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Jackson girls basketball team advances to tourney final (12/19/14)
Cassidi Tomsu netted 12 of her game-high 26 points in the second quarter, lifting the second-seeded Indians to a 59-36 victory over third-seeded Sikeston in the second semifinal of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic on Thursday at the Show Me Center.
Sikeston falls in Classic semifinals to Jackson 59-36 (12/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- A night of offensive struggles proved too much for the third-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs to overcome Thursday night as they took on second-seeded Jackson in the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic semifinals...
Sikeston falls in Classic semifinals to Jackson 59-36 (12/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- A night of offensive struggles proved too much for the third-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs to overcome Thursday night as they took on second-seeded Jackson in the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic semifinals...
Jackson girls basketball team advances to tourney final (12/19/14)
Plagued by 10 turnovers alone in the second quarter, Jackson turned to Cassidi Tomsu to carry the load. The junior netted 12 of her game-high 26 points in the second quarter, lifting the second-seeded Indians to a 59-36 victory over third-seeded Sikeston in the second semifinal of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic on Thursday at the Show Me Center...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran takes down South Pemiscot on the road (12/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com STEELE -- Tatum May scored 22 points on 10 of 16 shooting Thursday during Oran's 69-25 win over South Pemiscot. May also had seven steals. Allie Cummins added 15 points while Brianna Stause and Hannah Scherer each chipped in 10. Ashlyn McIntosh scored six points and added a game-high 10 rebounds...
Sikeston dominates Perryville to advance to Classic semifinals (12/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Frustrating sixth-seeded Perryville on both ends of the court Wednesday, the third-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs picked up a convincing 57-25 win to advance to the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic semifinals...
Sikeston junior high splits with Cape Central (12/18/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston seventh and eighth grade basketball teams split with Cape Central on Wednesday night at Cape Central Junior High. Sikeston's eighth graders remained undefeated and improved to 8-0 on the season with a 55-24 win over the Tigers. The seventh grade Bulldogs wrapped up its season at 4-6 with a 56-34 loss to the Tigers...
Sikeston soccer has two named to all-state teams (12/18/14)
Two Sikeston soccer players were recently named to Missouri all-state teams. Sophomore Sam Cox was selected as an honorable mention all-state player in Class 3 and senior Layton Jones was named to the academic all-state team. Cox led the Bulldogs with 20 goals scored and also had nine assists...
December 18, 2014 Scoreboard (12/18/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston dominates Perryville to advance to Classic semifinals (12/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Frustrating sixth-seeded Perryville on both ends of the court Wednesday, the third-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs picked up a convincing 57-25 win to advance to the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic semifinals...
Sikeston junior high splits with Cape Central (12/18/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston seventh and eighth grade basketball teams split with Cape Central on Wednesday night at Cape Central Junior High. Sikeston's eighth graders remained undefeated and improved to 8-0 on the season with a 55-24 win over the Tigers. The seventh grade Bulldogs wrapped up its season at 4-6 with a 56-34 loss to the Tigers...
Kelso Supply Holiday Classic roundup: Saxony Lutheran routs Scott City in tourney opener (12/17/14)
The Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team opened the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic with a convincing 96-12 win over the Scott City Rams on Wednesday at the Show Me Center.
Sikeston wrestling team sweeps NMCC and Kennett (12/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In their final tune up before this weekend's Tiger Classic, the Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team picked up a pair of home wins Tuesday in a tri-meet with Kennett and New Madrid County Central. The Bulldogs cruised by the Indians 75-6 before closing out the night in convincing fashion, 52-15, against the Eagles...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston falls on the road to Greene Co. Tech 68-61 (12/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com PARAGOULD, Ark. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs fell to 2-3 on the season Tuesday following its 68-61 road loss to Greene County Tech in Paragould, Ark. Sikeston's current three-game losing streak is its first since 2006. Senior Corbyn Blissett led Sikeston with 20 points while freshman Fred Thatch added 16. Sikeston went 15 of 28 from the free throw line...
Unbeaten Crusaders carry top seed in girls tourney (12/17/14)
Last season the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team entered the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic as the top seed. The Crusaders reached the championship game for the second straight season before falling to Notre Dame in the championship game 40-37. Saxony again will hold the No. 1 seed in the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic when it takes the court against eighth-seeded Scott City at 4 p.m. today at the Show Me Center.
Kelso Supply Holiday Classic roundup: Saxony Lutheran routs Scott City in tourney opener (12/17/14)
The Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team opened the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic with a convincing 96-12 win over the Scott City Rams on Wednesday at the Show Me Center.
Sikeston wrestling team sweeps NMCC and Kennett (12/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In their final tune up before this weekend's Tiger Classic, the Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team picked up a pair of home wins Tuesday in a tri-meet with Kennett and New Madrid County Central. The Bulldogs cruised by the Indians 75-6 before closing out the night in convincing fashion, 52-15, against the Eagles...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston falls on the road to Greene Co. Tech 68-61 (12/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com PARAGOULD, Ark. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs fell to 2-3 on the season Tuesday following its 68-61 road loss to Greene County Tech in Paragould, Ark. Sikeston's current three-game losing streak is its first since 2006. Senior Corbyn Blissett led Sikeston with 20 points while freshman Fred Thatch added 16. Sikeston went 15 of 28 from the free throw line...
Smith signs with Lyon College (12/17/14)
PREP ROUNDUP: Cummins leads Oran past NMCC, Sikeston junior high sweeps Mules (12/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Oran's Allie Cummins had 17 points and 18 rebounds while leading the Lady Eagles past visiting New Madrid County Central Monday 40-37. Ashlyn McIntosh added 10 points for Oran. NMCC was led by Shanterra Waters who scored 23. Keisha Rainer added seven...
December 16, 2014 Scoreboard (12/16/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Cummins leads Oran past NMCC, Sikeston junior high sweeps Mules (12/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Oran's Allie Cummins had 17 points and 18 rebounds while leading the Lady Eagles past visiting New Madrid County Central Monday 40-37. Ashlyn McIntosh added 10 points for Oran. NMCC was led by Shanterra Waters who scored 23. Keisha Rainer added seven...
Sikeston grapplers take fourth place at 12-team duals at Farmington (12/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team placed fourth in the 12-team Farmington Duals on Saturday at Farmington. Ste. Genevieve won the event followed by Farmington then Christian Brothers High School from Tenn., who won a tie-breaker against Sikeston for third...
Sikeston grapplers take fourth place at 12-team duals at Farmington (12/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team placed fourth in the 12-team Farmington Duals on Saturday at Farmington. Ste. Genevieve won the event followed by Farmington then Christian Brothers High School from Tenn., who won a tie-breaker against Sikeston for third...
Usually spot on, SEMO Conference seeds were anything but this year (12/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Historically the seedings for the SEMO Conference tournament have been spot on. That wasn't the case this year. The 2014 tournament was littered with upsets and for the first time since its inception in 2006 two underdogs, as far as seedings go, made it to the championship game...
Usually spot on, SEMO Conference seeds were anything but this year (12/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Historically the seedings for the SEMO Conference tournament have been spot on. That wasn't the case this year. The 2014 tournament was littered with upsets and for the first time since its inception in 2006 two underdogs, as far as seedings go, made it to the championship game...
District baseball alignments announced, defending state champion Cooter moves to Class 2 (12/12/14)
The path to a district baseball championship got a bit tougher for a defending state champion and a pair of SCAA talents Friday. The Missouri High School Activities Association released district alignments for baseball for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons Friday...
PREP ROUNDUP: Rebels earn first win of the season, Risco falls to Delta C-7 65-49 (12/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com WARDELL -- With a dominant fourth quarter the Richland Rebels secured their first win of the season Thursday, taking down North Pemiscot 77-63. The Rebels trailed 33-29 at halftime before closing within a point entering the final quarter, 46-45. That where Richland made their run, outscoring North Pemiscot 32-17 in the fourth to pull out the win...
PREP ROUNDUP: Rebels earn first win of the season, Risco falls to Delta C-7 65-49 (12/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com WARDELL -- With a dominant fourth quarter the Richland Rebels secured their first win of the season Thursday, taking down North Pemiscot 77-63. The Rebels trailed 33-29 at halftime before closing within a point entering the final quarter, 46-45. That where Richland made their run, outscoring North Pemiscot 32-17 in the fourth to pull out the win...
High school roundup: Central, Notre Dame basketball teams to meet in consolation (12/11/14)
Central's Al Young had a game-high 20 points to lead the second-seeded Tigers' boys basketball team to a win over third-seeded Sikeston in a SEMO Conference Tournament consolation semifinal on Wednesday at Sikeston High School. Andre Statam added 18 points in the win, while Peyton Montgomery scored 10 and netted the 1,000th point of his high school career in the process...
