Maya Nicole Valentine is an Afro-Latina, Chicago born, female photo editor, visual storyteller and multimedia journalist currently based in Colombia, Missouri. She is a recent graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism with a Bachelor's...
Water from the day's rain still blanketed the field as local high school students entered their stadiums, greeted by the sun. Friday had finally arrived and with the lingering taste of last week's jamborees, everyone was ready. With the whole season ahead, Rock Bridge, Hickman, Battle and Centralia high schools stepped on the field ready to win. With Kewpie, Panther victories and Bruin, Spartan losses, our visual journalists present 'Friday Night Sights' — the magic and wonder of Friday night football.