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Super 25 Regional Boys Winter Soccer Rankings – Week 3

Each week USA TODAY High School Sports and United Soccer Coaches will release Super 25 Regional Boys Winter Soccer Rankings. Rankings are based on results, quality of players and strength of schedule. Regions are determined by the United Soccer Coaches.
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REGION I (Florida)


Palm Harbor University (Palm Harbor, Fla.)

Fleming Island (Orange Park, Fla

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Super 25 Regional Girls Basketball Rankings: Week 8

USA TODAY High School Sports is bringing you Super 25 Regional Rankings for girls basketball this season as selected by Jim Halley with weekly rankings in five regions — East, Midwest, South, Frontier and Pacific.
RELATED: Latest Super 25 Girls Basketball Rankings
Through Tuesday’s games.
Maryland, Pennsylvania, Delaware, District of Columbia, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Vermont, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Maine.

St. John’s College, Washington, D

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St. Louis Trinity Catholic football coach Cory Patterson to join Lovie Smith at Illinois

The exodus from the high school coaching ranks to college continues, this time in a less familiar state: From Missouri to Illinois.
According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Trinity Catholic football coach Cory Patterson resigned from his position leading one of the state’s most prominent programs to take a position as tight ends coach at Illinois. Patterson spent five years at Trinity, three as the head coach with the 2016 and 2017 campaigns finishing a combined 21-2.

Lovie Smith has hired Trinity Catholic (STL) coach Cory Patterson as tight ends coach

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Thomas Kithier saga begs question: What should be done about transfer rule?

No one looks good in the case of basketball prep star Thomas Kithier. Not the school who denied his transfer. Not the family who moved their son for “academic” reasons.
Not the state governing body that ruled to shut down Kithier’s high school basketball career last December when it determined he’d left Macomb Dakota for Clarkston for “athletically motivated” reasons.
Now, one of the best players in Michigan has to watch his senior season from the sidelines

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Jack Keefer's Oak Hill (Ind.) homecoming 42 years in the making

CONVERSE, Ind. — Jack Keefer worried his players would get off the bus Saturday near the crossroads that border three tiny Indiana towns and scoff. His Lawrence North players hadn’t even heard of Oak Hill.
Mention Oak Hill to them and they’ll tell you about the prep academy in Virginia where NBA stars like Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant played. But little Oak Hill High School, made up of 533 students from Converse, Sweetser and Swayzee, Indiana, is Keefer’s