Several local athletes won medals at the AHSAA state track meets on May 1-2.
At the Class 1A-2A-3A meets at Cullman, Gaston High’s Jason Bogle and Haley Gladden both took home the silver in the shot put with respective throws of 43.05 and 33-05.75.
Bogle also won the bronze in the javelin with a toss of 165-05.Read more »
The Glencoe High and Westbrook Christian girls golf teams won first and second place, respectively, at the Class 1A-3A substate playoff on Monday (May 4) at the Gadsden Country Club.
Both teams will compete in the state tournament on May 11-12 in Mobile.
The Lady Yellow Jackets finished with a 239 score, while the Lady Warriors totaled 248.
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By Chris McCarthy/Editor
Southside High left one too many ducks on the pond last Friday (May 1), a shortcoming that ultimately resulted in Cullman’s 7-3, 11-1 doubleheader sweep in the Class 6A state baseball quarterfinals at SHS.
The No. 8 Panthers stranded 17 base runners over the course of the evening, including eight in scoring position. TheRead more »
By Mike Goodson/Sports Correspondent
Gaston High School swept West End, 10-6 and 11-7, in the Class 2A, Area 12 Tournament softball championship on Friday (May 1) at GHS.
The Lady Bulldogs (21-16) had to battle back through the loser’s bracket to take the title. “I am proud of my team,” said Gaston head coach Jay Williams. “TheyRead more »
Courtesy of Sand Mountain Reporter
Sardis High dominated the Class 4A, Area 12 softball tournament, outscoring their opponents 37-5 to finish 3-0 and win the championship.
The Lady Lions defeated Hokes Bluff, 20-2, in the title game.
Both Sardis and Hokes Bluff qualified for the North Central Regional this weekend in Tuscaloosa. The Lady Lions open the tournament againstRead more »