February 28, 2008 RSS feed / Sports

Lady Demons roll into state finals

McIntosh, Spring Garden meet Wednesday to decide Class 1A state championship

The Lady Demons of McIntosh punched the ticket for Birmingham in dramatic fashion as Xavier Barnes hit the game winning shot for a 62-61 victory over third-ranked J.F. Shields Friday afternoon in Troy in the finals of the South Regional Tournament. More...

Lady Aggies off to hot start in softball

The Jackson High School Lady Aggies are off to a fast start with a 4-2 record in 2008. Jackson 5, Excel 1 JHS opened the season with a 5-1 victory over Excel Tuesday, Feb. 19. More...

LHS boys, girls season ends in Troy

The Leroy Bears had jumped out to a big lead before losing to Houston County 76-69 last Wednesday night in the South Regionals in Troy. "They hit their free throws down the stretch, when it counted," coach Brian Henry said. More...

Bears win three in Tombigbee Classic

The Leroy Bears improved to 5-0 on the season with wins over Demopolis, Jackson and Citronelle in the Tombigbee Classic. Leroy 15, Demopolis 5 Leroy defeated 5A Demopolis for the third time this season with a 15-5 win Saturday, Feb. 23. More...

Lady Eagles off to 1-2 start

The Jackson Academy Lady Eagles won one and lost two this week in softball. JA 12, Cottage Hill 1 JA knocked off Cottage Hill 12-1 Tuesday, Feb. 19, for their first win of the season. More...

Time for change at the Capstone

SPORTS REPORT

I have gone back and forth all week on whether to chime in on the sinking ship that is the Alabama basketball program, but Sunday's embarrassing loss to a less-than-spectacular Auburn squad made my final decision easy. More...

Jackson boys, girls fall in Troy regional

The Lady Aggies fought tooth and nail, even eliminating an eight-point lead, before losing 55-49 to Handley High School Thursday in the South RegionalTournament at Troy. More...

Demons fall in semifinals

The McIntosh Demons magical run for a state championship ended abruptly Monday, Feb. 25 with a 87-54 loss to Sulligent. MHS fell down 23-3 in the first quarter and never could overcome the slow start. More...

Aggies knock off Millry, Demopolis

The Jackson Aggies are off to a 3-2 start to the 2008 baseball season. This weekend the Aggies headed over to Leroy for a doubleheader against Demopolis and Leroy in the Tombigbee Classic. More...

Lady Bears take third place in Thomasville

The Leroy Lady Bears finished up in third place this weekend in the Thomasville Tournament. Leroy 13, SCHS 2 Leroy knocked off Southern Choctaw 13-2 to start off the season on a good note Saturday, Feb. 23. More...