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Local athletes medal at state track meets

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. 

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The Glencoe High girls golf team poses with its first place plaque after winning the Class 1A-3A sub state tournament on Monday (May 4) at the Gadsden Country Club. Pictured, from left: Madison Autwell, Lauren Cole, coach Jason Pierce, Madison Cole, Hope Bishop.The Glencoe High girls golf team poses with its first place plaque after winning the Class 1A-3A sub state tournament on Monday (May 4) at the Gadsden Country Club. Pictured, from left: Madison Autwell, Lauren Cole, coach Jason Pierce, Madison Cole, Hope Bishop.

Glencoe finishes first, Westbrook second at golf substates

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. 

Hope

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Cullman High’s Maison Goodwin slides under the tag of Southside’s Greyson Daugherty during the Panthers’ loss in the Class 6A state baseball quarterfinals on May 1 at SHS. Cullman High’s Maison Goodwin slides under the tag of Southside’s Greyson Daugherty during the Panthers’ loss in the Class 6A state baseball quarterfinals on May 1 at SHS.

Panthers’ season ends in state quarterfinals

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. The

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Gaston High’s Haley Morgan delivers a pitch during the Lady Bulldogs’ win over Gaston in the Class 2A, Area 12 softball tournament championship on Friday (May 1) at GHS.Gaston High’s Haley Morgan delivers a pitch during the Lady Bulldogs’ win over Gaston in the Class 2A, Area 12 softball tournament championship on Friday (May 1) at GHS.

Gaston tops West End for area softball tournament title

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. “They

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Sardis rams through area softball tournament

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 against

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