Power Poll

The area’s top 10 football teams as voted on by members of The Augusta Chronicle sports department, WJBF-TV, WRDW-TV, WGAC and other area media. A first-place vote is worth 10 points; a 10th-place vote is worth one point. First-place votes are in parentheses.

1. Washington County (9)989-01
2. Washington-Wilkes8410-02
3. Aquinas (1)8110-03
4. North Augusta6910-14
5. Burke County557-26
6. Strom Thurmond5410-15
7. Silver Bluff4310-17
8. Laney328-28
9. Williston-Elko189-29
10. Curtis Baptist98-210

Others receiving votes: Lincoln County 1, Lakeside 1, Westside 1.


Tue, 02/21/2017 - 23:43

MLB might make unilateral rule changes for 2018 season

PHOENIX — Major League Baseball intends to give the players’ association the required one-year advance notice that would allow management to unilaterally change the strike zone, install pitch clocks and limit trips to the pitcher’s mound starting in 2018. Read more