High School Sports

Scholar Athlete: Northside Soccer Player, Julia Aguirre

It's pretty sweet playing soccer for a consistent postseason-bound team. It's even sweeter when you can do it alongside your sister. "She (my sister) plays right behind me, center-mid," said Julia Aguirre. "So…

Pacelli's Avery Ross Signs Baseball Scholarship

Pacelli baseball player Avery Ross is staying close to home after high school. On Friday morning, Ross signed a scholarship to play baseball at LaGrange College. "It's been a very emotional day," Ross…

Northside's Bailee Turpin Signs Football Scholarship

Northside wide receiver Bailee Turpin is headed to the next level. On Friday afternoon, Turpin signed a football scholarship to play at Alderson Broadus University. It's a school located in West Virginia. "The…

DeMarcus Ware Announces Retirement

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…

Opelika Lineman Wins National Award

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…

Columbus girls advance to GHSA 4A Title Game

The Columbus girls will be playing for a State Championship. On Saturday afternoon, the Lady Blue Devils beat Sandy Creek, 62-50 in the GHSA 4A semi-finals. The game was played in Augusta. Tatyana Wyatt led the Blue Devils with 26…

Auburn Boys Advance to AHSAA 7A State Finals

The Auburn boys basketball team is headed to the AHSAA 7A State Championship game. The Tigers beat Vestavia Hills on Thursday morning, 44-37, in the Final Four. It's Auburn's first semi-final win since…

Central's season ends in 7A state semifinals

The Central girls basketball team's season has come to an end. On Thursday morning, the Lady Red Devils lost to Hoover 59-46 in the AHSAA 7A state semifinals. The game…

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