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USA MEN AND WOMEN’S HANDBALL PROGRAMS a SUCCESS at AUBURN

USA WOMEN'S HANDBALL TEAM TO PLAY ALBERTA, CANADA

1/4handball 4 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4handball 3 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4handball 2 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4handball 1 Show Caption Hide Caption   Men and women from around the country are making Auburn, Alabama their home to join the USA Men and Women’s National Handball Teams. They live or go to school at Auburn University to stay in…

Alabama Adds Sun-Belt Opponent to 2019 Schedule

NEW MEXICO STATE TO VISIT BRYANT-DENNY STADIUM

Alabama has added New Mexico State from the Sun Belt Conference to the 2019 home schedule. According to fbsschedules.com the Aggies will take home a 1.7 million dollar paycheck for the game. Alabama will open the 2019 season against Duke in Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium.  The Tide will also face Southern Miss in a non-conference matchup. Although they currently reside in…

DeMarcus Ware Announces Retirement

FORMER AUBURN HIGH AND TROY UNIVERSITY STANDOUT WALKING AWAY AT AGE 34

DeMarcus Ware announced his retirement today via Twitter. Ware said he still had offers to play and felt he could contribute, but concern for overall health and quality of life outweighed his passion to continue. Ware played at Auburn High School before heading off to Troy University for college.  The Dallas Cowboys selected him with the 11th pick in the…

Opelika Lineman Wins National Award

RAKAVIUS CHAMBERS HONORED WITH WATKINS AWARD TROPHY

He was WLTZ’s first Scholar Athlete of the school year and now he’s adding a National honor to his resume. Opelika lineman Rakavius Chambers was honored Saturday night with the Watkins Award Trohpy. It’s an award presented to the nation’s top male African American Student-Athlete. Chambers is ranked at the top of his senior class and carries a 4.3 GPA….

Auburn Holds Annual Pro Day

SEVENTEEN OUTGOING PLAYERS PARTICIPATED IN FRONT OF NFL SCOUTS

It was one last chance to make an impression. Seventeen outgoing Auburn Tigers stepped onto the stage Friday morning as they took part in Auburn’s annual Pro Day. Players worked out in front of NFL scouts and coaches, giving them one last list of numbers ahead of the upcoming NFL Draft. Those participating included Montravius Adams, Xavier Dampeer, Marcus Davis,…

War Eagle Week 2017 Calendar Set

WAR EAGLE WEEK 2016 HIGHLIGHTS

Auburn University will open their 2017 football season against the Georgia Southern Eagles on September 2nd. WLTZ First News will kick off football season with War Eagle Week August 28 through September 1st. Be sure to join us for War Eagle Week 2017.  

Alabama Announces Spring Practice Dates

ANNUAL A-DAY GAME SET FOR SATURDAY APRIL 22

Alabama will open spring practice Tuesday, March 21st the school announced today. The team will hold 15 practice sessions leading up to the annual A-Day scrimmage inside Bryant-Denny Stadium on Saturday, April 22nd. After a narrow loss to Clemson in January’s national championship game the Tide has seen several shakeups in both the player personnel and coaching departments. Former standouts…