September 29, 2022

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Alabama baseball and softball rankings

The fourth Alabama Sports Writers Association high school baseball and softball rankings were released Thursday. Teams were nominated by their area’s sports writers.

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Softball

Class 7A

1. Hewitt-Trussville (26-2-1)

2. Fairhope (26-2-1)

3. Thompson (23-3)

4. Austin (27-5-1)

5. Bob Jones (20-5-1)

6. Central-Phenix City (23-5)

7. Vestavia Hills (26-7)

8. Daphne (28-5-1)

9. Hoover (19-7)

10. Spain Park (23-5-2)

Others nominated: Alma Bryant (20-5), Enterprise (17-5), Oak Mountain (10-8-1), Smiths Station (17-13), Sparkman (19-8).

Class 6A

1. Athens (23-3)

2. Hartselle (26-4-1)

3. Helena (19-3-3)

4. Hazel Green (23-4-1)

5. Wetumpka (26-7)

6. Mortimer Jordan (18-6-1)

7. Scottsboro (13-5-1)

8. Springville (19-6)

9. Fort Payne (19-7)

10. Baldwin County (13-4)

Others nominated: Buckhorn (12-13), Chelsea (8-10), Gardendale (12-9), Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa (18-11-1), McAdory (18-10), Muscle Shoals (13-5), Pell City (22-7-1).

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Class 5A

1. Alexandria (28-6)

2. Tallassee (16-5)

3. Brewbaker Tech (23-1)

4. Satsuma (22-7)

5. Elmore County (17-8)

6. Rehobeth (18-6-1)

7. West Point (16-7)

8. Ardmore (12-6)

9. Moody (19-11-1)

10. Douglas (20-4)

Others nominated: Andalusia (17-12), Brewer (16-9), Charles Henderson (16-12), Corner (10-10), Guntersville (10-9), Holtville (12-4), Sardis (10-7).

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