CHICAGO — Nick Markakis hit a three-run homer, Brian McCann had a solo shot, and the Atlanta Braves held on for a 5-3 win over the host Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.
Alejandro Pozuelo scored a penalty kick four minutes into stoppage time to give Toronto FC a 3-2 win over visiting Atlanta United on Wednesday.
LILBURN -- There wasn’t any hesitation on Troy Hoff’s part to sign his Eastside football team back up for the third annual Parkview padded camp when their summer schedule was planned.
CHICAGO — Ozzie Albies hit a go-ahead, two-run home run in the seventh inning, Max Fried struck out eight over six innings, and the Atlanta Braves held on for a 3-2 win over the host Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
COVINGTON — Less than a week removed from narrowing his list of potential college destinations to five, Newton’s Diondre Glover has a new home.
MARIETTA -- Arguably the best team in the state not to win a region game last season, Rockdale County head coach Tyrone King couldn’t wait to showcase his returning crop of players at this past weekend’s NCAA Georgia/GHSA team camp.
MARIETTA -- Five weeks removed from his hiring at Newton, Charlemagne Gibbons has, on a day-by-day basis, began to inject his swagger into the new-look Rams basketball program.
EUFAULA, Ala. –- Boater Clabion Johns of Social Circle, Georgia, won the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Bulldog Division tournament on Lake Eufaula Saturday after catching five bass weighing 19 pounds, 9 ounces.
CHICAGO — Jon Lester pitched six strong innings and sparked a five-run rally that put the game away with a fifth-inning single to lead the Chicago Cubs to an 8-3 win over the visiting Atlanta Braves on Monday.
Los Angeles Clippers guard and South Gwinnett grad Lou Williams was chosen the Sixth Man of the Year for the third time, matching Jamal Crawford for the most times winning the award Monday night in Santa Monica, Calif.
Martin Truex Jr.’s Sonoma spectacular will honorably earn most of the headlines coming out of the weekend’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ first road course race of the season.
Most of us have to deal with limited leg room when we fly. But Cam Newton was willing to pay big money to make sure he was comfortable during his flight.
SONOMA, Calif. -- In the last 11 laps of Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway, Matt DiBenedetto passed seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson for fifth place and 2014 Champion Kevin Harvick for fourth.
CONYERS — Newton’s Ally Black claimed the City Amateur title at Cherokee Run Golf Course on Sunday afternoon, defeating Eastside’s Caroline Culbertson by nine strokes.
Australia's Hannah Green became just the fourth player in history to lead wire-to-wire and win the 65th KPMG Women's PGA Championship, shooting a final-round 72 at Hazeltine National in Chaska, Minn., for a one-shot victory.
The much-discussed reconfiguring of Sonoma Raceway mattered not at all to Martin Truex Jr., as the winner at the Northern California road course a year ago made it two straight at the track as he drove to a dominating victory there Sunday.
Atlanta Braves right-hander Mike Soroka left his start Sunday at Washington after being struck on the right forearm by a 93.3 mph fastball from Nationals right-hander Austin Voth in the third inning.
The Atlanta Braves sent struggling right-hander Mike Foltynewicz, a 2018 All-Star, to Triple-A Gwinnett after another subpar outing.
Freddie Freeman had two hits and drove in five runs and Dansby Swanson lashed out two hits with four RBIs, including a key three-run homer, as the Atlanta Braves stormed back to beat the host Washington Nationals 13-9 on Saturday.
SONOMA, Calif. -- William Byron got a surprise as he took his first quick laps around Sonoma Raceway in Friday's opening Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice.
SONOMA, Calif. -- Winning poles at Sonoma Raceway is nothing new for Kyle Larson. He powered his No. 42 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet on Saturday to his third straight top starting spot at the 2.52-mile road course, which features the addition of the carousel this year.
Retired Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has been moved out of the intensive care unit at Massachusetts General Hospital as he continues his recovery from gunshot wounds.
Bubba Wallace finally got a close-hand look at the carousel—the section of Sonoma Raceway that restores the road course to 2.52 miles—but the experience didn’t come as soon as Wallace had anticipated.
Stephen Strasburg bounced back from a rough outing and young outfielders Victor Robles and Juan Soto led the Washington Nationals past the visiting Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Friday.
Georgia dismissed junior receiver Jeremiah Holloman from the football team on Friday following recent revelations of an alleged assault in 2018.
ATHENS -- Former Newton standout Jeremiah Holloman, who has spent the past two seasons as a primary wide receiver for the University of Georgia, has been dismissed from the team.
Atlanta Braves third baseman Josh Donaldson won his appeal and will not be suspended for his part in a benches-clearing incident with Pittsburgh earlier this month, ESPN reported Friday.
WINDER — Brian Anderson’s treatment of this month isn’t unlike any previous season that the verteran head coach has implemented.
Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo will miss the start of the 2019-20 season as he recovers from a ruptured right quad tendon, team president Kevin Pritchard said Friday.
The Atlanta Sports Council recognized Georgia’s outstanding athletes, coaches, teams and community contributors during its 14th annual Atlanta Sports Awards ceremony, hosted Thursday night at The Foundry at Puritan Mill.
CONYERS — Without knowing it at the time, Jarrod Davis was steadily preparing himself, subconsciously, to take over Athletic Director opening at Salem High School.
COVINGTON -- Eastside’s Noah Cook and Colby Shivers were just a few years old the first time the Eagles held its soon-to-be annual youth football camp in 2004.
CONYERS — Scott Avery’s desire for a change of scenery after his first three years of high school basketball paid dividends for the recent graduate Thursday afternoon.
The recent retirement of top Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series road racing aces Tony Stewart and Jeff Gordon has created an opportunity for a new generation of road racers.
Famed car owner Roger Penske will be awarded with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor in the nation, President Donald Trump announced on Thursday.