Category Archives: SPORTS

Salisbury Sinks SCR-I In Conference Standings With 53-22 Defeat

Written on January 16, 2018 at 4:21 pm, by

Despite not making a single field goal the entire first quarter on Friday night at Salisbury, Scotland County still found itself in striking distance of an upset of the Lewis & Clark Conference leaders. But the slim hope of a 22-13 halftime deficit was quickly dashed by a 17-0 Salisbury run to start the third […]

Westran Tops SCR-I 54-52 on Last-Second Shot

Written on January 16, 2018 at 4:08 pm, by

A fourth quarter rally came up just short on Tuesday night in Memphis as Westran scored with 5.6 seconds left to play to post the 54-52 Lewis & Clark Conference victory over Scotland County. After Matthew Woods scored the first bucket of the game to give SCR-I a 2-0 lead, the Tigers offense cooled off, […]

Woods Stands Tall in 49-45 Victory at Salisbury

Written on January 16, 2018 at 3:54 pm, by

A huge fourth quarter by Matthew Woods helped fuel a Scotland County rally and help the Tigers pick up a key Lewis & Clark Conference win on the road in Salisbury on Friday night. Woods scored eight points down the stretch to help SCR-I rally for the 49-45 victory in a contest that went back […]

SCR-I Rolls in Opener at North Shelby Tourney

Written on January 16, 2018 at 3:49 pm, by

All nine Tigers got into the scorebook Monday night in Shelbyville as Scotland County opened play at the North Shelby Tourney with a 69-22 victory over the Highland junior varsity. SCR-I, the #1 seed in the tourney, put the contest away with a 22-2 run in the second period. Lane Pence scored eight points in […]

Tigers Fall to Clark County 64-44

Written on January 16, 2018 at 3:46 pm, by

A rescheduled trip to Kahoka proved unfruitful for the Scotland County basketball team as the Tigers fell to Clark County 64-44 on Wednesday night in a game originally scheduled for the two-team’s season opener back in November. The game was postponed because Clark County was still alive in the state football playoffs, leaving the team […]

Lady Tigers Hammer Hornets 55-25 for Conference Win

Written on January 16, 2018 at 3:42 pm, by

Scotland County got off to a slow start Tuesday night in a Lewis & Clark Conference matchup versus Westran but the Lady Tigers were able to put things together in the second half and pull away from the Hornets for a 55-25 victory. Early on the contest looked like anything but a game that would […]

Conservation Conversations

Written on January 9, 2018 at 12:02 pm, by

By: Conservation Agent Nate Carr 1/7/2018 Cold Opportunities The cold has driven many of us to stay inside lately. We have to put on extra clothes, scrape ice off our cars, and take it slow on the roads. But, the cold has also brought with it a layer of snow for tracking coyotes, laid down […]

Hunters Harvest 10,025 Deer During Alternative-Methods Portion

Written on January 9, 2018 at 11:56 am, by

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 10,025 deer during the alternative-methods portion of the fall firearms deer season, which ran December 23 – January 2. Of the total harvest, 2,827 were antlered bucks, 1,312 button bucks, and 5,886 does. During the […]

Lady Tigers Get 2018 Off to Bad Start With Lopsided Loss to Keokuk

Written on January 9, 2018 at 11:42 am, by

It couldn’t have been how the Lady Tigers hoped to start out the New Year. Scotland County hosted Keokuk on January 3rd and the Chiefs’ swarming defense was simply too much for SCR-I in a 54-24 defeat. Scotland County struggled versus the Keokuk press, committing a season-high 41 turnovers, allowing the Chiefs to hoist a […]

7th Grade Boys Basketball Team Posts 4-7 Record

Written on January 2, 2018 at 1:20 pm, by

The Scotland County 7th grade boys junior high basketball season concluded the 2017 season with a 4-7 mark. SCR-I opened the year with a rough patch, dropping the first five games of the year before turning things around in the second half of the season. Clark County played a role in the tough start to […]