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Like Gus Malzahn With Football – Clint Meyers Has Brought a ‘New Day’ to Auburn Softball

By Posted on: March 26th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 7 Comments »
Teammates congratulate Auburn player Jade Rhodes (8) after a sixth inning home run against Miss State Mar. 22, 2014, at the Jane B. Moore Field in Auburn, Ala. (Julie Bennett/jbennet/al.com)

Teammates congratulate Auburn player Jade Rhodes (8) after jer sixth inning home run against Miss State March 22, 2014, at the Jane B. Moore Field in Auburn. (photo:Julie Bennett/al.com) “When we began our search for a new softball coach, the goal was to find a proven winner.” Auburn Athletic Director Jay Jacobs on the hiring Continue Story…

Auburn Softball Team Ranked in Top 25 for First Time this Year

By Posted on: February 25th, 2014 in Other Sports 1 Comment »
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               Marcy Harper throws a strike during the Plainsman Invite , Feb.9th. (photo:auburntigers.com)The Auburn Softball team was ranked in the top 25 teams in the country today when the Tigers broke into the poll at No. 24. It is the first national raking for the Tigers since 2012.The national Continue Story…

Dufner watch-Accenture Match Play Championship, Updated

By Posted on: February 21st, 2014 in Member Post, Other Sports 1 Comment »
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Jason in true AU fashion is staging dramtic late comebacks and is going through the field in the Accenture Match Play Championship. In the first round he was 3 down with 3 holes to play. He birdied 16 and 17 and won 18 with a par. On the first whole of overtime…sudden death, he made Continue Story…

Spring Has Sprung on The Plains (AU spring sports that is)

By Posted on: February 19th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 4 Comments »
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                                                                                        (photo:Phillip Marshall,auburntigers.com)Although Auburn University just went through several days of snow and ice that caused classes to be cancelled, the baseball open house postponed, and the calling of the Softball Team’s opener in the seventh inning – the official start of spring is just around the corner. Warmer, sunny days are approaching and people Continue Story…

Auburn Wins Most Important Game – Gives Sunny Golloway 1st Victory

By Posted on: February 15th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 10 Comments »
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                                     Sunny Golloway won his debut game at Auburn. (photo:Julie Bennett, al.com)Just days after schools and businesses were closed in Auburn, Ala. for snow and ice, the Auburn Tigers opened their 2014 baseball season Friday in the Snow Bird Classic in Port Charlotte, Fla. The Tigers made new Coach Continue Story…

No Better Place for Quail Hunting than Pat Dye’s Crooked Oaks Preserve

By Posted on: February 12th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 7 Comments »
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                     Bill Sewell aka. MyAuburn in the field at Crooked Oaks. (photo by AubTigerman)             Everyone needs a pastime, a hobby if you will. And the more avid you are about that hobby, the more enjoyment it will bring. Webster defines pastime as something that amuses and serves to make time pass agreeably. After college Continue Story…

Clint Meyers Debut Ends in a 6-5 Tie – (updated)

By Posted on: February 7th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 2 Comments »
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The Clint Meyers debut as Auburn’s Head Softball Coach ended last night in a tie after leading the Troy Trojans 6-5 in the sixth inning. The Tigers down at one point 5-1, rallied back to take the lead when rain and sleet caused the game to be called. Under the rules, the score reverts to Continue Story…

We have lost another member of the AU Family

By Posted on: January 31st, 2014 in Other Sports 2 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                                           (photo:Tracy Wilcox, Golfweek)We have lost another family member.Auburn Womens Golf Team Director of Golf Operations Danielle Downey was killed in a car crash Thursday. Danielle was an accomplished golfer in her own rite and played on the Futures Tour and the LPGA tour. Continue Story…