Category Archives: Baseball

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. […]

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 […]