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Jackson wrestling team wins third consecutive conference title (01/24/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jackson's third consecutive SEMO Conference wrestling tournament title didn't come without a little drama.
Hawkins, Stevens claim SEMO Conference wrestling titles (01/24/15)
sports@standard-demcorat.com SIKESTON -- Courtney Hawkins wasn't expected to finish or even compete in the 138-pound title match. But entering the SEMO Conference wrestling tournament, Hawkins carried the confidence of a top seed. The Sikeston senior became the school's third SEMO Conference tournament champion in the last eight years after pinning New Madrid County Central's Garrett Manley Saturday at the Sikeston Field House...
Jackson wrestling team wins third consecutive conference title (01/24/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jackson's third consecutive SEMO Conference wrestling tournament title didn't come without a little drama.
Hawkins, Stevens claim SEMO Conference wrestling titles (01/24/15)
sports@standard-demcorat.com SIKESTON -- Courtney Hawkins wasn't expected to finish or even compete in the 138-pound title match. But entering the SEMO Conference wrestling tournament, Hawkins carried the confidence of a top seed. The Sikeston senior became the school's third SEMO Conference tournament champion in the last eight years after pinning New Madrid County Central's Garrett Manley Saturday at the Sikeston Field House...
Sikeston sending nine wrestlers into final bracket of SEMO Conference tournament (01/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team is about where they expected to be after pool play of the SEMO Conference Tournament. They are sending nine wrestlers to the championship bracket and are 1.5 points behind in the team standings for third place...
Sikeston sending nine wrestlers into final bracket of SEMO Conference tournament (01/24/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team is about where they expected to be after pool play of the SEMO Conference Tournament. They are sending nine wrestlers to the championship bracket and are 1.5 points behind in the team standings for third place...
Sikeston rolls through Kennett 88-40 (01/23/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The questions that surround Sikeston head coach Gregg Holifield about his basketball team this season have mostly been concerned with consistency. Whether it's scoring or lapses in their historically stout defense, performing in both aspects have been hit or miss...
Lady Bulldogs pull off first-ever win at Poplar Bluff (01/23/15)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Cross another historic win off the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs' checklist. Having already beaten Notre Dame for the first time ever earlier this season, Sikeston improved to 2-0 in conference play with the program's first-ever win at Poplar Bluff, 59-45, Thursday night...
Lady Bulldogs pull off first-ever win at Poplar Bluff (01/23/15)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Cross another historic win off the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs' checklist. Having already beaten Notre Dame for the first time ever earlier this season, Sikeston improved to 2-0 in conference play with the program's first-ever win at Poplar Bluff, 59-45, Thursday night...
Sikeston rolls through Kennett 88-40 (01/23/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The questions that surround Sikeston head coach Gregg Holifield about his basketball team this season have mostly been concerned with consistency. Whether it's scoring or lapses in their historically stout defense, performing in both aspects have been hit or miss...
Sikeston eighth grade basketball team wraps up perfect season (01/23/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston eighth grade basketball team finished its season with an undefeated record for the second straight year after defeating Poplar Bluff 61-31 in the championship game of the Cape Central Junior High Tournament on Thursday...
Sikeston eighth grade basketball team wraps up perfect season (01/23/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston eighth grade basketball team finished its season with an undefeated record for the second straight year after defeating Poplar Bluff 61-31 in the championship game of the Cape Central Junior High Tournament on Thursday...
Sikeston eighth grade and freshman bounce Cape Central (01/22/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston eighth grade basketball team advanced to the championship game of the Cape Central Junior High Tournament with a 48-19 win over the host school on Wednesday night. Sikeston bolted out to a 13-3 lead and a 34-5 halftime lead and were never threatened...
January 22, 2015 Scoreboard (01/22/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Basketball state rankings, playoff host sites set (01/23/15)
The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association released its latest state rankings Jan. 21. Three boys basketball teams and two girls basketball teams from the semoball.com coverage area are state-ranked. The Scott County Central boys are ranked sixth in Class 2, the New Madrid County Central boys are ranked fourth in Class 3 and the Cape Central boys are ranked sixth in Class 4...
Sikeston set to host SEMO Conference wrestling tournament (01/22/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For the first time in over a decade the Sikeston Field House will be host to the SEMO Conference Tournament wrestling tournament when its kicks off Friday. With a home mat advantage this time around, the hosting Bulldogs hope to best their recent run of fourth place conference finishes against a tough field...
Sikeston eighth grade and freshman bounce Cape Central (01/22/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston eighth grade basketball team advanced to the championship game of the Cape Central Junior High Tournament with a 48-19 win over the host school on Wednesday night. Sikeston bolted out to a 13-3 lead and a 34-5 halftime lead and were never threatened...
Sikeston set to host SEMO Conference wrestling tournament (01/22/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For the first time in over a decade the Sikeston Field House will be host to the SEMO Conference Tournament wrestling tournament when its kicks off Friday. With a home mat advantage this time around, the hosting Bulldogs hope to best their recent run of fourth place conference finishes against a tough field...
Sikeston gets back to .500 after resounding win over Farmington (01/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have been waiting for a performance like this. Having lost four of its last five games, the Bulldogs are a team still searching for its identity after several personnel changes and roster moves this year...
Sikeston girls basketball team pressures Perryville in 61-22 win (01/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Back to back games from the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs have yielded lopsided results. Not just by their margin of victory, but the colossal amount of turnovers they create too. Sikeston has made the most of 70 combined turnovers from its last two opponents with the latest being a 61-22 victory over Perryville on Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House...
Southeast Missourian football player of the year: Cape Central's Al Young (01/21/15)
Some players wait for the ball to come to them, and some go and get it. Al Young is most definitely the latter.
Sikeston girls basketball team pressures Perryville in 61-22 win (01/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Back to back games from the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs have yielded lopsided results. Not just by their margin of victory, but the colossal amount of turnovers they create too. Sikeston has made the most of 70 combined turnovers from its last two opponents with the latest being a 61-22 victory over Perryville on Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House...
Sikeston gets back to .500 after resounding win over Farmington (01/21/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have been waiting for a performance like this. Having lost four of its last five games, the Bulldogs are a team still searching for its identity after several personnel changes and roster moves this year...
