Alabama Sports

Week Two of the Fall Begins for Alabama Baseball

SOURCE: UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA ATHLETICS

Alabama baseball begins week two of the fall on Monday afternoon after a productive opening week of fall camp. The Crimson Tide’s first week of the fall featured two full practices along with three scrimmages. Alabama wrapped up week one on Saturday with a practice and scrimmage, all a part of “Parent’s Day” at The Joe. Alabama progress through the…

Caroline Bado Takes Home SEC Defensive Player of the Week Honors

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

Redshirt senior defender Caroline Bado has been named the SEC Defensive Player of the Week, league officials announced Monday afternoon. It marks the second straight week a member of the Auburn soccer team has earned the recognition. “Caroline is a special person,” head coach Karen Hoppa said. “To be integrated into our team as quickly as she has, it’s a…

Jeese Earl Named SEC Defensive Player of the Week

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

Senior Jesse Earl of the Auburn volleyball team was named the Southeastern Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday. Earl, a libero from Indianapolis, guided the Tigers to a 2-0 start in SEC play as the team picked up a pair of wins on the road. She averaged 6.29 digs/set to lead all student-athletes in the…

Auburn Men’s Golf Tied for Lead at Trinity Forest Invitational

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

Freshmen Brandon Mancheno and Wells Padgett continue their torrid golf as No. 13 Auburn moved into a tie for the lead with No. 10 Florida at 8-under after the Trinity Forest Invitational second round at the par 71, 7,302-yard Trinity Forest Golf Club on Monday. After both Tigers were 3-under in the first round, Mancheno fired another 68 and is…

Schools Encouraged to Sanitize Unhealthy Locker Rooms

YOUR HEALTH MINUTE

  The most unsanitary  place in a school is probably the locker room. In  ‘Your Health News,’ some advice to help organized sports teams defeat their opponents and sickness in the locker room. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, 10 to 15 percent of college athletes who sit out of a game, have some fort of infection that spreads…

Why is Alabama Ranked Among the ‘Least Happy States?’

YOUR HEALTH MINUTE

  Do Alabamians agree they are among the least happy states. In ‘Your Health Minute,’ who’s the happiest in the United States? According to one study, they are folks who live in Minnesota. The financial website “Wallet Hub” ranked the states on life satisfaction, based on factors like emotional health, income level, depression rates and sports participation. Rounding out the…

Lots of Movement in this Week’s AP Poll

COLLEGE FOOTBALL RANKINGS - WEEK 5

The college football rankings came out today and the AP Poll saw quite alot of moment in week 5. Alabama remained at the top winning back some of the support that was lost last week. Followed by reigning champs Clemson, Oklahoma, Penn State and USC at the top five. Georgia and TCU moved into the top 10 this week for the first…

Auburn Finds Success On The Road

THE TIGERS DEFEAT MISSOURI WITH THE RUN GAME

Saturday marked Auburn’s first trip to Missouri in program history and the first conference game of the season. They opened it up in a big way welcoming back junior running back Kerryon Johnson after coming out of the season opener with a right hamstring injury. The nagging injury didn’t seen to bother him one bit as he didn’t miss a beat…

Crimson Tide Roll Through Nashville

ALABAMA FOOTBALL DEFEATS VANDERBILT FOR WIN #4 ON THE SEASON

Alabama traveled north to Nashville to take on Vanderbilt. Both teams entered the game undefeated on the non-conference slate. The tide defense held Vanderbilt to 78 yards of total offense, never allowing them to cross midfield. While the defense went to work the offense followed with precision totaling 677 yards. Alabama runs a way with this one 59-0. After the win, Alabama…