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It was all Lady Maroons in season’s final home games

Posted: Friday, Feb 12th, 2016
CLINTON -- On February 2 and February 8 the Lady Maroons varsity and junior varsity (JV) played their final home games of the season.  The games on Feb. 2 were played against the Sullivan Lady Redskins, while on Feb. 8 the home teams faced the Mt. Zion Lady Braves. 
Both opponents came with their war paint on looking to spoil the
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FULL STORY: CHS Maroons' JV humbles mighty Sullivan Redskins

Modified: Tuesday, Feb 9th, 2016
CLINTON -- On Saturday morning, the CHS Maroons' junior varsity (JV) met on the hardwood against the Sullivan Redskins after the freshman teams of both schools had squared off.  Apparently the JV team was playing in support of the freshman team's big win as they hit the Redskins head-on from the start.

The first quarter saw the
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Maroons’ freshmen win three of four at home

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 9th, 2016
CLINTON -- As the old adage goes, "When the cats away the mice will play." 
This has been happening at Clinton High School, sort of.  Since the girls and boys basketball teams have been in tournament play, the freshman team has taken over Gene Vance Gymnasium, along with other programs.
Starting on January 28, the freshmen began by playing an
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Wrap up of conference games tough on Maroons in spite of some strong play

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 9th, 2016
CLINTON -- The end of January was not kind to Maroons boys varsity basketball this season.  Granted it is hard to get rebooted for the new year after the holidays, plus the majority of the team's games have also been on the road. 
This has also included the Central Illinois Conference (CIC) tournament.  The Maroons first took on Tuscola on
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CHS hosts final home wrestling meet of the year

Modified: Friday, Feb 5th, 2016
CLINTON -- On Friday, January 29, the Clinton Maroon grapplers held their final home wrestling match of the season.  The match was a quadrangular meet (four competitors) with the home team taking on the Heyworth, Shelbyville, and Tolono Unity. 
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CHS football players attend awards banquet

Posted: Wednesday, Feb 3rd, 2016
DECATUR -- A banquet was held on January 24 at Decatur Eisenhower High School  to recognize finalists selected for achievement awards the 2015 football season.
Over 340 people attended the Real Men Wear Pink awards night. Finalists for the Clinton Maroons  were Alec Cooley (Jr)- Running Back. Dalton Whitted (Jr) - Linebacker. Noah Griffin (Jr) - Quarterback. Andrew Kelley
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Maroons grapplers take down Lincoln and St. Thomas More

Posted: Friday, Jan 29th, 2016
CLINTON -- On January 20, the Maroons wrestling team was involved in a triangular wrestling meet at home with the Lincoln Railsplitters and the St. Thomas More Sabers. 
The Clinton team was in good form and ready for the evening's events.  Clinton first took on the Sabers; the Sabers then battled the Railsplitters, and the night was finished with
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Clinton High School hosts Regional Dance Competition

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 26th, 2016
CLINTON -- Saturday, January 16, saw a packed house in the main gym of Clinton High School for the regional dance competition of the Illinois Drill Team Association (IDTA). 
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A trifecta for CHS Maroons basketball

Posted: Friday, Jan 22nd, 2016
CLINTON -- Friday evening, January 15, saw an often uncommon event in the main gym at Clinton High School, a triple-header night of boys basketball, and it was Clinton's night.
The Central A&M Raiders traveled north on the Route 51 corridor to invade Maroon territory, an invasion that was decisively turned back.  And they had come in full force with
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Lady Maroons fall to Lady Warriors

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 19th, 2016
CLINTON -- On Thursday, January 14, the Clinton High Lady Maroons varsity and junior varsity took to the hardwood for a couple of basketball games.  Their foe for the evening was the Tuscola Lady Warriors, who arrived ready for a battle.
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Lady Maroons basketball freshmen host invite

Posted: Friday, Jan 15th, 2016
CLINTON -- On Saturday morning, January 9, the Clinton High School girls freshman basketball team hosted three other area teams for some basketball.  Each team played two other teams to get some time in competition. 
Playing in the invite, besides the home team, were the Central A&M Lady Raiders, the Cerro Gordo/Bement Lady Broncos, and the Blue Ridge Lady
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CHS Maroons split a pair of road games

Posted: Friday, Jan 15th, 2016
SHELBYVILLE, MONTICELLO -- The Clinton High Maroons basketball team has been on the road the past week with mixed effect. 
On Jan. 8, they traveled to Shelbyville to meet the Redskins in a conference battle, the first of the season for each team.  Then, the Maroons traveled to Monticello on Jan. 12 to face their arch rival, the Sages.
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