Scott Rouch

Stories by Scott Rouch

Monday, June 29, 2015

All-star meet gives individuals a chance to shine

With team competitions done for the season, it was time for individuals to shine Monday night at the CSRA Summer Swim League All-Star Meet at the Augusta Aquatics Center.
By Scott Rouch

Friday, June 26, 2015

Evans graduate Peka signs with USC Aiken

While she was looking to play softball somewhere, Evans graduate Samantha Peka was trying to take care of her scholastic future first. She did both Friday, signing to play softball for USC Aiken.
By Scott Rouch

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Lee finishes in record-setting fashion at Georgia Junior

S.M. Lee, of Buford, Ga., won the Georgia Junior Championship on Wednesday at West Lake Country Club by eight strokes in wire-to-wire fashion.
By Scott Rouch

Friday, June 12, 2015

Recapitalization of West Lake spurs improvements

After West Lake Country Club was recapitalized by Concert Golf Partners in April, work on $1.5 million in capital projects began.
By Scott Rouch

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Experience key in Musketeer's strong showing at state meet

Richmond Academy's Natosha Jordan brought home the high jump state title in Class AAAAA, was third in the 300 hurdles and fourth in the 100 hurdles.
By Scott Rouch

Bowles wins track award

Lakeside s Christian Bowles is the Boys All-area Track athlete of the year
By Scott Rouch

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Chambers approved as Lakeside softball coach

The Columbia County Board of Eduction approved Harlem High's boys basketball coach and assistant softball coach Kim Chambers as the new softball coach at Lakeside.
By Scott Rouch

Monday, June 8, 2015

Goalie was 'head, heart and soul' of Panthers' defense

Lakeside's boys lacrosse team went 10-5 in 2015 and had the No. 3 defense across all classifications in the state. At the heart of the Panthers' defense was senior goalie Jared Broder.
By Scott Rouch

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Lakeside lacrosse goalie saves best for last

After making the jump from softball to girls lacrosse goalie in her freshman year, Lakeside's Savannah Jane Duncan saved her best for last.
By Scott Rouch

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Area swimmers to go to SEC schools

Teammates for the past six years in the Aiken-Augusta Swim League, next year Mitchell Petras and Evan Freed may see each other in the pool as rivals in the Southeastern Conference.
By Scott Rouch

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Tri-meets make debut in CSRA Swim League

The CSRA Swim League started in unique fashion Tuesday night, with four tri-meets to go along with two dual meets.
By Scott Rouch

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Local speller eliminated from national bee

Charlie Li, the Augusta area's contestant in the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee was unable to get past the required vocabulary test to advance to the semifinal round in Washington.
By Scott Rouch

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Greenbrier-Gainesville finale rescheduled

The GHSA Class AAAAA state baseball championship series finale between Greenbrier and Gainesville scheduled for Tuesday was postponed and rescheduled for Wednesday at noon.
By Scott Rouch

Monday, May 25, 2015

Gainesville, Greenbrier will decide Class AAAAA champion Tuesday

After falling 6-2 to Gainesville in Game 1 of the Georgia High School Association Class AAAAA state baseball championship series, Greenbrier rebounded.
By Scott Rouch

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Wolfpack rally in Game 2, advance to finals

EVANS - When Adam Sasser gloved a foul pop-up in the bottom of the 11th for the third out Tuesday night, Greenbrier advanced to the state baseball championship for the third time in four years.
By Scott Rouch

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Lakeside caps perfect run to state tennis title

The Lakeside boys tennis team finished off a 21-0 season by beating Starr's Mill, 3-1, on Saturday in the GHSA Class AAAAA finals at Clayton County International Park Tennis Center in ...
By Scott Rouch

Monday, May 4, 2015

Panthers will play for state tennis title

The Lakeside boys tennis team beat River Ridge, 3-0, on Monday afternoon, advancing to Saturday's finals of the GHSA Class AAAAA boys state tennis tournament.
By Scott Rouch

Friday, May 1, 2015

Panthers roll to state semifinals

The Lakeside High School boys tennis team beat Glynn Academy 3-0 Friday and advanced to the state's semi-final round.
By Scott Rouch

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Harlem girls win state playoff opener in soccer

HARLEM - Harlem's Katie Essick had all the goals as Harlem beat Bleckley County 3-0 in the GHSA Class AA girls state soccer tournament opener.
By Scott Rouch

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Augusta Christian player signs with Kentucky in football

Some of those heading to Augusta Christian's gym Wednesday might have thought they were celebrating Calvin Taylor signing a basketball scholarship. Instead he signed in football with Kentucky.
By Scott Rouch
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Georgia state workers, teachers pay more for health care

ATLANTA - Teachers and state employees in Georgia are paying more for their health care than other public sector employees, according to a new study by the state Depart­ment of Community Health.
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