High School Sports

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…

Carver Falls to St. Pius in Quarterfinals

Tuesday night the Carver girls defeated Jefferson punching their ticket to the girls 4A semi-finals.  On Wednesday night the Carver boys looked to do the same against St. Pius X. Carver took a 37-34 lead into the half, but…

Carver Girls Defeat Jefferson, Advance to Final 4

The Carver girls basketball team took on Jefferson in Elite-8 action Tuesday night with the Tigers coming out on top 57-47. Mariah Igus and Ja’nya Love-Hill led the way for Carver with…

Carver, Columbus girls advance to GHSA Final Four

Two area girls basketball teams are still alive in the quest for a state championship. On Tuesday night, the Carver and Columbus girls both won their Elite Eight games to advance in the girls 4A bracket. The Carver girls beat…

Lanett Advances to AHSAA 2A State Championship Game

The Lanett boys basketball team will play for a state title. On Monday night, the Panthers beat Barbour County, 64-48 to win their AHSAA 2A semi-finals game. Anquaevious Pollard led the Panthers with 24 points and 15 rebounds in the win.…

Brian Blackmon talks new job at Auburn, leaving Opelika

Opelika's Brian Blackmon is headed to Auburn University. The long-time Bulldog football coach resigned from his post on Wednesday as football coach and Athletic Director to become an offensive analyst for the Tigers. Coach…

Area teams basketball advance to GHSA Elite Eight

The second round of the GHSA basketball state tournament is underway. In the 5A girls bracket Columbus beat West Hall, 60-57. Tatyana Wyatt led the Blue Devils with 21 points and 9 rebounds while teammate Ariyah Copeland added 12 points, 16 rebounds…

Lanett boys advance to AHSAA 2A state semi-finals

The Lanett boys have punched their ticket to Birmingham. The Panthers beat LaFayette, 53-50 in Tuesday's region finals held in Jacksonville, AL. They now advance to the AHSAA 2A state semi-finals for the second straight year. Up next for Lanett is…

Loachapoka girls fall short of state semi-final trip

The Loachapoka girls basketball season has come to an end. The Lady Indians lost to Westminster, 51-40 in Tuesday's AHSAA 1A region final game. The Indians were led by Desiree' Tyner who had 25 points in the loss. They end their…

Eufaula basketball teams advance to Region Finals

The Eufaula boys and girls are still alive in the quest for an AHSAA State Title. On Monday, both squads played in the Region Semi-Finals in Dothan. The girls beat Wilcox Central, 75-49 for their 19th straight win. Rachel Johnson led…

AHSAA basketball Region Finals schedule set

Area teams will be competing in the AHSAA Region Finals this week. Winners will earn a spot in the State Semi-Finals held in Birmingham. The 7A region finals will be held on Tuesday, February 21st at the Dunn-Oliver Acadome in…

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