Category Archives: SPORTS

Memphis Swim Team to Begin 14th Season

Written on June 11, 2019 at 9:38 am, by

All school-age youth are invited to join the Memphis Swim Team.  Swimmers age 11 and over will sign-up and begin practice on Wednesday, June 12.  Sign-up and the first practice for age 10 and under will be Monday, June 17 at 8:30 AM at the pool.  All swimmers and at least one parent for new […]

Bondurant, Anders Play in 32 Annual NEMO All Star Game

Written on June 11, 2019 at 8:37 am, by

A pair of former Scotland County Lady Tigers took the basketball court one final time together on Saturday in Kirksville. Recent SCR-I graduates Kaylyn Anders and Madie Bondurant teamed up to play in the 32nd Annual NEMO All-Star game held June 8th at the Kirksville Primary School. The event, sponsored by the Northeast Missouri Officials […]

Anders to Play in 36th Annual McDonald’s/Herald Whig Classic

Written on June 11, 2019 at 8:32 am, by

Kaylyn Anders will take the basketball floor one more time to represent Scotland County R-I High School. The SCR-I graduate has been selected to play on the Missouri squad in the 36th Annual McDonald’s/Herald Whig Classic in Quincy, IL on Saturday, June 15th. Anders is part of the 10 player squad to represent the Show-Me […]

Six Tigers Earn Lewis & Clark All Conference Baseball Honors

Written on June 4, 2019 at 11:03 am, by

As winners of the Lewis & Clark Conference annual baseball tournament, and thus L& C champs, it was only fitting that the Tigers earned several nods on the coaches’ all conference awards list released at the end of the season. Will Fromm, Branton Burrus and Parker Triplett all got the nod on the L& C […]

Four Tigers Earn First Team All District Baseball Honors

Written on May 28, 2019 at 11:33 am, by

Scotland County claimed the Class 2 District 15 baseball title and earned even more hardware individually for its players. Four Tigers were honored by the coaches with first team all district designation when the post-season awards were announced last week. SCR-I landed two more players on the second team all district honor roll. Kaden Anders, […]

Woody’ Puts Spotlight on SCR-I Track Program Ahead of Debut of New Facility

Written on May 24, 2019 at 10:18 am, by

If Scotland County R-I students needed any more incentive to think about participating in track next year, Matthew Woods just put the punctuation mark on the coaches’ recruitment speeches. With a new all-weather track set to be constructed this summer and ready for action for the 2020 season, SCR-I appeared to have plenty of excitement […]

Cayden Carter Wins Stock Car, Modified Features in First Race of 2019 at Scotland County Speedway

Written on May 23, 2019 at 8:57 am, by

by Brian Neal Memphis, MO (Friday, May 17, 2019) – Mother nature hasn’t been too kind to the Midwest so far this season, as the Pepsi Scotland County Speedway in Memphis, Missouri has tried two other times to get their first race completed. But rains during both of those scheduled days would force them to […]

Tiger Cub Football Camp

Written on May 21, 2019 at 1:08 pm, by

The 2019 Scotland County Tiger Cub Football Camp will be held July 30, 31 and August 1. Scotland County students entering fourth, fifth and sixth grade next year are invited to participate in the three-day training session. Kirk Stott, Nic Hatfield, Matt Buford, William Parsons, Josh McSparren, Curt Triplett and Ryan Bergeson. Cost of the […]

Nightmare First Inning Closes Door on Tigers Baseball Season in 14-4 Sectional Loss to Bishop LeBlond

Written on May 21, 2019 at 11:25 am, by

It had to sound like a broken record on Monday night, as batter after batter for Bishop LeBlond mechanically singled between first and second base to turn a good start for Scotland County into a nightmarish opening frame as the Golden Eagles turned a 2-0 deficit into a 7-2 lead in the Class 2 Sectional […]

Tigers Battle Back to Beat Putnam County 9-7, Claim District Title

Written on May 21, 2019 at 11:05 am, by

Scotland County looked in control early on Wednesday night in the Class 2 District 15 title game in Memphis, but ultimately had to battle back and then hold off one final Putnam County rally to advance in the state playoffs. SCR-I fell behind 1-0 before rallying for a 4-1 lead, only to then fall behind […]