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Athens upsets No. 6 Center Point, 24-22; Top-ranked Tanner fends off pesky Woodland, 41-29
Athens will host Pleasant Grove next Friday in the second round. Tanner also will play at home on Friday against North Sand Mountain, which took down Reeltown.
Last second field goal sends Athens to second round
Bram McGrady’s 45 yard field goal soared threw the uprights with five seconds remaining to give Athens a 24-22 win over Center Point in the first round of the state playoffs.
It was the longest field goal of McGrady’s career.
Legg leads young Ardmore team into playoffs
When Clint Legg took over Ardmore last year, his team goal from the start was clear — get in the playoffs.
A young Ardmore team will compete in the school’s first playoff football game since 2006 tonight when they travel to Munford.
Back in the playoffs, Athens looks to make some noise
This is what Athens football is supposed to be. Practicing on cool November afternoons, looking forward to big Friday night playoff games.
That kind of atmosphere is back. The Golden Eagles are ready to prove tonight they have what it takes at 5A No. 6 Center Point.
FEARLESS PREDICTIONS: Playoffs
The playoffs are here. Four Limestone teams are in action tomorrow night. Find out who the News Courier picked to win.
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6 local XC teams headed to state
Six local cross-country teams will compete in the state meet at Oakville Indians Mounds in Lawrence County on Saturday, Nov. 9, after advancing from section meets last weekend.
Roadway designated to honor Tanner athletics
The county has designated a portion of Huntsville-Browns Ferry Road as the "Road of Champions." The roadway leads to Tanner High School, which has captured five state championships in four sports since February 2011.
West runs wild in season finale win over Ardmore
This time, West Limestone wasn’t going to lose its big halftime lead. A week after letting a two-touchdown lead slip against Haleyville, West Limestone finished Friday’s game against rival Ardmore in emphatic fashion.
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