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Sikeston runs past New Madrid County Central 55-6 in home opener (08/29/15)
For the second straight week, this time defeating NMCC 55-6 on Friday night in the Bulldogs' home opener at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium.
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...
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.
Kony Ealy tabbed as starter for Panthers (08/30/15)
The former New Madrid County Central standout was named a starter for the Carolina Panthers Sunday. Ealy is in his second year with the Panthers after being drafted in the second round in 2014.
Sikeston runs past New Madrid County Central 55-6 in home opener (08/29/15)
For the second straight week, this time defeating NMCC 55-6 on Friday night in the Bulldogs' home opener at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium.
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.
Charleston shows life in 36-14 loss to Hayti (08/29/15)
Charleston still fell to Hayti 36-14, but the Bluejays, who are stuck in a 13-game losing streak dating back two seasons ago, gave fans a little something to cheer about by their 22-point loss.
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.
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)
NMCC v. Sikeston football

Sikeston defeated New Madrid County Central 55-6 on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium.

Hayti v. Charleston football

Hayti defeated Charleston 36-14 on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at Charleston.

Chaffee v. Portageville football

Portageville defeated Chaffee 49-14 on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at Portageville High School.

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.

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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