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Opening Drive: Previewing high school football, week two

Posted 10:13 AM 8/28/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter & Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Two mid-Missouri high schools are trying to build up their football programs, Tolton and Battle. For details, click the video to the left for this week's Opening Drive, KOMU 8 Sports' weekly high school football show, which is making its online debut this week.

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Friday Night Fever Week One Plays of the Week

Posted 8:23 AM 8/25/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports

Here are your week one Friday Night Fever plays of the week! Watch the video and vote and be sure to watch Friday Night Fever each Friday night for all your local football coverage. 


FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 1

FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 1

Posted 3:06 PM 8/22/2014 by John Zupon, Jr., KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA- Week one of high school football started off with major heat threatening to go into the triple digits and delaying a lot of the games.

(Click here to see all the scores.)

However, the heat did not slow down the big plays. (More)...

The Extra Point: Game of the Week: North Callaway at Mexico


Mexico Bulldogs debut new press box at Friday's football game

Posted 12:01 PM 8/21/2014 by Mary Kate Burgess, KOMU 8 Sports

MEXICO, MO - The facilities at Hawthorne Heights are immaculate.  However, there used to be an eyesore right above the football field that had been there since 1992.  

The old press box at Mexico High School was "full of mold, structurally the integrity of it had be compromised (More)...

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