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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)...


Centralia football coach limited this season

Posted 2:38 PM 8/20/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

CENTRALIA - Centralia Football Coach Erle Bennett is limited to coaching 550 hours this season due to a Missouri retirement statute.

Bennett retired from teaching last spring.

Steve Yoakum, the executive director of the Public School Retirement System of Missouri said, "The (More)...

Heat pushes back start times for high school games

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