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Gardendale athletes sign scholarships at annual ceremony
Eleven graduating senior athletes at Gardendale High School were honored Thursday night in the school's annual scholarship signing ceremony.
Softball: Regional tournament schedules for local teams
Here are the schedules for the first two rounds of play by local teams in Friday’s AHSAA regional softball tournaments.
Baseball playoff quarterfinals: Pinson Valley 4, Southside-Gadsden 3
Pinson Valley pitcher Bailey Chesser didn’t sleep much Friday night, in anticipation of his call to the mound for the deciding game of the Indians’ Class 5A quarterfinal playoff series against Southside-Gadsden.
Boys soccer playoffs: Pinson Valley 10, Moody 0 (70 minutes)
As easy as Pinson Valley’s soccer playoff win over Paul Bryant was last Tuesday, their quarterfinal win Saturday over Moody was even easier. And quicker, too.
Baseball playoff quarterfinals: Pinson Valley and Southside split; third game on Saturday night
Fifth-ranked Southside-Gadsden and host No. 10 Pinson Valley traded shutouts and dodged raindrops on Friday evening, as the teams split their quarterfinal doubleheader in the Class 5A baseball playoffs.
Softball playoffs: Hayden wins area championship, Mortimer Jordan eliminated
Freshman Sharley Miller pitched a complete game, striking out eight batters as she paced fifth-ranked Hayden to a 3-0 victory over No. 7 Curry in the championship game of the Class 5A Area 12 softball tournament at Mortimer Jordan on Friday.
Softball playoffs: Hayden advances to area finals; Mortimer Jordan and Curry play elimination game Friday morning
With the game tied at 1-1 going into the bottom of the eighth inning, Hayden softball coach John Simmons tried to shake things up a bit.
Local golfers Kyle Sapp, Zack Sucher have good April on pro tours
Two local pro golfers had good outings lately on their respective tours.
Gardendale's Carden Jacobs turns the baseball fielding ‘cycle’
If you’re a baseball fan, you know what hitting for the cycle means: a single, double, triple and home run in one game. But have you ever heard of fielding for the cycle?
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