Category Archives: Track

Missouri DNR Grant Awards $232,060 Toward All-Weather Track at SCR-I High School

Written on October 31, 2018 at 9:44 am, by

A Land and Water Conservation Grant (LWCF) through the Missouri Department of Natural resources (DNR) will help save local tax payers some dollars when a new all-weather track is constructed at the Scotland County R-I High School. State officials announced last week that the school’s project was among the recipients of LWCF funding in a […]

Blessing Finishes 16th in State in High Jump

Written on May 22, 2018 at 2:06 pm, by

The bar is always set high at the Missouri state track championships, but that literally was the case for Scotland County’s lone representative. Junior Abby Blessing went into the Class 2 high jump finals facing a tall task. The SCR-I junior advanced with a fourth place finish at the Sectional 4 meet, meaning she was […]

AIM HIGH – Blessing Advances to State Track Meet in High Jump

Written on May 15, 2018 at 2:03 pm, by

The Scotland County track season was extended on Saturday as SCR-I qualified for the state championship in a single event. Abby Blessing finished fourth in the high jump at the Class 2 Sectional meet in Lathrop on Saturday, earning the right to compete at state. Scotland County was unable to qualify in the other five […]

Track Team Advances to Sectionals in Six Events

Written on May 8, 2018 at 1:08 pm, by

Members of the Scotland County track program have advanced to the sectional round of the state playoffs in a total of six events courtesy of top four finishes at the Class 2 District 7 Track Meet hosted by Putnam County on Saturday, May 5th. Bryson Orton qualified with a second place finish in the shot […]

Scotland County Finishes Eighth at Conference Track Meet

Written on May 3, 2018 at 9:30 am, by

Both Scotland County teams finished in eighth place overall in the Lewis & Clark Conference track meet hosted Monday, April 30th by Harrisburg. Marceline was crowned the L&C champions in both boys and girls events. The boys took the title with 137 points overall to hold off Salisbury (118) and Knox County (104). Paris finished […]

Tigers 1st, Ladies 5th at Knox County Junior High Relays

Written on May 1, 2018 at 1:11 pm, by

Scotland County continued its strong junior high track performances as the Tigers brought home first place from the Knox County Relays on April 24th while the Lady Tigers finished fifth in the 12-team field. Alex Long claimed first place in four events to lead SCR-I. He won the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes as well as […]

Brookfield Relays Offer Stiff Competition for SCR-I

Written on April 24, 2018 at 12:51 pm, by

The Brookfield Relays on Friday brought together 30 teams, providing some stiff competition for the Scotland County track program. The Tigers finished 11th overall with 22 team points while the Lady Tigers were only able to produce 7.5 points, finishing in 13th place in the 15 team field. Palmyra won the boys meet with a […]

Junior High Track Squads Post Strong Showings at Cougar Relays

Written on April 24, 2018 at 11:19 am, by

The Scotland County Tigers finished second and the Lady Tigers earned third place at the Highland Junior High Cougar Relays hosted by Culver Stockton University in Canton on April 19th. The host team narrowly edged the Tigers to win the boys’ event 114-98. Palmyra was third with 95 team points followed by Mark Twain (66), […]

Scotland County Track Teams Finish 4th at Dennis Hancock Invite

Written on April 24, 2018 at 11:08 am, by

The Scotland County track squads both brought home fourth place finishes from the Dennis Hancock Invite in Monroe City on April 17th. The Lady Tigers had a trio of first place performances. Abby Blessing won the long jump and Haley Darcy was tops in the javelin while Katelyn Talbert crossed the finish line first in […]

Tigers Second, Lady Tigers Seventh at Putnam County Junior High Track Meet

Written on April 17, 2018 at 1:11 pm, by

The Scotland County junior high track teams enjoyed the best spring weather to date on April 12th, traveling to Unionville for the Putnam County JH Relays. The Tigers finished second overall while the Lady Tigers were seventh. The boys compiled 102 team points, trailing only Kirksville’s total of 128. Brookfield was third (98), followed by […]