Media Credentials Request

2016 ALL-STAR SPORTS WEEK/SUMMER CONFERENCE
July 19: AHSAA All-Star Week Games (baseball, softball, girls and boys soccer) -- deadline, Sunday, July 17 (4 p.m.).
July 20:
AHSAA All-Star Week Games (girls and boys basketball) -- deadline,Sunday, July 17 (4 p.m.).
July 21:
AHSAA All-Star Games (volleyball) -- deadline, Monday, July 18 (noon).
July 17:
AHSADCA North South Football All-Star Game -- deadline, Monday, July 18 (noon).

2016-17 PRESEASON EVENTS
Aug. 18-19-20: AHSAA 2015 Champions Challenge -- deadline, Friday, Aug. 7. (1 game per night at 7 p.m.)

2016 FALL SPORTS
Oct. 20-22:
Super Regional Volleyball Championships -- Monday, Oct. 17 (noon).
Oct. 26-27:
State Volleyball Championships -- Monday, Oct. 24 (noon).
Nov. 4-Nov. 25: 
State Football Playoffs (first four rounds) -- deadline, Monday, Oct. 31 (4 p.m.).
Nov. 12:
State Cross Country Championships -- deadline, Monday, Nov. 7 (noon).
Nov. 30-Dec. 1-2:  Super 7 State Football Championships (Auburn) -- deadline, Sunday, Nov. 27 (4 p.m.).
Nov. 30-Dec. 1-2: 
Super 7 Radio Broadcast Permission Requests (Auburn) -- deadline, Monday, Nov. 28 (noon).
Dec. 9-10:  State Swimming & Diving Championships -- deadline, Monday, Dec. 5 (noon).
Dec. 10:
Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Football Classic
-- (At Cramton Bowl, Montgomery) -- Deadline, Monday, Dec. 5.

2017 WINTER SPORTS
Jan. 26-27:
State Bowling Championships, Birmingham -- Deadline, Monday, Jan. 23 (noon).
Feb. 3-4:
State Indoor Track Championships, Birmingham -- deadline, Monday,Jan. 30 (noon).
Feb. 10-11: Super Sectional Wrestling Championships, Montgomery, Birmingham -- deadline, Sunday, Feb. 5 (4 p.m.)
Feb. 16-18:
State Wrestling Championships, Huntsville -- deadline, Monday, Feb. 13 (noon).
Feb. 15-23: Regional Basketball Tournaments (all sites) -- deadline, Monday, Feb. 13 (noon).
Feb. 27-March 4: State Basketball Tournament -- deadline, Friday, Feb. 24 (NOON).
Mar. 17: Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Basketball Classic, Alabama State U., Montgomery -- deadline, Mar. 14 (noon).
Mar. 20:
Alabama High School Sports Hall of Fame Banquet, Montgomery Renaissance Hotel & Convention Center -- deadline, Mar. 15 (noon).

2017 SPRING SPORTS/EVENTS

April 11: Bryant-Jordan Student Banquet, Birmingham -- deadline, Monday, April 3 (noon).
April 25-29:
State Girls, Boys Tennis Championships, Decatur, Mobile, Montgomery
-- deadline, Friday, April 21 (noon).
May 5-7:
State Outdoor Track Championships, Gulf Shores, Cullman -- deadline, Monday, May 1 (noon).
May 12-14: State Soccer Final Four Tourney at Huntsville -- deadline, Monday, May 8, (4 p.m.)
May 12-14: Regional Softball Tournaments (North, North Central, South Central and South sites) -- deadline, Monday, May 8, (noon).
May 9-10: State Girls, Boys Golf Championships, at Hampton Cove RTJ Course, Huntsville -- deadline, Monday, May 1, (noon).
May 16-17:
State Decathlon, Heptathlon Championships at Hoover HS -- deadline, Friday, May 12 (noon).
May 17-21:
State Baseball Championship Series at Montgomery -- deadline, Sunday, May 14 (4 p.m.).
May 18-21: State Softball Tournament at Montgomery -- deadline, Monday, May 15 (noon).


Other Playoff Events: AHSAA Permanent Credentials or a company identification are required for media admission to the section cross country meets, regional and sub-state volleyball championships, state golf and tennis championships, baseball playoffs (prior to finals), area and sub-regional basketball and softball tournaments, and first two soccer state playoff rounds, state decathlon championships.  All rules and regulations still apply, however.

 Any special provisions must be requested by contacting Ron Ingram at ringram@ahsaa.com .

School Credentials: Each school may designate one student as a school reporter and one student as a school photographer for each of these events, but deadlines must be met. In some instances, the school credential will be included in the playoff packets that are distributed. Deadlines must be met for applying for event credentials online and school principals must confirm by email to ringram@ahsaa.com the person representing the school.

Year-Long Credentials: Those receiving year-long permanent media credendials from the AHSAA will be permitted to cover any AHSAA event with the ID. For state championship events, prior requests must be made on-line to reserve a spot in the press or photo area. Deadline for requesting is June 20. A photo is required for this credential (no hats or sunglasses). ONLY FULL-TIME EMPLOYEES OF APPROVED MEDIA AFFILIATES OR REGULAR PART-TIME EMPLOYEES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR PERMANENT CREDENTIALS. The bearer must be covering an event. The permanent credential, good for 2016-17 only, is not transferable.

 

Media credentials must be requested on line through the AHSAA media credential request form below for the following state championship events (note deadlines).



















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