• Updated

LOCUST GROVE – The time to dust off the running shoes for local cross country runners in Henry County has officially come to pass and the first meet of the season resulted in a Union Grove High sweep of the Into the Trail meet held at Locust Grove High School.

Rallying from an early four-hole deficit and a two-hole difference after the first 18 holes, Georgia Tech senior Andy Ogletree won the 119th U.S. Amateur Championship Sunday with a 2 and 1 victory over Vanderbilt senior John Augenstein at the Pinehurst Resort.

  • Updated

New York Mets slugger Pete Alonso became the first National League rookie to hit 40 homers in a season when he went deep during Sunday's 11-5 victory over the host Kansas City Royals.

  • Updated

The Atlanta Braves got back-to-back home runs from Josh Donaldson and Adam Duvall in the sixth inning and hung on to beat the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3 on Saturday.

Max Muncy and Justin Turner hit back-to-back home runs in the seventh inning to produce a four-run rally and send the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers on their way to an 8-3 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday.

Tiger Woods was unable to keep a mid-round charge going Friday and will have to rally over the weekend at the BMW Championship in order to qualify for next week's Tour Championship.

The 10-seat plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family that caught fire on Thursday "experienced (a) hard landing, bounced, (and) departed runway," the Federal Aviation Administration said Friday in its preliminary incident report.

  • Updated

Mikhail Prokhorov agreed to sell his remaining stake in the Brooklyn Nets and full ownership of Barclays Center to Joe Tsai for an American sports record $2.35 billion.

  • Updated

Former Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson and ex-NFL lineman Rob Sims are teaming their marijuana company with Harvard University to research the benefits of medical marijuana to treat chronic traumatic encephalopathy, more commonly known as CTE, and pain management.

New York first baseman Pete Alonso matched the National League rookie record with his 39th home run, and pitcher Marcus Stroman earned his first victory since joining the team as the visiting Mets outslugged the Atlanta Braves 10-8 on Thursday.

  • Updated

Justin Thomas began the day in a fog and ended his first round Thursday with a record-tying 65 and a share of the lead in the BMW Championship in Medinah, Ill.

Newspaper Ads

Newspaper Ads