Category Archives: SPORTS

Conservation Considerations – Archery Season 2016

Written on September 22, 2016 at 12:21 pm, by

by MDC Agent Michael Collins Fall is right around the corner and so is everyone’s favorite time of the year. Between the ‘Friday Night Lights,’ Football Sunday, cooler weather, bonfires and last but not least, pursuing that trophy buck that you’ve been watching all year – this is truly a special time of the year. […]

Buford Throws, Catches and Rushes for TDs as Tigers Smash Salisbury 42-6

Written on September 20, 2016 at 10:38 am, by

Salisbury could have used a modern day Paul Revere on Friday night to warn them if the attack was coming by air or by ground. Fortunately Mother Nature gave Scotland County a break from the rain so none of the Tigers’ six touchdowns came by sea. Aaron Buford pulled off a unique feat en route […]

Lady Tigers Pound Paris 16-0 for League Win

Written on September 20, 2016 at 9:53 am, by

Scotland County took advantage of double-digit free passes on Tuesday night in Paris to pound the home team 16-0 in five innings of play in Lewis & Clark Conference softball action. The Lady Tigers needed just six hits to post double digit runs in large part due to 16 base on balls to go along […]

Marceline Hands SCR-I Key Conference Softball Loss

Written on September 20, 2016 at 9:45 am, by

Marceline scored three runs in the top of the first inning despite not hitting a ball out of the infield and it was all downhill from there for Scotland County as the Lady Tigers lost a key Lewis and Conference game 11-0. The visitors used an infield single, a pair of walks and three SCR-I […]

Creek Flirts With Perfection in Second Straight Shutout as SCR-I Blanks Harrisburg 9-0

Written on September 20, 2016 at 9:22 am, by

For the second straight night Scotland County pitcher Ashleigh Creek bordered on perfection before having to settle for a one-hit shutout. A night after blanking the Lady Coyotes in Paris, Creek tossed her second consecutive shutout as SCR-I beat Harrisburg 9-0 in Memphis. Creek did not allow a base runner until the seventh inning when […]

Key Conference Game Slips Away Late in 4-2 Loss to Knox County

Written on September 14, 2016 at 2:56 pm, by

A key conference game slipped away from Scotland County on September 6th in Edina as Knox County used a pair of Scotland County errors to plate three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to rally for a 4-2 win over the Lady Tigers in Lewis and Clark Conference action. SCR-I jumped on top […]

Conservation Considerations – Hunter Education Skills Session

Written on September 13, 2016 at 3:38 pm, by

by Conservation Agent Michael Collins The next Hunter Education Skills Session is scheduled for October 1, 2016. The class will be held at the Firehouse in Memphis, from 8 am to 12pm. Please register for the Hunter Education Skills Session by going to This will be a skills ONLY session. Participants MUST complete the knowledge […]

Mizzou Senior Feature: Brock Bondurant

Written on September 13, 2016 at 1:11 pm, by

by Devin Kane, Mizzou Strategic Communications reprinted with permission from At eight­-years-­old, Brock Bondurant stood in the stands of Faurot Field and cheered as Brad Smith led the Mizzou football program to a new level of play. “He was the most exciting player I’ve ever seen,” Bondurant said. “Just the way he carried himself, […]

Stout Second Half Defensive Stand Helps SCR-I Rally for 18-8 Win in Cheddar Bowl

Written on September 13, 2016 at 12:09 pm, by

After surviving a first quarter monsoon and a first half filled with turnovers, Scotland County finally righted the ship in the second half on Friday night in Memphis to rally for the 18-8 win over Schuyler County to win the inaugural Cheddar Bowl, played in memory of 2016 SCR-I graduate Chester Robinson who died this […]

MDC Reminds Hunters Of Deer And Turkey Regulation Changes For Fall

Written on September 8, 2016 at 8:46 am, by

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds deer and turkey hunters of regulation changes that apply to hunting this fall. Crossbows have been added as a legal method during archery deer and turkey seasons and also during the fall firearms turkey season. As a result, MDC has removed the “hunting method exemption” requirement for hunters […]