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Cougars earn important series win over Shades Valley

By Kyle Parmley CLAY – After losing the first game of the series Tuesday, the Clay-Chalkville baseball team needed to win both games Wednesday to attain a split of the series and secure the tiebreak advantage over Shades Valley. They did just that. The Cougars took a big step toward a postseason berth Wednesday, grinding out a pair of tough wins against Class 6A, Area 12 foe Shades Valley. In the first game ...

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Week 3 poll keeps Hewitt-Trussville on top

By Erik Harris TRUSSVILLE – The Alabama Sports Writers Association has unveiled three baseball and softball polls throughout the 2015 season, and in all three editions Hewitt-Trussville has ruled the roost in both sports. On the baseball diamond, head coach Jeff Mauldin and the boys have constructed a 14-2 overall record. However, one of those losses came Tuesday night at home against area foe No. 7 Vestavi ...

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Area 6 baseball playoff race heating up

By Kyle Parmley IRONDALE – The Class 6A, Area 12 playoff race is on, and getting more interesting by the day. Clay-Chalkville, Pinson Valley, Shades Valley and Huffman comprise the area, with the first three teams named battling for only a pair of postseason spots. Shades Valley took a step toward one of those spots, knocking off Clay-Chalkville 3-1 on Tuesday night. [caption id="attachment_20639" align="al ...

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Lady Huskies lose on penalty kicks, Cougars and Indians fall

By Kyle Parmley TRUSSVILLE -- The Trussville Civic Center played host to a top-3 matchup Tuesday night. Hewitt-Trussville, the top-ranked girls’ soccer team in Class 7A, faced off with No. 3 Vestavia Hills in an exciting Area 6 contest, in which the Lady Rebels snuck away with a 3-2 victory by way of extra time penalty kicks. Within the first minute of the game, Vestavia Hills opened up the scoring with a g ...

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Clay-Chalkville’s Johns returns to field

By Erik Harris CLAY -- Clay-Chalkville junior Thomas Johns has returned to the lineup for the first time in 2015. Johns, an Auburn verbal commitment, missed the first month of the season while he recovered from an injury. His offensive power comes as a welcome sight for head coach Bubba Roberts, who’s in the midst of his Class 6A, Area 12 schedule. “It stinks missing that many games, never done that before, ...

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Huskies’ rally falls short in first area game

By Kyle Parmley TRUSSVILLE – Hewitt-Trussville mounted a furious rally but came up just short. The Class 7A top-ranked Huskies (14-2) trailed Vestavia Hills 5-1 heading into the bottom of the seventh inning, but did not go down without a fight in the team’s first Area 6 contest Tuesday night at Phil English Field. After the first out was recorded, five straight Huskies reached base. Ed Johnson was hit by a ...

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Lacrosse: Hewitt-Trussville downs Homewood

By Erik Harris TRUSSVILLE – The Hewitt-Trussville boys’ lacrosse team outlasted Homewood in a three-overtime thriller Thursday night. In the end, it was the Huskies that walked away with an 8-7 win in what coach Jamey Curlee said was “one of the best games I have ever seen.” Regulation ended with a Carter McAlpin goal that evened the contest at 7. That Hewitt-Trussville goal came with less than two minutes ...

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4 baseball players named to All-Region list

By Kyle Parmley CLAY – Four local baseball players were honored by Perfect Game USA, as the organization announced its annual preseason All-American and All-Region teams Tuesday. Perfect Game USA released a national first-, second- and third-team list, each comprised of 50 players each, to go along with an extensive honorable mention selection. There are also 10 specific regions with a first and second team ...

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Hudson garners MVP honors in All-Star game 

By Erik Harris MONTGOMERY -- Clay-Chalkville senior point guard Kristian Hudson said on March 6 that she liked Alabama’s chances to take back the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game series. Two weeks later, she stood at half court on Alabama State University’s Dunn-Oliver Acadome floor holding the game’s MVP award. Her 23 points, five assists and three steals helped Alabama to a 93-87 win, which gave it a 13- ...

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Indians bat around in final inning to beat Gardendale

By Kyle Parmley PINSON – Nine batters. Five walks. Two hit batters. Two strikeouts. A balk. No balls put in play. Four runs. A walk-off victory. Those are the numbers from Pinson Valley’s half of the seventh inning Monday night. Trailing 3-0, the Indians batted around in the final frame and Rudd Mauldin walked to bring home the winning run in their 4-3 victory over visiting Gardendale. Jacob Hallmark silenc ...

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