It was a battle for the Silver Tiger Trophy at Tiger Stadium Friday night. A big crowd and a big win for the Smith-Cotton Tigers, as they defeated Warrensburg, 26-6.

It was a big ground game for Smith-Cotton with 52 carries for 312 yards. The leading ball carrier for S–C was Gauge Young, with 13 carries and 95 yards. Brice Pannier had 10 carries and 49 yards and two touchdowns in the ball game.

Blake Grupe with a field goal of 20 and one of 321 in the ball game.

The Tigers now are 2-1 on the season. They travel to Pleasant Hill next Friday night to try to extend their wins to three in a row.

Our pre-game show starts next Friday at 6:40 pm with the kickoff at 7:00 at 92.3 BOB-FM.

In the photo below: After teammate Gauge Young (36) sacks Warrensburg quarterback Jaason Levine (10), Smith-Cotton defensive end Korbin Scott intercepts the errant pitch and returns it 53 yards for the first touchdown of the game Friday night at Tiger Stadium.

(Photos courtesy Bob Satnan, Sedalia School District 200)

Bob Satnan
Bob Satnan