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Saturday, April 18, 2015

Braves teen Albies turns heads

Rome Braves 18-year-old shortstop Ozhaino Albies has created a buzz with an all-around game that has led more than one source to call him the best prospect in Atlanta's system.
By David Lee

Revived Johnson benefits Braves

Braves reliever Jim Johnson has shown some of the best stuff of his career through the first 6 1/3 innings this season, giving Atlanta a solid setup option to Jason Grilli.
By David Lee

Friday, April 17, 2015

Braves turn to timely hits to beat GreenJackets

Rome third baseman Jordan Edgerton had two clutch hits late to lead the Braves past the Augusta GreenJackets 6-3 on Friday night.
By David Lee

Thursday, April 16, 2015

GreenJackets blank Braves in home opener

A combination of three arms gave the Augusta GreenJackets a three-hit effort in a 1-0 win over the Rome Braves on Thursday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

GreenJackets open season

The 27th consecutive season of professional baseball officially began Thursday when the Augusta GreenJackets played host to the Rome Braves at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

GreenJackets face Braves in home opener

The Augusta GreenJackets will take on the Rome Braves in today's home opener at 7:05 p.m.
By David Lee

GreenJackets home season now open

The Augusta GreenJackets will play host to the Rome Braves on April 16 in the team's home opener to kick off its 27th season.
By David Lee

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Carr drove Mustangs on road to state title

Midland Valley's Daniel Carr led the team in multiple categories and provided leadership en route to a Class AAA State Championship.
By David Lee

Mustangs' first title rewarding for coach

Midland Valley's Mark Snelgrove coached his team to the first Class AAA state title in program history in March.
By David Lee

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Rojas returns to Augusta as manager

Nestor Rojas will manage the Augusta GreenJackets for the first time in his career this season, seven years after playing on the 2008 South Atlantic League title team.
By David Lee

Fair had fun ride with Silver Bluff

Silver Bluff's Morgan Fair led the Lady Bulldogs in points, assists and steals, earning The Augusta Chronicle All-Area South Carolina Girls Basketball Player of the Year.
By David Lee

Pompey helped Hornets find chemistry, consistency

Aiken girls basketball coach Aubrey Pompey led the Lady Hornets to a rebound season and trip to the second round of the Class AAA playoffs.
By David Lee

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Westside wrestler saw confidence grow

Westside's Jonathan Tinoco finished sixth at state for the second year in a row to earn The Augusta Chronicle All-Area Wrestler of the Year.
By David Lee

Monday, March 30, 2015

Koumas rides rollercoaster career to USC Aiken

USC Aiken senior right-hander Forrest Koumas started his career on a high note with national prestige, but injuries led him to a recovery process in his final year of eligibility.
By David Lee

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Braves changes include new offensive philosophy

The 2015 season marks a changing of the guard for the Atlanta Braves front office, but it also means a change in philosophy that could prove crucial for the franchise over the coming years.
By David Lee

Friday, March 27, 2015

Wolfpack stay hot to beat Knights

Greenbrier's Nick Sandlin struck out 12 as the Wolfpack beat Evans 7-1 on Friday night to keep a region streak alive.
By David Lee

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Griffith carries South Aiken past North Augusta

South Aiken's Owen Griffith threw four scoreless innings with seven strikeouts to carry the Thoroughbreds to a 7-5 win over North Augusta on Tuesday night.
By David Lee

Monday, March 23, 2015

Harness races return to McGhees' Mile

The Standardbred Harness Races are returning to McGhees' Mile in Aiken for the first time since 2003 when eight races run Saturday.
By David Lee

Friday, March 20, 2015

Midland Valley outfielder leads ESPN top plays

Midland Valley right fielder Austin O'Shields crashed through the grounds crew gate for a diving catch at Lake Olmstead Stadium during a game Wednesday night, earning him the No. 1 play on ESPN's ...
By David Lee

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Augusta regatta canceled

The Augusta Invitational Regatta, previously scheduled for Saturday at Langley Pond, has been canceled because of "maintenance and renovations," according to the Augusta Rowing Club.
By David Lee
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