Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports: Rome Braves rained out again. ‘Dead Week’ for high school sports. 140 Berry Athletes make SAA honor roll.

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports: Rome Braves rained out again. ‘Dead Week’ for high school sports. 140 Berry Athletes make SAA honor roll.



“Dead Week” for all high school athletes this week, July 1-7. 


Braves rained out in Columbia on Friday night (photo from Kevin Karel, Jock 99.5)
  • Rome Braves game in Columbia postponed due to rain on Friday. It will be made up as a doubleheader on Aug. 19 at 5:05 p.m.
  • Mills Fitzner’s home game photo gallery.
  • Roster updates: The Rome Braves announce the following roster moves:
    • IF Ramon Osuna has been released from the organization
    • Rome receives LHP Kevin Matthews from the United Shore Independent League team
    • RHP Joe Rogers has been transferred to Florida
    • Rome receives catcher Alan Crowley from Danville


Keep track of summer updates from area high school football teams with Twitter:


Berry Vikings sports updates.

  • The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced the league’s winter and spring Academic Honor Roll with the Berry College Vikings placing 140 student-athletes on the list. To qualify, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade-point average of 3.25 for the term and be a regular member of a varsity athletic team in a sport sponsored by the conference. Berry
  • Football: First game at Maryville on Sept. 2 at 1 p.m.

Shorter Hawks sports updates.

  • Football: First game vs. Mars Hill at Barron Stadium, 1 p.m. Sept. 2. Schedule

Georgia Highlands sports reports.

Georgia Northwestern Technical College sports updates


A big summer tradition returns to Cedartown July 2. The annual Cedartown Wheelchair Athlete 5K is set for Sunday evening, July 2, with a finish line at College Street in Peek Park. The race begins at 7:30 p.m. Source: City of Cedartown.

What’s ahead at the Rome Tennis Center at Berry College this summer:
-July 1-4: USTA National L2 Junior Championships 16/18s
-July 15-18: USTA Georgia Junior Open
-July 22-23: USTA Clocktower Run-Roll Wheelchair Classic
MLB Youth Baseball CampFormerly Hawk Baseball Campdirected by Matt Larry. Session three: June 26-30, to be held at the Levee fields, Riverside Park.  $95 includes video and T-shirt. Team, multiple weeks and sibling discounts available. For more information, contact Matt Larry at
Arsenal Summer Soccer Camps: two options:
-July Camp: Begins Monday July 10-14, 8:30 a.m.-noon.
Contact Scott McCreless at 706.346.6725 or Chase Watterson at 706.506.3562.
Berry College Volleyball is hosting a series of clinics and camps this summer. All clinics and camps focus on developing and refining specific skills through repetitions and learning strategies that will increase volleyball IQ. Additionally, players will develop secondary skills and play competitive games in a positive, game-like environment. It is our guarantee that players will learn, compete, and have a ton of fun. Details: Facebook page @berryvolleyball
 Day Camps & Clinics: July 6-8: All Skills Session #1 (all ages and skill levels); July 25-27: All Skills Session #2 (all ages and skill levels)

Overnight Camps: July 17-19: Position Skills Camp (designed for ALL levels, grades 5-12); July 20-22: Elite College Prep (designed for HIGH-level players wanting to play in college, limited to 30 participants)

The Coosa Volleyball team will host the Third Annual Camp Boom Volleyball Camp on July 10-12 each day from 9-11 a.m. The camp is for any student in upcoming grades 3rd-8th. Cost is $40, and includes a t-shirt and snacks each day. You may register on the first day of camp beginning at 8:30am. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Hann at

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