Opelika’s girls basketball team came with lunch pails in hand Friday night when it came to Benjamin Russell. With a 50-32 victory over the Wildcats, the Bulldogs were riding high thanks to senior Julia Worth who led all scorers with 14.
Opelika’s boys basketball team traveled to Benjamin Russell on Friday night in what was a nail-biter from the opening tip, but the Bulldogs eked out a 50-48 victory over the Wildcats.
As Wetumpka and Stanhope were both preparing for their regional wrestling duals, which will be hosted in Wetumpka tonight, they both got a good tune-up with a tri-meet at Benjamin Russell.
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Benjamin Russell wrestling has a long history of bringing the fight to whoever has the misfortune of toeing the line opposite a Wildcat. In a 51-24 win over Pike Road on Tuesday night, Benjamin Russell showed just how dominant it can be as four of the five contested matches ended in the firs…
A dominating first half is what allowed Benjamin Russell to squeeze out a narrow 60-56 victory over Smiths Station on Tuesday night in boys basketball action. The win snapped a five-game losing skid for the Wildcats.
Despite some serious intrasquad competition, Damien Lawry is making himself hard to replace at heavyweight for Benjamin Russell’s wrestling team. Pokey Norris may have been one of the best 285-pounders in the state last year but as he’s hard at work getting his weight down after football sea…
Benjamin Russell’s Layton Bradford, seated center, officially singed his National Letter of Intent on Monday morning to run track and cross country at Point University, an NAIA program in West Point, Georgia.
In all but four bouts Thursday night, Benjamin Russell came out victorious as it earned a pair of team wins in a tri-meet against Athens and James Clemens.
Despite holding a two-point lead at halftime, Benjamin Russell’s boys basketball team couldn’t keep up its momentum Tuesday night and it ended in a 64-52 loss against Sylacauga.
Despite some last-minute schedule changes that forced Benjamin Russell not to face McAdory on Tuesday night, the Wildcats did get in their first dual meet of the season and earned a big victory over Auburn. Benjamin Russell picked up 10 wins via fall and lost only one bout on the mat en rout…
Benjamin Russell student Trey Shockley signed his National Letter of Intent to play golf with Jefferson State Community College at Shelby-Hoover.
Despite his partner being out sick, Benjamin Russell’s Jackson Kelly didn’t let that stop him last week on Lake Eufaula. He absolutely dominated the field, bagging six fish weighing in at 14.14 pounds to take the top spot in the Wildcats’ final fall tournament.
Entering the boys basketball season and with such key pieces graduated from last year’s squad, Za Stowes knew he was going to have to take on a bigger leadership role for Benjamin Russell.
Both Nyshaad Hannon and Hezekiah Hunter brought home silver medals from the Gulf Coast Clash wrestling tournament in Mobile to start the season for Benjamin Russell this weekend.
Ashley Atkinson is searching for people who played on the 1948 Alexander City Wildcats team. Hamp Lyon was the coach at the time and P.B. “Skip” Yeargan was the assistant coach.
The postseason talk rolls on as Caleb and Lizi quickly recap the second round (1:55) before diving into Friday night's quarterfinal between Reeltown and G.W. Long (11:53).
With under eight seconds to go and Benjamin Russell down by three points and continuing to foul, it looked like the game was in the bag for Sylacauga.
It seemed like Benjamin Russell’s girls basketball team might be in for another long, turnover-filled night. But despite having eight miscues in the first quarter alone and holding onto just a two-point lead after one frame, the Wildcats earned a dominating 49-24 victory over Sylacauga in no…