TUSCALOOSA — The anticipated showdown became a showcase.
TUSCALOOSA — Zach Pyron was 13-of-21 passing for 166 yards and two fourth-quarter touchdowns to help Pinson Valley down Spanish Fort 23-13 on Friday for the Class 6A championship.
Abbie Mitchell scored 21 points, her fourth straight 20-point game, and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Vina in a 57-43 win over Hackleburg on Friday.
GREENHILL — Behind the trio of Karly, Kensey and Laney Weathers, Loretto beat Rogers 48-39 on Friday in a matchup of Shoals-area girls basketball powerhouses.
TUSCALOOSA — Justus McDaniel scored four touchdowns, Peyton Higgins totaled 281 all-purpose yards, and Mars Hill eased to its second state championship in three years Friday.
The scenery changes for Mars Hill’s third state championship game appearance. After two years at Auburn’s Jordan-Hare Stadium, this year’s state finals are at the University of Alabama.
SHEFFIELD — Junior Will Bonner scored 31 of his career-high 39 points in the first half to lead Belgreen in a 74-52 win over Sheffield on Thursday.
TUSCALOOSA — Bestor McFadden threw two touchdown passes to Will Passeau, helping St. Paul's down Pleasant Grove 29-21 on Thursday for the Class 5A championship.
There are things we won't recall
And feelings we'll never find
It's taken so long to see it
'Cause we never seemed to have the time