July 16, 2009 RSS feed / Sports

Former JHS student real life 'Rocky'

There have been quite a few amateur fighters step foot in the ring locally but few have enjoyed the success of former Jackson resident Rocky Overstreet. More...

Jackson 11-year-old District 3 champions

The Jackson 11-year-old All-Stars won the District 3 championship, Thursday, July 2 in Gilbertown. Jackson 15, Bay Minette 1 Eastwood Thomas pitched a complete game one-hitter while striking out seven. More...

Eagles adjusting to new spread offense

The Jackson Academy Eagles have taken part in several 7-on-7 tournaments over the last few weeks with a good amount of success. The Eagles are trying to make the switch from the veer to the spread in '09. More...

Moseley, Ross take first place in Coca-Cola tourney

More than 60 teams participated in the Jackson Links' Coca Cola golf tournament July 11-12. Danny Moseley and Adam Ross placed first in the championship flight with a score of 123 for 36 holes. More...

Waverunner results

The Jackson Waverunners competed with Monroeville and Brewton in Jackson Tuesday June 23. More...

Youth teams present trophies

Dylan Thomas (left), on behalf of the Police Department Minor League team, recently presented the Jackson Minor League championship trophy to Jackson Police Chief Charles Burge. More...

Lady Aggies undefeated at "play-day"

The Jackson High School Lady Aggies basketball team held a play day Saturday, June 6. Participating teams were Jackson, Leroy, Clarke County and Monroe County. Jackson ended the afternoon with a perfect 3-0 record. More...

All-Stars win Dixie Youth South State

With stellar defensive play behind him, Zach Watford pitched the rarest of gems, a perfect game, as Grove Hill beat Auburn 5-0 Sunday afternoon to capture the Dixie Youth South State 15-16-yearold title. More...

12-year-old All-Stars District 3 champions

The Jackson 12-year-old All- Stars won the District 3 championship. Jackson 7, South Monroe 1 Jackson won game one against Atmore without stepping foot on the field due to a forfeit by Atmore. More...

Brothers have big day in St. Stephens

Dave and Jordan Lankford had a big day fishing July 4th at St. Stephens Park while visiting with his Paw-Paw Butch over the weekend. More...

Redfish hooked by Trujillo

This redfish was caught by Scott Trujillo, age 10 of Wagarville on July 8. He is the son of Becky and Jason Trujillo. He caught the fish from the pier at Indian Point in Gautier, Miss. where he and his family were camping. More...

Waverunners take on Rock Creek, Monroeville

The Jackson Waverunners competed with Rock Creek and Monroeville Tuesday June 30 in Daphne. More...

Leroy hosts 7-on-7 tournament

The Leroy Bears hosted a 7-on-7 tournament Thursday, July 9 at LHS. Thomasville, Citronelle, Millry, Demopolis and Linden joined the Bears in the tournament. Harold Bryant (above) breaks up a pass against Thomasville tight end Jay Williams. More...

JHS volleyball team attends skill camp

The Jackson High School volleyball team participated in an individual, skill and team camp at Faulkner State last month. These young ladies were instructed by F.S. coach Dr. Ritchie Dulaney in sharpening their fundamental skills. More...

Pee-Wee football sign-up July 18, 25

Jackson Pee-Wee football registration is Saturday, July 18 and Saturday, July 25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Jackson City Hall. Fees due at registration are $55 for football players and $20 for cheerleaders. More...