame girls basketball team topples Perryville 68-24 (03/03/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Coming together after a season of struggles, the Notre Dame girls basketball team that demolished Perryville on Monday looked dangerously like the Bulldogs teams of the past few seasons.
Dexter boys suffer season-ending loss to Sikeston 76-50 (03/03/15)
The sixth-seeded Dexter Bearcats increased its offensive output in every quarter but could not generate enough points to match the third-seeded Sikeston Bulldogs in a Class 4, District 1 boys quarterfinal at Sikeston Field House Monday night...
Dexter, Sikeston girls basketball teams headline district tourney field (03/02/15)
Dexter pulled out a 55-50 victory over Sikeston in a barnburner last week, providing a glimpse at what the top two teams in this week's Class 4 District 1 girls basketball tournament might have to offer.
Notre Dame boys basketball team hoists top seed in balanced district (03/02/15)
It's become more of a spectacle than anything else. The Class 4 District 1 boys basketball tournament is notoriously one of the most competitive district tournaments in the state.
C4D1 Boys: Sikeston takes out Dexter, advances to semifinals (03/03/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For four minutes, things were going exactly as planned for the Dexter Bearcats in Monday's Class 4, District 1 first round game against Sikeston. With the score tied at 4-4 halfway through the first quarter, sixth-seeded Dexter's strategy of eating up clock and using long, drawn out possessions seemed to frustrate third-seeded Sikeston early...
C4D1 Girls: No. 3 Notre Dame makes quick work of sixth-seeded Perryville (03/02/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Notre Dame wasted little time advancing to the semifinals of the Class 4, District 1 tournament Monday at the Sikeston Field House. The third-seeded Bulldogs got production from 11 players during its 68-24 rout over No. 6 Perryville...
Dexter, Sikeston girls basketball teams headline district tourney field (03/02/15)
Dexter pulled out a 55-50 victory over Sikeston in a barnburner last week, providing a glimpse at what the top two teams in this week's Class 4 District 1 girls basketball tournament might have to offer.
Notre Dame boys basketball team hoists top seed in balanced district (03/02/15)
It's become more of a spectacle than anything else. The Class 4 District 1 boys basketball tournament is notoriously one of the most competitive district tournaments in the state.
Bulldogs pick up lopsided win over DeSoto in regular season finale (02/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com DESOTO -- With the district tournament looming next week, the Sikeston Bulldogs appear to be peaking at just the right time as they captured their 10th win in the last 11 games, defeating DeSoto 85-51 for the team's third straight road victory this week...
Dexter halts Sikeston's win streak in possible district preview 55-50 (02/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- If Thursday's regular season finale between Dexter and Sikeston is any indication of how the upcoming Class 4, District 1 tournament might end up then fans are certainly in for a treat. Dexter edged Sikeston 55-50 at the Sikeston Field House in a game that had the feeling of playoff basketball...
Dexter girls best Sikeston 55-50, Dexter boys fall at Cape Central 75-47 (02/26/15)
SIKESTON -- If Thursday's regular season finale between Dexter and Sikeston is any indication of how the upcoming Class 4, District 1 tournament might end up then fans are certainly in for a treat. Dexter edged Sikeston 55-50 at the Sikeston Field House in a game that had the feeling of playoff basketball...
Bulldogs pick up lopsided win over DeSoto in regular season finale (02/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com DESOTO -- With the district tournament looming next week, the Sikeston Bulldogs appear to be peaking at just the right time as they captured their 10th win in the last 11 games, defeating DeSoto 85-51 for the team's third straight road victory this week...
Dexter halts Sikeston's win streak in possible district preview 55-50 (02/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- If Thursday's regular season finale between Dexter and Sikeston is any indication of how the upcoming Class 4, District 1 tournament might end up then fans are certainly in for a treat. Dexter edged Sikeston 55-50 at the Sikeston Field House in a game that had the feeling of playoff basketball...
