Early scoring by the Biloxi Shuckers led to a 9-1 blowout victory over the Rocket City Trash Pandas Thursday night at Toyota Field.

The Athens Golden Eagles football team and head coach Cody Gross have been on the lookout for a new defensive coordinator ever since former DC Jonathan Snider accepted the head football coaching job at Ardmore back in May. That search officially came to end Tuesday, as Ervin Jackson joined t…

With most of the runs coming in the early innings, a timely hit by the Rocket City Trash Pandas late in the game gave them an 8-6 win over the Biloxi Shuckers in the series opener Tuesday night at Toyota Field.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Pitchers will be ejected and suspended for 10 games for using illegal foreign substances to doctor baseballs in a crackdown by Major League Baseball that will start June 21.

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COPENHAGEN (AP) — Christian Eriksen sent his first public message from the hospital on Tuesday, thanking supporters for their "sweet and amazing" well-wishes after his collapse at the European Championship.

Fourteen members of the Calhoun Community College Warhawks baseball team will be moving on to new programs to continue their academic and athletic careers beginning this fall.

The Rocket City Trash Pandas launched a couple home runs to give them a 6-4 come-from-behind victory over the Tennessee Smokies Thursday night at Smokies Stadium.

The Elite 50 Alabama National Invitational Showcase, featuring 60 teams, will be taking place today through Sunday at the Athens Sportsplex, weather permitting. There will also be tournaments taking place in Decatur.

In what was a back-and-forth game throughout Tuesday evening between the Rocket City Trash Pandas and the Tennessee Smokies, the Trash Pandas held on for an 8-7 victory in their series opener at Smokies Stadium.

Athens native, Stephen Phraner, a recent graduate of Vanderbilt University with a bachelors degree in economics, received an honor for being a student manager for the 2021 Vanderbilt Commodores baseball team.

Three solo home runs by the Rocket City Trash Pandas offense and a 10-strikeout performance by starting pitcher Reid Detmers led to a 3-1 victory Saturday night over the Chattanooga Lookouts at Toyota Field.

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PARIS (AP) — Serena Williams turns 40 in September. Roger Federer hits that milestone the month before. No one knows how many more French Open appearances each will make, and this year's tournament ended for both on Sunday.

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver and former Athens Golden Eagles star Terrance “Quez” Watkins held his first football camp Saturday at Athens Stadium.

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Montana Fouts threw a perfect game with 14 strikeouts on her 21st birthday, and Alabama defeated UCLA 6-0 on Friday night to advance to the semifinals of the Women's College World Series.

Bobby Sprowl, current head baseball coach at Shelton State Community College and former MLB pitcher, will be hosting the 2021 Bobby Sprowl Summer Baseball Camp 9 a.m.–2 p.m. June 14–17 at the Athens Sportsplex on U.S. 31.

Recent graduates Elizabeth Waldrep of Athens High School and Ethan Keeton of East Limestone High School were recognized as the 2021 recipients of the Bama Zack Memorial Scholarship. Each will receive $1,500 that will be applied to college tuition.

Tanner Rattlers boys head soccer coach Matt Smith has come a long way in his now eight years at the helm. Coming from a football background, including playing at Miles College after graduating from Tanner in 2007, admittedly, Smith didn't know anything about the game when he first became Tan…

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Montana Fouts struck out 16 and allowed two hits in a complete-game victory, helping No. 3 seed Alabama beat Arizona 5-1 on Thursday night in the Women's College World Series opener for both teams.

The Rocket City Trash Pandas got out to an early 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first on a sacrifice fly by Gavin Cecchini, but that lead was short-lived, as the Birmingham Barons tallied 17 runs in their 17-4 victory Sunday afternoon in the series finale at Toyota Field.

Michael Pendergast takes over for the retiring Duane Wales as the new head football coach of the Elkmont Red Devils football team. Elkmont finished 1-9 in the 2020 season. Their only win came in an exciting 45-36 victory over the Hanceville Bulldogs in the final game of the season.

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Despite a stellar pitching performance by Rocket City’s Reid Detmers, the Trash Pandas took a 5-1 loss to open their six-game homestand against the Birmingham Barons Tuesday night at Toyota Field.

West Limestone Wildcats head football coach Shelby Davis and West Limestone High School hosted their second annual youth football camp Saturday morning at James Kennemer Stadium.

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ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons began their offseason training program Tuesday without longtime star receiver Julio Jones, who apparently has no intention of returning to a rebuilding team that is still struggling to get under the salary cap.

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TOKYO (AP) — The Japanese government Tuesday was quick to deny a U.S. warning for Americans to avoid traveling to Japan would have an impact on Olympians wanting to compete in the postponed Tokyo Games.

An early lead by the Pensacola Blue Wahoos was too much for the Rocket City Trash Pandas to overcome Sunday, losing the final game of the six game series 7-4 at Blue Wahoos Stadium in Pensacola.

Though the Ardmore Tigers came up short in their 6-1 loss to the Satsuma Gators in the 2021 AHSAA 5A Softball State Championship game Wednesday afternoon, it was a season and tournament they’ll never forget with a runner-up finish. In Ardmore softball head coach Stephen Baugh’s mind, they’re…

A late fifth inning score by the Ardmore Tigers broke the 1-1 tie and secured the 2-1 victory over the Hayden Wildcats Tuesday to advance in the 2021 AHSAA State Softball Tournament at Choccolocco Park in Oxford.

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