Jose Eric Garcia has been named an assistant football and track and field coach at Berry College.
ATHENS — Police say a University of Georgia football player is facing a charge of aggravated assault, a felony.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — In a preseason poll of media attending the 2014 ACC Football Kickoff at the Grandover Resort in Greensboro, North Carolina, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets were picked fifth in the Coastal Division.
Norman Arey writes about arrests surrounding football in Thursday's print edition of the Rome News-Tribune.
The Georgia Highlands Chargers softball team has finalized their fall schedule with four NCAA Division I opponents including the 2014 NCAA Division I Softball National Champions, the Florida Gators.
IRVING, Texas (AP) — A rising gold football-shaped trophy will be the prize for the national champion in the new College Football Playoff.
The wait is over.
Norman Arey writes about out some of the low-lights in college sports
Two local athletes were named to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Academic All-ODAC team. Cam Collins and Nash Nance, who both attend Hampden-Sydney, made the list.
She is being counted on to play a big role next season when she dons the colors for the Shorter Lady Hawks softball team.
Blake Smart, a decorated student-athlete and former coach at Berry College, has been named the head men’s golf coach at the University of Memphis.
Norman Arey writes about college realignment in his column in Friday's print edition of the Rome News-Tribune.
On Sept. 20 Shorter’s football team will take to the field at AT&T Stadium, Home of the Dallas Cowboys, for a showdown with West Texas A&M. Tickets for the game, as well as the three other games scheduled for the day are now on sale.
EDITOR’S NOTE: David Dawson worked in the Rome News-Tribune sports department from 1999-2013. He is now an assistant director of communications at Vanderbilt University, serving as the sports information director for the women’s basketball team and the track and field team. Last week, he and his dad went to Vanderbilt Stadium and gathered with other Commodore fans to watch the Vanderbilt baseball team play Virginia in the championship game of the College World Series in Omaha. His column about the game was posted on the Vanderbilt website.
The sound of his voice immediately told the story of how Kirk Wilson felt when he answered his phone late Sunday afternoon — and for good reason.
In six weeks, the Shorter football team will start its preseason workouts to get ready for the 2014 season that will be the 10th campaign in the program’s history.
Shorter senior Kirk Wilson was hoping that he would have the opportunity to showcase his speed and put the Hawks’ program into the national spotlight.
ROME — Head football coach Phil Jones and the Shorter Hawks coaching staff are always on the lookout for players who can help the program move forward.
Head football coach Phil Jones and the Shorter Hawks coaching staff are always on the lookout for players who can help the program move forward.
Norman Arey writes about college football in his column in Thursday's print edition of the Rome News-Tribune.