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Taylor: Lakeview girls leave region cellar to grab state berth

Lakeview Academy girls basketball coach John Carrick dared to be optimistic when assessing his team's chances for the current season.

February 19, 2012 | Zac Taylor | Sports columnists


Taylor: Flowery Branch girls taking nothing for granted in region tourney

The Flowery Branch girls basketball team, the No. 1 seed out of Region 8-AAAA North going into the region tournament in Loganville this week, should know better than most how important it is not to overlook any opponent in the region tournament.

February 13, 2012 | Zac Taylor | Sports columnists


Taylor: Shot blockers a force on the basketball court

Last Tuesday night, Johnson High forward Montrell McKenzie had a smile on his face that no one could wipe off.

January 22, 2012 | Zac Taylor | Sports columnists


Taylor: GHSA still has to address how to best classify wrestling programs

Last Tuesday, coaches and athletic directors from across the state converged on the Macon Centreplex to ratify the new reclassification for the 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 school years.

January 15, 2012 | Zac Taylor | Sports columnists


Mitchell: Words louder than action at some sporting events

I was seated at midcourt awaiting the tip in a basketball game between the Chestatee and Franklin County girls on Friday night for just five minutes before I had to do a double take to make sure I was in the right place.

January 15, 2012 | David Mitchell | Sports columnists


Prevost: Expect LSU to come out on top again in rematch for national title

The BCS Championship Game finally - finally - takes place Monday night in the City That Care Forgot.

January 04, 2012 | Ben Prevost | Sports columnists


Taylor: East Hall boys to experience more than basketball in Alaska

It's over 3,400 miles to the East Hall boys basketball teams' next tournament.

January 01, 2012 | Zac Taylor | Sports columnists


Prevost: Bowl season not what it used to be

Ahh, bowl season. Don't you love it? A handful of quality bowl games leading up to the traditional New Year's Day marathon feast of college football. Settle in with some black-eyed peas and cabbage, a few hair-of-the-dog frothy beverages, and watch your favorite teams cap off the college football season.

December 24, 2011 | Ben Prevost | Sports columnists


Taylor: More than football to be affected by new region alignments

It's not all that different from the recent spate of conference realignment in college.

December 11, 2011 | Zac Taylor | Sports columnists


Prevost: Sizing up the SEC Championship game

For the third time in nine years, LSU and Georgia meet in Atlanta for the SEC Championship.

November 30, 2011 | Ben Prevost | Sports columnists


Prevost: Giving thanks for everything SEC

It's Thanksgiving and you know what that means. Plenty of turkey, your aunt's "famous" casserole that slightly grosses you out, and football.

November 23, 2011 | Ben Prevost | Sports columnists


Mitchell: GHSA rule ignores the goals of athletics

High school sports are about camaraderie, inclusion, growth and learning to be a part of something bigger than yourself.

November 18, 2011 | David Mitchell | Sports columnists


Prevost: Some bold picks for a not-so-big weekend in the SEC

Serious Southeastern Conference football fans have had Saturday, Nov. 19 circled on their calendars.

November 16, 2011 | Ben Prevost | Sports columnists


Prevost: Time to test your SEC knowledge

OK class, it's time for an SEC pop quiz. Follow the directions closely. Using your Scantron form and a No. 2 pencil, fill in the bubble that corresponds with your answer. Be sure to press firmly and fill in the bubbles completely.

November 09, 2011 | Ben Prevost | Sports columnists


Prevost: Hype before LSU-Alabama game at all-time level

It's tough to live up to great expectations. Just ask the current occupant of the White House. Rarely are our greatest expectations met, which makes it all the more special when it actually happens.

November 02, 2011 | Ben Prevost | Sports columnists


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Ashway: Rory gave thrilling end to PGA Championship

For the first time ever, golf saved its best major till last.

August 13, 2014 | By Denton Ashway For The Times | Sports columnists


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