Author: Janae Smith

Coach a Child – Prattville YMCA

Alabama News  Network and Air Now are helping our community with the 3 Degree
Challenge.  This month's charity is Coach a Child through the Prattville YMCA. They
provide the community with access to vital programs and resources that support youth
development, healthy living and social responsibility. Financial assistance is available
for these programs as well as child care and proper activity that promotes a heathier
lifestyle. Coach a Child needs donations to their Scholarship Fund to be able to help
more families participate. Please visit Alabamanews.net and click on 3 Degree
Guarantee to learn more about Coach a Child.

ASU Athletics: SWAC announces Commissioner’s Honor Roll

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. | The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) announced its 2020-21 Commissioner’s Honor Roll members Thursday morning.The SWAC Commissioner’s Honor Roll is composed of student-athletes with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. For more ASU Athletics News, visit AlabamaNews.Net!

ASU Baseball: Alabama State honored with 2020-21 ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award

MONTGOMERY, Ala. | Alabama State was one of 580 high school, junior college and college programs recognized by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) for their work in the classroom. The Hornets, the only member from the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) on the list, were among the schools to receive the 2020-21 ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award announced by the organization to close out the month of July. For more ASU News, visit AlabamaNews.Net!

SEASON PREMIERE AUG 10: DC’s Stargirl – “Summer School: Chapter One”

Watch the SEASON PREMIERE of DC's Stargirl Tuesday, August 10 at 8PM on your local Montgomery CW!

In the thrilling second season, Courtney and her friends
take on one of the most frightening adversaries in DC’s mythology – the dark entity of
corruption known as Eclipso. Watch the SEASON PREMIERE of DC’s Stargirl Tuesday, August 10 at 8PM on your local Montgomery CW!

ASU Track & Field: Alabama State earns academic honors from USTFCCCA

MONTGOMERY, Ala. | The U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the All-Academic Teams and individuals for the 2021 season Thursday and Alabama State was among the teams recognized for their work in the classroom. Alabama State had both teams recognized by the organization with the men earning the award with an overall grade point average of 3.068 and the women with a 3.127 grade point average. For more ASU Hornets news, visit AlabamaNews.Net!

ASU Volleyball: Alabama State named USMC/AVCA Team Academic Award winner

LEXINGTON, Ky. | For the second consecutive year, Alabama State was named as a United States Marine Corps (USMC) and American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award winners announced this week.Alabama State finished the year with 13 players with a 3.0 grade point average or better. For more ASU Hornets News, visit AlabamaNews.Net!

ASU Football: Alabama State to be seen on ESPN Family of Networks

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. | The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) released the 2021 television schedule following Media Days, and Alabama State will be on the ESPN Family of Networks four different times throughout the season including one contest at ASU Stadium. For more ASU Hornets News, visit AlabamaNews.Net!