Category Archives: Sports

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves take series vs. Lexington. Tonight-Sunday in Asheville. Early honors for Berry football’s Hayden Murphy of Calhoun.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves take series vs. Lexington. Tonight-Sunday in Asheville. Early honors for Berry football’s Hayden Murphy of Calhoun.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. SPORTS HEADLINES Early honors for Berry’s Hayden Murhpy of Calhoun: Allstate Insurance and the American Football Coaches Association announced the 137 nominees for the 2019 Good Works Team with Berry’s Hayden Murphy representing the Vikings. Murphy, a rising senior from Calhoun, … Continue Reading

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Photo gallery: Rome Braves 8, Lexington 1. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Photo gallery: Rome Braves 8, Lexington 1. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports:  Romes Braves drop tense game with Legends, 6-4; rematch today at 1 p.m. at State Mutual. Falcons open camp on Monday; link to ‘open’ practices.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Romes Braves drop tense game with Legends, 6-4; rematch today at 1 p.m. at State Mutual. Falcons open camp on Monday; link to ‘open’ practices.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   SPORTS HEADLINES SEC Media Days conclude. SEC Network has extensive coverage planned. What to know. Atlanta Falcons post training schedule; first practice is Monday in Flowery Branch. Falcons BASEBALL Rome Braves fall 6-4 in tense game with Lexington.  Media release: The visiting… Continue Reading

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Lexington over Rome Braves, 6-4 in 10 Innings. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Lexington over Rome Braves, 6-4 in 10 Innings. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports:  Rome Braves edge Lexington 4-3 to open home stand; rematch tonight at 7. Griffin Benson named South Atlantic League Player of the Week. Honors for Berry’s women’s golf.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves edge Lexington 4-3 to open home stand; rematch tonight at 7. Griffin Benson named South Atlantic League Player of the Week. Honors for Berry’s women’s golf.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. SPORTS HEADLINES SEC Media Days begins today. SEC Network has extensive coverage planned. What to know. @BerryFootball: The Vikings open at No. 22 in the 2019 College Football America DIII Preseason Top 30. Berry Women’s Golf earns WGCA All-Scholar team recognition. Release  —… Continue Reading

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Rome clips Lexington 4 to 3. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Rome clips Lexington 4 to 3. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves win 9-3 in Kannapolis; open three-game home stand tonight at 7 vs. Legends. SEC Media days begin. High school notes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves win 9-3 in Kannapolis; open three-game home stand tonight at 7 vs. Legends. SEC Media days begin. High school notes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. SPORTS HEADLINES SEC Media Days begins today. SEC Network has extensive coverage planned. What to know. Armuchee Football announces it will be hosting members of the U.S. Army on July 18. “They will lead us in conditioning and team building exercises.”… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves lose 6-5 at Kannapolis. Series finale today at 5 p.m. Braves return home Monday for three-game series against Lexington.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves lose 6-5 at Kannapolis. Series finale today at 5 p.m. Braves return home Monday for three-game series against Lexington.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. BASEBALL Rome Braves lose 6-5 at Kannapolis on Saturday.  Media release: The Rome Braves got clutch hits late from Griffin Benson to erase a pair of Kannapolis leads but it wasn’t enough as the Intimidators got a walk-off single from Andrew Vaughn in… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome High track and field athletes Ja’Lia Evans, Ja’Taria Jackson heading the nationals; how to help. Coaching news from Darlington. Rome Braves fall at Kannapolis.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome High track and field athletes Ja’Lia Evans, Ja’Taria Jackson heading the nationals; how to help. Coaching news from Darlington. Rome Braves fall at Kannapolis.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Rome High track and field athletes Ja’Lia Evans and Ja’Taria Jackson are preparing to make the trek to Sacramento for the USATF Hershey National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships. Both students qualified for the national championship after their performances last… Continue Reading

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Updated: Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: West named Darlington’s head boys’ basketball coach, assistant athletic director. Rome Braves win 3-1, take series in Charleston; on to Kannapolis tonight.

