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Meridian finishes as runner-up
Meridian’s Bobcats lost a 56-52 heartbreaker in Saturday’s Class A State Finals at Peoria to Brimfield. Brimfield posted a 9-6 first quarter lead. But more important than the score was Meridian’s D...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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CrossFit athletes compete in event to support MCHS athletics
Staff Report CrossFit — an exercise program combining elements of gymnastics, weightlifting, powerlifting, sprinting, rowing and jumping — has been the talk of the fitness world over the last few y...
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King places second nationally in high jump
Press Release Former Massac County High School track and field athlete Alex King claimed second place in the men’s high jump with a leap of 7 feet, 1/4 inch earning All American honors at the Natio...
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Carbondale ends Patriots’ season
Carbondale’s number one seeded Terriers flexed their muscles in Tuesday, March 3’s second round of the Metropolis Class 3A boys’ regional. After winning their rematch with the Herrin Tigers in firs...
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Patriots take regional opener
Massac’s Patriots won their regional opener Monday night against Herrin 49-38. Massac had whipped the Tigers earlier this season and had the favor returned last week at Herrin before Monday night’s...
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Rockets shoot down Lady Pats’ dream, 39-35
The Massac County Lady Patriots saw their 2014-15 season end Monday night at the Elite Eight level with a 21-9 record. Massac had every chance to win the game against the Rochester Rockets, but jus...
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Lady Pats win sectional
To get to Monday night’s Elite Eight, Massac County’s Lady Patriots pulled off an upset of some note Thursday night when they handed Bethalto Civic Memorial (BCM) a 36-31 loss to take the Highland ...
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WKCTC Invitational is Friday, Saturday
Press Release The West Kentucky Stars, the basketball team at West Kentucky Community and Technical College (WKCTC) in Paducah, will host its annual invitational Friday and Saturday in Haws Gymnasi...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rangers get regional win at Century
A red hot third quarter by freshman Thomas Kendall and an aggressive defensive effort propelled the Joppa Rangers by Egyptian 69-60 in first round action in the Class A Century regional Monday nigh...
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Lady Pats win regional at Murphysboro; whip Mascoutah in sectionals
Everything just seemed to fall right for Massac County’s Lady Patriots in the Murphysboro regional this year, and it sure didn’t hurt that the girls are playing some of their best basketball of the...
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