[semoball.com] Login | Register
Jackson

High school roundup: ND golfers win seven-team meet (08/28/16)
All the high school events reported Saturday to the Southeast Missourian.
Indians' seniors finish 1-2-3 at Jackson Invitational cross country meet (08/27/16)
Jackson's girls cross country team showed it will have some senior leadership this year as the Indians finished 1-2-3 in the senior division race at the Jackson Invitational on Saturday at Jackson City Park. Megan Barnum won the girls' 2.35-mile race in 15 minutes, 1 second to finish 58 seconds ahead of teammate Courtney Hahs, while Ana Compton placed third in 16:05. The Indians accumulated the lowest possible score with six points as the top three finishers' places made up the team total...
High school roundup: ND golfers win seven-team meet (08/28/16)
All the high school events reported Saturday to the Southeast Missourian.
Indians' seniors finish 1-2-3 at Jackson Invitational cross country meet (08/27/16)
Jackson's girls cross country team showed it will have some senior leadership this year as the Indians finished 1-2-3 in the senior division race at the Jackson Invitational on Saturday at Jackson City Park. Megan Barnum won the girls' 2.35-mile race in 15 minutes, 1 second to finish 58 seconds ahead of teammate Courtney Hahs, while Ana Compton placed third in 16:05. The Indians accumulated the lowest possible score with six points as the top three finishers' places made up the team total...
Sikeston scores 22-unanswered to rally past Kennett (08/27/16)
"We just came in at halftime and said, 'look, if we quit worrying about the heat and start worrying about executing one play at a time, not worrying about two or three or worrying about the score, and just start playing, we'll get back in this thing and win it."
Jackson football improves to 2-0 with 49-19 win over Lindbergh (08/26/16)
Jackson junior quarterback Cooper Callis threw five touchdown passes as the Indians defeated Lindbergh 49-19 on Friday night at Jackson High School. Two of Callis' TD throws went to fellow junior Terrico Johnson, the first going for 45 yards in the first quarter and staking the Indians to a lead they never relinquished...
Jackson football improves to 2-0 with 49-19 win over Lindbergh (08/27/16)
Jackson junior quarterback Cooper Callis threw five touchdown passes as the Indians defeated Lindbergh 49-19 on Friday night at Jackson High School. Two of Callis' TD throws went to fellow junior Terrico Johnson, the first going for 45 yards in the first quarter and staking the Indians to a lead they never relinquished...
August 26, 2016 Scoreboard (08/26/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
MISSOURIAN ROUNDUP: Kelly softball takes down East Carter County 4-0 (08/26/16)
Alyssa Moore doubled to get the only extra-base hit of the game, as the Kelly softball team notched its second win of the season on Thursday, a 4-0 win over host East Carter County. Alyssa Tidwell went the distance to clinch the win for the Hawks, who improved to 2-0. She recorded two strikeouts and walked two batters...
SD ROUNDUP: Sikeston tennis edged by Poplar Bluff, Dexter volleyball falls to Jackson (08/26/16)
SIKESTON -- Poplar Bluff pulled out a narrow 5-4 victory over Sikeston on the road Thursday at the Sikeston High School Tennis Courts in Sikeston for their first victory of the season. The Mules picked up three singles wins and won 2 of 3 in doubles action to edge the host Bulldogs...
MISSOURIAN ROUNDUP: Kelly softball takes down East Carter County 4-0 (08/26/16)
Alyssa Moore doubled to get the only extra-base hit of the game, as the Kelly softball team notched its second win of the season on Thursday, a 4-0 win over host East Carter County. Alyssa Tidwell went the distance to clinch the win for the Hawks, who improved to 2-0. She recorded two strikeouts and walked two batters...
WEEK 2 MISSOURIAN FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Jackson welcomes familiar coach tonight vs. Lindbergh (08/26/16)
Gravitational pull is a powerful force of nature. Sun and Earth. Earth and moon. The Pit and Nathan Norman. Any draw between the latter two, the home football field of the Jackson Indians and one of its all-time great players in Norman, can no longer be denied...
WEEK 2 MISSOURIAN FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Jackson welcomes familiar coach tonight vs. Lindbergh (08/26/16)
Gravitational pull is a powerful force of nature. Sun and Earth. Earth and moon. The Pit and Nathan Norman. Any draw between the latter two, the home football field of the Jackson Indians and one of its all-time great players in Norman, can no longer be denied...
August 25, 2016 Scoreboard (08/25/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
MISSOURIAN ROUNDUP: Blake Bauwens, Notre Dame boys soccer cruise past Anna-Jonesboro (08/25/16)
Blake Bauwens scored a pair of goals to lead the Notre Dame boys soccer team to a 2-1 win over Anna-Jonesboro, Illinois, on Wednesday at Notre Dame Regional High School. Garrett Hesselrode and Jacob Barber each added an assist for the Bulldogs, who improved to 2-0 on the season...
MISSOURIAN ROUNDUP: Blake Bauwens, Notre Dame boys soccer cruise past Anna-Jonesboro (08/25/16)
Blake Bauwens scored a pair of goals to lead the Notre Dame boys soccer team to a 2-1 win over Anna-Jonesboro, Illinois, on Wednesday at Notre Dame Regional High School. Garrett Hesselrode and Jacob Barber each added an assist for the Bulldogs, who improved to 2-0 on the season...
August 24, 2016 Scoreboard (08/24/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
MISSOURIAN ROUNDUP: St. Vincent volleyball gets by Jackson in three sets (08/24/16)
Jackie Verseman hammered nine kills and served four aces to lead St. Vincent to a three-set victory at home over Jackson, 26-24, 18-25 and 25-18. Both teams were making their season debuts. Kara Kassel added six kills for St. Vincent (1-0). Katie Schnurbusch notched 13 digs while Molly Myers and Megyn Huber put up four blocks apiece for the host Indians...
MISSOURIAN ROUNDUP: St. Vincent volleyball gets by Jackson in three sets (08/24/16)
Jackie Verseman hammered nine kills and served four aces to lead St. Vincent to a three-set victory at home over Jackson, 26-24, 18-25 and 25-18. Both teams were making their season debuts. Kara Kassel added six kills for St. Vincent (1-0). Katie Schnurbusch notched 13 digs while Molly Myers and Megyn Huber put up four blocks apiece for the host Indians...
SD ROUNDUP: Kelly softball wins debut, Dexter tennis sweeps Charleston (08/24/16)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Alyssa Moore and Hailey Noon each had three hits to lead the Hawks to its first win of the season on the road against Chaffee 13-4. Noon finished 3 for 4 with five RBIs and a triple. Moore went 3 for 5 with a double and three runs scored...
Cape Central boys swimming takes season-opening quad meet ahead of Jackson (08/23/16)
You can tell it's early in the season because the Bubble hasn't been erected yet at Central Municipal Pool and the times in the water will be shaved in the coming weeks and months, but on Tuesday the Cape Girardeau Central boys swimming team opened up the season with a solid performance, getting things off on the right foot by topping Jackson, Farmington and John Burroughs College Preparatory in a four-team meet at home...
Cape Central boys swimming takes season-opening quad meet ahead of Jackson (08/23/16)
You can tell it's early in the season because the Bubble hasn't been erected yet at Central Municipal Pool and the times in the water will be shaved in the coming weeks and months, but on Tuesday the Cape Girardeau Central boys swimming team opened up the season with a solid performance, getting things off on the right foot by topping Jackson, Farmington and John Burroughs College Preparatory in a four-team meet at home...
August 23, 2016 Scoreboard (08/23/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Southeast Missourian 2016 boys soccer capsules (08/23/16)
Head Coach: Jared Dobbs Last year's record: 6-18 Postseason result: Lost to Farmington in district tournament n No further information was provided Head Coach: Zack Walton Last year's record: 14-3-2 Postseason result: Lost to Eureka in district tournament...
Freshmen already making impact for Southeast Missouri State women's soccer (08/23/16)
It's kind of a thing for Cassidi Tomsu, hitting the crossbar to get a season going, so it was business as usual for Southeast Missouri State's freshman striker when she found woodwork in the Redhawks' season opener Friday at Tennessee. Of course, scoring goals is also kind of her thing -- the reason why Southeast wanted her in its uniform after a standout career with Jackson High School and the St. ...
