...deadline reporting category for their story about Renaldo Rivera being linked to the slayings of several area women. Rick Dorsey's profile of two-time Masters winner Jose Maria Olazabal won second place for feature writing. For his ongoing...
...game story on the Braves being eliminated from the National League playoffs last fall. Former Chronicle staff writer Rick Dorsey won first place in daily features in the Golf Writers Association of America's annual contest for his profile of 1999...
...Individual and group banquet tickets will be available to the public around Nov. 1, Stout said. Those wanting to make early reservations may contact the Sports Council's office at 722-8326. Reach Rick Dorsey at (706) 823-3219.
...Roberts will find some answers with the balanced scoring from wing players Areon Atkinson, Dain Brown, Chris Robinson and Michael Tyler. They may be the only surest thing in a season of unknowns. Reach Rick Dorsey at (706) 823-3219.
We're sort of midway through the football season, and here's what I know: There's too many evenly matched teams, making this chore of choosing sides all the more taxing. South Carolina, Northwestern, Iowa State and Oregon State are all forces in their respective conferences. Purple power: The Wildcats (Kansas State and Northwestern) and Horned Frogs (TCU) are showing you that real men wear purple.
Sophomore 5-foot-11 195 pounds Glenn Hills Spartans Glenn Hills 26, Josey 22 Glenn Hills 12 0 6 8 -- 26 Josey 6 8 8 0 -- 22 Game Stats 118 yards on 26 carries 6 snaps as substitute quarterback in Spartans' game-clinching drive Season stats 701 yards on 111 carries 2 touchdowns
...I'm elated for them." As Watkins corralled his jubilant team at midfield, he said "You can do this every Friday night if you just believe." There's no reason not to after Friday night. Reach Rick Dorsey at (706) 823-3219.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- The more moves Bruce Thornton shows taking handoffs, the more confidence Georgia coach Jim Donnan gains in his redshirt freshman. Thornton rushed 14 times for 54 yards Saturday in the Bulldogs' 38-7 win over Arkansas. And as Donnan searches for consistency in his running back rotation, he may have found the ideal mix between Thornton's shiftiness and Jasper Sanks' size. Sanks missed the New Mexico State game because of an ankle injury, and he returned Saturday to carry 12 times for a game-high 56 yards and two scores.
...dysfunctional one game come out in unchartered territory and so thoroughly clamp down on another? Which team should Georgia fans expect versus Tennessee? Right now, it's the Bulldogs' greatest mystery. Reach:Rick Dorsey at (706) 823-3219.
Let's face it, I stink. I'm handing out more free T-shirts than the Goodwill store. I'm killing more cotton plants than Dockers. Badda bing! A week after being dumped by 417 players, a rather robust 80 percent of the participants, I thought I'd made a speedy recovery, faster than Phil Petty's ankle will heal. But no.