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Biscuits Fall 5-4 to BayBears in Hard Fought Game

The Biscuits (75-59) lost game four of their five-game series against Mobile (63-70), by a score of 5-4, on Tuesday night at Riverwalk Stadium. Despite a loss, Montgomery officially clinched the wild card spot thanks to losses from both the Jackson Generals and Tennessee Smokies. Both teams are now officially out of playoff contention. Logan Darnell (5-2) made his 11th start of…

Biscuits Clinch Playoffs for Third Straight Year with Win Over Baybears

For a club record third-straight year the Montgomery Biscuits (75-58) are headed to the postseason. Their 4-0 win over the Mobile BayBears (62-70) on Monday night at Riverwalk Stadium made history, as the Butter and Blue are playoff bound for the sixth time in their 14-year history. The Biscuits entered Monday needing a win, or a Tennessee Smokies loss, to clinch a playoff spot,…

Ben Lang

Ben Lang is the weekend meteorologist for Alabama News Network.  Ben was born in Seattle, Washington, where he lived until the age of 4.  From there, Ben moved with his family to Memphis, Tennessee, where he grew up. Ben is a graduate of Mississippi State University where he earned a degree in Geosciences with a concentration in Professional Broadcast Meteorology. …

Future Forecasters Come to Alabama News Network

1/3Future Forecasters Audition Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3Future Forecasters Audition Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3Future Forecasters Auditino Show Caption Hide Caption The next generation of meteorologists were here this morning getting ready for their debut this year! Our weather team was at the station holding auditions for our future forecasters. Every year we have kids from ages 7 through 12…

Coaches Getting a Lesson from the Legends

High School coaches aren’t usually sitting on the bench, but coaches from across the River Region took one for the team to learn more about the game from some of the best coaches in Alabama history. Former Alabama Coach Mike DuBose and former Troy coach Larry Blakeney had a sit-down meeting with coaches at the Alabama High School Athletic Association’s…

SEC Media Days: What Are Bama’s Keys to Winning Another National Championship?

The Alabama Crimson Tide is hoping for a consecutive national football championship in the 2016 season. But reaching that goal won’t be easy for head coach Nick Saban or his players. Alabama News Network’s sports analyst John Longshore has outlined his keys to winning another trophy. One obstacle will be playing Ole Miss on the road. It’s a team that…

Ben Lang

Ben Lang is the weekend meteorologist for Alabama News Network.  Ben was born in Seattle, Washington, where he lived until the age of 4.  From there, Ben moved with his family to Memphis, Tennessee, where he grew up. Ben is a graduate of Mississippi State University where he earned a degree in Geosciences with a concentration in Professional Broadcast Meteorology. …

Lebron Fulfills Promise; Brings Championship to Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) – LeBron James came home with the trophy he promised, and the championship Cleveland has coveted for 52 years. The NBA superstar, born and raised in nearby Akron, stepped off a plane Monday and hoisted the shiny Larry O’Brien Trophy as more than 10,000 fans celebrated the city’s first title since 1964. The Cavs overcame a 3-1 deficit…

Nike Will Continue to Partner with Sharapova Despite Ban

Nike says it “will continue to partner” with Maria Sharapova, despite her two-year suspension for failing a drug test. The sportswear giant said in a statement Wednesday: “We hope to see Maria back on court.” Sharapova was punished by a three-person Tennis Anti-Doping Program tribunal appointed by the International Tennis Federation, which concluded she took meldonium “for the purpose of…