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Friday, July 1, 2016
Sports Headlines
Jackson eliminates Dexter from SEMO Conference Tournament (12/09/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Second-seeded Jackson rebounded from its first round loss on Tuesday with a 60-38 win over No. 9 Dexter during the SEMO Conference Tournament at the Sikeston Field House. Jacob Smith led the Indians (1-2) with 20 points while Garrett Walker added 11...
Notre Dame gets past Dexter in play-in game of SEMO Conference tournament (12/07/15)
Notre Dame (2-1) moves on to play top-seeded Sikeston Tuesday at 7 p.m. The winner of that game moves into the tournament semifinals.
Sikeston wrestling team sweeps Dexter, Notre Dame to open season (12/04/15)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston wrestling team got its season started in a big way Thursday with wins over both Dexter and Notre Dame at the Sikeston Field House in the tri-dual. "The boys wrestled well tonight as a whole," Sikeston coach Chris Lowe said. "We learned a lot about ourselves and discovered areas that need work. There were some very tough matches that we handled well at this early part of our season."...
2015-16 Boys and Girls Basketball Previews (11/30/15)
Charleston Bluejays Head coach: Danny Farmer, 18th season (390-143) 2014-15 record: 17-11 Playoff finish: Lost to NMCC in Class 3 sectional Conference: SEMO Alignment: Class 3, District 2 Returning starters: Dontarius Sharp, Demarcus Sharp, Mardareyon Clark, Tenerrious Ewing...
Sikeston receives top seed in 2015 SEMO Conference Tournament (11/18/15)
Sikeston has appeared in six tournament championship games, winning four of them. The Bulldogs have also been named the tournament's top seed six times.
Sikeston routs Charleston 76-40 for fifth SEMO Conference Tournament title (12/12/15)
"It's been a while. It feels great to go out there and play hard and win a championship for our town. We just wanted to bring it back home."
Sharp scores 26, No. 3 Charleston moves on to SEMO Conference championship (12/11/15)
Led by senior Dontarius Sharp's game-high 26 points, the third-seed downed No. 7 Kennett 71-57 Thursday night in the tournament semifinals.
Third-seeded Charleston routs No. 6 NMCC to open SEMO Conference Tournament (12/08/15)
"I told them that I've been waiting to see that for five games. That's what I wanted to see and I've been waiting to see it. They've been timid up to this point."
PREP ROUNDUP: Top seeds at OIT move on, Randle leads Charleston over East Prairie (12/01/15)
sports@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- Each of the top seeds moved on during the first round of the 60th Annual Oran Invitational Tournament Monday at Oran High School. The top-seeded and seven-time defending tournament champions Scott County Central Braves was without its go-to player but still managed a 59-43 win over No. 8 Chaffee...
2015-16 Boys and Girls Basketball Previews (11/30/15)
Charleston Bluejays Head coach: Danny Farmer, 18th season (390-143) 2014-15 record: 17-11 Playoff finish: Lost to NMCC in Class 3 sectional Conference: SEMO Alignment: Class 3, District 2 Returning starters: Dontarius Sharp, Demarcus Sharp, Mardareyon Clark, Tenerrious Ewing...
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.
Sr. Babe Ruth Baseball: Charleston Squirrels v. SEMO Pirates

The Charleston Fighting Squirrels baseball team defeated the SEMO Pirates 9-7 Thursday at Hillhouse Park in Charleston, Mo. (David Jenkins/Standard Democrat)

Sikeston Silver Sox v. Charleston Squirrels

The Charleston Squirrels defeated the Sikeston Silver Sox 7-4 during the 1st Annual Challenger Baseball game Monday, June 27, 2016, at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston.

Sr. Legion Baseball: Sikeston Silver Sox v. SEMO Pirates

The SEMO Pirates defeated the Sikeston Silver Sox senior legion baseball team 15-1 in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston.

Sr. Babe Ruth Baseball: Charleston Squirrels v. Missouri Rage

The Charleston Squirrels defeated the Missouri Rage 10-0 in five innings in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at Hillhouse Park in Charleston, Mo.

Rib City Shootout (June 17)

Teams compete on Friday's action at the Rib City Shootout at the Bearcat Event Center and Dexter High School in Dexter.

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