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GIRLS BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Sikeston loaded with speed, depth (11/22/14)
SIKESTON -- Entering his fifth year as Sikeston girls basketball coach, Matt Schonhoff has yet to have a team like he has now. His roster is loaded with speed and its parts can be equally substituted. It's the results of his younger players from a season ago growing up...
Sikeston junior high basketball splits with Dexter (11/21/14)
DEXTER -- The Sikeston eighth grade boys basketball team started its season off on the right track with a 48-38 win over Dexter at the Dexter Middle School on Thursday. The Bulldogs used a big second quarter run to defeat the previously undefeated Dexter squad...
Sikeston junior high basketball splits with Dexter (11/21/14)
DEXTER -- The Sikeston eighth grade boys basketball team started its season off on the right track with a 48-38 win over Dexter at the Dexter Middle School on Thursday. The Bulldogs used a big second quarter run to defeat the previously undefeated Dexter squad...
Seeds released for SEMO Conference tournament (11/20/14)
SIKESTON -- The Jackson Indians were selected as the top seed for the 2014 SEMO Conference tournament Wednesday night. The Indians were winners of their first conference tournament in school history last season taking down Notre Dame 62-42. Cape Central was named the second seed followed by Sikeston at No. ...
Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association announces all-region team (11/20/14)
The Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association released its 2014 All-Region teams Wednesday and several local athletes were selected. The full list is as follows: Class 4 & 5 Offense First team QB -- Dante Vandever, Jackson, Sr. RB -- Chris Walsh, Hillsboro, Sr...
Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association announces all-region team (11/20/14)
The Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association released its 2014 All-Region teams Wednesday and several local athletes were selected. The full list is as follows: Class 4 & 5 Offense First team QB -- Dante Vandever, Jackson, Sr. RB -- Chris Walsh, Hillsboro, Sr...
Veteran Bulldogs wrestling team returns three state qualifiers for new season (11/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After sending five grapplers to state and seeing several others come up just short last season, the Sikeston wrestling team hopes a beefed up schedule and solid core will continue to raise the bar for the program...
Sikeston soccer names five to all-district team (11/19/14)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston soccer team had five players selected to the Class 3, District 1 all-district team after a 12-11-1 season. Making the first team was sophomore Sam Cox and seniors Audie Hay and Layton Jones. Connor Merideth and Andrew Pearson each made the honorable mention team...
2014-2015 Sikeston Girls Basketball Schedule (11/19/14)
Wheeler signs letter of intent with Murray State University (11/14/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Heading into his 14th season at Murray State, head golf coach Eddie Hunt has never signed a golfer from the state of Missouri. He's also never signed a player who has his senior season still waiting to be played...
Dexter middle school girls end season with wins at Sikeston (11/14/14)
SIKESTON, Mo. - The Dexter middle school girls basketball program concluded its season on a high note with a pair of road victories at Sikeston Thursday night. The Dexter seventh grade finished with a record of 10-3 as it secured a 36-6 victory against Sikeston...
Wheeler signs letter of intent with Murray State University (11/14/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Heading into his 14th season at Murray State, head golf coach Eddie Hunt has never signed a golfer from the state of Missouri. He's also never signed a player who has his senior season still waiting to be played...
Bernie boys, Dexter girls middle school basketball scores (11/14/14)
8th grade boys final: Bernie 42, Qulin 37 7th grade boys final: Bernie 27, Neelyville 26 (Overtime) 8th Grade: Dexter 65, Sikeston 29 7th Grade: Dexter 36, Sikeston 6 Editor's Note: Look for complete stories later online and in the Saturday print edition of Dexter Daily Statesman...
Host sites set for basketball districts (11/13/14)
Host sites have been selected for Missouri high school district basketball tournaments for the 2014-15 season. Sikeston is slated to host Class 4, District 1, boys and girls tournaments which feature Cape Central, Dexter, Kennett, Notre Dame, Perryville and Sikeston...
Second half push lifts Sikeston eighth grade, seventh grade falls to Bluff (11/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Overcoming a one-point halftime deficit, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs eighth grade basketball team rode a hot second half to a 35-23 win over Poplar Bluff on Tuesday. Sikeston trailed 11-10 at the break, but outscored the Lady Mules 14-8 in the third quarter to take a five-point lead into the fourth. Tebrya Benford and Zaria Blissett Hall contributed six points each in the rally while Deonna Clemons add the only other basket in the quarter...
Field of Dreams softball champs (11/12/14)
Second half push lifts Sikeston eighth grade, seventh grade falls to Bluff (11/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Overcoming a one-point halftime deficit, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs eighth grade basketball team rode a hot second half to a 35-23 win over Poplar Bluff on Tuesday. Sikeston trailed 11-10 at the break, but outscored the Lady Mules 14-8 in the third quarter to take a five-point lead into the fourth. Tebrya Benford and Zaria Blissett Hall contributed six points each in the rally while Deonna Clemons add the only other basket in the quarter...
Lady Bulldogs junior high takes down Cape Central (11/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Neither Cape Central Junior High team had much luck against host Sikeston Junior High on Thursday as the Lady Bulldogs basketball team came away with a pair of double-digit wins. Capitalizing on hot starts, Sikeston's seventh grade squad opened the night with a 33-3 rout before the eighth grade capped the night with a 49-22 decision over the Lady Tigers...
Lady Bulldogs junior high takes down Cape Central (11/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Neither Cape Central Junior High team had much luck against host Sikeston Junior High on Thursday as the Lady Bulldogs basketball team came away with a pair of double-digit wins. Capitalizing on hot starts, Sikeston's seventh grade squad opened the night with a 33-3 rout before the eighth grade capped the night with a 49-22 decision over the Lady Tigers...
Fobbs, Riley are first RB duo to rush for 1,000 yards in same season (11/05/14)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have had plenty of running backs eclipse 1,000 yards in a season before -- 19 to be exact. But none have done it in the same season until now. Juniors Earnest Fobbs and Victwon Riley each broke the 1,000-yard mark becoming Sikeston's first running back duo to do so...
Fobbs, Riley are first RB duo to rush for 1,000 yards in same season (11/05/14)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have had plenty of running backs eclipse 1,000 yards in a season before -- 19 to be exact. But none have done it in the same season until now. Juniors Earnest Fobbs and Victwon Riley each broke the 1,000-yard mark becoming Sikeston's first running back duo to do so...
Improved Central football team routs Sikeston in district semifinal (11/01/14)
The talk leading up Friday's rematch between the Central Tigers and Sikeston Bulldogs was all about the vast improvement of Sikeston. That talk came to an abrubt end late in the first quarter.
Cape Central overwhelms Sikeston in district semifinal 56-7 (11/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldogs could not have scripted a better start in Friday's Class 4, District 1 semifinal game at Cape Central. The fourth-seeded Bulldogs used its double-wing, double-tight offense to perfection, churning out yards, using up clock, and converting a couple fourth downs to keep the chains moving...
Cape Central overwhelms Sikeston in district semifinal 56-7 (11/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldogs could not have scripted a better start in Friday's Class 4, District 1 semifinal game at Cape Central. The fourth-seeded Bulldogs used its double-wing, double-tight offense to perfection, churning out yards, using up clock, and converting a couple fourth downs to keep the chains moving...
Improved Central football team routs Sikeston in district semifinal (11/01/14)
The talk leading up Friday's rematch between the Central Tigers and Sikeston Bulldogs was all about the vast improvement of Sikeston. That talk came to an abrubt end late in the first quarter.
Central, Sikeston football teams meet again (10/31/14)
The Central Tigers' 47-7 home win over the Sikeston Bulldogs in Week 3 is a distant memory as the two teams meet again at 7 p.m. today in the second round of the Class 4 District 1 playoffs at Tiger Stadium. "If we had a perfect world, we would come out and compete like we did in the first game, but I'm telling my kids that the first game doesn't mean anything," Central coach Nathan Norman said. ...
Central, Sikeston football teams meet again (10/30/14)
The Central Tigers' 47-7 home win over the Sikeston Bulldogs in Week 3 is a distant memory as the two teams meet again at 7 p.m. today in the second round of the Class 4 District 1 playoffs at Tiger Stadium.
Peaking Bulldogs ready for its rematch against Cape Central (10/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Two years ago the Sikeston Bulldogs entered district play as the top seed and found itself in a rematch with fourth-seeded Cape Central in the semifinals. The Tigers avenged a regular season loss to the Bulldogs by rallying to win in the final minute to advance to the district championship game...
Peaking Bulldogs ready for its rematch against Cape Central (10/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Two years ago the Sikeston Bulldogs entered district play as the top seed and found itself in a rematch with fourth-seeded Cape Central in the semifinals. The Tigers avenged a regular season loss to the Bulldogs by rallying to win in the final minute to advance to the district championship game...
