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He may or may not win a ninth Blue Map this year but the Bulldogs and Terry Curtis turn in a Mona Lisa against Central Clay and Danny Horn

Photo by Stew Milne/Call News   LINEVILLE — When the game between the state’s two greatest high school football coaches was over, the rainspray that spritzed the field throughout the night had started again, perhaps christening an extraordinary moment in which defense had been pulled out of the archives and shown to still exist in…

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Alabama State beats Grambling 17-6 in Port City Classic

By ARTHUR L. MACK MOBILE — Alabama State quarterback Damon Stewart completed 12 of 16 passes for 95 yards and two touchdowns as the Hornets got an early lead and made it stand up in a 17-6 win over Grambling in the inaugural Port City Classic at Ladd-Peebles Stadium Saturday night. Both of Stewart’s touchdown…

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Citronelle finishes with winning season in Jason Rowell’s first year

    By PATRICK DARRINGTON CITRONELLE — Quarterback Justin Adams concluded his Citronelle career with 166 yards on 14 carries to spark a 35-24 victory over Elberta Friday night as the Wildcats finished with a winning season for the first time since 2019. “Kudos to these seniors for leading this team,” said Citronelle coach Jason…

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Mobile Christian feasts on pancake supper, eyes state title

      MOBILE — There are ways Mobile Christian can fail to win the state championship this year. The bus can break down on the way to Bryant-Denny Stadium or make a wrong turn and get lost in neighboring Oktibbeah County, where the Leopards could break out the footballs and pass the time by…

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No. 1 Mobile Christian rips No. 6 Thomasville 45-14 to win region

  By JIMMY WIGFIELD MOBILE — No. 1-ranked Mobile Christian and No. 6 Thomasville had orbited each other all season and circled Friday night as the date of their inevitable collision. But come the time they were finally on the same field, they found those orbits were in vastly different galaxies. The Leopards continued their…

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Mary Montgomery wins region title with 34-7 romp over Daphne

By ARTHUR L. MACK DAPHNE — Mary G. Montgomery quarterback Jared Hollins was 10-of-13 passing for 213 yards and three touchdowns as the Vikings won their first region title in 38 years with as 34-7 victory over Daphne Friday night at Jubilee Stadium. MGM (9-0, 6-0) clinched the 7A Region 1 crown and home field…

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