Kelly boys upend East Prairie (01/21/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
High school roundup: Kelly boys upend East Prairie at conference tournament (01/21/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
January 20, 2015 Scoreboard (01/20/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly upends Scott City, Sikeston wrestlers finish sixth at 141 Rumble (01/19/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Logan Ivie's double-double helped lead the Kelly Lady Hawks to a 54-26 win over visiting Scott City Monday 54-26. Ivie led Kelly (10-4) with 15 points and 10 rebounds. Tessa Johnson added 13 points and four steals...
PREP ROUNDUP: Kelly upends Scott City, Sikeston wrestlers finish sixth at 141 Rumble (01/19/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Logan Ivie's double-double helped lead the Kelly Lady Hawks to a 54-26 win over visiting Scott City Monday 54-26. Ivie led Kelly (10-4) with 15 points and 10 rebounds. Tessa Johnson added 13 points and four steals...
Sikeston sputters in 63-51 loss to Jackson (01/17/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs could not have asked for a better start to Friday night's SEMO Conference matchup with Jackson. The Bulldogs jumped out to a 10-0 lead and were overwhelming the Indians with pressure and relentless defense...
Sikeston sputters in 63-51 loss to Jackson (01/17/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs could not have asked for a better start to Friday night's SEMO Conference matchup with Jackson. The Bulldogs jumped out to a 10-0 lead and were overwhelming the Indians with pressure and relentless defense...
Sikeston wears down Notre Dame for the second time this season (01/16/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It wasn't definitively known if the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs had ever beaten Notre Dame after Sikeston did just that on Nov. 22 during the consolation semifinals of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic. We know now, however, that Thursday night marked the first time Sikeston had beaten their district rival in back to back games...
January 16, 2015 Scoreboard (01/16/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston wears down Notre Dame for the second time this season (01/16/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It wasn't definitively known if the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs had ever beaten Notre Dame after Sikeston did just that on Nov. 22 during the consolation semifinals of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic. We know now, however, that Thursday night marked the first time Sikeston had beaten their district rival in back to back games...
Sikeston's ninth and eighth grade basketball teams take wins (01/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade basketball team defeated Poplar Bluff 52-34 on Wednesday at Sikeston Junior High School. Sikeston also won the "B" game 50-41 over the Mules 7th grade team. In the "A" game, Sikeston jumped out to a 13-1 lead but Poplar Bluff cut the lead to 23-17 by halftime...
January 15, 2015 Scoreboard (01/15/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Jackson wrestling team dominates at home meet (01/15/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Sikeston wrestlers finish 2-1 at Jackson quad (01/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston wrestling team finished a four-team dual at Jackson High School with a 2-1 record. Sikeston's lone loss was to Jackson 57-6. The Bulldogs took down Ste. Genevieve 42-28 and Windsor 53-16. Mitchell Garner (220) gave Sikeston its only win against Jackson, who swept the meet, by pinning Jameson McCullough. Garner finished the night 2-1...
Sikeston wrestlers finish 2-1 at Jackson quad (01/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston wrestling team finished a four-team dual at Jackson High School with a 2-1 record. Sikeston's lone loss was to Jackson 57-6. The Bulldogs took down Ste. Genevieve 42-28 and Windsor 53-16. Mitchell Garner (220) gave Sikeston its only win against Jackson, who swept the meet, by pinning Jameson McCullough. Garner finished the night 2-1...
Sikeston's ninth and eighth grade basketball teams take wins (01/15/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade basketball team defeated Poplar Bluff 52-34 on Wednesday at Sikeston Junior High School. Sikeston also won the "B" game 50-41 over the Mules 7th grade team. In the "A" game, Sikeston jumped out to a 13-1 lead but Poplar Bluff cut the lead to 23-17 by halftime...
High school roundup: Jackson wrestling team dominates at home meet (01/15/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Wednesday.
Sikeston blitzed by state-ranked Carbondale (01/14/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- There are no breathers on the Sikeston Bulldogs' schedule, and that includes the Carbondale Terriers which may just be the most talented team the Bulldogs have played in quite some time. Carbondale, which is ranked third in Illinois Class 3A, blitzed the Bulldogs on Tuesday at the Field House 71-51...
Sikeston blitzed by state-ranked Carbondale (01/14/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- There are no breathers on the Sikeston Bulldogs' schedule, and that includes the Carbondale Terriers which may just be the most talented team the Bulldogs have played in quite some time. Carbondale, which is ranked third in Illinois Class 3A, blitzed the Bulldogs on Tuesday at the Field House 71-51...
Restless Sikeston blows by NMCC 63-26 (01/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Before Monday, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs had played one game in 16 days. Like a caged animal waiting to escape, Sikeston was finally allowed to run wild and bolted past New Madrid County Central 63-26. "There's been a lot of practice days and it's almost to the point where you're tired of practice and you just need to play games," Sikeston head coach Matt Schonhoff said. ...
January 13, 2015 Scoreboard (01/13/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Restless Sikeston blows by NMCC 63-26 (01/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Before Monday, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs had played one game in 16 days. Like a caged animal waiting to escape, Sikeston was finally allowed to run wild and bolted past New Madrid County Central 63-26. "There's been a lot of practice days and it's almost to the point where you're tired of practice and you just need to play games," Sikeston head coach Matt Schonhoff said. ...
Sikeston eighth graders defeat Clarkton, freshman fall to Jackson (01/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade basketball team improved to 10-0 on the season with a 71-35 win over Clarkton on Monday at the Sikeston Junior High School. Sikeston led 20-10 after one quarter and 37-19 at the half before putting the Reindeer away with an 18-3 run in the third quarter...
Sikeston eighth graders defeat Clarkton, freshman fall to Jackson (01/13/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston eighth grade basketball team improved to 10-0 on the season with a 71-35 win over Clarkton on Monday at the Sikeston Junior High School. Sikeston led 20-10 after one quarter and 37-19 at the half before putting the Reindeer away with an 18-3 run in the third quarter...
January 12, 2015 Scoreboard (01/12/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC takes down Northwest, Bravettes fall to Portageville (01/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE CENTRAL -- Sophomore Javarcus Word scored a game-high 28 points during New Madrid County Central's 73-58 win over Northwest Academy from St. Louis Saturday at the Tiger Shootout at Cape Central High School. Seniors Willie Jimerson and Asten Newsom added 23 and 13 points...
