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KILLEN - Russellville girls coach Corey Thomaston wanted to be careful not to put too much emphasis on his team’s Class 5A, Area 16 opener at Brooks. After all, there would be five more ar...read more
Vina’s girls set a new season-high for points scored and had four different players post double-doubles on Monday night, cruising to a 92-24 rout of visiting Shoals Christian.   Sen...read more
Buckle up, Golden Tiger fans. The Russellville football program is poised to go places it’s never been. Literally. Corner. Dora. Hayden. Head coach Mark Heaton and company may need a road map ...read more
Tharptown’s move from Class 1A to Class 2A—announced last week as part of the Alabama High School Athletic Association’s most recent round of reclassification and realignment—c...read more
The one shot that translates from high school (or, for that matter, middle school) all the way to the highest levels of the game of basketball is the free throw. It’s an unguarded 15-footer on a...read more
Vina’s girls, ranked No. 9 in Class 1A, hung with No. 8 Phillips for three quarters of Saturday’s Area 13 showdown in Bear Creek, but foul trouble eventually caught up to the Lady Re...read more
Mason Bragwell matched his season-high with 23 points on Friday, and Brant Bragwell added 19 as Belgreen overcame a slow start to remain unbeaten with a 73-56 homecoming win over Sheffield. &nb...read more
Gabbie Moore and Emma Dempsey each scored 16 points on Friday night, helping Belgreen’s girls celebrate Homecoming with a 64-28 rout of visiting Sheffield.   Moore, a junior guard, scored...read more
Abby Davis and Dakota Elliott each scored 15 points on Friday night, helping Phil Campbell’s girls open area play with a 62-33 rout of Red Bay.   The Lady Bobcats (4-2 overall, 1-0 ...read more
WINFIELD - Russellville rallied twice from double-digit deficits to take a late lead against Winfield on Friday night, but a putback by Luke Jungels with four seconds remaining—followed by...read more
HALEYVILLE - Jarad Brimer scored 14 of his game-high 25 points in the second half on Thursday night, helping Class 4A No. 9 Haleyville hold off Russellville for a 65-59 win.   The Golden ...read more
Blake Hardin posted a triple-double for Vina on Thursday night, leading the Red Devils to a 62-36 win at Brilliant.   Hardin, a senior point guard, finished with 20 points, 13 rebounds and 10 a...read more
Eighth-grader Rayleigh Guin scored a career-high 20 points for Vina on Thursday, and senior Abby Hester posted her second triple-double of the season as the Lady Red Devils rolled past Brilliant 87-52...read more
Vina’s girls continued their strong start to the season on Tuesday night, pushing their win streak to six with a 66-27 rout of visiting Hackleburg. Sarah Johnson scored eight of her team-...read more
Mason Bragwell scored a season-high 23 points for Belgreen on Monday night, and the Bulldogs dominated the second quarter on their way to remaining unbeaten with a 70-53 win over visiting Colber...read more
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