Stories by George Henry

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Falcons' young cornerbacks show confidence

The Atlanta Falcons need new leadership on defense, and coach Mike Smith says second-year cornerbacks Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford fit the job description perfectly.
By George Henry

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Braves rough up Phillies

Tommy La Stella drove in three runs and Chris Johnson hit a two-run homer to back Alex Wood, and the Atlanta Braves rolled to an 8-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
By George Henry

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Hamels, Phillies edge past Braves

ATLANTA - Cole Hamels held the Braves to four hits through seven innings, Jimmy Rollins hit a two-run homer, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Atlanta 2-1 on Saturday night.
By George Henry

Friday, July 18, 2014

Heyward lifts Atlanta over Philadelphia

ATLANTA - Jason Heyward homered and drove in two runs, Andrelton Simmons had two RBI, and the Atlanta Braves won their third consecutive game with a 6-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on ...
By George Henry

Saturday, July 5, 2014

Atlanta Braves win ninth in a row

ATLANTA - Andrelton Simmons drove in four runs, Aaron Harang won his third consecutive start and Atlanta beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-4 on Saturday for its season-high ninth consecutive victory.
By George Henry

Friday, July 4, 2014

Atlanta Braves win eighth in a row

ATLANTA - Freddie Freeman drove in two runs, Ervin Santana won his second consecutive start, and the Braves stretched their winning streak to eight games with a 5-2 victory over the Diamondbacks.
By George Henry

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Hawks take former Spartan star with first pick

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks have selected Michigan State power forward Adreian Payne with the 15th overall pick of the NBA draft.
By George Henry

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Ryan hasn't relaxed much during off-season

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan likes to rest in the off-season. He hasn't afforded himself too much time to relax, however, since the Falcons limped to a 4-12 finish ...
By George Henry

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Surging Phillies topple Braves

ATLANTA - Ryan Howard homered, Kyle Kendrick won consecutive starts for the first time in 11 months and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 5-2.
By George Henry

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

New QBS are popular topic at Georgia, Georgia Tech

Georgia and Georgia Tech will be breaking in new starting quarterbacks this season.
By George Henry

Monday, May 19, 2014

Braves' bats bust loose

ATLANTA -- Freddie Freeman and Justin Upton homered to help Mike Minor win his second consecutive start, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers 9-3 on Monday night.
By George Henry

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Safety surprised to hear name called by Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Free safety Dezmen Southward is still wondering how good fortune came his way so soon after the NFL scouting combine.
By George Henry

Friday, May 2, 2014

Giants send Braves to fourth loss in a row

ATLANTA - Michael Morse and Angel Pagan homered, Tim Lincecum allowed one run over six innings and the San Francisco Giants beat the Atlanta Braves 2-1 on Friday night.
By George Henry

Braves sign Johnson to three-year deal

After agreeing to a $23.5 million, three-year deal announced Friday, Chris Johnson is now under contract with the Atlanta Braves through 2017.
By George Henry

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Gattis propels Braves past Marlins

ATLANTA - Pinch-hitter Evan Gattis broke an eighth-inning tie with a two-run double off A.J. Ramos, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 3-1 Wednesday for their ninth win in 12 games.
By George Henry

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Upton, Freeman power Atlanta

Freeman and Justin Upton each hit a two-run homer off Gio Gonzalez and the Braves completed a three-game sweep of the Nationals with a 10-2 victory on Sunday.
By George Henry

Friday, March 7, 2014

South Carolina women beat Georgia

DULUTH, Ga. - Alaina Coates scored 13 points, Ibiam added 12 points and South Carolina took an easy 67-48 victory over Georgia in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Friday.
By George Henry

Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014

Georgia remains on a roll

ATHENS, Ga. - Charles Mann scored 19 points, Marcus Thornton added 15 and Georgia won its second consecutive game with a 71-56 victory over Missouri on Tuesday night.
By George Henry

Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014

Bulldogs top Aggies for second win in a row

ATHENS, Ga. - Kenny Gaines scored all of his 14 points in the second half, Brandon Morris and Charles Mann each added 10 points and Georgia beat Texas A&M 62-50 on Saturday night.
By George Henry

Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014

Norcross' Autry caps off group of 21 signees for Yellow Jackets

The late-in-the-day, surprise signing of talented Norcross running back Myles Autry capped off a group of 21 signees for Georgia Tech on National Signing Day.
By George Henry

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