Sikeston's season ends following 3-0 loss to Farmington (10/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The last time the Sikeston Bulldogs took on Farmington on the road they watched an early two-goal lead slip away in a 4-2 regular season loss. With their season on the line, the Bulldogs struggled to get anything going offensively as Farmington blanked the Bulldogs 3-0 in the opening round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament Thursday at Farmington High School...
Sikeston's season ends following 3-0 loss to Farmington (10/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The last time the Sikeston Bulldogs took on Farmington on the road they watched an early two-goal lead slip away in a 4-2 regular season loss. With their season on the line, the Bulldogs struggled to get anything going offensively as Farmington blanked the Bulldogs 3-0 in the opening round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament Thursday at Farmington High School...
Sikeston uses ground attack to dismantle Knights 55-14 (10/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- All signs pointed to Friday night's Class 4, District 1 opener between Farmington and Sikeston being another barnburner similar to the first game earlier in the season. But when Sikeston's Earnest Fobbs returned the opening kickoff 99 yards through the heart of Farmington's coverage unit for a touchdown, one got the idea that the Bulldogs would not be denied on this night in front of the home fans which held a huge tailgating party Friday afternoon...
Sikeston uses ground attack to dismantle Knights 55-14 (10/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- All signs pointed to Friday night's Class 4, District 1 opener between Farmington and Sikeston being another barnburner similar to the first game earlier in the season. But when Sikeston's Earnest Fobbs returned the opening kickoff 99 yards through the heart of Farmington's coverage unit for a touchdown, one got the idea that the Bulldogs would not be denied on this night in front of the home fans which held a huge tailgating party Friday afternoon...
Central football team dismantles De Soto in district opener (10/25/14)
The top-seeded Tigers scored 42 points in the first quarter and forced a running clock for the remainder of the game in a 49-14 win over the eighth-seeded De Soto Dragons in the opening round of the Class 4 District 1 playoffs Friday at Tiger Stadium.
Bulldogs take down Saxony 4-1 to end regular season (10/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In their final tuneup before the postseason the Sikeston Bulldogs continued their recent hot streak picking up their fourth-straight win over visiting Saxony Lutheran Monday afternoon. Celebrating senior night, Sikeston got the go-ahead goal from senior Layton Jones midway through the first and never looked back, rolling to a 4-1 final...
Shepherd named Sikeston's first all-region member (10/23/14)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston's Maggie Shepherd became the first Lady Bulldog softball player to make the Class 3 first team all-region squad. The third baseman finished her season with a .522 batting average, four home runs, 34 RBI and an on-base percentage of .587. She also had a slugging percentage of .900...
Sikeston set to host Farmington in rematch (10/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Of the Sikeston Bulldogs' five wins this year, four were in convincing fashion. But the one that wasn't was a 14-13 down-to-the-wire thriller at Farmington in Week 5. Farmington felt like it let one slip away...
High school roundup: Notre Dame swimmers take down Central (10/23/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
High school roundup: Notre Dame swimmers take down Central (10/23/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Bulldogs take down Saxony 4-1 to end regular season (10/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In their final tuneup before the postseason the Sikeston Bulldogs continued their recent hot streak picking up their fourth-straight win over visiting Saxony Lutheran Monday afternoon. Celebrating senior night, Sikeston got the go-ahead goal from senior Layton Jones midway through the first and never looked back, rolling to a 4-1 final...
Sikeston set to host Farmington in rematch (10/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Of the Sikeston Bulldogs' five wins this year, four were in convincing fashion. But the one that wasn't was a 14-13 down-to-the-wire thriller at Farmington in Week 5. Farmington felt like it let one slip away...
October 22, 2014 Scoreboard (10/22/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston eighth grade football team finishes undefeated season (10/21/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade football team finished its season with an undefeated 6-0 record after a 46-21 win over visiting Jackson Monday. Sikeston's Elijah Faulkner got the night started with a 47-yard touchdown run on their first offensive snap. Kevin Jones added a 31-yard run to make it 12-0 and quarterback Nate Self threw an 11-yard scoring pass to Aaron Allen in the second quarter for an 18-0 lead...
Sikeston eighth grade football team finishes undefeated season (10/21/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade football team finished its season with an undefeated 6-0 record after a 46-21 win over visiting Jackson Monday. Sikeston's Elijah Faulkner got the night started with a 47-yard touchdown run on their first offensive snap. Kevin Jones added a 31-yard run to make it 12-0 and quarterback Nate Self threw an 11-yard scoring pass to Aaron Allen in the second quarter for an 18-0 lead...
High school roundup: Advance spikers reach district final, Jackson's season ends (10/21/14)
All the high school results reported to the Southeast Missourian on Monday.
District volleyball championships set (all Monday playoff scores included) (10/21/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats withstood a bit of a slow start and finished with a bang in a 25-18, 25-13 victory against the fifth-seeded Fredericktown Blackcats in a Class 3, District 1, semifinal Monday night. Top-seeded Dexter (27-3-1) advances to play second-seeded Perryville (24-8-1) for the district championship Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Bearcat Event Center...
Sikeston takes down Mules 2-1 after penalty kicks (10/20/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Sikeston Bulldogs played spoiler Monday night. On Poplar Bluff's Senior Night and in front of a large crowd at Whiteley Park, the Bulldogs came from behind to tie the game in the second half. After two scoreless overtime periods, Sikeston won on penalty kicks 4-2 to defeat the Mules 2-1...
Sikeston's season comes to a close against Poplar Bluff in districts (10/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite a strong rally late in the second set, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs saw their season come to a close with a 25-11, 25-21 loss to Poplar Bluff in the opening round of the Class 4, District 1 Tournament Monday...
Sikeston takes down Mules 2-1 after penalty kicks (10/20/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Sikeston Bulldogs played spoiler Monday night. On Poplar Bluff's Senior Night and in front of a large crowd at Whiteley Park, the Bulldogs came from behind to tie the game in the second half. After two scoreless overtime periods, Sikeston won on penalty kicks 4-2 to defeat the Mules 2-1...
Sikeston's season comes to a close against Poplar Bluff in districts (10/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite a strong rally late in the second set, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs saw their season come to a close with a 25-11, 25-21 loss to Poplar Bluff in the opening round of the Class 4, District 1 Tournament Monday...
Sikeston defense shuts down Cardinal Ritter, 20-0 (10/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ST. LOUIS -- For two straight years Cardinal Ritter had put a damper on Sikeston's season. Two years ago Ritter ended Sikeston's undefeated season with a come from behind victory. Then last year the Lions held the Bulldogs to its lowest offensive output of the season in a 20-0 loss...
Football district tournament brackets released (10/19/14)
The Missouri High School Activities Association released district tournament brackets for high school football Saturday evening. The higher seeded team will host all district games. View brackets involving teams from the southeast Missouri region below:...
Sikeston defense shuts down Cardinal Ritter, 20-0 (10/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ST. LOUIS -- For two straight years Cardinal Ritter had put a damper on Sikeston's season. Two years ago Ritter ended Sikeston's undefeated season with a come from behind victory. Then last year the Lions held the Bulldogs to its lowest offensive output of the season in a 20-0 loss...
Sikeston takes back SEMO Conference tournament crown (10/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com KENNETT -- The Sikeston volleyball team took back their SEMO Conference tournament crown Thursday after a straight-set win over Kennett 25-22, 25-22. This is Sikeston's sixth tournament championship in the last seven years after a hiatus from last year's championship...
Sikeston takes back SEMO Conference tournament crown (10/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com KENNETT -- The Sikeston volleyball team took back their SEMO Conference tournament crown Thursday after a straight-set win over Kennett 25-22, 25-22. This is Sikeston's sixth tournament championship in the last seven years after a hiatus from last year's championship...
2014 SEMO All-Conference team named (10/16/14)
Moments after the Sikeston Bulldogs were awarded the first place trophy in the SEMO Conference Tournament, officials announced the 2013 SEMO All-Conference volleyball team.
Sikeston tops Kennett for SEMO Conference Tournament title (10/16/14)
The Kennett Indians volleyball team brought home the SEMO Conference season championship, but lost a thrilling battle against Sikeston, falling just short of winning the Conference Tournament on their home court.
Sikeston looks to keep momentum going against Cardinal Ritter (10/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ST. LOUIS -- With a crucial home victory over Soldan last Friday, the Sikeston Bulldogs have all but wrapped up home-field advantage for the the first round of the district playoffs. Now they are looking to keep the momentum going with its final regular season game at Cardinal Ritter tomorrow night at 7 p.m...
