Greenbrier's Kirsten McMonigle named softball player of the year

...shortstop is no longer a secret in state softball circles.Kirsten McMonigle set a program...way to being The Augusta Chronicle's Softball Player of the Year.McMonigle hit...said she came to Green brier to play softball for Black and leave a legacy. With one...

Fox Creek's Russ Schneider named South Carolina Football Coach of the Year after leading team to region title

...AUGUSTA - When Russ Schneider first took over the Fox Creek football program 10 years ago, the Predators practiced on a church softball field and struggled keeping up with team equipment.A decade later, Fox Creek celebrated the first region title in program...

Ex-Georgia linebacker Darius Dewberry' revs up his career

...the fields of play."We prepped the stadium, painted the field, cut the grass, trimmed hedges," Dewberry said. "In softball we drew lines and filled in dirt."At the same time, Dew berry let former Georgia strength coach Dave Van Halanger know...

Rants & Raves

...will give them a good home and a little love and attention. It's cruel what you are doing! HEY HARLEM HIGH School. Your softball game listed on the marquee was in October. It's time for someone to change the sign. CAN WE PLEASE have a food drive for...

Helping Dad

Bryson Brantley, 2 1/2 , helps his dad, Shawn Hancock, pick up softballs while practicing at a field on the corner of First Avenue and Mathney Drive on Wednesday. Dr. Hancock and teammate and friend Ashley Howell practice two or three times a week.

Tell-all books about the magazine industry sell, sell, sell

NEW YORK -- Lauren Weisberger is in a Barnes & Noble, fielding softballs from the audience as she promotes her anti-fashionista novel, "The Devil Wears Prada." Describe your "writing process...

Practice pitch

Lamont Williams pitches a ball to co-worker Steve Lorick at Riverview Park. The two spent their day off Monday exercising and hitting softballs around for fun.

Vertical plan yields big tomatoes, cucumbers

...built more than 43 years ago, his tomato plants towered over his 6-foot-3 frame, and the fruit they bore were as big as softballs. When he moved a few years ago into a house in Martinez, he saw no reason why he couldn't have another successful vegetable...

Chronicle continues holiday traditions

...front.Our Sports Department is counting down the best high school athletes of the fall sports season, starting tomorrow with softball.It continues with girls cross country, boys cross country and volleyball. Georgia high school football will have customary...

Greenbrier's Wolfpack get motivated by guest speaker Brian Cain

...high-energy approach to the Greenbrier girls softball team two years ago, sports psychologist...with NCAA champions such as the Alabama softball team.One about doing more to better...while talking about the Lady Wolfpack softball team winning the Class AAAAA state title...