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Hazelwood West Teams Win

Five District Titles In 2015-16

By Jim Wiener

Hazelwood West High School Sports teams took home five District Championship Plaques while another team qualified for Sectionals.

Soccer was one sport that Hazelwood West swept. The Wildcats won Class Four, District Five Boys and Class Four, District Four Girls. Both teams fell in the sectionals including Hazelwood West Boys Soccer falling to eventual Class Four State Champion Francis Howell.

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Soccer News

Women’s Team Always Seems to do Better than Men’s U.S. Soccer Squad

By Randy Gardner

**Randy Gardner photo**What a week it has been for soccer fans here in the United States or should I say what a crappy week it has been so far. Again, I am writing this column on a day that the team that we want to win is playing, so I have to write about it in a manner that you already know what happened when the column hits your hands or eyes on the web site.

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Remember the Fields of Dreams

RecallingTom Amsel North County CYC Baseball

“The one constant, through all the years, Ray, has been baseball.”

So said James Earl Jones as Terrence Mann in the iconic film “Field of Dreams.”

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Dining Divas

Dining Divas Enjoy Mexican

Restaurant Just Down the Road

**Lisa Kampeter photo** revisedFollowing in our tradition of a Mexican May, the restaurant location the Dining Divas settled on ended up being a great choice, even though it wasn’t our first choice. We planned to choose from one of two Mexican places, one in an area known for authentic restaurants, and the other, a place that made one of those “best of” lists. Neither won.

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Hazelwood West Repeat District Titles in Baseball And Girls Soccer

By Jim Wieners

Hazelwood West successfully defended district titles in Baseball and Girls Soccer and the Wildcats hope to do something they have not achieved since Wrestling won in 1985 and Girls Softball won in the fall of 1977, a state title.

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Hazelwood Central Girls Track Wins District, Sectional; Heads To Jeff. City

By Jim Wieners

Hazelwood Central Girls Track & Field is going through unfinished business after a 10th place finish last year (2015) ruined a great season.

So far the road to state for Hazelwood Central has been paved with lopsided wins in district and sectional competition. In Class Five, District Three May 14 at Lutheran North Hazelwood Central scored 195 points, about 98 better than runner up Francis Howell, while in Class Five, Sectional Two May 21 at Lutheran South Hazelwood Central scored 163 points, 80 better than runner up Columbia-Battle.

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