Ironman 70.3 | The Augusta Chronicle

...39. Nina Kraft of Cermont, Fla., won the women's division with a time of 4:30:22. She was the lone professional athlete in the entire field. See the pictures and read the message of support posted on Twitter and Instagram about the competition...

South Aiken High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...the 2013 Best & Brightest Awards. South Aiken's Andrew Faulkner will likely be the top draft pick among Augusta-area athletes today when Major League Baseball conducts rounds 2 through 30 of the draft. Don't Miss

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