Sun., March 13, 2011 12:14am
On the final day of 2011 GHSA basketball, a total of six state titles were handed out. Unlike Friday there were no upsets, and most of the games were one-sided. In the Class AAA boys state title game, Columbia pulled away from Butler in the fourth quarter to win their second consecutive championship by a score of 56-37.
Sat., March 12, 2011 1:42am
“Revenge is a dish best served cold” is an oft-used old saying. The Norcross Blue Devils agree. After being eliminated by Milton in last year’s Class 5A quarterfinals in a controversial ending, the Blue Devils had a shot Friday night to even the score. And they did with a shocking 59-55 upset of the state’s No. 1 team.
Fri., March 11, 2011 1:24am
In eight semifinal games played on Thursday in Macon and Gwinnett, the winner of each game calls metro Atlanta home. Meanwhile, six teams from outside the metro area saw their seasons come to an end. In Class AA, Buford and GAC flexed their hoops muscles as each school qualified boys and girls teams into the finals.
Fri., March 4, 2011 11:39pm
Tonight at the Northwest Georgia Trade and Convention Center in Dalton, Buford pulled what could be called the upset of the GHSA boys state basketball tournament.The Wolves took down perennial power South Atlanta, which had been ranked No. 1 in Class AA for much of the season.
Tue., October 12, 2010 1:14am
The Atlanta Braves' loss Monday night in Game-4 of the National League Division Series signaled the end of the managerial career of Bobby Cox. It came as the Braves fell to the San Francisco Giants 3-2 at Turner Field in Atlanta.
Mon., October 11, 2010 4:21pm
The Atlanta Braves are in a “must-win” situation tonight. And already, it's been a roller-coaster ride for the team in the three games played of their first-round playoff series.
Sun., October 10, 2010 11:32pm
The Atlanta Braves lost in hearbreaking fashion Sunday night at Turner Field, putting them in a must-win situation Monday night.
Fri., October 8, 2010 8:40am
The Atlanta Braves scored a 5-4 win in 11 innings over the Giants in San Francisco Friday night. The victory evens the best-of-5 Divisional Series at 1, with Game-3 Sunday in Atlanta.
Thu., October 7, 2010 3:45pm
The Atlanta Braves open their first-round playoff series tonight. The team is in San Francisco to face the Giants in the opener of a best-of-5 divisional series battle.
Thu., October 7, 2010 2:09pm
For the first time in five years, baseball’s playoffs again include the Atlanta Braves. The team returns to a stage it had become accustomed-to in 14-straight years from 1991 through 2005. But this playoff appearance will represent the final one for future Hall of Fame manager Bobby Cox.