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IWA Basketball Making Fifth Straight Semis, Seeks Title Repeat

By Jim Wieners

For the fifth consecutive year and for the 13th time since 1993 Incarnate Word Academy is headed to the Missouri State High School Activities Association Girls Basketball Semifinal and is seeking back-to-back state titles for the second time in those five years.

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Incarnate Word Begins Class 4 Girls State Hoop Title Defense, Friday

By Jim Wieners

Incarnate Word Academy begins defense of their Class Four State Girls Basketball Championship Friday, March 7 at Vashon High School in the District Five Tournament.

IWA, after a first-round bye as the top seed, plays at 5 p.m. in the district semifinals against fourth-seeded Soldan-International Studies or fifth-seeded McCluer South-Berkeley and that game was to be played March 4. The other semifinal game, which follows at 7 p.m., features the winners of two other March 4 games Miller Career Academy (two seed) against Confluence Prep Academy Charter (seven seed) and Jennings (three seed) against Vashon (seven seed). The March 7 winners play the nest day, March 8, at 12 noon for the district title and the right to play against the District Six winner March 12, 6 p.m. at Parkway West

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Hazelwood Central’s Jamison Wins State Wrestling 170-Pound Championship

By Jim Wieners

Hazelwood Central senior wrestler Khial Jamison ended his prep career Feb. 22 when he won the Missouri State High School Activities Association Class Four 170-pound championship.

Jamison (39-2) becomes the first Hazelwood Central wrestler to win a state title since 2002 when Tony Doerr won the Class 4A 152-pound title. Jamison is the 11th Hazelwood Central state championship wrestler since 1982. Combining the history of Hazelwood High and Hazelwood Central High Jamison is the 25th Hawk to win a state wrestling title since 1955, and Hazelwood High had 14 state championship wrestlers (1955-1974).

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Youth Hockey State Games at FCC

The James J. Eagan Center will be host to the Missouri Youth Hockey state championship tournament games.

These games will include teams from the Bantam B and Squirt Silver divisions.  Games will run Saturday Feb. 22 from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Sunday Feb. 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.  For more info, visit  www.mohockeyyd.org.

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Ferguson-Florissant Sends 16 Wrestlers To State, the 3 Hazelwoods Sending 8

By Jim Wieners

Among the two school districts in the Florissant Valley area, both with three high schools, the Ferguson-Florissant School District has a two-to-one ratio of High School Wrestlers going to the Missouri State High School Activities Association Championships Feb. 20-22 at Mizzou Arena, on the University of Missouri campus, in Columbia.

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Haz. West Swimmer Jessica Nichols Returns To State

By Jim Wieners

Hazelwood West sophomore Jessica Nichols is making her second trip to the St. Peters Rec-Plex for the Missouri State Girls Swimming and Diving Championships.

Preliminaries are Friday (Feb. 21) and finals are Saturday (Feb, 22) for swimmers, start at 3 p.m. each day.

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