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Lanier National Speedway fans say farewell to Saturday racing

BRASELTON - The same message that fans have seen for years as they filed out of Lanier National Speedway may have been a little bit misleading as these same patrons of short-track racing left the South Hall track after Saturday's races.

September 24, 2011 | Bill Murphy | Community sports


Lanier National Speedway set for 'Final Showdown'

BRASELTON - Donnie Clack thinks that it's only fitting that this weekend's farewell to Saturday night races at Lanier National Speedway should be a celebration for drivers. After all, they are the people who Clack, the owner of the South Hall short track, has thought of as one big family since he bought the nearly 30-year-old track in 2003.

September 23, 2011 | Bill Murphy | Community sports


Local IronDawg lifter Moon a bench press champion

Georgia IronDawg lifter Tim Moon, of Gainesville, won a World United Amateur Powerlifting (WUAP) bench press championship Thursday with a lift of 705.5 pounds at the World Bench Press Championships in Jonesboro. He hit the lift on his third and final attempt to stay in the meet.

September 22, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


Local golf: Calhoun wins dogfight outing at Chicopee

The Wednesday Dogfight group played a two-best ball net event this week at Chicopee Woods.

September 17, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


Quincy Carter's new beginning

September 06, 2011 | | Community sports


Lanier National Speedway ending weekly races

Lanier National Speedway has announced it will end its weekly racing program after almost 30 years in Braselton.

September 01, 2011 | Zac Taylor | Community sports


Allen Creek Soccer Complex to host Atlanta Cup

For the tenth straight year, Allen Creek Soccer Complex will host 54 teams as part of the Atlanta Cup on Sept. 3-4.

August 31, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


England earns Royal Lakes championship

Chris England shot a final-round 76 and finished with a three-day total of 219 to win his seventh Royal Lakes Championship on Sunday at the course in Flowery Branch. Led by a first-day 70, England finished two shots ahead of Grant Cagle (221) and three in front of Jared Cagle (222).

August 28, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


Local golf: England leads by 2 shots at Royal Lakes Championships

Oakwood's Chris England shot a 71 and 73 over the first two rounds of the Royal Lakes Championship for the lead on Saturday at its course in Flowery Branch. The final round is today.

August 27, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


Flowery Branch resident leads 14U U.S. team to Pan-Am win

The 14-under United States national team rebounded from an early 3-0 deficit on Friday to defeat Panama 9-4 in the semifinals of the Pan-American Championships in San Felipe, Venezuela. The win put the team at 7-0 in the tournament.

August 20, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club members place at Sprint World Championship

Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club members Robert Finlayson and Ben Hefner placed in their respective events Friday on the third day of the Sprint World Championships in Szeged, Hungary.

August 20, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


Local golf results: Gene Weschler takes first at Chattahoochee Golf Course

The Chattahoochee Men's Golf Association played its monthly individual flighted strokes competition Wednesday at the Chattahoochee Golf Course.

August 20, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


Local rowers place at World Championships

Lanier Canoe & Kayak Club athletes competed in day two of the Sprint World Championships Thursday in Szeged, Hungary.

August 19, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


High school scoreboard: Aug. 16

Ashley Neal's two-run home run lifted West Hall to a 6-4 win against Monroe Area Tuesday in Oakwood.

August 16, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


High school scoreboard: Aug. 15

In a game of defending state champions, the Buford High softball team lost to the defending Class A state champions Gordon Lee 2-1 on Monday at Kennesaw State University.

August 15, 2011 | From staff reports | Community sports


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Local gym aims to increase popularity of boxing

Brandon Olson confidently admits he's in better shape now than he was during his high school football days.

April 12, 2014 | Mitch Blomert | Community sports


Local Golf: Hope records first-ever hole-in-one

Walter Hope recorded his first-ever hole-in-one on April 6 at Chicopee Woods.

April 12, 2014 | From staff reports | Community sports


Local golf: CLGA holds Opening Day Lauderdale Scramble

Josephine Phillips, Martha Nesbitt and Jeanna Tompkins teamed up to win the Chattahoochee Ladies Golf Association's opening day Lauderdale scramble on Tuesday at the Chattahoochee Golf Course.

April 05, 2014 | From staff reports | Community sports


Panoz unveils new car to mark company's 25th anniversary

The patriarch, Don Panoz, PhD, lightly pressed the starter button, and within moments the deep rumble of the Esperante Spyder GT rendered silence, then there was a burst of applause from guests at the Thursday evening unveiling by Panoz LLC of its newest and 25th anniversary edition luxury sports car.

April 04, 2014 | Lisa Laskey | Community sports


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