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Bennington Banner
Bulldogs open with big routThe Burr and Burton Academy football team opened its season with a 62-0 win ove
Bulldogs open with big rout
Bennington Banner / Posted an hour ago
The Burr and Burton Academy football team opened its season with a 62-0 win over Mount Mansfield on Saturday afternoon in Jericho. BBA quarterback Griff Stalcup accounted for five touchdowns in under a half of work. Stalcup scored the first BBA... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
High school football: Lee faces tough competition to prepare for seasonWEST SPRINGFIELD >> The Lee football team hopes facing tough competition
High school football: Lee faces tough competition to prepare for season
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 11 hours ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD >> The Lee football team hopes facing tough competition prior to the season will prepare it to earn a Division VI postseason berth. Lee coach Keith Thomson said Saturday's quad scrimmage featuring West Springfield, Chicopee... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
High school girls cross country 2015: Keystone's Shannon Wargo ready to make a run at making state a 3rd straight yearShannon Wargo is thrilled about this cross country season for one simple reason
High school girls cross country 2015: Keystone's Shannon Wargo ready to make a run at making state a 3rd straight year
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 20 hours ago
Shannon Wargo is thrilled about this cross country season for one simple reason: she’s healthy. That’s key for the Keystone senior, who despite starting the last two seasons following significant layoffs due to injury, still managed to qualify to... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
South Range has lots of funThe South Range girls featured four of the top five runners to take the Divisio
South Range has lots of fun
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
The South Range girls featured four of the top five runners to take the Division II-III team title with 20 points. Xena Maali, a state qualifier last season, was first out of 66 girls runners. She completed the 3,200-meter course at Mills Creek Golf... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Relentless drive makes UB’s Leipold a master builderLance Leipold had just led Wisconsin-Whitewater to the NCAA Division III nation
Relentless drive makes UB’s Leipold a master builder
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 hours ago
Lance Leipold had just led Wisconsin-Whitewater to the NCAA Division III national championship in his first season as a head football coach. The year was 2007. He was 43 years old. He had reached a pinnacle of his profession after 21 years in... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
High school football: Lee faces tough competition to prepare for seasonWEST SPRINGFIELD >> The Lee football team hopes facing tough competition
High school football: Lee faces tough competition to prepare for season
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
WEST SPRINGFIELD >> The Lee football team hopes facing tough competition prior to the season will prepare it to earn a Division VI postseason berth. Lee coach Keith Thomson said Saturday's quad scrimmage featuring West Springfield, Chicopee... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Hurricane Football Expects Another Strong SeasonThe Westhampton Beach football team has been one of the top East End programs f
Hurricane Football Expects Another Strong Season
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
The Westhampton Beach football team has been one of the top East End programs for some time now—and look for that trend to continue this fall. With a steady coaching staff that very rarely changes—head coach Bill Parry is entering his 19th season on... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Last shot for Bourbon comes at WashburnBrandon Bourbon is penciled in as a starter. Assuming his body complies and le
Last shot for Bourbon comes at Washburn
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Brandon Bourbon is penciled in as a starter. Assuming his body complies and lets him start the football season. Injuries have tormented Bourbon ever since the tailback signed with Kansas after once amassing 451 yards rushing in a single game for... Read more
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The News-Herald
Big plays help Mayfield finally top NordoniaMayfield Wildcats Mayfield�s offensive philosophy is that no down is insurmoun
Big plays help Mayfield finally top Nordonia
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
Mayfield Wildcats Mayfield�s offensive philosophy is that no down is insurmountable and that they can make a play at any time. Exhibit A: Michael Canganelli. The Wildcats� junior running back had touchdown runs of 60, 86 and 53 yards, leading... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
A deeper roster boosts hopes for Wahconah Regional golf teamDALTON >> Wahconah golf coach Pete Terpak doesn't necessarily believe in
A deeper roster boosts hopes for Wahconah Regional golf team
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
DALTON >> Wahconah golf coach Pete Terpak doesn't necessarily believe in omens. But he is hoping history can repeat itself in 2015. The Warriors last won a Western Massachusetts Division II championship 10 years ago. Terpak said he's hoping... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Middies slow to start but finish big in shutout of LorainLORAIN — Midview’s high-powered offense took awhile to get going Friday in the
