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Dayne Young

Dayne is a sports anchor and reporter for WRBL. He started covering the Chattahoochee Valley in September 2012.

Based in Opelika, Dayne travels all around Georgia and Alabama to tell the stories of athletes all over the area.

Dayne was born and raised in Brewton, Ga., near Dublin. He is a 2011 graduate of the University of Georgia's Grady School of Journalism. He spent his first two years of college at Georgia Southern University.

Prior to joining the WRBL family, Dayne was a news reporter at WALB in Albany, Ga.

It has been a lifelong dream for him to cover SEC country, and he is having the time of his life doing it. Outside of work, Dayne loves talking about God, jamming to music and trying to make people smile.

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  • Northern wins twice over the weekend

    Northern wins twice over the weekend

    Sunday, July 20 2014 9:11 PM EDT2014-07-21 01:11:05 GMT
    The pockets of rain were not enough to stop Columbus' Northern little league team from playing in Warner Robins this weekend.  
    The pockets of rain were not enough to stop Columbus' Northern little league team from playing in Warner Robins this weekend.  
  • UGA and Auburn get good news on recruiting trail

    UGA and Auburn get good news on recruiting trail

    Saturday, July 19 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-07-20 02:59:25 GMT
    UGA snagged two recruits on Saturday while an Auburn recruit told why he is headed to the Plains. 
    UGA snagged two recruits on Saturday while an Auburn recruit told why he is headed to the Plains. 
  • SEC Media Days' funniest moments

    SEC Media Days' funniest moments

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-07-19 02:53:58 GMT
    There were plenty of memorable moments from the week at SEC Media Days. The always colorful Les Miles told us when he first started eating grass, among many stories from Hoover.
    There were plenty of memorable moments from the week at SEC Media Days. The always colorful Les Miles told us when he first started eating grass, among many stories from Hoover.
  • SEC Media Days: Georgia trying to prove doubters wrong

    SEC Media Days: Georgia trying to prove doubters wrong

    Thursday, July 17 2014 8:19 PM EDT2014-07-18 00:19:21 GMT
    Georgia faced many questions about their leaders in new roles, new quarterback Hutson Mason, new defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt. New or not, the Dawgs are confident in the team they're bringing back. 
    Georgia faced many questions about their leaders in new roles, new quarterback Hutson Mason, new defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt. New or not, the Dawgs are confident in the team they're bringing back. 
  • SEC Media Days: Bama seeks resurgent 2014

    SEC Media Days: Bama seeks resurgent 2014

    Thursday, July 17 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-07-18 00:05:28 GMT
    When Nick Saban made his entrance into SEC Media Days, he knew what to expect. Every year, Alabama fans wait for hours hoping to get a glimpse of the legendary coach. 
    When Nick Saban made his entrance into SEC Media Days, he knew what to expect. Every year, Alabama fans wait for hours hoping to get a glimpse of the legendary coach. 
  • Les Miles entertains at SEC Media Days

    Les Miles entertains at SEC Media Days

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:03 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:03:56 GMT
    SEC Media Days doesn't have the star power in terms of players that they have had in years past. But, a few coaches always entertain the crowd of reporters. LSU Coach Les Miles is always at the top of the list. 
    SEC Media Days doesn't have the star power in terms of players that they have had in years past. But, a few coaches always entertain the crowd of reporters. LSU Coach Les Miles is always at the top of the list. 
  • Spurrier spouts off at SEC Media Days

    Spurrier spouts off at SEC Media Days

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 8:00 PM EDT2014-07-16 00:00:40 GMT
    One of the most entertaining parts about SEC media days is the Ole Ball Coach. Steve Spurrier made the rounds in Hoover Tuesday.  
    One of the most entertaining parts about SEC media days is the Ole Ball Coach. Steve Spurrier made the rounds in Hoover Tuesday.  
  • Kevin Sumlin gets testy when asked about Manziel at Media Days

    Kevin Sumlin gets testy when asked about Manziel at Media Days

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-07-15 21:18:34 GMT
    In the second day of SEC Media Days in Hoover Alabama, Johnny Manziel’s name was still popular even in his absence. 
    In the second day of SEC Media Days in Hoover Alabama, Johnny Manziel’s name was still popular even in his absence. 
  • SEC Media Days: Auburn embracing role of favorites

    SEC Media Days: Auburn embracing role of favorites

    Monday, July 14 2014 10:06 PM EDT2014-07-15 02:06:19 GMT
    Auburn came to SEC Media Days with a different vibe. They are now the favorites, but, they still face adversity. 
    Auburn came to SEC Media Days with a different vibe. They are now the favorites, but, they still face adversity. 
  • 13 seconds still stick in Auburn's mind

