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Hot Orange, Ice Blue

By Posted on: August 25th, 2014 in Business - Entertainment, Member Post, Memories, Other Sports 3 Comments »

Okay, folks, you know what you need to do…WAR EAGLE!!! Michael Val (who thinks this is kind of silly, but thinks it is a good awareness-maker)

Former Tiger Tim Puetz Plays Today in Second Round at Wimbledon – (Updated: Puetz impressive in loss)

By Posted on: June 25th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 3 Comments »
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                              Tim Puetz won his debut match at Wimbledon. (photo:Jim Kruger,yahoo)In four seasons at Auburn, star tennis player, Tim Puetz was named All-SEC four times averaging at least 18 wins per season including racking up an incredible .857 winning percentage during his senior year. Now that Puetz is a tennis pro, it comes as no Continue Story…

Change on the Horizon for SEC as Part of NCAA Super Division

By Posted on: May 28th, 2014 in Basketball, Featured Article, Football, News, Other Sports 6 Comments »
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                                      SEC Commissioner Mike Slive (photo:Marvin Gentry,USAToday) The spring meetings of the South Eastern Conference got underway yesterday in Destin, Florida. And for the first time in several years SEC scheduling is not the hot button issue. That Continue Story…

Kasey Cooper Named National Freshman of the Year

By Posted on: May 28th, 2014 in Other Sports 1 Comment »
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                                                                                                                                                (photo:Zach Bland, Auburn media)“This award couldn’t have gone to a more deserving person,” Auburn Head Softball Coach Clint Myers speaking about Freshman, Kasey Cooper. The Tiger third baseman had just been named the Division I Co-National Freshman of the Year. Cooper will share the honor with Tennessee’s Annie Aldrete. The award was presented by the Continue Story…

AU Softball Season Ends at NCAA Region Final But – Tigers “Will Be Back”

By Posted on: May 18th, 2014 in Other Sports 4 Comments »
McKenzie Kilpatrick hits a grand slam.in NCAA Championship game in
Minneapolis. (photo:
Zach Bland,AU medai)

McKenzie Kilpatrick hit a grand slam in the NCAA Regional Championship game in Minneapolis. (photo:Zach Bland,AU media)“We were pumped. We wanted to keep going. We wanted to keep going in the post season, but fell a little short.” Auburn Centerfielder Morgan Estell said after the Tigers lost a close NCAA Region Championship game tonight. The Continue Story…

Postseason is About Playing the Best Teams

By Posted on: May 13th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 2 Comments »
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Auburn Has the Personnel to Win the SEC Softball Tournament (Updated:5-8-14)

By Posted on: May 7th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 6 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                             (photo:Anthony Hall, Auburn media)Shortly after Clint Meyers was hired as the Auburn Softball coach he gave his formula for a winning program: “It’s not so much about how many hits you get, it’s about when you get them. Good defense, good Continue Story…

My Soul Will Forever Yell War Eagle!

By Posted on: April 22nd, 2014 in Basketball, Featured Article, Football, News, Other Sports 6 Comments »
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Auburn great, Doc Robinson with Auburn Media Relations Director Chuck Gallina, and former Auburn AD David Housel at 2014 Tiger Trail Induction Ceremony. (photo:Anthony Hall/Auburn media relations)A couple of weeks ago I was invited to attend Auburn’s walk of fame (the Tiger Trails) induction ceremony by a tailgate friend from Texas. Holly Byrd usually attends Continue Story…