Eagle Sports

New district assignments present challenges to Eagles

SPORTS PHOTO: Eagles Cross Country will kick off their season on Tuesday in Salisbury. This year’s team members include: front row, from left, Cassey Poole, Isabella Finnegan; second row, Will Spry, Ahmed Fouad, Kade Scheer, Blake Schmidt; back row, Ethan David, Jacob David, Evan Thomassen, Isaac Smith, Josh Sampsell.  New district assignments present challenges to Eagles

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Looking to gain experience fast

The Eagles open their cross country season next Tuesday without a lot of experience on the boys side and plenty of experience and talent on the girls side – but not enough runners. Coach Crystal Branch said Isaac Smith, Blake Schmidt and Josh Sampsell all worked hard throughout the summer. “They put in the miles

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Eagles ready for new season

LEAD SPORTS PHOTO: Southern Boone Eagles softball seniors Brookelle Barnum, Reganne Scheer, Dani Post, Carrie Ponder, Olivia Kelly and Andrea Reeder are ready to open the new season on SoBoCo’s new softball/baseball field just north of the high school track.  Eagles ready for new season A new softball field and a formidable new member of their

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Eagles ready for next step

Southern Boone County head football coach Trent Tracy is entering his fifth year with a team that has consistently improved over the last few years of his tenure. A 4-7 season as a rookie head coach progressed into a program ranked sixth in the state after two weeks of play in the 2017 season. “There’s

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New coach leads Eagles volleyball

Rookie head coach Emily Becker knows that, even after a few practices with little scrimmage time, she’s going to have some powerful hitters in her lineup. A graduate of Belleville-West High School in Illinois and William Woods college, Becker, a middle hitter as a college player, knows the importance a middle can have on the

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Eagles have strong senior class

The Southern Boone County softball team will have a new look this year, but it won’t be because of new uniforms, a new head coach or a plethora of young stars. It’s a new look compliments of the Southern Boone taxpayers; a brand-new turf field with all the works. “Thank you, thank you, thank you

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Soccer team aims for Final Four

Topping a third-place state finish is a tough task for any team, but the Southern Boone County boy’s soccer team is a little more prepared than most. The Eagles lost three of their four defenders to graduation, such as Ethan Blackburn and Chris Bonderer, who Miller used in a few different roles as the season

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Alumni soccer game kicks off fall sports

LEAD PHOTO: More than 40 Southern Boone soccer alums were on hand Friday for the third annual Alumni Tournament. The event was a kickoff to the fall sports season that began with practices for SoBoCo athletes on Monday. LEAD STORY:  A part of the success of this year’s SoBoCo Eagles soccer team might be it’s

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Eagles Sports Info

LEAD SPORTS PHOTO: On July 19th with the help of the Missouri Department of Conservation, the Southern Boone YMCA held a shooting expo out at Rocky Forks Conservation area in Columbia, Mo. Eighteen kids were instructed in firing 22. caliber bolt action rifles. The YMCA plans on having another Shooting expo this fall before turkey and

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Eagles Sports Physicals

Sports physicals for the upcoming academic year will be held at the High School: Tuesday, July 24th from 4-7pm; Thursday, July 26th from 4-7pm; Tuesday, July 31st from 4-7pm. At the Middle School: Thursday, August 7th from 4-7pm. Cost is $20.00 per student. If you have questions or would like more information, contact Alicia Lange

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