To celebrate Alabama Crimson Tide's victory over Ohio State, Regions Bank is offering debit cards and checks commemorating the College Football Playoff National Championship.
The University at Buffalo football team visited Selma on Wednesday to learn the history of Selma while in Alabama to play in the Camellia Bowl in Montgomery on Christmas Day.
The HBCU Pigskin Showdown is coming to Selma to give standout football players from Historically Black Colleges and Universities who have become draft-eligible at the conclusion of the 2020-21 college football season.
A schedule listing the upcoming games for the Selma High School Saints has been released, with one game to take place today and others still to be announced.
Morgan Academy All-Star football players, cheerleaders and head football coach/athletic director Danny Raines will participate in the 2020 AISA All-Star Football Game Friday, beginning with introductions at 6 p.m. and game time at 6:30 p.m. at the Cramton Bowl in Montgomery.
John T. Morgan Academy graduate Gunnar Henderson has made an impression on the Baltimore Orioles despite some challenges to minor league experience in 2020, according to an article on the team's website.
The 2020 varsity boys and girls basketball season for Morgan Academy got underway on Tuesday, Nov. 17 with home game losses against Macon East Academy. But head varsity basketball coach Luke Hutcheson is excited about his team’s chances this year, and head varsity girls basketball coach Dann…
A Selma High School basketball home game against Sidney Lanier High School originally scheduled for tonight has been cancelled due to a number of reported COVID cases in Selma.
Friday the 13th was unlucky for John T. Morgan Academy ’s hopes for a state football championship. The Senators fell to the Glenwood School Gators 35-6 at the swamp in Phenix City in a game that saw Junior quarterback Andrew Thomas knocked out in the second quarter due to injury.
The Selma High School Saints football team fell 44-0 on the road to Saint Paul’s Episcopal School in an Alabama High School Athletic Association’s second round playoff game Friday night.
The Selma High Schools Saints’ highly touted offense provided just enough scoring punch as its defense shutout Carroll High School in a 22-6 win in Friday night’s first round of the AHSAA playoffs.
The Morgan Academy Senators advanced to the second round of the AISA Class AAA football playoffs by defeating the Class AAA Region 1 Hooper Academy Colts 56-16 in a rout at home on Friday, Nov. 6.
Tonight the Selma High School Saints will take on Carroll High School at Memorial Stadium at 7 p.m. But the game comes with rules implemented at the city-owned stadium.
Morgan Academy will host Hooper in a first round playoff game on Friday, November 6. Admission is $8, no passes accepted. Kickoff is at 7 p.m.
The Selma High School Saints football team is positioned to challenge history in the school’s program by winning a home playoff game for only the second time since the doors opened in 1970.
The Selma Saints football team battled Class 5-A ninth-ranked Demopolis High School in an offensive explosion but fell short 49-34 at Tiger Stadium Friday night.
The AISA Class AAA Region 2 playoff-bound Morgan Academy Senators improved to 7-2 overall and 4-1 in region play with a 45-14 rout of regional opponent and rival the Fort Dale Eagles on Friday, Oct. 23.
After getting off to literally a stormy start, the AISA Class A Region 2 Meadowview Christian Trojans ended the 2020 football season with a 33-14 loss on the road to regional opponent the Pickens Academy Pirates on Thursday, Oct. 22.
Defeating regional opponent the Tuscaloosa Academy Knights 30-13 before a home crowd, Friday, Oct. 16, the AISA Class AAA Region 2 Morgan Academy Senators improved to 6-2, 3– 1, second in region and will host a round one playoff game on Nov. 6.
The playoff bound Selma High School Saints football team marched on toward the AHSAA Class 5-A playoffs with a 32-12 road victory over Central High School of Tuscaloosa Thursday night.
The AISA Class A Region 2 Meadowview Christian School Trojans fell to 0-8 overall and 0-3 in regional play with a 22-18 loss to regional opponent the Snook Christian Eagles on the road on Thursday, Oct. 8.
The AISA Class AAA Region 2 Morgan Academy Senators fell to 5-2 overall and 2-1 in regional play with a 56-28 loss to regional powerhouse the Bessemer Academy Rebels on the road on Thursday, Oct. 8.
Seniors Kristin Bethel, Aereonna Manuel and Amaya Pritchett ended their regular volleyball season and last home game in style Tuesday evening at Selma High School.
