Category Archives: Sports

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall to Lexington, 7-2. Rematch tonight at 6 p.m. Berry students at NCAA Career in Sports Forum.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall to Lexington, 7-2. Rematch tonight at 6 p.m. Berry students at NCAA Career in Sports Forum.

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 BASEBALL Rome Braves drop another game to Lexington, 7-2. Media release: The Lexington Legends jumped out to an early lead and never looked back in a 7-2 victory over Rome at State Mutual Stadium on Friday evening. Wasting little time… Continue Reading

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Rome Braves’ Game: Lexington Tops Rome, 7-2 — Photos by Mills Fitzner

Rome Braves’ Game: Lexington Tops Rome, 7-2 — Photos by Mills Fitzner

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The Roman Festival Brass did an outstanding performance of the National Anthem at the Rome Braves Game– Photos by Mills Fitzner

The Roman Festival Brass did an outstanding performance of the National Anthem at the Rome Braves Game– Photos by Mills Fitzner

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves’ losing streak hits five games as Legends win, 8-7. Rematch tonight at 7. Braves’ tryouts set for June 17 at State Mutual Stadium.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves’ losing streak hits five games as Legends win, 8-7. Rematch tonight at 7. Braves’ tryouts set for June 17 at State Mutual Stadium.

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 drop fifth straight; lose 8-7 to Lexington. Media release: Lexington beat Rome 8-7 on Thursday night in extra innings, sending the Braves to a fifth consecutive defeat and 6.5 games back in the Southern Division race. In the… Continue Reading

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Rome Braves’ game: Lexington 8, Rome 7 — Photos by Mills Fitzner

Rome Braves’ game: Lexington 8, Rome 7 — Photos by Mills Fitzner

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves rained out Wednesday night; open seven-game home stand tonight. Berry’s Dylan Beasley drafted by the Washington Nationals. Community sports updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves rained out Wednesday night; open seven-game home stand tonight. Berry’s Dylan Beasley drafted by the Washington Nationals. Community sports updates.

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 NOTES Big honor for Berry’s Dylan Beasley: Berry College’s Dylan Beasley became the first Viking in the team’s NCAA Division III era to be drafted in the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft on Wednesday afternoon after being selected by… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Four Rome Braves named to the South Atlantic League’s All-Star game. Rome Braves edged 3-2. Honors for three Berry Viking baseball playes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Four Rome Braves named to the South Atlantic League’s All-Star game. Rome Braves edged 3-2. Honors for three Berry Viking baseball playes.

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 NOTES The South Atlantic League announced rosters for the 60th Annual SAL All-Star Game on Tuesday. Four Rome Braves players were named to the Southern Division roster and will represent the Single-A Braves in the upcoming game Tuesday, June 18.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Big weekend for local soccer team. Rome Braves fall to Fireflies, 5-2; rematch tonight at 7:05. Local sports updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Big weekend for local soccer team. Rome Braves fall to Fireflies, 5-2; rematch tonight at 7:05. Local sports updates.

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 NOTES   SOCCER UPDATE: The YMCA Arsenal Rome Boys U14, 2005 team advanced to the USYS (11 state) Southern Regionals in Baton Rouge on June 21. They entered the GA State Cup in Cumming as the 11th seed, won their… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves drop finale in Hagerstown, 5-4. Next: Three games in Columbia, tonight-Wednesday; home stand opens Thursday. High school baseball honors. Latest sports notes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves drop finale in Hagerstown, 5-4. Next: Three games in Columbia, tonight-Wednesday; home stand opens Thursday. High school baseball honors. Latest sports 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 NOTES Georgia Dugout Preview All State Baseball Teams Class 5A Second Team Rome—Sevie Andrews & Knox Kadum Class 4A First Team Cartersville—Mason Barnett, Josh Davis, & Preston Welchel. Logan Martin was Honorable Mention Class 3A Calhoun First Team—Ben King Second… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall 2-1 at Hagerstown, final game of series today. After 35 years, Auburn Tigers’ 1983 National Championship team get title rings.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall 2-1 at Hagerstown, final game of series today. After 35 years, Auburn Tigers’ 1983 National Championship team get title rings.

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 Some 35 years later, the NCAA and Auburn University finally gave the 1983 Auburn Tigers Football Team their National Championship ring. Rome businessman, Brian Dulaney, was a member of the team that was slighted by the AP Poll in… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves back in the win column with 6-1 victory over Hagerstown. Game three tonight. Community sports updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves back in the win column with 6-1 victory over Hagerstown. Game three tonight. Community sports updates.

