Sports
Girls soccer team plays first home game
While it wasn’t as well attended as last year’s first home game for the boys’ soccer team, the inaugural Lady Patriots home soccer game went off without a hitch. Well, sort of. A wet, soft field, 4...
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Lady Patriot softball starts 2013 with win
Massac County’s Lady Patriots began their 2013 softball campaign with an irregular 11-7 win over Anna-Jonesboro Friday. After climbing on top of A-J 6-0, the Lady Pats rallied for four runs in thei...
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Lady Trojans taking fourth trip to state championship heading back to state for fourth time
For the fourth consecutive year, Massac County Junior High’s Lady Trojans will compete for a Southern Illinois Junior High School Athletic Association (SIJHSAA) Class L championship. The girls are ...
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Lady Pats first-ever home soccer game is Thursday
Press Release The Massac County High School girls soccer team will play the first-ever home game in program history on Thursday at the new soccer complex on Metropolis Street. Game time is 4:30 p.m...
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Tis the season: March Madness begins
It’s here, folks, the malady that is high school basketball is in its final throes as champions are being crowned, dethroned and replaced. Quincy’s powerful Notre Dame team won the girls’ 3A title ...
Mar 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bradford earns recognition at LMU
Massac County High School graduate Kelsey Bradford was crowned as the Railsplitter of the Week at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tenn. for the week ending Feb. 11. Bradford, a 5’3” senio...
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Rams stun Patriots, 63-39, at 3A sectional
It wasn’t the fact that Massac County lost last Wednesday night in the Carbondale 3A sectional, it was the manner in which they lost. What was a gutsy, hustling, overachieving team all year, the Pa...
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Youth teams holding sign-ups through Saturday
Press Release For children interested in sports, two opportunities are underway to become involved. Massac County Youth Sports Association is hosting a sign-up from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday at...
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Lady Patriots run ends at ‘Sweet 16’
Massac County’s Lady Patriots’ run at a state championship berth ended Saturday at Waterloo with a 46-35 loss to Breese Mater Dei. The ladies overcame some key injuries and personnel losses to get ...
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Lady Pats advance to sectionals
“It weren’t purdy,” but it was a win. Massac County’s Lady Patriots overcame a slow and sloppy start to post a thrilling 45-41 win against Bethalto Civic Memorial (BCM) Monday night, Feb. 18, in th...
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