• Red Devils among most dominant of the last decade

    Red Devils among most dominant of the last decade

    A week ago, the Central High Red Devils football program was named one of the Most Popular ion Alabama by Maxpreps.com. Now the Red Devils have earned another honor. The program was selected as one of the Top 10 Most Dominant in the state over the last decade by the same online site. The Red

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  • Nix pleased with first two weeks of practice

    Nix pleased with first two weeks of practice

    After two weeks of football practice, Central High coach Patrick Nix says it has been “difficult, but not difficult.” Say what? The first-year coach for the Red Devils explained his statement. “Coaching the kids has not been difficult. It has been great being out there coaching the kids. The difficult part has been making sure

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  • Red Devils began practice this week

    Red Devils began practice this week

    When the Central High Red Devil football team stepped on the practice field earlier this week, the squad entered a new challenge – how to follow state and national guidelines concerning COVID-19. No, according to Central coach Patrick Nix, it was not football as usual. “We are taking precautions that are best for our players

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  • Central wins three of four before season suspended

    Central wins three of four before season suspended

    With the coronavirus shut down the high school baseball season looming, Central thought maybe its game with No. 3 Baker High of Mobile last Friday night would be the last game the Red Devils would be able to play for the next three weeks – if not for the rest of the season – as

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  • Lady Red Devils on pause

    Lady Red Devils on pause

    The pause in the 2020 high school softball season could not have come at a worse time for the Central High Lady Red Devils – sport-wise. The team is riding a seven-game win streak and just captured its first area victory of the season, 10-7 over rival Smiths Station High. But, for now at least,

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  • Central’s Johnson and 4 x 400 relay squad win state titles at indoor meet

    Central High’s Malik Johnson is now a state champion. The senior won his title this past weekend at the annual Alabama High School Athletic Association Class 7A Indoor Track and Field Meet at the Birmingham Crossplex. Johnson won the High Jump event to earn his title. But, Johnson was not the lone state champion for

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