Tag Archives: Aaron Buford

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

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 […]

Tigers Dominate Tri-Rivers Conference Baseball Awards

The Scotland County baseball team went out on top in the final season of the Tri-Rivers Conference, taking the league title and dominating the post season awards. The Tigers defended their conference crown, posting a 5-0 league mark to remain champions and in doing so earned a number of the league’s top honors. First-year head […]

SCR-I Players, Coach Honored on NEMO Media All-District Basketball Teams

The post season honors continue to roll in for the Scotland County basketball programs as the Northeast Missouri Media All-District teams were announced March 29th. The Lady Tigers had four award winners. In his first year at the helm, Cory Shultz was named Coach of the Year. Calesse Bair and Chelsea Wood earned first team […]

Three Homers Not Enough as Tigers Drop Slugfest 12-8 to Clark County

Scotland County brought its power bats to Kahoka on Thursday night, but three home runs were not enough as Clark County outscored the Tigers 12-8 in a slugfest. SCR-I missed the opportunity to take the lead in the top of the first, leaving the bases loaded after base hits by Gage Dodge and Will Fromm. […]

Tigers Pull Away From Atlanta to Post 73-35 Semifinals Victory

What was a three-point game after eight minutes of play turned into nearly a 40-point margin as Scotland County swatted the Hornets over the final three quarters to post a 73-35 victory on Thursday night in the semifinals of the Brashear Tournament. Atlanta did not have an answer for Sturgis Knupp in the early going. […]

Tigers Depth, Versatility on Display in 78-65 Win Over Putnam County

Despite shrinking a bit due to injuries and attrition, Scotland County’s bench continues to give coach Lance Campbell plenty of options, and Friday night was no different in Putnam County as SCR-I’s depth fueled a 78-65 win. SCR-I normally goes nine or 10 deep, so it can beat you with quantity. But the depth is […]

Huge 2nd Quarter Leads Tigers to 73-53 Win Over Milan

A huge second quarter helped Scotland County pull away from Milan and celebrate Courtwarming in style with a 73-53 victory over the Wildcats. Will Fromm canned a three-pointer to start the game and Sturgis Knupp scored six straight points in the paint to help the Tigers take a 14-7 lead at the end of the […]

Tigers Hold North Shelby to Eight First Half Points En Route to 67-24 Conference Win

While the Tigers put up plenty of points on Monday night in Shelbyville, it was the swarming man-to-man defense that was the difference maker, holding North Shelby to just eight first half points en route to a 67-24 victory. SCR-I posted a near carbon-copy start to the opener of the girls, jumping out to an […]

Rough Night at Free Throw Line Can’t Stop SCR-I Rally in 58-51 Win Over La Plata

Tell Lance Campbell his team was going to shoot 39 free throws and the SCR-I coach would have to be pleased. Sour that news with the fact they would make less than 39% on that same volume of shots from the charity stripe and he likely would cringe. But any coach will tell you a […]

Slaughter’s Five TDs Not Enough as SCR-I Falls to Paris 42-31 in District Semifinals

The Scotland County football season came to a close Friday night in Paris, but the Tigers did not go down without a fight, falling to the Coyotes 42-31 in a back-and-forth affair that featured plenty of excitement. The contest between the second and third seeded teams in the Class 1 District turned into a shootout […]