Category Archives: Football

Burrus, Triplett Earn 1st Team All-Conference Honors on Both Offense, Defense

Written on November 19, 2019 at 12:31 pm, by

The lone seniors on the Scotland County football team went out with a bang this week as the Lewis & Clark Conference coaches handed out their post season awards. Branton Burrus and Parker Triplett earned first team all conference honors on both offense and defense to lead a long list of SCR-I award winners. Burrus […]

Tigers Overcome Slow Start to Extend Win Streak to Eight

Written on November 1, 2019 at 3:33 pm, by

With a #1 seed in districts and an eight game winning streak on the line, Friday night’s start was a bit uninspiring for Scotland County. Fortunately for the SCR-I faithful, the Tigers got things rolling after a slow start to the tune of a lopsided 60-6 win over Louisiana. After halting Louisiana on the opening […]

Tigers Leapfrog South Harrison to Take #1 Seed Heading into State Football Playoffs

Written on November 1, 2019 at 3:29 pm, by

The Scotland County football program couldn’t have asked for a better end to the regular season. Not only did the Tigers wallop winless Louisiana 60-6 on senior night in Memphis, but Scotland County found out shortly after the victory that it had secured the #1 seed in district playoffs courtesy of a loss by previously […]

Tigers Overcome Fumble Woes, Use Season-Best Offensive Output to Top Harrisburg 44-34

Written on October 25, 2019 at 12:28 pm, by

Despite approaching nearly 500 yards of total offense on Friday night in Harrisburg, Scotland County found itself trailing for the first time since week three and had to overcome five turnovers to pick up a key 44-34 win over the Bulldogs and secure no worse than a second place finish in the Lewis & Clark […]

Tigers Overcome Plethora of Penalties to Knock Off Knox County 30-0

Written on October 15, 2019 at 11:11 am, by

Friday evening was Pink Out Night at Knox County High School but yellow proved to be the overwhelming color as a total of 24 flags flew during the high school football contest. As spectators for the football game donned pink as part of a cancer awareness effort, it was the football game’s officials who took […]

Second Half Surge Secures 44-7 Win for SCR-I at Westran

Written on October 8, 2019 at 1:30 pm, by

A solid start had Scotland County poised for a blowout Friday night at Westran, but the Tigers had to wait for a second half surge to secure the 44-7 after losing the momentum in the second period. SCR-I jumped out to a 14-0 lead early in the contest but went to the locker room up […]

No Place Like Homecoming Proves True as Tigers Smash Salisbury 46-6

Written on October 1, 2019 at 12:45 pm, by

With a Wizard of Oz theme for the 2019 Scotland County Homecoming, it was only fitting that Mother Nature would play a role in the outcome of Friday night’s football game in Memphis. While there was no tornado to deliver Salisbury over the rainbow, there were plenty of storm clouds that eventually unleashed rain and […]

Tigers Unveil Even More Weapons on Offense in 42-0 Victory Over Rams

Written on September 24, 2019 at 10:44 am, by

If Scotland County’s high scoring offense hadn’t given opposing defenses enough to plan for, Friday night’s 42-victory at Schuyler County debuted a few new wrinkles. After airing it out in a big win versus Paris the previous week, Scotland County stuck with the passing game in Queen City, but added another arm to the mix, […]

Big Plays Abound as Tigers Pound Paris 54-26

Written on September 17, 2019 at 10:37 am, by

Friday the 13th definitely was not unlucky for football fans of high scoring offenses as Scotland County and Paris put up the points on September 13th in Memphis as a full moon watched over six separate lead changes and a plethora of huge plays that ultimately resulted in a 54-26 Scotland County win. The game […]

Tigers Score 30 Unanswered Points in Second Half to Fell Fayette

Written on September 13, 2019 at 10:54 am, by

A huge second half was the difference on Friday night in Memphis as Scotland County overcame a 12-8 halftime deficit to defeat Fayette 38-12. The Tigers scored 30 unanswered points after halftime to pick up the key Lewis & Clark Conference win and even the season record to 1-1.  The Falcons looked like the team […]