Stories by Scott Michaux

Golden Hawks prevail on 'off night'

SANDERSVILLE, Ga. — In an uncharacteristic off night offensively, No. 1 Washington County still “survived and advanced” with a 31-7 victory over Callaway in the second round of the Class AAA playoffs.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Golden Hawks star lives up to family name

There is a combination of nature and nurture at play in making Washington County standout A.J. Gray the projected Georgia High School Player of the Year for football.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Parel still holding on to his dream of playing on the PGA Tour

In the 19th year of his original five-year plan to become a touring pro, Augusta's Scott Parel is finally competing with guys his own age.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014

Michaux: The feeling was lost despite Georgia's win

ATHENS, Ga. - The air of anticipation ended up feeling heavy for the winning Georgia Bulldogs.
By Scott Michaux

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014

Golden Hawks rout Jackson

SANDERSVILLE, Ga. - Washington County's A.J. Gray carved up Jackson with 375 all-purpose yards in a 73-28 victory in the first round of the Class AAA playoffs.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014

Watson's return bodes well for Clemson

Deshaun Watson returns from his own mostly four-game hiatus to quarterback a Clemson team desperately needing a late-season offensive spark against a surging Georgia Tech.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014

Michaux: Richt is one of best coaches in nation

Those eager to throw Mark Richt out should be careful what they wish for.
By Scott Michaux

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014

Red Devils stun Stratford Academy in buzzer-beating thriller

LaKeith Lockhart throws TD with no time left and Jamar Norman runs in go-ahead two-point conversion to propel Lincoln County into Class A playoffs.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014

Michaux: Lattimore helped change culture at South Carolina

The first words I ever wrote about Marcus Lattimore – after seeing him play Georgia on Sept. 11, 2010 - were technically plagiarized (with attribution) from Larry Munson. “My God, a freshman.”
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014

Michaux: Is reward worth the risk for Gurley?

Should Todd Gurley play again for Georgia? Is the reward worth the risk? Would it be in his best interests to take another snap in college football?
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014

Yellow Jackets rely on unlikely source to key victory

ATLANTA - For Georgia Tech fans, Saturday was a pretty fair afternoon. The Ramblin' Wreck steamrolled Virginia 35-10 at historic Grant Field, and Georgia was hammered by a hapless Florida team.
By Scott Michaux

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014

Michaux: Gurley's punishment doesn't add up

The farcical enforcement arm of the diminishingly relevant ruling body in collegiate athletics dropped the hammer on a player who had the audacity to admit accepting roughly $3,000 over two ...
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014

Georgia seniors can complete sweep of Florida

The Georgia Bulldogs held their usual Florida-week press conference, and everywhere you turned there was not a single player who had lost to the Gators.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014

Michaux: With playoff ahead, regular season is even more entertaining

Considering football players are the modern-day gladiators, risking extended life and limb for our amusement, the famous Russell Crowe line from Gladiator seems appropriate at this stage of the ...
By Scott Michaux

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Wildcats dominate Tigers in region clash

WASHINGTON, Ga. - Rabun County piled up 409 total yards and locked down Washington-Wilkes to end Tigers' hopes of repeating as Region 8-AA champs.
By Scott Michaux

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Ex-Clemson golfer trending in right direction

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - The best moment of Ben Martin's career started in the worst kind of way - but "Worst to First" is a slogan any PGA Tour pro can live with.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

McGladrey Classic has gained in stature in short time

Late October is proving to be an idyllic setting for the PGA Tour's McGladrey Classic.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

Michaux: A few Ryder Cup suggestions

Despite not being asked to join the newly creaqted PGA of America task force,, here's a few suggestions for what could help the U.S. side bring a little more balance to the biennial proceedings.
By Scott Michaux

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Red Devils defense proves dominant again

After getting pushed around early, Lincoln County's defense shuts down Hancock Central to stay unbeaten in Region 7B-A.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

Michaux: Douglas can fly too

ATHENS, Ga. — Among the nicknames teammates tagged Brendan Douglas with is “Buzz Lightyear.” Anyone who knows the Toy Story hero realizes Buzz Lightyear can’t really fly. Until last ...
By Scott Michaux

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