Monthly Archives: February 2011

The “District of Doom” begins first-round action tonight

Although this is a down-to-the-wire post, I’ll get my predictions out of the way before tonight’s 5 p.m. tip-off between New Franklin and Slater. But let’s take a quick look back at Saturday’s Class 1 district action for our local … Continue reading

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We have a couple of winners!

Two area teams celebrated their conference championships tonight and hopefully one more will do the same Saturday. I got a text message earlier this evening from Mick Cropp, Glasgow boys head coach. The Yellowjackets won the Central Activities Conference outright … Continue reading

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Salisbury claims L&C boys title, Glasgow boys take sole lead of CAC

With three days left in the high school basketball regular season, conference races are reaching their melting point. A few of the races have already been decided. The Salisbury boys, with their win last night at Westran, claim the regular-season … Continue reading

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Class 2 District 7 brackets released (and my 100th post)

Although this may be deemed as “The District of Doom,” it wasn’t as hard as I thought it would be to predict how the seedings would go earlier tonight in Harrisburg. However, I don’t anticipate that every better-seeded team will … Continue reading

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Predicitions for our local district tournament seedings

I’ve spent this winter making predictions for almost every game of each tournament Fayette has played in this season (Glasgow, New Franklin, Slater). The same will go for the district tournament, but I want to take a moment to acknowledge … Continue reading

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Fayette boys drop out of Class 2 rankings, Harrisburg girls climb to No. 1

There was a bit of a shakeup in the high school basketball rankings released this morning. With an 86-63 loss at Salisbury on Friday, the Fayette boys (15-5) have dropped out of the Class 2 polls after spending five weeks … Continue reading

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Salisbury fans post redemption video

My YouTube video from last month garnered a comment this morning that simply said, “look up salisbury vs fayette.” So I did. As a result, I came across this video, which was posted this morning. It contains the final 1:13 … Continue reading

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Salisbury evens score with Fayette, teams split Courtwarming wins

Lots of basketball to talk about, so let’s get right to it, shall we? The ”District of Doom” had a pretty big shakeup tonight. Salisbury pretty much locked up the top seed in the district, dominating Fayette in an 86-63 … Continue reading

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Fayette boys top Paris with deadly attack of 3-pointers

I haven’t seen too many games where teams lived or died with the three-pointer, but that was definitely the case for Fayette last night. After falling behind 16-1 in the first quarter and scoring just three points (all three were … Continue reading

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Area high school basketball teams: UPDATED remaining schedules

Upon realizing that all of last weeks postponements, cancellations and reschedulings may cause some confusion for the rest of February, the following lists are of each of the five schools in our coverage area and their updated remaining schedules. I … Continue reading

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