Kaleigh Carson finished with 24 points and Savannah Seals scored 22 points to help lift the No. 4 Ider Hornets past the No. 5 Geraldine Bulldogs 70-54 in the first round of the DeKalb County Tournament on Tuesday night.
Jarrett Hill scored 24 points as No. 4 Sylvania used balanced scoring and overcame No. 5 Collinsville’s second-half rally to win 68-54 and advance to the DeKalb County Tournament’s semifinal round Tuesday night.
Connor Johnson had 19 points to lead No. 3 Geraldine’s balanced offense and up-tempo style in a 92-49 victory against the No. 6 Ider Hornets in the first round of the DeKalb County Tournament in Rainsville on Tuesday night.
Kenadie Lee scored a game-high 22 points, Ambriel Stopyak added 18 points and Anna Farmer 14 as No. 3 Sylvania staved off No. 6 Fyffe’s late rally and advanced to the DeKalb County Tournament semifinals with a 68-51 win Tuesday night.
Tyla Tatum scored 14 points and Olivia Akins added 12 points in No. 2-seeded Collinsville’s 56-13 victory against the No. 7 Crossville Lions in the DeKalb County Tournament in Rainsville on Monday afternoon.
Micah Johnson led the way with a game-high 20 points, Brody Dalton had 10 points and six rebounds and the No. 2-seeded Fyffe Red Devils used a fast start to cruise past the No. 7 Crossville Lions 77-26 at the DeKalb County Tournament on Monday night.
Lauren Jimmerson had 21 points off the bench to lead a balanced offensive attack as the top-seeded Plainview Bears capitalized on turnovers and raced to a 90-28 victory against the No. 8 Valley Head Tigers in the DeKalb County Tournament on Monday night.
Jonah Williams poured in 12 3-pointers and finished with a game-high 39 points to help the top-seeded Plainview Bears rout the No. 8 Valley Head Tigers 83-40 in the opening round of the DeKalb County Tournament in Rainsville on Monday night.
Logan Neil finished with 15 points and Fort Payne’s fourth-quarter comeback attempt ended in a 42-37 loss at rival Scottsboro on Friday night.
The Fyffe boys rose to No. 2 in Class 3A, as Plainview dropped from No. 1 to No. 4 in this week's Alabama Sports Writers Association state high school basketball rankings.
Tyla Tatum paced the Collinsville girls with a game-high 24 points and Olivia Akins had 20 points in a 71-41 victory against the Geraldine Bulldogs in a 3A, Area 12 matchup in Geraldine on Tuesday night.
Brody Dalton’s 15-point, 10-rebound double-double led three Fyffe boys in double-digit scoring in a 51-38 victory at Sylvania in a Class 3A, Area 14 contest Tuesday night.
Logan Neil finished with a game-high 21 points, Graidin Haas added 13 points and the Fort Payne girls gained control in the second period and widened the scoring gap with some late baskets en route to a 48-36 win against the Arab Knights in a Class 6A, Area 15 matchup in Fort Payne on Tuesda…
The Fyffe Red Devils used a third-quarter defensive effort to take the lead and hold on for a 65-58 win against the Plainview Bears at DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rainsville on Friday night.
Payton Blevins finished with a game-high 22 points, Kami Sanders had 15 points with five rebounds and the Plainview girls topped Fyffe 67-46 at DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rainsville on Friday night.
Plainview remained atop the Alabama Sports Writers Association’s Class 3A boys state high school basketball rankings in its second poll of the season this week.
Lane White scored a game-high 28 points, including four 3-point baskets, as Fort Payne held Southside-Gadsden to 15 second-half points in a 67-48 win in Gadsden on Tuesday night.
Payton Blevins’ 13 points led four Plainview girls in double-digit scoring in a 68-48 victory against the Sylvania Rams at DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rainsville on Tuesday night.
Lane White scored a game-high 31 points and the Fort Payne Wildcats outscored the North Jackson Chiefs 41-17 in the second half of an 81-44 victory in Stevenson on Monday night.
Payton Blevins scored a game-high 16 points, Halle Brown scored 12 points and the Plainview girls capped their appearance in the Supreme Courts Christmas Tournament with a 53-38 win against Cherokee County in Guntersville last Wednesday.
Kenadie Lee poured in a game-high 36 points and Anna Farmer added 12 points as Sylvania used a third-quarter run to pull away with a 69-48 win against North Sand Mountain in Sylvania last Tuesday night.
Led by Jonah Williams’ 27 points, the Plainview Bears bounced back from their second loss of the season with a 61-42 victory against the Elkmont Red Devils at the First State Bank Shootout in Rainsville on Monday night.
