Championship fight: Clark County outlasts Palmyra for district crown
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Championship fight: Clark County outlasts Palmyra for district crown

KAHOKA, Mo. -- For the entire night Palmyra quarterback Corder Lehenbauer pulled tricks out of his hat, but on the final play he finally ran out. Facing fourth and a mile down 30-26 to Clark County in the Class 2 District 6 championship game with under...

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College game preview: William Jewell at Quincy University

William Jewell at QU When: 1 p.m. Saturday Where: QU Stadium Records: William Jewell -- 1-9 (0-6 Great Lakes Valley Conference). QU -- 4-6 (1-5 GLVC). Radio: WGEM 105.1 FM All-time series: QU leads 4-3. Last meeting: Nov. 3, 2018 -- QU 23, William Jewell 17.

Raiders relying on trench warfare to advance in playoffs
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Raiders relying on trench warfare to advance in playoffs

QUINCY -- Sam Hea sounded off the Quincy Notre Dame football team's arsenal of offensive weapons as if it were a roll call. Johnny Ohnemus? Here. Grant Hyer? Here. Ben Kasparie? Here. Lake Bergman? Here. Jack Marth? Here. "We have weapons," said Hea...

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Prep playoff preview: Quincy Notre Dame at Breese Mater Dei

QND at Breese Mater Dei What: Class 3A state quarterfinal When: 2 p.m. Saturday Where: Breese Mater Dei High School, Breese, Ill. Records: QND -- 8-3. Mater Dei -- 10-1. Radio: WGEM 1440 AM, WGEM 98.9 FM, WTAD 930 AM. Last meeting: Oct. 4, 2019 -- Mater Dei

Milo and Mock: Bond between QU linebacker and his dog makes journey extra special
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Milo and Mock: Bond between QU linebacker and his dog makes journey extra special

QUINCY -- Milo just wanted to help. A prospective student, his mother and Quincy University golf coach George Schrage walked through the student lounge on the basement floor of the QU Student Center during a campus tour last month when Milo...

Revenge tour: Palmyra looks to knock off top-seeded Clark County in district final
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Revenge tour: Palmyra looks to knock off top-seeded Clark County in district final

A week after avenging one of its three regular-season losses with a postseason victory, the Palmyra football team has a chance to redeem another defeat. Last week, Palmyra paid Monroe City back for a loss in the final regular season game with a 44-22...

Fight to the finish: Pirates' goal is to cap district with title
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Fight to the finish: Pirates' goal is to cap district with title

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The slow starts aren't as worrisome as some might think. The way the Hannibal football team finishes alleviates most of those concerns. Through the first two weeks of Class 4 District 4 play, the Pirates have outscored Fort Zumwalt East...

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Prep playoff preview: Hannibal at Wentzville Liberty

Hannibal at Wentzville Liberty What: Class 4 District 4 championship Where: Liberty High School, Wentzville, Mo. Records: Hannibal -- 7-4 (5-0 North Central Missouri Conference). Liberty -- 8-3 (3-2 GAC Central). Radio: KHMO 1070 AM Inside the matchup: The

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Prep notebook: CCC football coaches make classy gesture

The Clarence Cannon Conference football coaches showed how close a group of rivals can actually be. During the annual all-conference meeting, the coaches decided to honor the late Jamar White with the 2019 CCC Coach of the Year honor.

College notebook: Aschemann, Smith play key roles in Mules' title pursuit
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College notebook: Aschemann, Smith play key roles in Mules' title pursuit

Neither Zack Aschemann nor Deven Smith had to do much in the last game of the Central Missouri football team's march to the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association championship. When you start on defense for a team that wins 73-6...