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Volleyball player of the Year: Brooke Simpson

Sunday, November 15, 2009

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Scott City's Brooke Simpson was a major factor in the Lady Rams' state championship season, leading the team in kills (370) and blocks (54). David Jenkins, staff
SCOTT CITY -- With every ensemble of great teams over the course of history there has always been that one player that stands out among the rest.

The historic Boston Celtic and Los Angeles Laker teams of the 1980s had Larry Bird and Magic Johnson to look up to. The great St. Louis Cardinal clubs of the'40s were surrounded by Hall of Famers but, of course, Stan Musial stood out the most.

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