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Kyle Moore sinks 49 as Senath-Hornersville tops Kennett, 69-62 (02/10/16)
It was another one of those nights for Kyle Moore.
Cape Central boys basketball holds off archrival Jackson (02/10/16)
Cape Central's Jawone Newell found himself in a bit of trouble as he corralled a pass near the half-court line with his team clinging to a two-point lead over archrival Jackson late in the fourth quarter. With one foot in the air and two Jackson players closing in to trap, Newell lobbed a pass to the right baseline, and teammate Austin Parker was there to grab it...
Turnovers doom Sikeston girls in loss to Jackson (02/08/16)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs have made a living on creating havoc and causing turnovers for opposing offenses. But the Bulldogs got a dose of its own medicine on Monday night at the Sikeston Field House as Jackson pulled away for a 46-31 victory...
February 8, 2016 Scoreboard (02/08/16)
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Homecoming romp: Sikeston improves to 19-0 with 86-65 win over Poplar Bluff (02/06/16)
SIKESTON -- Poplar Bluff coach William Durden came into Sikeston with a plan of containing the Bulldogs' prolific 3-point shooting. While that strategy worked, it left the paint wide open for the Bulldogs. Sikeston consistently got numerous shots at the rim, five slam dunks, backdoor layups and offensive putbacks on its way to an 86-65 SEMO Conference victory over Poplar Bluff in front of a large homecoming crowd at the Sikeston Field House...
February 5, 2016 Scoreboard (02/05/16)
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Prep roundup: Sikeston girls glide past Scott City; Hayti, South Pemiscot boys both pull upsets in BCT semifinals (02/05/16)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston won their sixth-straight, thrashing Scott City 70-24 on the road Thursday night. The 70 points was Sikeston's biggest offensive output of the season as the Lady Bulldogs jumped out to a 20-4 lead in the first quarter and held a comfortable 44-12 lead at halftime...
Sikeston wrestlers blank Kennett 69-0 (02/05/16)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team returned home for the first time in nearly two months and had no problem with visiting Kennett, winning 69-0 on Senior Night. "The boys wrestled really well tonight," said Sikeston head coach Chris Lowe...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Meadow Heights boys basketball edges Zalma for MVC Tournament title (02/05/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Meadow Heights boys basketball edges Zalma for MVC Tournament title (02/05/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
February 4, 2016 Scoreboard (02/04/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: SCC rallies past Kelly, Sikeston girls win sixth straight (02/03/16)
BENTON, Mo. -- The Scott County Central Braves used a big fourth quarter to earn a 64-48 road win over Kelly Tuesday night. Kelly led at halftime 28-24 and the game was tied 37-37 after three quarters before Scott Central outscored the Hawks 27-11 in the final frame...
Despite sputtering offensively, Sikeston gets past Kennett (02/03/16)
KENNETT, Mo. -- Following up on the greatest shooting performance in school history is a tough act to follow. On the heels of Monday's superhuman 22 3-pointers in a 101-67 victory over Farmington, Sikeston found the iron unkind on Tuesday at Kennett, but the Bulldogs still found a way to defeat the Indians 68-53...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Oak Ridge boys basketball team yields first win to Richland (02/03/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Oak Ridge boys basketball team yields first win to Richland (02/03/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
February 2, 2016 Scoreboard (02/02/16)
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Sikeston's Lady Bulldogs top Kennett 46-33 (02/02/16)
KENNETT, Mo. -- Despite having to endure lengthy travels around Southeast Missouri, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs topped Kennett 46-33 Monday night to remain undefeated in 2016.
Sikeston sets records during 101-67 rout over Farmington (02/02/16)
"This doesn't just happen -- these guys have paid the price. They've worked year around. They put in a lot of time. Hard work pays off and all of these guys have put in hard work and a lot of time."
Sikeston's Lady Bulldogs top Kennett 46-33 (02/02/16)
KENNETT, Mo. -- Despite having to endure lengthy travels around Southeast Missouri, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs topped Kennett 46-33 Monday night to remain undefeated in 2016.
February 1, 2016 Scoreboard (02/01/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston eases through second Hillsboro Tournament championship (02/01/16)
Sikeston held Hillsboro (5-12) to two points in the first quarter and outscored them by 14 points in the second to take a 30-9 lead at halftime.
January 30, 2016 Scoreboard (01/30/16)
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Fall sports finalists announced for Semoball Awards (01/30/16)
High school athletes throughout the region were recognized Saturday as 55 student-athletes from across Southeast Missouri were announced as finalists for the Third Annual Semoball Awards. Final nominees from eight different sport categories -- football offense, football defense, volleyball, boys soccer, boys and girls cross country, boys swimming and diving and girls tennis -- were revealed on air on SEMO ESPN Radio...
Sikeston girls basketball team advances to finals of Hillsboro tournament (01/30/16)
HILLSBORO, Mo. -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs advanced to the championship game of the 35th Annual Hillsboro Tournament by downing Freeburg, Ill., 67-45 Friday night. Top-seeded Sikeston held a slim 25-23 lead at halftime but outscored their Illinois counterparts 24-9 in the third quarter to take a commanding 49-32 lead and never looked back...
Sikeston outruns Ritenour, defends its FZN tournament title 97-81 (01/30/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON, Mo. -- It's rare that Sikeston faces a team that is willing and able to play at the break-neck pace that the Bulldogs prefer. In Friday night's championship game of the 54th Annual Fort Zumwalt North Invitational, the second-seeded Ritenour Huskies welcomed the challenge with open arms...
PREP ROUNDUP: East Praire routs Delta, Caruthersville downs South Pemiscot (01/29/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com DELTA, Mo. (SMNS) -- Freshman Derez Tipler bucketed 17 points and was one of East Prairie's five players who finished in double digits in the Eagles' conference road rout over the Bobcats. Luke Marcum netted 15 points for East Prairie (10-9, 4-1 Scott-Mississippi Conference), which held a commanding 40-point lead at halftime. Dylan Lingle, Brett Ellis and Alex Cowgill added 12 points each for the Eagles...
January 27, 2016, Scoreboard (01/27/16)
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Sikeston reaches second straight final at FZN tournament (01/27/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON, Mo. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs are back in the championship game of the 54th Annual Fort Zumwalt North Invitational Tournament after defeating Troy on Wednesday night, 83-70. The top-seeded Bulldogs (15-0) will attempt to defend its title Friday night when they take on No. 2 seed Ritenour at 7:15 p.m...
PREP ROUNDUP: South Pem. downs NMCC, Sikeston girls ease through first round at Hillsboro (01/27/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com STEELE, Mo. -- The South Pemiscot Bulldogs used a strong fourth quarter to get past visiting New Madrid County Central 77-67 Tuesday night. South Pemiscot trailed 46-45 heading into the final frame before the Bulldogs went on a 9-2 run to start the quarter and never trailed again...
January 26, 2016 Scoreboard (01/26/16)
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Top-ranked Sikeston breezes through first round of Forth Zumwalt North Tournament (01/25/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON, Mo. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs shook off some early rust and rolled to an 81-53 win over Francis Howell North in the first round of the 54th Annual Fort Zumwalt North Invitational Tournament on Monday. The Bulldogs, who did not play a game last week due to inclement weather, haven't seen the court since beating Jackson on Jan. ...
January 25, 2016 Scoreboard (01/25/16)
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January 23, 2016 Scoreboard (01/23/16)
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Indians ousted as conference champions (01/23/16)
There's a reason nobody has ever won four consecutive SEMO Conference Wrestling Tournament team titles -- it's hard. And there's a reason why Farmington is ranked among the best teams in the state -- they're good. Both hurdles turned out to be too much to overcome as Jackson failed in its bid to win a fourth straight team championship, finishing as runner-up, six and a half points back of Farmington, 363-356.5, in the SEMO Conference Wrestling Tournament Saturday at Cape Central High School...
Sikeston takes third, finishes with two champions at SEMO Conference wrestling tournament (01/23/16)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- The Sikeston wrestling team finished the SEMO Conference wrestling tournament with two individual champions and third place as a team Saturday at Cape Central High School in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Sikeston ended the two-day tournament with 260 points. Farmington broke Jackson's string of three straight team titles with 363 points. Jackson finished second with 356.5...
