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Beyond the Boxscore: Canton's Logsdon hopes to be cleared to return after Christmas

PALMYRA, Mo. -- Lance Logsdon is hoping for one thing for Christmas. A clearance from the doctor he can return to the basketball court. "That'd be a nice gift," the Canton boys basketball senior said. Logsdon, the Tigers leading scorer from last season, is

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Blocking turns tide in QND's favor

GLASFORD, Ill. -- With its back against the wall, the Quincy Notre Dame volleyball team needed to figure out a way to get back into the Class 2A Illini Bluffs Super-sectional against Eureka. The Raiders did that by making it difficult...

Canton ends frustration of coming up short in state tournaments
Mat Mikesell

Canton ends frustration of coming up short in state tournaments

CANTON, Mo. With one throw from pitcher Olivia Jarvis to her sister and first baseman Abby Jarvis for the final out, years of frustration for Canton teams finally ended. The softball team clinched the school's first state championship. "It means so much

How will local Missouri football districts shake out?
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How will local Missouri football districts shake out?

The Missouri State High School Activities Association released the football playoff brackets Saturday evening. With the bracket unveiled there are some interesting first-round games and intriguing potential matchups as the postseason progresses. Here's a breakdown of the brackets involving local teams.

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Canton believes this trip to state is different

SALISBURY, Mo. -- The Canton softball team sealed its third trip to the Class 1 state tournament Saturday with a 6-3 victory over Salisbury. The previous two times the Tigers never made it to the second day of the tournament. In 2014, Canton lost to Jeffer

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Big names missing from Running Raider field

QUINCY -- Several recognizable local names were missing from the lineups of the 17th annual Running Raider Classic Tuesday at South Park. Pittsfield's Eli Ten Eyck, who won the boys race last year, did not race as he's nursing a foot injury. Clark County's