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Holland, Mize Named Semifinalists for National Awards

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

Sophomore shortstop Will Holland and junior right-hander Casey Mize were named semifinalists for a pair of national awards, the College Baseball Foundation announced this week. Holland was named a semifinalist for the Brooks Wallace Award, while Mize was named a semifinalist for the National Pitcher of the Year Award. Holland is one of 16 shortstops across the country to be…

Alabama Finishes in Fourth at NCAA Regionals to Advance to the 2018 NCAA Men’s Golf Championship

SOURCE: UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA ATHLETICS

Senior Jonathan Hardee and freshman Wilson Furr finished among the top five individuals to lead seventh-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide men’s golf team to a fourth-place finish at the NCAA Stockton Regional on Wednesday, securing a spot in next week’s NCAA National Championship. Alabama closed play with a three-day, 54-hole total of 15-under par 849 (282-280-287) to seal its 20thappearance at nationals…

WTennis: No. 7 Bulldogs Geared Up for Sweet Sixteen

SOURCE: UGA ATHLETICS

After arriving Monday on Wake Forest’s campus, the seventh-seeded Georgia women’s tennis team have spent the past two days priming for its run in the 2018 NCAA Division I Women’s Tennis Championships, starting with Thursday’s noon Round of 16 matchup against No. 10 South Carolina. The Sweet Sixteen appearance marks the eighth straight for the Bulldogs and 18th overall in…

Tigers move on to NCAA Championship

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

A pair of clutch birdie putts by freshman Brandon Mancheno and junior Trace Crowe proved to be the difference as the No. 7 Auburn men’s golf team advanced to the NCAA Championship following the final round of the NCAA Norman Regional Wednesday. The Tigers move on to the NCAA Championship for the seventh consecutive season, something that has only been…

Andy Johnson Passes Away At The Age of 65

FORMER GEORGIA GREAT PASSES AWAY IN ATHENS WEDNESDAY MORNING

Former Georgia Bulldogs great Andy Johnson passed away in Athens, Georgia Wednesday morning. He was the Bulldogs quarterback in the early 1970’s, leading the team to a Gator Bowl and Peach Bowl victory. Johnson was later drafted in the fifth round by the New England Patriots and played for them for nine seasons. He was inducted into the State of…

Perdue Region Player of the Year, Two Others All-Region

SOURCE: CSU ATHLETICS

The postseason recognition continues to roll in for the Columbus State University softball team, as the Division II Conference Commissioners Association handed out its All-Region honors. Elizabeth Perdue was named the Southeast Region Player of the Year, while Calli Star and Kia Smith also garnered All-Region laurels. Already the Peach Belt Conference Player of the Year, Perdue adds another award…

Cougars Are NCAA Tournament Bound

COLUMBUS STATE COUGARS TEAM HEADING TO NCAA SOUTHEAST REGIONAL

The 10th ranked Columbus State Cougars baseball team is heading back to the NCAA tournament. The team got an at large bid into the field of 54 on Sunday night. They leave Wednesday for Tigerville, South Carolina for Southeast regional play. This marks the 26th time in program history the cougars have made it to the post season. The cougars…

MGOLF: Bulldogs Slip To 13th In NCAA Bryan Regional

SOURCE: UGA ATHLETICS

The Georgia men’s golf team slipped to 13th place in the NCAA Bryan Regional at Traditions Golf Club on Tuesday. On the par-72, 7,121-yard layout, the Bulldogs fired a 14-over 302 to move to 29-over 605. The top five teams after Wednesday’s final round will advance to NCAA Championships May 25-30 at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla. The top…