Sikeston sending 12 to title bracket, Farmington edging Jackson for SEMO Conference Wrestling Tournament championship (01/22/16)
The annual tournament concludes Saturday at Cape Central High School where 14 individual champions will be crowned as well as an overall team champion.
Sikeston wins turnover-filled battle with Poplar Bluff 62-56 (01/22/16)
"All in all it was good team effort. A win is a win. An ugly win is an ugly win."
January 21, 2016 Scoreboard (01/21/16)
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Auggie Knutson, jr., Chaffee Gabriel Dudley, sr., Jackson Jeremy Elliott, sr., Jackson Landry Moore, sr., Jackson Levi Davidson, sr., Scott City Braden Cox, jr., Scott City Corey Starks, sr., Cape Central Matt Terbrak, sr., Perryville Brandon Renaud, (01/21/16)
Jersey number: 65 Favorite place to play: Chaffee High School Favorite warmup song: "Come With Me Now" by KONGOS Favorite pregame meal: Burger and fries Favorite memory from the season: Defeating Grandview to break our losing streak Favorite play from the season: Sacking Maurice Davis...
PREP ROUNDUP: Bloomfield snaps slide, Garner eclipses 100 career wins (01/20/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- The Bloomfield Wildcats bounced back from its recent two-game slide with a lopsided 72-47 win over Bernie on Tuesday at home. Tim Hecter sank five three's and led Bloomfield (13-3) with 27 points. Noah Vandiver added 20...
PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston dispatches Century in first game of Superman Classic (01/19/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com METROPOLIS, Ill. -- The Charleston boys basketball team pulled off a lopsided victory over Century during its first game of pool play Monday at the Superman Classic at Massac County High School in Metropolis, Ill. Charleston led 17-12 after the first quarter. They went on to score 60 points the next two quarters to lead 77-31 going into the fourth...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestlers finish fourth at 141 Rumble, Dexter girls rout Miller Career (01/18/16)
FENTON, Mo. -- The Sikeston wrestling team finished in fourth place during the 141 Rumble on Saturday at Rockwood Summit High School in Fenton, Mo. Sikeston, who had 10 of their 12 wrestlers place in the top eight, missed third place by a point and a half during the 12-team tournament...
January 16, 2016 Scoreboard (01/16/16)
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Sikeston nearly flawless in 74-44 rout over Jackson (01/16/16)
It was a nearly flawless performance by Sikeston, which caused 19 turnovers on the Indians, dominated the boards, shot a sizzling percentage from beyond the arc as well as a strong night from the free throw line.
Unbeaten Sikeston boys basketball team steams past Jackson, 74-44 (01/16/16)
Top-ranked Sikeston improved to 13-0 with the SEMO Conference victory.
Unbeaten Sikeston boys basketball team steams past Jackson, 74-44 (01/16/16)
Top-ranked Sikeston improved to 13-0 with the SEMO Conference victory.
January 15, 2016 Scoreboard (01/15/16)
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Sikeston wins fifth straight over Notre Dame, 46-34 (01/14/16)
Sikeston's Tyeshia Mitchell scored a game-high 25 points and pulled down 12 rebounds while Kiera Steward added 10 in a game that began to separate in the second half.
January 14, 2016 Scoreboard (01/14/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestling team goes 2-1 on the road, SCC and Oran to meet in Scott-Miss. finals (01/14/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com WINDSOR, Mo. -- The Sikeston wrestling team finished 2-1 on the road Wednesday during a quad taking down Windsor and Ste. Genevieve, but losing to Jackson. Sikeston defeated Ste. Genevieve 37-21 and Windsor 55-21. They fell to Jackson 54-18...
High school roundup: Jackson wrestling team improves to 9-0 on season (01/14/16)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Sikeston handles tough road test from Carbondale, 63-57 (01/13/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Faced with its biggest test of the season, the Sikeston Bulldogs showed what they were made of. The Bulldogs took to the road against a talented Carbondale, Ill., squad and emerged with a hard-fought 63-57 victory on Tuesday night...
Charleston lunges forward with second lopsided win over NMCC (01/13/16)
"It's big because it gives us confidence. They ended our year last year and we're just trying to bounce back and make it to state."
January 12, 2016 Scoreboard (01/12/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston girls roll NMCC, SCC and Charleston win routs at Scott-Miss. Tournament (01/12/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Erica Peet scored 13 and Tyeshia Mitchell added 11 as the Sikeston girls basketball team pulled off a 51-13 rout at home over New Madrid County Central. Sikeston (8-2) led 20-5 after the first quarter and 37-12 at the half...
January 11, 2016 Scoreboard (01/11/16)
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Thatch leads Sikeston to second win over Charleston (01/09/16)
Sikeston, which moved up to No. 1 in the latest Class 4 state poll, improved to 11-0 on the season and 3-0 in league play.
January 8, 2016 Scoreboard (01/08/16)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Risco gets past East Prairie; Charleston, Chaffee girls roll to wins (01/08/16)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO, Mo. -- The Risco Tigers put five players in double figures and used a strong defensive performance to pull away from visiting East Prairie 71-58 on Thursday. "This is a huge win for us," said Risco head coach Brandon Blankenship. "East Prairie has a good team. We put four quarters together for the first time all season and we got contributions from a lot of players. It was a total team effort."...
Stinnett reaches milestone in Sikeston wrestling team's dual road wins (01/07/16)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- The Sikeston wrestling team picked up two more wins on the road Wednesday at Poplar Bluff. The Bulldogs defeated Poplar Bluff 42-33 and Carterville, Ill., 73-6. "We wrestled very well tonight against a very much improved Poplar Bluff team," Sikeston coach Chris Lowe said. "Our kids wrestled aggressively and at a quick pace. We still have room for improvement and the boys are working very hard to improve everyday."...
Sikeston girl basketball team dispatches Farmington 60-40 (01/05/16)
They did it with defense and they did it by forcing turnovers -- Sikeston's recipe for success nearly every game. Miranda Harrison and Erica Peet led the Bulldogs with 14 points while Kiera Steward added 11.
January 4, 2016 Scoreboard (01/04/16)
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Sikeston girls win first-ever St. Dominic championship (12/31/15)
"It feels really great to win it this year after coming up short the last two years. I think this will build our confidence moving forward. We get more confidence with each win."
Sikeston boys clinch fifth St. Dominic tournament title (12/31/15)
Top-seeded Sikeston (10-0) avenged its only loss ever in the tournament after Zumwalt South defeated the Bulldogs 82-80 in overtime in last year's championship game.
Sikeston girls make first St. Dominic Christmas Tournament final (12/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON -- In just its third year in the St. Dominic Christmas Tournament, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs are already guaranteed its best finish in the event. Now they just want to finish the job. Third-seeded Sikeston advanced to the championship game for the first time with a 69-56 win over second-seeded Lutheran North on Tuesday...
Sikeston boys ease into sixth-straight St. Dominic title game (12/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs are back in familiar territory. With another convincing, turbo-clock victory, Sikeston advanced to the championship game of the St. Dominic Christmas Tournament with a 60-30 victory over the host school St. Dominic on Tuesday...
Stinnett, Wheatley take first, Sikeston wrestling team finishes second at Hillsboro Duals (12/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com HILLSBORO -- Josh Stinnett and Jordan Wheatley were champions in their weight class while the Sikeston wrestling team finished second at the Hillsboro Duals Tuesday at Hillsboro High School. Sikeston, who finished with an overall record of 8-1 and behind dual championship Ft. Zumwalt South, had five medalists overall...
Sikeston girls start fast, get first round win at St. Dominic (12/29/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON -- The first quarter was just about all the third-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs needed to dispatch of sixth-seeded Timberland on Monday in the first round of the St. Dominic Christmas Tournament. The Lady Bulldogs raced out to a 21-1 lead after forcing 17 turnovers in the opening period on their way to a 49-27 victory...
