Georgia Sports

Lady Cougar Softball Releases 2018 Schedule

As the 2017 calendar year winds to a close, Columbus State University head softball coach Brad Huskisson has announced the 2018 schedule for the Lady Cougars. The Lady Cougars have 55 games on the slate including 25 games at Cougar…

CSU Athletics Takes Part in “Cougars for Causes”

The Columbus State University athletics department once again participated in CSU's annual "Cougars for Causes" campaign this holiday season. "Cougars for Causes" is a campus wide effort to donate toys, books and food for the less fortunate in the Columbus…

King Mwikuta Verbally Commits to Alabama

On his 17th birthday, Troup County Junior Line Backer King Mwikuta, has verbally committed to Alabama to play football The 6'4 231 pound Outside Line Backer chose the tide over Georgia, Florida State and Miami. Mwikuta…

Georgia’s Roquan Smith Earns Unanimous All-America Honors

Georgia junior linebacker Roquan Smith has now been included on the All-America First Team by the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) FBS Coaches’, the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA), Sporting News, Walter Camp and the Associated Press. Smith, a…

Dabo Swinney Visits Columbus, Georiga

Clemson Tigers head football coach, Dabo Swinney paid a visit to Columbus, Georgia on Wednesday. While he was in town, he discussed the fundamentals of life and football with high school football student-athletes. He also expressed…

Previewing Georgia-Oklahoma Rose Bowl Matchup

The Georgia Bulldogs are trying to win their first national championship since 1980 To get a chance at a title this year, they'll have to knock off the Heisman winner, Baker Mayfield and the Sooners. It…

AP All-America Teams

Auburn, Alabama and Georgia had multiple AP All-Americans. Making the first team was Auburn Offensive Guard Braden Smith. Smith played a big factor in the constantly improving auburn offensive line. Accolades continue to come in for…

McCoy Wins Web.com Tour Qualifying Tournament​

Georgia alum Lee McCoy won the Web.com Tour Qualifying Tournament on Sunday to earn fully exempt status for the 2018 Web.com Tour season. McCoy, who completed his Georgia career in 2016, edged out South Korean Sung-Jae Im by two strokes.…

GymDogs Perform at First Look

The Georgia gymnastics team hosted its “First Look” in front of 3,772 fans in the renewed Stegeman Coliseum on Saturday afternoon. The GymDogs performed in Olympic order- vault, bars, beam, and then floor, showcasing their routines for the upcoming 2018…

Coaching Changes In the Area

Adam Fossett, the head football coach at Smiths Station High School has been relieved of his coaching duties. The Panthers didn't win a single game this year and coach Fossett compiled a 2-18 record during his…

Morgan Ingram Stepping Down as Northside Head Football Coach

After 20 years of coaching football Morgan Ingram is stepping down as head football coach of the Northside Patriots. Ingram has coached at Northside for ten years. For Five years he was the offensive coordinator for the Patriots and for…

Bulldogs Rake In Three Individual SEC Coaches Awards

Georgia head coach Kirby Smart, junior inside linebacker Roquan Smith and true freshman quarterback Jake Fromm have all earned Southeastern Conference Coaches individual awards, according to a league announcement.   Smart, who was named the Associated Press SEC Coach of…

Clark Garners Academic All-America Status

Columbus State University women’s soccer player Riley Clark was named an Academic All-American Wednesday by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Clark was a third team selection and becomes the seventh Lady Cougars to earn the distinction. The…

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