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Baseball 4/1-4/6


Appalachian The Eagles went 1-3 last week with a big 10-0 win over Winterboro while dropping games to Heritage Christian (3-6, 3-13) and Victory Christian (1-14). Chase Payne was brilliant on the mound in the victory against Winterboro throwing a no-hitter and striking out five. The Eagles knocked in seven runs in the fifth inning led by Landon Snow, Max Glaze, […]

Mustangs take the trophy


Southeastern’s junior high baseball team defeated three teams to win the Blount County Tournament last week. They first won against Appalachian 10-4 and then defeated Cleveland 2-1. These two wins took them to the championship in a matchup against the Locust Fork Hornets. It was a close game, but the Mustangs were victorious and won 5-2. Trent Carpenter led Southeastern […]

Baseball/Softball

(March 25-30)

Most students enjoy spring break by relaxing and enjoying time away from daily routines. Athletes are the exception; some spent their break at games and tournaments. Baseball APPALACHIAN traveled to Leeds for the Greenwave Classic. They had one victory over St. Clair County and three losses to Ashville, St. Clair County, and Cleveland. Their win against St. Clair County was […]

Scores and games

Sports Briefs

NINTH ANNUAL TOM BELL MEMORIAL CLASSIC High School Golf Tournament hosted by Oneonta High School will be held April 15 and 16 at Limestone Springs Golf Course. This annual event is run entirely by volunteers and has provided over $16,000 in college scholarships. If you would like to donate or get more information, visit the website at www.tombellmemorial.com. RUN FOR […]

Go Cubs Go!


The calendar says spring has arrived, even though last week Blount County was under a freeze warning for two days. It is not unusual for spring in Alabama to begin with fits and starts. It is winter clawing to hang on a bit longer, but spring will prevail. Farmers and gardeners are already turning the soil. Fruit trees have blossomed […]

Baseball/Softball

(March 18-23)


A few Blount County teams are participating in spring break tournaments this week. Coverage of tournaments will appear in next week’s issue. Baseball APPALACHIAN had a fantastic week, winning all three of their games. Their first two were by huge margins against Jefferson Christian Academy, 16-1 and 18-2. During the first game, the Eagles took a quick lead scoring three […]

Scores and games

Cleveland receives AED


Cleveland principal Chris Lakey (third from left in above photo) was one of 133 grant applicants in hopes of receiving an automated external defibrillator (AED) from the Alabama High School Athletic Association. Cleveland was one of the 13 schools that obtained an AED machine and storage cabinet. According to the American Red Cross, an AED is used to help those […]


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