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HOLCOMB, Mo. -- In just their sixth game of a rain-soaked season, the Holcomb Hornets hosted Caruthersville in what turned out to be a big offensive display by both teams. In the end, the Tigers huge early lead proved too...
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Kennett softball wins big over Campbell and South Pemiscot (04/23/15)
The Kennett Lady Tribe is back to winning big this week. After topping Malden 12-0 on Monday, they made short work Campbell with a 16-0 win on Wednesday before beating South Pemiscot 12-2 on Thursday.
Kennett earns two big away wins against Cooter and Gosnell (04/23/15)
In a season full of early struggles, the Kennett Indians have taken two big wins on the road this week. The first win came on Tuesday in Cooter, before the Indians topped Gosnell after a three run rally in the ninth inning. Tuesday's win in Cooter was propelled by a three-run home run by sophomore Heath Mchaney. The Indians also got RBI's form Nathan Spence, Patrick Maddox and Britt Harris...
Senath-Hornersville returns home for win over Hayti, 10-0 (04/23/15)
Wednesday marked the first time Senath-Hornersville has played on their home field since the first week of the season. In just their second home game, the Lions topped Hayti in a game that allowed head coach Jarvis Reed explore the depths of his bench...
Kennett athletic director Laura Ort accepts new position at New Madrid County Central (04/22/15)
During Tuesday's Kennett High School board meeting, the board accepted the resignation of high school athletic director Laura Ort, paving the way for Ort to take on a new challenge as the district athletic director at New Madrid County Central. Ort's tenure at Kennett will come to a close at the end of the 2014-15 school year...
Holcomb marks return to the diamond with 11-7 win over Gideon (04/21/15)
Cody Tucker Daily Dunklin Democrat GIDEON, Mo. -- The Holcomb Hornets finally returned to the diamond on Tuesday, scraping their way to an 11-7 win in Gideon. Starting pitcher Colton Dunbar got the win, after helping himself by hitting 3-4 with 3 RBI's. Dillon Mize was 2-4 with a home run, while Ben Vance had 2 RBI's of his own...
Patton hits 3 home runs as Kennett tops Malden 12-0 (04/21/15)
Last Thursday, Kennett trailed Portageville 5-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning as they tried to take down one of their toughest local rivals. With two runners on, Sydney Patton stepped up to the plate to represent the winning run.
Senath-Hornersville fights, but falls to Malden, 3-2 (04/21/15)
Errors proved costly for Senath-Hornersville on Monday, as they fell 3-2 in a close battle over Malden. Meanwhile, their offense struggled to get crucial hits when they needed them.
Kennett trounced by Notre Dame 11-1 before falling to Brighton, 4-3 (04/20/15)
Kennett baseball was dealt two more losses during a double header Saturday morning at Notre Dame High School. The host team handed the Indians an 11-1 in the opening game in just five innings.
Byers, Crawford take first place at Kelly scramble tournament (04/20/15)
Days after traveling to the Dalhousie Golf Club, the Kennett Indians were back in Cape Girardeau on Monday for the Kelly Tournament at the Cape Girardeau Jaycee Golf Course.
North Pemiscot battles back against Clarkton in 16-9 thriller (04/20/15)
North Pemiscot came away with a big win after a thrilling battle in Clarkton Friday afternoon.
A most difficult week: Paragould hands Kennett their third straight defeat, 10-0 (04/17/15)
KENNETT, Mo. -- The Lady Indians have just capped off their toughest week in years after losing their third game in a row. One can assume that it's also one of the only times in years that they've played such strong teams on three consecutive days. Usually, this type of difficulty is reserved for the state tournament...
Senath-Hornersville earn big road wins over Clearwater and Caruthersville (04/16/15)
Cody Tucker Daily Dunklin Democrat Senath-Hornersville notched two big wins on the road this week. On Tuesday they traveled to Piedmont, where they beat Clearwater 2-1 in a 9 inning thriller. Then, they traveled to Caruthersville on Thursday and cruised to an 8-2 win...
Taylor Tiffany strikes out 19 as Portageville tops Kennett, 5-3 (04/16/15)
Cody Tucker Daily Dunklin Democrat A much-anticipated battle between Kennett and Portageville lived up to the hype, as it featured all that drama you would expect from two of the areas strongest softball teams. The Lady Indians got big hits to take an early lead, but a late rally allowed the Lady Bulldogs to seal a 5-3 win...
Kennett golf finishes second behind Caruthersville at home (04/16/15)
Kennett High School hosted its final golf meet of the season at the Kennett Country Club Wednesday afternoon. There, the Indians finished second behind Caruthersville. John Montgomery highlighted Caruthersville's performance by chipping in for birdie on the second hole. Montgomery claimed a medal by scoring 41 on the day...
Kennett falls to Naylor as Portageville looms (04/16/15)
KENNETT, Mo. -- Kennett's Lady Indians were handed their first loss of the regular season on Wednesday, courtesy of a strong Naylor team that secured some very timely hits. Kennett hit the ball hard across all seven innings, but ultimately had to settle with a 4-3 loss ahead of another tough game against Portageville...
Kennett falls to Sikeston in pitcher's duel, 1-0 (04/16/15)
By Chris Pobst sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston pitcher Jacob Clark knew everything was working for him. The crafty left-hander worked quickly and efficiently during a complete game win over Kennett Wednesday at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston. It's his third win of the season...
Malden boys, Dexter girls take top spots at Kennett Invitational (04/14/15)
Cody Tucker Daily Dunklin Democrat KENNETT, Mo. - Seven team busses parked outside of Metz Cherry Stadium for the Kennett Invitational track and field meet on Tuesday afternoon. Of all the teams involved, Malden walked away with a narrow victory in boys competition while Dexter took home top prize in the girls competition by a large margin...
Kennett capitalizes on errors to top Senath-Hornersville 11-0 (04/14/15)
Defensive errors plagued Senath-Hornersville as they fell 11-0 to Kennett Tuesday afternoon. The game was moved to Kennett's home field after Monday's rain left Senath-Hornersville's unplayable. Despite the location, Kennett acted as the away team and scored two runs in the top of the first inning...
Kevonte Mitchell amongst Cubs top 30 prospects (04/14/15)
Kennett's star athlete Kevonte Mitchell is still drawing the attention of scouts and MLB fans alike. This time, he's been named to the MLB.com's Chicago Cubs 2015 Prospect Watch list. The listing choosing the top 30 rookie players for each organization. Mitchell landed at number 28 on the list. His scouting page writes:...
Jacky Lockhert and Kate Shetley represent Kennett at area all-star game (04/13/15)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Dozens of local high school seniors gathered at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter for the BA Promotions All-Star Extravaganza. Among them were two of Kennett's finest athletes from their respective 2014-15 seasons. Jacky Lockhert put in a well-rounded performance in the volleyball game before Kate Shetley made a strong showing in the girls basketball game...
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