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Area Announcements

...Regional Showcase for the Augusta area will be held June 1 at Westside. The regional showcases attract more than 100 college coaches and pro scouts each year around Georgia. Each player who attends will receive a written report from a participating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-22/area-announcements
Southern franchises find success in hockey

...far away as Canada, Latvia and Hungary will gather in Tennessee for four days to showcase their hockey talent for college coaches and junior league teams.Yes, Tennessee ? one of the many places in the South where the sport is alive and doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-15/southern-franchises-find-s
Dean Smith's 'perfect sidekick' Bill Guthridge dies at 77

...run through that wall to make me better, I'd hit that wall," former North Carolina player and well-traveled college coach Buzz Peterson said. "Because I knew coach Guthridge had the best interest for you and wanted to see you succeed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-05-13/dean-smiths-perfect-sidek
Businesses pursue celebrity clients

...co-owner of The Beacon Group, networked his way into advising athletes, attending baseball tournaments and befriending college coaches and sports agents.RIGHT TIME, RIGHT INDUSTRY5001 Flowers launched in the early 1990s, when the hip-hop music...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/going-after-list-businesse
Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota go 1-2 in NFL Draft

...question was whether Florida State's Winston had too much off-field baggage for the Bucs. Obviously not.His college coach, Jimbo Fisher, has no doubts either."There are always bumps in the road," Fisher said. "But as far as on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-30/jamies-winston-marcus-mariot
John Calipari, Dikembe Mutombo part of 2015 Hall of Fame class

...in 1986 and is now going in as a coach, thanks to the veterans committee.Longtime referee Dick Bavetta and former college coach and television commentator George Raveling also were elected along with Australian coach and player Lindsay Gaze. And...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-06/john-calipari-dikembe-mut
Manuel siblings thriving on court, in pool

...relay, at this summer's worlds in Kazan, Russia.She will be a leading contender to make the Rio Olympics.Her college coach, Greg Meehan, thinks the long-term potential is even more exciting. He believes Simone will be even faster by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-06/manuel-siblings-thriving-
State to boost local sports events

...divvy up whatever money the legislature gives it each year, and the members are to include professional athletes, college coaches and athletic directors.Rep. Buzz Brockway, R-Lawrenceville, asked if the state fund would be replenished from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-04/state-boost-local-sports
Laney's Buck Harris led balanced team to long run

High school basketball players want to impress. They want to score in bunches for highlight tapes or visiting college coaches.Try telling a star player his minutes will shrink just a bit. Now try telling this to five, maybe six players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-04-11/laneys-buck-harris-le
Olympic swimmer Missy Franklin turns pro after winning college title

...her training leading up to the Rio Games.Once she returns to the Berkeley campus in a week, she'll sit down with college coach Teri McKeever and make a plan. Among her options are training with her former college teammates under McKeever or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-23/olympic-swimmer-missy-fra