Category Archives: Sports

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves-Tourists delayed again; double header today beginning at 4 p.m. Former Berry football player named an assistant coach at Rhodes. New girls golf coach at Rome High.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves-Tourists delayed again; double header today beginning at 4 p.m. Former Berry football player named an assistant coach at Rhodes. New girls golf coach at Rome High.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL Rome Braves-Tourists delayed by field conditions; play two today beginning at 4 p.m. Media release: For the second time in four nights, the Rome Braves (17-16) were unable… Continue Reading

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Asheville tops Rome, 6-5. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Asheville tops Rome, 6-5. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Mills Fitzner’s photo gallery from Thursday’s 6-5 Asheville over Rome game. Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. USA Track & Field event expects to draw big crowd in Rome June 23-26. Rome Braves edged 6-5. Atlanta Braves fall again in late innings, 4-3.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. USA Track & Field event expects to draw big crowd in Rome June 23-26. Rome Braves edged 6-5. Atlanta Braves fall again in late innings, 4-3.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Rome’s Office of Tourism and Rome Sports announce the 2021 USATF National Youth Outdoor Championships will be held June 23-26 at  Barron Stadium and the throw center… Continue Reading

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Rome Braves take two from Asheville. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Rome Braves take two from Asheville. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Photos by Mills Fitzner. Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves take two from visiting Tourists. Atlanta Braves fall in walkoff by Phillies. State athletic directors remember Phil Jones.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves take two from visiting Tourists. Atlanta Braves fall in walkoff by Phillies. State athletic directors remember Phil Jones.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL   The Rome Braves and Asheville Tourists . Media release: The Rome Braves (17-15) took both games of a Wednesday night doubleheader against the Asheville Tourists (13-18). Rome won… Continue Reading

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Georgia Highlands’ sports chief David Mathis — who’s touched about every level of local athletics — retiring Aug. 31.

Georgia Highlands’ sports chief David Mathis — who’s touched about every level of local athletics — retiring Aug. 31.

  In context: One of the people powering the sports hub of Rome and Floyd County is retiring this summer. David Mathis — a mainstay at Georgia Highlands, the Christmas basketball tournament, parks and recreation board and just about every other sports connection in town, will step down at GHC on Aug. 31. He follows… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves-Tourists hit with rain delay; resume game tonight at 5. Atlanta Braves rally, win 9-5 over Phillies. Atlanta Hawks fall to ’76ers; playoff series even, 1-1.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves-Tourists hit with rain delay; resume game tonight at 5. Atlanta Braves rally, win 9-5 over Phillies. Atlanta Hawks fall to ’76ers; playoff series even, 1-1.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL   The Rome Braves and Asheville Tourists hit with rain delay; resume at 5 this evening. Media release: Mother Nature brought Tuesday night’s series-opener between the Rome Braves (15-15)… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves open up six tonight vs. Asheville at State Mutual Stadium. Atlanta Braves in Philly. Saban’s contract extended until 2028 at Alabama. Hawks vs. ’76ers tonight.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves open up six tonight vs. Asheville at State Mutual Stadium. Atlanta Braves in Philly. Saban’s contract extended until 2028 at Alabama. Hawks vs. ’76ers tonight.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL The Rome Braves . Media release: The Rome Braves lost their first series of the season in last week’s trip to Bowling Green. The Braves won just one of… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rough road trip ends with 7-2 loss for Rome Braves. Atlanta Braves win 4-2, take series vs. Dodgers. Atlanta Hawks win series opener vs. 76ers. The Falcons trade Julio Jones to Tennessee. Community sports updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rough road trip ends with 7-2 loss for Rome Braves. Atlanta Braves win 4-2, take series vs. Dodgers. Atlanta Hawks win series opener vs. 76ers. The Falcons trade Julio Jones to Tennessee. Community sports updates.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL The Rome Braves drop fifth straight to Hot Rods, 7-2. Media release:  The Bowling Green Hot Rods (19-11) set their new season-high with their fifth consecutive win on Sunday,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves pinned by Bowling Green, 7-5. Atlanta Braves beat the Dodgers 6-4. Community sports: Your links to upcoming area races.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves pinned by Bowling Green, 7-5. Atlanta Braves beat the Dodgers 6-4. Community sports: Your links to upcoming area races.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL The Rome Braves fall to Bowling Green, 7-5.  Ruben Cardenas and Evan Edwards homered in Braves takedown. Media release: Home runs by Ruben Cardenas and Evan Edwards lifted… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves lose on the road to Bowling Green 7-3; Atlanta Braves fall to Dodgers 9-5; Post-season honors for Berry baseball’s Tyler Calvert. Shorter Hawks: Baseball season in review.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves lose on the road to Bowling Green 7-3; Atlanta Braves fall to Dodgers 9-5; Post-season honors for Berry baseball’s Tyler Calvert. Shorter Hawks: Baseball season in review.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL The Rome Braves lost on the road Friday night to Bowling Green, 7-3. Media release: Niko Hulsizer and Jacson McGowan both hit two-run homers in a 7-3 Bowling… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: Berry Vikings announce 10-game fall football schedule including home games from Labor Day weekend into November.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: Berry Vikings announce 10-game fall football schedule including home games from Labor Day weekend into November.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. In context: Coming off an undefeated, COVID-delayed spring season, the Berry Vikings resume fall football on Sept. 4 with the traditional season-starter vs. Maryville College at Valhalla… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves fall flat in Bowling Green, dumped 14-4. Late rally can’t save Atlanta from Nationals; rematch today at 12:20 p.m. Atlanta Hawks take out Knicks; advance to round two. Register for Cave Spring race by Sunday; event is June 12.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves fall flat in Bowling Green, dumped 14-4. Late rally can’t save Atlanta from Nationals; rematch today at 12:20 p.m. Atlanta Hawks take out Knicks; advance to round two. Register for Cave Spring race by Sunday; event is June 12.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   Berry Vikings announce 10-game fall football schedule including home games from Labor Day weekend into November. The five-time Southern Athletic Association  Champions will open the season… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves win series opener, 3-2, at Bowling Green; latest roster moves. Atlanta has costly night vs. Nationals. Photos from Cartersville’s stadium update. All-region honors for four Berry baseball players.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Rome Braves win series opener, 3-2, at Bowling Green; latest roster moves. Atlanta has costly night vs. Nationals. Photos from Cartersville’s stadium update. All-region honors for four Berry baseball players.

Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. BASEBALL   The Rome Braves take opener at Bowling Green, 3-2. Media release: Ruben Cardenas continued his 21 game on-base streak for the Bowling Green Hot Rods (14-11) in… Continue Reading

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