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September 3, 2013

2013 Week 1 Football Scores - Aug. 29-31



Brooks 32, Sheffield 7

Central-Phenix City 34, Russell County 15

Central-Tuscaloosa 51, Sipsey Valley 18

Chelsea 62, John Carroll Catholic 14

Childersburg 38, B.B. Comer 0

Dadeville 28, Reeltown 0

Dora 50, Cordova 6

Excel 35, J.U. Blacksher 6

Fairfield 40, Ramsay 12

Gaylesville 40, Cedar Bluff 39

Good Hope 61, Holly Pond 14

Gordo 43, Aliceville 20

Guntersville 28, Boaz 0

Hamilton 42, Sulligent 0

Hazel Green 51, Grissom 7

Horseshoe Bend 24, Wadley 20

Jackson 37, Clarke County 6

Jacksonville 54, Pleasant Valley 19

Jemison 34, Chilton County 28 (2 OT)

Luverne 33, Brantley 19

Madison Academy 48, Tanner 6

Millry 42, Fruitdale 20

Moody 45, St. Clair County 18

Muscle Shoals 56, Rogers 0

Northview 42, Sidney Lanier 14

Pell City 14, Hueytown 7

Priceville 48, West Morgan 35

Section 27, Butler 12

Slocomb 26, Rehobeth 0

Southern Choctaw 32, Marengo 20

Southside-Gadsden 35, Hokes Bluff 14

Stanhope Elmore 48, Marbury 7

Susan Moore 44, West End 14

Tharptown 29, Phil Campbell 24

Vigor 27, Davidson 23

Winfield 19, Brilliant 0

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    East Limestone’s Dilan Sayer scored the opening goal and was named MVP of the boys game in a 3-0 win while Jordan Runion scored her team’s opening goal in a 3-1 for the girls.

    July 23, 2014

  • Davidson helps North tie

    She was one of only three North players to record a hit in the opener, which ended 3-3.
    Pitching duties were shared by Lexington’s Jessie Butler, Central-Florence’s Ashley Irons and Hartselle’s Jada Hayes along with eventual North MVP Maddie Moore of Winfield.

    July 23, 2014

  • Tedford, Potts take on the South in All-Star hoops game

    Stace Tedford has had a busy year at Athens. After leading the basketball team to a school-record 24 consecutive wins and regional finals appearance, he jumped straight into soccer season, where he took the varsity girls soccer team to another 5A state championship game.
    Wednesday, Tedford will be on the court again, coaching in the North-South All-Star basketball game.

    July 23, 2014

  • Strong local presence at state All-Star Week

    Some of the top rising seniors from the Athens-Limestone area will play in six of the games, beginning with softball and soccer games Tuesday.

    July 19, 2014

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    A standout on West Limestone’s football team, Seibert’s road to Tuscaloosa wasn’t an easy one. Determined to play at the highest level, he attempted to join the Tide as a walk-on in fall 1993.

    July 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • State softball tournament begins in Athens today

    The three-day, double-elimination event begins at 6 tonight at the Athens Sportsplex.

    July 11, 2014

  • Run with goats Saturday

    Belle Chevre Creamery will hosts the first annual ‘Running with the Goats’ Saturday in downtown Elkmont. The event will feature a 10K, 5K and fun run on the certified Rails to Trails course.

    July 10, 2014

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    July 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • American Outlaws1.jpg American Outlaws: Locals band together to support U.S. soccer team

    One of the newest official chapters is in North Alabama where U.S. supporters have banded together to form American Outlaws Huntsville.

    July 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Cody McCain 1.JPG Cantering forward: McCain charged with reviving Colts' program

    Cody McCain, 28, is the youngest head football coach in Limestone County, emerging from a pool of 107 applicants to become Clements' third coach in three years in early April.

    July 2, 2014 2 Photos



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