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Kline/Shockley quartet win Metro Country Club’s two-couple event
They say good news travels fast and that must hold true in the “golf grapevine” as well. This past weekend Metropolis Country Club held a two-couple scramble tournament and an overflow field showed...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meet the Patriots is Friday
Press Release Are you ready for some football? The “Meet the Patriots” football kick-off will be Friday night. New coach Ryan Lott welcomes all Patriot fans out to the field to get behind the rebui...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Patriots cast their ‘Lott’ with new football coach
For the second time in three years, the Massac County High School football program has a new man at the helm. After the one-year tenure of John Warren, the Pats hired one of Warren’s assistants fro...
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Korte named interim golf coach at Austin Peay
By Galen Shelton Planet Sports bethashelton@yahoo.com The ties between Massac County and Austin Peay State University (APSU) grew a little stronger last week when Dustin Korte accepted the interim ...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Country club’s Junior Golf holds season-ending tourney
David Hearn was a last-minute “volunteer” to run the Metropolis Country Club (MCC) junior golf program this summer, and this past week wound down the Wednesday morning adventures with a season fina...
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Patriots golf fundraiser is big hit . . . again
In the length of time that I have been associated with the Planet in the sports department, I have come to appreciate the interest in the high school golf program in the community. While the progra...
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Masingales take Metro’s King Kat title
The Masingale boys — Darryl and Jason from Paragould, Arkansas — have cashed in all but one Cabela’s King Kat event, and this past Saturday, when the tour made its annual Ohio River stop at Metropo...
Jul 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Conkle wins second MCC Open title
J.R. Conkle came out smokin’ on Saturday in the first round of the Metropolis Country Club (MCC) Open Invitational, firing a five under par 66 and backed up only slightly on Sunday to hold off the ...
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Catfish angler tourney hitting Metro Saturday
Staff Report The annual Cabela’s King Kat tournament trail will return to the area Saturday, as competitors hit the waters of the Ohio River at Metropolis. This is an opportunity for local catfish ...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Post 306 takes District 25 title
Metropolis’ Post 306 American Legion baseball team went undefeated in District 25 Tournament play to take the district title. In title round play, Post 306 whipped number one seed Carrier Mills 13-...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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