New football helmets hope to make a dent in reducing concussions

...make sure guys are going to use them before we order."Dr. Stefan Duma, the department head of the Virginia Tech-Wake Forest School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, has been a pioneer in releasing independent ratings for the safety...

Former Greenbrier golfer Chris Waters and ex-North Augusta golfer Matt NeSmith fall in U.S. Amateur match play

...golfer also advanced, topping Dan Stringfellow, of Roselle, Ill., 2 and 1.Will Zalatoris, of Plano, Texas, the Wake Forest-bound player who won U.S. Junior in July, beat Oklahoma State star Jordan Niebrugge 2 and 1.

Recharged Camilo Villegas has lead in Greensboro after opening 63

...before he won the 2012 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club. The Raleigh, N.C., native played college golf at nearby Wake Forest and lives in Charlotte, N.C.Playing in the marquee grouping of the day along with fellow Wyndham winners Brandt...

Augusta GreenJackets lose Tyler Horan among roster moves

...to the team.Kaden, drafted in the 27th round out of Wake Forest, joins the Augusta bullpen after allowing three runs with...200-pound frame. He emerged as a reliable arm for Wake Forest, recording a 3.52 ERA with 52 strikeouts in 61? innings...

Autonomy for Big Five spells end to status quo

...Georgia. And for all the Jupiters like Alabama, Ohio State and Texas there are plenty of dwarf-planet Plutos like Wake Forest, Vanderbilt and Purdue.These are issues that the Big Five will have to resolve on their own, and that might mean...

NCAA board hands five biggest conferences more power

...350 schools in Division I."It does provide degrees of autonomy for the five high-resource conferences," said Wake Forest President Nathan Hatch, the board chairman and a key architectof the plan. "This is not complete autonomy...

Texas safety Josh Turner is back on the team

...17 cornerback in the country, according to Scout.com and considered the No. 128 overall player in the country. WAKE FOREST: Running back Dominique Gibson has been suspended from the team for violating undisclosed team rules.Team spokesman...

Augusta swaps relievers, receives Kaden

...Kaden's stuff is from high school days prior to playing for Wake Forest. He was high-80s with a slow slider and occasional...out of high school. He developed and emerged as one of Wake Forest's better starters, recording a 3.52 ERA with 52...

Florida State, Miami picked to win ACC divisions

...Syracuse, North Carolina State, Boston College and Wake Forest."Were we picked to win it? Were we unanimous first? The bull's-eye is on us," new Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson deadpanned."I live in the real...

National title, realignment generate buzz around ACC

...schedule, a chance at a season-making victory."You may say this is being too optimistic, but if and when we beat them this year, that's really going to have a lot of positive attention on us," Wake Forest fullback Jordan Garside said.