Basketball

Alabamian all-star basketball team named


Coach of the Year, Scott Veal, Phillips

Phillips High School head girls basketball coach Scott Veal has been selected as the Northwest Alabamian Coach of the Year, bringing home a 1A state championship.

All-star team members are: Addison-Macey Butler, Savannah Manley and Destiny Walker; Haleyville-Catie Aldridge, Molly Gilbert, Reagan Kutis and Alli Temple; Lynn-Hannah Alsup and Dixie Wells; Meek-Emma Fincher, Abby Phillips and Savannah Smith; Phillips-Baily Bishop, Lexie Dishner, Gracie Hallman, Amber Markham and Ally McCollum; Winston County-Saige Blanton and Kady Bonds.

HHS girls basketball team recognized


The Haleyville High School varsity and junior varsity basketball teams were honored at the HHS basketball banquet Sunday, March 31. Pictured above are members of the girls varsity team. From left: Senn Williams, head coach; McKenzee Reid, senior; Mae Boyles, Madison Caine, Molly Gilbert, Reagan Kutis, juniors; Tesley Callahan, Ashton McCullar, sophomores; Catie Aldridge, freshman; Andy Lambert, assistant coach. Not pictured are juniors Kaitlyn Mobley and Allie Temple.

HHS basketball banquet honors athletes


A banquet was held Sunday, March 31, in the Ninth Avenue Church of Christ fellowship hall to honor the Haleyville High School varsity and junior varsity basketball teams. Pictured are members of the Haleyville boys varsity basketball team. From left assistant coaches Tyler Malone and Tyler Hallman, Rusty Nelson, Ben Lowman, Mason Lambert, Clay Blanton, Grayson Long, Jon Tyler Gilbert, Gavin West and Dylan Burleson, head coach.

Double Springs 10U takes Northwest Alabama basketball youth championship


Pictured on the front row, left ro right are: Lily Grace Elliott and Easley Gray. Back row: Maci Blevins, Allie Tidwell, Tennyson Gilbreath, Coach Adam Veal, Emma Kate Veal and Lynleigh Cobb. The team finished with a 11-0 record.

DOUBLE SPRINGS - The Double Springs youth basketball league’s 10U captured the 10U Northwest Alabama Youth Basketball championship in February, hosted in Double Springs. The  team had to play the second Double Springs team in the championship round. The team finished with an 11-0 record. The 8U team was runner-up in their division, finishing with an undefeated regular season record. Adam Veal served as head coach for the teams.

Double Springs 8U 2019 Northwest Alabama basketball runners-up


The Double Springs 8U basketball team earned the runner-up spot in the Northwest Alabama basketball championship. Pictured left to right, front row: Tiffany Thomas, Kaitlyn Thorn, Caris Twilley, Ellie Veal and Maggie Roberts. Back row: Baila Morgan, Briley Wakefield and head coach Adam Veal. The team had an undefeated regular season.