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Monday, Apr. 27, 2015
Stoddard County Athletic Association (SCAA) Conference Teams
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Note: A photo gallery of the championship is available at this link: Championship Photos ADVANCE, Mo. - The Advance Hornets calculated four runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to force extra innings but came up a clutch...
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Dexter baseball team wins 2 of 3 weekend games (04/27/15)
The Dexter Bearcats varsity baseball team won two of three games this past weekend. Dexter beat Oran 2-1 Friday, lost to Oran 16-10 Saturday and beat St. Mary's of St. Louis 11-8 Saturday. Jason Mattison collected a complete-game victory Friday against Oran. Mattison allowed one run, three hits, walked two and struck out seven in seven innings of work...
Bernie beats Bell City 2-0 to claim third straight SCAA baseball championship (04/23/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the tournament is available here: Photos BERNIE, Mo. - Devin Trammell prevailed in a pitcher's duel against Bobby Wright as the top-seeded Bernie Mules edged the second-seeded Bell City Cubs 2-0 in the championship of the SCAA baseball tournament Wednesday afternoon...
Bloomfield golf team beats Clearwater, Kennett (04/23/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield golf team won a three-team nine-hole match at Crowley Ridge Recreational Center in Bloomfield Wednesday. Bloomfield finished first with a team score of 181, Kennett was second with a 193 and Clearwater was third with a 207...
Girls basketball rejected by 3-2 vote, cross country approved at Bloomfield (04/22/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- The Bloomfield School Board voted down starting a girls basketball program in the 2015-16 school year by a 3-2 vote Monday night at their regular meeting. The board did vote unanimously to begin a boys/girls cross country program in the 2015-16 school year...
Bernie reaches SCAA baseball championship, beats Woodland 17-1 (04/22/15)
BERNIE, Mo. - Austin Beck, Trey Kirkpatrick and Brock Beacham connected for home runs as top-seeded Bernie cruised to a 17-1 victory against fourth-seeded Woodland in a semifinal of the SCAA baseball tournament Tuesday. Bernie calculated 14 runs in the second inning and three runs in the third inning. Woodland scored an unearned run in the top of the fourth inning...
Bernie, Advance reach SCAA softball title game (04/22/15)
BERNIE, Mo. - Top seeds are set to collide Thursday in the championship of the SCAA high school softball tournament following semifinal play Tuesday. Top-seeded Advance and second-seeded Bernie booked their spots in Thursday's 4:30 p.m. title game with semifinal victories Tuesday...
Richland Clay Shooting Team (04/22/15)
PHOTO BY KYLE CARTER - SEMO News Service Members of the 2014-2015 Richland R-1 School Clay Shooting team pose for a photo before the Spring Break 'Em Tournament on Saturday, April 11, at the Poplar Bluff Gun Club. Members of the team include, back from left: Clayton Harriel, Gerlynn Grossius, Josh Boyet, Shawn Knox and Luke Rhodes. ...
Dexter baseball team drops game at Jackson (04/22/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter varsity baseball team suffered an 8-2 road loss at Jackson Tuesday night. Austin Aldridge pitched the first five innings for Dexter. He allowed seven hits, struck out five and walked three. Cameron Duke and Jon Schumer had doubles for Jackson...
Bloomfield, Bell City reach semifinals of SCAA baseball tournament (04/21/15)
The Bloomfield Wildcats and Bell City Cubs advanced to the semifinals of the SCAA baseball tournament with wins Monday. Top-seeded Bernie will host the winner of a quarterfinal between fourth-seeded Woodland and fifth-seeded Puxico and second-seeded Bell City will host third-seeded Bloomfield...
Dexter, Woodland reach semifinals of SCAA softball tournament (04/21/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The third-seeded Dexter Bearcats recorded a run in every inning it batted with the exception of the bottom of the first on its way to an 11-0 five-inning victory against sixth-seeded Puxico Monday in a quarterfinal of the SCAA softball tournament...
Dexter golf team places 7th at Notre Dame Invitational (04/21/15)
JACKSON, Mo. - The Dexter golf team finished seventh at the nine-team Notre Dame Invitational Monday. Dexter's Ethan Stevens placed seventh overall with a round of 76 on the par 70 course at Kibeland Country Club. Dexter's Drake Mitchell tied for thirteenth with a round of 81...
Dexter wins Cape Central boys tennis tournament (04/21/15)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter boys tennis program finished first at the Cape Central Tournament Saturday. Dexter won all six doubles matches completed. Dexter is back in action Saturday when it competes at the Poplar Bluff Tournament. Results from the Cape Central tournament are available below:...
