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Brock, Meybohm will go into hall

The Augusta City Classic announced Wednesday two inductees for the 2013 Augusta City Classic Hall of Fame.

This year’s inductees are two local legends who have impacted sports in the Augusta community.

Don Brock, who won more than 325 games in 25 years coaching boys basketball at Richmond Academy, and businessman E.G. Meybohm will be honored at the City Classic Annual Hall of Fame Banquet, Sept. 26, at Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center.

Meybohm, president and founder of Meybohm Realty, was a standout baseball player at Harlem High School and Georgia Southern and co-founded Champions Retreat Golf Club.

The Hall of Fame banquet starts at 7 p.m.

On Sept. 29, the Augusta City Classic/Capitol City Classic Hall of Fame Game will begin at 2 p.m. with Benedict facing Fort Valley State at Laney Stadium.

For tickets to either event, call (706) 829-4854.

• In Aiken, the USC Aiken volleyball rallied for a 3-1 victory over Lander in its Peach Belt Conference opener.

The Lady Pacers won 21-25, 25-16, 25-16 and 28-26.

Taylor Stratton and Shawn Hotson had 14 kills each and Amanda Bologna had 32 assists for the Lady Pacers (3-1).

• In Aiken, Lenoir-Rhyne limited the USC Aiken men to nine shots on goal in a 2-0 nonconference soccer victory. The Pacers are 0-2-1.

• All former Georgia Regents University softball players are invited to play in an alumni game on Sept. 21 at Jaguar Field.

The seven-inning game will begin at 2 p.m.

Golf

Reserve Club is site of the finale

The final round of the 54-hole CSRA Women’s Golf Association’s Montenyohl Championship will be played today at Aiken’s Reserve Club.

The first two rounds were played Monday and Tuesday. Mary Helen McElreath, who is seeking her seventh consecutive victory, will carry an eight-shot lead into the final round. She shot 80 at Savannah Lakes’ Tara course and had 70 at Pointe South.

Judy Phillips (84-74) is in second place.

Sandra Freedman leads the senior division.

NBA

Beasley headed back to the Heat

The Miami Heat re-signed Michael Beasley, who spent the first two seasons of his up-and-down NBA career with the team and became a free agent when the Phoenix Suns bought out his contract earlier this month.

Beasley was drafted second overall in 2008 by the Heat and averaged 14.3 points a game over those two seasons. He was traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves in 2010 and signed with Phoenix as a free agent in 2012.

Heat president Pat Riley said the team decided that Beasley “can help us.”

Beasley was arrested earlier this off-season in Arizona on charges of felony marijuana possession and possession of drug paraphernalia. It was the latest in a series of incidents involving the drug that have plagued his NBA career.

• The New York Knicks have signed guards Chris Smith and Toure’ Murry.

Smith is the younger brother of Knicks guard J.R. Smith, the NBA’s Sixth Man of the Year.

Chris Smith, who helped Louisville reach the 2012 Final Four, was on the Knicks’ roster in the preseason last year before getting hurt and waived before the regular season.

Murry helped lead Rio Grande to the NBA Development League championship last season.


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