Updated: Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: West named Darlington’s head boys’ basketball coach, assistant athletic director. Rome Braves win 3-1, take series in Charleston; on to Kannapolis tonight.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. West named Darlington’s head boys’ basketball coach, assistant athletic director. Media release: Nathan West is joining Darlington as head boys’ basketball coach and assistant athletic director. A native of Anniston, Ala., West has over nine years of coaching experience at both… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Afternoon delight as Braves win 4-3 in Charleston; rematch tonight. South Atlantic League all-star game to be hosted by Rome Braves at State Mutual Stadium next June 23.  High reserve football ticket sales start Monday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Afternoon delight as Braves win 4-3 in Charleston; rematch tonight. South Atlantic League all-star game to be hosted by Rome Braves at State Mutual Stadium next June 23. High reserve football ticket sales start Monday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. BASEBALL South Atlantic League all-star game to be hosted by Rome Braves at State Mutual Stadium next June 23. Details Rome Braves even series with RiverDogs, win Wednesday afternoon, 4-3.  Media release: Rome overcame an early two run deficit and a rain delay… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Dylan Beasley from Berry, Rome High already pitching in the Washington Nationals’ system. Rome Braves fall 9-6; game two today at 12:05 p.m.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Dylan Beasley from Berry, Rome High already pitching in the Washington Nationals’ system. Rome Braves fall 9-6; game two today at 12:05 p.m.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. BASEBALL Media release: After becoming the first Viking in the baseball team’s NCAA Division III era to be drafted in the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft, Berry’s Dylan Beasley officially signed with the Washington Nationals and is competing for the Gulf Coast… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: South Atlantic League all-star game to be hosted by Rome Braves at State Mutual Stadium next June 23.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: South Atlantic League all-star game to be hosted by Rome Braves at State Mutual Stadium next June 23.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Media release: The Rome Braves, in conjunction with the South Atlantic League, announces that Rome will host the 2020 South Atlantic League All-Star Game at State Mutual Stadium on Tuesday, June 23. Specific events surrounding the celebration along with specific dates… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves open six-game road trip tonight in Charleston. Armuchee High School welcomes back Dr. Don Bettler as boys’ soccer coach.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves open six-game road trip tonight in Charleston. Armuchee High School welcomes back Dr. Don Bettler as boys’ soccer coach.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. SPORTS HEADLINES Armuchee High School welcomes back Dr. Don Bettler to the soccer coaching staff. Bettler will serve as head boys soccer coach. Bettler previously served at AHS as a soccer coach for 12 years, eight years as the boys coach, a… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Dead Week’s over; John McClellan joins our podcast to break down the 2019 high school football season. Rome Braves win 4-1 on Sunday; off today; open three-game set in Charleston on Tuesday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Dead Week’s over; John McClellan joins our podcast to break down the 2019 high school football season. Rome Braves win 4-1 on Sunday; off today; open three-game set in Charleston on Tuesday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Above: Watch Charlie Culberson with yet another amazing play in the Atlanta Braves’ 4-3 win over the Marlins on Sunday. FOOTBALL HHPodcast Interview: Local high school football expert John McClellan breaks down the 2019 season: New coaches, old rivalries and the… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall 4-0 to Asheville. Final game of series today at 2 p.m. at State Mutual Stadium. Latest roster moves.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall 4-0 to Asheville. Final game of series today at 2 p.m. at State Mutual Stadium. Latest roster moves.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. BASEBALL Rome Braves fall to Asheville, 4-0. Media release: The Rome Braves pitching staff contributed another solid outing on Saturday night but the offense came up short in a 4-0 loss to rival Asheville. The Tourists got four unearned runs in the… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves top Asheville, 5-1. Rematch tonight at 6 p.m. at State Mutual Stadium for Military Appreciation Night.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves top Asheville, 5-1. Rematch tonight at 6 p.m. at State Mutual Stadium for Military Appreciation Night.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. BASEBALL Rome Braves top Asheville, 5-1. Media release: Rome starter RHP Jose Olague delivered the best pitching performance of the 2019 season for the Braves on Friday night in a 5-1 win over Asheville. Clearing 9 innings on just 86 pitches, Olague… Continue Reading

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