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Bootheel Conference Teams
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Entering Monday's matchup with Perryville, the Kennett Indians hadn't won a game since Feb. 10. Despite the drought, the Indians were able to grind their way to the semifinals of the Class 4, District 1 tournament with a...
Kennett eighth grade falls to Malden, seventh grade cruises (03/03/15)
The Kennett Middle School eighth grade volleyball team learned an important lesson during the latter moments of Tuesday night's battle with Malden. Head coach Kristy Green called a timeout to give her girls a chance to regroup, but one look at her scoresheet spelled out the Lady Indians' key weakness throughout the game...
Kennett girls fall to Cape Central in Class 4, District 1 opening round (03/02/15)
The Kennett Lady Indians quickly came to an end, after falling hard to Cape Central in the first round of the Class 4, District 1 tournament. The Lady Tigers stormed out to a big early lead and never let go, winning 58-33 to advance to the next round...
Britt Harris demonstrates potential of Kennett's high school wrestling program (02/27/15)
Hundreds of wrestlers recently filled Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo., all aiming for the top prize at the 85th MSHSAA Wrestling Championships. Some of them may have worked their entire lives to get there, but one of them did so with roughly four months under his belt.
Kennett falls to Jackson on Senior Night (02/27/15)
The Kennett Indians fell to a very strong team from Jackson, as they bid farewell to two of their own on Senior Night. The game, delayed by last week's winter storm, was the final game that Jackson Britt and Landon Vaughan would play on their home court...
Kennett Middle School volleyball wins season opener (02/26/15)
On Thurday, the Kennett Middle School volleyball team started the season on the right track by topping South Pemiscot in both seventh and eighth grade play. Both teams won in straight sets. The seventh grade won 25-13, 25-16; the eighth grade won 25-10, 25-18...
Senath-Hornersville's thrilling season comes to an early end (02/25/15)
Simply put, Caruthersville had their number. After topping Senath-Hornersville on their home court in the Bootheel Conference Tournament, the Tigers appeared confident that they could repeat their success on Tuesday night in the Class 3, District 1 tournament.
Senath-Hornersville falls to Doniphan in Class 3, District 1 tournament (02/23/15)
The Senath-Hornersville Lady Lions finished their season with a 46-56 loss to Doniphan in the opening round of the Class 3, District 1 tournament. Despite the loss, head coach David Wilkins told his players that they've ended their campaign with a lot to be proud of...
Local district basketball tournaments postponed (02/21/15)
The latest round of winter weather has forced officials to postpone local district basketball tournaments. The boys Class 2, District 1 tournament scheduled for today has been moved to Tuesday, Feb. 24. Play tips off at 4 p.m. with Scott County Central vs. Chaffee...
Britt Harris makes presence known at state tournament (02/20/15)
Despite a relative lack of experience, Kennett's Britt Harris made a big dent in the state wrestling tournament on Thursday morning in Columbia, Mo. Dozens of wrestlers crowded the Mizzou arena for the MSHSAA state wrestling final. Harris became the first Kennett athlete to compete in the tournament, and he won his first match of the competition...
Kennett loses close battle with Charleston (02/20/15)
A wild night of ups and downs saw Charleston hand Kennett a difficult 53-49 loss. The Lady Indians welcomed Dakayla Duckworth back to the lineup, but senior starter Kate Shetley went down hard with an ankle injury. Meanwhile, the Bluejays saw their head coach Josh Thompson get ejected from the game after arguing with the referees. Thompson had to sit in the locker room while Cheyenne Randle scored here 1000th career point on Senior Night...
Bootheel Racers Swimming finishes third at Tunica championship (02/19/15)
The Bootheel Racers Swimming team made another strong showing on Sunday, Feb. 8th, by finishing third at the Mid-South Swimming Conference in Tunica, Mississippi.
Riley Hickerson signs with TRCC (02/18/15)
Cooter senior and baseball standout Riley Hickerson has signed a National Letter of Intent to play collegiate baseball with the Three Rivers Community College (TRCC) Raiders in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Despite milestone, Kyle Moore focused on winning (02/17/15)
Moments before Senath-Hornersville tipped-off for a big win over Scott City, the school took a moment to honor Kyle Moore for an important milestone in his high school career. Back in December, Moore put all of southeast Missouri on notice when he scored 53 points against Caruthersville to top a school record. Little did fans and observers know, Moore also scored his 1,000th career point in that very game...
Caruthersville vs. Kennett boys basketball game cancelled (02/16/15)
Tuesday's Caruthersville vs. Kennett boys basketball game at Kennett High School has been cancelled due to inclement weather.
Britt Harris becomes first Kennett wrestler to earn trip to state (02/16/15)
The entire Kennett High School wrestling team made history over the weekend by competing at the Class 2, District 1 tournament in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. There, Britt Harris (above) became the school's first wrestler to qualify for the state tournament...
Senath-Hornersville toppls Scott City, 79-74 (02/13/15)
They had to do it without Victor Dukes, but Senath-Hornersville still had plenty of offensive firepower to win a very exciting game against Scott City.
Gideon claims Tri-County Conference Tournament title (02/13/15)
COOTER, Mo. - The Gideon Bulldogs put together a string of upsets to claim the Tri-County Conference Tournament championship over a strong group of rivals. With the 4th place seed, they topped 5th place Risco in the first round. Then, they took down 1st place Cooter on their home court in the semifinals. The victory put them on a crash course to face their neighbors from Clarkton in the tournament final...
Portageville tops Senath-Hornersville for Bootheel Conference title (02/12/15)
For the third time this season, Portageville got the best of Senath-Hornersville. Only this time, the 55-23 win was for the Bootheel Conference Tournament championship. The Lady Bulldogs scored 12 points in all but the third quarter, which is when they put down 19. The Lady Lions had flourishes of quality throughout the game, but they struggled to get shots to fall. Meanwhile, Portageville kept pushing to get the most of their strengths...
Kennett falls to Cape Central, 57-38 (02/11/15)
The Kennett Lady Indians traveled to Cape Central on Monday night for an expectedly difficult battle against a district opponent.
Senath-Hornersville, Portageville set for Bootheel Conference Tournament final (02/11/15)
Senath-Hornersville is set to face off against powerhouse Portageville, after both teams punched their ticket into the Bootheel Conference tournament final. The Lady Lions towered over Malden on Tuesday night, cruising to a 28-10 victory. They completely shut down the Lady Green Wave in the first and third quarters, and they only surrendered two points in the second quarter...
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