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Date archives October 2017

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Super 25 Regional Girls Fall Soccer Rankings — Week 10

Each week USA TODAY High School Sports and United Soccer Coaches (formerly NSCAA) will release Super 25 Regional Girls Spring Soccer Rankings. Rankings are based on results from the 2016-17 season, quality of players and strength of schedule. Regions are determined by the USC.
MORE: Super 25 Fall Girls Soccer Rankings
REGION I (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)

Rank
School
W-L-T

1
Central Catholic (Lawrence, Mass.)
16-0-1

2
Natick (Natick, Mass

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VIDEO: One-handed Arizona DB Malachi Jones pulls down interception in win

Malachi Jones isn’t a conventional defensive back. Sure, he’s athletic and fast and agile, but he lacks something his contemporaries have as a key advantage: Jones has just one hand.

The diminutive defensive back made the play of the night in Millenium (Az.) High’s 40-0 rout of Valley Vista on Friday, reading through the opposing quarterback’s progression, jumping a telegraphed route and intercepting a pass that he then returned all the way to the Valley Vista 25 yard line.
It wasn’t the prettiest interception you’ll ever see, but it might be the best given Jones’ technique

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Former N.C. State football player, HS coach accused of sex with student

Authorities have accused a North Carolina high school teacher of having sexual relations with a student.
Raleigh police told local media outlets that 24-year-old Joshua Sessoms is charged with statutory rape of a child 15 years old or under, statutory sex offense with a child 15 years old or under, indecent liberties with a student and felony sex act with a student.
Sessoms is a teacher and volunteer coach at Southern Nash (Bailey, N.C.) High School, which he also attended

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Super 25 Regional Football Rankings, Week 12: Southwest

USA TODAY High School Sports’ Super 25 regional rankings in football is selected by Jim Halley with weekly rankings in five regions — East, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest and West.
RELATED: Super 25 Expert Rankings | Super 25 Computer Rankings
Southwest
Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas
1. Allen, Texas (8-0)
2. Judson, Converse, Texas (8-0)
3. Pearl, Miss

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Super 25 Regional Football Rankings, Week 12: Southeast

USA TODAY High School Sports’ Super 25 regional rankings in football is selected by Jim Halley with weekly rankings in five regions — East, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest and West.
RELATED: Super 25 Expert Rankings | Super 25 Computer Rankings
Southeast
Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, and South Carolina
1. IMG Academy, Bradenton, Fla. (6-0)
2. American Heritage, Plantation, Fla