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Saturday, May 23, 2015

College Sports

Boggetto's big day helps Southeast Missouri State baseball team stay alive at OVC tourney (05/22/15)
The junior shortstop was 8 for 11 with nine RBIs as the Redhawks eliminated Jacksonville State and Tennessee Tech from the conference tournament.
Southeast Missouri State falls into loser's bracket at OVC baseball tournament (05/22/15)
JACKSON, Tenn. -- There was no easing in to the Ohio Valley Conference baseball tournament for starting pitcher Joey Lucchesi and the regular-season champion Southeast Missouri State Redhawks.
Southeast Missouri State baseball team begins OVC tourney quest today (05/21/15)
The Southeast Missouri State baseball team already has experienced being the No. 1 seed in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament and any expectations that come with being the team to beat. When the Redhawks begin the six-team, double-elimination tournament as the regular-season champion today it will be with a different perspective after having their season end in the semifinals as the top seed a year ago...
Methodical Steve Bieser leads Southeast Missouri State baseball team to historic success (05/20/15)
The Redhawks won back to back Ohio Valley Conference championships for the first time in program history in Bieser's third season at the helm.
Fifth-inning outburst propels Jackson baseball team into district final (05/20/15)
The Indians scored six runs in the fifth inning of their district semifinal against Farminton en route to a 7-4 victory.
Southeast Missouri State's Lucchesi is named OVC pitcher of the year (05/20/15)
The Ohio Valley Conference champion Southeast Missouri State baseball team had six players honored at Tuesday's end-of-year awards banquet in Jackson, Tennessee. Junior pitcher Joey Lucchesi highlighted the Redhawks award recipients by being named the conference's pitcher of the year. ...
Southeast Missouri State men's basketball coach Rick Ray receives two more verbal commitments (05/19/15)
The Southeast Missouri State men's basketball team coach Rick Ray inherited lacked an inside presence and even size on the perimeter after the departure of five players 6 foot 5 or taller. In just over a month since he was announced as Southeast's coach on April 13, Ray has signed a pair of forwards and received two more verbal commitments from 6-7 players Monday afternoon...
Southeast Missouri State's Joey Lucchesi named OVC pitcher of the week for third time this season (05/19/15)
Southeast Missouri State ace Joey Lucchesi was tabbed the Ohio Valley Conference's pitcher of the week for the third time this season. The left-handed junior transfer improved to 7-1 on the season as the Redhawks defeated Belmont 12-0 on Thursday night to clinch their second consecutive OVC regular-season championship and the No. 1 seed in the conference tournament...
Southeast Missouri State men's basketball team receives two more verbal commitments (05/18/15)
The Southeast Missouri State men's basketball team coach Rick Ray inherited lacked an inside presence and even size on the perimeter after the departure of five players 6 foot 5 or taller. In just over a month since he was announced as Southeast's coach on April 13, Ray has signed a pair of forwards and received two more verbal commitments from 6-7 players Monday afternoon...
New roles, same result for OVC champion Southeast Missouri State baseball team (05/17/15)
The Redhawks became the first team since 2004 to win back-to-back regular-season titles.
Former Jackson track and field star Jill Rushin claims another individual SEC title for Mizzou (05/17/15)
Jackson graduate and University of Missouri senior Jill Rushin added another Southeastern Conference title to her list of achievements on Saturday. Rushin's throw of 56 feet, 2 inches was good for first place in the shot put at the SEC Outdoor Championships...
Southeast track and field teams stumble in defense of OVC crowns (05/17/15)
The Southeast Missouri State men's and women's track and field teams were on pace to defend their Ohio Valley Conference outdoor championship titles after the first day of competition at Austin Peay in Clarksville, Tennessee, on Friday. Both Redhawks squads were in first place following Day 1 of the competition but were overtaken in the standings on Saturday...
Southeast Missouri State baseball team crowned OVC champion despite loss (05/16/15)
The Redhawks were defeated 11-5 by Belmont but claimed its second straight conference title outright with a Morehead State loss
Southeast Missouri State baseball team clinches share of OVC title, top seed (05/15/15)
The Redhawks defeated Belmont 12-0 Thursday night to lock up a share of the Ohio Valley Conference regular-season championship and the No. 1 seed in the conference tournament.
Southeast Missouri State track and field team will attempt to defend OVC titles (05/15/15)
Defending their Ohio Valley Conference outdoor track and field championships will not be an easy task for the Southeast Missouri State men's and women's track and field teams. The OVC championships begin today in Clarksville, Tennessee, and conclude Saturday. Both Redhawks squads will try to end the regular season with their best team performance yet after a spring filled with injuries and illness...
Southeast Missouri State baseball team enters final regular-season series with magic number of 2 (05/14/15)
The Southeast Missouri State baseball team's objective won't change when it begins its final regular-season series on the road against Belmont today: win the series. But winning the three-game series, which begins with a game at 5 p.m. at Rose Park in Nashville, Tennessee, has much more riding on it than usual...
Angus commits to Southeast Missouri State men's basketball team (05/12/15)
Monroe College forward Joel Angus had already caught the eye of members of the Southeast Missouri State coaching staff when the Mustangs claimed the National Junior College Athletic Association Region XV championship.
Southeast Missouri State women's basketball coach Rekha Patterson signs first four players (05/12/15)
Rekha Patterson knew exactly which players she had in mind to first recruit when she was hired as the Southeast Missouri State women's basketball coach April 15. Now less than a month later she's announced the signings of four high school seniors that she was aware of during her time as an assistant at Ball State: Adrianna Murphy, Corneisha Henderson, Dolapo Balogun and Hilma Mededovic...
Southeast Missouri State's Jacob Lawrence named OVC Pitcher of the Week (05/12/15)
Southeast Missouri State junior pitcher Jacob Lawrence's win over nationally-ranked Missouri on Tuesday garnered him Ohio Valley Conference pitcher of the week honors Monday. Lawrence, a 6-foot-5, 190-pound righty from Nixa, Missouri, was selected as co-pitcher of the week along with Belmont's Aaron Quillen...
Southeast Missouri State baseball team endures third straight one-run loss (05/11/15)
If there was any consolation to be found in a frustrating weekend of baseball in Terre Haute, Indiana, this weekend, it was the fact Southeast Missouri State was playing out of conference. The Ohio Valley Conference-leading Redhawks completed a weekend of one-run losses Sunday with an 8-7 setback to host Indiana State of the Missouri Valley Conference...
Southeast Missouri State track and field teams get final tune-up at Huskie Classic (05/10/15)
Some members of the Southeast Missouri State track and field team got their final tune-up for the upcoming Ohio Valley Conference championships while others rested ahead of the conference meet, which begins Friday. Sarah Hall won the women's shot put event at the Huskie Outdoor Classic hosted by Northern Illinois on Saturday with a distance of 14.79 meters. Teammate Kayla Gutierrez was second with a throw of 14.41 meters...
Southeast Missouri State baseball team falls in 14-inning thriller (05/10/15)
The Indiana State baseball team was shut out for 12 consecutive innings by Southeast Missouri State on Saturday night. But the Sycamores finally broke their string of zeroes on the scoreboard in the bottom of the 14th inning on a walk-off double to win Game 2 against the Redhawks 4-3 in Terre Haute, Indiana...