Oneonta sweeps junior high tournaments


The junior high teams from Oneonta entered last week’s Blount County Tournament as the No. 2 seeds. However, when the dust cleared from Saturday night’s finals, the second seeds proved to be too tough in their own gym as the Redskins won both the girls and boys finals over top-seeded Locust Fork Girls Oneonta 55, Locust Fork 24 The Lady […]

Blount County Tournament this week

Oneonta is the site for this week’s Blount County Basketball Tournament, which got underway Monday at O.R. Ratliff Gymnasium. Four divisions of play make up this year’s tournament – B-Team Girls, B-Team Boys, Varsity Girls, and Varsity Boys. All seven Blount County high schools will field teams in each division except for Oneonta, which does not have a B-Team girls […]

Junior High Girls

Junior High Boys

Varsity Boys

Varsity Girls

B-Team Boys

B-Team Girls

All-County Football Team

The 2009 high school football season was a productive one for Blount County schools. Four teams made the playoffs with two advancing to the second round. One team made the quarterfinals and several players received recognition from the Alabama Sports Writers Association (ASWA) for their accomplishments. This week, we release The Blount Countian’s All- County Football Team. Actually, this week […]


APPALACHIAN BOYS YOUTH BASKETBALL REGISTRATION has begun for players in grades two through eight. For more information, phone 625-3910. The season will begin in February. ONEONTA BOYS YOUTH BASKETBALL REGISTRATION will continue through the end of January. Players can register each day Monday through Thursday from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Oneonta Rec Center. For more information, phone […]