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1 from Trussville plays in Mississippi camp

By Gary Lloyd BOONEVILLE, Miss. -- One boy from Trussville recently participated in a youth summer baseball camp put on by Northeast Mississippi Community College. Noah Walls participated in the three-day event open to any student in the first through sixth grades. [caption id="attachment_14031" align="alignleft" width="300"] Fourth from left on the middle row, Noah Walls, of Trussville, competed with many ...

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New Hewitt football coach to make staff recommendations ‘very soon’

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- New Hewitt-Trussville head football coach Josh Floyd will have his staff in place soon. “We have been interviewing assistant coaches this week and Coach Floyd is working with existing coaches at HTHS every day,” Trussville City Schools Superintendent Pattie Neill said. “He will be making his staff recommendations very soon.” [caption id="attachment_13791" align="alignleft" width= ...

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Clay-Chalkville MS wrestling camp next week

By Gary Lloyd CLAY -- The Clay-Chalkville Middle School wrestling camp is scheduled for June 16-18. The fee is $25 per athlete, and checks should be made payable to Clay-Chalkville Middle School. Water will be available for athletes. [caption id="attachment_14002" align="alignleft" width="160"] Clay-Chalkville Middle School wrestling coach DiAngelo Perryphoto courtesy of Jefferson County Schools[/caption] C ...

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Trussville golfer wins junior championship tournament

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- A Trussville golfer won a junior championships last week. Logan Archer won the 43rd Pigeon Dove Junior Championship last week at Musgrove Country Club in Jasper. With the win, Archer earned an exemption to play in the Veritas Junior World Golf Championship in July. To win last week’s tournament, Archer birdied two of his final four holes to edge Lance Moore for the title, accordi ...

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Trussville 12U finishes undefeated

For The Tribune TRUSSVILLE -- The Trussville 12U National All Stars finished undefeated and champions of the Gene Harrison All Star Classic on June 1. Trussville finished 4-0, outscoring its opponents 55-15. In the championship game Trussville racked up 13 runs batted in, and four players -- Keith Lanum, Phillip Bentley, Caleb Kettering and Jonathan Moore -- hit home runs. [caption id="attachment_13990" ali ...

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Trussville sweeps all-star tournaments

For The Tribune TRUSSVILLE -- Trussville Baseball Association’s all-star teams recorded a clean sweep last weekend, claiming championships in five age classifications. At Trussville’s All Star Classic, 44 teams participated in four separate brackets, with Trussville winning all four.  Winners included 6U American (head coach Butch Cole), 8U National (head coach Bobby Wright), 11U National (head coach Pat Sm ...

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Clay-Chalkville baseball player praised by summer teammates

By Gary Lloyd EMERSON, Ga. -- A Clay-Chalkville High School baseball player is being praised by teammates on the East Cobb Astros 18 summer baseball team. According to an article at www.perfectgame.org, rising junior Thomas Johns, 16, is the youngest player on the East Cobb team, but teammates and coaches are excited about his future. Read the full article here. [caption id="attachment_13964" align="alignle ...

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Steel City Invitational to be televised

By Gary Lloyd BIRMINGHAM -- Clay-Chalkville could be getting some more TV time. The Steel City Invitational in just its second year has reached an agreement with WABM My68 to televise the basketball tournament’s semifinals and finals live. The hoops tournament is scheduled for Dec. 19-22 at Samford University. [caption id="attachment_10300" align="alignright" width="200"] Clay-Chalkville rising senior point ...

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Trussville’s Sam Love to play in U.S. Open

By Scott Buttram TRUSSVILLE -- Former Hewitt-Trussville and UAB golfer Same Love will play in the 2014 U.S. Open, according to Golf Week. Love replaces Jason Millard of Murfreesboro, Tenn., after Millard self-reported that he grounded his club on the 18th hole at Colonial Country Club’s North Course while playing in a qualifier for the Open, the website reports. Millard reported the infraction five days aft ...

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Former Hewitt-Trussville player taken in MLB Draft

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Former Hewitt-Trussville baseball standout Grayson Jones was selected Saturday in the MLB Draft. Grayson Jones, a freshman pitcher at Shelton State Community College, was drafted in the 14th round by the Cleveland Indians. Jones was the 428th overall selection. [caption id="attachment_5494" align="alignleft" width="170"] Grayson Jonesphoto courtesy of Jo Gatewood[/caption] As a f ...

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