Tracking The Huskies
Your Weekly Update on Hewitt-Trussville Athletics 1/11/2022
Basketball Hosts Area Contests This Week
Photo Cred: Amy Blount
Hewitt-Trussville Basketball will host a pair of Area games this week. On Tuesday, HT will host Spain Park. Tipoff times are below:
6:00pm-9th Grade Boys
Tickets for Tuesday night's games can be purchased here:
On Friday, the Huskies will host Gadsden City in another Area contest.
HT Girls Basketball Schedule/Results:
HT Boys Basketball Schedule/Results:
Girls Basketball Beats Vestavia in Area Opener
Hewitt-Trussville Girls Basketball used a final second defensive stand to slip past Vestavia 49-47 on Friday night in the 7A Area 6 opener for both teams. The Huskies are now 17-3 overall on the season.
D'yona Jones hit 12 of 17 shots from the field and was a perfect 3-3 from the free throw line to score a game-high 27 points. Jones also added four blocks and three rebounds. April Hooks added eight points while Jordan Hunter and Chris James scored four points each.
The Huskies led 15-12 after the first period and extended the lead to four points at halftime. The Rebels tied the game as the third quarter ended. The Huskies held a two point lead with 10 seconds left, but the Rebels had the final shot. The VH shot fell off the rim and Chris James secured the rebound and sealed the win.
The Huskies will remain in Region play when they host Spain Park on Tuesday. Tipoff is set for 6pm.
*Photo Cred: Amy Blount
Tristan Atwood Rolls Perfect 300 Game!
HT Freshman Tristan Atwood made history on Tuesday when he rolled a perfect 300 game. To have a perfect game, a bowler must have 12 strikes in a row.
See the article below from the Tribune:
See the video of the final strike here: Video is courtesy of Bobby Mathews with the Tribune:
Wrestling Takes Thriller Over Vestavia to Win Region
Hewitt-Trussville Wrestling defeated Vestavia 34-32 on Saturday afternoon in thrilling fashion to claim the 7A Region 3 title. The Huskies trailed 32-25 with just two matches to go. Dalton Zimmerman claimed a 3rd period pin to bring the team score to 32-31. 8th grader Deuce Alston was the final HT wrestler of the day. Alston won his match 3-2 after it went all three periods.
Earlier in the day, Thomas Shaffer opened the scoring with a pin. Logan Reaves then collected a 12-0 decision over his opponent. Lucas Reaves then followed with a 3-1 victory. Luke Golden rallied late for a 8-5 win. Hunter Jones was dominant in a 21-6 win and Bradley Hastings controlled his match and won 8-0.
The victory put the Huskies at a perfect 4-0 in Region play and they earned the Region title. HT will host Bob Jones in the state quarterfinals this week.
HT 34 Vestavia 32
Link below for full results:
*Photo Cred: Shawn Bowles
2022 and 2023 Varsity Football Schedules Released
Hewitt-Trussville Football has released its 2022 and 2023 Varsity Football schedules. The Huskies will once again compete in 7A Region 3. The next cycle will see Chelsea replacing Gadsden City in the Region. For the Huskies, the 2022 and 2023 schedules match each other with home/away changing. Coach Josh Floyd's team will play Central Phenix City, Gadsden City, and Huffman in non-region contests. Information surrounding Homecoming, Senior Night, etc. will be released soon.
2022 Varsity Football Schedule
August 19, 2022 @ Central-Phenix City
August 26, 2022 vs Gadsden City
September 2, 2022 vs Oak Mountain*
September 9, 2022 @ Tuscaloosa County*
September 16, 2022 vs Hoover*
September 23, 2022 @ Huffman
September 30, 2022 @ Thompson*
October 7, 2022 vs Vestavia*
October 14, 2022 @ Spain Park*
October 21, 2022 vs Chelsea*
2023 Varsity Football Schedule
August 25, 2023 vs Central-Phenix City
September 1, 2023 @ Gadsden City
September 8, 2023 @ Oak Mountain*
September 15, 2023 vs Tuscaloosa County*
September 22, 2023 @ Hoover*
September 29, 2023 vs Huffman
October 6, 2023 vs Thompson*
October 13, 2023 @ Vestavia*
October 20, 2023 vs Spain Park*
October 27, 2023 @ Chelsea*
Bowling Readies for Final Week of Regular Season
Hewitt-Trussville Bowling will be competing for a spot in the AHSAA Regionals this week as the regular season comes to an end.
On Tuesday, the Huskies will compete in the Rebel Roll event in Vestavia. On Thursday, HT will host Hartselle in the final regular season match of the year. After Thursday's match, the AHSAA postseason picture will be set.
HT Boys Bowling schedule/results:
HT Girls Bowling schedule/results:
Buy Your HT Gear Here!
Hewitt-Trussville Athletics has launched its online Sideline Store! This online store is your place to purchase HT shirts, hats, jackets, wall graphics, and more! The online store has items for men, women, and kids.
A portion of all sales benefits Hewitt-Trussville Athletics.
Select the link below to access the HT Sideline Store:
HT Amazon Store Now Open!
Hewitt-Trussville Athletics has launched its new online Amazon store! Fans can purchase HT items such as backpacks, blankets, pillows, baby items, and much more!
A portion of all sales benefits Hewitt-Trussville Athletics. Select the link below to access the HT Amazon store:
Sign up Now for 2022 Middle School Football
The signup period has begun for 2022 Hewitt-Trussville Middle School Football. Select the link below to sign up and see all the HTMS Football information.
Don't Miss the Huskies
Select the link below for the master athletics schedule for the next seven days!