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ARAB - Russellville flexed its offensive muscle in Friday’s doubleheader sweep of Arab, but it was a handful of clutch plays in the field in the second game that helped the Golden Tigers punch t...read more
Kalli Beth Daniel and Sydney Burcham each had three of Russellville’s 17 hits, and Megan Warhurst pitched a shutout as the Lady Golden Tigers blanked Colbert Heights 9-0 in the first game of Thu...read more
RUSSELLVILLE - Russ Carpenter is the first to admit it—he does not look the part of a catcher. Never has. When Carpenter first arrived at the high school level, tall and lean and all arms and l...read more
RUSSELLVILLE - Through their first seven area tilts, the Russellville Golden Tigers had steamrolled the competition, outscoring their opponents 52-2 en route to a perfect 7-0 start and a share of the ...read more
The Red Bay baseball team narrowly missed out on a playoff berth this season, but Tiger head coach Richard Maggerise has had plenty to keep him busy the last few days. Ever since Phil Campbell and Ma...read more
Megan Warhurst did not allow an earned run in 5.1 innings for Russellville on Saturday, and Sydney Burcham’s RBI single in the bottom of the fifth gave the Lady Golden Tigers a 3-2 victory over ...read more
For the new group of officers of the Rusellville Youth Football and Cheerleading Association, their mission can be summarized in one word: growth. Whether it's President Loretta Hatton, Vice Presiden...read more
Following Friday’s two-game sweep of Billingsley in the first round of the Class 2A playoffs, Phil Campbell will face a familiar foe in round two. The Bobcats, who ran their win streak to 10 ga...read more
RUSSELLVILLE - Nobody wearing a Russellville uniform was happy when they left the ballpark late Thursday night, least of all Judd Ward. The Golden Tigers had just suffered a nerve-wracking, gut-wrenc...read more
Postseason golf is right around the corner, which means it’s time for Russellville’s boys to start rounding into form. Head coach Ryan Brewer believes his young team is capable of doing ex...read more
Sydney Burcham homered and was one of four different Russellville players with multiple hits on Thursday, helping the Lady Golden Tigers finish area play in strong fashion with an 8-1 win at home over...read more
RUSSELLVILLE - During their run to back-to-back Class 5A state titles in 2015 and 2016, the Russellville Golden Tigers faced elimination just once—after dropping game one of the championship ser...read more
Russellville pride was on display both in the stands and on the field Thursday night when the seventh-ranked Golden Tigers (16-3-0, 7-0) took on the Madison Academy Mustangs (8-7-1) at Golden Tiger St...read more
Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and he could win thousands of dollars in scholarships. On April 15, Russellville’s Gabe Wallace won the senior division of the ...read more
Russellville’s girls made history on Tuesday at the Class 4A/5A, Section 8 tennis tournament, edging out rival Deshler to win the program’s first-ever sectional championship. The Lady Gol...read more
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