McDONOUGH - Rockdale County used 13 fourth-quarter points to rumble past Eagle's Landing on the road Friday night with a 23-12 come-from-behind victory.
CONYERS — With Heritage holding an 18-0 advantage over Salem just three minutes into the third quarter, the game was called do to non-football related incidents.
CONYERS -- Heritage softball has grown accustomed to playing behind early in their first three games to start the season.
CONYERS — Behind a complete-game shutout in the circle from junior pitcher McKenzie Nichols, The Salem softball program rolled past McDonough 15-0 Thursday night.
CONYERS — After trailing by as many as eight runs early on, the Rockdale County girls softball team rallied for a thrilling 22-10 victory over South Gwinnett Thursday.
After helping the Heritage baseball team to its first ever state championship last May, rising senior Darryl Buggs carried his momentum over into summer travel ball, where he has helped bring home two pieces of hardware. Buggs helped bring home a DRB Elite National Championship as well as ch…
CONYERS — Roughly this time one year ago, Sayvon Traylor left Rockdale County, the place he had called home for the entirety of his life, ready to embark on a dream he had always hoped would come true.
CONYERS -- The disappointment of Friday night’s 12-1 loss for Rockdale County in their season-opener was quickly put behind them Monday in their first game against in-county rival Salem since 2014.
Michael Johnson is entering his third year as an assistant football coach at Salem High School and currently holding the title of offensive coordinator and assistant head coach. A graduate of Mary Persons High School in 2008 and Valdosta State in 2013, Citizen sports editor Colin Hubbard spo…
Rockdale County public school students Jayden Whidbee, Colin Hudson, Donovan Rodgers, and Justin Williamson have earned spots at the 2019 AAU National Junior Olympics at North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, North Carolina.
CONYERS -- With the sudden resigning of Rockdale County head baseball coach Kevin Dawkins at the conclusion of the 2019 school year, athletic director Chad Suddeth and company wasted little time in tracking down his replacement.
COVINGTON -- On more days than not this summer, Ally Black is on the driving range, on the practice green or out on the course grinding away with the hot Georgia sun sometimes making the conditions brutal.
FLOWERY BRANCH — As the hours wound down last Monday afternoon, Grady Jarrett, along with the Atlanta Falcons brass, were working diligently on a new contract for the Conyers native, unbeknownst to the public.
CONYERS — Like many of his fellow teammates getting an opportunity to take their talents to the next level, Heritage’s Calabria Atkins is no different.
CONYERS — Jalen Jordan’s path to becoming a Division 1 college basketball player wasn’t one for the faint of heart.
CONYERS -- With a degree in sports administration and a liking to his new hometown of Chattanooga, Tennessee, former Rockdale County standout wrestler Alonzo Allen never planned on returning to his alma mater to coach.
CONYERS -- The recruitment of Shelley Seagraves wasn’t done the old fashioned way when Rockdale County Athletic Director Chad Suddeth began his search to find the school’s next head girls soccer coach.
Fresh off a breakout sophomore campaign, Eastside rising junior Myles Rice earned his first basketball scholarship offer Friday.
CONYERS -- For a Heritage baseball team built on senior firepower, both on the mound and at the plate, it was the steadiness of junior Darryl Buggs that very likely put the Patriots over the hump en route to a 2019 state championship.
CONYERS -- The moment Darryl Tucker realized he had officially made it wasn’t when he stepped off a plane in Denmark, but rather when he sat down to grab a quick bite to eat in a country he had never once imagined stepping foot into just a few short years ago.
CONYERS -- The longest tenured athletic director in Heritage High School history has walked the halls of the high school and the outskirts of the athletic fields surrounding the campus for the final time.
CONYERS -- Nolan Woodward was content on ending his baseball career in the best way possible after being the pitcher of record in Heritage’s first-ever state championship victory.
COVINGTON — All ages are invited to participate in the third annual Salem Sweet Spirit 5K Run and Walk at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 13 at Salem Campground.
Less than two months removed from stepping down as the head baseball coach at Rockdale County High School, Kevin Dawkins has found his new destination.
CONYERS — Discipline, structure and a tenacious attitude can best describe how Inglis Hunter has been raised, both as a student in life, and as a teacher on the basketball court.
Former Heritage High, Georgia Tech and Baltimore Orioles organization third baseman and pitcher Andy Mitchell led his SDG Angels select travel baseball team to the Southern Sports Summer Slam 12u Championship at Shorty Howell Park in Duluth this past weekend.
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.
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.
WINDER — Brian Anderson’s treatment of this month isn’t unlike any previous season that the verteran head coach has implemented.
CONYERS — Without knowing it at the time, Jarrod Davis was steadily preparing himself, subconsciously, to take over Athletic Director opening at Salem High School.
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.
AUSTIN, Texas – The model of consistency throughout the season, junior Shanice Love delivered the top performance for the Florida State women’s team Saturday, finishing second in the discus to lead the Noles to a share of 10th-place at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
AUSTIN, Texas – Competing like a team every bit as good as its No. 3 national ranking, the Florida State women’s track & field team opened its NCAA Championships competition Thursday by setting two school records and adding four other personal- or season-best performances.