seMissourian.com Sports http://www.semissourian.com/sports/ Sports headlines from the seMissourian.com newspaper in Cape Girardeau, Missouri en-us Missouri Rage claim wood bat tourney title with win against Sikeston Silver Sox http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316942.html Missouri Rage defeated the Sikeston Silver Sox 5-1 in the Ford & Sons Post 63 19U Wood Bat Invitational championship Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:35:47 -0500 Capahas pick up lopsided victory vs. St. Louis Bulls http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316685.html Drew Morecraft went 5-for-5 in the Capahas' 12-0 victory over the St. Louis Bulls Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:06:00 -0500 Ronnie Cookson to receive Lifetime Achievement honor at Semoball Awards http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316038.html Ronnie Cookson doesn't have his own Wikipedia page (though he does appear on three others). That's about the only thing he doesn't have. The definition of achieving on a grand scale, the former Scott... Fri, 24 Jun 2016 02:21:18 -0500 Cape Senior Legion uses wood to stoke offense, extend winning streak in tournament http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316374.html It wasn't a dazzling performance for the Cape Girardeau Ford & Sons Post 63 Senior Legion team, but in the end, coach Justin Lieser was satisfied with the result. Cape scored three runs on four hits... Fri, 24 Jun 2016 02:21:01 -0500 Ageless addicts: Pickleball continues to grow in popularity among wide range of local enthusiasts http://www.semissourian.com/story/2315984.html Doug Brown looks like a guy who has spent some time moving people. Now in his fifth decade of life, it's been a while since Brown pulled on football pads or hit the wrestling mat for Jackson High... Wed, 22 Jun 2016 18:12:31 -0500 Change in ADs, baseball team's run highlight Southeast Missouri State's top stories of the year http://www.semissourian.com/story/2315985.html Southeast Missouri State athletics recently wrapped up another year of competition. Like many other years, it ended with a Redhawks track & field athlete competing at the NCAA outdoor track and field... Wed, 22 Jun 2016 18:05:47 -0500 Cardinals hit 6 HRs in 11-6 win over Mariners http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316944.html SEATTLE -- In a ballpark known to keep hitters at bay, the St. Louis Cardinals flexed their power at Safeco Field on Sunday. Matt Carpenter and Tommy Pham each homered twice as the Cardinals went... Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:11:39 -0500 Cardinals drop second straight to Mariners http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316844.html Associated Press SEATTLE -- Dae-Ho Lee drove in two runs and Leonys Martin had three hits to help Nathan Karns get his first win in almost a month as the Seattle Mariners beat the St. Louis Cardinals... Sun, 26 Jun 2016 01:54:45 -0500 Blues send goalie Elliott to Flames for draft choice http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316833.html BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Calgary Flames addressed their biggest need entering the NHL draft weekend by acquiring goalie Brian Elliott in a trade with the St. Louis Blues for their second-round pick this... Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:12:29 -0500 Cards' Rosenthal surrenders walk-off HR to Mariners http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316834.html SEATTLE -- Adam Lind provided the clutch hit that escaped the Seattle Mariners during their six-game losing streak. It came in game-winning fashion. Lind hit a winning three-run home run in the ninth... Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:11:31 -0500 Capahas take the Bulls by the horns in weekend series http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316832.html The Burger King Capahas and St. Louis Bulls met for the fifth and sixth times in the last 20 days on Saturday and the outcome was no different than the other four contests. The Capahas swept the... Sat, 25 Jun 2016 21:32:47 -0500 Southeast Missouri State gymnast Taylor Penzien named finalist for NCAA Woman of the Year http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316040.html Southeast Missouri State gymnast Taylor Penzien has been named as one of the 517 student-athletes who will be considered for the 2016 NCAA Woman of the Year award. The award honors graduating female... Wed, 22 Jun 2016 23:11:40 -0500 Cardinals beat Arrieta, Cubs 7-2 to complete 3-game sweep http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316039.html CHICAGO -- When the St. Louis Cardinals arrived at Wrigley Field for a three-game series, manager Mike Matheny shook off questions about their 12 1/2-game deficit to the surging Cubs by insisting he... Wed, 22 Jun 2016 23:11:11 -0500 SUMMER BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Capahas fall to Millers on the road http://www.semissourian.com/story/2316037.html The Burger King Capahas were handed their first loss of the season on Wednesday, as the host Waterloo, Illinois, Millers scored five runs in the bottom of the fourth inning to come away with a 7-5... Wed, 22 Jun 2016 23:09:21 -0500 Cardinals defeat Cubs for second straight day at Wrigley http://www.semissourian.com/story/2315619.html CHICAGO -- Adam Wainwright called the most recent homestand a reality check for St. Louis. He's not quite ready to call this a turning point for the Cardinals. Matt Carpenter and Matt Holliday... Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:11:33 -0500 Former Southeast Missouri State pitcher Lucchesi makes pro debut in relief http://www.semissourian.com/story/2315232.html Former Southeast Missouri State pitcher Joey Lucchesi made his professional debut on Monday night. Entering in relief in the seventh inning for the Tri-City Dust Devils, Lucchesi induced a pair of... Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:33:55 -0500 Gonzalez team wins Dalhousie scramble http://www.semissourian.com/story/2315234.html Dalhousie Golf Club hosted 28 teams in a four-person scramble Monday in its Fight Against Diabetes Fundraiser. A score of 56 took the championship flight as the team of Rob Gonzalez, Drew Weisenborn,... Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:33:31 -0500 Molina helps Rosenthal secure save against Cubs http://www.semissourian.com/story/2315231.html CHICAGO -- Trevor Rosenthal was in deep trouble when Yadier Molina came up with a huge play -- for the closer and the St. Louis Cardinals. Molina cut down rookie Albert Almora Jr. trying to take... Mon, 20 Jun 2016 23:58:57 -0500