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  • SPORTS

    Graham takes championship title

    Thomas Graham, right, of Lee’s Summit won the 10U 90-pound wrestling championship at the 30th Annual Show Me State Games July 19 in Columbia. Thomas beat MO USA state medalist Luke Gall of West Plains in sudden death in the championship match. Thomas is pictured with Missouri wrestler J'Den...

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    Gymnast exits with style

    Lilly Westphal wasn’t exactly brimming with confidence.

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    Lee’s Summit girl takes Pitch, Hit & Run title

    Olivia King got to start her day July 15 shopping the shops and riding the rides at the Mall of America. What better way for a 10-year-old girl to celebrate a national championship in the Twin Cities?

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    Outlaws are ready for postseason play

    All summer long, the Lee’s Summit Legion Outlaws have stood out as one of the better American Legion baseball teams in the area. Which is what made their showing at last week’s Wood Bat Invitational all the more perplexing.

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    North basketball camp

    The Lee’s Summit North boys basketball recently held its 20th annual summer basketball camp. More than 160 elementary and junior high students participated in drills, skills and games during the weeklong camp. The camp was run by LS North coach Mike Hilbert and his players. Pictured above...

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    She can pitch, hit & run

    Olivia King didn’t know what she was getting herself into when her dad signed her up for a local Pitch, Hit & Run competition last year. Now she’s an old pro at it.

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    SCA athletes to compete in AAU meet

    State high jump champion Carlie Queen and two other athletes from Summit Christian Academy qualified for the Amateur Athletic Union National Junior Olympic Games.

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    Pitching keys Pirates, Outlaws

    Lee’s Summit’s American Legion baseball teams both benefited from stellar pitching during recent double header sweeps.

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    Billy Goat U19 soccer club raising funds for trip to nationals

    The Billy Goat Futbol Club Raytown U19 boys soccer team is holding a clinic to raise money for its upcoming trip to nationals.

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    ‘A great bike ride’

    The cyclists began arriving not long after dawn. In short time the parking lot outside MCC-Longview’s recreation center was a sea of colorful jerseys and bicycles, everything from multi-thousand dollar racing machines to humble neighborhood cruisers.

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