Middies slow to start but finish big in shutout of Lorain
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted yesterday
LORAIN — Midview’s high-powered offense took awhile to get going Friday in the non-conference opener at George Daniel Field. One half, in fact. After Lorain was able to limit the Middies’ passing attack in the first half, junior quarterback Dustin... Read more
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ESPN
Montana Grizzlies coach Bob Stitt is a cult favorite among coachesMISSOULA, Montana - New Montana coach Bob Stitt has been called everything from
Montana Grizzlies coach Bob Stitt is a cult favorite among coaches
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
MISSOULA, Montana - New Montana coach Bob Stitt has been called everything from Sasquatch to a mad scientist. Since West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen used Stitt's version of the fly sweep to score four touchdowns in a 70-33 rout of Clemson in the... Read more
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Marshall Independent
SMSU FOOTBALL: From opponents to teammatesindependent.com MARSHALL - After four years of going against each other on the
SMSU FOOTBALL: From opponents to teammates
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 days ago
independent.com MARSHALL - After four years of going against each other on the gridiron, Dawson-Boyd's Zach Stratmoen and Canby's Corey Castell are now teammates in their freshman year of college. Both are on the Southwest Minnesota State football... Read more
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The News-Herald
Lake Catholic embracing underdog role this seasonMaribeth Joeright/MJoeright@News-Herald.com Lake Catholic's Monica Eckford, lef
Lake Catholic embracing underdog role this season
The News-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Maribeth Joeright/MJoeright@News-Herald.com Lake Catholic's Monica Eckford, left, and Lauren Witte are unable to block a kill by Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin's Ambre Pierce during their first game at Lake, September 23, 2014. NDCL defeated Lake... Read more
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Bennington Banner
BBA field hockey ready for seasonMANCHESTER >> In the three years since co-coaches Barb Miceli and Julie F
BBA field hockey ready for season
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
MANCHESTER >> In the three years since co-coaches Barb Miceli and Julie Fifield took over the Burr and Burton Academy field hockey program, the Bulldogs have gone from one twin, to two wins, to eight — the team's highest win total since they... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Experienced core leads MAU field hockey in '15BENNINGTON >> For the Mount Anthony field hockey team, coach Amber Cottre
Experienced core leads MAU field hockey in '15
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> For the Mount Anthony field hockey team, coach Amber Cottrell goes into her second season with a lot of momentum from her first. While the Patriots finished 5-11 overall, MAU won a playdown game. They also have nine returning... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Terriers looking to build on strong finishWhile playing some of the top teams in state in the opening six weeks, Vandebil
Terriers looking to build on strong finish
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
While playing some of the top teams in state in the opening six weeks, Vandebilt went 0-6. But as the weather cooled, the Terriers got hot. Vandebilt won its final four games before falling 34-21 in the first round of the Division II playoffs at De... Read more
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The Morning Journal
2015 area region-by-region preview(TEAMS LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER; 2014 regular-season records are included)
2015 area region-by-region preview
The Morning Journal / Posted 3 days ago
(TEAMS LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER; 2014 regular-season records are included) Leading the way: Olentangy (10-0), St. Edward (8-2), St. Ignatius (6-4), Westerville Central (9-1) Contenders: Austintown-Fitch (7-2), Berea-Midpark (8-2), Brunswick... Read more
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The News-Herald
Week 1 games to watchChagrin Falls at Kirtland � What: Nonconference game � When: 7 p.m., Aug. 28
Week 1 games to watch
The News-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Chagrin Falls at Kirtland � What: Nonconference game � When: 7 p.m., Aug. 28 � Where: Rogers Field � What to watch: You have to go back to September 2009 to find the last time Kirtland lost a regular-season game. This is going to be one of the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hayne tip of NFL iceberg, says Brisbane coachJarryd Hayne is far from the only Aussie to try to crack the NFL system. Photo:
Hayne tip of NFL iceberg, says Brisbane coach
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Jarryd Hayne is far from the only Aussie to try to crack the NFL system. Photo: Getty Images Jarryd Hayne is the tip of the iceberg when it comes to Aussies trying to make the grade in the NFL. Ben Sinapati, coach at the Bayside Ravens where Jesse... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Cardinals want to push further into playoffsThey returned to their winning ways, finishing with an 8-4 overall record and a
