The Golden Tigers will have to fight to keep their season alive in a winner-take-all Game 3 on Friday night after splitting with the visiting Mortimer Jordan Blue Devils on Thursday. The loss was the first at home on the season for RHS and only the second loss in the playoffs over the last three
Multiple Teams · Golden Tigers Begin Title Defense Thursday vs. Mortimer Jordan
Due to the increased chances of rain this weekend, the start of the Golden Tigers’ first round playoff series versus the Mortimer Jordan Blue Devils has been moved to Thursday afternoon. Game one of the series will begin at 4:30pm at the Golden Tiger Baseball Complex. Game two will follow at approximately 7:00pm. If a game
Multiple Teams · Three-Peat: Russellville Baseball Clinches 3rd Straight Area Crown
The Golden Tigers entered into Thursday’s doubleheader versus the visiting East Limestone Indians with a chance to clinch their third consecutive area championship. All they had to do was win one of the two games. Trailing 1-0 in the bottom of the sixth inning of the first game, senior Cody Greenhill tied the game with a
Multiple Teams · Baseball defeats 7A Bob Jones 4-2 on the Road
The Golden Tigers traveled to Madison to take on 7A Bob Jones on Thursday night. Behind the arm of senior Cody Greenhill, RHS defeated the Patriots 4-2. Greenhill earned the win after pitching five innings and striking out seven batters. Senior Skylar Holland got the save in two innings of action, striking out four batters.
Multiple Teams · Baseball Schedule Adjustment
Today’s games vs. Lawrence County have had a slight tweak to times. The varsity will play at 4:30pm, and the JV will follow at 6:30pm. This will be the first area game for the Golden Tigers.
Multiple Teams · Baseball Sweeps Double Header against Corner, Hueytown on Saturday
Golden Tiger baseball beat Hueytown 2-1 and Corner 7-5 on Saturday in a double header hosted by Corner High School. Trailing 1-0 in the top of the 7th inning, Senior catcher Russ Carpenter broke up Hueytown’s pitcher’s no hitter with an RBI single, scoring Tom Barkley Scott to tie the game. Junior Noah Gist’s
Multiple Teams · Baseball/Softball Cancellations
Softball: Varsity, junior varsity, and middle school games are all cancelled today. All of the girls will practice until 4:30pm today. When new dates are available, we will post them on goldentigersathletics.com. Baseball: Varsity and JV home games with Randolph have been cancelled. A new date was not available, so Coach Heaps has scheduled a
Multiple Teams · Defending Champs Open Season with Split
The Golden Tiger baseball team opened their season on Monday with a split. The defending champs traveled to Oxford High School to play Russell County and Oxford. In game one against Russell County, the Golden Tigers held on to win 1-0 behind the strong arms of seniors Cody Greenhill and Skylar Holland. Greenhill got
Multiple Teams · Forever Golden Spotlight: Sophomore Devin Buckhalter
Sophomore Devin Buckhalter is a four-sport athlete at Russellville High School. Devin started all twelve games at wide receiver for the Golden Tigers football team, started all 26 games for the basketball team, and this spring will have a role on the varsity baseball team and the track team. As a sophomore, Devin Buckhalter was
Multiple Teams · Reminder: Baseball Drawdown Moved to Saturday
Due to tonight’s basketball area championship game, the baseball drawdown was moved to tomorrow, Saturday, February 11. The event will still be at the Todd Center, and all times are still the same.