Friday Night Fever

10/23/2014

Local high school teammates bonded by more than football

Posted 12:35 PM 10/23/2014 by Eric Kelly, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

MEXICO - Many teams base their success on the number of wins and losses at the end of the season.

The Missouri Military Academy Colonels are not one of those teams.

On paper, this small college preparatory school in Mexico, MO is failing on the football field. Over a stretch of (More)...

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Opening Drive, previewing high school football: district playoffs

10/20/2014

Week nine Friday Night Fever plays of the week

Posted 10:23 AM 10/20/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports

Here are your week nine Friday Night Fever plays of the week! What an end to the regular season of mid-Missouri high school football. Voting for the final plays of the week ends Friday at 3 p.m. and make sure to watch KOMU 8 News at 6 to see the results.

10/17/2014

FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 9

FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 9

Posted 3:02 PM 10/17/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - That is it, the regular season is over for most mid-Missouri high school football teams. Hickman and Hazelwood Central meet tomorrow.

Everyone plays at least one more week because of districts.

Click here to see all the (More)...

10/16/2014

Opening Drive: Previewing high school football, week nine

Posted 11:04 AM 10/16/2014 by Tyler Greever and Andrew Kauffman, KOUM 8 Sports Reporters

COLUMBIA - In this week's episode of Opening Drive: Winning usually means everything to football teams. See why it doesn't for the Missouri Military Academy in Mexico.

Then, our hosts show you where the most fiery tailgates and craziest fans were last week.

Finally, see the full preview for the Friday Night Fever Game of the Week: Eldon vs. Southern Boone. We have previews for all of the other big games too! 

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