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Cougars Sweep ITA All-Star Team Awards

For the first time in program history, the Columbus State University men's tennis team collected all three spots on the 2019 Division II Intercollegiate Tennis Association's Collegiate All-Star Team. After finishing the year as the top-ranked singles player in the…

Brock Bennett Joins Georgia Baseball Staff

Atlanta native and former Alabama standout catcher and assistant Brock Bennett has been named the volunteer coach on the Bulldog baseball staff; Ike Cousins coach Scott Stricklin announced Friday. Bennett will work with the catchers, infielders and serve as the…

Kurnett Named WGCA All-American Scholar

Georgia’s Kelsey Kurnett has been named an All-American Scholar by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA). The criteria for selection to accolade are some of the most stringent in college athletics. The minimum cumulative GPA is 3.50, while the golfer…

Bulldogs To Face Flyers In Maui

The Georgia Bulldogs will face Dayton in the opening round of the 2019 Maui Jim Maui Invitational on Monday, Nov. 25. The matchup was announced along with the rest of the bracket for the tournament, which was released on Thursday.…

Future Bulldogs Enjoy Stellar Day

Caterina Don and Celeste Dao, who will join the Georgia women’s golf team as freshmen next month, carded rounds of 64 and 65, respectively, in prestigious amateur tournaments on Wednesday. Don, a native of Pinerolo, Italy, captured medalist honors in…

Serena Williams Fined For Damaging Court

(CNN) - Serena Williams is a legend on the court, but Wimbledon court says she might have played too hard. She's been fined $10,000 for allegedly damaging a practice court with her racquet. Organizers say the incident happened June…

River Dragons Sign Goaltender Jared Rutledg

The Columbus River Dragons signed Jared Rutledge Tuesday morning. Rutledge is a 5’11 170-pound goaltender from Chicago, IL that will be entering his third season as a professional. Jared began his pro-career with the Mississippi RiverKings of the Southern Professional…

Bulldogs’ Basketball Non-Conference Schedule Set

Georgia Basketball’s non-conference schedule for the 2019-20 campaign has been finalized. The Bulldogs will open the season by hosting Western Carolina at Stegeman Coliseum on Tuesday, Nov. 5, one of eight home dates among the 13 pre-SEC outings. Eight of…

Bulldogs Have Exceptional Showing At NACAC

Three out of four Bulldogs who competed at the North American, Central American and Caribbean (NACAC) Under-23 Championships in Queretaro, Mexico, over the weekend finished with gold or silver medals. Georgia’s Team USA members collected a pair of gold medals…

Wimbledon Cutting Back On Plastic

(CNN) - Wimbledon is getting more environmentally friendly at tennis events. The tournament said all water bottles given out at the event will be 100% recycled plastic. Attendees can also bring their own reusable bottle or use water fountains.…

Reneisha Hobbs joins Auburn women’s hoops staff

Reneisha Hobbs, an Auburn women’s basketball letter-winner and member of the 2009 SEC Championship team, has joined Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy’s staff as special assistant to the head coach, it was announced Monday. Hobbs returns to The Plains after spending the…

River Dragons Continue to Build Roster

The Columbus River Dragons have received player commitments from Jake Howie and Jon Evans. These players bring a combination of speed, skill, and toughness. Jake Howie is a 5’8, 160-pound forward from Grand Blanc, MI. Jake comes to the River…

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