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Heritage gets sweep over Flowery Branch, Rams get win while being out hit

Rams get win while being out hit

Tyler Holcombe tossed six innings of two-run ball and the Heritage baseball team swept the season series from Flowery Branch with a 9-2 victory Tuesday.

Ball four call seal Eastside’s fate

A ball four call on a 3-1 count ended the game with the Eagles dropping the second game of the series 5-4 to Walnut Grove on Tuesday.

Local semipro football team starts strong

The Rockdale Rams semi-professional football team has taken the Amateur Professional Development League by storm.

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Woods missing but not forgotten at the Masters

Tiger Woods is missing the Masters for the first time in 20 years, but the 38-year-old American still commands attention at Augusta National, site of the year’s first major championship.

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Alford leads huge night at plate for GSU in win over Tech

Callie Alford and the Georgia State softball team brought the big bats to Mewborn Field Tuesday.

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McIlroy heads to Augusta with a spring in his step

Rory McIlroy has made such encouraging progress since the struggles of last season that he can look ahead to next week’s Masters with genuine hope of finally exorcising the demons of Augusta 2011.

Notre Dame exploring series with Georgia

Notre Dame and Georgia are in talks to play a home-and-home football series between the schools for 2018 and 2019, CBSSports.com reported Tuesday.

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Race to determine playoff field headed down to the wire

Time is quickly running out for the few teams desperately trying to extend their NBA seasons after the Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers and Charlotte Bobcats all punched their playoff tickets over the weekend.

Local semipro football team starts strong

The Rockdale Rams semi-professional football team has taken the Amateur Professional Development League by storm.

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Jeter looks back on illustrious Yankees career

As he talked about his final home opener, shortstop Derek Jeter recalled a story when manager Joe Torre talked to him after winning the World Series and Rookie of the Year in 1996.

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Palmer celebrates landmark Green Jacket

When Arnold Palmer hits one of the ceremonial opening tee shots on the first hole at Augusta National to kick off the Masters, he will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of claiming his fourth and final Green Jacket.

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Braves’ rotation thrives — and it could get better

The Atlanta Braves lost the series finale Sunday against the Washington Nationals, but their season-opening road trip was still a success.

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Masters weather suspension may be a good thing, says Furyk

Only two hours of Masters practice was possible on Monday before play was called off due to the threat of lightning, but Jim Furyk saw that as a potential advantage in what was always going to be a long week.

Rockdale wins six events at Alabama track and field event

Jhibri Greer, Robert McCray and the Rockdale boys track and field team had been impressing in Georgia meets all season. Now the Bulldogs have a handful of national finishes to tout.

Rockdale wins six times at Alabama track and field event

Jhibri Greer, Robert McCray and the Rockdale boys track and field team had been impressing in Georgia meets all season. Now the Bulldogs have a handful of national finishes to tout.