Sports
Rangers get regional win at Century
A red hot third quarter by freshman Thomas Kendall and an aggressive defensive effort propelled the Joppa Rangers by Egyptian 69-60 in first round action in the Class A Century regional Monday nigh...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Lady Pats win regional at Murphysboro; whip Mascoutah in sectionals
Everything just seemed to fall right for Massac County’s Lady Patriots in the Murphysboro regional this year, and it sure didn’t hurt that the girls are playing some of their best basketball of the...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Other IHSA News
The Illinois High School Association Class A girls’ regionals wound down last week, and an already shorthanded Joppa team became seriously shorthanded at Cairo in second-round Cairo regional action...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pats whip Herrin, lay egg at Benton
The Patriots turned in another good performance against Herrin Friday night as they rolled to an impressive 70-43 home win over the Tigers. The boys held a two-point lead at the first juncture at 1...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Lady Patriots take fifth consecutive conference title
The last week or so has been a roller-coaster ride for Massac County’s Lady Patriots, but it ended on a definite upswing — the bizarre last-second loss at Benton on Feb. 3, a solid, routine win ove...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Two Lady Patriots advance to bowling sectionals
By Galen Shelton Planet Sports bethashelton@yahoo.com Massac County’s Lady Patriots bowling team saw its collective season end last week in Illinois High School Association regional competition, bu...
Feb 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Patriots get big win over Harrisburg
The Patriots shook off their two game losing skid Friday night by turning in one of their best performances of the year with a big 72-58 win over Harrisburg. The 14-point final margin was a tad mis...
Feb 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Joppa Rangers get back-to-back wins
Following a tough 75-67 loss to Dongola, the Joppa Rangers got back on the winning track with a modest two-game win streak last week. On Tuesday, the Rangers hosted Christian Fellowship Academy and...
Feb 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Patriots drop two last week
After a modest two game winning streak in the Superman Classic, the Patriots returned to regional play and dropped a pair of games. Friday, the boys went to Murphysboro and dropped a physical, loos...
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Lady Patriots win three more
Massac County’s Lady Patriots put three more notches in their lipstick case — to quote Pat Benatar — with wins last week over Harrisburg and Herrin and another win Monday night over a tough Carterv...
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Weather
Find more about Weather in Metropolis, IL
Sponsored By:
Beaus Blog Logo
Read Beau's Daily Analysis
METROPOLIS PLANET GOOGLE ANALYTICS CODE - SINGLE DOMAIN