Tigers squash Bulldogs’ attempt at comeback

By Kedrick Storey Southern Sentinel RIPLEY – Cannan Ratliff led four Ripley Tigers in double digits with a game-high 25 points on Friday, including four key free throws in the fourth quarter to help them hold off the New Albany Bulldogs 84-81 in a key Division 2-4A battle that went to the wire. Ripley looked […]

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Sanders Goode crosses the ball to a teammate. Photo by Dennis Clayton

New Albany drops pair to Starkville in soccer

By Dennis Clayton New Albany hosted the Starkville Yellowjackets on Saturday and the visitors came away with the sweep. Starkville won the girls match 3-0 and the boys 4-0. In the girls match, the teams battled through a scoreless 30 minutes of play before Starkville’s Hannah Laird found the net at the 31st minute. The […]

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Anthony Lipsey #40 shoots over the East Union defense in Myrtle's 52-46 win on Thursday. Pictured from left: Abriam Frazier #30, D.J. Armstrong #20, Anthony Lipsey #40, Ty McDonald #3 and Chase Hall #23. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

County rivals split in hoops action

By Dennis Clayton County rivals East Union and Myrtle met in non-division basketball play at Myrtle on Monday with the Lady Urchins of East Union winning the opener 62-42 and Myrtle’s Hawks taking the nightcap 52-46. East Union 62, Myrtle 42 (girls) East Union came out victorious in a foul-fest over the Lady Hawks in […]

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Keeping a perspective on the season

by Dennis Clayton As we enter the Christmas season, we experience a bit of a lull in our sports activities with semester exams and the holiday break. This makes you scrape and scour when you attempt to find content for news, but it is good in the sense that one can also take time to […]

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2014 Spring Youth Soccer Registration Going on Now

The New Albany Park Commission announces registration for its 2014 Spring Soccer Season. Registration will run through Friday, January 17,2014. The fee is $40 per child, ($35 per each sibling).Children must be born between August 1, 1999 and July 31, 2009. All registrations must be done in person at the Sportsplex office located inside BNA […]

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Sharing in the holiday

Christmas is fast approaching and time is short for providing holiday help for families in need in Union County through the Gazette’s Sharing at Christmas program. Frankly, we are a bit concerned about the pace of contributions o support the program that has been sponsored by the Gazette for 39 years. We have set a […]

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Looking good from the street

Christmas is coming early this year, or at least it seems like it at our house. We’re not even near ready. Oh, the tree has been up for a couple of weeks. And a neighbor walking her dog stopped me to mention how pretty she thinks it looks from the street. If only she knew. […]

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Tanglefoot trailhead

We like it. That’s our short response to the proposal for construction of a welcome center at the New Albany trailhead of the recently opened Tanglefoot Trail. Architect William Mills and Sam Creekmore of Creekmore Landscaping have presented a plan to the New Albany Board of Aldermen to build a welcome center just to the […]

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SPORTS CALENDAR

Thursday, December 12 Basketball NAMS at Ingomar Friday, December 13 Basketball West Union at Myrtle* New Albany at Ripley* Ashland at Ingomar* East Union at Potts Camp Saturday, December 14 Soccer Starkville at New Albany 3:00/5:00 Girls/boys Basketball New Albany boys at Biggersville Boys Classic NAMS boys at Ingomar Tournament Monday, December 16 Basketball East […]

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Aaron Estes #35 and Will Norwood #33 trap the Corinth player on the baseline during New Albany's 49-43 loss in middle school basketball. Both teams entered the game undefeated. N'shaun Cameron #12 is pictured at right. Cameron led all New Albany scorers with 14 points. New Albany Middle School boys are coached by Don Reed.

New Albany Middle School Basketball

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