Category Archives: Basketball

Raiders Ride Third Period Run to 58-30 Win Over Tigers

Written on December 10, 2019 at 1:27 pm, by

A big third quarter run fueled by a half court trapping defense helped push North Shelby past the Tigers Saturday in the consolation finals of the Tri-Rivers Classic basketball tournament in Queen City. Scotland County struggled to crack the Raiders trapping defense, which forced a whopping 34 turnovers on the afternoon. Despite the miscues, SCR-I […]

Huge Night by Kracht Spoils SCR-I Season Opener

Written on December 10, 2019 at 11:43 am, by

Clark County was minus several starters in the basketball season opener Tuesday at the Tri-Rivers Classic Tournament in Queen City due to the holdover from the football state playoffs. Unfortunately for Scotland County Brandon Kracht wasn’t one of them. The Indians senior poured in 43 points to help defeat Scotland County 71-47 in the tourney […]

Curry Sparks Scotland County Rally in TRC Semifinals

Written on December 10, 2019 at 11:08 am, by

Early on this season, the offense has been inconsistent for the Scotland County girls basketball team. On Wednesday night in Queen City, it was the defense that was contradictory for the Lady Tigers, who opened the semifinals of the Tri-Rivers Classic versus Milan without its trademarked full-court pressure defense. The strategic move didn’t go as […]

Lady Tigers Fall to Clark County 53-44 in Tri-Rivers Classic Championship

Written on December 10, 2019 at 10:44 am, by

A 13-0 run early in the second period was too much for Scotland County to overcome as the Lady Tigers battled foul trouble and the tough Clark County defense in a 53-44 defeat Saturday afternoon in the championship of the Tri-Rivers Classic in Queen City. SCR-I opened strong, jumping out to an 8-1 lead as […]

Lady Tigers Ride Fast Start Past Raiders for 54-35 Victory

Written on December 9, 2019 at 9:42 am, by

After struggling to find its offense in the season opener, Scotland County came out of the gates much better on Monday night in the opener of the Tri-Rivers Classic basketball tournament in Queen City. The Lady Tigers poured in 20 first court points en route to a 54-35 victory over North Shelby. Hannah Feeney canned […]

Shooting Struggles Sink SCR-I in Season Opener

Written on December 3, 2019 at 11:25 am, by

Scotland County simply could not find enough ways to put the ball in the basket Tuesday night in Kahoka as the Lady Tigers dropped the 2019-20 season opener to Clark County 48-36. SCR-I’s pressure defense placed similar stresses on the Lady Indians early on, as nearly four minutes of play went by before the first […]

Strong Returning Cast Has Lady Tigers Looking for Better Results in 2019-20

Written on December 2, 2019 at 9:15 am, by

Led by a pair of all conference performers and a strong cast of underclassmen, the Scotland County Lady Tigers basketball team will look to build on a 15-8 record a season ago that ended in a defeat in the district championship game. Seniors Micah Cooley and Katie Feeney will lead  the team as it looks […]

New Coach Will Lead Youth Movement for New Look Tigers

Written on December 2, 2019 at 9:11 am, by

The 2019-20 Scotland County boys basketball program will feature a new look, from top to bottom as Coach Jeremy Austin will take over for the departed Kyle Ellison leading a Tiger team that doesn’t return a single starter. Coach Jeremy Austin knew he had his work cut out for him after last season when he […]

SCR-I to Host 5th Annual Youth Basketball League

Written on November 19, 2019 at 1:06 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I School District is organizing the fifth annual girls & boys basketball league for students in Preschool through 2nd grade.  “We will assign co-ed teams based on the number of students that sign up to participate,” said organizer Ryan Bergeson. The games will be held in the High School Gym on Saturday, […]

Bondurant, Anders Play in 32 Annual NEMO All Star Game

Written on June 11, 2019 at 8:37 am, by

A pair of former Scotland County Lady Tigers took the basketball court one final time together on Saturday in Kirksville. Recent SCR-I graduates Kaylyn Anders and Madie Bondurant teamed up to play in the 32nd Annual NEMO All-Star game held June 8th at the Kirksville Primary School. The event, sponsored by the Northeast Missouri Officials […]