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Georgia Tech has fallen on hard times after a fast start

...struggling," Clemson safety Jayron Kearse said. "I mean, Georgia Tech's a good football team. They have some good athletes. Coach Paul Johnson's a great coach."If there's a reason for hope, the Yellow Jackets can look back to last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-10-06/georgia-tech-has-fallen-h
Burke County finds late magic yet again to win

...sideline, Knight turned to DJ Boyd. He finished the game 11 of 30 for 116 yards and one interception."He's a good athlete with a great arm," Knight said of Boyd. "A little rusty. We'll get him a few more reps this week, I guess...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-09-19/burke-county
Georgia freshman Nick Moore making transition after stint in minor league baseball

...to develop at the position because he's "unbelievably smart and obviously mature. He's instinctive and a really good athlete."Said UAB transfer linebacker Jake Ganus: "He's a pro. He knows what it takes to be a pro. ... The way he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-15/georgia-freshman-nick-moo
Trip, transfers could provide spark for Georgia Tech basketball

...foundation of a space-filling front line. White (6-8, 220) provides more size and, according to Gregory, is "our best athlete by far."Georges-Hunt might retain top-scorer bragging rights this season, but he'll have more help from Smith...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-09/trip-transfers-could-prov
Efficient Lambert silences his critics

...I hope our defense shows up."He wasn't done."For me, being a competitor, I see myself as one of the better athletes, and I'm not being cocky," he added. "But any time I'm singled up and it's man on man, let me do what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2015-09-20/efficient-lambert-s
Michaux: There's a reason why the U.S. women's soccer team is so strong every year

...ever has. It is the most prominent sport for Europe, South America and Africa ? continents which cultivate the best athletes into international futbol stars.The U.S. ranks No. 1 in the world for youth soccer participation. As the kids...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2015-06-27/michaux-theres-reas
Jace Peterson plays above grades in first season with Braves

...The first on the hit tool list, athleticism and looseness, is Peterson's weakest trait at the plate. He's a good athlete, a former football player, but he lacks the loose hands typically found on a great hitter. He also doesn't have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-26/jace-peterson-plays-abov
North Augusta's Rashad Byrd named South Carolina baseball player of the year

...work he puts in day in and day out also has a lot to do with it. He's physically talented, gifted, one of the best athletes you'll ever be around on a baseball field."Byrd's athleticism showed throughout the season, perhaps none more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-06-12/north-augustas-rashad
Marlins cut ties with Jarrod Saltalamacchia

...they won four consecutive games Realmuto started."J.T. is composed; that's the biggest thing," closer Steve Cishek said. "As a catcher, there's a lot thrown at him, and he has handled it well. He's a good athlete too."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-27/marlins-cut-ties-jarrod-
Braves make two key additions during international signing period

...team's Dominican academy to begin their professional careers.Cruz, 16, is a switch-hitter ranked fifth and named best athlete in the international class this year by Baseball America. He trained in the Dominican Republic with Javier Rodriguez...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-04/braves-make-two-key-addi