Malden claims title at own baseball tournament (04/21/15)
MALDEN, Mo. - The Malden Green Wave baseball team collected a pair of come-from-behind wins to secure the top prize at its own nine-team baseball tournament Saturday night. Malden (12-4) rallied from a 2-1 deficit to beat state-ranked Cooter 6-2 in its first game Saturday and rallied from a 2-1 deficit to beat Portageville 13-3 in five innings in its final game at the two-day event...
Dexter baseball team falls at Poplar Bluff 11-1 (04/21/15)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. - Jason Mattison wiggled out of one bases-loaded jam Monday, but the Dexter pitcher couldn't quite escape another. Kirby Coleman and Tyson Cox, Poplar Bluff's Nos. 8-9 hitters, had consecutive two-out, 2-run hits during a 6-run third inning as the Mules beat Dexter 11-1 in six innings...
Briefly:Malden claims title at own nine-team baseball tournament (04/18/15)
Editor's Note: Look for a complete story on Malden winning the Malden Invitational with photos later online and in the next print edition of Dexter Daily Statesman Tuesday morning. The Malden Green Wave took home the top prize at its own nine-team two-day tournament Saturday...
Championship games set for Saturday at Malden baseball tournament, Portageville dethrones Bernie Friday (04/18/15)
MALDEN, Mo. - Weather permitting a new champion will be crowned at the Malden baseball tournament Saturday night. Defending champion Bernie was eliminated from championship contention when it suffered a 6-2 loss to Portageville in the ninth game played on Friday at the two-day nine-team tournament...
Friday's Malden baseball tournament schedule (04/17/15)
The schedule has been released for the nine-team Malden baseball tournament The tournament takes place April 17-18 at Malden High School. Each team will play two games on Friday and two games on Saturday. Teams will be re-pooled after Friday's results and play pool play in a championship pool, runners-up pool and consolation pool. ...
Stoddard County sports results (04/17/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - Sikeston's Gabe Wheeler finished with a field-best 37 during a four-team match at Hidden Trails Country Club in Dexter Wednesday. Wheeler beat Notre Dame's Jonathan Bell and Jon Renner by one stroke. Notre Dame's Trent Schumer, Dexter's Drake Mitchell and Cape Central's Kobe Franklin each finished with 39's...
Bloomfield, Advance win golf matches (04/17/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Bloomfield won a three-team golf match against Doniphan and New Madrid County Thursday at Crowley Ridge Recreational Center in Bloomfield. Bloomfield finished first with a team score of 187, Doniphan second with a 198 and New Madrid was third with a 218...
Bernie baseball team tallies a dozen against Bloomfield (04/17/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the Bernie-Bloomfield baseball game is available here: View Photos Here BERNIE, Mo. - The Bernie Mules hitters put the pedal to the metal early and never let off the gas as it cruised to a 12-0 five-inning baseball victory against the Bloomfield Wildcats Thursday afternoon...
Dexter baseball team doubles NMCC 8-4 (04/16/15)
NEW MADRID, Mo. - The Dexter varsity baseball team jumped out to a 5-0 lead after two innings of play and hung on for an 8-4 victory in a game completed late Thursday night at New Madrid. The game was originally scheduled to be play at Dexter but was moved to New Madrid because of unplayable field conditions...
Dexter boys tennis team improves to 6-0, beats Sikeston 7-2 (04/16/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter varsity boys tennis team improved to 5-0 with a 7-2 home win against Sikeston Wednesday afternoon. Dexter won the junior varsity match 6-0. Dexter competes in the Cape Central Tournament Saturday. --- VARSITY SINGLES No. 1 - Ethan Stevens (D) def. Mark Layton Jones 9-7...
Dexter, Bernie win SCAA middle school volleyball titles (04/15/15)
The top prizes went to the Bernie seventh grade and the Dexter eighth grade at the SCAA middle school volleyball tournament Tuesday night at Advance.
Athletes honored at BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza in Dexter (04/15/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The BA Sports All-Star Extravaganza was held Saturday at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter. Woodland's Garret Reynolds won the boys 3-point contest, Jackson's Rachel Crites won the girls 3-point contest, Leopold's Caitlin Petty won the hardest spike contest, Bloomfield's Chelsea Delay won the volleyball passing competition and Notre Dame's Quinn Poythress won the slam dunk contest...
