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BCS bowl madness: LSU, Alabama in controversial rematch for championship

Renee Griffin, Sports Writer

December 20, 2011

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The NFL, NBA, and NCAA basketball playoff systems are all the standard bracket, elimination process. But NCAA football has a different system to determine the league champion: the Bowl Championship Series (BCS). With no playoff...

Workouts prompt mixed feelings

Renee Griffin, Sports Writer

November 15, 2011

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A student’s productivity in the school weight room is limited only by his or her strength and endurance, as there is no shortage of equipment available. No matter which exercises a lifter does, the weight room can cater to...

Cross country teams move on to state

Renee Griffin, Sports Writer

October 30, 2011

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Both the boys’ and girls’ cross country teams will travel to the state meet in Peoria next weekend after good showings in sectionals. The girls’ team finished fourth overall at sectionals. Sophomore Meaghan Gelinas finished f...

Bears best Geneva Vikings in first play-off round

Adam Griffith, Sports Writer

October 30, 2011

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The Bears came out on top Saturday with a narrow win over the Geneva Vikings. Fewer fans than usual filed into Mel Eide to watch the Bears quickly fall behind Geneva off of a fumble on the first play 14 seconds into the game. ...

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