Cardinals want to push further into playoffs
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
They returned to their winning ways, finishing with an 8-4 overall record and advancing to the quarterfinal round of the Division II playoffs. Second-year Cardinals coach Chris Bergeron said he is hoping to build on what was accomplished last... Read more
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Burbank Leader
Girls' volleyball preview: Burbank looks to move on with new coachThere have been some coaching changes among the four local girls' volleyball te
Girls' volleyball preview: Burbank looks to move on with new coach
Burbank Leader / Posted 3 days ago
There have been some coaching changes among the four local girls' volleyball teams this season. Kyle Roach has been replaced at Burbank High after a criminal scandal and Karl Rojo takes over for his first season with the Bulldogs. Cindy Ortiz has... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Cardinals want to push further into playoffsThey returned to their winning ways, finishing with an 8-4 overall record and a
Cardinals want to push further into playoffs
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
They returned to their winning ways, finishing with an 8-4 overall record and advancing to the quarterfinal round of the Division II playoffs. Second-year Cardinals coach Chris Bergeron said he is hoping to build on what was accomplished last... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Terriers looking to build on strong finishWhile playing some of the top teams in state in the opening six weeks, Vandebil
Terriers looking to build on strong finish
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago
While playing some of the top teams in state in the opening six weeks, Vandebilt went 0-6. But as the weather cooled, the Terriers got hot. Vandebilt won its final four games before falling 34-21 in the first round of the Division II playoffs at De... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Basketball: Ashland basketball lands Jodi Johnson — The Medina County GazetteWADSWORTH — The Ashland women’s basketball program snared another big fish. Wa
Basketball: Ashland basketball lands Jodi Johnson — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
WADSWORTH — The Ashland women’s basketball program snared another big fish. Wadsworth first-team All-Ohioan Jodi Johnson is going to give up volleyball, as the senior accepted the Division II school’s partial scholarship offer that increases with... Read more
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ESPN
Brandon Banks, former Vanderbilt Commodores football player, to play at Lane CollegeJACKSON, Tenn. -- A former Vanderbilt football player accused of raping an unco
Brandon Banks, former Vanderbilt Commodores football player, to play at Lane College
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
JACKSON, Tenn. -- A former Vanderbilt football player accused of raping an unconscious student has been admitted to Lane College, and the coach there says he will play football. Lane President Logan Hampton told The Jackson Sun on Monday night that... Read more
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The Advocate
Defending champions University High, Livonia squaring off in jamboreeThe teams aren’t the same, but the excitement surrounding Friday’s football jam
Defending champions University High, Livonia squaring off in jamboree
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
The teams aren’t the same, but the excitement surrounding Friday’s football jamboree between University High and Livonia continues to grow. “You can look at our guys and see they’ve got a little extra pep in their step,” Livonia coach Guy Mistretta... Read more
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Paradise Post
Paradise football opens season at home FridayParadise >> Bobcats football is back starting Friday. That’s when American Can
Paradise football opens season at home Friday
Paradise Post / Posted 5 days ago
Paradise >> Bobcats football is back starting Friday. That’s when American Canyon High of the six-division Sac-Joaquin Section comes to town to try and avenge its 63-16 home loss to Paradise a year ago in week zero. Both teams are mighty different... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
In tribute: Former coach remembered for devotion to ENMUBy Kevin WilsonDeputy Editorkwilson@cnjonline.com When describing B.B. Lees, i
In tribute: Former coach remembered for devotion to ENMU
Clovis News Journal / Posted 5 days ago
By Kevin WilsonDeputy Editorkwilson@cnjonline.com When describing B.B. Lees, it might be simpler to list the things he didn’t do for Eastern New Mexico University. Lees, a former teacher, coach, and athletic director for ENMU, died Monday night at... Read more
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SportingNews
Former Vandy player accused of rape signs with Division II schoolLane College president Logan Hampton confirmed that Brandon Banks, 21, has been
Former Vandy player accused of rape signs with Division II school
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
Lane College president Logan Hampton confirmed that Brandon Banks, 21, has been admitted to the Division II school located in Jackson, Tenn. The school has an enrollment of about 2,000 and is affiliated with the Christian Methodist Episcopal... Read more
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The Advocate
District 6-3A Louisiana high school football preview: University High, Parkview Baptist eager for more marquee matchups in state's top 3A leagueThe downside to playing in the state championship game is that there can only b
