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PREP ROUNDUP: Oran edges Cooter 4-3, Sikeston tennis downed by Dexter (04/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Rally for a pair of runs late, the Oran Eagles downed Cooter 4-3 on Wednesday. Both teams came out of the first inning with a pair of runs and the Braves scored again in the third to go up 3-2. That lead held until a two-run rally in the seventh gave Oran the come-from-behind win...
Bulldogs fall to Kennett on the road 3-1 (04/17/14)
SIKESTON -- The Kennett Indians only managed three hits off of Doug Still and the Sikeston Bulldogs on Wednesday -- but two of them came at just the right time for the Tribe. Tyson Campbell's sixth-inning base hit off of Still tied the score, then Bud Hilburn's hit three batters later chased home the go-ahead runs to give Kennett at 3-1 win over the Bulldogs in a key district and SEMO Conference game at Indian Park...
High school roundup: Priggel delivers again in Oran baseball team's victory (04/17/14)
Oran's Jacob Priggel marked the one-week anniversary of his walk-off hit against Scott City with another against Cooter on Wednesday afternoon. Priggel drove home Preston Hahn and Seth Ressell following Ben Heuring's sacrifice in the bottom of the seventh to lead the Eagles to a 4-3 victory at home...
J.T. Jones signs with SEMO as preferred walk-on (04/17/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU (SMNS) -- Sikeston High School senior J.T. Jones will join the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks basketball team as a preferred walk-on. Jones follows in the footsteps of Will Holifield and Michael Porter, who both played at Sikeston and are currently at Southeast, although Porter's career was cut short by injury...
J.T. Jones signs with SEMO as preferred walk-on (04/17/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU (SMNS) -- Sikeston High School senior J.T. Jones will join the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks basketball team as a preferred walk-on. Jones follows in the footsteps of Will Holifield and Michael Porter, who both played at Sikeston and are currently at Southeast, although Porter's career was cut short by injury...
High school roundup: Priggel delivers again in Oran baseball team's victory (04/17/14)
Oran's Jacob Priggel marked the one-week anniversary of his walk-off hit against Scott City with another against Cooter on Wednesday afternoon. Priggel drove home Preston Hahn and Seth Ressell following Ben Heuring's sacrifice in the bottom of the seventh to lead the Eagles to a 4-3 victory at home...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran edges Cooter 4-3, Sikeston tennis downed by Dexter (04/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Rally for a pair of runs late, the Oran Eagles downed Cooter 4-3 on Wednesday. Both teams came out of the first inning with a pair of runs and the Braves scored again in the third to go up 3-2. That lead held until a two-run rally in the seventh gave Oran the come-from-behind win...
Bulldogs fall to Kennett on the road 3-1 (04/17/14)
SIKESTON -- The Kennett Indians only managed three hits off of Doug Still and the Sikeston Bulldogs on Wednesday -- but two of them came at just the right time for the Tribe. Tyson Campbell's sixth-inning base hit off of Still tied the score, then Bud Hilburn's hit three batters later chased home the go-ahead runs to give Kennett at 3-1 win over the Bulldogs in a key district and SEMO Conference game at Indian Park...
Sikeston netters earn first win of the season (04/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In a close match with visiting Festus on Tuesday the Sikeston Bulldogs completed a late-comeback to pick up their first win of the season, 5-4. "It was a very tight match with Festus today," Sikeston head coach Russ Dial said. "We were down by one match with only two varsity singles remaining, so pressure was on our number five and six ranked players. Fortunately, they both handled the pressure well and pulled out the match for us."...
High school roundup: Greenville deals Chaffee baseball first loss of season (04/16/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Sikeston netters earn first win of the season (04/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In a close match with visiting Festus on Tuesday the Sikeston Bulldogs completed a late-comeback to pick up their first win of the season, 5-4. "It was a very tight match with Festus today," Sikeston head coach Russ Dial said. "We were down by one match with only two varsity singles remaining, so pressure was on our number five and six ranked players. Fortunately, they both handled the pressure well and pulled out the match for us."...
Sikeston Junior High track hosts relays (04/16/14)
Sikeston's Elijah Faulkner (left) and Jamonte Smith (center) and Aaron Allen (right) participate in the 110-hurdle event Tuesday during the Sikeston Junior High Relays at Sikeston Public Stadium. (Brent Shipman Photo)
April 15, 2014 Scoreboard (04/15/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Notre Dame golfers lose tie-breaker with Bluff (04/15/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Sikeston golf team takes third at Poplar Bluff Invitational (04/15/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com The Sikeston golf team finished third at the Poplar Bluff Invitational tournament Monday at Westwood Hills Country Club. Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler tied for fifth overall after shooting a 75 on the par 71 course. Blake Below shot an 81...
Sikeston golf team takes third at Poplar Bluff Invitational (04/15/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com The Sikeston golf team finished third at the Poplar Bluff Invitational tournament Monday at Westwood Hills Country Club. Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler tied for fifth overall after shooting a 75 on the par 71 course. Blake Below shot an 81...
Sikeston boys fare well during Twilight Relays (04/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston boys track team ended with eight first place finishes during Sikeston's annual Twilight Relays meet at Sikeston High School Friday. Other than two open events, the 100-meter dash and 1600-meter run, the Twilight Relays combine all competitors times and distances for an overall score. No team scores were kept and a best overall was recorded in each field event. 11 schools competed in the boys meet and nine in the girls...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran rolls to 13-3 win, SCC beats Richland (04/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com OAK RIDGE -- Highlighted by a seven run rally in the third inning, the Oran Eagles rolled to a 13-3 win over Oak Ridge via the mercy-rule. A two-run first frame, plus the seven run third frame left the Eagles with a comfortable 9-0 advantage entering the fourth. They put up another three runs in the inning to move ahead 12-0 before Oak Ridge got on the scoreboard in the bottom of the inning...
Sikeston soccer team to "Kick Cancer" April 22 (04/12/14)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs soccer team will do its part to bring awareness and raise money for breast cancer. On April 22 Sikeston will host Cape Central at the Sikeston Sports Complex and all money raised from that game will go to the American Cancer Society...
Sikeston soccer team to "Kick Cancer" April 22 (04/12/14)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs soccer team will do its part to bring awareness and raise money for breast cancer. On April 22 Sikeston will host Cape Central at the Sikeston Sports Complex and all money raised from that game will go to the American Cancer Society...
Sikeston boys fare well during Twilight Relays (04/12/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston boys track team ended with eight first place finishes during Sikeston's annual Twilight Relays meet at Sikeston High School Friday. Other than two open events, the 100-meter dash and 1600-meter run, the Twilight Relays combine all competitors times and distances for an overall score. No team scores were kept and a best overall was recorded in each field event. 11 schools competed in the boys meet and nine in the girls...
Sikeston left stranded in 3-1 loss to Poplar Bluff (04/11/14)
SEMO News Service POPLAR BLUFF -- Sikeston put the first two batters on base, took the lead two batters later then loaded the bases to start the SEMO Conference game Thursday. It didn't get much better after that for the Bulldogs. Poplar Bluff's Brandon Stuckenschneider got out of the first-inning jam with a strikeout then stymied Sikeston as the Mules won 3-1...
Saxony Lutheran shuts out Sikeston 6-0 (04/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Looking for their third win in four days the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs ran into a buzzsaw Thursday when the Saxony Lutheran Lady Crusaders came to town. Unable to keep up with Saxony Lutheran's high-powered offense, the Lady Bulldogs found themselves down by five goals at the break en rout to a 6-0 loss that drops them back below .500 on the season...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC walk off winners over Jackson 8-7 (04/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Thanks to a walk-off single from senior Austin Lynn, the New Madrid County Eagles completed a three-run comeback on the Jackson indians for a 8-7 win on Thursday. After going into the seventh tied at 5-5, the Indians got a bases loaded single in the top of the frame to drive in two runs...
Holifield selected to MBCA Hall of Fame (04/11/14)
Sikeston head boys basketball coach -- and Senath native -- Gregg Holifield has accomplished much in his coaching career, and now he is receiving the ultimate compliment for his success. The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association will induct Holifield into its Hall of Fame in a ceremony to be held April 26 at noon at the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in Springfield...
Holifield selected to MBCA Hall of Fame (04/11/14)
Sikeston head boys basketball coach -- and Senath native -- Gregg Holifield has accomplished much in his coaching career, and now he is receiving the ultimate compliment for his success. The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association will induct Holifield into its Hall of Fame in a ceremony to be held April 26 at noon at the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in Springfield...
Saxony Lutheran shuts out Sikeston 6-0 (04/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Looking for their third win in four days the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs ran into a buzzsaw Thursday when the Saxony Lutheran Lady Crusaders came to town. Unable to keep up with Saxony Lutheran's high-powered offense, the Lady Bulldogs found themselves down by five goals at the break en rout to a 6-0 loss that drops them back below .500 on the season...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC walk off winners over Jackson 8-7 (04/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- Thanks to a walk-off single from senior Austin Lynn, the New Madrid County Eagles completed a three-run comeback on the Jackson indians for a 8-7 win on Thursday. After going into the seventh tied at 5-5, the Indians got a bases loaded single in the top of the frame to drive in two runs...
