Sports


Sports | Mar. 23 2019

University of Alabama pitcher uses baseball as platform for faith

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Motivated by a coach who told him in the eighth grade he would not amount to anything in baseball,... [READ MORE]

Sports | Feb. 19 2019

Samford’s Hodges wins Walter Payton Award

Samford quarterback Devlin Hodges was named the winner of the 2018 Walter Payton Award at the annual NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jan. 7 2019

Alabama football players give boost to local ministry

Alabama running back Josh Jacobs and three other Crimson Tide football players provided a pleasant surprise for a 13-year-old boy while delivering... [READ MORE]

Sports | Dec. 15 2018

Tennessee Titans punter keeps priorities in order

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Brett Kern may make a living playing football, but it was a game of softball that changed... [READ MORE]

Sports | Oct. 20 2018

West Alabama tackle shares faith in Guatemala

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Hanging from the rearview mirror on his Yukon truck is a gift that changed the direction of... [READ MORE]

Sports | Oct. 8 2018

Tennessee Smokies pitcher plays for ‘Audience of One’

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Tennessee Smokies pitcher Zach Hedges likes to give what he has received. “I love showing... [READ MORE]

Sports | Aug. 25 2018

Former major league pitcher stays focused on God

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist In November 2015 Scott Snodgress went on a two-week trip to Israel. To be where Jesus walked... [READ MORE]

Sports | Jun. 7 2018

Bible helps NBA’s Curry stay ‘focused, locked-in’

Stephen “Steph” Curry has been writing Philippians 4:13 on his basketball shoes since his first college practice, but it was another passage... [READ MORE]

Sports | Jun. 2 2018

Jackson sees every day as chance to be better Christ follower

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist For Justin Jackson, small forward for the Sacramento Kings, getting better is about more than... [READ MORE]

Sports | May. 26 2018

Jefferson credits God for his longevity in NBA

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Growing up Richard Jefferson didn’t have all the brand-name shoes. But looking back he says... [READ MORE]

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