Category Archives: Baseball

Campbell Tosses Gem as Tigers Capture Key Conference Win

Written on May 3, 2016 at 3:00 pm, by

Scotland County jumped out to an early lead over Schuyler County on Friday night in Memphis and Grant Campbell made the lead hold up. The junior hurler went the distance in a 5-1 victory over the Rams. SCR-I struck for three runs in the bottom of the first inning. Gage Dodge led off with a […]

Fromm Homer Fuels SCR-I Rally in 10-6 Win Over Knox County

Written on April 26, 2016 at 4:54 pm, by

A two-out rally in the bottom of the sixth inning helped Scotland County make a winner out of starter Aaron Buford in his return to the mound after an early-season injury. After Mother Nature wiped out last week’s schedule with rain, the Tigers’ bats looked a little rusty early on Monday night against the Eagles. […]

McKee Tosses Gem as SCR-I Stops North Shelby 15-2

Written on April 18, 2016 at 11:42 am, by

Starter Justin McKee kept the North Shelby offense in check until his team’s offense had the game under wraps on Tuesday night in Memphis as the Tigers picked up a Tri-Rivers Conference victory over the Raiders 15-2. Scotland County plated the 15 runs on 15 hits and six walks as the bats came to life […]

Homer on First Pitch Sets Tone for Tigers’ 21-6 Win Over Rams

Written on April 18, 2016 at 11:04 am, by

Gage Dodge set the tone for Scotland County on Thursday in Lancaster, blasting the game’s very first pitch over the fence for the leadoff home run. The Tigers jumped out to an early lead before piling on a big inning at the end to route the Rams 21-6. After Dodge’s homer, Aaron Buford walked and […]

Huge Second Inning Sends SCR-I to 21-6 Win Over Linn County

Written on April 12, 2016 at 2:50 pm, by

Scotland County sent 16 batters to the plate in the bottom of the second inning en route to scoring 11 runs helping fuel a 21-6 victory over Linn County on April 5th in the Tigers’ home opener. The visitors jumped out to a 1-0 lead off starter Will Fromm. Linn County took advantage of a […]

SCR-I Bats Fall Silent in 2-1 Loss to Novinger

Written on April 12, 2016 at 1:44 pm, by

Less than 24-hours after combing to score 28 runs, Scotland County and Novinger locked horns in an old fashioned pitcher’s duel on Saturday in the opener of the Putnam County Tournament. Novinger took advantage of a pair of unearned runs to best SCR-I 2-1. The Wildcats tallied both runs in the top of the second […]

SCR-I Overcomes Weather to ‘Blow Away’ Novinger 17-11

Written on April 12, 2016 at 1:37 pm, by

“It’s baseball season, now if we could only get some baseball weather.” That was the comment of one of the Scotland County players huddling on the bench in a parka as SCR-I and Novinger battled the elements on Friday night in Memphis. The cool temperatures were enhanced by a strong wind, that chilled players and […]

Three Homers Not Enough as Tigers Drop Slugfest 12-8 to Clark County

Written on April 5, 2016 at 11:51 am, by

Scotland County brought its power bats to Kahoka on Thursday night, but three home runs were not enough as Clark County outscored the Tigers 12-8 in a slugfest. SCR-I missed the opportunity to take the lead in the top of the first, leaving the bases loaded after base hits by Gage Dodge and Will Fromm. […]

Battle of Baseball Tigers Goes to Canton 14-0

Written on March 29, 2016 at 11:50 am, by

A third inning grand slam helped blow open Tuesday night’s battle between Tigers, powering Canton past Scotland County 14-0 in five innings. SCR-I loaded the bases in the first inning. Gage Dodge led off with a base hit. With two outs, Grant Campbell walked followed by an infield single by Will Fromm. But Lance Logsdon […]

SCR-I Cages Cougars to Open Baseball Season With 10-0 Victory

Written on March 24, 2016 at 10:37 am, by

Pitching is expected to be the key to Scotland County’s baseball success in 2016 and the Tigers got the season off on the right foot Monday night at Highland as Aaron Buford tossed a shutout in his season debut as SCR-I blanked the Cougars 10-0 in five innings. Despite managing just three hits, the Tigers […]