Union's good luck continued in the men's game as the Bulldog's earned their first Gulf South Conference win of the year with a 2-1 decision over men's soccer.
Emily Stromberg had 30 digs and surpassed the 1,000 dig mark for her career, but Berry College lost at Birmingham Southern, 3-1, on Friday night. Set scores were 18-25, 26-24, 25-21, 25-21.
Norman Arey makes his college football picks in Friday's print edition of the Rome News-Tribune.
ATHENS — Thanks to Nick Chubb, concerns about Georgia’s running game have subsided even as Todd Gurley’s status remains uncertain.
Mitchell Blanchard of Berry College has been named to the D3football.com Team of the Week.
Georgia Highlands College is gearing up for another basketball season beginning for the Lady Chargers on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 for the men’s team.
The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Soccer Club’s Select teams had a balanced weekend with four wins, four losses and three ties — bringing the season record to 28-33-11.
The Hawks made it three in a row Tuesday night with a 2-0 non-conference win over Trevecca Nazarene at home.
Mika Robinson, Berry College’s volleyball coach, has been selected to be the head women’s coach for the USA Division III volleyball team in their Brazil Tour 2015.
For the third time in four tournaments, the Lady Hawks have come out on top; this time winning the LeeAnn Noble Memorial hosted by the University of North Georgia by a 15-stroke margin. Isabella Baldacci and Jennifer Yu also gave Shorter its second individual win of the year; sharing the individual gold.
Led by Franzi Knoetsch and Paulina Sekerkovia, South Carolina Beaufort held off Dalton State by one stroke to win the 2014 Chick fil-A Women’s Collegiate on Tuesday afternoon at Stonebridge Golf Club. The Sand Sharks’ two-day low score of 612 (312-300) beat the Roadrunners (303-310) by one shot.
The Southern Athletic Association announced the football Players of the Week following games played Oct. 18, and Berry’s Dale Jackson was named the offensive player of the week, and Campbell Harrison of Berry was named the special teams player of the week.
After the first round of competition, the Lady Hawks are in first place with a four-stroke lead at the LeeAnn Noble Memorial hosted by the University of North Georgia. Shorter compiled an impressive first day, having each of its six players (Isabella Baldacci is competing as an individual, and her score will not count toward the team total) finish in the top 21.
Nine teams and 59 players completed play on Monday at the Chick-fil-A women’s Collegiate, at Stonebridge Golf Club. Berry shot 326 and finished round one tied for sixth place.
Sydney Weaver led the Vikings’ with a low score of 79 and is tied for 15th. Teammate Lauren Buschhorn shot an 81 is tied for 20th.
Dalton State College finished on top at the end of today’s action with a team score of 303. As far as individual players, Dalton State’s Erika Wardzinski led the competition at the end of round one with a score of 71.
Competing close to home, the Berry men’s golf team had two separate reserve teams playing in the opening day of the Chick-fil-A Invitational at Coosa Country Club.
The Southern Athletic Associatian announced the women’s soccer Players of the Week for matches played October 13 -19 and Berry’s Maggie Midkiff collected yet another offensive honor.
Silas Too turned in his third win of the season with a dominating performance Saturday morning to lead Shorter at the Berry Invitational. The Lady Hawks tallied an 8th place team finish.
Berry College’s equestrian team completed their second day of competition with a second place finish at UGA. Berry’s Autumn Clarke was reserve high point rider receiving a fourth and 1st in her two classes.
The Berry College men’s soccer team lost a close game on Sunday at Birmingham-Southern College, 2-0.
Maggie Midkiff had both goals as the Berry College women’s soccer team won at Birmingham-Southern College, 2-0, on Sunday afternoon. Berry is in first place in the SAA, one-half game ahead of Rhodes.
Shorter men’s soccer team earned its fifth win of the season Sunday afternoon, topping Delta State, 4-0, at home.