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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016
Bootheel Conference Teams
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The Kennett Indians and Sikeston Bulldogs haven't met on the gridiron since Oct. 7, 2011. Their next meeting was postponed for a few more hours Friday evening. About 15 minutes after the scheduled kickoff Friday at 7 p.m....
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Kennett volleyball team ends opening week with victory against Charleston (08/26/16)
KENNETT, Mo. - The Kennett Indians varsity volleyball team ended its week on a high note with a 25-12, 26-24 home win against the Charleston Bluejays Thursday night. Charleston played Kennett to a 6-6 stalemate 12 points into the first set. The Indians followed with a 16-4 run to move ahead 22-10 and led by double digits the remainder of the first set...
Kennett volleyball team collects first victory of season at North Pemiscot (08/26/16)
WARDELL, Mo. - The Kennett Indians varsity volleyball program finally found the consistency it was looking for Wednesday afternoon against the North Pemiscot Mustangs. Fresh a heartbreaking 21-25, 25-20, 23-25 road loss to Oran Monday Kennett rebounded with a 25-19, 25-13 victory at North Pemiscot...
Kennett girls tennis team improves to 3-0 (08/26/16)
The Kennett varsity girls tennis team cruised to a 9-0 home win against Charleston Wednesday. Kennett also won all four junior varsity tennis matches played. Kennett continued its success with an 8-1 varsity win against Jackson Thursday. Kennett also won the junior varsity match against Jackson 12-3...
Kennett set to restart cross country program (08/24/16)
After more than a decade absence the stage is set for cross country to return to Kennett High School. 18 Kennett high school athletes have been conditioning themselves for the past three weeks to run in their first cross country meet...
Dunklin Democrat Roundup (Aug. 23) (08/23/16)
Holcomb 7, Bloomfield The Holcomb baseball team collected a 7-1 win at Bloomfield Tuesday. Zach Bridges collected a complete-game win. Holcomb is back in action Thursday when it hosts Campbell. Clarkton vs. Cooter The Cooter varsity volleyball team beat Clarkton 25-12, 25-15 at home Tuesday night...
Southland wins epic three-set thriller against Holcomb (08/23/16)
HOLCOMB, Mo. - Southland volleyball coach Julia Murray knew it was time for a pep talk after studying her players' faces after Holcomb put together a 5-0 run to move ahead 13-4 in the decisive set of Tuesday night's varsity contest. "They had that look on their face that they were already beat," Murray said. ...
Dunklin Democrat Roundup (Aug. 22) (08/22/16)
Senath-Hornersville vs. Clarkton The Senath-Hornersville varsity volleyball team beat Clarkton at home 25-13, 25-17 Monday night. Senath-Hornersville also beat Clarkton 25-18, 19-25, 25-14 in junior varsity action. Senath-Hornersville hosts Portageville Tuesday...
Kennett nets Notre Dame 7-2 in girls tennis opener (08/22/16)
KENNETT, Mo. - The highly anticipated girls tennis opener between traditional girls tennis powerhouses Notre Dame and Kennett lived up to its billing Monday. Four of the nine varsity matches were decided by three points or less and a tiebreaker was needed to determine a winner in the No. 2 varsity doubles match...
12U USSSA Trumann Gold Ring Shootout Champions (08/21/16)
PROVIDED PHOTO Ultimate Baseball (pictured) beat Jonesboro Scrappers 8-2 in the championship of the 12-and-under USSSA Trumann Gold Ring Shootout this weekend. Team members are: CA Heuring, Matt Gardner, Brooks Nigut, Riley Spencer, Jarrett Pullin, Tanner Pierce, Hunter Lawrence, Trey Gardner, Riley Henfling, Preston VanDyke and Dawson Vaughan; The team is coached by Logan Dollins, Matt Gardner, Jim Vaughan and Roman Nigut. Ultimate Sports is the sponsor of the baseball team...
