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17 APR: The Lady Bucks are at Home this evening for Senior Night against Pisghah. The Senior honor ceremony will be conducted immediately after the 4:30 game is complete.
17 APR: In a key Area match-up, the Lady Bucks came up a few runs short against Bob Jones. Despite homers by Alyssa Daugherty, Lindsey Akridge, and Kaylee Davis, the Varsity dropped the game 10-8. In the under card contest, the JV Squad continued their winning ways with 7-4 victory. Lauren Hayden notched another Win with the support of Courtney Marlow (HR, 3 Runs) and Bailey Kern (3 RBIs).
17 APR: The Lady Bucks Varsity went 2-2 during the Pelham Tournament Round Robin this past weekend. Four Varsity players (Corbin, Born, Combs, and Davis (twice)) contributed five home runs during the games. The JV Squad won the Championship while posting a record of 5-1. Lauren Hayden earned all five wins. She had plenty of offensive support with homers coming from Ball, Marlow, Alexander, Pyle, Kern, and Winters.
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01 APR: BIG AREA WIN! The first away Area game of the season resulted in both an important and impressive road win for the Lady Bucks softball teams. In the VARSITY match-up, Shelby Miller put on a power hitting clinic to blast the Bucks to victory! Number 14 (Shelby) hit two Homeruns, the first of which was a Grand Slam in the opening frame and then followed it up with a 3 run blast in the 2nd Inning to put an exclamation point on a 2 HR, 7 RBI performance. Alyssa Daugherty added two more hits (Triple and Single) to her season tally; while Brooke Miller, Breanna Born, Kaylee Combs and Destiny Wright each contributed a base knock. Marissa Tyree limited HGHS to 5 hits over 7 frames to earn the Win and record a Complete Game. The JV SQUAD was also victorious in their game.
31 MAR: The Lady Bucks Varsity dropped their first game back from the Spring Break road trip by a score of 4-1 while on the road at Lawrence County. A critical Area 16 road contest against Hazel Green is scheduled for Tuesday; JV @ 4:30 PM, V @ 6:00 PM. Current forecasts are for an absolutely perfect spring evening at the ball field.
26 MAR: SPRING BREAK ROAD TRIP COMES TO AN END: The Lady Bucks were defeated by a score of 4-0 (LP: Davis) in elimination play by St James. The reinforced Varsity squad finished the southern coast swing with an overall 10-3 record. The Lady Bucks Varsity and JV return to action on Monday, 31 MAR with games at Lawrence County.
25 MAR: GULF SHORES DAY 2: During the second day of Gulf Shores Classic Pool Play, the Lady Bucks took both contests by defeating Ardmore (4-0) and North Jackson (8-0). Single elimination play begins (and ends) on Weds.
24 MAR: GULF SHORES DAY 1: On the first day of Pool Play in the Gulf Shores Classic, the Lady Bucks VARSITY earned two wins and suffered one loss. The wins come against Chelsea (3-2, WP: Tyree) and Piedmont (9-0, WP: Davis). The loss was to Beauregard (2-0, LP: Emrick).
23 MAR: BAKER TOURNAMENT SUMMARY: The LADY BUCKS went 6-1 during the Baker Tournament with two Wins performance over both Mobile Christian (4-2 and 6-4) and Hueytown (4-0 and 6-5) while earning single victories against Saraland (10-3) and Clark County (9-0). Marissa Tyree and Zoie Emrick earned three Wins each in the circle. Offensively, Alyssa Daugherty paced the Varsity with 11 Hits. Brooke Miller (9 Hits, 2 HR), Kaylee Davis (7 Hits, 1 Grand Slam), Lindsey Akridge (6 Hits) and Destiney Wright (6 Hits) added an impressive 28 additional Hits to the Lady Bucks tally. The Coaching Staff selected: Marissa Tyree, Zoie Emrick, Brooke Miller, Kaylee Davis and Alyssa Daugherty as the TOURNAMENT STANDOUTS! Well done Buckettes!!
23 MAR: SUNK IN THE SHIP: Lady Bucks Varsity finished 2nd in the Baker Tournament losing to the hometown host Honeybees. The Spring Break road trip continues Mon thru Weds with the Gulf Shores Classic tournament.
22 MAR: BAKER TOURNAMENT UPDATE: Lady Bucks Varsity goes 3-0 in Pool Play and reach Championship Game against Baker! Defeated Mobile Christian, Hueytown, and Saraland in Pool Play.
12 MAR: OUR HOUSE! Tthe Lady Bucks Varsity and JV both won their games against Bob Jones. VARSITY triumphed 3-2 after following behind early. Zoie Emrick earned the Win. Kaylee Davis drove in the winning run with an RBI double; Breanna Born hit a bomb all the way out of the Horn; Brooke Miller added two more doubles to her tally. The JV SQUAD won 8-2 with the "W" booked to Lauren Hayden.
11 MAR: The Lady Bucks Varsity defeated Scottsboro 5-4. Alyssa Daugherty had 3 Hits and 2 RBIs; Breanna Born and Destiny Wright each contributed 2 Hits. Marissa Tyree earned the Win. The JV SQUAD won their match 9-4. The Lady Bucks host Bob Jones today; Varsity at 4:30 and JV at 6:00 PM
10 MAR: The LADY BUCKS Varsity and JV are back in action tonight taking on the Wildcats at Scottsboro. On Tuesday, the Lady Bucks resume Area 16 play at The Horn against Bob Jones. Weather conditions are expected to be perfect game for both games (V: 4:30 PM; JV: 6:00 PM); so please encourage friends and family to come on out to the ballpark and cheer the LADY BUCKS on to another important Win!
