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Auburn Softball Downs Kennesaw State in NCAA Regional Opener

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For the second time in 2018, a clutch hit by Alyssa Rivera was the difference-maker against Kennesaw State as the Tigers defeated the Owls 5-2 in the NCAA Regional in Tallahassee Friday at JoAnne Graff Field. “I thought our energy was great; thought our effort was even greater,” head coach Mickey Dean said. “We talked about it at the beginning…

No. 19 Auburn women’s golf set for NCAA Championships

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A chance at a national title awaits the No. 19 Auburn women’s golf team this weekend as the NCAA Women’s Golf Championships begin Friday in Stillwater, Okla. The Tigers are among 24 teams competing in the championships at Karsten Creek Golf Club, hosted by Oklahoma State. Play gets underway Friday morning with the Tigers set to tee off at 7:30…

Holland, Mize Named Semifinalists for National Awards

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Sophomore shortstop Will Holland and junior right-hander Casey Mize were named semifinalists for a pair of national awards, the College Baseball Foundation announced this week. Holland was named a semifinalist for the Brooks Wallace Award, while Mize was named a semifinalist for the National Pitcher of the Year Award. Holland is one of 16 shortstops across the country to be…

Alabama Finishes in Fourth at NCAA Regionals to Advance to the 2018 NCAA Men’s Golf Championship

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Senior Jonathan Hardee and freshman Wilson Furr finished among the top five individuals to lead seventh-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide men’s golf team to a fourth-place finish at the NCAA Stockton Regional on Wednesday, securing a spot in next week’s NCAA National Championship. Alabama closed play with a three-day, 54-hole total of 15-under par 849 (282-280-287) to seal its 20thappearance at nationals…

Tigers move on to NCAA Championship

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A pair of clutch birdie putts by freshman Brandon Mancheno and junior Trace Crowe proved to be the difference as the No. 7 Auburn men’s golf team advanced to the NCAA Championship following the final round of the NCAA Norman Regional Wednesday. The Tigers move on to the NCAA Championship for the seventh consecutive season, something that has only been…

Central High School Football Team Invited to the Powerade 7-On-7 Tournament

THE RED DEVILS ARE THE ONLY TEAM IN ALABAMA THAT WERE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE TOURNAMENT

The Central high school football team was one of 42 teams out of 18 states, to be invited to play in the Powerade 7-on-7 tournament this summer, and the only team from Alabama to be selected. “We are excited for it. We are excited to play in it. We enjoy the 7-on-7 competition so it should be a lot of…

Auburn headed to Tallahassee for NCAA Regional

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No. 15 Auburn softball is headed back to the NCAA Tournament for the fifth straight year and the 14th time in program history as the Tigers secured a spot in the Tallahassee Regional along with host Florida State, Kennesaw State and Jacksonville State. Though the players – who watched the selection show together Sunday night – were hopeful to host…