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Few changes among No. 1 ASWA teams rankings

There were only two changes among No. 1 teams in the Alabama Sports Writers Association final regular season basketball rankings. Cordova (17-5) took over the boys top spot in Class 4A while Sunshine (16-2) moved to No. 1 in Class 1A. Cordova won four games in the past week to earn No. 1 after both

Wenonah’s boys struggle through a rebuilding season

Wenonah basketball has been a premium brand in Alabama high school sports for the last four seasons. Coach Cedric Lane’s Dragons were one of the best stories in Alabama high school sports during the first half of this decade. Wenonah won Class 5A state basketball titles in 2011, 2012 and 2013. The Dragons summoned up

Wenonah Girls 69 – Woodlawn 27

Four players combined to score 77 percent of Class 5A No. 1 Wenonah‘s points in a 69-27 win over Woodlawn. Faith Reynolds led the barrage with 16 points, followed by Alexus Dye with 15, Jayla Morrow with 12 and Kourtnie Smith came off the bench to contribute 10 points. The Dragons led 20-9 after one

Wenonah Boys 48 – Woodlawn 71

Javien Williams scored 21 points as Class 6A No. 7 Woodlawn easily beat Wenonah, 71-48. The Colonels (20-6) took an early lead with a 21-12 run in the first quarter and added to the margin with a 22-12 burst in the third. Jaylon Dubose had 14 points for Woodlawn and DeCarlos Wright added 12. Kameron

Wenonah Girls remain No. 1 in ASWA basketball rankings

CLASS 5A 1. Wenonah (23-1) 2. Faith Academy (20-5) 3. Charles Henderson (16-3) 4. Central-Tuscaloosa (23-3) 5. Sylacauga (19-3) 6. Pleasant Grove (19-5) 7. Anniston (18-5) 8. Brewbaker Tech (16-8) 9. Eufaula (16-3) 10. Madison County (16-6) The Huntsville girls are the only state team among MaxPreps national top 100 at No. 36 while Wenonah

Wenonah Boys 40 – Jackson-Olin 69

Nate Bridges sank five 3-pointers and finished with 24 points, leading Jackson-Olin to a 69-40 victory at Wenonah. The Mustangs (15-7) raced to a 43-19 halftime lead. Marquel Harris added 12 points for Jackson-Olin and Dee’Niyjal Scruggs contributed 20 rebounds and 14 blocked shots. Complete article

Wenonah Girls 65 – Jackson-Olin 39

Class 6A No. 1 Wenonah jumped out to a huge first quarter lead and was never threatened in taking a 65-39 win over visiting Jackson-Olin. The Dragons got off to a 21-5 lead after the first quarter and led 60-27 lead after three quarters. Alexus Dye led Wenonah (23-1) with 26 points. Lexius Houzer paced

Wenonah Boys 53 – Sparkman 75

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — Sparkman senior Thomas Melbert summed up his big game Monday afternoon at the Kings of the Court at Bill Harris Arena the only way he could. His modesty showed, but so did the reality of the matter. “Scoring 31 points is a good game,” he said. “When you score that many, you

Wenonah Girls 55 – Collins Hill GA 31

MONTGOMERY, Alabama — Class 5A top-ranked Wenonah sprinted to the first 11 points of the game against Georgia’s Collins Hill and cruised to a 55-31 victory at the the MLK BallN Prep Classic at Faulkner University on Monday. The Dragons (22-1) held the Eagles from Suwanee, Ga., scoreless for almost four minutes, using a full-court

MLK Girls & Boys Basketball Classics

MLK Classic @Bill Harris-Crossplex Arena (Wenonah Boys) Foley vs. Woodlawn, 11:30 a.m. Bessemer City vs. Baker, 1 p.m. Wenonah vs. Sparkman, 2:30 p.m. Cornerstone School vs. Sunshine, 4 p.m. Center Point vs. Leeds, 5:30 p.m. Shades Valley vs. Pelham, 7 p.m. Wenonah Girls  MONTGOMERY: MLK BallN Prep Classic @Faulkner Univ Greenville vs. Park Crossing, 10 a.m.