Kennett nets Notre Dame 7-2 in tennis opener (08/22/16)
KENNETT, Mo. - The highly anticipated girls tennis opener between traditional girls tennis powerhouses Notre Dame and Kennett lived up to its billing Monday. Four of the nine varsity matches were decided by three points or less and a tiebreaker was needed to determine a winner in the No. 2 varsity doubles match...
Southeast Missourian 2016 girls tennis capsules (08/22/16)
Head Coach: Linda Adams Assistant Coach: Katie Miinch and Shelia Haertling Last season's record: 6-5 Postseason result: Second place team districts, second place individual districts Mikelle Culbreth, fourth place doubles districts Madison Mumma/MaKenzie Mumma...
Southeast Missourian 2016 fall softball capsules (08/22/16)
Head Coach: Justin Lieser, 1st year Assistant Coach: Josh Meyer Last season's record: 6-19 Conference Affiliation: SEMO Conference Postseason result: Lost 10-4 to Poplar Bluff in districts Returning starters: Sydney Tollison (SS/CF), Allison Vaughn (C/P), Kylie Lane (CF/SS), Caleigh Huffman (P/1B/3B), Jordyn Castillo (IF), Maggie Boxdorfer (P/IF), Jaden Knight (OF/C)...
Standard Democrat 2016 softball previews (08/22/16)
Sikeston Bulldogs Head coach: Laura Brown, 1st season 2015 record: 9-18 District: Class 3, District 1 Conference: SEMO Playoff finish: Lost 11-1 to Notre Dame in district championship game Notes: The Bulldogs enter a new season behind its second district championship appearance and with a new coach to lead them. ...
Southeast Missourian 2016 volleyball capsules (08/21/16)
Head Coach: Erin Hoffman Last year's record: 18-10-2 Conference: Stoddard County Activities Association Postseason result: Lost to Bernie in district championship n No further information was provided Head Coach: Beth Williams Assistant Coach: Melissa Eftink...
Jackson football handles Hickman in season opener (08/20/16)
An 18-yard run up the middle by senior running back Bryndan Reid was all it took to change the outlook of the Jackson Indians. It came on the Indians' first offensive play of the season, after senior defensive back Landen Pehle intercepted a pass from Hickman quarterback Deven Crane that caromed off the hands of his receiver...
Caruthersville gains big edge early in romp over Portageville (08/20/16)
"Our offensive line was terrible. We couldn't throw. We didn't give (Torrey) time to throw. Some of that is just pride."
Jackson football handles Hickman in season opener (08/20/16)
An 18-yard run up the middle by senior running back Bryndan Reid was all it took to change the outlook of the Jackson Indians. It came on the Indians' first offensive play of the season, after senior defensive back Landen Pehle intercepted a pass from Hickman quarterback Deven Crane that caromed off the hands of his receiver...
MISSOURIAN ROUNDUP: Jackson boys soccer romps past Saxony Lutheran (08/20/16)
The Indians debuted their season with a big win over the host Crusaders in the crosstown rivalry. Jackson (1-0) led 4-0 at halftime. The Indians were paced by four goals from Justice Crosnoe. Liam Gray added two goals and two assists, Josh Scholl had a goal and a pair of helpers and Drew Brown notched a goal and an assist...
MISSOURIAN ROUNDUP: Jackson boys soccer romps past Saxony Lutheran (08/20/16)
The Indians debuted their season with a big win over the host Crusaders in the crosstown rivalry. Jackson (1-0) led 4-0 at halftime. The Indians were paced by four goals from Justice Crosnoe. Liam Gray added two goals and two assists, Josh Scholl had a goal and a pair of helpers and Drew Brown notched a goal and an assist...
August 19, 2016 Scoreboard (08/19/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Football is here: Scott City opens season with Green Up Game (08/19/16)
While the jury is out on what kind of football season Scott City will have, history says the Rams have a good chance at victory as it opens its season tonight at home against Grandview. Scott City will launch the 2015 campaign tonight with its Green Up Game, and the Rams have a perfect 3-0 record in Green Up Games, which raises money for organ donation in honor of former player Dominic Hooper, who died in an ATV accident in February of 2014 after his senior football season...
2016 High School Tennis preview capsules (08/19/16)
Head coach: Russ Dial, 8th season 2015 record: 2-12 District: Class 1, District 1 Playoff finish: Lost in five games to Poplar Bluff in first round of districts Notes: Once again the Sikeston girls tennis team will inherit a ton of inexperienced players to mix with a few leftovers from its two-win season a year ago. ...
Jackson football team leaning on brotherhood this season (08/18/16)
Jackson football coach Brent Eckley has called his program a brotherhood before, but not until this season has he felt so strongly that it's ingrained in his team's identity. That bond is what has stood out to Eckley, who is set to begin his fifth season leading the Indians, so far...
JACKSON INDIANS (08/18/16)
Jackson football coach Brent Eckley has called his program a brotherhood before, but not until this season has he felt so strongly that it's ingrained in his team's identity. That bond is what has stood out to Eckley, who is set to begin his fifth season leading the Indians, so far...
2016 Football Preview: Sikeston Bulldogs (08/17/16)
Head coach: Kent Gibbs, 10th season (69-35) 2015 record: 7-4 District: Class 4, District 1 Conference: SEMO North (Cape Central, Farmington, Jackson, Poplar Bluff) Playoff finish: Lost 41-12 to Cape Central in second round of districts Returning starters on offense: 6...
2016 Jackson Cross Country Schedule (08/14/16)
Kennett set to kickoff volleyball season with new head coach (08/13/16)
KENNETT, Mo. - The Kennett Indians high school volleyball program enters the 2016 season with a new head coach for the first time since 2011. Veronica Gardner, who served as junior varsity coach at Kennett last season, is assuming the varsity head coaching responsibilities...
Kennett football team hopes to continue recent success (08/12/16)
The Kennett Indians high school football program enters the 2016 season looking to increase its win total for a fourth straight season under fourth-year head coach Aaron Pixley. Kennett graduated 13 seniors, including standout quarterback Edward Wilson, off of last season's squad that finished 8-3...
Caruthersville football team in search of 8th straight winning season (08/10/16)
CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. - The Caruthersville Tigers enter the 2016 football season looking to put together its eighth straight winning season with a new quarterback. The Tigers graduated starting quarterback Peyton Faulkner off of last season's squad that finished 7-5 and placed second in Class 2, District 1...
2016 Jackson Fall Softball Schedule (08/09/16)
2016 Jackson Boys Swimming & Diving Schedule (08/09/16)
2016 Jackson Girls Tennis Schedule (08/09/16)
2016 Jackson Boys Soccer Schedule (08/09/16)
2016 Jackson Volleyball Schedule (08/09/16)
SEMO Conference Officers adopt conference changes (08/03/16)
The SEMO Conference announced its official changes on Wednesday, all of which go into effect in the upcoming 2016-17 school year. Kelly will join the conference in football, creating four divisions. The Hawks will join Charleston, East Prairie and Malden in the East Division. ...
SEMO Conference announces official changes for 2016-17 (08/03/16)
The SEMO Conference announced its official changes on Wednesday, all of which go into effect in the upcoming 2016-17 school year. Kelly will join the conference in football, creating four divisions. The Hawks will join Charleston, East Prairie and Malden in the East Division. ...
Veteran Kennett tennis squad eyes 10th straight district title (08/02/16)
The pieces remain in place for yet another successful playoff run for the Kennett Indians girls tennis program. Kennett has the luxury of returning all but one of its varsity starters off of last season's squad that finished 12-2 and secured its ninth straight district title...
Kennett 11U baseball team begins Cal Ripken state tourney Thursday (07/20/16)
KENNETT, Mo. - The Kennett 11-and-under All-Stars begin play at the Cal Ripken state tournament Thursday following an impressive performance at a warmup tournament over the weekend. Kennett is slated to compete in a nine-team state tournament with Jackson, Mineral Area National Red, SEMO North, Boonville, Carthage, Cape Girardeau, Sikeston and Mineral Area National July 21-24 at Shawnee Park in Cape Girardeau...
