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Divided they stand
New rivals, old friends
January 4, 2001
Last week we began our list of the top six sports stories of the year. This week we finish the list with numbers one through three. At number one is the opening of a new high school in the district and the formation of a new rivalry.
Mill Valley, DeSoto have new coaches
December 7, 2000
Pat Sullivan was recognized last spring in Washington D.C. as one of the top math teachers in the United States.
Ptacek relishes playmaker role
December 7, 2000
Mill Valley High junior Cody Ptacek compares a high school basketball team to a family. The relationships formed are deep — the friendships are long lasting.
Hoop dreams to begin
New coach brings a new attitude to `Cats
November 30, 2000
A basketball team is usually a reflection of its coach.
Senior-led Jags look to fill scoring void
November 22, 2000
Rebounding nicely
The return of senior Bernard makes DeSoto a viable threat
November 22, 2000
The DeSoto Wildcats will lack depth. They will debut a bunch of girls who have little or no varsity basketball experience. And coach Dwight Spencer might be more nervous if it wasn’t for the presence of one player on his roster:
Career in politics is not likely
November 15, 2000
I got a call the other day X last Tuesday, to be exact X from a friend wishing me luck that night.
Generally speaking, new coach is making a difference
November 9, 2000
A new coach is bringing a new attitude to the DeSoto High basketball program.
Where has all the timber gone?
November 2, 2000
In four days, we’ll choose a new leader of the Free World. We’ll select the new Grand Poobah who will lead us into the New Millennium with promises of world peace, cut taxes and unlimited three-day weekends.
Mill Valley looks to snap four-game losing streak against new rival, old friends
October 26, 2000
Last spring, Cody Plummer sat in the cafeteria at DeSoto High and pondered the future.

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