Category Archives: Basketball

Brackets Unveiled for Class 2 District 6 Basketball Tourneys

Written on February 14, 2017 at 10:31 pm, by

Defending its district title got a lot tougher for the Scotland County girls thanks to redistricting in 2017 and the Tigers didn’t benefit from the move either, as the Class 2 District 6 brackets were released this week. The boys’ bracket features seven out of eight teams with winning records in 2016-17. Despite posting a […]

SCR-I Pounds Paris 58-28 on Senior Night to Claim Lewis & Clark Conference Crown

Written on February 14, 2017 at 1:01 pm, by

Five Scotland County seniors played the final home basketball game of their stellar careers on Friday night, and that group of Lady Tigers went out in style, pounding Paris 58-28 to claim the Lewis & Clark Conference Championship in the school’s first season in the new league. Chelsea Wood opened the contest with a score […]

SCR-I Celebrates Senior Night With 64-58 Win Over Paris

Written on February 14, 2017 at 12:47 pm, by

Scotland county was able to survive another adventurous fourth quarter at the free throw line on Friday to send the Tigers’ five seniors out in style with a 64-58 victory over Paris in the final home game of the 2016-17 season. Scotland County extended its lead to double digits with less than six minutes to […]

Tigers Fall to Second State-Ranked Opponent In a Week

Written on February 14, 2017 at 12:38 pm, by

For the second time in a week, Scotland County was faced with the task of tangling with a state ranked team and the Tigers again came out on the wrong end of the deal. After falling to #5 ranked Salisbury on January 31st, SCR-I hosted #8 ranked Knox County on February 7th. The Eagles brought […]

Lady Tigers Rally for 46-44 Win Over Knox in Flu Bowl

Written on February 14, 2017 at 12:33 pm, by

The Patriots came from behind on Super Bowl Sunday, and Scotland County did the same, rallying late to win the Flu Bowl on Friday. With three starters under the weather, Scotland County somehow was able to find enough energy to come from behind to beat Knox County 46-44 and remain unbeaten in the Lewis & […]

Fromm Fires in 21 Points in 61-42 Win Over Fayette

Written on February 7, 2017 at 3:19 pm, by

Fayette picked a bad time to go cold from the floor while Scotland County kept making shots down the stretch on Friday night allowing the Tigers to capture a 61-42 Lewis & Clark Conference win. What had been a close game for 24 minutes, turned lopsided in the fourth period as Fayette went scoreless the […]

Defensive Effort Sends SCR-I to 54-36 Win Over Salisbury

Written on February 7, 2017 at 10:23 am, by

When the offense isn’t churning on all cylinders, it’s definitely nice to have a defense like Scotland County’s to fall back on. The Lady Tigers forced 23 Salisbury turnovers on Tuesday night en route to a 54-36 Lewis & Clark Conference victory. Early on there was plenty of firepower for SCR-I. Chelsea Wood opened the […]

Tigers Corral Mustangs in  84-49 Victory

Written on February 7, 2017 at 10:15 am, by

Scotland County found the range from long distance early on versus Marion County and never let up, cruising to a 84-49 victory on January 30th in Memphis. Will Fromm connected from behind the arc before Gage Dodge sank a pair of three-pointers as the Tigers rushed out to a 16-4 advantage. SCR-I built a 24-10 […]

State-Ranked Salisbury Stops SCR-I 63-44

Written on February 7, 2017 at 10:07 am, by

Teams trying to solve the Salisbury 1-2-2 half court trap must feel like the log on its way to the buzz saw. With uber-athlete Garrett Francis at the top of the defense, the state ranked Panthers wreaked havoc on Scotland County, holding the Tigers to just seven first period points as SCR-I struggled to produce […]

Lady Tigers Get Courtwarming Party Started With 77-18 Win Over Fayette

Written on February 7, 2017 at 9:55 am, by

Courtwarming is a celebration of basketball, with a king and queen crowned to reign over a dance following a pair of basketball games. It always helps the festivities when you can play like the Lady Tigers did on Friday night. The girls got the party off on the right foot, demolishing Fayette 77-18 to remain […]