This year's Alabama Sports Writers All-State baseball teams, players and coaches of the year, and honorable mentions:
Writers from around the state nominated 160 pitchers throughout Alabama’s seven AHSAA classifications for all-state consideration.
Mars Hill moved within a win of a berth in the Class 2A state softball tournament Thursday, beating Colbert County and Hatton at the Florence Sportsplex.
One local team is in position to win its first state golf championship, while several players are primed to capture individual titles at the AHSAA golf championship in Mobile after the first round of play.
Mars Hill and Spring Garden are headed to a deciding game today after the teams split a doubleheader Thursday.