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Wrestler defaults in match with girl

DES MOINES, Iowa - An Iowa high school wrestler who was one of the favorites to win his weight class defaulted on his first-round state tournament match rather than facing one of the first girls to ever qualify for the event.

February 17, 2011 | By LUKE MEREDITH Associated Press | Sports


Outdoor Life: Youth shoot event at Baygall in Rocky Ford

Do you want to try your hand at sporting clays? The youth of Bulloch and its surrounding counties have an upcoming opportunity to participate in this exciting and challenging event that is sure to be a hit.

February 15, 2011 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON dar8589@bellsouth.net | Sports


Column: The highest standard for Tiger Woods? His words

It's hard enough for Tiger Woods to live up to the standards he set with a golf club in his hand.

February 15, 2011 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Columnist | Sports


Woods fined for spitting in Dubai

VIRGINIA WATER, England - Tiger Woods apologized after he was fined an undisclosed sum by the European Tour on Monday for spitting on the green during the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic.

February 14, 2011 | The Associated Press | Sports


Smith lifts Hawks past Pistons, 94-79

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Josh Smith had 27 points and 14 rebounds and the Atlanta Hawks rallied for a 94-79 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Monday night.

February 14, 2011 | The Associated Press | Sports


My Take with Matt Yogus - NFL: Not enough cash to go around

Before America even had a chance to realize that the Green Bay Packers won the Super Bowl, the news filled itself with NFL labor negotiations, talk of a possible pro football strike and a whole lot of jabber about who's right and who's wrong.

February 14, 2011 | | Sports


Charlotte stuns Hawks with 22-point comeback, 88-86

ATLANTA - Stephen Jackson hit a last-second jumper over two Atlanta defenders and the Charlotte Bobcats rallied after trailing by 22 points to beat the Hawks 88-86 on Saturday night.

February 12, 2011 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Woods down by a stroke

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Tiger Woods is bidding to end his drought in the desert.

February 12, 2011 | By MICHAEL CASEY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Marino hangs onto lead at Pebble

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - The best break for Steve Marino might have come moments after he finished his round Saturday at the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, nowhere near where he had just three-putted from 4 feet for a bogey.

February 12, 2011 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


No. 1 Ohio State falls to Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. - Nobody's perfect.

February 12, 2011 | By COLIN FLY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Marino 4 strokes ahead at Pro-Am

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - Steve Marino is too busy soaking in the scenery and atmosphere at the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am to get worked up over his four-shot lead going into the weekend.

February 11, 2011 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


McIlroy leads, Tiger surges

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Tiger Woods surged into contention at the Dubai Desert Classic on Friday, shooting a bogey-free 6-under 66 in his bid to win his first tournament in more than a year.

February 11, 2011 | By MICHAEL CASEY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Player agents' take on NFL labor: A 'mess'

NEW YORK - NFL owners have been heard on the labor front. So have the players.

February 11, 2011 | By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer | Sports


McIlroy leads at Desert Classic

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Rory McIlroy upstaged the world's top three golfers with a 7-under 65 Thursday to take the first-round lead at the Dubai Desert Classic, four shots better than No. 1 Lee Westwood and Martin Kaymer and six ahead of an inconsistent Tiger Woods.

February 10, 2011 | By MICHAEL CASEY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Labor issues wear on

WASHINGTON - Negotiations to prevent an NFL lockout took a grim turn Thursday with the cancellation of the second day of a planned two-day bargaining session.

February 10, 2011 | The Associated Press | Sports


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Column: Mayweather-McGregor is a stale act already

LAS VEGAS - There's a reason tons of good seats remain for what was supposed to be the year's hottest ticket.

July 31, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


5 ready to enter MLB Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Tim Raines played in the major leagues for more than two decades, and yet one at-bat still sticks in his mind.

July 28, 2017 | By JOHN KEKIS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Braves ship struggling shortstop Dansby Swanson to minors

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves have optioned struggling shortstop Dansby Swanson to Triple-A Gwinnett.

July 27, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Gambler tied to golfer Phil Mickelson gets 5 years in prison

NEW YORK - A Las Vegas gambler linked to golfer Phil Mickelson was sentenced Thursday to five years in prison by a judge who said the ...

July 27, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Strengths and weaknesses for all Sun Belt teams

This is the second installment in a series of 'Countdown to kickoff' columns that will run over the next month. In the series, each Sun ...

July 26, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Striking out Alzheimer's

At promptly 6:30 AM Wednesday morning, Chandler Dennard was out at the Georgia Southern softball complex nervously pacing around the grounds.

July 26, 2017 | By CHRIS STANLEY | Sports


Martinez hits 2, Marte homers in Diamondbacks' 10-3 rout

PHOENIX - Ketel Marte is still trying to find his hitting stroke since being called up from the minors in late June. He isn't a ...

July 26, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Divers search lake for NFL star's $100,000-plus earring

GAINESVILLE, Ga. - An NFL star's diamond earring valued at more than $100,000 is now presumed lost on the murky bottom of a Georgia ...

July 26, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Young Eagles look to GATA

Georgia Southern will field a young football team this season, but youth often brings about excitement and Tuesday morning looked like Christmas in July.

July 25, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Standout Screven County WR Tyquan Johnson commits to South Carolina

The hype on Screven County wide receiver Tyquan Johnson came to an unexpected conclusion Saturday evening when South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp tweeted #SpursUp!

July 25, 2017 | By CHRIS STANLEY | Sports


Bruce Arena blends intense demands with humor to lead US

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Bruce Arena bites his fingernails religiously, a habit he has had since age 10.

July 25, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Brain disease seen in most football players in large report

CHICAGO - Research on 202 former football players found evidence of a brain disease linked to repeated head blows in nearly all of them, from athletes ...

July 25, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Benson: 'Future is now'

The Sun Belt Conference started sponsoring football in 2001. Since then the league has taken plenty of lumps in the hyper-competitive world of college football ...

July 24, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Summers, Eagles trying to turn it around in 2017

When it comes to Sun Belt media day, those interested in Georgia Southern never have to dig too far to find a big story.

July 24, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Spieth back on top

SOUTHPORT, England - Jordan Spieth was happy enough to see his name on the claret jug without wondering where he fit in among the rest of ...

July 24, 2017 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


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