Alabama Sports

Auburn High Takes Down Central in Games Two & Three of Series

TIGERS HOLD POSTSEASON ADVANTAGE SHOULD FINAL SPOT COME DOWN TO THESE TWO

The Auburn High baseball team’s bats came alive on Friday as the Tigers claimed the series win over the Central Red Devils. After losing in game one on Thursday, the Tigers needed at least one win on Friday to force a game three that would determine a playoff spot should it come down to that. In the first game of…

Auburn Quarterback Battle the Focus of Saturday’s A-Day

JARRETT STIDHAM BATTLING FOR STARTING SPOT

The quarterback position for Auburn was plagued with injury and inconsistency during an 8-4 season in 2016.  This Saturday Tiger fans hope to see evidence 2017 will be much different as the quarterback battle will be the focus of A-Day. Sean White, who started much of 2016 before injuries sidelined him late, was limited throughout most of spring practice as…

Auburn’s Steven Pearl Promoted to Assistant Coach

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

1/1Steven Pearl Show Caption Hide Caption The Auburn men’s basketball program has made a coaching move and have promoted Steven Pearl to assistant coach. “It’s an honor and a privilege to be named an assistant coach at Auburn University,” said Steven Pearl. “Being a part of Auburn Basketball over the last three years, I have seen the improvement and progress…

CVCC’s John Devine Earns ACCC Weekly Honor

DEVINE NAMED ACCC PLAYER OF THE WEEK

1/1John Devine Show Caption Hide Caption A Chattahoochee Valley Community College baseball players has been honored by the ACCC. John Devine, a freshman utility player, has been named the ACCC Player of the Week for March 27th – April 2nd. Devine scored five runs on his way to a .583 batting average last week. He was walked three times, stole…

Pollard, Garrett-Hammett Win Basketball Player of Year Awards

PLAYERS HONORED AT MR. AND MISS BASKETBALL BANQUET

Just a month after winning the AHSAA 2A state championship MVP award, Lanett’s Anquaevious Pollard has added another honor to his resume as just a junior. Pollard was named the 2A player of the year at the annual Mr. and Miss basketball awards banquet held in Montgomery. This season, Pollard averaged nearly 20 points and 14 rebounds a game. In…

CVCC Player and Family Thankful for Support After Storm Injury

BRANDON HILL INJURED WHILE COVERING FIELD WITH TARP

Brandon Hill can only be thankful when thinking about Monday. “It just all of a sudden went chaos,” he said. Hill and the rest of the CVCC baseball team were getting ready to cover their field with a tarp before the upcoming storms rolled in. “It usually takes about 2-3 minutes to put the tarp down and as soon as…

CVCC Baseball Player Injured in Storm, Expected to be Okay

BRANDON HILL INJURED WHILE COVERING FIELD WITH TARP

A Chattahoochee Valley Community College baseball player is recovering after being injured in Monday’s storm. Coach Adam Thomas says the team was trying to cover the baseball field before the storm blew in thinking they had a few minutes to spare. Moments later, a large gust of wind came and blew the tarp away. Hill was caught for a bit…

Opelika Alum Jake Bentley Shines in South Carolina’s Spring Game

BENTLEY NAMED USC'S OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE SPRING

1/1usc Show Caption Hide Caption Former Opelika High School quarterback, Jake Bentley, has started another season with the South Carolina Gamecocks on a high note. Bentley threw for 301 yards and three touchdowns (19-31 on pass attempts) to lead the Black team to a 35-24 win over the Garnet Team in the Gamecocks’ annual Spring game. After the game, Bentley was named the…

Corey Myers Abruptly Resigns From Auburn Softball Program

SON OF HEAD COACH CLINT MYERS CITES PERSONAL REASONS

A week of headlines the Auburn softball program would like to forget continued late Thursday night with the abrupt resignation of Tiger assistant coach Corey Myers. “It is with great sadness today that I announce I will be stepping down as the associate head coach of the Auburn University softball team,” Myers said in a prepared statement. “It became clear…

Myers: Fagan Will Not Face Disciplinary Action

AUBURN SHORTSTOP WAS INVOLVED IN BRIEF ALTERCATION WITH FLORIDA HEAD COACH

Auburn softball head coach Clint Myers announced today shortstop Haley Fagan will not face disciplinary action following a brief altercation with Florida head coach Tim Walton Monday night. “Haley and I have talked about this, and those conversations are between Haley and myself,” Myers said.  He added, “we’ve moved on and we’re focused on this weekend’s series.”  The Tigers face…