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First round prep playoff pairings
First round baseball playoff pairings:
ABS, Ardmore will host playoff games
Three local teams will begin postseason play Friday, April 19, in the AHSAA baseball playoffs. Athens Bible and Ardmore will host first-round playoff games while West Limestone hits the road for its first-round game.
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Athens Bible edges Shoals Christian 3-2
Sam Bobo drove in the winning run and hurled a complete game as visiting No. 3 Athens Bible School toppled top-ranked Shoals Christian for the second time in two days in a Tuesday afternoon game in Florence.
The Trojans (24-2) clinched the Class 1A, Area 16 title with a 3-2 comeback win over the three-time defending state champions, which eliminated ABS from the playoffs in 2011 and 2012.
Athens Bible edges Shoals Christian
ABS will host a first-round state playoff series on Friday, April 19. The Trojans could face Shoals Christian in the second round of the playoffs.
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ABS, Ardmore athletes honored as Bryant-Jordan Scholar-Athletes
The whirring of flash photography, clinking glassware, ringing applause and peals of laughter filled a crowded ballroom Monday night at the Sheraton as 96 regional winners were recognized during the 28th annual Bryant-Jordan Scholar Athlete Awards Banquet.
ABS extinguishes No. 1 Flame
Athens Bible coach Bill Murrell overheard talk before Monday’s game that Shoals Christian had circled the game on its calendar before the season started.
The veteran coach’s response? Both teams circled the game.
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