Auburn’s basketball team was finial named number one in this weeks AP ranking after being overlooked as number one last week. This is the first time in 118 years that Auburn Men’s basketball has achieved this ranking. The Auburn team with the leadership of Coach Pearl has proven they can do the job with 15 wins in a row and 7-0 SEC. Congratulations to Coach Pearl and the Auburn Tigers Men’s Basketball Team.
Congratulations to Opelika High School graduate Justin Shorter on signing a track and field scholarship to Limestone University!
Ready for some football? SEC releases 2021 schedule. Here is the week by week roundup. http://a.espncdn.com/sec/football/2021/2021%20SEC%20Football%20Schedules.pdf
Congratulations to OHS Senior Andrew Parr for signing a baseball scholarship to Andrew College. Pictured front row (l-r): Benjamin Parr-father, Andrew Parr, and Nanette Parr-mother. Back row (l-r): Coach Jamie Ferguson, Zach Blatt-OHS Head Baseball Coach, Coach Mantre Battle, Coach Levale Speigner, and Mike Pugh-OHS Athletic Director.
Congratulations to OHS Senior Tykell Jones for signing a soccer scholarship to Andrew College.
Starting Friday night and a trip to Spanish Fort, in a hard-fought game Opelika came up short with Spanish Fort taking the win 27-24. Scores from other AHSAA playoff games are as followed:
2019 AHSAA State Football Playoffs
Lanett (13-0) 42, Sweet Water (11-2) 35
Mars Hill Bible (14-0) 22, Pickens County (11-3) 18
Reeltown (13-1) 29, Leroy (11-3) 28 (OT)
Fyffe (14-0) 21, Collinsville (12-2) 0
Mobile Christian (9-4) 41, T.R. Miller (9-5) 21
Piedmont (13-1) 41, Walter Wellborn (12-2) 7
UMS-Wright (13-0) 21, Andalusia (10-4) 14
Jacksonville (12-2) 34, Anniston (9-5) 13
Pleasant Grove (13-1) 16, Briarwood Christian (12-2) 14
Central-Clay County (12-2) 27, Mortimer Jordan (11-3) 0
Spanish Fort (9-4) 27, Opelika (11-2) 24
Oxford (13-1) 31, Pinson Valley (10-3) 28
Super 7 Starts this week!
Auburn 48 Alabama 45. Wow, what a game.