Two-Minute Drill

Every Friday at 5:42 a.m., 7:42 a.m. and 5:18 p.m., Nate Saverino highlights players, coaches and more in the Two-Minute Drill. Keep up with the Redhawks on KRCU.

Local support for the Two-Minute Drill comes from Terry Godwin, Edward Jones Financial Advisor. In Cape Girardeau and online at Member SIPC.

After the completion of the fall sport championships, Southeast Missouri leads the 2019-20 Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner's Cup all-sport trophy standings; the Cup is a symbol of overall athletic excellence in Conference-sponsored championships.

Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri women's volleyball (23-10) will travel to Lexington, Kentucky, to face #9 Kentucky (23-6) in the First Round of the 2019 NCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Championship.

Southeast will take on the Wildcats in the second of two matches Friday evening. Northern Kentucky (19-12) and Michigan (20-10) will compete in the first match Friday at 4 p.m. Both of Friday's winners will advance to the second round on Saturday at 6 p.m.

Southeast Athletics

Six Southeast Missouri players were named to the 2019 All-Ohio Valley Conference Football Team.

Wide receiver Kristian Wilkerson, offensive lineman Elijah Swehla and inside linebacker Zach Hall earned first-team honors, outside linebacker Justin Swift and defensive back Bydarrius Knighten garnered second-team accolades, and running back Geno Hess was an all-newcomer honoree.

A number of Redhawk student-athletes collected Ohio Valley Conference weekly honors this week for their outstanding performances. 

Women’s basketball guard Tesia Thompson was named OVC Co-Player of the Week. A native of Memphis, Tennessee, Thompson posted 26 points and seven rebounds for SEMO last week. She recorded a season-high nine field goals made in 33 minutes of play.

Southeast Athletics

Make that four weeks in a row. Southeast Missouri picked up another Ohio Valley Conference honor when senior wide receiver Kristian Wilkerson was named OVC Offensive Player of the Week for the second time this season Sunday.