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Athlete of the week


Kallie Burden, Deshler: Burden totaled 25 kills in a two-win day as the Tigers beat Wilson and Russellville. 

Lauren Cook, Covenant Christian: Cook had nine kills, 13 digs, two blocks and two aces in a win over Colbert Heights and five kills in a win over Belgreen. 

Megan Johnson, Central: Johnson had 17 kills in a four-set win over Rogers and 10 kills in a victory over Wilson. 


Gabe Amick, Russellville: Amick threw five touchdown passes in the Golden Tigers’ 43-0 rout of Lawrence County.  

Cannon Berryman, Colbert Co.: Cannon Berryman scored on a 1-yard touchdown with 2 ½ minutes left in a 25-24 win over Hatton. 

Kyler Murks, Brooks: Murks accounted for five touchdowns – four passes to Knute Wood and a touchdown run – and made a key third-down tackle in the Lions’ 42-14 win over Deshler.

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Russellville, Central move up 1 spot in state rankings

Russellville and Central climbed a spot in the latest state rankings, while Mars Hill remained the same. Read more


Florence runner Trey Hurt commits to Auburn

Milestones are getting to be routine for Florence senior Trey Hurt. Read more


High school volleyball roundup: Willis helps Muscle Shoals earn split

Muscle Shoals split two volleyball matches Tuesday, falling to Hartselle 3-0 before beating Florence 2-0. Read more

High school volleyball roundup: Gann leads Covenant Christian to sweep of Cherokee

CHEROKEE — Ashlee Gann had 15 kills, eight digs and two blocks as Covenant Christian swept Cherokee on Monday 25-11, 25-13, 25-11. Read more

High school cross country, volleyball roundup: A week later, Florence's Hurt breaks own school record

Florence senior cross country runner Trey Hurt set a school record for the second straight weekend, breaking the record he set last week wi… Read more


The Killer Ks: Kyler Murks, Knute Wood and Brooks teammates too much for Deshler

TUSCUMBIA — A one-hour weather delay gave Brooks senior Knute Wood a longer pregame period than normal. Read more


Week 5: Statewide Alabama high school football standings

The region races are starting to take shape. Read more


Owens' TD spurt carries Muscle Shoals over Athens

ATHENS — Muscle Shoals scored three touchdowns in the fourth quarter to claim a 27-13 win over Athens at Larry McCoy Field on Friday. Read more


'They physically kicked our rear end': Florence bullied around in loss to Bob Jones

FLORENCE — As Wade Waldrop ran off the turf field at Braly Stadium into the Florence locker room, the Falcons head coach made one thing qui… Read more


High school football roundup: Central stays undefeated with win over Rogers

Central remained unbeaten and on a collision course with Brooks in Class 4A, Region 8 with a 20-17 win over Rogers on Friday. Read more


Week 5: Alabama high school football Top 10 fared

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Week 5: Statewide Alabama high school football scores

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High school volleyball roundup: DiStefano, Johnson lead Central to win over Rogers

CENTRAL HEIGHTS — Kinsley DiStefano and Megan Johnson combined for 32 kills to lead Central to a 25-21, 14-25, 25-22, 25-17 win over Rogers… Read more


Hyde, Armstrong voted Fans' Players of the Week

Phil Campbell’s Bryant Hyde and Muscle Shoals’ Addison Armstrong were voted this week’s Fans’ Favorites. Read more