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Speedy Eric Young Jr. quickly grabs this chance with Braves
Eric Young Jr. reported to spring training with the Atlanta Braves on a minor league deal, simply hoping to make an impression. Now with opening day less than a week away and starting center fielde...
March 31, 2015 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week: Marietta's Mary Jeanne Assinzo
Marietta senior Mary Jeanne Assinzo trailed Walton’s Avery Bussjager for the majority of the 1600-meter run Saturday at the Cobb County Championship. But she made her moved during the final lap, to...
March 31, 2015 12:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week: Whitefield Academy's Robby Keough
Whitefield Academy senior Robby Keough upset defending champion, Kell’s Logan Poteet, in the 1,600-meter run Saturday in the Cobb County Championships.
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NFL suspends Browns GM for texting, team holds onto picks
The NFL sent a tough message to Browns general manager Ray Farmer for texting. However, the league didn't delete any of Cleveland's precious draft picks.
March 30, 2015 02:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia State's R.J. Hunter entering NBA draft
Georgia State junior guard R.J. Hunter is entering the NBA draft after making one of the most memorable shots of the NCAA tournament.
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Stricker, out since December, plans return at Masters
Steve Stricker intends to play the Masters next week, his first competition since back surgery four months ago.
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Braves’ Miller has best outing of spring
KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Shelby Miller is settling in quite nicely with his new team. Miller had his best outing of spring training in the Atlanta Braves’ 4-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
March 29, 2015 11:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spartans find way to Final Four
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Travis Trice vowed a day earlier that he wasn’t going to cry should the Michigan State Spartans continue their improbable run to the Final Four.
March 29, 2015 11:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blue Devils roll on to Indianapolis
HOUSTON — A special group of freshmen is taking Duke and Coach K back to the NCAA Final Four.
March 29, 2015 11:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Harrison’s Deltac brothers have midfield covered for years to come
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    03.29.15 - 11:09 pm
  • KSU men’s basketball team under university review
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    03.29.15 - 12:30 am
  • Report: Tiger Woods' plane seen at Augusta
    In the strongest indication that Tiger Woods might play the Masters, a newspaper reports that his private plane has been spotted at a local airport.
    March 31, 2015 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Saban unapologetic about signing Taylor despite his past
    Alabama coach Nick Saban steadfastly defended his signing of defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor, who has now been kicked off his second Southeastern Conference team for domestic violence arrests.
    March 31, 2015 08:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Sprayberry beats Riverwood for fourth straight victory
    Zach Williams pitched his second straight complete game and Bobby Gauvreau hit a three-run home run to lift Sprayberry to their fourth win in a row with an 8-0 win over Riverwood on Monday. William...
    March 31, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Kaminsky, Okafor lead 2014-15 AP All-America team
    UPDATE: Frank Kaminsky and Jahlil Okafor are as different as stories can be in college basketball. The two, however, have a lot in common — both are in the Final Four and both were the top selectio...
    March 30, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Falcons fined, lose draft pick for pumping in fake noise
    The NFL has fined the Atlanta Falcons, stripped the organization of a draft pick and suspended team president Rich McKay from the league's Competition Committee beginning April 1 following the team...
    March 30, 2015 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Braves cut 2 more relievers, a week before opener
    The Atlanta Braves have sent right-handers Arodys Vizcaino and Michael Kohn to the minors, trimming two more pitchers expected to contend for spots in the bullpen.
    March 30, 2015 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Experienced QB White uses legs to lead victorious team in spring finale
    Quarterback Trey White ran for 128 yards on 30 carries and led the Gold team to a 21-0 shutout of the Black team in Kennesaw State’s inaugural Black and Gold Game.
    March 29, 2015 12:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Column: What does White do for Owls? Plenty
    All spring, Kennesaw State football coach Brian Bohannon was waiting for players to start to separate themselves from their competition.
    March 29, 2015 12:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Distance standouts duel for 1,600 run
    Four of the best 1,600-meter runners in the state highlighted the Cobb County Track and Field Championships on Saturday at Marietta.
    March 29, 2015 12:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Eleven-run fourth pushes Harrison past Columbia
    Down 4-0 after 3½ innings, Harrison scored 11 runs in their half of the fourth inning to take charge of the non-region game and beat Columbia 13-4 on Saturday.
    March 28, 2015 11:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Wrestler of the Year: Rivera’s push to return pays off handsomely
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    03.28.15 - 12:32 am
  • Coach of the Year: Mustangs regain elite status after off year
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    03.28.15 - 12:30 am
  • KSU's Sansing gets 1,000th win
    by MDJ staff reports
    03.28.15 - 12:28 am
  • Raiders’ offense undone by defense
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    03.28.15 - 12:27 am
  • McEachern rallies late, wins in extras
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    03.27.15 - 11:57 pm
  • West Georgia scholarship set in Dyas’ name
    by Chris Raimondi
    MDJ Sports Writer
    03.27.15 - 12:43 am
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