Sikeston notches 64-47 win over Washington (02/26/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com WASHINGTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs continued its hot streak in the month of February as they took to the road to defeat Washington on Wednesday, 64-47. It's Sikeston's ninth win in the last 10 games to improve to 15-8 on the season with one regular season game left before district play...
Dexter girls best Sikeston 55-50, Dexter boys fall at Cape Central 75-47 (02/26/15)
SIKESTON -- If Thursday's regular season finale between Dexter and Sikeston is any indication of how the upcoming Class 4, District 1 tournament might end up then fans are certainly in for a treat. Dexter edged Sikeston 55-50 at the Sikeston Field House in a game that had the feeling of playoff basketball...
February 26, 2015 Scoreboard (02/26/15)
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Sikeston notches 64-47 win over Washington (02/26/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com WASHINGTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs continued its hot streak in the month of February as they took to the road to defeat Washington on Wednesday, 64-47. It's Sikeston's ninth win in the last 10 games to improve to 15-8 on the season with one regular season game left before district play...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston girls top school win mark with victory over Cape Central (02/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs broke the school record for wins Tuesday following a 65-24 victory over Cape Central. Sikeston's 19th win clips the old mark of 18 set in 2006. It's also Sikeston's 13th win in a row -- another school record...
Sikeston takes down Ste. Genevieve 76-58 (02/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com STE. GENEVIEVE -- The Sikeston Bulldogs won for the eighth time in the last nine games as they defeated Ste. Genevieve 76-58 on the road on Monday night. The Bulldogs added the Dragons late to the schedule after having two cancellations due to inclement weather last week...
Sikeston girls top school win mark with victory over Cape Central (02/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs broke the school record for wins Tuesday following a 65-24 victory over Cape Central. Sikeston's 19th win clips the old mark of 18 set in 2006. It's also Sikeston's 13th win in a row -- another school record...
February 24, 2015 Scoreboard (02/24/15)
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Sikeston edges Festus 40-37, ties school win mark (02/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FESTUS -- The Sikeston girls basketball team tied the school record for wins Monday after slipping past Festus 40-37 on the road. Sikeston clipped its 18th win for the first time since 2006. It's also Sikeston's 12th win in a row...
Sikeston takes down Ste. Genevieve 76-58 (02/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com STE. GENEVIEVE -- The Sikeston Bulldogs won for the eighth time in the last nine games as they defeated Ste. Genevieve 76-58 on the road on Monday night. The Bulldogs added the Dragons late to the schedule after having two cancellations due to inclement weather last week...
Sikeston edges Festus 40-37, ties school win mark (02/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FESTUS -- The Sikeston girls basketball team tied the school record for wins Monday after slipping past Festus 40-37 on the road. Sikeston clipped its 18th win for the first time since 2006. It's also Sikeston's 12th win in a row...
Jackson girls outshoot Lady Bearcats 60-45 (02/24/15)
JACKSON, Mo. - Following an 11-day layoff the Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball program opened the final week of the regular season a bit rusty Monday night at Jackson. The Bearcats shot just 34 percent (16 of 47) from the field. Jackson on the other hand shot 46 percent (23 of 50) from the field and hit eight of the 19 3-pointers it attempted...
February 23, 2015 Scoreboard (02/23/15)
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Saturday's basketball games postponed (Updated District Basketball Tournaments Included) (02/21/15)
Saturday's Dexter-Poplar Bluff varsity boys and girls basketball games scheduled for 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. at Poplar Bluff High School are cancelled. All district basketball tournaments have also been postponed Saturday. View updated brackets at this link: Updated basketball tournament brackets...
Stevens, Smith hang tough and advance to final day of state wrestling meet (02/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com COLUMBIA -- Out of the 11 local wrestlers to survive into the second day of the state wrestle championships, only two will be competing on Saturday in the medal round at Mizzou Arena in Columbia. Those two grapplers, New Madrid County Central's Rhiley Smith and Dexter's Ethan Stevens aren't out of the championship bracket, but both will medal by surviving to the final day of their respective tournaments...
