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Domecoming Celebrates Second Year as Eight Schools Converge on Downtown

On Sat., Oct. 23, the second annual Domecoming will take place at the Georgia Dome. Domecoming is a day full football, similar to the Corky Kell Classic, that gives eight high school football teams a chance to play in the Georgia Dome.

Braves Hire New Manager

--Hear highlights of the press conference above -- Less than 48 hours after Bobby Cox wrapped up his managing career, the Atlanta Braves introduced former Florida manager Fredi Gonzalez as his replacement.

Braves' Loss Ends Cox's Career

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. The Giants move on to the National League Championship Series.

The Score 44 Presented by Sonic - Week 8

OUT: Amarlo Herrera, North Clayton (College Park) LB; Quartterrio Morgan, Mt Zion (Jonesboro) RB IN: Kyle Karempelis, Wesleyan (Norcross) RB; Tyler Cierski, Mill Creek (Hoschton) FB

Braves Face "Must-Win" Tonight

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.

GPB/AJC Top 10 Rankings - Week 8

There is a new No. 1 in Class A.

Braves Drop Heartbreaker, Trail Series 2-1

The Atlanta Braves lost in hearbreaking fashion Sunday night at Turner Field, putting them in a must-win situation Monday night. The Braves' 3-2 loss to the San Franciso Giants means Atlanta trails the National League Division Series 2 games to 1, in the best-of-5 format.

Friday Night Summaries


The Rundown on Key Friday Night Matchups

Lowndes at Valdosta

Swan Song For Bobby Cox

The Atlanta Braves squeaked into the playoffs this year. It's a fitting goodbye for the Braves manager, Bobby Cox, who announced that this is his final season. Cox led the Braves briefly late in the 1970s and returned in 1985.