Overtime goal by Cox lifts Bulldogs over Carbondale (10/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sam Cox's 18th goal of the season couldn't have come at a better time. The sophomore sunk the game-winner with 7:50 left in the second overtime against Carbondale, Ill., Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex...
2014 SEMO All-Conference team named (10/16/14)
Moments after the Sikeston Bulldogs were awarded the first place trophy in the SEMO Conference Tournament, officials announced the 2013 SEMO All-Conference volleyball team.
Sikeston tops Kennett for SEMO Conference Tournament title (10/16/14)
The Kennett Indians volleyball team brought home the SEMO Conference season championship, but lost a thrilling battle against Sikeston, falling just short of winning the Conference Tournament on their home court.
Sikeston looks to keep momentum going against Cardinal Ritter (10/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ST. LOUIS -- With a crucial home victory over Soldan last Friday, the Sikeston Bulldogs have all but wrapped up home-field advantage for the the first round of the district playoffs. Now they are looking to keep the momentum going with its final regular season game at Cardinal Ritter tomorrow night at 7 p.m...
Overtime goal by Cox lifts Bulldogs over Carbondale (10/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sam Cox's 18th goal of the season couldn't have come at a better time. The sophomore sunk the game-winner with 7:50 left in the second overtime against Carbondale, Ill., Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex...
October 15, 2014 Scoreboard (10/15/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
SEMO Conference Tournament runs deep into the night (10/15/14)
It was on long night of volleyball inside the Kennett High School gym, as the Indians hosted the SEMO Conference Tournament.
SEMO Conference Tournament runs deep into the night (10/15/14)
It was on long night of volleyball inside the Kennett High School gym, as the Indians hosted the SEMO Conference Tournament.
Sikeston falls to Notre Dame in first district title chance (10/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The conditions ended up matching the feeling at the end of the Class 3, District 1 championship game for Sikeston. Sikeston, who was making their first appearance in such an occasion, lost a 10-2 contest to Notre Dame on a dreary Sunday afternoon at Notre Dame High School in Cape Girardeau...
Sikeston falls to Notre Dame in first district title chance (10/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The conditions ended up matching the feeling at the end of the Class 3, District 1 championship game for Sikeston. Sikeston, who was making their first appearance in such an occasion, lost a 10-2 contest to Notre Dame on a dreary Sunday afternoon at Notre Dame High School in Cape Girardeau...
Urhahn's grand slam lifts Notre Dame in district championship (10/12/14)
Urhahn had two home runs this season, but neither had the impact of her blast Sunday in the Class 3 District 1 softball championship game at Notre Dame Regional High School.
Urhahn's grand slam lifts Notre Dame in district championship (10/12/14)
Urhahn had two home runs this season, but neither had the impact of her blast Sunday in the Class 3 District 1 softball championship game at Notre Dame Regional High School.
Ground attack lifts Sikeston football team over Soldan 30-14 (10/11/14)
Earnest Fobbs rushed for two touchdowns and 180 yards, 140 in the second half, during a 30-14 win over visiting Soldan International Studies.
Ground attack lifts Sikeston football team over Soldan 30-14 (10/11/14)
Earnest Fobbs rushed for two touchdowns and 180 yards, 140 in the second half, during a 30-14 win over visiting Soldan International Studies.
Sikeston softball reaches first district final in history (10/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- What a difference a year has made for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs. This time last year Sikeston was wrapping up a 6-16 campaign that unceremoniously ended with an 11-1 rout by Hillsboro in the opening round of Class 3, District 1 tournament...
Sikeston's Clark signs with Blue Mountain College (10/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Most wouldn't know it, but Jacob Clark was statistically Sikeston's best pitcher last season. Blue Mountain College took notice and recently signed the senior hurler to a letter of intent to play baseball in Mississippi...
Sikeston softball reaches first district final in history (10/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- What a difference a year has made for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs. This time last year Sikeston was wrapping up a 6-16 campaign that unceremoniously ended with an 11-1 rout by Hillsboro in the opening round of Class 3, District 1 tournament...
Notre Dame softball team blanks Perryville in district semis (10/10/14)
Nikki Peters' no-hitter was broken up in the final inning, but the senior finished her complete-game shutout game with nine strikeouts and two walks as the top-seeded Bulldogs defeated the fourth-seeded Perryville Pirates 7-0 on Thursday to advance to their fifth consecutive Class 3 District 1 softball championship game at Notre Dame Regional High School.
Sikeston's Clark signs with Blue Mountain College (10/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Most wouldn't know it, but Jacob Clark was statistically Sikeston's best pitcher last season. Blue Mountain College took notice and recently signed the senior hurler to a letter of intent to play baseball in Mississippi...
Bulldogs look to strengthen postseason stance with win over Soldan (10/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With the regular season schedule winding down, the Sikeston Bulldogs will have just two more chances to secure home-field advantage for the district playoffs. Currently, the Bulldogs sit in fifth place in Class 4, District 1, one spot behind Farmington, a team that Sikeston owns the tiebreaker by virtue of its 14-13 win three weeks ago...
Sikeston storms back late to keep season alive (10/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Late two-out rallies are starting to become a trend for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs. Two days after using one to down Naylor in their regular season finale, Sikeston was at it again Wednesday rallying in the sixth inning to beat Doniphan 5-4 in the opening round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament...
October 9, 2014 Scoreboard (10/09/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Bulldogs look to strengthen postseason stance with win over Soldan (10/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With the regular season schedule winding down, the Sikeston Bulldogs will have just two more chances to secure home-field advantage for the district playoffs. Currently, the Bulldogs sit in fifth place in Class 4, District 1, one spot behind Farmington, a team that Sikeston owns the tiebreaker by virtue of its 14-13 win three weeks ago...
Sikeston storms back late to keep season alive (10/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Late two-out rallies are starting to become a trend for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs. Two days after using one to down Naylor in their regular season finale, Sikeston was at it again Wednesday rallying in the sixth inning to beat Doniphan 5-4 in the opening round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament...
Sikeston softball rallies past Naylor; SCAA volleyball semifinals are set (10/08/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com NAYLOR -- A clutch rally in the top of the seventh willed Sikeston to a 7-5 road win over Naylor on Monday, giving the Lady Bulldogs their first three-game winning streak of the season. Sikeston trailed 5-4 with two outs in the final frame only to score three straight runs to pull out a win...
Strong second half lifts SHS past Harrisburg (10/08/14)
By Brent Shipman sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Thanks to a pair of second half goals against Harrisburg, Ill., the Sikeston Bulldogs picked up a big late-season win Tuesday night while benefiting a good cause. Senior Audie Hay provided the deciding score and Sam Cox went on to ice the game for a 3-1 final as their team donned gold jerseys in support of children's cancer victims...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston softball downs Naylor, soccer falls on the road (10/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Watching a an early two-goal lead slip away in the second half, the Sikeston Bulldogs fell 4-2 to host Farmington on Monday to drop two games below .500 on the season. An early goal from Audie Hay off a pass from Sam Cox put the Bulldogs in the lead early. Midway through the first half Clark Atchison doubled their advantage, 2-0, with Connor Merideth picking up the assists...
Kennett wins Pink Game in dramatic fashion (10/06/14)
Taking one look inside the Kennett High School gymnasium on Monday, and it was easy to see that Indians fans were on hand for much more than a volleyball game.
Kennett wins Pink Game in dramatic fashion (10/06/14)
Taking one look inside the Kennett High School gymnasium on Monday, and it was easy to see that Indians fans were on hand for much more than a volleyball game.
Sikeston soccer falls to Farmington 4-2 (10/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Watching a an early two-goal lead slip away in the second half, the Sikeston Bulldogs fell 4-2 to host Farmington on Monday to drop two games below .500 on the season. An early goal from Audie Hay off a pass from Sam Cox put the Bulldogs in the lead early. Midway through the first half Clark Atchison doubled their advantage, 2-0, with Connor Merideth picking up the assists...
October 6, 2014 Scoreboard (10/06/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Perryville volleyball tournament gets new champion (10/05/14)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- A new champion was crowned at the second annual Perryville Invitational Tournament when Bishop DuBourg downed Park Hill Central 25-17, 25-18 in the gold bracket title match. Twenty teams competed at Saturday's tournament that started with pool play at 8:30 a.m. Pool play consisted of four pools broken into five teams playing each other two sets with no point cap. The top two teams in each pool -- eight total -- advanced to the gold bracket...
Jackson football team adjusts to Sikeston's surpise tactics to pull away for win (10/04/14)
The Bulldogs debuted a double wide, double tight offense that kept Jackson's offense off the field for much of the first half before the Indians pulled away for a 42-0 win.
