Panthers edge Marysville

Concordia edged Marysville 22-21 in eighth grade girls’ basketball play Thursday at the Concordia Junior-Senior High School gymnasium.
The Panthers jumped out to a 13-2 lead in the first quarter.
Marysville pumped in eight points in the second stanza, and limited Concordia to just two, to make it 15-10 at halftime.
The Panthers allowed just two points in the third quarter, and scored three, to go up 18-12.
Marysville outscored Concordia 9-4 in the final period to make it a 22-21 game.
Jordan Eshbaugh paced the Panthers with nine points, and Cameron Collins added eight points.
The Concordia B-team was beaten 12-2 by Marysville.
Marysville was up 9-0 at halftime, and outscored Concordia 3-2 in the second half.
Jissel Garcia scored two points for Concordia.

SPORTS

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Rimrodt places second in singles

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NEWS

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Medical Director of the Year

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For the record 4-18-14

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OPINIONS

Letter to the Editor 4-18-14

Dear Editor,   Questions that need answers? 1. Why should we sign up for the Special Civility Pledge? 2. Isn't the “Bill of Rights” still acceptable?        3. Aren't the Ten Commandments still taught? 4. What happened to the... [More]

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