Alabama Sports

M GOLF: Clinard tabbed SEC Coach of the Year, Mancheno named SEC Freshman of the Year

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Auburn head men’s golf coach Nick Clinard was selected as the 2017-18 Southeastern Conference Coach of the Year, while Brandon Mancheno earned SEC Freshman of the Year honors, the league office announced Thursday. Mancheno also was voted Second Team All-SEC and All-Freshman Team by the conference coaches. Jovan Rebula was selected Second Team All-SEC, while Wells Padgett earned a spot…

Pike Liberal Arts Sweeps Glenwood School in the AISA Class AAA State Championship

THE GATORS DROP GAME ONE 3-0 AND GAME TWO 11-1

The AISA class AAA baseball state championship today looked a lot like it did last year. Pike Liberal Arts and Glenwood School meet again at Paterson field. In game one, just an absolute pitching duel for both sides to start the game. The Patriots starter Reed Jinright tallied six strike outs through the first five innings. In the top of…

Draper named to SEC Softball Community Service Team

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Auburn softball center fielder Victoria Draper has been named to the 2018 SEC Softball Community Service Team, the league office announced on Wednesday. The SEC sponsors Community Service Teams for all 21 league sponsored sports. The Community Service Team looks to highlight an athlete from each school who gives back to their community in superior service efforts. Draper has been…

Thursday, Friday Games of LSU Series to be Nationally Televised

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The first two games of No. 16 Auburn’s series against LSU next weekend will be broadcast on national television, the Southeastern Conference announced. As a part of ESPN’s wildcard selections for the final regular-season weekend of the 2018 baseball season, Thursday’s series opener against the visiting Tigers will air on ESPNU at 6 p.m. CT. Friday’s game will be broadcast…

Draper named to SEC Softball Community Service Team

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

Auburn softball centerfielder Victoria Draper has been named to the 2018 SEC Softball Community Service Team, the league office announced on Wednesday. The SEC sponsors Community Service Teams for all 21 league sponsored sports. The Community Service Team looks to highlight an athlete from each school who gives back to their community in superior service efforts. Draper has been one…

Swimming & Diving Adds Michael Joyce to Staff

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Michael Joyce has joined the Auburn Swimming and Diving coaching staff as an assistant coach, head coach Gary Taylor announced on Tuesday. Joyce spent last season at Arizona State after previously spending time alongside Taylor at NC State. “Mike is young, passionate, energetic and extremely outgoing,” Taylor said. “Mike has a lot of connections not only at the club level…

The Chambers Academy Baseball Team is Heading Back to the AISA State Championship

AFTER DEFEATING JACKSON ACADEMY IN AN "IF" GAME, THE REBELS PUNCHED THIER TICKET TO THE STATE FINAL

1999 was the last time the Chambers Academy baseball team was able to celebrate in this fashion. “We’ve been working at it for so long and just hoping to get here, that you know, it’s just awesome,” says Chamber Academy senior pitcher Luke Davis.  “We’ve have that underdog role and we’ve taken it and we’ve ran with it, just so…

Auburn Shuts Out Vanderbilt From Plainsman Park In Game Three

FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2002 AUBURN SWEEPS VANDERBILT

The Auburn University baseball team completes the sweep over Vanderbilt in game three 14-0. This marks the first time since 2002 that Auburn has swept the Commodores and the first time since 1998 that the Tigers have shutout Vanderbilt. Auburn moves on to face South Alabama from home on Tuesday at 6pm CT before heading out to Oxford, Mississippi on…