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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cape Central girls basketball can't hold on against Kennett (02/09/16)
Up 34-30 heading into the final eight minutes of the game, the Cape Central girls basketball could not hold on as it dropped a close 45-40 conference road contest to Kennett, 45-40, on Monday night in Kennett, Missouri. Abbie Reece sank 13 points as the Tigers fell in the high-fouling loss to the Indians...
Turnovers doom Sikeston girls in loss to Jackson (02/08/16)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs have made a living on creating havoc and causing turnovers for opposing offenses. But the Bulldogs got a dose of its own medicine on Monday night at the Sikeston Field House as Jackson pulled away for a 46-31 victory...
February 8, 2016 Scoreboard (02/08/16)
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Advance boys basketball picks up vengeful win on the road vs. Dexter (02/07/16)
DEXTER, Mo. -- The state-ranked Advance boys basketball team entered Friday's contest against Dexter desperately in need of a win. The Hornets, who had dropped three of four games for the first time this season, endured a tense ending but came away with the victory...
High school roundup: Leopold basketball team claims its first victory (02/07/16)
Garrett Thele recorded a game-high 18 points to lead the Leopold boys basketball team to its first win of the season, a 60-54 victory over visiting Greenville on Friday night. Tristan Graham, Ryan Lewis and Blake Leazenby contributed 12 points each for Leopold (1-17), which led by six points at halftime before the second-half stalemate...
Caruthersville claims JV BCH tournament title (02/06/16)
HAYTI, Mo. -- Caruthersville's varsity boys basketball team fell just short of battling Hayti in the Bootheel Conference Tournament final, but their JV counterparts got one back by spoiling Hayti's hopes of sweeping the tournament finals on their home court.
Central boys basketball team overtakes Kennett in fourth quarter (02/06/16)
The Kennett Indians spent the first three quarters of Friday night''s game earning the respect of host Cape Central for their ability to shoot a basketball from long range. The Tigers spent the final quarter responding. "They were knocking them down, and we had to respect it," said Central junior guard Jawone Newell about a Kennett squad that shot 50 percent from behind the 3-point arc over the first three quarters, connecting on 8 of 16 attempts...
Bell City boys basketball rallies to beat Oran (02/05/16)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- There weren't many surprises during the first 24 minutes of Friday night's boys basketball game between Oran and Bell City. The Eagles had already defeated the Cubs twice earlier in the season, and all signs were pointing to another victory when the third quarter ended with Oran leading 47-35...
February 5, 2016 Scoreboard (02/05/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Meadow Heights boys basketball edges Zalma for MVC Tournament title (02/05/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Meadow Heights boys basketball edges Zalma for MVC Tournament title (02/05/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
February 4, 2016 Scoreboard (02/04/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Young scores 34 in Central's win over West County (02/04/16)
Al Young scored a game-high 34 points, powering the Cape Central boys basketball team to a 72-64 win over West County on Wednesday at Cape Central High School. The Tigers carried a 30-25 lead into halftime before extending their lead to 15 points heading into the final period. Cape Central improved to 15-5 on the season...
Jackson's Tomsu signs with Southeast Missouri State soccer (02/03/16)
It took a string of events that started with Cassidi Tomsu breaking her collarbone that led to her signing to play soccer at Southeast Missouri State on National Signing Day Wednesday. The Jackson standout remembers trying to poke the ball into the back of the net during that district semifinal game her sophomore year. She also remembers a girl landing on her left shoulder and not being able to get herself off the field because it hurt so bad...
Jackson's Tomsu signs with Southeast Missouri State soccer (02/03/16)
It took a string of events that started with Cassidi Tomsu breaking her collarbone that led to her signing to play soccer at Southeast Missouri State on National Signing Day Wednesday. The Jackson standout remembers trying to poke the ball into the back of the net during that district semifinal game her sophomore year. She also remembers a girl landing on her left shoulder and not being able to get herself off the field because it hurt so bad...
Dontarius Sharp leads Charleston to rugged win over Jackson (02/03/16)
The 5-11 senior flirted with a quadruple-double with 26 points, 11 steals, nine rebounds and nine assists
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Oak Ridge boys basketball team yields first win to Richland (02/03/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
February 2, 2016 Scoreboard (02/02/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: SCC girls down Meridian, Dexter upends NMCC late (02/02/16)
Scott County Central's Johneisha Daniel finished with 23 points and 10 rebounds as the Braves took a 38-25 lead into halftime and never looked back.
Sikeston's Lady Bulldogs top Kennett 46-33 (02/02/16)
KENNETT, Mo. -- Despite having to endure lengthy travels around Southeast Missouri, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs topped Kennett 46-33 Monday night to remain undefeated in 2016.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville boys basketball team topples St. Vincent (01/31/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville boys basketball team topples St. Vincent (01/31/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Fall sports finalists announced for Semoball Awards (01/30/16)
High school athletes throughout the region were recognized Saturday as 55 student-athletes from across Southeast Missouri were announced as finalists for the Third Annual Semoball Awards. Final nominees from eight different sport categories -- football offense, football defense, volleyball, boys soccer, boys and girls cross country, boys swimming and diving and girls tennis -- were revealed on air on SEMO ESPN Radio...
Fall sports finalists announced for Semoball Awards (01/30/16)
High school athletes throughout the region were recognized Saturday as 55 student-athletes from across Southeast Missouri were announced as finalists for the Third Annual Semoball Awards. Final nominees from eight different sport categories -- football offense, football defense, volleyball, boys soccer, boys and girls cross country, boys swimming and diving and girls tennis -- were revealed on air on SEMO ESPN Radio...
No. 3 Bloomfield upsets top-seeded Woodland for SCAA Conference championship (01/30/16)
Noah Vandiver scored a team-high 25 points while undersized, No. 3 Bloomfield found no problems downing the taller, top-seeded Cardinals for its first tournament title since 1998.
High school roundup: Central boys basketball team extends winning streak (01/30/16)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
Notre Dame boys basketball team holds off Jackson (01/30/16)
Notre Dame junior Blake Bauwens scored 14 points, and the Bulldogs held off a hard-charging Jackson boys basketball squad for a 57-55 home victory Friday night. Junior Winston Welter added 12 points for Notre Dame, which saw an 18-point third-quarter lead shrink to three points with 2 minutes, 11 seconds remaining in regulation when Jackson senior Garrett Walker hit a 3-point shot...
Notre Dame boys basketball team holds off Jackson (01/30/16)
Notre Dame junior Blake Bauwens scored 14 points, and the Bulldogs held off a hard-charging Jackson boys basketball squad for a 57-55 home victory Friday night. Junior Winston Welter added 12 points for Notre Dame, which saw an 18-point third-quarter lead shrink to three points with 2 minutes, 11 seconds remaining in regulation when Jackson senior Garrett Walker hit a 3-point shot...
Notre Dame boys basketball team holds off Jackson (01/29/16)
Notre Dame junior Blake Bauwens scored 14 points, and the Bulldogs held off a hard-charging Jackson boys basketball squad for a 57-55 home victory Friday night. Junior Winston Welter added 12 points for Notre Dame, which saw an 18-point third-quarter lead shrink to three points with 2 minutes, 11 seconds remaining in regulation when Jackson senior Garrett Walker hit a 3-point shot...
Notre Dame boys basketball team holds off Jackson (01/29/16)
Notre Dame junior Blake Bauwens scored 14 points, and the Bulldogs held off a hard-charging Jackson boys basketball squad for a 57-55 home victory Friday night. Junior Winston Welter added 12 points for Notre Dame, which saw an 18-point third-quarter lead shrink to three points with 2 minutes, 11 seconds remaining in regulation when Jackson senior Garrett Walker hit a 3-point shot...
