Georgia Sports

Falcons Tender 4 Free Agents, Including S Allen, WR Gabriel

The Atlanta Falcons have tendered four restricted free agents, including starting safety Ricardo Allen and wide receiver Taylor Gabriel, who was a surprise breakout star in 2016.  The Falcons also tendered offensive guard Ben Garland and cornerback Akeem King. The…

CSU's Webb Named PBC Freshman of the Week

Columbus State University baseball player Drew Webb was selected as the Peach Belt Conference Freshman of the Week announced by the league on Monday. Webb made a pair of starts for the Cougars at UNC Pembroke going 3-for-6 with two…

Columbus girls advance to GHSA 4A Title Game

The Columbus girls will be playing for a State Championship. On Saturday afternoon, the Lady Blue Devils beat Sandy Creek, 62-50 in the GHSA 4A semi-finals. The game was played in Augusta. Tatyana Wyatt led the Blue Devils with 26…

The 30th Annual Open Door Classic Races Through Uptown

The 30th annual Open Door Classic raced through the streets of Uptown Columbus and the Riverwalk Saturday morning. WLTZ has been a proud sponsor of this event for many years and our very own Mallory Hagan, Leah Uko, and Matt…

CSU's Payne Voted to All-PBC Team

Columbus State University men's basketball player JaCori Payne garnered postseason recognition on Friday night, taking home All-Peach Belt Conference honors at the PBC Tournament banquet. Payne was voted by the league's coaches to the conference's Second Team. Payne currently leads…

Two Lady Cougars Earn All-PBC, Howard Named Coach of the Year

The Columbus State University women's basketball team received plenty of hardware on Friday night at the Peach Belt Conference tournament banquet. Alexis Carter and Ashley Asouzu were named to the All-PBC First Team, while head coach Anita Howard was voted…

Columbus Cottonmouths For Sale

The Columbus Cottonmouths are for sale. After 17 years of owning the SPHL team, owners Wanday and Shelby Amos have decided to transition away from hockey and hand over ownership. In an e-mail…

Carver Falls to St. Pius in Quarterfinals

Tuesday night the Carver girls defeated Jefferson punching their ticket to the girls 4A semi-finals.  On Wednesday night the Carver boys looked to do the same against St. Pius X. Carver took a 37-34 lead into the half, but…

Carver Girls Defeat Jefferson, Advance to Final 4

The Carver girls basketball team took on Jefferson in Elite-8 action Tuesday night with the Tigers coming out on top 57-47. Mariah Igus and Ja’nya Love-Hill led the way for Carver with…

Carver, Columbus girls advance to GHSA Final Four

Two area girls basketball teams are still alive in the quest for a state championship. On Tuesday night, the Carver and Columbus girls both won their Elite Eight games to advance in the girls 4A bracket. The Carver girls beat…

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