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  • Southside High OL Tyler Carr commits to Auburn over Alabama

    Southside High OL Tyler Carr commits to Auburn over Alabama

    Tuesday, June 24 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-06-24 21:27:30 GMT
    Auburn won another in-state recruiting battle. Four-star offensive lineman Tyler Carr of Southside High School in Gadsden verbally committed to Auburn over offers from Alabama, Florida, Georgia and a host of other SEC schools.More >>
    Auburn won another in-state recruiting battle. Four-star offensive lineman Tyler Carr of Southside High School in Gadsden verbally committed to Auburn over offers from Alabama, Florida, Georgia and a host of other SEC schools.More >>
  • Basketball coach Cedric Lane leaves Wenonah for Jackson-Olin

    Basketball coach Cedric Lane leaves Wenonah for Jackson-Olin

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-06-10 23:38:37 GMT
    The path is clear for Cedric Lane to become the new basketball coach at Jackson-Olin High School.The Birmingham City School's school board approved the hire Tuesday night.Lane has been the head coach at Wenonah High School the past decade and led the Dragons to the Final 48 in four of the last five seasons. Wenonah's quest at four consecutive Class 5A Championships was derailed by Athens in the Northwest Regional last February.The Wenonah basketball website listed Lane's record as 210-78 befo...More >>
    The path is clear for Cedric Lane to become the new basketball coach at Jackson-Olin High School.The Birmingham City School's school board approved the hire Tuesday night.Lane has been the head coach at Wenonah High School the past decade and led the Dragons to the Final 48 in four of the last five seasons. Wenonah's quest at four consecutive Class 5A Championships was derailed by Athens in the Northwest Regional last February.The Wenonah basketball website listed Lane's record as 210-78 befo...More >>
  • Minor's Maurice Smitherman commits to Mississippi State

    Minor's Maurice Smitherman commits to Mississippi State

    Thursday, June 5 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-06-06 02:31:19 GMT
    Minor defensive back Maurice Smitherman will play college football at Mississippi State.The three-star prospect announced his decision on twitter:I'm proud to be a Mississippi State commit #HailState #Dawg15The 5-foot-11, 178 pound Smitherman claimed more than 50 offers, including Florida, Georgia and Alabama but ironically, it was a former Crimson Tide star that convinced him to look outside the state for college. Mississippi State assistant Deshea Townsend was in charge of the Bulldogs recr...More >>
    Minor defensive back Maurice Smitherman will play college football at Mississippi State.The three-star prospect announced his decision on twitter:I'm proud to be a Mississippi State commit #HailState #Dawg15The 5-foot-11, 178 pound Smitherman claimed more than 50 offers, including Florida, Georgia and Alabama but ironically, it was a former Crimson Tide star that convinced him to look outside the state for college. Mississippi State assistant Deshea Townsend was in charge of the Bulldogs recr...More >>
  • AHSAA baseball playoffs: Class 2A, 3A championship series rained out Wednesday

    AHSAA baseball playoffs: Class 2A, 3A championship series rained out Wednesday

    Wednesday, May 14 2014 5:01 PM EDT2014-05-14 21:01:50 GMT
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Storms and heavy rain forced the AHSAA to cancel Wednesday's baseball championship series for Class 2A and 3A.More >>
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Storms and heavy rain forced the AHSAA to cancel Wednesday's baseball championship series for Class 2A and 3A.More >>
  • Alabama prep stars nominated for U.S. Army All-American Bowl

    Alabama prep stars nominated for U.S. Army All-American Bowl

    Friday, May 9 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-05-09 23:19:29 GMT
    The push is on to become a U.S. Army All-American.The selection committee for the high school bowl game released a list of 400 high school players that have been nominated, including 11 from the state of Alabama.More >>
    The push is on to become a U.S. Army All-American.The selection committee for the high school bowl game released a list of 400 high school players that have been nominated, including 11 from the state of Alabama.More >>
  • Hoover LB Darrell Williams picks Auburn

    Hoover LB Darrell Williams picks Auburn

    Wednesday, May 7 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-05-07 20:34:07 GMT
    Darrell Williams wanted to wrap up his school work before the summer.Hoover High Schools four-star linebacker committed to Auburn on Wednesday. The Bucs star picked the Tigers over offers from Oklahoma, Alabama and Florida State among others.The 6-foot-3, 227 pound Williams had 61 tackles and 13 tackles for loss last season for the Bucs, who won the Class 6A state championship.Williams is the ninth four-star player committed to be part of Auburn's 2015 signing class.More >>
    Darrell Williams wanted to wrap up his school work before the summer.Hoover High Schools four-star linebacker committed to Auburn on Wednesday. The Bucs star picked the Tigers over offers from Oklahoma, Alabama and Florida State among others.The 6-foot-3, 227 pound Williams had 61 tackles and 13 tackles for loss last season for the Bucs, who won the Class 6A state championship.Williams is the ninth four-star player committed to be part of Auburn's 2015 signing class.More >>
  • Andrew Steele introduced as basketball coach at John Carroll

    Andrew Steele introduced as basketball coach at John Carroll

    Thursday, May 1 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-05-01 23:34:20 GMT
    Former Alabama player Andrew Steele is the new basketball coach at John Carroll High School.The school introduced Steele in a press conference on Thursday afternoon.More >>
    Former Alabama player Andrew Steele is the new basketball coach at John Carroll High School.The school introduced Steele in a press conference on Thursday afternoon.
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  • Top basketball prospect Danjel Purifoy no longer on Bibb County team

    Top basketball prospect Danjel Purifoy no longer on Bibb County team

    Wednesday, April 30 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-04-30 22:10:56 GMT
    Danjel Purifoy may be forced to pick a new high school before he decides on his college.The state's top basketball prospect is reportedly no longer a member of the team at Bibb County High School. Head coach Russ Wallace told the Minneapolis Star Tribune that Purifoy "didn't do the things that he needed to do" to be on the Choctaws.Wallace told the newspaper he didn't know where Purifoy would be in school for his senior season.The 6-foot-6, 190 pound player is a four-star prospect and rated t...More >>
    Danjel Purifoy may be forced to pick a new high school before he decides on his college.The state's top basketball prospect is reportedly no longer a member of the team at Bibb County High School. Head coach Russ Wallace told the Minneapolis Star Tribune that Purifoy "didn't do the things that he needed to do" to be on the Choctaws.Wallace told the newspaper he didn't know where Purifoy would be in school for his senior season.The 6-foot-6, 190 pound player is a four-star prospect and rated t...More >>