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Scarves come out for Socktober

It wasn’t just the chilly morning temperatures in Adelaide that had Archbishop Patrick O’Regan and head of Catholic Education SA Neil McGoran reaching for their scarves last month.

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Marcos loving the game of life

Sitting in the Buenos Aires airport about to fly to Moscow in 2018, soccer star Marcos Flores was a broken man. He had just received the call no child wants – his beloved father Hugo had died suddenly of a heart attack at the age of 62.

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Football and soccer star heading home

At 23, Jenna McCormick quite literally has the world at her feet. The accomplished soccer player is heading home to Adelaide to play for the Lady Reds in the national league, and early next year will switch codes to be part of the Crows women’s football team which is striving for back to back premierships.