Monroe City proving its able to stop the pass
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Monroe City proving its able to stop the pass

MONROE CITY, Mo. -- Zach Osborn has heard the myth that Clarence Cannon Conference schools struggle to defend spread offenses. "We know towns outside of the CCC think we're just run heavy," said Osborn, a junior running back for the Panthers. "But there's

Prep football preview: East Buchanan at Monroe City
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Prep football preview: East Buchanan at Monroe City

East Buchanan at Monroe City What: Class 1 semifinal game When: 1 p.m. Saturday Where: Lankford Field, Monroe City, Mo. Radio: KRES 104.7 FM Records: East Buchanan -- 11-2 (6-1 Kansas City Interscholastic Conference). Monroe City 13-0 (8-0 Clarence Cannon

Class 2 semifinal preview: Lafayette County at Clark County
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Class 2 semifinal preview: Lafayette County at Clark County

Lafayette County at Clark County What: Class 2 semifinal game When: 2 p.m. Saturday Where: Clark County High School, Kahoka, Mo. Radio: KMEM 100.5 FM Records: Lafayette County -- 13-0 (5-0 Missouri River Valley Conference East Division). Clark County -- 9-4

Keeping It Loose: Clark County embracing underdog role while looking for state title game berth
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Keeping It Loose: Clark County embracing underdog role while looking for state title game berth

KAHOKA, Mo. -- London Brunk admits he didn't think earlier this fall going to football practice the week before Thanksgiving was unlikely. Clark County was 1-4 after suffering a Week 5 loss to Clarence Cannon Conference rival Palmyra. "We always want to go

Quincy's Leonard, Truman's Robbins earn All-GLVC honors
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Quincy's Leonard, Truman's Robbins earn All-GLVC honors

INDIANAPOLIS -- One Quincy University football player and one Quincy High School graduate were named to the All-Great Lakes Valley Conference first team Wednesday. Junior linebacker Cody Leonard was the Hawks' only first-team selection.

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C-SC football season ends with a victory

CANTON, Mo. -- The Culver-Stockton College football team wrapped up its season on a winning note Saturday afternoon. The Wildcats scored six touchdowns during the second quarter of a 67-30 Heart of America Athletic Conference North Division victory...

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Schoenenberger catches two TD passes, Hawks otherwise struggle in finale

ROLLA, Mo. -- One of the best pass-catching tight ends in Quincy University history finally got to show why he's been such a worthwhile target throughout his career. Too bad it came after the Hawks' final game and final record were already decided.

Maroa-Forsyth rallies to stun top-seeded West Hancock
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Maroa-Forsyth rallies to stun top-seeded West Hancock

WARSAW, Ill. -- There was a shared sentiment from both sidelines following the West Hancock football team's Class 2A quarterfinal game against Maroa-Forsyth. The better team Saturday didn't win to advance to the state semifinals.

Clark County's defense grounds Thunderbirds to reach state semifinals
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Clark County's defense grounds Thunderbirds to reach state semifinals

KAHOKA, Mo. -- Ethan Allen knew the threat North Callaway's Adam Reno presented for the Clark County football team. The Indians made it difficult for the Thunderbirds running back and the rest of the offense to score. "We knew we were going...

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Save the date: Monroe City moves on to semifinals, coach gets engaged after victory

HUNTSVILLE, Mo. -- The dates for the semifinal and championship games are already set. All Monroe City football coach David Kirby and the Panthers have to do is keep winning to get there. The next date he worries about is going to take...