Area teams head to region play

By W. BRIAN HALE Eagle Sports Writer
Posted 5/9/19

Seven teams in the Daily Mountain Eagle’s coverage area will play for a berth in the AHSAA State Tournament in Tuscaloosa and Muscle Shoals, beginning today with Class 1, 3 and 4A competition.In …

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Area teams head to region play

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Seven teams in the Daily Mountain Eagle’s coverage area will play for a berth in the AHSAA State Tournament in Tuscaloosa and Muscle Shoals, beginning today with Class 1, 3 and 4A competition.

In Tuscaloosa’s Bowers Park, the Oakman Wildcats, the Class 3A, Area 10 winner will kick off the action at 9 a.m. against Piedmont, the Area 11 runner-up.

At 10:30 a.m., Class 4A action starts with Area 11 winner Cordova against Area 10 runner-up Hokes Bluff, while Area 11 runner-up Curry battles Area 10 winner White Plains.

Class 1A starts play at 12 p.m. with Area 9 runner-up Lynn against Area 12 winner Falkville, while Area 12 runner-up Meek plays Area 9 winner Marion County.

On Friday, Sumiton Christian, Class 2A, Area 11 winner will face Area 10 runner-up West End at 3 p.m.

Also on Friday in Muscle Shoals’ Coffee O’Neal Park, Class 2A, Area 14 runner-up Winston County plays Area 15 winner Red Bay.

The top two qualifiers in each region earn bids in next week’s state tournament in Montgomery.


THURSDAY, MAY 9

Tuscaloosa

Class 3A

Oakman vs. Piedmont, 9 a.m.


Class 4A

Cordova vs. Hokes Bluff, 10:30 a.m.

Curry vs. White Plains, 10:30 a.m.


Class 1A

Lynn vs. Falkville, 12 p.m.

Meek vs. Marion County, 12 p.m.