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Cougar archers take Gold and Silver in Hardin County Regional Tournament

Kylie Mosby (silver) and Adriana Armstrong (gold) By JD Ketten Hardin County Indoor Archery Coach Hardin County Archery held its 3rd annual S3DA indoor regional on Saturday, February 1st. Southeastern Illinois College Archery Center was the host site for the tournament. Nearly 40 southern Illinois archers took part in the event. Four Cougar archers, Adriana…

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Hardin County High School Cougars are GEC Consolation Champs

The Greater Egyptian Conference (GEC) games were held at Southeastern Illinois College, hosted by Pope County High School this year last week. The Cougars versed the Hawks on January 28 in the first round of GEC games. They lost that night, but played in the another round on January 30 against Thompsonville. There, they won…

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Cougars are SIJHSAA Regional Champions; Will compete in first round at State Saturday

  REGIONAL CHAMPS, L-R: Kaitlyn Dutton, Alidia Stephens, Coach Brett Oxford, Walker Bebout, Drew Vaughn, Landon Holbrook, Levi Snyder, Aiden Borum, Morgan Fricker, Nick Austin, Assistant Coach Brian Banks, Alexys Dutton, Keisha Phillips. Middle row: Nyla Sheftic, Emery Stricklin, Christian Winters, Brandon Dutton, Trafton Stallings, Nate Massie, Landon Fricker, Bryden Banks, Zac Watson, Paisley Patton,…

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Lady Cougars’ season underway; First home game Dec. 10

LADY COUGARS – High School Girls Basketball, front row, left to right: Shayna Hobbs, Madi Mott, Halle Wallace. Middle: Nyssa Mills and Arin Hicks. Back row: Ava Bishop, Makayla Rose, Hallie Holbrook, Emma Mott, Jaidan Fowler, and Jadrian Wright. Coached by Garison Mott (not pictured). — photo furnished by the Dollar Saver. TO BE PUBLISHED…

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Jr. High Lady Cougars season underway

The Jr. High Lady Cougars basketball season is underway. The team is coached by Kristina Winters. The girls have already played several games so far. The girls play at home this Thursday, November 21. Come out and cheer them on! The team is pictured above, front row, left to right: Gabriela Bragdon, Rylie Hall, Riley…

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Cougars start season with no losses and one championship win

          Printed in the November 7, 2019 Hardin County Independent The Jr. High Cougars Basketball team is off to a great start this season. Last Thursday, the Cougars moved to four wins and no losses as they won the championship at the Adams School Tip Off Classic. “We’ve gotten better every…

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