Fayetteville High School’s girls basketball team doubled up Victory Christian 60-30 on Friday night.
ALPINE -- Winterboro High School’s boys basketball team withstood a late rally to defeat Class 1A, Area 9 foe Ragland 57-53 on Friday night.
Tori Winslett was selected The Daily Home Player of the Week after leading Pell City High School’s girls basketball team to three straight wins.
“It was a good home area victory for us against a good Winterboro team,” said Ragland head coach Andy Eden. “I thought we played well together both offensively and defensively.”
“I feel we had a good plan going into the game, and the players executed that plan well,” said Ragland Coach Sawyer Merritt. “Overall, turnovers and missed opportunities cost us the game.”
PELL CITY -- Pell City High School senior second baseman Katie Henderson signed a letter-of-intent to play softball at Marion Military Institute (Marion, Alabama) during a ceremony at the high school’s library Thursday afternoon.
LEEDS – Seven-year-old Jet Capps is just a pint-size, blond haired, blue eyed boy, who is a bit on the shy side, at least until he suits up and hops on his motocross bike, lining up for the start of a race.
EDEN — Victory Christian’s high school football team will travel to G.S. Spruill Stadium in Reform to battle Pickens County in a first-round Class 1A playoff battle Friday night at 7.
EDEN — Sometimes, the best things in life come unexpectedly, but that’s not the case for Victory Christian’s high school football team.
“We came in saying that we wanted to send our seniors out with a win. Unfortunately, we are not playoff-bound, so we were playing for them, this team and community."
Entering Week 10 of the high school football season, five area teams have clinched playoff spots, and one must beat a playoff-bound team Friday and get help to reach the postseason.
“We couldn’t finish on offense,” Pell City head coach Wayne Lee said. “We got down there and had a chance to score, but we didn’t do it."
CHILDERSBURG -- Leeds scored 24 unanswered points in the second half to defeat Childersburg 24-12 at John Cox Stadium on Friday night.
The game was originally scheduled for Friday at Pell City, but due to the heavy rain that came through the area Friday morning, the game was postponed.
HOWELL’S COVE -- Victory Christian kept its postseason hopes alive by defeating Talladega County Central 35-0 on Thursday night at Alumni Stadium.
Eight high school volleyball teams from The Daily Home’s coverage area will travel to either Montgomery (Cramton Bowl) or Huntsville (Von Braun Center) to compete in super regional tournaments.
Fayetteville High School’s Class 2A, Region 4 football home game against Vincent has been moved to Thursday due to the threat of rain Friday night.
The 60-25 win gave the Bulldogs an overall record of 6-3 and evened their record at 3-3 in Class 1A, Region 5. With the loss, Ragland dropped to 2-7 overall and 1-4 in the region.
Winterboro High School’s football team will close out the regular season with a pivotal Class 1A, Region 5 matchup against Ragland on Friday night at Joan Ford Stadium.
The Springville Lady Tigers defeated Ashville 3-0 Saturday in the finals of the county volleyball tournament, which was played at Springville.