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Saraland shows it can keep its hand in the fire

SARALAND — Rarely challenged last year on the way to the state championship, Saraland found itself embroiled in a genuine fight for survival Friday night against Lipscomb Academy. It was protracted combat, given all the ESPN commercials and heat timeouts, the only pauses in an otherwise honorable effort to bend each other’s faces into a…

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Saraland doesn’t want moral victory in nationally televised showdown with Lipscomb

By JIMMY WIGFIELD SARALAND — Saraland’s brand of football will be shown from Atlantic sands to Pacific forests, across the fruited plains and atop purple mountains’ majesty Friday night. When ESPN televises the Spartans’ season opener against Lipscomb Academy, it will include three state championship trophies spread across two Southern states, a half-dozen of the…

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Here it is, football lovers!

IT’S THIS BIG! Can Saraland’s high-powered offense be stopped? Can Mary G. Montgomery  challenge for a Blue Map? Look for the answers to these and many other questions in southwest Alabama’s best high school football preview hitting the streets on Aug. 23. Every school in Mobile and Washington counties is covered by the Call News,…

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Morgan Davis wins bronze in long jump at Pan-Am Games

By ARTHUR L. MACK Saraland’s Morgan Davis finished her high school career by winning the bronze medal in the women’s long jump at the Pan-Am Games U20 Championships Friday in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. Davis jumped 19 feet, 8 inches on her final jump to clinch bronze just behind Team USA teammate Avery Lewis (20-5) and…

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