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Baseball: Mortimer Jordan 12-8, Locust Fork 2-7
Mortimer Jordan breezed to a six-inning win in the opener, but had to scramble back for victory in the nightcap against Locust Fork in a Friday baseball doubleheader.
Baseball: Briarwood Christian 9, Gardendale 5
Joseph Calvert smashed a two-run homer, but Gardendale squandered an early lead in a 9-5 loss at Briarwood Christian on Friday.
Baseball: Homewood 6, Gardendale 4
A five-run third inning rally gave Homewood all they needed to hold off Gardendale by a 6-4 score Thursday.
Softball: Pinson Valley 6, Gardendale 3
Don't look now, but coach Allison Svoboda's Pinson Valley softball team is starting to turn some heads.
Baseball: Mortimer Jordan 2-6, Moody 0-3
A career-best 19 strikeouts with one hit allowed by pitcher Taylor Goodwin pushed Mortimer Jordan to a 2-0 victory in the opening game of a doubleheader at Moody on Thursday.
Softball: Hayden 17, Good Hope 0 (3 innings)
Hayden dominated from start to finish, as they decimated Good Hope 17-0 in three innings in Thursday softball action.
Baseball: Corner 4, Hayden 2 (9 innings)
Corner scored twice in the fourth inning and twice in the ninth, all on plays that involved just one hit, as they beat Hayden 4-2 in nine innings in Thursday baseball play.
Girls soccer: Gardendale 1, Moody 0
Gardendale opened its girls soccer season with a 1-0 shutout over Moody.
Softball: Gardendale 2, Mortimer Jordan 0 (8 innings)
A matchup between two arch-rivals turned into an epic pitchers' duel, with 33 strikeouts recorded over eight innings, and one pitcher having a no-hitter through seven.
Baseball: Gardendale 15-10, Shades Valley 1-0
Gardendale dominated Shades Valley in a baseball doubleheader Tuesday, winning 15-1 and 10-0 in games both shortened by the mercy rule.
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