Former Jackson standout Rushin finds comfort in best shot, family at Olympic Trials (07/11/16)
For the first time since she wrapped up a stellar track and field career at Jackson High School in 2010, Jill Rushin got to compete with her entire immediate family in attendance. Her parents, brothers and sister, as well as an aunt, uncle, cousin and grandma, made the trip to Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon, to watch her battle for a spot on Team USA in the Olympic Trials last Thursday...
Elite group are perfect 3-for-3 as award finalists (07/10/16)
There have been only 12 athletes to qualify as finalists in the three-year existence of the Semoball Awards. That distinct group was recognized early during Saturday evening's third installment, which was held at Southeast Missouri State's River Campus...
Elite group is perfect 3-for-3 as Semoball Award finalists (07/09/16)
There have been only 12 athletes to qualify as finalists every year in the three-year existence of the Semoball Awards. That distinct group was recognized early during Saturday evening's third installment, which was held at Southeast Missouri State's River Campus...
Athletes, coaches honored during Third Annual Semoball Awards (07/09/16)
Another year, another enchanting evening at Southeast Missouri's premier sports awards show. The top student-athletes from 57 high schools across the region came together for the Third Annual Semoball Awards presented by SoutheastHEALTH on Saturday at Southeast Missouri State's River Campus, as Malden's Nick Thompson and Dexter's Makayla Waldner took home the top individual honors...
Athletes, coaches honored during Third Annual Semoball Awards (07/09/16)
Another year, another enchanting evening at Southeast Missouri's premier sports awards show. The top student-athletes from 57 high schools across the region came together for the Third Annual Semoball Awards presented by SoutheastHEALTH on Saturday at Southeast Missouri State's River Campus, as Malden's Nick Thompson and Dexter's Makayla Waldner took home the top individual honors...
Homegrown track & field star Rushin comes up short of Olympic dream (07/08/16)
Former Jackson standout Jill Rushin took her shot at the Olympics on Thursday.
2016 All-Southeast Missourian Baseball (07/02/16)
2016 Jackson Football Schedule (07/03/16)
2016 All-Southeast Missourian Softball (07/01/16)
2016 All-Southeast Missourian Softball (07/01/16)
2016 All-Southeast Missourian Girls Soccer (06/30/16)
2016 All-Southeast Missourian Girls Soccer (06/29/16)
2016 All-Southeast Missourian Track & Field (06/28/16)
State events and finishes: 3200 relay (4th) After-graduation plans: Run cross country and track at the University of Mississippi Favorite team/personal tradition: Kiss the baton Favorite shoes to wear while competing: Nike Favorite rival to face off against: Everyone...
Schumer remains on the rise, named Southeast Missourian Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year (06/28/16)
When Katie Schumer joined the Jackson Middle School track and field team in seventh grade it was with the intention that she would be a sprinter. During warmups one day a question was posed by the coaches that completely changed Schumer's trajectory...
Schumer remains on the rise with two years left (06/29/16)
When Katie Schumer joined the Jackson Middle School track and field team in seventh grade it was with the intention that she would be a sprinter. During warmups one day a question was posed by the coaches that completely changed Schumer's trajectory...
2016 All-Southeast Missourian Track & Field (06/28/16)
State events and finishes: 3200 relay (4th) After-graduation plans: Run cross country and track at the University of Mississippi Favorite team/personal tradition: Kiss the baton Favorite shoes to wear while competing: Nike Favorite rival to face off against: Everyone...
Area spring athletes earn postseason honors (06/20/16)
Another season and school year is in the books, and another round of postseason athletic honors have been announced, recognizing standout student-athletes from the area for their pursuits in baseball, softball and girls soccer. A select few earned the highest of honors with distinctions at the all-state level...
Heavy downpour is timely reprieve for Silver Sox (06/14/16)
SIKESTON -- Shortly after surrendering the lead Monday evening, the Sikeston Silver Sox got an unwelcome but timely reprieve against visiting Jackson Senior Legion in the first game of a scheduled doubleheader. Trailing 3-2 with one out in the top of the sixth, Sikeston saw an immediate stoppage to play when a heavy downpour interrupted what had otherwise been a dry afternoon...
Semoball Awards spring finalists are announced, feature many new faces (06/11/16)
If spring is all about fresh and new, then the announcement Saturday of the Semoball Awards spring sport finalists fit the bill. Of 45 area student-athletes chosen as finalists and announced on-air during the SEMO ESPN Radio spring selection show, only 12 were finalists a year ago, as a bevy of new faces were recognized in the sports of baseball, softball, boys tennis, golf, girls soccer, and both girls and boys track and field...
Offense sputters late for Sikeston Silver Sox Jr. Legion in 11-6 loss to Jackson (06/07/16)
SIKESTON -- An offense that was been slow out of the gate thrived the first few innings as the Sikeston Silver Sox Junior Legion baseball team raced out to a four-run lead after three innings. But the production stalled shortly after as Jackson's Junior Legion stormed back to take an 11-6 win over the Sox on Tuesday at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston...
Charleston Squirrels throw nine pitchers, assess roster against second Squirrels team (06/01/16)
Charleston Squirrels coach Michael Minner wanted a look and he got it during his team's 16-5 win over what were called the triple-A Squirrels. "I want to see them," he said. "I wanted to see them in game situations and it was a nice, solid night."
Cape Girardeau Central girls relay team finishes third at state track and field championships (05/29/16)
The Cape Girardeau Central girls relay team of Kylie Lane, Jaleria Dent, Brittnee Blackmon and Alexus Walker picked up a third-place finish in Class 4 with a time of 49.72 seconds, leading the way for the Tigers at the state track and field championships on Friday and Saturday in Jefferson City, Missouri...
Cape Girardeau Central girls relay team finishes third at state track and field championships (05/29/16)
The Cape Girardeau Central girls relay team of Kylie Lane, Jaleria Dent, Brittnee Blackmon and Alexus Walker picked up a third-place finish in Class 4 with a time of 49.72 seconds, leading the way for the Tigers at the state track and field championships on Friday and Saturday in Jefferson City, Missouri...
Sikeston soccer names five to postseason lists (05/27/16)
The Sikeston girls soccer trio of Torrie Helms, Claudea Kuykendall and Ashley Ensor was recently selected to the 2016 Class 3 All-Region soccer team. The seniors were named after leading the Bulldogs to the District 1 championship game and a 9-11-2 record...
Jackson baseball is no-hit victim in season-ending loss to Lindbergh (05/24/16)
ST. LOUIS -- For Lindbergh baseball coach Darin Scott, the performance from Dennis Yingling was the kind that signifies a team ready to make a postseason run. Yingling wrapped up his complete-game, no-hit bid when he got Jackson's Braeden Dobbs to strike out swinging for the final out in the bottom of the seventh, and the junior lefty was swarmed by teammates and doused in water as he secured the Flyers' 5-0 win over the Indians in a Class 5 sectional Tuesday at Lindbergh High School...
Jackson baseball is no-hit victim in season-ending loss to Lindbergh (05/24/16)
ST. LOUIS -- For Lindbergh baseball coach Darin Scott, the performance from Dennis Yingling was the kind that signifies a team ready to make a postseason run. Yingling wrapped up his complete-game, no-hit bid when he got Jackson's Braeden Dobbs to strike out swinging for the final out in the bottom of the seventh, and the junior lefty was swarmed by teammates and doused in water as he secured the Flyers' 5-0 win over the Indians in a Class 5 sectional Tuesday at Lindbergh High School...
Sikeston track qualifies for state in six events (05/23/16)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The Sikeston track team qualified for the state track and field championship in six events following a Class 4 sectional Saturday at Lutheran South High School in St. Louis, Mo. Antravia Green took first in the 100-meter dash and second in the 200. Green, who finished third in the 100 during last season's state meet, finished with a 100 time of 12.58. She finished the 200 at 25.78...
Jackson's Nicole Humphreys nabs 2 individual titles at track and field sectional meet (05/22/16)
Jackson junior thrower Nicole Humphreys enjoyed dual championships Saturday, finishing atop the podium in both the shot put (38 feet, 1 inch) and discus (113 feet, 7 inches) at the Class 5 Sectional 1 meet at Kirkwood High School in Kirkwood, Missouri...
