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Tuscaloosa Business News - 2009-05

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Summer winners for your tackle box - Summer is just around the corner and it’s a time when anglers spend long hours on the lake or river soaking up the sun and wetting a hook. 2233
May 31st, 2009
UWA alumni sponsor Tuscaloosa tourney - LIVINGSTON | The University of West Alabama National Alumni Association's Tuscaloosa County Chapter will host its annual UWA Scholarship Golf Tournament on Friday, June 26, at the Country Club of Tuscaloosa. 2232
May 30th, 2009
UWA’s Dahlberg third-team All-American - CARY, N. C. | The University of West Alabama’s Rob Dahlberg was named to the Rawlings/American Baseball Coaches Association NCAA Division II All-American Third Team. Last week Dahlberg earned Daktronics All-American honors. Last season, he was named All-American by Rawlings/ABCA, Daktronics and Collegiate Baseball Writers. 2231
May 28th, 2009
Buccaneers are eliminated - A balk changed everything for Shelton State in the Junior College World Series on Tuesday. 2230
May 27th, 2009
Shelton State falls to top-ranked Howard at JUCO World Series - GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. | The top-ranked team in the country vs. the 2008 national runner-up. The Memorial Day night game, a full house and fireworks to follow the game. If ever there was a marquee matchup in the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series, this was it: Howard (Texas) College vs. Shelton State Community College. 2229
May 26th, 2009
Tuscaloosans take top shooting honors - CHILDERSBURG | Tuscaloosa County 4-H Shooting Sports Club members took top individual honors in both the junior and senior divisions during the Alabama 4-H Shotgun Championships at Red Eagle Gun Club on May 9. 2228
May 24th, 2009
Mr. Mack was an outdoors institution for decades - It’s funny how hard it is to forget the dumb things you do, like getting the name wrong of somebody you’ve known for 20 years or so. That’s exactly what I did back in 1991 or so. 2227
May 24th, 2009
Wilder KOs Brown in first round - It took only 55 seconds in the first round Saturday night for Deontay Wilder to score his fifth knockout in as many fights in Cincinnati, Ohio, since turning pro. Charles 'Chuckie' Brown fell to the mat twice from Wilder's powerful right hand. 2226
May 24th, 2009
Shelton State cruises to next round - GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - The Shelton State Community College baseball team has developed a trend this season. “We seem to take a couple of innings off,” Buccaneers coach Bobby Sprowl said. Fortunately for the team, they seem to figture out how to string hits together too. 2225
May 24th, 2009
Sprowl wants Bucs relaxed, confident - TUSCALOOSA | Before the Shelton State Buccaneers played for their third straight Alabama Community College Conference title, coach Bobby Sprowl advised his team on how to handle the mental demands of tournament play. 2224
May 23rd, 2009
UWA schedules baseball tryouts - LIVINGSTON | The University of West Alabama baseball team will hold an open tryout Saturday, June 6. at Tartt Field. The tryout, which begins at 1 p.m., is open to all 2009 unsigned high school seniors and unsigned junior college sophomores. For more information, contact the UWA baseball office at 205-652-3802. 2223
May 22nd, 2009
Mary Crisler hits hole-in-one at NorthRiver - TUSCALOOSA | Mary Crisler scored a hole-in-one Thursday at the NorthRiver Yacht Club golf course. Crisler sank her shot on the 89-yard 12th hole. She was using a 7-iron. 2222
May 22nd, 2009
Hartley is UWA softball’s first All-American - ROLLA, Mo. | The University of West Alabama’s Kelli Hartley became the softball program’s first All-American when the Tiger second baseman was named to the Daktronics All-American Third Team. 2221
May 22nd, 2009
Danny Matherson dismissed from ACA - TUSCALOOSA | American Christian Academy softball coach Danny Matherson was fired by the school last Saturday for violating school policy in the classroom. ACA headmaster Dan Carden said he could not comment on the violation or if the firing resulted from a single occurrence or the culmination of several violations. 2220
