...71-66?137.Frank Esposito is next at 71-68?139. CollegesWestside's Ware to stay a PatriotWestside girls basketball player Marian Ware signed with Peach Belt Conference school Francis Marion in Florence, S.C.Both school's nicknames...

Three Augusta athletes sign scholarships

Westside girls basketball player Marian Ware has signed with Peach Belt Conference school Francis Marion.As a junior, Ware averaged 13.1 points and 13.2 rebounds...

GRU Jaguars looking to build off last season

...Metress said. "(Fields) brings us some really good athleticism around the basket. Keith's just a good basketball player, offensively and defensively. He just brings a lot to the table."Georgia Regents showed it has plenty of firepower...

Butler star Don Coleman to play for former Augustan Michael Curry in college

...leaving Augusta after high school, but a piece of the city will be with him when he gets to college.The Butler boys basketball player signed with Florida Atlantic on Thursday, meaning he'll play for coach Michael Curry, the former Glenn Hills...

Signing day bittersweet for three Greenbrier girls basketball players

While it was a happy day, Green brier girls basketball players Jennifer McMahan, Mallory Myers and Morgan Taylor also thought it was bittersweet when they ended an era on Friday.The trio...

Rants & Raves

...for Syrians is going to ISIS fighters! RAVES TO THE IRONMAN competition. True athletes. Sorry, football and basketball players. You couldn't handle it. RANT TO KROGER on Wrightsboro Road. One-third of your shopping carts are hanging...


...than the $5,000 a year the judge in the case ruled that football players in FBS schools and Division I men's basketball players could receive as compensation for the rights to their names, images and likenesses.In a filing late Tuesday...

Tournament raises money for Recardell Sheppard's family

The New Augusta Foundation played host to the He Had Game Tournament this weekend to raise money for the family of Recardell "CJ" Sheppard, a Josey basketball player who died suddenly last week.

Laney routs Josey behind another strong defensive showing

...was able to stop the Wildcats at the line several times before fatigue set in late.Following the death of Josey basketball player Recardell Sheppard earlier in the week, Lackey said the Eagles played inspired. The two teams held a moment of...

Augusta playground dedicated in honor of WWII veteran

...manager, said the play area was dedicated during a ceremony that featured Augusta native and former professional basketball player Garrett Siler, whose mother is a nurse at the downtown VA.She said the inaugural game on the fenced-in court...