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Sarah Ashlee Barker named state’s Miss Basketball winner

A stellar career has now come to an end for Spain Park senior Sarah Ashlee Barker, but it full feels complete after the announcement was ... Read more

1 day ago by Alec Etheredge.

Former Spain Park standout Magette named to GSC Hall of Fame

Former Spain Park standout and current NBA two-way player Josh Magette was named an inductee into 2020 Gulf South Conference Hall of Fame after a ... Read more

3 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Two Pelham players make North All-Star team

North-South all-star squads for the 61st AHSAA North-South All-Star football game scheduled to be played Thursday, July 15 at the Cramton Bowl in Montgomery, were announced ... Read more

3 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Staying ready: Oak Mountain coaches adjust to changes amid COVID-19

Holding a pair of paint cans, one in each hand, Steward Carlisle lunges off the front steps of his home down his walkway where he ... Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

County football coaches making adjustments for 2020

Coaches across the country are having to game plan for an extra opponent this offseason: COVID-19. Nothing truly prepares you for the challenges this disease ... Read more

5 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

‘This won’t define us’: Two sports gone in the blink of an eye

He worked all year for this moment. To have one final chance to claim a state championship in two separate sports. As part of a ... Read more

5 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

COLUMN: Sports may be canceled, but their lessons prepared us

It took a few days for me to find the words, to process it all—the spring sports season has ended… almost two months early. Read more

6 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

AHSAA releases statement on cancellation of spring sports

For the county, it was shaping up to be a historic spring with five soccer teams, two baseball teams and one softball team ranked No. ... Read more

1 week ago by Alec Etheredge.

Spain Park’s Eli Mefford makes most of shortened season

Coming into the 2020 baseball season, Eli Mefford didn’t know what to expect. As a pitcher that was the third or fourth option in the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Oak Mountain’s season halted as No. 1 team in country

Fresh off a win against rival and state No. 1 Vestavia Hills, the Oak Mountain Eagles were feeling as confident as ever. The Eagles were ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Spain Park’s Barker named 2019-20 Player of the Year

During her freshman season, Spain Park’s Sarah Ashlee Barker hit a 3-pointer with three seconds left in her first state championship appearance against the Hoover ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Mike Chase earns Coach of the Year award

For the second time in three years the Spain Park girls basketball team wan a Class 7A State Championship after the Jaguars took down Hoover ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

2019-20 All-County girls basketball team named

With a state champion, two Final Four teams, three Elite Eight teams and five Sweet 16 teams, the 2019-20 girls basketball season featured plenty of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Softball rankings highlighted by No. 1 Spain Park, other county teams

Right now, the softball season is at a standstill due to the outbreak of COVID-19, but that doesn’t diminish the impressive start to the 2020 ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Baseball rankings loaded with county teams, two at No. 1

While there is a lot of uncertainty surrounding the remainder of the 2020 baseball season due to coronavirus, there is no second guessing the talent ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

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