Christina Chambers joined WBRC FOX6 in November 2015 as a sports reporter. She has more than five years of experience covering the SEC, ACC, C-USA, and high school sports throughout Alabama and Georgia.
Prior to joining the WBRC FOX6 sports team, Christina served as a sports reporter/anchor at WAKA in Montgomery, AL. She began her broadcast career as a sports and news reporter at WLTZ NBC38 in Columbus, Georgia, before joining the regional sports network Comcast Sports Southeast in Atlanta. At CSS, she served as the Auburn University beat reporter and sideline reporter for Friday night high school football games. In 2014, Christina also did freelance work as a sideline reporter & halftime host for Raycom Media and the AHSAA during broadcasts of the Super 7 high school football playoffs, and high school basketball finals.
A native of Cullman, Alabama, Christina was a four-year Division 1A scholarship athlete at UAB (cross country and track), where she received a B.A in journalism.
While sports is her passion, Christina loves spending her free time running, and with family and friends. She is eager to hear from you with story ideas or suggestions on any fun road races!
Birmingham Legion FC announced Wednesday that it will kickstart its 2020 season in Birmingham with a preseason friendly match against MLS powerhouse and 2018 MLS Cup Champions, Atlanta United FC, on Saturday, February 8, at 3:30 p.m. CT at BBVA Field.
UAB may have suffered it’s worst loss since The Return, 49-6 to Florida Atlantic in the Conference USA Championship game Saturday, but the Blazers are keeping their heads high knowing how far along the program has come over the last three years.
Thompson High School senior quarterback Sawyer Pate was 14-of-22 passing for 239 yards and two touchdowns and also rushed for two short scores to lead the Warriors past defending Class 7A state champion Central-Phenix City 40-14 Wednesday night in the Super 7.
No. 5 ranked Alabama fell short to No. 15 Auburn 48-45 Saturday night to fall to 10-2 on the season. For the first time in College Football Playoff history, Alabama will unlikely make the playoff after suffering it’s second loss of the season Saturday night.
The Oxford Yellow Jackets knocked off two-time defending 6A state champions Pinson Valley 31-28 in the 6A semifinals Friday night to advance to the state championship game for the first time in 26 years.
The Pinson Valley Indians will face Oxford in the 6A semifinals for our Sideline Game of the Week Friday night. Pinson Valley is 10-2 on the season and lost to the Yellow Jackets 34-33 during the regular season.
Thanksgiving is Mario Addison’s favorite holiday and he believes there’s no better way to celebrate than to giveback. On Tuesday, the Carolina Panthers linebacker handed out 300 turkeys to families in need throughout Birmingham.
For the second straight year and the fifth time since 2011, the Golden Bears will play for the SIAC title. Miles College left Thursday morning to travel to Albany State, a team the Golden Bears have faced in each of its five SIAC Championship game appearances.