May 21st, 2009
Wilder scheduled for first six-round fight - TUSCALOOSA | The next step for boxer Deontay Wilder will actually take him back to somewhere he’s already been, Cincinnati. The 6-foot-7. 216-pound heavyweight is scheduled to face Charles Brown on Friday night at the Duke Energy Convention Center, where Wilder defeated Richard Green Jr. in March. 2219
May 21st, 2009
Shelton State makes it three straight - When Shelton State pitcher Josh Wirnsberger recorded his 10th strikeout on Monday night, he had to brace for impact. 2218
May 19th, 2009
Benjamin Barnes YMCA baseball program carries on despite lack of funding - By Becky Hopf Special to the News TUSCALOOSA | Long before Terry Jones, Jr., played in the NFL or starred at tight end on the University of Alabama football team, he spent his spring and summers playing Little League Baseball at the West End's Benjamin Barnes YMCA. 2217
May 19th, 2009
Bucs play for ACCC championship today - HANCEVILLE | The Shelton State baseball team, undefeated in the Alabama Community College Conference Tournament, had to wait another day to contend for the title. The Buccaneers were supposed to play Faulkner State of Bay Minette at noon on Sunday, but rainy weather forced a delay. 2216
May 18th, 2009
UA rowing advances at Sprint Championships - OAK RIDGE, Tenn. | The Alabama Rowing team advanced through the semifinals into Sunday’s finals in several events at the Aramark South/Central Region Sprint Championships being held on Melton Hill Lake in Oak Ridge, Tenn. this weekend. 2215
May 17th, 2009
UWA eliminated after loss to So. Arkansas - MAGNOLIA, Ark. | The University of West Alabama baseball team concluded its 2009 season with a hard fought, 13-9 loss to top-seeded Southern Arkansas in the third day of the NCAA Division II South Regional. UWA finishes with a 38-16 record. 2214
May 17th, 2009
Speake edges South Lamar - MONTGOMERY | Most valuable player Kylie Black threw a four-hit shutout, and Speake defeated South Lamar 1-0 on Saturday to win the AHSAA Class 1A softball championship. 2213
May 17th, 2009
Bobo wins $4,155 in Walmart Bass Fishing tournament - COLUMBIANA | Dalton Bobo of Northport, won the Walmart Bass Fishing League Dixie Division tournament at Lay Lake last Saturday with a five-bass limit weighing 14 pounds, 4 ounces. 2212
May 17th, 2009
Red snapper growing; others depleting - Red snapper stocks off of the Alabama coast are growing rapidly. 2211
May 17th, 2009
Stillman exits tournament after loss to Southern Arkansas - MAGNOLIA, Ark. | Stillman College’s baseball season came to a quick end at the 2009 NCAA Division II South Region Tournament at Southern Arkansas. Stillman lost to the host school, and top-seeded team, 14-1 late Thursday night. 2210
May 16th, 2009
UWA stays alive with 14-9 win against Barry - MAGNOLIA, Ark. | The University of West Alabama baseball team extended its stay in the NCAA Division II Baseball South Regional with a 14-9 win over Barry. UWA (38-15) advances to day three as BU concludes the year at 44-11. The Tigers play the loser of Friday’s Southern Arkansas and Lynn game. 2209
May 16th, 2009
Bucs reach title game 3rd straight year - HANCEVILLE | Shelton State is one win away from clinching its third consecutive Alabama Community College Conference Tournament championship. The Buccaneers remained perfect in the 2009 tournament with a 5-2 triumph over Faulkner State Friday at Wallace State’s James C. Bailey Stadium. 2208
May 16th, 2009
Hancock helps South Lamar win pair of games - Laken Hancock, a freshman, threw a one-hitter as South Lamar defeated Kinston 6-0 in the AHSAA Class 1A softball tournament. 2207
May 16th, 2009
Holy Spirit knocked out of 1A tourney - Holy Spirit’s first trip to the AHSAA Class 1A softball tournament at Lagoon Park ended Friday with a 5-1 loss to Lynn. 2206
May 16th, 2009
