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New coach has Evans excited for next step

Evans High School Knights

Updated: 08/06/2015 - Probably the biggest surprise of new coaches in the area came at Evans. After 12 years at the helm, Marty Jackson stepped aside to become athletic director at Grovetown. Then the shocker, as Laney's Lemuel Lackey made the move to Columbia County to run the Knights.

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Strom Thurmond ready to get back to being a title contender

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Updated: 08/06/2015 - For a lot of teams in the area, getting seven wins signifies a good season. In the land of the rebels with Strom Thrumond, seven wins is a down year. Time for them to get back where they usually are, a legit title contender.

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Dome or bust for Aquinas this year

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Updated: 08/05/2015 - For the last two years, besides Washington County, no other team in the area has had as much success as Aquinas. Just a single loss in two years and a state championship to go along with that. They've raised the bar on Highland Avenue and it's Dome bound or bust this fall.

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Big things expected at Cross Creek

Cross Creek Razorbacks

Updated: 08/05/2015 - I know we've said this a lot about Cross Creek in the last few years, but if there's a sleeper team in the area, the Razorbacks may be it. Robert McCarty has athletes and he has depth. Two dangerous combinations.

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GreenJackets to honor Madison Bumgarner

Updated: 08/05/2015 - The Augusta GreenJackets, Single “A” affiliate of the 2014 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants, have announced they will induct former GreenJacket and current San Francisco Giant Madison Bumgarner into the Augusta GreenJackets Baseball Hall of Fame this Friday, August 7th. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place during the pre-game festivities before the GreenJackets take on the Rome Braves at 7:05pm.

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Butler turns to athleticism for success on the field

Butler High School Bulldogs

Updated: 08/04/2015 - Crawl before you walk, walk before you run. Sounds simple, but for some football teams, that's the steps you need to take, literally. At butler, ever since myron newton took over, that's been the process. Now in his fourth year, newton is hoping his team is ready to run and run fast.

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No let down expected after heavy graduation loss at Lakeside

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Posted: 08/04/2015 - Plenty of area eyes this year will be on Lakeside. A six win team last year that was hit hard by graduation. And a handful of those kids are now playing at the next level. So, how does this team become a playoff team?

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Georgia Southern ready for teams best shot

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Updated: 08/03/2015 - It's not only high schools now going full throttle ahead, college teams hitting the field as well..ah yes, the smell of fall is in the air, well, okay, maybe not quite yet. Expectations running high at Georgia Southern.

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With rebuild complete, Silver Bluff expects the best

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Updated: 08/03/2015 - Last year was a rare down season for Silver Bluff. Just how rare? It was only the Bulldogs third losing season in school history. With his history of success, Al Lown is too good of a coach to let it happen again.

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Wardlaw boasts impressive skill set for hopeful title return

Wardlaw Academy Patriots

Updated: 08/03/2015 - Not long ago, the Wardlaw Patriots had the state title and the hardware. It's been two years since the Patriots held the title of top team of the eight man ranks. This is the year they can return to elite status.

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Josey sees boost in roster size, confidence

TW Josey Eagles

Updated: 08/03/2015 - Over at the Josey football field, there's a different feel to practice. The Eagles have more players on the roster which could make a difference in deciding Josey's season.

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Confident Briarwood backed by Reese

Briarwood Academy Buccaneers

Updated: 08/02/2015 - Attitude, momentum. It's all happening at Briarwood Academy. Football is trending in the right direction for the Buccaneers. Their senior running back is the main reason for optimism.

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Thomson Bulldogs build winning formula

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Updated: 08/01/2015 - Step by step, the Thomson Bulldogs are building into form. Last season, Thomson finished 4-7, yet it was a positive step for the program.

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Charles Howell chasing at Quicken Loans National

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Posted: 08/01/2015 - Troy Merritt shot a tournament-record 10-under 61 on Saturday for a share of the lead with Kevin Chappell after three rounds in the Quicken Loans National.

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Allendale's Bashaud Breeland suspended by NFL

Posted: 07/31/2015 - Washington Redskins second-year cornerback Bashaud Breeland has been suspended for one game without pay by the NFL for violating the league's substance-abuse policy.

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Women's recruiting game gets younger

Updated: 07/29/2015 - It's another big week of basketball in and around the area with the Nike Nationals and the ladies headlining the action. It's not the only game in town as many other gyms are busy with off shoot events.. one of them, shows how the recruiting game has changed.

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