January 29, 2016 Scoreboard (01/29/16)
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Jackson wrestlers claim two wins to finish regular season unbeaten in duals (01/29/16)
The Jackson wrestling team picked up a pair of wins on the road in Poplar Bluff to finish its regular season undefeated Thursday. The Indians dominated the host Mules and won 66-12 in their first dual followed by a 45-21 victory over Dexter to wrap up their regular season with a flawless 11-0 record...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville girls basketball team prevails in OT (01/29/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
Jackson wrestlers claim two wins to stay unbeaten (01/29/16)
The Jackson wrestling team picked up a pair of wins on the road in Poplar Bluff to finish its regular season undefeated Thursday. The Indians dominated the host Mules and won 66-12 in their first dual followed by a 45-21 victory over Dexter to wrap up their regular season with a flawless 11-0 record...
Bloomfield dodges third straight loss to Dexter, reaches SCAA title game (01/29/16)
Bloomfield (16-3) moves on to the championship game for the first time since 2009 where they'll face top-seeded Woodland (14-4) tonight at 8:30 p.m.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville girls basketball team prevails in OT (01/29/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
January 28, 2016 Scoreboard (01/28/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Irons' 3-pointer sends Jackson past Park Hills (01/28/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Irons' 3-pointer sends Jackson past Park Hills (01/28/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
January 27, 2016, Scoreboard (01/27/16)
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High school roundup: Cape Central boys basketball team upends Perryville (01/27/16)
Senior Al Young finished with a double-double with a game-high 27 points and 10 rebounds as the Cape Central boys basketball team remained hot and upped their winning streak to 12 games with a 77-62 win on the road over Class 4 District 1 contender Perryville on Tuesday...
Advance boys basketball rallies, soars past Bell City in SCAA Tournament (01/26/16)
DEXTER, Mo. -- The fifth-seeded Bell City boys basketball team hit 15 3-pointers but it wasn't enough to upset No. 4 Advance on Tuesday night at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. The Hornets rallied from a 53-44 third-quarter deficit to beat the Cubs 96-82 in a quarterfinal of the Stoddard County Activities Association Conference Tournament...
January 26, 2016 Scoreboard (01/26/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Top seeds roll in first day of SCAA Conference Tournament (01/26/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER, Mo. -- A lopsided second quarter allowed second-seeded Dexter to pull away from No. 7 Bernie 80-54 during the first round of the Stoddard County Activities Association (SCAA) Conference Tournament Monday in Dexter, Mo...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Notre Dame girls basketball team rallies past Farmington (01/26/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
Kennett wrestling hails improvement after SEMO Conference Tournament (01/25/16)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Kennett's high school wrestling team left the SEMO Conference Tournament with an 8th place team finished capped off by senior Britt Harris. Harris came close to claiming first place in the 195-pound weight class, but was forced to settle with a 3-1 overtime loss to Jackson's Zach Norrick.
January 25, 2016 Scoreboard (01/25/16)
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HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Rock Bridge girls swimming team finishes first at City of Roses Invitational (01/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Rock Bridge girls swimming team finishes first at City of Roses Invitational (01/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
January 23, 2016 Scoreboard (01/23/16)
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Jackson wrestling falls short of fourth straight SEMO Conference Tournament title (01/24/16)
There's a reason nobody has ever won four consecutive SEMO Conference Wrestling Tournament team titles -- it's hard. And there's a reason why Farmington is ranked among the best teams in the state -- it's good. Both hurdles turned out to be too much to overcome as Jackson failed in its bid to win a fourth straight team championship, finishing as runner-up, six and a half points back of Farmington, 363-356.5, in the SEMO Conference Wrestling Tournament Saturday at Cape Central High School...
Indians ousted as conference champions (01/23/16)
There's a reason nobody has ever won four consecutive SEMO Conference Wrestling Tournament team titles -- it's hard. And there's a reason why Farmington is ranked among the best teams in the state -- they're good. Both hurdles turned out to be too much to overcome as Jackson failed in its bid to win a fourth straight team championship, finishing as runner-up, six and a half points back of Farmington, 363-356.5, in the SEMO Conference Wrestling Tournament Saturday at Cape Central High School...
Sikeston takes third, finishes with two champions at SEMO Conference wrestling tournament (01/23/16)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- The Sikeston wrestling team finished the SEMO Conference wrestling tournament with two individual champions and third place as a team Saturday at Cape Central High School in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Sikeston ended the two-day tournament with 260 points. Farmington broke Jackson's string of three straight team titles with 363 points. Jackson finished second with 356.5...
Sikeston sending 12 to title bracket, Farmington edging Jackson for SEMO Conference Wrestling Tournament championship (01/22/16)
The annual tournament concludes Saturday at Cape Central High School where 14 individual champions will be crowned as well as an overall team champion.
Jackson girls basketball shoots past Notre Dame (01/22/16)
JACKSON, Mo. -- The Jackson girls basketball team opened the game on a 12-2 run and closed it on an 11-2 swing to bookend a solid performance and a 63-41 victory over visiting Notre Dame on Thursday night at Jackson High School. The Indians (12-3) never trailed in the game. ...
Jackson girls basketball shoots past Notre Dame (01/22/16)
JACKSON, Mo. -- The Jackson girls basketball team opened the game on a 12-2 run and closed it on an 11-2 swing to bookend a solid performance and a 63-41 victory over visiting Notre Dame on Thursday night at Jackson High School. The Indians (12-3) never trailed in the game. ...
January 21, 2016 Scoreboard (01/21/16)
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Braving the wind (01/21/16)
It's funny how thin the line between greatness and everything else below it is. It is a sheer cliff -- stand at the top and look down, and everyone else is far below, but a slight breeze and everyone is on level ground. The breeze has not budged Al Young, but the initial climb almost never happened...
Auggie Knutson, jr., Chaffee Gabriel Dudley, sr., Jackson Jeremy Elliott, sr., Jackson Landry Moore, sr., Jackson Levi Davidson, sr., Scott City Braden Cox, jr., Scott City Corey Starks, sr., Cape Central Matt Terbrak, sr., Perryville Brandon Renaud, (01/21/16)
Jersey number: 65 Favorite place to play: Chaffee High School Favorite warmup song: "Come With Me Now" by KONGOS Favorite pregame meal: Burger and fries Favorite memory from the season: Defeating Grandview to break our losing streak Favorite play from the season: Sacking Maurice Davis...
2015 All-Southeast Missourian Volleyball Team (01/20/16)
Meet the 12 members of the 2015 All-Southeast Missourian Volleyball Team
Knott saves her best for last for district champion Jackson (01/19/16)
Carli Knott probably wasn't expecting her district cross country meet to become a defining moment, but when her best friend and teammate, Chelsea Drum, was held out of the race for a nagging illness, Jackson's No. 2 girls runner rose to the occasion...
Southeast Missourian Boys Runner of the Year: St. Vincent's Levi Krauss (01/19/16)
Levi Krauss never has been the sort to be an onlooker or a mere participant. His approach to activities is high-octane, zestful, full-contact involvement. It's not surprising to find that the two-time all-state runner helps present musicals at St. Vincent High School. In fact, it may be more surprising to those in the theater audience that the outgoing senior on stage is a two-time all-state runner...
2015 All-Southeast Missourian Cross Country Team (01/19/16)
Plans after graduation: Run cross country and track at the University of Mississippi Favorite place to run: County roads with Carli (Knott) Favorite memory from the season: Breaking 18 minutes at Arkansas and then getting fourth place as a team at State...
PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston dispatches Century in first game of Superman Classic (01/19/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com METROPOLIS, Ill. -- The Charleston boys basketball team pulled off a lopsided victory over Century during its first game of pool play Monday at the Superman Classic at Massac County High School in Metropolis, Ill. Charleston led 17-12 after the first quarter. They went on to score 60 points the next two quarters to lead 77-31 going into the fourth...
