Visiting Randolph County took an early lead with three unearned runs in the top of the first inning and never trailed as the Tigers defeated Ranburne 10-5.
OXFORD — David Deerman said he may have left Colton Clark on the mound an inning too long during Jacksonville’s 5-4 win over Clay Central.
JACKSONVILLE — They’re the aces of Jacksonville State’s softball pitching staff: junior Whitney Gillespie and senior Taylor West.
CARBONDALE, Ill. — A seven-run seventh inning lifted Jacksonville State to an 8-6 victory over Southern Illinois in the non-conference series opener Friday at Itchy Jones Stadium on SIU’s campus.
OXFORD — Joel Van Meter readily admits a talented roster produces coach-of-the-year candidates, and the seventh-year Oxford boys’ basketball coach had one this season.
Arkansas has passed a law allowing concealed weapons in public buildings, including Razorback Stadium and Bud Walton Arena, the University of Arkansas’ two major sports venues.
PELL CITY — Pell City’s baseball team couldn’t capitalize on Oxford stinging itself before Thursday night’s Class 6A, Area 13 doubleheader.
PLEASANT VALLEY — Kayleigh Williams pitched Piedmont out of a tough fifth inning on her way to helping beat Pleasant Valley 6-3 on Thursday night.
OXFORD — Rylee Waldrep has earned plenty of honors for what she does in the pitching circle, but she showed Thursday that she’s not bad in the batter’s box, either.
HUNTSVILLE — Alexus Jimmerson drove in four runs and Anna Chisolm scored four in an 8-0 mercy-rule win for the Jacksonville State softball team over Alabama A&M on Wednesday afternoon.
It was apparent at the end of the Northeast Regional, and this past weekend’s release of the Alabama Sports Writers Association’s All-State basketball teams confirmed it.
The trio of players that keyed Sacred Heart’s boys’ basketball program to three consecutive state titles are enjoying a nice ride together, well after their last games together.
OXFORD — The Oxford baseball team opened Class 6A, Area 13 play Tuesday, topping rival Pell City 1-0, and the Yellow Jackets’ Jarin Turner had a big say in the result.