After spending four years writing for The University of Alabama newspaper, The Crimson White, I decided I wanted to learn more about the radio side of sports media. I covered Alabama football for the CW the past two seasons and also covered UA gymnastics, women's basketball and golf. Check out some of my best game stories, previews and features at my website: https://jamesogletree.wordpress.com/
Defense Starts Strong, Holds On To Earn Season-Opening Win
After a tumultuous 2019 season, Alabama's defense opened 2020 with a mostly solid performance against the Missouri Tigers.
Jaylen Waddle Dazzles On Opening Night
Junior wide receiver Jaylen Waddle set a new career high with 8 catches against Missouri, showing a strong rapport with quarterback Mac Jones.
Mac Jones Seizes Opportunity As Alabama’s Starter
After waiting his turn for three seasons, Mac Jones finally has the opportunity to be Alabama's starting quarterback.
ACA wallops Bibb County, re-asserts region dominance
ACA re-asserted its region dominance on Friday night with a 56-13 win over Bibb County in a battle of Class 4A's top teams.
ACA Travels to Bibb County in Battle of Class 4A’s Top Teams
No. 1 ACA travels to No. 2 Bibb County on Friday night in a battle of the top two teams in Class 4A.
Northridge Routs Bessemer City, Improves to 4-0
Northridge High School football improved to 4-0, its best start since 2011, with a 40-6 rout of region foe Bessemer City on Friday.
Northside Digs Deep, Hangs on to Beat Haleyville
It wasn't pretty, but Northside football overcame numerous mistakes and penalties to defeat region rival Haleyville 12-6 on Friday night.
Hillcrest Wins Wild Rivalry Game, Takes Seventh Straight Over County
Friday night's football game between Hillcrest and Tuscaloosa County had a little bit of everything. In the end, the Patriots won their seventh straight game over the Wildcats.
Hillcrest and Tuscaloosa County Renew Annual Cross-town Rivalry
Hillcrest and Tuscaloosa County both endured disappointing seasons in 2019, and a win on Friday night could signal a resurgence for either team.
LaBryan Ray Comments On Rising Sophomores, New DL Coach
Veteran defensive lineman LaBryan Ray addressed several of the team's promising young players and its new D-line coach during a Wednesday afternoon press conference.