Eagle Sports

Eagles make All-County Conference

Four Eagles were named to the Tri-County All Conference basketball team this week. On the girls side, Carrie Ponder and Jersee Wren were named to the second team. Eagles boys on the All Conference squad include Sam Stichnote and Rece Gilmore, first team, and Brady Trammell second team. Stichnote was named the Most Outstanding Tri-County

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SoBoCo boys fall to Falcons

The Southern Boone County boys basketball team split two games with the Blair Oaks Falcons earlier this season, but their final matchup on Friday meant a playing for a district championship or going home after a loss. It was another low-scoring affair between the two top ten state-ranked teams, but the Falcons took the advantage

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Eagles girls drop thriller

After an upset win over Fatima in the opening round of the district tournament, the Southern Boone County girls basketball team was looking for a repeat against Blair Oaks in the district semifinals on Thursday. Despite giving the Falcons a challenge and keeping it close up until the final seconds, the Eagles team ended in

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Stichnote sets record

Senior Sam Stichnote made Southern Boone County boys basketball history against South Callaway. The senior, who has played on varsity for the Eagles all four years of high school, set a new rebounding record. With 12 rebounds on the night, he surpassed the record previously set by Tim Lewis, who amassed 901 in his career.

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EAGLES STUN COMETS IN OT

LEAD SPORTS PHOTO: Senior Carrie Ponder hit a big shot to put the Eagles in OT where they won on Monday at the district tournament. LEAD SPORTS STORY:  Carrie Ponder’s 3-point buzzer beater ties game in regulation, SoBoCo girls complete comeback win. The Southern Boone County girls basketball needed two overtimes this week to prove

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Schmidt wins All State honors at state wrestling

The Southern Boone County wrestling team won All State honors again at the MSHSAA State Tournament this past weekend. Senior Blake Schmidt placed sixth at 138-lbs., making him a 3-time All State wrestler – twice for the Eagles and his freshman year at Father Tolton. Schmidt won his first-round matchup by a fall on Thursday

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Eagles push past Indians in rivalry game

LEAD SPORTS PHOTO: SoBoCo Eagles wrestling seniors were honored at their recent Senior Night match. From left: Dawson Paul, Parker Boyce, Sarah Johnson and Blake Schmidt. Three Eagles will compete in this weekend’s state championships.  LEAD SPORTS STORY: Eagles push past Indians in rivalry game  The Hallsville Indians put up a fight on Friday night, but some

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Wrestling team sends three to state meet

The Southern Boone County High School wrestling team is sending three wrestlers to the state championships. Sophomore Kade Scheer finished fourth in the 113-pound weight class, senior Blake Schmidt earned a first-place title in the 138-pound weight class and sophomore Austin Skaggs will finish with either a third or fourth place in the 145-pound weight

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