Class 1A Spring Garden knocked off Class 3A Weaver in a 72-70 overtime win Monday night.
Saks High School senior Irvin Cabrales played soccer with a travel team based on fields at Anniston’s former Fort McClellan until his school added the sport last year.
JACKSONVILLE — Oxford’s Eugene Leonard has a list of goals in the notes on his phone. He reads them every night before he goes to bed. It includes goals such as lead, be the best he can be and keep his grades up.
JACKSONVILLE — Anniston’s girls didn’t just dominate their three games in the Calhoun County basketball tournament. They showed reasons to think they can do something special in postseason.
JACKSONVILLE — Second-seeded Oxford will get its shot against top-seeded Sacred Heart in today’s Calhoun County tournament championship game, just not fully loaded Sacred Heart.
JACKSONVILLE — When Wellborn head coach Shanese Morgan turned the corner heading to her team’s locker room, there was no disguising the joy she felt by the smile on her face.
Ranburne rallied to win the Tri-County girls basketball tournament, defeating Cleburne County 46-42 in the championship game Friday.
JACKSONVILLE — Sacred Heart can have one of its talented scorers off and still have plenty left to dominate a good opponent. Extra motivation makes the Cardinals that much tougher.
At Clay Central, Ranburne’s girls advanced to the championship game of the Tri-County tournament with a 56-45 win over Horseshoe Bend on Thursday. The Bulldogs led 28-20 at the half.
JACKSONVILLE — Purple is not a Weaver color, but the school’s girls basketball team made it look good in Thursday’s Calhoun County tournament quarterfinals.
JACKSONVILLE — On the same night the NBA announced starters for its All-Star Game, several Oxford players made bids for the annual slam dunk contest.
JACKSONVILLE — Inclement weather approached Pete Mathews Coliseum on Thursday afternoon, but Torry Brown had his Anniston Bulldogs prepared.
When I was walking out of Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn after Piedmont won the Class 3A state championship, I was sure Taylor Hayes had done enough.
PIEDMONT — It’s been over a month since Piedmont won the Class 3A state championship, but that feeling still hasn’t completely set in. Thursday it began to finally feel real.
PIEDMONT — Mason Langley stood up amid rows of Piedmont football players in yellow shirts during Thursday’s state championship trophy presentation. Then a speaker asked Langley to stand again, joking that maybe not everybody in the gym saw the massive Class 3A lineman of the year.
MONTGOMERY — K.J. Britt was a young man between lives at Wednesday’s Alabama Sports Writers Association Mr. Football Awards banquet.
MONTGOMERY — Ohatchee’s Austin Tucker was in the company of some of the top players in Alabama on Wednesday at the Alabama Sports Writers Association Mr. Football Banquet.
MONTGOMERY — There weren’t many seats left at the Class 3A table at the Alabama Sports Writers Association Mr. Football Banquet in Montgomery on Wednesday.
JACKSONVILLE — On any given night any of Sacred Heart’s basketball players could have a big night. Tuesday was D.J. Heath’s night.