Does name on front or back of jersey mean more to fans?
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Does name on front or back of jersey mean more to fans?

The quote is attributed to Herb Brooks, the legendary University of Minnesota hockey coach who guided the 1980 U.S. Olympic men's hockey team to a gold medal, but coaches universally have used some variation of it. "The name on the front...

Hamilton follows father's path with LPGC appearance
Golf

Hamilton follows father's path with LPGC appearance

Drake Hamilton couldn't really seek out any course knowledge from his father before playing in the 45th annual Pepsi Little People's Golf Championships. A few years have passed since Todd Hamilton last played Westview Golf Course.

Creativity helps cure weather delay induced boredom
Golf

Creativity helps cure weather delay induced boredom

Every minute or two, another parent rolled out of the side door to the Westview Golf Course clubhouse, walked 10 or so steps to the southeast corner of the building and sized up the storm clouds rolling past. Every now and then...

Marth's WGEM career begins, ends with putting family first
Sports

Marth's WGEM career begins, ends with putting family first

Everything began the way most Friday nights did back then. It ended a way no other has -- before or since. That's what makes it classic. Ben Marth was hired in the summer of 2002 to be the lead play-by-play voice for WGEM radio.

QU team camp put top talent front and center
Prep Boys Basketball

QU team camp put top talent front and center

Ryan Hellenthal relishes the opportunity to showcase all the Quincy University men's basketball program has to offer. He's anxious to see some good basketball, too. The Hawks will hold their annual team camp this weekend with teams...

Mendenhall's determination paves way back to basketball court
Prep Boys Basketball

Mendenhall's determination paves way back to basketball court

All Noah Mendenhall wanted was a number, something tangible to grasp onto during the recovery process. His doctor didn't exactly oblige. "I remember asking him, 'Do you want to give me a 1 out of 10 range of me being able to play basketball this year?'"

Outdoors

Sleeping in tent is opportunity to embrace nature's chatter

The glow of the lantern faded ever so slowly until the interior of the tent fell to black. The chatter from nearby campsites faded just as slowly. Eventually, the music died down, the partying ceased and the only things interrupting...

Mission accomplished as pro-am creates generous atmosphere
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Mission accomplished as pro-am creates generous atmosphere

Ben Crane pulled the driver from his bag, stepped onto the seventh tee and turned to his playing partners for some advice. "Do I take up the right side?" he asked, unsure of the safest landing area for the par-4, 407-yard hole at Westview Golf Course.

Beyond the trip: QND players offer perspective on championship day
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Beyond the trip: QND players offer perspective on championship day

Three Quincy Notre Dame girls soccer players -- junior midfielder Anna Stokes, freshman midfielder Ellie Peters and junior goalkeeper Delaney Walker -- are offering a behind-the-scenes look at the Raiders' trip to the state tournament.

Beyond the trip: QND players share their state tournament experience
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Beyond the trip: QND players share their state tournament experience

Three Quincy Notre Dame girls soccer players -- junior midfielder Anna Stokes, freshman midfielder Ellie Peters and junior goalkeeper Delaney Walker -- are offering a behind-the-scenes look at the Raiders' trip to the state tournament.