Your Alabama Pro Athlete of the Week is Davis Riley. At the Korn Ferry Tour event in Huntsville, Riley finished 5th for his 3rd Top 5 finish in the current season, and his 6th Top 10 of the season. Riley also passed the “fail-safe” mark for securing his PGA Tour card for the 2021-2022 season based on finishing in Top 25 for the season.
Runner-up this week is Levi Randolph, who hit a game-winning shot for the New Zealand Breakers with 0:01 left for an 86-84 win over Perth. Randolph finished the game with 19 points, and also had a 15 point game during the week.
Others of note:
Ricky Tarrant had a 22 point, 13 rebound, 8 assist game for Ramat Gan (Israel) in an 84-79 win.
JaMychal Green had a 15 point, 5 rebound game off the bench in a Denver win.
Collin Sexton extended his streak of 20+ point games to a personal-best 14 games.
Donta Hall had a career high 11 rebounds for Orlando.
Erin Routliffe reached the doubles finals at the ITF event in Charlottesville.
Jimmy Nelson had 3 scoreless outings (2.2 IP) with 4 strikeouts.
Emma Talley finished 2nd at a US Women’s Open qualifier, and qualified for the major.
Justin Thomas finished T13 at the Valspar Championship, and took over the FedEx Cup points lead.
Kord Ferguson won the men’s discus throw at the North Florida Invitational.
Daniel Haugh won the men’s hammer throw at the North Florida Invitational with personal-best 78.05 meter throw.
Michael AuPrince had 15 point and 10 point games for Lahn-Dill in the IWBF Champions Cup.