South Lamar downs Holy Spirit, 4-1, in Class 1A tournament - MONTGOMERY | Freshman Laken Hancock scattered four hits, and South Lamar defeated Holy Spirit 4-1 on Friday in the AHSAA Class 1A softball tournament. 2205
May 15th, 2009
ACA slugs its way to fourth state title of the decade - For what seemed like an eternity, Daniel O’Quinn stared up at the ceiling trying in vain to fall asleep. 2204
May 15th, 2009
Oakman eliminates Hale County - MONTGOMERY | Hale County’s season came to a frustrating finish on Thursday in the AHSAA Class 2A softball tournament. Oakman struck for two runs in the first inning and held on for a 2-1 victory at Lagoon Park. 2203
May 15th, 2009
ACA exits tournament after two losses - MONTGOMERY | Two runs in two games weren’t enough to keep American Christian Academy’s softball team in the AHSAA Class 2A tournament. ACA managed three hits against Hannah Pendley in a 9-2 opening loss to Oakman at Lagoon Park. Facing Excel freshman Kayla Jordan, the Lady Patriots had two hits in a 7-0 loss that ended the season. 2202
May 15th, 2009
UWA falls to Florida Southern - MAGNOLIA, Ark. | The No. 3-seed in the South Region University of West Alabama baseball team dropped its opening game of the NCAA Division II South Regional, 14-7, to Florida Southern at Mulerider Field in Magnolia, Ark. UWA falls to 37-15 on the season while FSC improves to 39-14. 2201
May 15th, 2009
Rebuilding the tradition - MONTGOMERY | Shortly after dispatching nemesis Leroy out of the state semifinals, Steadman Shealy stood in the middle of the field with his cell phone pressed against his dirt-smudged face and said the thing that was on everyone’s mind. “We’re going to state. Can you believe it?” Shealy asked. 2200
May 15th, 2009
TCHS ousted - MONTGOMERY | Satsuma scored multiple runs in two innings on Thursday, and the Tuscaloosa County softball team couldn’t recover. Twin sisters Hannah and Lannah Campbell combined for five RBIs, and the Gators won 6-1 to knock TCHS out of the AHSAA Class 6A tournament. 2199
May 15th, 2009
University of West Alabama baseball opener postponed - MAGNOLIA, Ark. | The University of West Alabama's opening game in the NCAA Division II Baseball South Regional has been delayed by one hour due to rain. West Alabama's approximate start time is now 5:30 p.m. CST. 2198
May 14th, 2009
Fultondale clips Hale County 5-0 in 2A tournament - MONTGOMERY | Cadi Oliver pitched a one-hit shutout on Thursday, and Fultondale defeated Hale County 5-0 in the AHSAA Class 2A softball tournament. Oliver finished with seven strikeouts. Abbey Fleenor broke up Oliver's no-hit bid with a single in the fifth inning. 2197
May 14th, 2009
TCHS falls in state softball opener - MONTGOMERY | The Tuscaloosa County High School softball team collected three hits on Thursday and lost to Enterprise 5-0 in the first round of the AHSAA Class 6A tournament. 2196
May 14th, 2009
TCHS falls to Enterprise in 6A tournament - MONTGOMERY | The Tuscaloosa County High School softball team collected three hits on Thursday and lost to Enterprise 5-0 in the first round of the AHSAA Class 6A tournament. Jostlyn Higgerson pitched four scoreless innings to get the win. Higgerson replaced starter Brittany Perry in the fourth after Bailey Braughton led off with a single. 2195
May 14th, 2009
Oakman downs ACA 9-2 in 2A softball - MONTGOMERY | Hannah Pendley tossed a three-hitter and collected three hits on Thursday as Oakman defeated American Christian Academy 9-2 in the AHSAA Class 2A softball tournament. 2194
May 14th, 2009
UWA baseball trio receive regional honors - LAKELAND, Fla. | Three University of West Alabama baseball players received Daktronics All-South Region Team honors Wednesday. Rob Dahlberg received first team honors, while Nick Wheeler and Jeremy Finney were named to the second team. 2193
May 14th, 2009
ACCC baseball tournament games postponed - HANCEVILLE | More rain has forced officials to suspend play in the Alabama Community College Conference Tournament for the third day at Wallace State-Hanceville’s James C. Bailey Stadium. 2192
May 14th, 2009
