Tag Archives: Football

Dream it! Believe it! Achieve it! Tigers Topple #1 Ranked Westran 38-21

Dream it! Believe it! Achieve it! That became more than a motto on the Scotland County R-I football shirts, as the Tigers lived it on Friday night, toppling the #1 team in the state, knocking Westran from the ranks of the undefeated with a 38-21 victory in Memphis. “Beating a #1 team is something you […]

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

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 […]

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 […]

Mizzou Senior Feature: Brock Bondurant

by Devin Kane, Mizzou Strategic Communications reprinted with permission from MUTigers.com At eight­-years-­old, Brock Bondurant stood in the stands of Faurot Field and cheered as Brad Smith led the Mizzou football program to a new level of play. “He was the most exciting player I’ve ever seen,” Bondurant said. “Just the way he carried himself, […]

Tigers’ Rally Comes Up Just Short in 22-16 Loss to Fayette

A last second comeback ended just inches short of a first down and only yards from a game-tying touchdown as Scotland County fell 22-16 in Fayette on Friday night. SCR-I saw the game slip away in the third period, which saw the Tigers manage just three plays on offense as the Hornets dominated the time […]

Five Tigers Earn First Team All Conference Football Honors

The 2015 season was the finale for the Tri-Rivers Conference and the Scotland County football program bid adieu to the league with a second place finishing in the final standings. The Tigers didn’t leave empty handed, as four SCR-I players were honored by the league coaches as first team all conference performers. Despite splitting time […]

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 […]

Tigers Earn #3 Seed in District Football Playoffs, Will Host Milan Friday Night

Take out your abacus, pull of your shoes and socks or grab whatever other math aid you need, it’s time to layout the local district football playoffs. The regular season came to a close on Friday night, setting the stage for the opening round of Missouri high school football district playoffs. The Class 1 District […]

Monroe City Pulls Away from Tigers in Second Half of 30-12 Defeat

A first half of missed opportunities came back to bite the Scotland County football team as Monroe City exploded for 22 second-half points to defeat the Tigers 30-12 in a non-conference road game on October 2nd. The Panthers took the opening kickoff and marched down the field. Monroe City looked poised to give the Homecoming […]

Tigers Bid Farewell to Milan With 28-12 Victory

Scotland County delivered a parting gift to Milan in the two teams’ final meeting as Tri-Rivers Conference foes, besting the Wildcats for the first time since 2010 to put a damper on Milan’s Homecoming celebrations. SCR-I went out on top 28-12 in what is likely the last regular season meeting between the two programs who […]