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Pinson Valley finishes perfect season, beats Wetumpka 31-10 in 6A state title game

  By David Knox Sports Editor TUSCALOOSA — Pinson Valley finished its perfect season Friday night in Tuscaloosa beating Wetumpka High School 31-10 in the AHSAA 6A state championship. [caption id="attachment_49129" align="alignleft" width="300"] Pinson Valley running back Khymel Chaverst fights through a tackle attempt during Friday night's 6A state title game at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa.Photo ...

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UPDATE: Super 7 games still on per AHSAA

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TUSCALOOSA — UPDATED: At 9:43 a.m. the AHSAA once again posted on social media to confirm that all of the games to be played at the Super 7 Friday are still on as scheduled. All #Super7 games today are on schedule. Fans, be safe as you travel today! Plenty of hot chocolate here at @BryantDenny_UA to stay warm! — Super 7 (@AHSAA_football) December 8, 2017 All games t ...

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Alabama’s Minkah Fitzpatrick wins Bednarik, Thorpe awards

Courtesy RollTide.com ATLANTA — Alabama junior defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick was presented with a pair of individual national awards Thursday night at the ESPN Home Depot College Football Awards Show, which took place at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, Ga. Fitzpatrick received both the Chuck Bednarik and Jim Thorpe awards on Thursday. The Bednarik recognizes the nation's top defensive play ...

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3 Auburn players named to Walter Camp All-America team

By Greg Ostendorf AuburnTigers.com AUBURN — The Walter Camp All-America Team was announced Thursday at the Home Depot College Football Awards Show, and Auburn, with Daniel Carlson, Braden Smith and Carlton Davis, was the only SEC school with three players selected. The rest of the conference had three players combined on either the first or second team. Carlson, a finalist for the Lou Groza Award, was Aubur ...

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Former Cougar Cole Baker helps East Mississippi win national championship

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports PERKINSTON, Miss. — The top-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College captured their fourth NJCAA national football championship in seven years with a 31-28 victory over No. 2 Arizona Western College during Sunday afternoon's NJCAA Football Championship Game/Mississippi Bowl X played at A.L. May Memorial Stadium on the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community Colle ...

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Tennessee to announce Bama DC Jeremy Pruitt as next head coach

Courtesy UTsports.com KNOXVILLE — University of Tennessee, Knoxville Chancellor Beverly Davenport and Director of Athletics Phillip Fulmer will hold a press conference Thursday at 5:05 p.m. CT in the Peyton Manning Locker Room to introduce Jeremy Pruitt as Tennessee's next head football coach. [caption id="attachment_49032" align="alignleft" width="200"] Jeremy Pruitt[/caption] The press conference will be ...

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Huskies back in tough region as high school reclassification, realignments released

By David Knox Sports Editor TRUSSVILLE — The Alabama High School Athletic Association approved through its Central Board of Control the new reclassification and alignments for the 2018-19 and 2019-20 school years last week. The AHSAA retains its seven class makeup (in most sports) ranked by school enrollment and then aligned by geography. Class 7A retains 32 schools with varying numbers in each class down t ...

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UAB coach Bill Clark named C-USA Coach of the Year

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports After leading his team to school records for conference and overall wins following a two-year program hiatus, UAB head coach Bill Clark has been named Conference USA Coach of the Year, as voted on by the league’s 14 head coaches and announced in a release Wednesday. After not playing football in 2015 and 2016, the Blazers bevy of practices and self-scouting for two ...

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Former Husky Jarrion Street to transfer from Ole Miss

By David Knox Sports Editor Former Hewitt-Trussville standout Jarrion Street has decided to transfer from Ole Miss in the wake of the NCAA’s postseason bowl ban beyond the 2017 season for the Rebels. Street, a 6-foot-1, 210-pounder played in each of the past two seasons on the defensive side of the ball after arriving as part of Ole Miss' No. 5 ranked 2016 recruiting class. Street also hopes to find a schoo ...

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Pinson Valley 1 win away from state title, perfect season

By David Knox Sports Editor PINSON — The biggest win in Pinson Valley football history has simply made Friday night’s Class 6A state championship game the biggest game in Pinson Valley football history. The unbeaten Indians from Pinson meet the once-beaten Indians from Wetumpka at 7 p.m. at Tuscaloosa’s Bryant-Denny Stadium to conclude a week of Super 7 championships. The game will air on WBRC’s Bounce TV c ...

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