By Graham Dunn
(February 28, 2018)
The 25th Jason Armstrong Memorial Baseball Tournament begins Monday with 20 teams slated to participated. The action begins with two games at Riverwalk Stadium and games continue through Saturday at both Riverwalk and Paterson Field.
Jalon Long, along with his brother Kyrin, were ruled ineligible by the AISA this week after transferring from Marbury to Autauga Academy. The family said they would file an injunction. (Staff Photo)
By Tim Gayle
(February 24, 2018)
Just six days after allowing Jalon and Kyrin Long to take the field for the 2018 baseball season, the Alabama Independent School Association has reversed its finding and ruled the pair ineligible for the remainder of the season.
The pair transferred from Park Crossing High to Marbury High in September but were not allowed to play for the Bulldogs this season.
(February 14, 2018)
Here are the results of the 2018 AHSAA Girls Basketball Sub-Regional games (River Region teams in bold). Winners advance to the Regional tournament, which is scheduled to begin Wednesday. (NOTE - Class 7A area winners and runners up advance to the regional tournament)
(February 10, 2018)
Here are the results for the 2018 AHSAA Girls Basketball Area Playoffs (River Region teams in bold). Winners and runners-up advance to the Sub-Regional round on Monday (7A goes directly to Regional tournaments).
(February 11, 2018)
Here are the results for the 2018 AHSAA Boys Basketball Area Playoffs (River Region teams in bold). Winners and runners-up advance to the Sub-Regional round (7A goes directly to Regional tournaments)
(November 9, 2017)
The River Region will have plenty of representation in this year’s AHSAA playoffs.
Better yet, it might have plenty of success, too.
(November 4, 2017)
Tucker Neven and Brock Taunton connected three times in the final 13 minutes, with quarterback Neven hitting his favorite receiver for 73 yards and a touchdown and 32 yards and a touchdown to rally Macon East Academy to a 38-34 victory over Clarke Prep in the first round of the AISA Class AA playoffs on Friday night… Jamal Epkins had two touchdowns and 88 rushing yards on two carries and Triston Hudson had 54 yards and a touchdown on a pair of carries as Autauga Academy rolled to an easy victory in the first round of the AISA Class AA playoffs.
(October 26, 2017)
Last week’s big games set up this week’s big "uns."
Several teams still have work to do to either improve their seeding in the playoff or to actually make the post season.
With two weeks remaining in the regular season, there is still holes to fill in the playoff brackets.
(October 21, 2017)
Park Crossing won its third consecutive region title with a 34-19 victory over Sidney Lanier in what was one of the more bizarre games of the year at Cramton Bowl…Ethan Sellers booted a 30-yard field goal with three seconds remaining to give Opelika a 20-19 win over Wetumpka on Friday.
(October 19, 2017)
The River Region has enjoyed several special weekends of high school football.
But it’s been a while since there’s been one like this.