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Shorter was looking to carry the momentum they had built in the early season into their Gulf South Conference schedule on Saturday when they hosted West Georgia for the Hawks’ conference opener. Unfortunately for the home team, the Wolves were the team that were able to come into the game wi…

As Carrollton marched down the field to open the game with a quick touchdown, Rome coach John Reid turned to his sideline with a less than happy look on his face and an exhortation to his team.

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For a while during Wednesday’s Region 7-AA rivalry matchup between Pepperell and Coosa, it appeared neither offense was going to be able to record a hit, much less score a run, against the Lady Dragons’ Caroline Morgan and the Lady Eagles’ Abby Jacobs as each starting pitcher was dialed in f…

The National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum’s Georgia Chapter induction, postponed from May 2020 due to the COVID pandemic, will be held on Sunday, Oct. 17 at the Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta located at 1775 Pleasant Hill Road in Duluth.

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Armuchee’s Alex Wright is the kind of high school athlete a coach wants on his team.

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Bragging rights and important area wins were on the line on Tuesday night as three local rivals got together for a tri-match in Area 6-A/AA Public play at Model High, and it was the Lady Devils that came away as the big winners of the proceedings.

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There has been a lot of great football talent developed locally from the youth ranks all the way up through high school in recent years, and that is nowhere more evident than on the fields across the country on any given Saturday in the fall.

The Armuchee girls and boys cross country teams welcomed several teams to their home course on Saturday for the Armuchee Trail Run, and it was the hosts that came away with top finishes in the team standings while Model’s Simon Schabort and Armuchee’s Marissa Kimple earned individual victories.

The Berry football team found out why the No. 2-ranked Division III football team in the nation is considered a perennial favorite to win a national championship, something it has done six times, when the homestanding Wisconsin-Whitewater Warhawks handed the No. 25-ranked Vikings a 39-7 defe…

The High-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, the Hickory Crawdads (46-68), defeated the Rome Braves (56-60) 7-1 on Friday evening at State Mutual Stadium. The Braves have a 2-1 lead in the series against the Crawdads.

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The game got off to a bit of a slow start on Friday as Darlington and Heritage’s defense turned away the opposing offenses for much of the first half. But once the Tigers got going, they weren’t going to be stopped as they ran away in the final quarter for a 28-7 victory over the visiting Generals.

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Armuchee faced some tough stretches during Thursday’s home match against Cherokee County (Ala.), but each time the Lady Indians faced adversity, they dug deep to put together a run that resulted in a three-set victory.

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There has been a lot of great football talent developed locally from the youth ranks all the way up through high school in recent years, and that is nowhere more evident than on the fields across the country on any given Saturday in the fall.

Last Saturday, I took a walk from my campus address to Sanford Stadium which got me in the mood for a game which brought about pre-game concerns. UAB has had such success in Conference USA that I was a worried man singing a worried song.

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A day after they moved up in the Division III women’s volleyball national rankings, the undefeated No. 7 Berry Vikings proved their worth Wednesday night with a 3-0 sweep over Oglethorpe.

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Coosa was looking to earn an improbable region win on their home field on Tuesday against 7-AA leader Dade County. Unfortunately, solid play offensively and defensively by the Lady Wolverines and some self-inflicted wounds by the Lady Eagles equaled out to a convincing victory for the visitors.

Dominant pitching secured a series-opening victory for the Rome Braves (55-59) on Tuesday night. The Braves crushed the visiting Hickory Crawdads (45-67) 8-1 at State Mutual Stadium in the first of six games this week.

The Berry Women’s golf team set a new team record for the lowest round in a tournament that helped the Vikings finish fourth in the 13-team MCC Women’s Intercollegiate tournament at the Montgomery (Ala.) Country Club.

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Pepperell has had a tough start to the region schedule, losing three games by a total of six runs, including two one-run losses. On Monday, their offense wasn’t going to take any chances with close scores.

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A pair of victories — that’s what the Berry women’s soccer team compiled over the weekend, first going to North Carolina on Saturday night where they handed host Brevard a 2-0 defeat and then making the trip to Macon, Ga., on Sunday where they rolled past Wesleyan 6-1 for the Vikings third s…

ROME – On Monday, Major League Baseball unveiled the Rome Braves 2022 schedule, with Rome holding its home opener on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 vs. the Hudson Valley Renegades, the High-A affiliate of the New York Yankees.

It was a tough start to the weekend for the Rome Braves with a pair of losses at Asheville, but they were able to wrap up the road trip on a positive note and head back to State Mutual Stadium with some momentum thanks to a Sunday afternoon victory.

ALBANY — After their big opening win in Week 1, the Shorter Hawks traveled to Albany to take on the Golden Rams of Albany State University (ASU) on Saturday night. Unfortunately, the Hawks dropped their first away game of the season 28-12 in front of 8,051 fans at ASU Coliseum.

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Barron Stadium featured a much-anticipated matchup between state-ranked teams on Friday night, but it was Class 7A Collins Hill that left the proceedings with their undefeated record still intact and the Rome Wolves suffering their first loss but eager to fix their mistakes to get ready for …

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The Darlington Tigers avenged 2020’s close loss to Region 5-AA opponent Heard County by returning the favor in dominant fashion at Chris Hunter Stadium on Friday night. With the 20-7 victory, the Tigers moved to 2-1 on the season, and Darlington head coach Tommy Atha said he could not have b…

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