Georgia Regents claims disc golf national title

NORTH AUGUSTA - It took four years, but Georgia Regents is king of disc golf once again.
By Travis Highfield

Michaux: Chance to witness history was denied at Masters

Letting go of a lost chance at history takes time. It’s still hard to think about the 2009 British Open when Tom Watson was a par away from winning a sixth claret jug. A week ago, the Masters Tournament stage was ripe for another helluva story. 
By Scott Michaux

Hill follows coach to Virginia Tech

Aquinas basketball star Ahmed Hill will be going to Virginia Tech.
By Wayne Staats

Junior Invitational field gets 'better and better'

For the fourth annual Junior Invitational at Sage Valley, Tom Wyatt and his team of volunteers have assembled another stellar field.
By John Boyette

Hawks handle Pacers in Game 1

INDIANAPOLIS - Jeff Teague scored a playoff career-high 28 points and Paul Millsap added 25 as eighth-seeded Atlanta rolled past top-seeded Indiana 101-93 on Saturday night, taking a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.
By Michael Marot

Kimbrel pulled in Braves' win over Mets

NEW YORK - Jordan Walden got the final out with the bases loaded after Atlanta manager Fredi Gonzalez pulled star closer Craig Kimbrel, and the Braves held off the New York Mets 7-5 Saturday night.
By Mike Fitzpatrick

Georgia's Mitchell, Scott-Wesley should be at full strength

Georgia receivers Malcolm Mitchell and Justin Scott-Wesley are both expected to be able to practice during summer workouts without limitations by the end of June, coach Mark Richt said.
By Marc Weiszer

Pavey: Problems lead to closure of popular landing

For as long as anyone can remember, the boat ramp at Bluff Landing Road near Jackson has offered visitors unfettered access to the Savannah River.
By Rob Pavey

Boston prospect Johnson throws six perfect innings

Salem left-hander Brian Johnson, a Boston Red Sox prospect, threw six perfect innings in a win over Winston-Salem on Friday night.
By David Lee

Donald leads by two at Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Luke Donald had an eagle and six birdies to shoot 66 on Saturday and take a two-stroke lead over John Huh after three rounds at Harbour Town Golf Links.
By Pete Iacobelli

Woodside event added to local amateur golf series

Woodside Plantation in Aiken has been added to the spring/summer amateur golf series that has been known by three names since its inception in 1988.
Scott Michaux

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Federer knocks off Djokovic

MONACO - Roger Federer ousted defending Monte Carlo Masters champion Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-2 Saturday, and the second-ranked Serb said he plans to take a break to let his injured wrist heal.

Hamilton on pole for Chinese Grand Prix

SHANGHAI - Lewis Hamilton maintained Mercedes' perfect record in qualifying this season, holding off the two Red Bull's to capture his third pole position of the campaign Saturday at the rainy Chinese Grand Prix.

Heat begin title defense against Bobcats

MIAMI - If the Miami Heat are going to watch their season and reign atop the NBA end at the hands of the Charlotte Bobcats, then fates of the franchises will have to change in a hurry. Upset odds look miniscule.
By Tim Reynolds

Quarterbacks struggle in Alabama spring game

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Blake Sims' bid to replace AJ McCarron as Alabama's starting quarterback hit a snag Saturday when the Crimson Tide defense dominated the annual A-Day Game. Freshman Cooper Bateman also struggled.

Stars limp home with 2-0 deficit

DALLAS - Tyler Seguin's week away from Dallas felt a little longer, probably because it included a pair of one-goal losses at Anaheim to start a first-round playoff series.

Pacers repeat as Peach Belt golf champs

PINE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - No. 2 USC Aiken shot 291 on the Mountain View Course at Callaway Gardens on Saturday to win the Peach Belt Conference Golf Championship, which was shortened to 18 holes because of inclement weather.

Jimenez leads Langer by one in Champions debut

DULUTH, Ga. - Miguel Angel Jimenez, extending his impressive Champions Tour debut, shot 2-under-par 70 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over defending champion Bernhard Langer into the final round of the Greater Gwinnett Championship.

Blues post second overtime win over Blackhawks

ST. LOUIS - Defenseman Barret Jackman scored on a drive through traffic, giving the St. Louis Blues their second consecutive 4-3 overtime victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday for a 2-0 series lead.


In Lexington, Ky., Brandon Bednar homered to lead the Augusta GreenJackets to a 5-2 victory over the Lexington Legends on Saturday night.

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