New Cape Central diver finds validation for her workThe days pass by and young diver Tommy-Anne Marriott practices under the sweltering sun of the Mid-South summer at Central Municipal Pool in Cape Girardeau. She does so in the winter under the...
Blues vs. Canucks: Opposites do attract in NHL Playoff seriesHockey is trending to look like the Vancouver Canucks, with smaller players and more skill, speed and offense.
Dayton, Ohio player finds Three Rivers after difficult searchKierra Thornton had trouble finding a college that she really wanted to go to during a difficult recruiting process. Then Three Rivers called. In looking to replace a heralded graduating sophomore...
Poplar Bluff youth football team joins area leagueA Poplar Bluff team is joining a league featuring other youth teams from around Southeast Missouri on the football field this fall. The Scorpions will play in the Heartland Youth Football League...
- Campbell names Amber Hixson varsity volleyball coach
- Beane’s coaching roots began as player at Bernie, Three Rivers
- Estes shines at USSSA All-American Fastpitch Softball Series 1
- Notre Dame softball faces tough tests on opening day, and will all year
- Practices begin for fall sports at Poplar Bluff amid uncertainty
- Jackson kicks off 2020 football practice with neck "gaiters" 1
- COLUMN: Senior sporting events should continue in the future 1
- Back at it: Cape Central football seeks to build on surprising 2019 beginning today 1
- Local golfers raise money for Kennett Athletic Program at annual golf scramble
- Capahas' win streak hits 15
- Breaking: SEMO suspends football practices due to COVID-19 (8/7/20)3
- Jackson football's Week 1 home game canceled, Tribe to open in Indiana (8/5/20)1
- ONE LAST RIDE: Howard’s late hit gives Charleston final tournament win of the season in Southern Invitational Series (8/4/20)
- Column: Few things in life are as special as the bond between teammates (8/5/20)
- Dexter graduate Garrison finds new position while playing D-I college volleyball (8/5/20)1
Kennett hires Colorado native Thomas Fischer as wrestling coachColorado native Thomas Fischer is no stranger to high school wrestling. “I’ve found myself coaching wrestling quite a bit simply because I have a background in it,” Fischer said. “I thoroughly enjoy it.” Fischer, who has 23 years of experience teaching and has coached wrestling at the high school level for 15 years, is bringing his expertise to Kennett. The Kennett Board of Education recently hired Fischer as its high school wrestling coach for the 2020-21 school year...
Bullfighting takes center-stage during second night of 68th Annual Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo (8/7/20)SIKESTON — Bullfighting took center-stage during the second night of the 68th Annual Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo Thursday. Defending champion Dekevis Jordan was the first night leader after finishing with 88.5 points. He edged out Chance Moorman, who finished with 86.5 points...
STATESMAN TOP 10: Bearcats rally in final quarter, shock Bernie in BCT semifinal (8/7/20)BLOOMFIELD — The third-seeded Dexter Bearcats dominated the final minute. The Bearcats overcame a six-point, fourth-quarter deficit to upset second-seeded Bernie 58-56 in the semifinals of the 63rd Bloomfield Christmas Tournament on Saturday Dec. 28, 2019, at Bloomfield High School...
Jackson's Kaydi Rhodes hangs with nation's top golfers and a hurricane (8/7/20)Jackson High School golfer Kaydi Rhodes had a lot on her mind over the past few days. She not only was competing among the top golfers in the country, as she took part in the High School Golf National Invitational at Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina, but she had to do so while also battling Hurricane Isaias.
Cape cheerleader off to boost MACCCape Central cheerleader Grace Groshong signed recently to cheer for Mineral Area Community College in Park Hills.
Opening Day: SEMO players AND coaches 'are just excited' to be training againOne couldn’t fault seventh-year Southeast Missouri State football coach Tom Matukewicz if he would have woken up before sunrise Wednesday and sprinted down the stairs in a childlike fashion.
Jackson's Lane Crowden signs with Three RiversThree Rivers coach Tyler Smith thinks Jackson's Lane Crowden can compete early. "We really like his athleticism and has a frame that we think will get stronger. He will have a chance to compete early for playing time in our lineup," Smith said. Crowden, a 6-foot, 6-inch infielder for the Indians, recently signed with the Raiders...
Poplar Bluff youth football team joins area league (8/12/20)A Poplar Bluff team is joining a league featuring other youth teams from around Southeast Missouri on the football field this fall. The Scorpions will play in the Heartland Youth Football League after playing last year in Jonesboro, Arkansas. With a six-game regular season featuring home and road games against other Southeast Missouri teams, it’s like a pee-wee SEMO Conference...
Local golfers raise money for Kennett Athletic Program at annual golf scramble (8/10/20)KENNETT, Mo. - Local golfers teamed up for a fifth straight year to raise money for the Kennett Athletic Program Friday. A total of 92 golfers competed at the fifth annual Kennett Athletics Booster Club Four-Person Golf Scramble at Kennett Country Club...
Capahas' win streak hits 15 (8/9/20)The Cape Girardeau Capahas (17-3) won their 15th in a row Saturday as the oldest amateur team in U.S. history swept a doubleheader from the Belleville Rockies, 7-2 and 7-6 at Capaha Field. Game one In the early game, Malden’s Dee Triplett’s first inning three-run homer put the Caps on the board early to pace the Mon Clair League leaders. ...
First night of the 68th Annual Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo features seven events (8/7/20)SIKESTON — Night one of the 68th Annual Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo featured seven events on Wednesday night. In bareback riding, Clayton Biglow edged Kaycee Feild and Tilden Hooper by one and a half points with a ride of 89.5. Feild and Hooper each finished with rides of 88...