Wildcats more relaxed this time around - MONTGOMERY | Time can heal all wounds, but the mind never forgets. It was a year ago when the Tuscaloosa County Wildcats showed up in Montgomery to find out what the AHSAA Class 6A state softball tournament was all about. It was a quick trip and a painful lesson. 2191
May 14th, 2009
ACA edges Lexington in series opener, 4-3 - As his American Christian Academy baseball players prepared to load the bus on Tuesday to travel to the AHSAA Class 2A finals, coach Matt Moore predicted that “whichever team settles down first will win the game.” 2190
May 14th, 2009
UWA players make All-District - LIVINGSTON | University of West Alabama seniors Laura Bagwell and Aubree Hudson were named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District IV Softball Second Team. The players helped guide the 2009 squad to a 42-17 overall mark and the program’s first trip to the Gulf South Conference Tournament since 1997. 2189
May 13th, 2009
ACA second in team golf championship - PRATTVILLE | Adam Strachan shot a 76-78 for a two-day total of 154 to help pace American Christian Academy as the Patriots finished runner-up in the AHSAA State Golf Championships on Tuesday at the Robert Trent Jones Capitol Hill Senator course. 2188
May 13th, 2009
Bucs win on Smelser HR - HANCEVILLE | Second baseman John David Smelser hit a solo home run in the bottom of the eigth inning to lift the Shelton State Community College Buccaneers to an 8-7 victory over Jefferson Davis on Tuesday night. 2187
May 13th, 2009
New coach has new ideas for Titans - It was the second practice of the season when Holy Spirit softball players knew their new coach was different from the rest. 2186
May 13th, 2009
Shealy, Williams look for ACA’s fourth title this decade - Matt Moore was fed up. For 11 long games he sat and listened as player after player moaned and groaned about how they didn’t stand a chance if their ace pitcher, Dillon Williams, wasn’t in the game. 2185
May 13th, 2009
TCHS wins regional, advances to state tourney - VESTAVIA | Tuscaloosa County’s Allison Rice blasted a three-run home run as clinched the Class 6A North Central Regional championship on Monday with a 12-1 win over Hueytown. Rice was named the Most Valuable Player of the tournament. 2184
May 12th, 2009
TCHS standout Brown to play at Faulkner - TUSCALOOSA | Take one look at Brad Brown and the first word that comes to mind is solid. Solid is also an accurate description of how the 5-foot-10, 210-pounder played linebacker for the Tuscaloosa County Wildcats. 2183
May 12th, 2009
Ray sets powerlifting records - Last month, the Northside Middle School teacher set three world records at the American Powerlifting Association’s Raw National Championships held in Hattiesburg, Miss. 2182
May 12th, 2009
UWA, Stillman earn bid to Div. II tourney - INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. | The University of West Alabama and Stillman College are headed to Magnolia, Ark., for the NCAA Division II Baseball Tournament, which opens Thursday. UWA is the No. 3 seed in the South Region, which will be hosted by Southern Arkansas. Stillman is the No. 8 seed in the regional. 2181
May 12th, 2009
Bucs set sites on third straight ACCC crown - The Shelton State baseball team, which earned a division title and a No. 1 seed, enters postseason play without a safety net. 2180
May 12th, 2009
Aaron Martens wins on Lake Guntersville - GUNTERSVILLE | Aaron Martens won the Southern Challenge for his fifth career BASS victory, holding off Skeet Reese on Sunday on Lake Guntersville. Martens, the 2005 Toyota Tundra Bassmaster Angler of the Year from Leeds, had a total catch of 107 pounds, 8 ounces to earn the $100,000 top prize. 2179
May 11th, 2009
Holy Spirit advances to state tournament - MONTGOMERY | Christiana Denelsbeck picked up two pitching wins and a save Saturday to win Most Valuable Player honors in the Class 1A South Central Regional at Lagoon Park for leading Holy Spirit to its first AHSAA state softball tournament bid. 2178
May 11th, 2009
ACCC tournament suspended another day - HANCEVILLE | A saturated field and constant rain Sunday has suspended play for the second consecutive day in the 2009 Alabama Community College Conference baseball tournament at Wallace State-Hanceville’s James C. Bailey Stadium. 2177
