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Clay-Chalkville point guard Omar picks up first offer

By David Knox, Sports Editor CLAY – Clay-Chalkville point guard Raven Omar has picked up her first scholarship offer. The University of North Alabama of the Gulf South Conference offered the Lady Cougars standout this past weekend. Omar’s jumper from the right wing with 1.9 seconds left lifted Clay-Chalkville Cougars over Center Point 30-29 to give CCHS the Class 6A, Area 12 championship last season. Omar, ...

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Hewitt-Trussville youth football camp begins next week

By David Knox, Sports Editor TRUSSVILLE – Hewitt-Trussville’s 2016 Youth Football Camp will be Monday through Wednesday for youngsters entering kindergarten through sixth grade. Pre-registration forms are available online at huskyfast.com but walk-up registration is also accepted. Cost is $100 per camper. The camp runs from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. each day at Hewitt-Trussville Stadium. The goal of the camp is to h ...

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Former Huskie Carter Pharis named all-star in summer league

By David Knox, Sports Editor TRUSSVILLE -- Former Hewitt-Trussville standout baseball player Carter Pharis is following up a strong freshman season at UAB with some good work in the “offseason.” Pharis is playing for the Strasburg Express in the Valley Baseball League, a summer collegiate wooden-bat league, in the Shenandoah Valley. Pharis was named to the league’s all-star team recently as a third baseman. ...

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McAdory captures Deerfoot Invitational 7on7 tournament at Clay

By David Knox, Sports Editor CLAY – McAdory outlasted Hillcrest of Tuscaloosa 23-22 to capture the second annual Deerfoot Invitational 7on7 football tournament at Clay on Wednesday. The Cougars, as hosts and defending champions of this event, might have been considered the favorites, but this is a young team that’s still improving – and this is no tackle, no running, 7on7. Clay-Chalkville had one nemesis in ...

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Underrated, low-key Cunningham is Commodores’ anchor

By David Knox, Sports Editor HOOVER – Zach Cunningham, the former Pinson Valley football standout and current Vanderbilt linebacker, made his arrival at SEC Kickoff ’16 in Hoover on Monday with his name on the list of preseason Bednarik Award and Bronko Nagurski Trophy candidates. You can also put him on the list of most humble and low-key honorees. It’s a short list, too. How humble? How low-key? According ...

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Acfalle narrows list to six schools

By David Knox, Sports Editor TRUSSVILLE --- Hewitt-Trussville defensive back/David Acfalle has narrowed his college choices to six schools, according to his Twitter post last week. Illinois, Navy, UAB, Western Kentucky, Middle Tennessee and Southern Mississippi are the schools that have made the cut for the coveted speedy athlete. [caption id="attachment_32869" align="alignleft" width="168"] via Twitter[/ca ...

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Pool schedule set for Huskies, Cougars at 7on7 championship at Hoover

By David Knox, Sports Editor TRUSSVILLE – Hewitt-Trussville and Clay-Chalkville will participate for the national championship of 7on7 football beginning Thursday in Hoover. Forty-eight teams in all will shoot for the title in the three-day competition. USA Football’s 7on7 National Championship is an invitation-only tournament featuring pool and bracket play. Winning teams from 10 state and regional 7on7 to ...

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McElwain changes direction, heads to Vanderbilt

By David Knox Sports Editor TRUSSVILLE – Former Hewitt-Trussville star football player Bailey McElwain is now a former Stanford Cardinal recruit. The three-star linebacker/fullback will instead suit up this fall for the Vanderbilt Commodores. His decision was revealed Monday afternoon, reflected by his new bio on his Twitter account – “Vanderbilt Student-Athlete.” With the Vandy symbol of an anchor and a do ...

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Huskies, Cougars play in 7on7 National Championship at Hoover

By David Knox, Sports Editor TRUSSVILLE – Hewitt-Trussville and Clay-Chalkville will participate for the national championship of 7on7 football beginning Thursday in Hoover. Forty-eight teams in all will shoot for the title in the three-day competition sponsored by USA Football, which is the sport’s national governing body and a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee. USA Football’s 7on7 National Championship ...

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Clay hosts Deerfoot Invitational 7-on-7 next week

By David Knox, Sports Editor CLAY – Clay-Chalkville will host the second annual Deerfoot Invitational 7-on-7 football tournament on Wednesday, July 13. Fifteen teams will be participating in the event, which Clay-Chalkville won last year by beating Pinson Valley in the final. Besides the host Cougars, Pinson Valley is back in the field, along with Jefferson County schools Shades Valley, McAdory and Hueytown ...

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