Sports

Former Crimson Tide Runner Gallops To Women’s 10K Championship

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Her best days as a runner aren’t necessarily behind her. Katlyn Will has run competitively for 14 years from Tuscaloosa to Macon. Will is a former cross country and track athlete at Alabama and Mercer. She still has running in her heart now as a 25-yearold medical student. Will is studying to be a doctor, and on Saturday morning she ...

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Teenager Wins Men’s 5K Run, Bowie Strides In At 19:22

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Once he got the lead, he kept the lead. Alex Bowie, the freshman from LaGrange High School, took on everybody. That included adults and teenagers. Bowie quickly became the runner to beat out on the race course on Saturday morning. The only problem was, nobody could beat this guy. The 15-year-old Bowie won the men’s Labor Pain 5K Run at ...

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Johnson Rushes For 143 Yards, Todd Churns For 219, Six Touchdowns

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The fans were on the edge of their seat cushions. That is, when they weren’t standing up, and yelling and cheering. There was a lot to raise your blood pressure over on Thursday night in the Textile Bowl at Callaway Stadium. Some ridiculous numbers were recorded in the title tilt in the 9 and 10year-old league. The two teams, Charter ...

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Callaway Gets Off The Canvas; Cavaliers Outslug Brooks County

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Callaway High School didn’t feel lucky. The Cavaliers felt the pressure of the moment. In the second round of the Class AA state football playoffs on Friday night, Callaway was looking elimination in the face. The Cavaliers got knocked down to their knees with a 14-0 deficit in the first quarter against Brooks County. It was not looking good for ...

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Super Freshmen Are Making An Immediate Impact On Troup Swimming

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Forget about the seniority. The Tigers have none of that. There is not one senior on the Troup High swimming team. What the Tigers do have is the most talented freshman class in school history. The Troup High ninth-graders are filling the swimming pool from one end of the pool to the other. The Troup High freshmen are fast, and ...

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Lady Cavalier Volleyball Player Wins Some Admiration, $2,000 In Essay Contest

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The world needs more Cheyenne Bookers. She didn’t invent enthusiasm. She just perfected it. Booker, the girl with the 3.9 grade point average and the second helping of school spirit, is at it again. The Callaway High sophomore volleyball player was awarded $2,000 on Tuesday morning for her winning entry in an essay contest, which was sponsored by Coca-Cola, Powerade ...

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Hodge: “So Much Is On The Line,” Callaway Tangles With Brooks County Tonight

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The adrenaline will be gushing like the backyard water faucet tonight at Callaway Stadium. Thomas Hodge and the Cavaliers will take the next step in the Class AA state playoff process with a secondround game against Brooks County. Callaway High is 11-0, and Brooks County is an ever dangerous 8-3. “Anybody can beat anybody (in the state playoffs). So much ...

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