(October 6, 2017)
Alabama State University President, Dr. Quinton T. Ross, Jr., announced that Donald Hill-Eley will move into the role of Interim head football coach after Brian Jenkins was relieved of his duties on Friday.
(June 8, 2017)
For the second consecutive year, the Southwestern Athletic Conference has recognized Alabama State University as the winners of the Sadie Magee/Barbara Jacket Award, C.D. Henry Award, as well as the James Frank Commissioner’s Cup for the 2016-17 academic year.
Auburn’s Kasey Cooper is greeted by coach Clint Meyers as she rounds third on her home run in the fourth inning of the Tigers’ win over Alabama State on Wednesday. (Staff Photo)
By Tim Gayle
(April 27, 2017)
The game might not have turned out quite the way Chris Steiner-Wilcoxson was hoping, but the Alabama State softball coach certainly couldn’t complain about the environment.
A crowd estimated at 1,500 turned out at Lagoon Park Softball Complex Field No. 6 to watch the Hornets battle the Auburn Tigers on Wednesday night and even a 14-1 loss to the Southeastern Conference power was quickly put on the backburner as the second-year coach and her players lingered on the field to sign autographs for hundreds of younger softball fans.
(April 4, 2017)
The Montgomery Biscuits will open the 2017 campaign against the Biloxi Shuckers (Brewers) on Thursday at Riverwalk Stadium…Alabama State University senior Britney Wright added another piece of hardware for the 2016-17 season, named the BOXTOROW Division I National Player of the Year.
Alabama State moved its game with Auburn to Lagoon Park. (Photo courtesy Alabama State Athletics)
By Tim Gayle
(March 31, 2017)
Alabama State softball coach Chris Steiner-Wilcoxson wanted to play Auburn on campus, but she knew she didn’t have the facilities to host the fifth-ranked Tigers.
“It’s not very often you can get a top five opponent to travel,” Steiner-Wilcoxson said. “We’re very excited about bringing Auburn into town.”
Natalie Norman, who books the events for the city’s softball facilities, was looking for a marquee matchup when she learned the Tigers were on ASU’s schedule.
(March 21, 2017)
Alabama State University head football coach Brian Jenkins announced the hiring of three new coaches to his staff on Wednesday.
(March 8, 2017)
Two-time defending SWAC champ Alabama State women’s basketball team battled Arkansas-Pine Bluff before advancing to the tournament semifinals with a 48-46 victory at the Dunn-Oliver Acadome Tuesday night.
Alabama State donned the full pads Saturday in preparations for the upcoming season. (Photo courtesy Alabama State Unv. Athletic Dept)
(August 6, 2016)
After spending most of the first week of preseason practice in acclimation sessions, the Alabama State Hornets hit the field in full pads for the first time Saturday, which also represented the first day of two-a-day practice sessions.
(July 11, 2016)
EUGENE, Ore. — Alabama State University assistant track and field coach Jacquelyn Coward finished among the nation’s top eight 100 meter hurdles runners at the 2016 Olympic Trials on Friday evening.
The old baseball field at Alabama State was home to the first ASU team to reach the NCAA tourney. (Photo contributed)
By Tim Gayle
(June 3, 2016)
While the 2016 Alabama State University baseball team is making history as the first Hornet team to ever win the Southwestern Athletic Conference Baseball Tournament and earn an automatic invitation to the NCAA Regionals, they’re not the first ASU team to play in an NCAA tournament.