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English players hope Women's World Cup feat inspire's a nation

...their careers.A sport once overlooked and underfunded in its football-mad nation has seized the spotlight this month, breaking...I think hopefully we've got a lot of young girls playing football at an early age, and in the next few years we have a stronger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-28/english-players-hope
FIFA election monitor urges Sepp Blatter to commit to leaving office

...said in a statement at the end of a week in which Blatter's toying with the word "resign" suggested the president of world football's governing body planned to hang on despite a growing corruption crisis."I call on all concerned ? including Mr. Blatter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-28/fifa-election-monitor-urges-sepp-
Ray Guy | The Augusta Chronicle

...of Ray Guy breaking the glass ceiling for punters in the Pro Football Hall of Fame was a case of perception vs. reality - and proving...punt. He is the first pure punter to be elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and he joins placekicker Jan Stenerud as the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/ray-guy
Silver Bluff High School | The Augusta Chronicle

... Silver Bluff High School Batesburg-Leesville defeated Silver Bluff on Friday, denying the Bulldogs their sixth state football championship. Silver Bluff will get its shot at redemption Friday night when the Bulldogs play host to Bishop England in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/aiken-county-board-e
Keep Southern heritage

...something to be hated. Our history books, although hand-me-downs, taught us about Gen. Robert E. Lee. Many of our football teams carried the mascot of "Rebel." And every July 4, we sang Dixie proudly.I am a son of the South, like it or not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-28/keep-southern-heritage
Michaux: There's a reason why the U.S. women's soccer team is so strong every year

...take them away from the crammed youth soccer fields and into football, basketball, baseball or other sports that might lead a...War I. But the sport's governing body banned women from football grounds in 1921 saying the sport was "quite unsuitable for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2015-06-27/michaux-theres-reas
Clemson kicker Ammon Lakip suspended after arrest

...Clemson kicker Ammon Lakip was suspended indefinitely from the football team after his arrest earlier this month, the university announced...kicker in 2012 and 2013. Holtz house fire: Former college football coach Lou Holtz and his wife Beth made it safely out of their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-06-24/clemson-kicker-ammon-laki
Fellowship of Christian Athletes 7 on 7 football camp inspires athletes physically and spiritually

...Fellowship of Christian Athletes 7 on 7 football camp.FCA Area Director Greg Wilson...abuse and depression."Even if you play football, you play for Jesus," he told them...ministry are the coaches."I've coached football for 25 years. My dad was a coach. I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-06-19/fellowship-c
Michaux: Can Serena, Spieth complete Grand Slams?

...NBA and NHL champions have been feted. So has a Triple Crown horse. The collegiate athletic season is officially over. The football season openers are two months away. Baseball is approaching the middle of its 162-game slog.Unless you're really into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2015-06-25/michaux-can-serena-
Jameis Winston ready to embrace the spotlight

...and Winston wants to shine in it."It's about my actions," the Tampa Buccaneers rookie said while attending a youth football clinic. "I got to be a quarterback. When I'm off the field, I got to be a quarterback. When I'm on the field, I've...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-06-26/jameis-winston-ready-embrace-