Sikeston left stranded in 3-1 loss to Poplar Bluff (04/11/14)
SEMO News Service POPLAR BLUFF -- Sikeston put the first two batters on base, took the lead two batters later then loaded the bases to start the SEMO Conference game Thursday. It didn't get much better after that for the Bulldogs. Poplar Bluff's Brandon Stuckenschneider got out of the first-inning jam with a strikeout then stymied Sikeston as the Mules won 3-1...
SCAA Roundup: Bloomfield baseball team stays perfect, other SCAA schools secure wins (04/11/14)
The success continued Thursday for the undefeated Bloomfield Widlcats high school baseball team. Bloomfield improved to 6-0 with 29-3 win against Richland. "It's always nice to record a conference win and I was glad to see some different guys step up and contribute when given an opportunity to play," Bloomfield coach Tyler Trover said. "Our kids are doing some good things and we are going to have to continue that trend with the quality opponents on our schedule in the next week"...
Holifield to be inducted into coaches HOF (04/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston head boys basketball coach Gregg Holifield has accomplished much in his coaching career, and now he is receiving the ultimate compliment for his success. The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association will induct Holifield into its Hall of Fame in a ceremony to be held April 26 at noon at the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in Springfield...
Hamra sinks penalty kick to beat Fredericktown (04/09/14)
FREDERICKTOWN -- Thanks to a clutch shot from freshman Grace Hamra, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs picked up their second win in as many days with a 1-0 decision over host Fredericktown on Tuesday. "We had tons of chances to score goals in the second half, but didn't finish one until the very end when we got a penalty kick," Sikeston head coach Gabe Dement said. "I picked Grace to take it because I knew she would put in the corner. Sure enough, she did."...
Local teams to feel effects of district realignment (04/09/14)
The winds of change are blowing for some local teams as the Missouri High School Activities Association recently announced class and district alignments for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons. Class assignments are based on school enrollments. For basketball, the state's 128 smallest schools are in Class 1. Classes 2 and 3 also consist of 128 schools each, while the next 96 schools make up Class 4. The remainder -- the state's largest schools -- are in Class 5...
Holifield to be inducted into coaches HOF (04/09/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston head boys basketball coach Gregg Holifield has accomplished much in his coaching career, and now he is receiving the ultimate compliment for his success. The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association will induct Holifield into its Hall of Fame in a ceremony to be held April 26 at noon at the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in Springfield...
Hamra sinks penalty kick to beat Fredericktown (04/09/14)
FREDERICKTOWN -- Thanks to a clutch shot from freshman Grace Hamra, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs picked up their second win in as many days with a 1-0 decision over host Fredericktown on Tuesday. "We had tons of chances to score goals in the second half, but didn't finish one until the very end when we got a penalty kick," Sikeston head coach Gabe Dement said. "I picked Grace to take it because I knew she would put in the corner. Sure enough, she did."...
Second half stand gives Lady Bulldogs 3-2 win over Massac (04/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After watching his team give up the lead twice during the first 32 minutes of Monday's contest against Massac County, Ill., Sikeston head coach Gabe Dement challenged his defense for a better second half. The result was a scoreless final 40 minutes that allowed the Lady Bulldogs to hold on to a late first half goal for a 3-2 win over the Patriots...
Second half stand gives Lady Bulldogs 3-2 win over Massac (04/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After watching his team give up the lead twice during the first 32 minutes of Monday's contest against Massac County, Ill., Sikeston head coach Gabe Dement challenged his defense for a better second half. The result was a scoreless final 40 minutes that allowed the Lady Bulldogs to hold on to a late first half goal for a 3-2 win over the Patriots...
New assignments released for high school basketball districts for 2015 & 2016 (04/08/14)
Multiple SCAA schools will have a different path to a district basketball title or the state final four next season. The Missouri High School Activities Association announced class and district alignments Saturday for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons...
Local athletes win awards at BA Sports Extravaganza (04/07/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the event is available at this link: View Photos Here The 2014 BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza took place Saturday at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. Over 65 area schools competed in volleyball and basketball all-star games and skills competitions...
Jackson girls take home title, boys finish second at home track meet (04/06/14)
Dylan Rush and Sierra Maddox swept the pole vaulting events for the Indians.
New assignments released for HS football, basketball districts (04/06/14)
Scott County Central moved up to Class 2 in basketball
April 5, 2014 Scoreboard (04/05/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Sikeston sweeps Cape Central in open meet (04/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs boys and girls track teams hosted the Cape Central Tigers Wednesday to an open meet. The Sikeston boys defeated Cape Central 106-26 while the Sikeston girls won 80-53. Boys 1. Sikeston 106; 2. Cape Central 26...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston ninth grade baseball team splits with Jackson in DH (04/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston ninth grade baseball team split a doubleheader on the road against Jackson Wednesday. Sikeston lost the first game 8-2 but rebounded for a 7-2 win in the finale. The Bulldogs (5-1) out-hit Jackson 7-5 in the first game but fell behind 6-0 after the first two innings...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston ninth grade baseball team splits with Jackson in DH (04/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston ninth grade baseball team split a doubleheader on the road against Jackson Wednesday. Sikeston lost the first game 8-2 but rebounded for a 7-2 win in the finale. The Bulldogs (5-1) out-hit Jackson 7-5 in the first game but fell behind 6-0 after the first two innings...
Sikeston sweeps Cape Central in open meet (04/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs boys and girls track teams hosted the Cape Central Tigers Wednesday to an open meet. The Sikeston boys defeated Cape Central 106-26 while the Sikeston girls won 80-53. Boys 1. Sikeston 106; 2. Cape Central 26...
Sikeston golf team drops home dual to Poplar Bluff (04/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Bad weather conditions have took their tool on the Sikeston golf team of late. A brutally windy afternoon during the Notre Dame Invitational at Bent Creek on Monday resulted in Sikeston's top golfer to break an impressive career streak and slotted the Bulldogs in the seventh position as a team...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC baseball gets first hit, win of the season (04/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- After being no-hit in each of their two games this season the New Madrid County Central Eagles got things going Tuesday in a 4-3 win over Charleston. The Bluejays scored a run in each of the first three innings while a three-run outburst by the Eagles in the top of the second left things knotted at 3-3 going into the fourth...
Sikeston golf team drops home dual to Poplar Bluff (04/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Bad weather conditions have took their tool on the Sikeston golf team of late. A brutally windy afternoon during the Notre Dame Invitational at Bent Creek on Monday resulted in Sikeston's top golfer to break an impressive career streak and slotted the Bulldogs in the seventh position as a team...
Clark tosses second no-hitter thrown at NMCC (04/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston pitcher Jacob Clark had no idea what he had done until the final out was made. Though that may have been by design, the mob that met him before reaching the dugout gave him a pretty big clue...
April 1, 2014 Scoreboard (04/01/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Chaffee baseball stops Kelly, improves to 6-0 (04/01/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Chaffee baseball stops Kelly, improves to 6-0 (04/01/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Clark tosses second no-hitter thrown at NMCC (04/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston pitcher Jacob Clark had no idea what he had done until the final out was made. Though that may have been by design, the mob that met him before reaching the dugout gave him a pretty big clue...
March 31, 2014 Scoreboard (03/31/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Meet highlighted by Darnell's record discus throw for Jackson (03/30/14)
Jackson senior Clay Darnell beat his nearest competitor by 30 feet in the discus competition at the Festus Early Bird Invitational on Saturday, and that might be the least impressive thing about his 173-feet-4-inch throw. The throw set broke Jackson's school record, was the longest by a high schooler in the state this year and the 33rd longest in the nation...
High school roundup: Scott City's Cox throws no-hitter at New Madrid (03/29/14)
All the local high school events reported Friday to the Southeast Missourian.
Scott City freshman Cox blanks NMCC (03/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- You can't ask for a much better rebound than that of Scott City freshman Braden Cox in his second start of his high school career. After taking the loss in his career debut, Cox took the mound against New Madrid County Central on Friday and no-hit the Eagles on his way to a 4-0 win...
Sikeston SOMO athlete busting down stereotypes (03/29/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- One of the many great aspects about Special Olympics Missouri is how it breaks down stereotypes of people with intellectual disabilities. Nobody is more emblematic of just how well our athletes can smash through those stereotypes with hard work and persistence than Southeast Area athlete Logan Gardner...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Rams hammer Charleston, Chaffee downs Bell City 15-2 (03/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- The Scott City Lady Rams softball team racked up 18 hits during its 21-0 win over visiting Charleston in five innings. Valerie Bahr went 4 for 4 with a double, a triple and three RBIs for Scott City. Lyndsie Robert added three hits, including a double and triple, while Shelby Rhymer had three hits and Macy Hall had two...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Rams hammer Charleston, Chaffee downs Bell City 15-2 (03/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- The Scott City Lady Rams softball team racked up 18 hits during its 21-0 win over visiting Charleston in five innings. Valerie Bahr went 4 for 4 with a double, a triple and three RBIs for Scott City. Lyndsie Robert added three hits, including a double and triple, while Shelby Rhymer had three hits and Macy Hall had two...
PREP ROUDNUP: Sikeston golf team finishes second in tri-meet, Chaffee holds open meet (03/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- In their first match of the season, the Sikeston golf team took second at the Cape Country Club. Sikeston finished with a final team score of 170 while Cape Central won the tri-meet with a 166. Doniphan was third at 191...
Dreary conditions don't spoil Bulldogs' walk-off win (03/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It was not ideal baseball conditions. Windy. Cold. Lots of rain. But it was an ideal victory for the Sikeston Bulldogs as they defeated Waukegan (Ill.) 7-6 in eight innings on Adam Kennard's bases loaded walk-off single at VFW Stadium on Thursday...
Preview: Dexter boys tennis team (03/28/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity boys tennis team enters the 2014 season with three returning starters off of last season's vastly successful squad that finished with a 9-2 record and placed second in its district tournament. "We are young, but have some talent so it will be interesting to see what we can do this year," Dexter coach Kurt Lovelady said...
March 28, 2014 Scoreboard (03/28/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
High school roundup: Jackson, ND, Perryville post shutout wins in Noon Optimist tournament (03/28/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Jackson, ND, Perryville post shutout wins in Noon Optimist tournament (03/28/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUDNUP: Sikeston golf team finishes second in tri-meet, Chaffee holds open meet (03/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- In their first match of the season, the Sikeston golf team took second at the Cape Country Club. Sikeston finished with a final team score of 170 while Cape Central won the tri-meet with a 166. Doniphan was third at 191...
Dreary conditions don't spoil Bulldogs' walk-off win (03/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It was not ideal baseball conditions. Windy. Cold. Lots of rain. But it was an ideal victory for the Sikeston Bulldogs as they defeated Waukegan (Ill.) 7-6 in eight innings on Adam Kennard's bases loaded walk-off single at VFW Stadium on Thursday...
Lady Bulldogs soccer team falls to Marion at Noon Optimist tournament (03/28/14)
SEMO commitment, SEMO Conference awards highlight big day for Noe (03/27/14)
Dexter senior Hannah Noe verbally committed to join the Southeast Missouri State women's basketball team on the same day as the SEMO Conference award announcements.
Lady Bulldogs soccer earns first win (03/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Rebounding from Monday's loss to Jackson, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs picked up their first win of the season Wednesday in a 3-1 decision against Harrisburg, Ill. Sikeston was knotted up 1-1 late, but thanks to some late adjustments came away with two unanswered goals in the final 12 minutes of the contest...
Noe, Bogan take top SEMO honors (03/27/14)
POPLAR BLUFF --Hannah Noe had a memorable day. When the Dexter senior woke up Wednesday morning, she didn't realize that she would be committing to a Division I college and win the award for top girls basketball player in the SEMO Conference. A few short hours after committing to Southeast Missouri State University, Noe brought home a bulk of the honors given out at the 56th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. ...
Sikeston routs Malden during home opener 19-1 (03/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Heading into the season, Sikeston baseball coach Alan Scheeter knew his pitching staff would be one of the team's strengths. But he wasn't so sure about his offense, which graduated eight seniors from last year's team...
March 27, 2014 Scoreboard (03/27/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Noe, Bogan headline All-SEMO Conference list (03/27/14)
Mitchell, Shetley also named All-SEMO Conference
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Hannah Noe had a memorable day. When the Dexter senior woke up Wednesday morning, she didn't realize that she would be committing to a Division I college and win the award for top girls basketball player in the SEMO Conference.
SEMO commitment, SEMO Conference awards highlight big day for Noe (03/27/14)
Dexter senior Hannah Noe verbally committed to join the Southeast Missouri State women's basketball team on the same day as the SEMO Conference award announcements.
Dexter girls basketball program receives top awards at 56th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet (03/27/14)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. - Hannah Noe had a memorable day. When the Dexter senior woke up Wednesday morning, she didn't realize that she would be committing to a Division I college and win the award for top girls basketball player in the SEMO Conference. A few short hours after committing to Southeast Missouri State University, Noe brought home a bulk of the honors given out at the 56th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. ...
Sikeston routs Malden during home opener 19-1 (03/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Heading into the season, Sikeston baseball coach Alan Scheeter knew his pitching staff would be one of the team's strengths. But he wasn't so sure about his offense, which graduated eight seniors from last year's team...
Lady Bulldogs soccer earns first win (03/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Rebounding from Monday's loss to Jackson, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs picked up their first win of the season Wednesday in a 3-1 decision against Harrisburg, Ill. Sikeston was knotted up 1-1 late, but thanks to some late adjustments came away with two unanswered goals in the final 12 minutes of the contest...
Noe, Bogan take top SEMO honors (03/27/14)
POPLAR BLUFF --Hannah Noe had a memorable day. When the Dexter senior woke up Wednesday morning, she didn't realize that she would be committing to a Division I college and win the award for top girls basketball player in the SEMO Conference. A few short hours after committing to Southeast Missouri State University, Noe brought home a bulk of the honors given out at the 56th Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Basketball Banquet at the Black River Coliseum. ...
New blood to infiltrate Sikeston's track and field team (03/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After several years of domination in the relay events the Sikeston Bulldogs' track and field teams finds itself in need of fresh faces entering the upcoming season. Along with the relays, head coach Terry Flannigan is hoping an infusion of young talent across the board will keep the Bulldogs at the top as the look to defend their Class 3, District 1 crown...
New blood to infiltrate Sikeston's track and field team (03/26/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After several years of domination in the relay events the Sikeston Bulldogs' track and field teams finds itself in need of fresh faces entering the upcoming season. Along with the relays, head coach Terry Flannigan is hoping an infusion of young talent across the board will keep the Bulldogs at the top as the look to defend their Class 3, District 1 crown...
Sikeston girls soccer team begin season with loss to Jackson (03/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite losing only three seniors to graduation last year the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs find themselves a young squad that will see plenty of underclassmen stepping into key roles during the 2014 season. Tasked with the challenge of bringing the Lady Bulldogs back above the .500 mark this season is first-year head coach Gabe Dement...
High school roundup: Woodland softball opens season with win (03/25/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Woodland softball opens season with win (03/25/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Sikeston girls soccer team begin the season with Jackson loss (03/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Despite losing only three seniors to graduation last year the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs find themselves a young squad that will see plenty of underclassmen stepping into key roles during the 2014 season. Tasked with the challenge of bringing the Lady Bulldogs back above the .500 mark this season is first-year head coach Gabe Dement...
March 24, 2014 Scoreboard (03/24/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Wheeler leads Sikeston golf team in hopes of return to state (03/21/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler will be hunting for his third straight trip to the state golf meet. Coming into this season as a junior, Wheeler is counting a return trip as one of his goals but he also calls this year his most important...
Wheeler leads Sikeston golf team in hopes of return to state (03/21/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler will be hunting for his third straight trip to the state golf meet. Coming into this season as a junior, Wheeler is counting a return trip as one of his goals but he also calls this year his most important...
2014 Spring Sports Preview: Dexter Bearcats baseball team (03/19/14)
The Dexter Bearcats high school baseball program enters the 2014 season with 11 returning players off of last season's squad that finished 9-15. "We have some good ball players coming back," Dexter head coach Brian Becker said. "We struggled at the plate last year quite a bit, but hopefully we can turn it around at the plate this year."...
Spring practice in full gear (03/15/14)
Sikeston soccer player Torrie Helms attempts to kick a ball past a defender during a drill on Tuesday afternoon at Matthews Elementary School. Practice for spring sports around the area is in full gear as athletes are taking advantage of the warmer weather. The Sikeston soccer team opens the season on March 24 when they host the Jackson Lady Indians with junior varsity beginning at 5 p.m...
16 SCAA athletes selected to participate in B.A. Sports All-Star Extravaganza in Dexter April 5 (03/15/14)
16 athletes from the SCAA Conference have been selected to participate in the B.A. Sports All-Star Extravaganza Apr. 5. The Bearcat Event Center will host the event. Eight SCAA volleyball players have been selected to participate in the event. The players are: Advance's Allie Below, Advance's Grayson Miles, Bernie's Tori Lowrey, Dexter's Ashley Brown, Puxico's Emily Merick, Woodland's Rachel Poole, Bernie's Jordan Ellenburg and Woodland's Josie Long...
16 SCAA athletes selected to participate in B.A. Sports All-Star Extravaganza in Dexter April 5 (03/15/14)
16 athletes from the SCAA Conference have been selected to participate in the B.A. Sports All-Star Extravaganza Apr. 5. The Bearcat Event Center will host the event. Eight SCAA volleyball players have been selected to participate in the event. The players are: Advance's Allie Below, Advance's Grayson Miles, Bernie's Tori Lowrey, Dexter's Ashley Brown, Puxico's Emily Merick, Woodland's Rachel Poole, Bernie's Jordan Ellenburg and Woodland's Josie Long...
Central boys basketball team upsets Sikeston in district final (03/09/14)
The Tigers upended the top-seeded Bulldogs 68-52 for the Class 4 District 1 title
Central boys basketball team upsets Sikeston in district final (03/09/14)
The Tigers upended the top-seeded Bulldogs 68-52 for the Class 4 District 1 title
Cape Central dethrones five-time defending champion Sikeston 68-52 (03/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It was bound to happen at some point, but the pain of losing is still a tough pill to swallow. Sikeston's district title reign has ended at five straight after losing to Cape Central 68-52 in the Class 4, District 1 championship game on Friday at Cape Central High School...
