GreenJackets preview briefs: Position players

...power play up. He was a second-rounder last June out of a North Carolina high school, and his father is a college baseball coach, so that's a plus for the 19-year-old. Brandon Bednar - Bednar was a seventh-rounder out of Florida Gulf...

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Melvin Marshall, father of Paine College's head baseball coach Kerby Marshall, sits in the stands before a game between Paine and Georgia Regents University.

Westside aiming for another run at region title with key players returning

...high school season."Right now, your expectations are high," said Barnes, who is Georgia's winningest prep baseball coach. "I think that's how it is for everyone at the beginning of the season. You have that hope that nobody has lost...


...today at Lake Olmstead Stadium. It will be "Coach Terry Childers Day" in honor of the Jaguars' first fulltime baseball coach, who died this past November. College SoftballGeorgia Regents falls on the roadIn Wingate, N.C., Georgia Regents...

Rodeo clown Robbie Hodges has the personality to fit the bill

...for the third consecutive year."The fans love him. He's an absolute nut," said event organizer and USC Aiken baseball coach Kenny Thomas. "The thing about Robbie is he's the same out of the arena as he is in the arena."The 46-year-old...

South Carolina's Steve Spurrier gets contract extension, raise to $4 million annually

...assistants he finished one season with all returned for the next one.Tanner, the two-time national championship baseball coach turned head administrator, said it was his thought to add the clause about Spurrier remaining with the school after...

Chris Johnson fills Chipper Jones' shoes on third base

...grin.He first met Jones while in college at Stetson University where his father, Larry Jones, was an assistant baseball coach. Johnson has been thrilled he's been able to deepen his relationship with the eight-time All-Star."He's...

USC Aiken hall of fame induction ceremony to celebrate golf dynasty, other former stars

...form USC Aiken's golf dynasty, will receive the school's highest honor. Brown and Burkhart, along with former baseball coach Gary Gilmore, basketball/volleyball star Dawn (Weeks) Lybrand and volleyball standout Mandy (Gerolstein) Wilkinson...


...their jerseys in honor of Childers, who died this past November.Childers was the school's first full-time head baseball coach when he was hired in 1979.Also, a moment of silence will be held prior to the game, and member of the Childers...

Paine baseball starts fresh with freshmen-filled roster

Paine baseball coach Kerby Marshall has stayed up nights playing with lineup possibilities, but regardless of the order, it will be a young group...