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Alabama hires new offensive coordinator

Nick Saban bringing in Brian Daboll from New England

  Daboll named Alabama offensive coordinator(PHOTO: New England Patriots) Two weeks after Alabama head coach Nick Saban lost Steve Sarkisian to the Atlanta Falcons, the search for his replacement is over. On Monday Alabama announced the hiring of former Patriots tight ends coach Brian Daboll as offensive coordinator. Daboll comes to Tuscaloosa after winning his fifth overall Super Bowl with…

Loachapoka girls advance to AHSAA 1A Region Finals

The AHSAA 1A Region Semi-Finals took place Friday night in Montgomery. The Loachapoka girls are headed to the finals after beating Cornerstone, 67-42. Kaitlin Hill had 28 points in the win while Desiree’ Tyner added 24. Loachapoka will play Westminster-Oak Mountain out of Birmingham in the region finals. The Notasulga lost to Ellwood Christian, 48-47 in overtime. The region finals…

Lanett, LaFayette boys advance to AHSAA 2A Region Finals

The AHSAA 2A Regional Semi-Finals took place Thursday night with three area teams competing in Jacksonville, Alabama. The Lanett girls fell to Fyffe, 42-36 in overtime, eliminating them from the postseason. The Lanett boys came out victorious with a 64-45 win with Emmanuel Little leading the Panthers with 16 points. The LaFayette boys also won their game against Westbrook Christian, 58-53. Lanett…

AHSAA Regional Semi-Final basketball schedule

The AHSAA Regional Semi-Finals begin this week at various locations around the state of Alabama. Four 7A area teams will be competing at the Dunn-Oliver Acadome in Montgomery on Thursday, February 15th. All times are Central. Auburn vs. Jeff Davis girls – 9am Central vs. Jeff Davis boys – 10:30am Central vs. Lee girls – 12pm Auburn vs. Lee boys…

Lanett among area boys teams to advance to AHSAA Regionals

The AHSAA sub-regional basketball games took place Tuesday night with the winners advancing to the Regional Semi-Finals. In the 5A bracket, Eufaula defeated Brewbaker Tech 67-61 to advance while Beauregard was eliminated by Sylacauga after a 96-71 loss. In the 2A bracket Lanett beat Ranburne 100-47 while LaFayette beat Vincent 54-32 to both advance. In the 1A bracket, Notasulga to TC Central 54-51…