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Top pick in WNBA Draft not a foregone conclusion

...Nneka Ogwumike, who also starred at Stanford, was taken No. 1 overall by Los Angeles on 2012 and went on to win rookie of the year honors.Chiney Ogwumike, a 6-foot-4 forward, was a two-time AP All-American and averaged 26.1 points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-13/top-pick-wnba-draft-
Harris English racks up memorable moments early

Harris English, playing his first Masters, got a hole-in-one during practice Monday and played the Par-3 Contest with 1979 champion Fuzzy Zoeller.

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/harris-english-racks-memorable-moments-ear
Philadelphia 76ers avoid record for consecutive losses

...perhaps just unqualified to win NBA games.There is young talent on the roster, with Carter-Williams the possible Rookie of the Year and Nerlens Noel, still out recovering from a torn ACL, also a lottery pick in last year's draft. Brown doesn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-29/philadelphia-76ers-avoid-reco
Trout, Angels agree to long-term extension

Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels agreed Friday night to a $144.5 million, six-year contract, keeping one of baseball's brightest young stars under club control through 2020.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-29/trout-angels-agree-long-
Columbus earns first win in Philadelphia

...Mason had it all figured out in Columbus when he went 33-20-7 with 10 shutouts and won the Calder Trophy as rookie of the year in 2008-09, the only season the Blue Jackets have made the playoffs.But Mason and Columbus could never recapture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-03/columbus-earns-first-win-philadel
Michaux: Former Washington County star making impact at North Carolina

After a year out of competition, former Washington County girls basketball star Allisha Gray is fired up to play for another championship.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-03-20/michaux-former-washin
Orioles All-Star Manny Machado doubtful for opening day

...Myers left the game against Pittsburgh in the third inning with a bruised right quadriceps.Myers, last year's AL Rookie of the Year, fouled a ball off his leg."As soon as it happened, the initial pain kind of scared me," Myers said. "I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-15/orioles-all-star-manny-m
Solid pitching by Tigers, Orioles silence Braves

...groundout."It felt good. Just one bad inning," said Teheran, who has a 1.42 ERA.Teheran, third in NL Rookie of the Year voting last season, is expected to learn today that he will start the opener."I feel strong and I'm getting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-21/solid-pitching-tigers-or
Duke fends off Clemson in ACC Tournament

...left to lift No. 7 Duke past Clemson 63-62 on Friday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinals.ACC Rookie of the Year Jabari Parker scored 18 points and Hood had 17 for the third-seeded Blue Devils (25-7).They blew a 13-point...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-03-14/duke-fends-clemson
Klay Thompson, Golden State hand Indiana rare home loss

Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS - Klay Thompson made a 12-foot turnaround jumper with 0.6 seconds left, and the Golden State Warriors held off Indiana 98-96 Tuesday night to hand the Pacers only their fourth home loss this season.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-04/klay-thompson-golden-state-ha