Monthly Archives: October 2010

A quick glance at the state football playoffs

OK, now that I’ve had some time to digest last night’s loss, I thought of something I came across last season. Fayette went 3-6 (technically 4-6 if you count the forfeit win over Sacred Heart); all six teams Fayette lost … Continue reading

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Yes Virginia, Westran really is as good as they say

Sorry for the delay in this post, but with a Thursday night game, I felt obligated to write the story for Saturday’s newspaper first and then focus on the blog. I’ve only covered high school football for five years, but … Continue reading

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Hot start for Fayette stopped cold by Holt, Wildcats

It took 32 seconds for Fayette to grab the lead tonight, but unfortunately, that lead didn’t last for very long. Just like Billy told me on Monday, Slater’s offense during the first half consisted a backfield that had three different … Continue reading

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Fayette’s strength of schedule is on the rise

Taking a quick look at some things before tonight’s big game against Slater…. Two of Fayette’s opponents have been ranked all season: No. 1 Westran and No. 2 Tipton. A few weeks ago, Salisbury climbed into the Class 1 Top … Continue reading

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Central Methodist athletics commercial

I came across this YouTube commercial a couple weeks ago, but I guess I forgot to blog about it at the time. Anyhow, here’s a look at a commercial put together for CMU’s student athletes.

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Area high school softball postseason honors

With all the area high school softball teams finished for the 2010 fall season, I’ve spent the past week receiving honors lists and searching for the ones that I haven’t gotten yet. To simplify the format for this, I’ve listed … Continue reading

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Final statistics for CMS football team

For those who have been waiting to read about Friday night’s game against Salisbury, I apologize.  Wasn’t really sure what to write about that game, so I decided to take a week off. Fayette lost 55-8 and had minus-36 yards … Continue reading

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Cole Camp running game annihilates Fayette

Have you heard of Nyklis Farris?  If you didn’t read about him in Wednesday’s paper, you’ll certainly read about him next week. Cole Camp’s running back had 19 carries for 281 yards and, hold on, let me count… 1… 2… … Continue reading

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Fayette softball final statistics

Due to printing problems yesterday, I wasn’t able to get the final stats from head coach Mike James until today. Here are the final statistics for the Lady Falcons this season. Clare Moorehead: 17-for-42, 1 triple, 8 RBI, .405 batting … Continue reading

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Opening night in softball district play

Lots of games tonight, so let’s get down to it. First, let’s start with Fayette’s district game against Marceline. Fans saw a rematch similar to a previous meeting a few weeks back. Fayette scored more runs this time, but Marceline … Continue reading

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