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Big 8 fans that expected a drop-off in the success of Lamar Tigers football are in for a rude awakening. The three-time defending state champs had little problem in their season opener, blan...

With several new coaches in the Ozarks this fall we wanted to know who you the fans think was the best hire. The results are and winning in a runaway is former Mizzou and NFL defensive lineman ...

We asked you the fans how conference races would play out around the Ozarks and below are the results. Three teams were predicted to repeat (Webb City, Bolivar, Strafford) while four conference...

The Big 8 continues to be the premier mid-sized conference in the Ozarks. Since 2010 Cassville, Lamar, Monett, and Seneca have all made Final Four runs in their respective classes, with Lamar wi...

Each year players around the Ozarks step it up and take their game to the next level. Who will be some of those guys in 2014? Our 14 for ’14 series continues as we breakdown some guys that...

Mount Vernon was just 1-9 in 2013, but the ‘Neers are welcoming back a familiar face to help resurrect the program. HEAD COACH – Tom Cox, 1st season at Mount Vernon 2012 RECORD &...

We continue our 14 for '14 series with the area's volleyball hitters you need to know. Check back each weekday leading up to the first Friday of football for a new list. 14 for '1...

There are definite high hopes for the Mt. Vernon Lady Mt'neers volleyball program in 2014. Those hopes stem from a successful 2013 season that saw the Lady Mt'neers finish with an 18-...

Football practice began on Monday, which kicks off just over two weeks of predictions and previews before things begin to get settled on the field. The O-Zone is putting together a lot of previe...

For the leading scorers of the Missouri State basketball teams, the past five months have been spent rehabbing and being patient. Very, very patient. Marcus Marshall and Kenzie Wil...
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Pictures: Mizzou 38, South Dakota State 18

The Tigers won their opening game of the season in front of 60,000 people.

Pictures: Strafford XC Meet

Springfield Catholic swept the team titles while Tabitha Weber and Daylan Quinn clenched individual gold medals.

Pictures: Top 100 Photos of Week 2 Football

Catch the 100 best photos from the second week of the football season.
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Mohawk Chronicles: Week 2 Football Recap
Who were the big players from Week 2 football? What do you have to look forward to in Week 3. I cover it all here. See all of Week Two's top plays in the video above. Big Man on Campus Johnny Healy, Mountain Grove – Often...
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5 Takeaways from Mizzou's win over SDSU
Mizzou opened its football season with a 38-18 win over FCS opponent South Dakota State on Saturday. Here are five things I am taking away from the first game of the season. PICTURES: MIZZOU VS. SOUTH DAKOTA STATE - CLICK HERE 1. It is a good thing...
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Win or lose, 2014's the turning point for Bears' program
 The freshness of a new season offers a chance for a fresh start, hope and the promise of a better future.   And if you’ve been a Missouri State football fan or follower for any part of the past two and a half decades, you know no team...
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2014 Girls Tennis outlook
With the fall season rapidly approaching, who are the area high school tennis players that could find themselves in the state playoffs? Here's a look at some of the best around the area.   Class 2 Contenders (Players) CeCe Givens,...
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Who will be SW Missouri's best male XC runner in 2014?
  Blake Barth - Carl Junction
  Camden Barrett - West Plains
  Tristan Eaton - Sparta
  Nathan Hall - Kickapoo
  Jesse Herd - Branson
  Marcus Johnson - Nixa
  Luke Miller - Glendale
  Kaden Overstreet - Lamar
  Daylan Quinn - MV/BT-Liberty
  Caleb Stillings - Ava
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