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Former softball standout returns as assistant coach

Mary Alice Wilson, Sports Editor

August 24, 2015

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Hannah Campbell was hired as assistant coach and will be taking Rachele Fico's place. While playing for the Jags, Campbell became the first USA softball player to ever advance to the professional league after being drafted...

#JagWearWednesday

Mary Alice Wilson, Sports Editor

August 17, 2015

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On Wednesday we wear JagSwag. Last summer South Alabama basketball started a hashtag that has taken JagNation by storm. On Wednesdays students wear their favorite Jag wear and hashtag #JagWearWednesday on social media. ...

South Alabama first scrimmage take-aways

Mary Alice Wilson, Sports Editor

August 17, 2015

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South Alabama had its first scrimmage game of the year on Saturday, August 15. These are a few take-aways from the Jags’ first Saturday at Ladd. OFFENSE: The offense ended the day with a total of 469 yards on 83 snaps. ...

JagSwag Student Rewards App

Mary Alice Wilson, Sports Editor

August 17, 2015

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Have you ever heard the phrase, "There's an app for that?" South Alabama athletics is in that club.  Students can attend athletic events and receive South Alabama gear with an app called "Jag Swag." Not only can you keep u...

South Alabama vs. Troy rivalry

Mary Alice Wilson, Sports Editor

August 17, 2015

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The rivalry between South Alabama and Troy is a fairly young rivalry, but it coming up strong. There is now talk between the two schools’ SGAs to even potentially name the game. “It's definitely grown,” senior offensiv...

South Alabama Soccer Preview

Mitchell Kahalley, Managing Editor

August 17, 2015

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Did you spend all summer cheering on the United States Women’s National soccer team as they lifted their third World Cup? There’s no need to stop those USA chants just yet as the South Alabama Jaguars are looking to r...

Senior RB Timmons receives No. 5 jersey

Mary Alice Wilson, Sports Editor

August 10, 2015

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Every year the No. 5 jersey passed down to a special player. This jersey holds special meaning to the program because it was once worn by senior running back Anthony Mostella. To receive the jersey, you must be a senior and m...

2015 Sun Belt Media Day

Mary Alice Wilson, Sports Editor

August 10, 2015

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South Alabama was represented by coach Joey Jones, senior OL Chris May, and junior DB Roman Buchanan. The student athletes were seated in a one-on-one style interview. May was the first to be interviewed.. May showed...

South Alabama looks into on-campus stadium

Alyssa Newton, Editor-In-Chief

August 10, 2015

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After six seasons the South Alabama Jaguars football program may be looking at building a home of their own. On July 6, the University announced that it will be starting an 'exploratory process' regarding building an on-cam...

USA women’s tennis has best start in program history

Savon Morris, Contributing Writer

April 7, 2014

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The University of South Alabama women's tennis team dropped just six games total in singles in a 7-0 win over Norfolk State last Thursday, April 3 at the Everett Tennis Center. The Jaguars win their fourth in a row to improv...

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