Category Archives: SPORTS

Junior High Teams Turn in Top Five Finishes at Milan Relays

Written on May 3, 2016 at 4:42 pm, by

The Scotland County junior high track teams both turned in top five performances in the 10-team field at the Milan Relays held on April 19th. The boys’ team took third place with 67 points. Milan won the event with 162 points followed by Brookfield with 78.5. The Lady Tigers earned 54 points to finish fourth […]

Track Teams Finish 12th at Brookfield Relays

Written on May 3, 2016 at 4:28 pm, by

The Scotland County track teams traveled to Brookfield April 22nd and ran into some stiff competition in the 8-team fields. The Tigers finished 12th overall with 31 points while the Lady Tigers tied for 12th place with 14 points. Palmyra won the boys’ division with 116 points ahead of Trenton, Marceline, Fayette and Knox County. […]

Junior High Track Squads Compete at Knox County Relays

Written on May 3, 2016 at 4:23 pm, by

The Scotland County junior high boys finished fifth with the Lady Tigers taking sixth place at the Knox County junior high relays held in Edina on April 26th. Milan won the boys event with 117.50 points followed by Paris, South Shelby and North Shelby. The Tigers were fifth with 60 points, besting, Knox County, Schuyler […]

Campbell Tosses Gem as Tigers Capture Key Conference Win

Written on May 3, 2016 at 3:00 pm, by

Scotland County jumped out to an early lead over Schuyler County on Friday night in Memphis and Grant Campbell made the lead hold up. The junior hurler went the distance in a 5-1 victory over the Rams. SCR-I struck for three runs in the bottom of the first inning. Gage Dodge led off with a […]

Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models Help Kickoff 2016 Scotland County Speedway Season on May 7th

Written on April 28, 2016 at 8:56 am, by

After losing a pair of spring shows to Mother Nature, Scotland County Speedway is hoping to kick off its 2016 schedule of special races with a bang on Saturday, May 7th when the Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models will travel to Memphis. Modifieds have been added to the card courtesy of J & J AG, […]

Track Teams Take Part in Dennis Hancock Invitational

Written on April 26, 2016 at 5:30 pm, by

The Scotland County varsity track teams traveled to Monroe City April 19th for the Dennis Hancock Invitational. The Tigers finished in 7th place while the Lady Tigers earned eighth place. The boys amassed 49 total points, led by a first place finish in the 800 meter run by Zach Doubet. Tristen Kice finished second in […]

Fungus Afoot

Written on April 26, 2016 at 5:22 pm, by

by MDC Agent Michael Collins If there was a season that could be considered paradisiacal, it must be an everlasting April. There is something special to say about this time of year while the turkeys are strutting and filling the morning air with their language, when the crappie are biting, and folks are out seeking […]

Varsity Track Teams Finish 3rd, 4th at PC Relays

Written on April 26, 2016 at 4:58 pm, by

The Scotland County varsity boys track team finished third and the Lady Tigers earned fourth at the Putnam County Midget Relays on April 8th. The Tigers amassed 111 points. Milan won the meet with 149 points followed by Highland with 138. SCR-I edged Putnam County (106) while Seymour was fifth followed by Brashear. Riley Kliethermes […]

Fromm Homer Fuels SCR-I Rally in 10-6 Win Over Knox County

Written on April 26, 2016 at 4:54 pm, by

A two-out rally in the bottom of the sixth inning helped Scotland County make a winner out of starter Aaron Buford in his return to the mound after an early-season injury. After Mother Nature wiped out last week’s schedule with rain, the Tigers’ bats looked a little rusty early on Monday night against the Eagles. […]

Junior High Track Squads Take Eighth at Putnam County Relays

Written on April 19, 2016 at 1:05 pm, by

The Scotland County junior high track teams placed eight in both boys and girls competition at the Putnam County Relays held April 14th in Unionville. Kirksville claimed the boys’ title with 108 points, narrowly edging Milan (104), Putnam County (102) and Clark County (101). Trenton was fifth followed by Brookfield, Brashear and Scotland County. The […]