Sports
Hill shines at state track and field meet
Sophomores Leilani Hill and Emily Hoard were Massac County’s only representatives at the IHSA Girls State Track and Field Meet held last weekend at O’Brien Stadium in Charleston. Hoard, who has pro...
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Vienna ends boys’ season
What had been a somewhat surprisingly good season for Massac County’s baseball team came to a bitter end Thursday at Harrisburg’s Dorris Heights Baseball Complex. Vienna pulled off the upset and be...
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Massac Lady Patriots are ‘takin’ care of business’
Way, way back in 1973, Randy Bachman penned a song about a “white collar worker” — a techie in a recording studio — that was later revamped to become a song about just about anyone who worked for a...
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Baseball team splits last pair; regionals are Thursday
The Massac County Patritots tangled with a pair of west Kentucky teams to end their regular season and came out with one win and one loss. The boys whipped St. Mary last Thursday 7-3 at home but dr...
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Harrisburg wins girls’ soccer regional in Olney
For Massac County, the third time was not a charm as Harrisburg’s Lady Bulldogs shut out the Lady Patriots 3-0 to take the Olney regional on Saturday. Harrisburg was a just bit too physical for Mas...
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Unbeaten softball team turns focus to regionals
Phase 1 of the “Peoria Project” is now in the books and it’s on to Phase 2. With an unblemished mark of 28-0-1 at the end of regular season play, the Massac County Lady Patriots now start the nerve...
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More from the worlds of track, soccer, softball
Hill, Hoard do well at West Frankfort tourney Massac County’s Lady Patriots track team has had a fair amount of success this spring as Leilani Hill and Emily Hoard have become dominant in their mai...
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OVC champs Korte, APSU head to NCAA regionals
Talk about saving your best for last. Metropolis native Dustin Korte survived the travails of college life as a freshman then produced two seasons of solid, if not spectacular, golf for the Governo...
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Patriots win a close one
Despite Mother Nature, Massac’s baseball team got in a pair of games last week and added two more wins to their resume. A 26-0 blowout at Egyptian was followed with a good effort in a 3-1 win at An...
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Lady Patriots knock off defending state champs, remain unbeaten
An ESPN “Instant Classic,” last Thursday night’s match-up of Massac County and Nashville at SIU’s Charlotte West Stadium pitted two of the state’s very best softball teams and the game lived up to ...
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