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First national cycling titles handed out

Posted: 06/22/2011 - The USA Cycling Juniors, U23, Elite & Para Road National Championships opened on Wednesday with the first five national titles awarded in the junior road races. Just under 200 of the nation’s top young road cyclists took to the 11-kilometer loop course around Augusta’s Fort Gordon as temperatures rose into the mid-90s.

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USA National Cycling championships set to go in Augusta

Updated: 06/21/2011 - It's one of the premiere cycling events in the country this year and it all starts tomorrow in Augusta. The u-s-a cycling championships take over the garden city and surrounding areas the next five days with over 1000 riders in town for the prestigious event.

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ASU adds big man to the basketball team

Updated: 06/21/2011 - Augusta State head men’s basketball coach Dip Metress announced Tuesday the first addition to the Jaguar program for the 2011-12 season.

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USC Aiken hires new womens assistant

Updated: 06/21/2011 - University of South Carolina Aiken head women’s basketball coach Mike Brandt announced the appointment of Jennifer Brock as assistant women’s basketball coach on Tuesday, June 21, 2011.

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Young golfers brave the heat at Georgia Junior Championship

Golf

Updated: 06/20/2011 - One thing is always true in golf. When you're on the course, you never want to see triple digits, whether it be on the scorecard or on the thermometer. The kids at the Georgia Junior Championship were too good to shoot over 100 today, but the temperature...that was a different story.

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South Aiken's Faulkner bypasses USC, signs with the Rangers

Updated: 06/19/2011 - South Carolina's baseball team didn't take the field until 7:00 p.m. Sunday night, but they already suffered a loss earlier in the day when South Aiken's Andrew Faulkner decided to back out of his commitment to the Gamecocks and go pro.

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Jurrjens gets 9th win as Braves beat Rangers, 4-2

Atlanta Braves

Updated: 06/19/2011 - Jason Heyward hit a two-run single in the third inning and Freddie Freeman added an RBI double in the seventh to help Jair Jurrjens earn his ninth victory in the Atlanta Braves' 4-2 win over the Texas Rangers on Sunday.

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Wingo walk-off lifts South Carolina to 5-4 CWS win

University of South Carolina Gamecocks

Updated: 06/19/2011 - Scott Wingo’s bases loaded RBI single off the base of the right field wall in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted South Carolina to a 5-4 victory over Texas A&M (47-21) on day two of the 2011 College World Series.

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Extra-innings loss prevents Jackets sweep

Updated: 06/19/2011 - After sealing a 6-0 win over the Asheville Tourists in the completion of a suspended game from Saturday, the Augusta GreenJackets dropped an 8-7 decision to the Tourists in eight innings after blowing three separate leads.

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Braves activate McLouth from disabled list

Atlanta Braves

Updated: 06/19/2011 - The Atlanta Braves activated Nate McLouth from the disabled list Sunday after the outfielder missed 22 games with a strained oblique.

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Augusta, Asheville suspended by rain

Posted: 06/18/2011 - The Augusta GreenJackets and Asheville Tourists were suspended by rain after four innings on Saturday night with the GreenJackets leading 4-0. The game will be resumed at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoon with the teams meeting in the regularly-scheduled seven-inning contest to follow.

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Beltre, Rangers beat Braves in 10 innings

Atlanta Braves

Posted: 06/18/2011 - Adrian Beltre drove in the go-ahead run with an RBI single in the 10th inning and the Texas Rangers beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Saturday for a rare one-run road win.

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Big crowd goes home happy with GreenJackets win

Posted: 06/17/2011 - The Augusta GreenJackets had their biggest single inning of the year and received 11 walks from Asheville Tourists’ pitching in a 15-5 win on Friday night in front of 4,919 at Lake Olmstead Stadium. With the win, the GreenJackets have now won four of their last six games.

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GreenJackets Shawn Sanford added to All Star game roster

Posted: 06/17/2011 - The South Atlantic League announced today that Augusta GreenJackets pitcher Shawn Sanford will join five other GreenJackets at the league’s All-Star Game on Tuesday in Salisbury, Maryland – the home of the host Delmarva Shorebirds.

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GreenJackets take down Asheville

Posted: 06/16/2011 - The Augusta GreenJackets scratched out a pair of sixth-inning runs and got four no-hit innings from a quartet of relievers to earn a 6-5 victory over the Asheville Tourists in the opener of a four-game series on Thursday night.

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Kyle Parker back in Augusta to battle the GreenJackets

Kyle Parker of the Asheville Tourists

Updated: 06/16/2011 - While former Clemson quarterback Kyle Parker didn't grow up in Augusta, his family now calls here home. Thursday night, sort of a homecoming for the former Tiger who's traded the pigskin for the rawhide as a member of the Colorado Rockies organization.

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Thomson football getting use to new coach

Thomson High School football bullbog logo

Posted: 06/15/2011 - There are so many benefits to seven on seven passing leagues that they're spreading like wildfire through out the south and country for that matter. Seven on seven camps thought can mean a whole lot more for teams with new head coaches...In this area, Thomson comes immediately to mind.

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Jackets drop series finale to Lexington

Posted: 06/15/2011 - The Augusta GreenJackets had chances late but stranded key runners and were held to just four hits in a 2-1 loss to the Lexington Legends on Wednesday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium. With the Augusta loss, Lexington salvages the series split with the GreenJackets.

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GreenJackets fall to Lexington 5-2

Posted: 06/14/2011 - For the first time in their series with the Augusta GreenJackets, the Lexington Legends struck first and never looked back. The Legends picked up runs in three of the first four innings and held on through a couple late Augusta scoring threats to earn a 5-2 win over the GreenJackets on Tuesday night.

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Cubs send Tyler Colvin back to the minors

Baseball

Posted: 06/14/2011 - The Chicago Cubs have activated outfielder Reed Johnson from the 15-day disabled list and promoted right-hander Chris Carpenter from Double-A Tennessee.

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