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Glenwood sweeps Springwood in big AISA battle

The Glenwood boys and girls basketball teams swept Springwood Tuesday night in an AISA region game. The Lady Gators beat the Wildcats, 50-33 to improve to 22-0 on the season. …

Greg Byrne to be named Alabama's new Athletic Director

Greg Byrne, Vice President for Athletics at the University of Arizona, will become the new Director of Athletics at The University of Alabama effective March 1, pending approval of The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees. The 45-year-old Byrne,…

Alabama's A-Day game scheduled for April 22nd

Alabama fans won't have to wait too long to see their favorite team back on the field. On Wednesday, Alabama announced that their 2017 A-Day game will be played on April 22nd in Bryant-Denny Stadium. The annual spring game is…

Glenwood duo sign baseball scholarships

College dreams were made Monday morning for two area baseball players. Glenwood's Brandon Moseley and Amaury Telemaco Jr. signed the dotted line and secured their spot at the next level.…

Greg Brown named secondary coach at Auburn

Auburn, Ala.—Greg Brown, who has coached three players that have won the Jim Thorpe Award as the nation’s best defensive back, has been named Auburn’s secondary coach announced Gus Malzahn Saturday. A 36-year coaching veteran, Brown comes to Auburn from…

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,...

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