After Tuesday’s loss to Benjamin Russell, Stanhope Elmore boys basketball coach David Cochran said he wanted to see his Mustangs play a complete game in area play.
The Wetumpka girls basketball team trailed by as much as 14 points in the second half on Saturday, but the Lady Indians used a furious rally to remain unbeaten in area play.
Football season in Elmore county ended last Friday night, with all six county teams either not making the playoffs or losing in the first round of their respective classes.
Stanhope's defense kept it within striking distance against Calera most of the night, but the Eagles eventually widened the game's margin and captured a 20-3 win.
When the Stanhope Elmore football team gets back to division play this week, the Mustangs will face a high-leveled challenge that they haven’t seen yet this year.
All hope seemed lost for Stanhope as the Eufaula Tigers picked off the ball, up by a field goal with two minutes remaining in the game.
Stanhope Elmore junior Colton Walls has always wanted to play baseball at Troy, so when the opportunity presented itself, it was an easy decision for the star pitcher and infielder.