Former LPGA Tour star opens golf school in Augusta

Since moving to Augusta almost a year ago, former LPGA Tour star Laura Baugh has been searching for her place here.
By David Westin

Richt backs Bobo's call

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia is doing some damage control three days after its 38-35 loss at South Carolina.
By Marc Weiszer

'Dogs make short work of Warriors in softball

Finishing a stretch of six games in six days, the No. 1 ranked team in GHSA's Class AA took care of things quickly, beating Jefferson County in three innings.
By Scott Rouch Columbia County Bureau

Nationals clinch NL East title on Braves' turf

ATLANTA - The Washington Nationals are again champions of the NL East, wrapping up their second division title in three years.
By Paul Newberry

Eagles eager to begin conference play

STATESBORO, Ga. - The Eagles finally settle into Sun Belt Conference play when they travel to Mobile, Ala., for their league game against South Alabama.
By Donald Heath

Horschel's hot streak happened too late

Hindsight is always popular at the Ryder Cup.
By Doug Ferguson

South Carolna's not looking past Vanderbilt

COLUMBIA - Steve Spurrier figures he's got an equally difficult task getting No. 14 South Carolina ready for Vanderbilt as he did last week for Georgia.
By Pete Iacobelli

Buyers for Hawks are lining up

ATLANTA - Mayor Kasim Reed said he has already talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks and expects a sale of the team to move quickly.
By Paul Newberry

Notre Dame off to fast start this season

Notre Dame. The Irish are back in the top 10 - ranked ninth - after a 3-0 start to the season
By Chris Gay

Grand jury to decide if Tony Stewart is charged

A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York.
By Carolyn Thompson

Tigers hope to spring surprise as huge underdog

COLUMBIA - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has seen too many underdog success stories to worry about what others think of his team's chances this week.
By Pete Iacobelli

High school sports results for Sept. 16

High school sports results for Tuesday, Sept. 16

Jackets 'anxious' for another shot at Hokies

ATLANTA - Georgia Tech has struggled to put two solid halves together and Saturday's ACC opener doesn't look like a great place for the Jackets to get it done.
By Matt Winkeljohn

Overtime

In Minneapolis, the Georgia Regents women's golf team opened its 2014-15 season with a fourth-place tie in the Minnesota Invitational.

James unveils new shoe

BEAVERTON, Ore. - LeBron James had some business to take care before rejoining the Cleveland Cavaliers for training camp.
By Anne M. Peterson

Players' union appeals Rice's suspension

The NFL players' union appealed the league's indefinite suspension of Ray Rice on Tuesday.

Criticism of Vikings, Peterson is mounting

Now that he is facing a felony charge of child abuse for spanking his 4-year-old son with a wooden switch, Adrian Peterson is facing criticism like never before.
By Jon Krawczynski

West Coast events could suffer from Match Play move

Adam Scott is likely to miss Kapalua, a sign of West Coast malaise with Match Play moving.
By Doug Ferguson

Leicester: British Olympic team wouldn't be same without Scots

Fact is, if the Scots pull out, what remains of Team Great Britain won't be quite so great.
By John Leicester

Falcons haven't pressured quarterbacks

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - When a quarterback drops back to pass against the Atlanta Falcons, there's no need to worry about getting sacked.
By Paul Newberry

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