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Jimmie Johnson ready to return to top

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Jimmie Johnson understands the pressure the best athletes face because he's in that category.If a season ends without a championship for Johnson, it seems like a disappointment. Such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-19/jimmie-johnson-ready-retur
Overtime

...known and watched Joey play since he was a youngster," USC Aiken coach Kenny Thomas said. "He has grown to be a good athlete with great potential."The other signees are Ty Alvey, Tyler Ammerman, Jon Banks, Andre Brown, Chris Girken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-04/overtime
Jackets' coach impressed by 'Noles in others are not

...and age."They've got a bunch of guys that are good athletes, they are very well-coached and they know how to...yards and two touchdowns and Georgia Tech has much better athletes running the system.The Yellow Jackets have the No...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/georgia-tech/2014-11-30/jackets-coach-impres
North Augusta's 1989 title was one to remember

...rallying. The problems started when star receiver Tywaun Tillman broke his leg in a scrimmage. Utsey called Tillman the best athlete on the team and one of the best students in school ? "the best everything."Utsey attributed the slow start, at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-11-13/north-august
Even after his biggest win with Buckeyes, Meyer stresses now is the time to iron out problems

...move on to Minnesota.""You can't sleep on nobody in this league," safety Vonn Bell said. "Everybody's got good athletes. It's on to the next (game)."Ohio State will be without one of its most versatile players. Dontre Wilson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-10/even-after-his-biggest-wi
Michaux: Douglas can fly too

...meets the eye."Brendan's a good athlete," Richt said. "If you just...strong, you'll see he's a very good athlete who knows what he's doing. He's tough and he's probably a better athlete than people want to give him credit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-16/michaux-douglas-can-fly-t
Kenyans have big day at Chicago Marathon

...gamesmanship. So that was exciting. Toward the end there, Eliud ran a great race and finished really strong. You bring the best athletes together, they complement each other and (you have) great competition."The men's pack stayed together for about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-12/kenyans-have-big-day
Greenbrier's Sasser, Sandlin sign with Division I programs

...left-handed hitter with lots of power," Georgia coach Scott Stricklin said on the Bulldogs' Web site. "He is a good athlete who moves well around the bag and projects as a middle of the order hitter."Sandlin, who went 13-0 and was the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-11-14/greenbriers-sasser-sa
Local Class AA teams had success Friday night

...Up next is a road trip to South Florence, the No. 2 seed in the Class AAAA Division II playoffs."They've got good athletes, and they've had a heck of a run the last couple of years," Thomas said. "We're going to have our hands full...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-11-15/local-class-
Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. creates buzz with one-handed catch

...it's partially to warm up the hands a little bit, partially for fun," Watt said. "The more you can do, the better athlete you can (be), the better you're going to be on the field. It's all part of it."San Francisco's Stevie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-11-24/giants-receiver-odell-beckham