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Saying good-bye is a tough thing to do

I was afraid this day might eventually come, and sure enough, here we are, my last story as sports editor with the Fayette Advertiser and Democrat Leader. Friday was my last day working here in Fayette, and fittingly, Fayette’s high … Continue reading

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Predictions for Day One of the 2016 New Franklin Tournament

I’ll be posted up on the south side of Howard County for most of the week, especially on Tuesday and Thursday, if the seeds play out as they should. I’m sure I posted brackets on Twitter when they first came … Continue reading

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Recap of Day Two at the 2015 Glasgow Tournament

I guess if I’ve learned anything the past two days, it’s that the coaches know what they were talking about. Don’t pick any first-round upsets. Lesson learned. Spoiler alert: the teams with the white jerseys won tonight. Glasgow (G) 39, … Continue reading

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Predictions for Day Two of the 2015 Glasgow Tournament

Last night was a pretty good start to this year’s Glasgow Tournament. How well will things go tonight in the remaining first-round games? We’ll see the 3-6 and 2-7 contests. First up… No. 7 Slater (G) vs. No. 2 Glasgow … Continue reading

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2015 Central Activities Conference softball All-Conference team

It seems like months ago, but I remember sitting in New Franklin, watching the Lady Bulldogs nearly win the conference title this fall. Literally, New Franklin was one out from beating Cairo to claim first place in the CAC, but … Continue reading

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2015 Central Activities Conference baseball All-Conference team

Sturgeon won the Central Activities Conference championship this fall. As a result, the Bulldogs tied for having the most All-Conference players with five, including four first-teamers. New Franklin had four All-Conference players, all landing on the first team. Glasgow went … Continue reading

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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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