No. 3 Blazers Blast Nine Home Runs in Doubleheader Sweep of West Alabama Sunday; Sweep Series

Behind nine home runs, including three each from junior Nicole Pennington and sophomore Kiley Robb, the No. 3 Valdosta State softball team swept a doubleheader from visiting West Alabama, 10-1 in six innings and 10-0 in five innings Sunday afternoon at Steel’s Diamond at Blazer Park.

GSW’s McLain Earns Second Peach Belt Golfer of the Week Award

No. 4 Valdosta State Softball nearly unstoppable in 2021

Georgia Professional Standards Commission opens another investigation into Rush Propst

Johnson, McIlroy seeking exclusive company at the Masters

AP source: MLB moving All-Star Game to Denver’s Coors Field

Lady Jets win 5th consecutive NJCAA Region 17 Tournament

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  Baseball fans react to Allstar game move

A new era begins for Pelham football

South Georgia Tech Preps For Long Tournament Run

Jonathan Martin Earns NCAA D2 National Hitter of the Week Honors

Ashley Anders joining forces with the Colquitt County Packers

Shawn Sutton named next head football coach and athletic director for Pelham Hornets

High court sympathetic to college athletes in NCAA dispute

The NCAA says if the former college students who brought the case win, it could erase the distinction between professional and college sports.

UofL, Georgia schedule home-and-home football series

The University of Louisville and the University of Georgia on Wednesday announced they will play each other in two football games in the near future, according to multiple reports.

NFL owners approve 17-game regular season, 3 preseason games

The NFL is increasing the regular season to 17 games and reducing the preseason to three games.

13+ pound Tired Creek Lake bass caught

Timmy Manac, of Argyle, was fishing with his wife on March 13 at the Grady County lake when he landed a monster bass.

Gano’s Blasts Lift No. 7 Valdosta State to Series Sweep of No. 17 West Florida

GSW Puts on Hitting Frenzy In Win

Kamya Hollingshed overcomes adversity to return to court for SGTC Lady Jets

Jets lose to East Georgia in Swainsboro, 83 -72

Two more Pelham Hornets take their talents to the collegaite level

  Records Request Sees New Developments After Rush Propst’s Suspension

Jacurri Brown commits to the University of Miami

Brown, the number five dual-threat quarterback in the nation has committed to the University of Miami. Friday morning he made the announcement in front of family in friends.

Monroe and Westover gearing up for a new era this football season

The coaching vacancies have been filled and the new look for Westover and Monroe football is being installed.

  Remington Smith Seeks Continued Success in Shooting

In Ashburn, 16 year old Remington Smith is what many would call a shooting star and if you spot him at the range, you’ll see just why that is.

Westwood’s Taylor Wray taking her talents to the next level

Westwood’s Taylor Wray signed a letter of intent to take her talents to the next level. Wray is headed north to join the Georgia Southern University rifle team.

Thomasville football celebrates seniors next steps

Wednesday was an exciting day over at Thomasville High School as the Bulldogs celebrated their seniors as they announced their plans following graduation.

  Football is coming to Baker County High School

Those sacred Friday night lights will be on this fall for the Baker County Bears. For the first time in school history, Baker is bringing football to Newton.

  Terrell Academy excited for new season after a year without baseball

This week a year ago high school spring sports suddenly shut down as the Coronavirus Pandemic presented immediate threats to health and safety. Terrell Academy baseball watched their season come to a halt mid-game against Westwood.

Dondrial Pinkins named next head football coach at Mitchell County High School

Dondrial Pinkins is headed home. Tuesday evening the Mitchell County School Board voted unanimously and named Pinkins as their next head football coach.

Valdosta State men’s basketball fall in round one of the South Region Tournament

Valdosta State the host location for the South Regional Tournament, and the men played host to West Georgia. But in the fifth go around this season between the Blazers and Wolves, West Georgia proved to be too much for VSU.

  Recap: Calhoun County girls basketball defeats Clinch County for the state championship

The High School basketball season came to an end Saturday in Macon. Two Southwest Georgia teams looked to bring home the state championship trophy.

  Georgia Southwestern falls in first round of the NCAA DII South Regional Tournament

The men from Americus found a level of success in the 2021 season, that they hadn’t seen in years. Georgia Southwestern Men’s Basketball finished with a winning season, played for the Peach Belt Conference championship, and returned to the NCAA DII Men’s Basketball Tournament.

“We will forever be grateful,” Saints owner Gayle Benson, Coach Payton react to Brees’ announcement

"We found a player with a burning desire to win," Head Coach Sean Payton said

3 players in drug arrests suspended from Tennessee football

Three University of Tennessee football players are facing an indefinite suspension from the team after campus police logs show they were arrested on misdemeanor charges related to drug possession and paraphernalia in a dorm.

