Sedalia Democrat- RSS SPORTS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/SPORTS http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 1 Aug 2014 21:52:11 EST 1800 Old dogs are special http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports5-outdoors-sports/50068662/Old-dogs-are-special I've never owned a dog that deliberately chased cars, but I've had four that somehow managed to catch one. As a result, I've haven't had as much personal experience with elderly canines as I would have liked, but the three with... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Cornell continues winning tradition http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/autoracing-localsports1/50068599/Cornell-continues-winning-tradition Patient and smooth is how Jonathan Cornell describes his racing style, and it's gotten him dozens of wins and multiple championships over the years. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Bombers move on at NBC World Series http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/sports/50064013/Bombers-move-on-at-NBC-World-Series The Sedalia Bombers advanced in the National Baseball Congress World Series with a 5-0 win over the Derby (Kan.) Twins on Thursday in Wichita, Kan. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Morris aces 12th at Thousand Hills http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports3-sports/50062406/Morris-aces-12th-at-Thousand-Hills Jeff Morris shot a hole-in-one at the 12th hole at Thousand Hills Golf Resort in Branson on May 22.Morris aced the 135-yard hole with a pitching wedge, hitting a Pro V1.The shot was witnessed by Tom Munson. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sunday Night Thunder runs in the family http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports1/50057063/Sunday-Night-Thunder-runs-in-the-family The 25th season of Double-X Speedway in California under the control of the Wirst and Hohman families will come to a close Sunday night. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Teams gather in Sedalia for Legion state tourney http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/sports/50055219/Teams-gather-in-Sedalia-for-Legion-state-tourney Four teams remain in AAA American Legion baseball in Missouri and those four are coming to Sedalia. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bombers shut down Derby http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/baseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50051448/Bombers-shut-down-Derby The Sedalia Bombers kept winning at the National Baseball Congress World Series in Wichita, Kan., beating Derby (Kan.) 2-0 on Tuesday.Sam Perez pitched a complete game, allowing six hits and striking out six. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local dirt racers capture wins http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports1/50050577/Local-dirt-racers-capture-wins Three area dirt track drivers won feature events this past weekend. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Marsh heads to St. Mary http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/sports/50049582/Marsh-heads-to-St.-Mary Knob Noster shooting guard Brett Marsh will play basketball at the University of St. Mary in Leavenworth, Kan. Marsh averaged 15.7 points, 5.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game last season in his third year as a starter. He was named Missouri River... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bombers keep playing at NBC World Series http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/baseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50044011/Bombers-keep-playing-at-NBC-World-Series Barely 24 hours after the conclusion of the MINK League championship, the Sedalia Bombers were back on the field. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST McMullin picks CMU http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/collegesports-hsbaseball-localsports-localsports4-sports/50043221/McMullin-picks-CMU Submitted photoSmith-Cotton baseball player Chance McMullin will continue his baseball career at Central Methodist University. Sitting next to Chance is his mother, Ronda McMullin. Standing is CMU assistant coach Rob Ehlers. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Camp draws in wrestlers from around area http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hswrestling-localsports-localsports1-sports/50042693/Camp-draws-in-wrestlers-from-around-area Smith-Cotton High School held their area-wide wrestling camp during a two day period, starting on July 14. However, the camp was not originally going to be in Sedalia. Joel Sherman, head coach of the Smith-Cotton wrestling program, said that the camp... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bombers edge Austin 2-1 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/baseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50040375/Bombers-edge-Austin-2-1 The Sedalia Bombers won for the second time at the NBC World Series, beating the Austin (Texas) Shockers 2-1 on Sunday in Wichita, Kan. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Travelers fall in back-and-forth contest http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports1/50037328/Travelers-fall-in-back-and-forth-contest The Post 642 Sedalia Travelers rallied from three down to tie it up at six apiece in the seventh inning, but the Rods A's plated a run in the bottom half and held on for a 7-6 win Saturday at Dey Field at Liberty Park. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Travelers drop first game, win second of Zone Tourney http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/baseball-hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50030604/Travelers-drop-first-game-win-second-of-Zone-Tourney The Sedalia Travelers were close to forging a path through the winners bracket in the American Legion Zone Tournament Friday at Dey Field at Liberty Park. But errors proved costly in an 11-10 afternoon loss to Fike and the Travelers needed a three-run... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tempers flare in MINK title game http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports1/50029944/Tempers-flare-in-MINK-title-game ST. JOSEPH – The Sedalia Bombers' defense and pitching was on target in Friday's MINK League title game, but the bats never got going in a 4-1 loss to the St. Joseph Mustangs at Phil Welch Stadium. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/baseball-sports/50027046/ The Cole Camp Pharmacy Bluebirds first and second grade machine pitch baseball team finished second in the Kaysinger conference. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sobaski wins Junior Series championship http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/golf-highschool-hsgolf-localsports3/50027038/Sobaski-wins-Junior-Series-championship Olivia Sobaski carded a 5-over-par 76 on Wednesday to win the the Missouri Golf Association Hieronymus Junior Girls Championship held at Meadow Lake Acres Country Club in New Bloomfield. Sobaski shot even par (36) on the opening nine, and finished the... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports3-sports/50027057/ Submitted photo The Sun Devils 12-and-under softball team competed in the Show-Me State Games in Columbia July 19-20. They went 5-1 to capture second place. Pictured are, front row, Rakaylah Holt, Genesis Smith, Brooke Young, Lyndsey Koll. Back row,... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST S-C football scrimmage http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsfootball-localsports-sports/50031290/S-C-football-scrimmage Smith-Cotton defensive back Josh Hartman breaks up a pass to a Skyline High receiver during Friday's scrimmage at Jennie Jaynes Stadium. S-C, Skyline and Northwest took part in 7-on-7, 11-on-11 and lineman challenge drills as the teams prepare... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST