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.
The eighth grade Supreme girls basketball team won second placerecently at the Chillicothe basketball tournament. Players include, front row from left: Addie Shultz, MaJayla Garrett-Dudley (Ashland), Julia Richardson (Ashland), Anna Christ, Jocelynn Norman; Back row: Addie Lange (Ashland), Kaelyn Johnson, Ellie Berendzen, Annie Robinson, Jozelynn Bostick and Coach Rashekii Howard.
Missouri lost two games last week, but both were efforts you could take some encouragement from, scrappy losses in tough situations. On Tuesday, the Tigers lost 66-58 at home to a surging, talented Kentucky team. Then, on Saturday, playing on the road against Florida and with Tiger Mark Smith again out with injury, Missouri lost
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
The Southern Boone County wrestling team won All State honors again at the MSHSAA State Tournament this past weekend. Senior Blake Schmidt placed sixth at 138-lbs., making him a 3-time All State wrestler – twice for the Eagles and his freshman year at Father Tolton. Schmidt won his first-round matchup by a fall on Thursday
Missouri lost another game on Saturday, falling 75-65 at Ole Miss. It kicked off a tough four-game stretch for the Tigers (12-12, 3-9 in SEC play through Sunday) as the season makes its way into the homestretch. Missouri showed a lot of grit and kept battling hard in this game, repeatedly trimming the lead
LEAD SPORTS PHOTO: SoBoCo Eagles wrestling seniors were honored at their recent Senior Night match. From left: Dawson Paul, Parker Boyce, Sarah Johnson and Blake Schmidt. Three Eagles will compete in this weekend’s state championships. LEAD SPORTS STORY: Eagles push past Indians in rivalry game The Hallsville Indians put up a fight on Friday night, but some