Category Archives: Basketball

Bair, Wood Earn MBCA All-State Basketball Honors

Written on April 4, 2017 at 9:45 am, by

After posting a 28-2 record and leading their team to the first ever Final Four appearance in the program’s history, a pair of Scotland County players earned the highest recognition, being tabbed as all-state performers. Calesse Bair and Chelsea Wood were among the top 20 players in the Missouri Class 2 as voted on by […]

Lady Tigers Land Three on Lewis & Clark All-Conference Lists

Written on March 30, 2017 at 10:39 am, by

After dominating the Lewis & Clark Conference in the school’s inaugural season in its new league, Scotland County was rewarded with three players heading up the all-conference honors. After completing  a perfect 8-0 record in league play, Scotland County had two players tabbed for first team all-league honors. Calesse Bair and Chelsea Wood took the […]

Lady Tigers Well Represented in NEMO Media All District Basketball Honors

Written on March 28, 2017 at 1:50 pm, by

The historic hoops season by the Scotland County Lady Tigers did not go unnoticed by the sportswriters and broadcasters that cover northeast Missouri sports. Scotland County landed three players on the group’s annual all district first team and also took home Coach of the Year honors. Cory Shultz was named the girls’ Class 2 Coach […]

Buford, Campbell Earn All-Conference Basketball Honors

Written on March 21, 2017 at 3:14 pm, by

  Two Scotland County seniors were honored by the coaches of the Lewis & Clark Conference when the league announced its all-conference picks following the completion of the 2016-17 hoops season. Aaron Buford was named to the L&C 2nd Team. Buford was second on the team in scoring, averaging 11.2 points per contest. The point […]

Lady Tigers Rally From Double Digit Deficit to Outlast Oran 49-41 to Claim Third in State

Written on March 15, 2017 at 4:17 pm, by

Coming off a demoralizing defeat Thursday in the state semifinals, Scotland County rallied from a double-digit deficit on Friday to bring home the Missouri Class 2 third place trophy with a 49-41 win over Oran. Neither team got off to a hot start, with Scotland County finally breaking the scoreless drought when Chelsea Wood scored […]

Skyline Sinks SCR-I State Title Hopes With Defensive Dominance in 46-22 Defeat

Written on March 14, 2017 at 4:19 pm, by

Ask any of Scotland County’s regular season opponents who played the best defense they saw all year, and the answer likely would have been the Lady Tigers. None of those teams had Skyline on their schedule. Unfortunately for SCR-I, their path to a state championship had to cross with the #1 team in the state […]

Making History

Written on March 7, 2017 at 3:18 pm, by

SCR-I Claims First Ever Regional Win With 55-23 Blowout of New Bloomfield to Advance to Final Four After seeing their post season dream dashed by a last second New Franklin three-pointer in 2016, Scotland County returned to Moberly Area Community College on Saturday and made history, blowing out New Bloomfield 55-23 to punch the Lady […]

SCR-I Survives Sluggish Shooting Showing to Claim 37-35 Sectional Win Over New Haven

Written on March 7, 2017 at 2:04 pm, by

“We’re not going out like this again,” Calesse Bair shouted at her teammates on the bench. “We’re not going to lose on a three-pointer right here.” New Haven had just called a timeout with 12.4 seconds left to play in the Class 2 Sectional at Hannibal High School, with Scotland County clinging to a 37-35 […]

Scotland County Lady Tigers district champs music video

Written on March 3, 2017 at 11:37 am, by

Tigers Upset Canton 64-59 in District Opener to Keep Basketball Season Alive

Written on February 28, 2017 at 3:46 pm, by

Put the baseball cleats away, at least for a few more days. Scotland County extended its basketball season on Tuesday night at Clopton, upsetting the #2 seed Canton with some clutch and superb defense in the game’s final minute. Most basketball fans would agree that Scotland County was not your typical #7 seed. The Class […]