Krystal Rivers’ 16 points led Stuttgart to a 2-0 semifinal series win over Zagreb in Women’s CEV Cup play. Stuttgart reaches the CEV Cup finals for the first time in team history. Rivers was an efficient 16-for-22 in spike attempts.
Felicia Knox became the first-ever signee for Kaw Valley FC in the new USL W League today. the USL W League is an amateur league aimed at prepping female athletes for potential professional careers. The league’s season won’t overlap collegiate soccer seasons, so Knox will still be available to Alabama.
Jesse Williams announced on Instagram that he’s launching a podcast call Has Beens.
NBA writer Chad Ford says that Herb Jones is the clear choice for rookie of the year when taking into account advanced stats.
Both Lee Hodges and Erin Routliffe reached new rankings highs in their respective professional rankings this week. Hodges is now ranked 188th in the Official World Golf Rankings, while Routliffe moved up to 33rd in the WTA’s doubles rankings.
Jeremiah Castille was tonight’s guest on The Bama Standard.
Scenes and Highlights
- Joshua Primo – assigned to the Austin Spurs of the NBA G League by the San Antonio Spurs
VOLLEYBALL Women’s CEV Cup, Semifinal Gm 2: Stuttgart 3, Zagreb 0 (25-16, 25-13, 25-10). Krystal Rivers – 16 points (16 kills); 73% (16/22) attack efficiency BASKETBALL Texas 99, Austin 94. Joshua Primo – 34 minutes, 9 points (4-14 2pg, 0-5 3pg, 1-1 FT), 4 rebounds, 6 assists, 7 turnovers, 2 fouls, -2. Agua Caliente 109, Birmingham 101. John Petty – 39 minutes, 14 points (1-3 2pg, 4-7 3pg), 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 block, 3 turnovers, 6 fouls, -8.