Devonta Carmichael was selected The Daily Home Player of the Week for his performance in B.B. Comer High School’s 20-19 win over Pleasant Valley last Friday night.
As the high school football season progresses, the playoff picture for each team in The The Daily Home’s coverage area starts to become more clear.
TALLADEGA — Doesn't it seem appropriate that Dent Wizard sponsors the car Ryan Blaney drove to Victory Lane at Talladega Superspeedway on Monday?
TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY -- Ty Dillon, currently 24th in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup standings, may not be racing for postseason glory today, but he will be racing for pride in the 1000Bulbs.com 500.
TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY -- Spencer Boyd was ruled the winner of Saturday’s Sugarlands Shine 250 at Talladega Superspeedway after Johnny Sauter violated the double yellow line rule on the final lap.
“I came off (Turn) 2, and I think William (Byron) or somebody got sideways and got into me,” he said of the accident that flipped his car upside-down in April. “I was just preparing myself to hit the wall head-on, which I’ve done that a lot."
With the win, Lincoln clinched a playoff berth for the second straight season and broke a tie with Handley for sole possession of first place in Class 4A, Region 4.
Sylacauga High School’s football team will host Class 5A, Region 5 opponent Center Point at Legion Stadium tonight at 7.
The Rebels returned a pair of interceptions for touchdowns and returned a fumbled kick return 20 yards for another touchdown during the rout.
Winterboro head coach Alan Beckett was pleased with the way his team responded after suffering a loss to Victory Christian last week.
Ridge Hopkins threw for 117 yards and a touchdown while helping the Falcons to a 33-point halftime lead, and they cruised through an abbreviated second half to a 33-6 victory over the winless Fighting Tigers.
“Nothing else (Friday night) or next week would’ve mattered if we didn’t take care of business tonight,” Childersburg head coach Jonathan Beverly said.
TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY-- The latest piece of the Transformation project was unveiled Wednesday morning when Donnie Allison cut the ribbon on the Alabama Gang Superstretch RV lot.
Juliyl Cook and the Winterboro High School volleyball team will try to clinch the Class 1A, Area 6 regular-season title on the road during a tri-match at Wadley tonight at 7:15.
A capsule preview of some high school football games involving teams from The Daily Home’s coverage area tonight and Friday night. Kickoff at all sites is set for 7 unless otherwise noted:
Javion Surles was selected The Daily Home Player of the Week for his performance in Lincoln High School’s 48-13 win over Holtville last Friday night.
Faith Richardson was selected The Daily Home Player of the Week after leading Sylacauga High School’s volleyball to three wins in four matches.