Category Archives: SPORTS

Memphis Swimmers Dominate at Quincy Country Club Event

Written on August 13, 2019 at 3:07 am, by

The Memphis Swim Team competed in Quincy against Quincy Country Club team on July 29th. Swimmers placing in the top 10 in their events and participating swimmers are listed below: Girls 8U 100 Free Relay – 1st, Mya Stott, Cammy Frederick, Lexi Weber, Kierstyn Moore Mixed 8U 100 Free Relay – 2nd, Arlo Both, Charlotte […]

Memphis FFA Trap Teams Set Rosters at Summer Tryouts

Written on August 13, 2019 at 3:01 am, by

The Memphis FFA Trap Team had tryouts last week at the Lake Show-Me Shooting Range. Four nights of tryouts were held. Shooters could shoot two rounds of 25 each night for a total of 8 rounds and the shooters’ two lowest rounds were dropped for the shooters’ final scores at the end of the four […]

Memphis Relay Teams Claim Victories at Sheridan Swim Club Event

Written on August 6, 2019 at 12:31 pm, by

The Memphis Swim Team competed in Quincy at the Sheridan Swim Club on July 19th against  four other swim teams. Swimmers placing in the top 10 in their events and participating swimmers are listed below: Mixed 7-8 100 Free Relay – 1st, Cammy Frederick, Lexi Weber, Mya Stott, Kierstyn Moore 4th, Reece Bergeson, Tayden Tuck, […]

Smith, Black, Wentworth Combine to Win 10 Events at Kahoka Swim Meet

Written on August 6, 2019 at 12:12 pm, by

The Memphis Swim Team competed at Kahoka on July 10th. Other competing teams were CanOka and Adair. Swimmers placing in the top 10 in their events and participating swimmers are listed below: Girls 8U 100 Free Relay–1st, Kierstyn Moore, Mya Stott, Cammy Frederick, Elle Wentworth 3rd, Lena VanGorkom, Olivia Dale, Lexi Weber, Charlotte Tallman Mixed […]

Tiger Cub Youth Football Program Ready to Kick Off 2019 Season

Written on August 6, 2019 at 12:06 pm, by

The 2019 Tiger Cub football season is preparing to kick off. Sign up night and equipment handout, including a parent meeting will be held in the high school commons on August 13th with 6th graders at 6 p.m., 5th graders at 6:30 p.m. and 4th graders at 7 p.m. Parents will receive a physical form. […]

Missouri State High School Activity Association to Implement Rule Changes in Classifications

Written on August 2, 2019 at 11:42 am, by

Private high school sports dynasties may become a thing of the past thanks to a new policy change voted on approved by the Missouri State High School Activities Association. Earlier this year, Proposal 10 – Competitive Equity between Public and Non-Public Schools, passed by a 294 – 133 vote of MSHSAA voting members, amending By-Law […]

Memphis Swimmers Claim several Wins at First River Country League Meet of 2019

Written on July 19, 2019 at 11:53 am, by

The Memphis Swim Team competed in their first River Country league meet of the 2019 season at Hannibal YMCA on June 26. Other competing teams were Adair Aquadogs (Kirksville) and Hamilton, IL.  Swimmers placing in the top 10 in their events and participating swimmers are listed below: Mixed 7-8 Free Relay–3rd, Cammy Frederick, Tayden Tuck, […]

MDC, State of Missouri Increase Penalties For Poaching

Written on July 16, 2019 at 12:35 pm, by

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and the Missouri legislature and governor have taken actions to increase penalties for those caught poaching Missouri game animals and other native wildlife species. Missouri Governor Michael Parson signed HB260 into law July 11. Called the Poaching Bill, it significantly raises fines for those convicted of illegally taking Missouri […]

Howes Scores First Career Modified Win During Scotland County Fair

Written on July 16, 2019 at 11:54 am, by

by Brian Neal Memphis, MO (Friday, July 12, 2019) – The Pepsi Scotland County Speedway in Memphis, Missouri returned to action on Friday, July 12th, after having four weeks off since their last race night. This time the racing action was held during the Scotland County Fair. After the final checkered waved one driver scored […]

Scotland County Speedway Crowns Three New Winners in Second Race Night of 2019 Season

Written on June 20, 2019 at 12:54 pm, by

by Brian Neal Memphis, MO (Friday, June 14, 2019) – A very unusual cool mid-June night greeted the fans and drivers and the Pepsi Scotland County Speedway in Memphis, Missouri, as they were able to get a second night of racing put into the books on Friday, June 14th. When the night’s action was completed […]