The Morgan Academy Senators, Selma High School and Meadowview Christian have rescheduled their Friday night football games to Thursday night due to the approach of Hurricane Delta.
The Selma High Saints football team have taken on the mentality of a popular professional wrestling duo of the late 1980s called the “Road Warriors.” The Saints played their fifth game on the road Friday night, walloping Jemison High School 46-19 while improving to 4-2 on the season.
The Morgan Academy Senators bounced back from their first loss of the season at the hands of the Patrician Academy Saints last week to defeat the Valiant Cross Warriors for their fifth win of the season 45-12 at home on Friday, Oct. 2.
Lemarkus Snow has established himself in this community as a servant, an activist, and an entrepreneur. He can now add mentor and philanthropist to the list of titles he has earned.
The 2020-2021 basketball season for middle schools in Selma has been suspended in light of the ongoing COVID pandemic, according to a press release from Selma City Schools.
The Morgan Academy Senators took their first lumps of the 2020 football season on Friday, Sept. 25, falling on the road to the Patrician Academy Saints 50-27.
Baltimore sports website Press Box featured Morgan Academy's baseball phenom Gunnar Henderson in a Sept. 16 story, outlining his star potential as an Orioles shortstop.
The Selma High Saints defense showed it could match last week’s offense by thwarting several Shelby County drives that resulted in no points being scored in Friday night’s 12-10 win in Columbiana.
The Morgan Academy Senators continued their winning ways on Friday knocking off the Monroe Academy Volunteers 34-20 in their 2020 home opener.
Inspired with memories and love for fallen teammate Keon Hope, the Selma Saints marched into Marbury Stadium with locked arms in “three” across formations, symbolizing the jersey number of the former quarterback, who tragically died this week after suffering fatal injuries from an accident. The Saints took the field determined to perform accordingly and won […]
After a thrilling win against rival Selma Saints last week, the Southside Panthers had their first loss of the season to Greensboro High School Friday night. The Panthers had a steady first half against Greensboro, leading most of it. But Greensboro’s strong second half put them on top 32-20. The week before, the Southside High […]
By Fred Guarino The Selma Sun The Morgan Academy Senators treated fans to another thrilling victory in 2020 football Friday night. After coming from behind to beat Wilcox Academy 41-37 on the road the previous week, the Senators held on to defeat the Clarke Prep Gators in a hard fought 37-34 contest on the road […]
The Selma Saints are grieving the loss of a fellow student, athlete and friend. Former Selma High School quarterback Keon Hope died Sunday night in a four-wheeler accident. According to his Facebook page, it was his birthday. Hope was a popular football player and a good student at Selma High and had transferred to Park […]
The Southside High School Panthers pulled out a win against in-town rival Selma High Saints 28-24 in a thrilling game at home Friday night. Sophomore quarterback Christopher Thomas scrambled out of pressure and found receiver Mariyon Johnson wide open in the endzone to give the Southside Panthers the upset over the visiting Selma High School […]
By Fred Guarino The Selma Sun An interception by Cink Minter sealed a wild 41-37 come from behind 2020 season opening win for the Morgan Academy Senators over Wilcox Academy on the road Friday, Aug. 28. The win against the AISA Class AA Wildcats was the first for the AISA Class AAA Region 2 Senators […]
A Meadowview Christian football player has tested positive for COVID, so the school announced it is required to forfeit the next two football games against Lowndes Academy and South Choctaw Academy. The Trojans were set to play at Lowndes Academy on Thursday, Aug. 27 and at South Choctaw on Friday, Sept. 4. According to a […]
The 2020 football season got off to a stormy start for the Meadowview Christian School Trojans on Friday, Aug. 21. After returning the opening kickoff 95 yards for a touchdown, the AISA Class A Region 2 Trojans fell to Alabama Christian Sports Conference Evangel, Alabaster 40-6 at home in a game called due to inclement […]
School administrators look to buy equipment to air games live BY CINDY FISHER | Selma Sun Staff Most high schools in Dallas County have their fall 2020 football schedules figured out and some teams start playing games this weekend. But Selma City Schools is still working out the details for getting their team to play […]
SELMA SUN STAFF REPORT The Alabama High School Athletic Association has given the go–ahead for schools to host fall sports, but some school systems in Dallas County are still debating how to proceed as COVID-19 continues to spread. Morgan Academy has already determined they will have fall sports and start playing games on time in August. Selma City Schools hosted a Zoom meeting Tuesday night to get the […]