Brooke Kirchhofer

SOCCER: Georgia Earns First Win of the 2018 Season

SOURCE: UGA ATHLETICS

With less than two minutes remaining in the game, sophomore Reagan Glisson scored a goal to give Georgia the 1-0 win over San Diego on Sunday in the Virginia Tech Tournament held at Thompson Field. “We brought energy defensively and created scoring opportunities,” head coach Billy Lesesne said.  “Fortunately right at the end there we got the one that counted. …

SOCCER: Resiliency Leads Auburn Past South Florida

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

The Auburn soccer team (2-0-0) finished off its opening week of action with a 2-1 win against No. 18 South Florida (1-1-0) Sunday afternoon at the Auburn Soccer Complex. Jessie Gerow scored for the second straight game while Jaelyn Gadson netted her first goal of the season. Treva Aycock tallied her first point as a Tiger with an assist, and…

Touchdown Tonight Feature: “The Gutierrez Award”

THE MARION COUNTY FOOTBALL TEAM HAS A UNIQUE PREGAME TRADITION

Before every practice and home game at Marion County, the football team touches the helmet just outside the field house. The helmet is a memorial for offensive lineman Erick Gutierrez who tragically passed away his senior year at Marion back in 2009 from cardiac arrest. “The number one thing is sadness. Erick was very close to me and I was very close…

Four Bulldogs Named to SEC Preseason Watch List

SOURCE: UGA ATHLETICS

Four members of the Georgia soccer team have been named to the Southeastern Conference Preseason Watch List announced Wednesday by the conference office.  Since 2011, the SEC has named a watch list in lieu of selecting preseason all-conference teams. Senior Sydney Shultis and sophomores Kayla Bruster, Caroline Chipman, and Reagan Glisson join 55 other SEC players on this year’s watch…

Payne Signs With Armenian Basketball Team

SOURCE: CSU ATHLETICS

Columbus State University standout JaCori Payne has signed a professional contract with Arakatz, a new team set to compete in the Armenian Basketball League. Payne becomes the latest Cougar to continue his career in the professional ranks, making him the 13th student-athlete to play professional basketball during head coach Robert Moore’s tenure and the 11th in the last five years….

2018 Georgia Volleyball Season Preview

SOURCE: UGA ATHLETICS

The 2018 Georgia volleyball season will be the second under head coach Tom Black. The Bulldogs will look to continue growing this season following a successful 2017 campaign. In Black’s first season as head coach, Georgia finished 22-12 and fifth in the SEC with a 10-8 conference record. The Bulldogs had one combined conference victory in the previous two seasons….

SEC Announces Soccer Preseason Coaches’ Poll

SOURCE: AUBURN ATHLETICS

With its season opener just two days away, the Auburn soccer team was picked to finish fifth overall in the annual SEC Preseason Coaches’ Poll, the league office announced Tuesday. Florida was predicted to win the 2018 SEC Championship after all 14 of the league’s head coaches voted. Texas A&M checked in behind the Gators and was followed by Tennessee,…