Sports


SPORTS 7/22/21 1:36pm

Tigers Well Represented in Tokyo

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) For fans of the Auburn University athletic program, the 2020 summer Olympic Games are set to be captivating as 15 current and former Tigers and three coaches with Auburn ties prepare to compete at the highest level in Tokyo.


SPORTS 7/13/21 4:20pm

Slew of Tigers Hear Names Called in 2021 MLB Draft

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) Young ball players around the world spend countless hours perfecting their craft, building their tape and studying the game in hopes of one day fulfilling the dream of reaching the big leagues. For former Auburn Tigers Ryan Bliss, Richard Fitts, Tyler Miller and Steven Williams, that day finally arrived in the 2021 MLB Draft.


SPORTS 7/7/21 1:59pm

Hoppa, Tigers Anounce 2021 Soccer Schedule

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) The wait is over for supporters of the Auburn soccer program who were anxiously awaiting news regarding their team’s journey this fall. Tigers head coach Karen Hoppa announced her squad’s 2021 schedule of opponents on Wednesday afternoon.


SPORTS 6/28/21 11:25am

Auburn Freshman Lee Punches Ticket to Tokyo

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. (EETV) Auburn incoming freshman gymnast Suni Lee is packing her bags and heading to Tokyo to represent her country on the world’s biggest stage: the Olympics. The 18-year-old phenom placed second overall at the USA Gymnastics Olympic Trial and outscored Simone Biles on day two of trials, a feat that had not been accomplished since 2013.


SPORTS 6/24/21 7:48pm

Freshman Tiger Gymnast to Attend Olympic Trials

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) — Sunisa Lee, incoming freshman gymnast for the Auburn Tigers, will be attending the U.S. Olympic Team Trials in hopes of earning a coveted position on the United States' team. The trials will be held Friday, June 25 and Sunday, June 27 at The Dome at America's Center in St. Louis, Mo.


SPORTS 6/23/21 7:50pm

Harris, Tigers Add Butler CC Transfer Mullins

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) Newly hired head coach Johnnie Harris is figuring out what her squad is going to look like in her first year on the Plains; the new leader of the program has been on the recruiting trail since her arrival in Auburn as evidenced by Wednesday’s signing of Butler Community College transfer Paris Mullins.


SPORTS 6/22/21 1:54pm

Woley Tabbed Senior CLASS Award All-American

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) As the offseason progresses for the Auburn baseball program, more postseason recognition continues to roll in for Butch Thompson’s squad. Graduate third baseman Rankin Woley was named a Senior CLASS Award First Team All-American on Tuesday.


SPORTS 6/16/21 2:04pm

Miller, Bliss Named First-Team All-Region

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) Despite Auburn’s lack-luster team performance in 2021 in which the squad finished under .500 and were a mere 10-20 in SEC pay, the early goings of the offseason have proven fruitful for a handful of Tigers. Junior infielders Ryan Bliss and Tyler Miller were bright spots on Butch Thompson’s team throughout the spring, earning the pair selections to ABCA/Rawlings First Team All-Southeast Region from the American Baseball Coaches Association on Wednesday afternoon.


SPORTS 6/14/21 12:40pm

Tigers Sign UGA Transfer Johnson

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) K.D. Johnson is officially an Auburn Tiger. The point guard made his transfer from the University of Georgia official by inking his name on an Auburn Athletics Financial Aid Agreement on Monday morning, head coach Bruce Pearl announced.