Eagle Sports

Strong defense pushes Lady Eagles past Fulton

The 2020 Southern Boone Classic basketball tournament tipped off Monday night with girl’s teams from Hallsville, Hickman, Fulton, Boonville along with Southern Boone varsity and junior varsity squads. The Eagles faced off with a revitalized Fulton Hornet squad. Press defense used by Southern Boone slowed the Hornets giving the Eagles a 63-56 victory. “Defense is

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Basketball girls sweep Versailles

Despite a couple of setbacks from the typical winter weather in Missouri, the Versailles Tigers were able to make their way up to Southern Boone for their basketball games. But by the time the game started for the girls’ teams, the Tigers found the score deficit as slippery to climb as the ice outside. The

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Eagles earn state and regional football honors

Six Southern Boone football players recently earned state and regional honors. Senior running back Tristen John and senior offensive lineman Tyler Frese were named to the Missouri Football Coaches Association Class 3 all-state second team offense. John and Frese were also named to the Columbia Tribune’s All-Boone County football team along with teammates Blake Dapkus,

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Southern Boone boys bring home top trophy

The Eagles boy’s basketball team hoisted the first place trophy in the California Invitational Tournament on Saturday after defeating the hosting California Pintos 70-56. Returning starters Rece Gilmore, Tyson Smith and Nik Post lead the way along with a handful of returning players from last year’s 23-3 team. Blake Dapkus and Trenton Roney also stepped

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Lady Eagles earn second at California invitational

The Southern Boone High School girl’s basketball team made a strong showing in the California Invitational Tournament last week bringing the second place trophy back to Ashland.  Last Monday the Eagles first defeated a Rock Bridge JV team that was 12-1 this year.  Mariah Prince played stout defense leading the team with 12 points and

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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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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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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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