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AHSAA STATE FINALS: Hubbard wins 1A on last-second free throw




Combined Report
(March 3, 2017)

BIRMINGHAM — Eighth grader Alexandria Orr was fouled as the fourth quarter of the AHSAA Class 1A girls’ state basketball finals ended Thursday night. She would sink the second of two free throws with no time remaining to give R.A. Hubbard of Courtland a 44-43 victory and the 2017 championship over defending state champion Spring Garden at the BJCC Legacy Arena.

Orr, who had missed her first four free throws of the night, was fouled with the score tied at 43-43 when she and a Spring Garden player collided on the floor near the Spring Garden basket as time expired. She finished with nine points and seven rebounds, made 2-of-3 3-point attempts and handed out three assists to be named to the Class 1A All-State Tourney Team.

Charm Saulsberry and 1A tournament MVP Kee-Undria Bolden led Hubbard with 10 points each. Bolden also had 10 rebounds. A’Nautica Bibbs added five points and six assists.

Sacred Heart wins third-straight title

Sacred Heart Catholic captured its third Class 1A state boys’ championship in a row Thursday night beating South Lamar 82-59 at the BJCC Legacy Arena.

Dionte Wood, a 6-foot-4 junior, had 27 points, four assists, five steals, four blocked shots and six rebounds to earn MVP honors for the Cardinals. Dontavis Heath scored 17 points and Murdock Simmons had 16. Simmons also had five steals Heath had four. Kevion Nolan also scored nine points and had six assists.

AHSAA State Tournament
Birmingham’s Legacy Arena

Monday’s results

CLASS 1A

Girls

R. A. Hubbard (21-8) 48, Westminster Oak Mountain (21-6) 44

Spring Garden (26-7) 48, J.F. Shields (19-4) 38

Boys

South Lamar (25-6) 80, Cornerstone (15-10) 67

Sacred Heart Catholic (27-8) 82, Georgiana (27-3) 55

CLASS 2A

Girls

Tanner (28-2) 60, R.C. Hatch (22-6) 24

Geneva County (30-2) 41, Fyff e (23-8) 35 (OT)

Boys

R.C. Hatch (24-2) 51, Sheffi eld (23-11) 27

Lanett (24-7) 64, Barbour County (18-12) 48

 

Tuesday’s results

CLASS 3A

Girls

Locust Fork (34-1) 57, Montgomery Academy (28-5) 47

Pisgah (27-7) 55, Hillcrest-Evergreen (23-2) 44

Boys
Midfield (26-6) 86, Holly Pond (32-2) 78

Plainview (31-4) 68, Hillcrest-Evergreen (22-6) 52

CLASS 4A

Girls

Deshler (34-0) 85, Greensboro (22-5) 60

Madison Academy (34-1) 68, BTW-Magnet (15-8) 24

Boys

Hale County (27-4) 79, Cordova (23-9) 60

Monroe County (23-4) 75, Madison Academy (24-7) 66 (2 OT)

Wednesday’s results

CLASS 5A

Girls

Wenonah (29-3) 73, Sylacauga (25-6) 50

Charles Henderson (30-5) 70, Arab (21-14) 53

Boys

Mae Jemison (33-4) 80, Sylacauga (26-8) 59

Faith Academy (22-8) 53, Talladega (26-9) 40


CLASS 6A

Girls

Hazel Green (37-1) 38, Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa (31-3) 33

Homewood (33-2) 78, G.W. Carver (11-17) 48

Boys

Paul Bryant (23-11) 70, Austin (29-6) 57

Parker (28-7) 69, Spanish Fort (25-9) 59 (OT)

Thursday’s results

CLASS 7A

Girls
Hoover (28-7) 59, Central-Phenix City (26-5) 46

Spain Park (22-11) 49, McGill-Toolen Catholic (27-7) 49 (OT)

Boys

Auburn (23-9) 44, Vestavia Hills (19-15) 37

Mountain Brook (30-5) 52, McGill-Toolen (24-10) 41

Championship results

CLASS 1A GIRLS

Thursday
R.A. Hubbard (23-8) 44, Spring Garden (27-8) 43

CLASS 1A BOYS

Thursday
Sacred Heart Catholic (29-8) 82, South Lamar (25-8) 59

CLASS 2A GIRLS

Friday (9 a.m.)
Tanner (28-2) vs. Geneva County (30-2)

CLASS 2A BOYS

Friday (10:45 a.m.)
R.C. Hatch (24-2) vs. Lanett (24-7)

CLASS 3A GIRLS

Friday (12:30 p.m.)
Locust Fork (34-1) vs. Pisgah (27-7)

CLASS 3A BOYS

Friday (2:15 p.m.)
Midfield (26-6) vs. Plainview (31-4)

CLASS 4A GIRLS

Friday (4 p.m.)
Deshler (34-0) vs. Madison Academy (34-1)

CLASS 4A BOYS

Friday (5:45 p.m.)
Hale County (27-4) vs. Monroe County (23-4)

CLASS 5A GIRLS

Saturday (9 a.m.)
Charles Henderson (30-5) vs. Wenonah (29-3)

CLASS 5A BOYS

Saturday (10:45 a.m.)
Mae Jemison (33-4) vs. Faith Academy (22-8)

CLASS 6A GIRLS

Saturday (12:30 p.m.)

Hazel Green (37-1) vs. Homewood (33-2)

CLASS 6A BOYS

Saturday (2:15 p.m.)

Paul Bryant (23-11) vs. Parker (28-7),

CLASS 7A GIRLS
Saturday, 4 p.m.

CLASS 7A BOYS
Saturday, 5:45 p.m.


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