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Soccer teams begin playoffs Friday

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The Hewitt-Trussville varsity soccer teams begin the Class 6A playoffs at home Friday. Both teams were Class 6A, Area 11 champions for the second consecutive season. The girls will host Pell City on Friday, April 25 at 5:30 p.m. at the Trussville Civic Center. The boys will follow at 7:30 p.m. against Gadsden City. [caption id="attachment_12485" align="alignleft" width="300"] Hew ...

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4 Hewitt football players, one cross country runner sign

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Four Hewitt-Trussville football players and one cross country runner signed scholarships Friday. Senior linebacker Hunter Reid signed with Faulkner University in Montgomery. As a senior last season, Reid notched 101 tackles, good for third on the Hewitt-Trussville defense. He totaled a second-best 14 tackles for loss. He had one sack, one pass breakup, one forced fumble and a blo ...

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Riddle ‘relieved’ of coaching duties, ‘appreciative’ of opportunity

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Hewitt-Trussville head football coach Hal Riddle is taking a position in the Trussville City Schools Central Office, leaving the head coaching job open. Riddle will be the director of student services. Bill Hamilton is retiring from the position. Riddle said Tuesday that he was “relieved of my duties as coach.” A press release from Trussville City Schools states that Riddle had a ...

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No. 5 Hewitt-Trussville advances past Vestavia Hills

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Hewitt-Trussville is moving on. The No. 5 Huskies defeated Vestavia Hills 7-2 at Phil English Field on Monday night to advance to the second round of the Class 6A state playoffs. Hewitt-Trussville will play at Mountain Brook on Friday in a doubleheader at 5 p.m. A third game, if necessary, is at noon Saturday. On Monday, junior catcher Cyle Moore was the star offensively. He was ...

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Two from area named to North baseball team

By Gary Lloyd MONTGOMERY -- Two area baseball players have been named to the North All-Star team. Clay-Chalkville junior pitcher Matthew Calvert and Hewitt-Trussville junior shortstop Carter Pharis were named to the team. [caption id="attachment_5863" align="alignleft" width="300"] Clay-Chalkville junior pitcher Matthew Calvertfile photo by Ron Burkett[/caption] The North-South All-Star game is part of the ...

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Hewitt-Trussville head football coach Hal Riddle taking Central Office job; head coaching vacancy open

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Hewitt-Trussville head football coach Hal Riddle has resigned from the position to take a position in the Trussville City Schools Central Office. Riddle will be the director of student services. Bill Hamilton is retiring from the position. During the search for the new head football coach, Hewitt-Trussville High School Assistant Principal Barry Allphin will serve as interim head ...

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Clay-Chalkville to play in nationally televised football game

By Gary Lloyd CLAY -- Clay-Chalkville at Hoover against Hoover was big. Clay-Chalkville at Hoover against Niceville (Fla.) on national television is bigger. The Cougars have agreed to play against Niceville (Fla.) on Saturday, Aug. 23 at Hoover. Hoover will face off with Miami Central (Fla.) that same day in a doubleheader of high school football games. These games replace the Clay-Chalkville at Hoover game ...

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Mortimer Jordan sweeps Pinson Valley out of playoffs

By Erik Harris For The Tribune KIMBERLY -- For the second year in a row Pinson Valley found itself in Kimberly for a playoff series against Mortimer Jordan, and for the second year in a row there was a Friday-night sweep, but this time instead of celebrating his team’s survival down the first base line, coach Shane Chappell delivered his closing statements to this year’s senior class. The Indians dropped a ...

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AHSAA shakes up regional hoops playoffs

By Gary Lloyd MONTGOMERY -- The Alabama High School Athletic Association Central Board of Control earlier this week approved a change in basketball championship play for the coming school year. The board voted to change the current regional basketball playoff schedule from a one-week tournament to one that would be played in parts of two weeks beginning with the 2014-15 season. The new format became necessa ...

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AHSAA adds bowling as championship sport

By Gary Lloyd MONTGOMERY -- The Alabama High School Athletic Association Central Board of Control earlier this week voted to add bowling as a championship sport beginning with the 2015-2016 school year. Bowling will be a winter sport. Bowling was approved as an emerging sport for the 2014-2015 school year. School officials at Hewitt-Trussville, Clay-Chalkville and Pinson Valley all said their schools have i ...

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