WINSTON/MARION - For the first time in recent memory, all six high school volleyball teams in the Northwest Alabamian's coverage area have made it to the North Regional Tournament, and will be competing today through Saturday at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville.
The Phillips High School Lady Bears won their area tournament, advancing to regional competition. Shown left to right on the front row are: Autumn Edwards, Mary Ashton Hyde, Jillian Gillum, Gracie Hallman and Elizabeth Brewer. Back row: Coach Debbie Grubbs, Caitlin Martin, Baily Bishop, Ally McCollum, Amber Markham, Lexie Dishner and Coach Deb Cook.
BEAR CREEK - Ranked third in the state 1A volleyball and a season record of 35-8, the Phillips Lady Bears won the 1A Area 14 tournament.
All-Tournament players were Lexie Dishner, Amber Markham and Baily Bishop.
Homecoming queen with court and escorts, from left: Madison Smith, David Smith, Kylie Crane, Jason Crane, Annalisa Crenshaw, Brad White, Katlyn Hyde, Jimmy Hyde, Kylee Freeman, Ronnie Freeman, Sadie Mallard, David Harbin, Lexie Dishner, Tim Dishner, Amber Markham, Keith Markham, Morgan Wilson, Bradley Wilson, Emma Taylor and Jonathan Taylor.