Sedalia Democrat- RSS sports Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/sports http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/sports Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:18:38 EST 1800 Royals even series with 7-2 win http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50547322/Royals-even-series-with-7-2-win KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single in a five-run sixth inning, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits and the Kansas City Royals won 7-2 over San Francisco on Wednesday night as they... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:34:10 EST S-C soccer wins in OT http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hssoccer-localsports-localsports1-sports/50547274/S-C-soccer-wins-in-OT The Smith-Cotton soccer team beat Clinton 2-1 in overtime on Wednesday as Jordan Lawson equalized in the 75th minute, then scored the game winner with a minute left in the first overtime. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:23:09 EST S-C falls in district final http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsvolleyball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50544271/S-C-falls-in-district-final The Smith-Cotton volleyball team got within two points of a district title, but could not hold off Rock Bridge as the Bruins won Class 4, District 9 over the Lady Tigers on Wednesday, 17-25, 25-23, 25-22. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:58:12 EST Max Martin leads Gremlins past Crusaders in double overtime http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50546932/Max-Martin-leads-Gremlins-past-Crusaders-in-double-overtime The Gremlins and Crusaders went to two overtimes Wednesday to decide a winner and Sacred Heart came away with a 2-1 win. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:29:07 EST Green Ridge to face familiar foe in sectionals http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50546919/Green-Ridge-to-face-familiar-foe-in-sectionals The Green Ridge volleyball team now knows who it will be playing in Saturday's sectionals. The Lady Tigers will take on Osceola, which has knocked Green Ridge out of the district tournament the past two years. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:27:26 EST Cole Camp wins district title http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50546787/Cole-Camp-wins-district-title The Cole Camp Lady Bluebirds are the Class 2, District 13 champions after defeating Adrian 26-24, 24-26, 25-17 on Wednesday in Holden.Bailey Heimsoth, Alyssa Oelrichs and Kaleena Logan each got a double-double for Cole Camp. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:00:20 EST Mizzou hoops welcomes new talented faces in 2014 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/local-news-localsports-localsports1/50543268/Mizzou-hoops-welcomes-new-talented-faces-in-2014 COLUMBIA — The Missouri basketball team failed to make the NCAA Tournament last season with a 23-11 record, but a number of fresh faces have joined the Tiger program.Of course, that's an understatement. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:14:11 EST S-C volleyball into district final http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsvolleyball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50545452/S-C-volleyball-into-district-final The Smith-Cotton volleyball team is in the Class 4, District 9 final after a 25-17, 25-16 semifinal win over Hannibal. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:10:12 EST S-C honors 4 Lady Tigers http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports3-sports/50544297/S-C-honors-4-Lady-Tigers After Smith-Cotton High School girls golfer Ali Bankovich, right, joked that she finished first at the state meet, Principal Wade Norton provides her actual finish (53rd) to the student body, which was assembled Wednesday morning to recognize some of... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:25:30 EST Giants take game 1 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-sports/50540004/Giants-take-game-1 KANSAS CITY (AP) — Madison Bumganer took a two-hit shutout into the seventh inning, Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer off James Shields in a three-run first and the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 in Tuesday night's... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:50:10 EST Hear me roar http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsvolleyball-localsports-localsports1/50536199/Hear-me-roar GREEN RIDGE — Stover and Green Ridge battled to the wire in all three sets Tuesday in the Class 1, District 10 tournament, but it was the Lady Tigers coming up victorious in the final two sets to advance to Saturday's sectional... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:03:10 EST Bluebird soccer wins in Columbia http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1-sports/50539518/Bluebird-soccer-wins-in-Columbia The Cole Camp soccer team beat Columbia Independent on Tuesday 3-0 in a non-conference game in Columbia.The Bluebirds' Tessia Balke opened the scoring in the first half. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:35:08 EST Cole Camp downs Knob Noster http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsvolleyball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50536168/Cole-Camp-downs-Knob-Noster HOLDEN — The Cole Camp Bluebirds moved into the final of Class 2, District 13 with a 25-16, 25-13 win over Knob Noster on Tuesday. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:52:17 EST Stover volleyball beats La Monte http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsvolleyball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50532095/Stover-volleyball-beats-La-Monte Stover beat La Monte 25-9, 25-18 in district play Monday at Green Ridge. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:28:10 EST Smith-Cotton 2nd at conference XC race http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hscrosscountry-localsports-localsports1-sports/50529344/Smith-Cotton-2nd-at-conference-XC-race The Smith-Cotton boys cross country team placed five runners in the top 15 to take second at the West Central Conference meet Monday at Clover Dell Park. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:09:15 EST Knob Noster volleyball beats Windsor http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsvolleyball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50531631/Knob-Noster-volleyball-beats-Windsor Knob Noster beat Windsor 25-22, 25-19 in the opening round of the district volleyball tournament Monday in Holden. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:01:09 EST Schotzhauer named conference MVP http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hssoftball-localsports-localsports3-sports/50529423/Schotzhauer-named-conference-MVP Pilot Grove's Melissa Schlotzhauer has been named CCAA most valuable player in softball.Three other Lady Tigers were named to the All-Conference first-team, released Monday. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:43:05 EST Northwest volleyball downs Smithton http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/sports/50525438/Northwest-volleyball-downs-Smithton The Northwest volleyball team closed the regular season with a 25-13, 25-11 win over Smithton.Jessi Zimmerman had 29 assists for the Mustangs. Lakota Wiskur had five digs and two aces. Allison Barnes had three blocks. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:11:08 EST S-C football will be home for first round http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsfootball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50525441/S-C-football-will-be-home-for-first-round Smith-Cotton will host a playoff game in what could be the final game played at Jennie Jaynes Stadium. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:10:06 EST Bend-don’t-break defense leads Mules past No. 22 UCO http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50523570/Bend-dont-break-defense-leads-Mules-past-No.-22-UCO WARRENSBURG — UCM defensive end Jason Venckus sniffed out Central Oklahoma's reverse on the second play of the game and made the tackle for a loss of 10 to help force a three-and-out. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:17:12 EST