Central boys basketball team upsets Sikeston for district crown (03/08/14)
The third-seeded Tigers never trailed on their way to defeating top-seeded and five-time defending champion Sikeston 68-52 on Friday.
Cape Central dethrones five-time defending champion Sikeston 68-52 (03/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It was bound to happen at some point, but the pain of losing is still a tough pill to swallow. Sikeston's district title reign has ended at five straight after losing to Cape Central 68-52 in the Class 4, District 1 championship game on Friday at Cape Central High School...
Sikeston reaches ninth straight district championship game (03/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- For the ninth straight year the Sikeston Bulldogs advanced to the championship game of the Class 4, District 1 Tournament after defeating Kennett 81-46 on Thursday night at Cape Central High School. The top-seeded Bulldogs will attempt to win its sixth straight district title tonight at 7:30 p.m. against third-seeded Cape Central, which defeated No. 2 seed Notre Dame 51-49 on Thursday...
Season ends for Lady Bulldogs following 59-23 loss to Notre Dame (03/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The start they were dreading came to a reality. Second-seeded Notre Dame stormed out to an early lead to put Sikeston's chances of an upset and season to an end. The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs lost 59-23 to Notre Dame during the semifinals of the Class 4, District 1 tournament at Cape Central High School Thursday night...
March 7, 2014 Scoreboard (03/07/14)
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Jones leads Sikeston past Tribe into title game (03/07/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- J.T. Jones has been mentioned much of this season as a SEMO Conference Player of the Year Candidate. Thursday night, he made his case to the Kennett Indians. Jones scored 35 points on 16-for-22 shooting from the field, leading the top-seeded Sikeston Bulldogs to an 81-46 win over the Tribe in the semifinals of the MSHSAA Class 4, District 1 Tournament at Cape Central High School...
Jones leads Sikeston past Tribe into title game (03/07/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- J.T. Jones has been mentioned much of this season as a SEMO Conference Player of the Year Candidate. Thursday night, he made his case to the Kennett Indians. Jones scored 35 points on 16-for-22 shooting from the field, leading the top-seeded Sikeston Bulldogs to an 81-46 win over the Tribe in the semifinals of the MSHSAA Class 4, District 1 Tournament at Cape Central High School...
Sikeston reaches ninth straight district championship game (03/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- For the ninth straight year the Sikeston Bulldogs advanced to the championship game of the Class 4, District 1 Tournament after defeating Kennett 81-46 on Thursday night at Cape Central High School. The top-seeded Bulldogs will attempt to win its sixth straight district title tonight at 7:30 p.m. against third-seeded Cape Central, which defeated No. 2 seed Notre Dame 51-49 on Thursday...
Season ends for Lady Bulldogs following 59-23 loss to Notre Dame (03/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The start they were dreading came to a reality. Second-seeded Notre Dame stormed out to an early lead to put Sikeston's chances of an upset and season to an end. The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs lost 59-23 to Notre Dame during the semifinals of the Class 4, District 1 tournament at Cape Central High School Thursday night...
Notre Dame girls basketball team records rout in district semifinals (03/07/14)
It took awhile for the Notre Dame girls basketball team to get its high-powered offense in gear. But once they did, the Bulldogs quickly took care of business. Notre Dame blitzed Sikeston 59-23 in a Class 4 District 1 semifinal Thursday before a full house at Central High School. The win lifted the second-seeded Bulldogs into a district championship rematch with powerful Dexter (23-3), the district's top seed, tonight at the same venue...
Notre Dame girls basketball team records rout in district semifinals (03/07/14)
It took awhile for the Notre Dame girls basketball team to get its high-powered offense in gear. But once they did, the Bulldogs quickly took care of business. Notre Dame blitzed Sikeston 59-23 in a Class 4 District 1 semifinal Thursday before a full house at Central High School. The win lifted the second-seeded Bulldogs into a district championship rematch with powerful Dexter (23-3), the district's top seed, tonight at the same venue...
Class 4, District 1: Sikeston using extra time to prepare for playoff grind (03/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Weather delays and postponements are unfortunate, but the Sikeston Bulldogs are using them to their advantage. Despite slick roads and restrictive driving orders throughout Sikeston following the winter storm that hit Sunday evening, the Bulldogs were in the gym both Monday and Tuesday and plan to be today as they prepare for the Class 4, District 1 tournament...
Class 4, District 1: Lady Bulldogs get set for Notre Dame (03/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It's brought them this far, so the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs won't be turning their back on their top weapon. Sikeston's plan going into their Class 4, District 1 semifinal game against Notre Dame on Thursday stems from their success of holding their first round opponent, Perryville, to 26 points...
Class 4, District 1: Sikeston using extra time to prepare for playoff grind (03/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Weather delays and postponements are unfortunate, but the Sikeston Bulldogs are using them to their advantage. Despite slick roads and restrictive driving orders throughout Sikeston following the winter storm that hit Sunday evening, the Bulldogs were in the gym both Monday and Tuesday and plan to be today as they prepare for the Class 4, District 1 tournament...
Class 4, District 1: Lady Bulldogs get set for Notre Dame (03/05/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It's brought them this far, so the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs won't be turning their back on their top weapon. Sikeston's plan going into their Class 4, District 1 semifinal game against Notre Dame on Thursday stems from their success of holding their first round opponent, Perryville, to 26 points...
Playoff basketball postponed again (03/03/14)
Postseason basketball has been pushed back. Again. Tuesday's lineup of basketball playoff games have been rescheduled due to the inclement weather surrounding the area. The Class 4, District 1 boys semifinal games, originally slated for Tuesday have been postponed until Thursday alone with the girls semifinals...
Class 4, District 1: Sikeston moves on after 36-24 win over Perryville (03/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The lead was well in hand but Perryville provided a noticeable scare. Though tired legs that built a once 16-point lead midway through the fourth quarter began to slow, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs withstood a furious Lady Pirate comeback to advance to the Class 4, District 1 semifinals after a 36-24 win on Saturday at Cape Central High School...
Class 4, District 1: Sikeston moves on after 36-24 win over Perryville (03/03/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The lead was well in hand but Perryville provided a noticeable scare. Though tired legs that built a once 16-point lead midway through the fourth quarter began to slow, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs withstood a furious Lady Pirate comeback to advance to the Class 4, District 1 semifinals after a 36-24 win on Saturday at Cape Central High School...
Tonight's basketball district tournament semis rescheduled (03/03/14)
The semifinals of the Class 4 District 1 girls tournament at Central High School have been pushed back to Thursday due to icy road conditions. The rescheduling of tonight's games means the championship game will be played Friday. Top-seeded Dexter will face No. 4 Kennett in the first semifinal at 6 p.m. Thursday, followed by No. 2 Notre Dame vs. No. 3 Sikeston at 7:30...
Tribe rides defense past Dexter (03/02/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- The Kennett Indians took advantage of a strong defensive performance to break out of their recent slump at just the right time. The Tribe allowed just 10 points over the second and third quarters to break open a close game and defeat the Dexter Bearcats 66-44 in the first round of the MSHSAA Class 4, District 1 Tournament here Saturday.
Perryville girls basketball season ends in district opener (03/02/14)
The Pirates fell to Sikeston 36-24 in the Class 4 District 1 tournament
Perryville girls basketball season ends in district opener (03/02/14)
The Pirates fell to Sikeston 36-24 in the Class 4 District 1 tournament
Sikeston fifth and sixth grade girls basketball team setting a foundation (02/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Establishing a solid base is essential for anything worth building. Some who want the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs basketball program to excel understand that need and are taking the extra steps to ensure a secure foundation...
Sikeston rolls over DeSoto 89-38 (02/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston senior class went out in style on Thursday in their final regular season game of the season. The Bulldogs routed DeSoto 89-38 on Senior Night at the Field House to improve to 21-3 on the season to head into the district tournament next week on a positive note...
Sikeston fifth and sixth grade girls basketball team setting a foundation (02/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Establishing a solid base is essential for anything worth building. Some who want the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs basketball program to excel understand that need and are taking the extra steps to ensure a secure foundation...
Lady Bulldogs fall on the road to Dexter 68-38 (02/28/14)
DEXTER -- The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team finished with a perfect 8-0 home record at the Bearcat Event Center Thursday night as it beat the Sikeston Bulldogs 68-38. "It was a pretty emotional night with it being Senior Night," Dexter coach Chad Allen said. ...
Sikeston rolls over DeSoto 89-38 (02/28/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston senior class went out in style on Thursday in their final regular season game of the season. The Bulldogs routed DeSoto 89-38 on Senior Night at the Field House to improve to 21-3 on the season to head into the district tournament next week on a positive note...
Lady Bulldogs fall on the road to Dexter 68-38 (02/28/14)
DEXTER -- The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team finished with a perfect 8-0 home record at the Bearcat Event Center Thursday night as it beat the Sikeston Bulldogs 68-38. "It was a pretty emotional night with it being Senior Night," Dexter coach Chad Allen said. ...
