Sports

So. Boone defeats Moberly

In Friday night’s basketball game against the Moberly Spartans, the Southern Boone boys captured the win with a final score of 66-55. Although this score is vastly different than their previous home game against Tolton, a lot of the same gameplay from the Eagles seemed to trickle into this match. The boys started off the

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Eagles grapplers split tri dual

The Southern Boone High School wrestling team competed against Tipton and Mexico on Thursday evening in a tri dual held in Tipton.  The Eagles lost to Mexico in the first meet 33-30. Southern Boone actually won more individual matches than the Bulldogs but lost the meet because of forfeited matches due to lack of wrestlers

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Missouri’s offense takes off against Florida

Sometimes, even when you know college basketball is a wild and unpredictable sport, it can still surprise you. That was the case Saturday night, when Missouri’s otherwise languishing offense exploded for 91 points in a 91-75 home win over Florida. The Tigers (9-6, 1-2 in SEC play through Sunday) had not been a particularly good

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Lady Eagles hit the mat at Wonder Woman tournament

Hundreds of female wrestlers from all regions of Missouri grappled in the second annual Wonder Woman wrestling tournament held at Battle High School. The two-day event is becoming the largest wrestling event for girls in the state. Four Southern Boone High School girls participated on Friday. Chloe Giles, Isabella Finnegan, Noelle Schweitzer and Mary Grover

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Boys Basketball falls to Tolton

Last Friday was a disappointing night for the Southern Boone Boys Basketball team, as they picked up another loss for their record against the Tolton Trailblazers. Although the final score of the game, (33-56), suggests otherwise, the Eagles were not completely blow out of the water by their opponents.  Despite the clear gap in score,

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Missouri earns Braggin’ Rights with win over Illinois

It’s another year of Braggin’ Rights for the Missouri Tigers. Missouri churned out a 63-56 win over Illinois in a defense-dominated Braggin’ Rights game, the two schools’ annual December matchup in St. Louis.  The victory made it back-to-back wins for Missouri in holiday series, and it was the best win of the season so far

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Eagles teams fly past Fatima

In Friday night’s double-header against Fatima, both the boys and girls basketball teams of Southern Boone managed to snag the win against the Comets. In the first game of the night, the Lady Eagles cleaned up handily with the Lady Comets, the final tally on the scoreboard reading 45-29. The end of the first quarter

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SoBo Wrestling Classic

Up to 450 wrestlers hit the mat at Southern Boone High School in the 3rd annual Southern Boone Classic wrestling tournament Saturday sponsored by the Southern Boone YMCA. Classes from 6U to 14U were in competition.  Kip Batye, Branch Director for the YMCA, says the tournament is important for the promotion of the sport in

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Missouri heads to STL for braggin’ rights game Saturday

Missouri men’s basketball has had an up-and-down start to the season as they head into their anticipated Braggin’ Rights game with Illinois Saturday (noon on SEC Network), the annual holiday season barometer of how the Tigers are looking. The annual neutral-site game with the Illini at Enterprise Center in St. Louis features a lively atmosphere

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Lady Eagles sail to Tri-County crown, remain undefeated

The Southern Boone High School Lady Eagles basketball team is unbeaten this season after winning the Tri-County Conference Tournament last week. Southern Boone earned the title defeating Hallsville, Boonville and thumping a gristly California squad by 16 points 55-39 for the tournament title.  Head coach Damon Wren says the Tri-County Conference Tournament was a good

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