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Athlete of the week


Will Bonner, Belgreen: Bonner scored 27 points to lead the Bulldogs to a 58-51 win over Red Bay in the Franklin County championship game. 

Mac Wilcoxson, Haleyville: Wilcoxson scored 30 points Friday in the Lions’ rout of Fayette County. 

Jay Whalen, Colbert County: Whalen had a team-high 20 points in a 65-44 win over Colbert Heights. 


Kendyl Hawkins, Florence: Hawkins totaled 15 points in a 47-38 win over Columbia. 

Madie Krieger, Rogers: Krieger scored 22 points in a win over Lexington and 24 points in a win over Central. 

Hayden Shollenberger, Wilson: Shollenberger scored a game-high 21 in the Warriors’ 46-35 county tournament first round win over Mars Hill. 

Top stories


3-peat: Rogers girls win county tournament

ROGERSVILLE — Such is the confidence in a teammate she knows so well that Erin Brown knew exactly what to do and full confidence it would w… Read more


Lauderdale County boys snap Brooks' county title streak

KILLEN — Since Xavier Mitchell started high school, Brooks had won the Lauderdale County boys basketball tournament every year. Read more

Prep basketball roundup: Russellville secures host spot for area tournament

Russellville secured the host spot for the upcoming area tournament with a 84-71 win over West Point on Friday. Read more

Lauderdale County boys topple Central, earn spot in county title game against Brooks

The Tigers will play Brooks at 7 p.m. Saturday for the county championship. Read more


Lauderdale County, Rogers girls advance to county title game

ROGERSVILLE — It has been three years since Lauderdale County’s girls last won a county tournament, which would not be a long wait for anyb… Read more


Waterloo boys basketball returns after five weeks without games

Waterloo’s boys basketball team had basketball games Friday and Saturday. That alone was something new. Read more


AHSAA makes changes to postseason basketball

The format for the upcoming high school basketball postseason will change in several ways, the AHSAA announced Wednesday. Read more


Closing on milestone: Deshler's Killen nears 800

Jana Killen walks through the Deshler gymnasium every day to get to her math classroom. The dome is dark in the morning, but as soon as she… Read more


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State rankings: Lauderdale County stakes top-5 claim

Lauderdale County, for the first time in three years, has a top-5 girls team, jumping to fourth in the latest Alabama Sports Writers Associ… Read more


Fuqua helps Lauderdale County boys past Mars Hill

ROGERSVILLE — There’s a picture Eric Fuqua remembers from two years ago — “the old days,” he jokes — of Fuqua and his Lauderdale County B-t… Read more


Shollenberger guides Wilson girls past Mars Hill in county tournament first round

Hayden Shollenberger laughed as she and four teammates walked to the baseline with a minute to go. Read more


Pinson Valley's Ga'Quincy McKinstry named Mr. Football in Alabama

Ga'Quincy McKinstry, a two-way star at Pinson Valley, was named the state's Mr. Football on Saturday, marking the second time in three year… Read more

Saturday's high school roundup: Sanders' shot wins for Deshler

Dadarian Sanders scored with 2 seconds remaining to lift Deshler to a 60-59 win at Florence on Saturday. Read more


Belgreen boys hold off Red Bay for county title

THARPTOWN — Will Bonner has played in two county tournaments since transferring to Belgreen High from Russellville, and the junior guard ha… Read more