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Spoofhounds see defeat after 67 home victories, 2019 season ends

As the buzzer ended the November 15 District 8 game at the Hound Pound, the score, 28-29, found the Maryville Spoofhounds led by Head Coach Matt Webb without the “W.” The Lathrop Mules, coached by Chris Holt, will advance to the semi-finals on the run for the state championship. Holt, Spoofhound coach a decade ago,

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All-USA Girls Basketball Player Map. “With high school football season nearing an end, it is time to focus on winter sports.  USA Today annually selects the best high school girl basketball players in the nation.  This player production map, based on the past five years (91) of All-USA players, indicates a stronger regional concentration from

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Northwest Missouri State is scheduled to play unbeaten, #9 ranked, Central Missouri for a share of the MIAA title this weekend at Bearcat Stadium. The Bearcats are ranked #12 in the AFCA Coaches Top 25 Div. II Football Poll this week. The only two teams representing the MIAA Conference (center of map) among the Top

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“The Bearcat men’s cross-country is currently ranked #11 in the USTFCCCA NCAA Division II Men’s Cross Country National Coaches’ Poll.  The team placed second at the recent MIAA Championships.  This proportional symbol map displays a concentration of quality teams throughout the Midwest , Colorado and California. The Bearcats will compete in the NCAA North Central

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“The Bearcat men’s basketball team is again sitting on top of the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Rankings after their pre-season game with Duke this past weekend. They will open their regular season with the Small College Basketball Hall of Fame Classic this weekend (November 1 & 2) in St. Joseph.  This proportional symbol

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Nodaway-Holt volleyball Pink Out night

The Nodaway-Holt volleyball team hosted East Atchison October 24 for their Pink Out game which recognizes October as breast cancer awareness month. The Trojans fell to the Wolves, 22-25 and 17-25.

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“The Washington Nationals face the Houston Astros in Major League Baseball’s World Series this week.  This proportional symbol map displays the World Series Champions from 1903-2018.  Only 23 teams have won at least one World Series.  The New York Yankees lead with 27 followed by the St. Louis Cardinals with 11.  The Astros have won

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“The Maryville High School girls tennis team (District Team Champions) is playing for the sectional championship this week with a 12-5 record.  The Spoofhounds are among 3,644 players in the state of Missouri.  North Central states lead in per capita girls tennis participation.  There are 189,436 girls high school tennis players in the U.S., according

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The undefeated Bearcats are scheduled to play unbeaten Pitt State at Arrowhead Stadium this weekend. The Bearcats are ranked #7 in the AFCA Coaches Top 25 Div. II Football Poll this week. Three teams represent the MIAA Conference (center of map) among the Top 15 including Pittsburg State at #13 and Central Missouri at #15.

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The WNBA Championship Finals are being played this week. The Washington Mystics take on the Connecticut Sun in the best of five finals. There are 152 female players on the 12 teams that make up the WNBA. This per-capita map is based on where the players went to high school. The Mid-Atlantic and Midwestern states

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