Category Archives: Baseball

Tigers Rally to Win Baseball Opener 11-9 Over Highland

Written on March 21, 2017 at 3:23 pm, by

High expectations heading into the 2017 baseball season were quickly challenged on Monday night in Memphis as the Scotland County Tigers fell behind Highland 5-0. But the pitching depth that is expected to fuel a possible post season run for SCR-I was on display, combined with some timely hitting that allowed Scotland County to rally […]

Local Girls Tabbed as All Stars

Written on July 12, 2016 at 8:01 pm, by

Fawntana Wells, Brooke Campbell and Kwyn Hamlin (kneeling) are pictured here as part of the First Place Pee Wee Girls’ All Star Team that participated in the 2016 MVGSL tournament held in June at Edina.  The girls played softball with the RPM team coached by Mike Campbell during the summer and were chosen to participate […]

Tigers Dominate Tri-Rivers Conference Baseball Awards

Written on July 6, 2016 at 10:41 am, by

The Scotland County baseball team went out on top in the final season of the Tri-Rivers Conference, taking the league title and dominating the post season awards. The Tigers defended their conference crown, posting a 5-0 league mark to remain champions and in doing so earned a number of the league’s top honors. First-year head […]

Tigers Fall Short in Bid to Defend  District Title

Written on May 24, 2016 at 3:16 pm, by

Scotland County’s baseball season came to a close Thursday night in Edina as the Tigers fell to Canton 2-1 in the Class 2 District 6 championship, a game in which SCR-I simply could not catch a break. The Tigers missed by inches of taking the lead in the first inning. Gage Dodge walked to start […]

Campbell Tosses Second Consecutive No Hitter to Send SCR-I Into District Championship Game

Written on May 24, 2016 at 1:45 pm, by

Grant Campbell pitched the Scotland County Tigers into the district championship game in impressive fashion, tossing his second consecutive no-hitter. The junior hurler blanked Milan over six innings, striking out nine batters. Campbell did battle his control at times, issuing six base on balls, but he was able to work around the free passes to […]

Campbell Tosses No Hitter as Tigers Sweep Double Header

Written on May 17, 2016 at 10:20 am, by

Grant Campbell tossed a no-hitter Tuesday in Unionville as Scotland County swept a double-header versus conference rivals Putnam County to wrap up the league title. The junior hurler was nearly perfect, allowing the Midgets just three walks while striking out seven in the 11-0 SCR-I win. Campbell’s work wasn’t limited to the mound. After a […]

Tigers Plate 18 First-Inning Runs to Crush Clark County 23-2

Written on May 17, 2016 at 10:14 am, by

To say Friday night’s baseball game was over early would be an understatement as Scotland County plated 18 runs in the bottom of the first inning to crush Clark County 23-2 in the regular season finale. The Tigers rallied from a 2-0 deficit, sending 23 batters to plate in the opening frame. The Indians actually […]

Tigers Battle Back From Big Deficit to Claim Conference Crown

Written on May 17, 2016 at 9:42 am, by

The Scotland County baseball team had its work cut out for it to capture the Tri-Rivers Conference championship after falling behind Putnam County 7-0 in the first inning in Unionville on May 10th. But the Tigers put together a huge fourth inning before a walk-off base hit by Will Pickerell gave SCR-I the 11-10 win. […]

Tigers Mash Milan 11-1 to Remain Unbeaten in Conference Play

Written on May 10, 2016 at 1:39 pm, by

Scotland County jumped out to an early lead Friday night in Milan and a strong pitching performance by Aaron Buford made it hold up as the Tigers coasted past the Wildcats 11-1 for a Tri-Rivers Conference win. Gage Dodge led off the game with a base hit. Aaron Buford followed with a double to right […]

Fromm Tosses One Hitter as SCR-I Smashes South Shelby 24-3

Written on May 10, 2016 at 1:24 pm, by

Scotland County pounded out 16 hits and also took advantage of 10 base on balls and eight South Shelby errors en route to a 24-3 demolition of the Cardinals in Shelbina on May 3rd. The Tigers took a big lead in the top of the first inning. Gage Dodge started the game with a double. […]