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Carver Football reports violations, will keep playoff spot

MONTGOMERY –Montgomery’s G.W. Carver High School has self-reported its football team played an ineligible player in violation of the AHSAA Transfer Rule.       Carver reported the ineligible student participated in four contests this season. As a result, Carver’s football program will be fined and must forfeit all games won that the ineligible student participated in. The games included contests versus Class…

Sidney Lanier Forfeits Seven games due to Ineligible Player

MONTGOMERY –Sidney Lanier High School has self-reported its football team played an ineligible player in violation of the AHSAA Academic Rule.       An ineligible student participated in all seven Class 6A, Region 2 contests this season, including six games won by the school. As a result, Sidney Lanier’s football program will be fined and must forfeit all games won that the…

Troy Can’t Upset No. 24 Coastal Carolina

Troy’s Upset Bid Falls Short at No. 24 Coastal Carolina As usual, Troy and Coastal Carolina played into the final minute with the outcome in doubt. As has been the case for the past three years, the No. 24 Chanticleers prevailed 35-28 Thursday night on ESPN2. Coastal Carolina held a precarious late lead behind an ailing but productive quarterback Grayson…

LACEUP – Week One Highlights and Scores

AHSAA FOOTBALL SCOREABOARD Week 1Results (Includes Thursday’s scores) CLASS 7A Alma Bryant 28, Mary Montgomery 12 Auburn 16, Opelika 14 Austin 17, Decatur 13 Central-Phenix City 33, Eufaula 0 Daphne 54, Davidson 14 Dothan 14, Park Crossing 7 Enterprise 28, Carver-Montgomery 12 Fairhope 28, Andalusia 0 Foley 20, Murphy 0 Gadsden City 34, Fort Payne 10 Grissom 33, Lee-Huntsville 22…

Raptor Center to Resume Shows on Football Weekends in Auburn

  AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — A raptor center at Auburn University will resume its shows on football weekends. The Auburn University Southeastern Raptor Center plans its “Football, Fans, and Feathers” educational series every Friday before home football games. Each show will feature about 10 raptors, including hawks, eagles, and other birds of prey. Tickets for the hour-long shows are available…

LACEUP – Week Zero Highlights and Scores

Friday Dothan 42, Bob Jones 32 (jamboree game) Thursday Handley 55, Guntersville 21 Other Games CLASS 7A Alma Bryant 22, B.C. Rain 0 Auburn 45, Park Crossing 0 Baker 13, UMS-Wright 0 Brentwood Academy (TN) 35, Florence 18 Central-Phenix City 42, Peach County (GA) 23 Enterprise 57, Bay (FL) 21 Foley 28, Robertsdale 19 Gadsden City 34, Etowah 0 Hewitt-Trussville…

COVID-19 Concerns for Football Season

Football season is here, but what does that mean with COVID still around? There are concerns about high school and college football games becoming potential super spreaders. With the COVID vaccine being available for the public, there are still concerns with sporting events causing a super spreader. Football season is a social event that all southerners look forward to each…