Jackson's Nicole Humphreys nabs 2 individual titles at track and field sectional meet (05/22/16)
Jackson junior thrower Nicole Humphreys enjoyed dual championships Saturday, finishing atop the podium in both the shot put (38 feet, 1 inch) and discus (113 feet, 7 inches) at the Class 5 Sectional 1 meet at Kirkwood High School in Kirkwood, Missouri...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Notre Dame girls soccer downs St. Pius X in district final (05/19/16)
The top-seeded host Notre Dame girls soccer team downed third-seeded St. Pius X 3-1 to win the Class 2 District 1 championship Wednesday. Notre Dame (16-6) moves on to face Notre Dame (St. Louis) in a state sectional on May 21. The second-seeded Rebels (7-13) upset top-seeded Lutheran South 2-0 on Tuesday to win the Class 2 District 2 title...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Notre Dame girls soccer downs St. Pius X in district final (05/19/16)
The top-seeded host Notre Dame girls soccer team downed third-seeded St. Pius X 3-1 to win the Class 2 District 1 championship Wednesday. Notre Dame (16-6) moves on to face Notre Dame (St. Louis) in a state sectional on May 21. The second-seeded Rebels (7-13) upset top-seeded Lutheran South 2-0 on Tuesday to win the Class 2 District 2 title...
Jackson baseball team claims second straight district title with win vs. Cape Central (05/18/16)
The third-seeded Indians defended their Class 5 District 1 title with a 9-2 victory over the Tigers
Jackson baseball team claims second straight district title with win vs. Cape Central (05/18/16)
The third-seeded Indians defended their Class 5 District 1 title with a 9-2 victory over the Tigers
May 18, 2016 Scoreboard (05/18/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
STATE GOLF: Notre Dame's Litzelfelner finishes co-medalist at Class 3 tourney (05/18/16)
Notre Dame senior Jack Litzelfelner and Advance senior Brian Whitson, a pair of SEMO Conference champions, stood tall in the face of inclement weather at the boys golf state championships. Litzelfelner carded a 2-under-par 70 at the Class 3 tournament and was named co-medalist after Tuesday's second round was washed out, while Whitson's 4-over 75 was good enough for second place at the Class 1 tournament...
No. 3 Jackson upsets No. 2 Sikeston in extra inning district semifinal (05/17/16)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston's three-run barrage in the bottom of the seventh inning saved the season for a moment. Forced to muster another one two innings later, however, just wasn't in the cards. Storming back from a once 5-0 deficit, the second-seeded Bulldogs eventually succumbed to No. 3 Jackson 8-5 in nine innings during the Class 5, District 1 semifinals at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston...
Local golfers positioned well after wet Day 1 at golf state championships (05/17/16)
Jack Litzelfelner opened his high school golf career by winning the Class 3 state championship as a freshman. The Notre Dame senior is now looking to close his prep career in the same fashion after shooting a 2-under-par 70 on Monday in the first round of the Class 3 state tournament at Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield, Missouri...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Kluesner no-hits Charleston as Scott City baseball wins district semifinal (05/17/16)
Jordan Kluesner threw a complete-game no-hitter to lead top-seeded Scott City past tournament host Charleston in an MSHSAA Class 3 District 2 semifinal. Kluesner gave up an unearned run in the top of the first inning, finishing with 11 strikeouts and one walk...
Qualifiers for state golf tournaments (05/17/16)
Times at state/best finish: Two/18th If you're a senior, plans for next year: Golf in college Best tournament score this year, where: 71 at Kimbeland Country Club Age you started golfing: 4 Who taught you how to golf? Jim Davey Favorite course you've played and why: Plantations Golf Club in South Carolina. Good layout...
PREP ROUNDUP: SCC loses district opener in extras, local track athletes qualify for sectionals, state (05/15/16)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- C.J. Seger went 3 for 5 and batted in drove in all the runs as the fourth-seeded Hornets needed two extra innings but came through to eliminate the fifth-seeded Braves in the opening round of the Class 1 District 2 Tournament. Dawson Mayo picked up the win on the mound. He pitched a no-hitter for two innings and gave up no runs, struck out four and had no walks...
Perryville track and field teams perform well at districts (05/15/16)
The Perryville boys had a strong showing at the Class 4 District 1 track and field meet Saturday at Hillsboro High School, winning a district title in the 1,600-meter relay and qualifying for the sectional meet in an additional eight events. The Pirates relays led the way, with the 1,600 group of Payton Besand, Pablo Mattingly, Emilio Mattingly and Kyle Wood standing atop the podium with a time of 3 minutes, 31.37 seconds. ...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cape Girardeau Central baseball rallies past Hillsboro at district tourney (05/15/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday and Saturday.
Central rallies past Hillsboro (05/15/16)
Cape Girardeau Central's Jacquen Cummins kept the fourth-seeded Tigers' season alive when the junior's game-winning triple drove in Brock Baugher to edge fifth-seeded Hillsboro 4-3 in a quarterfinal of the Class 5 District 1 tournament Saturday in Sikeston, Missouri...
Perryville performs well at districts (05/15/16)
The Perryville boys had a strong showing at the Class 4 District 1 track and field meet Saturday at Hillsboro High School, winning a district title in the 1,600-meter relay and qualifying for the sectional meet in an additional eight events. The Pirates relays led the way, with the 1,600 group of Payton Besand, Pablo Mattingly, Emilio Mattingly and Kyle Wood standing atop the podium with a time of 3 minutes, 31.37 seconds. ...
May 14, 2016 Scoreboard (05/14/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Jackson baseball defeats Perryville 11-4 in final regular-season game for both teams (05/13/16)
By the time the rain had cleared on Thursday afternoon, the Jackson baseball team was ready to take the field. The Indians combined for 14 hits and received a strong combined effort on the mound, defeating Perryville 11-4 in both teams' regular-season finale at Jackson Stadium...
Jackson cuts down p'ville (05/13/16)
By the time the rain had cleared on Thursday afternoon, the Jackson baseball team was ready to take the field. The Indians combined for 14 hits and received a strong combined effort on the mound, defeating Perryville 11-4 in both teams' regular-season finale at Jackson Stadium...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Dexter baseball edges Chaffee (05/12/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Dexter baseball edges Chaffee (05/12/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Sidwell, Hurt pitch Sikeston to 7-2 win over North County (05/11/16)
Sidwell threw five innings of shutout ball while Hurt finished the last two innings to help the Bulldogs to a win in it's last regular season game at home.
May 11, 2016 Scoreboard (05/11/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson girls soccer slips past St. Vincent in PKs (05/11/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson girls soccer slips past St. Vincent in PKs (05/11/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Whitson leads Advance back to golf state tournament (05/10/16)
Advance senior Brian Whitson continued his hot run with a 5-over-par 75 to earn the medalist honor, leading the Hornets to the team title at the Class 1 sectional tournament Monday at The Oaks at Tan-Tar-A in Osage Beach, Missouri, and a spot in next week's state tournament...
Whitson leads Advance back to golf state tournament (05/10/16)
Advance senior Brian Whitson continued his hot run with a 5-over-par 75 to earn the medalist honor, leading the Hornets to the team title at the Class 1 sectional tournament Monday at The Oaks at Tan-Tar-A in Osage Beach, Missouri, and a spot in next week's state tournament...
May 9, 2016 Scoreboard (05/09/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Local athletes qualify for track sectionals (05/09/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Many local tracksters qualified for the sectionals in both Class 1 and 2 after Saturday's district track meets. In Class 2, Charleston's Danitra Jones won district championships in both the 100 and 200-meter runs. The Bluejays also finished tops in the 4x200 relay. Jeremy Tucker won the high jump with a leap of 6-feet...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball shuts out Portageville 9-0 (05/08/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball shuts out Portageville 9-0 (05/08/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Jackson girls reclaim SEMO North Conference track and field title (05/08/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Jackson dominated the distance races, swept the throwing events and got a record-breaking performance in reclaiming the SEMO North Conference girls title Friday. Chelsea Drum, Lauryn Varner and Nicole Humphreys each won two individual events while Carli Knott added another and Katie Schumer broke a stadium record in the pole vault to lead the Indians to a 32-point victory...
