Mobile Sports Authority Announces Kick-Start for 2019
21 Dec, 2018
The Mobile Sports Authority has announced a full calendar of sports events to kick-start the new year.
Gulf Coast Holiday Classic
Bishop State Community College
December 27-29, 2018
Don't miss the most exciting high school basketball tournament along the Gulf Coast!
Eighteen teams, many with Division-1 prospects, will compete in this annual holiday tournament. Local fans are calling it the revival of the 1980's-era Sertoma tournament that featured top out-of-town teams competing with some of the best local talent. College coaches and recruiters will be on the sidelines to help these student athletes get to the next level.
ServisFirst Bank Mobile Marathon Presented by Infirmary Health
January 13, 2019
This 18th annual race, formerly the First Light Marathon, featuring a full 26.2 mile course, a 13.1 half-marathon, and a 5-person relay. To keep the children active and entertained, a 1.2 mile fun run and kids' marathon have been added. Over 1,500 participants competed in 2018. The start, finish and post-race Gala are in Bienville Square.
All events benefit L'Arche Mobile, an organization providing people with and without intellectual disabilities an opportunity to share life together. L’Arche Mobile began in 1974 and currently has 25 people with disabilities sharing life with 50 team members in midtown Mobile.
AHSAA South Regional Bowling Tournament
January 17-18, 2019
This two-day tournament will feature 16 girls’ and 16 boys’ teams competing for advancement to the Alabama High School Athletic Association State Bowling Championship.
Reese's Senior Bowl
January 26, 2019
Since 1951, Mobile has hosted college football's premier senior player event. The nation's best talent and top NFL draft prospects will showcase their skills on teams representing the North and the South.
Can't wait to see your favorite players on the field? Then head down to the Mobile Convention Center on the Friday before the game so you can Meet The Players. The Senior Bowl Experience, with it's interactive displays, will have you ready to tackle all of the festivities. Game-day tailgating is a tradition as old as the game itself and is limited to the first 3500 fans with sideline seats. For a complete list of activities and ticket information, call 888.736.2695 or 251.432.4109 or visit: https://www.seniorbowl.com/tickets.php