January 16, 2016 Scoreboard (01/16/16)
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Sikeston nearly flawless in 74-44 rout over Jackson (01/16/16)
It was a nearly flawless performance by Sikeston, which caused 19 turnovers on the Indians, dominated the boards, shot a sizzling percentage from beyond the arc as well as a strong night from the free throw line.
High school roundup: Oran boys basketball team tops St. Vincent (01/16/16)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
Unbeaten Sikeston boys basketball team steams past Jackson, 74-44 (01/16/16)
Top-ranked Sikeston improved to 13-0 with the SEMO Conference victory.
NMCC's late rally falls short against Cape Central (01/16/16)
"Right now we have to stop putting ourselves in holes. The last four games that's been our problem and our situation. We're coming out and it's one quarter that's put us in a hole."
Unbeaten Sikeston boys basketball team steams past Jackson, 74-44 (01/16/16)
Top-ranked Sikeston improved to 13-0 with the SEMO Conference victory.
Jackson girls basketball team turns up defense in SEMO Conference win over Cape Central (01/15/16)
Junior Rylee Stafford poured in a game-high 11 points, and the Indians held Cape Central to seven first-half points, cruising to a 47-27 victory at Cape Central High School.
January 15, 2016 Scoreboard (01/15/16)
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Jackson girls basketball team turns up defense in SEMO Conference win over Cape Central (01/15/16)
Junior Rylee Stafford poured in a game-high 11 points, and the Indians held Cape Central to seven first-half points, cruising to a 47-27 victory at Cape Central High School.
January 14, 2016 Scoreboard (01/14/16)
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High school roundup: Jackson wrestling team improves to 9-0 on season (01/14/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestling team goes 2-1 on the road, SCC and Oran to meet in Scott-Miss. finals (01/14/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com WINDSOR, Mo. -- The Sikeston wrestling team finished 2-1 on the road Wednesday during a quad taking down Windsor and Ste. Genevieve, but losing to Jackson. Sikeston defeated Ste. Genevieve 37-21 and Windsor 55-21. They fell to Jackson 54-18...
High school roundup: Jackson wrestling team improves to 9-0 on season (01/14/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
High school roundup: Woodland boys basketball team stuns Jackson (01/13/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
High school roundup: Woodland boys basketball team stuns Jackson (01/13/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
January 12, 2016 Scoreboard (01/12/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston girls roll NMCC, SCC and Charleston win routs at Scott-Miss. Tournament (01/12/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Erica Peet scored 13 and Tyeshia Mitchell added 11 as the Sikeston girls basketball team pulled off a 51-13 rout at home over New Madrid County Central. Sikeston (8-2) led 20-5 after the first quarter and 37-12 at the half...
High school roundup: Jackson boys basketball team takes tourney crown (01/10/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Jackson boys basketball team takes tourney crown (01/10/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Jackson boys basketball team picks up second win at Dave Sinclair Memorial Invitational (01/10/16)
Pete Lake poured in a game-high 21 points to lead the Jackson boys basketball team to a 62-41 victory over Rockwood Summit in the Indians' second round-robin game at the Dave Sinclair Memorial Invitational on Friday at Lindbergh High School in the suburban St. Louis area...
High school roundup: Jackson boys basketball team picks up second win at Dave Sinclair Memorial Invitational (01/09/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
January 8, 2016 Scoreboard (01/08/16)
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January 7, 2016 Scoreboard (01/07/16)
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High school roundup: Delta boys basketball team ends losing streak (01/06/16)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Chaffee girls basketball team picks up conference win over Kelly (01/05/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
High school roundup: Chaffee girls basketball team picks up conference win over Kelly (01/05/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
January 4, 2016 Scoreboard (01/04/16)
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First impression: A flood of hoops with lots more to come (01/04/16)
I watched a lot of basketball during the last week. A lot. So much that I may or may not have tried to subdue my rambunctious kids on Thursday by stepping in front of them and trying to draw a charge. It may or may not have worked. Twenty-eight games in four days. That's what the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament was for me...
Kennett halts Dexter's dream run for ninth Bloomfield Christmas Tournament title (12/31/15)
The second-seeded Indians broke Dexter's recent string of upsets at Bloomfield High School by clinching its fifth championship in the last seven years with a 55-50 victory.
Bearcats drop BCT title game to Kennett 55-50 (12/31/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball program kept its hopes of winning the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament alive until the closing seconds of Wednesday night's title game against the Kennett Indians...
Kennett claims fifth Bloomfield Christmas Tournament title in seven years (12/31/15)
BLOOMFIELD -- Kennett made history on Wednesday night with their 55-50 victory over Dexter in the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament championship game.
Cape Central boys basketball takes first Christmas Tournament title since 1996 in thriller over rival Jackson (12/31/15)
Cape Central survived a thrilling Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament championship to defeat Jackson 46-44 on Wednesday night at the Show Me Center.
Cape Central boys basketball takes first Christmas Tournament title since 1996 in thriller over rival Jackson (12/30/15)
After the trophy was raised and the photos were taken, Al Young would not be denied. He immediately walked over and snatched the first-place plaque from a teammate and tucked it against his chest. He'd been working for this for a long time. To make things even sweeter, it came against arch rival and No. 1 seed Jackson, as second-seeded Cape Central survived a thrilling Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament championship to win 46-44 on Wednesday night at the Show Me Center...
Box score: (2) Cape Central 46, (1) Jackson 44 (12/30/15)
CAPE CENTRAL (46) -- Austin Parker 13, Al Young 10, Jawone Newell 9, Zyshon Mallory 6, Tevyn Wright-Hunt 4, Blake Harris 4. FG 14, FT 17-30, F 20. (3-pointers: Wright-Hunt. Fouled out: None.) JACKSON (44) -- Jacob Smith 15, Garrett Walker 12, Jacob Friess 8, Cameron Hester 4, Pete Lake 3, Stephen Irons 2. FG 12, FT 14-21, F 23. (3-pointers: Walker 2, Friess, Lake. Fouled out: Smith.)...
Bearcats reach BCT finals for first time since 2010 (12/30/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball players were grinning from ear to ear at head coach Josh Dowdy in the locker room after Tuesday night's contest. And rightfully so . . . The No. 8 seeded Bearcats pulled off its second straight upset at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament...
Jackson leads Dexter to another upset, advance to Bloomfield Christmas Tournament championship (12/30/15)
Dexter will play No. 2 Kennett tonight during the tournament's championship game. It's a rematch of the 2010 title game, which is the last time the Bearcats played for a championship.
Jackson boys basketball survives Charleston test, edges into Christmas Tournament final 69-62 (12/30/15)
Jackson boys basketball entered the 2015 Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament as the No. 1 seed, despite a modest start to the season. The Indians are proving they may have deserved the placement. The tournament's top seed had four players in double figures and shot 25 of 30 from the free-throw line as Jackson survived No. 4 Charleston -- in a wire-to-wire slugfest for a second night in a row -- 69-62 on Tuesday night in a championship semifinal at the Show Me Center...
Fourth-quarter flurry sends Cape Central boys basketball over Notre Dame, into Christmas Tourney championship (12/29/15)
The Cape Central boys basketball team found itself trailing Notre Dame by one heading into the fourth quarter of a semifinal of the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament on Tuesday evening. There was nothing too special about the huddle heading into the final eight minutes of the game, but the second-seeded Tigers buckled down on the defensive end and surged to a 68-50 victory at the Show Me Center...
Jackson boys basketball survives Charleston test, edges into Christmas Tournament final 69-62 (12/29/15)
Jackson boys basketball entered the 2015 Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament as the No. 1 seed, despite a modest start to the season. The Indians are proving they may have deserved the placement. The tournament's top seed had four players in double figures and shot 25 of 30 from the free-throw line as Jackson survived No. 4 Charleston -- in a wire-to-wire slugfest for a second night in a row -- 69-62 on Tuesday night in a championship semifinal at the Show Me Center...