Sikeston rebounds with 71-56 win over MICDS (01/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldogs rebounded from a disappointing loss on Friday night with a 71-56 victory over Mary Institute and Country Day School in the 20th Annual Tiger Shootout at Cape Central High School on Saturday afternoon...
Charleston 'grows up' in 73-69 win over Sikeston at home (01/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Even since his sophomore season, the Sikeston Bulldogs have never had an answer for Charleston standout Delfincko Bogan. On Friday night Sikeston finally found a way to slow Bogan down but it couldn't slow down his teammates as Charleston held on for a 73-69 win over the Bulldogs in front of an overflow crowd at Charleston High School...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC takes down Northwest, Bravettes fall to Portageville (01/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE CENTRAL -- Sophomore Javarcus Word scored a game-high 28 points during New Madrid County Central's 73-58 win over Northwest Academy from St. Louis Saturday at the Tiger Shootout at Cape Central High School. Seniors Willie Jimerson and Asten Newsom added 23 and 13 points...
Sikeston rebounds with 71-56 win over MICDS (01/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldogs rebounded from a disappointing loss on Friday night with a 71-56 victory over Mary Institute and Country Day School in the 20th Annual Tiger Shootout at Cape Central High School on Saturday afternoon...
Charleston 'grows up' in 73-69 win over Sikeston at home (01/10/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Even since his sophomore season, the Sikeston Bulldogs have never had an answer for Charleston standout Delfincko Bogan. On Friday night Sikeston finally found a way to slow Bogan down but it couldn't slow down his teammates as Charleston held on for a 73-69 win over the Bulldogs in front of an overflow crowd at Charleston High School...
January 9, 2015 Scoreboard (01/09/15)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston freshman and eighth grade basketball teams take down Cape Central (01/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston freshman basketball team took down visiting Cape Central 61-42 Thursday. Don Larry led the way with 18 points and Austin Branch added 14 for Sikeston, who improved to 3-1 on the year. CAPE CENTRAL (42) -- Parker 9, Carter 11, Margenthaler 9, A. Harris 11, E. Harris 2. FG 18 FT 2-12 F 18. (3-pointers: Carter 1, Margenthaler 3. Fouled out: none.)...
Sikeston freshman and eighth grade basketball teams take down Cape Central (01/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston freshman basketball team took down visiting Cape Central 61-42 Thursday. Don Larry led the way with 18 points and Austin Branch added 14 for Sikeston, who improved to 3-1 on the year. CAPE CENTRAL (42) -- Parker 9, Carter 11, Margenthaler 9, A. Harris 11, E. Harris 2. FG 18 FT 2-12 F 18. (3-pointers: Carter 1, Margenthaler 3. Fouled out: none.)...
Sikeston dominates competition at quad-meet in Marion, Ill. (01/08/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com MARION, Ill. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs' wrestling team continued its recent hot streak on Wednesday with a sweep of the competition at a quad-meet in Marion, Ill. The Bulldogs took down Poplar Bluff 53-21, Carterville, Ill., 60-13 and host Marion County, Ill., 52-15...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston dominates at quad-meet, Bravettes advance (01/08/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com MARION, Ill. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs' wrestling team continued its recent hot streak on Wednesday with a sweep of the competition at a quad-meet in Marion, Ill. The Bulldogs took down Poplar Bluff 53-21, Carterville, Ill., 60-13 and host Marion County, Ill., 52-15...
Bulldog wrestling team sweeps home meet (01/07/15)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team picked up a pair of dominant wins against Kennett and Park Hills Central on Tuesday while hosting a tri-meet. Sikeston defeated the Indians 70-4 and the Rebels 58-13. Against Kennett, eight of their matches were won by pinfall while surrendering only one match...
Lady Bulldogs edged by Farmington 49-46 (01/07/15)
FARMINGTON -- Turnovers prevented the Farmington girls basketball team from pulling away, and also stopped visiting Sikeston from ultimately completing a comeback on Monday night. The Knights survived an anxious final minute, and prevailed 49-46 for their third consecutive victory as both teams returned to the court from a lengthy holiday break...
Lady Bulldogs edged by Farmington 49-46 (01/07/15)
FARMINGTON -- Turnovers prevented the Farmington girls basketball team from pulling away, and also stopped visiting Sikeston from ultimately completing a comeback on Monday night. The Knights survived an anxious final minute, and prevailed 49-46 for their third consecutive victory as both teams returned to the court from a lengthy holiday break...
Bulldog wrestling team sweeps home meet (01/07/15)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team picked up a pair of dominant wins against Kennett and Park Hills Central on Tuesday while hosting a tri-meet. Sikeston defeated the Indians 70-4 and the Rebels 58-13. Against Kennett, eight of their matches were won by pinfall while surrendering only one match...
Bogan, Bluejays prep for rival during 89-46 victory over Doniphan (01/07/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Moments after topping all scorers with 34 points, Charleston's Delfincko Bogan had the upcoming matchup against Sikeston on his mind. He thought of the 89-46 win over visiting Doniphan Tuesday night as a tuneup for Charleston's arch rival and did all he could to help himself and his teammates prepare for the always anticipated SEMO Conference battle...
Sikeston wrestling team splits with Jefferson City and Fox (01/02/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ARNOLD -- The Sikeston wrestling team split a trial dual with Fox and Jefferson City on Tuesday at Fox High School. The Bulldogs defeated Fox 52-22 but fell to Jefferson City 66-4. "This was a very tough dual for us and the kids wrestled well," Sikeston wrestling coach Chris Lowe said. "We should have done better against Jefferson City, but they are a very tough team."...
Sikeston wrestling team splits with Jefferson City and Fox (01/02/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ARNOLD -- The Sikeston wrestling team split a trial dual with Fox and Jefferson City on Tuesday at Fox High School. The Bulldogs defeated Fox 52-22 but fell to Jefferson City 66-4. "This was a very tough dual for us and the kids wrestled well," Sikeston wrestling coach Chris Lowe said. "We should have done better against Jefferson City, but they are a very tough team."...
