Rome Braves: Saturday’s Rome Braves game against the Augusta GreenJackets was postponed due to unplayable field conditions and possible threat of more rain. The two teams will play a doubleheader today with the first pitch scheduled for noon. Two seven innings games are scheduled. Fans holding tickets for Saturday’s game may exchange them for any future regular season game in 2018 based on availability.
Next: Today at home vs. Augusta, 12 p.m. doubleheader and Monday at 7 p.m.
Roster moves: The Rome Braves announce the following roster moves:
- RHP Brandon White has been transferred to Kissimmee (Florida Fire Frogs – Florida State League)
- Rome receives RHP Keith Weisenberg from Danville (Appalachian League). Weisenberg was the Atlanta Braves 14th round selection in 2017 out of Stanford University.
Mills Fitzner’s photos from this season … and nine earlier ones. Click photo gallery.
An updated, team-by-team look at the 2018 high school football season. Just added: Unity, GSD. For a look at all the schedules — for teams in Floyd, Bartow, Polk, Bartow and Chattooga counties — please click High School 2018.
The 2018 USA Track & Field Georgia Region 4 Junior Olympic Championships continues today at Barron Stadium.
Shorter Football: The Hawks open the season on Thursday, Aug. 30, at Samford in Birmingham. Schedule
Berry Football: The Vikings open at home on Saturday, Sept. 1, vs. Maryville, 6 p.m. Schedule
Atlanta Falcons Training Camp will take place at the club’s Flowery Branch training facility for the 14th consecutive year and they will have select practices open to the public from July 27-Aug. 4. Dates and times are subject to change. For additional information regarding changes in practice times or weather delays, please call: 770-965-2752. Expanded details
|Thurs. 7/26||– –||Players Report|
|Fri. 7/27||Practice: 9:20AM||OPEN – Gates: 8:20AM|
|Sat. 7/28||Practice: 9:20AM||OPEN – Gates: 8:20AM|
|Mon. 7/30||Practice: 9:20AM||OPEN – Gates: 8:20AM|
|Tues. 7/31||– –||CLOSED|
|Wed. 8/1||Practice: 9:20AM||OPEN – Gates: 8:20AM|
|Thurs. 8/2||Practice: 9:20AM||OPEN – Gates: 8:20AM|
|Fri. 8/3||Practice: 9:20AM||OPEN – Gates: 8:20AM|
|Sat. 8/4||Practice: 9:20AM||OPEN – Gates: 8:20AM|
Aug. 18: Gary Tillman Memorial Clocktower 5K & 2 mile Health Walk. Registration is now open. To register, please click Registration Page. This year’s race will be held on Saturday, Aug. 18, at 8 a.m. The start and finish are at Heritage Park at the confluence of the Etowah and Oostanaula rivers. For more