Top-seeded Sikeston eventually runs away from Parkway North at St. Dominic (12/29/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON -- For a half, the top-seeded Sikeston Bulldogs found themselves in a dogfight against eighth-seeded Parkway North in the first round of the St. Dominic Christmas Tournament on Monday. Then the third quarter started and the Bulldogs showed why they are the favorites to win the tournament...
Standard Democrat Football Defensive Player of the Year: Nick Thompson (12/26/15)
More about Thompson Grade: Senior Position: Linebacker Defensive stats: 124 tackles, 26 TFL, 1 sack, 2 FR, 9 PBU Notes: The recent verbal commit to Southeast Missouri State University anchored a defense that allowed 21 points a game and reached the Class 2 state championship game taking second against Lamar. ...
Sikeston takes third in Kelso Supply Holiday Classic with win over Notre Dame (12/23/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It's not always pretty, but the Sikeston girls basketball team knows exactly what they need to do to win games. Hounding nearly every move that Notre Dame made, Sikeston used its ferocious pressure on defense to spur a 57-42 win over Notre Dame during a repeat of last year's third place game of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic Tuesday at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City boys win on road (12/23/15)
Dylan Keller scored 16 points and Braden Cox added 13 as the Scott City boys basketball team defeated St. Pius X 54-46 on Tuesday in Hillsboro, Missouri. The Rams trailed by three points entering the second quarter but outscored the Warriors 14-4 in the period for a 27-20 lead at halftime...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Scott City boys win on road (12/23/15)
Dylan Keller scored 16 points and Braden Cox added 13 as the Scott City boys basketball team defeated St. Pius X 54-46 on Tuesday in Hillsboro, Missouri. The Rams trailed by three points entering the second quarter but outscored the Warriors 14-4 in the period for a 27-20 lead at halftime...
Jackson girls basketball team shakes slow start against Sikeston to reach tournament final (12/22/15)
The Indians defeated Sikeston 45-34 to reach the title game of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic.
Sikeston falls to Jackson in semifinals of Kelso Supply Holiday Classic (12/22/15)
By Josh Mlot SEMO News Service CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Jackson girls basketball team bounced back from a lackluster first quarter, settled in against a hectic Bulldog defense and went on an 11-3 run to end the first half and grab control of the second semifinal of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic en route to a 45-34 victory over Sikeston on Tuesday night at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau...
Jackson girls basketball team shakes slow start against Sikeston to reach tournament final (12/22/15)
The Indians defeated Sikeston 45-34 to reach the title game of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic.
Dexter wrestling team takes 8th at Tiger Classic (12/21/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter varsity wrestling team finished eighth overall at the 16-team Tiger Classic at Cape Central High School Saturday. Dexter calculated a team score of 181.5 at the two-day event. Jackson finished first with a 326.5, Northwest House Springs placed second with a 316.5, Sikeston placed third with a 217, Marquette place fourth with a 215.5, Poplar Bluff placed fifth with a 204, Union placed sixth with a 201.5, Rolla placed seventh with a 183.5, Christian County, Kentucky, placed ninth with a 178.5, Francis Howell North placed tenth with a 128, Carterville, Kentucky, placed eleventh with a 122, University City placed twelfth with a 111, New Madrid County Central placed thirteenth with a 85, Cape Central placed fourteenth with a 92, Park Hills Central placed fifteenth with a 90 and Sikeston junior varsity finished sixteenth with a 65.. ...
Notre Dame girls basketball team finds win in small package at Holiday Classic (12/21/15)
The Bulldogs defeated Cape Central 53-37 and will face Saxony Lutheran in the semifinals.
Notre Dame girls basketball team finds win in small package at Holiday Classic (12/21/15)
The Bulldogs defeated Cape Central 53-37 and will face Saxony Lutheran in the semifinals.
Jackson wrestling earns fourth straight Cape Central Tiger Classic title (12/19/15)
The event may have Cape Central's name on it, but it has become increasingly clear that, right now, Jackson holds ownership rights. Indian wrestling went on to its rival's floor Saturday and won the Cape Central Tiger Classic for a fourth straight year, scoring 326.5 points to hold off closest challenger Northwest House Springs (316.5) at Cape Central High School...
Sikeston moves to semifinals of Kelso Supply Holiday Classic (12/20/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Third-seeded Sikeston got 16 points from Erica Peet and another 12 from Tyeshia Mitchell during its 57-32 win over Perryville Sunday during the first round of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau...
Stinnett takes first Sikeston wrestling team finishes third at Tiger Classic (12/20/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Junior Josh Stinnett led Sikeston's wrestling team to its only individual championship Saturday during the Tiger Classic at Cape Central High School. Stinnett, wrestling at the 182-pound division, defeated Dexter's Ethan Stevens to win his class as the team finished third in the 16-team, two-day tournament...
December 19, 2015 Scoreboard (12/19/15)
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Jackson wrestling earns fourth straight Cape Central Tiger Classic title (12/19/15)
The event may have Cape Central's name on it, but it has become increasingly clear that, right now, Jackson holds ownership rights. Indian wrestling went on to its rival's floor Saturday and won the Cape Central Tiger Classic for a fourth straight year, scoring 326.5 points to hold off closest challenger Northwest House Springs (316.5) at Cape Central High School...
Sikeston continues undefeated streak with rout over Notre Dame (12/19/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- When playing the Sikeston Bulldogs it's like picking your poison. Whether it is to sink in the paint to defend standout swingman Fred Thatch, or to extend out to cover the Bulldogs' shooters, so far this season teams have not found a way to slow down Sikeston's express lane offense...
Helms signs letter of intent to play soccer for Kaskaskia (12/18/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com She set school records and lifted the Sikeston girls soccer team to unseen heights. Now, Torrie Helms has made her college choice. The all-state senior signed a letter of intent to play for Kaskaskia College in Centralia, Ill...
December 18, 2015 Scoreboard (12/18/15)
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Helms signs letter of intent to play soccer for Kaskaskia (12/18/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com She set school records and lifted the Sikeston girls soccer team to unseen heights. Now, Torrie Helms has made her college choice. The all-state senior signed a letter of intent to play for Kaskaskia College in Centralia, Ill...
Sikeston JH basketball teams split with Cape Central (12/17/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston seventh and eighth grade basketball teams split with Cape Central on Wednesday at the Sikeston Junior High School. In the eighth grade game, Sikeston won a battle of undefeated teams, holding off Cape Central 54-43 while the Sikeston seventh graders lost 57-26 to Cape Central...
Dyes continues rapid start, leads Sikeston to 71-36 win over Greene Co. Tech (12/15/15)
"I've got a since of urgency. I know this is my senior year so I'm just after that state championship. That's what's keeping me pushing every day."
PREP ROUNDUP: East Prairie edges Oran, Sikeston wrestlers power through NMCC (12/16/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com The East Prairie Eagles squeaked out a 54-53 win over visiting Oran on Tuesday night. East Prairie (4-1) trailed by three entering the fourth quarter but outscored Oran 19-15 in the final quarter to get the win. Derez Tipler led East Prairie with 14 points while Cade Douglas added 11...
Notre Dame boys basketball team makes strides with conference win over New Madrid County Central (12/16/15)
Notre Dame junior Blake Bauwens finished with a game-high 28 points, leading the Bulldogs to a 72-63 win over New Madrid Country Central in Thursday's SEMO Conference action at Notre Dame Regional High School.
Dyes continues rapid start, leads Sikeston to 71-36 win over Greene Co. Tech (12/15/15)
"I've got a since of urgency. I know this is my senior year so I'm just after that state championship. That's what's keeping me pushing every day."
PREP ROUNDUP: Risco, South Pemiscot advance at Clarkton, SCC girls pull off OT win over Chaffee (12/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com Freshman Nathan Burnett hit four 3-pointers and poured in 28 points to lead the Risco Tigers to a first round 75-62 upset during the Clarkton Holiday Tournament over Cooter on Monday. The Tigers, seeded fifth, upset No. 4 Cooter to move on to the semifinals on Thursday at 6 p.m. where they will take on top-seeded Gosnell, Ark...
Sikeston takes fourth at Farmington Duals (12/14/15)
FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team finished fourth out of 10 teams during the Farmington Duals on Saturday. Sikeston went 3-2 in five matches beating Pacific, Warrenton and Hillsboro. They lost to Farmington and Christian Brothers, Ken. "We wrestled hard today and the boys fought through some tough adversity," Sikeston coach Chris Lowe said. ...
Sikeston routs Charleston 76-40 for fifth SEMO Conference Tournament title (12/12/15)
"It's been a while. It feels great to go out there and play hard and win a championship for our town. We just wanted to bring it back home."
Sikeston routs Charleston 76-40 for fifth SEMO Conference Tournament title (12/12/15)
"It's been a while. It feels great to go out there and play hard and win a championship for our town. We just wanted to bring it back home."
Poplar Bluff claims third, Cape Central wins consolation on final day of SEMO Conference Tournament (12/12/15)
Fifth-seeded Poplar Bluff defeats No. 7 Kennett for third place, No. 4 Cape Central downs second-seeded Jackson for consolation title.
Second quarter surge sends Sikeston to SEMO Conference Tournament title game (12/11/15)
Sikeston (4-0) will play No. 3 Charleston on Friday at 8:30 p.m., in its seventh SEMO Conference championship game since the tournament begin in 2006 and first since 2012.
Cape Central boys basketball team tops Jackson in SEMO Conference consolation final (12/11/15)
The fourth-seeded Tigers held a 10-7 lead at the conclusion of a sluggish first quarter and relied on their defense to secure a 51-43 victory over the second-seeded Indians at the Sikeston Field House.
December 11, 2015 Scoreboard (12/11/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Risco gets first conference win, Dexter girls take out Greene Co. (12/11/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Drew Fortner scored a game-high 18 points as Risco held on to a 49-47 win over Delta C7 in its first conference game of the season. Risco (2-5, 1-0 Tri-County Conference) added 11 points from freshman Nathan Burnett...
Sharp scores 26, No. 3 Charleston moves on to SEMO Conference championship (12/11/15)
Led by senior Dontarius Sharp's game-high 26 points, the third-seed downed No. 7 Kennett 71-57 Thursday night in the tournament semifinals.
Second quarter surge sends Sikeston to SEMO Conference Tournament title game (12/11/15)
Sikeston (4-0) will play No. 3 Charleston on Friday at 8:30 p.m., in its seventh SEMO Conference championship game since the tournament begin in 2006 and first since 2012.
December 10, 2015 Scoreboard (12/10/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Kelly girls basketball team tops Delta, advances to Lady Devil Invitational semifinals (12/10/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
High school roundup: Kelly girls basketball team tops Delta, advances to Lady Devil Invitational semifinals (12/10/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Big third quarter lifts top-seeded Sikeston past Notre Dame in SEMO Conference Tournament (12/09/15)
Top-seeded Sikeston turned a one-point game into a rout, beating No. 8 Notre Dame 69-52 during the first round of the SEMO Conference Tournament at the Sikeston Field House.
PREP ROUNDUP: Bloomfield sneaks by Kelly, Ellis scores 30 for East Prairie (12/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLOOMFIELD -- Three players scored in double figures as Bloomfield remained undefeated Tuesday with a 60-49 win over visiting Kelly. Noah Vandiver led with 19 points while Nathan Newell and Austin Bond each had 14. Bloomfield needed a 20-point fourth quarter while holding Kelly to 10 to escape with this one. The Wildcats held a slim 40-39 lead after three quarters...
Big third quarter sends Sikeston boys basketball over Notre Dame (12/09/15)
Notre Dame faded in the second half against top-seeded Sikeston.
Big third quarter sends Sikeston boys basketball over Notre Dame (12/09/15)
Notre Dame faded in the second half against top-seeded Sikeston.
Big third quarter lifts top-seeded Sikeston past Notre Dame in SEMO Conference Tournament (12/09/15)
Top-seeded Sikeston turned a one-point game into a rout, beating No. 8 Notre Dame 69-52 during the first round of the SEMO Conference Tournament at the Sikeston Field House.
Dexter drops SEMO Conference Tournament elimination game to Jackson 60-38 (12/09/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. - The No. 9 seeded Dexter Bearcats suffered a 60-38 loss to the No. 2 seeded Jackson Indians in an elimination game of the nine-team SEMO Conference Tournament Tuesday night at Sikeston Field House. The Indians jumped out to an early 8-2 lead and extended its advantage to 19-9 by the end of the first quarter...
December 8, 2015 Scoreboard (12/08/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Dexter falls to Notre Dame in closing minutes 54-50 in SEMO Conference play-in game (12/08/15)
By DUSTIN WARD Statesman Sports Editor SIKESTON, Mo. - The No. 9 seeded Dexter Bearcats played the No. 8 seeded Notre Dame Bulldogs to a 43-43 stalemate for the first 28 minutes but lost ground at the free throw line in the final four minutes of regulation Monday night...
Notre Dame gets past Dexter in play-in game of SEMO Conference tournament (12/07/15)
Notre Dame (2-1) moves on to play top-seeded Sikeston Tuesday at 7 p.m. The winner of that game moves into the tournament semifinals.
Dexter wrestling team takes 7th at Sikeston Tournament (12/07/15)
SIKESTOn, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity wrestling team placed seventh at the Sikeston Invitational Saturday. Dexter beat Carterville, Illinois, 39-36, beat McCracken County, Kentucky, 54-22, lost to Marion, Illinois, 57-20, lost to Caldwell County, Kentucky 40-39, and lost a rematch to Carterville 48-36...
Sikeston wins home tournament for 2nd year (12/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For the second straight year the Sikeston wrestling team won its own 12-team tournament Saturday at the Sikeston Field House going undefeated against five teams during the Sikeston Duals. Sikeston defeated Calloway County, Ken., Kennett, Marion Ill., Caldwell, Ken., and Poplar Bluff to give them the win...
Sikeston rolls past Dexter; beats Bearcats for 16th-straight time (12/05/15)
DEXTER -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have proven to be quite a problem on the basketball court for Dexter over the past decade. Dexter last claimed victory over the Bulldogs in December of 2004, but since that time Sikeston has been on a roll against the Bearcats...
Dexter drops 3-point shootout to Sikeston 86-61 (12/04/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team knocked down eight 3-pointers in the fourth period and finished with 12 treys overall, but it wasn't nearly enough to knock off traditional powerhouse Sikeston Friday night. The Sikeston Bulldogs built a 68-32 lead by the start of the fourth quarter and hung on for an 86-61 victory against Dexter...
Sikeston wrestling team sweeps Dexter, Notre Dame to open season (12/04/15)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team got its season started in a big way Thursday with wins over both Dexter and Notre Dame at the Sikeston Field House in the tri-dual. "The boys wrestled well tonight as a whole," Sikeston coach Chris Lowe said. "We learned a lot about ourselves and discovered areas that need work. There were some very tough matches that we handled well at this early part of our season."...
Dexter drops 3-point shootout to Sikeston 86-61 (12/04/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball team knocked down eight 3-pointers in the fourth period and finished with 12 treys overall, but it wasn't nearly enough to knock off traditional powerhouse Sikeston Friday night. The Sikeston Bulldogs built a 68-32 lead by the start of the fourth quarter and hung on for an 86-61 victory against Dexter...
December 4, 2015 Scoreboard (12/04/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
2015 All-SEMO Conference football selections (12/04/15)
All-SEMO ConferenceNorth offense QB -- Tristen Francisco, Poplar Bluff, sr. 6-2, 165; RB -- Aaron Harris, Cape Central, so., 6-0, 195; Earnest Fobbs, Sikeston, sr., 6-0, 170; TE -- Harrison Ayers, Cape Central, jr., 6-1, 220; WR -- Al Young, Cape Central, sr., 6-0, 170; Brayden Krause, Farmington, sr., 6-2, 170; Jeremy Elliott, Jackson, sr., 6-0, 175; ATH -- Kway'Chon Chisom, Cape Central, jr., 5-9, 170; OL -- Jacob Holter, Cape Central, sr., 6-0, 275; Casey Vaughn, Cape Central, sr., 5-8, 260; Mitchell Garner, Sikeston, sr., 6-0, 240; Zach Thomas, Poplar Bluff, jr., 6-2, 280; Chase Montgomery, Farmington, sr., 6-2, 280; K -- Brayden Krause, Farmington, sr., 6-2, 170;. ...