Box score: (1) Jackson 69, (4) Charleston 62 (12/29/15)
CHARLESTON (62) -- Dontarius Sharp 5, Kelvondre Moore 4, Demarcus Sharp 17, Mardareyon Clark 11, Jeremy Tucker 14, Tenerrious Ewing 11. FG 25, FT 8-12, F 22. (3-pointers: Dem. Sharp 2, Ewing, Don. Sharp. Fouled out: Dem. Sharp, Ewing.) JACKSON (69) -- Desmond Morris 3, Jacob Friess 12, Garrett Walker 12, Jacob Smith 22, Pete Lake 7, Stephen Irons 2, Cameron Hester 11. FG 19, FT 25-30, F 16. (3-pointers: Walker 2, Smith 2, Morris, Lake. Fouled out: Smith.)...
Top-seeded Jackson boys basketball team pulls away from shorthanded Woodland in Christmas Tourney quarterfinal (12/29/15)
In a tournament that's largely played out according to seeding, the opener of Tuesday's evening session was no different. Top-seeded Jackson looked like a team poised to go deep in the bracket, and No. 8 Woodland looked like a side down a key starter, as the Indians broke things open with a 17-3 run in the second quarter and left the Cardinals behind, 69-45, in a championship quarterfinal of the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament at the Show Me Center...
Top-seeded Jackson boys basketball team pulls away from shorthanded Woodland in Christmas Tourney quarterfinal (12/28/15)
In a tournament that's largely played out according to seeding, the opener of Tuesday's evening session was no different. Top-seeded Jackson looked like a team poised to go deep in the bracket, and No. 8 Woodland looked like a side down a key starter, as the Indians broke things open with a 17-3 run in the second quarter and left the Cardinals behind, 69-45, in a championship quarterfinal of the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament at the Show Me Center...
Box Score: (1) Jackson 69, (8) Woodland 45 (12/28/15)
WOODLAND (45) -- Logan Thomsen 2, Jake Long 8, Cole Schlief 13, Connor Goodwin 4, Tyler Womack 6, Bruester Young 5, Michael McCormick 7. FG 11, FT 14-27, F 16 (3-pointers: Schlief 2, Young. Fouled out: Long.) JACKSON (69) -- Desmond Morris 4, Jacob Friess 8, Garrett Walker 4, Jacob Smith 29, Pete Lake 9, Stephen Irons 8, Cameron Hester 5, Drew King 2. FG 19, FT 10-20, F 21 (3-pointers: Smith 4, Friess 2, Morris. Fouled out: None.)...
Bloomfield Christmas Tournament top seeds all advance during first round (12/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD -- Kicking off the 59th annual Bloomfield Christmas Tournament, the host Bloomfield Wildcats made good on its first top seed selection in 50 years breezing by No. 16 Richland 71-19. The Wildcats started the first round outscoring Richland 25-7 in the opening quarter. They led 48-13 at the half...
Bloomfield-Dexter quarterfinal showdown set for Monday at BCT (12/27/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - SCAA rivals Bloomfield and Dexter are set to collide in a quarterfinal Monday afternoon at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament after collecting opening-round wins at the 16-team extravaganza Saturday. Top-seeded Bloomfield outscored No. 16 seeded Richland by at least eight points in every quarter as it cruised to a 71-19 victory Saturday morning...
Woodland boys basketball team staves off Oran at Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament (12/27/15)
The Cardinals claimed an 80-72 victory over the Eagles in their first-round meeting Saturday evening.
Top seeds advance with ease in first day of action at Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament (12/27/15)
The third-seeded Notre Dame boys basketball team got defensive in the third quarter and cruised past No. 14 Chaffee 62-26 in the first round of the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament on Saturday at the Show Me Center. The Red Devils trailed by 21 at halftime and were held to only two points in the third quarter...
Top seeds advance with ease in first day of action at Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament (12/27/15)
The third-seeded Notre Dame boys basketball team got defensive in the third quarter and cruised past No. 14 Chaffee 62-26 in the first round of the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament on Saturday at the Show Me Center. The Red Devils trailed by 21 at halftime and were held to only two points in the third quarter...
Box score: (1) Jackson 82, (16) Delta 27 (12/26/15)
DELTA (27) -- Quentin Little 10, Triston Perry 8, Charlie Ledbetter 4, Bryan Schoen 3, Brandt Headrick 2. FG 12, FT 0-4, F 6. (3-pointers: Perry 2, Schoen 1. Fouled out: None.) JACKSON (82) -- Jacob Smith 19, Cameron Hester 16, Garrett Walker 8, Desmond Morris 6, Pete Lake 6, Grayson Ward 6, Jonathon Friess 3, Gavin Harris 3, Jacob Friess 3, James Ward 3, Drew King 3, Cooper Callis 2, Stephen Irons 2, Colten Seyer 2. ...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team finds mojo, repeats as Kelso champion (12/23/15)
The Crusaders defeated Jackson 46-36 in the title game of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team finds mojo, repeats as Kelso champion (12/23/15)
The Crusaders defeated Jackson 46-36 in the title game of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City boys win on road (12/23/15)
Dylan Keller scored 16 points and Braden Cox added 13 as the Scott City boys basketball team defeated St. Pius X 54-46 on Tuesday in Hillsboro, Missouri. The Rams trailed by three points entering the second quarter but outscored the Warriors 14-4 in the period for a 27-20 lead at halftime...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City boys win on road (12/23/15)
Dylan Keller scored 16 points and Braden Cox added 13 as the Scott City boys basketball team defeated St. Pius X 54-46 on Tuesday in Hillsboro, Missouri. The Rams trailed by three points entering the second quarter but outscored the Warriors 14-4 in the period for a 27-20 lead at halftime...
Jackson girls basketball team shakes slow start against Sikeston to reach tournament final (12/22/15)
The Indians defeated Sikeston 45-34 to reach the title game of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic.
Sikeston falls to Jackson in semifinals of Kelso Supply Holiday Classic (12/22/15)
By Josh Mlot SEMO News Service CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Jackson girls basketball team bounced back from a lackluster first quarter, settled in against a hectic Bulldog defense and went on an 11-3 run to end the first half and grab control of the second semifinal of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic en route to a 45-34 victory over Sikeston on Tuesday night at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau...
Jackson girls basketball team shakes slow start against Sikeston to reach tournament final (12/22/15)
The Indians defeated Sikeston 45-34 to reach the title game of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic.
Kennett, Senath-Hornersville fall in day 2 of the Lady Royals Classic (12/21/15)
BROSELEY, Mo. -- The Senath-Hornersville Lady Lions saw their tournament hopes end abruptly against two strong teams, while Kennett's Lady Indians lost to defending champions Neelyville after a first round victory.
Dexter wrestling team takes 8th at Tiger Classic (12/21/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter varsity wrestling team finished eighth overall at the 16-team Tiger Classic at Cape Central High School Saturday. Dexter calculated a team score of 181.5 at the two-day event. Jackson finished first with a 326.5, Northwest House Springs placed second with a 316.5, Sikeston placed third with a 217, Marquette place fourth with a 215.5, Poplar Bluff placed fifth with a 204, Union placed sixth with a 201.5, Rolla placed seventh with a 183.5, Christian County, Kentucky, placed ninth with a 178.5, Francis Howell North placed tenth with a 128, Carterville, Kentucky, placed eleventh with a 122, University City placed twelfth with a 111, New Madrid County Central placed thirteenth with a 85, Cape Central placed fourteenth with a 92, Park Hills Central placed fifteenth with a 90 and Sikeston junior varsity finished sixteenth with a 65.. ...
Notre Dame girls basketball team finds win in small package at Holiday Classic (12/21/15)
The Bulldogs defeated Cape Central 53-37 and will face Saxony Lutheran in the semifinals.
Notre Dame girls basketball team finds win in small package at Holiday Classic (12/21/15)
The Bulldogs defeated Cape Central 53-37 and will face Saxony Lutheran in the semifinals.