Bulldogs succomb to Jackson 42-0 after close first half (10/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For a half, Sikeston kept things interesting. With the Bulldogs trailing just 7-0 against heavily favored Jackson, area fans learning of the halftime score no doubt had to do a double-take. But the Indians came alive with a 28-point third quarter and ended up cruising to a 42-0 victory at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium...
Bulldogs succomb to Jackson 42-0 after close first half (10/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For a half, Sikeston kept things interesting. With the Bulldogs trailing just 7-0 against heavily favored Jackson, area fans learning of the halftime score no doubt had to do a double-take. But the Indians came alive with a 28-point third quarter and ended up cruising to a 42-0 victory at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium...
Jackson football team adjusts to Sikeston's surpise tactics to pull away for win (10/04/14)
The Bulldogs debuted a double wide, double tight offense that kept Jackson's offense off the field for much of the first half before the Indians pulled away for a 42-0 win.
Lightning halts Sikeston in 2-1 loss to Marion, Ill. (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Less than a minute into Thursday's contest against visiting Marion, Ill., the Sikeston Bulldogs were put in a tough spot when a defensive breakdown led to a Wildcat goal. That deficit doubled by halftime before an early second half goal kept the Bulldogs in the game...
Sikeston hammered by Notre Dame middle hitters in straight sets (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston knew the test that was in front of them. It was tough enough going against one of the more formidable teams in the area, but hosting them two nights after losing to their rival in three sets tipped the scales a bit more...
Sikeston junior high football splits with Poplar Bluff (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade football team remained undefeated Thursday with a 36-22 win over Poplar Bluff Thursday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium. Sikeston went ahead 14-0 at halftime behind an 18-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Nate Self to Ricky Scott and a three-yard run by Kevin Jones in the first quarter...
High school football capsules: Week 7 (10/03/14)
Southeast Missourian football preview capsules
High school roundup: Petty powers Leopold spikers to win (10/03/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
High school football capsules: Week 7 (10/03/14)
Southeast Missourian football preview capsules
Sikeston hammered by Notre Dame middle hitters in straight sets (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston knew the test that was in front of them. It was tough enough going against one of the more formidable teams in the area, but hosting them two nights after losing to their rival in three sets tipped the scales a bit more...
Sikeston junior high football splits with Poplar Bluff (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade football team remained undefeated Thursday with a 36-22 win over Poplar Bluff Thursday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium. Sikeston went ahead 14-0 at halftime behind an 18-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Nate Self to Ricky Scott and a three-yard run by Kevin Jones in the first quarter...
Lightning halts Sikeston in 2-1 loss to Marion, Ill. (10/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Less than a minute into Thursday's contest against visiting Marion, Ill., the Sikeston Bulldogs were put in a tough spot when a defensive breakdown led to a Wildcat goal. That deficit doubled by halftime before an early second half goal kept the Bulldogs in the game...
Underdog Sikeston hosts state-ranked Jackson (10/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Three weeks ago, Sikeston suffered a gut-wrenching last second loss to Dexter on a "hook and ladder" play. But they bounced back the following week with a thrilling victory against Farmington. Now Sikeston finds itself in a similar situation...
PREP ROUNDUP: Early burst lifts Sikeston past Saxony, Kelly routs Oran 20-0 (10/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A five-run second inning proved to be the difference as Sikeston downed visiting Saxony Lutheran 6-2 Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex. Kylie Noe, Maggie Shepherd and Hanna Placek all had two hits for Sikeston. Placek added a double and Ashton Drake chipped in a triple...
October 2, 2014 Scoreboard (10/02/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Josey Powell wins back-to-back district titles (10/02/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Josey Powell wins back-to-back district titles (10/02/14)
Central singles player Josey Powell and the Jackson doubles team of Madison Mumma and Mackenzie Mumma both claimed district tennis championships on Wednesday afternoon in the Class 2 District 1 individual tournament hosted by Sikeston. Powell entered the tournament as the No. 2 seed but knocked off top-seeded Amanda Brady of Farmington 2-6, 6-4, 6-2 to earn the title for a second consecutive year. Both players advanced to next week's sectional tournament at a date and time to be decided...
PREP ROUNDUP: Early burst lifts Sikeston past Saxony, Kelly routs Oran 20-0 (10/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A five-run second inning proved to be the difference as Sikeston downed visiting Saxony Lutheran 6-2 Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex. Kylie Noe, Maggie Shepherd and Hanna Placek all had two hits for Sikeston. Placek added a double and Ashton Drake chipped in a triple...
Underdog Sikeston hosts state-ranked Jackson (10/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Three weeks ago, Sikeston suffered a gut-wrenching last second loss to Dexter on a "hook and ladder" play. But they bounced back the following week with a thrilling victory against Farmington. Now Sikeston finds itself in a similar situation...
Seniors lead Sikeston past Portageville in three sets (10/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- One of the more consistent parts of Sikeston's game the past few seasons has been the teamwork of seniors Lauren Beydler and Esther Chinwuko. As the primary setter, Beydler sets up the bulk of the Lady Bulldogs' kill attempts while Chinwuko has a knack for slamming them down...
Lady Bulldogs squeak out 6-5 win over East Carter (10/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- At times the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs looked stout defensively. Dazzling plays by shortstop Madeline Witt and right fielder Natalie Regenold proved that. But there were other times when the defense slipped. Luckily for Sikeston pitcher Madison Smith, the defense behind her was on more times than off...
Lady Bulldogs squeak out 6-5 win over East Carter (10/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- At times the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs looked stout defensively. Dazzling plays by shortstop Madeline Witt and right fielder Natalie Regenold proved that. But there were other times when the defense slipped. Luckily for Sikeston pitcher Madison Smith, the defense behind her was on more times than off...
Seniors lead Sikeston past Portageville in three sets (10/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- One of the more consistent parts of Sikeston's game the past few seasons has been the teamwork of seniors Lauren Beydler and Esther Chinwuko. As the primary setter, Beydler sets up the bulk of the Lady Bulldogs' kill attempts while Chinwuko has a knack for slamming them down...
Sikeston netters win match during doubles district tournament (09/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs tennis team closed out the team portion of their season on Monday with a 5-1 loss to Poplar Bluff during the Class 2, District 1 tournament. Sikeston's lone win came in doubles competition with Ali Price and Peyton Henson beating the Lady Mules' Nammra Haq and Nikkia Hickman in a tie breaker, 9-8 (7-5)...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer downs Fredericktown, JV football bows to Mules (09/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FREDERICKTOWN -- The Sikeston soccer team moved to .500 on the season following a 6-1 win over Fredericktown on the road Monday. Sikeston (8-8-1) went ahead 2-0 by halftime and added another four goals to close the game out...
September 30, 2014 Scoreboard (09/30/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Leopold spikers sweep Woodland (09/30/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Leopold spikers sweep Woodland (09/30/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Sikeston netters win match during doubles district tournament (09/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs tennis team closed out the team portion of their season on Monday with a 5-1 loss to Poplar Bluff during the Class 2, District 1 tournament. Sikeston's lone win came in doubles competition with Ali Price and Peyton Henson beating the Lady Mules' Nammra Haq and Nikkia Hickman in a tie breaker, 9-8 (7-5)...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer downs Fredericktown, JV football bows to Mules (09/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FREDERICKTOWN -- The Sikeston soccer team moved to .500 on the season following a 6-1 win over Fredericktown on the road Monday. Sikeston (8-8-1) went ahead 2-0 by halftime and added another four goals to close the game out...
Sikeston falls to Advance in straight sets 25-21, 25-19. (09/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite a strong first set and a late rally in the second, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs couldn't escape the sweep against visiting Advance on Monday, 25-21, 25-19. Neither team was able to gain much ground on the other to start the night as they drew out to a 21-21 tie late in the first set...
Sikeston takes second at Kickapoo tournament (09/29/14)
SPRINGFIELD -- Splitting a pair of games against Waynesville and Greenwood on Saturday, the Sikeston Bulldogs' soccer team took second place in this weekend's Kickapoo tournament in Springfield. The Bulldogs opened play Friday with a 2-1 win over Carthage...
Sikeston falls to Advance in straight sets, 25-21, 25-19. (09/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite a strong first set and a late rally in the second, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs couldn't escape the sweep against visiting Advance on Monday, 25-21, 25-19. Neither team was able to gain much ground on the other to start the night as they drew out to a 21-21 tie late in the first set...
September 29, 2014 Scoreboard (09/29/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston takes second at Kickapoo tournament (09/29/14)
SPRINGFIELD -- Splitting a pair of games against Waynesville and Greenwood on Saturday, the Sikeston Bulldogs' soccer team took second place in this weekend's Kickapoo tournament in Springfield. The Bulldogs opened play Friday with a 2-1 win over Carthage...
