Hall of Fame

DAN COLLINS, left, accepts congratulations from Kirk Thacker.

ST. JOSEPH – Having three of his 8-man football players received academic all-state honors did not shock Norborne Hardin-Central varsity coach Kirk Thacker.

“You have to be pretty intelligent to be a football player … with all the stuff that … you’re required to know … – the blocking schemes and knowing the plays and everything,” Thacker said.

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