RiverDogs survive Gregorio's start to beat GreenJackets

Despite 10 strikeouts over six solid innings, Augusta's Joan Gregorio didn't receive run support in a 5-0 loss to the Charleston RiverDogs on Sunday.
By David Lee

Grovetown's hot start puts program on map

Grovetown's volleyball team has sprinted to a 14-0 start, already surpassing last season's win total and putting the program on the radar this year.
By David Lee

GreenJackets beat RiverDogs to end season on high note

Augusta's Luis Ysla won the SAL ERA title in his final start as the GreenJackets beat the Charleston RiverDogs 2-0 on Monday to end the season on a high note.
By David Lee

Georgia offense shows strength against Clemson

A healthy Todd Gurley and a talented trio of running backs showed that pounding the ball with a potent ground game could give the Bulldogs a new identity.
By Marc Weiszer

GreenJackets limp to finish behind offensive woes

The Augusta GreenJackets went 9-20 in August and posted the lowest batting average in the South Atlantic League this season.
By David Lee

UGA win has media gushing

Two ESPN analysts not only have Georgia in their top four after week one but put them at No. 1.
By Marc Weizser

Chris Kirk rallies to win the Deutsche Bank

NORTON, Mass. - Former Georgia golfer Chris Kirk closed with 5-under-par 66 to win the Deutsche Bank Championship and bolster his case for a Ryder Cup pick.
By Doug Ferguson

Braves' Wood carves up Marlins

ATLANTA - Alex Wood struck out 12 in eight dominant innings and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Marlins 1-0 on Sunday.
By George Henry

Kahne wins at Atlanta, earns spot in Chase

HAMPTON, Ga. - Kasey Kahne bounced back from poor pit stop to win the Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday night.

Spain, Greece earn a trip to the round of 16

Spain and Greece are headed to the round of 16, and Senegal is in position to join them after shaking up Group B with an upset Monday at the Basketball World Cup.
By Brian Mahoney

Heath: Georgia Southern better than advertised

Talent-wise, Georgia Southern appeared to be on equal terms with North Carolina State on Saturday.
By Donald Heath

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Solving the schedules

If the 14-team Southeastern and Atlantic Coast conferences would scrap the two-division system, they could maintain essential rivalries while establishing more frequent competition within the conferences.

Raiders will start rookie at quarterback

ALAMEDA, Calif. - Oakland rookie Derek Carr will start the season opener against the New York Jets.

Gronkowski said he will play Sunday

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker and announced he will be playing in the Patriots' opener.

Clemson looking to regain its offensive spark

CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson offensive coordinator Chad Morris laid things out as clearly as he could for the Tigers after their scoreless second half in a loss at Georgia.
By Pete Iacobelli

Jenna Fryer: Healing is important for Stewart; a Chase berth isn't

Tony Stewart's 41st-place finish wasn't important in the grand scheme of life, which he is beginning to understand in the aftermath of driver Kevin Ward Jr.'s death.
By Jenna Fryer

49er facing domestic violence charges

San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood, San Jose police said.

Blaney takes Trucks race

BOWMANVILLE, Ontario - Ryan Blaney edged German Quiroga by 0.049 seconds to win the Truck Series race on the road course at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park.

Wozniacki beats heat, Sharapova in fourth round

NEW YORK - Caroline Wozniacki trusts her stamina so much that she plans to return to New York in two months to run a marathon.
By Rachel Cohen

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UGA win has media gushing

Two ESPN analysts not only have Georgia in their top four after week one but put them at No. 1.
By Marc Weizser
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Commissioners seek attorney general's opinion on SPLOST

Two Augusta commissioners are seeking an opinion from Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens on the city's disbursement of sales tax proceeds to non-profits.

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