May 11th, 2009
Stillman College releases football schedule - TUSCALOOSA | The Stillman College football team’s 2009 schedule was released this week. Stillman will play six home games and five games on the road. The Tigers’ schedule includes a new opponent in Central State University. Central State is a Division II affiliate and is in the Independent Athletic Association 2176
May 11th, 2009
Hale County advances to state tournament - MONTGOMERY | Hale County won the Class 2A South Central Regional softball tournament on Saturday, beating American Christian Academy, 6-4, in the championship. Hale County (22-14) advances to the state tournament next week. 2175
May 10th, 2009
Skyy Boxing’s Doughty wins split decision against Jones - NEW ORLEANS | Anthony Doughty, of Skyy Boxing Gym in Northport, earned his fourth win on Friday night with a split-decision against National Amateur champion J.J. Jones in the light heavyweight division at the Civic Center in New Orleans. Jones, of Nashville, Tenn., was making his pro boxing debut while Doughty improved his pro record to 4-0. 2174
May 9th, 2009
Tuscaloosa Christian rallies, but still falls short - COTTONDALE | A infield single in the bottom of the seventh inning gave Northside Methodist Academy a dramatic 8-7 victory over Tuscaloosa Christian in the semifinal of the Alabama Christian Education Athletic Association tournament. 2173
May 9th, 2009
Northside wins marathon game over Marbury - Elizabeth Haverkamp’s squeeze bunt in the 13th inning scored Kaci Woods with the winning run as the Northside High School softball team defeated Marbury in at the Class 3A, South Central Regional Tournament on Friday. 2172
May 9th, 2009
A-Rod in, Ramirez out: Steroid stain remains - Alex Rodriguez walked to the plate, and a dozen fans behind the screen swung into action. Holding up giant, foam syringes, they started with the taunts. 2171
May 9th, 2009
ACA girls set state record in third straight title, boys place eighth - GULF SHORES | The American Christian Academy girls track team completed its third straight Class 2A state title at the Gulf Shores Sportsplex on Friday, setting a state record with 189 1/2 points, eclipsing Altamont's record in 2007. Senior Rebekah Rhodes won four individual state titles with wins the 400 meter, 100 meter hurdles, 300 meter... 2170
May 9th, 2009
ACA knocks off defending champ Leroy; advances to 2A title series - They were supposed to be too young for this. It was supposed to happen a year from now. Maybe even two. 2169
May 9th, 2009
Opinions alone do not make a man - Back in 2000, I was at an Alabama football game wearing my golf shirt bearing the newspaper’s name when a guy approached me. He squinted at me and read “The Tuscaloosa News.” The way he said it didn’t sound very nice. I’m usually pretty docile in public settings but maybe the pregame cocktails influenced me. 2168
May 8th, 2009
Janes hits hole-in-one at Hidden Meadows - NORTHPORT | Gwen Janes made a hole-in-one Saturday at Hidden Meadows Golf Course. Janes aced the 67-yard fifth hole using a pitching wedge. Witnessing the shot were Sharon Suigel, Brian Janes and Solomon Janes. 2167
May 8th, 2009
South Lamar advances - SPRINGVILLE | South Lamar played error-free defense and held on to advance in the Class 1A AHSAA state playoffs with a 4-2 win over Ragland on Thursday. South Lamar (17-11) plays at Athens Bible today in the semifinals at 2 p.m. 2166
May 8th, 2009
ACA faces powerful Leroy in Class 2A semifinals - TUSCALOOSA | The deck is stacked against the American Christian Academy baseball team today. The Patriots are facing a Leroy team that has lost just three times this season (35-3). Also, the Bears are the defending state champions with a penchant for hitting the ball. 2165
May 8th, 2009
Boxing commission bill receives final passage - A bill creating a state boxing commission that could sanction professional fights in Alabama was passed by the House of Representatives on Thursday. 2164
May 8th, 2009