Cape Central bounces Sikeston from SEMO Conference tournament 62-59 (12/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs know how to make things exciting. Now they just need to learn how to win. For the second straight game the Bulldogs lost a nail-biter, this time falling to Cape Central 62-59 on Wednesday night in the consolation semifinals of the SEMO Conference Tournament...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestlers split dual, Kelly advances to tourney final (12/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston wrestling team split a dual between Carbondale, Ill., and Cape Central Wednesday at Cape Central High School. Sikeston took down Cape Central 60-18 but fell to Carbondale 37-26. Robert Rodgers (170), Devin Cochran (182) and Gage Barber (220) all won both their matches...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestlers split dual, Kelly advances to tourney final (12/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston wrestling team split a dual between Carbondale, Ill., and Cape Central Wednesday at Cape Central High School. Sikeston took down Cape Central 60-18 but fell to Carbondale 37-26. Robert Rodgers (170), Devin Cochran (182) and Gage Barber (220) all won both their matches...
Cape Central bounces Sikeston from SEMO Conference tournament 62-59 (12/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs know how to make things exciting. Now they just need to learn how to win. For the second straight game the Bulldogs lost a nail-biter, this time falling to Cape Central 62-59 on Wednesday night in the consolation semifinals of the SEMO Conference Tournament...
High school roundup: Central, Notre Dame basketball teams to meet in consolation (12/11/14)
Central's Al Young had a game-high 20 points to lead the second-seeded Tigers' boys basketball team to a win over third-seeded Sikeston in a SEMO Conference Tournament consolation semifinal on Wednesday at Sikeston High School. Andre Statam added 18 points in the win, while Peyton Montgomery scored 10 and netted the 1,000th point of his high school career in the process...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran bests Risco, Sikeston junior high splits with Charleston (12/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Hunter Schlosser scored 19 points and had five rebounds leading the Oran Eagles past Risco 61-44 on the road Tuesday. Max Priggel added 14 points, five rebounds and three steals for Oran (2-2) while Jacob Priggel scored 11 and grabbed a game-high 14 rebounds...
December 10, 2014 Scoreboard (12/10/14)
All high school sports scores reported to semoball.com
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran bests Risco, Sikeston junior high splits with Charleston (12/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Hunter Schlosser scored 19 points and had five rebounds leading the Oran Eagles past Risco 61-44 on the road Tuesday. Max Priggel added 14 points, five rebounds and three steals for Oran (2-2) while Jacob Priggel scored 11 and grabbed a game-high 14 rebounds...
Charleston pulls off wild first round upset over Sikeston in SEMO Conference tournament (12/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- If Monday night's first round game between Sikeston and Charleston is any indication, this year's SEMO Conference tournament will not be for the faint of heart. The third-seeded Bulldogs and sixth-seeded Charleston engaged in an epic battle at the Sikeston Field House with Charleston rallying to defeat its arch rival 79-78 in perhaps the most intense and thrilling first round game in the history of the tournament's nine-year existence...
Charleston pulls off wild first round upset over Sikeston in SEMO Conference tournament (12/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- If Monday night's first round game between Sikeston and Charleston is any indication, this year's SEMO Conference tournament will not be for the faint of heart. The third-seeded Bulldogs and sixth-seeded Charleston engaged in an epic battle at the Sikeston Field House with Charleston rallying to defeat its arch rival 79-78 in perhaps the most intense and thrilling first round game in the history of the tournament's nine-year existence...
Sikeston wrestlers sweep own 9-team dual tournament (12/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The first-ever Sikeston Duals took place Saturday at the Sikeston Field House and the Bulldogs wrestling team made the most of its new tournament. Sikeston won the Red pool going 4-0 and seven of its wrestlers remained undefeated on the season...
December 8, 2014 Scoreboard (12/08/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston wrestlers sweep own 9-team dual tournament (12/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The first-ever Sikeston Duals took place Saturday at the Sikeston Field House and the Bulldogs wrestling team made the most of its new tournament. Sikeston won the Red pool going 4-0 and seven of its wrestlers remained undefeated on the season...
Sikeston cruises past Dexter in home opener (12/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- New Dexter head coach Josh Dowdy had a game-plan against the Sikeston Bulldogs and he was sticking to it. No matter what. Dowdy's tactic to slow the tempo of the game and keep the ball away from the Bulldogs worked early, but the Bearcats couldn't generate enough offense as Sikeston cruised to a 52-27 SEMO Conference win in its home opener at the Field House on Friday night...
Dexter wrestling team earns split at first meet (12/06/14)
The Dexter varsity wrestling team opened its season Thursday night with a split in a road meet. Dexter beat Notre Dame 72-6 and lost to Sikeston 49-21. Dexter is back in action Dec. 6 when it competes in the Sikeston Invitational. Dexter also hosts NMCC and Carterville, Ill., Tuesday at 5 p.m...
Dexter girls fall to Saxony Lutheran, Sikeston boys best Dexter basketball team (12/06/14)
FARMINGTON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team went kneck and kneck with the Saxony Lutheran Crusaders for the final three quarters of play Friday night but was unable to overcome an early deficit...
Sikeston cruises past Dexter in home opener (12/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- New Dexter head coach Josh Dowdy had a game-plan against the Sikeston Bulldogs and he was sticking to it. No matter what. Dowdy's tactic to slow the tempo of the game and keep the ball away from the Bulldogs worked early, but the Bearcats couldn't generate enough offense as Sikeston cruised to a 52-27 SEMO Conference win in its home opener at the Field House on Friday night...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestling team sweeps Dexter, Notre Dame (12/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston wrestling team swept its dual match against Dexter and Notre Dame Thursday night at Notre Dame High School. Sikeston took down Dexter 49-21 and Notre Dame 80-0. Results from the Dexter match are as follows:...
December 5, 2014 Scoreboard (12/05/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestling team sweeps Dexter, Notre Dame (12/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston wrestling team swept its dual match against Dexter and Notre Dame Thursday night at Notre Dame High School. Sikeston took down Dexter 49-21 and Notre Dame 80-0. Results from the Dexter match are as follows:...
Jackson pair take home SEMO Conference's highest football honors (12/04/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Jackson Indians swept the two biggest awards Wednesday night during the 69th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. Dante Vandeven was awarded the SEMO Conference's highest honor with the Carr Award as best high school football player in Southeast Missouri...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter downs Notre Dame, Sikeston freshman and JH teams win (12/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Melanie McKuin and Hannah Thurmon each scored 21 points as the Dexter Lady Bearcats cruised past Notre Dame 82-51 Wednesday during the Farmington Invitational tournament. Thurman added 10 rebounds and four blocks while Krysten Garrison added 16 points and 10 rebounds...
SEMO All-Conference football teams selected (12/04/14)
The 2014 SEMO Confernce teams are selected by the coaches. SEMO NORTH Offense First Team QB -- Dante Vandeven, Jackson, Sr., 6-2, 190 RB -- Braion Owens, Cape Central, Sr., 5-11, 190 RB -- Earnest Fobbs, Sikeston, Jr., 6-1, 170 RB -- Bi Nguyen, Poplar Bluff, Sr., 5-9, 140...
Jackson pair take home SEMO Conference's highest football honors (12/04/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Jackson Indians swept the two biggest awards Wednesday night during the 69th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. Dante Vandeven was awarded the SEMO Conference's highest honor with the Carr Award as best high school football player in Southeast Missouri...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter downs Notre Dame, Sikeston freshman and JH teams win (12/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Melanie McKuin and Hannah Thurmon each scored 21 points as the Dexter Lady Bearcats cruised past Notre Dame 82-51 Wednesday during the Farmington Invitational tournament. Thurman added 10 rebounds and four blocks while Krysten Garrison added 16 points and 10 rebounds...
Sikeston opens season with 62-51 win over Blytheville, Ark. (12/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. -- With nearly an entire new team, the Sikeston Bulldogs are bound to go through a few growing pains this season. In the season opener at Blytheville on Tuesday, the Bulldogs showed signs of being a strong defensive team as well as a hard-nosed rebounding team, but also showed some inexperience in handling situations late...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC rolls past Eagles, Braves open with OIT win (12/03/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Senior Willie Jimerson scored a game-high 21 points and the New Madrid County Central Eagles took down visiting East Prairie 75-36 Tuesday. Jarvarcus Word added 18 points for NMCC, who moved to 3-0 to start the season...
Dexter suffers opening season loss to Bluejays 76-47 (12/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- With back-to-back games against Charleston and Sikeston to open the season followed by the SEMO Conference tournament, new Dexter head coach Josh Dowdy has a front-loaded schedule few would envy taking over a program...
Sikeston opens season with 62-51 win over Blytheville, Ark. (12/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. -- With nearly an entire new team, the Sikeston Bulldogs are bound to go through a few growing pains this season. In the season opener at Blytheville on Tuesday, the Bulldogs showed signs of being a strong defensive team as well as a hard-nosed rebounding team, but also showed some inexperience in handling situations late...
PREP ROUNDUP: Risco drops to Bernie, Lady Jays take down East Prairie (12/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com HOLCOMB -- The Risco Tigers lost its opening round game of the Holcomb Invitational tournament Monday falling to Bernie 57-32. Risco, the eighth seed, was led by Luke Simmons' 14 points. Drew Fortner scored nine. Matt Vernon led the top-seeded Mules with 18 points. Brandson Sparks added 12...
