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Lydia Ko, 17, picks up victory in LPGA event

...17-year-old broke free from a late tie with So Yeon Ryu, hitting a wedge to 4 feet for birdie on the 72nd hole to take the lead. Then she tried in vain ? she's just 5-foot-5 ? to see past the large gallery at 18 as Ryu missed a 6-foot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-20/lydia-ko-17-picks-victory-lp
Augusta Commission calls off search for administrator after failure to reach consensus on finalists

...Commissioner Alvin Ma son called the action "unfortunate" but one that allowed those who will be in office next year to take the lead."Perhaps this new commission, the new mayor-elect will get an opportunity to weigh in and be a part," Mason...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-23/augusta-commission-calls
Election Updates

...school leadersATLANTA -- Valarie Wilson relied on her connections within the community of professional educators to take the lead in early returns in the Democratic runoff for state superintendent of schools while the Republican matchup for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-07-22/election-news
Lee-Anne Pace catches Laura Diaz in LPGA Tour event

...trailed in the final. She birdied the third hole to take the lead, and she was 2 up after the first 18 holes.TAHOE...NHL star Jeremy Roenick shot a second-round 69 to take the lead after 36 holes and former LPGA great Annika Sorenstam...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-19/lee-anne-pace-catches-laura-
Evans golfer leads state amateur

MACON, Ga. - Former Lakeside golfer Kelby Burton shot 4-under-par 66 on Friday to take the lead after 36 holes of the Georgia Amateur Championship at Idle Hour Club.The Evans resident, who is a rising senior at Kennesaw...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/amateur-golf/2014-07-11/evans-golfer-le
Offense comes to life as GreenJackets end four-game skid

...ground ball single up the middle. After Ross beat the throw to first, Bednar rounded third and beat the throw home to take the lead.Eric Sim followed with an RBI double for a 7-5 lead. The three consecutive RBI hits were all with two outs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-23/offense-comes-life-green
Ryan Moore back in hunt at Travelers Championship

...keep myself out of trouble."Moore eagled the par-5 sixth, holing a 37-foot putt from just off the green, to take the lead early in the afternoon. He has made one eagle in each of his three rounds this week.The eagle on No. 6 was something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-21/ryan-moore-back-hunt-travele
Braves take two from Phillies in Philadelphia

...The Phillies tied it in the third on Jimmy Rollins' sacrifice fly before the Braves used a three-run sixth to take the lead for good.O'Sullivan retired the first two batters before three consecutive singles, the last, a run-scoring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-28/braves-take-two-phillies
Bernhard Langer ahead by two in Champions Tour's third major

PITTSBURGH - Bernhard Langer shot 6-under-par 64 on Friday to take the lead in the Senior Players Championship.He is at 11-under 129.Bill Glasson (64 on Friday) and Doug Garwood (67) are two strokes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-27/bernhard-langer-ahead-two-ch
Fryer: Keselowski isn't fazed by Richmond mishap

...Superspeedway.His day took a turn for the worse awfully fast, just 13 laps into the race, when he charged to the front to take the lead from Danica Patrick. Only there wasn't a ton of real estate when he slid in front of Patrick. She tapped him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-05/fryer-keselowski-isnt-faze