Sandlin, Snipes lead Wolfpack to region rout

Greenbrier's Nick Sandlin struck out 12 over seven innings and Ty Snipes drove in five as the Wolfpack beat Grovetown 10-2 on Wednesday night.
By David Lee

Lions roar into SIAC semifinals

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Denzel Dillingham scored 20 points and the Lions rolled to a 97-71 win over Clark Atlanta on Wednesday in the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference quarterfinals.

Michaux: Scott returns to action with new life, game

DORAL, Fla. - Adam Scott returns to work from his Australian summer vacation a fully changed man - new daughter, new caddie, new putter.
By Scott Michaux

Palmer plans to hit honorary tee shot at Masters

Despite a dislocated shoulder that has slowed his gait and prevented him from playing golf, Arnold Palmer has no intention of missing his appointed tee time at Augusta National Golf Club next month.
By Scott Michaux

Richt says QB battle is still wide open

ATHENS, Ga. - Brice Ramsey's edge in Georgia's quarterback competition this spring might not be as big as some believed.
By Charles Odum

Braves' Rodriguez struggles in first outing

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - If Wandy Rodriguez hopes to win the Atlanta Braves' fifth-starter competition, he'll need to pitch better than he did Wednesday in his first time out.

Ex-Lakeside star working on Gordon's pit crew

HAMPTON, Ga. - When Kyle Tudor was playing football at East Carolina, his day was filled with weight training, film sessions, meetings and practice. That routine hasn't changed since he joined Jeff Gordon's pit crew in NASCAR.
By Don Coble

Top-ranked Wildcats deny Dogs' upset bid

ATHENS, Ga. - No. 1 Kentucky overcame a nine-point deficit in the second half to keep its perfect season intact, beating Georgia 72-64 on Tuesday night.

Area's best to meet in soccer tournament

Starting Thursday, Blanchard Woods Park will be the home for the Regions Border Classic Soccer Invitational.
By Wayne Staats

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Logano, Johnson can breathe easy after early wins

Amid all the euphoria at the season-opening Daytona 500, car owner Roger Penske found time to realize one of the important consequences of Joey Logano's victory - an automatic spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.
By Don Coble

Gordon has knack for finding unprotected barriers

Jeff Gordon's collision last Sunday with a concrete wall unprotected by energy-absorbing material was his sixth in the past seven years.
By Don Coble

Rodriguez reaches base twice in return

TAMPA, Fla. - Alex Rodriguez went 1 for 2 with a walk in a 3-1 spring-training loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday, another step forward as he tries to resume his drug-scarred career.

US takes Algarve Cup opener

VILA REAL de SAN ANTONIO, Portugal - Carli Lloyd scored two goals and the U.S. women's national team opened the Algarve Cup in Portugal with a 2-1 victory over Norway on Wednesday.

Manning to return, takes pay cut

A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Peyton Manning will return for a fourth season in Denver and 18th in the NFL. Manning will reduce his salary from $19 million to $15 million in 2015.

Georgia Tech women breeze in tourmanent

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Aaliyah Whiteside scored 23 points, and Roddreka Rogers had a career-high 20 points and 14 rebounds to lead No. 11 seed Georgia Tech to an 80-53 win over 14th-seeded Clemson.

Irish pull away from Cardinals

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Demetrius Jackson scored 21 points and No. 12 Notre Dame made its final seven shots to pull away for a 71-59 victory over No. 16 Louisville on Wednesday night that clinched third place in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Cavaliers power past Raptors

TORONTO - LeBron James scored 29 points and matched a season high with 14 assists, Kevin Love had 22 points and 10 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers held on late to beat the Toronto Raptors 120-112 on Wednesday night.

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