Category Archives: Basketball

District Basketball Playoffs Start Next Week

Written on February 13, 2018 at 2:45 pm, by

The Class 2 District 6 basketball tournament will kick off Monday night in Canton. Both Scotland County squads are seeded #4 in the brackets released last week. The Lady Tigers will take on #5 seeded Canton on Monday, February 19th at 8:30 p.m. South Shelby earned the #1 seed and will play #8 Louisiana at […]

Paris Turns Tables on Tigers With Second Half Rally

Written on February 13, 2018 at 11:13 am, by

After holding court in Paris in the first half Friday night, the Tigers bid to spoil the home team’s court warming festivities was derailed when the Coyotes rallied in the second half for a 64-57 victory. Scotland County dominated the opening minutes of the contest, with senior Lane Pence setting the tone with a three-pointer.  […]

Paris Towers Over Lady Tigers in 64-48 Defeat

Written on February 13, 2018 at 11:02 am, by

Paris used a big first quarter run to pull away from Scotland County on Friday night en route to a 64-48 victory in Lewis & Clark Conference action. The Lady Tigers actually jumped out to a 3-2 lead after Madie Bondurant made a steal on defense and converted the fast break opportunity. A free throw […]

No Last Second Heroics as Lady Tigers Fall to Knox County 32-30

Written on February 13, 2018 at 10:51 am, by

Despite managing just nine points in the second half on Wednesday night in Edina, the Scotland County Lady Tigers had no fewer than four chances in the final seconds to win the key conference contest to no avail as Knox County held on for a 32-30 victory. SCR-I missed four shots in the final 30 […]

Lewis & Clark Conference Well Represented in Latest State Basketball Rankings

Written on February 6, 2018 at 11:36 am, by

Scotland County definitely has a solid strength of schedule for the 2017-18 basketball season as the boys program has faced a trio of state ranked squads, culminating in Friday night’s loss at Fayette. The Falcons are ranked #6 in the latest Missouri High School Basketball Coaches Association poll. Fellow Lewis & Clark Conference opponent Harrisburg, […]

Defensive Adjustment Helps Lady Tigers Ground Falcons 47-23

Written on February 6, 2018 at 11:27 am, by

A second quarter defensive adjustment combined with some timely shot making helped Scotland County record a Lewis & Clark Conference win at Fayette on Friday night as the Lady Tigers prevailed 47-23. SCR-I jumped out to a 4-0 lead on baskets by Madie Bondurant and Katie Feeney. But the Falcons responded with a 7-0 run, […]

Tigers’ Upset Bid Comes Up Short at Fayette

Written on February 6, 2018 at 11:10 am, by

An upset was brewing for nearly three quarters on Friday night in Fayette but Scotland County ran out of gas down the stretch allowing the #6 ranked Falcons to escape with a 63-47 victory. Fayette got off to a fast start but SCR-I refused to let the large Courtwarming crowd get too excited. Baskets by […]

Scotland County Routs Rams 71-37

Written on January 30, 2018 at 3:38 pm, by

Schuyler County hung around in the first quarter Tuesday night in Memphis, but Scotland County turned on the jets in the final three quarters to post the easy 71-37 victory. The Tigers got off to a good start on offense as Lane Pence connected on a three-pointer and Jared Dunn scored on the fast break. […]

Tigers Lead Wire to Wire in 49-43 Win Over Marceline

Written on January 30, 2018 at 3:34 pm, by

Scotland County never trailed on Thursday night, holding on despite some late offensive struggles, to top Marceline 49-43 for the Lewis & Clark Conference victory. Stephen Terrill gave the Tigers the lead for good when he scored the contest’s opening basket in the paint. Will Fromm sank a three-pointer and Matthew Woods had five points […]

Marceline Runs Past Lady Tigers in Second Half for 55-47 Win

Written on January 30, 2018 at 3:26 pm, by

A dominating first-half performance was all for not on Thursday night as Scotland County let a critical conference contest slip away late as Marceline used a series of runs to rally for a 55-47 Lewis & Clark Conference victory in Memphis. SCR-I built a 14-6 lead in the first period as Katie Feeney and Ashleigh […]