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.
TOLEDO, Ohio - Aided by superb pitching, the Gwinnett Braves defeated the Toledo Mud Hens, 4-2, Thursday night at Fifth Third Field. It is the sixth straight loss for Toledo.
Due to a scheduling conflict, the Georgia Games Bench Press and Powerlifting competition will not be held at Riverside Military as previously reported, but will be held at 9:30 a.m., July 17 at the new Ironbeast Barbell Gym on Shallowford Road in Gainesville.
Thirty-one members of Gainesville's Lake Lanier Rowing Club participated in the U.S. Rowling's Southeast Regional Championships in Aiken, S.C. on June 26-27.
Joe Thurston drove in a run on an RBI single and J.C. Boscan scored another run in the second inning as the Gwinnett Braves defeated the Toledo Mudhens 7-4 on Wednesday night in Toledo, Ohio.
Recent graduate Marilyn Anderson has accepted an assistant coach position with the Brenau University soccer program, announced on Wednesday.
Gwinnett Braves first baseman/designated hitter Barbaro Canizares and pitcher Michael Dunn have been selected to play in the 2010 International League All-Star game, as announced by the International League on Wednesday.
On the strength of a four-run fifth inning and three Freddie Freeman RBIs, the visiting Gwinnett Braves defeated the Toledo Mud Hens 7-3 on Tuesday.
The Drag Racers paddleboat team from Gainesville won the second round of the Lanier Dragonboat Racing Series held June 26 at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue.
Gabrielle Harvey, who helped lead her Berkmar High School team to the Georgia High School Association State Tournament for three years, has signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Brenau University.
Clint Sammons hit a grounder to second base in the ninth inning that plated two runs after a throwing error and the Gwinnett Braves rallied from two runs down to win 4-3 over the Columbus Clippers on Monday night in Columbus, Ohio.
Tommy Lowery hit a hole-in-one Sunday at Chicopee Woods Golf Course.