The Ashville softball team notched its first win of the season by defeating Victory Christian 12-2.
SPRINGVILLE – Springville High School honored three of its college-bound athletes Feb. 11, including baseball players Parker Wells and Trey Windle and football player Gage Frederick.
ODENVILLE -- The St. Clair County High School baseball team celebrated Feb. 18 as three of its seniors announced where they'll play collegiately.
The Ragland's girls basketball season came to a close Feb. 15, as the Purple Devils lost to Jefferson Christian 62-57 in sub-regional action. Ragland finished the year 13-12.
Ashville and Springville high schools saw several of their athletes finish in the top three of events at the AHSAA state indoor track and field meet.
The Ragland Purple Devils' girls finished runner-up in the Class 1A, Area 10 tournament last week, losing to Coosa Christian in the finals 63-44. The Purple Devils advanced to the title game by beating Donoho 44-31 in the semifinals.
For the second straight year, the Ragland Purple Devils won the Class 1A, Area 10 boys tournament. Playing on their home floor, they defeated Donoho and Jacksonville Christian Academy on their way to the crown.
The Springville Tigers beat the Southside Panthers 40-38 at home Tuesday night in the first round of the Class 6A, Area 13 tournament. The Tigers will face the Oxford Yellow Jackets in Friday's finals at 6 p.m.
The Ragland Purple Devils' boys finished the regular season with a three-game winning streak beating Ashville, Ohatchee and Vincent to improve to 20-5 as they head into the area tournament this week.
The Springville boys fell Monday night to the Class 6A Oxford Yellow Jackets 51-43. The Tigers finished second in the 6A Area 13 division and now stand at 20-4.
The Victory Christian girls suffered a heartbreaking loss Jan. 19 against Sumiton Christian, falling 36-35 in a game decided in the final seconds.
The Ashville wrestling team, ranked number one in the state in the pre-season polls, recently won both its county and regional tournaments before advancing to state finals.