The effects of the annual Rome News-Tribune/Seven Hills Rotary Christmas Tournament are felt long after the final basket is made and the last Gold Ball trophy is handed out.
It is often said that we learn from our elders. A shining example of this idea was on full display recently as Rome Youth Football Organization’s 8U squad completed back-to-back championship seasons.
The YMCA Arsenal Rome Select soccer teams closed out the season with a 7-4 record to make it 52 wins, 49 losses, and 13 ties for the season.
The YMCA Arsenal Rome Select soccer teams stormed through the weekend with a 7-4-1 record to reach a .500 average with 41 wins, 41 losses, and 12 ties for the season.
The YMCA Arsenal Rome Select soccer teams were led this weekend by Joey Kunczewski and the U15 girl’s 2 strong wins and posted a 7-4-2 record to make it 34 wins, 37 losses, and 11 ties for the season.
The cross country teams from Rome Middle School made the trip to Cochran recently, going up against runners from middle schools across the state at the Georgia Middle School State Cross Country Championships.
The YMCA Arsenal Rome Select soccer teams were led this weekend by the U14 boy’s (2005 birthdays) 2 strong wins and posted a 6-8-1 record to make it 27 wins, 33 losses, and 9 ties for the season.
The YMCA Arsenal Rome Select soccer teams were led by the U19 boy’s (2000 birthdays) 2 strong wins and posted a 5-5-1 record to make it 21 wins, 25 losses, and 8 ties for the season.
The Rome Composite Mountain Bike team moved up from 24th to 14th in team standings after the second race in the 2018 Georgia interscholastic Cycling League.
The YMCA Rome Arsenal Academy B’07 won their division at the River Fest Classic in Chattanooga. On Saturday morning they beat Madison Arsenal 3-0 with 2 from Giovani Echanique assisted by George Loveless and Olen Greer. The 3rd goal came from Trey Luke assisted by Angel Tapia. That afternoon…
The YMCA Arsenal Rome soccer teams kicked off their fall season this past weekend with five teams playing in the top division of Georgia Soccer and going 4-6-5.
The YMCA Arsenal Rome U19 girls team travelled to Covington to play in the RYSA Revolution Fall Kickoff Classic where they fell 2-1 to the RYSA Lady Revs in the championship.
The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome B13 (2006) won their division in the NASA/Tophat Tournament in Atlanta this weekend. On Saturday they rolled over NASA Royal 10-2 with goals from Sergio Sanchez (assist Wyatt Patterson), Grayson Perry, Mateo Trujillo (4 assisted by Sanchez, Brodie Massengill, Andy Per…
The month prior to this week’s USTA Girls’ 14 National Hard Court Championships included a setback for Florida’s Natalie Block and Lara Smejkal.
Top-seeded singles player Eleana Yu survived another tough test Thursday in the quarterfinals of the USTA Girls’ 14 National Hard Court Championships at the Rome Tennis Center at Berry College.
The route to crown the next USTA Girls’ 14 National Hard Court champion reached a benchmark Wednesday as the singles draw set its quarterfinal matches after a grueling morning of competition.
They come from across the country, but seeing the players greet each other and interact on the eve of the USTA Girls’ 14 National Championships revealed the bond some of them share.
A national championship is once again up for grabs on the courts at the Rome Tennis Center at Berry College as some of the nation’s most talented junior tennis players converge on the facility this weekend.
Mason Hunter, Samson Mumber, and A.J. Williams, Jr., had 7 Top 8 Finishes in Finals and added 5 new National Meet Qualifications for Three Rivers Swim Club, TRSC, at the Georgia Senior Long Course State Championships in Athens this past weekend.
Two young Rome swimmers went up against some of the top competition in their age groups this past weekend at Georgia Tech’s McAuley Aquatic Center.
Three Rivers Swim Club, TRSC, qualified 10 swimmers for the upcoming USA Swimming Georgia State Championships, including Viola Hasko, Mason Hunter, Nathan Medley, and Samson Mumber who were Top 10 Finalists at these State Meets in 2017.
Part of being a successful athlete is making adjustments, and two Floyd County athletes were able to do so under new circumstances Saturday.
Activity buzzed throughout Barron Stadium on Friday as the USA Track and Field Region 4 Junior Olympic Championships rolled on into Day 2, and organizers are preparing for things to kick into the next gear today.
