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RUSSELL One hundred and ten victories and two state semifinal trips into his coaching career, T.J. Maynard encountered a loss that shook him to his core.

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Where does Matthew Richardson’s moment rank in Raceland football history?

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HUNTINGTON Marshall welcomed Old Dominion to its version of hard “Knox” Saturday afternoon at Joan C. Edwards Stadium in a Conference USA showdown.

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STANTON Most of those who ran at Saturday’s Area 7 Championship cross country meet got a preview of the course which will be used for their state qualifier. Judging by the results, the defending regional champs look to be in good shape.

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WESTWOOD Punts and picks went Paintsville’s way on Friday night as the Tigers used a torrid start to put away Fairview, 56-0.

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LLOYD As Russell lined up for a team picture on Greenup County’s field on Friday night, strategically placing the scoreboard in the background, it was turned off.

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MOREHEAD There are two rematches in the first round of the 16th Region girls soccer tournament, two first-time face-offs to begin the boys event, a path to a familiar high-stakes boys showdown and two likely favorites on opposite sides of the girls bracket.

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BUCKLEYS CREEK Battling from behind the entire second half, Lawrence County got within 40-35 of Pike County Central on Friday night on Baden Gillispie’s fifth scoring run of the night and S.J. Lycans’ extra point with 10:54 to go.

FLEMINGSBURG Russell remained perfect against 16th Region opponents with a 3-0 win (25-16, 25-15, 25-9) over Fleming County on the road on Thursday.

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YOSEMITE This weekly picks column has devolved into a competition between Aaron Snyder, Matthew Sparks and yours truly to see who can be the most ridiculous and also try the hardest to force-feed information from our personal lives to our long-suffering readers. (Recall folksy wisdom from a …

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ASHLAND Fairview’s volleyball team tied a program single-season record with 20 wins with a 3-0 victory (25-4, 25-4, 25-11) over Holy Family.

MOREHEAD Host Rowan County trailed in three of the first four sets, but still managed to rally to defeat Greenup County 25-23, 23-35, 25-8, 23-25, 15-8 on Wednesday.

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BOWLING GREEN Boyd County’s Olivia Hensley took her outstanding high school golf season to another level by firing a 3-under par 69 on Tuesday at Bowling Green Country Club.

RUSSELL A matchup of two of the 16th Region’s four 20-win volleyball teams on Thursday night wasn’t as competitive as that billing might have foretold.

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Obituaries

Wilma McDavid passed Wednesday at Kings Daughters Medical Center. Funeral services will be Friday 1 p.m. at Malone Funeral Home. Visitation will be Friday 11 a.m. until service.

Earle G. Wheeler, 92, passed away October 14, 2019, in Lexington, Ky. He was born on February 5, 1927, in Ashland, Ky., to the late Franklin F. and Neva Lemaster Wheeler. He was preceded in death by his wife of 66 years, Margaret Rowe Wheeler. Earle was a retired employee of IBM and a member…