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Mike Slive: Still SEC boss after cancer battle, feels good
Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive says he feels "as good as I've felt in a very long time" after cancer treatment and back surgery.
April 20, 2015 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Desisa wins 119th Boston Marathon; Rotich takes women's race
Lelisa Desisa won his first Boston Marathon in 2013. He didn't have much time to celebrate. A few hours after Desisa broke the tape on Boylston Street on Patriots' Day, two bombs near the finish li...
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Atlanta able to hold off Brooklyn rallies
Banged up and bruised, the Atlanta Hawks survived their first test as the top seed in the Eastern Conference. They were just good enough against the Brooklyn Nets.
April 19, 2015 10:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Furyk ends long wait for win
Jim Furyk had gone 100 starts without winning, a stretch that gnawed at his psyche and challenged his confidence.
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Rain washes away Gwinnett finale
Relentless rain denied Olin Browne a chance to play the final round with Bernhard Langer. Then again, it gave Browne his first Champions Tour victory in four years.
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Prep roundup: Hawks walk off on Blue Devils
Hillgrove’s John Devine hit a two-run walk-off home run in the bottom of the eighth to cap a come-from-behind 7-5 victory Saturday over Marietta in Region 4AAAAAA play.
April 18, 2015 11:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Toronto slugs its way to walk-off win
Alex Wood and the Atlanta Braves held Toronto’s lineup in check for much of the game. Just not long enough.
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Canada a special place for Freeman
Freddie Freeman planned to look around downtown Toronto before the Atlanta Braves play the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre this afternoon.
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Hawks begin playoffs as top-seeded target
There’s nothing to indicate the Atlanta Hawks will have any trouble with the Brooklyn Nets in the opening round of the NBA playoffs.
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  • Raindrops wreaking havoc on tourneys
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    04.18.15 - 12:40 am
  • Commentary: Cobb alums could have bountiful draft
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    04.18.15 - 12:37 am
  • Mount Paran comes away with key late-season win in trip to Turner Field
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    04.17.15 - 12:13 am
  • Reinhardt coaching reins go from father to son
    by Emily Horos
    ehoros@mdjonline.com
    04.17.15 - 12:11 am
  • Hawks hurting as they prepare for Game 2 against Nets
    Hawks center Al Horford is not sure if he'll be able to play in Game 2 of the first-round playoff series against Brooklyn because of a dislocated finger.
    April 20, 2015 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Braves' McKirahan suspended 80 games for positive drug test
    Atlanta Braves reliever Andrew McKirahan was suspended for 80 games Monday following a positive test for a banned substance under Major League Baseball's drug program.
    April 20, 2015 01:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Forecast looks more forgiving as playoffs start
    At least tennis coaches won’t have to worry about a serious threat of rain this week. With most first-round state tournament matches set for Tuesday and Wednesday, teams should be able to get their...
    April 19, 2015 10:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Raiders secure sweep of region tennis titles
    Walton was shorthanded Saturday in its Region 5AAAAAA tournament final against Etowah on Saturday, but the Raiders had the depth to make up for it.
    April 18, 2015 11:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    New GHSA guidelines limit opportunities for contact in intra-squad practices
    The Georgia High School Association announced new limitations on the amount of contact allowed during football practices in order to address safety concerns.
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    Whitefield to host national goalball tournament
    The Whitefield Academy gymnasium will serve as the host site for the 2015 Goalball National Championships from June 18-20.
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    Schniederjans, Albertson to represent U.S. against Europe
    Former Harrison High School standout Ollie Schniederjans will join Georgia Tech teammate Anders Albertson as part of the U.S. team in June’s Palmer Cup. The annual Ryder Cup-style collegiate compet...
    April 18, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Allatoona soccer team extends its unbeaten run to 14
    Allatoona stretched its unbeaten streak to 14 games after beating county-line rival North Paulding 3-0 on Friday at Cobb Energy/Buccaneer Staidum. The Buccaneers (12-1-2) led 1-0 at halftime after ...
    April 18, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Postseason berths far from determined as regular season comes to closing days
    With one week remaining in the regular season, several Cobb County baseball teams are trying to position themselves for postseason berths by scrambling to make up games postponed due to inclement w...
    April 18, 2015 12:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Allatoona leads Directors Cup race into spring
    Heading into the championship stretch of spring, Allatoona is clinging to a 33-point lead in the Class AAAAA standings of the Georgia Athletic Directors Association’s Directors Cup.
    April 17, 2015 12:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Prep Roundup: Bucs win region golf title
    by MDJ staff reports
    04.17.15 - 12:10 am
  • Whitefield Academy hires Quinn Gray as new football coach
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    04.16.15 - 12:26 am
  • Brown, Cooper voted state’s top players by sports writers
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    04.15.15 - 12:12 am
  • Cobb places eight on all-state first teams
    by Chris Raimondi
    MDJ Sports Writer
    04.15.15 - 12:10 am
  • Saunders takes Pebblebrook football reins
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    04.15.15 - 12:08 am
  • KSU women rom to A-Sun golf team title
    by MDJ staff reports
    04.15.15 - 12:07 am
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