PREP ROUNDUP: Charleston, SCC girls basketball get wins at home (12/04/15)
CHARLESTON -- Three players scored in double figures as Charleston rolled to a win over visiting Scott City. Cheyenne Randle scored a game-high 19 points while Connor Watkins added 17 and Sharell Woods scored 15 for Charleston (2-1) Scott City (1-3) was led by Katie Smith's eight points...
Sikeston wrestling team sweeps Dexter, Notre Dame to open season (12/04/15)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team got its season started in a big way Thursday with wins over both Dexter and Notre Dame at the Sikeston Field House in the tri-dual. "The boys wrestled well tonight as a whole," Sikeston coach Chris Lowe said. "We learned a lot about ourselves and discovered areas that need work. There were some very tough matches that we handled well at this early part of our season."...
Cape Central's Al Young takes home Carr Trophy (12/03/15)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Al Young finally took home that elusive Carr Trophy as the most outstanding football player in the SEMO Conference. A finalist for a second straight year, the Cape Central senior picked up the honor Wednesday night at the 70th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet...
Sikeston eases past Scott County Central 64-30 (12/02/15)
Sikeston's defensive prowess led to 26 first half turnovers for the young Scott County Central squad. They turned their blunders into a 33-point lead by halftime.
Sikeston hangs on in season debut against Blytheville (12/02/15)
"I thought our players in the fourth quarter really rose to the top. They were consistent. They kept their emotions in check. They played steady. And that's what you've got to do."
Sikeston eases past Scott County Central 64-30 (12/02/15)
Sikeston's defensive prowess led to 26 first half turnovers for the young Scott County Central squad. They turned their blunders into a 33-point lead by halftime.
Sikeston hangs on in season debut against Blytheville (12/02/15)
"I thought our players in the fourth quarter really rose to the top. They were consistent. They kept their emotions in check. They played steady. And that's what you've got to do."
PREP ROUNDUP: Top seeds at OIT move on, Randle leads Charleston over East Prairie (12/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Each of the top seeds moved on during the first round of the 60th Annual Oran Invitational Tournament Monday at Oran High School. The top-seeded and seven-time defending tournament champions Scott County Central Braves was without its go-to player but still managed a 59-43 win over No. 8 Chaffee...
December 1, 2015 Scoreboard (12/01/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Top seeds at OIT move on, Randle leads Charleston over East Prairie (12/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Each of the top seeds moved on during the first round of the 60th Annual Oran Invitational Tournament Monday at Oran High School. The top-seeded and seven-time defending tournament champions Scott County Central Braves was without its go-to player but still managed a 59-43 win over No. 8 Chaffee...
2015 Boys Basketball Preview: Dexter Bearcats (11/30/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys basketball program enters the 2015-16 season with a veteran group that has received significant playing time on varsity in recent years. The Bearcats varsity basketball roster is composed of five seniors, two juniors and two sophomore...
Talented but youthful, Sikeston shows potential for new season (11/28/15)
"At the end of the day, we are very inexperienced. I mean where we do return experience, we're still young. We still have to learn how to handle situations."
Talented but youthful, Sikeston shows potential for new season (11/28/15)
"At the end of the day, we are very inexperienced. I mean where we do return experience, we're still young. We still have to learn how to handle situations."
Sikeston JV takes third at Notre Dame tournament (11/28/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston JV basketball team captured third place in the Notre Dame Junior Varsity Tournament on Saturday after defeating Saxony Lutheran 72-44. Sikeston trailed 20-16 after one quarter, but the Bulldogs outscored the Crusaders 19-0 in the second quarter and never looked back...
Sikeston JV drops semifinal to Jackson 73-48 (11/28/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team lost in the semifinals of the Notre Dame JV Tournament on Friday to Jackson, 73-48. Sikeston plays in the third place game on Saturday against Saxony Lutheran. Jackson took a 16-11 lead after the first quarter and led 35-19 by halftime...
Sikeston JV drops semifinal to Jackson 73-48 (11/28/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team lost in the semifinals of the Notre Dame JV Tournament on Friday to Jackson, 73-48. Sikeston plays in the third place game on Saturday against Saxony Lutheran. Jackson took a 16-11 lead after the first quarter and led 35-19 by halftime...
2015 Girls Basketball Preview: Dexter Bearcats (11/26/15)
By DUSTIN WARD SEMO News Service The pieces appear in place for another winning campaign for the Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball program. The Bearcats graduated only one player - Katie Reiker - off of last season's squad that finished 17-10 and won its fifth straight district championship...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team opens season with win over Sikeston (11/25/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- When the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team lost starting guard Raegan Wieser to a torn ACL before the start of the volleyball season, there already were questions about how the team was going to make up for the senior standout's production...
2015-16 Boys and Girls Basketball Previews (11/30/15)
Charleston Bluejays Head coach: Danny Farmer, 18th season (390-143) 2014-15 record: 17-11 Playoff finish: Lost to NMCC in Class 3 sectional Conference: SEMO Alignment: Class 3, District 2 Returning starters: Dontarius Sharp, Demarcus Sharp, Mardareyon Clark, Tenerrious Ewing...
Sikeston falls in season opener to Saxony Lutheran 53-43 (11/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Fouls racked up and shots didn't fall as the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs dropped its regular season opener Tuesday to Saxony Lutheran 53-43 at the Sikeston Field House. Grace Mirly led all scorers with 22 points while Brianna Mueller added 18 for Saxony, who's fresh off a Class 3 quarterfinal appearance a season ago...
Sikeston JV gets first round win at Notre Dame tournament (11/25/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team opened its season with a 76-36 victory over Ste. Genevieve in the first round of the Notre Dame JV Boys Tournament on Wednesday night at Notre Dame High School. Sikeston exploded with a 29-9 first quarter lead and never looked back...
2015-16 Boys and Girls Basketball Previews (11/25/15)
Charleston Bluejays Head coach: Danny Farmer, 18th season (390-143) 2014-15 record: 17-11 Playoff finish: Lost to NMCC in Class 3 sectional Conference: SEMO Alignment: Class 3, District 2 Returning starters: Dontarius Sharp, Demarcus Sharp, Mardareyon Clark, Tenerrious Ewing...
Sikeston falls in season opener to Saxony Lutheran 53-43 (11/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Fouls racked up and shots didn't fall as the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs dropped its regular season opener Tuesday to Saxony Lutheran 53-43 at the Sikeston Field House. Grace Mirly led all scorers with 22 points while Brianna Mueller added 18 for Saxony, who's fresh off a Class 3 quarterfinal appearance a season ago...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team opens season with win over Sikeston (11/25/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- When the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team lost starting guard Raegan Wieser to a torn ACL before the start of the volleyball season, there already were questions about how the team was going to make up for the senior standout's production...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran, Chaffee girls notch season-opening wins (11/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Leah Cauble scored a game-high 18 points and dished out six assists to lead the Oran Lady Eagles past Malden 54-31 in their first game of the season. Jessie Long added a double-double with 11 points and 11 rebounds while Ashlyn McIntosh chipped in 10 points and nine rebounds. Tatum May scored eight points and had six steals for Oran (1-0)...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran, Chaffee girls notch season-opening wins (11/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Leah Cauble scored a game-high 18 points and dished out six assists to lead the Oran Lady Eagles past Malden 54-31 in their first game of the season. Jessie Long added a double-double with 11 points and 11 rebounds while Ashlyn McIntosh chipped in 10 points and nine rebounds. Tatum May scored eight points and had six steals for Oran (1-0)...
Sikeston's eighth grade takes down Dexter (11/20/15)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade boys basketball team improved to 2-0 on the season with a 45-36 win over Dexter on Thursday at the Sikeston Junior High. Sikeston led 16-11 after one quarter and had a 26-24 lead at the half. Dexter rallied to tie the game at 30 heading into the fourth quarter but Sikeston put the game away with a 15-6 run in the final frame...
