A rainy week didn’t soften the course at Coosa Country Club too much for the group of junior golfers who took to the links along the banks of the Etowah River on Saturday.
This past Saturday, Teach Me Tennis concluded its fifth biannual Teach Me Tennis Tournament at the Darlington School. Participants came from five Floyd County schools, as well as schools in Calhoun and Rockmart, and included children in the Primary and Elementary level.
Close wins over a top-10 team from Louisiana bookended the Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Girls U15 team’s weekend at the Alabama Open Cup to win their division at the tournament in Decatur, Alabama. Other Select teams posted a 2-3-1 record over the past two weekends to bring their season record to 20-16-5.
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Select teams posted a 3-3 record to bring their season record to 18-13-4. Most will now take a spring break before resuming play April 8/9.
Rome’s Hogan Ingram won the U.S. Kids Junior Golf Tournament at The Oaks Course in Covington on Saturday, dominating the 13-14-year-old division.
Samson Mumber and Nathan Medley, two members of the Three Rivers Swim Club, recently faced off against some of the top swimmers in the Southeast and the nation at meets.
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Select teams continued their regular season over the past two weekends despite rainouts. They have posted a 7-5-1 record to bring their season record to 15-10-4.
The chance to have children from all Rome City elementary schools play with each other on the gridiron, instead of on separate teams, is one of the factors driving the creation of a new youth football program.
Local children will have a chance to test their basketball skills next month as part of a free competition coordinated by the Rome area Knights of Columbus.
The Pepperell Dragons 8U team won the 2017 Rome-Folyd Parks and Recreation Department Division 1 boys' basketball championship this season. Pictured are Issac Rains (front row, from left), Tucker Glenn, Jamie Reed, Hoke Smith, Justin Davenport, Madoc Garcia, Luke Alford (back row, from left)…
The Rome YMCA Arsenal U14 girls opened the spring season by finishing second in the Smyrna Adidas Winter Invitational this past weekend.
The Chargers 10U team won the 2017 Rome-Folyd Parks and Recreation Department Division 1 boys' basketball championship this season. Pictured are Carmelo Brown (front row, from left), Jax Bishop, TJ McClinic, Moss Tant, Demarion Floyd, Avery Shiflett (second row, from left), Evan Rhodes, Chri…
Though Basketball season is just getting underway for Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation, it’s time for parents and students to start thinking about registering for Spring Sports.
Two Darlington Middle School swimming records fell during a tri-meet at Calhoun on Tuesday as Dante Tomaselli and the Tiger’s 200-yard freestyle relay team had top performances.
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Soccer Club was well represented at the D2 Tournament this weekend in Hampton and Griffin. Two teams won their division and have advanced to the finals this Saturday. The winners would then represent the state of Georgia at the Region 3 Presidents Cup Tournament in Tu…
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal represented well at the Challenger Cup this weekend in Atlanta. Two teams won their division while two more lost in the finals.
The fall season of the after-school Teach Me Tennis program wrapped up with its fourth bi-annual Teach Me Tennis tournament at Darlington School.
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Select celebrated the B13’s promotion to the 3rd division and 2nd place finish. The club posted a 7-4-3 record this weekend. That makes their season record 46-46-13. The Academy’s season record is now 43-62-7. They are now gearing up for their season ending tournament…
Darlington’s Luke McDurmon was one of a group of local wrestlers to compete last weekend in the Cliff Keen USA Wrestling Preseason Nationals in Cedar Falls, Iowa.
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Select saw all teams in action this weekend and posted a 6-8-2 record. That makes their season record 39-42-10. The Academy split with Smyrna and Fort Payne for a season record of 42-60-7. All Academy teams are now gearing up for their season ending tournaments.
The Darlington Middle School swim teams faced off against Calhoun Middle School and Rome Middle School on Tuesday at the Huffman Athletic Center finishing in second place in each meet.
CELEBRITY SHOOTOUT GOLF TOURNAMENT — The Rome Braves and the Floyd County Police Department will host the eighth annual Celebrity Shootout Golf Tournament on Friday at Stonebridge Golf Club. The tournament will be a scramble format with a shotgun start at 11 a.m. The event will feature curre…
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Select teams battled back into good form this weekend and posted a 6-3-2 record. That pushes them closer to a .500 season with 32 wins, 33 losses, and 8 ties. The Academy hosted Jones Bridge this weekend and went 1-3 for a season record of 41-59-7. Next weekend they t…
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Select teams posted a 4-3-3 record this weekend for a 26-30-6 record for the season. The Academy Girl teams traveled to Dalton on Saturday to play the Lady Belles. They posted a 0-2 record this weekend for a season record of 40-56-7. They host Jones Bridge this Saturday.
The fall season of Teach Me Tennis is officially underway in several Floyd County and area schools, with more than 200 students expected to participate.
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Select teams posted a 2-7 record this weekend for a 22-27-3 record for the season. The Academy teams (U12) traveled to Euharlee on Saturday to play the GA Knights and Calhoun on Sunday to play the Correcaminos. They posted a 2-9 record this weekend for a season record…
Sixteen members of Three Rivers Swim Club, Rome’s branch of USA Swimming, recently delivered outstanding performances at a big, early-season meet in Chattanooga.
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Select teams posted a 1-4-3 record this weekend, which gives them a 20-20-3 record for the season. The Academy teams hosted the Cherokee Impact on Saturday and returned to Woodstock on Sunday. They posted an 9-12 record this weekend and brought their season record to …
The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Select teams posted a 4-3 record this past weekend, which gives them a 19-16 record for the season. The Academy teams were in Carrollton on Saturday and Woodstock on Sunday. They posted a 3-9-3 record and brought their season record to 29-33-7.
Registration for youth basketball is going on now at Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation, and Sunday is the final day to take advantage of the early registration fee of $65.