Tag Archives: Softball

Lady Tigers Softball Team Earns Top Spot in Missouri Academic All State Awards

Tigers are apparently among the smartest animals, well as least as far as sports mascots go. Five of the top 10 academic softball teams in Missouri Class 1 were represented by the king of the jungle, including Scotland County’s own Lady Tigers, who earned the top spot in Class 1 in Missouri’s Academic All State […]

See’s Seventh Inning Heroics Give SCR-I 5-3 Win Over Fayette

The Scotland County softball team picked up its first ever Lewis & Clark Conference victory in the team’s debut in its new league on Friday night at Fayette. For the second time this season, SCR-I picked up the victory in its final at bat. After a season-opening extra inning affair at Putnam County, SCR-I had […]

SCR-I Softball Team, Players Earn Academic All-State Honors

Five Scotland County R-I softball players were recently honored for their efforts in the classroom, earning Academic All-State honors as presented by the Missouri High School Fastpitch Coaches Association. The team’s cumulative grade point average also earned the Lady Tigers Academic All-State honors as a team, compiling a GPA of 3.3 or higher. An individual […]

Top Gorin Sports Teams to be Honored at December 18th Basketball Games

A pair of historic sports teams will be honored during special ceremonies at the Scotland County basketball games scheduled for December 18th in Memphis. In honor of the recently closed Gorin R-III School District, a pair of the district’s most successful sports teams will be recognized during half-time presentations  during the Friday night basketball contests […]

Lady Tigers #2 Seed in Class 1 District 12 Softball Tourney

The Scotland County Lady Tigers entered this week’s Missouri class 1 District 12 softball tournament in Memphis as the #2 seed. SCR-I (10-9) along with #1 seed Canton (20-3) received first round byes in the six-team bracket. Schuyler County, the #3 seed, takes on #6 Brashear on Wednesday night with the winner slotted to play […]

Canton Pulls Away in Seventh Inning for 8-3 Win in Memphis

A matchup between the top two ranked teams in next week’s Missouri Class 1 District 12 Tournament had the feel of a preview for a state playoff bid until the seventh inning when Scotland County’s Achilles heel was taken advantage of. Ashleigh Creek held Canton (20-2), the top seed in next week’s tourney, in check […]

Birthday Girl Blasts Big Hit as Lady Tigers Best Milan 5-2

Freshman Julie Long found the pressure of a big conference softball game square on her shoulders Tuesday night in Memphis when Milan chose to intentionally walk Stevi See to load the bases with two outs. Little did the Wildcats know, it was the right fielder’s birthday, and she celebrated in style with a two-out, two-run […]

Lady Tigers Rally to Top Putnam County 6-5 in Extra Innings

Scotland County remains in the driver’s seat for a possible Tri-Rivers Conference title, but it took a trio of late inning high-speed passes to finally pull ahead of Putnam County to take the checkered flag in a 6-5 extra-innings nail-biter. The Lady Midgets jumped out to a commanding 4-0 lead in the first two frames, […]

Lady Tigers Dispatch Marion County 9-4 in Tourney Opener

After a rocky first inning, senior Miranda Holland settled down and turned in a dominating pitching performance for Scotland County in the opening round of the North Shelby Tournament on Saturday as SCR-I dispatched Marion County 9-4. Scotland County took a 3-0 lead in the top of the first inning. With two outs, Stevi See […]

New Indoor Baseball/Softball Complex is ‘All About Kidz’

Entrepreneur Neill McKee has a history of supporting community efforts to expand opportunities for children. His latest efforts prove he is all about kids, literally. McKee recently opened an indoor baseball and softball practice complex in Memphis that uses his mission statement as the facility’s name. “I have formed an LLC named All About Kidz, […]