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Wheeler, Walton close at region meet
ROSWELL — Walton, Wheeler and Lassiter all have some work to do if any of them would like to capture team championships following Wednesday’s action at the Region 5AAAAAA girls and boys track and f...
April 17, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Schniederjans semifinalist for college golf’s top honor
Georgia Tech’s Ollie Schniederjans has been named one of 10 semifinalists for the Ben Hogan Award, which is presented annually to the top men’s collegiate golfer.
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Teheran throws 3-hitter in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA — The brisk air brought out Julio Teheran’s best more so than facing Cliff Lee. Teheran pitched a three-hitter, Evan Gattis homered among a career-best four hits, and the Atlanta Brave...
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Augusta just the start for Watson
Two-time Masters champ needs more success elsewhere
April 16, 2014 04:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rainout welcomed by Braves, Phillies
Tuesday night’s game between the Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies was postponed by inclement weather, allowing both managers to rest their weary closers an extra day.
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Baseball sets path for athletes’ ability to take paternity leave
Tony Perez was on the road with the Cincinnati Reds in 1966 when he got the call that his first child was on the way. There was no discussion about leaving the team to attend Victor’s birth, no suc...
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Swinney: Clemson QB job still not set
Apparently, Clemson’s quarterback competition is not over just yet.
April 16, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aycock, Purinton become regular scoring threats
Now, defensive-minded Harrison and Walton own the top two scoring threats in Cobb County.
April 16, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta survives its roller coaster in Philly
Dan Uggla hit two home runs, including a grand slam in the ninth inning Monday night that lifted the Atlanta Braves to a wild 9-6 win over the Philadelphia Phillies.
April 15, 2014 04:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Team Georgia wrestlers fall to U.S. team
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    04.14.14 - 04:02 am
  • Walton bests Lassiter in PKs
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    04.13.14 - 04:04 am
  • Hillgrove alum Lester honored with Elite 89 honor
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    04.13.14 - 04:02 am
  • Atlanta soccer announcement planned Wednesday
    Major League Soccer and Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed plan a "major announcement" Wednesday on a proposed expansion team to play in Atlanta's new downtown stadium.
    April 16, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Martin spurns Tennessee to take Cal job
    A more relaxed fan base, milder weather and a chance to coach at the top-rated public university in the country added up to Cuonzo Martin making the decision to leave Tennessee for California.
    April 16, 2014 04:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Former Ochocinco bids for role in CFL
    Chad Johnson made a sharp cut to free himself from a defender, and then hauled in a pass at the 53-yard line.
    April 16, 2014 04:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Harrison title streak continues
    The Harrison girls golf program won its 17th straight region championship Tuesday while battling the cool, wet and windy conditions at Bentwater Golf Club in Acworth.
    April 16, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Marietta still in region contention
    Marietta continued its tale of two seasons, beating Harrison 3-0 on Monday. After losing all nine of its non-region games, the Blue Devils have done a 180 during Region 4AAAAAA play, winning nine o...
    April 15, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Kennesaw Mountain athletes venture into music
    Zack Chandler describes himself in an online profile as a 6-foot-6 “goofy white kid with a passion for music who likes to rap a lot.”
    April 15, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Green jacket and golden moment for Bubba Watson
    For all the crazy stunts Bubba Watson does for fun, the green jacket was off limits. When he won the Masters for the first time in 2012, he went to New York the next day for a media tour. He wore h...
    April 14, 2014 01:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    MLS, Atlanta planning 'major announcement'
    Major League Soccer and Falcons owner Arthur Blank are planning a "major announcement" Wednesday on a proposed expansion team to play in Atlanta's new downtown stadium.
    April 14, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Hawks add Turner exec Koonin to ownership group
    Steve Koonin has cheered on the Atlanta Hawks surrounded by thousands of empty seats. He’s cheered them on when the arena was rocking.
    April 14, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Commentary: Observations, insights after a week at Augusta
    Every year, thousands of people make the trip to Augusta National Golf Club to watch the Masters. Millions more watch the tournament on TV.
    April 14, 2014 04:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Notebook: Age simply a number for former champ Langer at Masters
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    04.14.14 - 04:00 am
  • Campbell, Walker hire new coaches
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    04.13.14 - 04:06 am
  • Kirk ‘optimistic’ after first Masters
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    04.13.14 - 04:02 am
  • Return trip to Augusta in Kirk’s sights
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    04.13.14 - 04:02 am
  • Commentary: Masters up for young Spieth’s taking
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    04.13.14 - 04:01 am
  • Notebook: Marker right on the mark playing with McIlroy
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    04.13.14 - 04:00 am
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