SCAA softball and baseball results (04/14/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter softball team played four games in a span of 48 hours Friday and Saturday. Dexter dropped a road contest 7-2 at Doniphan Friday. Fifth-seeded Southland beat fourth-seeded Dexter 5-0 in a quarterfinal of the 16-team Dexter Swing Pink softball tournament Saturday. Dexter rebounded with a 13-0 victory against No. 8 seeded Charleston in a consolation semifinal before dropping the consolation championship to No. 6 seeded East Prairie 13-12...
Dexter golf team takes 7th at Poplar Bluff Invitational (04/14/15)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. - The Poplar Bluff golf team took home the top prize at its own golf tournament Monday with a team score of 300. Lafayette was second with 312 and Notre Dame of Cape Girardeau was third with a 314. Dexter finished seventh with a 342...
Dexter baseball game suspended at Sikeston (04/14/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. - Rain halted the Dexter-Sikeston varsity baseball game Monday afternoon at Sikeston before it could be declared an official game. Play was suspended with Sikeston leading Dexter 8-0 with two outs in the bottom of the third inning. Moderate rainfall began falling about 15 minutes before the first pitch in Sikeston and increased in intensity in the third inning. No word on when the SEMO Conference game will resume was available at press deadline...
SCAA middle school volleyball championships set for tonight at Advance (04/14/15)
ADVANCE, Mo. - The top-seeded Bernie Mules will take on the second-seeded Dexter Bearcats Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the seventh grade championship of the SCAA volleyball tournament at Advance. The eighth grade championship between top-seeded Dexter and third-seeded Bloomfield will follow at about 8:15 p.m...
Semoball finalists announced for winter sports (04/12/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Semoball Awards finalists for boys basketball, girls basketball, wrestling and girls swimming were revealed Saturday at a selection show hosted by Harry Blackwell Dodge in Dexter. SEMO ESPN radio (92.9 FM, 1220 AM and 1470 AM) was on hand to make the announcement on its weekly hour-long show the Saturday Morning Express...
Bloomfield baseball team run-rules Campbell 16-4 (04/11/15)
Note: A photo gallery of the Bloomfield-Campbell baseball game is available at this link: View Photos Now BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - The Bloomfield Wildcats baseball team started scoring early and never stopped Friday afternoon. Every hitter in the Wildcats lineup reached base at least twice and eight hitters calculated at least one RBI to help Bloomfield record at least two runs in every inning it batted on its way to a 16-4 five-inning home win against the Campbell Camels...
SCAA Roundup: Advance softball team run-rules Bloomfield (04/10/15)
ADVANCE, Mo. - Megan Simms had two hits and four RBIs to lead the host Advance Hornets softball team to a five-inning 12-2 win against Bloomfield Thursday. Kendra Sokolowski picked up the win in the circle for Advance (7-1). She went the distance and allowed two earned runs on one hit, recording six strikeouts and walking five...
Dexter baseball team rallies past Scott City 11-10 after losing to Notre Dame 12-0 (04/10/15)
By DUSTIN WARD Statesman Sports Editor CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats quest for the top seed in the upcoming Class 4, District 1 baseball tournament hit its first road block Wednesday afternoon at Notre Dame Regional High School in Cape Girardeau, Mo...
Dexter M.S. volleyball team sweeps Bloomfield in final regular season match (04/10/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter middle school volleyball program concluded regular-season play with home wins against Bloomfield Thursday night. Dexter beat Bloomfield 25-8, 25-15 in the seventh grade game. Dexter outlasted Bloomfield 25-13, 13-25, 25-20 in the eighth grade contest...
Dexter softball team's bats ignite against Zalma, Dexter boys tennis team beats Poplar Bluff (04/10/15)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats varsity softball team calculated multiple runs in every inning as it cruised past the Zalma Bulldogs 16-1 in three innings Thursday afternoon. "Our girls did a good job running the bases," Dexter softball coach Starla Pulley said of her team's second 15-run victory of the young season. ...
Bernie sneaks past Clearwater baseball team 4-3 (04/09/15)
BERNIE, Mo. -- One good error deserves another. A strong wind was blowing straight out to the short, two-story high porch in left field Wednesday. A home run was just 270 short feet away, but fundamentals ended up separating to undefeated teams. Clearwater took advantage of a Bernie error to flip the momentum and eventually tie the game with a home run in the sixth inning, but the Tigers gave up the lead with an error of their own and ultimately lost 4-3 to the Mules...
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