Stevens, Smith hang tough and advance to final day of state wrestling meet (02/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com COLUMBIA -- Out of the 11 local wrestlers to survive into the second day of the state wrestle championships, only two will be competing on Saturday in the medal round at Mizzou Arena in Columbia. Those two grapplers, New Madrid County Central's Rhiley Smith and Dexter's Ethan Stevens aren't out of the championship bracket, but both will medal by surviving to the final day of their respective tournaments...
Sikeston gets back on track with 81-60 win over Bernie (02/20/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Winter weather has wreaked havoc on area basketball schedules, including the Sikeston Bulldogs which had two games cancelled this week. But the Bulldogs were finally able to take to the court on Thursday and they didn't seem to miss a beat as they defeated Bernie 81-60 on Senior Night at the Field House...
Sikeston gets back on track with 81-60 win over Bernie (02/20/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Winter weather has wreaked havoc on area basketball schedules, including the Sikeston Bulldogs which had two games cancelled this week. But the Bulldogs were finally able to take to the court on Thursday and they didn't seem to miss a beat as they defeated Bernie 81-60 on Senior Night at the Field House...
District host sites, state baseball rankings released (02/19/15)
District host sites are set for the 2015 spring baseball season. Gideon is slated to host Class 1, District 1 featuring Clarkton, Delta C-7, Gideon, Naylor, North Pemiscot, Risco and Southland. Oran is slated to host Class 1, District 2 featuring Advance, Bell City, Leopold, Oak Ridge, Oran, Richland and Scott County Central...
Sikeston, NMCC and Dexter advance wrestlers in state tournament (02/19/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com COLUMBIA -- Four of Sikeston's seven wrestlers are still in the running for a medal after the first day of the Class 3 state wrestling tournament at Mizzou Arena in Columbia. Javeon Bonner (120), Courtney Hawkins (138), Josh Stinnett (182) and Mitchell Garner (220) each won their first round matches Thursday which moves them into the quarterfinals today...
Sikeston, NMCC and Dexter advance wrestlers in state tournament (02/19/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com COLUMBIA -- Four of Sikeston's seven wrestlers are still in the running for a medal after the first day of the Class 3 state wrestling tournament at Mizzou Arena in Columbia. Javeon Bonner (120), Courtney Hawkins (138), Josh Stinnett (182) and Mitchell Garner (220) each won their first round matches Thursday which moves them into the quarterfinals today...
February 19, 2015 Scoreboard (02/19/15)
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Topping last season, Sikeston sending seven wrestlers to state meet (02/19/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Heading into the Class 3, District 1 tournament last weekend, Sikeston head wrestling coach Chris Lowe was optimistic his team could best last year's performance where they sent five grapplers on to state. Not only did they top last season's performance, but the Bulldogs will be sending seven wrestlers to state, a new high in Lowe's three years leading the program...
Topping last season, Sikeston sending seven wrestlers to state meet (02/19/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Heading into the Class 3, District 1 tournament last weekend, Sikeston head wrestling coach Chris Lowe was optimistic his team could best last year's performance where they sent five grapplers on to state. Not only did they top last season's performance, but the Bulldogs will be sending seven wrestlers to state, a new high in Lowe's three years leading the program...
Southeast Missourian Athlete of the Week: Central's Al Young (02/19/15)
Central's Al Young scored a game-high 22 points to lead the Tigers to a 61-50 victory over Sikeston on Friday in a SEMO Conference boys basketball game at the Sikeston Field House. The 6-foot junior knocked down several key shots, including a 3-pointer that tied the game at 11-all during a 13-2 run in the first quarter and a conventional three-point play that extended the Tigers' lead to eight points midway through the final period...
Southeast Missouri State men's basketball team re-energized by JT Jones (02/19/15)
Sikeston native and Southeast Missouri State men's basketball walk-on JT Jones wasn't quite sure what to think when his name was finally called to enter an Ohio Valley Conference game against Eastern Illinois on Feb. 7 at the Show Me Center.
