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Limestone County is back to regular season basketball, with all nine teams looking to round out their campaigns on a strong note. Games from Monday and Tuesday featured action across the county with multiple teams for both the boys and girls.

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Lindsay Lane’s Lindsey Murr has surpassed 1,000 points over her successful basketball career, and her family and teammates decided to celebrate her accomplishment last Friday.

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The Limestone County basketball tournament, 2022 edition, day 3, saw multiple games go down to the wire, with both Varsity games being decided by one score.

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Day two of the County Tournament saw a rounding out of the first round, filling out the semifinal matchups for Varsity boys and Varsity girls.

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A crowd of approximately 50 people braved the frigid temperatures Monday morning for a march honoring Martin Luther King Jr. The Athens High School JROTC led the march around The Square, up Marion Street and ending at the Veterans Museum on Pryor Street.

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The first round of the County Tournament in Limestone tipped off on Monday from Ardmore High School.

Due to winter weather conditions, the County Tournament will be delayed by two hours on Monday. "All games scheduled for Monday will be played Monday, just 2 hours later," Limestone County athletic director Rusty Bates said.

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Featuring players from eight different schools — Athens, Ardmore, Clements, East Limestone, Elkmont, James Clemens, Tanner and West Limestone — the All Athens-Limestone team congratulates the hard work of each of these individuals.

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Walker Porter is at it again, this time achieving a clean sweep of his competition at the flat track racing competition in Callahan, Fla., this past weekend.

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The brackets are set and official for the 2022 edition of the Limestone County basketball tournament, beginning next Monday, Jan. 17.

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Multiple Limestone teams from the boys and girls varsity basketball teams found themselves on the court during the weekend of Jan. 7.

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Alabama coach Nate Oats challenged his guys at halftime to be better “with the blue-collar stuff.” He didn’t need to be more specific. They knew he meant rebounds, blocks, steals, deflections and loose balls.

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Excitement, sportsmanship and plenty of pool sticks highlighted the inaugural Limestone Legends APA pool league hosted by the new venue located on The Square in Athens.

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Limestone County basketball wrapped up an eventful 2021 with multiple teams in action in the days before and after the new year.

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The year 2021 featured many key sports moments for Limestone County and North Alabama, with many sports programs finding success and many other noteworthy moments taking place for beloved teams.

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There are multiple North Alabama tournaments under way for the Christmas season, and many of these competitions feature Limestone County teams.

The Elkmont basketball program, featuring two winning teams with the boys and girls squads, is experiencing success on the court.

Limestone County had six teams spread out through four games on Tuesday, with Athens High, Athens Bible, Ardmore, West Limestone, Elkmont and Lindsay Lane all hitting the floor.

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It is almost that time of year again where the annual Limestone County Tournament takes place for six teams.

The Tanner Rattlers boys and girls basketball teams dominated in their wins over Tharptown on Monday night of Dec. 20.

Athens-Limestone was busy over the weekend with basketball, with six teams playing teams from outside the county on Friday and two Limestone rivals squaring off on Saturday.

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Walter Kessler scored 19 points, grabbed nine rebounds and blocked four shots, and Wendell Green Jr. added 15 points and eight assists to help No. 13 Auburn overcome a 13-point deficit to beat Saint Louis 74-70 Saturday night.

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Dylan Hopkins broke the Independence Bowl record for completion percentage in wind and driving rain, connecting on 19 of 23 passes for 189 yards and three touchdowns in UAB’s 31-28 victory over No. 12 BYU on Saturday.

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Limestone County basketball was back in action on Thursday after a brief Wednesday hiatus. Five teams - Clements, West Limestone, East Limestone, Tanner and Lindsay Lane - faced off on the court.

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