High School Sports
Oran Invitational rescheduled for today
The championship game of the Oran Invitational boys basketball tournament canceled Thursday night due to ice and snow has been tentatively rescheduled for tonight. Top-seeded Oran and third-seeded Scott County Central are scheduled to meet at 8 p.m. The third-place game between Advance and Chaffee is slated for 6:30 p.m., and the consolation final involving Malden and Kelly is scheduled for 5 p.m...
Southeast Missouri All-Region high school football teams
The 2013 Southeast Missouri All-Region football teams as nominated and selected by a panel of sportswriters from eight publications: Class 4/5 First Team Offense QB -- Dante Vandeven, jr., 6-2, 190, Jackson RB -- Mikey Jones, sr., 6-2, 205, Cape Central...
High school roundup: Crusaders christen season with win in tourney
All the local high school events reported Wednesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Top-seeded Perryville holds off host's upset bid at Woodland tourney
The Pirates advanced to tonight's final with a 65-60 win
Oran beats Advance, will play for own tournament title
Top-seeded host Oran secured an 80-53 semifinal victory against fifth-seeded Advance Wednesday to earn a spot in the title game of the 58th annual Oran Invitational. Seth Ressel scored a game-high 27 points. Hunter Schlosser finished with 22, Chance Tenkhoff had 15 and Jacob Priggel added 10...
Leopold drains late 3-pointer to reach Woodland final
The third-seeded Wildcats upended No. 2 Oak Ridge 52-50
Carutherville's Monroe wins Carr Trophy
By BRIAN ROSENER ~ Daily American Republic POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Darrell Monroe finally took home that elusive Carr Trophy as the most outstanding football player in the SEMO Conference. A finalist for a second straight year, Monroe picked up the honor Wednesday night at the 68th annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet...
Scott County Central uses long-range shooting to reach Oran final
Scott County Central sank 11 3-pointers in a 93-86 win over Chaffee
High school roundup: Leopold advances to Woodland Tourney semis
Cameron Davis collected a game-high 22 points to help the third-seeded Leopold boys basketball team debut its season with a 71-26 victory over No. 6 Meadow Heights on Tuesday to secure a spot in the semifinals of the Woodland Invitational Tournament...
Host Cardinals overtake Rams at Woodland Tournament
Woodland rallied to beat Scott City 66-53 in the first round of its own tournament
Advance boys basketball team downs Malden in opener of Oran Invite
The fifth-seeded Hornets scored 11 unanswered points to start the fourth quarter, which was enough to give them a 20 point lead with six minutes left in the game and led to a 93-68 victory over fourth-seeded Malden.
Perryville, Oak Ridge advance to semifinals at Woodland Tournament
Top-seeded Perryville and second-seeded Oak Ridge both won by more than 30 points in reaching the semifinals of the Woodland Tournament on Monday night. Perryville's Colin Schirmer scored a game-high 27 points in a 68-43 win over No. 8 Zalma. Grant Dix added 16 points, including four 3-pointers, for the Pirates (1-0)...
High school roundup: Top seeds move on with ease at Oran Invitational
The top three seeds advanced forcefully through the opening round of the Oran Invitational on Monday night. Top-seeded Oran cruised to a 94-36 victory over No. 8 Bell City; No. 2 Chaffee rolled to a 90-41 win over No. 7 Richland; and No. 3 Scott County Central posted a 74-29 victory over No. 6 Kelly...
Central drops season opener at Riverbend Classic
NEW MADRID, Mo. -- Any fear the New Madrid County Central Eagles had about inexperience or lack of size was quickly alleviated Friday against the Central Tigers. The Eagles grabbed a one-point halftime lead against the Tigers before holding on for a 63-55 win in the opener of the 19th annual Riverbend Classic...
Meadow Heights boys collect first win in Current River Shootout
The Meadow Heights boys basketball team recorded its first win of the season in the Current River Shootout on Saturday. Senior Kyle Baremore led the way for the Panthers (1-2) with 19 points in a 54-28 victory over Koshkonong. Jacob Douglas added 11 points in the win...
High school roundup: Jackson girls debut with 60-41 win over Farmington
All the local high school events reported Tuesday to the Southeast Missourian.
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team rolls past Sikeston in season debut
SIKESTON, Mo. -- The Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team took advantage of a hot start to pull away early in its season opener and defeated host Sikeston 59-33 on Monday night. "All in all we competed pretty hard," Sikeston head coach Matt Schonhoff said. ...
High school roundup: Woodland girls claim opener
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Central's season ends in Class 4 semifinal round
WEBB CITY, Mo. -- Central football coach Nathan Norman told his underclassmen that they know what they have to strive for next after their Class 4 state semifinal. "I hope they take two things," Norman said. "One, that you never give up on a season, you never give up on anything. You fight until the very end...
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