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2021 05 ACA Girls Softball State Champs

DAVID MUNDEE May 9, 2021

logo dothan eagle comCaroline Armstrong admits it’s a feeling she is getting quite used to and one she is enjoying more and more.

That feeling is the thrill of winning a state title – something those associated with Abbeville Christian girls athletic
program are feeling for the third time in less than seven months following Saturday afternoon’s AISA Class A softball state crown.

The softball title matches state crowns won in volleyball in late October and girls basketball in mid-February. The
Generals are believed to be the first AISA girls program to win the triple crown of titles in the three main sports.

Interestingly, the ACA boys were the first to pull off a similar triple crown in the AISA, taking football, boys basketball and
baseball titles in 2015-16.

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2021 05 ACA Girls Softball State Champs

Members of Abbeville Christian’s softball team celebrate the state title Saturday after winning the AISA Class Astate tournament.

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DAVID MUNDEE May 8, 2021 Updated May 8, 2021

logo dothan eagle comAbbeville Christian’s softball team accomplished a couple of feats Saturday.

The Generals earned the AISA Class A state title at Montgomery’s Lagoon Park, beating Crenshaw Christian in thefinals 9-4.

It is the first state title in fast-pitch softball for Abbeville Christian and the first in softball overall since the 1988 team wona title in slow-pitch.

In winning the latest title, it also completed a triple crown for ACA girls programs, matching state titles in volleyball in thefall and girls basketball in the winter.

Members of Abbeville Christian’s softball team celebrate the state title Saturday after winning the AISA Class Astate tournament.

The Generals went undefeated at the state tournament, winning all four games, but had to come from behind in thechampionship game against Crenshaw, a team ACA beat 11-0 in the semifinals.

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2021 02 18 ACA Girls Basketball win State ChampionshipJon Johnson Feb 18, 2021 Updated Feb 18, 2021

Abbeville Christian Academy players, from left, Anna Grace Blalock, Caroline Armstrong and Amiyah Govan made the AISA Class A All-Tournament team.
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MONTGOMERY – Some things get better with time.

Abbeville Christian Academy defeated Pickens Academy 49-48 Thursday at the Cramton Bowl Multiplex to claim the AISA Class A championship, the first for the girls basketball program since the school opened in 1970.

Ricky Ward has now coached a team to 10 state AISA titles – the previous nine coming as the head coach at Lakeside School.

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