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Softball: No. 7 (5A) Mortimer Jordan 4, Hoover 1
Mortimer Jordan pitcher Bailey Murphy was back in the circle Tuesday, and back in top form.
Area softball tournaments: Pinson Valley edged by Springville, routs Center Point
Pinson Valley lost in the first round of the Class 5A Area 11 softball tournament as Springville came from behind for a 6-5 win. But the Indians came back to smash Center Point 16-0 in three innings in the loser's bracket semifinal on Monday at Moody.
Softball: No. 7 Curry 14, No. 6 Mortimer Jordan 1 (5 innings)
It was a “throwaway” game, which is to say that despite being a Class 5A Area 12 softball game, the outcome had no effect on next week’s playoff seedings.
Softball: Corner 6, Cullman 0
Madison McCormack pitched a two-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts, as Corner blanked Cullman 6-0 Friday evening.
Baseball playoffs, second round: No. 10 Pinson Valley 3-2, Mortimer Jordan 2-0
Pinson Valley is a baseball team that lives primarily on its pitching.
- Baseball: AHSAA second-round playoff scores
Softball: No. 4 Hayden 4, No. 6 Mortimer Jordan 0
Fourth-ranked Hayden has taken the top seed in the upcoming Class 5A Area 12 softball tournament, thanks to a 4-0 shutout Tuesday at No. 6 Mortimer Jordan.
Softball: Pinson Valley 15, Fultondale 0 (4 innings)
Lauren Keplinger pitched a four-inning no-hitter, facing just 14 batters as her Pinson Valley softball team crushed Fultondale in a 15-0 run-rule game Monday.
Track and field: North Jefferson, Bragg win county middle school titles
The North Jefferson Middle School boys and the Bragg Middle School girls each won their respective divisions of the Jefferson County Schools Track and Field Championships last week.
Baseball playoffs, first round: Fultondale 7-5, No. 2 Randolph County 2-6
Fultondale has taken its best-of-three first round baseball playoff series with second-ranked Randolph County to a third game on Monday, thanks to a split of Saturday’s doubleheader.
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- Softball: No. 7 (5A) Mortimer Jordan 4, Hoover 1