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East Limestone reduced to one player in rare forfeit
No one in East Limestone’s Gymnasium had seen anything like it before.
Athens and East Limestone varsity girls teams played a back-and-forth game that you would expect from any rivalry, but what happened in the final minutes made even the Iron Bowl finish look ordinary.
East was reduced four players in the final minutes of the fourth quarter after having its fourth player foul out Tuesday. Playing four versus five, East erased a six-point deficit in the final two minutes to force overtime.
Woman charged in post-game shooting free on bond
A woman charged with shooting and killing a fellow Alabama football fan moments after the Iron Bowl is now free.
Shelby County jail records show 28-year-old Adrian Laroze Briskey of Birmingham is out on $75,000 bond.
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Column: Saban outcoached, Bama loses shot at title
Nick Saban threw his hands in the air and disgustedly tossed his headset aside.
No. 1 Tanner drops No. 4 Fyffe, 16-7, to advance to 2A finals
Top-ranked Tanner will face No. 3 Washington County next Friday in a rematch of last year’s Class 2A championship game. Kickoff is at 3 p.m. at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa.
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No. 1 Tanner heads to Class 2A semis after 26-14 win at Montgomery Academy
Top-ranked Tanner (11-1), the defending Class 2A state champions, will play on the road next Friday for the second straight week in a semifinal showdown against No. 4 Fyffe (12-1).
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