Considering the circumstances, it is interesting that Brenau University's four new hires in its coaching staff weren't all in the same setting until a group photo. Devon Thomas, Blaire Bachman, Beth Henson and Marilyn Anderson all bring a different background to their program, but all share one strong common bond: they are all Hall County natives.
Most young athletes have to devote a lot of time and effort into becoming skilled enough to earn a college athletic scholarship.
The defending state champion Jefferson 14-year old All-Stars won a record setting fourth consecutive District 6 championship last weekend. During this span, the Dragons have not lost a district game.
Freddie Freeman's 26-game on-base streak ended Wednesday in the Gwinnett Braves' 10-2 loss to the Norfolk Tides at Coolray Field in Lawrenceville.
LAWRENCEVILLE - To this point in his career, Freddie Freeman's journey to the Major Leagues has been a smooth and steady one.
The Georgia Games Bench Press and Powerlifting competition to be held July 17 at the Ironbeast Barbell Gym on Shallowford Road is seeking volunteers for spotting, loading and other related activities.
Freddie Freeman had two hits for the Triple-A Gwinnett Braves in an 11-0 loss to the Durham Bulls on Monday in Durham, N.C.
Despite Sunday's outcome, times are good for the Atlanta Braves. Since the start of June, Atlanta has only lost one series - a three-game sweep at the Chicago White Sox two weeks ago.
The Gwinnett Braves had their seven-game winning streak snapped in a 6-4 loss to the Durham Bulls on Sunday in Durham.
ATLANTA - Sylvia Fowles had 22 points and 12 rebounds to help the Chicago Sky snap the Atlanta Dream's four-game winning streak in a rugged 88-82 victory Saturday night.
The Gwinnett Braves beat the Durham Bulls 3-0 at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, NC Saturday night in the opening game of the three-game series.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Charlie Patterson was right in the middle of things when the Peachtree Road Race kicked off with just 110 participants in 1970. Today, he'll be packed in with the 55,000 runners expected to turn out for the annual 10-kilometer Independence Day Race that cuts through some of the normally congested streets of north Atlanta.
The Chattahoochee Ladies Golf Association played host to a Chix with Stix tournament at the Chattahoochee Golf Course on Tuesday in a two-person, best-ball team format.
Morgan House has the talent and desire it takes to be an Olympic paddler.
The Gwinnett bullpen tamped down on Toledo for 4 1/3 scoreless innings, setting up a come-from-behind 6-3 win for the G-Braves, the team's sixth straight victory.
Unless you hail from the Magnolia State, where life is simply grand at the moment, your SEC team has lost at least one contest during the 2014 college football campaign.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Alabama player Kurt Freitag, a Buford High graduate, has waived any right to nearly $5,000 seized during a drug investigation.
HOSCHTON - Eyes half open from exhaustion, 13-year-old Jackson Ramey pushed his way out from his desk in an early math class and tried to block out the loud klaxon bells ringing through the hallways of C.W. Davis Middle School one late August morning.
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