Sports

Redskins best Bulldogs


The rivalry that began in 1932 (according to AHSFHS.org) now stands at 54-21-4 in Oneonta’s favor as the Redskins dominated the Bulldogs 40-14 in front of a packed house Friday night. Susan Moore’s opening possession ended in an interception by Oneonta’s Riley McGill. The Redskins put points on the board first on a Damarian “Fluff” Bothwell 8-yard touchdown run with […]

Hornets come back strong


After weeks of dealing with COVID-19, quarantine, no workouts, and no practice, the Locust Fork Hornets showed up at Hanceville Friday night ready for some football. The Hornets were firing on all cylinders coming away with a 38-7 win over the Bulldogs. Johnathan Burgett got the scoring started with 4:26 remaining in the first quarter. An unsuccessful two-point conversion attempt […]

Warriors struck by Lightning


The Lighthouse Warriors lost 49-34 to Evangel Christian Lightning Friday night. Evangel is ranked No. 1 in the 8-Man Alabama Christian League. The 34 points recorded by the Warrior offense are the most points scored against the Lightning this season. The Warriors came out strong in the first quarter, scoring a touchdown on their first offensive drive while their defense […]

County runners do well at Kudzu Invitational


Several Blount County cross country teams participated in the Kudzu Invitational held at Cold Springs High School last Saturday. Placing in the top 15 and earning medals for 3A-4A were J.B. Pennington’s Paul Gonzalez (fourth), Autumn Sansing (ninth), and Jaxson Branham (13th) . Top 15 finishers for 1A-2A were Makayla Harris (third), Tori Lind (ninth), and Micah Olberding (12th) from […]

COUNTY STATS

You must be an online subscriber to view this story – Please login below or purchase a subscription. The full version of this story will be available to all readers after 1 week. Full versions of news stories from the most recent week are available to online subscribers only. Access to full versions of news stories from issues older than 1 […]

Wildcats wallop Warriors


The Hayden Wildcats stepped out of region play Friday night as they traveled to take on the West Point Warriors. Behind the five touchdowns by Carson Rickels, Hayden came away with a 43-35 win. On the first play from scrimmage, Silas Miller hit Collin Chappell for 66 yards to get on the scoreboard. Jacob Dowd hit the point after, and […]

Mustangs trample Tigers


The Southeastern Mustangs traveled to Oak Grove last Friday running over the Tigers for a 31-6 win. Southeastern’s offense was firing on all cylinders with 122 yards through the air and 210 on the ground for a total of 332 yards on the night. The Mustang defense was relentless at the line of scrimmage allowing just 15 rushing yards with […]

Panthers outlast Tigers


The Tiger and Panther rivalry has given their fans many thrilling contests over the years and Friday’s match up was another. Last year, J.B. Pennington held on for a two-point win. With Cleveland hosting, the Panthers were determined to protect their home turf. The teams traded scores for much of the game, which saw five lead changes, but with 3:10 […]

Eagles fall to Patriots


The Appalachian Eagles hit the road for a match up with the West End Patriots last Friday. The Eagles’ offense struggled to get much going, falling to the Patriots 41-16. Chase Payne hit Taylor Barger for the Eagles’ first score. Bryson Seawright ran the ball for their second. They successfully converted both two-point conversions. Payne completed 6-of-24 for 81 yards. […]

Volleyball county tourney starts today

You must be an online subscriber to view this story – Please login below or purchase a subscription. The full version of this story will be available to all readers after 1 week. Full versions of news stories from the most recent week are available to online subscribers only. Access to full versions of news stories from issues older than 1 […]


Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.