Area Sports

Important Information for Deer Hunters from MDC

MDC shares important information for deer hunting Learn about deer numbers, seasons, landowner permits, sampling and testing for chronic wasting disease, Share The Harvest, and more. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports that deer numbers are increasing in much of the state and that trend should contribute to an increase…

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Class 1, District 9 All District Team Announced

Infielders Caroline Linberger – North Shelby Kylee Stott – Scotland County Tegan Burbridge – Canton Emma Hultz – Canton Riley Strange – Knox County Outfielders Kenzie Guilfoyle – Canton Morgan Blessing – Scotland County Chesney Robbins – North Shelby Pitchers Abby Jarvis – Canton Kina Billings – Scotland County Natalie Thrasher – North Shelby Catchers…

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Salisbury and La Plata Advance to Class 1 Softball State Semifinals

By David Sharp    Salisbury, Mo. – October 24, 2020 – Kaisen Carter drove in four Salisbury runs, leading the Panthers (20-6) to a 12-5 victory over Leeton in the October 24, 2020 MSHSAA Softball Quarterfinal round at Salisbury. Jaden Howard went 4-4 at bat with three Salisbury RBI’s.   Salisbury scored six runs in…

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2020 MDC Baiting Regulations

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds hunters to be aware of baiting regulations during the fall deer and turkey hunting seasons. The use of bait, including grain or other feed placed or scattered to attract deer or turkey, while hunting is illegal. The regulations are in place to help limit…

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School District Lays Out Plan for Basketball Season

Submitted by Keith Gudehus, 6-12 Assistant Principal, Knox County Middle/High School Athletics and Activities Director Dear Knox County Community, As you are all well aware, these past 7 months have presented challenges beyond anything most of us could have ever imagined. Our local schools and sports programs are not immune to these challenges and, in…

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Tiger Homecoming Victory Marks the End of a Rivalry

 Homecoming is always an exciting event simply on its own merits. But there was an extra energy in the air at Tiger Field Friday night, as everyone in the crowd and on the field knew it was the final time for Scotland County (2-5) and Knox County (2-5) to meet on the gridiron, at least…

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Lady Eagles Win LCC Slugfest at Westran

By David Sharp    Knox County and Westran put on an offensive show in the early innings of their September 24, 2020 Lewis and Clark Conference varsity softball game at Kelly O’D Neal Field at Westran. The first four Knox County batters reached Hornet starter Ireland Chapman for base hits and scored.    Ireland Chapman…

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Salisbury Blanks Lady Eagles

By David Sharp    Salisbury (16-4) played a solid defensive game in October 2, 2020 Lewis and Clark Conference softball at Knox County. The defending Class 1 state champion Panthers opened up a four run game with a seven run sixth inning for an 11-0 win.    Jaden Howard cashed in a first inning Knox…

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