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Quincy Herald-Whig
Bottoming out: Rockford Lutheran hands QND worst loss of Connell coaching eraQUINCY -- Bruce Bazsali worried he was being lulled into a false sense of secur
Bottoming out: Rockford Lutheran hands QND worst loss of Connell coaching era
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 4 days ago
QUINCY -- Bruce Bazsali worried he was being lulled into a false sense of security. Wednesday night, under the lights on the Rockford Lutheran football team's home turf, the Crusaders went through a series of 20 plays that would be the staple of... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
QND sticking to basics in order to make another playoff pushQUINCY — New names. Same playbook. That's been a mantra Quincy Notre Dame foot
QND sticking to basics in order to make another playoff push
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 6 days ago
QUINCY — New names. Same playbook. That's been a mantra Quincy Notre Dame football coach Bill Connell has believed in for the last two decades. It's what the Raiders are sticking by this year, despite the graduation of a running back who amassed... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
Leave a Trace: Duerrisms for August 20thDuerrisms roars into Week One of the Show Me State Football Season with our ful
Leave a Trace: Duerrisms for August 20th
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 14 days ago
Duerrisms roars into Week One of the Show Me State Football Season with our fully fleshed out Preseason Power Poll Gridiron Greetings everybody. Welcome to a new season of High School Football. Welcome to our most beloved slate of seasonal sports,... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
2015 KHQA Barnstorm Tour: QND RAIDERS (Part One)Led by a Linebacker Bill Connell calls the toughest pound for pound player he h
2015 KHQA Barnstorm Tour: QND RAIDERS (Part One)
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 16 days ago
Led by a Linebacker Bill Connell calls the toughest pound for pound player he has coached, the QND Defense looms large in 2015 2015 KHQA BARNSTORM TOUR Tour Stop: QUINCY NOTRE DAME RAIDERS Team Strengths: Wide Receiver/Tight End, Defensive Line,... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Orne returns to coach girls basketball in QND's time of needIn the wake of Tom Shields' abrupt resignation as the boys basketball coach aft
Orne returns to coach girls basketball in QND's time of need
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 21 days ago
In the wake of Tom Shields' abrupt resignation as the boys basketball coach after less than four months on the job, Orne agreed to listen to any plans the QND administration concocted to fill the vacancy. It turned out the plan included asking Orne... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Schuckman: QND ignores the glitz, finds grit and integrity needed in new coachBill Connell understands the perception fostered by being a football coach with
Schuckman: QND ignores the glitz, finds grit and integrity needed in new coach
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 21 days ago
Bill Connell understands the perception fostered by being a football coach with the remnants of a deep Southern drawl. "People may think, ‘Well, Bill Connell may not think a lot,'" he said. The truth of it is the Quincy Notre Dame athletic director... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Shields accepts then resigns job as middle school principal at Griggsville-PerryQUINCY — Quincy Notre Dame isn’t the only school Tom Shields has left in a lurc
Shields accepts then resigns job as middle school principal at Griggsville-Perry
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 29 days ago
QUINCY — Quincy Notre Dame isn’t the only school Tom Shields has left in a lurch. Janet Gladu, the superintendent of the Griggsville-Perry School District, confirmed she had reached an agreement for Shields, who had been hired in April to be the... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Schuckman: Raiders show signs of maturity when faced with more adversityMaybe Tom Shields is out of luck since you can't teach an old dog new tricks.
Schuckman: Raiders show signs of maturity when faced with more adversity
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 29 days ago
Maybe Tom Shields is out of luck since you can't teach an old dog new tricks. Yet, if it were possible to take a 67-year-old high school basketball coach with a reputation for being unscrupulous and instill in him some integrity, this Quincy Notre... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
GONE: Shields Resigns As Quincy Notre Dame Boys Basketball CoachAfter being hired in April, Tom Shields arrived at his sixth coaching position
GONE: Shields Resigns As Quincy Notre Dame Boys Basketball Coach
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted a month ago
After being hired in April, Tom Shields arrived at his sixth coaching position in the last seven years. The Raiders will now look to hire their fourth coach since February. Tom Shields took over the Quincy Notre Dame boys basketball program in April... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Shields leaves QND before coaching one game, takes job at New Mexico high schoolQUINCY — Quincy Notre Dame may have to start a search for a boys basketball coa
Shields leaves QND before coaching one game, takes job at New Mexico high school
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted a month ago
QUINCY — Quincy Notre Dame may have to start a search for a boys basketball coach all over again. Tom Shields, hired in April to be the Raiders’ head coach, has accepted a similar coaching position in New Mexico. Jerrett Perry, the director of... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Shields leaves QND before coaching one game, takes job at New Mexico high school@mschuckman@whig.com | @MSchuckmanWHIG QUINCY — Quincy Notre Dame may have to
Shields leaves QND before coaching one game, takes job at New Mexico high school
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted a month ago
@mschuckman@whig.com | @MSchuckmanWHIG QUINCY — Quincy Notre Dame may have to start a search for a boys basketball coach all over again. Tom Shields, hired in April to be the Raiders’ head coach, has accepted a similar coaching position in New... Read more

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