Russellville

HHS splits with Lawrence County and Russellville


HHS’ Ashton McCullar receives the incoming service from a Lawrence County Lady Red Devil.

RUSSELLVILLE - The Haleyville Lady Lions split matches with Lawrence County and Russellville Monday, Sept. 23, played at Russellville Middle School gym.
Lawrence County beat Haleyville in two straight sets 25-13 and 25-19.
Lady Lions stats for the LCHS match included:
Kaitlyn Burleson, 3 digs;
Kaylee Riddle, 2 digs;
Ashton McCullar, 5 digs, 2 kills;
Laura Lunsford, 4 digs, 6 assists;
Madison Caine, 1 kill, 12 digs;
Samara Pratt, 2 kills, 2 digs;
Adyson, 1 ace, 1 dig;
Audrey Sibley, 2 kills, 8 digs, 2 assists.

Russellville shuts out the Lions 35-0


Christian Chambers battles his way around the corner on a carry for the Haleyville Lions.

RUSSELLVILLE - It was a tough night for the 4A Haleyville Lions  (2-3, 1-1) Friday, Sept. 27. The Lions were shut out 35-0 by the 5A undefeated Russellville Tigers, who hosted the game.
The first score for the Tigers came with 6:47 left in the first quarter. HHS was forced to punt on downs, giving RHS the ball at their own 37. It took six plays to score, with quarterback Jacob Bishop finding Joshua Price open for the touchdown. Miguel Flores-Zavaleta’s PAT was good.

Haleyville defeats Russellville, loses to Muscle Shoals in close match


Audrey Sibley comes across the net with a kill for the Lady Lions.

HALEYVILLE - The 4A Haleyville Lady Lions defeated the 5A Russellville Lady Tigers in two straight sets Thursday, Sept. 13, while losing a close match to the 6A ranked Muscle Shoals Lady Trojans in the tri-match. HHS won 25-14 and 26-24 over Russellville and lost 25-17 and 25-16 to the Lady Trojans.
Stats for the Lady Lions in their match against Russellville include:
Kaylee Riddle: 4 kills, 3 digs;
Ashton McCullar, 2 aces, 3 kills, 8 digs;
Laura Lunsford: 2 aces, 3 kills, 8 assists, 2 digs;
Madison Caine: 7 kills, 4 digs;

Haleyville Lions JV Claws Back, but falls just short against Russellville

The Haleyville Lions junior varsity baseball team's effort to come back from down seven runs in the sixth inning came up just short, as they fell 9-8 to Russellville on Tuesday, April 16. The Lions JV scored seven runs in the failed comeback on a, a double by Hayden Tidwell, a triple by Hayden Armstrong, and a error.

Track and field action in Russellville


A track and field meet was held in Russellville Tuesday, March 19. Local coverage schools participating included Haleyville, Phillips and Winston County. Sixteen team competed, with Winston County placing fifth, Phillips in sixth place and Haleyville in seventh place. Pictured are two team members from PHS in the hurdles event, Tanner Markham Dawson Morrison.

HHS drops losses to Russellville


Clay Blanton eyes the net for a shot.

HALEYVILLE - The Haleyville Lions and Lady Lions each lost to the visiting Russellville Tigers and Lady Tigers on Thursday, Nov. 13.
The Lady Lions lost by a slim margin of four points, 42-38.
Scoring for the HHS were:
Reagan Kutis 5; Mae Boyles 9; Ashton McCullar 2; Alli Temple 7; Molly Gilbert 2; and leading scorer Catie Aldridge 13.

5K, 1 mile fun run set Saturday

RUSSELLVILLE —The RCS Education Foundation 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run will take place Saturday, Oct. 13, on and around the RCS campus. This is the third year the Foundation has hosted this event, and Foundation President Mike Mayfield said they are hoping this will be their best turnout yet.
All funds raised during the event will go toward the Foundation's main goal of awarding scholarships to RHS seniors and grants to teachers for instructional learning in their classrooms.