Sedalia Democrat- RSS SPORTS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/SPORTS http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 27 May 2015 22:06:48 EST 1800 Mustangs gallop into semifinals http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/153753100/Mustangs-gallop-into-semifinals HUGHESVILLE — The Northwest baseball team is heading to the state semifinal after a 12-6 win over Macon County in the Class 1 quarterfinal on Wednesday. Wed, 27 May 2015 21:51:41 EST Wildcats advance to semifinals http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/153753211/Wildcats-advance-to-semifinals Warsaw baseball is headed to the Class 3 semifinals after a 5-2 win Wednesday against Summit Christian Academy. Wed, 27 May 2015 21:36:43 EST Bombers determining pitchers’ roles http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1/153754614/Bombers-determining-pitchers-roles Sedalia Bombers baseball makes its return to town Saturday with a home-opener against Chillicothe.Bombers' fans will recognize some of the pitchers, but many will be new this summer. Wed, 27 May 2015 20:06:41 EST Mustangs beat Northeast Vernon in sectional http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/153730719/Mustangs-beat-Northeast-Vernon-in-sectional A six-run fourth inning helped the Northwest Mustangs to a 12-1 win over Northeast Vernon County on Tuesday in the Class 1 sectional in Walker. Tue, 26 May 2015 21:31:41 EST Deep lineup, deep pitching pace Travelers http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/153730650/Deep-lineup-deep-pitching-pace-Travelers Sedalia Travelers manager Jeff Mays sees a potent lineup ready to put plenty of runs on the board for the Post 642 American Legion baseball team this summer. Tue, 26 May 2015 21:11:41 EST Bats lift Juniors to pair of wins http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/153711088/Bats-lift-Juniors-to-pair-of-wins The Rick Ball Ford Post 642 Aux. Juniors American Legion baseball team scored 23 runs in two games Monday in the Sedalia Memorial Weekend Tournament, beating the Midwest 9 in the first game of the day 13-8 and Oak Grove in the second... Tue, 26 May 2015 00:41:43 EST Warsaw heading to quarterfinals http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbaseball-localsports-localsports1-sports/153709759/Warsaw-heading-to-quarterfinals WARSAW — Holden pitcher Coby Seiz was perfect through three innings. The Warsaw Wildcats then touched him for 10 runs in the next three to beat Holden 10-3 in the Class 3 sectional on Monday, earning the Wildcats a trip to the... Mon, 25 May 2015 21:41:41 EST 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. Mon, 25 May 2015 14:16:41 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