Sikeston falls to Ft. Zumwalt South 82-80 in overtime during St. Dominic finale (12/30/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have had some thrilling finishes in the St. Dominic Christmas Tournament, but Monday night's championship game against Fort Zumwalt South may have been the most exciting yet. But this time it wasn't the Bulldogs hoisting the championship plaque as top-seeded Zumwalt South pulled out an 82-80 overtime victory in the 21st year of the tournament...
Lady Bulldogs win St. Dominic Christmas Tournament consolation championship (12/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs basketball team finished off its run in the 21st Annual St. Dominic Christmas Tournament with a consolation championship victory over Timberland, upsetting the fifth-seeded Wolves 52-40 on Monday morning at St. Dominic High School...
Bernie, Bloomfield & Dexter collect first-round wins at BCT (all BCT box scores included) (12/27/14)
Three SCAA teams remain in contention for the ultimate prize at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament after Day 1 action. The Bernie Mules, Dexter Bearcats and Bloomfield Wildcats secured opening-round victories Friday at the 16-team tournament...
Sikeston reaches fifth-straight St. Dominic Christmas Tournament title game (12/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs boys basketball team is back in the championship game of the 21st Annual St. Dominic Christmas Tournament after defeating Timberland 61-48 on Saturday night at St. Dominic High School. The second-seeded Bulldogs will play top-seeded Fort Zumwalt South on Monday at 8:15 p.m. as Sikeston will be going for its fifth-straight tournament title...
Sikeston girls advance to St. Dominic tournament consolation title game (12/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs basketball team advanced to the consolation championship of the 21st Annual St. Dominic Christmas Tournament with a 48-31 win over Parkway West on Saturday morning. Sixth-seeded Sikeston (5-3) used its pressure defense and and speed to shut down the seventh-seeded Longhorns' offense...
Bulldogs race past Parkway North for 67-43 first round win (12/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs boys basketball team advanced to the championship bracket of the 21st Annual St. Dominic Christmas Tournament with a 67-43 win over Parkway North on Friday night at St. Dominic High School...
Lady Bulldogs fall to host St. Dominic 51-42 in first round (12/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com O'FALLON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell into the consolation bracket of the 21st Annual St. Dominic Christmas Tournament after a 51-42 loss to the host school on Friday night. Sixth-seeded Sikeston was scheduled to play No. 7 seed Parkway West on Saturday but results were not available at press time...
All-Standard Democrat Football team (12/24/14)
About this team: The All-SD team was chosen by the Standard Democrat sports department from our coverage area that includes: Chaffee, Charleston, Dexter, East Prairie, Kelly, Malden, NMCC, Portageville and Sikeston
All-Standard Democrat Football team (12/24/14)
About this team: The All-SD team was chosen by the Standard Democrat sports department from our coverage area that includes: Chaffee, Charleston, Dexter, East Prairie, Kelly, Malden, NMCC, Portageville and Sikeston
All-Standard Democrat Football team (12/24/14)
Offense QB -- Peyton Pollock, sr., 6-1, 200, Dexter ------------------------ RB -- Dremond Robinson, sr., 5-6, 180, Malden ------------------------ RB -- Earnest Fobbs, jr., 6-1, 179, Sikeston ------------------------ RB -- Daniel McCray, jr., 5-9, 178, Portageville...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs nab rare win over Notre Dame (12/23/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- For the first time in his coaching career at Sikeston, head coach Matt Schonhoff has topped Notre Dame. The fifth-year coach led his team to a resounding 56-34 win over Notre Dame during the third place game at the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau on Monday...
Notre Dame falls to Sikeston in third-place game of Kelso Supply tourney (12/22/14)
Fifth-seeded Notre Dame turned the ball over 37 times before being dealt a rare 56-34 loss to third-seeded Sikeston in the third-place game of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic at the Show Me Center.
Garner takes first at Tiger Classic (12/22/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Sikeston junior Mitchell Garner took first place in the 220-pound weight division Saturday to cap a stellar finish for the Sikeston wrestling team. Garner topped Jackson's Jameson McCullough after a 10-8 decision. "Mitchell wrestled very tough and won in controlling fashion," Sikeston head coach Chris Lowe said...
Notre Dame falls to Sikeston in third-place game of Kelso Supply tourney (12/22/14)
Fifth-seeded Notre Dame turned the ball over 37 times before being dealt a rare 56-34 loss to third-seeded Sikeston in the third-place game of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic at the Show Me Center.
Garner takes first at Tiger Classic (12/22/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Sikeston senior Mitchell Garner took first place in the 220-pound weight division Saturday to cap a stellar finish for the Sikeston wrestling team. Garner topped Jackson's Jameson McCullough after a 10-8 decision. "Mitchell wrestled very tough and won in controlling fashion," Sikeston head coach Chris Lowe said...
Jackson wrestlers win third consecutive Tiger Classic (12/21/14)
There are several ways to assess the dominance of the Jackson wrestling team.
Sikeston swarms Notre Dame 62-32 to end skid (12/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Not many people saw this one coming. Here's Sikeston, losers of three straight, hosting Notre Dame on Friday, which is coming off an impressive 65-48 road win over newly crowned SEMO Conference Tournament champion New Madrid County Central...
Sikeston swarms Notre Dame 62-32 to end skid (12/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Not many people saw this one coming. Here's Sikeston, losers of three straight, hosting Notre Dame on Friday, which is coming off an impressive 65-48 road win over newly crowned SEMO Conference Tournament champion New Madrid County Central...
Notre Dame boys basketball team falls to Sikeston 62-32 (12/19/14)
Notre Dame senior Derek Hulshof netted a layup and a pair of free throws less than a minute into the second quarter, cutting Sikeston's lead to 13-10. The run was short-lived as Sikeston junior Dominique Dyes converted on a fastbreak steal that sparked a 13-2 run inside the final five minutes of the first half, giving Sikeston enough separation to cruise to a 62-32 victory on Friday at Sikeston High School.
Jackson girls basketball team advances to tourney final (12/19/14)
Cassidi Tomsu netted 12 of her game-high 26 points in the second quarter, lifting the second-seeded Indians to a 59-36 victory over third-seeded Sikeston in the second semifinal of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic on Thursday at the Show Me Center.
