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North Augusta's Jessica Hoang wins AJGA event

Golf

Posted: 07/28/2011 - Austin Padova of Hudson, Fla., claims victory at the E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship presented by Electrolux with a 3-under-par 213. Jessica Hoang of North Augusta, S.C., won her first AJGA tournament with a 3-over-par 219.

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Dru Love steps out of his dad's shadow on the links

Updated: 07/27/2011 - Some of the top junior golfers in the country are in Augusta and at Jones Creek Golf Course this week and so too is the defending champ, Dru Love. Pretty good lineage for Mr. Love who's the son of PGA tour veteran and fan favorite Davis Love III.

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Jackets suffer one run loss to Lakewood

Posted: 07/26/2011 - Lakewood, NJ – It’s often said that baseball is a game of inches and that was the case on Tuesday night in Lakewood, New Jersey. With the winning run at third for the Lakewood BlueClaws, Geancarlo Mendez’s sinking liner to right was just out of the reach of Augusta GreenJackets right fielder Ryan Lollis as the BlueClaws picked up the 4-3 win over the GreenJackets and took three of four from Augusta in the four-game series.

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Masters announces donations to area charities

Updated: 07/27/2011 - Billy Payne, Chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters Tournament, announced today that the Community Foundation for the Central Savannah River Area has accepted a $1.5 million gift as a result of the 2011 Tournament.

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RiverHawks re-sign Curtis Megginson

Augusta Riverhawks

Posted: 07/26/2011 - The Augusta RiverHawks Hockey Club has announced that Curtis Megginson has re-signed for the 2011-12 season.

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Solid pitching effort in GreenJacket loss

Posted: 07/25/2011 - Mike Kickham was solid through six innings before his luck ran out in the seventh as the Augusta GreenJackets dropped their second straight game to the Lakewood BlueClaws, falling 3-1 on Monday night.

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ASU's Kevin McPherson to take over men's golf team

Augusta State Coach

Updated: 07/25/2011 - While the official announcement won't come until Wednesday, Augusta State has found their man to replace men's golf coach Josh Gregory. And they didn't have to go far. Women's coach Kevin McPherson will take over the program.

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Aaron McGill back with the RiverHawks

Augusta Riverhawks

Posted: 07/22/2011 - The Augusta RiverHawks Hockey Club has announced that Aaron McGill has re-signed for the 2011-12 season. The team also announced the signing of defenseman Quinn Waller to a Try-Out Agreement.

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GreenJackets swept in doubleheader ending win streak

Posted: 07/21/2011 - The Augusta GreenJackets saw their season-long and league-best 11-game winning streak snapped in a doubleheader sweep by the Hagerstown Suns. The Suns extinguished Augusta 4-2 in the opener and the GreenJackets were shutout for the ninth time this season in the nightcap by a 3-0 score

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EGolf Tour veteran takes the lead in Aiken

Golf

Posted: 07/21/2011 - With nearly 90 career starts on the eGolf Tour, Paul Brown has been a study in perseverance with the patience of Job through the game’s ups and downs. At the tour’s inaugural Scratch Golf Championship this week, the Hartsville, SC native has positioned himself nicely at the event’s halfway point to not only capture his first top-10, but possibly his first tour win.

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Pacers men release basketball schedule

Posted: 07/21/2011 - University of South Carolina Aiken head men’s basketball coach Vince Alexander released the 2011-12 Pacer men’s basketball schedule on Thursday, July 21, 2011.

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NFL owners vote to end lockout, players up next

National Football League

Posted: 07/21/2011 - NFL owners voted overwhelmingly in favor of a tentative 10-year agreement to end the lockout, pending player approval. The vote was 31-0 with the Oakland Raiders abstaining from the ratification, which came after a full day of meetings at an Atlanta-area hotel.

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Junior Invite at Sage Valley donates $200,000 to First Tee

Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club

Posted: 07/21/2011 - The economic impact of the number one ranked junior golf tournament in the world according to Golfweek magazine continues to grow in local magnitude as tournament directors for the 2011 Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club today presented a gift of $200,000 to the First Tee nonprofit organizations of Augusta, Aiken and the National Chapter.

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Cortland Lowe regains confidence on the links

Golf

Posted: 07/21/2011 - Round two of the Scratch Golf Championships at Woodside Plantation is in the books. One guy in the mix at the half way point, former Augusta Prep and Wake Forest standout Cortland Lowe.

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Jackets benifit from mistakes for 11th straight win

Posted: 07/20/2011 - Two costly Hagerstown Suns errors in the eighth inning propelled the Augusta GreenJackets to four runs in the inning and a come-from-behind 5-2 win over the Suns on Wednesday night – Augusta’s 11th in a row and 13th in their last 14 games.

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Augusta product Corltand Lowe leads EGolf Tour event in Aiken

Posted: 07/20/2011 - Cortland Lowe of nearby Augusta, GA had been struggling with his game until hooking up with a new instructor recently. Changes in his swing and a return to fast Bermuda grass greens helped Lowe post nine birdies on Wednesday en route to a course-record-tying 63 and the first-round lead at the eGolf Tour’s inaugural Scratch Golf Championship.

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Sage Valley champ leads Palmetto Amateur

Golf

Posted: 07/20/2011 - Round one of the Palmetto Amateur is in the books and what a way to start the tournament off with a bang. Nicholas Reach is the round one leader.

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USC Aiken releases women's basketball schedule

Posted: 07/20/2011 - University of South Carolina Aiken head women’s basketball coach Mike Brandt unveiled the 2011-12 Pacer women’s basketball schedule on Wednesday, July 20, 2011.

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Volunteers needed for ESI Ironman

Augusta Ironman competition

Updated: 07/19/2011 - The Augusta Sports Council is seeking volunteers for the upcoming ESi Ironman 70.3 Augusta triathlon, Sunday, September 25. According to event organizers over 1,200 volunteers will be needed for the event.

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Jackets grab first place with 10th straight win

Posted: 07/18/2011 - For the first time in any half of the 2011 season, the Augusta GreenJackets have reached the top of the standings in the South Atlantic League’s Southern Division.

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Lee Knox falls back at midway point of Georgia Amateur

Golf

Posted: 07/08/2011 - Bill Jones III of Albany shot a second-round 68 and, with a 36-hole total of 3-under-par 137, owns a one-shot lead over three players after the second round of the Georgia Amateur Championship

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ASU hoops adds Maryland guard to the roster

Posted: 07/08/2011 - Augusta State head men’s basketball coach Dip Metress announced Friday the third addition to the Jaguar program for the 2011-12 season.

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