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Tennessee Titans fullback returns to Lee County

LEESBURG, GA – Over the weekend, former Lee County Trojan and current Tennessee Titans fullback, Tory Carter, visited his old stomping grounds for his first youth camp. “I’ve always wanted to…

Title IX: Then and now

Albany, Ga. - 1972 was a year to remember in sports. The Los Angeles Lakers won their sixth NBA Finals, their first in almost 20 years. The Miami Dolphins were on their…

Atlanta Hawks acquire all-star guard Dejounte Murray

    ATLANTA – The Atlanta Hawks have acquired All-Star guard Dejounte Murray - and center Jock Landale - from the San Antonio Spurs in exchange for forward Danilo Gallinari, a conditional 2023 first round pick (from Charlotte via New…

Atlanta Dream's Rhyne Howard named WNBA All-Star

ATLANTA – Atlanta Dream rookie guard Rhyne Howard was named a 2022 AT&T WNBA All-Star reserve, the league announced today. The No. 1 overall pick in the 2022 WNBA Draft has taken the league by storm, has consistently ranked in…

Bae becomes a 2x All American

    ATHENS — Jenny Bae, who led the Georgia women’s golf team in almost every statistic during the 2021-22 season, has been selected as an All-American by Golfweek Magazine for the second consecutive year. A senior from Suwanee, Bae…

ASU's Lachlan Ross named inaugural SIAC Man of the Year

  Albany - Albany State baseball's Lachlan Ross was named the inaugural SIAC Man of the Year on Tuesday afternoon. At the beginning of June, the conference announced it would recognize the top male and female student-athletes for their athletic,…

Atlanta Dream to celebrate Pride Month later this month

  ATLANTA – During the month of June, the Atlanta Dream honors the pursuit of equal justice for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer communities, and recognizes the impact that LGBTQ+ individuals have had on history by dedicating two games…

Rhyne Howard named WNBA Rookie of the Month

  ATLANTA – Atlanta Dream guard Rhyne Howard was named the Kia Rookie of the Month, the WNBA announced Wednesday. The honor comes shortly after Howard was named the WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week on May 16, making her…

Hawks' Danilo Gallinari to coach in Italy

        LONDON AND MILAN – The NBA, International Basketball Federation (FIBA), and Italian Basketball Federation (FIP) announced on Tuesday that Basketball Without Borders (BWB) Europe will be held at Sport Village Assago and the Bocconi Sport Center in Milan,…

UGA earns bid to NCAA tournament

ATHENS– The University of Georgia announced Monday it received an at-large bid to the 2022 NCAA Baseball Championships, and will be a No. 2 seed in the Chapel Hill, N.C., Regional from June 3-6. Georgia will be making its 13th…

Bulldogs to take part in Mental Health Week

ATHENS — The Georgia Bulldogs will take part in college football’s "mental health week" during the 2022 season, which is scheduled for October 1-8 this fall. Plans include the Bulldogs wearing a helmet decal for their home game against Auburn on…

$162 million budget approved for UGA Athletics

LAKE OCONEE - A fiscal year 2023 budget of $162 million was unanimously approved by the University of Georgia Athletic Association Board of Directors on Friday during its annual two-day spring meeting. The budget projection for 2023 represents nearly an…

SIAC Commissioner Gregory Moore announces departure

ATLANTA, GA – After serving nearly 14 years as commissioner of the SIAC, Gregory Moore announced Thursday that he will be departing the league at the end of June 2022. As the longest-tenured full-time Commissioner in the 108-year history of the…

Time and network announced for CFA Kickoff Game

ATLANTA, GA – Officials today announced the 2022 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game featuring Oregon and Georgia will kick off at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Sept. 3 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. “I can’t think of a better way to kick off the 2022…

Thomasville High hires new head football coach

THOMASVILLE, GA – The Thomasville High School football team named Jonathan DeLay as their new head coach Wednesday afternoon. DeLay was promoted from quarterbacks coach after former Bulldogs head coach, Zach Grage, stepped down to become the head coach at…

Albany State baseball, softball playing for first place

ALBANY, GA - It is a battle for first place this weekend between the Golden Rams and Tigers. As the regular season comes to a conclusion with three series left, Albany State baseball (24-8, 23-3 SIAC) will travel to Savannah…

Albany State baseball, softball prepare for new series

ALBANY, GA – Albany State baseball will begin their weekend series against Benedict College on Friday, while the Lady Rams will begin their softball series against Georgia Southwestern on Wednesday. The Golden Rams (21-8, 20-3 SIAC) are coming off a…

Albany State football hires offensive, defensive coaches

ALBANY, GA – Albany State football will have a couple new assistant coaches heading into the fall season, as the Rams announced the hires of Charlie Skalaski and Jeremy Atwell on Friday afternoon. Skalaski will be the new quarterbacks coach,…

Boosters celebrate SGTC basketball

AMERICUS, GA - “A very special year” was the way South Georgia Technical College Jets Booster Club President Martha Arrington summed up the 2021 – 2022 basketball season for the Jets and Lady Jets at the Booster Club Awards/Recognition banquet held…