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Jordan Penn has been named head coach of the Kennett High School girls basketball team, according to Kennett School District Assistant Superintendent and Athletic Administrator Brandon Jones.
Traditional volleyball powerhouse Mineral Area lands two Dexter talents on same day
DEXTER, Mo. - Mineral Area College coach Tim Copeland likes recruiting in the south and believes he found a perfect fit for his program Thursday afternoon when Dexter seniors Shyann Jines and Jessica Lindsey signed to play college volleyball at the two-year school...
Power and speed: Owens leading the way for Central football team
The combination of speed and power has turned Braion Owens into the Central Tigers' all-purpose running back this season.
Sikeston junior high basketball splits with Dexter
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...
Central, St. Charles West football teams meet again on bigger stage
The St. Charles West Warriors have won 11 straight games to reach the Class 4 semifinals. Their last loss came on the road on Aug. 29, when the Central Tigers scored 21 unanswered points in the second half en route to a 41-21 win. The two teams will meet again at 7 p.m. ...
Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association announces all-region team
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...
Malden can truly embrace underdog role in Class 2 semifinal against Lamar
email@example.com MALDEN -- As they prepare for the biggest game of their season Saturday in the Class 2 semifinals, the Malden Green Wave have been put into an unfamiliar role for a team that has routed all challengers on the way to a spotless 13-0 record...
Seeds released for SEMO Conference tournament
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. ...
Kennett girls basketball coach resigns
Richard Driscoll has resigned from his position as head coach of the Kennett Middle School and High School girls basketball teams, affective immediately.
Veteran Bulldogs wrestling team returns three state qualifiers for new season
firstname.lastname@example.org 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
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...
Eagle Ridge boys basketball team stays unbeaten
Josh King scored 10 points to lead the Eagle Ridge Christian boys basketball team to a 58-24 victory over visiting Community Christian Academy on Tuesday. Richard Mason and Uzziah Beggs each added eight points. Nathan Parker grabbed six rebounds for the Eagles and Jordan Cliff added six assists...
Dexter sweeps Bernie in SCAA middle school boys basketball championships
DEXTER, Mo. - The success continued for the Dexter middle school boys basketball program in the SCAA Tournament Tuesday night. The Bearcats secured repeat championships in the seventh and eighth grade divisions. Top-seeded Dexter beat second-seeded Bernie 40-24 in the seventh grade championship and top-seeded Dexter edged Bernie 38-31 in the eighth grade title game...
Eighth graders shine at Bootheel Conference Tournament Day 2
Crowds gathered inside the Senath-Hornersville gymnasium Tuesday for the second night of the girls Bootheel Conference basketball tournament. This time, the talents of the area's eighth graders were on display.
Dexter-Bernie middle school boys basketball SCAA title games set
DEXTER, Mo. - The SCAA middle school boys basketball championships are set after semifinal action Monday night at the Bearcat Event Center. Dexter is set to take on Bernie in the seventh grade championship Tuesday at approximately 6:30 p.m. The Dexter-Bernie eighth grade title game follows at about 7:45 p.m...
Day 1 of girls Bootheel Conference Tournament
Senath-Hornersville hosts the girls Bootheel Conference junior high basketball tournament throughout the week. The first day of play featured the seventh grade teams, with the hosts proving why they may be the strongest team in the tournament.
State champions: Perryville soccer team closes dream season with state title
The Pirates scored six second-half goals and went on to defeat Soldan International Studies 7-0 in the Class 2 state title game at Blue Springs High School.