PREP ROUNDUP: Risco drops to Bernie, Lady Jays take down East Prairie (12/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com HOLCOMB -- The Risco Tigers lost its opening round game of the Holcomb Invitational tournament Monday falling to Bernie 57-32. Risco, the eighth seed, was led by Luke Simmons' 14 points. Drew Fortner scored nine. Matt Vernon led the top-seeded Mules with 18 points. Brandson Sparks added 12...
Sikeston junior varsity takes second at ND tournament (12/01/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team finished second in the Notre Dame J.V. Tournament on Saturday afternoon after falling 43-36 to Notre Dame. Sikeston fell behind 17-5 after one quarter and trailed by as much as 25-5 in the second quarter, but eventually rallied to trim the lead in the fourth quarter...
Six Dexter players make media all-region football team (12/01/14)
The Missouri Sportswriters Association released its all-region football team Monday. Six Dexter football players were selected to the Class 3 all-region team. Dexter junior offensive lineman Jared Deal was selected first-team offense. Deal made the line calls and was a tenacious blocker...
Sikeston junior varsity takes second at ND tournament (12/01/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team finished second in the Notre Dame J.V. Tournament on Saturday afternoon after falling 43-36 to Notre Dame. Sikeston fell behind 17-5 after one quarter and trailed by as much as 25-5 in the second quarter, but eventually rallied to trim the lead in the fourth quarter...
All-Region high school football teams (12/01/14)
The 2014 Southeast Missouri All-Region football teams selected by a panel of sportswriters from eight publications. OFFENSE First team QB -- Dante Vandeven, Jackson, Sr. 6-2, 190 lbs. RB -- Braion Owens, Cape Central, Sr. 5-11, 190 lbs. RB -- Earnest Fobbs, Sikeston, Jr. 6-1, 170 lbs...
Stoddard County boys and girls basketball previews (12/01/14)
By DUSTIN WARD Daily Statesman ADVANCE, Mo. - Expectations remain high for the Advance Hornets varsity boys basketball program after a trip to the Class 2 state quarterfinals last season. "I expect a lot this season," Advance second-year coach Bubba Wheetley said. "It's going to be hard to replace Lane, but we've got some young kids coming up who can shoot and handle the ball pretty good. We are really looking forward to this year."...
Sikeston JV advances to title game of Notre Dame tournament (11/28/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team advanced to the championship game of the Notre Dame J.V. Tournament with a 54-34 win over Farmington on Friday. The championship game was scheduled to be played on Saturday. Results from the contest will be in Monday's edition...
Sikeston JV advances to title game of Notre Dame tournament (11/28/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team advanced to the championship game of the Notre Dame J.V. Tournament with a 54-34 win over Farmington on Friday. The championship game was scheduled to be played on Saturday. Results from the contest will be in Monday's edition...
Six Bulldogs named to soccer all-conference team (11/28/14)
SIKESTON -- Six Sikeston soccer players made the SEMO All-Conference list and two of those were named to the all-region team. Sam Cox and Audie Hay both made the first team, Layton Jones and Connor Merideth were selected to the second team and honorable mention nods went to Hunter Taylor and Andrew Pearson...
Six Bulldogs named to soccer all-conference team (11/28/14)
SIKESTON -- Six Sikeston soccer players made the SEMO All-Conference list and two of those were named to the all-region team. Sam Cox and Audie Hay both made the first team, Layton Jones and Connor Merideth were selected to the second team and honorable mention nods went to Hunter Taylor and Andrew Pearson...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs drop first game, Oran routs SCC (11/26/14)
JACKSON -- The Sikeston lady Bulldogs opened their season with a 48-28 loss to Saxony Lutheran on Tuesday. The Lady Crusaders jumped out to a 15-9 lead after the first quarter and led 23-13 at the break. They outscored the Lady Bulldogs 25-15 in the second half...
BOYS BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Bulldogs hoping to reload, not rebuild (11/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- When a team loses eight seniors to graduation, including a two-time all-state player, it's usually a recipe for a rebuilding year for most schools. But Sikeston head coach Gregg Holifield, now entering his 17th year at the school, has constructed his program to the point of reloading, not rebuilding, and he hopes to continue that trend this season...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs drop first game, Oran routs SCC (11/26/14)
JACKSON -- The Sikeston lady Bulldogs opened their season with a 48-28 loss to Saxony Lutheran on Tuesday. The Lady Crusaders jumped out to a 15-9 lead after the first quarter and led 23-13 at the break. They outscored the Lady Bulldogs 25-15 in the second half...
BOYS BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Bulldogs hoping to reload, not rebuild (11/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- When a team loses eight seniors to graduation, including a two-time all-state player, it's usually a recipe for a rebuilding year for most schools. But Sikeston head coach Gregg Holifield, now entering his 17th year at the school, has constructed his program to the point of reloading, not rebuilding, and he hopes to continue that trend this season...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team beats Sikeston in opener (11/25/14)
Tuesday night's girls basketball game for Saxony Lutheran gave Crusaders' coach Sam Sides a glimpse of what took his team to last year's Class 3 final four. It also showed just how much the Crusaders must improve if they hope for a repeat performance this season.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team beats Sikeston in opener (11/25/14)
Tuesday night's girls basketball game for Saxony Lutheran gave Crusaders' coach Sam Sides a glimpse of what took his team to last year's Class 3 final four. It also showed just how much the Crusaders must improve if they hope for a repeat performance this season.
Notre Dame Boys Basketball Preview (11/25/14)
Conference: SEMO Conference Coach: Paul Unterreiner, 1st year District: Class 4 District 1 Schedule: Roster: Returning starters: Quinn Poythress, Grant Ressel, Dean Crippen, Chase Urhahn Starters lost: Jordan Barber Last year's record: 17-8 Postseason result: Lost to Central 51-49 in district semifinals...
Central Boys Basketball Preview (11/25/14)
Coach: Drew Church, ninth season District: Class 4 District 1 Schedule: Roster: Returning starters: Andre Statam, Al Young, Jalen Reddin Starters lost: Jamal Cox, Mikey Jones Last year's record: 17-11 Postseason result: Lost to Farmington 50-47 in a state sectional...
Dexter wrestlers in search of repeat success (11/25/14)
Dexter wrestling coach James Sneed hopes his program continues to make strides in the right direction after sending 10 wrestlers to state, graduate Trevor Waldner claiming the state title in the 138-pound weight class and the team finishing second in its Class 2 district last season...
GIRLS BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Sikeston loaded with speed, depth (11/22/14)
SIKESTON -- Entering his fifth year as Sikeston girls basketball coach, Matt Schonhoff has yet to have a team like he has now. His roster is loaded with speed and its parts can be equally substituted. It's the results of his younger players from a season ago growing up...
Sikeston junior high basketball splits with Dexter (11/21/14)
DEXTER -- The Sikeston eighth grade boys basketball team started its season off on the right track with a 48-38 win over Dexter at the Dexter Middle School on Thursday. The Bulldogs used a big second quarter run to defeat the previously undefeated Dexter squad...
Sikeston junior high basketball splits with Dexter (11/21/14)
DEXTER -- The Sikeston eighth grade boys basketball team started its season off on the right track with a 48-38 win over Dexter at the Dexter Middle School on Thursday. The Bulldogs used a big second quarter run to defeat the previously undefeated Dexter squad...
Seeds released for SEMO Conference tournament (11/20/14)
SIKESTON -- The Jackson Indians were selected as the top seed for the 2014 SEMO Conference tournament Wednesday night. The Indians were winners of their first conference tournament in school history last season taking down Notre Dame 62-42. Cape Central was named the second seed followed by Sikeston at No. ...
Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association announces all-region team (11/20/14)
The Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association released its 2014 All-Region teams Wednesday and several local athletes were selected. The full list is as follows: Class 4 & 5 Offense First team QB -- Dante Vandever, Jackson, Sr. RB -- Chris Walsh, Hillsboro, Sr...
Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association announces all-region team (11/20/14)
The Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association released its 2014 All-Region teams Wednesday and several local athletes were selected. The full list is as follows: Class 4 & 5 Offense First team QB -- Dante Vandever, Jackson, Sr. RB -- Chris Walsh, Hillsboro, Sr...
Veteran Bulldogs wrestling team returns three state qualifiers for new season (11/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After sending five grapplers to state and seeing several others come up just short last season, the Sikeston wrestling team hopes a beefed up schedule and solid core will continue to raise the bar for the program...
Sikeston soccer names five to all-district team (11/19/14)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston soccer team had five players selected to the Class 3, District 1 all-district team after a 12-11-1 season. Making the first team was sophomore Sam Cox and seniors Audie Hay and Layton Jones. Connor Merideth and Andrew Pearson each made the honorable mention team...
2014-2015 Sikeston Girls Basketball Schedule (11/19/14)
Wheeler signs letter of intent with Murray State University (11/14/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Heading into his 14th season at Murray State, head golf coach Eddie Hunt has never signed a golfer from the state of Missouri. He's also never signed a player who has his senior season still waiting to be played...
Dexter middle school girls end season with wins at Sikeston (11/14/14)
SIKESTON, Mo. - The Dexter middle school girls basketball program concluded its season on a high note with a pair of road victories at Sikeston Thursday night. The Dexter seventh grade finished with a record of 10-3 as it secured a 36-6 victory against Sikeston...
