Tag "Jacob Higdon"

Battle to the End

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (Photo by Cheryl Boydston) DER, Ala. —The Ider Hornets fell to the Spring Garden Panthers 41-27 on Friday night. Ider put the first points on the board with a 8-yard carry by Jacob Higdon. 

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (Photo by Cheryl Boydston) ASBURY, Ala. — The Ider Hornets defeated the Asbury Rams with a score of 48-20 on Friday night. Jacob Higdon struck early in the first quarter scoring on a 9-yard

Homecoming Havoc

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (Photo by Cheryl Boydston) VALLEY HEAD, Ala. — The Ider Hornets spoiled the Valley Head Tigers Homecoming defeating them, 47-20. This is the Hornets ninth straight victory over the Tigers. With 7:52 remaining in

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (Photo by Cheryl Boydston) IDER, Ala. — The Ider Hornets hosted the Collinsville Panthers for their homecoming on Friday. The Panthers spoiled Ider’s homecoming, defeating them 50-20. Mason McKinney struck first for Collinsville on a

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (Photo by Cheryl Boydston) SECTION, Ala. — The Ider Hornets scored their first win of the season with a 28-6 victory over the Section Lions. The Hornets attacked the Lions early scoring on

Players were awarded Thursday night at the Semifinals of the Dekalb County Basketball Tournament. Pictured below (not in order): Player of the Year-Dillian Kilpatrick Offensive MVP-Ethan Jones Defensive MVP-Ivan Benitez (Collinsville) Tyler Blakely,Steven Wash,Montreal Hill, Arnoldo Martinez (Crossville) Brantley Bruce,

Section defeats Ider

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com Section 28-Ider 26 Section had something to prove.  They had not won all year and as fans gathered Friday night, they decided it was their time. The Lions struck early with only :29 missing

By John Morgan, Sports Editor Collinsville 27-Ider 6 Both teams needed the win.  Both teams played their game.  The rain came down.  And in the end, Collinsville beat Ider 27-6 Friday night. Ider took the opening kick-off and moved down

Ider on a roll

By Marla Jones marla@southerntorch.com *Picture submitted by Mickey Goolesby Ider picked up their second win of the season against Gaylesville. With 7:00 left in the first quarter, Ider’s Jarett Palmer scored from the 1-yard line.  The extra point was good

Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com Ider Hornets travelled to Valley Head where new coach,  Sam Graham made his debut. The first quarter belonged to Ider.  They had 26 unanswered points, including three touchdowns by running back, Jarrett Palmer.  A one-yard