LEAD SPORTS PHOTO: The Eagles gave a solid performance in Monday night’s Jamboree. Coach Brian Ash looks forward to utilizing a long line of pitchers, a strong defense and working to improve connection at the plate. Above, Brady Trammell leads off second base. LEAD SPORTS STORY: In baseball, great defense starts with a great pitching staff.
The Southern Boone County high school girls soccer team practices for one more week before kicking off their season. Chris Miller and the team missed the chance at some live action play after the jamboree scheduled for Friday in Fulton was cancelled. The Eagles haven’t had much opportunity to practice outside, with cold weather and
Eagles Academic-All State players for the 2018 softball season include: Seniors Reganne Scheer, Carrie Ponder; Juniors Landrie Cole, Andrea Reeder, Camyrn Schaller; Not pictured, seniors Dani Post and Olivia Kelly.
The Southern Boone County High School girls soccer team is looking to a young class of players and a handful of tested upperclassman to lead them to a third straight district title. The Eagles start the new season missing a number of players who were keys to their previous two championships. Ellie Lacy and Lauren
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
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
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
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.
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
The Southern Boone County boys basketball team finished out the regular season on a eight game win streak with two wins against Centralia and Boonville last week. Coach Andy Jahnsen and his Eagles were looking to avenge a loss against Centralia earlier in the season. The Panthers had knocked Southern Boone out in the semifinals