Category Archives: Football

See Signs Letter of Intent to Play Football for 2016 National Junior College Champions Garden City

Written on February 14, 2017 at 2:24 pm, by

After a standout career at the helm of the Jefferson city Jays, former Scotland County resident Gunnar See has signed a national letter of intent to play football at Garden City Community College, the 2016 National Junior College champions. See, a three-year letter winner at Jefferson City, set several school records, despite only starting at […]

Gragg Heading to California After Two Successful Seasons at Helm of SCR-I Football

Written on January 24, 2017 at 1:34 pm, by

There is no place like home, so for Scotland County Coach Mikel Gragg, an opportunity to get much closer to his roots ended up being too good of an opportunity to pass up. After posting the first seven win season at Scotland County in nearly 20 years, Gragg announced this week that he will be […]

Buford Named to KRES All-Star Team

Written on December 6, 2016 at 2:32 pm, by

The invite is in the mail for Scotland County’s Aaron Buford, who will be eligible to attend the KRES All-Star Football Banquet on December14th after being named the regional radio station’s top all-purpose player on offense. Fourteen different schools across north and central Missouri are represented on the 2016 all-star team, selected by ballot by […]

Slaughter, Blessing Earn All-State Football Honors

Written on December 6, 2016 at 1:25 pm, by

A pair of Scotland County’s standouts on defense from the 2016 football team have been honored by the Missouri Football Coaches Association with selection to the Missouri Class 1 All-State teams. Ryan Slaughter earned second team all state at defensive back. He led the Tigers with 109 tackles from his safety position, including 56 solo […]

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 […]