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 back in win column with 6-1 victory over Hagerstown. Media release: The Rome offense got multi-hit performances from five different batters on Friday night including a four hit game from Trey Harris on their way to a 6-1 win… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Braves drop first game of series at Hagerstown, 4-2. Rematch tonight. Updates on summer athletics camps.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Braves drop first game of series at Hagerstown, 4-2. Rematch tonight. Updates on summer athletics camps.

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 4-2 to Hagerstown. Media release: The Rome Braves opened their long road trip with a frustrating loss Thursday night to the Hagerstown Suns as a quartet of early errors proved costly in a 4-2 setback. Playing at… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Final high school baseball rankings including Rockmart, Cartersville, Trion. Atlanta Braves/SunTrust Park to host 2021 MLB All-Star Game. Rome Braves in Hagerstown for four games starting tonight.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Final high school baseball rankings including Rockmart, Cartersville, Trion. Atlanta Braves/SunTrust Park to host 2021 MLB All-Star Game. Rome Braves in Hagerstown for four games starting 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. SPORTS HEADLINES Atlanta Braves and SunTrust Park have been selected to host the 2021 MLB All-Star game. Braves The final 2019 high school baseball rankings are out from the AJC. Rankings Class 4A: Cartersville at No. 5 Class 2A: Rockmart at… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves come up short to Asheville, 4-3. Georgia Athletics Director Association Cup results for local high schools. Arsenal soccer update.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves come up short to Asheville, 4-3. Georgia Athletics Director Association Cup results for local high schools. Arsenal soccer update.

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 Georgia Athletic Directors Association Cup for outstanding overall athletic programs in each classification in 2018-19. Standings Class 5A: Rome at No. 10 Class 4A: Cartersville at No. 8 Class 3A: Calhoun at No. 5 Class 2A: Rockmart at No.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves drop another to Asheville, 5-2. Final game of series today at 1 p.m. Latest Arsenal Soccer updates. Latest summer athletic camp information.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves drop another to Asheville, 5-2. Final game of series today at 1 p.m. Latest Arsenal Soccer updates. Latest summer athletic camp information.

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, 5-2. Media release: Asheville got three runs in a 9th inning attack to break a 2-2 tie and defeat the Rome Braves 5-2, allowing them to take a win for the second straight day at State Mutual Stadium.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall to Asheville, 5-4, in 9th inning. Rematch tonight at 7 p.m. Auburn community mourns loss of Tigers’ announcer Rod Bramblett. Berry Youth Football Camp starts Tuesday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall to Asheville, 5-4, in 9th inning. Rematch tonight at 7 p.m. Auburn community mourns loss of Tigers’ announcer Rod Bramblett. Berry Youth Football Camp starts 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. SPORTS HEADLINES Auburn community mourns loss of Rod Bramblett, the Voice of the Auburn Tigers since 2003, and his wife, Paula, both killed in weekend car crash. Latest from AL.com. BASEBALL Rome Braves fall to Asheville, 5-4, in 9th inning. Media release: The… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves open series with 5-4 win over Asheville. Rematch today at 2 p.m. Braves now just one game out of first place in SAL Southern division.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves open series with 5-4 win over Asheville. Rematch today at 2 p.m. Braves now just one game out of first place in SAL Southern division.

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, 5-4. Media release: Rome made the most of their opportunities in a 5-4 walk-off victory on Saturday night against the Asheville Tourists, scoring four unearned runs in the game including the winning tally on a missed catch… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves top Augusta. At home tonight vs. Asheville. Coosa High signings. Parks and Rec starting Men’s Summer Basketball League.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves top Augusta. At home tonight vs. Asheville. Coosa High signings. Parks and Rec starting Men’s Summer Basketball League.

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. HEADLINES Three signings at Coosa High: Carleigh Otting, Abdias Perez and Nohel Paz. Click CHS  BASEBALL Rome Braves top Augusta, 9-4. Media release: The Rome lineup ripped 12 hits, 6 for extra bases, in a 9-4 romp against rival Augusta on Friday night.… Continue Reading

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@Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: Three signings at Coosa High.

@Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: Three signings at Coosa High.

Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.     Congratulations to Coosa High Senior Carleigh Otting who will continue her education and cheerleading career at Young Harris College. Front row L to R: Katrice (mother), Carleigh, Joey Brewer (stepfather) Back Row L to R: La Donna Turrentine (CHS principal), Jason Williams… Continue Reading

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