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Tyla Tatum finished with a game-high 21 points, Olivia Akins had 14 points and Kayla Beene 10 and the Collinsville girls topped Sand Rock 55-37 on Saturday.
Jesse Massey’s 12 points led four Ider Hornets in double-digit scoring as their fourth-quarter comeback fell short in a 60-54 loss at Pisgah on Monday night.
Kenadie Lee, Ambriel Stopyak and Anna Farmer each scored 11 points and Leianna Currie added nine points as a fourth-quarter run fueled the Sylvania girls past Plainview 50-39 and claimed them the varsity girls Sand Mountain Tournament championship Saturday afternoon.
Luke Smith finished with a game-high 26 points, Cole Millican added 23 points and the Plainview Bears used a third-quarter run to pull away from the North Sand Mountain Bison for a 93-77 win in the varsity boys final at the Sand Mountain Tournament on Saturday afternoon.
Halle Brown finished with a game-high 18 points and five rebounds as the Plainview girls capitalized on Fyffe turnovers and raced to a 67-42 win in the opening round of the Sand Mountain Tournament’s varsity girls division Thursday night.
The Geraldine Bulldogs saw their 20-point lead with 5 minutes left collapse amid Section’s defensive pressure and quick scores, but managed to hold on for a 76-74 win in the opening round of the varsity boys division in the Sand Mountain Tournament on Tuesday night.
Cole Millican shot 10 of 16 from 3-point range and scored a game-high 34 points as the Plainview Bears buried the Pickens County Tornadoes with an avalanche of 3-pointers in an 81-40 rout in Bobby Ledbetter’s Twin City Classic in Rainsville on Saturday night.
Gracey Johnson scored 10 of her game-high 20 points in the first quarter as the Geraldine girls raced to a 28-4 lead and cruised past the Cedar Bluff Tigers 75-19 in Geraldine on Friday night.
Laura Lopez led the Crossville girls with 13 points in a 65-46 loss to Section in a Sand Mountain Tournament varsity play-in game, eliminating them from tournament contention at DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rainsville on Monday night.
Ridge Berry had 25 points and five rebounds and Jaxon Colvin added 23 points and 16 rebounds as the Geraldine Bulldogs used a balanced offensive performance to cruise to a 93-75 victory against the Collinsville Panthers in a Class 3A, Area 12 matchup at DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rain…
Kayla Beene finished with 18 points, Tyla Tatum added 13 points and the Collinsville girls limited Geraldine to 20 first-half points in a 68-42 win in a Class 3A, Area 12 game at DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rainsville on Tuesday night.
Landin Cox scored 16 of his game-high 18 points in the first half as the Crossville Lions outscored the Valley Head Tigers 22-6 in the opening period en route to a 67-53 win in Crossville on Monday night.
Kinsley Henderson scored 19 points, Briseyda Gonzalez added 12 points and the Crossville girls kept Valley Head scoreless in overtime for a 63-57 win in Crossville on Monday night.
The top-seeded Plainview boys and Pisgah girls look to add to their respective varsity championship streaks as high school basketball teams from across Sand Mountain come together for the annual Sand Mountain Tournament, beginning at DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rainsville on Monday, Dec. 14.
Jonah Williams hit four 3-pointers and finished with a game-high 24 points to lead four Plainview boys in double-digit scoring in an 89-38 victory against the Sylvania Rams in Sylvania on Tuesday night.
Ali Price and Saydi Jackson scored 15 points apiece and Lauren Jimmerson added 11 points as the Plainview girls limited the Sylvania Rams to six points in the fourth in a 61-50 victory in Sylvania on Tuesday night.
IDER — After shaking off a slow start by their standards, the Ider girls bolstered their second-half shot-making with tough defensive pressure that made all the difference.
Kinsley Henderson had 16 points, Briseyda Gonzalez added 15 points and the Crossville girls limited Woodville to five first-half points en route to a 47-31 victory in Woodville on Monday night.
Cole Millican poured in a game-high 39 points and the Plainview boys outscored North Sand Mountain 34-14 in the fourth quarter to win 87-68 at DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rainsville on Saturday night.
The Collinsville girls basketball team defeated Handley 57-53 to win its third straight Champions Thanksgiving Classic title in Alexandria on Wednesday.
Lane White had a game-high 22 points, Bryson Richey scored 12 points and Kyler Rogers had 10 as Fort Payne pulled away from the Fyffe Red Devils for a 65-44 win in the Liberty Bank Thanksgiving Shootout in Geraldine on Tuesday afternoon.
Gracey Johnson scored a game-high 21 points and the Geraldine girls took advantage of some late Fyffe turnovers to secure a 56-46 win at the Liberty Bank Thanksgiving Shootout in Geraldine on Tuesday night.