Sikeston falls in Classic semifinals to Jackson 59-36 (12/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- A night of offensive struggles proved too much for the third-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs to overcome Thursday night as they took on second-seeded Jackson in the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic semifinals...
Notre Dame boys basketball team falls to Sikeston 62-32 (12/19/14)
Notre Dame senior Derek Hulshof netted a layup and a pair of free throws less than a minute into the second quarter, cutting Sikeston's lead to 13-10. The run was short-lived as Sikeston junior Dominique Dyes converted on a fastbreak steal that sparked a 13-2 run inside the final five minutes of the first half, giving Sikeston enough separation to cruise to a 62-32 victory on Friday at Sikeston High School.
Sikeston falls in Classic semifinals to Jackson 59-36 (12/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- A night of offensive struggles proved too much for the third-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs to overcome Thursday night as they took on second-seeded Jackson in the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic semifinals...
Jackson girls basketball team advances to tourney final (12/19/14)
Plagued by 10 turnovers alone in the second quarter, Jackson turned to Cassidi Tomsu to carry the load. The junior netted 12 of her game-high 26 points in the second quarter, lifting the second-seeded Indians to a 59-36 victory over third-seeded Sikeston in the second semifinal of the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic on Thursday at the Show Me Center...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran takes down South Pemiscot on the road (12/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com STEELE -- Tatum May scored 22 points on 10 of 16 shooting Thursday during Oran's 69-25 win over South Pemiscot. May also had seven steals. Allie Cummins added 15 points while Brianna Stause and Hannah Scherer each chipped in 10. Ashlyn McIntosh scored six points and added a game-high 10 rebounds...
Sikeston dominates Perryville to advance to Classic semifinals (12/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Frustrating sixth-seeded Perryville on both ends of the court Wednesday, the third-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs picked up a convincing 57-25 win to advance to the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic semifinals...
Sikeston junior high splits with Cape Central (12/18/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston seventh and eighth grade basketball teams split with Cape Central on Wednesday night at Cape Central Junior High. Sikeston's eighth graders remained undefeated and improved to 8-0 on the season with a 55-24 win over the Tigers. The seventh grade Bulldogs wrapped up its season at 4-6 with a 56-34 loss to the Tigers...
Sikeston soccer has two named to all-state teams (12/18/14)
Two Sikeston soccer players were recently named to Missouri all-state teams. Sophomore Sam Cox was selected as an honorable mention all-state player in Class 3 and senior Layton Jones was named to the academic all-state team. Cox led the Bulldogs with 20 goals scored and also had nine assists...
December 18, 2014 Scoreboard (12/18/14)
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Sikeston dominates Perryville to advance to Classic semifinals (12/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Frustrating sixth-seeded Perryville on both ends of the court Wednesday, the third-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs picked up a convincing 57-25 win to advance to the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic semifinals...
Sikeston junior high splits with Cape Central (12/18/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston seventh and eighth grade basketball teams split with Cape Central on Wednesday night at Cape Central Junior High. Sikeston's eighth graders remained undefeated and improved to 8-0 on the season with a 55-24 win over the Tigers. The seventh grade Bulldogs wrapped up its season at 4-6 with a 56-34 loss to the Tigers...
Kelso Supply Holiday Classic roundup: Saxony Lutheran routs Scott City in tourney opener (12/17/14)
The Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team opened the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic with a convincing 96-12 win over the Scott City Rams on Wednesday at the Show Me Center.
Sikeston wrestling team sweeps NMCC and Kennett (12/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In their final tune up before this weekend's Tiger Classic, the Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team picked up a pair of home wins Tuesday in a tri-meet with Kennett and New Madrid County Central. The Bulldogs cruised by the Indians 75-6 before closing out the night in convincing fashion, 52-15, against the Eagles...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston falls on the road to Greene Co. Tech 68-61 (12/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com PARAGOULD, Ark. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs fell to 2-3 on the season Tuesday following its 68-61 road loss to Greene County Tech in Paragould, Ark. Sikeston's current three-game losing streak is its first since 2006. Senior Corbyn Blissett led Sikeston with 20 points while freshman Fred Thatch added 16. Sikeston went 15 of 28 from the free throw line...
Unbeaten Crusaders carry top seed in girls tourney (12/17/14)
Last season the Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team entered the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic as the top seed. The Crusaders reached the championship game for the second straight season before falling to Notre Dame in the championship game 40-37. Saxony again will hold the No. 1 seed in the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic when it takes the court against eighth-seeded Scott City at 4 p.m. today at the Show Me Center.
Kelso Supply Holiday Classic roundup: Saxony Lutheran routs Scott City in tourney opener (12/17/14)
The Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team opened the Kelso Supply Holiday Classic with a convincing 96-12 win over the Scott City Rams on Wednesday at the Show Me Center.
Sikeston wrestling team sweeps NMCC and Kennett (12/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In their final tune up before this weekend's Tiger Classic, the Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team picked up a pair of home wins Tuesday in a tri-meet with Kennett and New Madrid County Central. The Bulldogs cruised by the Indians 75-6 before closing out the night in convincing fashion, 52-15, against the Eagles...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston falls on the road to Greene Co. Tech 68-61 (12/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com PARAGOULD, Ark. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs fell to 2-3 on the season Tuesday following its 68-61 road loss to Greene County Tech in Paragould, Ark. Sikeston's current three-game losing streak is its first since 2006. Senior Corbyn Blissett led Sikeston with 20 points while freshman Fred Thatch added 16. Sikeston went 15 of 28 from the free throw line...
Smith signs with Lyon College (12/17/14)
PREP ROUNDUP: Cummins leads Oran past NMCC, Sikeston junior high sweeps Mules (12/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Oran's Allie Cummins had 17 points and 18 rebounds while leading the Lady Eagles past visiting New Madrid County Central Monday 40-37. Ashlyn McIntosh added 10 points for Oran. NMCC was led by Shanterra Waters who scored 23. Keisha Rainer added seven...
December 16, 2014 Scoreboard (12/16/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Cummins leads Oran past NMCC, Sikeston junior high sweeps Mules (12/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Oran's Allie Cummins had 17 points and 18 rebounds while leading the Lady Eagles past visiting New Madrid County Central Monday 40-37. Ashlyn McIntosh added 10 points for Oran. NMCC was led by Shanterra Waters who scored 23. Keisha Rainer added seven...