District 6-3A Louisiana high school football preview: University High, Parkview Baptist eager for more marquee matchups in state's top 3A league
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
The downside to playing in the state championship game is that there can only be one winner. Of course, the teams in District 6-3A might beg to differ. University High beat Parkview Baptist to reign in District 7-3A the past two seasons. Expect more... Read more
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The Advocate
10 big storylines for 2015 Baton Rouge-area high school football season1. It’s a new year with new challenges. LHSAA schools finally may be settling
10 big storylines for 2015 Baton Rouge-area high school football season
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
1. It’s a new year with new challenges. LHSAA schools finally may be settling into a select/nonselect football playoff routine, but a new two-year districting plan shakes things up. One key change sends Livonia, last year’s 3A state champion, into... Read more
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The Advocate
District 5-5A Louisiana high school football preview: Nobody overlooks Catholic, but Ascension Parish rivals have plenty at stake tooIt’s hard to imagine any team in District 5-5A overlooking perennial power Cath
District 5-5A Louisiana high school football preview: Nobody overlooks Catholic, but Ascension Parish rivals have plenty at stake too
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
It’s hard to imagine any team in District 5-5A overlooking perennial power Catholic High, but that doesn’t mean the Bears are the most important game on everyone’s schedule. Catholic High and St. Amant are the top dogs, but East Ascension and... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Jordy's Injury Will Test Packers' WR YouthThere are irreplaceable players, and then there are players who would fit under
Jordy's Injury Will Test Packers' WR Youth
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
There are irreplaceable players, and then there are players who would fit under that label if they played for any other team. Nelson crumpled during the Packers’ Week 2 preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. In the first quarter of an... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Santa Cruz Derby Girls bring home third in WFTDA D-II playoffSanta Cruz jammer Taraism spins around the inside of the pack during the third-
Santa Cruz Derby Girls bring home third in WFTDA D-II playoff
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Santa Cruz jammer Taraism spins around the inside of the pack during the third-place game of the WFTDA Division II playoffs in Cleveland on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015. The Santa Cruz Derby Girls defeated Houston Roller Derby, 154ñ141. Mark... Read more
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The Maui News
Streak stopped: Kamehameha Maui deals Lahainaluna first MIL loss in 18 gamesThe Kamehameha Schools Maui football team dealt Lahainaluna its first Maui Inte
Streak stopped: Kamehameha Maui deals Lahainaluna first MIL loss in 18 games
The Maui News / Posted 7 days ago
The Kamehameha Schools Maui football team dealt Lahainaluna its first Maui Interscholastic League loss in 18 games on Saturday, winning 11-7 at Sue D. Cooley Stadium in Lahaina. The game was the MIL season opener for both teams, and the first league... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Pitch perfectThe plan this season is for history to repeat itself. The Dragons posted a 14-
Pitch perfect
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
The plan this season is for history to repeat itself. The Dragons posted a 14-3-2 record last year, reaching the Division II district final for the first time in school history. The road ended with a 3-0 loss to Canfield, a defeat that was made... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
HSU Athletics: Devin Peal, Lizzie Prescott among 2015 Hall of Fame classFormer Humboldt State starting pitcher Lizzie Prescott, seen here in a 2008 fil
HSU Athletics: Devin Peal, Lizzie Prescott among 2015 Hall of Fame class
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
Former Humboldt State starting pitcher Lizzie Prescott, seen here in a 2008 file photo, was a three-time All-American and led the Lady Jacks to the national title in 2008, the second in program history. Times-Standard File ARCATA >> The latest group... Read more
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The Advocate
Kayin White had a breakthrough year with Parkview Baptist as a running back last season. His dad, former LSU great Lyman White, is soaking it up, glad to be in the backgroundSome moments are frozen in time. Even on a hot, humid August day, senior Kayin
Kayin White had a breakthrough year with Parkview Baptist as a running back last season. His dad, former LSU great Lyman White, is soaking it up, glad to be in the background
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Some moments are frozen in time. Even on a hot, humid August day, senior Kayin White has no problem remembering his first high school touchdown. “I got in during the second half against Broadmoor,” White said. “That was my first game. The second... Read more
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The Advocate
Zach Kelly, Michael Beauchamp help Silliman rush past Trinity EpiscopalNATCHEZ — Zach Kelly and Michael Beauchamp combined for 261 rushing yards and t
