Lady Bears beat JHS first time ever

Area softball round-up

The Lady Bears from Leroy High School completed yet another first this season as they beat the Jackson High Lady Aggies 4-2 last Tuesday night in Leroy. It marked the first time that the Lady Bears had ever beaten their cross-river 4A rival in softball. The two teams had played almost three full innings of shut-out ball when LHS scored […]

Leroy completes sweep of Aggies

Two of the stalwart programs in Southwest Alabama battled each other last Saturday at Spec McCants Field and when the dust settled, the Leroy Bears had beaten the Jackson Aggies 5-3. With Phillip Ervin making just his second start after coming back from knee injury, the senior right-hander (2-0) held Jackson to four hits and three runs over six and […]

Sports Scene

No, Butler Univ. is not in Choctaw Co. or near Greenville

Forget all of the drama in sports for a just a moment. Throw professional sports completely out the window. For the most part, in this area, college sports consists of football season, spring football practice and then the recruiting season. All is surrounded by football. Each year our attention turns to that little two week drama that is March Madness. […]

Bulldogs roll past WCHS, Hillcrest-Evergreen

The Clarke County High School Bullodgs pounded out 11 hits, drew six walks and had seven batters get hit by a pitch as they beat the Washington County Bulldogs 21-0 Monday afternoon in Grove Hill. Dre Love was 2-for-3 with a double and three RBI. Rashad Snell and Payne Wilson each went 2- for-3 with two RBI. Brandon Pugh was […]

Jackson Aggies end county series unbeaten

The Jackson High School Aggies ended the regular season series against teams from the county with an umblemsihed record as they beat Thomasville 10-3 Monday night. All of the Aggies seniors got a chance to either start or make an early entry into the game as all were recognized on senior night. Dustyn Moseley (5-0) earned the win. He pitched […]

Lady Eagles beat Sparta 10-2

The Jackson Academy Lady Eagles traveled to Evergreen last week and beat Sparta Academy 10-2. Kayla Powell got the win as she struck out 13 and walked just four. Laken Harbey was 2-for- 3 with two doubles and a run scored. Halley Markes was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored. Powell was 2-for-4 with two runs and two […]

Looking back in time

Leroy pounds Fruitdale

The Leroy Bears made sure there would be no repeat of a close game as they beat the Fruitdale Pirates 22-2. The last time the two schools met the Bears had to score late to win 4-3. The second inning proved to be huge for the Bears as they plated 12 runs. They hit four homes in the frame. Cliff […]

CPS splits with Prattville

The Clarke Prep School Gators traveled to Prattville last Thursday and split a pair of area games with Prattville Christian. Clarke Prep won the first game 10-6. Jason Gates was on fire as he went 5-for-5 with two doubles and two RBI. Drew Larrimore was 2-for-5 with two RBI. Cub McAleer was 2-for-5 with a triple and two RBI. Carson […]

Gators beat in tourney

The Clarke Prep School Lady Gators beat the Lady Patriots of Pike Liberal Arts 5-0 in the Lagoon Park Invitational tournament this past Saturday. Libby Harrigan was 2-for-3 with two RBI. Courtney Dunagan was 2-for-3 with an RBI. Lake Lolley and Andrea Bagley each had a hit. CPS lost 5-2 to Prattville Christian in the tourney. They were edged 1-0 […]