Doubleheader between Cardinals and Tigers postponed (08/10 4:56 pm)DETROIT (AP) -- A doubleheader between the St. Louis Cardinals and Detroit Tigers this week is being postponed to allow more time for additional COVID-19 testing. MLB opted to postpone Thursday's doubleheader to continue additional testing while...
Entire Pirates-Cards 3-game series postponed over virus woes (08/09 6:18 pm)PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The entire three-game series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and St. Louis that was set to begin Monday night at Busch Stadium has been postponed while the Cardinals deal with a COVID-19 outbreak. There have now been 27 games...
Cardinals return to St. Louis, get in workout ahead of games (08/05 4:21 pm)The St. Louis Cardinals returned to the field for light workouts Wednesday, nearly a week after an outbreak of COVID-19 forced the club and its staff members to quarantine in Milwaukee and set the rest of their season into upheaval. Cardinals...
Crawford's RBI in 10th lifts Giants over Astros 7-6 (08/12 1:03 am)HOUSTON (AP) -- The San Francisco Giants were confident that Hunter Pence would break out of his slump and get going this season. The 37-year-old finally did that in grand fashion on Tuesday night, and it helped the Giants rally for 7-6 a win over...
Shaw, Blue Jays beat Marlins 5-4 in MLB's return to Buffalo (08/12 12:28 am)BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- In the first major league game in Buffalo since 1915, Travis Shaw hit an RBI single in the 10th inning and the Toronto Blue Jays settled into their new nest with a 5-4 win over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night. Barred from...
LEADING OFF: Blackmon hitting .500; Clevinger, Plesac halted (08/11 11:42 pm)A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: BLISTERING BLACKMON Charlie Blackmon raised his batting average to an amazing .500 with three more hits in Colorado's 8-7 win over Arizona. After starting out the year 0 for 9, Blackmon has hit...
Gyorko's blast helps Brewers rally to beat Twins 6-4 (08/11 10:59 pm)MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Jedd Gyorko blasted a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers came from behind to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-4 on Tuesday. The Brewers started their winning rally when Christian Yelich beat the...
Polar opposites: Big, tough Blues face small, quick Canucks (08/11 5:16 pm)Hockey is trending to look like the Vancouver Canucks, with smaller players and more skill, speed and offense. That didn't stop the big, heavy St. Louis Blues from bruising their way to the Stanley Cup last season and to the top of the Western...
Chiefs wide receivers showcase speed during indoor race (08/11 11:24 am)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Mecole Hardman is probably faster than 99% of players in the NFL. Tyreek Hill happens to be in the 1%. The two Chiefs wide receivers have traded barbs about their speed ever since Hardman was chosen in the second round of...
Chiefs star Mahomes having 2020 nobody will soon forget (08/10 1:07 pm)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The world is in the grips of the worst pandemic in more than a century, the country is going through the kind of social upheaval unseen in decades, and the vast majority of people would prefer 2020 just grind to an end....
Stars beat Blues to draw Flames, St. Louis to face Canucks (08/09 5:36 pm)EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Joe Pavelski tied it with 31.4 seconds left in the third period, Anton Khudobin stopped all three shots he faced in the shootout and the Dallas Stars beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 in round-robin play Sunday to clinch the No....
Vegas dominates St. Louis 6-4, one win from West's top seed (08/06 8:55 pm)EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Mark Stone scored the go-ahead goal on a deflection with under 7 minutes left, and the Vegas Golden Knights took a big step toward clinching the top seed in the Western Conference by beating the St. Louis Blues 6-4 in...
Tuesday, Aug 11
- Miami at Toronto, 5:37 p.m.
- Kansas City at Cincinnati, 5:40 p.m.
- Atlanta at N.Y. Yankees, 6:05 p.m.
- Baltimore at Philadelphia, 6:05 p.m.
- Chicago Cubs at Cleveland, 6:10 p.m.
- Chicago White Sox at Detroit, 6:10 p.m.
- Washington at New York Mets, 6:10 p.m.
- Tampa Bay at Boston, 6:30 p.m.
- Minnesota at Milwaukee, 7:10 p.m.
- Arizona at Colorado, 7:40 p.m.
- Seattle at Texas, 8:05 p.m.
- San Francisco at Houston, 8:10 p.m.
- Oakland at L.A. Angels, 8:40 p.m.
- San Diego at L.A. Dodgers, 8:40 p.m.
- Pittsburgh at St. Louis, ppd
At Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
- Brooklyn vs. Orlando, 12 p.m.
- Houston vs. San Antonio, 1 p.m.
- Phoenix vs. Philadelphia, 3:30 p.m.
- Boston vs. Memphis, 4 p.m.
- Portland vs. Dallas, 5:30 p.m.
- New Orleans vs. Sacramento, 9 p.m
- Milwaukee vs. Washington, 8 p.m.
- Columbus vs. Tampa Bay, 2 p.m.
- Carolina vs. Boston, 7 p.m.
At Edmonton, Alberta
- Calgary vs. Dallas, 4:30 p.m.
- Chicago vs. Las Vegas, 9:30 p.m.
Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
- Portland Timbers vs. Orlando City, 7 p.m.
At Bradenton, Fla.
- Las Vegas vs. Indiana, 6 p.m.
- Washington vs. Minnesota, 8 p.m.
- New York vs. Los Angeles, 10 p.m
Last updated: 08/11 9:04 am