Regional tournaments start today - It has been a memorable season for area high school softball. 2163
May 8th, 2009
UWA BRIEFS: UWA eliminated from GSC tournament by Delta State - MILLINGTON, Tenn. | The long ball derailed the fifth-ranked University of West Alabama’s chances of advancing in the 2009 Gulf South Conference baseball tournament as UWA (37-14) fell 8-6 to ninth-ranked Delta State Wednesday, 2162
May 7th, 2009
Errors doom Bibb County in loss - CENTREVILLE | Right-hander Cody Bell scattered four hits over six innings on Wednesday, and Alabama Christian took advantage of eight errors to knock Bibb County out of the Class 4A quarterfinals. 2161
May 7th, 2009
TCHS softball team takes area title - Senior right-hander Allison Rice threw a three-hit shutout on Wednesday. 2160
May 7th, 2009
ACA seeks another state title - When Charles Tiller got the call, he was only 12 hours away from loading up his American Christian Academy track athletes and heading for the state meet in Troy. 2159
May 7th, 2009
Marengo Academy players earn AISA honors - MONTGOMERY | Marengo Academy placed three players on the Alabama Independent School Association Class AA All-Tournament Team for softball. Chelsea Etheridge, Michelle Pritchett and Abbey Hucakbee were all named to the All-Tournament Team. 2158
May 6th, 2009
Stillman signs four to basketball team - TUSCALOOSA | Stillman College head men's basketball coach Michael Grant has beat the pavement looking for student athletes to help turn his program around. After a dismal 7-20 record in 2008-09, Grant and staff have added four new recruits who could be battling for starting positions this November. 2157
May 6th, 2009
Track star Stephen Bolt named to ASHOF - BIRMINGHAM | Former University of Alabama All-American Stephen Bolt, the first American runner to clock both a sub-4:00 mile and a sub-2:15 marathon, will be one of 10 individuals inducted into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday, May 30. 2156
May 6th, 2009
Mets sweep Braves, 4-3 - ATLANTA | Livan Hernandez earned only his fourth win in 25 career starts against Atlanta and the New York Mets held off the Braves 4-3 on Tuesday night to complete a rare series sweep at Turner Field. 2155
May 6th, 2009
Rainey leads Tuscaloosa County to win - NORTHPORT | Ashley Rainey hit two three-run home runs and also pitched a one-hitter on the mound as host Tuscaloosa County blanked Northridge 14-0 in five innings in the opening round of the Class 6A, Area 9 softball tournament on Tuesday. 2154
May 6th, 2009
ACA sweeps Rebels - For nine innings, American Christian Academy pitcher Dillon Williams dominated. The sophomore left-hander struck out 22 of the 31 batters he faced and allowed just one run and four hits, only one of which made it out of the infield. 2153
May 6th, 2009
Gottfried DCH Fund Run to be held on May 30 - TUSCALOOSA | The Elizabeth Gottfried DCH SportsMedicine Fund Run will be Saturday, May 30, at the Tuscaloosa County High School. The annual run benefits the DCH SportsMedicine Fund, which is part of the DCH Foundation, Inc. The 5K Race begins at 8 a.m. and the one-mile walk/run begins at 8:45 a.m. 2152
May 5th, 2009
Tuscaloosa Christian splits doubleheader - GARDENDALE | Tuscaloosa Christian lost its first game of a doubleheader as it fell to Tabernacle 14-9 in nine innings on Monday. Jon Thompson got the win, pitching three innings of relief and giving up four runs on five hits with four walks. 2151
May 5th, 2009
UWA wins first game of Gulf South Tournament - MILLINGTON, Tenn. | After two days of rain held up the start of the 2009 Gulf South Conference Baseball Tournament, the fifth-ranked University of West Alabama baseball team won 10-5 over Ouachita Baptist. 2150
May 5th, 2009
Area tournament start, resume - TUSCALOOSA | Four area titles in four years. That is what Tuscaloosa County High School softball coach Alan Reach is going for today when he leads his Lady Wildcats onto their home field for the Class 6A, Area 9 Tournament. 2149
May 5th, 2009
