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Greg Jackson is the Sports Editor for the Fayette Advertiser and Democrat-Leader

Softball season opens with tournaments for Howard County area teams

Of the five high schools in my coverage area, four will be on the road Saturday to open the 2015 softball season. Let’s take this one school at a time. First off, Fayette will travel to Marshall, facing Carrollton bright … Continue reading

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Lewis & Clark Conference releases 2015 All-Conference baseball list

When I wrote that headline, I really, really wanted to add “…FINALLY!” at the end, but I figured that was a bit too much. It has taken three months, but I’m about to show you something I thought would never … Continue reading

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Podium ceremonies for 2015 Howard County area track and field All-Staters

Thanks to the power of shooting video on cell phones, this page is full of the podium ceremonies for the Fayette, New Franklin, Glasgow and Harrisburg track and field athletes who received All-State honors at the 2015 Missouri State Track … Continue reading

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Howard County area 2015 track and field sectional qualifiers

I can’t believe it has been more than a month since I last posted on here. Don’t worry, I’m making up for my absence in the month of April right now. District track was on tap today for Class 1 … Continue reading

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Missouri Sportswriters/Sportscasters Association releases 2014-15 Central Missouri All-District basketball teams

April may be approaching, but the basketball accolades are continuing to pile on. This All-District list was compiled by the area sportswriters and sportscasters from mid-Missouri. To give you an idea of how big our district is, it stretches as … Continue reading

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Six area basketball players are named 2015 KRES All-Stars

It’s been a good year for Howard County area basketball when six players (or 20 percent of the awardees) are named to the KRES All-Star team, which was announced earlier today. A total of 15 boys and 15 girls make … Continue reading

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Central Activities Conference: 2014-15 All-Conference basketball teams

Many conferences wait until the final team is finished with the state playoffs before announcing All-Conference lists. So now that the Cairo girls have wrapped up their basketball season with a fourth-place finish at state, here is the long-awaited CAC … Continue reading

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