Clinch, Calhoun girls basketball sharpen claws for state championship match-up

Clinch and Calhoun Counties girl’s basketball teams are in Macon settling in ahead of their state title game set for Saturday. It’ll be a battle between the Panthers and Cougars for the Single-A Public trophy.

Sources: Rush Propst placed on administrative leave

Sources close to the matter have informed WALB Rush Propst has been placed on administrative leave.

Lady Jets drop five spots in national ranks

Three losses to nationally ranked teams within 12 days dropped the South Georgia Technical College Lady Jets from 5th in the nation to the number 10 spot in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division 1 Women’s basketball rankings.

South Georgia Tech Jets upset 21st ranked South Georgia State College again

South Georgia Technical College Jets interim head basketball coach Chris Ballauer and the 2021 Jets came away with two big wins over the 21st national ranked South Georgia State College Hawks this past week.

  Ga. PSC receives formal complaint against Valdosta High head coach Rush Propst

The Georgia Professional Standards Commission received a formal complaint from the Valdosta City School System regarding Wildcats Head Football Coach Rush Propst, Tuesday.

Monroe names new head football coach

The Monroe High School has a new head football coach to lead the team.

Hamm gets one for the Tift record books

This Tift Co. buck sets a new bowhunting record

  A secret audio recording of South Georgia Coach Rush Propst released

New Monday, a secret audio recording provided by a former Valdosta school official said it contains Wildcats Head Football Rush Propst requesting “funny money” for potential recruits and personal expenses.

Recap: GHSA Final Four Girl’s Basketball State Playoffs

The title game is as close as it’s been all year for high school basketball. Friday night GHSA final four action takes the court as Southwest Georgia teams continue their March to Macon for the championship.

Lee County boy’s basketball shooting for the state title game

The Trojans from Lee County are looking to claim their spot in the state championship game. The 17-10 Trojans have been on fire as of late, winning their last seven games.

  The Georgia Southwestern Men’s Basketball team is conference championship bound

The Georgia Southwestern Hurricanes have returned to Americus.This time with a date against Flagler in the Peach Belt Conference Championship game.

The Micro Wrestling Federation brings its tour to the Good Life City

In Albany, the Micro Wrestling team brought their tour to the Merry Acres Event Center Thursday night.

  Recap: GISA Final Four girl’s basketball state playoffs

Inside the Storm Dome at Georgia Southwestern State University, Final Four action for GISA girl’s basketball was underway, Thursday. Three Southwest Georgia teams hit the hardwood to take their shot at a spot in the title game.

  Recap: GHSA Elite Eight boy’s basketball state playoffs

Wednesday night the boys took center stage for the high school basketball quarterfinals. Several Southwest Georgia teams are still in contention, all looking to punch their ticket to the final four.

  Valdosta City School Board denies settlement to resolve lawsuit brought by former head football coach

Former Valdosta Wildcats head football coach Alan Rodemaker and his wife Leah said they’re “somewhat surprised, though not shocked” that the Valdosta City School Board denied the settlement to resolve all lawsuits brought against them.

Tiftarea Girl’s Head Basketball Coach dies after a long battle with cancer

Tiftarea Academy Girl’s Head Basketball Coach, Amy Strenth, passed away after a long battle with cancer at her home, Saturday.

Cairo Syrupmaids return to the quarterfinals

The Elite Eight has arrived and several Southwest Georgia teams are taking to the hardwood Tuesday night. A team that hasn’t seen this stage in almost 15 years, the Cairo Syrupmaids.

Atlanta Hawks head coach 'relieved of duties'

Atlanta Hawks President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Travis Schlenk announced Monday that Lloyd Pierce has been relieved of his head coaching duties.

  Dougherty celebrates first basketball signing of season

Rabren Pittman Jr. made the announcement on Friday that he will be attending Southern Crescent Technical College up in Griffin.

ASU Athletic Director ‘sad’ seniors can’t compete after SIAC cancellation

Tony Duckworth said he respects SIAC’s decision, but it’s unfortunate.

SIAC cancels conference, championship events for winter, spring sports

The sports impacted include men’s and women’s basketball, tennis, golf, track and field, baseball, and softball.

  Court documents outline new allegations against Rush Propst

In a 64 page deposition, numerous allegations have been brought against the Valdosta High School head football coach.

Patrick Mahomes, Brittany Matthews welcome new baby girl, Sterling Skye Mahomes

Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews welcomed their new baby into the world on Saturday. Sterling Skye Mahomes was born 6lbs 11oz.

