Local junior golfers to compete at Pebble Beach

Local junior golfers Sarah Harrison and Michael Stallings were chosen to compete in the Champions Tour's Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach.
By David Lee

Aquinas' Leeseberg named fall player of week

Aquinas softball pitcher Kallen Leeseberg was named fall sports player of the week for another dominating week in the circle.
By David Lee

Greenbrier softball takes region lead late in season

Greenbrier softball took the region lead over Evans late in the season with a 9-1 win Thursday. The Lady Wolfpack are in position to play host to the region tournament.
By David Lee

McIlroy-McDowell partnership might not be in the cards this week

GLENEAGLES, Scotland - European captain Paul McGinley is having second thoughts about a Rory McIlroy-Graeme McDowell partnership in the Ryder Cup.
By Doug Ferguson

Florida State coach says penatly 'hit home' for star QB

Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston was welcomed back to his starting position by Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher.

Falcons' defense prepares for Vikings rookie quarterback

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Falcons' defense was handed a new challenge Monday as players returned from their long weekend: How to contain Teddy Bridgewater.
By Charles Odum

North Augusta-Strom Thurmond is Game of the Week

North Augusta and Strom Thurmond, two of the area's best programs, to play again Friday at Strom Thurmond.
By Wayne Staats

Ravens owner denies any 'misdirection' regarding Rice

OWINGS MILLS, Md. - Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti refuted a report suggesting he and other officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice.
By David Ginsburg

Braves fire general manager Wren

One day after they were officially eliminated from post-season play, the Atlanta Braves fired general manager Frank Wren.
By Paul Newberry

Joey Logano wins at New Hampshire in 2nd Chase race

LOUDON, N.H. - Joey Logano pulled away on the restart to win a green-white-checkered finish Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and advance to the second round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
By Dan Gelston

Braves fall to Mets, 10-2

The Atlanta Braves were knocked out of the playoff race Sunday after a stunning late-season collapse, losing to Jacob deGrom and the New York Mets 10-2.
By George Henry

Peach Belt forum addresses violence and sex assault

Dr. Debbie Wilson, the primary author of the new NCAA policy regarding sexual assault and interpersonal violence, spoke on Monday to a gathering of college athletes and women's administrators.
By Chris Gay

Freshman has worked hard for his spot on Georgia's defense

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia's 21-player signing class this year included 12 rated four or five-star recruits. Dominick Sanders wasn't one of them.
By Marc Weiszer

Chargers' Danny Woodhead out for the season

Chargers coach Mike McCoy says running back Danny Woodhead has a broken lower right leg and will miss the rest of the season.

Winston back on field for Seminoles

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher announced quarterback Jameis Winston was once again the starter shortly after the top-ranked Seminoles survived their biggest regular-season scare since 2013 at the hands of Clemson.
By Kareem Copeland

Seahawks hold off Broncos 26-20 in overtime

SEATTLE - Marshawn Lynch scored on a 6-yard TD run on the first possession of overtime and the Seattle Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 26-20 on Sunday in a Super Bowl rematch that lived up to expectations.

Former Titans kicker Rob Bironas dies in crash

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs and the Arena Football League before becoming one of the NFL's most accurate kickers, died in a car crash. He was 36.

Fathauer captures crown, PGA card

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Derek Fathauer won the season-ending Web.com Tour Championship on Sunday to top the four-event Web.Com Tour Finals money list and earn a full PGA Tour exemption.

East Carolina, Mississippi State enter top 25 after big wins

East Carolina is ranked in the college football poll for the first time since 2008, and Mississippi State moved into the Top 25 for the first time in two seasons after breaking a long losing streak against Louisiana State.


Jackets-Rebels game of week As October approaches, North Augusta finally hits the road. The undefeated Yellow Jackets' first away game is with Strom Thurmond.

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