The Big 8 Conference is technically the Big 9 this year, with McDonald County joining the league prior to Carl Junction leaving for the COC. The Lady Bulldogs figure to be in the mix in a wide open race, with Aurora, East Newton, Mt. Vernon and the Lady Mustangs all looking strong.
Should the first round of the district football tournament be eliminated? Ken "Joboo" Pollreisz takes an in-depth look at the numbers, which reveal lots of blowouts, little to no upsets, and a whole lot of chalk.On the flip side of things, what about the Cinderella story and the bracket-busting upset?
There are plenty of intriguing match-ups featuring local teams in the second round of districts. Winners advance to next Friday's district championship games.
In the wake of the Manti Te'o "catfishing" hub-bub at Notre Dame, Joboo offers up his own believable/not-so-believable catfishing tales from the local sports scene