Stories by Scott Michaux

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014

Michaux: Clemson's Hall wants to make tourney

Only one goal will satisfy Clemson point guard Rod Hall.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014

Michaux: NFC South is NFL's stepchild

There is a certain amount of pride that must be suspended these days to root for Georgia’s flagship football franchises.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014

Michaux: Washington County ready to cement its legacy

A year after falling short to powerhouse Buford in the Class AAA title game, the Golden Hawks have a second chance to seal their legacy at the Georgia Dome against Calhoun.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014

Michaux: Playoff system isn't perfect, but a good start

The inaugural four-team college football playoff is set, and it has all the teams from Big conferences that don't know how to count arguing about the fuzzy math that brought us to this point.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014

Michaux: Passion fuels Reed's best year

Former Augusta State golfer Patrick Reed is making the most of a last-minute opportunity.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014

Michaux: Committee short on playoff spots

The College Football Playoff selection committee was doomed before it ever started when the unwilling parties decided to only dip their toes instead of diving head first into the playoff era, ...
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014

Michaux: Woods turns to old swing, new coach

If everything old is new again, perhaps Tiger Woods 4.0 will be the comeback story of the new year.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014

Michaux: Jackets had faith all along

ATHENS, Ga. — This was certainly one for the history anthologies – whether it was worthy of Encyclopaedia Brittanica or Ripley’s Believe It or Not is debatable.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

Michaux: Bostic hopes to check Georgia off list

Georgia Tech and running back B.J. Bostic can secure 10-win season, beat Georgia, beat Florida State and win Atlantic Coast Conference title all in the next two weeks.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Michaux: Clocks remind Tigers of failure against rival

Perhaps no sport invites the cliché more than football. Never get ahead of yourself. Take it one game at a time. Which is why the countdown clock that hangs by the door of every team meeting room ...
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

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

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Historic building on Laney campus demolished

The demolition of the 89-year-old Cauley-Wheeler building on the Lucy C. Laney High School campus is over, but the plan for a building that will act as a link to the former site and its story has ...
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