Fort Valley State University women’s basketball coach Erica Henry has resigned as head coach.
Warner Robins American West will play in the state tournament later this month.
Mercer University sophomore Kyle Lewis added another national honor to his 2015 awards haul, as he was named a co-winner of the 2015 Gregg Olson Award presented by Toolshed Sports on Wednesday evening.
Parker Martin won his first Junior Enduro race Saturday.
The Snellville native is the fist Mercer player to compete in the Home Run Derby.
Dr. Joe Samprone announced his retirement this week after 15 seasons.
Elijah Mitchell is fulfilling his mother's wish. She passed away in 2011.
More than 100 moms showed up to the first ever moms football safety clinic at a military base.
Dr. Joe Samprone announced his retirement Monday.
Michele Drinkard was announced as the team's new coach Monday.
For the sixth straight year, the Little League® Baseball and Softball Southeastern Region Tournaments will take place in Warner Robins.
An NFL star returned home this weekend for an annual camp.
Hallice is heading overseas.
Antonio Harris previously served as an assistant on the men's staff.
Around $3 million in SPLOST money is available for upgrades.
About a dozen Vikings gave back to their community Wednesday.
Allisha Gray was the team's leading scorer in her sophomore season.
The club, which is affiliated with the Amateur Athletic Union and Youth Basketball of America, will compete in Orlando July 5-11.
Ben Sapp will resign after five years as executive director.
15-year-old Ridge McCoy took the checkered flag Saturday at Cochran Motor Speedway.
"Junior Enduro" will include drivers who aren't "street legal."
It's a chance for kids to get outdoors and maybe even learn a new hobby.
Mercer University sophomore Kyle Lewis was named one of 10 finalists for the 2015 Gregg Olson Award presented by Toolshed Sports on Tuesday.
The kids are involved in a program called Macon RBI, a national effort aimed at reviving baseball in inner cities.
The Houston County Sheriff's Office says Darin McDowell and Joseph Stella made personal purchases on league credit cards totaling more than $10,000. Both are former employees of Warner Robins American Little League.
In a year full of thrilling efforts, the Georgia College baseball program has added a ‘first’.
Middle Georgia's newest minor league hockey team will play its first game at home.
Holden, a Forsyth native, will play for Lady Hurricanes this fall.
After leading the Mercer University baseball team to a 9-1 record against Southern Conference opponents in the month of May and the program’s first SoCon regular-season and tournament titles, sophomore Charlie Madden and senior Eric Nyquist were named the SoCon Player and Pitcher of the Month.
With a power explosion that nearly doubled his career home run total, Georgia College baseball’s Jake Sandlin (Evans, Georgia) recently picked up the top honor of his career thus far, being named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings NCAA Division II All-America Third Team.
The Mercer University Athletic Department is set to release season ticket sales for the 2015 football season to the general public beginning Monday, June 8 at 10 a.m. through the Mercer Ticket Office.
Jeremy Hawkins took the Knights' head coach job last season.
The annual summer racing series begins June 4.
The Windsor Knights are in the GISA AA title series this weekend in Monticello.
Rutland High School's De'ja Goodine will run track in college.
Cochran's Michael Davis took the checkered flag Sunday night at Cochran Motor Speedway.
The Mercer baseball team will open NCAA Tournament play in the Sunshine State.
Mercer is heading to an NCAA Regional for the third time in six years.
Mercer's baseball team beat shut out Samford Sunday to take the Southern Conference baseball tournament title.
Macon-Bibb United Boxing Club will host the two-day event.
The Memorial Day Shootout is this weekend in Cochran.
The Mercer University baseball team pulled out a 3-2 victory over The Citadel in the opening round of the Southern Conference Championship presented by Mountain Shore Properties.
The Mercer baseball team will face The Citadel Thursday at 9 a.m. in Charleston.
Intensity Athletics is all about unfinished business this year.
Warner Robins athlete Marquez Callaway is one of 400 nominees nationwide.
Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) women’s basketball player Ra’Keta Shelton has been selected to participate on the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Women’s Basketball Coaches Association All-Star team.
The Jones County Greyhounds dropped a doubleheader at Gainesville.
Veterans baseball fell to Whitewater Monday.
The Macon native plans to enter the school's nursing program.
The Stratford boys soccer team lost 3-0 Saturday.
Cameron Maybin drove in the go-ahead run with a chopper against Max Scherzer that bounced over third base in the ninth inning, lifting the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night.
Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman says he likely won't return from a wrist injury until after the All-Star break.
A.J. Pierzynski and Juan Uribe hit back-to-back homers in a four-run fourth inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 on Wednesday night to end a streak of nine straight losses in the season series.
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Atlanta Hawks have reached an agreement to re-sign free agent power forward Paul Millsap.
A person with knowledge of the deals says the Atlanta Hawks are finalizing a trade for San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter.
DeMarre Carroll is leaving the Atlanta Hawks to join the Toronto Raptors.
Jordan Zimmermann took a shutout into the eighth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 6-1 on Tuesday night to continue their season-long dominance of the division rivalry.
Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver is expected to be ready for the start of training camp following surgery to remove loose bodies in his right elbow.
Pero Antic is returning to Europe following two seasons with the Atlanta Hawks, most spent as a backup power forward and center.
Kyprianou was the associate head coach for the last year and an assistant with the Bulldogs since 2009.
Hawks guard Kyle Korver will undergo his third surgery since March when a specialist removes loose bodies from his right elbow on Tuesday.
Athletic director John McGarity announced Monday Wayne Norton's time as head coach is over.
The Georgia Supreme Court has upheld the authorization of up to $397 million in bonds to build a new baseball stadium for the Braves in Cobb County.
Drag racing will follow.
Alex Wood pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning to win for the first time in five starts, and the Atlanta Braves edged the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Sunday.
The Atlanta Hawks have traded out of the first round of the NBA draft after acquiring guard Tim Hardaway Jr. from the New York Knicks.
Two team officials familiar with the deal say The New York Knicks have traded Tim Hardaway Jr. to the Atlanta Hawks for the rights to Notre Dame point guard Jerian Grant.
The Washington Wizards are acquiring Kansas freshman Kelly Oubre in a trade with the Atlanta Hawks, who selected the small forward with the 15th overall pick in the NBA draft Thursday night.
Doug Fister allowed four hits over seven innings in another superb outing by a Washington starter, and the Nationals defeated the Atlanta Braves 7-0 on Thursday for their sixth straight win.
Atlanta right fielder Nick Markakis saw his record streak of 398 consecutive games without an error end in the first inning of Thursday's game against the Washington Nationals.
Grant Hill always wondered why the Atlanta Hawks struggled to attract big-name free agents.
Nationals star right fielder Bryce Harper is out of Thursday's lineup a day after suffering what he termed a leg cramp.
Ian Desmond hit a sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 11th inning to lift Washington to a 2-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday night for the Nationals' fifth straight victory.
The new unis feature the colors torch red, volt green and Georgia granite gray.
The NBA board of governors has unanimously approved the sale of the Atlanta Hawks to an ownership group led by billionaire Tony Ressler.
Stephen Strasburg pitched five shutout innings in his return from the disabled list, Anthony Rendon tied his career-high with four hits and the Washington Nationals defeated the Atlanta Braves 3-1 on Tuesday night.
Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg has been activated from the disabled list to start a series opener against the Atlanta Braves.
First baseman Freddie Freeman has been placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Altanta Braves due to a bruised right wrist.
The Atlanta Hawks have announced that Danny Ferry has stepped down as general manager of the team, ending an indefinite leave of absence that began in August following racially derogatory comments Ferry made.
Julio Teheran gave up only one hit in seven scoreless innings, Pedro Ciriaco's pinch-hit single in the seventh scored the only run and the Atlanta Braves shut out the New York Mets 1-0 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
In a money-saving move, the Arizona Diamondbacks have traded Bronson Arroyo and last year's first-round draft pick Touki Toussaint to the Atlanta Braves for infielder Phil Gosselin.
