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It might be hard to believe we have high school football this week, but that is indeed the case as the Rome Wolves host the Kell Longhorns out of Region 6-AAAAAA in a scrimmage Friday at Barron Stadium.

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The Rome Braves leave town for a 12-game road trip with stops in Greenville and Hickory. Rome currently occupies fourth place in the High-A East — South Division standings, 18 games behind division-leading Bowling Green.

Molly Heath, Nathan Medley, and Abram Williams, three swimmers from the Three Rivers Swim Club, faced off with some of the fastest swimmers in the state in the 2021 15-and-Over Georgia Long Course Senior State Championships that took place at the University of Georgia’s Gabrielsen Natatorium…

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TOKYO — A bad beginning for the U.S. men's gymnastics team in the qualification round on Saturday turned into as happy an ending as they could have expected. It rebounded from Yul Moldauer's leadoff fall from the parallel bars to qualify fourth for the team final and cheered three-time Olympian Sam Mikulak of Newport Coast, Calif., and national and trials champion Brody Malone into the ...

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The Rome Braves’ scored the go-ahead run twice in extra innings, but ultimately could not snap their losing streak Friday, falling to the Bowling Green Hot Rods 5-4 in 11 innings in Kentucky. The Braves are now four games under .500, 16 games behind the division-leading Hot Rods.

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The Rome Braves dropped the first two games of their series against the Greensboro Grasshoppers at Rome’s State Mutual Stadium. Rome is now tied with Greenville at 32-30, nine games behind division-leading Bowling Green.

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Darlington Class of 2021 graduate Joe Marion signed to play football for Shorter University during a signing ceremony last week at Darlington School. Pictured on bottom row from left: Gayle Bishop, Joe Marion, Linda Marion. Top row, from left: Coach Dean Ratledge, Coach Patrick Collier, Apri…

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This past high school baseball season featured many student-athletes thriving on the diamond. The 2021 Rome News-Tribune All-Area Baseball Team arrives with two prominent seniors featured as Pitcher of the Year and Player of the Year.

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After winning their series 4-2 against Aberdeen, the Rome Braves head northeast to Wilmington, Delaware, for a six-game set against the Wilmington Blue Rocks, High-A affiliate to the Washington Nationals. Rome enters the series at 24-22 overall, while Wilmington is 22-24.

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