Sports

Tri-County Champs Again

LEAD SPORTS PHOTO: The SoBoCo boys basketball team holds the championship trophy from the Tri-County Conference Tournament. Eagles boys win conference tournament title for third time in four years. The Southern Boone County gym boomed with the sounds of “Let’s go Eagles” and feet pounding on wooden bleachers. Eagles fans clad in white, red and black

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Eagles wrestlers ready to start new season

High School wrestling adds girls to the sport The SoBoCo wrestling team will take to the mats for the first time this season with a group of talented sophomores, a legitimate state contender and a trio of girls. Wrestlers, that is. Girls wrestlers. If you haven’t heard, Missouri will have girls competitive wrestling this season

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Deer Harvest more than 6,500

Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 6,585 deer during the antlerless portion of the fall firearms deer season, Nov. 30 – Dec. 2. Top harvest counties were Callaway with 261, Osage with 201, and Pike with 193 deer checked. Last year’s harvest total was 7,773.

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Eagles launch with Wren and a Win

LEAD SPORTS PHOTO:  Freshman Jersee Wren hurls the ball on an offensive drive. LEAD SPORTS STORY: Eagles launch with Wren and a Win The Southern Boone County girls’ basketball team won their first game in the new era of Damon Wren coaching with a 45-25 win over Harrisburg on Tuesday. The opening minutes of the first

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One full team practice, no problem

The Southern Boone County boys’ basketball team looked as if they had been practicing together for weeks in a 64-23 rout of Harrisburg on Tuesday night. Head coach Andy Jahnsen had only gotten one day of practice before their first game with starters Tyson Smith and Sam Stichnote. The two were a part of the

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Eagles have new point guard, coach

The Southern Boone County girls’ basketball team will not be the tallest or biggest team in Mid-Missouri, and they may not be the fastest group either. New head coach Damon Wren doesn’t have his eyes set on being conference champions or finishing his first year as a 20-game winner. That doesn’t mean the Eagles will

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MDC offering women’s handgun workshop near Hartsburg

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites women to attend a free workshop near Hartsburg on the basics of handguns and shooting. The class will take place 6–8 p.m. on Dec. 13 at Ammo Alley, LLC, 11562 Callaway County Road 395, south and east of the Highway 63 bridge over Cedar Creek. Women will learn

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