Wheeler signs letter of intent with Murray State University (11/14/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Heading into his 14th season at Murray State, head golf coach Eddie Hunt has never signed a golfer from the state of Missouri. He's also never signed a player who has his senior season still waiting to be played...
Bernie boys, Dexter girls middle school basketball scores (11/14/14)
8th grade boys final: Bernie 42, Qulin 37 7th grade boys final: Bernie 27, Neelyville 26 (Overtime) 8th Grade: Dexter 65, Sikeston 29 7th Grade: Dexter 36, Sikeston 6 Editor's Note: Look for complete stories later online and in the Saturday print edition of Dexter Daily Statesman...
Host sites set for basketball districts (11/13/14)
Host sites have been selected for Missouri high school district basketball tournaments for the 2014-15 season. Sikeston is slated to host Class 4, District 1, boys and girls tournaments which feature Cape Central, Dexter, Kennett, Notre Dame, Perryville and Sikeston...
Second half push lifts Sikeston eighth grade, seventh grade falls to Bluff (11/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Overcoming a one-point halftime deficit, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs eighth grade basketball team rode a hot second half to a 35-23 win over Poplar Bluff on Tuesday. Sikeston trailed 11-10 at the break, but outscored the Lady Mules 14-8 in the third quarter to take a five-point lead into the fourth. Tebrya Benford and Zaria Blissett Hall contributed six points each in the rally while Deonna Clemons add the only other basket in the quarter...
Field of Dreams softball champs (11/12/14)
Second half push lifts Sikeston eighth grade, seventh grade falls to Bluff (11/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Overcoming a one-point halftime deficit, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs eighth grade basketball team rode a hot second half to a 35-23 win over Poplar Bluff on Tuesday. Sikeston trailed 11-10 at the break, but outscored the Lady Mules 14-8 in the third quarter to take a five-point lead into the fourth. Tebrya Benford and Zaria Blissett Hall contributed six points each in the rally while Deonna Clemons add the only other basket in the quarter...
Lady Bulldogs junior high takes down Cape Central (11/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Neither Cape Central Junior High team had much luck against host Sikeston Junior High on Thursday as the Lady Bulldogs basketball team came away with a pair of double-digit wins. Capitalizing on hot starts, Sikeston's seventh grade squad opened the night with a 33-3 rout before the eighth grade capped the night with a 49-22 decision over the Lady Tigers...
Lady Bulldogs junior high takes down Cape Central (11/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Neither Cape Central Junior High team had much luck against host Sikeston Junior High on Thursday as the Lady Bulldogs basketball team came away with a pair of double-digit wins. Capitalizing on hot starts, Sikeston's seventh grade squad opened the night with a 33-3 rout before the eighth grade capped the night with a 49-22 decision over the Lady Tigers...
Fobbs, Riley are first RB duo to rush for 1,000 yards in same season (11/05/14)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have had plenty of running backs eclipse 1,000 yards in a season before -- 19 to be exact. But none have done it in the same season until now. Juniors Earnest Fobbs and Victwon Riley each broke the 1,000-yard mark becoming Sikeston's first running back duo to do so...
Fobbs, Riley are first RB duo to rush for 1,000 yards in same season (11/05/14)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have had plenty of running backs eclipse 1,000 yards in a season before -- 19 to be exact. But none have done it in the same season until now. Juniors Earnest Fobbs and Victwon Riley each broke the 1,000-yard mark becoming Sikeston's first running back duo to do so...
Improved Central football team routs Sikeston in district semifinal (11/01/14)
The talk leading up Friday's rematch between the Central Tigers and Sikeston Bulldogs was all about the vast improvement of Sikeston. That talk came to an abrubt end late in the first quarter.
Cape Central overwhelms Sikeston in district semifinal 56-7 (11/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldogs could not have scripted a better start in Friday's Class 4, District 1 semifinal game at Cape Central. The fourth-seeded Bulldogs used its double-wing, double-tight offense to perfection, churning out yards, using up clock, and converting a couple fourth downs to keep the chains moving...
Cape Central overwhelms Sikeston in district semifinal 56-7 (11/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldogs could not have scripted a better start in Friday's Class 4, District 1 semifinal game at Cape Central. The fourth-seeded Bulldogs used its double-wing, double-tight offense to perfection, churning out yards, using up clock, and converting a couple fourth downs to keep the chains moving...
Improved Central football team routs Sikeston in district semifinal (11/01/14)
The talk leading up Friday's rematch between the Central Tigers and Sikeston Bulldogs was all about the vast improvement of Sikeston. That talk came to an abrubt end late in the first quarter.
Central, Sikeston football teams meet again (10/31/14)
The Central Tigers' 47-7 home win over the Sikeston Bulldogs in Week 3 is a distant memory as the two teams meet again at 7 p.m. today in the second round of the Class 4 District 1 playoffs at Tiger Stadium. "If we had a perfect world, we would come out and compete like we did in the first game, but I'm telling my kids that the first game doesn't mean anything," Central coach Nathan Norman said. ...
Central, Sikeston football teams meet again (10/30/14)
The Central Tigers' 47-7 home win over the Sikeston Bulldogs in Week 3 is a distant memory as the two teams meet again at 7 p.m. today in the second round of the Class 4 District 1 playoffs at Tiger Stadium.
Peaking Bulldogs ready for its rematch against Cape Central (10/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Two years ago the Sikeston Bulldogs entered district play as the top seed and found itself in a rematch with fourth-seeded Cape Central in the semifinals. The Tigers avenged a regular season loss to the Bulldogs by rallying to win in the final minute to advance to the district championship game...
Peaking Bulldogs ready for its rematch against Cape Central (10/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Two years ago the Sikeston Bulldogs entered district play as the top seed and found itself in a rematch with fourth-seeded Cape Central in the semifinals. The Tigers avenged a regular season loss to the Bulldogs by rallying to win in the final minute to advance to the district championship game...
Sikeston's season ends following 3-0 loss to Farmington (10/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The last time the Sikeston Bulldogs took on Farmington on the road they watched an early two-goal lead slip away in a 4-2 regular season loss. With their season on the line, the Bulldogs struggled to get anything going offensively as Farmington blanked the Bulldogs 3-0 in the opening round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament Thursday at Farmington High School...
Sikeston's season ends following 3-0 loss to Farmington (10/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The last time the Sikeston Bulldogs took on Farmington on the road they watched an early two-goal lead slip away in a 4-2 regular season loss. With their season on the line, the Bulldogs struggled to get anything going offensively as Farmington blanked the Bulldogs 3-0 in the opening round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament Thursday at Farmington High School...
Sikeston uses ground attack to dismantle Knights 55-14 (10/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- All signs pointed to Friday night's Class 4, District 1 opener between Farmington and Sikeston being another barnburner similar to the first game earlier in the season. But when Sikeston's Earnest Fobbs returned the opening kickoff 99 yards through the heart of Farmington's coverage unit for a touchdown, one got the idea that the Bulldogs would not be denied on this night in front of the home fans which held a huge tailgating party Friday afternoon...
Sikeston uses ground attack to dismantle Knights 55-14 (10/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- All signs pointed to Friday night's Class 4, District 1 opener between Farmington and Sikeston being another barnburner similar to the first game earlier in the season. But when Sikeston's Earnest Fobbs returned the opening kickoff 99 yards through the heart of Farmington's coverage unit for a touchdown, one got the idea that the Bulldogs would not be denied on this night in front of the home fans which held a huge tailgating party Friday afternoon...
Central football team dismantles De Soto in district opener (10/25/14)
The top-seeded Tigers scored 42 points in the first quarter and forced a running clock for the remainder of the game in a 49-14 win over the eighth-seeded De Soto Dragons in the opening round of the Class 4 District 1 playoffs Friday at Tiger Stadium.
Bulldogs take down Saxony 4-1 to end regular season (10/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In their final tuneup before the postseason the Sikeston Bulldogs continued their recent hot streak picking up their fourth-straight win over visiting Saxony Lutheran Monday afternoon. Celebrating senior night, Sikeston got the go-ahead goal from senior Layton Jones midway through the first and never looked back, rolling to a 4-1 final...
Shepherd named Sikeston's first all-region member (10/23/14)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston's Maggie Shepherd became the first Lady Bulldog softball player to make the Class 3 first team all-region squad. The third baseman finished her season with a .522 batting average, four home runs, 34 RBI and an on-base percentage of .587. She also had a slugging percentage of .900...
Sikeston set to host Farmington in rematch (10/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Of the Sikeston Bulldogs' five wins this year, four were in convincing fashion. But the one that wasn't was a 14-13 down-to-the-wire thriller at Farmington in Week 5. Farmington felt like it let one slip away...
High school roundup: Notre Dame swimmers take down Central (10/23/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
High school roundup: Notre Dame swimmers take down Central (10/23/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Bulldogs take down Saxony 4-1 to end regular season (10/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In their final tuneup before the postseason the Sikeston Bulldogs continued their recent hot streak picking up their fourth-straight win over visiting Saxony Lutheran Monday afternoon. Celebrating senior night, Sikeston got the go-ahead goal from senior Layton Jones midway through the first and never looked back, rolling to a 4-1 final...