Dexter varsity girls go undefeated at home, beat Sikeston 68-38 on Senior Night (02/28/14)
The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team finished with a perfect 8-0 home record at the Bearcat Event Center Thursday night as it beat the Sikeston Bulldogs 68-38. "It was a pretty emotional night with it being Senior Night," Dexter coach Chad Allen said. ...
Dexter varsity girls go undefeated at home, beat Sikeston 68-38 on Senior Night (02/27/14)
The Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team finished with a perfect 8-0 home record at the Bearcat Event Center Thursday night as it beat the Sikeston Bulldogs 68-38. "It was a pretty emotional night with it being Senior Night," Dexter coach Chad Allen said. ...
Shorthanded Tribe opens with Dexter (02/27/14)
The Kennett Indians received some of the worst news they could have received less than two weeks ago when they found out that senior standout Kevonte Mitchell was going to miss the rest of the season with a broken hand. Before being sidelined, Mitchell was averaging 24 points and nine rebounds per game, and had scored 30 or more points in his previous four games...
Still signs with Jefferson College (02/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- He wasn't sure if he was even going to play baseball before his junior season. As it would turn out, he made the right choice. Sikeston senior Doug Still signed his letter of intent to play baseball for Jefferson College Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House...
Still signs with Jefferson College (02/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- He wasn't sure if he was even going to play baseball before his junior season. As it would turn out, he made the right choice. Sikeston senior Doug Still signed his letter of intent to play baseball for Jefferson College Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House...
Lady Bulldogs can't find the edge against Park Hills 56-29 (02/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Both the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs and Park Hills Central Lady Rebels were looking for an edge. Not against each other, but against a potential playoff competitor who is a favorite to reach the Class 4 state tournament...
Lady Bulldogs can't find the edge against Park Hills 56-29 (02/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Both the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs and Park Hills Central Lady Rebels were looking for an edge. Not against each other, but against a potential playoff competitor who is a favorite to reach the Class 4 state tournament...
Bulldogs ruin Bernie's plan 63-41 (02/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Bernie Mules came into Friday night's contest at Sikeston with a clear strategy. The plan was, basically, to play keep away against the Class 4, No. 4 ranked Bulldogs in an effort to try to keep the game close...
Dexter's Waldner in the finals, Sikeston's season comes to an end (02/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com COLUMBIA -- Dexter's Trevor Waldner began the state wrestling meet as the top seed in his weight class. He's continuing to make that seed hold true. After two days of competition, the senior is in position to win the 138-pound, Class 2 state championship following two wins on Friday at Mizzou Arena in Columbia...
Bulldogs ruin Bernie's plan 63-41 (02/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Bernie Mules came into Friday night's contest at Sikeston with a clear strategy. The plan was, basically, to play keep away against the Class 4, No. 4 ranked Bulldogs in an effort to try to keep the game close...
Sikeston wears down Caruthersville in up-and-down 80-65 win (02/21/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CARUTHERSVILLE -- The Caruthersville Tigers love the up-tempo style. And the Sikeston Bulldogs were more than willing to play along. In a fast-paced, up-and-down game, Sikeston's depth eventually wore the Tigers down in an 80-65 victory on Senior Night at Caruthersville High School on Thursday...
Stinnett still in the running at state wrestling meet (02/21/14)
COLUMBIA -- Sikeston freshman Josh Stinnett won his first match during the Class 3 state wrestling meet and is the only Bulldog wrestler still vying for a state championship following the first day at Mizzou Arena in Columbia. Stinnett, who wrestles in the 195-pound division, defeated McCluer's Wyatt Clark by tie-breaker in overtime 5-2. The freshman will wrestle Kearney's Brandon Adams (38-9) in the quarterfinals for the chance to move on...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs pick up fifth straight win (02/21/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Winners of seven of their last eight, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs won their fifth game in a row Thursday against Farmington 39-32. Erica Peet led the Lady Bulldogs (13-10) with 17 points. Tyra Bonner added 10...
February 21, 2014 Scoreboard (02/21/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs pick up fifth straight win (02/21/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Winners of seven of their last eight, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs won their fifth game in a row Thursday against Farmington 39-32. Erica Peet led the Lady Bulldogs (13-10) with 17 points. Tyra Bonner added 10...
Stinnett still in the running at state wrestling meet (02/21/14)
COLUMBIA -- Sikeston freshman Josh Stinnett won his first match during the Class 3 state wrestling meet and is the only Bulldog wrestler still vying for a state championship following the first day at Mizzou Arena in Columbia. Stinnett, who wrestles in the 195-pound division, defeated McCluer's Wyatt Clark by tie-breaker in overtime 5-2. The freshman will wrestle Kearney's Brandon Adams (38-9) in the quarterfinals for the chance to move on...
Sikeston wears down Caruthersville in up-and-down 80-65 win (02/21/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CARUTHERSVILLE -- The Caruthersville Tigers love the up-tempo style. And the Sikeston Bulldogs were more than willing to play along. In a fast-paced, up-and-down game, Sikeston's depth eventually wore the Tigers down in an 80-65 victory on Senior Night at Caruthersville High School on Thursday...
Lady Bulldogs turn back Cape Central 47-43 (02/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It may not have been the most dominant of efforts, but with a strong second half the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs found a way to keep their strong second half of the season going Wednesday against host Cape Central...
Bulldogs hope to ride hot streak into state meet (02/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team wanted to enter the district tournament with their best wrestling still at hand. Following the 15-team event, they may be putting their best foot forward by qualifying five wrestlers for the Class 3 state meet which begins today at Mizzou Arena in Columbia...
February 19, 2014 Scoreboard (02/20/14)
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Lady Bulldogs turn back Cape Central 47-43 (02/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It may not have been the most dominant of efforts, but with a strong second half the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs found a way to keep their strong second half of the season going Wednesday against host Cape Central...
Bulldogs hope to ride hot streak into state meet (02/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team wanted to enter the district tournament with their best wrestling still at hand. Following the 15-team event, they may be putting their best foot forward by qualifying five wrestlers for the Class 3 state meet which begins today at Mizzou Arena in Columbia...
High school roundup: Montgomery reaches milestone in Chaffee win (02/20/14)
Chaffee senior Charlie Montgomery scored his 1,000th career point in his final regular-season home game on Wednesday night. Montgomery's game-high 18 points helped the Red Devils beat Greenville 67-55 on Senior Night to improve to 16-9 on the season...
Bulldogs narrowly escape upset-minded NMCC 71-66 (02/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs' very slim SEMO Conference regular season hopes are still alive, but just barely. Sikeston closed out its conference slate with a hard-fought 71-66 victory over New Madrid County Central at the Field House on Tuesday and they got a little help elsewhere in conference play...
Bulldogs narrowly escape upset-minded NMCC 71-66 (02/19/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs' very slim SEMO Conference regular season hopes are still alive, but just barely. Sikeston closed out its conference slate with a hard-fought 71-66 victory over New Madrid County Central at the Field House on Tuesday and they got a little help elsewhere in conference play...
PREP ROUNDUP: East Prairie falls to Advance, Lady Jays edged by South Pemiscot (02/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ADVANCE -- Behind Lane Below's 24 points, Advance took down East Prairie on Monday 84-59. Advance led 23-13 after the first quarter and 47-24 at halftime. Damion Tipler led the Eagles' effort with 17 points with Seth bays and Dustin Bryars scoring 12 and 11 points respectively...
February 18, 2014 Scoreboard (02/18/14)
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Sikeston wrestling team sending five to state meet (02/16/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team will be sending five wrestlers to the state wrestling meet following the Class 3, District 1 tournament in Farmington over the weekend. Garrett Middleton (113-pound weight class), Clay Porter (170), Braydon Reynolds (182), Josh Stinnett (195) and Gage Barber (220) all qualified for the state meet...
Sikeston wrestling team sending five to state meet (02/16/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team will be sending five wrestlers to the state wrestling meet following the Class 3, District 1 tournament in Farmington over the weekend. Garrett Middleton (113-pound weight class), Clay Porter (170), Braydon Reynolds (182), Josh Stinnett (195) and Gage Barber (220) all qualified for the state meet...
Foul trouble hurts Central boys basketball team in loss to Sikeston (02/16/14)
Heading into Friday night, the race for the top seed in Class 4 District 1 appeared to be wide open among three teams: Central, Notre Dame and Sikeston. The picture has cleared up somewhat following Sikeston's 67-52 SEMO Conference win at Central, marking the first time the Bulldogs have beaten the Tigers on their home floor since 2008...
Foul trouble hurts Central boys basketball team in loss to Sikeston (02/16/14)
Heading into Friday night, the race for the top seed in Class 4 District 1 appeared to be wide open among three teams: Central, Notre Dame and Sikeston. The picture has cleared up somewhat following Sikeston's 67-52 SEMO Conference win at Central, marking the first time the Bulldogs have beaten the Tigers on their home floor since 2008...
Sikeston all but seals district top seed following win over Tigers (02/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Heading into Friday night, the race for the top seed in Class 4, District 1 appeared to be wide open among three teams: Cape Central, Notre Dame and Sikeston. The picture has cleared up somewhat following Sikeston's 67-52 SEMO Conference win at Cape Central, marking the first time the Bulldogs have beaten the Tigers on their home floor since 2008...