Jackson wrestling earns fourth straight Cape Central Tiger Classic title (12/19/15)
The event may have Cape Central's name on it, but it has become increasingly clear that, right now, Jackson holds ownership rights. Indian wrestling went on to its rival's floor Saturday and won the Cape Central Tiger Classic for a fourth straight year, scoring 326.5 points to hold off closest challenger Northwest House Springs (316.5) at Cape Central High School...
Stinnett takes first Sikeston wrestling team finishes third at Tiger Classic (12/20/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Junior Josh Stinnett led Sikeston's wrestling team to its only individual championship Saturday during the Tiger Classic at Cape Central High School. Stinnett, wrestling at the 182-pound division, defeated Dexter's Ethan Stevens to win his class as the team finished third in the 16-team, two-day tournament...
December 19, 2015 Scoreboard (12/19/15)
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Jackson wrestling earns fourth straight Cape Central Tiger Classic title (12/19/15)
The event may have Cape Central's name on it, but it has become increasingly clear that, right now, Jackson holds ownership rights. Indian wrestling went on to its rival's floor Saturday and won the Cape Central Tiger Classic for a fourth straight year, scoring 326.5 points to hold off closest challenger Northwest House Springs (316.5) at Cape Central High School...
High school roundup: Chaffee boys collect first win of season (12/19/15)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
December 18, 2015 Scoreboard (12/18/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Dexter boys drop rematch at Jackson 54-45 (12/16/15)
JACKSON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team came up short in its bid to collect its first victory of the season but successfully pushed traditional Class 5 power Jackson to the limit on the road Tuesday night. The Bearcats, which suffered a 60-38 loss to the Jackson Indians a week ago at the SEMO Conference Tournament, trailed by just one point at 46-45 with 2:56 remaining Tuesday...
Dexter boys drop rematch at Jackson 54-45 (12/16/15)
JACKSON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team came up short in its bid to collect its first victory of the season but successfully pushed traditional Class 5 power Jackson to the limit on the road Tuesday night. The Bearcats, which suffered a 60-38 loss to the Jackson Indians a week ago at the SEMO Conference Tournament, trailed by just one point at 46-45 with 2:56 remaining Tuesday...
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran boys basketball team improves to 6-0 (12/16/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran boys basketball team improves to 6-0 (12/16/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
December 15, 2015 Scoreboard (12/15/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Kennett Lady Tribe tops Jackson, 48-43 (12/14/15)
KENNETT - The Kennett Lady Indians earned a huge boost of confidence leading into the weekends' Lady Royals Classic thanks to a 48-43 upset over defending Class 5, District 1 champions Jackson Monday afternoon.
December 14, 2015 Scoreboard (12/14/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Woodland girls basketball team takes third at Lady Devil Invitational (12/13/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Scott City boys basketball team edges Oran in conference showdown (12/13/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
High school roundup: Woodland girls basketball team takes third at Lady Devil Invitational (12/13/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Poplar Bluff claims third, Cape Central wins consolation on final day of SEMO Conference Tournament (12/12/15)
Fifth-seeded Poplar Bluff defeats No. 7 Kennett for third place, No. 4 Cape Central downs second-seeded Jackson for consolation title.
December 12, 2015 Scoreboard (12/12/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Poplar Bluff claims third, Cape Central wins consolation on final day of SEMO Conference Tournament (12/12/15)
Fifth-seeded Poplar Bluff defeats No. 7 Kennett for third place, No. 4 Cape Central downs second-seeded Jackson for consolation title.
Cape Central boys basketball team tops Jackson in SEMO Conference consolation final (12/11/15)
The fourth-seeded Tigers held a 10-7 lead at the conclusion of a sluggish first quarter and relied on their defense to secure a 51-43 victory over the second-seeded Indians at the Sikeston Field House.
Cape Central boys basketball team tops Jackson in SEMO Conference consolation final (12/11/15)
The fourth-seeded Tigers held a 10-7 lead at the conclusion of a sluggish first quarter and relied on their defense to secure a 51-43 victory over the second-seeded Indians at the Sikeston Field House.
December 11, 2015 Scoreboard (12/11/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Jackson's size too much for NMCC in SEMO Conference consolation semifinals (12/10/15)
Second-seeded Jackson, who suffered a first round loss to No. 7 Kennett on Monday, will take on fourth-seeded Cape Central on Friday at 5:30 p.m., for the consolation championship.
Cape Central, Jackson boys basketball teams advance to SEMO Conference Tournament consolation final (12/10/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- What a difference Al Young makes. A day after riding the bench for undisclosed reasons, Cape Central re-inserted its most versatile player and Young made the most of his opportunity. The Tigers' leading scorer from last season finished with a game-high 23 points to lead Central to a 66-56 win over Notre Dame on Wednesday during the SEMO Conference Tournament consolation semifinals at the Sikeston Field House...
Jackson's size too much for NMCC in SEMO Conference consolation semifinals (12/10/15)
Second-seeded Jackson, who suffered a first round loss to No. 7 Kennett on Monday, will take on fourth-seeded Cape Central on Friday at 5:30 p.m., for the consolation championship.
Cape Central, Jackson boys basketball teams advance to SEMO Conference Tournament consolation final (12/10/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- What a difference Al Young makes. A day after riding the bench for undisclosed reasons, Cape Central re-inserted its most versatile player and Young made the most of his opportunity. The Tigers' leading scorer from last season finished with a game-high 23 points to lead Central to a 66-56 win over Notre Dame on Wednesday during the SEMO Conference Tournament consolation semifinals at the Sikeston Field House...
Jackson eliminates Dexter from SEMO Conference Tournament (12/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Second-seeded Jackson rebounded from its first round loss on Tuesday with a 60-38 win over No. 9 Dexter during the SEMO Conference Tournament at the Sikeston Field House. Jacob Smith led the Indians (1-2) with 20 points while Garrett Walker added 11...
Dexter drops SEMO Conference Tournament elimination game to Jackson 60-38 (12/09/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. - The No. 9 seeded Dexter Bearcats suffered a 60-38 loss to the No. 2 seeded Jackson Indians in an elimination game of the nine-team SEMO Conference Tournament Tuesday night at Sikeston Field House. The Indians jumped out to an early 8-2 lead and extended its advantage to 19-9 by the end of the first quarter...
Jackson boys basketball team notches first win of season in tourney (12/09/15)
Second-seeded Jackson rebounded from its first-round loss on Tuesday with a 60-38 win over No. 9 Dexter in consolation play at the SEMO Conference Tournament on Tuesday in Sikeston, Missouri. Jacob Smith led the Indians (1-2) with 20 points while Garrett Walker added 11...
High school roundup: Zalma basketball team hands first loss to Greenville (12/09/15)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Jackson notches first win of season in tourney (12/09/15)
Second-seeded Jackson rebounded from its first-round loss on Tuesday with a 60-38 win over No. 9 Dexter in consolation play at the SEMO Conference Tournament on Tuesday in Sikeston, Missouri. Jacob Smith led the Indians (1-2) with 20 points while Garrett Walker added 11...
Jackson eliminates Dexter from SEMO Conference Tournament (12/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Second-seeded Jackson rebounded from its first round loss on Tuesday with a 60-38 win over No. 9 Dexter during the SEMO Conference Tournament at the Sikeston Field House. Jacob Smith led the Indians (1-2) with 20 points while Garrett Walker added 11...
High school roundup: Zalma basketball team hands first loss to Greenville (12/09/15)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Dexter drops SEMO Conference Tournament elimination game to Jackson 60-38 (12/09/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. - The No. 9 seeded Dexter Bearcats suffered a 60-38 loss to the No. 2 seeded Jackson Indians in an elimination game of the nine-team SEMO Conference Tournament Tuesday night at Sikeston Field House. The Indians jumped out to an early 8-2 lead and extended its advantage to 19-9 by the end of the first quarter...
