Category Archives: SPORTS

Tigers Run Away From Knox County in Second Half for 49-18 District Win

Written on October 25, 2016 at 11:33 am, by

With the sounds of roaring motors filtering through the air from nearby Scotland County Speedway, the Tigers’ football team put its pedal to the metal Friday night in Memphis, scoring 35 straight points to blow open a two-point game to take the checkered flag on a 49-18 victory over Knox County in the opening round […]

Four Lewis & Clark Conference Football Teams Stay Alive in District Playoffs

Written on October 25, 2016 at 11:01 am, by

The season came to a close for more than half of the Lewis & Clark Conference football teams on Friday night as the league went 4-5 in the opening round of Missouri’s Class 1 district football playoffs. In the Class 1 District 5 tourney, L&C team Paris the #7 seed was dispatched by Monroe City […]

Five Lady Tigers Earn All District Softball Honors

Written on October 25, 2016 at 9:38 am, by

  After upsetting Canton in the semifinals and nearly punching their ticket to the state playoffs, the Scotland County softball team was rewarded with a number of all-district honors after finishing second in the Class 1 District 11 Tournament. Knox County claimed the district title with a 2-0 win over SCR-I and went on to […]

Scotland County Speedway to Host Memphis Fall Nationals this Weekend

Written on October 20, 2016 at 11:03 am, by

Racing action will return to the Scotland County Speedway this weekend for the annual Memphis Fall Nationals. The local track will host a two-day show October 21st and 22nd featuring modifieds, stock cars, sportmods, hobby stocks, sport compacts and late models. “With temps expected be in the high 60’s as highs and around 50 for […]

South Shelby Snaps SCR-I Six-Game Win Streak in 33-7 Defeat

Written on October 18, 2016 at 1:16 pm, by

Three Scotland County turnovers helped transform an evenly-matched showdown between a pair of teams with district title aspirations into a blowout for the home team as South Shelby scored touchdowns on all three possessions en route to a 33-7 win over the Tigers Friday night in Shelbina. A touchdown-saving tackle on the opening kickoff was […]

Creek, See Earn All-Conference Softball Honors

Written on October 18, 2016 at 12:09 pm, by

A pair of Scotland County softball players were honored by the Lewis & Clark Conference in SCR-I’s inaugural season in the new league. SCR-I went 4-4 in league play to finish fifth overall in the L & C. Salisbury and Knox County tied for the conference championship with 7-1 records. Marceline and Schuyler County tied […]

SCR-I Smashes Novinger 11-0 in District Opener

Written on October 11, 2016 at 2:30 pm, by

Scotland County advanced to the Class 1 District 11 semifinals with an 11-0 win over Novinger on October 5th in Canton. SCR-I, the #4 seed in the tourney, scored three runs in the bottom of the first inning and never looked back. Abi Feeney led off with a base hit and stole second. She scored […]

Lady Tigers Fall to Knox County 2-0 in District Championship

Written on October 11, 2016 at 2:24 pm, by

A nearly flawless game on defense helped Knox County take home the Class 1 District 11 softball championship on Saturday as the Lady Eagles blanked Scotland County 2-0 behind a dominating pitching performance by Katie Hamlin. SCR-I was unable to get the bats going, managing just four hits on the afternoon. Ashleigh Creek was matching […]

Lady Tigers Upset Canton 2-1 in District Semifinals

Written on October 11, 2016 at 2:15 pm, by

Saturday’s district semifinals proved worth the wait for the Scotland County softball team, which upset top ranked Canton 2-1 to move on to the championship game. After being rained out on Thursday and Friday, SCR-I finally traveled back to Canton Saturday morning for the noon contest that provided plenty of highlights despite the low score. […]

Seniors Shine in Sixth Straight Victory as SCR-I Tops Harrisburg 38-8

Written on October 11, 2016 at 1:58 pm, by

Scotland County racked up 483 yards of total offense on Friday night, allowing a number of seniors to shine in their final home game in the process as the Tigers topped Harrisburg 38-8 for the program’s sixth straight victory. SCR-I took the opening kickoff and marched down the field. Austin Day quickly put the Tigers […]