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Central Alabama Community College had a slew of student-athletes named to the Alabama Community College Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll for their performance in the classroom during the fall semester.

With a victory over the Jaguars earlier this week in the Super Bowl, the Alexander City 10U Cowboys capped off a perfect season. The Cowboys finished the season 8-0, including a 13-0 victory over the Jaguars in the championship game.

Benjamin Russell’s Lance Cunigan and Ashley Walker are looking to finish out their high school cross country careers on a high note, as they both qualified for the state championships. Cunigan took seventh overall at the Class 6A Section 3 meet last week, clocking in at 17:05.77.

While Horseshoe Bend’s high school team didn’t have the best season to date, the future is bright for the Generals. Horseshoe Bend’s 5-6-7-year-old team is heading to the playoffs today after building up a 5-2 record to this point.

Dressed as video game character Yoshi, Radney Elementary School Assistant Principal Dr. Brittany Duncan sounded a drum in front of Radney early Saturday morning, marking the beginning of the fifth annual Radney Wildcat Dash 5K and 1-mile fun run.

Thirty all-star softball teams will converge on Alexander City this weekend, as the Charles E. Bailey Sportplex plays host to the National Softball Association Alabama state tournament on Saturday.

New Site’s 10U All-Star softball team continued its dominance with a victory at the South Area tournament in Holtville on Saturday. The All-Stars went 4-0 on the day.

When kids sign up for a football camp with Auburn players, they’re excited to hit the field and get to work. They want to soak up as much information as possible about the game and learn from talented players they watch on Saturday afternoons.

It didn’t matter what the pitcher threw, I was going to rip the cover off the ball. It was inevitable, it was unpreventable and it was the best feeling a Little Leaguer could feel stepping into the batter’s box on a Monday or Wednesday night.

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In just its fifth year of existence, Alexander City’s Cooper Track Club is making a name for itself in youth track and field across the state of Alabama. Despite having just 10 runners this year, Cooper managed to bring home six medals from the state championships in Trussville earlier this month.

Over the course of the last five years, the sale of fishing licenses in Alabama is as low as it’s ever been. There seems to be a constant struggle to get youngsters involved in the great outdoors.

Both Dadeville’s girls and boys junior high basketball teams reigned victorious at the Sanford Invitational Tournament last week.

Despite some girls being as young as 6 years old, the Top Flight Level One team has been dedicated to gymnastics all season long. And the group’s hard work was rewarded earlier this month, as the girls won first place at the state championship in Foley.

After getting off to a round start at the Lincoln Thanksgiving Tournament, Horseshoe Bend turned the tables in the final game to earn a 70-56 victory over Pleasant Valley.

With archery season in full swing and rifle season right around the corner, this weekend was reserved for Alabama’s youth.

Alexander City Middle School’s eighth-grade football team closed out its season on a high note, defeating Chelsea, 58-28 to earn a 5-1 record on the season.

In the NJCAA District IV Preview Tournament in Melbourne, Florida this weekend, Central Alabama Community College had quite the showing. The Trojans finished second in the team leaderboard, placing second only to Eastern Florida State.

The Charles E. Bailey Sportplex was full of youngsters during the second of two Bridge Builders youth football camps on Saturday morning.

Alexander City’s youth softball and baseball season officially came to an end on Saturday when the 10U All-Star team finished third at the NSA Southern Nationals in Foley.

After a pair of wins in pool play at the NSA Southern nationals, Alexander City’s 10U All-Star softball team split a pair of games to begin the double elimination tournament on Friday morning.

Despite being down by a pair of runs in the third inning, Alexander City’s 10U All-Star softball team stormed back for a 6-5 victory over the Nighthawks Elite in the NSA Southern national tournament in Foley on Thursday morning.

Registration for the next Alabama Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop opens on Aug. 1 for first-time attendees and Aug. 7 for both first-timers and those who have previously attended. The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR)-sponsored event takes place at th…

East Alabama Horse Association’s youth show was moved to the Alexander City Horse Riding Club this weekend, and it was a chance for the youngsters to show off their talent.

Water skiing, softball, scuba diving and basketball might not seem like the preferred activities of kids with physical disabilities, but during Camp ASCCA’s sports camp, all that changes.

Despite Dadeville’s loss in the championship game of the Dixie Youth Majors state tournament, 11- and 12-year-old All-Star coach Travis Etchison couldn’t help but gush about his team.