Sikeston all but seals district top seed following win over Tigers (02/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Heading into Friday night, the race for the top seed in Class 4, District 1 appeared to be wide open among three teams: Cape Central, Notre Dame and Sikeston. The picture has cleared up somewhat following Sikeston's 67-52 SEMO Conference win at Cape Central, marking the first time the Bulldogs have beaten the Tigers on their home floor since 2008...
Lady Bulldogs reach .500 mark after win over Charleston (02/14/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Three games in four days is no easy feat, but the Sikeston lady Bulldogs finished off their week with two straight wins to reach the .500 mark on the season. Their latest conquest came Thursday when they took down host Charleston for a 64-46 win that was led by Erica Peet's 20 points...
February 14, 2014 Scoreboard (02/14/14)
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Lady Bulldogs reach .500 mark after win over Charleston (02/14/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Three games in four days is no easy feat, but the Sikeston lady Bulldogs finished off their week with two straight wins to reach the .500 mark on the season. Their latest conquest came Thursday when they took down host Charleston for a 64-46 win that was led by Erica Peet's 20 points...
Sikeston grounds Pilots 87-49 (02/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With winter weather wreaking havoc on the Sikeston boys basketball schedule, they have scoured the area looking for teams to play, looking as far as St. Louis for potential opponents. They found one just 25 miles away in Cairo, Ill., an opponent that the Bulldogs have not played since the 1986-87 season...
February 13, 2014 Scoreboard (02/13/14)
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Lady Tribe loses in OT to Sikeston (02/13/14)
The Kennett Lady Indians had a strong night on the basketball court against the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs in every aspect but one -- but that one aspect proved very costly. The Lady Indians shot just 6-for-23 from the free throw line, including missing their last six free throws, to suffer a 36-32 loss in overtime Wednesday night at the Kennett High School gymnasium...
Lady Tribe loses in OT to Sikeston (02/13/14)
The Kennett Lady Indians had a strong night on the basketball court against the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs in every aspect but one -- but that one aspect proved very costly. The Lady Indians shot just 6-for-23 from the free throw line, including missing their last six free throws, to suffer a 36-32 loss in overtime Wednesday night at the Kennett High School gymnasium...
Sikeston grounds Pilots 87-49 (02/13/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With winter weather wreaking havoc on the Sikeston boys basketball schedule, they have scoured the area looking for teams to play, looking as far as St. Louis for potential opponents. They found one just 25 miles away in Cairo, Ill., an opponent that the Bulldogs have not played since the 1986-87 season...
Lady Tribe takes away positives from loss at Walnut Ridge (02/12/14)
WALNUT RIDGE, Ark. -- The Kennett Lady Indians came away with some things to feel good about despite suffering a 37-35 loss to the Walnut Ridge Lady Bobcats here Tuesday night. The game, which was a last-minute addition to Kennett's schedule, saw the Lady Bobcats rally from an 18-12 halftime deficit and capitalize on some Kennett foul trouble to come away with the win...
February 12, 2014 Scoreboard (02/12/14)
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Jackson ruins Lady Bulldogs Senior night 41-24 (02/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Senior night didn't go as planned for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs. Taking on Jackson Monday night, the Lady Bulldogs saw a second half comeback attempt thwarted as the Lady Indians held on for a 41-24 win. "We competed very well," Sikeston head coach Matt Schonhoff said."The story of the game was we had frustration that set in late in the fourth quarter when they got some steals on the break and some easy scores. ...
Jackson ruins Lady Bulldogs Senior night 41-24 (02/11/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Senior night didn't go as planned for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs. Taking on Jackson Monday night, the Lady Bulldogs saw a second half comeback attempt thwarted as the Lady Indians held on for a 41-24 win. "We competed very well," Sikeston head coach Matt Schonhoff said."The story of the game was we had frustration that set in late in the fourth quarter when they got some steals on the break and some easy scores. ...
Lady Bulldogs rout Scott City 54-13 (02/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- Putting together their most dominant first half of the season, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs rolled to a 54-13 win over host Scott City on Saturday. "From start to finish we did well," Sikeston head coach Matt Schonhoff said. "Our defensive intensity was good. The one thing I didn't like was we didn't rebound very well...
Lady Bulldogs rout Scott City 54-13 (02/10/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- Putting together their most dominant first half of the season, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs rolled to a 54-13 win over host Scott City on Saturday. "From start to finish we did well," Sikeston head coach Matt Schonhoff said. "Our defensive intensity was good. The one thing I didn't like was we didn't rebound very well...
Relentless defense pushes Sikeston past Poplar Bluff 73-62 (02/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- One thing about Sikeston's pressure defense is that it comes at you relentlessly. It's a never-ending wave of constant pressure and trapping. It's the opponents' job to remain poised and calm in the chaotic atmosphere that Sikeston creates...
Relentless defense pushes Sikeston past Poplar Bluff 73-62 (02/08/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- One thing about Sikeston's pressure defense is that it comes at you relentlessly. It's a never-ending wave of constant pressure and trapping. It's the opponents' job to remain poised and calm in the chaotic atmosphere that Sikeston creates...
Dexter drops 14th straight to Sikeston 74-42 (02/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- It took over two months but Sikeston and Dexter finally got their game in after two snowouts. In a game that was originally scheduled Dec. 6, Sikeston took to the road and defeated Dexter 74-42 at the Bearcat Event Center on Thursday...
February 7, 2014 Scoreboard (02/07/14)
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Dexter drops 14th straight to Sikeston 74-42 (02/07/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com DEXTER -- It took over two months but Sikeston and Dexter finally got their game in after two snowouts. In a game that was originally scheduled Dec. 6, Sikeston took to the road and defeated Dexter 74-42 at the Bearcat Event Center on Thursday...
February 6, 2014 Scoreboard (02/06/14)
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Ninth grade Bulldogs win consolation championship (02/04/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston ninth grade boys basketball team finished the Jackson Invitational tournament as consolation champions Saturday, beating Notre Dame 40-39. "Great effort by my guys," Sikeston ninth grade coach Chris Sarakas said. "They had the will to win and made big plays at the end of the game offensively and defensively."...
Ninth grade Bulldogs win consolation championship (02/04/14)
Staff Reports sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston ninth grade boys basketball team finished the Jackson Invitational tournament as consolation champions Saturday, beating Notre Dame 40-39. "Great effort by my guys," Sikeston ninth grade coach Chris Sarakas said. "They had the will to win and made big plays at the end of the game offensively and defensively."...
Sikeston grapplers finish seventh at Thrasher tourney (02/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com COTTLEVILLE -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team finished ninth out of 17 teams Saturday during the Francis Howell "Thrasher" Tournament. "Very tough competition and kids wrestled well," Sikeston coach Chris Lowe said. "Our highest placer was Chase Rodgers at 160. Mitchell Garner was one of our highlights of the tournament for us taking seventh. We wrestled with three empty weight classes due to injury and illness."...
Sikeston grapplers finish seventh at Thrasher tourney (02/02/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com COTTLEVILLE -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team finished ninth out of 17 teams Saturday during the Francis Howell "Thrasher" Tournament. "Very tough competition and kids wrestled well," Sikeston coach Chris Lowe said. "Our highest placer was Chase Rodgers at 160. Mitchell Garner was one of our highlights of the tournament for us taking seventh. We wrestled with three empty weight classes due to injury and illness."...
Sikeston hammers Soldan from opening tip 72-40 (02/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For several years, Missouri high school boys basketball fans wanted to see a matchup of two of the state's finest Class 4 programs in Sikeston and Soldan. The two finally met for the first time ever on Friday at the Sikeston Field House, albeit, perhaps a couple years later than most thought as Sikeston rolled to a 72-40 victory over the Tigers...
PREP ROUNDUP: Risco wins big, Lady Bulldogs fall to Rockwood Summit (02/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Celebrating Homecoming on Friday, the Risco Tigers dominated conference rival Southland 94-37. Josh Earnheart led the way with 24 points while Jordon Pavy and Brandon Bixler added 18 and 17 points respectively. Luke Simmons was the fourth Tigers in double-figures with 12 points...
PREP ROUNDUP: Risco wins big, Lady Bulldogs fall to Rockwood Summit (02/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Celebrating Homecoming on Friday, the Risco Tigers dominated conference rival Southland 94-37. Josh Earnheart led the way with 24 points while Jordon Pavy and Brandon Bixler added 18 and 17 points respectively. Luke Simmons was the fourth Tigers in double-figures with 12 points...
Sikeston hammers Soldan from opening tip 72-40 (02/01/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For several years, Missouri high school boys basketball fans wanted to see a matchup of two of the state's finest Class 4 programs in Sikeston and Soldan. The two finally met for the first time ever on Friday at the Sikeston Field House, albeit, perhaps a couple years later than most thought as Sikeston rolled to a 72-40 victory over the Tigers...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter falls in battle of state-ranked teams (01/31/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ST. JAMES (SMNS) -- The state-ranked Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team suffered a 63-53 loss at state-ranked St. James Thursday night. The game was tied at 13 at the end of the first quarter, Dexter led 30-27 at halftime and the game was tied at 46 at the start of the fourth quarter...
