Alabama Sports

Ryan Knop wins AGC Tour Championship

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Auburn men’s golf junior Ryan Knop won the 2017 Amateur Golf.com Tour Championship hosted by Poppy Hills Golf Course on Sunday, carding a 4-over 71-75—146 total over two days of play in rough conditions to win by one shot. The Pleasanton, Calif. product carded a 71 in Saturday’s opening round, and was the lone member of the field to card…

Auburn’s Casey Mize Named Preseason All-American

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Junior right-handed pitcher Casey Mize has been named a Collegiate Baseball Preseason Second Team All-American, the publication announced Monday afternoon. Mize is coming off a season in which he led Auburn with an 8-2 record, 2.04 ERA and 109 strikeouts despite missing three starts with an injury. His ERA registered third in the Southeastern Conference and 25th in the NCAA,…

ALFCA Announces Lanett OC Chip Seagle as the 2A Assistant Coach of the Year

LANETT FOOTBALL WINS FIRST 2A STATE TITLE THIS SEASON

The Saturday after Lanett won the 2A state championship, head coach Clifford Story had some news to share with offensive coordinator Chip Seagle. “So I called him, and he goes ‘hey man you’re assistant coach of the year’ and I said what! You know it was just so emotional that all this has happened like this. I’ve been doing this for…

Casey Mize Named Preseason All-American

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

Junior right-handed pitcher Casey Mize has been named a Collegiate Baseball Preseason Second Team All-American, the publication announced Monday afternoon. Mize is coming off a season in which he led Auburn with an 8-2 record, 2.04 ERA and 109 strikeouts despite missing three starts with an injury. His ERA registered third in the Southeastern Conference and 25th in the NCAA,…

Rocket City Classic Pits Alabama Against Mercer on Tuesday Night in Huntsville

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The Alabama men’s basketball team returns to action after a 10-day break between games when it travels to Huntsville, Ala., to take on the Mercer Bears in the Rocket City Classic. The contest will tip at 8 p.m. CT from the Von Braun Center and will be televised on SEC Network. This marks the second year of the Rocket City…

Ryan Knop wins AGC Tour Championship

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

Auburn men’s golf junior Ryan Knop won the 2017 Amateur Golf.com Tour Championship hosted by Poppy Hills Golf Course on Sunday, carding a 4-over 71-75—146 total over two days of play in rough conditions to win by one shot. The Pleasanton, Calif. product carded a 71 in Saturday’s opening round, and was the lone member of the field to card…

Alabama Football Preps for Clemson

REMATCH OF THE 2016 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP IN THIS YEAR'S SUGAR BOWL

Bowl season is here and Alabama has begun to prepare for a rematch of the 2016 national championship against Clemson in this years Sugar Bowl. The theme in this years game is familiarity. Both teams have played against one another in the last two national championship games. One difference Alabama’s Minkah Fitzpatrick pointed out was the change in Clemsons quarterback styles…

More Than A Game Gives Back to Phenix City, Alabama

THE BASEBALL FIELDS AT MEADOWLANE PARK ARE IN FULL USE THIS DECEMBER FOR FREE CLINICS

Just 5 short years “More Than A Game” was born. The organization was culminated by the idea that baseball gives back in a more meaningful way. “I was able to travel to South America with Athletes in Action and it just kind of inspired me. I wanted to show athletes the impact they can have on communities beyond just playing…

Auburn Diving Invitational set to begin on Sunday

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The Auburn Diving Invitational begins at 11 a.m. CT on Sunday at the Martin Aquatics Center and will feature seven of the top diving teams in the region competing on the 1-meter, 3-meter and platform over the course of three days. “I’m very pleased with the progress on both the men’s and women’s side,” Auburn diving coach Jeff Shaffer said….