Tag Archives: Football

New-Look Offense Comes Alive for Tigers in 50-14 Homecoming Victory

Scotland County unveiled a new-look offense on Friday night and the Tigers turned in a dominating performance to secure a 50-14 Homecoming victory over North Shelby. It took a little while for the celebration to get started however. After North Shelby fumbled on its first play from scrimmage, SCR-I looked poised to transition the turnover […]

Landyn Swearingen Named Offensive Player of the Week for WPU Statesmen

by Andrea Brassfield Landyn Swearingen, freshman football player for the William Penn University Statesmen, earned the honor of Offensive Athlete of the Week after his performance in Saturday’s match-up against Baker University last Saturday.  An early injury to junior starter, Hea Tuifua   created an opportunity for Landyn to enter the game and show the varsity […]

Penalties, Missed Scoring Opportunities Send SCR-I to 22-8 Loss in Knox County

Three scoreless trips to the red zone and 13 penalties accounting for more than 100 yards proved too large of hurdles for the Scotland County football team to clear as the Tigers fell to Knox County 22-8 in Edina on August 28th. SCR-I was flagged on the first two plays Friday night, effectively ending the […]

Five Touchdown Passes Boost Tigers to 39-14 Victory Over Salisbury

It took the Scotland County football team a quarter to shake the rust off, but once the Tigers got rolling there was no stopping them in the 2015 debut. SCR-I racked up 39 unanswered points in the second and third quarters Friday night in Memphis en route to a 39-14 win over Salisbury in the […]

Tigers Setting Sites on Conference Crown in Final TRC Football Season

Winning the battle in the trenches. That will be the key to success for the Scotland County football program, which will feature plenty of new faces up and down the lines on offense and defense. With a number of starters returning in the backfield, first-year Coach Mikel Gragg is faced with rebuilding the front of […]

Knox County Knocks Tigers Out Of District Tourney With 52-8 Defeat

A promising start Friday night in Edina quickly was erased as Knox County scored touchdowns on six straight possessions to turn a 8-8 tie into a 54-8 defeat to close out the 2014 football season for the Tigers. SCR-I opened the Class 1 District 5 tournament play going three and out on offense. But Knox […]

Tigers Will Travel to Knox County Friday as 6th Seed in District Football

Scotland County was ranked sixth among the eight teams in the Missouri Class 1 District 5 seedings following the completion of the regular season. The Tigers will travel to Edina on Friday night, October 24th to kickoff the state playoffs versus Tri-Rivers Conference Rival Knox County, the third seed in the district tourney. Scotland County […]

Monroe City Ground Game Overpowers Tigers in 42-6 Defeat

  A talented Monroe City squad never let the Tigers get their feet underneath them on Friday night, jumping out to an early lead that never let up in the first half en route to a 42-6 defeat for Scotland County in Memphis. Coming off one of the team’s better performances of the season, a […]

Indians Invade SCR-I Homecoming as 56-20 Shootout Reignites Border War

Scotland County put together its best offensive showing of the 2014 season just in time for Homecoming. Unfortunately, the defense had no answers for the high-powered attack of Clark County as the Indians amassed nearly 600 total yards en route to a 56-20 victory over the Tigers in the first rematch of neighboring counties since […]

Late Touchdown Leads West Hancock Past SCR-I 12-7

Scotland County had its first lead of the 2014 football season but in the end West Hancock road tailback Josh Espinosa to a 12-7 victory on September 5th in Hamilton, IL. SCR-I crossed the river to take on the West Hancock Titans and it took just two plays for the home squad to jump on […]