- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)47
- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)43
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)8
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)40
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- Statement: Man says cops’ good work drove him to grow his own marijuana (05/01/16)1
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
- River Ridge Winery changes hands (05/02/16)
Oak Ridge upends Scott City
Oak Ridge's volleyball team edged visiting Scott City 21-25, 27-25, 26-24 in a tight match Thursday.
Oak Ridge's Erin Hahs, with five kills and three blocks, and Kelsey Shaper, with six kills and two aces, were the difference. On defense, Leah Myers and Jessica Seyer led Oak Ridge with five digs each.
Kacie Cartwright led Scott City (13-6) with seven kills. Abbie Cook added three kills and six blocks. Jenny Heisserer and Jenny Glency added four kills apiece, and Lindsey Amick had 18 assists.
Advance moved to 8-3-1 with its road win over Central. Kacie Ritter led Advance with six kills, while Kaci Cooper led with six aces and four digs. Alicia Reeves led Advance with nine assists.
JV- Advance defeated Central in two sets.
Leopold won at home with a balanced attack. Amber Nenninger had five kills, five digs and seven blocks, and fellow senior Lori VanderMierden had six kills, eight digs and two blocks. Rachel Crader led the team with 14 assists.
JV- Leopold won in two sets.
Bell City 25-15-23
Bell City lost a close match in three games on the road.
Woodland swept the Red Devils at home.
Woodland's JV won 25-4, 25-21.
St. Vincent 21-29-25
St. Vincent won a marathon second game and finished off rival Perryville in three games on the road.
St. Vincent's JV won 25-22, 23-25, 25-16.
Central 8, Poplar Bluff 1
Central improved to 10-0 in duals with a home win.
Singles: 1. Dani Gross (C) def. Nicole Duncan 8-1; 2. Monica Toole (C) def. Mallory Barks 8-2; 3. Brett Ford (C) def. Jamie Gray 8-0; 4. Liz LaFoe (C) def. Rachel Tiland by default; 5. Sarah Ford (C) def. Priya Gujarati 8-6; 6. Lindsey Pingel (C) def. Morgan Allen 9-8 (7-5)
1. Gross-B. Ford (C) def. Barks-Gray 8-3; 2. Toole-LaFoe (C) def. Duncan-Tiland 9-7; 3. Allen-Gujarati (P) def. S. Ford-Pingel 9-8 (7-3)
Singles: Maggie Limbaugh, Paige Foley, Brittney Hiett, Kristen Ford, Claire Segar
Doubles: Karrie Moll-K. Ford, Emily Hiett-Kaitlyn Spalding
Dexter 8, Jackson 1
Jackson managed only one singles win in a road loss.
Singles: 1. Jessica Drum (J) def. Molly Jarrell 8-1; 2. Amanda Dooley (D) def. Shannon Cobb 8-3; 3. Claire Critchlow (D) def. Sarah Hinkebein 8-3; 4. Summer Carter (D) def. Maddy Bruegging 8-4; 5. Brittney Bagby (D) def. Chase Crowell 8-6; 6. Taylor Nelson (D) def. Sarah Detring 8-0
Doubles: 1. Jarrell-Dooley (D) def. Drum-Bruegging 8-4; 2. Critchlow-Carter (D) def. Cobb-Hinkebein 8-4; 3. Bagby-Nelson (D) def. Crowell-Beil 8-2
Sikeston 4, Notre Dame 2
Notre Dame fell for only the fifth time this season, as Sikeston took care of business at home. In a game mostly dominated by pitching, Kristain Burger led the Bulldogs' offense with a 3-for-4 performance.
WP -- Brinkmeyer. LP -- Beth Schnurbusch, 9-3 . 2B -- Kristain Burger(ND). Multiple hits -- Notre Dame, Burger 3-4. Sikeston, Brinkmeyer 2-2. Records -- Notre Dame 16-5.
Jackson 4, Farmington 0
Jackson goalie Tyler Holmon stopped everything that went his way in a road win. Chris Kraust and Tyler Beussink led the scoring for the Indians with two goals apiece. Chris Bramlett and Chris Shelton chipped in assists.
Jackson's JV won 5-0 with a shutout from Levi Lewis. Spencer McCormick, Andrew Weissell, Trey Rush, Andrew Lornz and Matt Mueller all scored goals.
--From staff reports