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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…

Cord, Darst Named NCEA Rider of the Year

SOURCE: UGA ATHLETICS

Georgia equestrian senior Addyson Cord and sophomore Maddy Darst each earned another award for the 2017-18 season after being named the National Collegiate Equestrian Association’s Rider of the Year in Equitation on the Flat and Equitation Over Fences, respectively, the NCEA has announced. Cord’s Rider of the Year nod came after a team-high 16 wins in Equitation on the Flat….

Central High School Football Team Invited to the Powerade 7-On-7 Tournament

THE RED DEVILS ARE THE ONLY TEAM IN ALABAMA THAT WERE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE TOURNAMENT

The Central high school football team was one of 42 teams out of 18 states, to be invited to play in the Powerade 7-on-7 tournament this summer, and the only team from Alabama to be selected. “We are excited for it. We are excited to play in it. We enjoy the 7-on-7 competition so it should be a lot of…

Auburn headed to Tallahassee for NCAA Regional

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

No. 15 Auburn softball is headed back to the NCAA Tournament for the fifth straight year and the 14th time in program history as the Tigers secured a spot in the Tallahassee Regional along with host Florida State, Kennesaw State and Jacksonville State. Though the players – who watched the selection show together Sunday night – were hopeful to host…