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Justin Newman Will Lead the Spencer High School Football Team As the New Head Coach

NEWMAN TAKES THE JOB AFTER PIERRE COFFEY MOVES INTO ADMINISTRATIVE ROLE

Former Jordan head coach Justin Newman will lead the Spencer football team this season. Newman was actually asked to be coach Pierre Coffey’s offensive coordinator for the Greenwave before being hired as the head coach as Coffey moved to an administrative role. So far its been smooth sailing with the team at the brand new facilities as he implements his idea of…

Bulldogs Complete Preseason Practice No. Six

SOURCE: GEORGIA SPORTS COMMUNICATIONS

Practice number six for the Georgia Bulldogs featured two hours of pads and helmets split between the Woodruff Practice Fields and the William Porter Payne and Porter Otis Payne Indoor Athletic Facility. After about 30 minutes, inclement weather forced practice inside. After a day off on Wednesday, practice will continue through the end of the week before the Bulldogs’ first…

New Starting QB For Troup County High School Football This Season

FOUR STAR WIDE OUT KOBE HUDSON TO FILL MONTEZ CROWE'S SHOES AT TROUP

The Troup County high school football team has been preparing all summer for a grueling season this year where they will face some of the top teams in AAAA. Not only that, but they’ve had to replace their starting quarterback Montez Crowe who graduated in the spring. They believe they have found their guy in four star junior wide receiver Kobe Hudson. Head…

No Shortage On Chemistry This Season for the Hardaway Hawks

THE HARDAWAY FOOTBALL TEAM IS RETURNING A LARGE SENIOR GROUP

Over on at Hardaway high school the Hawks have a senior heavy football team. Leading the pack is Dominique Ford who has been the Hawks starting quarterback for the last four years. When talking with Hardaway’s head football coach Michael Woolridge, he says the strength of this team is rooted in their cohesiveness saying, “last year I felt like you know we…

Tardy Wins First-Round Match At U.S. Am

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Bailey Tardy, a rising senior on the Georgia women’s golf team, won her round of 64 match of the U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship at the Golf Club of Tennessee on Wednesday. Tardy, who also celebrated her birthday on Wednesday, secured a 2-and-1 decision over Kailie Vongsaga. Tardy trailed for much of the front nine. After halving the first hole, Vongsaga…

Parr Returns to Georgia as Assistant Coach

SOURCE: UGA ATHLETICS

Georgia equestrian head coach Meghan Boenig has announced the hiring of Georgia alum and former rider, Sara Parr, as assistant coach.  Parr will be primarily responsible for coaching Georgia’s Horsemanship and Reining squads as well as recruiting riders for the Western discipline. “It is a joy to welcome back Sara Parr, one of our most competitive, decorated and passionate athletes,”…

Lady Cougars 12th in Preseason Poll

SOURCE: CSU ATHLETICS

The Columbus State University women’s soccer team will open up the 2018 campaign ranked 12th, as the United Soccer Coaches preseason poll was released on Tuesday. The Lady Cougars begin 2018 where last season left off, as they were ranked 12th in the final poll of 2017. Reigning national champion Central Missouri sits atop the poll with Carson-Newman ranked second….

Scott Daeley Named Associate Head Coach

SOURCE: UGA ATHLETICS

University of Georgia’s Ike Cousins head baseball coach Scott Stricklin announced the promotion of Scott Daeley to associate head coach on Tuesday. “Scott and I have worked together for the past 14 years, and his hard work and loyalty have helped achieve a lot of success for the Georgia and Kent State programs,” said Stricklin. “Along with his work on…

Auburn Opens Exhibition Play at Clemson

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A week into preseason camp, the Auburn soccer team is set to take on its first opponent of the 2018 season in an exhibition match at Clemson. Kickoff at Riggs Field is scheduled for Wednesday at 5 p.m. CT. Coming off a program record fourth straight appearance in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, the Tigers 2018 roster consists…