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New wave of Australian punters arrives in the U.S.

...punts."That's the plan, to be honest with you," said Hackett, who'll accept the award from the Augusta Sports Council for the nation's top collegiate punter at tonight's All-Area Football Banquet. "There's a lot of us...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-27/new-wave-australian-punte
Monday Only: Save $15 off the Half Marathon entry fee

The Augusta Sports Council posted some good news for procrastinators on their Facebook page: "Don't forget to use the code MLKHALF to get $15 off your...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/steven-schretzmann/2015-01-19/mon
Overtime

Augusta Sports CouncilCEO Thigpen is leaving positionBrinsley Thigpen, the Augusta Sports Council's chief executive officer, has announced she will resign at the end of January.Thigpen, who started Aug. 10, 2011, will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-13/overtime
January tourism impact expected to be $2 million

...1.2 million, according to information provided by the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Augusta Sports Council."Augusta's hospitable spirit sets a great stage to showcase our sport's best competitors, drawing visitors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-13/january-tourism-impact-exp
College football awards show, which includes Ray Guy Award, moving to Atlanta

...and the Hall of Fame, it was announced Thursday.The Ray Guy Award, which is presented annually by the Augusta Sports Council to the nation's top collegiate punter, has been part of the program since 2000 and will now be presented in Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-18/college-football-awards-show
Utah punter wins Ray Guy Award

...collegiate punter during the Home Depot College Football Awards on ESPN. Hackett will be recognized by the Augusta Sports Council, the owner of the Ray Guy Award, at The Augusta Chronicle's All-Area Football Banquet, Jan. 28.Hackett...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-11/utah-punter-wins-ray-guy-
Catawba claims fastest time to cap successful rowing weekend in Augusta

...weekend on the river. USRowing's interest in Augusta was due in large part to how the Augusta Rowing Club and Augusta Sports Council organize the Head of the South Regatta each year, USRowing events manager A.J. Dominique said."The way they're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-09/catawba-claims-faste
Augusta rowing weekend includes new championship event

The Augusta Rowing Club and Augusta Sports Council are bringing a new rowing event to the weekend schedule...championship in Augusta in more than 20 years.Augusta Sports Council CEO Brins ley Thigpen said it bid on having the event...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-05/augusta-rowing-weeke
November visitors to spend about $2.4 million

...November visitors will spend about $2.4 million in the city.The Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau and Augusta Sports Council released their monthly report Thursday predicting the number of visitors and spending in Augusta each month.According...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-10-30/november-vi
Ray Guy Award finalists named

The Augusta Sports Council's three finalists for the Ray Guy Award include Alabama's JK Scott.Scott, a freshman, is joined by Idaho sophomore Austin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-26/ray-guy-award-finalists-n