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White to be first lacrosse signee from Hewitt-Trussville

By Erik Harris TRUSSVILLE -- Hewitt-Trussville lacrosse is still in its infant stages, but sending a player to the next level is a big step toward maturity. Senior Alex White will be the program’s first lacrosse player to sign an athletic scholarship, according to head coach Jamey Curlee. White is expected to sign with the University of Alabama in Huntsville and if she stays true to her commitment, she will ...

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Trussville golf course owner elected to hall of fame

Chris Rigdon wants young players to focus on integrity By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Chris Rigdon was so proud to be wearing that shirt in 1975. The shirt included a Birmingham Country Club logo on the left side, and wearing it provided him a little more pep in his step. Rigdon was allowed to wear that shirt because Jon Gustin, the head golf professional at Birmingham Country Club, hired him that year. A year ...

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Pinson Valley still waiting on baseball opener

PINSON -- Pinson Valley’s double dip at Corner has been postponed for the second time in as many days. According to Corner coach [caption id="attachment_18983" align="alignleft" width="300"] Pinson Valley's Baker Hodge bats against Clay-Chalkville last season.file photo by Ron Burkett[/caption] es, the playing surface was too damp for today’s games. The Indians were originally scheduled to open their season ...

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Start of baseball season still on hold for Hewitt-Trussville

By Erik Harris TRUSSVILLE -- Another baseball game has been canceled. Hewitt-Trussville was scheduled to play Hazel Green on Wednesday night in Cullman, but like the Huskies’ first two games, it’s been called off. [caption id="attachment_12768" align="alignleft" width="300"] The 2014 Hewitt-Trussville baseball teamfile photo by Ron Burkett[/caption] Head coach Jeff Mauldin had a pair of games arranged in Hu ...

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Baseball preview: Area teams ready for new start

By Erik Harris JEFFERSON COUNTY -- Baseball season has arrived. Hewitt-Trussville, Clay-Chalkville and Pinson Valley all bring back their head coaches, who expect big things in 2015. Hewitt-Trussville Jeff Mauldin is starting his third season as the Huskies’ head coach, and despite the loss of five starters on the field and four big contributors on the hill, expectations are high. [caption id="attachment_19 ...

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Potential winter weather impacting area baseball openers

By Kyle Parmley JEFFERSON COUNTY -- Potential winter weather issues have put opening day [caption id="attachment_18606" align="alignleft" width="300"] Clay-Chalkville shortstop Tyler Duke swings at a pitch in a game at Hewitt-Trussville last season.file photo by Ron Burkett[/caption] plans on hold for a couple area baseball teams. Clay-Chalkville was scheduled to host Springville in a doubleheader to start ...

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Hewitt-Trussville’s Perry wins state wrestling championship

By Erik Harris HUNTSVILLE – Hewitt-Trussville junior Davis Perry is a Class 7A state wrestling champion. He controlled a 6-1 decision over Vestavia Hills’ Morgan Paugh in the 160-pound finals Friday in Huntsville’s Von Braun Center. Perry claimed a 2-0 lead early in the match and held Paugh, who he lost to in the 2014 state championships, scoreless all the way through the second round. Paugh did manage a th ...

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Pinson Valley soccer sweeps, Lady Huskies fall

By Kyle Parmley PINSON – Pinson Valley and Hewitt-Trussville soccer teams were back in action on Thursday night, looking to improve on their strong openings to the season. The Pinson Valley girls (2-0) knocked off visiting Mortimer Jordan 5-1 behind a second straight hat trick from Tori Gann. Viviana Rosales and Evelyn Zotea also contributed goals to the victory. [caption id="attachment_19431" align="alignl ...

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Fort Payne storms back, ends Lady Cougars’ season

By Kyle Parmley JACKSONVILLE – The Lady Cougars’ playoff run came to a screeching halt in the fourth quarter. Fort Payne blew past Clay-Chalkville in the final period, outscoring the Lady Cougars 24-9 and winning 55-48 in the Northeast Regional Semifinals of the AHSAA Basketball State Finals, held in the Pete Mathews Coliseum on the campus of Jacksonville State University. [caption id="attachment_18469" ali ...

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Clay’s Hudson garners college offer

By Erik Harris CLAY – After Clay-Chalkville senior point guard Kristian Hudson eclipsed 2,000 career points four days after Christmas in Bryant Bank Arena, she made it clear that she wanted to play basketball at the next level. [caption id="attachment_10059" align="alignleft" width="200"] Clay-Chalkville senior guard Kristian Hudsonfile photo by Ron Burkett[/caption] Not two months later, Hudson, who became ...

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