Sports

Prepping for volleyball districts

The SoBoCo volleyball team had two wins going into the Versailles Tournament this past weekend – and came away with a win, two losses and a tie. Coach Jaime Nelson said what came from the tournament was experience and close, competitive games that will benefit the Eagles in next week’s district tournament. The Eagles started

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Taming the Wildcats

The Southern Boone Eagles football team did exactly what it needed to do on Friday night, coming away from Warsaw with a 49-21 Tri-County Conference win. Although, it didn’t exactly go as planned. The Eagles didn’t plan on starting out getting burned on defense by a long pass reception. And they certainly didn’t plan on

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Eagles Fall to Sullivan in District Play

The SoBoCo Eagles softball team was surprised and shut out in the semi-final round of district play on Thursday evening. SoBoCo was blanked by host school Sullivan 3-0. The Eagles’ Ashley Osborne pitched well enough to win the game, however, the offense never really woke up at the plate. SoBoCo was down early 2-0 and

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Eagles ready for road trip to Warsaw

If you ask coach Trent Tracy, he will tell you that the Southern Boone Eagles football team is only thinking about winning a football game at Warsaw this Friday night. “That is what we can control,” Tracy said, “we can’t control what is happening in the Mexico vs Fulton game – we need to win

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Eagles Win Twice at Home

The SoBoCo Eagles soccer and volleyball teams were victorious on Tuesday evening, winning easily over their out-matched opponents. The Eagles soccer team took a quick 2-0 lead in the first half over Fulton and steam-rolled the Hornets in a mercy rule-shortened game, 10-0. SoBoCo got most of their goals in pairs, with two goal each

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Eagles No. 2 Seed at Districts

The SoBoCo Eagles got their bats tuned up for Thursday’s first round of district play with a 10-0 five-inning thumping of the Osage Indians on Monday in Ashland. The Eagles came out hitting and lumped their hits as they jumped to a 7-0 lead in two innings. Dani Post got the big hit for the

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Trying to put it through the windmill

Eagles soccer team gets past Moberly 1-0 After Monday’s 1-0 win over the Moberly Spartans Monday night, SoBoCo Eagles soccer coach Chris Miller compared his team’s scoring efforts to that of a golfer on a putt-putt golf course. “We’re at the hole with the windmill, and every time we take a good shot, it hits

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Eagles volleyball makes due with different lineups

The Eagles volleyball team had to get to know one another quickly this past weekend as they went to the Eldon Tournament with a key injury and missing another senior who left the team. Hannah Crow, one of the Eagles’ top hitters and defensive players was injured at Kirksville and missed the entire weekend. Coach

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Pinto Pounding

Eagles explode for four late scores to down California Down 13-7 with one second left in the first half, Colby Phillips gave the SoBoCo Eagles a huge lift with a 96-yard kickoff return for a touchdown. But the Pintos came back on their first drive in the third quarter to re-take the lead at 19-14.

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Eagles Challenged To Get Back On Winning Track

You might think the SoBoCo Eagles would be the favorite to win its homecoming game over California on Friday night. The Eagles-Pintos kick off at 7 p.m. and will include the crowning of the homecoming king and queen during special ceremonies. And those ceremonies are a part of the problem – but let’s talk about

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