    13 seconds still stick in Auburn's mind

    Monday, July 14 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-07-14 21:51:26 GMT
    Auburn realizes how close they were to a national championship last year. It’s a motto that leads them this offseason. 
    Auburn realizes how close they were to a national championship last year. It’s a motto that leads them this offseason. 
  • Robert Mize wins Georgia Amateur Championship

    Robert Mize wins Georgia Amateur Championship

    Sunday, July 13 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-07-14 02:47:10 GMT
    Robert Mize, son of Columbus native and Masters’ champion Larry Mize. won the Georgia Amateur Championship Sunday in Macon. 
    Robert Mize, son of Columbus native and Masters’ champion Larry Mize. won the Georgia Amateur Championship Sunday in Macon. 
  • Auburn, UGA, and Bama players in legal trouble

    Auburn, UGA, and Bama players in legal trouble

    Sunday, July 13 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-07-14 01:40:21 GMT
    More legal troubles for the SEC. Auburn has replaced Nick Marshall at SEC Media days after the Friday marijuana incident. CJ Uzomah will replace him.Now, a Georgia basketball player is involved in a more severe legal incident. And, an Alabama lineman was arrested too. 
    More legal troubles for the SEC. Auburn has replaced Nick Marshall at SEC Media days after the Friday marijuana incident. CJ Uzomah will replace him.Now, a Georgia basketball player is involved in a more severe legal incident. And, an Alabama lineman was arrested too. 
  • Lions season ends in PIFL semifinals

    Lions season ends in PIFL semifinals

    Saturday, July 5 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-07-06 03:05:20 GMT
    The Columbus Lions were hoping the third time against the Nashville Venom would be the charm. But, a heartbreaking 43-39 loss ends the Lions' season.
    The Columbus Lions were hoping the third time against the Nashville Venom would be the charm. But, a heartbreaking 43-39 loss ends the Lions' season.
  • Monday District 8 Little League Tourney scores

    Monday District 8 Little League Tourney scores

    Monday, June 30 2014 10:55 PM EDT2014-07-01 02:55:34 GMT
    Here are scores from Monday's District 8 Little League All Star Baseball Scores.
    Here are scores from Monday's District 8 Little League All Star Baseball Scores.
  • Remembering Philip Lutzenkirchen in his own words

    Remembering Philip Lutzenkirchen in his own words

    Sunday, June 29 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-06-30 02:30:37 GMT
    Philip Lutzenkirchen represented the Auburn nation during his 23 years on Earth. We remember him by recalling his own words. 
    Philip Lutzenkirchen represented the Auburn nation during his 23 years on Earth. We remember him by recalling his own words. 
  • Auburn's Mincy arrested for marijuana possession

    Auburn's Mincy arrested for marijuana possession

    Saturday, June 28 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-06-29 01:44:06 GMT
    The college football offseason is rarely quiet, it has been for Auburn, until this weekend. Starting senior defensive back Jonathon Mincy was arrested on Friday for marijuana possession. 
    The college football offseason is rarely quiet, it has been for Auburn, until this weekend. Starting senior defensive back Jonathon Mincy was arrested on Friday for marijuana possession. 
  • District 8 day 2 Little League scores

    District 8 day 2 Little League scores

    Saturday, June 28 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-06-28 21:41:12 GMT
    Here are the scores for day two of the District 8 little league baseball tournament.
    Here are the scores for day two of the District 8 little league baseball tournament.
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  • LaGrange police looking for woman in hit-and-run case

    LaGrange police looking for woman in hit-and-run case

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:15 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:15:02 GMT
    Police need your help identifying this womanPolice need your help identifying this woman
    LaGrange Police need your help identifying a woman.
    LaGrange Police need your help identifying a woman.
  • 18 arrested so far in Anderson County drug roundup

    18 arrested so far in Anderson County drug roundup

    Eighteen people have been arrested so far as part of a round up in Anderson County after a grand jury returned indictments on 26 people on drug charges.
    Eighteen people have been arrested so far as part of a round up in Anderson County after a grand jury returned indictments on 26 people on drug charges.
  • Campaign 2014: Election results

    Campaign 2014: Election results

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:50 AM EDT2014-07-23 04:50:42 GMT
    Track the latest election resultnumbers as they come into the WRBL News 3 newsroom.Catch live "Campaign 2014" updates throughout the night on WRBL News 3 television or streaming at http://wrbl.com/live. WRBL News 3 Nightwatch will have a complete recap starting at 11/10c.
    Track the latest election resultnumbers as they come into the WRBL News 3 newsroom.Catch live "Campaign 2014" updates throughout the night on WRBL News 3 television or streaming at http://wrbl.com/live. WRBL News 3 Nightwatch will have a complete recap starting at 11/10c.
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