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Koch steps down as Francis Howell football coach

Bryan Koch resigned as head coach of the Francis Howell football Vikings on Friday morning, Feb. 26. Koch, 34,  walks away from Howell’s top football spot as the winningest coach in the history of the program and leaves behind a legacy that elevated Howell to elite status as the premier program in St. Charles County and one of the elite programs in Missouri Class 6 football. “At the end of the day I have a 5-year-old, a 4-year-old, and 3-year-old twins and they have sports and activities six days a week,” Koch said. “The job of being the head football coach ...

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Focused Fort Zumwalt North overwhelms Parkway Central

They were were bigger, faster, and stronger from the opening kickoff to the final horn and when the final horn sounded, the Parkway Central Colts had no answers for the red-hot and dominant Fort Zumwalt North Panthers. Zumwalt North, led by big plays from standout quarterback Cade Brister, a dominant run game, and a suffocating defense rolled to a 35-0 win over Parkway Central in a Class 5, District 3 semifinal Friday night at Fort Zumwalt North. The win puts undefeated top-seed Fort Zumwalt North (10-0) in the district championship as the Panthers will host Parkway West next Friday at ...

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Fort Zumwalt East loses lead, falls to Parkway Central in district opener

Behind the running and kicking of Fort Zumwalt East star Dan Morris, the Lions raced out to a seemingly safe 9-0 lead in the third quarter. Morris hit a 27-yard field goal in the second quarter and scored on a 5-yard run in the third quarter to put the Lions up nine with 2:57 left in the third quarter. But Parkway Central got a big play from its passing game and found its run game in the final 14 minutes as the Colts scored 22 unanswered points to come from behind for a 22-9 Class 5, District 3 quarterfinal win at ...

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Fort Zumwalt North rolls over Timberland

Cade Brister and DeOndre Stockton scored on short runs in the final minute of the first half to break a scoreless tie and propel Fort Zumwalt North to an easy 42-7 victory over Timberland at home in the regular season finale for both clubs. The victory capped off a perfect regular season for the Panthers as Zumwalt North moved to 9-0. Zumwalt North, off to its best start in school history, jumped to a 14-0 lead just before the half as Stockton and Brister scored on touchdown runs of 10 and 2 yards respectively. Then in the third quarter, Cade ...

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