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John McClellan: Closer look at region play for area high schools — plus the first games of the new season for each one.

John McClellan: Closer look at region play for area high schools — plus the first games of the new season for each one.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.  By John McClellan For Hometown Headlines The start of the 2018 high school football season is just over a week away as schools in Northwest Georgia get ready for another big year. The official first games will take place at Barron… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Greenville adds five in the sixth inning, downs the Rome Braves 9-2. John McClellan takes a closer look at regional play for area high schools; first games.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Greenville adds five in the sixth inning, downs the Rome Braves 9-2. John McClellan takes a closer look at regional play for area high schools; first games.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Rome Braves fall 9-2 after sixth-inning surge by Greenville. Media release: For the second day in a row, the Greenville Drive offense was in full force, as they produced a season-high 19 hits in a 9-2 defeat of the Rome Braves on Sunday… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Braves fall 14-8 to Greenville. Big night for Meet the Tribe at Armuchee. Preseason scrimmages continue this week.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Braves fall 14-8 to Greenville. Big night for Meet the Tribe at Armuchee. Preseason scrimmages continue this week.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Rome Braves falls 14-8 to Greenville.  Media release: Next:  In Greenville today at 4:05 p.m. Off Monday. At home Tuesday vs. Delmarva. South Atlantic League playoff tickets on sale: The Rome Braves announce that 2018 South Atlantic League playoff tickets are on… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves win both games of Friday’s doubleheader over Greenville. High school football returns.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves win both games of Friday’s doubleheader over Greenville. High school football returns.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Rome Braves win both games of Friday’s doubleheader over Greenville, 7-6 and 6-3. Media release: The Rome Braves swept the Greenville Drive in Friday’s doubleheader in front of 5,295 fans at Fluor Field. They defeated the Drive 7-6 in the opener before… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves rained out again, this time on the road; doubleheader tonight. Friday night live: Football tonight for Rome, Pepperell, Rockmart highs schools. Berry, WRGA to continue football, basketball broadcasts. USTA girls championship starting this weekend at the Rome Tennis Center

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves rained out again, this time on the road; doubleheader tonight. Friday night live: Football tonight for Rome, Pepperell, Rockmart highs schools. Berry, WRGA to continue football, basketball broadcasts. USTA girls championship starting this weekend at the Rome Tennis Center

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.     Rome Braves rained out again — but this time, they’re on the road in Greenville. Rainouts Tuesday and Wednesday at home, and now Thursday on the road. This might be the seventh time this year. Rome and Greenville will now… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: After two days of rainouts, Rome Braves hit the road to Greenville. Plus: Braves’ roster changes. High school football updates.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: After two days of rainouts, Rome Braves hit the road to Greenville. Plus: Braves’ roster changes. High school football updates.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Rome Braves.  Media release: Wednesday’s games against the Greensboro Grasshoppers were canceled because of heavy rain and unplayable field conditions. The games will not be made up. Fans holding tickets for today can exchange them for a future regular season game. The… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves endure sixth rainout; double header today at home beginning at noon. Latest high school football updates as scrimmages begin.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves endure sixth rainout; double header today at home beginning at noon. Latest high school football updates as scrimmages begin.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Rome Braves slammed again by storms: Media release: Tuesday’s game against the Greensboro Grasshoppers was postponed because of heavy rain and unplayable field conditions. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader today beginning at noon. Two seven-inning games are scheduled.… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves drop game one to Greensboro, 6-5; rematch tonight. Rome High’s Soap Game is Friday. Midnight Madness for Coosa Eagles. Updates on Corky Kell Classic.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves drop game one to Greensboro, 6-5; rematch tonight. Rome High’s Soap Game is Friday. Midnight Madness for Coosa Eagles. Updates on Corky Kell Classic.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Rome Braves fall to Greensboro, 6-5, after late rally.  Media release: The Greensboro Grasshoppers edged the Rome Braves 6-5 Monday night at State Mutual Stadium before a crowd of 1,518. Thomas Jones cracked his ninth home run of the season and Marcos Rivera added… Continue Reading

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John McClellan on high school football: A look at coaching changes, scrimmage schedules and what you need to know about the 2018 season.

John McClellan on high school football: A look at coaching changes, scrimmage schedules and what you need to know about the 2018 season.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.  By John McClellan For Hometown Headlines This is the first of John McClellan’s weekly columns posting each Monday on Hometown Headlines now through the state championships in December. John also joins us at 7:40 this morning on Hometown Headlines Radio Edition… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: John McClellan’s first column of the 2018 high school football season. What’s changed since last year; scrimmage schedule. Rome Braves rally but fall one run shy as Lexington wins, 6-5. Home stand opens tonight vs. Greensboro.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: John McClellan’s first column of the 2018 high school football season. What’s changed since last year; scrimmage schedule. Rome Braves rally but fall one run shy as Lexington wins, 6-5. Home stand opens tonight vs. Greensboro.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Rome Braves late rally falls just one run shy as Lexington wins, 6-5. Media release: Next: Home vs Greensboro tonight, Tuesday (both 7 p.m.) and Wednesday (1 p.m.) South Atlantic League playoff tickets on sale: The Rome Braves announce that 2018 South… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves fall 4-2; wrap up Lexington series today; next home game Monday vs. Greensboro. Getting Armuchee High ready for Friday night football. Meet the Eagles Tuesday night.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves fall 4-2; wrap up Lexington series today; next home game Monday vs. Greensboro. Getting Armuchee High ready for Friday night football. Meet the Eagles Tuesday night.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Rome Braves fall 4-2 to Lexington. Media release:  The Lexington Legends powered over the Rome Braves in a 4-2 victory for game two. The Legends improve to 19-15 in the second half of the season (56-45 overall) and are 0.5 games out of first… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves beat Lexington, 7-3. Meet Pepperell Dragons tonight. Meet the Eagles, Midnight Madness game on Tuesday.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Rome Braves beat Lexington, 7-3. Meet Pepperell Dragons tonight. Meet the Eagles, Midnight Madness game on Tuesday.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Rome Braves top Lexington, 7-3. Media release: Next: In Lexington today-Sunday. Game times: 6:35 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Home Monday vs Greensboro July 30, 31 and Aug. 1. South Atlantic League playoff tickets on sale: The Rome Braves announce that 2018 South… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Super job on superheroes night by the Rome Braves — 14-5 win. Next: On the road until Monday. Latest high school, college sports updates.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Super job on superheroes night by the Rome Braves — 14-5 win. Next: On the road until Monday. Latest high school, college sports updates.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Rome Braves light up the Fireflies, 14-5. Media release: Rome defeated Columbia Thursday night 14-5 at State Mutual Stadium before a crowd 3,327. The 14 run score in tonight’s game is a season high for the Braves. The Fireflies made it a 1-0… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Braves win 7-2, close out home stand tonight at 7 vs. Fireflies. Local college, high school updates.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Braves win 7-2, close out home stand tonight at 7 vs. Fireflies. Local college, high school updates.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Rome Braves win 7-2 in Wednesday matinee game with Columbia. Media release: Rome defeated Columbia Wednesday afternoon at State Mutual Stadium 7-2 before a crowd 1,595. Rome took a two run lead in the fourth inning when Jean Carlos Encarnacion reached on a fielding error… Continue Reading

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