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06
Jun
2019

Evaluating Football Players – What Do I Look For in a Wide Receiver?

By: Seth McKinzie I am often asked my thoughts on high school football players. Most of the questions are around the areas that need improving and skills on which they can work. Sometimes I think most of what I say can be lost because I can get real excited about talking “ball” and the verbiage...
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21
Sep
2018

Rain and Football Mix

By: Seth McKinzie Tonight, across Arkansas, Oklahoma, and northern Texas, heavy rain is forecasted. In response to the predictions high schools around the region have scrambled to alter their football kickoff times. This leaves a big question: Since when did rain dictate the schedule of a football game? Most little boys dream of playing “mud...
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08
Aug
2018

Have High School Sports Reached an Impasse?

By: Seth McKinzie Speaking with several high school football coaches in northwest Arkansas, among other places, has left the impression there just are not as many young people participating in the sport. A 2017 report released by the National Federation of High School Sports (NFHS) stated there was a decline of more than 25,000 in...
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06
Aug
2018

Looking at 4A-1 Football Participation Numbers

By: Seth McKinzie It seems the last few football seasons have brought a change in participation rates among some of the smaller classifications in northwest Arkansas. For some of the members of the 4A-1, lower participation numbers have been the status quo. Gentry, for example, has struggled to field a roster of more than 30...
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02
Aug
2018

What You Can Expect from MSR

By: Seth McKinzie McKinzie Sports Report (MSR) is brand new. Readers (if there are any at the moment) may be wondering what it will feature. While everything is still in a pseudo-development stage right now eventually MSR will hopefully be a top landing site for sports coverage, editorial pieces, informative interviews, etc. Here are the...
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01
Aug
2018

Welcome to the Site!

By: Seth McKinzie Welcome to the “new look” website for McKinzie Sports Report and Lion Lettermen. Hopefully the new “bells and whistles” will provide readers with an even more enjoyable experience, be easier to navigate, and boost the amount of traffic the sites receive. McKinzie Sports Report will be the home of all sports material...
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