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Virginia beats UCLA on penalty kicks to win NCAA men's soccer title

...in the fifth round.The Cavaliers (14-6-3) won their seventh national title and their first since 2009. They beat Akron that year, also by winning on penalty kicks after a scoreless match."Being the best at what you do, the absolute best at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-14/virginia-beats-ucla-penal
Why areas with good jobs have hard-to-afford homes

...inexpensive housing across the Midwest's industrial corridor - Akron, Ohio, say, or Fort Wayne, Indiana - lack the same breadth...have the money to buy nearly 80 percent of homes available in Akron, Ohio, and Rochester, New York, according to Trulia. Several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-09/why-areas-good-jobs-have-h
Indians acquire ex-GreenJacket Brandon Moss from Athletics

...was a labrum repair and cartilage cleanup, which should make his rehab somewhat easier.Wendle batted .253 at Double-A Akron last season. GIANTS: After carrying San Francisco to a third title in five years, left-handed pitcher Madison Bumgarner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-08/indians-acquire-ex-green
Bulldogs run past Owls

...Penn and Justin Massey scored 11 apiece. AKRON 68, SOUTH CAROLINA 63In Charleston, S...Robotham had 16 points and Deji Ibitayo 15 as Akron outlasted South Carolina to take third...the Zips closed the game on 10-5 run.Akron had lost to South Carolina twice last year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-23/bulldogs-run-past-owls
Florida needs overtime to beat Louisiana-Monroe

...Utah (2-1) beat UC Riverside (1-2) MIAMI 79, AKRON 51In Charleston, S.C., Angel Rodriguez had 15 points, nine assists and eight rebounds to lead Miami (4-0) over Akron (2-1) at the Charleston Classic. WEST VIRGINIA 70...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-21/florida-needs-overtime-be
Music by Turner: Wrap up year with musical gifts

...Appalachian Christmas album from 2011. Dec. 11 ? The Black Keys ? Philips Arena, AtlantaA piano has 36 black keys, while these Akron, Ohio, musicians just have 2. However, they're a foursome on stage, and this concert will feature classics from El Camino...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-25/music-turner-wrap-yea
Wanda Holloway

...Holloway, daughter of the late William H. and Ida Keller McKinney, was born and raised in Akron, Ohio. She married Leslie Holloway in 1948 and resided in Akron a few years before moving to the Double Branches community of Lincoln County. Afterwards...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173297771
Michigan survives scare from lowly Akron

...with 2:49 left and No. 11 Michigan made a desperately needed stop on the final play to hold on for a 28-24 victory over Akron on Saturday.Michigan (3-0) avoided getting upset at home - as it did against Appalachian State and Toledo ? by a Mid-American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-09-14/michigan-survives-scare-l
Tiger Woods, others facing key stretch

AKRON, Ohio - The landmark at Firestone Country Club is among the most popular in America, a massive water tower in the shape of a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-29/tiger-woods-others-facing-ke
Sergio Garcia fires 61, takes Bridgestone lead

AKRON, Ohio - Sergio Garcia doesn't know anything about being in a zone. He had no trouble identifying the best round of his career...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-01/sergio-garcia-fires-61-takes