Sikeston grapplers take fourth place at 12-team duals at Farmington (12/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team placed fourth in the 12-team Farmington Duals on Saturday at Farmington. Ste. Genevieve won the event followed by Farmington then Christian Brothers High School from Tenn., who won a tie-breaker against Sikeston for third...
Sikeston grapplers take fourth place at 12-team duals at Farmington (12/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team placed fourth in the 12-team Farmington Duals on Saturday at Farmington. Ste. Genevieve won the event followed by Farmington then Christian Brothers High School from Tenn., who won a tie-breaker against Sikeston for third...
Usually spot on, SEMO Conference seeds were anything but this year (12/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Historically the seedings for the SEMO Conference tournament have been spot on. That wasn't the case this year. The 2014 tournament was littered with upsets and for the first time since its inception in 2006 two underdogs, as far as seedings go, made it to the championship game...
Usually spot on, SEMO Conference seeds were anything but this year (12/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Historically the seedings for the SEMO Conference tournament have been spot on. That wasn't the case this year. The 2014 tournament was littered with upsets and for the first time since its inception in 2006 two underdogs, as far as seedings go, made it to the championship game...
District baseball alignments announced, defending state champion Cooter moves to Class 2 (12/12/14)
The path to a district baseball championship got a bit tougher for a defending state champion and a pair of SCAA talents Friday. The Missouri High School Activities Association released district alignments for baseball for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons Friday...
PREP ROUNDUP: Rebels earn first win of the season, Risco falls to Delta C-7 65-49 (12/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com WARDELL -- With a dominant fourth quarter the Richland Rebels secured their first win of the season Thursday, taking down North Pemiscot 77-63. The Rebels trailed 33-29 at halftime before closing within a point entering the final quarter, 46-45. That where Richland made their run, outscoring North Pemiscot 32-17 in the fourth to pull out the win...
PREP ROUNDUP: Rebels earn first win of the season, Risco falls to Delta C-7 65-49 (12/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com WARDELL -- With a dominant fourth quarter the Richland Rebels secured their first win of the season Thursday, taking down North Pemiscot 77-63. The Rebels trailed 33-29 at halftime before closing within a point entering the final quarter, 46-45. That where Richland made their run, outscoring North Pemiscot 32-17 in the fourth to pull out the win...
High school roundup: Central, Notre Dame basketball teams to meet in consolation (12/11/14)
Central's Al Young had a game-high 20 points to lead the second-seeded Tigers' boys basketball team to a win over third-seeded Sikeston in a SEMO Conference Tournament consolation semifinal on Wednesday at Sikeston High School. Andre Statam added 18 points in the win, while Peyton Montgomery scored 10 and netted the 1,000th point of his high school career in the process...
Cape Central bounces Sikeston from SEMO Conference tournament 62-59 (12/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs know how to make things exciting. Now they just need to learn how to win. For the second straight game the Bulldogs lost a nail-biter, this time falling to Cape Central 62-59 on Wednesday night in the consolation semifinals of the SEMO Conference Tournament...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestlers split dual, Kelly advances to tourney final (12/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston wrestling team split a dual between Carbondale, Ill., and Cape Central Wednesday at Cape Central High School. Sikeston took down Cape Central 60-18 but fell to Carbondale 37-26. Robert Rodgers (170), Devin Cochran (182) and Gage Barber (220) all won both their matches...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestlers split dual, Kelly advances to tourney final (12/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston wrestling team split a dual between Carbondale, Ill., and Cape Central Wednesday at Cape Central High School. Sikeston took down Cape Central 60-18 but fell to Carbondale 37-26. Robert Rodgers (170), Devin Cochran (182) and Gage Barber (220) all won both their matches...
Cape Central bounces Sikeston from SEMO Conference tournament 62-59 (12/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs know how to make things exciting. Now they just need to learn how to win. For the second straight game the Bulldogs lost a nail-biter, this time falling to Cape Central 62-59 on Wednesday night in the consolation semifinals of the SEMO Conference Tournament...
High school roundup: Central, Notre Dame basketball teams to meet in consolation (12/11/14)
Central's Al Young had a game-high 20 points to lead the second-seeded Tigers' boys basketball team to a win over third-seeded Sikeston in a SEMO Conference Tournament consolation semifinal on Wednesday at Sikeston High School. Andre Statam added 18 points in the win, while Peyton Montgomery scored 10 and netted the 1,000th point of his high school career in the process...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran bests Risco, Sikeston junior high splits with Charleston (12/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Hunter Schlosser scored 19 points and had five rebounds leading the Oran Eagles past Risco 61-44 on the road Tuesday. Max Priggel added 14 points, five rebounds and three steals for Oran (2-2) while Jacob Priggel scored 11 and grabbed a game-high 14 rebounds...
December 10, 2014 Scoreboard (12/10/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Oran bests Risco, Sikeston junior high splits with Charleston (12/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Hunter Schlosser scored 19 points and had five rebounds leading the Oran Eagles past Risco 61-44 on the road Tuesday. Max Priggel added 14 points, five rebounds and three steals for Oran (2-2) while Jacob Priggel scored 11 and grabbed a game-high 14 rebounds...
Charleston pulls off wild first round upset over Sikeston in SEMO Conference tournament (12/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- If Monday night's first round game between Sikeston and Charleston is any indication, this year's SEMO Conference tournament will not be for the faint of heart. The third-seeded Bulldogs and sixth-seeded Charleston engaged in an epic battle at the Sikeston Field House with Charleston rallying to defeat its arch rival 79-78 in perhaps the most intense and thrilling first round game in the history of the tournament's nine-year existence...
Charleston pulls off wild first round upset over Sikeston in SEMO Conference tournament (12/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- If Monday night's first round game between Sikeston and Charleston is any indication, this year's SEMO Conference tournament will not be for the faint of heart. The third-seeded Bulldogs and sixth-seeded Charleston engaged in an epic battle at the Sikeston Field House with Charleston rallying to defeat its arch rival 79-78 in perhaps the most intense and thrilling first round game in the history of the tournament's nine-year existence...