January 31, 2014 Scoreboard (01/31/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter falls in battle of state-ranked teams (01/31/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com ST. JAMES (SMNS) -- The state-ranked Dexter Bearcats varsity girls basketball team suffered a 63-53 loss at state-ranked St. James Thursday night. The game was tied at 13 at the end of the first quarter, Dexter led 30-27 at halftime and the game was tied at 46 at the start of the fourth quarter...
Dexter earns split at home wrestling meet (01/31/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter high school wrestling team earned a split at its final home meet of the season Thursday night. Dexter edged Sikeston 46-33. Dexter won eight of its 14 matches against Sikeston. Jackson beat Dexter 59-18. Jackson won 13 of 14 matches against Dexter...
High school roundup: Woodland boys upset Advance in semis of Stoddard County Conference Tournament (01/31/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Woodland boys upset Advance in semis of Stoddard County Conference Tournament (01/31/14)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
January 30, 2014 Scoreboard (01/30/14)
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Jackson boys basketball team outlasts Sikeston in OT (01/29/14)
Jackson turned back past visiting Sikeston 75-72
Bulldogs fall in OT thriller to Jackson (01/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- When the Sikeston Bulldogs win, they usually win by big. But when they lose, they do it in excruciating, white-knuckle fashion. At Jackson on Tuesday, the Bulldogs experienced it again, losing to the Indians 75-72 in overtime in front of a huge crowd in a playoff-type atmosphere...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC outlasts South Pemiscot, Porter scores 30 in SCC win (01/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Eagles rode a hot first half to a 60-55 win over South Pemiscot on Tuesday. NMCC outpaced South Pemiscot 19-15 in the first quarter before going ahead 32-22 at halftime. South Pemiscot rallied in the third quarter, 18-13, but couldn't complete the comeback...
Bulldogs fall in OT thriller to Jackson (01/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- When the Sikeston Bulldogs win, they usually win by big. But when they lose, they do it in excruciating, white-knuckle fashion. At Jackson on Tuesday, the Bulldogs experienced it again, losing to the Indians 75-72 in overtime in front of a huge crowd in a playoff-type atmosphere...
PREP ROUNDUP: NMCC outlasts South Pemiscot, Porter scores 30 in SCC win (01/29/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Eagles rode a hot first half to a 60-55 win over South Pemiscot on Tuesday. NMCC outpaced South Pemiscot 19-15 in the first quarter before going ahead 32-22 at halftime. South Pemiscot rallied in the third quarter, 18-13, but couldn't complete the comeback...
Jackson boys basketball team outlasts Sikeston in OT (01/29/14)
Jackson turned back past visiting Sikeston 75-72
January 28, 2014 Scoreboard (01/28/14)
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High school roundup: Central girls dealt OT loss in tourney (01/28/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
High school roundup: Central girls dealt OT loss in tourney (01/28/14)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs prevail against Cape in OT, Frazier scores 35 (01/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com HILLSBORO -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs got the Hillsboro Invitational Tournament started off right on Monday with a 51-43 overtime win over Cape Central. Sikeston (6-8) used a strong first half, where they outscored the Lady Tigers 22-18, to take a 4-point lead into the fourth quarter. Cape Central managed to tie the game and force overtime, where the Lady Bulldogs outpaced them 9-1 for the win...
Bulldogs take fourth at SEMO Conference wrestling meet (01/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com STE. GENEVIEVE -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team finished fourth overall during the SEMO Conference wrestling meet Friday and Saturday at Ste. Genevieve High School. The Bulldogs finished with 163.5 team points. Jackson took first with a commanding 394 points while Farmington finished with 311. Dexter took fifth with 150.5 and New Madrid County Central (78.5) finished ninth...
Sikeston native inducted into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame (01/27/14)
SPRINGFIELD -- Mark Adams has been a sports fanatic since he was old enough to swing a bat. He lettered in both football and baseball at Sikeston High School, and played club soccer at Drury College. But his athletic performances were not why he was inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame Sunday. His skills as a team doctor and orthopedic surgeon earned him the honor...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs prevail against Cape in OT, Frazier scores 35 (01/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com HILLSBORO -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs got the Hillsboro Invitational Tournament started off right on Monday with a 51-43 overtime win over Cape Central. Sikeston (6-8) used a strong first half, where they outscored the Lady Tigers 22-18, to take a 4-point lead into the fourth quarter. Cape Central managed to tie the game and force overtime, where the Lady Bulldogs outpaced them 9-1 for the win...
Dexter places 5th at SEMO Conference wrestling tournament (01/27/14)
STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. - The Dexter high school wrestling team placed fifth at the SEMO Conference wrestling tournament Saturday in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. Jackson finished with 394 points to easily outdistance runner-up Farmington, which finished at 311. Host Ste. Genevieve finished at 244 and was followed by Sikeston (163.5), Dexter (150.5), Poplar Bluff (147), Windsor (108), Notre Dame (84), New Madrid County Central (78.5), Cape Girardeau Central (60.5) and North County (60.0)...
Sikeston native inducted into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame (01/27/14)
SPRINGFIELD -- Mark Adams has been a sports fanatic since he was old enough to swing a bat. He lettered in both football and baseball at Sikeston High School, and played club soccer at Drury College. But his athletic performances were not why he was inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame Sunday. His skills as a team doctor and orthopedic surgeon earned him the honor...
Bulldogs take fourth at SEMO Conference wrestling meet (01/27/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com STE. GENEVIEVE -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team finished fourth overall during the SEMO Conference wrestling meet Friday and Saturday at Ste. Genevieve High School. The Bulldogs finished with 163.5 team points. Jackson took first with a commanding 394 points while Farmington finished with 311. Dexter took fifth with 150.5 and New Madrid County Central (78.5) finished ninth...
Sikeston cruises past Class 4 foe Kennett 78-55 (01/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Following the Bulldogs' uninspiring eight-point win over Farmington on Tuesday, Sikeston coach Gregg Holifield spent the next two days of practice making it clear that the team's intensity level would be increased on Friday against Kennett...
Tribe unable to derail Sikeston (01/25/14)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have became arguably the most consistently successful large school boys basketball program in southeast Missouri over the last decade. The Kennett Indians were reminded of that on Friday night, as the Bulldogs raced out to a big lead early and never let up on the way to a 78-55 win over the Tribe here at the Sikeston Field House in a SEMO Conference contest...
Tribe unable to derail Sikeston (01/25/14)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs have became arguably the most consistently successful large school boys basketball program in southeast Missouri over the last decade. The Kennett Indians were reminded of that on Friday night, as the Bulldogs raced out to a big lead early and never let up on the way to a 78-55 win over the Tribe here at the Sikeston Field House in a SEMO Conference contest...
Sikeston cruises past Class 4 foe Kennett 78-55 (01/25/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Following the Bulldogs' uninspiring eight-point win over Farmington on Tuesday, Sikeston coach Gregg Holifield spent the next two days of practice making it clear that the team's intensity level would be increased on Friday against Kennett...
Lady Bulldogs drop home game to Poplar Bluff (01/24/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell to 5-8 on the year following a 47-40 loss to Poplar Bluff Thursday at the Sikeston Field House. Ariana Beard led the Lady Bulldogs with 12 points. Erica Peet added 10 for Sikeston, who have lost two of their last four to start the new year...
Sikeston eighth grade caps undefeated season with tournament championship (01/24/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston 8th grade boys basketball team finished its season undefeated with a 59-53 victory over Jackson in the championship game of the Cape Central Junior High Tournament on Thursday. The team finished with a record of 12-0, matching their record as 7th graders a year ago. The group is the second Sikeston class ever to finish undefeated in both 7th and 8th grade, joining this year's current seniors when they formed Sikeston's first ever 7th grade team in 2008...
January 24, 2014 Scoreboard (01/24/14)
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Lady Bulldogs drop home game to Poplar Bluff (01/24/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell to 5-8 on the year following a 47-40 loss to Poplar Bluff Thursday at the Sikeston Field House. Ariana Beard led the Lady Bulldogs with 12 points. Erica Peet added 10 for Sikeston, who have lost two of their last four to start the new year...
Sikeston eighth grade caps undefeated season with tournament championship (01/24/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston 8th grade boys basketball team finished its season undefeated with a 59-53 victory over Jackson in the championship game of the Cape Central Junior High Tournament on Thursday. The team finished with a record of 12-0, matching their record as 7th graders a year ago. The group is the second Sikeston class ever to finish undefeated in both 7th and 8th grade, joining this year's current seniors when they formed Sikeston's first ever 7th grade team in 2008...
Sikeston eighth grade cruises in first round of tournament (01/23/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston 8th grade boys basketball team improved to 11-0 on the season with a 63-33 win over Poplar Bluff on Wednesday in the Cape Central Junior High Tournament. Sikeston led 14-9 after one quarter and extended the lead to 31-12 by halftime. They led 50-28 entering the fourth quarter...