It was down to the final matches Tuesday morning for the USTA July National Level 2 Tournament. But the summer has got plenty of competition in store for Rome.
A cross-section of some of the top junior tennis players from across the country and beyond are in town this weekend for a chance to prove they’re at the top of their game.
High school athletes don’t put up their cleats when classes end for the summer, and the Rome High School girls’ soccer team is keeping up with their conditioning during the break.
Out of all of the technique and strategy that Chase Watterson and his coaches can impart to the kids who attend the Arsenal Soccer Summer Camp, the foundation of it is simple.
Parents and guardians around the region should be sharpening hooks and checking rod and reels in preparation for Trout Unlimited’s annual Kids Fishing Day on Saturday.
In the more than 20 years Tommy Atha has been running a youth football camp at Darlington, he’s seen hundreds of players come through and go on to successful high school and college careers.
The Berry College football program will enter their sixth season of play this year when the Vikings open play Sept. 1 at Valhalla Stadium against Maryville.
ROME YOUTH TRACK CAMP — Rome High’s track and field program is hosting the Rome Wolves Track and Field Youth Camp at Barron Stadium from Tuesday through Thursday. The camp will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. each day and is open to children ages 5-14. The cost is $40 and registration is availab…
The B15 Arsenal Select team qualified for the State Cup, a GSSA sanctioned tournament for the top 16 teams in the state. They beat Concorde Fire South Black, who finished 4th in Classic Blue, in the play-in game this Saturday. In an 8-2 thrashing goals came from Gonzalo Lemus, Brady Williams…
Three Arsenal Select teams are attempting to qualify for the State Cup. The B15 play this Saturday at 10am at Grizzard Park against Concorde Fire South Black. The B13 play Sunday in Atlanta against Concorde Fire Central Elite. The G16 lost their play-in (1st round) game 3-2 to RYSA Revolutio…
The Model Middle School boys’ and girls’ tennis teams completed a season to remember earlier this month at the Floyd County Athletic Association tournament.
The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Select and Academy teams are winding down their regular season games and beginning the tournament season. The B11 and G9 Academy teams won their divisions in the Chattanooga Scenic City Cup. The Select teams earned a 3-5-1 record to bring their season record 26-24-6.
Aidan Kramer of Oviedo, Florida, earned his first AJGA win on Sunday with a 7-under-par 206 at the Rome Junior Classic presented by State Mutual Insurance Company. Megan Schofill of Monticello, Florida, topped the Girls Division with a 7-under-par 206 for her second AJGA win and first since …
The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Select and Academy teams enjoyed the change in weather this weekend. The Select teams split a 3-3 record to bring their season record 23-19-5. The Academy teams went 3-7-2 in Carrollton with the GA Storm on Saturday and 3-3-1 with Jones Bridge in Atlanta on Sunday mak…
Colton Woods traveled to Columbus, Ohio, this past weekend and competed in the Ohio Tournament of Champions, one of the largest single-day national wrestling tournaments in the country.
The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Select and Academy teams kept rolling this weekend and we headed into the last half of the season. The Select teams posted a 5-5-1 record making their season record 20-16-5. The Academy teams went 3-3 with Concorde Black on Saturday and 3-7-2 with MAYS Striker on Sund…
The rain held off just long enough Tuesday evening to allow nearly 400 children to have some fun on the turf of Barron Stadium as the Atlanta Falcons hosted a youth football camp.
The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Select and Academy teams got some games in before the storm. The Select teams posted a 2-3-2 making their season record 15-11-4. Over the past two weekends the Academy teams carded a 6-2-1 record with Brookhaven and a 3-7-4 with the Cherokee Impact making their season…
Patrons and spectators enjoyed an evening of top-notch tennis while also helping raise money for a good cause on Saturday. Tennis professionals Melanie Oudin and Edina Gallovits-Hall headlined a pair of exhibition matches at Coosa Country Club as part of A Day for Puerto Rico, a fundraising …
The Coosa Middle School team won the Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation 2018 Prep League Baseball Junior Varsity regular season title after going 10-0. The team will start the postseason tournament Monday at Riverview Park. Shown are players Andrew Earwood (from left, front row), Pacey Smith, R…