No. 7 Kennett pulls off upset over No. 2 Jackson at SEMO Conference Tournament (12/08/15)
It's the second time in as many years the No. 2 seed has fallen in the opening round.
Jackson boys basketball team falls in opening round of conference tourney (12/08/15)
Seventh-seeded Kennett upended the Indians, 66-61.
Kennett wrestling tops Poplar Bluff JV in home opener (12/08/15)
KENNETT -- The Kennett High School wrestling team enjoyed a strong showing against Poplar Bluff's JV team during the first home meet of the season Tuesday night.
December 8, 2015 Scoreboard (12/08/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Kennett holds off Jackson in SEMO Conference Tournament upset (12/08/15)
As the seventh place seed and clear underdogs, Kennett did their part to upset the bracket in a 66-61 victory in the opening round.
No. 7 Kennett pulls off upset over No. 2 Jackson at SEMO Conference Tournament (12/08/15)
It's the second time in as many years the No. 2 seed has fallen in the opening round.
Notre Dame boys basketball team advances to quarterfinals of conference tourney (12/08/15)
The Bulldogs hit their free throws down the stretch to defeat Dexter, 54-50.
Jackson boys basketball team falls in opening round of conference tourney (12/08/15)
Seventh-seeded Kennett upended the Indians, 66-61.
Dexter falls to Notre Dame in closing minutes 54-50 in SEMO Conference play-in game (12/08/15)
By DUSTIN WARD Statesman Sports Editor SIKESTON, Mo. - The No. 9 seeded Dexter Bearcats played the No. 8 seeded Notre Dame Bulldogs to a 43-43 stalemate for the first 28 minutes but lost ground at the free throw line in the final four minutes of regulation Monday night...
Jackson boys basketball team awarded top seed in Southeast Missourian Christmas tournament (12/07/15)
The Indians were voted the No. 1 seed in the 16-team field despite losing their season opener a day earlier.
December 7, 2015 Scoreboard (12/07/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Notre Dame gets past Dexter in play-in game of SEMO Conference tournament (12/07/15)
Notre Dame (2-1) moves on to play top-seeded Sikeston Tuesday at 7 p.m. The winner of that game moves into the tournament semifinals.
Jackson boys basketball team awarded top seed in Southeast Missourian Christmas tournament (12/07/15)
The Indians were voted the No. 1 seed in the 16-team field despite losing their season opener a day earlier.
High school roundup: Cape Central girls basketball team wins first game of season (12/06/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Cape Central girls basketball team wins first game of season (12/06/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Sikeston rolls past Dexter; beats Bearcats for 16th-straight time (12/05/15)
DEXTER -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have proven to be quite a problem on the basketball court for Dexter over the past decade. Dexter last claimed victory over the Bulldogs in December of 2004, but since that time Sikeston has been on a roll against the Bearcats...
Dexter drops 3-point shootout to Sikeston 86-61 (12/04/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team knocked down eight 3-pointers in the fourth period and finished with 12 treys overall, but it wasn't nearly enough to knock off traditional powerhouse Sikeston Friday night. The Sikeston Bulldogs built a 68-32 lead by the start of the fourth quarter and hung on for an 86-61 victory against Dexter...
2015 All-SEMO Conference football selections (12/04/15)
All-SEMO ConferenceNorth offense QB -- Tristen Francisco, Poplar Bluff, sr. 6-2, 165; RB -- Aaron Harris, Cape Central, so., 6-0, 195; Earnest Fobbs, Sikeston, sr., 6-0, 170; TE -- Harrison Ayers, Cape Central, jr., 6-1, 220; WR -- Al Young, Cape Central, sr., 6-0, 170; Brayden Krause, Farmington, sr., 6-2, 170; Jeremy Elliott, Jackson, sr., 6-0, 175; ATH -- Kway'Chon Chisom, Cape Central, jr., 5-9, 170; OL -- Jacob Holter, Cape Central, sr., 6-0, 275; Casey Vaughn, Cape Central, sr., 5-8, 260; Mitchell Garner, Sikeston, sr., 6-0, 240; Zach Thomas, Poplar Bluff, jr., 6-2, 280; Chase Montgomery, Farmington, sr., 6-2, 280; K -- Brayden Krause, Farmington, sr., 6-2, 170;. ...
December 3, 2015 Scoreboard (12/03/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Perryville boys reach semifinals of Woodland Tournament (12/02/15)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Perryville boys reach semifinals of Woodland Tournament (12/02/15)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Top seeds at OIT move on, Randle leads Charleston over East Prairie (12/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Each of the top seeds moved on during the first round of the 60th Annual Oran Invitational Tournament Monday at Oran High School. The top-seeded and seven-time defending tournament champions Scott County Central Braves was without its go-to player but still managed a 59-43 win over No. 8 Chaffee...
December 1, 2015 Scoreboard (12/01/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Dexter girls reach Farmington championship, beat Jackson 47-42 (12/01/15)
FARMINGTON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team outscored the Jackson Indians by 11 points in the first half and hung on for a 47-42 victory Monday night in a semifinal of the five-team Farmington Invitational...
PREP ROUNDUP: Top seeds at OIT move on, Randle leads Charleston over East Prairie (12/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Each of the top seeds moved on during the first round of the 60th Annual Oran Invitational Tournament Monday at Oran High School. The top-seeded and seven-time defending tournament champions Scott County Central Braves was without its go-to player but still managed a 59-43 win over No. 8 Chaffee...
November 30, 2015 Scoreboard (11/30/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
2015 Boys Basketball Preview: Dexter Bearcats (11/30/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball program enters the 2015-16 season with a veteran group that has received significant playing time on varsity in recent years. The Bearcats varsity basketball roster is composed of five seniors, two juniors and two sophomore...
High school roundup: Scott County Central boys basketball team drops two at Riverbend Classic (11/29/15)
Jeffery Porter scored a game-high 17 points for the Scott County Central boys basketball team, but West Memphis pulled away in the fourth quarter to secure a 51-44 win Saturday in the Riverbend Classic at New Madrid County Central High School. Glenn Ward had 12 points to lead the Blue Devils while Zachary Boyd added 10 points...
High school roundup: Scott County Central boys basketball team drops two at Riverbend Classic (11/29/15)
Jeffery Porter scored a game-high 17 points for the Scott County Central boys basketball team, but West Memphis pulled away in the fourth quarter to secure a 51-44 win Saturday in the Riverbend Classic at New Madrid County Central High School. Glenn Ward had 12 points to lead the Blue Devils while Zachary Boyd added 10 points...
Outsiders rule Day 2 of Riverbend Classic (11/28/15)
The hometown teams (NMCC, Charleston, Scott County Central and Kennett) went 0-4 on Saturday after going 1-3 Friday when NMCC defeated Liberty Tech.
Sikeston JV drops semifinal to Jackson 73-48 (11/28/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team lost in the semifinals of the Notre Dame JV Tournament on Friday to Jackson, 73-48. Sikeston plays in the third place game on Saturday against Saxony Lutheran. Jackson took a 16-11 lead after the first quarter and led 35-19 by halftime...
Sikeston JV drops semifinal to Jackson 73-48 (11/28/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team lost in the semifinals of the Notre Dame JV Tournament on Friday to Jackson, 73-48. Sikeston plays in the third place game on Saturday against Saxony Lutheran. Jackson took a 16-11 lead after the first quarter and led 35-19 by halftime...
Vashon throttles Charleston in Riverbend Classic 68-35 (11/28/15)
New Madrid County Central took down Liberty, Scott County Central lost a tight on e to Covington and Kennett dropped one to West Memphis on the first day of the Riverbend.
Fall sports accolades awarded to area student-athletes (11/26/15)
Postseason honors for fall sports have been distributed, and a handful of area student-athletes have been recognized for outstanding performances in volleyball, softball and boys soccer. While the bevy of all-state, all-region and all-conference teams are peppered with local standouts, only a select few earned the highest recognition of a first team all-state nod...
