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Herrin turns back Patriots 59-52
A couple of bad passes late in the game and a sub-par defensive effort resulted in a tough seven point loss Friday night for Massac County’s Patriots. A Malcom Amos six footer drew first blood for ...
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Lady Pats rout West Frankfort
Massac County’s Lady Patriots played one game last week, routing the Lady Redbirds from West Frankfort 60-21, and in so doing improved their record to 14-5 overall and 6-0 in the SIRR Ohio division...
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Superman Classic pairings released
The 2012 Coca Cola —Superman Classic gets underway next Monday night at 6:30 p.m. with number 4 seed Goreville taking on number 5 Carbondale. At 8 p.m., number 2 Massac County faces off with number...
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Olympic trial qualifier has ties to Metropolis
Jackie Pirtle-Hall, daughter of Beth and Jerry Pirtle of St. Charles, Mo.; granddaughter of Ruth Pirtle of Olive Branch and the late Charles Pirtle; and niece of Marty and Gary Pirtle of Metropolis...
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Is this the state of the game?
If you saw last Friday night’s basketball game between the Patriots of Massac County High School and the Rangers from Benton, you saw the best and the worst of high school basketball. While it was ...
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Pats hold off Benton 55-53
You had the feeling going in, that last Friday’s game with Benton would be eventful, to say the least. The scrappy little bunch of jump-shooters from Franklin County has matured into a muscular, ph...
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Patriots fourth at Eldorado Holiday Tournament
When the brackets were released for the 47th annual Eldorado Holiday Tournament (EHT), the pundits rated Harrisburg the top seed. They had Meridian as the number two seed, Herrin was third and Mass...
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pats fall at Murphy, win at Eldorado
Massac County traveled northwest last week to Murphysboro to tangle with the reigning kingpins of southern Illinois prep basketball, the Red Devils. With graduation losses taking a heavy toll on Mu...
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Pats claim second tourney title
For the second time in 15 days, Massac County’s Lady Patriots took down the Lady Lakers from Calloway County and for the second time, the win earned the ladies a tournament championship. After beat...
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Patriots named to all conference team
Six MCHS Patriot football players were recently named to the SIRR All Conference Team. On offense, Shaquille Moore and Malcom Amos were named to the honorary squad while on the defensive side of th...
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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