Bubba Watson celebrates victory at Augusta Waffle House

After winning the green jacket and $1.6 million, Watson feasted on a double grilled cheese with a side of hashbrowns scattered and covered at the Waffle House on Wheeler Road near Doctors Hospital.
By Meg Mirshak

Knights move on with late burst

Evans advanced to the semifinals of the Region 2-AAAAA boys soccer tournament with a 6-2 win over Northside, Warner Robins, Tuesday night.
By Scott Rouch

Jones takes step forward in no-hit effort

Augusta GreenJackets starter Christian Jones threw five no-hit innings Monday night before rain suspended the game. The start was a step forward for Jones after elbow surgery.
By David Lee

Selig is praised on Jackie Robinson Day

NEW YORK - Marking the 67th anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier, the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport has taken in minority opportunities over the past two decades.
By Ronald Blum

Baseball's new replay system is lauded by commissioner

NEW YORK - Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig says the sport's new replay system is working well despite a few problems during its first two weeks.
By Ronald Blum

Timberwolves might part with coach

MINNEAPOLIS - As the clock ticks down on the Minnesota Timberwolves' regular season finale tonight, one of the most quietly successful coaching careers the NBA has ever seen could be coming to a close with it.
By Jon Krawczynski

Cross-examination of Pistorius ends

PRETORIA, South Africa - For five days, Oscar Pistorius endured a withering cross-examination at his murder trial from a prosecutor who pounced on apparent inconsistencies in his testimony.
By Christopher Torchia

Watson learned from 2012 'hangover'

At the prime of his career at age 35, two-time Masters Tournament champion Bubba Watson is getting better every year, according to caddie Ted Scott, who has been on his bag since 2011.
By David Westin
Scott Michaux

Drama was hard to find at the 2014 Masters

The 2014 Masters Tournament was not a keeper.
By Scott Michaux

Ramsey to turn pro

Former Evans resident Ashlan Ramsey, a freshman on the Clemson women's golf team, will turn pro after the college season, according to GolfWeek.

Stoudt named Clemson quarterback

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says senior Cole Stoudt is the team's starting quarterback coming out of spring, and injured freshman Deshaun Watson will have the chance to compete for the job this fall.

Pacers can relax for now

Indiana Pacers players and coaches are smiling again, and the stress of 5½ grinding months of tracking standings and scores seems to have vanished, literally overnight.
By Michael Marot

Hot goalies will be key to hoisting this year's Stanley Cup

The NHL playoffs have arrived, which means it's time for the goalies to get going.
By Dave Campbell


Westside golfer Jason Murphy signed with Emmanuel College, in Franklin Springs, Ga.

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