Sports

MDC reports 99,567 deer harvested during firearms opening weekend

Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 99,567 deer during the opening weekend of the November portion of the fall firearms deer season Nov. 10 and 11. Of the 99,567 deer harvested, 55,887 were antlered bucks, 9,573 were button bucks, and 34,107 were does. Top harvest

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Eagles defense bottles up Winfield

LEAD SPORTS PHOTO: SoBoCo midfielder Sam Bonderer attempts to win control of the ball against his Monett opponent on Saturday. The Eagles lost their quarterfinal game 2-1, ending another 20-win season.     LEAD SPORTS STORY – FOOTBALL: Eagles defense bottles up Winfield Southern Boone County head football coach Trent Tracy knew defense would be crucial

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Eagles fall short of finals, end 20-win season

The Monett Cubs slipped and slid their way past the Southern Boone County boys soccer team for a 2-1 quarterfinals win on Saturday. Field conditions caused problems for both teams, who played the game at Southern Boone County high school. The football team had played on the field the night before and wet, overcast conditions

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Smith runs at state meet

SoBoCo’s Isaac Smith was the lone Eagle at Saturday’s state cross country meet and he came through with one of his best efforts of the season.  “I was proud of the way Isaac competed,” said coach Crystal Branch. “He worked hard all year and he ran a good race.” Smith finished in 57th place, more

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Eagles move on to quarterfinals

LEAD SPORTS PHOTO: Eagles goalkeeper Nick Grabner was a key to the SoBoCo defense in winning the team’s ninth consecutive district title. The SoBoCo Eagles soccer team does not seem to mind playing in overtime. The Eagles defeated St. Michael Archangel Catholic High School 2-1 in overtime on Tuesday in Lee’s Summit. It was the second

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Smith runs to state

SoBoCo’s Isaac Smith qualified for this weekend’s state cross country meet in Jefferson City. Smith placed 11th at 17:40 at Saturday’s district meet. Other Eagles runners competing at the district meet include: Cassey Poole 33rd 23:00; Isabella Finnegan 63rd 27:26; Josh Sampsell 42nd 19:05; Blake Schmidt 44th 19:09; Kade Scheer 82nd 21:31.

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Volleyball ends season in championship game

The Southern Boone County volleyball team’s season ended with a second-place finish in districts after a meeting with Kirksville in the district final on Oct. 23. SoBoCo won the first game of districts over Fulton the night before to send them to a semifinal matchup against Boonville. Earlier in the season, Boonville and the Eagles

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