Sedalia Democrat- RSS SPORTS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/SPORTS http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 25 May 2015 08:17:26 EST 1800 S-C track sending 6 to state http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hstrackfield-localsports-localsports1-sports/153691690/S-C-track-sending-6-to-state Smith-Cotton's Mariona Ward qualified for the Class 3-5 state track and field meet in four different events at the Class 5 sectional on Saturday in Blue Springs. Sun, 24 May 2015 17:01:41 EST Pair of homers http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports4-sports/153676159/Pair-of-homers Dakota Acosta, 9, and Eliza Cavanagh, 8, each hit a home run in their softball game Thursday night. Sun, 24 May 2015 10:06:41 EST Kelchner’s seventh-inning single leads Travelers past Lee’s Summit http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/153682204/Kelchners-seventh-inning-single-leads-Travelers-past-Lees-Summit The Sedalia Travelers got its season started with a 7-5 win Saturday against Lee's Summit in the Byron White Memorial Day Tournament at Independence. Sat, 23 May 2015 14:31:41 EST S-C’s kick off for punt, pass and kick http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1/153681444/S-Cs-kick-off-for-punt-pass-and-kick Smith-Cotton High School hosted its first punt, pass and kick competition Saturday at Tiger Stadium, and 27 kids between 6-years-old and 17-years-old participated. Sat, 23 May 2015 13:46:41 EST Uptegrove 4th, Logan 3rd at state meet http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports/153667536/Uptegrove-4th-Logan-3rd-at-state-meet Stover's Mallory Uptegrove took fourth in high jump on the first day of the Class 1-2 state track and field meet Friday in Jefferson City, clearing 4-11. Midway's Adia Eberle won, clearing 5-4. Fri, 22 May 2015 20:26:41 EST Lady Roadrunners add 5 for 2015-16 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports2-sports/153669703/Lady-Roadrunners-add-5-for-2015-16 Three players who teamed up for a district championship in high school will be teaming up again on the State Fair womens basketball roster in 2015-16. Fri, 22 May 2015 18:36:42 EST Several pitchers in the mix for Juniors http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1-sports/153671162/Several-pitchers-in-the-mix-for-Juniors The Rick Ball Ford Post 642 Juniors jump into the American Legion baseball season with the Memorial Weekend Tournament at Dey Field at Liberty Park. Manager Brent Hodge's team will open play at noon Saturday against the Midwest 9 before playing... Fri, 22 May 2015 18:01:41 EST Windsor hurdlers push each other to state http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1/153644917/Windsor-hurdlers-push-each-other-to-state Windsor took three athletes to the Class 2 state track meet this season, and two of them are hurdlers.Senior Shelby Williams made her first trip to state on Friday. Fri, 22 May 2015 17:26:41 EST Squirrel season is open at last http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports5-sports/153668270/Squirrel-season-is-open-at-last In 2015, squirrel hunting was illegal in Missouri for a whopping 96 days. True, that's only one day longer than the season's shortest possible closure, but for hunters like me, whose passion for the sport is boundless, being shut out of... Fri, 22 May 2015 15:46:42 EST Yellowjackets win MO/KS Metro Showdown http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports3-sports/153627570/Yellowjackets-win-MO/KS-Metro-Showdown The Yellowjackets 16-and-under basketball team won the MO/KS metro showdown. Pictured, front from left: Marcus Ingram, Tyler Long, Zion Buckner, Alden Harding, Jaden Kendrick. Back row Left: Bryson Couch, Jake Neal, Zack Gwaltey, Terrence Callaway... Fri, 22 May 2015 09:01:41 EST Mustangs outlast Green Ridge http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/153640874/Mustangs-outlast-Green-Ridge ODESSA — Green Ridge and Northwest battled back and forth for nine innings before Northwest finally came away with a 6-4 win and its third district title in a row. Thu, 21 May 2015 19:31:41 EST Leaping on to state http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1/153643778/Leaping-on-to-state The Class 1 and Class 2 state track meets get started today at Lincoln University in Jefferson City, and 11 local individuals and one relay team will compete. Thu, 21 May 2015 19:26:42 EST Panther doubles team wins in sectional http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hstennis-localsports-localsports1-sports/153629417/Panther-doubles-team-wins-in-sectional The Knob Noster tennis doubles team of Cole Lankford and Kyle Zimmerschied won its sectional match Wednesday in Joplin, beating John Burnett and Joseph Scott of Thomas Jefferson Independent 6-1, 6-2. Wed, 20 May 2015 22:01:41 EST Green Ridge, Northwest ready to meet again http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/153620085/Green-Ridge-Northwest-ready-to-meet-again Green Ridge hopes to beat Northwest for the third time this year.Northwest hopes to win a district title for the third time in a row. Wed, 20 May 2015 17:26:42 EST Sting take Challenger Cup http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports4-sports/153621538/Sting-take-Challenger-Cup The Sedalia Select Sting U14 Girls Soccer team recently won the Challenger Cup U14/15 tournament in Shawnee, Kan. The Sting went 4-0 in the tournament, outscoring their opponents 13-1. The Sting team also took second place in the Nutmeg U14 Tournament... Wed, 20 May 2015 15:46:42 EST Dillon walk-off puts Green Ridge in title game http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-sports/153592628/Dillon-walk-off-puts-Green-Ridge-in-title-game Green Ridge beat Santa Fe 3-2 in 10 innings in the Class 1, District 14 semifinal Tuesday at Wellington-Napoleon. Tue, 19 May 2015 22:06:43 EST Tipton on to district final with 10-0 win http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/153592796/Tipton-on-to-district-final-with-10-0-win LINCOLN — Tipton got a couple of runs on the board early and then pulled away late to beat Lincoln 10-0 in six innings Tuesday in the semifinal of the Class 2, District 14 tournament. Tue, 19 May 2015 20:56:41 EST Kroenke, Needy earn all-state medals http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1/153597484/Kroenke-Needy-earn-all-state-medals NEW BLOOMFIELD — Boone Kroenke and Peyton Needy started Tuesday's second and final round of the Class 1 state golf tournament at Meadow Lake Acres Country Club 10 strokes apart, but they ended up within two strokes of each other and with... Tue, 19 May 2015 18:56:41 EST Mertgen sends Lincoln to district semifinal http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1-sports/153567681/Mertgen-sends-Lincoln-to-district-semifinal Corbin Mertgen struck out 14 Greyhounds as the Lincoln baseball team won the opening game of the Class 2, District 14 tournament on its home field Monday, beating Windsor 6-2. Mon, 18 May 2015 22:01:41 EST S-C falls to Jays in district opener http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/153567246/S-C-falls-to-Jays-in-district-opener COLUMBIA — A solid season from what Smith-Cotton baseball coach Jud Kindle called a great group came to an end Monday as Jefferson City scored six runs in the first two innings and beat the Tigers 9-4 in the semifinal of the Class 5, District 9... Mon, 18 May 2015 20:46:41 EST