Sikeston set to host Farmington in rematch (10/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Of the Sikeston Bulldogs' five wins this year, four were in convincing fashion. But the one that wasn't was a 14-13 down-to-the-wire thriller at Farmington in Week 5. Farmington felt like it let one slip away...
October 22, 2014 Scoreboard (10/22/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston eighth grade football team finishes undefeated season (10/21/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade football team finished its season with an undefeated 6-0 record after a 46-21 win over visiting Jackson Monday. Sikeston's Elijah Faulkner got the night started with a 47-yard touchdown run on their first offensive snap. Kevin Jones added a 31-yard run to make it 12-0 and quarterback Nate Self threw an 11-yard scoring pass to Aaron Allen in the second quarter for an 18-0 lead...
Sikeston eighth grade football team finishes undefeated season (10/21/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade football team finished its season with an undefeated 6-0 record after a 46-21 win over visiting Jackson Monday. Sikeston's Elijah Faulkner got the night started with a 47-yard touchdown run on their first offensive snap. Kevin Jones added a 31-yard run to make it 12-0 and quarterback Nate Self threw an 11-yard scoring pass to Aaron Allen in the second quarter for an 18-0 lead...
High school roundup: Advance spikers reach district final, Jackson's season ends (10/21/14)
All the high school results reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
District volleyball championships set (all Monday playoff scores included) (10/21/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats withstood a bit of a slow start and finished with a bang in a 25-18, 25-13 victory against the fifth-seeded Fredericktown Blackcats in a Class 3, District 1, semifinal Monday night. Top-seeded Dexter (27-3-1) advances to play second-seeded Perryville (24-8-1) for the district championship Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Bearcat Event Center...
Sikeston takes down Mules 2-1 after penalty kicks (10/20/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Sikeston Bulldogs played spoiler Monday night. On Poplar Bluff's Senior Night and in front of a large crowd at Whiteley Park, the Bulldogs came from behind to tie the game in the second half. After two scoreless overtime periods, Sikeston won on penalty kicks 4-2 to defeat the Mules 2-1...
Sikeston's season comes to a close against Poplar Bluff in districts (10/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite a strong rally late in the second set, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs saw their season come to a close with a 25-11, 25-21 loss to Poplar Bluff in the opening round of the Class 4, District 1 Tournament Monday...
Sikeston takes down Mules 2-1 after penalty kicks (10/20/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Sikeston Bulldogs played spoiler Monday night. On Poplar Bluff's Senior Night and in front of a large crowd at Whiteley Park, the Bulldogs came from behind to tie the game in the second half. After two scoreless overtime periods, Sikeston won on penalty kicks 4-2 to defeat the Mules 2-1...
Sikeston's season comes to a close against Poplar Bluff in districts (10/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite a strong rally late in the second set, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs saw their season come to a close with a 25-11, 25-21 loss to Poplar Bluff in the opening round of the Class 4, District 1 Tournament Monday...
Sikeston defense shuts down Cardinal Ritter, 20-0 (10/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ST. LOUIS -- For two straight years Cardinal Ritter had put a damper on Sikeston's season. Two years ago Ritter ended Sikeston's undefeated season with a come from behind victory. Then last year the Lions held the Bulldogs to its lowest offensive output of the season in a 20-0 loss...
Football district tournament brackets released (10/19/14)
The Missouri High School Activities Association released district tournament brackets for high school football Saturday evening. The higher seeded team will host all district games. View brackets involving teams from the southeast Missouri region below:...
Sikeston defense shuts down Cardinal Ritter, 20-0 (10/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ST. LOUIS -- For two straight years Cardinal Ritter had put a damper on Sikeston's season. Two years ago Ritter ended Sikeston's undefeated season with a come from behind victory. Then last year the Lions held the Bulldogs to its lowest offensive output of the season in a 20-0 loss...
Sikeston takes back SEMO Conference tournament crown (10/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com KENNETT -- The Sikeston volleyball team took back their SEMO Conference tournament crown Thursday after a straight-set win over Kennett 25-22, 25-22. This is Sikeston's sixth tournament championship in the last seven years after a hiatus from last year's championship...
Sikeston takes back SEMO Conference tournament crown (10/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com KENNETT -- The Sikeston volleyball team took back their SEMO Conference tournament crown Thursday after a straight-set win over Kennett 25-22, 25-22. This is Sikeston's sixth tournament championship in the last seven years after a hiatus from last year's championship...
2014 SEMO All-Conference team named (10/16/14)
Moments after the Sikeston Bulldogs were awarded the first place trophy in the SEMO Conference Tournament, officials announced the 2013 SEMO All-Conference volleyball team.
Sikeston tops Kennett for SEMO Conference Tournament title (10/16/14)
The Kennett Indians volleyball team brought home the SEMO Conference season championship, but lost a thrilling battle against Sikeston, falling just short of winning the Conference Tournament on their home court.
Sikeston looks to keep momentum going against Cardinal Ritter (10/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ST. LOUIS -- With a crucial home victory over Soldan last Friday, the Sikeston Bulldogs have all but wrapped up home-field advantage for the the first round of the district playoffs. Now they are looking to keep the momentum going with its final regular season game at Cardinal Ritter tomorrow night at 7 p.m...
Overtime goal by Cox lifts Bulldogs over Carbondale (10/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sam Cox's 18th goal of the season couldn't have come at a better time. The sophomore sunk the game-winner with 7:50 left in the second overtime against Carbondale, Ill., Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex...
2014 SEMO All-Conference team named (10/16/14)
Moments after the Sikeston Bulldogs were awarded the first place trophy in the SEMO Conference Tournament, officials announced the 2013 SEMO All-Conference volleyball team.
Sikeston tops Kennett for SEMO Conference Tournament title (10/16/14)
The Kennett Indians volleyball team brought home the SEMO Conference season championship, but lost a thrilling battle against Sikeston, falling just short of winning the Conference Tournament on their home court.
Sikeston looks to keep momentum going against Cardinal Ritter (10/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ST. LOUIS -- With a crucial home victory over Soldan last Friday, the Sikeston Bulldogs have all but wrapped up home-field advantage for the the first round of the district playoffs. Now they are looking to keep the momentum going with its final regular season game at Cardinal Ritter tomorrow night at 7 p.m...
Overtime goal by Cox lifts Bulldogs over Carbondale (10/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sam Cox's 18th goal of the season couldn't have come at a better time. The sophomore sunk the game-winner with 7:50 left in the second overtime against Carbondale, Ill., Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex...
October 15, 2014 Scoreboard (10/15/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
SEMO Conference Tournament runs deep into the night (10/15/14)
It was on long night of volleyball inside the Kennett High School gym, as the Indians hosted the SEMO Conference Tournament.
SEMO Conference Tournament runs deep into the night (10/15/14)
It was on long night of volleyball inside the Kennett High School gym, as the Indians hosted the SEMO Conference Tournament.
Sikeston falls to Notre Dame in first district title chance (10/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The conditions ended up matching the feeling at the end of the Class 3, District 1 championship game for Sikeston. Sikeston, who was making their first appearance in such an occasion, lost a 10-2 contest to Notre Dame on a dreary Sunday afternoon at Notre Dame High School in Cape Girardeau...
Sikeston falls to Notre Dame in first district title chance (10/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The conditions ended up matching the feeling at the end of the Class 3, District 1 championship game for Sikeston. Sikeston, who was making their first appearance in such an occasion, lost a 10-2 contest to Notre Dame on a dreary Sunday afternoon at Notre Dame High School in Cape Girardeau...
Urhahn's grand slam lifts Notre Dame in district championship (10/12/14)
Urhahn had two home runs this season, but neither had the impact of her blast Sunday in the Class 3 District 1 softball championship game at Notre Dame Regional High School.
Urhahn's grand slam lifts Notre Dame in district championship (10/12/14)
Urhahn had two home runs this season, but neither had the impact of her blast Sunday in the Class 3 District 1 softball championship game at Notre Dame Regional High School.
Ground attack lifts Sikeston football team over Soldan 30-14 (10/11/14)
Earnest Fobbs rushed for two touchdowns and 180 yards, 140 in the second half, during a 30-14 win over visiting Soldan International Studies.
Ground attack lifts Sikeston football team over Soldan 30-14 (10/11/14)
Earnest Fobbs rushed for two touchdowns and 180 yards, 140 in the second half, during a 30-14 win over visiting Soldan International Studies.
Sikeston softball reaches first district final in history (10/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- What a difference a year has made for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs. This time last year Sikeston was wrapping up a 6-16 campaign that unceremoniously ended with an 11-1 rout by Hillsboro in the opening round of Class 3, District 1 tournament...
Sikeston's Clark signs with Blue Mountain College (10/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Most wouldn't know it, but Jacob Clark was statistically Sikeston's best pitcher last season. Blue Mountain College took notice and recently signed the senior hurler to a letter of intent to play baseball in Mississippi...
Sikeston softball reaches first district final in history (10/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- What a difference a year has made for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs. This time last year Sikeston was wrapping up a 6-16 campaign that unceremoniously ended with an 11-1 rout by Hillsboro in the opening round of Class 3, District 1 tournament...
Notre Dame softball team blanks Perryville in district semis (10/10/14)
Nikki Peters' no-hitter was broken up in the final inning, but the senior finished her complete-game shutout game with nine strikeouts and two walks as the top-seeded Bulldogs defeated the fourth-seeded Perryville Pirates 7-0 on Thursday to advance to their fifth consecutive Class 3 District 1 softball championship game at Notre Dame Regional High School.
Sikeston's Clark signs with Blue Mountain College (10/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Most wouldn't know it, but Jacob Clark was statistically Sikeston's best pitcher last season. Blue Mountain College took notice and recently signed the senior hurler to a letter of intent to play baseball in Mississippi...
Bulldogs look to strengthen postseason stance with win over Soldan (10/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With the regular season schedule winding down, the Sikeston Bulldogs will have just two more chances to secure home-field advantage for the district playoffs. Currently, the Bulldogs sit in fifth place in Class 4, District 1, one spot behind Farmington, a team that Sikeston owns the tiebreaker by virtue of its 14-13 win three weeks ago...
Sikeston storms back late to keep season alive (10/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Late two-out rallies are starting to become a trend for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs. Two days after using one to down Naylor in their regular season finale, Sikeston was at it again Wednesday rallying in the sixth inning to beat Doniphan 5-4 in the opening round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament...
October 9, 2014 Scoreboard (10/09/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Bulldogs look to strengthen postseason stance with win over Soldan (10/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With the regular season schedule winding down, the Sikeston Bulldogs will have just two more chances to secure home-field advantage for the district playoffs. Currently, the Bulldogs sit in fifth place in Class 4, District 1, one spot behind Farmington, a team that Sikeston owns the tiebreaker by virtue of its 14-13 win three weeks ago...
Sikeston storms back late to keep season alive (10/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Late two-out rallies are starting to become a trend for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs. Two days after using one to down Naylor in their regular season finale, Sikeston was at it again Wednesday rallying in the sixth inning to beat Doniphan 5-4 in the opening round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament...
Sikeston softball rallies past Naylor; SCAA volleyball semifinals are set (10/08/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com NAYLOR -- A clutch rally in the top of the seventh willed Sikeston to a 7-5 road win over Naylor on Monday, giving the Lady Bulldogs their first three-game winning streak of the season. Sikeston trailed 5-4 with two outs in the final frame only to score three straight runs to pull out a win...
Strong second half lifts SHS past Harrisburg (10/08/14)
By Brent Shipman sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Thanks to a pair of second half goals against Harrisburg, Ill., the Sikeston Bulldogs picked up a big late-season win Tuesday night while benefiting a good cause. Senior Audie Hay provided the deciding score and Sam Cox went on to ice the game for a 3-1 final as their team donned gold jerseys in support of children's cancer victims...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston softball downs Naylor, soccer falls on the road (10/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Watching a an early two-goal lead slip away in the second half, the Sikeston Bulldogs fell 4-2 to host Farmington on Monday to drop two games below .500 on the season. An early goal from Audie Hay off a pass from Sam Cox put the Bulldogs in the lead early. Midway through the first half Clark Atchison doubled their advantage, 2-0, with Connor Merideth picking up the assists...
Kennett wins Pink Game in dramatic fashion (10/06/14)
Taking one look inside the Kennett High School gymnasium on Monday, and it was easy to see that Indians fans were on hand for much more than a volleyball game.
Kennett wins Pink Game in dramatic fashion (10/06/14)
Taking one look inside the Kennett High School gymnasium on Monday, and it was easy to see that Indians fans were on hand for much more than a volleyball game.
Sikeston soccer falls to Farmington 4-2 (10/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Watching a an early two-goal lead slip away in the second half, the Sikeston Bulldogs fell 4-2 to host Farmington on Monday to drop two games below .500 on the season. An early goal from Audie Hay off a pass from Sam Cox put the Bulldogs in the lead early. Midway through the first half Clark Atchison doubled their advantage, 2-0, with Connor Merideth picking up the assists...
October 6, 2014 Scoreboard (10/06/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Perryville volleyball tournament gets new champion (10/05/14)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- A new champion was crowned at the second annual Perryville Invitational Tournament when Bishop DuBourg downed Park Hill Central 25-17, 25-18 in the gold bracket title match. Twenty teams competed at Saturday's tournament that started with pool play at 8:30 a.m. Pool play consisted of four pools broken into five teams playing each other two sets with no point cap. The top two teams in each pool -- eight total -- advanced to the gold bracket...
Jackson football team adjusts to Sikeston's surpise tactics to pull away for win (10/04/14)
The Bulldogs debuted a double wide, double tight offense that kept Jackson's offense off the field for much of the first half before the Indians pulled away for a 42-0 win.
Bulldogs succomb to Jackson 42-0 after close first half (10/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For a half, Sikeston kept things interesting. With the Bulldogs trailing just 7-0 against heavily favored Jackson, area fans learning of the halftime score no doubt had to do a double-take. But the Indians came alive with a 28-point third quarter and ended up cruising to a 42-0 victory at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium...
Bulldogs succomb to Jackson 42-0 after close first half (10/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For a half, Sikeston kept things interesting. With the Bulldogs trailing just 7-0 against heavily favored Jackson, area fans learning of the halftime score no doubt had to do a double-take. But the Indians came alive with a 28-point third quarter and ended up cruising to a 42-0 victory at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium...
Jackson football team adjusts to Sikeston's surpise tactics to pull away for win (10/04/14)
The Bulldogs debuted a double wide, double tight offense that kept Jackson's offense off the field for much of the first half before the Indians pulled away for a 42-0 win.
Lightning halts Sikeston in 2-1 loss to Marion, Ill. (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Less than a minute into Thursday's contest against visiting Marion, Ill., the Sikeston Bulldogs were put in a tough spot when a defensive breakdown led to a Wildcat goal. That deficit doubled by halftime before an early second half goal kept the Bulldogs in the game...
Sikeston hammered by Notre Dame middle hitters in straight sets (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston knew the test that was in front of them. It was tough enough going against one of the more formidable teams in the area, but hosting them two nights after losing to their rival in three sets tipped the scales a bit more...
Sikeston junior high football splits with Poplar Bluff (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade football team remained undefeated Thursday with a 36-22 win over Poplar Bluff Thursday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium. Sikeston went ahead 14-0 at halftime behind an 18-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Nate Self to Ricky Scott and a three-yard run by Kevin Jones in the first quarter...
High school football capsules: Week 7 (10/03/14)
Southeast Missourian football preview capsules
High school roundup: Petty powers Leopold spikers to win (10/03/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
High school football capsules: Week 7 (10/03/14)
Southeast Missourian football preview capsules
Sikeston hammered by Notre Dame middle hitters in straight sets (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston knew the test that was in front of them. It was tough enough going against one of the more formidable teams in the area, but hosting them two nights after losing to their rival in three sets tipped the scales a bit more...
Sikeston junior high football splits with Poplar Bluff (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade football team remained undefeated Thursday with a 36-22 win over Poplar Bluff Thursday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium. Sikeston went ahead 14-0 at halftime behind an 18-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Nate Self to Ricky Scott and a three-yard run by Kevin Jones in the first quarter...
Lightning halts Sikeston in 2-1 loss to Marion, Ill. (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Less than a minute into Thursday's contest against visiting Marion, Ill., the Sikeston Bulldogs were put in a tough spot when a defensive breakdown led to a Wildcat goal. That deficit doubled by halftime before an early second half goal kept the Bulldogs in the game...
Underdog Sikeston hosts state-ranked Jackson (10/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Three weeks ago, Sikeston suffered a gut-wrenching last second loss to Dexter on a "hook and ladder" play. But they bounced back the following week with a thrilling victory against Farmington. Now Sikeston finds itself in a similar situation...
PREP ROUNDUP: Early burst lifts Sikeston past Saxony, Kelly routs Oran 20-0 (10/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A five-run second inning proved to be the difference as Sikeston downed visiting Saxony Lutheran 6-2 Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex. Kylie Noe, Maggie Shepherd and Hanna Placek all had two hits for Sikeston. Placek added a double and Ashton Drake chipped in a triple...
October 2, 2014 Scoreboard (10/02/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Josey Powell wins back-to-back district titles (10/02/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Josey Powell wins back-to-back district titles (10/02/14)
Central singles player Josey Powell and the Jackson doubles team of Madison Mumma and Mackenzie Mumma both claimed district tennis championships on Wednesday afternoon in the Class 2 District 1 individual tournament hosted by Sikeston. Powell entered the tournament as the No. 2 seed but knocked off top-seeded Amanda Brady of Farmington 2-6, 6-4, 6-2 to earn the title for a second consecutive year. Both players advanced to next week's sectional tournament at a date and time to be decided...
PREP ROUNDUP: Early burst lifts Sikeston past Saxony, Kelly routs Oran 20-0 (10/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A five-run second inning proved to be the difference as Sikeston downed visiting Saxony Lutheran 6-2 Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex. Kylie Noe, Maggie Shepherd and Hanna Placek all had two hits for Sikeston. Placek added a double and Ashton Drake chipped in a triple...
