Sports

PA’s Hugh Pate Signs Intent with Birmingham-Southern

Pickens Academy Senior Hugh Pate (center) poses for a photo at the signing ceremony with his family
and coaches on April 11. PIctured, seated from left, Angie Pate, Hugh Pate, and Lin Pate; standing from left, Coach Wade Goodman, Haeden Pate, Harrison Pate, and Coach Brach White.

Pickens Academy’s Hugh Pate signed his letter of intent to play football for the Birmingham-Southern Panthers last Wednesday.

Aliceville’s Weston Signs with Bevill State


Aliceville's Ed Weston signs a contract to play basketball for Bevill State while his father, Edward Weston; mother, Dorthy Weston; Bevill State Coach Sutts; and Aliceville Coach Walker looks on.
Aliceville’s Ed Weston helped lead the Yellow Jackets to their first Final Four berth since 1993 and has been a starter on varsity since his sophomore year. The shooting guard will now take his talents to Jasper, Alabama to play for head coach Tommy Suitts and the Bevill State Bears.

PA Anglers Team Concludes Season with Tournament

Top 5 teams to fish in the championship tournament. PIctured from left, Austin Stokes, David Stokes, Preston Gregory, Lane Lowery, Zac Hamilton, Will Noland, Courtney Dudley, Dylan Fondren, Riley Harcrow.

The term “March Madness”, is primarily associated with NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball and is a single-elimination tournament each spring to determine the national championship. 

Greenwaves Hold Tigers Scoreless in Doubleheader


Bevill State signee Nick Pounders tosses a pitch in the first inning of Game 1. Pounders picked up the win, striking out six and allowing no runs.
Gordo shut out Greene County in its doubleheader Tuesday evening, as the Greenwaves’ pitchers held the Tigers to one hit in the first game and completed a no-hitter in the second. Gordo won game one 11-0 and game two by a score of 10-0. All of the Greenwaves’ runs would come in the first inning.