Brooke Kirchhofer

AUBURN S&D: Auburn Diving Invite begins Monday at 11 am

The final competition before the new year gets underway for Auburn’s diving team on Monday at 11 a.m. at the Martin Aquatics Center. Auburn will be joined by Florida, LSU and South Carolina for the three-day, two-session invite. Auburn currently…

Scholar Athlete: Northside Wrestling, Josh Bowers

Northside senior wrestler Josh Bowers enters into his senior season looking to make it back to state individually, and as a team after their season ended last year in region play. "We placed…

Launch Columbus Opens Ninja Course to Promote the Sport

You might recognize this athlete. Two months ago we introduced Jordan Watson who competed on American Ninja Warrior Junior. Today she's getting to test her skills at the new ninja center right here in Columbus at…

Diaz, St. Jacques Named SEC Riders of the Month

Senior Lauren Diaz and sophomore Taylor St. Jacques of the No. 1 Auburn equestrian team (5-0, 3-0 SEC) were named November SEC Riders of the Month, the league office announced Tuesday. Diaz picked up the monthly honor for her showings…

Stroud Named SEC November Rider of the Month

Senior Graysen Stroud of the University of Georgia equestrian team was named the Southeastern Conference Reining Rider of the Month for November, it was announced Tuesday. This is the first monthly honor for Stroud this season after being voted SEC…

Four Lady Cougars Earn Scholar Honors

Four more Lady Cougars have been recognized for their dedication in the classroom with Riley Clark leading the way being named a Division II Scholar All-American by the United Soccer Coaches. Clark was the only Peach Belt Conference selection of…

GYM: Georgia Ranked Seventh in Preseason Poll

The Georgia gymnastics team is ranked No. 7 in the nation in the NACGC/W preseason poll, the organization announced Monday. The GymDogs totaled 1,585 points and one first-place vote. Georgia will face seven of the teams ranked in the top-ten…

Gym Tigers Ranked No. 14 in Preseason Poll

The Auburn gymnastics team will enter the 2019 season at No. 14, the Women’s Collegiate Gymnastics Association announced Monday afternoon. “The preseason poll is always fun because they can give a general feeling of the other coaches in the country,”…

Wayne Earns PBC Player of the Week Honors

Columbus State University women's basketball player Tatiana Wayne has been named the Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week. This is the first time Wayne has won the Player of the Week this season after winning it once last year. The…

Six Crimson Tide Football Players Earn All-America Honors on Monday

Offensive lineman Jonah Williams, defensive lineman Quinnen Williams, quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and defensive back Deionte Thompson earned All-America honors from the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) and the Associated Press on Monday. Center Ross Pierschbacher and wide receiver Jerry Jeudy joined the quartet…

Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa Named Finalist for Heisman

Alabama sophomore QB Tua Tagovailoa has been selected as a finalist for the 2018 Heisman Trophy. Alongside Tua, is Oklahoma's Kyler Murray and Ohio State's Dwayne Haskins. The ceremony will be aired live on ESPN at 8pm eastern time in…

Reinberg Helps Team USA to Gold at Master’U Tournament

Georgia men’s tennis senior Emil Reinberg teamed up with fellow American collegians to claim the eighth gold medal in 10 years for Team USA at the 13th Master’U BNP Paribas Collegiate Tournament on Sunday in Grenoble, France.  Team USA’s loss…

Central's Road to the AHSAA 7A Football State Championship

Under head coach Jamey DuBose, the Central high school football team has claimed five consecutive region championships, two undefeated regular seasons, and now four straight appearances in the semifinals. What's been missing, a 7A state…

SEC Bowl Assignments Announced

Eleven Southeastern Conference football teams learned their post-season bowl destinations on Sunday, including No. 1-ranked Alabama which will play No. 4 Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl on December 29 in a semifinal game for the College Football Playoff. On Sunday,…

Scholar Athlete: Glenwood School, Morgan Grant

Senior leadership has always been a key component on the Glenwood girls basketball team. Last year, Quan Holton was known as that leader, and has now passed on the title to Morgan Grant.…

MTENNIS: Top Prospect Philip Henning Set to Join Bulldogs

Philip Henning, a top player from South Africa, has signed with the Georgia men’s tennis team and will be eligible to play starting in January, head coach Manuel Diaz announced. Henning is a part of South Africa’s Davis Cup team…

McCann Returns to Atlanta

Former Brave for nine seasons, Brian McCann is returning to Atlanta. McCann played for the Houston Astros for the last two seasons. The Braves signed McCann to a one year deal at $2 million. Also reported, the Braves and third baseman Josh Donaldson,…

