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Spartans

residents of Greek city known for its stern dedication to militarism. [Gk. Hist.: EB, IX: 403]

Spartans

Doric people noted for bravery, frugality, and stern self-discipline. [Gk. Hist.: Payton, 640]
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Funds raised will go into the club, which now provides football for over 200 youngsters thanks to the success of the Spartans Little Ballers and Spartans Soccer School.
This Spartans Varsity Championship Team is made up of High School students from Homer Glen, Lockport, Lemont, Romeoville, and Bolingbrook who attend the following High Schools: Bolingbrook, Lemont, Lockport, and Romeoville.
It is just over six years since the striker began his remarkable rise as he joined Spartans from Northern Alliance club Seaton Delaval and it's that sort of finish that has made him a firm favourite with the Croft Park faithful.
Oman Avenues Mall has strategically partnered with Spartan Arabia, a leading obstacle race company to conduct a Spartan Mini Series 2018 in Oman.
The Spartans men's basketball team has won two NCAA titles - first with coach Jud Heathcote in 1979 starring Magic, Greg Kelser and Jay Vincent and the second with Izzo in 2000 with Mateen Cleaves, Morris Peterson and Jason Richardson.
Most teachers of Greek history never feel they know enough about the odd and secretive Spartan state, due to the lack of written materials from late archaic or classical Sparta and the paucity of archaeological materials at the site.
The Spartan race truly gives justice to its name, as the series of obstacle races with varying distances and range of difficulty seems like an undertaking fit only for the fiercest and toughest warrior society of ancient Greece.
A five wicket haul from player of the match Krish Bandivdekar enabled Titans to power their way past Spartans by 30 runs in the final of the Dubai Cricket Council's Evolve U-16 Youth League at the Dubai International Stadium on Tuesday night.
A HEAVY defeat to promotionchasing Harrogate Town dealt another blow to Blyth Spartans' National League North play-off hopes.
BLYTH Spartans Juniors Under-16s travelled to Holland to compete in two international football competitions.
Xeones tells the Persian king that the thing that makes the Spartans a force to be reckoned with is not the tactical genius of their king, but the way the Spartans train.