July 9, 2009 RSS feed / Sports

Softball coach pitch team loses

Grove Hill's Coach Pitch softball All-stars lost 19-7 to Butler Monday night to be eliminated from District play in Demopolis. "I am really very proud of the way the girls played," coach Nate Ballard said. "They really played hard. More...

GH's 11 & 12 softball team is eliminated

Grove Hill's 11 & 12-yearold all-stars saw their tournament run come to an end Sunday as they lost 15- 2 to the team from Linden. Shanda Pugh and Amber Horn had the two RBI. More...

Landfills have become favorite hangout for gulls

With its long, almost needle like bill, the hummingbird is obviously a bird with a specialized diet. Of the birds with more generalized eating habits, none is more familiar than the seagull. More...

Sign-ups set for GH Pee Wee cheerleaders, football league

Sign-ups for the Grove Hill Pee-Wee football league and for the cheerleaders will be held on July 16 and 17 from 5:30 to 7 p.m at the Fellowship Hall of Grove Hill Baptist Church. More...

Dickinson signs with LBW

Jackson High School shortstop/pitcher Chad Dickinson signed with Lurleen B. Wallace Tuesday, July 7 at a ceremony at JHS. Dickinson transfered to Jackson after being an three-time All-State player at Clarke Prep. More...

9 & 10-year-old softball team falls

The Grove Hill 9 & 10- year-old softball team was eliminated from District play Saturday as they lost 9-1 to Thomasville in Demopolis. Abby Luker and Casen Young each had a hit for Grove Hill. Sally Luker had an RBI. More...

GH/Jax All-stars headed to state

The Grove Hill/Jackson All-stars swept all three games at the District Tournament in Mobile last weekend, earning a spot in the state tournament in Thomasville this weekend. More...

Area sports happenings

Fulton Baptist to hold golf tourney First Baptist Church in Fulton will be having a fund raising golf tournament on Saturday, July 11 at Pineview Country Club in Thomasville. The shotgun start is set for 8:30 a.m. More...

Walk-off homer paces GH

With one swing of the bat Grove Hill remained unbeaten and Wilcox suffered their first loss as Dax Dozier belted a walk-off 2-run homer as Grove Hill won 5-4 Monday night in Sweet Water. More...

Remember the greatest ball player to ever play

Sports Scene

Sometimes we tend to make life a little too complicated as adults. I guess that is part of the rule book of being…well..adults. Everything has to be put in a little box, with set boundaries, with no flexibility and no imagination. More...

CCHS 4-man scramble golf tourney July 18

Clarke County High School will hold a 4-man scramble golf tournament on July 18 in Chatom at Deerfield Golf Club. The cost for a team will be $200 and lunch will be provided. The shotgun start is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. More...