Zach Kelly, Michael Beauchamp help Silliman rush past Trinity Episcopal
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
NATCHEZ — Zach Kelly and Michael Beauchamp combined for 261 rushing yards and two touchdowns, leading Silliman Institute to a 20-15 road victory over Trinity Episcopal Friday night. Beauchamp ran for a game-high 140 yards on 16 carries and scored... Read more
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The Maui News
Bears fall to DiablosThe Diablos scored touchdowns the first five times they had the ball en route t
Bears fall to Diablos
The Maui News / Posted 8 days ago
The Diablos scored touchdowns the first five times they had the ball en route to a 63-7 win over Baldwin on Friday night in front of about 500 fans at War Memorial Stadium. Twice in the first half Mission Viejo had touchdowns called back by penalty,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
King of the HillThe Eagles lost an outstanding senior class that put together two straight 10-0
King of the Hill
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
The Eagles lost an outstanding senior class that put together two straight 10-0 regular seasons and consecutive regional final appearances. It's up to the underclassmen from last season to step up, and senior running back George Hill said they have... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Prep notebookTickets for the the Ohio High School Athletic Association state football finals
Prep notebook
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
Tickets for the the Ohio High School Athletic Association state football finals in Ohio Stadium Dec. 3, 4 and 5 are now on sale. All-session tickets for the seven championship games in the club level, which are the chair-back seats on the west side... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Warren ready to toe the XC starting lineOf the nine girls on the Warriors roster, eight of them ran it - Kaylee Pate, K
Warren ready to toe the XC starting line
The Marietta Times / Posted 8 days ago
Of the nine girls on the Warriors roster, eight of them ran it - Kaylee Pate, Katelin Stull, Caitlyn Burroughs, Cassie Cordy, Katelyn Chesser, Daisy Baker, Casey Brague and Caroline Stollar. And, of the 16 boys out for the royal blue and white XC... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Oceanside standout Mazurek to play baseball at Southern New HampshireROCKLAND, Maine — For Oceanside High School incoming senior Nick Mazurek, the a
Oceanside standout Mazurek to play baseball at Southern New Hampshire
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
ROCKLAND, Maine — For Oceanside High School incoming senior Nick Mazurek, the athletic aspect of his college choice was more about what discipline to focus on instead of where to play. The 6-foot-3, 220-pound Mazurek is the reigning Class A golf... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Young Eagles aim for region four-peat“Our plan is to win a football game going into every single week,” Fleming said
Young Eagles aim for region four-peat
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
“Our plan is to win a football game going into every single week,” Fleming said. “That's our goal and that's what our kids work for. This has been one of the best summers that we've had as a group. We're excited about the players that we have out... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hargis: Rhea staff to be commended for opening with BaylorIt was a gamble, but one Mark Pemberton believes will pay off once the prep foo
Hargis: Rhea staff to be commended for opening with Baylor
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
It was a gamble, but one Mark Pemberton believes will pay off once the prep football season goes from August heat to November's playoff chill. While some coaches prefer to play an easier out-of-region schedule, others believe tougher competition —... Read more
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The Maui News
Lunas reloadedThe Lunas said goodbye to a stellar class that left with two state finals appea
Lunas reloaded
The Maui News / Posted 10 days ago
The Lunas said goodbye to a stellar class that left with two state finals appearances and a 36-8 overall record in the last four seasons. The class of 2015 grew from one of the youngest teams in school history to perhaps its best all-time when all... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Hoban girls soccer team building on last season�s successBy Sean Patrick AKRON — Archbishop Hoban High School girls soccer head coach P
Hoban girls soccer team building on last season�s success
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 10 days ago
By Sean Patrick AKRON — Archbishop Hoban High School girls soccer head coach Pat Dobbins said the key for his team this season is to “play as a unit.” “One of our slogans this year is ‘together we will.’ The seniors came up with that slogan and I... Read more
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Marshall Independent
SMSU VOLLEYBALL: Diedrich joins staff as assistantindependent.com MARSHALL - The Southwest Minnesota State University volleyball
SMSU VOLLEYBALL: Diedrich joins staff as assistant
Marshall Independent / Posted 11 days ago
independent.com MARSHALL - The Southwest Minnesota State University volleyball team will have a new, but familiar face on the sideline this year. Former player Devin Diedrich will be joining the coaching staff as a graduate assistant. The 2013 SMSU... Read more
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