Sun., Oct 21, 2018  




Montgomery Academy earns 2A state title

(November 1, 2013)

Montgomery Academy (49-4) beat two-time defending Class 2A state champion Providence Christian 25-12, 25-23, 20-25, 25-18 Thursday afternoon to claim the 2013 AHSAA state title.

Coach Julie Sinclair’s Lady Eagles started strong and finished strong to notch the school’s fourth state championship. It was the first in Class 2A, however. Montgomery Academy posted back-to-back Class 3A championships in 2004 and 2005 and won the Class 1A crown in 1986.

Outside hitter Jillian Tingle and tourney MVP had 14 kills, 10 digs and seven blocks to pace MA. Setter Rachel Lee also had 50 assists and two service aces, Sarah Paige Massey had 10 digs and seven kills and Lillian Roth had a game-high 14 blocks.
Coach Bill Oldfield’s Providence Christian Eagles from Dothan won the 2011 and 2012 Class 2A state championships and returned to this year’s finals with only one senior, outside hitter Mary Palm. Palm had 17 kills and 17 digs to pace Providence. Hannah Harris added 12 kills, 11 digs and three blocks, Kristy Odom had seven kills and setter Emma Cary had 34 assists and 10 digs.

Class 2A All-Tournament Team
Jillian Tinglin, Montgomery Academy MVP); Rachel Lee, Providence Christian; Emma Cary, Providence Christian; Hannah Harris, Providence Christian; Addie McGee, Lexington; Savannah Stults, Lexington; Morgan Cleveland, West End.


Bookmark and Share
Latest Updates
Adams Drugs
PREP ROUNDUP: MA wins key region game against Pike Road; Carver, Lanier wins set up final week
THURSDAY PREPS: Autauga sews up region title; Park Crossing rolls
PRESS PICKS: Panel returns to winning ways
PREP CAPSULES: Region battles getting down to cases
SURPRISE! Kentucky picked to win SEC basketball
Tide men, women tip off basketball season
PREP ROUNDUP: Lanier shocks Carver
PREP CAPSULES: Last week's upsets create important week
PRESS PICKS: Nine is the number this week
PREP ROUNDUP: St. James handles Pike Road; Carver stays unbeaten

What's Happening
SportsTalk -RIVER REGION SPORTS, 1300 WTLS/106.5 FM, 12-2 p.m. (click to listen)
HSFB - Central-PC at Jeff Davis, 7 p.m. (Cramton Bowl)
HSFB - Ch. Henderson at Tallassee, 7 p.m. (WTLS 106.5 FM)
HSFB - Weekly schedule (click)
CFB - Faulkner at Webber, 6:30 p.m.
CVB - Rollins at AUM, 2:30 p.m.
WSOC - Ark-Pine Bluff at Alabama St., 7 p.m.
CSOC - Delta St at AUM (w/m), 4:30 p.m.
CFB - Alabama at Tennessee, 2:30 p.m. (WTLS 106.5 FM/CBS Ch. 8)
CFB - Auburn at Ole Miss, 11 a.m. (ESPN)
CFB - Huntingdon at Averett, 3 p.m.
CSOC - Middle Ga St at Faulkner (w/m), 2 p.m.
CVB - Alabama St vs Prairie View/ Ark.-Pine Bluff, 10 a.m./ 7 p.m. (Huntsville)
CVB - Tri-match: Covenant/ Agnes Scott at Huntingdon, 12 p.m.
WBSK - Faulkner at Alabama (Exh.), 3 p.m.
CSOC - Mississippi Coll at AUM (w/m), 1:30 p.m.
WSOC - Grambling at Alabama St., 1 p.m.
HSVB - AHSAA Volleyball schedule (Oct. 15-20) click


Untitled Document