Kennett football team routs Fredericktown 57-10 in Week 1 (08/20/16)
KENNETT, Mo. - The Kennett Indians defense wasted little time getting down to business Friday night against the Fredericktown Blackcats. The Indians collected two tackles for a loss in the opening three plays of the game and did not allow a first down before Fredericktown was forced to punt...
2014 Kennett graduate Declan Wallace lands spot on SEMO baseball roster (08/19/16)
2014 Kennett graduate Declan "D.K." Wallace has wanted to play baseball in the Ohio Valley Conference since his senior year of high school. "I've always wanted to play Division 1," he said. "I've always wanted to go to an OVC school, but never really got any contacted by anyone my senior year of high school."...
Clarkton volleyball team changes focus to defense entering 2016 (08/19/16)
CLARKTON, Mo. - The Clarkton Reindeer high school volleyball program is shifting its focus to defense after graduating the majority of its power hitters off of last season's varsity squad that finished 20-11-1. "We are not big or real physical," Clarkton longtime volleyball coach Amy Cowart said. ...
Holcomb volleyball program preps for new season in new conference (08/17/16)
The Holcomb Hornets varsity volleyball program enters the 2016 season looking to make noise in a new conference after taking second in the Bootheel Conference Tournament last season. The Hornets return four starters off of last season's varsity squad that finished 13-8 and finished second to Malden in the Bootheel Conference tournament...
Large Southland volleyball squad looks to make noise (08/16/16)
The Southland Rebels high school volleyball program is blessed with a slew of veterans and a talented incoming freshman class entering the 2016-17 season. The Rebels have four seniors, eight juniors, two sophomores and five freshmen in its program at the start of the season...
Girls volleyball district assignments released (08/16/16)
District assignments and classifications have been released for the 2016-17 volleyball season. There are no changes to Class 1, District 1 or Class 1, District 2. Clarkton, Cooter, Delta C-7 Gideon, Holcomb, North Pemiscot and Southland will continue to compete in Class 1, District 1. Advance Bell City, Bernie, Campbell, Oran, Richland and Risco will continue to compete in Class 1, District 2...
Girls tennis district assignments released (08/16/16)
District assignments and classifications have been released for the 2016-17 girls tennis season. Nine-time defending district champion Kennett remains in Class 1, District 1 with Caruthersville, Charleston, Dexter, Notre Dame (Cape Girardeau) and Sikeston. Fredericktown is leaving Class 1, District 1 for Class 1, District 2. Sikeston is dropping from Class 2, District 1 to Class 1, District 1...
Kennett set to kickoff volleyball season with new head coach (08/13/16)
KENNETT, Mo. - The Kennett Indians high school volleyball program enters the 2016 season with a new head coach for the first time since 2011. Veronica Gardner, who served as junior varsity coach at Kennett last season, is assuming the varsity head coaching responsibilities...
Kennett competes at Dexter Football Jamboree (08/12/16)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Kennett Indians varsity football team went toe-to-toe with three area football programs and held its own Friday night at a four-team football jamboree at Charles Bland Stadium in Dexter. Kennett opened the night by tying New Madrid County Central 2-2 in touchdowns. The Indians followed by tying East Prairie 1-1 in touchdowns before outscoring Dexter 1-0 in touchdowns in its final head-to-head scrimmage...
Kennett football team hopes to continue recent success (08/12/16)
The Kennett Indians high school football program enters the 2016 season looking to increase its win total for a fourth straight season under fourth-year head coach Aaron Pixley. Kennett graduated 13 seniors, including standout quarterback Edward Wilson, off of last season's squad that finished 8-3...
Caruthersville football team in search of 8th straight winning season (08/10/16)
CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. - The Caruthersville Tigers enter the 2016 football season looking to put together its eighth straight winning season with a new quarterback. The Tigers graduated starting quarterback Peyton Faulkner off of last season's squad that finished 7-5 and placed second in Class 2, District 1...

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