Jackson girls reclaim SEMO North Conference track and field title (05/08/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Jackson dominated the distance races, swept the throwing events and got a record-breaking performance in reclaiming the SEMO North Conference girls title Friday. Chelsea Drum, Lauryn Varner and Nicole Humphreys each won two individual events while Carli Knott added another and Katie Schumer broke a stadium record in the pole vault to lead the Indians to a 32-point victory...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston track team places third at SEMO North Conference meet (05/07/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. The Sikeston track team finished third in both the boys and girls during the four-team SEMO North Conference meet on Friday at the Sam Giambelluca Track complex in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Poplar Bluff won the boys side with a score of 98 and Jackson scored 108 points to claim the girls...
Jackson girls collect SEMO North Conference title, boys finish second (05/07/16)
The Jackson girls track and field team secured a SEMO North Conference title at the conference meet on Friday at the Sam Giambelluca Track complex in Poplar Bluff, Mo. The Indians won by a comfortable margin with 108 points. Poplar Bluff was second with 76...
Jackson girls collect SEMO North Conference title, boys finish second (05/07/16)
The Jackson girls track and field team secured a SEMO North Conference title at the conference meet on Friday at the Sam Giambelluca Track complex in Poplar Bluff, Mo. The Indians won by a comfortable margin with 108 points. Poplar Bluff was second with 76...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Central baseball blanks Kennett (05/07/16)
Clayton Reynolds drove in the lone run of the game in the first inning as Cape Girardeau Central held Kennett scoreless to wrap up regular-season SEMO Conference action with a 1-0 win at home. Nick Wiggs pitched a complete game to get the win for the Tigers (13-10, 4-3 SEMO Conference). He recorded 10 strikeouts and had no walks...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Central baseball blanks Kennett (05/07/16)
Clayton Reynolds drove in the lone run of the game in the first inning as Cape Girardeau Central held Kennett scoreless to wrap up regular-season SEMO Conference action with a 1-0 win at home. Nick Wiggs pitched a complete game to get the win for the Tigers (13-10, 4-3 SEMO Conference). He recorded 10 strikeouts and had no walks...
May 7, 2016 Scoreboard (05/07/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
May 6, 2016 Scoreboard (05/06/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball cruises past Seckman (05/05/16)
Gavon Turner hit a double and drove in three runs, as the Jackson baseball team knocked off visiting Seckman 11-6 on Wednesday. Jarrett Newell was the winning pitcher for Jackson (15-11). He threw six innings and allowed six runs (three earned) on eight hits. He had five strikeouts and walked four batters. Braeden Dobbs pitched the final inning to get the save and also doubled and batted in two runs for the Indians...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball cruises past Seckman (05/05/16)
Gavon Turner hit a double and drove in three runs, as the Jackson baseball team knocked off visiting Seckman 11-6 on Wednesday. Jarrett Newell was the winning pitcher for Jackson (15-11). He threw six innings and allowed six runs (three earned) on eight hits. He had five strikeouts and walked four batters. Braeden Dobbs pitched the final inning to get the save and also doubled and batted in two runs for the Indians...
May 4, 2016 Scoreboard (05/04/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Jackson girls track places second at Poplar Bluff Invitational (05/04/16)
The Jackson girls track and field team finished second in the team standings while their male counterparts landed in third at Tuesday's Poplar Bluff Invitational. The Cape Girardeau Central girls joined the Lady Indians with three individual winners each...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson boys golf squeaks in to sectional meet (05/04/16)
Hunter Asher carded a seven-over-par 79 to help lead the Jackson boys' golf team to a second-place finish at Tuesday's Class 4 District 1 Tournament held at the Fox Run Golf Club in Eureka, Mo. The Indians edged Lindbergh by one stroke for second place and to qualify for the sectional meet, which will be held at the Algonquin Golf Club in the suburban St. Louis area...
Jackson girls track places second at Poplar Bluff Invitational (05/04/16)
The Jackson girls track and field team finished second in the team standings while their male counterparts landed in third at Tuesday's Poplar Bluff Invitational. The Cape Girardeau Central girls joined the Lady Indians with three individual winners each...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson boys golf squeaks in to sectional meet (05/04/16)
Hunter Asher carded a seven-over-par 79 to help lead the Jackson boys' golf team to a second-place finish at Tuesday's Class 4 District 1 Tournament held at the Fox Run Golf Club in Eureka, Mo. The Indians edged Lindbergh by one stroke for second place and to qualify for the sectional meet, which will be held at the Algonquin Golf Club in the suburban St. Louis area...
May 3, 2016 Scoreboard (05/03/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston splits SEMO Conference Tournament doubleheader, falls to Poplar Bluff in semifinal (05/03/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Sikeston's SEMO Conference revenge tour began with promise, but hit a snag on a chilly evening at Capaha Park. A pitching gem from Trent Sidwell avenged an earlier loss to start Monday's SEMO Conference Tournament doubleheader but the Bulldogs couldn't keep it going an hour and half later in a different city...
Jackson falls to Sikeston in first round of conference tournament (05/02/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jackson coach Bryan Austin thought Monday's game was very similar to the first time his team faced the Sikeston Bulldogs. The biggest difference was the weather and who came out on top. Jackson, who defeated Sikeston earlier this season in its regular season conference tilt 3-2 in 10 innings, dropped its first-round game in the SEMO Conference Baseball Tournament to the Bulldogs 2-1...
Jackson falls to Sikeston in first round of conference tournament (05/03/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jackson coach Bryan Austin thought Monday's game was very similar to the first time his team faced the Sikeston Bulldogs. The biggest difference was the weather and who came out on top. Jackson, who defeated Sikeston earlier this season in its regular season conference tilt 3-2 in 10 innings, dropped its first-round game in the SEMO Conference Baseball Tournament to the Bulldogs 2-1...
May 2, 2016 Scoreboard (05/02/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Jackson soccer improves to 14-2 (04/29/16)
Cassidi Tomsu netted two goals and had one assist to lead the Jackson girls soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Northwest in Cedar Hill, Missouri. Natalie Miller scored the other goal for Jackson (14-2). Lauren Bertrand and Megan Clifford each had an assist for the Indians...
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/28/16)
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball selections
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball selections
April 28, 2016 Scoreboard (04/28/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville golf places third at conference tourney (04/28/16)
The Perryville golf team finished third overall in the team standings at the Jefferson County Activities Association Conference Tournament on Wednesday at Ste. Genevieve Golf Club in Ste. Genvieve, Missouri. Brock Kurre shot a 92 to finish with the top score for the Pirates and earn all-conference honors, while Colin Prost and Connor Schappius each finished with a 93 to be named all-conference. Dalton Duvall added a 98 for Perryville...
2016 All-Missourian Girls Basketball (04/28/16)
Jersey number: 10 Height: 5-foot-7 Position: Point guard AAU/travel team: TC Hoops Favorite team tradition: Jamming before games Favorite memory from the season: Having a dance competition at the Queen of Hearts Tournament Favorite spot on the floor to shoot from: 15-foot jumper...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville golf places third at conference tourney (04/28/16)
The Perryville golf team finished third overall in the team standings at the Jefferson County Activities Association Conference Tournament on Wednesday at Ste. Genevieve Golf Club in Ste. Genvieve, Missouri. Brock Kurre shot a 92 to finish with the top score for the Pirates and earn all-conference honors, while Colin Prost and Connor Schappius each finished with a 93 to be named all-conference. Dalton Duvall added a 98 for Perryville...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Parkway South girls soccer snaps Jackson's winning streak (04/26/16)
Cassidi Tomsu and Grace Pehle each scored a goal as the Jackson girls soccer team's eight-game winning streak came to an end with a 3-2 loss against Parkway South on Monday in Jackson. Lauren Welker provided one assist for Jackson (13-2). Goalkeeper Sam Schnicker had seven saves...
Litzelfelner powers Notre Dame to SEMO Conference golf tournament (04/25/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jack is back. And so is the Notre Dame boys golf team. Bulldogs senior Jack Litzelfelner's 68th stroke, a 5-foot putt, at the SEMO Conference Tournament did a victory lap around the hole before disappearing for eagle on the third green at Fox Haven Country Club...