  Lady Trojans from Lee County gearing up for their first region title appearance since 2010

The Lady Trojans from Lee County are gearing up for their first region championship since 2010. And for the first time in school history both the girls and boys teams are playing for the region title in the same season.

South Georgia Technical College Jets win 5th straight game

The South Georgia Technical College Jets took their fifth straight and fourth consecutive Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association (GCAA) victory over Andrew College, 81 – 72, in Cuthbert Tuesday

Albany State Men’s Basketball game against Savannah State postponed due to COVID-19

Albany State Men’s Basketball team is facing its first postponement since the season restart. They were supposed to host Savannah State University Wednesday night until COVID-19 concerns popped up for the Tigers.

Dougherty County School administrators addressing poor baseball field conditions

It doesn’t take a First Alert Weather Day for the field conditions to become unusable at Dougherty County Schools. But when inclement weather does roll in, practices become increasingly limited for Dougherty, Monroe, and Westover baseball teams.

Thomasville lady dogs win first-ever dance state title

2021 marked the first season the GHSA recognized competitive dance as a sport. The lady Thomasville Bulldogs danced their way to the state championship stage.

Atlanta Motor Speedway welcoming fans for the 2021 NASCAR season

Atlanta Motor Speedway is preparing to have fans return to their track in the 2021 season.

South Georgia Tech Lady Jets remain 4th in NJCAA Division I national poll

The South Georgia Technical College Lady Jets remained in 4th place in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I women’s basketball national standings released February 8th, 2021.

  Turner Co. students will choose new mascot

Many Turner County alumni and citizens believe it's time to leave 'Rebels' behind

  Georgia Southwestern basketball wins doubleheader against Young Harris College

The Georgia Southwestern Hurricanes are back home Wednesday night, inside the storm dome and ready to take to the hardwood for some conference play.

Albany State Golden Rams ready to take the diamond for the 2021 season

Nearly a year later, and opening day for the 2021 college baseball season is just days away. The Albany State Golden Rams are eager to return to the diamond and reclaim the conference for the first time since 2018.

  Deshon Brock leaving after four seasons as Mitchell County’s Head Football Coach

After four seasons as Mitchell County’s Head Football Coach, Deshon Brock is turning in his clipboard. Returning home to lead the Bradwell Institute Tigers as their new head football coach.

South Georgia Tech Jets get upset win and Lady Jets secure 9th straight win

Four South Georgia Technical College Jets scored in double-digits on the road to lead their team to a 74 – 60 upset victory over the 17th nationally-ranked Central Georgia Technical College Titans, who are also the three-time defending Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association conference champions.

Westover Head Football Coach, Olten Downs, leaves for new job

Westover’s head football coach will not be under the main headset in the 2021 season. Tuesday he informed his team he has taken a new head coaching job.

The Georgia roots of Super Bowl LV

Something cool about the Super Bowl – the turf it was played on is quite literally rooted here in Georgia.

Braves bring back Ozuna on $65 million, 4-year deal

Led the NL in HR's and RBI last season

South Georgia Tech remains undefeated after defeating Andrew College 90 – 52

South Georgia Technical College sophomore point guard Veronica Charles came off the bench to score 19 points in the first half. Which was more than the entire Andrew College Fighting Tigers scored in the same time frame.

Valdosta State University ‘fills primary needs’ in 2021 recruiting class

The Valdosta State Blazers reeled in a stout 2021 recruiting class. The 2018 national champion didn’t have to look far, 16 kids coming from Georgia and 10 others from Florida.

Albany State University signs a heavy 2021 South Georgia class

After the National Signing Day, a lot of South Georgia talent is staying right here in South Georgia for the 2021 football season. The Albany State Golden Rams adding 12 recruits from the state of Georgia to their 2021 rosters.

National Signing Day: signees across Southwest Georgia

It’s Wednesday, February 3rd and that means only one thing. It’s National Signing Day. Dozens and dozens of Southwest Georgia high school football players put pen to paper Wednesday, all eager to continue their football careers.

South Georgia Technical College Jets drop tough loss to NJCAA’s 2nd ranked Tallahassee

The South Georgia Technical College Jets traveled to Tallahassee Community College and came up short in an 81–60 loss to the National Junior College Athletic Association’s (NJCAA) second place Division I team Monday night. The Jets dropped to 1–4 overall while the Eagles moved to 5–0 on the season.

South Georgia Tech Lady Jets move up to 4th in NJCAA Division I national poll

The South Georgia Technical College Lady Jets continue dominance on the hardwood.

Patrick Mahomes’ rookie card becomes most expensive football card ever sold

A 2017 Panini National Treasures #161 Patrick Mahomes Signed Patch Rookie Card, of which only five exist, was purchased for $861,000.