• 72°
Hartselle Enquirer

FHS girls advance to regional for first time

Lauren Estes
Special to the Enquirer

Falkville’s girls basketball team is headed Wallace State Community College for the first time in school history after defeating Marion County 58-27 Friday night in sub-regional play.

The Lady Devils started the game on a 8-0 run, but Marion County quickly replied as the Blue Devils finished the first quarter up 15-8. Senior guard Sydney Moore hit a pair of 3-pointers, sparking the FHS offense.

Moore wasn’t finished offensively in the first half as she managed nine of the 22 points scored in the second quarter, going 4-for-4 from the free throw line.

Freshman Makenzie Smith added six points with two key steals in the first half. The Devils went into intermission ahead 37-19.

The third quarter showed freshman Bailey Anders’ favorite spot on the floor – the corner. She hit two back-to back- treys and then a 12-footer, scoring eight of the 10 quarter points.

Amanda Muse played a key-role on both sides of the ball, collecting two rebounds, two steals, two assists and a block in the third period, helping the Lady Devils to go into the fourth ahead 47-25.

FHS would add 11 more points to the board from four players in the last eight minutes of play giving the Lady Devils there first chance to play at Wallace. They would win 58-27 over Marion County.

Sydney Moore led the Blue Devils with 15 points. Bailey Anders managed 10 on the night. Amanda Muse and Lizzie Davis both had nine points and four rebounds. Emily Mickelson added six points and six rebounds. Makenzie Smith dropped in seven and Ashley Hampton finished with two points.

Falkville will play in WSCC’s Tom Drake Coliseum on Wednesday at 3 p.m.

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Annual Hartselle Camp Meeting begins Sunday

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Salute: Hartselle High alumnus graduates from Naval Academy 

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Annual Hartselle Camp Meeting begins Sunday

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Goodbye to a good boy: Beloved family pet, Ace, battles cancer  

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

College Street Players to present Newsies: The Broadway Musical 

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Hartselle adds two police officers 

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Hartselle bomb threat deemed hoax

Editor's picks

At 90, Carl Winton keeps on trucking

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Hartselle man with rare genetic condition headed to Grand Ole Opry

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Morgan delegation discusses recent legislative session 

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

College Street Players to present Newsies: The Broadway Musical

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

HU adjusts rates for water, sewer and natural gas services

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Town Council helps Priceville Elementary furnish school 

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Hartselle City Schools hires three math coaches for 2024-25 school year 

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Crestline students rock Alabama Stock Market Games, poster contest

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

New EMA director worries and plans for a living

Falkville

Jonna’s journey: Local woman battles Glioblastoma with unyielding faith 

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Sheriff’s Office opens applications for 2024 youth academy

Brewer

MCS Technology Park to host STEAM summer camp for middle school students 

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Bridging the gap: Hartselle Historical Society launches guided walk downtown bringing history to life

Falkville

Storm shelter companies see increase in calls for installation

Falkville

Morgan County rabies clinic to be held June 1

Eva

Community class reunion celebrates Morgan schools

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Hats off: Class of 2024 graduates from Hartselle High School

x