January 29, 2009 RSS feed / Sports

McNair, Saints named Nat'l Champs

Former Thomasville High School head football coach and former Clarke Prep School offensive coordinator Bill McNair in just his first year at Patrician, guided the team to not only a state title, but also a mythical National Championship. More...

Gators lose to Prattville

The CPS Gators lost 71-20 to Prattville Christian last Saturday in Prattville. Austin Lee Crawford had six points. Stephen Pugh had six blocks. More...

CCHS downs So. Choctaw

The Clarke County High School Lady Bulldogs pulled their record to 10-11 as they beat the Lady Indians of Southern Choctaw 66-31 last Saturday night in Grove Hill. Kiara Gildersleeve had 16 points and 11 rebounds to lead the team. More...

Big deer

Jonathan Sales killed this big 8- point buck on Saturday, Jan. 24 while hunting in Butler County. The big deer weighed 180 pounds. He is the son of Johnny and Roselyn Sales. More...

Her first deer

Anna Claire Bush, 7-years-old, killed her first deer ever when she dropped this 5-pointer on Jan. 20 while hunting with her father Kendall, somewhere in Clarke County. More...

Sports Scene

Are you looking for a role model?

Our society had decided that professional athletes and entertainers are the ones we look to when searching for role models. It is evident each and every day. Usually the flashiest of the group are the ones who get the most love from the masses. More...

Auburn coach visits

New Auburn football coach Gene Chizik was in Leroy last Friday for his official visit with prospective player Clint Moseley. The senior QB committed to play for the Tigers last week. Chizik was joined by new offensive coordinator Guz Malzahn. More...

Lady Gators beat Prattville

The Clarke Prep School Lady Gators went on the road last Saturday and beat Prattvile Christian 50-34 for a big area win. Leandra Morgan led CPS with 15 points and three rebounds. Harley Horton added 10 points and eight rebounds. More...

Photos

At right, Andrea Bagley fires off a shot against Marengo Academy in a recent game. In the left photo Lee Shields drops in a 3-pointer against Marengo. Both teams will take to the road Friday when they head to Bessemer Academy. More...

First deer taken

Anna Margaret Singleton killed her first deer while hunting with her Daddy in Putnam during the Christmas holidays. She is the daughter of John and Julia Singleton of Thomasville. She attends Grove HIll Elementary and is in the first grade. More...

Nice trophy buck taken

Stratton Lewis, of Sweet Water, killed a 7-point, 180 pound deer on Saturday January 17, 2009, with one shot from a .223. He is the son of Ford and Nicole Lewis. More...