Yellow Jackets edge No. 3 Piedmon on late field goal

By Deunte Marshall/

Sports Correspondent 

Class 3A No. 5 Glencoe defeated third-ranked and Region 6 rival Piedmont, 31-28, on Friday (Sept. 19) at Wilson Darnell Stadium.

A 19-yard field goal by Joseph Bright with 3:11 left in the game held up as the winning points.

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Gadsden City topples No 1 Bob Jones

By Mike Goodson/Sports Correspondent

A capacity crowd at Titan Stadium witnessed Gadsden City defeat the top-ranked team in the Class 7A rankings, Bob Jones, 44-20, on Friday (Sept. 19). 

The Titans (5-0, 3-0) led the Region 4 contest for much of the evening, although the visitors from Madison did tie the game briefly in the opening

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Blue Devils rush past Fairview

Courtesy of Cullman Times

The game plan for Etowah was simple yet effective against Fairview on Friday. 

Even though the Aggies knew what was coming, they were powerless to stop in a 40-20 Class 5A, Region 7 loss.

The Blue Devils (3-2, 3-0) ran 43 times for 532 yards. Fairview finished with a net total of 425 yards on

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Panthers pound Brewer

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Southside finihsed with more than 400 yards on the ground on the way to a 35-7 win over Class 6A, Region 7 rival Brewer on Friday in Somerville.

The Panthers (3-2, 2-) took a 14-0 lead when Holt Keeling scored with 3:59 in the first quarter and at the 8:45 mark of in the second period.

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Bulldogs plow through Spring Garden

Courtesy of Cherokee County Herald

Gaston scored three first-quarter touchdowns against Class 1A, No. 10 Spring Garden on Friday, taking a 40-13 victory over the previously unbeaten Panthers.

Jordan Douglas accounted for two of the three first-quarter scores for the visiting Bulldogs (2-2, 101), scoring on runs of 35 and 45 yards. Gaston also had a 21-yard touchdown run

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