An independent investigation has found former Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry was not motivated by racial bias in making statements which ultimately ended his time with the team.
A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press the Atlanta Hawks have agreed to a buyout of the final two years of general manager Danny Ferry's contract.
The Atlanta Braves have recalled top pitching prospect Matt Wisler from Triple-A Gwinnett to make his major league debut in Friday night's start against the New York Mets.
Clay Buchholz pitched seven strong innings and the Boston Red Sox, after benching third baseman Pablo Sandoval, beat Atlanta 5-2 Thursday night for their second win in 10 games.
The Braves sent infielder Daniel Castro to Triple-A Gwinnett and recalled outfielder Eury Perez.
The Bulldogs host Louisiana-Monroe September 5.
Tennessee will play Georgia Tech in a four-year series starting November in Atlanta.
First baseman Freddie Freeman has a sprained right hand and will miss the Atlanta Braves' game Thursday against Boston.
University of Georgia freshman offensive lineman DeVondre Seymour has decided to discontinue his football playing career.
Nick Markakis singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, Pedro Ciriaco added a pair of RBI singles and the Atlanta Braves beat the struggling Boston Red Sox 5-2 on Wednesday night.
The Atlanta Braves have optioned Mike Foltynewicz to Triple-A Gwinnett after the right-hander struggled in his past three starts.
Georgia has announced a two-game football series with UCLA beginning in 2025.
Brock Holt became the first Boston player to hit for the cycle since 1996 and the Red Sox slugged their way out of a seven-game losing streak with a 9-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday.
Marissa Coleman scored 18 points and Maggie Lucas had 17 to lead Indiana to a 90-79 win over Atlanta on Tuesday.
Williams Perez pitched six shutout innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Red Sox 4-2 on Monday night, sending Boston to its seventh straight loss.
The Atlanta Falcons have released veteran offensive tackle Sam Baker.
Kelsey Bone and Shekinna Stricklen both scored 18 points to lead the Connecticut Sun over the Atlanta Dream 82-64 on Sunday.
Juan Lagares hit a go-ahead homer and the New York Mets used a surprising power surge to rally from five runs down Sunday, beating the Atlanta Braves 10-8 for their biggest comeback victory of the season.
Cameron Maybin had a two-run single in the 11th inning.
Carli Lloyd buried a penalty kick, Hope Solo got another shutout and the United States beat top-ranked Germany 2-0 on Tuesday night to advance to the title match at the Women's World Cup.
Bubba Watson made an 8-foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole Sunday to outlast Paul Casey and win the Travelers Championship for the second time.
Kyle Busch's comeback now includes a victory - a mere five races after he returned from serious injuries suffered the season-opening weekend.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have selected Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns with the first pick in the NBA draft.
Pavin Smith homered and drove in three runs and Brandon Waddell turned in another strong College World Series pitching performance, leading Virginia over Vanderbilt 4-2 on Wednesday night for the school's first baseball national championship.
NASCAR is backing South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's call to remove the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds in the wake of a massacre at a Charleston church.
Alex Morgan scored her first goal of the Women's World Cup and the United States advanced to the quarterfinals with a 2-0 victory over Colombia on Monday night.
Jordan Spieth has won the U.S. Open after Dustin Johnson three-putted from 12 feet on the final hole at Chambers Bay with a chance to win the championship himself.
The Golden State Warriors have won their first NBA championship since 1975, beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-97 in Game 6.
Make that a championship hat trick for these Chicago Blackhawks.
Stephen Curry turned in an MVP performance. So did LeBron James.
Kurt Busch has won his second NASCAR Sprint Cup race of the season, a rain-shortened event at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday that was called 62 laps short of its scheduled distance.
Jonathan Toews and Brandon Saad scored, Corey Crawford withstood a furious barrage in the closing minute and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 to tie the Stanley Cup Final at 2-2 on Wednesday night.