2015 Winter Sports Preview: Dexter High School Wrestling (11/20/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats wrestling program enters the 2015-16 season looking to build on last season's success after sending 11 wrestlers to the 2015 state wrestling tournament in February. "We are returning seven state qualifiers from last year," Dexter coach James Sneed said. "We had two state qualifiers move away - Jared Deal and Seth Rush. Losing them will hurt us a little bit, but I am expecting good things from the wrestlers we have coming back."...
Sikeston receives top seed in 2015 SEMO Conference Tournament (11/18/15)
Sikeston has appeared in six tournament championship games, winning four of them. The Bulldogs have also been named the tournament's top seed six times.
Sikeston wrestling team returns four state qualifiers (11/18/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With four state qualifiers returning, the Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team is hoping to build off a stellar regular season campaign last season. The Bulldogs finished 14-4 in duals last season and sent seven of its wrestlers to the Class 3 state tournament -- a career high for third-year head coach Chris Lowe...
Sikeston receives top seed in 2015 SEMO Conference Tournament (11/18/15)
Sikeston has appeared in six tournament championship games, winning four of them. The Bulldogs have also been named the tournament's top seed six times.
Sikeston has two named to Class 3 all-region soccer list (11/18/15)
Sikeston's Sam Cox and Cam King were selected to the 2015 Class 3 Southeast/St. Louis all-region team. Players from this region are selected from district's 1-4. Cox, a junior, led Sikeston with 19 goals and added eight assists. King, a sophomore, was part of Sikeston's defense that forced five shutouts. Sikeston finished its season with a 9-15-1 record...
Sikeston has two named to Class 3 all-region soccer list (11/18/15)
Sikeston's Sam Cox and Cam King were selected to the 2015 Class 3 Southeast/St. Louis all-region team. Players from this region are selected from district's 1-4. Cox, a junior, led Sikeston with 19 goals and added eight assists. King, a sophomore, was part of Sikeston's defense that forced five shutouts. Sikeston finished its season with a 9-15-1 record...
Sikeston wrestling team returns four state qualifiers (11/18/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With four state qualifiers returning, the Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team is hoping to build off a stellar regular season campaign last season. The Bulldogs finished 14-4 in duals last season and sent seven of its wrestlers to the Class 3 state tournament -- a career high for third-year head coach Chris Lowe...
Sikeston junior high splits with Oran in season opener (11/17/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- The Sikeston eighth grade boys basketball team started its season off on a winning note, defeating previously undefeated Oran 59-46 on Monday at Oran High School. Sikeston jumped out to a quick lead and never looked back, holding a 16-9 advantage after one quarter and a 29-15 lead at the half...
2015-2016 Sikeston Girls Basketball Schedule (11/15/15)
2015-2016 Sikeston Boys Basketball Schedule (11/15/15)
Record setters: Sikeston, Dexter, Portageville standouts leave their marks on school record books (11/14/15)
SIKESTON -- School records fall and some fall short of breaking them. Both happened during this football season. A Dexter and Portageville quarterback flourished and Sikeston continued its winning ways during the 2015 high school football season in southeast Missouri...
Sikeston soccer has six named to all-conference, five to all-district (11/13/15)
The Sikeston soccer team had six named to the SEMO All-Conference team and five selected to the Class 3, District 1 all-district team after a 9-15-1 season. Junior Sam Cox and sophomore Cameron King were named to the all-conference first team. Cox led the Bulldogs with 19 goals and added eight assists. King was a big part of a Sikeston defense that forced five shutouts...
Sikeston soccer has six named to all-conference, five to all-district (11/13/15)
The Sikeston soccer team had six named to the SEMO All-Conference team and five selected to the Class 3, District 1 all-district team after a 9-15-1 season. Junior Sam Cox and sophomore Cameron King were named to the all-conference first team. Cox led the Bulldogs with 19 goals and added eight assists. King was a big part of a Sikeston defense that forced five shutouts...
Dexter girls beat Sikeston in middle school hoops (11/13/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats middle school girls basketball program ended its season on a high note Thursday night with a pair of double-digit home wins against the Sikeston Bulldogs. The Dexter seventh grade broke a 4-4 tie with 20 unanswered points and led by at least 18 throughout the second half on its way to a 36-15 win against Sikeston...
Dexter girls beat Sikeston in middle school hoops (11/13/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats middle school girls basketball program ended its season on a high note Thursday night with a pair of double-digit home wins against the Sikeston Bulldogs. The Dexter seventh grade broke a 4-4 tie with 20 unanswered points and led by at least 18 throughout the second half on its way to a 36-15 win against Sikeston...
Malden awaits quarterfinal rematch with improved Cardinal Ritter (11/12/15)
Malden (12-0) and Cardinal Ritter (10-1) are two of the last eight teams left in Class 2 and will meet for the second straight time during the quarterfinals.
Dexter high school boys and girls hoops schedules released (11/11/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The 2015-16 Dexter high school boys basketball and girls basketball schedules have been released. The Dexter junior varsity and varsity girls basketball teams open their seasons in St. Louis. The Dexter varsity girls are slated to play St. ...
Cape Central football team tries to nail down third straight district title (11/06/15)
Fourth-seeded Farmington (6-5) will test the two-year reign of the third-seeded Tigers (7-4) at 7 p.m. today at Central High School.
Kony Ealy, Otto Porter and other local athletes excelling (11/04/15)
From time to time, we like to take a look back at some of the athletes who made headlines in high school sports who are now making strides at the next level.
Central advances to district final with 41-12 thumping of Sikeston (11/01/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- The Week 11 Cape Central Tigers don't want anything to do with the Week 3 Cape Central Tigers. They spent 48 minutes Friday night distancing themselves from a crew that sustained a five-point loss to Sikeston nearly two months earlier on the very same field...
Cape Central football team advances to district final with 41-12 thumping of Sikeston (10/31/15)
The Tigers will face Farmington for the Class 4 District 1 title.
Sikeston stuffed by Cape Central 41-12 to end season (10/31/15)
"They're big, they're physical, they run well. They do a lot of good things. They're just a better football team."
Cape Central football team advances to district final with 41-12 thumping of Sikeston (10/31/15)
The Tigers will face Farmington for the Class 4 District 1 title.
Sikeston stuffed by Cape Central 41-12 to end season (10/31/15)
"They're big, they're physical, they run well. They do a lot of good things. They're just a better football team."
Cape Central football team looks to avenge loss to Sikeston (10/30/15)
The two SEMO Conference North teams meet in the Class 4 District 1 semifinals tonight.
Cape Central football team looks to avenge loss to Sikeston (10/30/15)
The Cape Central football team breezed though the first round of Class 4 District 1 tournament play with a 41-point victory, but overconfidence should not be a problem with the Tigers tonight when they visit Sikeston in the semifinal round. The second-seeded Bulldogs, who will host the contest, administered a 23-18 loss to the Tigers in Week 3 of the season...
Sikeston and Cape Central meet again in Class 4, District 1 semifinal (10/29/15)
Cape Central will be looking for redemption. Sikeston will try to show that the first time was no fluke. The winner will have a spot in the district championship game. The loser is done.
Poplar Bluff ends Sikeston's season 3-2 (10/29/15)
"I thought we had the ball on the doorstep several times and didn't finish it. I thought they did too and didn't finish it. Turns out they're the ones that finally finished the ball that mattered in the end."
Poplar Bluff ends Sikeston's season 3-2 (10/29/15)
"I thought we had the ball on the doorstep several times and didn't finish it. I thought they did too and didn't finish it. Turns out they're the ones that finally finished the ball that mattered in the end."
Sikeston and Cape Central meet again in Class 4, District 1 semifinal (10/29/15)
Cape Central will be looking for redemption. Sikeston will try to show that the first time was no fluke. The winner will have a spot in the district championship game. The loser is done.
Cape Central football team cruises past North County in district opener (10/25/15)
This is the stage the Cape Central football team knows best. The third-seeded Tigers racked up 427 yards on the ground and forced a running clock in the third quarter, cruising past sixth-seeded North County on Friday in the first round of the Class 4 District 1 playoffs at Tiger Stadium...
