Eagle Sports

Lady Eagles earn wins at conference tourney

The Southern Boone High School girls basketball team took to the court in the Tri-County Conference tournament last week taking games from Eldon and California. A week ago Monday the Lady Eagles defeated Eldon 54-25 in their first match. Senior Mia Crow led the team with 13 points followed by junior Mariah Prince with 12

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Academic All-State

Josh Pridemore, a Southern Boone senior, earned a spot on the 2020 Academic All State Soccer Team. Pridemore is one of 37 players from around Missouri who were named to the team. According to the Missouri High School Soccer Coaches Association, “The Missouri Soccer Academic Team is a highly select group of seniors from all

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Soccer players and coach receive post-season honors

After collecting their first state title trophy in program history on November 20, individual post-season awards have rolled in for many of the Southern Boone players and the team’s head coach. The all-district team was released after the Eagles secured their eleventh-consecutive district championship, and out of the 24 district players honored, 12 of them

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The making of a sports dynasty

Two weeks ago the Southern Boone boys’ soccer team brought home its first state championship.  This accomplishment had long been in the making, with a decade-plus of hard work put into the high school soccer program.   So, what constitutes a sports dynasty?  One definition is that “a dynasty is a team that dominates their

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A perfect end to a perfect season

The Whitfield Warriors (8-7) entered Friday’s Class 1 state championship match riding a wave of momentum and seeking their eighth state title. Southern Boone entered the match with an undefeated season on the line and seeking their first state final victory in program history. Neither team had been tested in recent games, with Whitfield outscoring

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Eagles receive district and conference honors

Several Southern Boone High School football players were named to all-district and all-conference teams this week.  Three Eagles have been named to the Central Missouri Media All-District football team for the 2020 season. Blake Dapkus has been named to the first team offense as a wide receiver. The 6-0, 175 pound, senior was also named

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Eagles Soccer moves on to State Finals

Last Saturday, the New Covenant Academy Warriors (16-4) traveled from Springfield to take on Southern Boone in the state semifinals. The game was scheduled to take place in Ashland; however, heavy rains and a muddy field led to the game being played in Jefferson City on the turf of Helias High School. The Warriors came

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Eagles Soccer Defeats Smithton

On Nov. 10, the Eagles soccer team began its quest for a state championship by traveling to Smithton to take on the Tigers (12-6) in the first round of the state playoffs. Smithton upset Cole Camp, previously ranked #8 in state, by a score of 2-1 in the District 4 championship. A handful of Southern

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Eagles Soccer Claims 11th Straight District Title

In 2017 and 2018, The Southern Boone boys soccer team faced off against the Father Tolton Trailblazers with the district championship on the line. The 2017 contest was a double-overtime thriller that the Eagles won 2-1. The following year, an equally competitive match ended with a 3-2 victory by Southern Boone. Last Wednesday, the two

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