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Hamilton downs Lady Tigers in county clash


Hamilton’s Anna Grace Frost (7) uses just 18 pitches in three innings of work as the Lady Aggies defeated Brilliant 16-1. Frost allowed three hits and one earned run in the outing while striking out two.

HAMILTON - Hamilton defeated Brilliant 16-1 in a county clash on Thursday, April 12.
The Lady Aggies scored seven runs in the bottom of the first inning before adding eight runs in the second.
Brilliant scored a run in the top of the third before Hamilton answered with a run in the bottom of the inning to earn the 16-1 win.

Panthers sweep top-ranked Eagles


Hackleburg’s Austin Loveless (11) slides safely into the bag as Decatur Heritage’s third baseman awaits the throw. Hackleburg cruised to 11-7 and 10-5 wins over the top-ranked Eagles.

HACKLEBURG - Hackleburg completed a two-game sweep of Decatur Heritage 11-7  and 10-5 on Friday, April 13, in a battle between two of the Top 4 teams in the Alabama Sports Writers Association’s Class 1A rankings.
In the opener, the ASWA’s fourth-ranked Panthers trailed early after the top-ranked Eagles scored twice in the top of the first inning.
Hackleburg cut Decatur Heritage’s lead in half with a run in the bottom of the first. After a scoreless second inning, the Eagles scored two runs in the top of the third.

Winfield’s Boman signs with Huntingdon College


Tammy Boman (left) and Randy Boman (right) watch as their son, Keenan Boman, signs a four-year scholarship to play basketball at Huntingdon College. Photo by Michael E. Palmer

WINFIELD - Winfield City High School basketball standout Keenan Boman is living his childhood dream. On Thursday, April 5, the WCHS senior signed a scholarship to play college basketball. Coaches, teachers, friends, classmates, and family members gathered in the WCHS library to watch Boman sign with Huntingdon College in Montgomery.