Wildcats run past Rebels

Levin Lackey scored three touchdowns Friday night as Laney rushed for more 300 yards in a 49-7 win over Hephzibah.
By Chris Gay

Royals win pitcher's duel to take Series lead

SAN FRANCISCO - Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 Friday night to take a 2-1 World Series lead.
By Janie McCauley

Greyhounds pounce on Knights' mistakes

Jones County entered on a two-game losing streak. Trailing 10-7, the Greyhounds scored 24 unanswered second-quarter points, breaking the game open en route to a 51-24 win.
By Scott Rouch

Irish rout one Devils, gear up for another

The Aquinas starters walked off the field after the horn sounded to end the first half, but it might as well have been the last whistle. There were two quarters remaining, but the job was done.
By Wayne Staats

Panthers beat Rebels for region title

Batesburg-Leesville survived a comeback and late-minute field goal attempt by Strom Thurmond to win 18-15 on Friday night, giving the Panthers the Region 2-AA championship.
By David Lee

Mustangs suffer last-minute loss

LANGLEY - Midland Valley dominated for much of the game and its defense put up its best effort of the year, but Airport rallied in the final seconds to secure a 24-20 victory at L.L. Willis Stadium.
By John Boyette

Wildcats dominate Tigers in region clash

WASHINGTON, Ga. - Rabun County piled up 409 total yards and locked down Washington-Wilkes to end Tigers' hopes of repeating as Region 8-AA champs.
By Scott Michaux

McMurray surprise winner of Martinsville pole

MARTINSVILLE, Va. - Jamie McMurray bumped all eight of NASCAR's championship contenders with a surprising pole-winning run Friday at Martinsville Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Henley leads McGladrey Classic

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - Russell Henley one-putted 10 greens on the Seaside course and tied his personal best on the PGA Tour with 7-under-par 63 to take the lead after two rounds of the McGladrey Classic.

Paine seeks its second win

Coming off last week’s homecoming victory over Edward Waters, the Lions travel to face Fort Valley State at 2 p.m.
By Chris Gay

Australian leads Asia-Pacific Amateur

Antonio Murdaca of Australia shot a 4-under 68 to lead the Asia-Pacific Amateur Golf Championship after two rounds by a shot from compatriot and overnight leader Todd Sinnott on Friday.

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PGA of America ousts president

Ted Bishop was ousted Friday as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter.
By Doug Ferguson

Clemson's defense has stood tall

CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables believes there’s going to be more down-to-the-wire games in college football.
By Pete Iacobelli

Auburn must beat underdog South Carolina

AUBURN, Ala. - The Auburn Tigers want everyone to know they haven't faded from the scene.
By John Zenor

Eagles need help to get in a bowl

Georgia Southern will be looking to become bowl eligible with a win over Georgia State on Saturday. That's not to say the Eagles are guaranteed to go to a bowl.
By Donald Heath

Job coaching Jazz latest stop for ex-Hawks assistant

SALT LAKE CITY - Quin Snyder needed two hands to count all the places he's called home of late.
By Tim Reynolds

Panthers, Jackets tangle in key ACC Coastal game

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh can bring the jumbled ACC Coastal Division into slightly better focus on Saturday against Georgia Tech. Or the Yellow Jackets can snap a two-game losing streak.
By Will Graves

Judge temporarily bans legalized sports wagering in New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. - A federal judge on Friday granted a request from the four major U.S. professional sports leagues and the NCAA to temporarily stop New Jersey from allowing legalized sports betting.
By David Porter


The Augusta Boxing Club will play host to its third annual showcase at the Augusta Fairgrounds at 5 p.m. today.  

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