With his LaFayette Bulldogs clinging to a narrow lead over Lanett in the final minutes of Friday’s showdown, head coach Obadiah Threadgill had one question for his team.
With 58 seconds to go in the Beulah girls’ matchup with area foe Dadeville, Beulah guard Kensley Taylor chased down a deep pass down court and jumped to catch the ball as it bounced almost out of play.
Basketball fans from Opelika and Auburn packed Auburn High’s gym Friday hoping for some intense action between the two rivals. By the time the boys game ended, it was evident all in attendance had witnessed two classic showdowns.
Over the years, four LaFayette boys basketball teams have won state championships. If this squad’s start to the season is any indication, the Bulldogs may require more room in their trophy case.
The Auburn High boys basketball team did not get the start it wanted at Loachapoka on Friday. However, the Tigers couldn’t ask for much more with the way the game finished.
Auburn High boys basketball coach Chris Brandt is a detail-oriented person, but his new role with the Tigers has the Auburn alum making a mistake he can’t quite shake.
LaFayette sophomore basketball player Feliah Greer is not much of a talker. Lady Bulldogs head coach Michael Bratcher said she shies away from answering questions from the media, and any AAU coaches interested in her have slim odds of getting her on the phone.
The Auburn High boys basketball team only returned one starter from last season, leaving head coach Chris Brandt in a learning mode early this fall. On Tuesday night, Brandt found out this group won’t go down without a fight.
For four years, Morgan Grant has given Glenwood basketball all she’s got. On Monday, those efforts led to a celebration the senior won’t soon forget.
Legendary Auburn High boys basketball coach Frank Tolbert’s retirement party on Sept. 1 was a chance for family, friends and former players to thank him for what he brought to the Auburn City school system over 49 years. But as much as the party was about celebrating what Tolbert means to th…
MONTGOMERY – Through a journey through two schools and over 2,000 points, Quan Holton has been recognized among some of Alabama’s best basketball players and the best in her class.
MONTGOMERY – Through each game and season, Lanett’s Anquaevious Pollard has delivered memorable and clutch performances en route to three straight state championships in basketball.
After a journey that began at a young age, Anquaevious Pollard’s career has been one filled with some of the greatest achievements available to a student-athlete.