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  • Tift, Crisp to battle at Turner Field

    Tift, Crisp to battle at Turner Field

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:57:59 GMT
    The Crisp County Cougars and Tift County Blue Devils are moving from the fields of south Georgia to a major league ballpark."It's a once in a lifetime opportunity," says Crisp County catcher Chris McGinnis.The
    The Crisp County Cougars and Tift County Blue Devils are moving from the fields of south Georgia to a major league ballpark."It's a once in a lifetime opportunity," says Crisp County catcher Chris McGinnis.The
  • Group of Trojans sign scholarships

    Group of Trojans sign scholarships

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:49:02 GMT
    With only a month left in the school year, high schoolers are beginning to make decisions about where they will attend college. At Lee County High, four Trojan athletes announced their intentions to the
    With only a month left in the school year, high schoolers are beginning to make decisions about where they will attend college. At Lee County High, four Trojan athletes announced their intentions to the
  • Westover sweeps region track titles

    Westover sweeps region track titles

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:18 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:18:43 GMT
    The Westover Patriots and Lady Patriots each staked their claim at area dominance on the track Thursday, sweeping the Region 1-AAAA track and field titles.The Patriots scored 177 points to earn their fourth
    The Westover Patriots and Lady Patriots each staked their claim at area dominance on the track Thursday, sweeping the Region 1-AAAA track and field titles.The Patriots scored 177 points to earn their fourth
  • Bainbridge boys claim region track title

    Bainbridge boys claim region track title

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:05 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:05:13 GMT
    The Bainbridge Bearcats dominated their Region 1-AAAAA rivals Thursday night, picking up the region title.The Bearcats scored 167 total points for the win, claiming the trophy at Hugh Mills Stadium.Thomas
    The Bainbridge Bearcats dominated their Region 1-AAAAA rivals Thursday night, picking up the region title.The Bearcats scored 167 total points for the win, claiming the trophy at Hugh Mills Stadium.Thomas
  • Cavs slam Stallions for 15th straight win

    Cavs slam Stallions for 15th straight win

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:58 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:58:38 GMT
    Darton State's offense didn't wait long to grab a lead Thursday as they won their 15th straight game.The Cavaliers scored six runs in the first inning as they rolled to a 12-4 win over ABAC at Cavalier
    Darton State's offense didn't wait long to grab a lead Thursday as they won their 15th straight game.The Cavaliers scored six runs in the first inning as they rolled to a 12-4 win over ABAC at Cavalier
  • DWS sweeps region track titles

    DWS sweeps region track titles

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:04 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:04:00 GMT
    The Deerfield-Windsor Knights and Lady Knights each claimed the Region 3-AAA track championships Wednesday.Both teams ran away from the field at Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany.DWS' Chapman Ivey won the triple,
    The Deerfield-Windsor Knights and Lady Knights each claimed the Region 3-AAA track championships Wednesday.Both teams ran away from the field at Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany.DWS' Chapman Ivey won the triple,
  • ASU falls in regular season finale

    ASU falls in regular season finale

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:57:59 GMT
    Albany State dropped the regular season finale at #12 Columbus State Wednesday.CSU jumped out to a 6-0 lead after three innings on their way to the 8-3 win.Cougars' Mike McClellan made it 7-0 in the 5th
    Albany State dropped the regular season finale at #12 Columbus State Wednesday.CSU jumped out to a 6-0 lead after three innings on their way to the 8-3 win.Cougars' Mike McClellan made it 7-0 in the 5th
  • Randolph-Clay's Buie signs with Jacksonville

    Randolph-Clay's Buie signs with Jacksonville

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:47 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:47:18 GMT
    GHSA Class A Girls' Basketball Player of the Year Brandi Buie signed her name on the dotted line Wednesday, inking with Jacksonville University.The four-time all-region selection led the Lady Red Devils
    GHSA Class A Girls' Basketball Player of the Year Brandi Buie signed her name on the dotted line Wednesday, inking with Jacksonville University.The four-time all-region selection led the Lady Red Devils
  • Cavs win District IV championship

    Cavs win District IV championship

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:00 AM EDT2014-04-16 04:00:03 GMT
    The Darton State Cavaliers are headed back to the NJCAA National Golf Championships.The Cavs won their third straight tournament Tuesday, clinching the District IV title by three strokes.Darton State overcame
    The Darton State Cavaliers are headed back to the NJCAA National Golf Championships.The Cavs won their third straight tournament Tuesday, clinching the District IV title by three strokes.Darton State overcame
  • DWS sweeps region soccer titles

    DWS sweeps region soccer titles

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:53:31 GMT
    The Deerfield-Windsor Knights and Lady Knights each beat Brookwood Tuesday night to clinch a pair of Region 3-AAA titles.Haley Kincheloe scored three first half goals to lead the Lady Knights to a 7-0
    The Deerfield-Windsor Knights and Lady Knights each beat Brookwood Tuesday night to clinch a pair of Region 3-AAA titles.Haley Kincheloe scored three first half goals to lead the Lady Knights to a 7-0
  • Towns earns spring football honor

    Towns earns spring football honor

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:48:30 GMT
    Albany native Kenneth Towns has earned a UGA spring football award.The former Westover Patriot was named the most outstanding offensive walk-on after spring practice.The redshirt sophomore wide receiver
    Albany native Kenneth Towns has earned a UGA spring football award.The former Westover Patriot was named the most outstanding offensive walk-on after spring practice.The redshirt sophomore wide receiver
  • Former Hawks All-Star Lou Hudson dies at 69

    Former Hawks All-Star Lou Hudson dies at 69

    Friday, April 11 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-04-11 16:35:13 GMT
    CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - Six-time All-Star Lou Hudson has died at 69. The Atlanta Hawks say he died Friday in Atlanta. He was hospitalized and listed in grave condition last month
    He was hospitalized and listed in grave condition last month after a stroke. Hudson starred for the franchise in St. Louis and Atlanta.
  • National SportsMore>>

  • Hopkins wins split decision over Shumenov

    Hopkins wins split decision over Shumenov

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:22 AM EDT2014-04-20 06:22:17 GMT
    Already the oldest boxer in history to win a world championship, Bernard Hopkins became the oldest to win a unification bout Saturday night as he captured a split 12-round decision over Beibut Shumenov of Kazakhstan.
    Bernard Hopkins made some more boxing history, and did it in rather easy fashion.
  • MacKinnon helps Avs to 4-2 win over Wild

    MacKinnon helps Avs to 4-2 win over Wild

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:22 AM EDT2014-04-20 06:22:15 GMT
    Gabriel Landeskog scored twice and Semyon Varlamov stopped 30 shots, lifting the Colorado Avalanche to a 4-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night and a 2-0 series lead.
    Teenager Nathan MacKinnon is growing up fast. Almost as fast as he skates.
  • Durant leads Thunder past Grizzlies 100-86

    Durant leads Thunder past Grizzlies 100-86

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:02 AM EDT2014-04-20 06:02:28 GMT
    Kevin Durant scored 13 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter to help the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat the Memphis Grizzlies 100-86 on Saturday night in the opening game of their first-round series.
    Kevin Durant put a dazzling end to Memphis' gritty comeback.
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