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Hewitt, Pinson baseball only area teams ranked this week

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The Hewitt-Trussville and Pinson Valley baseball teams are the only area squads ranked in this week’s Alabama Sports Writers Association polls. Hewitt-Trussville (18-5) is No. 9 in Class 6A, down two spots from No. 7 last week. Pinson Valley (15-7) held at No. 9 in Class 5A this week. Clay-Chalkville, which entered the Class 6A rankings at No. 10 last week, fell out of the rankin ...

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Calvert named Underclassman All-American

By Gary Lloyd CLAY -- Perfect Game USA has released its 2014 Preseason Underclassmen All-American list, and an area player is on the list. Clay-Chalkville junior pitcher Matthew Calvert is listed as a “high” honorable mention player. A total of 18 Birmingham-area baseball players were on the “high” honorable mention and honorable mention lists. [caption id="attachment_5863" align="alignleft" width="300"] Cl ...

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Trussville dominates local baseball tournaments

For The Tribune TRUSSVILLE -- This year has proven to be successful for the Trussville Baseball Association. The season started with the fifth annual First Swing Tournament hosted by the Trussville Baseball Association.   Trussville teams took the championship in every age classification. In March, Trussville sent teams to Moody and Leeds for their annual preseason tournaments. In Leeds the 8U Giants and th ...

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Hewitt-Trussville runner signs with Lees-McRae

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Hewitt-Trussville senior runner Josh Dowds has signed with Lees-McRae College in Banner Elk, N.C., according to Hewitt-Trussville head coach David Dobbs. Dowds will run cross country and track at the college. Dobbs said Dowds mainly ran cross country in high school. He’s participating in outdoor track this spring. In October, Dowds finished 12th individually in the Class 6A, Sect ...

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4 area wrestlers compete in national championships

By Gary Lloyd VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. -- Four area wrestlers are competing this week at the NHSCA High School Wrestling Championships in Virginia Beach, Va. From Hewitt-Trussville is freshman Heath Williamson, who will wrestle in the 113-pound division. From Clay-Chalkville are senior Nick Weldon wrestling in the 182-pound weight class and sophomore Austin Weldon wrestling in the 160-pound division. [caption id ...

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Hewitt baseball playing in Tennessee tournament

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Most high school students over spring break head south to Florida. The Hewitt-Trussville varsity baseball team headed north to Tennessee. The seventh-ranked Huskies (18-5) are playing this week and weekend in the 2014 Warrior Spring Classic in Murfreesboro, Tenn. [caption id="attachment_11946" align="alignleft" width="300"] Hewitt-Trussville junior catcher Cyle Moore swings at a ...

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8U Nationals claim tournament title

For The Tribune TRUSSVILLE -- The 8U Nationals won the 2014 Trussville First Swing Tournament on Feb. 23. The Nationals team went 4-1 to win the Trussville First Swing Tournament and made a triple play in the championship game. [caption id="attachment_12535" align="alignleft" width="300"] The 8U Nationalssubmitted photo[/caption] First row from left are John Connor Farris, Clayton Healy, Griffin Greenhaw, J ...

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Trussville Giants win Leeds tournament

For The Tribune TRUSSVILLE -- The Trussville 8U Giants won the Leeds Area Tournament on Saturday, March 15 in Leeds. Team members from left are Carter Lybrand, Tyler Maronge, Cole Allen, Carter Allen, Trace Eddleman, Charlie Buttiker, Jalen Jones, Xavier Edwards and Trace Barlok. [caption id="attachment_12532" align="alignleft" width="300"] The 8U Giantssubmitted photo[/caption] Coaches from left are Jason ...

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Clay-Chalkville hoops coach resigns

By Gary Lloyd CLAY -- Clay-Chalkville varsity boys basketball coach Daniel Foy resigned from his position Thursday. Foy totaled a 66-27 record in his three seasons as the Cougars coach. Foy said he has grown as a teacher and coach at Clay-Chalkville. “I really enjoyed my time here,” Foy said. [caption id="attachment_10946" align="alignleft" width="200"] Daniel Foy resigned as Clay-Chalkville’s varsity boys ...

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All area baseball teams in new rankings

By Gary Lloyd JEFFERSON COUNTY -- All three area baseball teams are ranked in this week’s Alabama Sports Writers Association poll. Hewitt-Trussville (17-5) was up to No. 7 in Class 6A from No. 8 last week, while Clay-Chalkville (16-5) entered the rankings for the first time at No. 10. The top six teams, in order, are Sparkman, Thompson, Huntsville, Hoover, Opelika and Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa. Defending state c ...

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