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COLUMN: Hard part still ahead for Athens
Now that the dust has settled from Athens’ emotional victory over three-time defending champion Wenonah, the Golden Eagles must do it all over again.
- West Limestone only Limestone team at Wallace today
Tanner girls, boys advance to regional finals
Tanner plays in the girls' regional final at 9 a.m. Saturday and the boys' regional final at 10:40 a.m. Saturday.
NORTHWEST REGIONAL: Tanner girls beat No. 3 Cold Springs, advance to final
Tanner head coach Larry Greene has played a lot games at Wallace State Community College, but the veteran head coach couldn’t remember Tom Drake Coliseum ever being as hot as it was Wednesday afternoon at the 2A girls Regional Semifinal.
No. 3 Athens boys upend No. 2 Wenonah, extend winning streak to 24 games
Athens, led by star guard Giddy Potts’ 32 points and 12 rebounds and Trey Potts’ 17 points and 17 rebounds, advances to the regional finals against Parker on Friday.
26 DOWN, 4 TO GO
Athens may be carrying a 23-game winning streak into today’s regional semifinals at Wallace State, but you wouldn’t know it. Athens coaches and players are more concerned about a different number: 4.
That’s how many games they must win for a state championship.
UPDATE: Baker named interim football coach at Clements
Cade Baker, an assistant principal at Blue Springs Elementary School, will lead the Clements High School football program through spring drills while a search remains underway to find the Colts' permanent head coach.
Athens, East wrap up wrestling season
Athens and East Limestone sent 11 wrestlers to the state meet over the weekend at the Von Braun Center. No local wrestlers medaled. Athens’ Thomas Carter came closest after narrowly losing in the consolation finals.
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