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Gainesville High grad Sims signs with Atlanta Falcons' practice squad

Gainesville High graduate and former Alabama quarterback Blake Sims is back in the National Football League after signing with the Atlanta Falcons on Tuesday as a running back on the practice squad.

September 13, 2016 | Times staff reports | Community sports


Preseason coaches poll puts North Georgia women's soccer team at No. 3 in Peach Belt

The University of North Georgia women's soccer team was picked to finish third in the Peach Belt Conference in a preseason poll by the league's coaches on Tuesday. North Georgia has only lost 11 conference games in the last five years and reached the final of the PBC Tournament in 2015.

August 23, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Community sports


Local golf: Wednesday Dogfight held at Chicopee Woods

Terry Clegg won the Wednesday Dogfight Group with +9 points in Stableford scoring at Chicopee Woods Golf Course in Gainesville.

August 20, 2016 | Times sports reports | Community sports


Josh Armour wins championship at Chicopee Woods golf course

After a first-round 68, Josh Armour finished the weekend with a round of 72 to win the two-day Chicopee Woods Championship on Sunday. Jameson Foote took second place. Rounding out the top five were Randy Sizemore (148), Jim Foote and Scotty Scott.

August 14, 2016 | Times sports reports | Community sports


Local golf: Chattahoochee Ladies Golf Group plays Lauderdale Scramble

The Chattahoochee Ladies Golf Association played a Lauderdale Team Scramble Tuesday.

August 06, 2016 | Times sports reports | Community sports


Tryout for new 15U baseball team on Aug. 13

A new 15U baseball team is forming for the 2016-17 fall and spring seasons.

August 04, 2016 | Times staff reports | Community sports


Gainesville Parks & Rec adult coed, men's softball registration is open

Registration for the fall adult coed and men's softball leagues is underway through the Gainesville Parks & Recreation.

August 03, 2016 | Times staff reports | Community sports


Road to Rio: Jenny Arthur 'still learning' as she prepares for weightlifting's largest stage

Chestatee High graduate Jenny Arthur is on her way to the 2016 Rio Olympics, where she will compete as a weightlifter for Team USA.

August 02, 2016 | Colin Ochs | Community sports


Gainesville grad Payne hopes to help Western Carolina to a league title

It's been four years since Gainesville High won its first Georgia High School Association state championship. Western Carolina University defensive back Fred Payne, a senior for the Red Elephants in 2012, is still fighting the same battle he fought just a few short years ago.

July 29, 2016 | Zack Myers | Community sports


Gainesville High's Ryan Hogan ties for fourth in AJGA Championship

Gainesville High's Ryan Hogan failed to defend his title, but still finished in the top-four of the final round of Wednesday's Atlanta Junior Golf Association Grand Championship at TPC Sugarloaf in Duluth.

July 27, 2016 | Times staff reports | Community sports


Gainesville High's Hogan 4 strokes off lead at Atlanta Junior Golf Grand Championship

Gainesville High golfer Ryan Hogan sits four strokes off the lead after the second day of the Atlanta Junior Golf Grand Championship at TPC Sugarloaf in Duluth.

July 26, 2016 | Times staff reports | Community sports


Gainesville High grad Spencer Ralston qualifies for US Amateur golf tournament

Gainesville High graduate and University of Georgia freshman Spencer Ralston earned a spot in the 2016 United States Amateur on Tuesday at the United States Golf Association (USGA) qualifier at Newnan Country Club in Newnan.

July 26, 2016 | Times staff reports | Community sports


Clermont Cupcake Challenge scheduled for Sept. 17

The North Hall Lions Club Cupcake Challenge 5-kilometer road race and 1K run are Sept. 17, starting at W R Strickland & Sons Funeral Home at 260 Main Street in Clermont. The one-kilometer fun run begins at 7:30 a.m., while the 5K starts at 7:45 a.m.

July 25, 2016 | Times sports reports | Community sports


Local golf: Wednesday Dogfight group plays Stableford scoring event at Chicopee Woods

The Wednesday Dogfights played a Stableford scoring game at Chicopee Woods Golf Course this week. The 'A' Flight winner was Roger Stapp with +7 individual points. Eric Awtry finished in second place with +5 points while Terry Clegg, James Roberts and Henry Komoto all tied for third with +4 individual points.

July 24, 2016 | Times sports reports | Community sports


Weightlifting: Four area lifters win gold at Georgia Games

Northeast Georgia athletes took home four gold medals in the bench press-only categories Saturday at the 2016 Georgia Games event at Iron Beast gym in Gainesville.

July 24, 2016 | Times sports reports | Community sports


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IndyCar champion to compete in Petit Le Mans on Saturday at Road Atlanta

Start your engines.

September 26, 2016 | Times staff reports | Community sports


Gainesville's Tim Moon powers his way to Mr. Olympia bench-press title, world record

After racking his third press of 788.14 pounds to win Friday's bench-only championship of the elite Mr. Olympia Invitational in Las Vegas, 52-year-old ...

September 20, 2016 | Sarah Woodall | Community sports


Former Gainesville High golfer Spencer Ralston finishes 7th, helps Bulldogs to 5th in 3-day event

Gainesville High grad Spencer Ralston shot a 1-over 73 Tuesday in the final round of the Franklin American Mortgage Company Intercollegiate, helping the University of ...

September 20, 2016 | Times staff reports | Community sports


Local golf: Chattahoochee Men hold flighted event

The Chattahoochee Men's Golf Association played a flighted tournament on Wednesday. In the first flight, Richard McClure finished first, Billy Shrader and Scott Adams ...

September 17, 2016 | Times sports reports | Community sports


Gainesville's Tim Moon bench presses 804 pounds to win at Mr. Olympia

Gainesville's Tim Moon won the bench press title at the Mr. Olympia meet Friday in Las Vegas with a lift of 804 pounds.

September 17, 2016 | Times sports reports | Community sports


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