While there's not much the Hall County schools system can do about student-athletes transferring from one in-county school to another, it has taken the intiative to impose its own code of ethics on the issue.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- The Gwinnett Braves spent Friday night gradually chipping away at a sizeable Louisville Bats lead, but in the end, three-run homers surrendered by G-Braves starter Jose Ortegano in the first and third innings proved too much to over come in a 7-4 Bats win.
LAWRENCEVILLE - It may be a surprise to many the Cincinnati Reds were in first place of the National League's Central division heading into the All-Star break, but Micah Owings expected them to be where they are now - just a game behind division leaders St. Louis.
As recently as 20 to 30 years ago, when an athlete heard the doctor say "torn anterior cruciate ligament," those words were followed with more bad news like, "you'll be rehabbing for the next 12 to 18 months."
The Atlanta Braves surprisingly head into the All-Star break with an four-game lead in the National League's East division after an 3-0 loss to New York on Sunday, which capped a three-game road series against the Mets.
During his arrest on DUI charges Wednesday in Atlanta, University of Georgia Athletic Director Damon Evans repeatedly attempted to negotiate with the arresting officer, according to the Georgia State Patrol's police report released Friday.