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Tourney Champs, Still Unbeaten

Eagles soccer coach Chris Miller knew that most of his starters needed a break after the weekend’s three games inside of 24-hours – and a tournament championships in Springfield. But Belle was coming to town on Monday, looking for their first win of the season. Miller planned to play a number of substitutes most of

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Eagles hang on at Warsaw to split in Tri-County games

Rain and a quirky schedule kept the Southern Boone Eagles baseball varsity from playing a home game until Tuesday’s home opener vs Eldon. (See results at bocojo.com) But that did not stop the Eagles from coming back from a loss at Blair Oaks last Tuesday to win at Warsaw on Friday. The Eagles scored all

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Eagles win tournament championship

The SoBoCo Eagles JV team won its own tournament on Saturday with a 10-0 win over North Callaway and a 16-4 win in the championship game over Hallsville. The Eagles JV plays Blair Oaks this evening and play away games at Versailles, Linn and Father Tolton next Monday-Wednesday before facing Hallsville at home next Friday.

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Fishing team casts in the rain

The Eagles fishing team competed in their first meet last weekend. Unofficial results have 3 Eagles teams in the top 15. “We sent six teams and there were 77 boats,” said coach Wade Vandelicht. “Peyton Keathley won second big bass with a fish weighing 3.73lbs. It was a very rough day of fishing with rain

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Andrews is Eagles stopper

Eagles soccer coach Chris Miller has often said that the player who can most make or break any high school team is a softball pitcher. But right behind her, Miller says, a high school girls soccer goalie can make the biggest difference of any one player. Which is why Miller and the Eagles are happy

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Eagles go 1-3 in Georgia, lose to rain at home

The Eagles baseball team traveled to the metro Atlanta area over spring break and ran up against some tough competition, winning only one game during their four-game series. “It was a extremely tough weekend as the competition was some of the best in the country,” said Eagles coach Andy Jahnsen. “Every team that we played

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Eagles place at Fayette track meet

The Southern Boone Eagles had multiple winners in last week’s Fayette track meet. Results include: Taiya Horn 8th place High Jump; Camyrn Schaller 8th place Pole vault; Dani Post 4th place triple jump, 1st place javelin; Taiya Horn 8th place triple jump; Andrea Reeder 5th place Discus 8th place Shot Put. Hannah Crow 2nd place

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YMCA Plans Summer Golf Camp

Looking for a college scholarship for your young athlete? Your best bet might be on the golf course – and the Southern Boone YMCA is providing an opportunity to introduce the sport to local youth. The Southern Boone YMCA announced Monday that they will host a summer golf camp at Eagle Knoll Golf Course. Young

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Pitch counts to change baseball strategy

A major change to high school baseball this season is the introduction of pitch counts. The Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) Board of Directors approved a recommendation at its November meeting, which would place a daily limit on pitching based on year in school. The recommendation came to the Board from the Baseball

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Eagles post two wins, yet to be tested

By Bruce Wallace For a team that started the season thinking they might be lacking on defense, the Eagles soccer team has been showing plenty of muscle on the defensive end. The Eagles girls soccer team took advantage of an early-season schedule of two of their district tournament opponents and showed both who would be

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