Local players featured in Week 6 Prep Football Spotlight


Photo courtesy of Alex Chaney

Several area football players were recognized in the Alabama High School Athletic Association’s Prep Spotlight for Week 6 of the 2018 season.
Coosa Christian senior quarterback Caiden Lipscomb was 27-of-50 passing for 429 yards and three touchdowns (66, 24 and 14 yards) in the Conquerors’ 70-27 loss to Falkville. Junior receiver Evan Delp caught eight of Lipscomb’s passes for 230 yards and two touchdowns.
Hokes Bluff junior quarterback Ashton Gulledge (pictured above) was 7-of-13 in passing for 148 yards and two touchdowns of 65 and 34 yards to Braydon Hill in the Eagles’ 52-0 win over Ashville. Gulledge also rushed four times for 70 yards, including a 47-yard TD, to finish with 218 total yards.
Southside senior running back Kenneth Bothwell, Jr., rushed for three touchdowns and caught a 38-yard TD pass in the Panthers’63-0 win over Douglas.

Latest News

Some holidays events in Gadsden rescheduled due to rain
Gadsden State Alumni Association accepting Alumni of the Year nominations
Magazine recognizes Sington as a ‘Top 10 Inspiring Leader’
New, improved Gadsden Land Bank Authority process includes new property software
American Pickers to film in Alabama

Latest Sports News

Conquerors settle score with Pickens County, will play for state championship
Gadsden State at 11-4 on the season
Lady Cardinals beat Wallace-Selma
In & around SEC football: Conference championship preview
Etowah youth football team wins national championship