Asheville and the Southern Conference basketball championships are staying together into the next decade.
LeBron James had 40 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists, and the Cleveland Cavaliers held on for a 96-91 victory over the Golden State Warriors and a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals.
Cedric Paquette scored the tiebreaking goal on an exceptional pass from Victor Hedman with 3:11 to play, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 Monday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Stanley Cup Final.
The Big Three has faded. The Terrific Two is gone. And the Cleveland Cavaliers are still heading home with the NBA Finals knotted up at a game apiece.
Martin Truex Jr. led the most laps for the fourth straight race, only this time he was in front on the one that mattered most, breaking through Sunday at Pocono Raceway for his first Sprint Cup victory since 2013.
Steph Curry had 26 points for Golden State.
Chicago trailed until late in the third period.
Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight rebounds, Harrison Barnes added 24 points and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years with a 104-90 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.
James Harden scored a playoff career-high 45 points and the Houston Rockets led from start to finish to avoid elimination in the Western Conference finals with a 128-115 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 on Monday night.
Stephen Curry scored 33 points to turn back another spectacular performance by James Harden, and the Golden State Warriors held off the Houston Rockets 99-98 on Thursday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard says he has a sprained left knee and is unsure whether he'll be able to play against Golden State in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals Thursday night.
Stephen Curry hit two free throws in the final seconds to finish with 34 points, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from 16 points down in the second quarter to beat the Houston Rockets 110-106 on Tuesday night in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.
LeBron James struggled to score 15 points, Kyrie Irving limped off the court and the Cleveland Cavaliers still beat the Chicago Bulls 94-73 on Thursday night to clinch their Eastern Conference semifinal series in six games.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. cruised to his first win of the season at an old familiar place that has always been good to his family.
Danica Patrick is losing GoDaddy as her primary car sponsor.
Kurt Busch dominated once he took the lead and won the rain-delayed NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway on Sunday.
It's John Wooden and Mike Krzyzewski.
Denny Hamlin passed teammate Matt Kenseth for the lead with 28 laps to go Sunday and went on to end Toyota's 32-race winless streak in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway.
Kevin Harvick is redefining dominance at NASCAR's highest level.
Ndamukong Suh is coming to Miami, where he and his new team will both try to end their playoff droughts.
Scott Barnes says this weekend promises to be the most unusual selection process of his five-year tenure on the NCAA Tournament committee.
Gordon scored his first ever pole at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Friday, setting a new record with a 194.679 mph lap.1.5-mile track.
The Southeastern Conference is moving up start times for a second straight day at its women's basketball tournament as a winter storm continues to bear down on central Arkansas.
A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Peyton Manning will return for a fourth season in Denver and 18th in the NFL.
Phoenix International Raceway will supplement its existing barrier system with packs of tires before NASCAR visits next weekend.
Police say Travis Kvapil's NASCAR Sprint Cup car has been stolen ahead of a race this weekend near Atlanta.
Joey Logano, the driver who seemed washed up at 22 years old, has won his first career Daytona 500.
Jeff Gordon is backing away from the possibility of running more races after this year.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. recognized the anniversary of his father's death Wednesday, saying it was not a day for mourning.
A person familiar with the process says troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon filed a grievance against the Browns, arguing he should not have been suspended for the 2014 finale.
A Delaware judge has ordered NASCAR driver Kurt Busch to stay away from his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll and not communicate with her.
Russell Westbrook scored 41 points, one shy of the NBA All-Star Game record, and the Western Conference beat the East 163-158 on Sunday night.
Jeff Gordon will start from the pole in his final Daytona 500 of his career.
Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt has been appointed to the College Football Playoff selection committee.
Michael Jordan called North Carolina coaching great Dean Smith the most influential person in his life other than his parents.
On national signing day, there is a good chance Florida fans will be angry with Will Muschamp again.
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh says the victory parade for the New England Patriots can't be pushed back again even though the city is still digging out from a snowstorm and the subway system is having weather-related service problems.