Category Archives: Football

Tigers Football Program Earns Seven All District Honors

Written on November 29, 2016 at 1:52 pm, by

The post season accolades continue to roll in for the Scotland County football program following the completion of a solid 7-4 season. A number of Tigers were named to the Class 1 Northeast Missouri Media All District Team in a talent-laden region highlighted by Monroe City, which  completed its season on Saturday with a loss […]

Tigers Earn Five First Team All Conference Football Honors

Written on November 10, 2016 at 11:06 am, by

After dropping its first two games in the Lewis & Clark Conference, the Scotland County football program won the final six league games on the 2016 schedule to finish with a 6-2 mark, taking second place in the conference in its inaugural season in the new league. The Tigers were honored this week with five […]

SCR-I Football Season Ends With Heartbreaking 43-41 Loss at #1 Mark Twain in District Playoffs

Written on November 7, 2016 at 11:30 am, by

You name it, Friday night’s football game had it. The #1 seed in the Class 1 District 5 playoffs fended off the #4 ranked Scotland County team in a hard-fought 43-41 decision that featured a number of highlight plays. Mark Twain jumped on the board first when linebacker Terry Monroe scooped up a Scotland County […]

Tigers Run Away From Knox County in Second Half for 49-18 District Win

Written on October 25, 2016 at 11:33 am, by

With the sounds of roaring motors filtering through the air from nearby Scotland County Speedway, the Tigers’ football team put its pedal to the metal Friday night in Memphis, scoring 35 straight points to blow open a two-point game to take the checkered flag on a 49-18 victory over Knox County in the opening round […]

Four Lewis & Clark Conference Football Teams Stay Alive in District Playoffs

Written on October 25, 2016 at 11:01 am, by

The season came to a close for more than half of the Lewis & Clark Conference football teams on Friday night as the league went 4-5 in the opening round of Missouri’s Class 1 district football playoffs. In the Class 1 District 5 tourney, L&C team Paris the #7 seed was dispatched by Monroe City […]

South Shelby Snaps SCR-I Six-Game Win Streak in 33-7 Defeat

Written on October 18, 2016 at 1:16 pm, by

Three Scotland County turnovers helped transform an evenly-matched showdown between a pair of teams with district title aspirations into a blowout for the home team as South Shelby scored touchdowns on all three possessions en route to a 33-7 win over the Tigers Friday night in Shelbina. A touchdown-saving tackle on the opening kickoff was […]

Seniors Shine in Sixth Straight Victory as SCR-I Tops Harrisburg 38-8

Written on October 11, 2016 at 1:58 pm, by

Scotland County racked up 483 yards of total offense on Friday night, allowing a number of seniors to shine in their final home game in the process as the Tigers topped Harrisburg 38-8 for the program’s sixth straight victory. SCR-I took the opening kickoff and marched down the field. Austin Day quickly put the Tigers […]

Key Defensive Stops Fuel SCR-I’s 20-14 Win Over Knox County

Written on October 4, 2016 at 4:28 pm, by

The match-up between a pair of 4-2 teams, could not have been much closer on the stat sheet as Scotland County and Knox County entered nearly identical performances on Friday night in Memphis. The difference was Scotland County finished off one more drive than the Eagles, helping to celebrate Homecoming with a 20-14 victory. SCR-I […]

Special Teams Shine for SCR-I in 26-18 Win Over Westran

Written on September 27, 2016 at 2:11 pm, by

Scotland County’s special teams proved to be the difference on Friday night in Memphis as the Tigers made it four straight victories with a 26-18 win over state-ranked Westran. MORE PICTURES HERE SCR-I’s Gage Dodge booted the team’s first field goal, and the kick off team pinned Westran deep leading to a safety that was […]

Buford Throws, Catches and Rushes for TDs as Tigers Smash Salisbury 42-6

Written on September 20, 2016 at 10:38 am, by

Salisbury could have used a modern day Paul Revere on Friday night to warn them if the attack was coming by air or by ground. Fortunately Mother Nature gave Scotland County a break from the rain so none of the Tigers’ six touchdowns came by sea. Aaron Buford pulled off a unique feat en route […]