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Poplar Bluff routs Sikeston 13-1 to open its season (08/28/15)
Poplar Bluff pounded out 14 hits and wasted little time giving sophomore pitcher Adrianne Stucker plenty of room to work with during its 13-1 victory over Sikeston.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston tennis falls to Poplar Bluff, Portageville beats Cape Central (08/28/15)
Ali Price helped Sikeston to two wins Thursday but Poplar Bluff was too much in the end winning 7-2.
Gibbs hoping to gauge Sikeston's endurance against NMCC (08/27/15)
Sikeston ended Week 1 with a resounding 53-6 win over Charleston, while NMCC comes into the game following a 49-14 home-opening loss to Malden.
Sikeston drops 2-1 game to Ste. Genevieve in 7th (08/27/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com STE. GENEVIEVE -- Melanie Huber scored the walk-off run in the bottom of the seventh inning to defeat Sikeston 2-1 Wednesday at Ste. Genevieve. Sikeston (1-1) was led at the plate by Lexi Lambert who had a double and a single. Tyeshia Mitchell added a home run in the second inning for Sikeston's only run...
Sikeston falls in two sets to visiting Bernie (08/26/15)
Sikeston lost to visiting Bernie in two sets, 25-12 and 25-18, Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House.
Prep Football Glance -- Week 2 (08/27/15)
Our prep football glance gives vital information for our local teams entering their weekly matchups. Learn your team's opponent, go-to players and the series history between the two throughout the season.
PREP ROUNDUP: Hughes pitches Kelly to first win, Oran out-hits Senath (08/26/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com Anna Hughes picked up the win as the Kelly softball team won its season opener against Chaffee Tuesday 3-2. Kelly (1-0) scored two in the third and one more in the fifth. Chaffee scored one run in the sixth and seventh. Hughes struck out three, walked four and allowed five hits through six innings. Freshman Alyssa Tidwell earned the save walking one, giving up two hits and striking out one...
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer team roughs up Fredericktown in season opener (08/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FREDERICKTOWN -- Dakota Ray finished with a hat trick while the Sikeston soccer team knocked around Fredericktown 9-2 to open its season. Brett Johnson added two goals while Kenya Marshall, Conner Merideth and Sam Cox added one goal each. Matthew Menz also scored just 17 seconds into the game. That's believed to be Sikeston's quickest goal in school history...
Volleyball preview: Deep, experienced roster to lead Dexter after standout season (08/21/15)
Returning all but two starters off last year's squad, the Dexter will feature a deep, experienced roster as they prepare to defend its Class 3, District 1 championship.
Prep Football Glance -- Week 1 (08/20/15)
Our prep football glance gives vital information for our local teams entering their weekly matchups. Learn your team's opponent, go-to players and the series history between the two throughout the season.
Gibbs hoping to gauge Sikeston's endurance against NMCC (08/27/15)
Sikeston ended Week 1 with a resounding 53-6 win over Charleston, while NMCC comes into the game following a 49-14 home-opening loss to Malden.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sikeston soccer team roughs up Fredericktown in season opener (08/25/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com FREDERICKTOWN -- Dakota Ray finished with a hat trick while the Sikeston soccer team knocked around Fredericktown 9-2 to open its season. Brett Johnson added two goals while Kenya Marshall, Conner Merideth and Sam Cox added one goal each. Matthew Menz also scored just 17 seconds into the game. That's believed to be Sikeston's quickest goal in school history...
Malden still explosive on offense in 49-14 win over NMCC (08/22/15)
Four-year starting quarterback Chapen Riley put up 227 yards and three scores through the air to help guide Malden to a 49-14 turbo-clock win.
Prep Football Glance -- Week 1 (08/20/15)
Our prep football glance gives vital information for our local teams entering their weekly matchups. Learn your team's opponent, go-to players and the series history between the two throughout the season.
Football Preview: Dryden looks to fill many skill spots in second year (08/15/15)
New Madrid County Central, head coach John Dryden feels his players know more about the journeyman coach. Maybe more importantly, he better understands them.
Prep Football Glance -- Week 2 (08/27/15)
Our prep football glance gives vital information for our local teams entering their weekly matchups. Learn your team's opponent, go-to players and the series history between the two throughout the season.
PREP ROUNDUP: Hughes pitches Kelly to first win, Oran out-hits Senath (08/26/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com Anna Hughes picked up the win as the Kelly softball team won its season opener against Chaffee Tuesday 3-2. Kelly (1-0) scored two in the third and one more in the fifth. Chaffee scored one run in the sixth and seventh. Hughes struck out three, walked four and allowed five hits through six innings. Freshman Alyssa Tidwell earned the save walking one, giving up two hits and striking out one...
Sikeston gets physical in 53-6 win over Charleston (08/22/15)
The Bulldogs finished with 451 yards of total offense with 350 of that coming on the ground. On the other side of the ball, Sikeston's defense limited the Bluejays to just 76 yards of offense.
Prep Football Glance -- Week 1 (08/20/15)
Our prep football glance gives vital information for our local teams entering their weekly matchups. Learn your team's opponent, go-to players and the series history between the two throughout the season.
Football Preview: Charleston hoping last year's growing pains lessen after winless season (08/15/15)
The Bluejays will enter the season coming off a winless campaign where they hope the experiences gained last year will help their young group step forward.
Charleston Riverdogs college baseball team ends third season (08/01/15)
CHARLESTON -- The Charleston Riverdogs ended its third season as a collegiate level summer baseball team on a high note. The Riverdogs, a team that mostly consists of local talent who played high school baseball in the surrounding area, finished with a 16-9 record. They boasted a roster of 18, which included players from Sikeston, Dexter, Chaffee, as well as others...
Sikeston native Corey Gipson finds perfect fit at Missouri State (07/10/15)
Gipson, the former Three Rivers standout and Sikeston native, has returned to the Show-Me state as an assistant coach at Missouri State University.
Naile, Still picked up in MLB Draft (06/11/15)
Charleston's James Naile and Sikeston's Doug Still were both selected during the 2015 MLB draft Wednesday. Naile was picked up by Oakland while Still was chosen by Atlanta for a second time
Naile, many other local athletes excelling at the college level (05/21/15)
Charleston native James Naile is just one of many local athletes attending college and excelling at the next stage this spring.
Redhawks visit Sikeston (04/30/15)
Sikeston v. Poplar Bluff softball (Aug. 27)

Poplar Bluff defeated Sikeston 13-1 on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, at the Sikeston Sports Complex.

Sikeston v. Poplar Bluff tennis (Aug. 27)

Sikeston took on Poplar Bluff in tennis action on Aug. 27, 2015, at the Sikeston High School tennis courts.

Bernie v. Sikeston volleyball

Bernie defeated Sikeston in two sets, 25-12 and 25-18 Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House.

Portageville v. Jackson (August 25)

Portageville defeated Jackson 2-1 in 12 innings on Tuesday.

Twin Rivers v. Sikeston softball

The Sikeston softball team defeated Twin Rivers 6-5 with a come from behind win in the bottom of the seventh inning Monday at the Sikeston Sports Complex.

The Last Word

Should Sikeston and Charleston end their rivalry on the football field? Can Cape Central pick up it's first win of the...

Posted by Sikeston Standard Democrat on Thursday, August 27, 2015
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