Fox Creek football wins region for the first time

...and Wil liston-Elko. But since a 1-3 start, the Predators have won five in a row.STILL LEARNING: Laney's young players are gaining experience as the season goes on, even if it means the team suffered three fumbles (one lost) on handoff...

Aiken cruises to playoff-opening win over Lake City

...serving and defense. Young said they practiced switching defenses in the match.The Lady Hornets were also able to let younger players get playoff experience by playing substitutes in the final set.Since winning the 2010 Class AAAA state championship...

Angels' Mike Trout to get first taste of playoffs

...October spotlight, and the veteran slugger with two World Series rings had some simple guidance for baseball's best young player."He told me to just be myself, and not try to hit that home run when you don't need it," Trout said. "Just...

Michaux: Reed gets taste of Ryder Cup pressure early

...Poulter and Scotland's own Stephen Gallacher.It's a great show of faith by American captain Tom Watson in the two youngest players on his team."I told them today, I'm going to throw you in the ocean without a life preserver," Watson said...

South Aiken's stop at 1 completes rally

...Ingram said a big part of that is getting the younger players ready if their number is called. Washington County is senior heavy, meaning many young players haven't been able to get consistent work.Senior...

Zac Blair leads Web.com Tour Final

...Championship, the final event in the four-tournament Web.com Tour Finals.Blair, a 24-year-old former Brigham Young player who needs to earn about $40,000 this week to earn a PGA Tour card, had a bogey-free round on TPC Sawgrass' Dye's...

US is leaving its best hope for victory in the Ryder cup back home

...opted to take three players ? Hunter Mahan, Keegan Bradley and Webb Simpson ? with Ryder Cup experience instead of younger players in better form. That's a tired old strategy that hasn't really worked too well for the U.S. side in the past...

Florida State suspends Jameis Winston for entire game

...freshman Wayne Gallman led Clemson rushers with 77 yards. Watson was 8-of-9 passing for 154 yards and three TDs. Despite the production, Morris knows how difficult it is dropping young players into an environment like Florida State.

Grading the Bulldogs

...Georgia did what it was supposed to do - eviscerating the inferior Troy Trojans while spreading reps to back-ups and younger players on the depth chart.What it means: Forget the quality of opponent. Georgia needed to distance itself from the South...

State of the Braves, part 1

...possibility with Heyward is a trade. He would certainly bring a nice return, maybe close to Justin Upton's. As a young player with a friendly salary next season, the return could be an impact prospect and possibly one or two mid-level guys...