Rank Record Points
1. Hoover (7-2) 348
2. Fairhope (9-0) 297
3. Central-Phenix City (9-1) 250
4. Oak Mountain (8-1) 213
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Several local high school football players were nominated for both the Alabama Sports Writers Association’s Offensive Player of the Week and Alabama High School Athletic Association Prep Spotlight awards for the week of Oct. 24.
Westbrook Christian sophomore quarterback Wil Appleton threw for 257 yards and three touchdowns in the Warriors’ 49-12 win over Ashville on Oct. 23.Read more »
By Mike Goodson/Messenger Correspondent
With second place in Class 2A, Region 7 and a first-round home playoff game at stake, Gaston rallied past Cleveland, 35-28, on Friday at GHS.
The Bulldogs will host a state playoff game on Nov. 7.
The fourth quarter saw the Panthers drive 85 yards in nine plays to take their first lead of theRead more »
Due in large part to a timely stop by junior linebacker Hunter Armstrong, Southside High made school history on Friday (Oct. 24) at Barney Hood Stadium.
With Fort Payne driving for a tying touchdown with under three minutes left in the game, Armstrong’s tackle of Desmon Turner for no gain on a completed pass onRead more »
By Gene Stanley/Sports Correspondent
With 1:57 remaining in Friday’s game, it seemed all the air inside Jim Glover Field was sucked away when the referees called Juan Rios’ 35-yard field goal attempt wide right.
From the spectators’ standpoint, the kick looked good, missing only by inches.
The downside was that the miss gave Madison County aRead more »