Underdog Sikeston hosts state-ranked Jackson (10/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Three weeks ago, Sikeston suffered a gut-wrenching last second loss to Dexter on a "hook and ladder" play. But they bounced back the following week with a thrilling victory against Farmington. Now Sikeston finds itself in a similar situation...
Seniors lead Sikeston past Portageville in three sets (10/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- One of the more consistent parts of Sikeston's game the past few seasons has been the teamwork of seniors Lauren Beydler and Esther Chinwuko. As the primary setter, Beydler sets up the bulk of the Lady Bulldogs' kill attempts while Chinwuko has a knack for slamming them down...
Lady Bulldogs squeak out 6-5 win over East Carter (10/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- At times the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs looked stout defensively. Dazzling plays by shortstop Madeline Witt and right fielder Natalie Regenold proved that. But there were other times when the defense slipped. Luckily for Sikeston pitcher Madison Smith, the defense behind her was on more times than off...
Lady Bulldogs squeak out 6-5 win over East Carter (10/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- At times the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs looked stout defensively. Dazzling plays by shortstop Madeline Witt and right fielder Natalie Regenold proved that. But there were other times when the defense slipped. Luckily for Sikeston pitcher Madison Smith, the defense behind her was on more times than off...
Seniors lead Sikeston past Portageville in three sets (10/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- One of the more consistent parts of Sikeston's game the past few seasons has been the teamwork of seniors Lauren Beydler and Esther Chinwuko. As the primary setter, Beydler sets up the bulk of the Lady Bulldogs' kill attempts while Chinwuko has a knack for slamming them down...
Sikeston netters win match during doubles district tournament (09/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs tennis team closed out the team portion of their season on Monday with a 5-1 loss to Poplar Bluff during the Class 2, District 1 tournament. Sikeston's lone win came in doubles competition with Ali Price and Peyton Henson beating the Lady Mules' Nammra Haq and Nikkia Hickman in a tie breaker, 9-8 (7-5)...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer downs Fredericktown, JV football bows to Mules (09/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FREDERICKTOWN -- The Sikeston soccer team moved to .500 on the season following a 6-1 win over Fredericktown on the road Monday. Sikeston (8-8-1) went ahead 2-0 by halftime and added another four goals to close the game out...
September 30, 2014 Scoreboard (09/30/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Leopold spikers sweep Woodland (09/30/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Leopold spikers sweep Woodland (09/30/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Sikeston netters win match during doubles district tournament (09/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs tennis team closed out the team portion of their season on Monday with a 5-1 loss to Poplar Bluff during the Class 2, District 1 tournament. Sikeston's lone win came in doubles competition with Ali Price and Peyton Henson beating the Lady Mules' Nammra Haq and Nikkia Hickman in a tie breaker, 9-8 (7-5)...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer downs Fredericktown, JV football bows to Mules (09/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FREDERICKTOWN -- The Sikeston soccer team moved to .500 on the season following a 6-1 win over Fredericktown on the road Monday. Sikeston (8-8-1) went ahead 2-0 by halftime and added another four goals to close the game out...
Sikeston falls to Advance in straight sets 25-21, 25-19. (09/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite a strong first set and a late rally in the second, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs couldn't escape the sweep against visiting Advance on Monday, 25-21, 25-19. Neither team was able to gain much ground on the other to start the night as they drew out to a 21-21 tie late in the first set...
Sikeston takes second at Kickapoo tournament (09/29/14)
SPRINGFIELD -- Splitting a pair of games against Waynesville and Greenwood on Saturday, the Sikeston Bulldogs' soccer team took second place in this weekend's Kickapoo tournament in Springfield. The Bulldogs opened play Friday with a 2-1 win over Carthage...
Sikeston falls to Advance in straight sets, 25-21, 25-19. (09/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite a strong first set and a late rally in the second, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs couldn't escape the sweep against visiting Advance on Monday, 25-21, 25-19. Neither team was able to gain much ground on the other to start the night as they drew out to a 21-21 tie late in the first set...
September 29, 2014 Scoreboard (09/29/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston takes second at Kickapoo tournament (09/29/14)
SPRINGFIELD -- Splitting a pair of games against Waynesville and Greenwood on Saturday, the Sikeston Bulldogs' soccer team took second place in this weekend's Kickapoo tournament in Springfield. The Bulldogs opened play Friday with a 2-1 win over Carthage...
Sikeston comes up short against Poplar Bluff 14-13 (09/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The difference between exhilaration and heartbreak is a fine line. The Sikeston Bulldogs know that all too well at this point in the season. For the third-straight week, Sikeston had a game come down to the final minute. They split the first two, but fell short on Friday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium in a disappointing 14-13 loss to Poplar Bluff...
Sikeston comes up short against Poplar Bluff 14-13 (09/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The difference between exhilaration and heartbreak is a fine line. The Sikeston Bulldogs know that all too well at this point in the season. For the third-straight week, Sikeston had a game come down to the final minute. They split the first two, but fell short on Friday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium in a disappointing 14-13 loss to Poplar Bluff...
Kelly strikes early leaving Sikeston with 9-1 loss (09/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Facing one of the best pitcher's in the area in Alexis Dock and a stellar defense to match, the Sikeston Bulldogs found out Tuesday just how dangerous it can be to spot the Kelly Lady Hawks an early lead. Giving up a combined five runs in the first two innings, Sikeston never caught up falling 9-1 to the Lady Hawks...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston ties Anna-Jonesboro, Dexter sweeps Lady Bulldogs (09/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ANNA, Ill. -- Sam Cox and Audie Hay each found the back of the net during Sikeston's 2-2 tie against Anna-Jonesboro, Ill., Thursday. Overtime is not permitted in Illinois. Anna-Jonesboro, who's only losses on the season are to Perryville and Notre Dame, held a two-goal lead at halftime...
Updated with SCAA volleyball scores: Bernie baseball team bests Bloomfield 4-1, Dexter volleyball team downs Sikeston (09/26/14)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball program concluded regular-season play with a 4-1 home win against Bloomfield Thursday. Brock Beacham secured the victory on the hill. He struck out 10 and walked two in a five-inning relief appearance. He did not allow a hit and pitched out of a bases-loaded one-out jam in the top of the third inning...
Kelly strikes early leaving Sikeston with 9-1 loss (09/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Facing one of the best pitcher's in the area in Alexis Dock and a stellar defense to match, the Sikeston Bulldogs found out Tuesday just how dangerous it can be to spot the Kelly Lady Hawks an early lead. Giving up a combined five runs in the first two innings, Sikeston never caught up falling 9-1 to the Lady Hawks...
Bernie baseball team bests Bloomfield 4-1, Dexter volleyball team downs Sikeston (09/26/14)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball program concluded regular-season play with a 4-1 home win against Bloomfield Thursday. Brock Beacham secured the victory on the hill. He struck out 10 and walked two in a five-inning relief appearance. He did not allow a hit and pitched out of a bases-loaded one-out jam in the top of the third inning...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston ties Anna-Jonesboro, Dexter sweeps Lady Bulldogs (09/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ANNA, Ill. -- Sam Cox and Audie Hay each found the back of the net during Sikeston's 2-2 tie against Anna-Jonesboro, Ill., Thursday. Overtime is not permitted in Illinois. Anna-Jonesboro, who's only losses on the season are to Perryville and Notre Dame, held a two-goal lead at halftime...
Sikeston plays host to slumping Poplar Bluff (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston football coach Kent Gibbs found out a lot about his team last Friday. He found out that his team has some guts. He found out that his team has some heart. And he found out that his team still wants to win...
Sikeston kicks losing streak with 16-6 win over Fredericktown (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston's past few games have been forgettable in the mind of Maggie Shepherd. So, that's what she did. Shepherd forgot about Sikeston's last three losses and led the Lady Bulldogs to a 16-6 win in five innings over Fredericktown Wednesday...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter tennis downs Sikeston, Kelly rolls 16-1 (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- The Sikeston tennis team lost 8-1 to Dexter Wednesday on the road. Allenna Landers gave the Lady Bulldogs their lone victory with an 8-3 win over Kalee Howard. "We learned today that we are still improving as a team," Sikeston tennis coach Russ Dial said. "Last time our match against Dexter had a larger deficit. We won many more games this time around. Dexter has a good team so we know we're still improving our play going into districts."...
High school roundup: Freshman blasts HR to lift Jackson softball team (09/25/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
High school roundup: Freshman blasts HR to lift Jackson softball team (09/25/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
September 25, 2014 Scoreboard (09/25/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Dexter girls tennis team's win total reaches double digits with victory against Sikeston (09/25/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter varsity girls tennis team increased its win total to double digits with an 8-1 home victory against Sikeston Wednesday afternoon. "The girls came out ready to play," Dexter coach Kurt Lovelady said. "We were moving the ball well and we got some lopsided victories. We had some matches that were close that I knew would be close, but I was pleased with the results. We've had a hard week so far and it doesn't get any easier Thursday."...
