Long-time Southern Boone coach Dave Gill has been selected as one of the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame’s 2019 inductees. Gill spent 27 years at Southern Boone High School (1977 to 2003), working as a basketball, softball, golf as well as track and field coach. He led the boys’ basketball team for 25 years (1978-2003)
Friday at Southern Boone football stadium featured a sunset that Bob Ross would be challenged to recreate and a charged atmosphere with the sense that a great contest was imminent. Fans clad in red and black or purple and gold packed the stadium filling every seat leaving the late-comers standing around the track or sitting
A third of the way into Missouri’s regular season, the Tigers still seem to have the potential for a memorable season, even if that seemed in doubt after a surprising season-opening loss at Wyoming. First, it hardly seems fair that the regular season is already a third of the way over, but that seems to
The Lady Eagles volleyball team hosted the Camdenton Lakers in the Black Hole on Monday evening in a match that would make the most devout fan sweat. The resolute Southern Boone team found a way to victory over a strong Camdenton Lakers side 2-1. The Eagles won the first frame in a gritty performance. The
The Southern Boone County Eagles may be the football team your mama warned you about. Undefeated this season after four games and outscoring opponents 179-87, the Eagles offense is rolling. Last Friday the Eagles branded the Eldon Mustangs in a 50-28 lashing. Senior running back Tristan John made the Eldon scoreboard operator earn their money
The Southern Boone girls golf team won three matches last week at Eagle Knoll, defeating district rivals Tolton and Blair Oaks amongst other visiting teams. Eagle’s sophomore Lila Frazier continued her recent hot play, securing medalist honors in all three matches with scores of 40, 40 and 39. Twin sister Lily Frazier and senior Gracyn
Southern Boone Soccer beats Hickman to become Hannibal Tourney Champs.
The Mayor’s Cup rivalry trophy made a one-way trip last weekend. On Saturday Missouri beat South Carolina 34-14, the Tigers’ first win over the Gamecocks since 2015. That meant the silver cup would be spending the year in the Columbia in Missouri for a change, after a long stay in Columbia, South Carolina. A dominant
Fans of big offense, long yardage plays and high scores were entertained by Friday’s football match-up between the Southern Boone Eagles and the Tigers of Versailles. The Eagles prevailed 61-41 for the win. Together both teams generated more than 1,000 yards of total offense. SoBoCo scored nine touchdowns, four by Senior running back Tristan John.
The Southern Boone girls golf team won its opening home match last Thursday, handily defeating New Bloomfield, Eugene and Centralia. Eagle’s sophomore Lila Frazier was medalist, posting a personal best 37, featuring birdies on holes 2, 3 and 4. Twin sister Lily Frazier got around with a tidy 43, and senior Gracyn Marriott carded a