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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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Girls soccer team second in Centralia tourney
For the second time this season, Massac County’s Lady Patriots soccer team placed second in a very competitive tournament. This time, the girls actually lost in the championship game and weren’t re...
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MCHS Patriot baseball splits a pair . . . sort of
After the exciting 3-2 win over Herrin on April 22, the Patriot baseball team sort of kissed their sister with an 8-8 tie on April 23 against Benton. The back-and-forth affair ended when the umps c...
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Lady Rangers fall to 2-6
The improvement is easy to see, but the disappointment is also likewise easy to see. At the season’s beginning, first-year Joppa High School Lady Rangers softball coach Michelle Johnson was highly ...
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MCHS’ Childers throws ‘perfecto’ against Goreville
Lady Patriots’s senior lefthander Kaylee Childers tossed that rarest of gems Monday afternoon against Goreville with a 21 up, 21 down perfect game. Childers recorded 11 strikeouts in the 5-0 win an...
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MCHS softball team gets three more in the win column
The unbeaten and — depending on which poll you rely on — either second- or fourth-ranked team in the state got three more wins this past week. The Lady Patriots put a 20-1 shellacking on Murphysbor...
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Patriot baseball team wins twice
Massac County’s baseball team recovered from the tough loss to Harrisburg last week to put up a 5-3 win over Murphysboro on April 16 and a thrilling come-from-behind 3-2 win over Herrin on Monday. ...
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Glass era ends at Massac
Kelly Glass, Massac County High School athletic director and head football coach, has accepted an associate head coaching position with the new McCracken County High School and will leave behind a ...
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