2015 Girls Basketball Preview: Dexter Bearcats (11/26/15)
By DUSTIN WARD SEMO News Service The pieces appear in place for another winning campaign for the Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball program. The Bearcats graduated only one player - Katie Reiker - off of last season's squad that finished 17-10 and won its fifth straight district championship...
2015-16 Boys and Girls Basketball Previews (11/25/15)
Charleston Bluejays Head coach: Danny Farmer, 18th season (390-143) 2014-15 record: 17-11 Playoff finish: Lost to NMCC in Class 3 sectional Conference: SEMO Alignment: Class 3, District 2 Returning starters: Dontarius Sharp, Demarcus Sharp, Mardareyon Clark, Tenerrious Ewing...
Jackson girls basketball team aiming high for 2015-16 season (11/23/15)
Don't expect much change from the Jackson girls basketball team that went 19-10 and claimed its third district title in four years last season. The Indians return all but two starters from last year for coach Tyler Abernathy's fifth season. "I think we'll be really competitive," Abernathy said. "I think you'll see us play hard, I think you'll see us run the floor. I don't think we'll be much different than what we've been the last couple of years."...
Jackson boys basketball team ready to continue winning tradition (11/23/15)
The Jackson boys basketball program has gone through an especially prosperous era the last few seasons, going to three straight Class 5 state quarterfinals and posting back-to-back years of at least 24 wins. The question for the 2015-16 Indians is how firm a foundation that period left, after the graduation of some critical contributors...
November 24, 2015 Scoreboard (11/24/15)
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Jackson girls basketball team aiming high for 2015-16 season (11/24/15)
Don't expect much change from the Jackson girls basketball team that went 19-10 and claimed its third district title in four years last season. The Indians return all but two starters from last year for coach Tyler Abernathy's fifth season. "I think we'll be really competitive," Abernathy said. "I think you'll see us play hard, I think you'll see us run the floor. I don't think we'll be much different than what we've been the last couple of years."...
Eagle Ridge (11/24/15)
The difficulties coaching at a small, private high school are no secret to Stephanie Jackson. Jackson returns to head the girls basketball program at Eagle Ridge Christian School following a three-year absence. And where she has some good talent to work with along with three senior starters, she's also ready to face the realities of working with a small, eight-member roster...
Cape Central boys basketball team preps for big season (11/24/15)
The recent on-field success of the Central High School football team has been a boon for the Tigers and their fans. Which is great if your name is Nathan Norman and you're the head football coach. Not so much if your name is Drew Church and you're the head basketball coach...
Jackson (11/24/15)
The Jackson boys basketball program has gone through an especially prosperous era the last few seasons, going to three straight Class 5 state quarterfinals and posting back-to-back years of at least 24 wins. The question for the 2015-16 Indians is how firm a foundation that period left, after the graduation of some critical contributors...
2015 Winter Sports Preview: Dexter High School Wrestling (11/20/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats wrestling program enters the 2015-16 season looking to build on last season's success after sending 11 wrestlers to the 2015 state wrestling tournament in February. "We are returning seven state qualifiers from last year," Dexter coach James Sneed said. "We had two state qualifiers move away - Jared Deal and Seth Rush. Losing them will hurt us a little bit, but I am expecting good things from the wrestlers we have coming back."...
Sikeston receives top seed in 2015 SEMO Conference Tournament (11/18/15)
Sikeston has appeared in six tournament championship games, winning four of them. The Bulldogs have also been named the tournament's top seed six times.
Dexter seventh grade, Bernie eighth grade win SCAA titles in boys basketball (11/18/15)
PUXICO, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats and Bernie Mules middle school boys basketball programs split the SCAA championships Tuesday night at Arnold Ryan Gymnasium in Puxico. The top-seeded Dexter seventh grade jumped out to a 26-0 lead on its way to a 42-9 victory against third-seeded Bernie in the seventh grade title game...
Dexter, Bernie reach SCAA M.S. boys basketball championship after triple overtime finish (11/17/15)
PUXICO, Mo. - The SCAA middle school boys basketball championships are set following a long night of semifinal action at Arnold Ryan Gymnasium in Puxico on Monday. The Bernie Mules and Dexter Bearcats are set to square off in both SCAA finals Tuesday...
2015-2016 Jackson Girls Basketball Schedule (11/15/15)
2015-2016 Jackson Boys Basketball Schedule (11/15/15)
Dexter high school boys and girls hoops schedules released (11/11/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The 2015-16 Dexter high school boys basketball and girls basketball schedules have been released. The Dexter junior varsity and varsity girls basketball teams open their seasons in St. Louis. The Dexter varsity girls are slated to play St. ...
Cape Central boys swimming team finishes third place at state for first time in school history (11/08/15)
ST. PETERS, Mo. -- After posing for a picture they had only dreamed they would get to take, the Central boys swimming team kept uttering the same phrase as they went to pick up their gear. "Wow." The Tigers had just posed with the third-place trophy they earned with a brilliant two-day performance at the state championships at the Rec-Plex. ...
Jackson girls cross country team places fourth at Class 4 state meet (11/08/15)
Seniors Carli Knott and Chelsea Drum each earned all-state finishes to lead the Jackson girls cross country team to a fourth-place finish at the Class 4 state meet Saturday in Jefferson City, Missouri. Knott placed eighth in 19 minutes, 2.89 seconds while Drum took 15th in 19:21.00...
Jackson girls cross country team places fourth at Class 4 state meet (11/08/15)
Seniors Carli Knott and Chelsea Drum each earned all-state finishes to lead the Jackson girls cross country team to a fourth-place finish at the Class 4 state meet Saturday in Jefferson City, Missouri. Knott placed eighth in 19 minutes, 2.89 seconds while Drum took 15th in 19:21.00...
Malden answers Caruthersville challenge to win Class 2, District 1 title (11/07/15)
State-ranked Malden staved off Caruthersville Friday during the Class 2, District 1 championship game 42-33 at Malden High School. It's Malden's second district title in a row and 11th overall.
Cape Central boys swimming team on a mission at state (11/05/15)
Aside from a freshman who had a pair of all-state finishes, the Cape Central boys swimming team wasn't satisfied with the outcome at last year's state meet.
Dexter splits Jackson in middle school girls basketball (11/04/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter middle school girls basketball program earned a split against Jackson Tuesday with the eighth grade winning 52-26 and the seventh grade suffering a 72-38 loss. Sydney Asberry paced Dexter's offense in the sventh grade contest with 10 points. Karley Keirsey added nine more points and Mikayla Dodson calculated seven points for the Bearcats...
Dexter splits Jackson in middle school girls basketball (11/04/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter middle school girls basketball program earned a split against Jackson Tuesday with the eighth grade winning 52-26 and the seventh grade suffering a 72-38 loss. Sydney Asberry paced Dexter's offense in the sventh grade contest with 10 points. Karley Keirsey added nine more points and Mikayla Dodson calculated seven points for the Bearcats...
SCAA athletes names to all-state, all-region and all-district volleyball teams (11/04/15)
The Missouri High School Volleyball Coaches Association recently released its all-district, all-region and all-state teams for the 2015 season. Eight SCAA athletes received all-state recognition. Bernie junior Kayli Tanner and Bernie junior Morgan Baker were selected first-team all-state in Class 1. Bernie senior Addie Shelton was selected second-team all-state in Class 1. Advance sophomore Alanis Below was selected honorable mention all-state in Class 1...
Jackson girls cross country team takes second at Class 4 sectional (11/01/15)
Senior Carli Knott posted a sixth-place finish time of 19 minutes, 23.74 seconds to help lead the Jackson girls cross country team to second place in the team standings and a bid to the state meet at Saturday's Class 4 sectional 1 meet on a muddy course at the West City Park in Festus, Missouri...