January 23, 2014 Scoreboard (01/23/14)
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Sikeston eighth grade cruises in first round of tournament (01/23/14)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston 8th grade boys basketball team improved to 11-0 on the season with a 63-33 win over Poplar Bluff on Wednesday in the Cape Central Junior High Tournament. Sikeston led 14-9 after one quarter and extended the lead to 31-12 by halftime. They led 50-28 entering the fourth quarter...
Bulldogs win 12th straight over Farmington (01/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs improved to 11-2 on the season with a 63-55 win over Farmington on Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House. The Bulldogs struggled shooting from the field and the free throw line, but the Bulldogs' still managed to build a double-digit lead and held off a late charge by the Knights...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs take down Perryville, Sikeston grapplers lose on tie breaker (01/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- Behind 18 points from Erica Peet, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs defeated Perryville 51-36 on the road Tuesday. Tyra Bonner added 13 points and four steals while Mikala Nichols totaled eight points and eight steals for Sikeston who improved to 5-7 on the year. Peet also had seven rebounds, six steals and three blocks...
High school roundup: Central boys basketball team routs Saxony Lutheran (01/22/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs take down Perryville, Sikeston grapplers lose on tie breaker (01/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com PERRYVILLE -- Behind 18 points from Erica Peet, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs defeated Perryville 51-36 on the road Tuesday. Tyra Bonner added 13 points and four steals while Mikala Nichols totaled eight points and eight steals for Sikeston who improved to 5-7 on the year. Peet also had seven rebounds, six steals and three blocks...
Bulldogs win 12th straight over Farmington (01/22/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs improved to 11-2 on the season with a 63-55 win over Farmington on Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House. The Bulldogs struggled shooting from the field and the free throw line, but the Bulldogs' still managed to build a double-digit lead and held off a late charge by the Knights...
High school roundup: Central boys basketball team routs Saxony Lutheran (01/22/14)
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
PREP ROUNDUP: Jays advance to semifinals at 30th Superman Classic (01/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com METROPOLIS, Ill. -- Delfincko Bogan scored 29 points and the Charleston Bluejays defeated Calloway County, Ky., 64-54 Monday during the first round of the Superman Classic at Massac County High School in Metropolis, Ill...
Sikeston freshman hang on against NMCC, 8th grade wins (01/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The Sikeston ninth grade basketball team defeated NMCC 53-48 Monday. Sam Cox and DeShawn Aldridge led the Bulldogs with 12 points each. Jason Moore added 10. NMCC's Jones led all scorers with 26 points. Beasley added 10...
Sikeston freshman hang on against NMCC, 8th grade wins (01/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The Sikeston ninth grade basketball team defeated NMCC 53-48 Monday. Sam Cox and DeShawn Aldridge led the Bulldogs with 12 points each. Jason Moore added 10. NMCC's Jones led all scorers with 26 points. Beasley added 10...
PREP ROUNDUP: Jays advance to semifinals at 30th Superman Classic (01/20/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com METROPOLIS, Ill. -- Delfincko Bogan scored 29 points and the Charleston Bluejays defeated Calloway County, Ky., 64-54 Monday during the first round of the Superman Classic at Massac County High School in Metropolis, Ill...
Bulldogs bounce back against Maplewood 60-43 (01/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MAPLEWOOD -- Last year the Maplewood-Richmond Heights Blue Devils were responsible for giving the Sikeston Bulldogs its first loss of the season. On Friday night, Sikeston wanted a little payback. The Bulldogs got it with a 60-43 victory in its first ever trip to MRH High School in Maplewood, a suberb of St. Louis...
Bulldogs bounce back against Maplewood 60-43 (01/18/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com MAPLEWOOD -- Last year the Maplewood-Richmond Heights Blue Devils were responsible for giving the Sikeston Bulldogs its first loss of the season. On Friday night, Sikeston wanted a little payback. The Bulldogs got it with a 60-43 victory in its first ever trip to MRH High School in Maplewood, a suberb of St. Louis...
PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs struggle against Notre Dame, 56-26 (01/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Mikala Nichols scored a team-high 10 points for Sikeston as the Lady Bulldogs fell 56-26 to undefeated Notre Dame on the road Thursday. Erica Peet added six points for Sikeston (4-7) but no other player added more than two...
January 17, 2014 Scoreboard (01/17/14)
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PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs struggle against Notre Dame, 56-26 (01/17/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Mikala Nichols scored a team-high 10 points for Sikeston as the Lady Bulldogs fell 56-26 to undefeated Notre Dame on the road Thursday. Erica Peet added six points for Sikeston (4-7) but no other player added more than two...
High school roundup: Notre Dame girls basketball team remains unbeaten (01/17/14)
Karsen Powers sank a game-high 13 points and recorded four assists and four steals as the undefeated Notre Dame girls basketball team rolled to a 56-26 victory at home over Sikeston on Thursday. Taylor Feeney had 10 points while Annie Siebert scored nine points and had eight steals for Notre Dame (9-0). Halle Lynch grabbed five rebounds for the host Bulldogs...
High school roundup: Notre Dame girls basketball team remains unbeaten (01/17/14)
Karsen Powers sank a game-high 13 points and recorded four assists and four steals as the undefeated Notre Dame girls basketball team rolled to a 56-26 victory at home over Sikeston on Thursday. Taylor Feeney had 10 points while Annie Siebert scored nine points and had eight steals for Notre Dame (9-0). Halle Lynch grabbed five rebounds for the host Bulldogs...
Bogan finishes off Sikeston, lifts Jays to 60-55 OT win (01/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Hall of Fame NBA player Jerry West was known as "Mr. Clutch" for his penchant for hitting big shots in crucial moments. The "Fireman Award" goes to the top closer in pro baseball. Charleston's Delfincko Bogan may be working on his own nickname...
Sikeston grapplers split at home (01/16/14)
By Brent Shipman sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After a disappointing finish on the road against Fox High School Tuesday, Sikeston wrestling coach Chris Lowe was optimistic his team could turn things around Wednesday when they hosted Ste. Genevieve, Windsor and Jackson...
Bogan gives Bluejays "Braggin' Rights" over Sikeston in OT, 60-55 (01/16/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Hall of Fame NBA player Jerry West was known as "Mr. Clutch" for his penchant for hitting big shots in crucial moments. The "Fireman Award" goes to the top closer in pro baseball. Charleston's Delfincko Bogan may be working on his own nickname...
Sikeston grapplers split at home (01/16/14)
By Brent Shipman sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- After a disappointing finish on the road against Fox High School Tuesday, Sikeston wrestling coach Chris Lowe was optimistic his team could turn things around Wednesday when they hosted Ste. Genevieve, Windsor and Jackson...
Bulldogs' return to Field House leads to fifth-straight victory (01/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Playing at home for the first time in 32 days, the Sikeston Bulldogs won their fifth straight game on Tuesday night with a 77-13 victory over Fredericktown. The Bulldogs built a 9-0 lead in just over a minute of action and never looked back...
PREP ROUNDUP: SCC takes down East Prairie 71-50 (01/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- Despite 28 points from senior Damion Tipler, the East Prairie Eagles couldn't hang with Scott County Central on Tuesday, falling 71-50. Juwan Owens had a team-high 19 points for the Braves, shooting 8 of 16 from the field while hauling down five rebounds...
PREP ROUNDUP: SCC takes down East Prairie 71-50 (01/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- Despite 28 points from senior Damion Tipler, the East Prairie Eagles couldn't hang with Scott County Central on Tuesday, falling 71-50. Juwan Owens had a team-high 19 points for the Braves, shooting 8 of 16 from the field while hauling down five rebounds...
Bulldogs' return to Field House leads to fifth-straight victory (01/15/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Playing at home for the first time in 32 days, the Sikeston Bulldogs won their fifth straight game on Tuesday night with a 77-13 victory over Fredericktown. The Bulldogs built a 9-0 lead in just over a minute of action and never looked back...
Lady Bulldogs begin anew with 61-50 win over NMCC (01/14/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The 171 mile trek north to O'Fallon during Christmas break paid big dividends for the Lady Bulldogs back home at the Sikeston Field House. Playing their first game since finishing what they were seeded, sixth, at the St. Dominic Imos Pizza Christmas Tournament on Dec. 28, Sikeston used that experience as a stepping stone into the new year as they handed New Madrid County Central a 61-50 loss on Monday...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston freshman improve to 4-1 (01/14/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston freshmen boys basketball team improved to 4-1 on the season with a 56-22 win over Jackson on Monday at Sikeston Junior High School. Sikeston raced out to a 19-0 lead and were never threatened. "We bounced back from a tough loss like good teams should," Sikeston coach Chris Sarakas said. "Everyone got to play a lot and I'm very pleased with the effort. We had a good practice and it was nice to see that it carried over into tonight's game."...
January 14, 2014 Scoreboard (01/14/14)
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Lady Bulldogs begin anew with 61-50 win over NMCC (01/14/14)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The 171 mile trek north to O'Fallon during Christmas break paid big dividends for the Lady Bulldogs back home at the Sikeston Field House. Playing their first game since finishing what they were seeded, sixth, at the St. Dominic Imos Pizza Christmas Tournament on Dec. 28, Sikeston used that experience as a stepping stone into the new year as they handed New Madrid County Central a 61-50 loss on Monday...