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Corey Myers Abruptly Resigns From Auburn Softball Program

A week of headlines the Auburn softball program would like to forget continued late Thursday night with the abrupt resignation of Tiger assistant coach Corey Myers. “It is with great sadness today that I announce I will be stepping down…

Myers: Fagan Will Not Face Disciplinary Action

Auburn softball head coach Clint Myers announced today shortstop Haley Fagan will not face disciplinary action following a brief altercation with Florida head coach Tim Walton Monday night. "Haley and I have talked…

Auburn Alum Crowned Winner of 2017 Bassmaster Classic

Jordan Lee, a 25-year-old from Gunterville Alabama, is at the top of the professional bass fishing world. During Sunday's final round of the GEICO Bassmaster Classic, Lee caught five bass from Lake Conroe that weighed 27 pounds, 4 ounces, pushing…

Central Basketball Players Sign Scholarships

Two Central High basketball players are headed to the next level. On Wednesday morning, Tiyah Johnson and Lashunte Faniel signed scholarships in front of family and friends. Johnson is headed to…

Auburn Hoops Assistant Takes Job at USF

Auburn basketball assistant coach Chad Dollar is leaving after just one season on Bruce Pearl's staff, accepting a position at South Florida under head coach Brian Gregory. Before coming to Auburn in 2016 Dollar spent five seasons on Gregory's staff…

Central Wide Receiver Gets Invite to Opening Finals

A highly recruited prospect and area football star is headed to Oregon later this summer. Central wide receiver Justyn Ross received an invitation to the Opening Finals on Sunday while competing in the Opening Regionals in Atlanta. The Opening Finals…

Auburn High's Damon Traylor Signs Football Scholarship

An Auburn High football player signed scholarship papers on Friday morning. Damon Traylor signed to play football for Belhaven University in Jackson, Mississippi. Pictured in the image are: Hakeem Pitts, Lakeisha Payne, Damon Traylor, Lashaela Malone, Vicshavious Brooks, Coach Adam Winegarden, James Howard,…

Opelika Hires New Head Football Coach

Exactly one month to the day after long-time Opelika football coach Brian Blackmon resigned, Opelika has found his replacement. Caleb Ross has been named the new head football coach at Opelika High…

Auburn's T.J. Lang Announces Decision to Transfer

The Auburn men's basketball team is losing one of their players. On Wednesday afternoon, guard T.J. Lang took to Twitter to announce his decision to transfer from the program. Lang had been with the Tigers program for three seasons. He…

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

  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 top shape and practice…

Alabama Adds Sun-Belt Opponent to 2019 Schedule

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…

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…

Auburn Holds Annual Pro Day

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…

War Eagle Week 2017 Calendar Set

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…

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