Category Archives: SPORTS

Tigers Fall to Clopton in Televised Quiz Bowl Event

Written on February 19, 2019 at 5:41 pm, by

Members of the Clopton High School Quiz Bowl team advanced to the semifinal round of the WGEM Academic Challenge Quiz Bowl Tournament with a 235 to 165 win over Scotland County High School on Saturday, February 16.  This match was the third in a seven-part television series airing weekly on WGEM NBC, WGEM FOX and […]

Lady Tigers Best Putnam County 51-24 to Advance to District Semifinals

Written on February 19, 2019 at 2:29 pm, by

Putnam County may have had visions of upsetting top seed Scotland County in the Class 2 District 6 opener on Monday night in Queen City, but the Lady Tigers finally dashed that hope early in the second period en route to a 51-24 victory. SCR-I left the door open for an upset with a frigid […]

Parkins Hot Start Not Enough as Tigers Fall to Paris on Senior Night

Written on February 19, 2019 at 2:28 pm, by

Coach Kyle Ellison gave his team the reigns to open Thursday night’s game against Paris. On senior night, in the home season finale, the Tigers set up a play for Kaleb Parkins and the center senior knocked down his first career three-pointer to the delight of the SCR-I crowd. Parkins went on to score seven […]

No Love From Paris as Lady Tigers Fall 54-20 on Valentine’s Day

Written on February 19, 2019 at 1:44 pm, by

A trip to Paris, France might be a dream gift on Valentine’s Day, but a visit from the Paris Coyotes on the holiday of love proved far from dreamy for the Scotland County Lady Tigers, who managed just four first half points in a lopsided 54-20 loss on Thursday evening. Micah Cooley gave Scotland County […]

Conference Win Slips Away in Final Seconds as Tigers Fall to Marceline 44-43

Written on February 19, 2019 at 1:38 pm, by

After leading for more than three quarters on Wednesday night in Marceline, Scotland County saw its first conference win slip away down the stretch in a 44-43 defeat. Will Fromm scored eight points in the first period to help build an 11-8 lead for the Tigers. The senior added three buckets in the second period […]

Tigers Fall to Schuyler County 44-41 in Regular Season Finale

Written on February 19, 2019 at 1:35 pm, by

The effort to climb out of the Lewis & Clark Conference cellar found no solid footing Friday night in Queen City as Scotland County never held a lead against Schuyler County. Even then, SCR-I had a chance, but a last second three-pointer came up just short allowing the Rams to hold on for the 44-41 […]

SCR-I Prevails 49-46 in Third Straight Overtime Game

Written on February 19, 2019 at 1:18 pm, by

The third time was the charm for Scotland County, as the Lady Tigers finally broke through in their third straight overtime game to claim a 49-46 victory at Marceline. After falling to Fayette in overtime followed by a double overtime loss to Knox County, SCR-I finally prevailed in extra play on Wednesday night to post […]

Feeney Firepower Helps Lady Tigers Overcome Slow Start

Written on February 19, 2019 at 1:08 pm, by

After a blowout the night before, Scotland County looked poised to close out the regular season with another dud, falling behind Schuyler County early in the first quarter. Point guard Katie Feeney would not let that happen. After falling behind 6-0, the junior knocked down a three pointer to get her team on the board. […]

Fromm Reaches 1,000 Point Milestone

Written on February 15, 2019 at 11:58 am, by

Will Fromm scored his 1,000 career point during action at the North Shelby Tournament this season. He was presented a commemorative game ball by Coach Kyle Ellison to honor the achievement.

Lady Tigers Earn #1 Seed in District Tourney, Boys #6 Seed

Written on February 12, 2019 at 4:01 pm, by

The Scotland County girls earned the #1 seed in the Missouri Class 2 District 6 Tournament bracket that was announced this week. Coaches from the eight district schools met last week to determine the teams’ seeding. The Lady Tigers took the top spot and will face #8 seed Putnam County (5-17) in the opening round […]