May 1, 2008 RSS feed / Sports

CCHS Bulldogs bow out of playoffs

The 2008 baseball season came to an abrupt end for the Clarke County High School Bulldogs last Friday as they lost both games of a double-header to the visiting Green Wave of Gordo High School. More...

Ezell hits first HR in GH Dixie softball league

Mariah Ezell hit the first recorded "over the fence" homerun in Grove Hill Dixie Youth Girls Coach Pitch softball during the game last Friday night (April 25) to help the Spice Girls defeat the Thomasville Ladybugs 26-15. More...

Dumas kills her first gobbler

Whitney Dumas, 11-years-old, killed her first gobbler. The bird had a nine inch beard and one inch spurs. She killed it on the first day of the season while hunting with her dad. He dropped a gobbler with a 12 inch beard and one inch spurs. More...

Lady Gators headed to state tourney

Clarke Prep to play Glenwood in opening round at Lagoon

The Clarke Prep School Lady Gators softball team closed out the regular season last Friday by sweeping Cottage Hill in a double header in Mobile. In the final match CPS won 9- 3. Tess Ackerman went 3-for-4 with a double and two RBI. More...

From the mouths of babes...I have heard it all now

Sports Scene

Just when yoiu think you may have seen or heard it all....think again. Monday night I was umpiring a coach-pitch game featuring a team named the Auburn Tigers. One of their players, Dylan Robinson, is the son of a staunch Alabama fan. More...

Lady Bulldogs edged in tight softball games

The Clarke County High School Lady Bulldogs closed the regular season by dropping a heartbreaker 8-7 Tuesday against Leroy. Abby Walker went 2-for-4 with a triple. Gioia Jackson was 2-for-4 with a double. Brittney Harvell went 2-for-4. More...

Bird taken using bow and arrow

Jimmie T. Grayson, of Toddtown, killed this turkey early in the season while hunting with a bow and arrow. The bird had a 10 inch beard and weighed 18 pounds. It was his first time hunting with a bow. More...