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  Homewood, Oak Mountain, Spain Park advance in AHSAA Soccer Tournament

Four local teams advance to the Class 6A and 7A state championship game at the AHSAA Soccer Tournament in Hunstville.

NASCAR legend Jimmie Johnson ready for IndyCar debut at Barber

  Olympian Haylie McCleney credits Alabama softball for her making Team USA

  Alabama Gang’s Red Farmer ready to race this weekend after storm damages racecar

  Playing Through Heartbreak: Ohatchee’s Domonique Thomas dedicates football season to family members killed in tornado

Tiger Woods seriously injured in rollover accident

Vestavia’s Ethan Strand highlights Day 2 of AHSAA Indoor Track Championships

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  Kerry Jenkins reflects back on winning 2003 Super Bowl with Tampa Bay Bucs

Shelby, Tuberville introduce measure to honor Hank Aaron

  Remembering baseball icon Hank Aaron

  Bessemer City basketball team remembers former teammate Kayvion Webster

  Tuscaloosa officer named to Alabama Sports Hall of Fame

Bubba Wallace, who urged Confederate flag ban, honored

UAB: Increased evidence of heart swelling in young athletes with COVID-19

A study in Germany indicated that as many as 60 percent of COVID patients had heart inflammation noted on cardiac MRI two months post-infection.

  Vestavia Hills’ Ethan Strand breaks 19-year-old 5K state record

Vestavia Hills cross country runner Ethan Strand broke the state’s 19-year-old 5K record this past weekend by 19 seconds set by Homewood’s Ty Stanfield in 2001.

  Ramsay DT Tim Keenan commits to Alabama

Ramsay defensive tackle Tim Keenan committed to Alabama on Saturday.

  Birmingham City Schools move coaches around to help keep High School football players safe

One local athletic department said they are going to do everything they can to protect the players.

UAB Athletics Department wins 2019-20 Conference USA SAAC Cup

  Sideline: How school districts are keeping players, fans safe during upcoming football season

CFL team releases former Alabama player over controversial anti-LGBTQ tweets

Kylin Hill: ’Change the flag or I won’t be representing this state anymore’

  NFL player Marcell Dareus holds food giveaway at Huffman High School

  Former Bama standout Marcell Dareus to host drive-through mobile food pantry

  Former Bama star Kenyan Drake talks NFL vs Coronavirus

Having suffered two serious injuries while playing for the Tide, trying to adjust during the COVID-19 pandemic is not an issue for Kenyan Drake

  Three local anglers to compete in 50th Bassmaster Classic in Birmingham

Scott Canterbury has fished Lake Guntersville dozens of times, but on Friday when he hits the water for the Bassmaster Classic, he knows it’ll be emotional.

Mountain Brook native Wilkerson Given to race in U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials on Saturday

The U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials get underway at 11am CT Saturday morning in Atlanta, Georgia.

  Moody’s Cory Land wins 110th straight wrestling match

Moody sophomore wrestler Cody Land won his 110th straight wrestling match at the AHSAA State Wrestling Tournament in Huntsville on Saturday.

  Bradley Bozeman takes RV on the road to stop bullying across the nation

When he’s not on the football field, Baltimore Ravens center and former Alabama football star, Bradley Bozeman along with his wife Nikki, are trying to make a difference in the classroom and it all begins with their RV.

  Daytona 500 vs. Ole Miss football for Ricky Stenhouse Jr.

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is on the pole for the 62nd annual Daytona 500. He earned the top starting spot with a speed of over 194.5 miles per hour.

  Casey Mize ready to shine at Detroit Tigers’ spring training

Spring training begins in a few days and the Detroit Tigers will have all eyes on former Auburn ace pitcher Casey Mize.

  Thompson distance runner Jace Jones ready to test his speed at the AHSAA State Indoor Track Meet

Jace Jones, who signed a scholarship with Alabama in December, ranks third in the nation in the 1,600-meter run with a time of 4:13.89.

  Briarwood Christian anglers Grayson Morris, Tucker Smith to compete in Bassmaster Classic

Thursday, Briarwood Christian High School held a special pep rally honoring Grayson Morris and Tucker Smith and surprised them with news that they will compete with the pros at the 2020 Bassmaster Classic in Birmingham.

Vestavia Hills High School runner, Ethan Strand, to race for national championship

He’s won back-to-back 7A cross country state championships, and now Ethan Strand is taking his talents to the national level.

  NFL star Mario Addison holds annual turkey giveaway in Birmingham, talks about the brother he lost to violence

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.

  8-Year-Old Wakeboarder to compete for World Title

Eight-year-old Kane Ward won a national wakeboarding championship and will now compete for a world title next month in Mexico.

Teen tennis phenom Coco Gauff’s family visits Birmingham

Teen tennis phenom Coco Gauff became the youngest player since 1991 to reach the Round of 16 at Wimbledon and her hard work has inspired her family, especially her little brother Codey.

NFL Cornerback Marlon Humphrey holds Elite Football Camp

Former Hoover and Alabama football star Marlon Humphrey held an elite skills football camp at the Hoover Met Complex Saturday afternoon featuring some of the state's best quarterbacks, wide receivers, and cornerbacks.

  Oak Mountain high jumper wins 2nd national championship

Oak Mountain track star, Trey Allen, won his second national championship in high jump a couple of weeks ago, sweeping both indoor and outdoor nationals.

  On an Elite Level: Local gymnast to compete at National Meet

For the first time in her young career, 13-year-old Julianne Huff has qualified as an elite gymnast and is now one meet away from competing in the U-S Championships.

  Hoover QB Robby Ashford commits to Ole Miss

Hoover High School senior Robby Ashford committed to Ole Miss Monday afternoon.

  Alabama’s Haylie McCleney is one of the world’s best softball players

Haylie McCleney has competed for Team USA, both at the junior and national level, since 2013. In 2020, she hopes to represent the United States in the Olympics.

  Zero to 60 in one hill for Alabama skateboarder

Adam Westfall cut his teeth going fast on the hills in Homewood as a downhill skateboarder. Now he's ranked in the top 10 in the world.

  Mountain Brook gymnast to compete at Junior Olympic National Championships

She is one of three gymnasts from the state of Alabama to qualify.

  Trendon Watford to announce decision next week

Mountain Brook basketball star Trendon Watford will announce his decision next week on where he will play college ball.

  Verbena High School’s One-Armed Baseball Player “Out of this League”

Sports can teach us many things. For Verbena High School senior Tyler Abbott, baseball has taught him a valuable life lesson.

  Olympic silver medalist back in Birmingham for Wine 10k

Olympic silver medalist Meb Keflezighi is back in Birmingham to run the Wine 10k this weekend in Homewood.

Reports: AL quarterback Jalen Hurts takes step towards transfer

According to ESPN and CBS Sports, Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts has taken a first but not final step towards transferring to a different college football program.

Former Bama golfer Justin Thomas wins PGA Championship

Former Alabama golfer Justin Thomas won the 99th PGA Championship on Sunday.

First woman to run in Boston Marathon continues breaking barriers for women, seniors in Birmingham

It's the most iconic picture ever taken at the Boston Marathon.

Woodlawn’s Jayla Kirkland to defend titles at New Balance Outdoor Track Nationals

Woodlawn High School track star Jayla Kirkland will compete at the New Balance Nationals this weekend and try to defend her first place titles in the 100-meter dash and 200-meter dash.