Category Archives: SPORTS

Timber Ridge Golf Course Hosts 2-Man Ryder Cup July 24th

Written on July 19, 2016 at 4:47 pm, by

Timber Ridge Golf Course in Memphis is hosting a 2-Man Ryder Cup on Sunday, July 24, 2016.  Morning sign-in begins at 8:00 a.m. with a 9:00 a.m. tee-off. Cost for the 2-Man Ryder Cup is $40 per person and features 9 Holes Alternate Shot, 9 Holes Scramble and 9 holes Best Ball.  Optional games include […]

Local Girls Tabbed as All Stars

Written on July 12, 2016 at 8:01 pm, by

Fawntana Wells, Brooke Campbell and Kwyn Hamlin (kneeling) are pictured here as part of the First Place Pee Wee Girls’ All Star Team that participated in the 2016 MVGSL tournament held in June at Edina.  The girls played softball with the RPM team coached by Mike Campbell during the summer and were chosen to participate […]

Friday Night Races Return to Scotland County Fair

Written on July 12, 2016 at 6:19 pm, by

Racing will return to the Scotland County Speedway on Friday night as part of the 2016 Scotland County Fair. The Friday night fair race is being sponsored by J&J AG of Memphis with added purses for all the classes. Race sponsors also include Walker Motors, Casey’s General Store, Helena and Oberholtzer Plumbing. The event is […]

Lady’s Day Two-Lady Scramble Held At Timber Ridge

Written on July 12, 2016 at 4:17 pm, by

Timber Ridge Golf Course in Memphis hosted a Two-Lady Scramble on Saturday, July 9th.  First Place in championship was Mill Doman and Marla Pace (75).  Second place was Dawn Miller and Kelly Frazier (76, Card Off) and third place was Jodi York and Stephanie March (76, Card Off). First place in A Flight was Mary […]

Tigers Dominate Tri-Rivers Conference Baseball Awards

Written on July 6, 2016 at 10:41 am, by

The Scotland County baseball team went out on top in the final season of the Tri-Rivers Conference, taking the league title and dominating the post season awards. The Tigers defended their conference crown, posting a 5-0 league mark to remain champions and in doing so earned a number of the league’s top honors. First-year head […]

Relay Teams Turn in Top Performances for Memphis Swimmers at Canton Meet

Written on July 5, 2016 at 1:03 pm, by

The Memphis Swim Team met in Canton for a match against Quincy YMCA and Can-Oka on June 25. Top 10 placings and participation are listed below: Mixed 8 & under Freestyle relay, 2nd—Emory Black, Autumn Huber, Cole Mazziotti, Lilly Frederick Mixed 9-10 Freestyle relay, 4th—Owen Brown, Payton Miller, Keeley Brown, Carlee Smith Girls 11-12 Freestyle […]

USA Football Grant Will Help SCR-I Buy New Helmets

Written on June 28, 2016 at 10:00 am, by

A grant from the USA Football organization will help outfit the Scotland County R-I junior high football team with new helmets in 2016. Scotland County football coach Mikel Gragg announced the $1,000 grant this week. The award can be used to purchase equipment through Riddell, the official  equipment partner of USA Football. Gragg said he […]

Swim Team Opens Season at River Country 10 and Under Event

Written on June 28, 2016 at 9:45 am, by

The Memphis Swim Team opened the 2016 season with the River Country Swim League Invitational for swimmers age 10 and under in Kahoka on June 18.  Memphis swimmers placing in the top 10 and participating swimmers are listed below. Girls 8 & under Freestyle relay, 1st Cole Mazziotti, Lilly Frederick, Autumn Huber, Keeley Brown Mixed […]

Conservation Considerations – Frog Season

Written on June 21, 2016 at 1:41 pm, by

  by MDC Agent Michael Collins Here it is, already the middle of June. Soon it will be the hottest time of the year, and, with already experiencing high temperatures, it’s looking like it will be a scorcher this summer. While it is so hot, many folks would rather be out when it cools down […]

Timber Ridge Hosts Annual Father’s Day Golf Tourney

Written on June 21, 2016 at 1:19 pm, by

A total of 29 teams took part in the morning session of the annual Father’s Day Golf Tournament held Sunday, June 19th at Timber Ridge Golf Course in Memphis. The team of Shalley and Shalley took the win in the championship flight, carding a 58. Three teams tied for second with rounds of 61. The […]