CENTRE – There’s something about playing in the Gadsden State-Cherokee Arena that seems to bring out the best in Cherokee County High School junior guard Joel Wester.
CENTRE – Spring Garden sophomore guard Savannah Dempsey sank four 3-pointers – all in the second half – and finished with 12 points, helping the Class 1A, No. 4 Lady Panthers earn a 55-39 victory over Class 3A, No. 5 Sand Rock in the Cherokee County Invitational Tournament on Friday.
CENTRE – The Piedmont Bulldogs held off a late Sand Rock rally to earn a 41-38 victory in the Cherokee County Basketball Invitational on Thursday.
CENTRE – Bre Green netted 21 points to lead the Piedmont Lady Bulldogs to a 41-36 comeback victory over Pell City on Thursday in the Cherokee County Basketball Invitational on Thursday.
JACKSONVILLE - Greg Seitz has been named as interim athletic director at Jacksonville State University, President Dr. William A. Meehan announced on Thursday.
For the second consecutive week, the Cherokee County Warriors (9-0) remain the top team in the Alabama Sportswriters Association Class 4A boys basketball rankings. The latest rankings were released late Wednesday evening.
CENTRE - The Spring Garden Lady Panthers welcomed back one of their top shooters Wednesday in senior guard Darian Gaines. She had missed the last three games due to a left shoulder injury suffered against Plainview on Dec. 8.
NEW YORK - Jacksonville State's Devaunte Sigler and Max Holcombe were both named to the Associated Press Football Championship Subdivision All-America team released today.
CEDAR BLUFF – Collinsville basketball coach Jon Tidmore knows when his Panthers play against Cedar Bluff, they have to find ways to handle the Tigers’ pressure defense.
CENTRE – Justin McKnight netted 15 points and Tyren Dupree contributed 13 to lead Class 4A, No. 1 Cherokee County to a 67-53 over Class 6A Fort Payne in boys’ basketball action Tuesday.
NEW HAVEN, CT - Jacksonville State's Max Holcome was named to the Walter Camp's 2014 Football Championship Subdivision All-America team on Tuesday.
There have been a lot of coaching greats throughout Cherokee County’s basketball history, but even some of them haven’t had the longevity that Centre Middle School’s Claude Hooper has.
SAND ROCK - Luke Goss netted 14 points and Will Hawkins added 13 to lead the Centre Middle School boys to a 44-31 victory over Cedar Bluff to claim the Cherokee County Boys' 8th Grade Basketball Tournament Championship on Saturday at Sand Rock.
MONTGOMERY - Alabama wide receiver Justin Johnson of Hoover came down with perhaps the most dramatic catch in the 28-year Alabama-Mississippi Football All-Star Game series Saturday on the last play of the game to score the game-winning touchdown in the 36-30 win.
SAND ROCK - Courtney Rowe tallied 12 points, seven rebounds, six steals and five assists to lead Class 3A, No. 5 Sand Rock to a 62-39 victory in Area 13 girls basketball action on Friday.
GAYLESVILLE – Both Cedar Bluff varsity basketball teams appear to be hitting their stride.
COLLINSVILLE – Collinsville basketball coach Jon Tidmore had been waiting on freshman guard Trinity Garner to light up the scoreboard.
SYLVANIA – Emily Langley netted 14 points and had five steals while Courtney Rowe collected 13 points, eight steals and six rebounds to lead Class 3A, No. 5 Sand Rock to a 65-56 basketball victory at Sylvania on Thursday.
CENTRE – Cherokee County High School boys’ basketball coach Neal Wester said he’s been a little surprised with how quickly things have come together in the early stages this season for the Warriors.
SAND ROCK – Sand Rock senior setter Ashley Norris is the perfect example of big things coming in small packages.
SPRING GARDEN – Spring Garden junior forward Tykeah Rogers scored a career-high 32 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead the Lady Panthers to a 66-57 girls basketball victory over visiting Plainview on Monday.