Sikeston comes up short against Poplar Bluff 14-13 (09/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The difference between exhilaration and heartbreak is a fine line. The Sikeston Bulldogs know that all too well at this point in the season. For the third-straight week, Sikeston had a game come down to the final minute. They split the first two, but fell short on Friday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium in a disappointing 14-13 loss to Poplar Bluff...
Sikeston comes up short against Poplar Bluff 14-13 (09/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The difference between exhilaration and heartbreak is a fine line. The Sikeston Bulldogs know that all too well at this point in the season. For the third-straight week, Sikeston had a game come down to the final minute. They split the first two, but fell short on Friday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium in a disappointing 14-13 loss to Poplar Bluff...
Kelly strikes early leaving Sikeston with 9-1 loss (09/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Facing one of the best pitcher's in the area in Alexis Dock and a stellar defense to match, the Sikeston Bulldogs found out Tuesday just how dangerous it can be to spot the Kelly Lady Hawks an early lead. Giving up a combined five runs in the first two innings, Sikeston never caught up falling 9-1 to the Lady Hawks...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston ties Anna-Jonesboro, Dexter sweeps Lady Bulldogs (09/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ANNA, Ill. -- Sam Cox and Audie Hay each found the back of the net during Sikeston's 2-2 tie against Anna-Jonesboro, Ill., Thursday. Overtime is not permitted in Illinois. Anna-Jonesboro, who's only losses on the season are to Perryville and Notre Dame, held a two-goal lead at halftime...
Updated with SCAA volleyball scores: Bernie baseball team bests Bloomfield 4-1, Dexter volleyball team downs Sikeston (09/26/14)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball program concluded regular-season play with a 4-1 home win against Bloomfield Thursday. Brock Beacham secured the victory on the hill. He struck out 10 and walked two in a five-inning relief appearance. He did not allow a hit and pitched out of a bases-loaded one-out jam in the top of the third inning...
Kelly strikes early leaving Sikeston with 9-1 loss (09/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Facing one of the best pitcher's in the area in Alexis Dock and a stellar defense to match, the Sikeston Bulldogs found out Tuesday just how dangerous it can be to spot the Kelly Lady Hawks an early lead. Giving up a combined five runs in the first two innings, Sikeston never caught up falling 9-1 to the Lady Hawks...
Bernie baseball team bests Bloomfield 4-1, Dexter volleyball team downs Sikeston (09/26/14)
BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules baseball program concluded regular-season play with a 4-1 home win against Bloomfield Thursday. Brock Beacham secured the victory on the hill. He struck out 10 and walked two in a five-inning relief appearance. He did not allow a hit and pitched out of a bases-loaded one-out jam in the top of the third inning...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston ties Anna-Jonesboro, Dexter sweeps Lady Bulldogs (09/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ANNA, Ill. -- Sam Cox and Audie Hay each found the back of the net during Sikeston's 2-2 tie against Anna-Jonesboro, Ill., Thursday. Overtime is not permitted in Illinois. Anna-Jonesboro, who's only losses on the season are to Perryville and Notre Dame, held a two-goal lead at halftime...
Sikeston plays host to slumping Poplar Bluff (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston football coach Kent Gibbs found out a lot about his team last Friday. He found out that his team has some guts. He found out that his team has some heart. And he found out that his team still wants to win...
Sikeston kicks losing streak with 16-6 win over Fredericktown (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston's past few games have been forgettable in the mind of Maggie Shepherd. So, that's what she did. Shepherd forgot about Sikeston's last three losses and led the Lady Bulldogs to a 16-6 win in five innings over Fredericktown Wednesday...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter tennis downs Sikeston, Kelly rolls 16-1 (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- The Sikeston tennis team lost 8-1 to Dexter Wednesday on the road. Allenna Landers gave the Lady Bulldogs their lone victory with an 8-3 win over Kalee Howard. "We learned today that we are still improving as a team," Sikeston tennis coach Russ Dial said. "Last time our match against Dexter had a larger deficit. We won many more games this time around. Dexter has a good team so we know we're still improving our play going into districts."...
High school roundup: Freshman blasts HR to lift Jackson softball team (09/25/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
High school roundup: Freshman blasts HR to lift Jackson softball team (09/25/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
September 25, 2014 Scoreboard (09/25/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Dexter girls tennis team's win total reaches double digits with victory against Sikeston (09/25/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter varsity girls tennis team increased its win total to double digits with an 8-1 home victory against Sikeston Wednesday afternoon. "The girls came out ready to play," Dexter coach Kurt Lovelady said. "We were moving the ball well and we got some lopsided victories. We had some matches that were close that I knew would be close, but I was pleased with the results. We've had a hard week so far and it doesn't get any easier Thursday."...
Dexter girls tennis team's win total reaches double digits with victory against Sikeston (09/25/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter varsity girls tennis team increased its win total to double digits with an 8-1 home victory against Sikeston Wednesday afternoon. "The girls came out ready to play," Dexter coach Kurt Lovelady said. "We were moving the ball well and we got some lopsided victories. We had some matches that were close that I knew would be close, but I was pleased with the results. We've had a hard week so far and it doesn't get any easier Thursday."...
Sikeston plays host to slumping Poplar Bluff (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston football coach Kent Gibbs found out a lot about his team last Friday. He found out that his team has some guts. He found out that his team has some heart. And he found out that his team still wants to win...
Sikeston kicks losing streak with 16-6 win over Fredericktown (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston's past few games have been forgettable in the mind of Maggie Shepherd. So, that's what she did. Shepherd forgot about Sikeston's last three losses and led the Lady Bulldogs to a 16-6 win in five innings over Fredericktown Wednesday...
Sikeston plays host to slumping Poplar Bluff (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston football coach Kent Gibbs found out a lot about his team last Friday. He found out that his team has some guts. He found out that his team has some heart. And he found out that his team still wants to win...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter tennis downs Sikeston, Kelly rolls 16-1 (09/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- The Sikeston tennis team lost 8-1 to Dexter Wednesday on the road. Allenna Landers gave the Lady Bulldogs their lone victory with an 8-3 win over Kalee Howard. "We learned today that we are still improving as a team," Sikeston tennis coach Russ Dial said. "Last time our match against Dexter had a larger deficit. We won many more games this time around. Dexter has a good team so we know we're still improving our play going into districts."...
Sikeston takes down visiting Oran in straight sets (09/24/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- As they enter the home stretch of the season the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs are starting to build a little momentum following their 3-8-1 start to the season. On Tuesday they picked up their second win and sweep in as many days with a 25-17, 25-18 decision over the visiting Oran Lady Eagles...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer falls in OT, Dexter sweeps Leopold (09/24/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- A hat trick from Sam Cox gave Sikeston a 3-0 lead in the first 20 minutes. That lead wouldn't hold. Jackson climbed back to defeat the Bulldogs 4-3 in overtime Tuesday. "After that first 20 minutes it seemed like Jackson wanted it more than we did," Sikeston head coach Gabe Dement said. "You can't give a team like Jackson a chance at momentum especially at home. We had our chances but we were just going through the motions I felt."...
September 24, 2014 Scoreboard (09/24/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer falls in OT, Dexter sweeps Leopold (09/24/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- A hat trick from Sam Cox gave Sikeston a 3-0 lead in the first 20 minutes. That lead wouldn't hold. Jackson climbed back to defeat the Bulldogs 4-3 in overtime Tuesday. "After that first 20 minutes it seemed like Jackson wanted it more than we did," Sikeston head coach Gabe Dement said. "You can't give a team like Jackson a chance at momentum especially at home. We had our chances but we were just going through the motions I felt."...
Sikeston takes down visiting Oran in straight sets (09/24/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- As they enter the home stretch of the season the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs are starting to build a little momentum following their 3-8-1 start to the season. On Tuesday they picked up their second win and sweep in as many days with a 25-17, 25-18 decision over the visiting Oran Lady Eagles...
High school roundup: Jackson soccer rallies for 4-3 win (09/23/14)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
September 23, 2014 Scoreboard (09/23/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Central volleyball team wins at home (09/23/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Central volleyball team wins at home (09/23/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston falls in six, SHS tennis blanks Charleston (09/22/14)
Staff reports sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- Maggie Shepherd hit a triple and Myca Martin added two more hits but Sikeston fell to Jackson 11-1 on the road Monday. Sikeston (9-9) took a 1-0 lead after one inning but Jackson, who finished with 16 hits, blew the game open with five runs in the second and three more in the third...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston falls in six, SHS tennis blanks Charleston (09/22/14)
Staff reports sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- Maggie Shepherd hit a triple and Myca Martin added two more hits but Sikeston fell to Jackson 11-1 on the road Monday. Sikeston (9-9) took a 1-0 lead after one inning but Jackson, who finished with 16 hits, blew the game open with five runs in the second and three more in the third...