Athletics events to resume - After consulting with its Medical Advisory Board, the AHSAA announced Monday that all athletic competitions will resume beginning today. Below is a complete listing of each sport. SOCCER: The second round games will be Tuesday (May 5). The state tournament (May 8-9) will be played as scheduled. BASEBALL: 2148
May 5th, 2009
Pitching rules will be a factor in playoffs - Dillon Williams is perfect this season. 2147
May 5th, 2009
Thanks to upgrades to Kentuck Park, Warrior Baseball Association continues to grow - As president of Warrior Baseball Association, Joe Fendley heads a 12-member Board of Directors and an army of nearly 1,000 kids. It's a role that consumes the software architect's free time, but one he says gives back three-fold. 2146
May 5th, 2009
Shelton State softball falls in ACCC Tournament - The Shelton State softball team fell to Bevill State Community College 3-2 Sunday to be eliminated from the ACCC Tournament. The Lady Bucs were forced to play three games due to Saturday’s weather. 2145
May 4th, 2009
Stillman wins third straight SIAC Tournament - ALBANY, Ga. | Stillman College defeated Albany State 15-12 in the SIAC baseball championship game its third consecutive title. Joey Moehler led Stillman, winning the decisive game. He was the only undefeated pitcher in the tournament and was named Outstanding Pitcher of the tournament. 2144
May 4th, 2009
Deer scoring sessions set - NORTHPORT | The Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Division will hold scoring sessions during May for its Records of Alabama’s White-tailed Deer program, which allows Alabama’s deer hunters to have their deer scored by trained wildlife personnel. Included is a session in Northport. 2143
May 3rd, 2009
Stillman one win away from winning the title - ALBANY, Ga. | The Stillman College baseball team rallied to defeat Albany State 12-10 on Saturday to force a deciding game in the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament. Stillman, the two-time defending champion, plays Albany State for the title at 10 a.m. today at the Paul Eames Complex. 2142
May 3rd, 2009
Gun club sets Ladies Day - MOUNDVILLE | Women who want to learn safe and efficient firearms handling from a world champion marksman can attend Ladies Day at Tuscaloosa Gun Club on Monday and again on May 11. 2141
May 3rd, 2009
Not ready to give up the memories - I once posed the question in this space, “What do you do with a girl?” I’m beginning to wonder what I’ll do without one. 2140
May 3rd, 2009
Bucs cap regular season with sweep - Third baseman Cayleb Coker and first baseman Logan Piece both hit grand slams as the Shelton State Community College baseball team finished off its regular season. 2139
May 3rd, 2009
Bucs face Calhoun in ACCC tourney - TUSCALOOSA | The Shelton State softball team begins play at noon today in the Alabama Community College Conference Tournament at Veteran’s Park in Alabaster. 2138
May 2nd, 2009
Stillman drills Morehouse - ALBANY, Ga. | Stillman drilled Morehouse College 19-1 in an elimination game Friday at the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association tourament. Joey Mohler took the win for the Tigers. Stillman College bat Miles College, 4-3, in the first game Friday. 2137
May 2nd, 2009
AISA STATE TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: TA swept, Marengo Academy rolls - MONTGOMERY | Tuscaloosa Academy’s quest for a fifth straight state softball championship ended abruptly Friday at the AISA State Tournament at Lagoon Park. 2136
May 2nd, 2009
Keith’s Classic tennis tournament concludes - TUSCALOOSA | The 20th annual Keith’s Classic Tennis Tournament concluded Friday at Indian Hills Country Club. The tournament included more than 40 players who participated in round-robin competition. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the local ALS charity. The results: Philanthropist Division 2135
May 2nd, 2009
UWA drops softball tournament opener - SOUTHAVEN, Miss. | The University of West Alabama softball team dropped its Gulf South Conference Tournament opener 8-0 to GSC West No. 1 see Arkansas Tech. 2134
May 2nd, 2009
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