Sikeston swarms Notre Dame 62-32 to end skid
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Scott County Central rallies to defeat Malden 88-84
firstname.lastname@example.org SIKESTON -- It was just two short weeks ago that Scott County Central and Malden squared off for the Oran Invitational...
Sikeston falls in Classic semifinals to Jackson 59-36
email@example.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- A night of offensive struggles proved too much for the third-seeded Sikeston Lady Bulldogs to overcome...
Sikeston dominates Perryville to advance to Classic semifinals
firstname.lastname@example.org CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Frustrating sixth-seeded Perryville on both ends of the court Wednesday, the third-seeded Sikeston...
Notre Dame hands NMCC first loss of the season 65-48
email@example.com NEW MADRID -- The last time New Madrid County Central squared off with Notre Dame the Eagles used its 63-53 win as a...
PREP ROUNDUP: Dexter nabs its first win, Lady Jays upset by Greenville
firstname.lastname@example.org DEXTER -- Austin Chesser scored a game-high 26 points to lead Dexter to its first win of the season against Richland Friday 75-40. The Bearcats (1-5) also added 19 points from Jason Jarrell and 14 more from Jacob Pedigo...
Usually spot on, SEMO Conference seeds were anything but this year
email@example.com SIKESTON -- Historically the seedings for the SEMO Conference tournament have been spot on. That wasn't the case this year. The 2014 tournament was littered with upsets and for the first time since its inception in 2006 two underdogs, as far as seedings go, made it to the championship game...
PREP ROUNDUP: Oran bests Risco, Sikeston junior high splits with Charleston
firstname.lastname@example.org RISCO -- Hunter Schlosser scored 19 points and had five rebounds leading the Oran Eagles past Risco 61-44 on the road Tuesday. Max Priggel added 14 points, five rebounds and three steals for Oran (2-2) while Jacob Priggel scored 11 and grabbed a game-high 14 rebounds...
Bearcats eliminated from conference tournament after 41-29 loss to No. 2 Cape Central
email@example.com SIKESTON -- Coming in to Tuesday's consolation semifinal game against Cape Central, the Dexter Bearcats knew how they wanted to contain the Tigers' high-power offense and, for the most part, it worked. Playing a slow, possession style of offense Dexter hung within two possessions at halftime while limiting Cape's star senior Andre Statum to seven first half points...
Dexter's second half struggles prevents elusive tournament win
firstname.lastname@example.org SIKESTON -- A healthy offense and stout defense in the first half had the Dexter faithful hoping this time around the SEMO Conference tournament may be different. But halftime came and went and took with it the Bearcats' offense...
First SEMO football practice ends with highlight
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- A near-perfect morning with temperatures hovering in the high 70's ended with a perfect throw from quarterback Kyle Snyder to receiver Paul McRoberts on Friday on the lower field at the Rosengarten Athletic Complex. Cornerback Reggie Jennings was given the coverage challenge on the talented 6-foot-3 junior as teammates took sides, with those wearing red (offense) and white (defense) jerseys rooting for their players...
Caruthersville recruit Monroe not attending SEMO
Caruthersville graduate Darrell Monroe, who signed a National Letter of Intent to play football at Southeast Missouri State on February 5, never joined the Redhawks as planned. First-year Southeast football coach Tom Matukewicz said it's been "a process," but the freshman running back was academically an NCAA non-qualifier and will instead play football at the junior college level at Arizona Western College in Yuma, Arizona...
Ruffin transfers to Three Rivers College
email@example.com POPLAR BLUFF -- One of Sikeston's winningest all-time guards will be playing closer to home this fall. Former Sikeston Bulldog Vashawn Ruffin has transferred to Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff following his freshman year at Southwestern Illinois College in Belleville, Ill...
SEMO football players get first look at new coaching regime
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Following the Southeast Missouri State football team's first spring practice on Tuesday, first-year coach Tom Matukewicz asked his players, who were huddled around him on the field at the Rosengarten Athletic Complex, "Was that a little fun?"...
Sikeston v. NMCC (December 16)
Sikeston defeated New Madrid County Central 52-15 as part of a tri-meet with Kennett Tuesday at the Sikeston Field House.
SEMO Conference Tournament championship
The New Madrid County Central Eagles defeated the Poplar Bluff Mules 73-66 to win the championship of the SEMO Conference Tournament on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at the Sikeston Field House.
Otto Porter continuing impressive Summer League run
Otto Porter continues to shine during the NBA Summer League. The 6-8 forward scored 14 points and had six rebounds in the Washington Wizards' 78-67 win over the Miami Heat Thursday night in Las Vegas. Porter, the former Scott County Central star and 2013's No. 3 overall NBA draft pick, is averaging 17 points and six rebounds in four games. The Wizards are undefeated so far in Summer League play...
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