Sikeston snaps two-game losing streak with 14-13 win over Farmington (09/20/14)
The Bulldogs improved to 3-2 with the conference road win.
Sikeston snaps two-game losing streak with 14-13 win over Farmington (09/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- It's difficult to call a game at the mid-point of the season a "must-win" game. But Friday night's matchup at Farmington, at least in the eyes of Sikeston head coach Kent Gibbs, was truly a game the Bulldogs had to win...
Chaffee softball team breaks slump, plays spoiler in 12-11 win over Sikeston (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- On a night they honored the past, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell back into some old habits. Sikeston's first softball coach, Connie Spears, was honored before the game as part of Sikeston's Alumni Day Tuesday but Chaffee dampened the mood following a 12-11 Lady Devil win...
Late goals by Poplar Bluff doom Bulldogs 2-1 (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With an early second half goal from senior Audie Hay, the Sikeston Bulldogs were in prime position Thursday to hand visiting Poplar Bluff its first district loss of the season. Jeffry Hardin had other plans, however, as the Mules' sophomore scored twice in the final 20 minutes to hand Sikeston its second straight loss, 2-1...
PREP ROUNDUP: Portageville volleyball leads the way at Gideon, Sikeston volleyball notches win (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com GIDEON -- Portageville, New Madrid County Central and Charleston all advanced to the tournament portion of the Gideon Volleyball Tournament while Richland fell just short in pool play Thursday night. Portageville defeated Delta C-7 (25-9, 25-13), Cooter (25-21, 25-16) and then split with NMCC (25-15, 22-25) to advance to Saturday's tournament play while the Lady Eagles split with Cooter (24-26, 25-13) and swept Delta C-7 (25-21, 25-15)...
Chaffee softball team breaks slump, plays spoiler in 12-11 win over Sikeston (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- On a night they honored the past, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell back into some old habits. Sikeston's first softball coach, Connie Spears, was honored before the game as part of Sikeston's Alumni Day Tuesday but Chaffee dampened the mood following a 12-11 Lady Devil win...
Late goals by Poplar Bluff doom Bulldogs 2-1 (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With an early second half goal from senior Audie Hay, the Sikeston Bulldogs were in prime position Thursday to hand visiting Poplar Bluff its first district loss of the season. Jeffry Hardin had other plans, however, as the Mules' sophomore scored twice in the final 20 minutes to hand Sikeston its second straight loss, 2-1...
PREP ROUNDUP: Portageville volleyball leads the way at Gideon, Sikeston volleyball notches win (09/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com GIDEON -- Portageville, New Madrid County Central and Charleston all advanced to the tournament portion of the Gideon Volleyball Tournament while Richland fell just short in pool play Thursday night. Portageville defeated Delta C-7 (25-9, 25-13), Cooter (25-21, 25-16) and then split with NMCC (25-15, 22-25) to advance to Saturday's tournament play while the Lady Eagles split with Cooter (24-26, 25-13) and swept Delta C-7 (25-21, 25-15)...
High school roundup:Notre Dame spikers sweep visiting Bloomfield (09/19/14)
Notre Dame's Abbie McAlister hammered 12 kills, while senior Lydia Goodson had nine kills on 11 attempts to lift the Bulldogs to a 25-16, 25-18 volleyball victory over visiting Bloomfield on Thursday. Marianna Below notched nine consecutive service points in the first set for Notre Dame (12-4-1) before the visiting Wildcats scored. Below had two service aces during the stretch...
High school roundup:Notre Dame spikers sweep visiting Bloomfield (09/19/14)
Notre Dame's Abbie McAlister hammered 12 kills, while senior Lydia Goodson had nine kills on 11 attempts to lift the Bulldogs to a 25-16, 25-18 volleyball victory over visiting Bloomfield on Thursday. Marianna Below notched nine consecutive service points in the first set for Notre Dame (12-4-1) before the visiting Wildcats scored. Below had two service aces during the stretch...
Sikeston football team faces Farmington after two crushing losses (09/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The season started with promise. A pair of lopsided victories over Charleston and New Madrid County Central gave the Sikeston Bulldogs reason to be excited. But a loss to powerful Cape Central and a crushing last-minute defeat last week to Dexter has the season in a state of flux...
Prep Football Glance -- Week 5 (09/18/14)
Our prep football glance gives vital information for our local teams entering their weekly matchups. Learn your team's opponent, go-to players, conference standings and the series history between the two throughout the season.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston, Kelly roll to big wins on the road (09/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- Senior Maggie Shepherd went 3 for 3 with a home run helping Sikeston to a 16-1 victory over East Prairie in three innings. Kylie Noe added two hits including a triple. Hanna Placek and Ashton Drake each had two hits as well. Drake chipped in a double...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston, Kelly roll to big wins on the road (09/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- Senior Maggie Shepherd went 3 for 3 with a home run helping Sikeston to a 16-1 victory over East Prairie in three innings. Kylie Noe added two hits including a triple. Hanna Placek and Ashton Drake each had two hits as well. Drake chipped in a double...
Sikeston football team faces Farmington after two crushing losses (09/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The season started with promise. A pair of lopsided victories over Charleston and New Madrid County Central gave the Sikeston Bulldogs reason to be excited. But a loss to powerful Cape Central and a crushing last-minute defeat last week to Dexter has the season in a state of flux...
Prep Football Glance -- Week 5 (09/18/14)
Our prep football glance gives vital information for our local teams entering their weekly matchups. Learn your team's opponent, go-to players, conference standings and the series history between the two throughout the season.
Sikeston suffers second defeat to rival Notre Dame (09/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In their last meeting during the Notre Dame Soccerfest's opening round, Sikeston and Notre Dame battled through regulation and two overtimes without neither team scoring a single goal. It was a game that was finally decided on penalty kicks with Notre Dame coming out on top...
Inconsistency plagues Sikeston in straight set loss to Jackson (09/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team has fallen into an unwanted pattern of late. They take on their opponent as well as themselves. Sikeston's play fluctuated for most of the night which led to a straight-set loss to visiting Jackson 26-24 and 25-12 Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House...
PREP ROUNDUP: SHS netters fall, Kelly shuts out Twin Rivers (09/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston lost all three of its tie breakers which wound up deciding their 5-4 loss to visiting Caruthersville Tuesday. "It was tough for us to lose them all especially the last singles match because that would determine the winner of the dual contest," Sikeston head coach Russ Dial said. "Still, we're keeping our heads up because we did play well."...
September 17, 2014 Scoreboard (09/17/14)
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Inconsistency plagues Sikeston in straight set loss to Jackson (09/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team has fallen into an unwanted pattern of late. They take on their opponent as well as themselves. Sikeston's play fluctuated for most of the night which led to a straight-set loss to visiting Jackson 26-24 and 25-12 Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House...
PREP ROUNDUP: SHS netters fall, Kelly shuts out Twin Rivers (09/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston lost all three of its tie breakers which wound up deciding their 5-4 loss to visiting Caruthersville Tuesday. "It was tough for us to lose them all especially the last singles match because that would determine the winner of the dual contest," Sikeston head coach Russ Dial said. "Still, we're keeping our heads up because we did play well."...
Sikeston suffers second defeat to rival Notre Dame (09/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In their last meeting during the Notre Dame Soccerfest's opening round, Sikeston and Notre Dame battled through regulation and two overtimes without neither team scoring a single goal. It was a game that was finally decided on penalty kicks with Notre Dame coming out on top...
Sikeston offense not enough in 13-6 loss to Notre Dame (09/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The measuring stick for the Sikeston softball team has always been their rival from the north. Playing Notre Dame close is a small victory in the eyes of Sikeston head coach Eric Voorhees. After two competitive games that eventually went south, Voorhees is pleased with the direction his young team is headed but he realizes they're not there yet...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer team shuts out Saxony (09/16/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- Sam Cox scored his seventh goal of the season and goalie Max Ault recorded his second shutout during Sikeston's 3-0 win over Saxony Lutheran Monday on the road. Audi Hay and Conner Merideth also added goals...
High school roundup: Jackson softball team wins big for 10th victory (09/16/14)
All high school scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
High school roundup: Jackson softball team wins big for 10th victory (09/16/14)
All high school scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
September 16, 2014 Scoreboard (09/16/14)
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Sikeston offense not enough in 13-6 loss to Notre Dame (09/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The measuring stick for the Sikeston softball team has always been their rival from the north. Playing Notre Dame close is a small victory in the eyes of Sikeston head coach Eric Voorhees. After two competitive games that eventually went south, Voorhees is pleased with the direction his young team is headed but he realizes they're not there yet...
