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Fastbreak: SEB's homecoming is rescheduled

SEB reschedules

October 24, 2006 | From staff and wire reports | Sports


Falcons aren't in panic mode yet

FLOWERY BRANCH - Don't panic.

October 24, 2006 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Grown-up Gordon reunites with Ford

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Robby Gordon readily admits his first stint with the Ford Motor Co. didn't end well, when he embarrassed the manufacturer by kicking at its blue oval logo on national television after one of its engines failed in his car.

October 24, 2006 | By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer | Sports


Clark Named SoCon Player of the Week

Georgia Southern quarterback Travis Clark's record-setting performance against Elon earned him the Southern Conference offensive player of the week award. He joined running back Chris Covington as Eagles to win the weekly league award.

October 24, 2006 | From staff and wire reports | Sports


Ledbetter: It was worse than a brawl

If you watch any sports programming on television, you've seen what happened during the Miami–Florida International game Saturday. (If you watch ESPN, you had no choice; they've shown it ad nauseum, along with all the smarmy, self-righteous commentary ESPN has become known for.)

October 24, 2006 | By EDDIE LEDBETTER Managing Editor | Sports


Georgia still trying to settle on a quarterback

ATHENS - Joe Tereshinski is Georgia's starting quarterback - for at least another week.

October 23, 2006 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Adams apologizes for inaccuracies in latest clash with Dooley

ATLANTA (AP) - More than two years after his forced retirement, Vince Dooley showed this week he won't stand for his legacy being tarnished - especially by UGA president Michael Adams.

October 23, 2006 | Associated Press | Sports


No. 1 ECI beats Claxton, 48-14

CLAXTON – As the #1 ranked Bulldogs of Emanuel County Institute came to town, the Claxton Tigers were confident that anything could happen.

October 23, 2006 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Portal faces must-win game

he Portal Panthers know the situation.

October 23, 2006 | By CHAD BISHOP | Sports


Lady Gamecocks claim 3-AA title with 1-0 win over SEB

Four days after claiming the Region 3AA regular season title, the Screven County Lady Gamecocks (21-4) twice downed SEB's Lady Jackets (22-3) by 1-0 margins to claim the 3AA tournament championship at the Screven County Recreation Complex on Saturday.

October 23, 2006 | By BURTON KEMP Special to the Herald | Sports


Eagles air it out for win

Brian VanGorder finally got what he was looking for.

October 23, 2006 | Alex Pellegrino | Sports


Rogers may see time at quarterback for GSU

Starting quarterback Travis Clark took snaps during practice Tuesday, but Georgia Southern coach Brian VanGorder said the sophomore is questionable for Saturday's home game against Elon. Clark suffered a low-grade concussion while diving for a loose ball late in the third quarter of Saturday's 34-14 loss to North Dakota State.

October 23, 2006 | Alex Pellegrino | Sports


Claxton has daunting challenge tonight

The Claxton Tigers will welcome the state's No. 1 team in Class A, Emanuel County Institute, to the Pecan Grove tonight for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff at Bell Memorial Stadium.

October 23, 2006 | By CHAD BISHOP | Sports


All is not well with Georgia football

ATHENS - Georgia found itself in an unusual position Sunday: Unranked and trying to bounce back from a loss to Vanderbilt.

October 23, 2006 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Lady Gators prepare for state semis

The members of the Bulloch Academy varsity softball team held their heads a little higher and had a little extra bounce in their steps Tuesday after earning their first-ever trip to the GISA Class AA state championship tournament.

October 23, 2006 | By Rahn Hutcheson Special to the Herald | Sports


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Horschel takes 2-shot lead in Tour Championship

ATLANTA - Billy Horschel showed why he might be the hottest player in golf at the moment with another 4-under 66 on Friday in the Tour Championship. It was his 10th straight round in the 60s. He already has a victory and a runner-up finish in the FedEx Cup playoffs.

September 12, 2014 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Pistorius not guilty of murder but was negligent

PRETORIA, South Africa - During his trial, Oscar Pistorius sometimes retched and sobbed. The double-amputee Olympian sobbed again on Thursday, this time in apparent relief as a judge said the evidence did not support a murder conviction for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

September 11, 2014 | By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and GERALD IMRAY Associated Press | Sports


Kirk, Horschel share lead at Tour Championship

ATLANTA - Chris Kirk and Billy Horschel have little in common except a clean card of 4-under 66 at the Tour Championship and their chances at the biggest payoff in golf.

September 11, 2014 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Hawks cancel meeting with civil rights leaders

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks cancelled a scheduled meeting between their CEO and city civil rights leaders Wednesday, prompting one of the group's leaders to say his community was greatly offended.

September 10, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


McIlroy's last chance for big finish

ATLANTA - Rory McIlroy always thought his big year deserved a big finish. The Tour Championship is his last chance.

September 10, 2014 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


NFL Weekend Picks: Reeling Ravens face archrival Steelers

Maybe the NFL schedule makers did the Baltimore Ravens a big favor.

September 10, 2014 | By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer | Sports


Column: The cups overflow in September

ATLANTA - The losing captain - usually an American - is an easy scapegoat at the Ryder Cup. Now he at least has an accomplice.

September 10, 2014 | DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Goodell does not rule out Rice's returning to NFL

NEW YORK - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell did not rule out the possibility of former Ravens running back Ray Rice returning to play in the league after serving a suspension for domestic violence.

September 10, 2014 | The Associated Press | Sports


Penn State coach grateful for bowl chance

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. - At Penn State, bowl games and packed stadiums under Joe Paterno yielded to scandal, suffering and sanctions at the abuses of Jerry Sandusky.

September 10, 2014 | By DAN GELSTON AP Sports Writer | Sports


Outdoor Life: All my barbers

Over decades of time the guys (and gals) who have cut my hair changed based on where I was living at the time and how much attention to detail was required.

September 09, 2014 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON dar8589@bellsouth.net | Sports


Hawks discipline GM Ferry for racist comments

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks are sticking with general manager Danny Ferry even though the team's new majority owner wants him fired for racially charged comments about Luol Deng.

September 09, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


NCAA lifts Penn State's postseason ban

Penn State football got out from under the most severe on-field sanctions imposed on it two years ago over the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal, learning Monday that the NCAA will allow it to compete in this year's postseason and that all scholarships will return in 2015.

September 09, 2014 | By RALPH D. RUSSO Associated Press | Sports


Christie: Casinos, tracks can offer sports betting

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Republican Gov. Chris Christie's administration issued a directive Monday allowing the state's casinos and racetracks to offer sports betting, a move likely to be challenged in court by sports leagues.

September 09, 2014 | By WAYNE PERRY Associated Press | Sports


Ravens cut Rice after video release

BALTIMORE - Ray Rice was let go by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and suspended indefinitely by the NFL after a video was released showing the running back striking his then-fiancee in February.

September 09, 2014 | By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer | Sports


Cilic clinches 1st major title

NEW YORK - Unable to play in the U.S. Open a year ago because of a doping suspension, Marin Cilic is now the tournament's champion.

September 09, 2014 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer | Sports


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