Lee Elder passes away at 87

ESCONDIDO, CA - Lee Elder, a champion of racial justice who in 1975 became the first Black man to compete in the Masters, has died at the age of 87, the PGA Tour said on Monday. A cause of death was…

Golden Rams advancing to playoffs

  ALBANY, Ga. - The Albany State Golden Rams beat Miles College Saturday, 31-0 during the SIAC Championship game advancing them to the playoffs. Sunday evening the team hosted a watch…

Albany Tech's Nesmith bound for D1 Jacksonville University

ALBANY, GA- Albany Tech point guard Jalen Nesmith is set to sign to play for Division 1 program Jacksonville University. Albany Tech officials point to a Wednesday letter of intent signing this Wednesday at 11am in ATC's Logistics Education Center.…

2021 Peach Bowl tickets now available

ATLANTA, GA - A limited access window is now open for ticket packages to this year’s Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl that includes access to the 2022 College Football Playoff Semifinal and a pair of 2022 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Games. Event organizers for…

Irby added to All-America Watch List

LEESBURG, GA – Erica Irby, a 5’9” middle blocker and outside hitter for the Lee County Trojans, has been named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association’s 2021-2022 All-America Watch List. The list features top seniors from all around the nation.…

ASU to host Fall Fan Fest Saturday

ALBANY, GA – It’s almost time for football, and classes are already rolling along. Sports are a big part of life in the south as well as the college experience. Albany State University will host a Fall Fan Fest Saturday…

Worth County HS hosts Military Appreciation Night

SYLVESTER, GA – In a Facebook posting, Worth County High School announced that they will host Military Appreciation night tomorrow. The Worth County Rams will face off against the Titans of Turner County High School. Reserved tickets will be on…

Colquitt County softball to open season today

MOULTRIE, GA – The Colquitt County softball team will open its season tonight after scrimmage games were called off last week due to COVID. The first pitch is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. when the Colquitt County girls will play their…

ASU ball player’s lifelong dream came true

ALBANY, GA – An Albany State University baseball player has been signed to play for a Major League Baseball team. Malik Barrington signed a contract to play with the Minnesota Twins in late July. "We are so excited for Malik…

Praying for the Blue Devil's best

BALTIMORE, MD- Rashod Bateman, the first Tift County Blue Devil to be chosen in the first round of the NFL draft, has suffered a leg injury which could imperil his season-opening debut. Bateman, selected by the Baltimore Ravens in April,…

Local football recruits discuss next steps

Now that the NCAA dead period has been lifted, our local football recruits are taking full advantage. We’ll start over in Albany, where Dougherty’s incoming sophomore quarterback has actually already…

5.26.21 - Sports with Nate

As we all know by now, the high school football news across the peach state never stops. Down in Valdosta, it’s now official. The Wildcats know who they’re running with in…