Central doesn't score on final play, falls to Beardstown
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Central doesn't score on final play, falls to Beardstown

CAMP POINT, Ill. -- The final play might race through Zach Rankin's mind before he goes to bed Friday night. From the Beardstown 2-yard line, the Central football team's quarterback ran a bootleg to the right side -- while the scoreboard's horn went off sig

Brown County rallies with four TDs in final 17 minutes
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Brown County rallies with four TDs in final 17 minutes

MENDON, Ill. -- The Brown County football team scored four touchdowns in the final 17 minutes to rally for a 35-21 Western Illinois Valley Conference North Division victory over Unity-Payson on Friday night. The Hornets, ranked No. 4 in the Class 1A state

Pennewell rushes for 239 yards, three TDs for Monroe City
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Pennewell rushes for 239 yards, three TDs for Monroe City

MONROE CITY, Mo. -- Cole Pennewell ran for 239 yards and three touchdowns to lead Monroe City past Brookfield 36-14 Friday in a Clarence Cannon Conference game. Pennewell broke off a 46-yard touchdown run for the only score of the first quarter to put the

True team player: Daniels makes position change to help QU defense become more dynamic
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True team player: Daniels makes position change to help QU defense become more dynamic

QUINCY -- T.J. Daniels might not have understood why the Quincy University football coaching staff wanted to change his role, but he wasn't going to balk at their decision. A captain should have an anything-for-the-team mentality.

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College game preview: Quincy University at Southwest Baptist

Scouting the Hawks: The inefficient effort offensively in last week's 7-3 victory over Lincoln may not have been a total surprise to the coaching staff, based largely on how the Hawks practiced in the days leading up to the game. This week, it's been a di

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Louisiana officially leaving CCC for Eastern Missouri Conference

LOUISIANA, Mo. -- Late Wednesday night, Louisiana athletic director Ryan Griffin received a phone call that changed what had been a half-century affiliation with Northeast Missouri schools. The Bulldogs officially were bound...

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Prep football preview: West Hancock at QND

West Hancock at QND When: 7 p.m. Where: Advance Physical Therapy Field Records: West Hancock -- 4-0. QND -- 2-2. Radio: ESPN 1440 AM, WGEM 98.9 FM. Last meeting: September 23, 2016 -- West Hancock 56, QND 42. The Titans scored 26 straight points in the fourt

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Prep football preview: Quincy High School at Rock Island

Scouting the Rocks: Rock Island got bowled over in last week's WB6 opener, allowing Alleman's John West to run for 152 yards and two scores and the Pioneers to rush for 316 yards total in a 35-21 victory. The Rocks have allowed 1,070 yards rushing through

Blue Devils fill gaps along offensive line, develop rhythm to the run game
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Blue Devils fill gaps along offensive line, develop rhythm to the run game

QUINCY -- A.J. Miller can think of only one person to credit for helping the retooled Quincy High School offensive line find its chemistry. "Coach Wildrick," Miller said. "No doubt, Coach Wildrick." After losing two starters to injury in the Week 1 loss...

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Missouri Prep Football Polls: Week 6

CLASS 6 1. CBC (12), 4-1 2. Blue Springs (2), 4-1 3. Kirkwood, 4-1 4. Rockhurst, 5-0 5. Jefferson City, 4-1 6. Hazelwood Central, 5-0 7. Lee's Summit, 4-1 8. Springfield Kickapoo, 4-1 9. Raymore-Peculiar, 4-1 10. Eureka, 4-1 Dropped out: No. 9 SLUH Also r