Dexter girls tennis team's win total reaches double digits with victory against Sikeston (09/25/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter varsity girls tennis team increased its win total to double digits with an 8-1 home victory against Sikeston Wednesday afternoon. "The girls came out ready to play," Dexter coach Kurt Lovelady said. "We were moving the ball well and we got some lopsided victories. We had some matches that were close that I knew would be close, but I was pleased with the results. We've had a hard week so far and it doesn't get any easier Thursday."...
Sikeston plays host to slumping Poplar Bluff (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston football coach Kent Gibbs found out a lot about his team last Friday. He found out that his team has some guts. He found out that his team has some heart. And he found out that his team still wants to win...
Sikeston kicks losing streak with 16-6 win over Fredericktown (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston's past few games have been forgettable in the mind of Maggie Shepherd. So, that's what she did. Shepherd forgot about Sikeston's last three losses and led the Lady Bulldogs to a 16-6 win in five innings over Fredericktown Wednesday...
Sikeston plays host to slumping Poplar Bluff (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston football coach Kent Gibbs found out a lot about his team last Friday. He found out that his team has some guts. He found out that his team has some heart. And he found out that his team still wants to win...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter tennis downs Sikeston, Kelly rolls 16-1 (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- The Sikeston tennis team lost 8-1 to Dexter Wednesday on the road. Allenna Landers gave the Lady Bulldogs their lone victory with an 8-3 win over Kalee Howard. "We learned today that we are still improving as a team," Sikeston tennis coach Russ Dial said. "Last time our match against Dexter had a larger deficit. We won many more games this time around. Dexter has a good team so we know we're still improving our play going into districts."...
Sikeston takes down visiting Oran in straight sets (09/24/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- As they enter the home stretch of the season the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs are starting to build a little momentum following their 3-8-1 start to the season. On Tuesday they picked up their second win and sweep in as many days with a 25-17, 25-18 decision over the visiting Oran Lady Eagles...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer falls in OT, Dexter sweeps Leopold (09/24/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- A hat trick from Sam Cox gave Sikeston a 3-0 lead in the first 20 minutes. That lead wouldn't hold. Jackson climbed back to defeat the Bulldogs 4-3 in overtime Tuesday. "After that first 20 minutes it seemed like Jackson wanted it more than we did," Sikeston head coach Gabe Dement said. "You can't give a team like Jackson a chance at momentum especially at home. We had our chances but we were just going through the motions I felt."...
September 24, 2014 Scoreboard (09/24/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer falls in OT, Dexter sweeps Leopold (09/24/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- A hat trick from Sam Cox gave Sikeston a 3-0 lead in the first 20 minutes. That lead wouldn't hold. Jackson climbed back to defeat the Bulldogs 4-3 in overtime Tuesday. "After that first 20 minutes it seemed like Jackson wanted it more than we did," Sikeston head coach Gabe Dement said. "You can't give a team like Jackson a chance at momentum especially at home. We had our chances but we were just going through the motions I felt."...
Sikeston takes down visiting Oran in straight sets (09/24/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- As they enter the home stretch of the season the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs are starting to build a little momentum following their 3-8-1 start to the season. On Tuesday they picked up their second win and sweep in as many days with a 25-17, 25-18 decision over the visiting Oran Lady Eagles...
High school roundup: Jackson soccer rallies for 4-3 win (09/23/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
September 23, 2014 Scoreboard (09/23/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Central volleyball team wins at home (09/23/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Central volleyball team wins at home (09/23/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston falls in six, SHS tennis blanks Charleston (09/22/14)
Staff reports sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- Maggie Shepherd hit a triple and Myca Martin added two more hits but Sikeston fell to Jackson 11-1 on the road Monday. Sikeston (9-9) took a 1-0 lead after one inning but Jackson, who finished with 16 hits, blew the game open with five runs in the second and three more in the third...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston falls in six, SHS tennis blanks Charleston (09/22/14)
Staff reports sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- Maggie Shepherd hit a triple and Myca Martin added two more hits but Sikeston fell to Jackson 11-1 on the road Monday. Sikeston (9-9) took a 1-0 lead after one inning but Jackson, who finished with 16 hits, blew the game open with five runs in the second and three more in the third...
Sikeston snaps two-game losing streak with 14-13 win over Farmington (09/20/14)
The Bulldogs improved to 3-2 with the conference road win.
Sikeston snaps two-game losing streak with 14-13 win over Farmington (09/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- It's difficult to call a game at the mid-point of the season a "must-win" game. But Friday night's matchup at Farmington, at least in the eyes of Sikeston head coach Kent Gibbs, was truly a game the Bulldogs had to win...
Chaffee softball team breaks slump, plays spoiler in 12-11 win over Sikeston (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- On a night they honored the past, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell back into some old habits. Sikeston's first softball coach, Connie Spears, was honored before the game as part of Sikeston's Alumni Day Tuesday but Chaffee dampened the mood following a 12-11 Lady Devil win...
Late goals by Poplar Bluff doom Bulldogs 2-1 (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With an early second half goal from senior Audie Hay, the Sikeston Bulldogs were in prime position Thursday to hand visiting Poplar Bluff its first district loss of the season. Jeffry Hardin had other plans, however, as the Mules' sophomore scored twice in the final 20 minutes to hand Sikeston its second straight loss, 2-1...
PREP ROUNDUP: Portageville volleyball leads the way at Gideon, Sikeston volleyball notches win (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com GIDEON -- Portageville, New Madrid County Central and Charleston all advanced to the tournament portion of the Gideon Volleyball Tournament while Richland fell just short in pool play Thursday night. Portageville defeated Delta C-7 (25-9, 25-13), Cooter (25-21, 25-16) and then split with NMCC (25-15, 22-25) to advance to Saturday's tournament play while the Lady Eagles split with Cooter (24-26, 25-13) and swept Delta C-7 (25-21, 25-15)...
Chaffee softball team breaks slump, plays spoiler in 12-11 win over Sikeston (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- On a night they honored the past, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell back into some old habits. Sikeston's first softball coach, Connie Spears, was honored before the game as part of Sikeston's Alumni Day Tuesday but Chaffee dampened the mood following a 12-11 Lady Devil win...
Late goals by Poplar Bluff doom Bulldogs 2-1 (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With an early second half goal from senior Audie Hay, the Sikeston Bulldogs were in prime position Thursday to hand visiting Poplar Bluff its first district loss of the season. Jeffry Hardin had other plans, however, as the Mules' sophomore scored twice in the final 20 minutes to hand Sikeston its second straight loss, 2-1...
PREP ROUNDUP: Portageville volleyball leads the way at Gideon, Sikeston volleyball notches win (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com GIDEON -- Portageville, New Madrid County Central and Charleston all advanced to the tournament portion of the Gideon Volleyball Tournament while Richland fell just short in pool play Thursday night. Portageville defeated Delta C-7 (25-9, 25-13), Cooter (25-21, 25-16) and then split with NMCC (25-15, 22-25) to advance to Saturday's tournament play while the Lady Eagles split with Cooter (24-26, 25-13) and swept Delta C-7 (25-21, 25-15)...
High school roundup:Notre Dame spikers sweep visiting Bloomfield (09/19/14)
Notre Dame's Abbie McAlister hammered 12 kills, while senior Lydia Goodson had nine kills on 11 attempts to lift the Bulldogs to a 25-16, 25-18 volleyball victory over visiting Bloomfield on Thursday. Marianna Below notched nine consecutive service points in the first set for Notre Dame (12-4-1) before the visiting Wildcats scored. Below had two service aces during the stretch...
High school roundup:Notre Dame spikers sweep visiting Bloomfield (09/19/14)
Notre Dame's Abbie McAlister hammered 12 kills, while senior Lydia Goodson had nine kills on 11 attempts to lift the Bulldogs to a 25-16, 25-18 volleyball victory over visiting Bloomfield on Thursday. Marianna Below notched nine consecutive service points in the first set for Notre Dame (12-4-1) before the visiting Wildcats scored. Below had two service aces during the stretch...
Sikeston football team faces Farmington after two crushing losses (09/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The season started with promise. A pair of lopsided victories over Charleston and New Madrid County Central gave the Sikeston Bulldogs reason to be excited. But a loss to powerful Cape Central and a crushing last-minute defeat last week to Dexter has the season in a state of flux...
Prep Football Glance -- Week 5 (09/18/14)
Our prep football glance gives vital information for our local teams entering their weekly matchups. Learn your team's opponent, go-to players, conference standings and the series history between the two throughout the season.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston, Kelly roll to big wins on the road (09/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- Senior Maggie Shepherd went 3 for 3 with a home run helping Sikeston to a 16-1 victory over East Prairie in three innings. Kylie Noe added two hits including a triple. Hanna Placek and Ashton Drake each had two hits as well. Drake chipped in a double...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston, Kelly roll to big wins on the road (09/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- Senior Maggie Shepherd went 3 for 3 with a home run helping Sikeston to a 16-1 victory over East Prairie in three innings. Kylie Noe added two hits including a triple. Hanna Placek and Ashton Drake each had two hits as well. Drake chipped in a double...