The Lanier Running Club finished first in the Dixie 200 Relay on Saturday in Oak Mountain State Park near Birmingham, Ala.
Joe Roberts, Bud Black, Ken Chahoy and Johnny Nix finished in first place in the Luna's Tuesday golf group's event last week at Royal Lakes Golf Course.
The leaderboard at the Milton Martin Honda Classic didn't change much on Saturday, mainly because there weren't many golfers on the course.
One of the biggest challenges of playing professional golf is adjusting with only a couple days to prepare on a new course and all of its intricacies. Unfavorable weather conditions make it even more necessary to play conservative.
Chris Wolfe didn't have much of anything to complain about Thursday, except for the cold.
Competitors will have to deal with more than one challenge in the Milton Martin Honda Classic this weekend at the Chattahoochee Golf Club.
The Chattahoochee Golf Course will welcome some of the top up-and-comers in golf this week. The National Golf Association, the third highest-ranked tour of professional golf, is holding the Milton Martin Honda Classic starting Thursday and going four rounds at the par-72 course in Gainesville. After play was suspended due to weather last year, 171 golfers are going after their share of the $200,000 purse.
Larry Viola, Gary Szwast, Gene Cronic and Glenn Rush won the Reunion Country Club Senior Men's Golf Association's March Madness monthly event on Wednesday in Flowery Branch.
Henry Komoto won Monday's Dedicated Players Group event last week at Chicopee Woods Golf Course.
LaGrange College sophomore and North Hall grad Danielle Newbern was named USA South Softball Player of the Week, the conference announced earlier this week. Newbern helped the Panthers open the 2013 season last week with a 4-0 record.
Dawsonville native James Bowen closed with a one-under-par 71 to win the Asian Development Tour (ADT) PGM Sime Darby Harvard Masters on Saturday in Malaysia.
Jack Costello, Carlyle Cox, Denny Momper and Gary Palmer teamed up to win the Chattahoochee Men's Golf Association's two-best-ball, aggregated-net-points game on Wednesday at the Chattahoochee Golf Course.
Lanier Aquatics placed second in the small team division at the Georgia Swimming State Championships this past weekend at Georgia Tech.
Bob Seebeck, Mike Reiland and Bill Wagner teamed up to take first place at the Reunion Country Club par-3 event last Wednesday at Reunion Golf Club in Braselton.
Bob Kidd finished in first place in the Dedicated Players Group's Friday match last week at Chicopee Woods Golf Course.
Gainesville High golfer Grant Lasseter shot a 75 on Tuesday to finish tied for ninth after two rounds of the Georgia State Golf Association Junior Championship at The Farm golf course in Rocky Face.
Gainesville High grad Pep Brown sits at 1-under par through seven of the second round's 18 holes at the Southern Junior Championship on Thursday on the Tuckahoe Course at the Country Club of Virginia in Richmond.
Hall County powerlifter Tim Moon took first place in the 44-49 Master's Men's and Open classes of the bench press with a record lift of 756.18 pounds at the World United Amateur Powerlifting's United States Bench Press and Powerlifting National Championships on Sunday in Peoria, Ill.
With one very heavy push, Tim Moon can become a champion once again.
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