Litzelfelner powers Notre Dame to SEMO Conference golf tournament title (04/25/16)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jack is back. And so is the Notre Dame boys golf team. Bulldogs senior Jack Litzelfelner's 68th stroke, a 5-foot putt, at the SEMO Conference Tournament did a victory lap around the hole before disappearing for eagle on the third green at Fox Haven Country Club...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Haas leads Notre Dame baseball past Shawnee at showcase (04/24/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Haas leads ND past Shawnee at showcase (04/24/16)
Trevor Haas hit a double and drove in four runs to lead the Notre Dame baseball team to a 9-1 victory over Shawnee, Illinois, on Saturday in the Notre Dame Showcase. Ethan Hunter was the winning pitcher for Notre Dame (9-6). He threw a complete game and gave up one earned run. He struck out six and walked one batter...
April 23, 2016 Scoreboard (04/23/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Kameron Misner leads Poplar Bluff baseball team past Jackson (04/22/16)
It took an inning for Kameron Misner to settle in, but he got the job done. The senior left-handed ace allowed three hits in six stellar innings of work, leading the Poplar Bluff baseball team to a 10-3 SEMO Conference win over Jackson on Thursday at Whitey Herzog Stadium...
Kameron Misner leads Poplar Bluff baseball team past Jackson (04/21/16)
It took an inning for Kameron Misner to settle in, but he got the job done. The senior left-handed ace allowed three hits in six stellar innings of work, leading the Poplar Bluff baseball team to a 10-3 SEMO Conference win over Jackson on Thursday at Whitey Herzog Stadium...
April 21, 2016 Scoreboard (04/21/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC blown out on the road, Tiffany tosses no-hitter (04/20/16)
CAPE GIRARDEAU (SMNS) -- Jacquen Cummins and Justin Vaught each had a double and two RBIs as the Tigers notched their 10th win of the season in the conference romp of the visiting Eagles. Brock Baugher was the winning pitcher for Cape Central (10-6, 3-2 SEMO Conference). He threw five innings and gave up two earned runs on one hit. He recorded eight strikeouts and three walks. Drake Mills pitched two clean innings to get the save for the Tigers...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball tops Bloomfield in SCAA tourney semifinal (04/20/16)
Bobby Wright went 2-for-4 and drove in four runs to lead second-seeded Bell City to victory over third-seeded Bloomfield, 9-0, in a semifinal of the Stoddard County Activities Association (SCAA) Conference Tournament on Monday, earning a berth in the title tilt...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball tops Bloomfield in SCAA tourney semifinal (04/20/16)
Bobby Wright went 2-for-4 and drove in four runs to lead second-seeded Bell City to victory over third-seeded Bloomfield, 9-0, in a semifinal of the Stoddard County Activities Association (SCAA) Conference Tournament on Monday, earning a berth in the title tilt...
April 19, 2016 Scoreboard (04/19/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly soccer team upends Sikeston in penalty kicks (04/19/16)
SIKESTON -- It took two nights to do it, but the Kelly girls soccer team picked up it first-ever win over the Sikeston Bulldogs Monday at the Sikeston Sports Complex. And it was in dramatic fashion. The Hawks defeated Sikeston 2-1 after two overtimes and during penalty kicks where they out-paced the Bulldogs 3-2...
Jackson golf wins tournament on home turf (04/19/16)
The Jackson golf team maintained its momentum from a big victory last week and won its own Jackson Invitational by 13 shots on Monday at Kimbeland County Club. Led by senior Hunter Asher and his 3-over-par 73, all of the Indians' low four scorers stayed under 80 and posted a 306 total to finish 13 strokes ahead of defending champion Poplar Bluff...
Jackson golf wins tournament on home turf (04/19/16)
The Jackson golf team maintained its momentum from a big victory last week and won its own Jackson Invitational by 13 shots on Monday at Kimbeland Country Club. Led by senior Hunter Asher and his 3-over-par 73, all of the Indians' low four scorers stayed under 80 and posted a 306 total to finish 13 strokes ahead of defending champion Poplar Bluff...
April 18, 2016 Scoreboard (04/18/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Notre Dame baseball falls to Kennett (04/17/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
ND baseball falls to Kennett (04/17/16)
The Notre Dame baseball team ran into some early trouble and was never able to recover, dropping a 4-0 decision against Kennett in SEMO Conference action Saturday in Kennett, Missouri. Both starting pitchers went the distance and allowed only two hits, as Tyler Essner was tagged with the pitching loss for Notre Dame (8-3, 3-2 SEMO Conference). Essner allowed four runs (one earned) with three strikeouts and one walk...
April 16, 2016 Scoreboard (04/16/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Meadow Heights baseball defeats Oak Ridge 8-4 (04/16/16)
Reece Boyd had a double and two RBIs to help the Meadow Heights baseball team to an 8-4 conference victory over visiting Oak Ridge on Friday. Lane Baremore was the winning pitcher and also tripled for Meadow Heights (4-6). He threw six innings and allowed four earned runs on six hits. He recorded six strikeouts and walked three. Dawson Lindgren added a double and also got the save with two strikeouts in the final inning...
Advance's Whitson tops PB Invitational golf field, Jackson wins in team standings (04/16/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — A change of venue helped Brian Whitson feel at home during the PB Invitational. The Advance senior returned Friday to Ozark Ridge Golf Course and was the only player to break par, earning medalist honors. “I played here since I was 8 years old,” said Whitson, who finished at 2-under-par 68 for a three-shot victory...
Advance's Whitson tops PB Invitational golf field, Jackson wins in team standings (04/16/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- A change of venue helped Brian Whitson feel at home during the PB Invitational. The Advance senior returned Friday to Ozark Ridge Golf Course and was the only player to break par, earning medalist honors. "I played here since I was 8 years old," said Whitson, who finished at 2-under-par 68 for a three-shot victory...
Whitson takes PB Invitational crown with 2-under, Jackson wins team title (04/15/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- A change of venue helped Brian Whitson feel at home during the PB Invitational. The Advance senior returned Friday to Ozark Ridge Golf Course and was the only player to break par, earning medalist honors. "I played here since I was 8 years old," said Whitson, who finished at 2-under-par 68 for a three-shot victory...
Sikeston's 11 first-place finishes tops Sikeston Relays (04/15/16)
The Sikeston track team finished with 11 total first-place finishes during its own Sikeston Relays Friday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium.
April 15, 2016 Scoreboard (04/15/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston run-rules Woodland, East Prairie softball wins DH (04/15/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com Dylan Baugh hit a double and drove in two runs to lead the Blue Jays in the five-innng victory over the visiting Cardinals. Blake Simmons went the distance to get the win on the mound for Charleston (9-7). He allowed three earned runs and recorded seven strikeouts and one walk...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball coach Sam Sides reflects on 38-year Hall of Fame career (04/15/16)
It was March 8, 2014, and the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team had just walked off the floor following a Class 3 quarterfinal victory over Lutheran St. Charles. The result sealed a first trip to state for the program, which had only been in existence since 2006. It was a good feeling, and the Crusaders were feeling good. Into the locker room they headed...
Former Jackson boys basketball coach Steve Burk reflects on winning era heading into Hall of Fame induction (04/15/16)
It had been 39 years since the Jackson boys basketball team won a district basketball title when Steve Burk arrived in 1980. Burk was packing just four years of coaching experience when he left Chester, Illinois, after serving two years as the boys basketball coach. He was accompanied by his wife, Janice, and two young sons, Kyle and Drew, when he crossed the river, leaving his home state...