Sikeston wrestlers sweep own 9-team dual tournament (12/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The first-ever Sikeston Duals took place Saturday at the Sikeston Field House and the Bulldogs wrestling team made the most of its new tournament. Sikeston won the Red pool going 4-0 and seven of its wrestlers remained undefeated on the season...
December 8, 2014 Scoreboard (12/08/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston wrestlers sweep own 9-team dual tournament (12/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The first-ever Sikeston Duals took place Saturday at the Sikeston Field House and the Bulldogs wrestling team made the most of its new tournament. Sikeston won the Red pool going 4-0 and seven of its wrestlers remained undefeated on the season...
Sikeston cruises past Dexter in home opener (12/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- New Dexter head coach Josh Dowdy had a game-plan against the Sikeston Bulldogs and he was sticking to it. No matter what. Dowdy's tactic to slow the tempo of the game and keep the ball away from the Bulldogs worked early, but the Bearcats couldn't generate enough offense as Sikeston cruised to a 52-27 SEMO Conference win in its home opener at the Field House on Friday night...
Dexter wrestling team earns split at first meet (12/06/14)
The Dexter varsity wrestling team opened its season Thursday night with a split in a road meet. Dexter beat Notre Dame 72-6 and lost to Sikeston 49-21. Dexter is back in action Dec. 6 when it competes in the Sikeston Invitational. Dexter also hosts NMCC and Carterville, Ill., Tuesday at 5 p.m...
Dexter girls fall to Saxony Lutheran, Sikeston boys best Dexter basketball team (12/06/14)
FARMINGTON, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team went kneck and kneck with the Saxony Lutheran Crusaders for the final three quarters of play Friday night but was unable to overcome an early deficit...
Sikeston cruises past Dexter in home opener (12/06/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- New Dexter head coach Josh Dowdy had a game-plan against the Sikeston Bulldogs and he was sticking to it. No matter what. Dowdy's tactic to slow the tempo of the game and keep the ball away from the Bulldogs worked early, but the Bearcats couldn't generate enough offense as Sikeston cruised to a 52-27 SEMO Conference win in its home opener at the Field House on Friday night...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestling team sweeps Dexter, Notre Dame (12/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston wrestling team swept its dual match against Dexter and Notre Dame Thursday night at Notre Dame High School. Sikeston took down Dexter 49-21 and Notre Dame 80-0. Results from the Dexter match are as follows:...
December 5, 2014 Scoreboard (12/05/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston wrestling team sweeps Dexter, Notre Dame (12/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston wrestling team swept its dual match against Dexter and Notre Dame Thursday night at Notre Dame High School. Sikeston took down Dexter 49-21 and Notre Dame 80-0. Results from the Dexter match are as follows:...
Jackson pair take home SEMO Conference's highest football honors (12/04/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Jackson Indians swept the two biggest awards Wednesday night during the 69th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. Dante Vandeven was awarded the SEMO Conference's highest honor with the Carr Award as best high school football player in Southeast Missouri...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter downs Notre Dame, Sikeston freshman and JH teams win (12/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Melanie McKuin and Hannah Thurmon each scored 21 points as the Dexter Lady Bearcats cruised past Notre Dame 82-51 Wednesday during the Farmington Invitational tournament. Thurman added 10 rebounds and four blocks while Krysten Garrison added 16 points and 10 rebounds...
SEMO All-Conference football teams selected (12/04/14)
The 2014 SEMO Confernce teams are selected by the coaches. SEMO NORTH Offense First Team QB -- Dante Vandeven, Jackson, Sr., 6-2, 190 RB -- Braion Owens, Cape Central, Sr., 5-11, 190 RB -- Earnest Fobbs, Sikeston, Jr., 6-1, 170 RB -- Bi Nguyen, Poplar Bluff, Sr., 5-9, 140...
Jackson pair take home SEMO Conference's highest football honors (12/04/14)
POPLAR BLUFF -- The Jackson Indians swept the two biggest awards Wednesday night during the 69th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. Dante Vandeven was awarded the SEMO Conference's highest honor with the Carr Award as best high school football player in Southeast Missouri...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter downs Notre Dame, Sikeston freshman and JH teams win (12/04/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Melanie McKuin and Hannah Thurmon each scored 21 points as the Dexter Lady Bearcats cruised past Notre Dame 82-51 Wednesday during the Farmington Invitational tournament. Thurman added 10 rebounds and four blocks while Krysten Garrison added 16 points and 10 rebounds...
Sikeston opens season with 62-51 win over Blytheville, Ark. (12/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. -- With nearly an entire new team, the Sikeston Bulldogs are bound to go through a few growing pains this season. In the season opener at Blytheville on Tuesday, the Bulldogs showed signs of being a strong defensive team as well as a hard-nosed rebounding team, but also showed some inexperience in handling situations late...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC rolls past Eagles, Braves open with OIT win (12/03/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Senior Willie Jimerson scored a game-high 21 points and the New Madrid County Central Eagles took down visiting East Prairie 75-36 Tuesday. Jarvarcus Word added 18 points for NMCC, who moved to 3-0 to start the season...
Dexter suffers opening season loss to Bluejays 76-47 (12/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- With back-to-back games against Charleston and Sikeston to open the season followed by the SEMO Conference tournament, new Dexter head coach Josh Dowdy has a front-loaded schedule few would envy taking over a program...
Sikeston opens season with 62-51 win over Blytheville, Ark. (12/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. -- With nearly an entire new team, the Sikeston Bulldogs are bound to go through a few growing pains this season. In the season opener at Blytheville on Tuesday, the Bulldogs showed signs of being a strong defensive team as well as a hard-nosed rebounding team, but also showed some inexperience in handling situations late...
PREP ROUNDUP: Risco drops to Bernie, Lady Jays take down East Prairie (12/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com HOLCOMB -- The Risco Tigers lost its opening round game of the Holcomb Invitational tournament Monday falling to Bernie 57-32. Risco, the eighth seed, was led by Luke Simmons' 14 points. Drew Fortner scored nine. Matt Vernon led the top-seeded Mules with 18 points. Brandson Sparks added 12...
PREP ROUNDUP: Risco drops to Bernie, Lady Jays take down East Prairie (12/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com HOLCOMB -- The Risco Tigers lost its opening round game of the Holcomb Invitational tournament Monday falling to Bernie 57-32. Risco, the eighth seed, was led by Luke Simmons' 14 points. Drew Fortner scored nine. Matt Vernon led the top-seeded Mules with 18 points. Brandson Sparks added 12...
