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Coosa’s Grizzard named ASWA Player of the Week

Coosa Christian’s Johnny Grizzard earned state recognition for his standout performance last week against Woodville in high school football.

After accounting more than 400 yards and eight touchdowns - six passing, one rushing and one on an interception return - in the Conquerors’ s 60-28 victory, the senior quarterback was named the Alabama Sports Writers Association Offensive Player of

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Yellow Jackets edge No. 3 Piedmont 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

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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

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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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