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Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

High School Sports

High school roundup: Jackson wrestlers end regular season at 10-0 (01/30/15)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
Woodland falls to Dexter in overtime in semifinal of SCAA Tournament (01/30/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Woodland's Garret Reynolds had a couple thoughts racing through his mind as he dribbled the ball down the court, looking to extend his team's lead with less than a minute remaining against Dexter. "In that situation I just knew I needed to go down, get an open look, take a good shot, hit it and get back on defense," Reynolds said...
Southeast Missourian Athlete of the Week: Scott County Central's Jeffery Porter (01/29/15)
Junior guard Jeffery Porter scored a game-high 25 points to lead the Scott County Central boys basketball team to a 75-64 win over Oran in the championship game of the Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament on Friday at Oran High School. Porter also played a big role on defense for the top-seeded Braves, who scored 22 points off turnovers and claimed their second straight conference title...
Bloomfield boys basketball team's last-second shot downs Advance (01/28/15)
After battling back from an eight-point deficit, the Advance boys basketball team found itself leading by one point with seven seconds to play.
Woodland boys basketball team tops Bell City in SCAA tourney first round (01/28/15)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- The Woodland boys basketball team advanced to a semifinal in the Stoddard County Conference Tournament thanks to a strong performance in the fourth quarter against Bell City on Tuesday night.
High school roundup: Zalma boys basketball team edges Meadow Heights 84-77 (01/28/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Oran girls basketball team hands 60-38 loss to Meadow Heights (01/27/15)
ORAN, Mo. -- With one of its best offensive weapon out due to injury, the Oran girls basketball team looked to Ashlyn McIntosh to guide the offense against Meadow Heights on Monday night.
High school roundup: Woodland girls basketball team edges Scott County Central (01/27/15)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Jackson wrestling team wins third consecutive conference title (01/24/15)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jackson's third consecutive SEMO Conference wrestling tournament title didn't come without a little drama.
High school roundup: Woodland boys basketball team downs Bloomfield on homecoming night (01/24/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
High school roundup: Jackson girls basketball team topples St. Charles West (01/24/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Jackson girls swimmer qualifies for state in two events at City of Roses (01/24/15)
Caitlyn Palmer had just two goals heading into her 11th swim meet of the season on Saturday. Placing wasn't a big deal for Palmer. Instead, she was focused on trimming time off of her two main events -- 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard butterfly -- with the hope they would be good enough to guarantee her a qualifying spot at the state meet...
SCC boys basketball team successfully defends Scott-Miss. tourney title (01/24/15)
ORAN, Mo. -- Defending champs was an apt description of the Scott County Central boys basketball team Friday night in the championship game of the Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament.
Oran boys basketball team upends No. 2 seed Scott City in conference tourney (01/23/15)
ORAN, Mo. -- For Hunter Schlosser and his senior teammates, it was the last chance to make amends against a Scott City team that had already beaten them twice this season.
Jackson girls basketball team shakes Notre Dame late (01/23/15)
After missing five games with a concussion she sustained in a car accident two weeks ago, Jackson's Cassidi Tomsu was excited to play in her first game back against Notre Dame on Thursday night. Tomsu quickly found out that missing nearly a week of practices left her out of breathe and out of basketball shape throughout the Indians' 54-40 road victory...
High school roundup: Jackson boys handle Rebels with ease (01/23/15)
All the local high school events reported Thursday to the Southeast Missourian.
Scott County Central boys basketball team reaches conference tournament final (01/23/15)
ORAN, Mo -- Dalton Huffman's layup under the basket gave the fifth-seeded Kelly Hawks an 8-6 lead over the top-seeded Scott County Central Braves almost three minutes in the first quarter of Tuesday's Scott-Mississippi Conference Tournament game, but the lead was short-lived.
Southeast Missourian football player of the year: Cape Central's Al Young (01/22/15)
Some players wait for the ball to come to them, and some go and get it. Al Young is most definitely the latter.
High school girls swimming: Poplar Bluff girls finishes first at quad meet (01/22/15)
The Poplar Bluff girls swimming team won six of the 12 events to finish in first place at the Cape Central quad meet on Wednesday at the Central Municipal Pool.
Southeast Missourian Athlete of the Week: Jake Byrd (01/22/15)
Jackson junior Jake Byrd was the lone gold medalist for the Indians at Saturday's St. Charles West tournament. Byrd won the 126-pound division with a technical fall over Francis Howell sophomore Tyler McGhee in 3 minutes, 44 seconds. The Indians were short seven wrestlers but wound up finishing in seventh place...
Southeast Missourian volleyball player of the year: Leopold's Caitlin Petty (01/21/15)
Fans and spectators who have attended a Leopold volleyball game in the past four years may have noticed one rowdy bunch that sticks out amongst the rest of the crowd.
Jackson boys basketball team's long-awaited home opener ends in loss to Poplar Bluff (01/21/15)
Poplar Bluff could have met its match in the paint during Tuesday's SEMO Conference boys basketball game at Jackson High School.
High school roundup: Kelly boys upend East Prairie at conference tournament (01/21/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Tuesday.
Southeast Missourian boys cross country runner of the year: Jackson's Jack Jeffers (01/20/15)
Jack Jeffers was only five months removed from the completion of a successful first season of cross country when he encountered perhaps the biggest obstacle of his career.
High school roundup: Kelly girls basketball team collects 10th win (01/20/15)
All the local high school events reported Monday to the Southeast Missourian.
Southeast Missourian girls cross country runner of the year: Jackson's Chelsea Drum (01/20/15)
Chelsea Drum has competed in distance running since seventh grade, but it wasn't always her favorite sport.
High school roundup: Zalma boys basketball team cruises past Oak Ridge (01/18/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Friday.
High school roundup: Central boys basketball team defeats Carbondale (Ill.) (01/18/15)
All scores were reported to the Southeast Missourian on Saturday.
Charleston rallies past Chaffee girls to win Scott-Mississippi Conference tournament title (01/18/15)
BENTON, Mo. -- It's often said small things make a difference in a ball game. That might be true, but a small person also can determine an outcome. For proof, look no further than Charleston's Sierra Frazier, a slender 5-foot senior who is routinely dwarfed on the basketball court...