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Geography with Goudge

“It’s that time of year for college football’s post-season individual honors.  The ‘cream of the crop’ or All-Americans of the 130 Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) teams as selected by Associated Press (AP).  This map displays the 1st, 2nd & 3rd Team All-Americans by their hometown state over the last three years. Six states, Texas (28),

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Geography with Goudge

NCAA Women’s Div. I Volleyball Champs, 1981-2018 “The 2019 NCAA Women’s Volleyball National Championship is being held this weekend in Pittsburgh, PA.  Baylor, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Stanford are the Final Four teams.  Over the course of 38 years (1981-2018) only ten different teams have been crowned champions.  During the first 19 years (1981-1999) schools with

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MHS senior chooses Hannibal-LaGrange

Maryville High’s Piper Zarbano signed a letter of intent on December 10 to participate in women’s soccer for Hannibal – LaGrange University, Hannibal. Zarbano is joined by front: her mother, Stacey Crews, Zarbano, brothers, Kole Zarbano, Wyatt Zarbano; back: Spoofhound Head Girls Soccer Coach Dale Reuter. Zarbano was offered a spot on the team and

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Geography with Goudge

“This weekend is the NCAA Men’s Div. I Soccer Final Four in Cary, NC. This proportional symbol map displays the team champions over the last 30 years.  Virginia Cavaliers lead with seven titles followed by the Indiana Hoosiers with five. Past success would indicate that this year’s winner will be from the northeast or west

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Geography with Goudge

“As we move from November to December, the college basketball season is in full swing.  In addition, it was also the Early Signing period (Nov. 13-20) for recruits from the class of 2020.  84 out of the Top 100 high school players have already made commitments.  Primarily to perennial contenders like Duke, Kentucky, and North

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Ticket information for quarterfinal playoff at Ferris State

The Ferris State University Bulldogs will host the Northwest Missouri State Bearcats in the NCAA Division II National Quarterfinals this Saturday, Dec. 7, at FSU’s Top Taggart Field in Big Rapids. Kickoff for the Super Region Three Championship game is slated for 1 p.m. (ET)/12 p.m. (CT). Tickets for the national quarterfinal playoff game are

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MEC soccer accolades given to Hounds

The Midland Empire Conference honored seven Maryville Spoofhounds with year-end awards. The Hounds, with a season record of 5-2, saw Hunter Johnson, junior, honorable mention goalie; Quinn Pettlon, freshman, first team defenders; Jaxon Pettlon, senior, honorable mention defenders; Jaden Hayes, senior, first team mid-fielders; James DiStefano, sophomore, honorable mention mid-fielders; Justin Staples, junior, second team

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Midland Empire Conference names all conference football honorees

Twenty-two positions on the all conference football roster for the Midland Empire Conference were filled by Maryville High School Spoofhounds. On offense, first team offensive linemen were Jackson Bram and Tallon Noland; second team offensive lineman, Jeff Stooksbury and honorable mention offensive lineman, Blake Casteel; first team running back, Aiden Cullin; second team running back,

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4 basketball tourneys hit the December calendar

During the week of December 2 – 7, there are four basketball tournaments for Nodaway County high school boys and girls teams. The 61st Mound City Invitational Basketball Tournament will begin with pool play on Monday, December 2 for both the boys and girls teams. On the girls bracket, at 7:30 pm, East Atchison, seeded

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4 football players make all district team

The 2019 District 3 All District Team for eight-man football has been announced. Senior Dalton Luke, Platte Valley, was named to the offense as a running back and Austin Welch, a Worth County junior, earned an offensive line spot. Two defensive backs, Patrick O’Connor, a Platte Valley senior, and Karson Oberhauser, a North-West Nodaway junior,

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