Alabama Sports

Valley Hires New Head Football Coach

BUSTER DANIEL TO TAKE OVER RAMS PROGRAM

The Valley High football team in Alabama has a new head coach. Buster Daniel takes over the Rams football program, a year after they went 1-9 during the regular season. Daniel graduated from Valley High School and joins the team after spending more than 20 years with Opelika High School. Valley began their search for a new head coach after…

Springwood’s Noah West Signs Baseball Scholarship

WEST IS HEADED TO HUNTINGDON COLLEGE

A busy week of signings continue as the school year wraps up and over at Springwood, a baseball player made his plans official. This season, Noah West had a .400 batting average and a .480 on base percentage. He was also selected as the team’s most outstanding player and was selected for the AISA-AAA All-Star game. West signed a scholarship…

CVCC Falls Short of Another Trip to the JUCO World Series

PIRATES ELIMINATED IN ACCC TOURNAMENT

1/1CVCC Show Caption Hide Caption For the first time in years, the Chattahoochee Valley Community College baseball team will not play for a JUCO World Series title. On Monday afternoon, the Pirates fell to Shelton State 13-4 to be eliminated from the ACCC Tournament. The Pirates dropped their first game of the weekend Sunday night and were bounced out with…

Updates Aplenty as SEC Holds Spring Teleconference

SEVERAL UPDATES ON AUBURN, GEORGIA, ALABAMA

On Monday’s SEC teleconference Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn offered a timetable on the return of receiver Kyle Davis.  “We do expect him to be back this summer, and we expect it to be fairly soon,” Malzahn said. Davis posted a video on social media over the weekend indicating he had arrived back on campus after an extended absence as…

Auburn High Ready to Finish and Win a State Title

TIGERS WILL PLAY HOOVER FOR AHSAA 7A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

One year ago, the Auburn High baseball team had to watch from the dugout as Hewitt-Trussville celebrated winning a state championship. This weekend, the Tigers will look to finish what they couldn’t last year as they get set to play in their second straight state championship series. After winning the region, Auburn swept their first round series before taking the…

Midland City’s Powell Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Bulldog Division Tournament on Lake Eufaula

SOURCE: FISHING LEAGUE WORLDWIDE

Shane Powell of Midland City, Alabama weighed a five-bass limit totaling 25 pounds, 2 ounces Saturday to win the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Bulldog Division tournament on Lake Eufaula. Powell said he started his day fishing deep water, but headed shallow after some heavy cloud cover and low-light conditions moved through the area. He said everything he…

Auburn, UGA, Alabama Make NCAA Softball Tournament Field

REGIONALS WILL TAKE PLACE MAY 19TH-21ST

The Auburn softball team’s quest to make it back to the Women’s College World Series begins this week. All Regionals will be a four-team double-elimination format. The Tigers learned their NCAA fate during Sunday night’s selection show and earned the #7 overall seed. They’ll play ETSU first. Also in the Regional are California and Notre Dame. Alabama will also host…

Auburn High Punches Ticket to AHSAA 7A Baseball Championship

TIGERS SWEPT THEODORE TO MAKE SECOND STRAIGHT APPEARANCE

The Auburn High baseball team will play for a State Championship. On Friday night, the Tigers swept Theodore 6-4 and 12-6 in the AHSAA 7A semifinal round to earn a second straight trip to Montgomery. The Tigers fell short of a state title last season and will look to win their first state title since 2010. “It’s amazing,” said head…

NCAA Panel: Halves, not Quarters for College Hoops

POSSIBLE EXPERIMENTATION WITH LANE AND 3-POINT LINE

Associated Press The NCAA basketball rules committee will keep the men’s game at two halves and not recommend that it be broken into four quarters. It is also encouraging conferences to experiment with widening the lane and moving back the 3-point line. The proposals the committee did announce Friday included increasing the size of the coach’s box from 28 to…

Glenwood Defends AISA-AAA Title, Repeats as State Champions

GATORS WIN SCHOOL'S 22ND BASEBALL TITLE

The Glenwood Gators are champions again. “It’s awesome,” said senior Brandon Moseley. “It’s something that changed my life and I can definitely hang my hat on it.” On Thursday, the Gators won the school’s 22nd state championship as they beat Pike Liberal Arts 10-0 in game three of the championship series. “When you’re sitting there in the dugout, you just…