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Cougars fall to 2A Champions Edgewood

By   /  August 26, 2015  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Cougars fall to 2A Champions Edgewood

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By JOEY QUIMBY News Sports Writer The Escambia Academy Cougars lost Thursday night in the first game of their title defense. Edgewood Academy ran the nation’s longest current winning streak to 59 straight games in a 33-21 win over the Cougars. In the first half, Kris Brown was having a memorable game, scoring on plays […]

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JUB shuts out Florala

By   /  August 26, 2015  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on JUB shuts out Florala

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By WESLEY KIRCHHARR News Sports Writer J.U. Blacksher Bulldog fans came with high hopes for the kickoff of the preseason jamboree last Thursday night, as the chance of a storm system interrupting the action was high as well. The junior varsity game was scheduled to start at 6, but a heavy thunderstorm delayed the game […]

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NHS Chiefs fall to Wildcats in jamboree opener

By   /  August 26, 2015  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on NHS Chiefs fall to Wildcats in jamboree opener

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By CORRY BAGGETT News Sports Writer With a mixture of what could be both junior varsity and varsity boys fielding Friday night, the 1A Northview Chiefs fell to 5A Washington during the kick-off jamboree at Northview’s home field, with a final score of 14 to 12. Leading most of the way, Washington started off the […]

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Meet Emmanuel Morris

By   /  August 26, 2015  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Meet Emmanuel Morris

The 2015 Atmore News Escambia County High School sports writer is Emmanuel Morris, a senior at ECHS. Morris is an academic scholar, whose favorite subject is mathematics. Some of the extra-curricular activities that Morris has participated in at ECHS are football, baseball, band, National Honor Society (NHS), and Student Government Association (SGA). He also was […]

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ECHS drops season opener

By   /  August 26, 2015  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on ECHS drops season opener

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By EMMANUEL MORRIS News Sports Writer Escambia County Blue Devils vs. Baldwin County Tigers. The smell of charcoal burning and hamburgers and hotdogs cooking filled the air. The captain of the cheerleading team, Jessica Sanspree, had this to say, “These boys really worked hard in the offseason, preparing for this moment. I am excited for […]

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NHS cheerleaders – Working all summer

By   /  August 21, 2015  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on NHS cheerleaders – Working all summer

By CORRY BAGGETT News Sports Writer Northview’s cheerleaders don’t know what it means to be “off for the summer.” They have been honing in on gymnastics skills and stunts, cheers, chants and dance routines all summer. Under the leadership of varsity sponsor Megan Carroll and junior varsity sponsor Christa Mazrahi, the varsity girls attended UCA […]

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Northview’s new director has high expectations

By   /  August 21, 2015  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Northview’s new director has high expectations

By CORRY BAGGETT A slightly-new face is becoming familiar around Northview, and that is the face of their new band director, Tim Huber. After former director Elaine Holk retired, Huber filled the spot, but he had been working with this band and Ms. Holk last year, so he is already known and respected in this […]

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Chiefs prepare for another winning year

By   /  August 21, 2015  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Chiefs prepare for another winning year

By CORRY BAGGETT News Sports Writer It’s easy for me to still relish in my Glory Days of being a linebacker for the 2012 Florida Class 1A State Champions at Northview High School. My entire senior year was lived in bliss. What awesome memories. I guess that’s what high school is all about. Even though […]

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Change of date for first EA game

By   /  August 19, 2015  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Change of date for first EA game

The 1st EA football game of the season has been changed from Friday, the 21st, to Thursday, the 20th, due to availability of the stadium in which the game is scheduled. The game between EA and Edgewood Academy will be held at the stadium at Faulkner University in Montgomery.

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New coach at EA

By   /  August 12, 2015  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on New coach at EA

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Girls’ athletics at Escambia Academy (EA) has a new face at the helm of both the volleyball and softball teams for the 2015-2016 season. Annie Dubroc will lead the Lady Cougars both on the volleyball court and on the softball field. She comes to EA from St. Paul’s in Mobile where she served as the […]

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