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Southeast Missouri State University

Twenty Redhawk student-athletes received their degrees from Southeast Missouri State University during Fall Commencement on Saturday, December 17, at the Show Me Center.

There were a total of 781 students -- 632 undergraduates and 149 graduate students -- who received their degrees at the fall commencement proceedings. Dr. Willie Redmond, SEMO professor of economics and faculty associate in the Office of the Provost, delivered the address.

The Southeast Missouri Department of Athletics announced its 2016 Hall of Fame class, which includes four student-athletes, two long-time supporters, and the program’s all-time winningest men’s basketball coach.

Lea (Beckemeyer) Nenninger was a two-time All-Ohio Valley Conference performer for the Southeast Missouri volleyball team from 1998-2000. Beckemeyer led Southeast's 2000 volleyball team to the OVC Tournament title and advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament.


Southeast Missouri's women's cross country team made program history at the NCAA Midwest Regionals on Friday, November 11, with a 16th place team finish. Megan Parks and Sydney O'Brien are the first duo since 1998 to finish in the top 50 at Regionals.

SEMO finished in 16th place out of 33 total teams competing, missing a top-15 finish by a mere 20 points. The team made program history, finishing with the highest team average of 21:49.

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Eleven Redhawk student-athletes took home All-Ohio Valley Conference honors at the completion of their Fall seasons.

Football was represented with five All-OVC selections. Linebacker Chad Meredith, punter Alex Knight, and kick returner Cameron Sanders each earn First Team All-OVC honors. Running back Will Young was a second-team selection, and quarterback Jesse Hosket garnered all-newcomer accolades.

Southeast Missouri State University

On the 16th of November, a Wednesday, the Redhawks Women’s Basketball team tipped off in the middle of the day. The 11 o’clock in the morning game was part of a special promotion called "Classroom on the Court."

The Redhawks hosted kids and teachers who took a school-day field trip to cheer on the women’s basketball team play Western Illinois University at the Show Me Center. Southeast Athletics provided free admission to more than 2,100 students, teachers and chaperones to participate in the event, and Cape Air donated Redhawk cinch bags for the students to take home.