Auburn basketball signs top-10 recruiting class

On the heels of a 26-win season that included a Southeastern Conference championship and a berth in the NCAA Tournament, head coach Bruce Pearl and the Auburn basketball team have inked a top-10 recruiting class. The Tigers signed five four-star…

AU VB: Shipes, Allison Named to SEC All-Freshman Team

Freshmen Tatum Shipes and Mica Allison of the Auburn volleyball team were honored by the Southeastern Conference as the pair were placed on the SEC All-Freshman Team, the league office announced Sunday. “We’ve had a lot of young players step…

Scholar Athlete: Schley County, Archer Hathaway

Schley County junior offensive lineman, Archer Hathaway is leading on the football field as a captain and also leading in the classroom with a 4.0 GPA. “Always studying, always taking notes, always paying attention…

Chuma Okeke named SEC Player of the Week

Chuma Okeke has been named the Southeastern Conference Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday. It is Okeke’s second career honor from the conference as he was named SEC Freshman of the Week Dec. 4, 2017. The sophomore…

Tigers to Host Minnesota in NCAA Tournament Friday

The Auburn soccer team earned its fifth straight and 16th overall NCAA Tournament appearance Monday afternoon and will take on Minnesota in the first round Friday. The contest between the Tigers and Gophers is scheduled for 3 p.m. CT at…

Reinberg Selected to Represent Team USA at Master’U in France

University of Georgia senior tennis player Emil Reinberg has been selected to represent Team USA in the 13th annual Master’U BNP Paribas International Collegiate Team Competition in Grenoble, France, from Nov. 29-Dec. 2.  With his invitation, Reinberg becomes the fourth…

Lady Cougars Capture Eighth PBC Tournament Crown

The top-seeded and third-ranked Columbus State University women’s soccer team claimed its eighth Peach Belt Conference Tournament championship Sunday, downing seventh-seeded Georgia College in penalty kicks. The PBC title match was played at Blanchard Woods Park. Columbus State (16-0-2) has…

Bulldogs Finish Sixth In Ka‘anapali Invitational

The No. 11-ranked Georgia men’s golf team completed the fall portion of its schedule on Sunday with a sixth-place finish in the Ka‘anapali Classic Collegiate Invitational. Playing the Royal Ka‘anapali Golf Course’s par-71, 6,700-yard layout on Maui, the Bulldogs posted…

Doull Leads, Cougars Third at McDonough Cup

Jordan Doull holds the overall lead and the Columbus State University men’s golf team is in third after the opening day of the McDonough Cup. The two-day tournament is being played at Rio Pinar Country Club. Columbus State shot 3-over…

Auburn Falls to Florida in Penalty Kicks

Auburn (12-5-2, 4-5-1 SEC) battled Florida (6-9-4, 4-4-2 SEC) to penalty kicks but ultimately fell short, 2-1, in the first round of the SEC Tournament at the Orange Beach Sportsplex Sunday afternoon. It marked the fifth time Auburn had taken…

Georgia’s Keturah Orji Named 2018 NCAA Woman Of The Year​

Georgia track and field legend Keturah Orji has been picked as the 2018 NCAA Woman of the Year from the nine former collegiate student-athletes selected as finalists at an awards dinner in Indianapolis, Ind., on Sunday night. Orji becomes the…

Game of the Week Preview: Auburn vs. Central

Two of the top programs in the state of Alabama go head to head this Friday as No.3 Auburn travels to Phenix City to take on No. Central. "We are just looking forward to…

Cougars Fourth Through 36 Holes in Miami

The Columbus State University men’s golf team is in fourth place overall after the opening day of the Miami Intercollegiate. The two-day event is being played at Doral Golf Resort. The Cougars turned in rounds of 286 and 285 on…

WTENNIS: Bulldogs’ Run Ends in Semifinals

Both the Georgia singles and doubles contingents saw its play end in the semifinals Sunday at the ITA Southeast Regional Championships. Play started in consolation singles and doubles inside the Ben Myers Tennis Complex due to chilly weather. Afterwards the…

Tigers tied for second at Tavistock Collegiate Invitational

The No. 20 Auburn men’s golf team is tied for second following the first round of the Tavistock Collegiate Invitational on Sunday. The Tigers shot a 4-under 284 in their first circuit of Isleworth CC and are all square with…

Scholar Athlete: Calvary Christian Football, JD Murray

Calvary Christian junior JD Murray knows it takes more than just athletic ability to play football in college. "Colleges aren't just interested in athletics, they are interested in what you can bring to the academic side of it, so I figure…