Georgia Sports

CSU Basketball Teams Advance to PBC Tournament Semifinals

Kicking off postseason play, the sixth-ranked and top-seeded Columbus State University women's basketball team knocked off USC Aiken 62-51 Saturday afternoon. Alexis Carter went for 24 points and 16 rebounds, with…

Annual Bed Race Takes Over 14th Street Saturday Morning

Beds literally on wheels raced down 14th street in Uptown Columbus Saturday morning. Valley Interfaith Promise hosted the event which helped raise funds for their program that supports the homeless, in particular homeless families, in and around the Chattahoochee Valley.…

Columbus Lions Arrive for Training Camp

In three weeks, the Columbus Lions will play in their first game of the season. "Seeing the dudes you know and then seeing new faces, just getting ready to go out…

Georgia lineman Trent Thompson hospitalized

Georgia defensive lineman Trent Thompson was hospitalized in Athens Wednesday evening according to a release from the school athletic department. The statement also revealed Thompson has been dealing with a significant medical issue: Based upon recent events, Trenton Thompson's family…

Area teams basketball advance to GHSA Elite Eight

The second round of the GHSA basketball state tournament is underway. In the 5A girls bracket Columbus beat West Hall, 60-57. Tatyana Wyatt led the Blue Devils with 21 points and 9 rebounds while teammate Ariyah Copeland added 12 points, 16 rebounds…

GHSA 2nd round basketball games set

The GHSA 2nd round basketball games are set after the first round games. The 2nd round will be played on Wednesday, February 22nd and Thursday, February 23rd with the higher seeds hosting.   In the 4A bracket: LaGrange @ Cross Creek girls…

CSU Graduate Michelle Mitchell Receives Player of the Week

Former Columbus State basketball player, guard Michelle Mitchell put on an extraordinary performance in the last round for Dynamo-NPU and receives a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 13. She had a double-double of 22 points and 16…

Area teams advance after GHSA 1st round playoff action

The first round of the GHSA basketball playoffs took place on Friday, February 17th. In the 5A girls bracket, Harris County fell to McIntosh 62-57. In the 4A girls bracket Columbus advanced with a 69-49 win over Burke County while…

Four Lady Cougars Named to PBC All-Academic Team

Pairing together with the team's success on the court, the fifth-ranked Columbus State University women's basketball team had four players named to the Peach Belt Conference All-Academic Team. Ashley Asouzu, Tatiana Wayne, Ariel Johnson and Erin Wilder were all part…

GHSA first round basketball playoff game schedule

The first round of the GHSA state basketball tournament begins this week. Games are set for Friday, February 17th and Saturday, February 18th.  The higher seeds will host games in the first, second, and third rounds. In the 5A bracket,…

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