Charleston rolled to a 7-1 win over Buckley, Col., that secures a top spot in the bracket coming out of the American pool and a 10 a.m. date with Hopkins, Minn., in Monday's semifinals.
Squirrels season comes to a close at Midwest Regional Tournament
By Brent Shipman - Standard Democrat ~ 07/27/15
A third straight trip to the World Series wasn't in the cards for the Charleston Fighting Squirrels. After going undefeated in pool play Charleston fell 4-2 to Hopkins, Minn., in Monday's semifinals.
Offense explodes for Squirrels in pool play opener at regional
By Brent Shipman - Standard Democrat ~ 07/24/15
The Charleston Squirrels scored eight runs the first two innings and picked up a pitching gem from Cameron Clark during its first game of pool play at the Midwest Plains Regional in Lyons, Kan.
Charleston Squirrels set to appear in ninth-straight regional
By Brent Shipman - Standard Democrat ~ 07/22/15
The defending regional champs will open the Midwest Plains Regional against the host team Lyons, Kan., on Friday during pool play.
Millers honored at Senior Babe Ruth state tournament
By Dustin Ward - Statesman Sports Editor ~ 07/22/15
Two of Dexter's own were honored last week at the start of the Senior Babe Ruth state tournament at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Bruce and Pat Miller threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the start of the Charleston Fighting Squirrels-Mineral Area Minerals game July 15...
Charleston Squirrels power past Mineral Area 7-0
By Brent Shipman - Standard Democrat ~ 07/16/15
Closing out the opening night of the Missouri Senior Babe Ruth State Tournament the Squirrels got a stellar performance from starting pitcher Cameron Clark both on and off the mound to tame Mineral Area.
Six SCAA baseball players selected all-state (complete team included)
By Dustin Ward - Statesman Sports Editor ~ 06/23/15
A slew of baseball players from the southeast Missouri region were selected to the 2015 Missouri Baseball Coaches Association all-state baseball team. Four players for the Class 1 state champion Bell City Cubs were selected all-state. Bell City sophomore pitcher Austin Hicks and sophomore catcher Bobby Wright were selected first-team all-state. ...
Scott County Central, Charleston & Calvert City win Rib City brackets
By Dustin Ward - Statesman Sports Editor ~ 06/20/15
Note: A photo gallery of the action is available at this link: Rib City Photos DEXTER, Mo. - Two traditional southeast Missouri powerhouses and an out-of-state juggernaut won their respective brackets at the boys basketball Rib City Shootout Friday in Dexter...
Schedule set for Bleacher Bum Invitational baseball tournament
By Dustin Ward - Statesman Sports Editor ~ 06/17/15
The stage is set for the highly anticipated Dinger Bat Bleacher Bum Invitational. The 12-team wooden bat baseball tournament is slated to take place Friday and Saturday at Hillhouse Park in Charleston and Notre Dame Regional High School in Cape Girardeau...
SEMO Pirates hand Squirrels 3-1 loss in first game of sweep
By Chris Pobst - Standard Democrat ~ 06/10/15
Hunter Eftink led the SEMO Pirates with a complete game effort striking out seven and allowing one run on four hits in a 3-1 win over Charleston. The Pirates also won the second game 7-5
Charleston junior high announces sports awards
Standard Democrat ~ 06/05/15
FOOTBALL 7th Grade Arturo Biles Terridean Bogan Antonio Chappell Latraeveon Chappell James Durden Suave Fitzpatrick Shannon Henderson Dalton McClendon Lane Moody Deshain Rodgers Landyn Scott Jaquayvious Wiley Marcus Woodworth 8th Grade Q'Nairies Anderson...
NMCC, Portageville to meet in semis, other districts postponed
Standard Democrat ~ 05/18/15
The New Madrid County Central and Portageville baseball teams moved into the semifinals of the Class 3, District 1 tournament Monday in Malden. The No. 2 seeded Eagles (10-16) received a forfeit from No. 7 Hayti, who was short on players due to a senior trip. Portageville, the third seed, defeated No. 6 Twin Rivers 8-6...
2014-15 All-Standard Democrat basketball team
Standard Democrat ~ 05/08/15
The 2014-15 All-Standard Democrat basketball team was chosen by the Standard Democrat sports department and from the following schools: Chaffee, Charleston, Dexter, East Prairie, Kelly, New Madrid County Central, Oran, Portageville, Richland, Risco, Scott County Central, Sikeston...
PREP ROUNDUP: Scott Central rolls past Charleston, Sikeston finishes third at SEMO meet
Staff Reports - Standard Democrat ~ 05/08/15
email@example.com CHARLESTON -- Combining for nine runs in the first two innings, Scott County Central rolled to an 11-4 win over Charleston on Friday. The Braves scored five runs in the top of the first inning and four in the second to go ahead 9-0. Charleston answered with two runs in the bottom of the second, but never recovered...
PREP ROUNDUP: Pikey leads NMCC past East Prairie, Malden nabs second softball district
Staff Reports - Standard Democrat ~ 05/07/15
firstname.lastname@example.org NEW MADRID -- Drew Pikey hit a grand slam, smacked a triple and had five RBI to lead New Madrid County Central past visiting East Prairie 14-1 Wednesday in five innings. Palmer Campbell pitched a complete game for NMCC (9-14) giving up one hit and one walk while striking out six...