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McDuffee named to USSSA list
Press Release Ashton McDuffee has been named for the 2013 edition of “The Best Players in USSSA Baseball.” McDuffee is the 15-year-old son of Michael McDuffee and Cassie Graves, both of Metropolis....
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Patriots reach 7-2 with three more wins
Massac County’s Patriot basketball team enjoyed a successful, if not slightly crazy, week as they notched three more wins to move to 7-2 on the young season. The Pats came out on the winning end of...
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Lady Patriots bag two more conference wins
Massac County’s Lady Patriots remain unbeaten in conference play with a pair of wins last week over Herrin and Harrisburg. The Tuesday night win over Herrin was a back-and-forth affair with both te...
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MCHS bowling team on a ‘roll’
Massac County High School’s keglers are on somewhat of a roll. The young bowlers recently knocked off Carterville with a team score of 2585 — an average score of 172 — to run their season’s record ...
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Lady Rangers on three game winning streak; Rangers fall to Shawnee, Dongola
Winning streaks have been rare for Joppa’s Lady Rangers for the last few years but this year’s edition has racked up three Ws in a row with wins over Agape, Christian Fellowship Academy (CFA) and D...
Dec 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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MCHS freshmen take Benton tourney
The 50th annual Benton Freshmen Invitational came down to the host school’s junior Rangers and Massac County’s youngest Patriots, and then it came down to overtime as the ninth-grade Patriots broug...
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Patriots fall to Graves County at Hoopfest
“It’s early December, not late January,” said Patriots coach Joe Hosman. “We gave ourselves a chance to win, and we didn’t lay down against a very, very good Graves County team. I was pleased with ...
Dec 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Patriots lose to Marshall at Hoopfest
Massac County’s Lady Patriots lost to a highly regarded local team at Thursday’s Marshall County Hoopfest when the girls dropped a 53-41 decision to host school Marshall County. The Lady Patriots f...
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Rangers improve against Hardin County
The young Joppa Rangers played Hardin County’s Cougars back on Nov. 26 in the Crab Orchard Thanksgiving Tournament and the results were embarrassing. Two weeks ago, the Cougars rolled to a 62-35 ro...
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Wildlife Preservation Fund Project grants announced
Press Release The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) recently announced the award of grants for wildlife enhancement projects made possible through donations to the Illinois Wildlife P...
Dec 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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