Sikeston sending seven wrestlers to state meet (02/16/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Seven Sikeston wrestlers will be heading to the Class 3 state meet after a district tournament weekend in Farmington. Sikeston also finished fourth as a team out of 15. Courtney Hawkins (138) was the lone district champion after a 13-3 major decision over Farmington's Camron Haines in the title match...
Central boys basketball team upends Sikeston 61-50 (02/14/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- The Sikeston faithful packed their home gymnasium for Friday night's SEMO Conference boys basketball game, and the table was set.
PREP ROUNDUP: All Sikeston grapplers still alive in district tournament (02/14/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- After the first day of the Class 3, District 1 Tournament in Farmington, all 12 Sikeston Bulldog wrestlers are standing tall with their chance to advance to state still in sight. Sikeston advanced six Bulldogs into the semifinals while the other six remain alive in wrestle backs...
Sikeston's conference hopes take big hit in loss to Cape Central (02/14/15)
By Derek James sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A lot was on the line for the Sikeston Bulldogs in Friday night's critical SEMO Conference matchup with Cape Central. Sikeston came into the game riding a six-game winning streak, were still in the running for a SEMO Conference regular season title, as well as most likely the top seed in the upcoming Class 4, District 1 Tournament...
Central boys basketball team upends Sikeston 61-50 (02/14/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- The Sikeston faithful packed their home gymnasium for Friday night's SEMO Conference boys basketball game, and the table was set. The Bulldogs carried a six-game winning streak into the contest but needed one more victory to make a convincing case for the coveted top seed in the Class 4, District 1 tournament...
Sikeston races past Charleston in front of big home crowd (02/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston girls basketball team didn't disappoint its biggest fan base to date as it cruised to a 63-22 win over Charleston on Thursday. A campaign to "Fill the Field House" prior to Thursday night's contest urged community members, fans, student organizations and anyone in between to attend Sikeston's game against it's rival...
Sikeston wrestling team gearing up for district tournament (02/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- After another strong regular season the Sikeston Bulldogs start a potential road to the Missouri state meet. The Class 3, District 1 wrestling tournament begins today at Farmington and the Bulldogs will look to build on last season's success where they sent five wrestlers on to the state tournament...
February 13, 2015 Scoreboard (02/13/15)
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Sikeston races past Charleston in front of big home crowd (02/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston girls basketball team didn't disappoint its biggest fan base to date as it cruised to a 63-22 win over Charleston on Thursday. A campaign to "Fill the Field House" prior to Thursday night's contest urged community members, fans, student organizations and anyone in between to attend Sikeston's game against it's rival...
Sikeston wrestling team gearing up for district tournament (02/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- After another strong regular season the Sikeston Bulldogs start a potential road to the Missouri state meet. The Class 3, District 1 wrestling tournament begins today at Farmington and the Bulldogs will look to build on last season's success where they sent five wrestlers on to the state tournament...
Jones sparks another Southeast Missouri State basketball win (02/13/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Southeast Missouri State sophomore guard Antonius Cleveland's answer to whether he and his teammates had finally played their best game of the season Thursday night was succinct. "Of course," Cleveland said as broad grins stretched across his and his teammates' faces...
February 12, 2015 Scoreboard (02/12/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston upends Jackson, NMCC blows past Caruthersville (02/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- Led by Larysa McClellon's 15 points, the Sikeston girls basketball team defeated SEMO Conference foe Jackson 57-47 on the road Monday night. Sikeston (16-4, 4-0 SEMO Conference) fell behind 22-21 by halftime but grabbed a three-point lead going into the fourth quarter. They outscored Jackson, who committed 21 turnovers, 21-13 to pull away from the win...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston upends Jackson, NMCC blows past Caruthersville (02/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- Led by Larysa McClellon's 15 points, the Sikeston girls basketball team defeated SEMO Conference foe Jackson 57-47 on the road Monday night. Sikeston (16-4, 4-0 SEMO Conference) fell behind 22-21 by halftime but grabbed a three-point lead going into the fourth quarter. They outscored Jackson, who committed 21 turnovers, 21-13 to pull away from the win...
February 9, 2015 Scoreboard (02/09/15)
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