Sports

T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Bulldog Division Heading to Lake Eufaula

TOURNAMENT WILL BE HELD SATURDAY, MAY 13TH

The T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) tournament season will continue Saturday, May 13th, for Bulldog Division anglers with an event on Lake Eufaula. Up to 400 boaters and co-anglers will be competing for top awards of up to $8,000 and $3,000 respectively in the one-day tournament. Bulldog Division anglers should expect a great weekend of bass fishing on…

CSU Women Advance to NCAA DII Round of Sixteen

COUGARS BEAT FRANCIS MARION, 5-1

  The Columbus State women’s tennis team is headed to the NCAA Division II Sweet Sixteen. The Lady Cougars beat Francis Marion, 5-1 on Tuesday afternoon in the second round of the tournament. Singles competition 1. Kirsa Utech (CSU-W) vs. #22 Samantha Koelliker (FMU_W) 3-6, 5-6, unfinished 2. #27 Giorgia Vitale (CSU-W) vs. Eva Lieben (FMU_W) 2-6, 5-5, unfinished 3….

Lanett Standouts Receive Offers From Alabama

KRISTIAN STORY AND TRIKWEZE BRIDGES HEARING FROM CRIMSON TIDE

While small in enrollment numbers, the footprint of Lanett High School football continued to expand Tuesday as Trikweze Bridges and Kristian Story each landed scholarship offers from Alabama. This marks the first SEC offer for Bridges after he turned heads at camps recently.  At 6’3/185 he racked up 11 interceptions at his free safety position last season leading to first…

Brookstone Advances to GHSA A-Private Girls Championship Match

COUGARS WILL PLAY WESLEYAN FOR STATE TITLE

The Brookstone girls tennis team will play for a State Championship. The Lady Cougars beat St. Francis Tuesday morning in the GHSA A-Private Semifinals by a score of 3-0. The other two matches weren’t completed. #1 singles: Gracie Hemmings beat Mia Pittman, 6-1, 6-1. #2 singles: Sammi Rice beat Anna Hart 6-0, 6-2. #3 singles: Abbie Dillon was leading Kacie…

CSU Women’s Tennis Wins NCAA First Round Match

COUGARS WILL PLAY IN REGIONAL FINAL ON TUESDAY

The Columbus State women’s tennis team is advancing in the NCAA DII Tournament. The Lady Cougars won their first round game against Mount Olive on Monday afternoon, 5-0. The match was played in Columbus. CSU will play their 2nd round game in Columbus Tuesday afternoon against Francis Marion with the winner advancing to the round of 16. The CSU men’s…

Deadline Approaching for the Columbus Cottonmouths

FINAL DECISION REGARDING FUTURE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY OR THURSDAY OF THIS WEEK

Deadline week is here as the Columbus Cottonmouths are getting set to announce their plans for the future, good or bad. The Snakes have been for sale since mid-March when longtime owners Wanda and Shelby Amos decided to part ways with the hockey world. Since then, Coach Jerome Bechard has been searching far and wide for new ownership to keep…

Calvary’s Steven Fowler Signs Scholarship Months After Season Ending Injury

FOWLER IS HEADED TO SEWANEE THE UNIVERSITY OF THE SOUTH

Months after suffering a season ending injury, Calvary Christian football player Steven Fowler is headed to the next level. On Monday, Fowler signed a football scholarship with Sewanee, The University of the South. “To go from there through all the physical therapy and surgeries to where I am today, I feel very proud of where I am,” Fowler said.”I feel…

Kiara Price Becomes First Kendrick Softball Player Signee in More Than a Decade

PRICE WILL PLAY AT CVCC

For the first time in more than a decade, Kendrick High School is sending a softball player to the next level. On Monday, Kiara Price signed scholarship papers with Chattahoochee Valley Community College in Phenix City, Alabama. “It’s a very high honor and I will make everybody proud,” Price said. “This is something that I’ve been doing since I was…

Brooks Officially Signs with UNC Basketball

AUBURN HIGH STAR HEADED TO ACC

It’s been quite the ride for Auburn High’s Garrison Brooks but on Monday, it all ended with his final decision becoming official. Garrison signed papers with the North Carolina basketball team to join the Tar Heels after high school. Back in November, Brooks signed a letter of intent with Mississippi State but months later, asked for and was granted a…

CSU Men’s Tennis Heading Back to Sweet Sixteen

SOURCE: COLUMBUS STATE ATHLETICS

The match went the distance, but the third-ranked and top-seeded Columbus State University men’s tennis team outlasted Flagler 5-4 in the NCAA Tournament second round Sunday. Columbus State (23-3) will now head to the NCAA Round of 16 with the next match scheduled for Tuesday, May 9th in Altamonte Springs, Florida. “This group never gives up,” head coach Evan Isaacs…