Big first quarter sends Caruthersville over Hayti (10/31/15)
"I think the biggest thing was us coming out and setting the intensity. I've preached that to my kids all year."
Cape Central boys swimming team claims second straight conference crown (10/30/15)
Central moved ahead of Notre Dame over the final two events, taking the top spot in the team standings with 595 points at the Central Municipal Pool.
Cape Central boys swimming team claims second straight conference crown (10/30/15)
Central moved ahead of Notre Dame over the final two events, taking the top spot in the team standings with 595 points at the Central Municipal Pool.
Cape Central football team looks to avenge loss to Sikeston (10/30/15)
The Cape Central football team breezed though the first round of Class 4 District 1 tournament play with a 41-point victory, but overconfidence should not be a problem with the Tigers tonight when they visit Sikeston in the semifinal round. The second-seeded Bulldogs, who will host the contest, administered a 23-18 loss to the Tigers in Week 3 of the season...
Early goal in OT sends Eureka past Jackson in Class 4 District 1 boys soccer championship (10/29/15)
Jackson goalkeeper Brayden Emmons made a diving save on a shot attempt, but Andrew Mocker was there to capitalize on the deflection, delivering the golden goal 34 seconds into overtime that gave the Wildcats a 2-1 win in Wednesday's Class 4 District 1 championship at Seckman High School.
Early goal in OT sends Eureka past Jackson in Class 4 District 1 boys soccer championship (10/29/15)
Jackson goalkeeper Brayden Emmons made a diving save on a shot attempt, but Andrew Mocker was there to capitalize on the deflection, delivering the golden goal 34 seconds into overtime that gave the Wildcats a 2-1 win in Wednesday's Class 4 District 1 championship at Seckman High School.
Jackson boys soccer team reaches district championship game (10/27/15)
Forward Josh Scholl netted two goals in the first half, and the third-seeded Jackson boys soccer team upended host Seckman to advance to the Class 4 District 1 Tournament championship game with a 2-1 victory Monday night in Imperial, Missouri. Scholl tipped in a shot from Justice Crosnoe about 10 minutes into the game. Scholl cut in diagonally and got a toe on the ball just as the Seckman goalkeeper was about to make a save...
Jackson boys soccer team reaches district championship game (10/27/15)
Forward Josh Scholl netted two goals in the first half, and the third-seeded Jackson boys soccer team upended host Seckman to advance to the Class 4 District 1 Tournament championship game with a 2-1 victory Monday night in Imperial, Missouri. Scholl tipped in a shot from Justice Crosnoe about 10 minutes into the game. Scholl cut in diagonally and got a toe on the ball just as the Seckman goalkeeper was about to make a save...
Jackson volleyball team falls to Cor Jesu in Class 4 sectional (10/25/15)
ST. LOUIS -- The clock finally struck midnight for the Jackson volleyball team Saturday. The Indians, who entered their district as the No. 3 seed, couldn't sustain early momentum against Cor Jesu Academy and fell 25-19, 25-17 in a Class 4 sectional at Vianney High School. Jackson ended its season with a 23-11-3 record...
High school roundup: Jackson girls cross country team wins district crown (10/25/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Jackson volleyball team falls to Cor Jesu in Class 4 sectional (10/25/15)
ST. LOUIS -- The clock finally struck midnight for the Jackson volleyball team Saturday. The Indians, who entered their district as the No. 3 seed, couldn't sustain early momentum against Cor Jesu Academy and fell 25-19, 25-17 in a Class 4 sectional at Vianney High School. Jackson ended its season with a 23-11-3 record...
High school roundup: Jackson girls cross country team wins district crown (10/25/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Jackson football team wraps up season with district loss against Vianney (10/24/15)
Nearly a year after Jackson pulled off one of the most shocking comebacks in Missouri high school playoff history, emerging from the ashes of a 32-point halftime deficit, the Indians went quietly into the night with a season-ending 49-14 loss to the Golden Griffins.
Jackson football team wraps up season with district loss against Vianney (10/24/15)
Nearly a year after Jackson pulled off one of the most shocking comebacks in Missouri high school playoff history, emerging from the ashes of a 32-point halftime deficit, the Indians went quietly into the night with a season-ending 49-14 loss to the Golden Griffins.
Jackson volleyball team wins first district title since 2009 (10/23/15)
Autumn Reid rose from the right side and delivered a kill that capped a 3-1 run and sent the third-seeded Indians into celebration with a 19-25, 25-15, 25-22 win over fourth-seeded Hillsboro.
High school roundup: Jackson boys swimming team claims nine events, win three--team meet (10/23/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday
Jackson volleyball team wins first district title since 2009 (10/23/15)
Autumn Reid rose from the right side and delivered a kill that capped a 3-1 run and sent the third-seeded Indians into celebration with a 19-25, 25-15, 25-22 win over fourth-seeded Hillsboro.
High school football capsules: Week 10 (10/23/15)
A closer look at the first week of the postseason for teams across Southeast Missouri.
High school roundup: Jackson boys swimming team claims nine events, win three--team meet (10/23/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday
High school football capsules: Week 10 (10/23/15)
A closer look at the first week of the postseason for teams across Southeast Missouri.
Jackson boys soccer team ends regular season with win over Fredericktown (10/22/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Jackson boys soccer team ends regular season with win over Fredericktown (10/22/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Jackson volleyball team topples Poplar Bluff in straight sets, advances to district title match (10/21/15)
HILLSBORO, Mo. -- Autumn came at just the right time for the Jackson volleyball team. Senior outside hitter Autumn Reid returned from an injury for the Indians who cruised into the MSHSAA Class 4 District 1 championship match with a 25-20, 25-15 win over Poplar Bluff...
Jackson volleyball team topples Poplar Bluff in straight sets, advances to district title match (10/21/15)
HILLSBORO, Mo. -- Autumn came at just the right time for the Jackson volleyball team. Senior outside hitter Autumn Reid returned from an injury for the Indians who cruised into the MSHSAA Class 4 District 1 championship match with a 25-20, 25-15 win over Poplar Bluff...
Dexter middle school girls basketball tournaments set for Oct. 24 (10/19/15)
DEXTEr, Mo. - The Dexter seventh grade and eighth grade girls basketball tournaments take place Oct. 24 at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. The seventh grade tournament is slated to take place on Bearcat Event Center Court 2. The eighth grade tournament is slated to take place on Bearcat Event Center Court 1...
High school football roundup: Jackson wins third straight, topples Miller Career Academy (10/18/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
High school football roundup: Jackson wins third straight, topples Miller Career Academy (10/18/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
High school roundup: Zalma boys, Notre Dame girls cross country teams fare well at Farmington Invitational (10/18/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Notre Dame pair reaches Class 1 state tennis semifinals (10/17/15)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Notre Dame pair reaches Class 1 state tennis semifinals (10/17/15)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
Kennett volleyball falls to Jackson in SEMO Conference Tournament (10/16/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Thought Kennett struggled early in their loss in the first round of the SEMO Conference tournament, their second set performance showed they are capable to standing up to competition.
PREP ROUNDUP: Bulldogs soccer pitches 3-0 shutout, Notre Dame wins SEMO Conference Volleyball tournament (10/16/15)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston soccer team won its third game in a row after a 3-0 home win over Herrin, Ill., Thursday. Andrew Pearson scored his first goal of the season, while Sam Cox added his 16th to lead the Bulldogs (8-14-1). Dakota Ray also punched in his 11th goal of the year...
High school football capsules: Week 9 (10/16/15)
Last week: Perryville 35, Windsor 14; Red Bud (Ill.) 51, Scott City 28 Last year: Scott City 28, Perryville 13 Outlook: It's the final week before district play begins, and the Perryville Pirates are in a position they haven't been for years. The Pirates are coming off their first conference victory since the 2012 season that not only pulled them back to .500 at 4-4, but ensured their best record in coach Mike Wojtczuk's five seasons as head coach...