Sikeston throws for 318 yards; escapes DeSoto upset attempt 35-34 (10/24/15)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston's football season is still alive. But just barely. The Bulldogs squandered a huge lead, fell behind in the fourth quarter, and eventually rallied to defeat seventh-seeded DeSoto 35-34 in the opening round of Class 4, District 1 play at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium on Friday night...
Sikeston hosts unfamiliar opponent to begin Class 4, District 1 playoffs (10/23/15)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs will try to keep its season alive as the district playoffs open play tomorrow night. The Bulldogs, seeded second in Class 4, District 1, will host No. 7 seed DeSoto tomorrow at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium. Sikeston (6-3) garnered the seed after finishing third in district points, but owned the tiebreaker over Cape Central to move up a slot. DeSoto (5-4) was seeded sixth after the final standings, but North County jumped them with its head to head victory...
Sikeston falls in first round of Class 4, District 1 tournament (10/21/15)
HILLSBORO -- The Sikeston volleyball team lost in straight sets to fourth-seeded Hillsboro Tuesday night during the first round of the Class 4, District 1 tournament at Hillsboro High School. Sikeston lost 25-16, 25-12 as the fifth seed in the tournament. They end its season with a 13-16 record...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer drops final regular season game to Poplar Bluff (10/20/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Poplar Bluff scored quickly and Sikeston never recovered Monday during a 2-1 loss at home to close out the regular season. Sikeston ends its regular season with a 9-15-1 record after winning four of its last five games...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer drops final regular season game to Poplar Bluff (10/20/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Poplar Bluff scored quickly and Sikeston never recovered Monday during a 2-1 loss at home to close out the regular season. Sikeston ends its regular season with a 9-15-1 record after winning four of its last five games...
Sikeston drops to state-ranked Cardinal Ritter 38-25 (10/17/15)
Sikeston was completely out-matched in the first half as they fell behind 38-7, only to turn the contest around and outscore the Lions 18-0 in the second half.
Sikeston drops to state-ranked Cardinal Ritter 38-25 (10/16/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs lost its regular season finale 38-25 at the hands of state-ranked Cardinal Ritter on Friday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium. Sikeston (6-3) fell behind 38-7 at the half, but out-scored the Lions 18-0 in the second half...
PREP ROUNDUP: Bulldogs soccer pitches 3-0 shutout, Notre Dame wins SEMO Conference Volleyball tournament (10/16/15)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston soccer team won its third game in a row after a 3-0 home win over Herrin, Ill., Thursday. Andrew Pearson scored his first goal of the season, while Sam Cox added his 16th to lead the Bulldogs (8-14-1). Dakota Ray also punched in his 11th goal of the year...
High school roundup: Notre Dame spikers win title at first SEMO Conference tourney (10/16/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
Sikeston hoping for positive regular season ending against state-ranked Cardinal Ritter (10/15/15)
"They're 7-1 and ranked in the state and I'm sure they're going to want to come down and get after us after last year's game. They do a really good job of getting their kids ready."
October 15, 2015 Scoreboard (10/15/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston hoping for positive regular season ending against state-ranked Cardinal Ritter (10/15/15)
"They're 7-1 and ranked in the state and I'm sure they're going to want to come down and get after us after last year's game. They do a really good job of getting their kids ready."
Notre Dame earns top seen in SEMO Conference tourney (10/14/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
High school roundup: Notre Dame earns top seed in SEMO Conference tourney (10/14/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
NMCC, Notre Dame nab top seeds during SEMO Conference tournament pool play (10/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Lady Eagles came out of pool play with the top seed Tuesday during the SEMO South Conference tournament at New Madrid County Central High School. NMCC finished the five-team division with a record of 6-2 which gives them a first round bye during bracket play. ...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer takes down Carbondale, Sikeston JV football blanks East Prairie (10/13/15)
CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Sam Cox's 13th goal of the season led to a 1-0 win over Carbondale, Ill., Monday on the road. Andrew Pearson provided the assist and Sikeston's defense earned its second straight shutout. The Bulldogs improved to 7-14-1 while Carbondale fell to 8-10-1. Sikeston will host Herrin, Ill., on Thursday...
NMCC, Notre Dame nab top seeds during SEMO Conference tournament pool play (10/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Lady Eagles came out of pool play with the top seed Tuesday during the SEMO South Conference tournament at New Madrid County Central High School. NMCC finished the five-team division with a record of 6-2 which gives them a first round bye during bracket play. ...
October 13, 2015 Scoreboard (10/13/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer takes down Carbondale, Sikeston JV football blanks East Prairie (10/13/15)
CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Sam Cox's 13th goal of the season led to a 1-0 win over Carbondale, Ill., Monday on the road. Andrew Pearson provided the assist and Sikeston's defense earned its second straight shutout. The Bulldogs improved to 7-14-1 while Carbondale fell to 8-10-1. Sikeston will host Herrin, Ill., on Thursday...
October 12, 2015 Scoreboard (10/12/15)
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Notre Dame speeds past Sikeston to win Class 3, District 1 championship (10/10/15)
"We kind of knew it was just a matter of time before we started putting pressure on them with our speed. We finally got to them."
Notre Dame speeds past Sikeston to win Class 3, District 1 championship (10/10/15)
"We kind of knew it was just a matter of time before we started putting pressure on them with our speed. We finally got to them."
Sikeston runs for 408 yards in 42-12 homecoming rout of Soldan (10/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After the last two weeks, Sikeston coach Kent Gibbs wondered if his double-tight, double-wing offense needed tweaking. The Bulldogs had struggled offensively against Poplar Bluff and Jackson in its last two games, but on Friday night everything seemed to be back in order as Sikeston pummeled Soldan in a 42-12 homecoming victory at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium...
Notre Dame, Sikeston advance to Class 3 District 1 softball championship game (10/09/15)
Top-seeded Notre Dame will face third-seeded Sikeston in the district championship game for the second straight season.
Sikeston softball moves into district title game with 15-12 win over Perryville (10/09/15)
Tyeshia Mitchell belted a two-run inside-the-park home run in the top of the fourth inning, and the third-seeded Sikeston softball team held on to defeat second-seeded Perryville 15-12
Sikeston softball moves into district title game with 15-12 win over Perryville (10/09/15)
Tyeshia Mitchell belted a two-run inside-the-park home run in the top of the fourth inning, and the third-seeded Sikeston softball team held on to defeat second-seeded Perryville 15-12
Sikeston volleyball storms back against NMCC (10/09/15)
davidj@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Things looked bleak for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team on Thursday night as they trailed visiting New Madrid County Central 9-2 early in the first set. However, the Lady Bulldogs turned up their aggressiveness and rebounded for a 25-19, 25-9 win on Senior Night...
Sikeston volleyball storms back against NMCC (10/09/15)
davidj@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Things looked bleak for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team on Thursday night as they trailed visiting New Madrid County Central 9-2 early in the first set. However, the Lady Bulldogs turned up their aggressiveness and rebounded for a 25-19, 25-9 win on Senior Night...
High school football capsules: Week 8 (10/09/15)
Last week: Jackson 41, Sikeston 0; Oakville 42, Seckman 0 Last year: Jackson 55, Seckman 0 Outlook: With SEMO Conference play concluded last week, Jackson, like other area teams turn its attention to the final two weeks of the regular season and trying to improve its position before the start of district play in Week 10...
High school roundup: Woodland volleyball team reaches title game of SCAA tourney (10/09/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
Notre Dame, Sikeston advance to Class 3 District 1 softball championship game (10/09/15)
Top-seeded Notre Dame will face third-seeded Sikeston in the district championship game for the second straight season.
Ray taps in winner during Sikeston's 1-0 victory over Cape Central (10/08/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Dakota Ray sank the game-winning goal giving the Sikeston soccer team a 1-0 win over visiting Cape Central Thursday. A long pass by Andrew Pearson bounced in Sikeston's favor, sending Conner Merideth into a sprint towards the goal. Merideth averted two Cape Central defenders and slipped a backwards pass to Ray, who crashed towards the middle of the net and rolled one in...
