Stories by Scott Michaux

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Saturday, June 20, 2015

Kisner impressed with Day's round

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. - Kevin Kisner wanted more than a front-row ticket to the 21st Century Ken Venturi show, but the Aiken golfer couldn't help but be impressed with Jason Day's performance ...
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, June 18, 2015

NeSmith shrugs off rough finish in U.S. Open

UNIVERSITY PARK, Wash - North Augusta's Matt NeSmith was nothing but positive about his experience so far at Chambers Bay, even if his 6-over-over 76 left him a long way from even making the cut ...
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Michaux: Mickelson takes second shot at career grand slam

Phil Mickelson, at age 45, doesn't feel like time is running out for him to complete the career grand slam.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Corrupt culture of FIFA must change

It's one thing to punish the FIFA brass who corrupted the system. Now it's time to change the culture of systemic corruption.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Will Triple Crown fit American Pharoah?

We've reached another intersection of horse and history, and for nearly four decades history keeps winning at Belmont Park.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Whitfield shares focus on son's progression

Ray Whitfield rebooted his quest to reclaim a world boxing title on Saturday night at Bell Auditorium, but he's currently focused on an even longer-range goal.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Michaux: Sigg thinks Dogs can go on run at NCAAs

Greyson Sigg is only a sophomore at Georgia, but he's already eying a little redemption at his second NCAA Championship.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Michaux: Atlanta or Cleveland?

Two of the most cursed professional sports cities on the planet are colliding in the NBA's Eastern Conference finals and there are compelling reasons for adopting each one.
By Scott Michaux

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Michaux: Kisner is close to breaking through

The preceding three weeks have been a relative blur for Kevin Kisner - a coming-out party that pushed his name to the forefront of golf fans' minds after gritty playoff performances against ...
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Michaux: Brady, Patriots got what they deserved

There is no question that Tom Brady and the New England Patriots absolutely, positively deserved to face some kind of significant punishment.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Michaux: Area golfers thriving with Owls

They've been a big part of the most successful era in Kennesaw State golf, but Austin Vick and Kelby Burton hope they've saved the best for their final act.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Hall is being courted as a football player now

Once his graduation is official, Rod Hall will have to prioritize whatever the next step is. Playing basketball overseas remains an option, but football is the biggest thing on his plate at the ...
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Michaux: Tiger trumps all storylines

Tiger Woods is still the one story that rises above the rest in pro golf.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Michaux: Dent won't forget a man like Brown

Jim Dent will never forget the example of Pete Brown in the cars and rooms and fairways they shared on the PGA Tour.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Michaux: The wrong event has fans

Priorities of two sporting events this week are off base
By Scott Michaux

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Belmont winners to meet in Westchester Stakes

Palace Malice, the Aiken horse from Dogwood Stable who won the 2013 Belmont Stakes, will take on Tonalist, the 2014 winner of the last leg in the Triple Crown series, in Saturday's Westchester Stakes
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Michaux: Palace Malice eager to make 2015 debut

While most of the racing world will train its eyes on Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby, local favorite Palace Malice will quietly kick off his comeback campaign.
By Scott Michaux

Friday, April 24, 2015

McIlroy reflects on Masters

GRANITEVILLE - Rory McIlroy was back in the Augusta area more relaxed with a clearer head and fresher perspective on the events two weeks ago.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Michaux: Former Laney star might have future in NFL

Of all the post-graduate career options Clemson point guard Rod Hall Jr. was considering applying his basketball skills or degree in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, one possibility never ...
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

NeSmith hot at the right time

South Carolina golfer Matt NeSmith picked the right time to get hot.
By Scott Michaux
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