Category Archives: Baseball

Perfect Storm Sinks SCR-I Baseball Playoff Hopes in District Title Game

Written on May 23, 2017 at 9:30 am, by

For Scotland County baseball fans, Wednesday evening proved a bit eerie, as the dark storm clouds that blew in prior to the Class 2 District 5 championship game proved emblematic of the storm ahead that ended SCR-I’s dream of a playoff run before it got off the ground. With winds whipping and a storm brewing, […]

Tigers Mash Milan 14-0 to Advance to District Championship Game

Written on May 17, 2017 at 10:14 am, by

A pair of nice defensive plays early on by the Milan outfielders kept Scotland County off the scoreboard early in Monday’s Class 2 District 5 semifinals in Memphis. But the Tigers’ offense proved too potent to keep down for long, as SCR-I put up seven runs in back-to-back innings to defeat the Wildcats 14-0. Aaron […]

Tigers Close Out Regular Season with 15-5 Win Over Novinger

Written on May 16, 2017 at 11:34 am, by

All nine Scotland County starters recorded at least one hit as Scotland County brought the bats to close out the regular season with a 15-5 win over Novinger on May 9th in Memphis. SCR-I put up a five-spot in the bottom of the first inning and never looked back en route to the five inning […]

Tigers Rally for 12-2 Win Over Putnam County on Senior Night

Written on May 9, 2017 at 5:55 pm, by

It wasn’t the storyline one would hope for on Monday night in Memphis as the state-ranked Tigers fell behind early on senior night, but SCR-I was able to rebound and give the big night a proper ending, rallying for a 12-2 win over Putnam County. The Midgets took advantage of some early wildness by starter […]

Fromm Bomb Gives Tigers Walk-Off Win Over Schuyler County

Written on May 9, 2017 at 1:32 pm, by

The way his day was going, Will Fromm likely wouldn’t have minded another at bat or two, but the sophomore ended Tuesday’s game prematurely with his second home run of the game, a walk-off two run bomb that gave SCR-I a 15-5 win over the Rams in a game that was ended by the 10-run […]

SCR-I Shines in Saturday Showdown Between State-Ranked Rivals

Written on May 9, 2017 at 11:50 am, by

Mother Nature could not have offered much better for a Saturday afternoon showdown between two state ranked opponents, and two of the top teams in northeast Missouri did their best to outdo the beautiful weather in another quality rematch between the rivals from Scotland and Clark counties. The Tigers escaped first inning danger behind a […]

Tigers Pound Putnam County 12-2

Written on May 2, 2017 at 12:40 pm, by

The high-octane Scotland County offense overcame an early deficit to down Putnam County 12-2 on Wednesday night in Unionville. After falling behind 1-0 in the first inning, SCR-I took charge for good in the top of the second frame courtesy of a two-out rally. Parker Triplett walked and Aaron Blessing singled before Will Pickerell delivered […]

Campbell Tosses Second Straight Shutout as Tigers Blank Knox County 10-0

Written on May 2, 2017 at 10:38 am, by

An eight-run sixth inning brought a close game to a premature close on Monday night in Memphis as the Tigers turned a pitcher’s duel into a 10-0 victory over conference rivals Knox County. Grant Campbell notched his second straight shutout, blanking the Eagles over six innings of work. The senior limited Knox County to just […]

Buford Shuts Down Knox County In Conference Tourney Semifinals

Written on April 26, 2017 at 10:56 am, by

Knox County had the bases loaded with just one out in the top of the second inning Saturday afternoon in Moberly in a 0-0 game in the Lewis & Clark Conference Tournament semifinals. But starter Aaron Buford buckled down and struck out Logan Miller and Jacobi Miller to end the scoring threat, and basically end […]

Another Fourth Inning Frenzy Leads Tigers to Big Win in Conference Tourney Opener

Written on April 25, 2017 at 1:01 pm, by

Perfection continued for the Scotland County baseball team on Wednesday night as the Tigers remained unbeaten with a 17-0 win over Fayette at Moberly. SCR-I advanced to the semifinals of the Lewis & Clark Conference Tournament riding the red hot bat of senior Aaron Buford and a near perfect game by starter Grant Campbell. Buford […]