Monthly Archives: May 2011

Glasgow falls to Cairo, ending high school sports season

For the Fayette people who may be wondering why I wasn’t at the spring sports banquet tonight, the Glasgow baseball team was able to get in its sectional game tonight, thanks from the help of several volunteers who worked tirelessly … Continue reading

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More state track podium videos posted from YouTube

I managed to accomplish my goal this weekend of taping the podium ceremonies for all of our area athletes that earned All-State honors. Some of the videos are a little shaky, but considering I used my phone, I figured it … Continue reading

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Day Two of state track

Welcome back to the Class 1 and 2 State Track and Field championships at Jefferson City. The National Anthem just played, so we’re minutes away from continuing action. They’re going over instructions in the discus, so Haley Heuer is moments … Continue reading

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Revised schedule for Day Two of the State Track and Field championships

Events are expected to start at 11 a.m. Saturday morning at Jefferson City. The first local athlete on the docket is Harrisburg’s Haley Heuer, who will be competing in the Class 2 girls discus at that time. Click here to … Continue reading

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Sam Kircher wins Class 1 girls triple jump

Here’s the video I shot from the medal ceremony for the Class 1 girls triple jump earlier this afternoon.

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Day One of Class 1 and 2 state track

I just arrived in Jefferson City for the first session of the MSHSAA state track and field championships. Instead of being 95 degrees and scorching hot without a cloud in the sky, it’s 73 degrees and extremely overcast with a … Continue reading

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Glasgow baseball upsets Pilot Grove to win district title

Rather than writing both a blog and a story about tonight’s game, I’m feeling a little generous tonight. For our newspaper’s nonsubscribers, the following is the game story that will run in Saturday’s paper. For those interested, please pay a … Continue reading

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Glasgow wins a doozy against New Franklin

I think it’s safe to say that fans got their money’s worth last night in New Franklin for the Class 1 District 11 tournament semifinals. Glasgow advances to its first district championship game in school history after topping the Bulldogs … Continue reading

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Gandy shines for Columbia Home School

Fayette resident Drew Gandy, who starred for the Fayette summer Jr. Babe Ruth team in recent years, is making a name for himself on the Columbia Home School baseball team, made up of high-school level students who are home-schooled. The … Continue reading

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What are our local college athletes up to these days?

I ask myself that question every once in a while. Sometimes I’m able to catch up on some of them when I read Rus Baer’s extra points in the Columbia Tribune, but there are several others that seem to have … Continue reading

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