Incoming UA softball players earn national honors

A pair of incoming Alabama softball players earned national recognition this week. Pitcher Montana Fouts was named the ALL-USA High School Player of the Year by USA Today and the MaxPreps National Softball Player of the Year. Incoming transfer pitcher...

Future looks bright for Alabama track program after strong NCAA performance

  In another decade or so, the University of Alabama track and field team will be the answer to an odd trivia question. In a year in which UA athletics won one national championship (in football) and played in...

Alabama’s Josh Sedeno wins Manoa Cup

University of Alabama sophomore Josh Sedeno defeated Hawaii's Justin Ngan on Sunday in the 110th Manoa Cup at the O'ahu Country Club in Hawaii. In the 36-hole match-play final, Sedeno held on for 2-up victory. Ngan took a 2-up lead...

Alabama freshman Clark finishes 3rd in women’s 200

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Alabama freshman Tamara Clark raced to a third-place finish in the women’s 200 meters on the final day of the 2018 USA Track & Field Junior Outdoor Championships in Bloomington, Ind., Sunday. In the final, Clark posted...

Alabama’s Edwards wins at junior outdoor championships

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – The University of Alabama’s Christian Edwards won the men’s triple jump on a weather-delayed second day of the 2018 USA Track & Field Junior Outdoor Championships in Bloomington, Ind., Saturday. Edwards, who took the lead with a...

UA track’s Lampkin, Clark post top-four finishes

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Alabama freshmen Daija Lampkin and Tamara Clark finished second and fourth, respectively, in the women’s 100 meters on the opening day of the USA Track & Field Junior Outdoor Championships in Bloomington, Ind. Friday. Lampkin’s finish earns...

Putyrae is new Alabama rowing coach

Glenn Putyrae, nine-time West Coast Conference Coach of the Year, was chosen as the new head coach of the Alabama rowing team, athletic director Greg Byrne announced on Friday. Putyrae comes to Tuscaloosa with 19 years of head coaching...

Alabama sets record with At-Large Academic All-America selections

Alabama set a record with seven student-athletes named to the Academic All-American At-Large team selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America, the organization announced Thursday. Swimmers Laurent Bams, Robert Howard and Luke Kaliszak were honored on the men’s...

Alabama’s Lauren Stephenson named Golfweek Player of the Year

Alabama’s Lauren Stephenson is the 2017-18 Golfweek Player of the Year for women’s collegiate golf, the magazine announced this week. Stephenson is the first Alabama player to receive the honor in the 20-year history of the award. The honor is...

Alabama 2019 softball schedule coming together

Alabama softball will host Missouri, Mississippi State, Georgia and Kentucky at Rhoads Stadium in SEC play in the 2019 season while visiting Texas A&M, South Carolina, Florida and LSU, The Tuscaloosa News has learned. The Crimson Tide will play a...

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