Ray taps in winner during Sikeston's 1-0 victory over Cape Central (10/08/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Dakota Ray sank the game-winning goal giving the Sikeston soccer team a 1-0 win over visiting Cape Central Thursday. A long pass by Andrew Pearson bounced in Sikeston's favor, sending Conner Merideth into a sprint towards the goal. Merideth averted two Cape Central defenders and slipped a backwards pass to Ray, who crashed towards the middle of the net and rolled one in...
October 8, 2015 Scoreboard (10/08/15)
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Sikeston softball advances to semis, Portageville and Kelly set for another district title matchup (10/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com STE. GENEVIEVE -- Sikeston pounded 12 hits and advanced to the next round of the Class 3, District 1 softball tournament Monday after a 13-3 win over sixth-seeded Fredericktown in Ste. Genevieve. Sikeston, the No. 3 seed, got four hits and three RBIs from Katie Hampton, while Kylie Noe added four RBIs and a complete game win in the circle. Noe gave up three earned runs in five innings while walking six and striking out one...
Sikeston looking to right the ship after dropping last two games (10/07/15)
The Bulldogs hope to strengthen its grip on a high district seed when they host Soldan on homecoming night tomorrow at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium.
Sikeston softball advances to semis, Portageville and Kelly set for another district title matchup (10/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com STE. GENEVIEVE -- Sikeston pounded 12 hits and advanced to the next round of the Class 3, District 1 softball tournament Monday after a 13-3 win over sixth-seeded Fredericktown in Ste. Genevieve. Sikeston, the No. 3 seed, got four hits and three RBIs from Katie Hampton, while Kylie Noe added four RBIs and a complete game win in the circle. Noe gave up three earned runs in five innings while walking six and striking out one...
Sikeston looking to right the ship after dropping last two games (10/07/15)
The Bulldogs hope to strengthen its grip on a high district seed when they host Soldan on homecoming night tomorrow at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium.
October 7, 2015 Scoreboard (10/07/15)
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Sikeston falls to Naylor 8-4 in regular season finale (10/06/15)
The Lady Bulldogs put up four runs but were unable to halt a quick start by Naylor, who beat Sikeston 8-4, at the Sikeston Sports Complex.
Sikeston soccer team gives kindergartner special night during 4-1 loss to Farmington (10/06/15)
With the help of players, coaches and the opposing team, the Sikeston soccer team was able to give kindergartner Dustin Ranson a night to remember.
Sikeston falls to Naylor 8-4 in regular season finale (10/06/15)
The Lady Bulldogs put up four runs but were unable to halt a quick start by Naylor, who beat Sikeston 8-4, at the Sikeston Sports Complex.
October 5, 2015 Scoreboard (10/05/15)
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Jackson football team spoils Sikeston's shot at conference title with shutout (10/03/15)
The Indians' dashed the Bulldogs' hopes for a title, won a game in front of its home crowd for the first time this season and shut out Sikeston for the third straight year with a 41-0 victory.
Sikeston lets conference title slip away in 41-0 rout to Jackson (10/03/15)
Jackson out-gained the Bulldogs 431 to 252 in the game and held a 28-0 lead at the half.
Jackson routs Sikeston 41-0 (10/03/15)
Jackson out-gained the Bulldogs 431 to 252 in the game and held a 28-0 lead at the half.
Jackson football team shuts out Sikeston (10/03/15)
The Indians' dashed the Bulldogs' hopes for a title, won a game in front of its home crowd for the first time this season and shut out Sikeston for the third straight year with a 41-0 victory.
PREP ROUNDUP: Dock leads Kelly past Notre Dame, Sikeston soccer ties on the road (10/02/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Alexis Dock struck out eight and hit a home run during Kelly's home win over Notre Dame Thursday. Dock went 3 for 3 at the plate with two RBIs. The senior hit a solo home run in the third inning to give the Lady Hawks (14-9) a 3-1 advantage. She also pitched a complete game giving up one earned run with five hits and three walks...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dock leads Kelly past Notre Dame, Sikeston soccer ties on the road (10/02/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Alexis Dock struck out eight and hit a home run during Kelly's home win over Notre Dame Thursday. Dock went 3 for 3 at the plate with two RBIs. The senior hit a solo home run in the third inning to give the Lady Hawks (14-9) a 3-1 advantage. She also pitched a complete game giving up one earned run with five hits and three walks...
High school football capsules: Week 7 (10/02/15)
Last week: Poplar Bluff 26, Sikeston 16; Cape Central 48, Jackson 35 Last year: Jackson 42, Sikeston 0 Outlook: Both teams enter with hopes of winning the SEMO Conference North Division title as they hold their 100th meeting all-time at The Pit tonight...
High school roundup: Alexis Dock leads Kelly softball team to upset of Notre Dame (10/02/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Thursday.
High school football capsules: Week 7 (10/02/15)
Last week: Poplar Bluff 26, Sikeston 16; Cape Central 48, Jackson 35 Last year: Jackson 42, Sikeston 0 Outlook: Both teams enter with hopes of winning the SEMO Conference North Division title as they hold their 100th meeting all-time at The Pit tonight...
SEMO North title up for grabs when Sikeston visits Jackson at The Pit (10/01/15)
Sikeston, which hasn't won a conference title since 2012, owns the tiebreaker with Cape Central by virtue of its 23-19 victory over the Tigers in Week 3.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston tennis drops team district match, Mirly pitches Saxony past Sikeston (10/01/15)
Fourth-seeded Poplar Bluff swept the three doubles matches then scored two victories in singles to advance to the tournament semifinals against Sikeston.
October 1, 2015 Scoreboard (10/01/15)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston tennis drops team district match, Mirly pitches Saxony past Sikeston (10/01/15)
Fourth-seeded Poplar Bluff swept the three doubles matches then scored two victories in singles to advance to the tournament semifinals against Sikeston.
SEMO North title up for grabs when Sikeston visits Jackson at The Pit (10/01/15)
Sikeston, which hasn't won a conference title since 2012, owns the tiebreaker with Cape Central by virtue of its 23-19 victory over the Tigers in Week 3.
High school roundup: Scholl's hat trick powers Jackson boys soccer team past Notre Dame (10/01/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
High school roundup: Scholl's hat trick powers Jackson boys soccer team past Notre Dame (10/01/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Prep Football Glance -- Week 7 (district/conference standings) (10/01/15)
Our prep football glance gives vital information for our local teams entering their weekly matchups. Learn your team's opponent, go-to players and the series history between the two throughout the season. Records: Kelly 2-4; Caruthersville 3-3 Series History: Caruthersville leads 2-0...
Sikeston volleyball team storms back after close call to sweep Portageville (09/30/15)
"They stuck with it. We kind of had some issues on our serve in the first set. We had four errors and they would have changed the tone of the set, but they still battled back and got it."
PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly, Sikeston softball both fall on the road (09/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- Alexis Dock pitched a complete game but the Kelly fell on the road to Poplar Bluff 4-1 The Lady Hawks (13-8) scored a run in the fourth when Dock reached on an error to start the inning. After stealing second, she moved to third on a ground out then scored on a squeeze bunt by Alyssa Moore...
PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly, Sikeston softball both fall on the road (09/30/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- Alexis Dock pitched a complete game but the Kelly fell on the road to Poplar Bluff 4-1 The Lady Hawks (13-8) scored a run in the fourth when Dock reached on an error to start the inning. After stealing second, she moved to third on a ground out then scored on a squeeze bunt by Alyssa Moore...
Sikeston volleyball team storms back after close call to sweep Portageville (09/30/15)
"They stuck with it. We kind of had some issues on our serve in the first set. We had four errors and they would have changed the tone of the set, but they still battled back and got it."
September 29, 2015 Scoreboard (09/29/15)
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High school roundup: Notre Dame's Bell earns district medalist with 4-under 69 (09/29/15)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Cox scores four goals in Sikeston soccer's 10-0 win over Fredericktown (09/29/15)
Sam Cox had a hat trick nearly five minutes into the game and finished with four goals in Sikeston's 10-0 mercy rule win over Fredericktown.
PREP ROUNDUP: Cox scores four goals in Sikeston soccer's 10-0 win over Fredericktown (09/28/15)
Sam Cox had a hat trick nearly five minutes into the game and finished with four goals in Sikeston's 10-0 mercy rule win over Fredericktown.