Sports

EA splits against Morgan Academy

Escambia Academy broke out to a 10-point lead early Friday night, but the Cougars eventually fell to visiting Morgan Academy, by a 66-58 score. Garrett ... Read more

ECHS wins in double OT

Escambia County’s Blue Devils played in two exciting overtime games last week, losing 51-45 in overtime at Thomasville on Tuesday but bouncing back to defeat ... Read more

Northview stays undefeated

The Northview Chiefs continued their undefeated season Thursday evening, defeating visiting Holmes County in a 51-20 district win. The Chiefs improved to 12-0 overall, and ... Read more

Registration soon for NWE spring sports

Northwest Escambia baseball and softball registration, for ages 3 to 18, will begin soon at Bradberry Park in Walnut Hill. Parents are asked to bring ... Read more

NHS gets 2 key wins

The Northview High School Chiefs continued their strong season last weekend, picking up wins over two teams. The Chiefs won at Rocky Bayou, 70-56, on ... Read more

  1. Blue Devils split
  2. JDCC to host winter softball camp
  3. I’ll miss the football sideline
  4. Low interest in YMCA sports so far
  5. Blue Devils win one, lose one over weekend; record is now 9-9
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Sports Columns

I’ll miss the football sideline

I’m going to miss the sideline. The atmosphere of Friday night high school football is always electric. The marching bands, the crowds and the food ... Read more

Get in shape in 2014

If you can’t tell by looking at me, I’m not much of a health nut. Sure, I ran cross-country in school and marching band helped ... Read more

Teams’ Christmas wish lists examined

Christmas is a special time of year for those of us in the Christian faith. Most importantly it’s a celebration of the birth of Jesus ... Read more

Soccer stardom on full display

One of my proudest athletic moments happened on a soccer field in Bay Minette, during my first year in Alabama, when I was 10 years ... Read more

Bitter Tide fan laments loss

I’m still disappointed by the outcome in Auburn on Saturday evening. It was a great game, but I really was shocked and admittedly saddened by ... Read more