09 MAR: WALLACE STATE TOURNAMENT STANDOUTS: Marissa Tyree (5 Wins; 2 Shutouts); Alyssa Daugherty and Brooke Miller - each recorded 10 hits - while Haley Evans, Destiny Wright, and Lindsey Akridge all notched 7 hits in the tournament!
09 MAR: The LADY BUCKS Won 6 and Lost 1 in the Wallace State Tournament - good enough for a second place finish! The Lady Bucks defeated Oneonto (12-0), Dora (18-0), Danville (8-0), Austin (2-1), Scottsboro (7-6) and White Plain (10-3) before losing to Pisgah.
08 MAR: PLAYERS OF THE WEEK: Zoie Emrick earned the honor for her performance in the circle (Win; Save), while Shelby Miller and Brooke Miller received the nod for their offensive prowess.
06 MAR: LADY BUCKS TAKE TWO ON THE MOUNTAIN! Freshman pitcher, Zoie Emrick, masterfully handled her business in the circle by pacing the VARSITY to a 9-1 victory over the hometown Pisgah Eagles. Haley Evans and Lindsey Akridge had two hits each, while Brooke Miller added a Triple and 2 RBIs. Lauren Hayden answered the challenge in the under card contest by limiting the Eagles to only one run in a dominate 13-1 performance by the JV SQUAD. The Lady Bucks Varsity and JV are back in action this weekend at the Wallace State Invitational Tournament. Brackets, game times, and opponents can be found on the respective SCHEDULE pages.
04 MAR: LADY BUCKS OPEN AREA PLAY BY DOWNING SENATORS! Marissa Tyree notched another Win as the Lady Bucks defeated Sparkman 4-3 in a hard fought contest. The "Miller Twins" (Brooke and Shelby) powered the offense by going a combined 4-5 at the plate. Catherine Coffey contributed two defensive "Web Gems" to keep the visitors in check. Zoie Emrick earned the Save with a stellar 8 out performance. The JV SQUAD dropped their match 13-7.
03 MAR: NORTH SIDE TOURNAMENT STANDOUTS: Marissa Tyree (2 Wins) and Brooke Miller (sustained offensive performance)!
27 FEB: Actions Shots from the first week of the season! (Credit to robertowen.net)
26 FEB: The BHS Coaches announced their VARSITY PLAYERS OF THE WEEK selections for 24-27 FEB: Brooke Miller (4 for 4; 4 RBIs), Shelby Miller (3 for 4; 1 RBI), and Destiny Wright (3 for 3; 4 RBIs); well done!
25 FEB: LADY BUCKS TAKE TWO FROM LAWRENCE COUNTY: Behind a very impressive offensive performance, the Lady Bucks VARSITY downed the visitors 14-2 in 5 innings on 16 hits. Marissa Tyree earned the Win for home team. The JV SQUAD also triumphed with a 7-1 victory; Lauren Hayden was credited for the Win. The Lady Bucks Varsity travels to Tuscaloosa this weekend for tournament play.
23 FEB: Added JV Roster; also updated Varsity and JV schedules to reflect rescheduled games vs. Athens (From: 20 FEB; To: 13 MAR)
22 FEB: TROJAN CLASSIC VARSITY STANDOUTS: Alyssa Daugherty, Brooke Miller, and Kaylee Davis! After each tournament, the coaching staff will designate the Lady Bucks top Varsity performers/key contributors.
22 FEB: TROJAN CLASSIC RESULTS: The Lady Bucks VARSITY finished the Trojan Classic Tournament with two Wins: Hartselle (5-3; W: Tyree, S: Emrick) and West Morgan (13-0; W: Davis), one Tie: Grissom (4-4; ND: Emrick), and one Loss: Sparkman (7-6; L: Tyree). Alyssa Daugherty continued her blistering start to the 2014 season by powered the Lady Bucks offense with three home runs and several additional hits. The JV SQUAD turned in a very solid outing by going 2-0 in pool play and 1-1 in elimination games.
20 FEB: The BHS Coaches announced their VARSITY PLAYERS OF THE WEEK selections for 17-20 FEB: Alyssa Daugherty, Brooke Miller, and Marissa Tyree! The coaching staff will select Varsity players each week for by-name recognition based on their game performance, practice effort, and displayed leadership/team spirit.
17 FEB: Home Opener Sweep! VARSITY triumphs in Home Opener by downing Oxford 3-0. A solid defensive performance and timely hits by Alyssa Daugherty (Triple) and Brooke Miller (Double, RBI) enabled starting pitcher Marissa Tyree to pick up the Win while Zoie Emrick worked a perfect 7th to earned the Save. The JV SQUAD held serve in the evening's second contest by defeating Oxford 12-2. Behind loud bats and strong defense, Shawna Holloway picked up the Win. The LADY BUCKS next action is an away game at Athens on 20 FEB.
12 FEB: Added Varsity Roster; also added Brackets for Trojan Classic Tournament and Wallace State Tournament to Varsity Schedule and JV Schedule; added Northside Tournament Bracket to Varsity Schedule
31 JAN: Signing Day at Buckhorn - Shelby Miller (Calhoun) / Alyssa Daugherty (Southern Union) and the 2014 Seniors.
31 JAN: Shelby Miller signed with Calhoun Community College! Congratulations to Shelby!!
27 JAN: Varsity and JV schedules added; Alumni and Coaches pages updated; Sponsors page created
25 JAN: Catherine Coffey makes verbal commitment to Birmingham Southern College! Congrats to "Cuppa"!!
17 JAN: Website updated with new information and layout; more updates to follow shortly
16 JAN: Alyssa Daugherty signs with Southern Union Community College! Way to go AD!!
15 JAN: The Lady Bucks Boston Butts and Ribs sale / fund raiser is underway! Perfect for the Super Bowl!!