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Bobby Howard elected to NHSBCA Hall of Fame

Longtime area baseball coach Bobby Howard is once again receiving national honors. According to the National High School Baseball Coaches Association website, Howard has been selected as one of two 2017 inductees to their Hall of Fame. Howard began coaching…

Ticket prices for Alabama-Clemson championship game hit a record

(CNN) - College football fans face record ticket prices ahead of Monday's National Championship game. The average resale price of a ticket to the Alabama-Clemson game is close to $3,000. That's a record for the college title game according to…

Scholar Athlete: Central tight end, Bryce Wade

A few years ago, Bryce Wade made the decision to transfer schools. "I wanted to be a part of a football team, public school, 7A, the highest you could get," he said. "I wanted to win state."   The former Glenwood Gator has been a Central Red Devil since his sophomore year and is happy with his decision.  But he's made one other decision that's paid off. The former defensive lineman is now a tight end.   "Making the switch, it was all different,...

Scholar Athlete: Opelika football player, RaKavius Chambers

It was November of his junior year when RaKavius Chambers received his first D-I offer to play football.   "I didn't think I'd ever get a scholarship so when I got that first scholarship I was like I can do this," Chambers said. "So I kept playing hard and other offers came in and that felt good."   More than ten D-1 offers to be exact, including the school Chambers verbally committed to back in April: Duke University. He knew it was the school ...

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