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Stories about Ray Guy's exploits at Thomson live on

...region track meet. He not only won the triple jump that day, but he added the discus title. The 6-foot-3, 195-pound Guy would later finish fourth in the discus in the state track meet. But those weren't his only feats that spring. In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-23/stories-about-ray-guys-exploi
Teen excelling in decathlon

...known for helping throwers. There will be an adjustment from high school to Olympic standards, such as heavier shots and discuses. Academy coach Adam Kedge believes it won't be a problem once Beach gets into Duke's weightlifting program. Meanwhile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/04/oth_526485.shtml
Other sports
Thursday's high school sports results

...Milledge, 40-4¼. 4. Matthew Price, Pinewood, 39-7. Discus: 1. Caleb Overstreet, Bethesda...Pinewood, 28-10. 4. Haley Thompson, Pinewood 26-10. Discus: 1. Page Spence, Bulloch, 93-4. 2. Madison Boatwright...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-04-17/thursdays-high-school
Texas twins graduate despite mom's murder

...was a three-year starter in basketball, often turning any leftover anger loose on the court. She threw the shot put and discus in track. Brian was a two-way starter on the Falcon football team as outside linebacker and receiver, making up in heart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-25/texas-twins-graduate-despite
Greenbrier boys, girls sweep county track meet

...the 100 or 200, but did win the 400 (50.06).Other multiple winners included Lakeside junior Joey Shaffer who won the discus (118-04) and the shot put (37-04.50) while Grovetown sophomore Rudy Valentine won the triple jump (43-00.50...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/grovetown-warriors/2014-04-01/greenbrier-boys-girls
Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell gets 18-month doping ban from disciplinary panel

...delivered nearly identical defenses.The Jamaican disciplinary panel on Tuesday also issued a two-year ban for Olympic discus thrower Allison Randall, who is suspended until June 2015.Earlier this year, sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown was cleared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-10/jamaican-sprinter-as
Athlete Spotlight: Justin Brown

...wasn't his personal best, Justin Brown's discus throw of 151 feet, 3 inches was enough...One of my coaches said I'd be good at discus, so I started as a freshman," said...His all-time best effort with the discus was a throw of 156 feet, 11 inches at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/29/aik_126351.shtml
Midland Valley High School
Prep player of the week

...Region 3-AAAA track meet, capturing the discus, shot put and pole vault. It was the...distances were 116 feet, 111 inches (discus), 34-5 (shot put) and 7-2 (pole...Stephens said.Q&A Favorite event: Discus. I think I have natural talent for it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-04-30/prep-player-week
Sports | Westside High School
Johnson wows crowd at meet

...they whispered. With each release of the discus, a collective gasp clamored down the...performance. The 3-pound, 4-ounce discus was marked at 169 feet, 7 inches. Josh...Greenbrier's Ryan Bowers took eighth place in the discus with a throw of 140 feet, 1 inch. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/08/oth_260972.shtml
Other sports | Greenbrier High School
Hard work, attitude helped Rebel return

...personal-best throw of 162'6" on the discus throw bettered the rest of the Class...He took the region title in both the discus and shot put this year; he had finished third in the state in the discus as a sophomore.However, as a junior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2011-06-06/hard-work-attitude-he