Huge turnout Thursday night for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes’ 16th Home Team Celebration at the Forum River Center. The crowd heard from John Grass,Jacksonville State University Head Football Coach, among other guests. Among those honored were:
FCA Athlete of the Year (nominated by FCA Huddle Coach at their school, must be a Senior, play varsity sports, be a part of FCA, and exhibit the four core values: Teamwork, Integrity, Serving, Excellence)
FCA Male Athlete of the Year
Eli Brock of Armuchee High School
FCA Female Athlete of the Year
Mackey Williams of Unity Christian School
FCA Coach of the Year
John McFather of Coosa High School.
Model 1, Coosa 0. Blue Devils pitcher Rett Edwards struck out 11 during his time on the mound.
Arsenal spring recreational soccer league is back: For ages 4 to 15 for boys and girls. Focus of this league is participation and fun. Fundamental skills of the game are developed and refined through games and activities. For more: facebook.com/YMCARomeSoccer
Lil’ Gunners spring preschool soccer: Classes focus on introducing soccer through outrageously fun games and activities.
Rome Braves’ 2019 schedule: Rome opens on the road April 4 in Kannapolis. Schedule / Mills Fitzner’s photo gallery
Atlanta Braves spring training. Track the latest from Disney. Atlanta
March 16: The Harbin Clinic Leprechaun-a-thon returns.Harbin Clinic once again is teaming with Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation and Parker Systems for the event, which is the largest 5K race in Northwest Georgia, featuring all the fun and festivities of the previous eight years rolled into one giant, green gala. Race day festivities kick off with the costume contest at 6:30 p.m. The 5K race, featuring a mostly flat and fast course, begins at 7:30 p.m. with the walk starting a few minutes after at 7:40 p.m. Event registration is open. Preregistration costs $25 for the 5K and $20 for the walk. Kids age 12 and under and groups of 10 or more athletes can register for $20 by visiting the parks and rec administration office at 1 Shorter Ave. For more.