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Indians defeat Cougars in rematch 28-20, advances to second straight state championship game

By Justin Nails Tribune Sports PINSON—Pinson Valley will have a chance to defend their 6A crown after defeating region rival Clay-Chalkville tonight 28-20. With the help of their defense, who took advantage of some timely turnovers, the Indians were able to build just enough of a lead to take down the Cougars. Both teams were lead by their strong defenses in the first half as both teams finished the first q ...

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Former Husky Zac Thomas earns Sun Belt Conference offensive player of the year

Damian Mitchell Sports Editor BOONE, N.C.— Appalachian State and former Hewitt-Trussville quarterback Zac Thomas has been awarded the Sun Belt Conference Offensive player of the year. Thomas earned the honors after throwing for 1,787 yards and and 18 touchdowns. He also added 417 yards and eight touchdowns rushing, as well. Thomas led the Mountaineers to a 10-2 record this season and also captured the Sun B ...

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RECORD ALERT: Pinson Valley’s Bo Nix looks to be the all-time total offensive leader in Alabama High School sports history

By Damian Mitchell Sports Editor PINSON— Pinson Valley takes on Clay-Chalkville this Friday night in the state semifinal matchup in class 6A for a chance to play in Auburn at Jordan-Hare Stadium for the state championship. Quarterback for the Indians, Bo Nix, also has a chance to become the all-time leader in individual total offense for a career. The current Alabama High School Athletic Association record ...

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Trussville Spring baseball league registrations begin this week

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TRUSSVILLE - It's time for the 2019 baseball season, and registration is now open. The Trussville Parks and Recreation offers another season for its youth spring baseball league, sanctioned by the Greater Birmingham Baseball Association (GBBA) and Baseball Players Association (BPA). Registration for the Trussville's Youth Baseball League is open Nov. 28 through Feb. ...

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6A North Semifinal Preview: Pinson Valley vs. Clay-Chalkville

By Damian Mitchell Sports Editor PINSON—Willie Adams Stadium in Pinson will be the battlefield for the rematch between Pinson Valley and Clay-Chalkville in the Alabama High School Athletic Association state playoff semifinals. This will be the fourth time the two teams have squared off in the span of one year and will be the 15th time the teams square off with Clay leading the series 10-4. The four wins for ...

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UPDATED: Former Alabama player, current San Francisco 49ers Reuben Foster arrested for domestic violence battery, cut from team

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TAMPA BAY, Fla. --UPDATED: Linebacker Reuben Foster was cut by the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday morning following his arrest on domestic violence battery charges in Tampa on Saturday. ORIGINAL STORY: According to media reports, former Alabama player and current San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster was arrested for domestic violence battery on Saturday night ...

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Alabama is Tua much for Auburn, Tide wins Iron Bowl 52-21

TUSCALOOSA —The No. 1 Alabama football team raced past Auburn in the second half of its regular-season finale in Bryant-Denny Stadium on Saturday, downing the Tigers 52-21. The Crimson Tide (12-0, 8-0 SEC) outscored the Tigers (7-5, 3-5 SEC) 35-7 in the second half of play. Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa threw for 324 yards on 25-of-32 passing and accounted for a single-game school-record six touchdowns – five ...

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AHSAA Playoffs: Last night’s scores and next week’s match-ups

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports The remaining local teams, Clay-Chalkville and Pinson Valley, dominated their opponents Friday night. For the second year in a row, the two 6A titans will hold a rematch to decide which team represents the north in the AHSAA Super 7 to be held in Auburn. The Indians won the regular season game over the Cougars. Pinson Valley is the defending 6A champs, hoping to rep ...

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Indians dominate Patriots 48-7, advance to semifinals for rematch against Clay

By Damian Mitchell Sports Editor HOMEWOOD - Not even the weather could help Homewood slow down the Pinson Valley offense in a game that saw the Indians take a 34-7 lead into halftime before adding two more touchdowns in the second half to secure its place in the semifinals of the 6A playoffs with a 48-7 win. Both teams began the game stingily by forcing a series of punts before Pinson Valley running back Ke ...

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Cougars thump Yellow Jackets 45-9, advance to semifinals

By Damian Mitchell Sports Editor CLAY- The Clay-Chalkville Cougars handled the Oxford Yellow Jackets in their second battle of the season 45-9 to advance to the semifinals of the Alabama High School Athletic Association state playoffs in class 6A. “I’m extremely proud of my group of guys cause all the work that they put in is showing up each and every week,” Cougars’ head coach Drew Gilmer said. The Cougars ...

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