Former Jackson boys basketball coach Steve Burk reflects on winning era heading into Hall of Fame induction (04/15/16)
It had been 39 years since the Jackson boys basketball team won a district basketball title when Steve Burk arrived in 1980. Burk was packing just four years of coaching experience when he left Chester, Illinois, after serving two years as the boys basketball coach. He was accompanied by his wife, Janice, and two young sons, Kyle and Drew, when he crossed the river, leaving his home state...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball coach Sam Sides reflects on 38-year Hall of Fame career (04/15/16)
It was March 8, 2014, and the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team had just walked off the floor following a Class 3 quarterfinal victory over Lutheran St. Charles. The result sealed a first trip to state for the program, which had only been in existence since 2006. It was a good feeling, and the Crusaders were feeling good. Into the locker room they headed...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball nabs win in Arkansas (04/15/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Jackson baseball nabs win in Arkansas (04/15/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
April 14, 2016 Scoreboard (04/14/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball cruises past Kelly (04/14/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball cruises past Kelly (04/14/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
April 13, 2016 Scoreboard (04/13/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville baseball tops Scott City (04/13/16)
Kameron Fears went 4-for-5 and drove in four runs to lead the Perryville to a 13-6 road victory over Scott City on Tuesday. Derek Roberts started for the Pirates (4-6-1). He threw 2 2/3 innings and gave up no runs on two hits. He had two strikeouts and walked no batters. Blake Favier got the win, pitching 4 1/3 innings in relief and allowing six earned runs on six hits while issuing three walks and one strikeout...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville baseball tops Scott City (04/13/16)
Kameron Fears went 4-for-5 and drove in four runs to lead the Perryville to a 13-6 road victory over Scott City on Tuesday. Derek Roberts started for the Pirates (4-6-1). He threw 2 2/3 innings and gave up no runs on two hits. He had two strikeouts and walked no batters. Blake Favier got the win, pitching 4 1/3 innings in relief and allowing six earned runs on six hits while issuing three walks and one strikeout...
Cape Central baseball scraps to a 5-3 win over rival Jackson (04/12/16)
The Cape Central baseball team is OK with being the scrappy underdog, and they played that role to a 'T' on Tuesday, putting together an exhibition of small ball and doing the little things to upend rival Jackson 5-3 in a SEMO Conference game at Whitey Herzog Stadium in Jackson...
Cape Central baseball scraps to a 5-3 win over rival Jackson (04/12/16)
The Cape Central baseball team is OK with being the scrappy underdog, and they played that role to a 'T' on Tuesday, putting together an exhibition of small ball and doing the little things to upend rival Jackson 5-3 in a SEMO Conference game at Whitey Herzog Stadium in Jackson...
April 12, 2016 Scoreboard (04/12/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville girls soccer cruises past St. Clair in tourney opener (04/12/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Perryville girls soccer cruises past St. Clair in tourney opener (04/12/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
April 11, 2016 Scoreboard (04/11/16)
All the high school scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team upsets top-ranked Westminster (04/10/16)
Tyler Essner allowed one unearned run in a complete-game performance, leading the seventh-ranked Notre Dame baseball team to a 3-1 win over top-ranked Westminster Christian Academy on Saturday in St. Louis, Missouri. Essner scattered seven hits and had two strikeouts and three walks to pick up the win on the mound for Notre Dame (7-1). Ross Essner had a double to lead the Bulldogs at the plate...
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team upsets top-ranked Westminster (04/10/16)
Tyler Essner allowed one unearned run in a complete-game performance, leading the seventh-ranked Notre Dame baseball team to a 3-1 win over top-ranked Westminster Christian Academy on Saturday in St. Louis, Missouri. Essner scattered seven hits and had two strikeouts and three walks to pick up the win on the mound for Notre Dame (7-1). Ross Essner had a double to lead the Bulldogs at the plate...
High school roundup: Chaffee baseball team advances to Oak Ridge title game (04/10/16)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
April 9, 2016 Scoreboard (04/09/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Jackson track and field squads sweep home invitational (04/09/16)
Jackson track and field coach Jim Stoverink may have lost his voice from running around and yelling too much on Saturday, but other than that, the Jackson Invitational turned out pretty well. The Indians swept the team titles as the girls squad won the home meet, held at Jackson Junior High School, for the fourth consecutive year while the boys team ran away with the title after falling a 1/2 point short last year...
Jackson track and field squads sweep home invitational (04/09/16)
Jackson track and field coach Jim Stoverink may have lost his voice from running around and yelling too much on Saturday, but other than that, the Jackson Invitational turned out pretty well. The Indians swept the team titles as the girls squad won the home meet, held at Jackson Junior High School, for the fourth consecutive year while the boys team ran away with the title after falling a 1/2 point short last year...
Familiar faces headline announcement of Semoball Award winter sport finalists (04/09/16)
Saxony Lutheran's Brianna Mueller is no stranger to the Semoball Awards. She is the reigning Girls Basketball Player of the Year and Female Athlete of the Year. On Saturday it was officially announced that she'll get a chance to repeat at least one of those titles, as she is among 10 nominees for the 2016 Semoball Awards' Girls Basketball Player of the Year...
April 8, 2016 Scoreboard (04/08/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball blanks Saxony Lutheran at Oak Ridge Invitational (04/08/16)
Cole Nichols hit a triple to produce the only extra-base hit of the game as the Bell City baseball team downed host Saxony Lutheran 7-0 in the opening round of pool play Thursday in the Oak Ridge Invitational Tournament. Austin Hicks went the distance to get the win for Bell City. He recorded 11 strikeouts and walked one...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bell City baseball blanks Saxony Lutheran at Oak Ridge Invitational (04/08/16)
Cole Nichols hit a triple to produce the only extra-base hit of the game as the Bell City baseball team downed host Saxony Lutheran 7-0 in the opening round of pool play Thursday in the Oak Ridge Invitational Tournament. Austin Hicks went the distance to get the win for Bell City. He recorded 11 strikeouts and walked one...
PREP ROUNDUP: Jackson routs NMCC, Malden softball upsets Portageville (04/07/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID, Mo. -- Jackson turned a scoreless tie after two innings into an 11-0 rout in a SEMO Conference game against New Madrid County Central Thursday during the Eagles' home opener. The Indians had seven hits led by Will Winingar and Skylar Pease who had two hits and three RBI apiece. Ryan Mize ended up with four RBI and hit a three-run home run in the fourth inning...
April 7, 2016 Scoreboard (04/07/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cox leads Scott City baseball team past Oran (04/07/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Cox leads Scott City baseball team past Oran (04/07/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Jackson girls soccer pins back Perryville for a 4-0 victory (04/06/16)
Health is often something teams can't control. Nearly everyone plays short-handed at some point in the season, and whoever handles it best stays afloat. On Wednesday there were absences in the lineup for both the Jackson and Perryville girls soccer teams. The Indians best managed that obstacle, and it showed on the scoreboard...
Jackson girls soccer pins back Perryville for a 4-0 victory (04/06/16)
Health is often something teams can't control. Nearly everyone plays short-handed at some point in the season, and whoever handles it best stays afloat. On Wednesday there were absences in the lineup for both the Jackson and Perryville girls soccer teams. The Indians best managed that obstacle, and it showed on the scoreboard...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Kelly baseball team edges St. Vincent (04/06/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Kennett powers past Portageville, 8-3 (04/05/16)
After a round of heavy rain that washed out Kennett's plans for spring break, Indians baseball coach Aaron New looked at the past week as "a bust."
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran baseball team routs Meadow Heights with 11-run inning (04/05/16)
All the high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran baseball team routs Meadow Heights with 11-run inning (04/05/16)
All the high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Notre Dame baseball passes early test, slips by Jackson in extra innings (04/04/16)
The Notre Dame baseball team is trying to figure out where it stands after losing a cadre of key personnel from a state championship team. On Monday night it answered at least part of the question -- still ready to compete atop the conference. After blowing a 1-0 lead over host Jackson in the bottom of the seventh, the Bulldogs battled back in extra innings, getting two runs in the top of the ninth and hanging on to defeat the Indians 3-2 in a SEMO Conference game at Whitey Herzog Stadium...
Notre Dame baseball passes early test, slips by Jackson in extra innings (04/04/16)
The Notre Dame baseball team is trying to figure out where it stands after losing a cadre of key personnel from a state championship team. On Monday night it answered at least part of the question -- still ready to compete atop the conference. After blowing a 1-0 lead over host Jackson in the bottom of the seventh, the Bulldogs battled back in extra innings, getting two runs in the top of the ninth and hanging on to defeat the Indians 3-2 in a SEMO Conference game at Whitey Herzog Stadium...
April 4, 2016 Scoreboard (04/04/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Sikeston baseball team takes down Bell City (04/03/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Sikeston baseball team takes down Bell City (04/03/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team hands first loss to Valle Catholic (04/02/16)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Notre Dame baseball team hands first loss to Valle Catholic (04/02/16)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
April 1, 2016 Scoreboard (04/01/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Thriller sees Jackson girls soccer edge Saxony Lutheran in penalty kicks (03/29/16)
At the end of every practice, Jackson girls soccer coach Justin McMullen lines his players up for penalty kicks. It's a tedious process, but there's an obvious method to the madness. McMullen seeks composure in the high-pressure situation, so when junior Sarah Gammon stepped to the penalty mark Tuesday with the game on the line, there was never a sense of panic...
