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The par-3 12th is Augusta's short little terror

The shortest hole at Augusta National is in the heart of Amen Corner, 155 yards of sheer hell.

March 29, 2012 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Outdoor Life - Time for the annual white bass spawning run

Lots of fishermen in South Georgia are out and about in search of largemouth bass and crappie right now.

March 27, 2012 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON Special to the Herald | Sports


Phase 2 begins for Tiger Woods

ORLANDO, Fla. - Tiger Woods might be the only one who doesn't consider his win at Bay Hill the start of a comeback.

March 26, 2012 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


After arriving in N.Y. last week, Tebow formally introduced

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - Tim Tebow got his first New York close-up Monday.

March 26, 2012 | By DENNIS WASZAK AP Sports Writer | Sports


Top talent all throughout Final Four

Lurking in virtually every corner of the Superdome this weekend will be lottery picks, some other NBA first rounders and assorted AP All-Americans.

March 26, 2012 | By EDDIE PELLS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Tiger leads by one going into final round

ORLANDO, Fla. - Even with a bizarre sequence of events that cost Tiger Woods a comfortable lead Saturday, he walked off the 18th green at the Arnold Palmer Invitational as close as he has ever been to ending 30 months without a PGA Tour victory.

March 24, 2012 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Louisville, Ohio St. to Final Four

PHOENIX - Florida seemed to hit every shot it put up in the first half and still had a big lead even after the makes were a little harder to come by in the second.

March 24, 2012 | The Associated Press | Sports


Louisville and Syracuse win

PHOENIX - Gorgui Dieng swatted away the West Region's top seed to send Rick Pitino into another regional final.

March 22, 2012 | The Associated Press | Sports


Saints coach banned 1 season for bounties

NEW ORLEANS, La. - Meting out unprecedented punishment for a crush-for-cash bounty system that targeted key opposing players, the NFL suspended New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton without pay for next season and indefinitely banned the team's former defensive coordinator, Gregg Williams.

March 21, 2012 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Pro Football Writer | Sports


Battle of the Buckeye State

BOSTON - There are 347 schools playing NCAA Division I men's basketball. Thirteen are from Ohio. Four of those are among the 16 teams still playing in the NCAA tournament.

March 21, 2012 | By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer | Sports


Denver Broncos trade QB Tim Tebow to New York Jets

NEW YORK - Tim Tebow is coming to New York. Really.

March 21, 2012 | By DENNIS WASZAK JR. AP Sports Writer | Sports


Manning finalizes deal with Denver

DENVER - Peyton Manning stood next to John Elway, holding up a bright orange jersey with the No. 18 on it.

March 20, 2012 | By EDDIE PELLS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Former UGA star Hines Ward retires

PITTSBURGH - Hines Ward believes he can still play football. The longtime Pittsburgh wide receiver known for his high-wattage smile and his bone-crunching blocks just couldn't stomach the thought of doing it in some strange uniform on some strange field with nary a Terrible Towel in sight.

March 20, 2012 | By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer | Sports


Turkey hunters prepare for open season Saturday

Georgia's turkey hunters are anxiously looking forward to the upcoming weekend. The 2012 season opens Saturday, March 24th and runs through May 15th this year and the roughly 50,000 hunters scattered across the state are poised to take to the field. There are turkeys in all of Georgia's 159 counties and even though they are not evenly distributed there's a chance to bring home a gobbler regardless of where you live. The limit is three toms per hunter for the season. Turkeys prefer heavily forested habitat and success depends in large part on weather and the ...

March 20, 2012 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON | Sports


Manning, Broncos in negotiations

DENVER - Peyton Manning wants to play for the Denver Broncos in Act II of his outstanding career.

March 19, 2012 | By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Sports Writer | Sports


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KSU cheerleaders protest anthem

KENNESAW, Ga. - Five cheerleaders at a college in Georgia are vowing to kneel in the stadium tunnel when the national anthem is played at Saturday ...

October 16, 2017 | By JEFF MARTIN Associated Press | Sports


Wild week in NFL

Aaron Rodgers might be done for the season with a broken collarbone .

October 16, 2017 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer | Sports


Anything will go wrong that can

Not only is Georgia Southern still winless, but the Eagles seem to be finding new ways to come up short with each passing week.

October 15, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Eagles fall on homecoming

Georgia Southern seemed to have some momentum and even carried a lead into halftime, but New Mexico State pulled ahead on the first play of ...

October 15, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Keuchel strikes out 10, Astros beat Yanks 2-1 in ALCS opener

HOUSTON - Dallas Keuchel dominated the Yankees again, striking out 10 in seven scoreless innings to lead the Houston Astros over New York 2-1 on Friday ...

October 14, 2017 | By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer | Sports


Arena quits after US World Cup failure

NEW YORK - Bruce Arena quickly resigned as U.S. coach after the Americans' failure to qualify for the World Cup. U.S. Soccer Federation President ...

October 14, 2017 | By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Former player: Parents should be warned of football's risks

WASHINGTON - Parents should be informed before they sign up their kids to play football that the sport can cause long-term neurological damage, even to players ...

October 14, 2017 | By BEN NUCKOLS AP Sports Writer | Sports


UNC set to move past academic probe, not celebrate

North Carolina can move forward, closing one of the most embarrassing chapters in the school's history now that the long-running NCAA academic case has ...

October 14, 2017 | By AARON BEARD AP Sports Writer | Sports


Local gymnasts head to nationals

During a time of year where many of Statesboro's younger athletes are concerned about state tournaments, the town is also home to a pair ...

October 12, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Tormenta meets with reps for new pro league

When South Georgia Tormenta FC was created over two years ago, the franchise stated from its first day of operations that it intended to grow ...

October 10, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


GATAcast: 10.10.17 Tyson Summers

Mike and Georgia Southern head coach Tyson Summers discuss the Eagles' rough start and what the team needs to do in order to get into ...

October 09, 2017 | | Sports


Extra special: Indians edge Yankees 9-8 in 13, take 2-0 lead

CLEVELAND - They've won this season in almost every way imaginable: comebacks, walk-offs, blowouts, nail-biters.

October 07, 2017 | By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Houston one away from series win

HOUSTON - Carlos Correa, Jose Altuve and the high-powered Astros led the majors in runs, hits and batting average in the regular season.

October 07, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


US men's soccer back on track

ORLANDO, Fla. - Teenage star Christian Pulisic scored with a brilliant touch to complete a field-length attack just eight minutes in, then split the defense with ...

October 07, 2017 | By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Eagles on edge

"When you're going through hell, keep going."

October 05, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


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