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Victor Vakoc

...WI, was the son of the late Victor L. and Stella Vakoc. He attended Columbus Catholic High Schools where he excelled in athletics. Mr. Vakoc was a proud member of the U.S. Army for 23 years and was extremely proud to have served his country and the...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173276056
Florida State edges Boston College behind Jameis Winston

...Police killed the gunman after he refused to put down his gun."I really don't know if we really appreciate how much athletics holds a community, universities, cities together because they rally behind them so much," Fisher said. "Hopefully...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-22/florida-state-edges-bosto
Giancarlo Stanton "all-in" after signing lucrative deal with Marlins

...team, the Red Sox. He'll be 31 in January and had one of his best seasons in 2014, going 16-11 with a 2.46 ERA. ATHLETICS: Billy Butler came so close to winning it all with Kansas City that it stings to be leaving his only professional team after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-19/giancarlo-stanton-all-af
Carl Sanders

...2014. He served from 1963 until 1967 as Georgia's 74th Governor. Born in Augusta on May 15, 1925, Sanders excelled in athletics at the Academy of Richmond County, where he later was named to the school's Hall of Fame. After graduation, he attended...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173201993
Carl Sanders

...2014. He served from 1963 until 1967 as Georgia's 74th Governor. Born in Augusta on May 15, 1925, Sanders excelled in athletics at the Academy of Richmond County, where he later was named to the school's Hall of Fame. After graduation, he attended...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173214788
Miami's McGehee, Seattle's Young are baseball's comeback players of the year

...Introduced new general manager Farhan Zaidi at Dodger Stadium on Friday.Zaidi spent 10 seasons as assistant GM of the Oakland Athletics.The 37-year-old, who holds bachelor's and doctorate degrees in economics, said he will have greater hands-on management...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-07/miamis-mcgehee-seattles-
Marvin Vanover, Ron Spry to be honored

...but for life after college."Spry and Vanover, a pair of Kentucky natives, have left their respective marks on Augusta athletics. Spry, a six-time Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Coach of the Year, had a 514-403 career record and led...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2014-11-06/marvin-vanover-ron-sp
North Augusta's 1989 title was one to remember

...which would stand.Before the state championship game, Utsey, now the Greenville County school district's director of athletics, said the coaches met Sunday and came up with a game plan: shift the line down. Under cold rain, North Augusta scored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-11-13/north-august
Miami Marlins open contract talks with All-Star Giancarlo Stanton

...got right-hander Nick Tropeano and minor league catcher Carlos Perez in the deal. DODGERS: Have agreed to hire Oakland Athletics assistant GM Farhan Zaidi as the club's new general manager, a person with knowledge of the negotiations said. OBITUARY...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-05/miami-marlins-open-contr
Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory confident in 'new pieces'

...stepped up his leadership role on the floor and in the locker room now that he's a veteran. "Marcus is really what college athletics is all about," Gregory said. "He is a preseason Academic All-America candidate, the scholar-athlete of the year candidate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/georgia-tech/2014-11-12/georgia-tech-coach-b