Marchman's blast lifts Wolfpack past Patriots

Greenbrier's Garrett Marchman hit a three-run home run in the eighth inning to lift the Wolfpack over Westside 5-2 on Friday night.
By David Lee

Reed moves up, McIlroy heads out at Honda Classic

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Rory McIlroy’s first PGA Tour event in five months lasted only two days.
By Doug Ferguson

Driver withdraws after car is stolen

HAMPTON, Ga. - Travis Kvapil's NASCAR Sprint Cup car was stolen early Friday from a hotel parking lot, forcing him to withdraw from a race this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
By Paul Newberry

Laney boys, girls play in Columbus

The Laney boys and girls basketball teams play in Columbus on Saturday in the state semifinals
By Wayne Staats

Homers help Clemson blast South Carolina

CLEMSON, S.C. - Weston Wilson hit two homers and Chris Okey had a three-run shot to lead Clemson to an 11-4 victory over South Carolina on Friday night to start the three-game rivalry series.

Jaguars' Crump finding a groove

Georgia Regents sophomore guard Keith Crump is starting to get in a groove on the court, one of the main reasons for his team's 11-game winning streak.
By Chris Gay

Jaguars set to face Young Harris in Peach Belt Tournament opener

Georgia Regents opens Peach Belt Conference Tournament quarterfinal play at 7 tonight when it plays host to Young Harris at Christenberry Fieldhouse.
By Chris Gay

Midland Valley among teams in semifinals

Midland Valley is one of three area South Carolina boys basketball teams to reach the semifinals this Saturday. Curtis Baptist is competing for a SCISA title the same day.
By David Lee

Hawks hold off Magic

ATLANTA - Paul Millsap scored 14 of his 20 points in the first quarter and Atlanta recovered after losing the early 16-point lead to beat Orlando 95-88 on Friday night.
By Charles Odum

Daytona 500 winner on pole at Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. - Daytona 500 winner Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway after a qualifying session in which 13 drivers didn't get on the track after failing to pass inspection.
By Don Coble

Cavs soccer star signs with Mercer

Augusta Prep soccer standout Caroline Smith signed on to play for Mercer.
By Wesley Brown

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Bogey-free round pushes Lewis to lead in Thailand

CHONBURI, Thailand - Stacy Lewis shot a bogey-free round of 8-under-par 64 to take a three-shot lead over Amy Yang after the second round of the LPGA Thailand on Friday.

Braves' Upton out for spring with foot injury

Atlanta Braves outfielder Melvin Upton Jr., is expected to miss the rest of spring training because of inflammation in his left foot.

Busch released from hospital after crash

Kyle Busch was released from the hospital following surgery on his left foot after breaking it during a crash at Daytona International Speedway.

Falcons release three more players

The Atlanta Falcons released wide receiver Harry Douglas, starting offensive guard Justin Blalock and defensive end Jonathan Massaquoi on Friday, a day after cutting running back Steven Jackson.

Vanderbilt to handle coach's outburst internally

Vanderbilt athletic director David Williams said Kevin Stallings' outburst after the Commodores' win at Tennessee was "unfortunate" and he will handle the issue internally.

Lightning blank Blackhawks

TAMPA, Fla. - Ben Bishop made 28 saves for his second shutout, Steven Stamkos scored two goals, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-0 on Friday night.


In Aiken, Sean Miller drove in three runs, helping USC Aiken knock off Georgia College 8-5 on Friday in the opener of a three-game series at Roberto Hernandez Stadium.

Federer tops No. 1 Djokovic

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Defending champion Roger Federer won his seventh Dubai Championships title and second of the year in defeating top-ranked Novak Djokovic 6-3, 7-5 on Saturday.

Ex-Laney star bails out Clemson

CLEMSON, S.C. - Former Laney star Rod Hall scored five of his 15 points in overtime as Clemson recovered from blowing a 23-point lead to defeat Georgia Tech 70-63 in overtime on Saturday.

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