HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - After shutting out Vestavia Hills 7-0 in game one, the Bob Jones Patriots had their backs against the wall in game two, but clawed their way back in the game, rallying to beat the Rebels 4-3 in walk-off fashion to advance to the Class 7A semifinals. Here's how all of our other local teams did this week:
(Numbers in parentheses are the scores in order from games one, two and three)
Mars Hill (9, 12) sweeps Donoho (0, 0) to advance to the Class 1A Semifinals. The Panthers will face Spring Garden on 5/10.
Decatur Heritage (4, 13, 12) beats Cedar Bluff (15, 7, 2) to advance to the Class 2A Semifinals. The Eagles will face Westbrook Christian on 5/10.
Red Bay (1, 1) falls to Westbrook Christian (14, 11) ending their season.
Westminster Christian (3, 1) falls to Piedmont (6, 4) ending their season.
Phil Campbell (6, 2, 11) beats Winfield (5, 7, 1) to advance to the Class 3A Semifinals. The Bobcats will face Piedmont on 5/10.
Brooks (2, 9) sweeps Haleyville (1, 2) to advance to the Class 4A Semifinals. The Lions will face Hokes Bluff on 5/10.
Madison Academy (11, 6) sweeps Boaz (2, 2) to advance to the Class 5A Semifinals. The Mustangs will face Springville on 5/10.
Hazel Green (9, 8, 3) falls to Cullman (11, 3, 9) ending their season.
Florence (1, 0) falls to Hewitt-Trussville (4, 1) ending their season.
Bob Jones (7, 4) sweeps Vestavia Hills (0, 3) to advance to the Class 7A Semifinals. The Patriots will face Hewitt-Trussville on 5/10.