High school roundup: Notre Dame volleyball sweeps Advance (09/16/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Notre Dame volleyball sweeps Advance (09/16/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer team shuts out Saxony (09/16/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- Sam Cox scored his seventh goal of the season and goalie Max Ault recorded his second shutout during Sikeston's 3-0 win over Saxony Lutheran Monday on the road. Audi Hay and Conner Merideth also added goals...
Dexter claims first Dig for Life Classic title (09/15/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team took home the top prize at the 48-team Dig for Life Classic for the first time in school history Saturday evening at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau. Dexter outlasted Park Hills Central 25-15, 25-13 in the title game after beating Notre Dame 25-12, 25-22 in a semifinal, St. Vincent 25-10, 25-14 in a quarterfinal and Eminence 25-11, 25-5 in a Round of 16 contest...
Sikeston swept by Bloomfield, 25-14, 25-14 (09/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD -- Unable to find much momentum to counter Bloomfield's front court game, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell to the hosting Lady Wildcats on Monday night in straight sets, 25-14, 25-14. "We got out-played and out-hustled," Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler said. "After the big (Dig for Life this past weekend), we made a slight adjustment to our defense. The few times we executed it properly it did a real good job and did exactly what it was intended to do...
September 15, 2014 Scoreboard (09/15/14)
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Dexter claims first Dig for Life Classic title (09/15/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity volleyball team took home the top prize at the 48-team Dig for Life Classic for the first time in school history Saturday evening at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau. Dexter outlasted Park Hills Central 25-15, 25-13 in the title game after beating Notre Dame 25-12, 25-22 in a semifinal, St. Vincent 25-10, 25-14 in a quarterfinal and Eminence 25-11, 25-5 in a Round of 16 contest...
Dexter football team knocks off Sikeston with 'hook and ladder' in final minute (09/13/14)
With 48 seconds left in the game, the Sikeston Bulldogs capped off an improbable drive with the go-ahead touchdown. Nine seconds later, Dexter did something even more improbable.
Briefly: Dexter claims first Dig for Life Classic volleyball title (all SCAA scores included) (09/14/14)
Dexter beat Park Hills Central 25-15, 25-13 in the gold bracket championship, Portageville defeated Poplar Bluff 25-21, 15-25, 25-23 in the silver bracket championship and Malden beat Clarkton 25-21, 25-19 in the bronze bracket championship of the 48-team Dig for Life Classic volleyball tournament Saturday night at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau...
Dig for Life Scores (09/14/14)
COMPLETE POOL PLAY RESULTS POOL A/B Dexter def. Twin Rivers 25-11, 25-10 Central (Park Hills) def. Cooter 25-7, 25-3 Holcomb split South Iron 25-17, 22-25 Dexter def. Central (Park Hills) 25-20, 25-21 Holcomb def. Twin Rivers 25-19, 25-24 South Iron def. Cooter 25-9, 25-22...
Hook-and-lateral propels Dexter football team past Sikeston in closing minute (09/14/14)
Editor's note: This story and photos will also be available in the next print edition of Dexter Daily Statesman Tuesday morning. SIKESTON, Mo. - Dexter head football coach Justin Peden knew his players had not lost hope after Sikeston scored a touchdown to move ahead 15-14 with 49 seconds remaining in regulation Friday night...
Dexter knocks off Sikeston with 'hook and ladder' in final minute (09/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With 48 seconds left in the game, the Sikeston Bulldogs capped off an improbable drive with the go-ahead touchdown. Nine seconds later, Dexter did something even more improbable. The Bearcats perfectly executed a "hook and ladder" play from 49 yards out to pull off a stunning finish to defeat Sikeston 20-15 at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium on Friday...
Sikeston volleyball falls on the road to Poplar Bluff in straight sets (09/12/14)
POPLAR BLUFF (SMNS) -- The Sikeston Lady Bulld lost on the road to Poplar Bluff in straight sets, 25-19 and 25-13. There were seven lead changes and six ties in the opening game. Sikeston pulled ahead 14-12 on an ace by Lauren Beydler but Poplar Bluff scored the next seven points...
High school football, Week 4: Jackson begins title defense (09/12/14)
Last week: Farmington 13, Poplar Bluff 0; Jackson 22, Marquette 14 Last year: Jackson 38, Farmington 7 Outlook: Jackson officially begins defense of its SEMO North title in its homecoming game tonight. The Farmington-Jackson results have reflected the plight of the two programs since the Knights joined the SEMO North Conference for the 2008 season. ...
Sikeston volleyball falls on the road to Poplar Bluff in straight sets (09/12/14)
POPLAR BLUFF (SMNS) -- The Sikeston Lady Bulld lost on the road to Poplar Bluff in straight sets, 25-19 and 25-13. There were seven lead changes and six ties in the opening game. Sikeston pulled ahead 14-12 on an ace by Lauren Beydler but Poplar Bluff scored the next seven points...
PREP ROUNDUP: Richland rallies for three set win, Lady Bulldogs blank Oran 13-0 (09/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ESSEX -- The Richland Lady Rebels volleyball team rallied to defeat Bell City 15-25, 25-23, 27-25 on Wednesday afternoon. Richland dropped the first set but took a commanding lead in the second set 24-17, before the Lady Cubs responded. Bell City cut the Lady Rebels advantage to 24-23 before a ball fell just out on the sideline, giving Richland the second set...
September 11, 2014 Scoreboard (09/11/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Richland rallies for three set win, Lady Bulldogs blank Oran 13-0 (09/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ESSEX -- The Richland Lady Rebels volleyball team rallied to defeat Bell City 15-25, 25-23, 27-25 on Wednesday afternoon. Richland dropped the first set but took a commanding lead in the second set 24-17, before the Lady Cubs responded. Bell City cut the Lady Rebels advantage to 24-23 before a ball fell just out on the sideline, giving Richland the second set...
Sikeston looking to bounce back against Dexter (09/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sometimes teams get blown out. It happens in sports on all levels. How a team responds after being on the receiving end of a lopsided score -- those are the moments that often define a team's character. The Sikeston Bulldogs will see exactly what they are made of tomorrow night when they host Dexter at 7 p.m. at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium...
Bulldogs bounce back with 5-3 win over Cape Central (09/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After back-to-back losses to Perryville by a combined 12 goals, the Sikeston Bulldogs got back on the right track Tuesday against visiting Cape Central. Sophomore Sam Cox provided the Bulldogs with two goals in the first 20 minutes and the Bulldogs never looked back as they downed the Tigers 5-3 and get back to .500 on the season...
Sikeston volleyball falls in three sets to Puxico (09/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After losing the first set by six points, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs began to feel the flow. They rode that momentum to a dominating 25-10 win in the second set. But just like that, it was gone. Puxico started the final set with a 5-0 lead and outlasted Sikeston 25-22 to win the match at the Sikeston Field House...
Sikeston looking to bounce back against Dexter (09/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sometimes teams get blown out. It happens in sports on all levels. How a team responds after being on the receiving end of a lopsided score -- those are the moments that often define a team's character. The Sikeston Bulldogs will see exactly what they are made of tomorrow night when they host Dexter at 7 p.m. at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium...
September 10, 2014 Scoreboard (09/10/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston softball falls back to .500, Lady Bulldog netters blank Charleston (09/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Dropping back to .500 on the season, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell to visiting Cape Central 12-1 on Tuesday via the mercy rule. Sikeston held the Lady Tigers to four runs over the first four innings, but a three-run rally in the top of the fifth put them ahead 7-0...
Jackson volleyball team rolls past Central (09/10/14)
All high school scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Bulldogs bounce back with 5-3 win over Cape Central (09/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After back-to-back losses to Perryville by a combined 12 goals, the Sikeston Bulldogs got back on the right track Tuesday against visiting Cape Central. Sophomore Sam Cox provided the Bulldogs with two goals in the first 20 minutes and the Bulldogs never looked back as they downed the Tigers 5-3 and get back to .500 on the season...
Sikeston volleyball falls in three sets to Puxico (09/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After losing the first set by six points, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs began to feel the flow. They rode that momentum to a dominating 25-10 win in the second set. But just like that, it was gone. Puxico started the final set with a 5-0 lead and outlasted Sikeston 25-22 to win the match at the Sikeston Field House...
Jackson volleyball team rolls past Central (09/10/14)
All high school scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Perryville boys soccer team blasts Sikeston 9-0 (09/09/14)
PERRYVILLE, MO. -- While the goals poured in for Perryville, two seniors and a junior anchored a defense that made life easy for goalkeeper Luke Dobbelare.
PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly's Dock wins sixth, Sikeston football swept by Cape Central (09/09/14)
Kelly pitcher Alexis Dock improved to 6-0 on the season as the Lady Hawks pushed past visiting Cape Central 10-1 Monday at Kelly High School.
September 9, 2014 Scoreboard (09/09/14)
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Perryville boys soccer team blasts Sikeston 9-0 (09/09/14)
PERRYVILLE, MO. -- While the goals poured in for Perryville, two seniors and a junior anchored a defense that made life easy for goalkeeper Luke Dobbelare.
PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly's Dock wins sixth, Sikeston football swept by Cape Central (09/09/14)
Kelly pitcher Alexis Dock improved to 6-0 on the season as the Lady Hawks pushed past visiting Cape Central 10-1 Monday at Kelly High School.
September 8, 2014 Scoreboard (09/08/14)
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Central football team takes down Sikeston in 47-7 rout (09/06/14)
For as explosive as the Tigers' offense has been this season, questions have continued to linger about the team's defense. Many of those questions were put to rest Friday night as Central put on an all-around dominant performance in a 47-7 win over conference and district rival Sikeston at Tiger Stadium.
Sikeston finishes sixth in Notre Dame Softballfest (09/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- After opening up the final day of play in Notre Dame's Softballfest with a win over Perryville, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell 7-3 to Naylor later Saturday afternoon to finish with sixth-place in the tournament...
Complete game performance propels Dexter football team by Charleston 67-14 (09/07/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - After exhibiting spurts of greatness in close losses to traditional talents Ste. Genevieve and Poplar Bluff in the opening weeks of the season the Dexter Bearcats finally executed for four quarters Friday night against Charleston at Charles Bland Stadium...
Cape Central rolls over Sikeston 47-7 (09/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- There were plenty of lofty expectations for the Cape Central Tigers entering the season. The Tigers more than lived up to that hype with a dominating 47-7 win over Sikeston on Friday night at Cape Central High School in the 100th meeting between the two rivals...
Bulldogs soccer bounces back with win over Cape Central (09/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldogs soccer team rebounded from a crushing defeat nearly 24 hours earlier to beat Cape Central 3-2 Friday during the Notre Dame Soccerfest at Notre Dame High School. Adam Johnson scored two goals for Sikeston both came off assists from Audie Hay...
Cape Central rolls over Sikeston 47-7 (09/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- There were plenty of lofty expectations for the Cape Central Tigers entering the season. The Tigers more than lived up to that hype with a dominating 47-7 win over Sikeston on Friday night at Cape Central High School in the 100th meeting between the two rivals...
Bulldogs soccer bounces back with win over Cape Central (09/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldogs soccer team rebounded from a crushing defeat nearly 24 hours earlier to beat Cape Central 3-2 Friday during the Notre Dame Soccerfest at Notre Dame High School. Adam Johnson scored two goals for Sikeston both came off assists from Audie Hay...
Central football team takes down Sikeston in 47-7 rout (09/06/14)
For as explosive as the Tigers' offense has been this season, questions have continued to linger about the team's defense. Many of those questions were put to rest Friday night as Central put on an all-around dominant performance in a 47-7 win over conference and district rival Sikeston at Tiger Stadium.
Perryville softball rallies past Poplar Bluff at SoftballFest (09/05/14)
The Pirates won 4-2 at the Notre Dame SoftballFest but may have lost their pitcher in the process.
Lady Bulldogs pull off three set win against Saxony Lutheran (09/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After losing the first set and on their way to another, Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler wanted to regroup. During the timeout he told his team to relax and simply worry about scoring the next point. After that, worry about the next one and so on...
Penalty kicks doom Sikeston, fall 1-0 to Notre Dame in OT (09/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- After 100 minutes of close calls and not a single goal by either team, Notre Dame had little trouble finding the net when it came time for penalty kicks against Sikeston Thursday in the opening round of Notre Dame Soccerfest...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston splits at Softballfest, Sikeston JH football blanks NMCC 43-0 (09/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Madison Smith hit a walk off single in the sixth inning to beat Chaffee Thursday during the first round of the Notre Dame Softballfest at Notre Dame High School. The Lady Bulldogs (4-3) won the game 5-4 due to the time limit rule but wound up losing to Notre Dame 7-1 in their second game of the day...
September 5, 2014 Scoreboard (09/05/14)
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Penalty kicks doom Sikeston, fall 1-0 to Notre Dame in OT (09/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- After 100 minutes of close calls and not a single goal by either team, Notre Dame had little trouble finding the net when it came time for penalty kicks against Sikeston Thursday in the opening round of Notre Dame Soccerfest...
Lady Bulldogs pull off three set win against Saxony Lutheran (09/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After losing the first set and on their way to another, Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler wanted to regroup. During the timeout he told his team to relax and simply worry about scoring the next point. After that, worry about the next one and so on...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston splits at Softballfest, Sikeston JH football blanks NMCC 43-0 (09/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Madison Smith hit a walk off single in the sixth inning to beat Chaffee Thursday during the first round of the Notre Dame Softballfest at Notre Dame High School. The Lady Bulldogs (4-3) won the game 5-4 due to the time limit rule but wound up losing to Notre Dame 7-1 in their second game of the day...
Perryville softball rallies past Poplar Bluff at SoftballFest (09/05/14)
The Pirates won 4-2 at the Notre Dame SoftballFest but may have lost their pitcher in the process.
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran volleyball team falls to Sikeston (09/05/14)
All the local high school events were reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school football capsules: Week 3 (09/05/14)
Sikeston (2-0) at Central (2-0) Last week: Sikeston 35, New Madrid 6; Central 41, St. Charles West 21 Last year: Central 29, Sikeston 17 (Week 7) Outlook: These longtime SEMO North rivals enter their 100th meeting unbeaten. The rivalry, has gone through phases, with Sikeston holding a slight edge at 50-42-7. Since the start of the millennium, Central leads the series 8-7 after winning the last two meetings...
High school football capsules: Week 3 (09/05/14)
Sikeston (2-0) at Central (2-0) Last week: Sikeston 35, New Madrid 6; Central 41, St. Charles West 21 Last year: Central 29, Sikeston 17 (Week 7) Outlook: These longtime SEMO North rivals enter their 100th meeting unbeaten. The rivalry, has gone through phases, with Sikeston holding a slight edge at 50-42-7. Since the start of the millennium, Central leads the series 8-7 after winning the last two meetings...
High school roundup: Saxony Lutheran volleyball team falls to Sikeston (09/05/14)
All the local high school events were reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
100th meeting pits 2-0 Sikeston, Cape Central (09/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Sikeston and Cape Central have been going at it for a long time on the football field. Many of them nail-biters. Some of them blowouts. All of them intense. With Sikeston holding a close 50-42-7 edge in the all-time series, the rivalry has been about as close as you can get...
Nash powers Farmington over Sikeston 11-1 (09/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston tried giving Farmington's Kaila Nash a free base. She took two. It was that kind of day for Nash as she helped power Farmington past Sikeston 11-1 in six innings Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex...
September 4, 2014 Scoreboard (09/04/14)
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100th meeting pits 2-0 Sikeston, Cape Central (09/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Sikeston and Cape Central have been going at it for a long time on the football field. Many of them nail-biters. Some of them blowouts. All of them intense. With Sikeston holding a close 50-42-7 edge in the all-time series, the rivalry has been about as close as you can get...
Nash powers Farmington over Sikeston 11-1 (09/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston tried giving Farmington's Kaila Nash a free base. She took two. It was that kind of day for Nash as she helped power Farmington past Sikeston 11-1 in six innings Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex...
PREP ROUNDUP: Notre Dame edges Portageville, Kelly takes down Naylor (09/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Despite an excellent pitching performance from junior Taylor Tiffany, Portageville fell to host Notre Dame 2-1 Tuesday in a extra innings. Portageville jumped out to an early lead with their only run of the day in the top of the first innings. They held their advantage until Notre Dame responded in the bottom of the sixth frame and the two teams played shutout ball until the bottom of the ninth...
Sikeston keeps slim hopes alive, beats Perryville in eight innings (09/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Their best chance to put the game away slipped right through Sikeston's fingers an inning before. When put in a similar situation, Sikeston head coach Eric Voorhees planned for a better attack. Hanna Placek made sure it worked this time...
September 3, 2014 Scoreboard (09/03/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Notre Dame edges Portageville, Kelly takes down Naylor (09/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Despite an excellent pitching performance from junior Taylor Tiffany, Portageville fell to host Notre Dame 2-1 Tuesday in a extra innings. Portageville jumped out to an early lead with their only run of the day in the top of the first innings. They held their advantage until Notre Dame responded in the bottom of the sixth frame and the two teams played shutout ball until the bottom of the ninth...