Sikeston junior varsity takes second at ND tournament (12/01/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team finished second in the Notre Dame J.V. Tournament on Saturday afternoon after falling 43-36 to Notre Dame. Sikeston fell behind 17-5 after one quarter and trailed by as much as 25-5 in the second quarter, but eventually rallied to trim the lead in the fourth quarter...
Six Dexter players make media all-region football team (12/01/14)
The Missouri Sportswriters Association released its all-region football team Monday. Six Dexter football players were selected to the Class 3 all-region team. Dexter junior offensive lineman Jared Deal was selected first-team offense. Deal made the line calls and was a tenacious blocker...
Sikeston junior varsity takes second at ND tournament (12/01/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team finished second in the Notre Dame J.V. Tournament on Saturday afternoon after falling 43-36 to Notre Dame. Sikeston fell behind 17-5 after one quarter and trailed by as much as 25-5 in the second quarter, but eventually rallied to trim the lead in the fourth quarter...
All-Region high school football teams (12/01/14)
The 2014 Southeast Missouri All-Region football teams selected by a panel of sportswriters from eight publications. OFFENSE First team QB -- Dante Vandeven, Jackson, Sr. 6-2, 190 lbs. RB -- Braion Owens, Cape Central, Sr. 5-11, 190 lbs. RB -- Earnest Fobbs, Sikeston, Jr. 6-1, 170 lbs...
Stoddard County boys and girls basketball previews (12/01/14)
By DUSTIN WARD Daily Statesman ADVANCE, Mo. - Expectations remain high for the Advance Hornets varsity boys basketball program after a trip to the Class 2 state quarterfinals last season. "I expect a lot this season," Advance second-year coach Bubba Wheetley said. "It's going to be hard to replace Lane, but we've got some young kids coming up who can shoot and handle the ball pretty good. We are really looking forward to this year."...
Sikeston JV advances to title game of Notre Dame tournament (11/28/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team advanced to the championship game of the Notre Dame J.V. Tournament with a 54-34 win over Farmington on Friday. The championship game was scheduled to be played on Saturday. Results from the contest will be in Monday's edition...
Sikeston JV advances to title game of Notre Dame tournament (11/28/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team advanced to the championship game of the Notre Dame J.V. Tournament with a 54-34 win over Farmington on Friday. The championship game was scheduled to be played on Saturday. Results from the contest will be in Monday's edition...
Six Bulldogs named to soccer all-conference team (11/28/14)
SIKESTON -- Six Sikeston soccer players made the SEMO All-Conference list and two of those were named to the all-region team. Sam Cox and Audie Hay both made the first team, Layton Jones and Connor Merideth were selected to the second team and honorable mention nods went to Hunter Taylor and Andrew Pearson...
Six Bulldogs named to soccer all-conference team (11/28/14)
SIKESTON -- Six Sikeston soccer players made the SEMO All-Conference list and two of those were named to the all-region team. Sam Cox and Audie Hay both made the first team, Layton Jones and Connor Merideth were selected to the second team and honorable mention nods went to Hunter Taylor and Andrew Pearson...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs drop first game, Oran routs SCC (11/26/14)
JACKSON -- The Sikeston lady Bulldogs opened their season with a 48-28 loss to Saxony Lutheran on Tuesday. The Lady Crusaders jumped out to a 15-9 lead after the first quarter and led 23-13 at the break. They outscored the Lady Bulldogs 25-15 in the second half...
BOYS BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Bulldogs hoping to reload, not rebuild (11/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- When a team loses eight seniors to graduation, including a two-time all-state player, it's usually a recipe for a rebuilding year for most schools. But Sikeston head coach Gregg Holifield, now entering his 17th year at the school, has constructed his program to the point of reloading, not rebuilding, and he hopes to continue that trend this season...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs drop first game, Oran routs SCC (11/26/14)
JACKSON -- The Sikeston lady Bulldogs opened their season with a 48-28 loss to Saxony Lutheran on Tuesday. The Lady Crusaders jumped out to a 15-9 lead after the first quarter and led 23-13 at the break. They outscored the Lady Bulldogs 25-15 in the second half...
BOYS BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Bulldogs hoping to reload, not rebuild (11/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- When a team loses eight seniors to graduation, including a two-time all-state player, it's usually a recipe for a rebuilding year for most schools. But Sikeston head coach Gregg Holifield, now entering his 17th year at the school, has constructed his program to the point of reloading, not rebuilding, and he hopes to continue that trend this season...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team beats Sikeston in opener (11/25/14)
Tuesday night's girls basketball game for Saxony Lutheran gave Crusaders' coach Sam Sides a glimpse of what took his team to last year's Class 3 final four. It also showed just how much the Crusaders must improve if they hope for a repeat performance this season.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team beats Sikeston in opener (11/25/14)
Tuesday night's girls basketball game for Saxony Lutheran gave Crusaders' coach Sam Sides a glimpse of what took his team to last year's Class 3 final four. It also showed just how much the Crusaders must improve if they hope for a repeat performance this season.
Notre Dame Boys Basketball Preview (11/25/14)
Conference: SEMO Conference Coach: Paul Unterreiner, 1st year District: Class 4 District 1 Schedule: Roster: Returning starters: Quinn Poythress, Grant Ressel, Dean Crippen, Chase Urhahn Starters lost: Jordan Barber Last year's record: 17-8 Postseason result: Lost to Central 51-49 in district semifinals...
Central Boys Basketball Preview (11/25/14)
Coach: Drew Church, ninth season District: Class 4 District 1 Schedule: Roster: Returning starters: Andre Statam, Al Young, Jalen Reddin Starters lost: Jamal Cox, Mikey Jones Last year's record: 17-11 Postseason result: Lost to Farmington 50-47 in a state sectional...
Dexter wrestlers in search of repeat success (11/25/14)
Dexter wrestling coach James Sneed hopes his program continues to make strides in the right direction after sending 10 wrestlers to state, graduate Trevor Waldner claiming the state title in the 138-pound weight class and the team finishing second in its Class 2 district last season...
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...