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New all-female sports news show premieres Tuesday

...Sports, boxer Laila Ali, basketball stars Lisa Leslie and Swin Cash, swimmers Dara Torres and Summer Sanders and tennis player Katrina Adams.This is not a show specifically about women's sports, unless they happen to be a major source of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-29/new-all-female-sport
Betty Davis

...Davis. Mrs. Davis was a member of St. James United Methodist Church and of the Beckum Bible Class. She was an avid tennis player and a member of the Petersburg Racquet Club. She was a teller at First National Bank of Augusta. Mrs. Davis was...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172585522
Meldrums win at Aiken Golf Club

...where Chad played on the golf team and Kadi played on the tennis team."She's a much better golfer than I am tennis player," Chad said.For the tournament, Kadi shot 78-75."She was able to put two good rounds together; I'm happy for her," Chad said."I don't get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/amateur-golf/2014-09-07/meldrums-win-ai
Marin Cilic tops Kei Nishikori at U.S. Open for first Grand Slam title

...via a glucose tablet bought at a pharmacy and says the process that led to his penalty "wouldn't be fair to any tennis player."But he looks on the bright side."I just used the positive parts, which, you know, made me tougher," Cilic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-08/marin-cilic-tops-kei
Kei Nishikori is first Japanese man to reach U.S. Open semifinals since 1918

...general manager of player development.McEnroe has been in the position, in charge of helping the USTA develop young tennis players, since April 2008. He is expected to stay on until a successor is hired.The change comes during a tournament in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-03/kei-nishikori-first-
Green jacket is all that remains on McIlroy's career grand slam checklist

...he obviously responded very well."After some issues off the course, including him breaking off the engagement to tennis player Caroline Wozniacki just as the marriage invitations went out, McIlroy seems totally focused on his game.That's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-21/green-jacket-all-remains-mci
Overtime

...out of the U.S. Open on Thursday because of a knee injury she said has bothered her for several months.The only tennis player from China to win a Grand Slam singles title also withdrew from hard-court tournaments in Montreal and Cincinnati over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-31/overtime
Young players thriving for United States at Wimbledon

...20, won her semifinal Thursday, she was asked whether she thinks pop star Bieber is aware that she's the first tennis player from Canada to reach a Grand Slam title match."I hope so," she said with a smile. "I'm putting in so much hard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-03/young-players-thrivi
Stan Wawrinka stunned in first round of French Open

...orange-colored drink, and the pair clinked bottles, sipped, then had a conversation."We had a nice chat. He's a tennis player, so I asked him how long he's (been) playing and how he's enjoying his time as a ball kid," Djokovic said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-26/stan-wawrinka-stunne
Area announcements

...e-mail at hcampbell22@comcast.net.? The CSRA Professional Tennis Association has Grand Slam Play Days for tennis players 10 years old and younger. There will be four events corresponding with the professional events. Cost is $15 with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-28/area-announcements