Thriller sees Jackson girls soccer edge Saxony Lutheran in penalty kicks (03/29/16)
At the end of every practice, Jackson girls soccer coach Justin McMullen lines his players up for penalty kicks. It's a tedious process, but there's an obvious method to the madness. McMullen seeks composure in the high-pressure situation, so when junior Sarah Gammon stepped to the penalty mark Tuesday with the game on the line, there was never a sense of panic...
March 29, 2016 Scoreboard (03/29/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City softball falls to Kennett in possible postseason preview (03/29/16)
In a potential postseason preview, Scott City softball fell on the road at Kennett, 4-1, on Monday evening. The Rams' Kaileigh Dirden hit another home run to produce the lone run for the Rams in the road loss to the Indians. Dirden also went the distance and took the loss in the circle for Scott City (3-2). She allowed four earned runs on 10 hits, struck out four and walked two...
Sophomore leads Bluff to ND Invitational title (03/29/16)
Poplar Bluff sophomore Nathan Woolard literally had to make a name for himself Monday afternoon as the Mules made their season debut at the Notre Dame Invitational. Woolard's first name was scripted with a red marker above the crossed-out name of Nick, his older brother who was a senior last year, on the Mules' scoring chart posted in the clubhouse at Bent Creek Golf Course...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City softball falls to Kennett in possible postseason preview (03/29/16)
In a potential postseason preview, Scott City softball fell on the road at Kennett, 4-1, on Monday evening. The Rams' Kaileigh Dirden hit another home run to produce the lone run for the Rams in the road loss to the Indians. Dirden also went the distance and took the loss in the circle for Scott City (3-2). She allowed four earned runs on 10 hits, struck out four and walked two...
Sophomore leads Bluff to ND Invitational title (03/29/16)
Poplar Bluff sophomore Nathan Woolard literally had to make a name for himself Monday afternoon as the Mules made their season debut at the Notre Dame Invitational. Woolard's first name was scripted with a red marker above the crossed-out name of Nick, his older brother who was a senior last year, on the Mules' scoring chart posted in the clubhouse at Bent Creek Golf Course...
March 28, 2016 Scoreboard (03/28/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Kelly baseball team rolls past East Prairie (03/27/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Kelly baseball team rolls past East Prairie (03/27/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
Jackson girls soccer earns another Noon Optimist tournament title (03/26/16)
The Jackson girls soccer team used the first two days of the Noon Optimist Club Tournament to experiment with different formations and tactical approaches. The learning curve was, clearly, not all that steep, as the Indians won a pair of games over Poplar Bluff and Marion (Ill.) to sit atop the standings. On the final day, with the tournament title on the line, Jackson went back to something more familiar, with familiar results...
Jackson girls soccer earns another Noon Optimist tournament title (03/26/16)
The Jackson girls soccer team used the first two days of the Noon Optimist Club Tournament to experiment with different formations and tactical approaches. The learning curve was, clearly, not all that steep, as the Indians won a pair of games over Poplar Bluff and Marion (Ill.) to sit atop the standings. On the final day, with the tournament title on the line, Jackson went back to something more familiar, with familiar results...
Poplar Bluff girls soccer bounces back, blanks Cape Central at Noon Optimist tourney (03/25/16)
There wasn’t much time for the Poplar Bluff girls soccer team to dwell on its shutout loss from a day earlier. The Mules opened the Noon Optimist Club Tournament with a 4-0 loss to Jackson on Thursday, but hardly anything from that performance was evident Friday...
Poplar Bluff girls soccer bounces back, blanks Cape Central at Noon Optimist tourney (03/25/16)
There wasn’t much time for the Poplar Bluff girls soccer team to dwell on its shutout loss from a day earlier. The Mules opened the Noon Optimist Club Tournament with a 4-0 loss to Jackson on Thursday, but hardly anything from that performance was evident Friday...
March 25, 2016 Scoreboard (03/25/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Jackson baseball scrapes past Sikeston in extras, 3-2 (03/25/16)
It might be the first week of the baseball season, but the action on the diamond on Good Friday morning felt a lot more like May than March. In gray, chilly weather, Jackson clawed its way to a 3-2, 10-inning victory over rival Sikeston in an early-season SEMO Conference clash on Friday at Whitey Herzog Field in Jackson, Missouri...
Jackson baseball scrapes past Sikeston in extras, 3-2 (03/25/16)
It might be the first week of the baseball season, but the action on the diamond on Good Friday morning felt a lot more like May than March. In gray, chilly weather, Jackson clawed its way to a 3-2, 10-inning victory over rival Sikeston in an early-season SEMO Conference clash on Friday at Whitey Herzog Field in Jackson, Missouri...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Dirden's big day sends Scott City softball past Crystal City (03/25/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Dirden's big day sends Scott City softball past Crystal City (03/25/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Nichols leads Bell City baseball past Chaffee in 8 innings (03/24/16)
Cole Nichols scored the game-winning run and came up on the winning end of a pitcher's duel, as the Bell City baseball team upended Chaffee 1-0 in eight innings Wednesday in Bell City, Missouri. Bobby Wright provided the walk-off RBI for the Cubs when he drew a walk in the bottom of the eighth inning, sending Nichols across home plate...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Nichols leads Bell City baseball past Chaffee in 8 innings (03/24/16)
Cole Nichols scored the game-winning run and came up on the winning end of a pitcher's duel, as the Bell City baseball team upended Chaffee 1-0 in eight innings Wednesday in Bell City, Missouri. Bobby Wright provided the walk-off RBI for the Cubs when he drew a walk in the bottom of the eighth inning, sending Nichols across home plate...
Cape Central's Al Young adds Gibbs Award to his trophy shelf (03/23/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Cape Central standout Al Young added the John Gibbs Award to his trophy collection Wednesday night, while Tyeshia Mitchell became the first Sikeston player in program history to win the Bob Gray Award. Both were honored at the 58th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum, which started with a keynote address by Southeast Missouri State men's basketball coach Rick Ray...
2015-16 SEMO Conference basketball teams (03/23/16)
ALL-SEMO CONFERENCE Al Young, 6-1, sr., Cape Central Dontarius Sharp, 5-11, sr., Charleston Jacob Smith, 6-3, sr., Jackson Javarcus Word, 5-8, jr., New Madrid Central Blake Bauwens, 5-11, jr., Notre Dame Willie Lucas, 6-6, jr., Poplar Bluff Marcedus Leech, 6-5, fr., Poplar Bluff...
High school roundup: Jackson baseball team moves to 4-0 (03/23/16)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Jackson baseball team moves to 4-0 (03/23/16)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
March 22, 2016 Scoreboard (03/22/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston girls soccer drops opener, Greenville run-rules Dexter (03/22/16)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston girls soccer team dropped its season opener to visiting Jackson Monday night 3-0. Jackson's Lauren Welker, Megan Hawk and Rylee Stafford each scored for the Indians (1-0). Sikeston is now 0-1. JV -- Jackson won 8-0. Perryville 3, Kelly 1...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Woodland softball wins slugfest at Advance (03/22/16)
Brooke Miles hit two doubles and drove in six runs as the Woodland softball team picked up 16-14 conference road victory over Advance on Monday. Krista Rhodes was the winning pitcher and also doubled for Woodland (2-0, 1-0 SCAA Conference). She threw 6 1/3 innings and allowed four earned runs on 10 hits. She struck out three and walked two...
March 21, 2016 Scoreboard (03/21/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City baseball team tops Senath, advances to tourney final (03/20/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City baseball team tops Senath, advances to tourney final (03/20/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Sikeston falls in overtime to Vashon in Class 4 semifinal 69-66 (03/19/16)
Sikeston (28-2) will play either Helias today at 12:50 p.m. for third place.
March 18, 2016 Scoreboard (03/18/16)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
2016 girls soccer capsules (03/18/16)
2016 track and field capules (03/18/16)
2016 baseball capsules (03/18/16)