HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS
Girls, 10 a.m., 40 courts.
- Class 7A Walton v. Lambert
- Class 6A Northview v. Cambridge
- Class 5A Kell v. Chamblee
- Class 4A North Oconee v. Columbus
- Class 3A Westminster v. Lovett
- Class 2A Bleckley County v. Berrien
- Class A Public Taylor County v. Trion
- Class A Private Brookstone v. Walker
Boys, 2 p.m., 40 courts.
- Class 7A South Forsyth v. Walton
- Class 6A Johns Creek v. Dunwoody
- Class 5A Buford v. Flowery Branch
- Class 4A North Oconee v. Blessed Trinity
- Class 3A Pace Academy/Lovett winner v. Westminster
- Class 2A Bleckley County v. Benedictine
- Class A Public Irwin County v. Telfair County
- Class A Private Stratford Academy v. Paideia
HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER
GHSA tournament matches
Class 3A: Calhoun falls 1-0 to Westminster in the state championship.
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL/GHSA Baseball Tournament:
Class 4A: Cartersville at home starting Tuesday in semifinals playing winner Heritage-Catoosa. Double-header begins at 4 p.m.; third game, if needed, is at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
The 4A and 6A high school baseball championships will be decided on the home field of the Rome Braves, State Mutual Stadium (4A on May 21; 6A on May 22).
Rome Braves top Augusta, 6-2. Media release: The Augusta GreenJackets, South Atlantic League affiliate of San Francisco Giants, lost 6-2 on Friday night to the Rome Braves. The game started promising as the GreenJackets took an early 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning. The run came off the bat of Jacob Gonzalez who knocked in Logan Baldwin from third. The lead would hold until the fourth inning, when the game started to get away from the GreenJackets. The Braves got hot at the plate and started compiling hits. This would lead to a big inning for the Braves as they put up five runs. The GreenJackets attempted to make a comeback as Jacob Gonzalez once again hit home Logan Baldwin in the fifth inning. Throughout the rest of the game, the GreenJackets would put pressure on the Braves pitching, but not enough to start a comeback. The GreenJackets lost the series by losing three of four games to the Braves. The loss puts them in a tie with Rome for the lead in the Southern Division of the South Atlantic League.
Armuchee High’s JC Burkett signs with Berry College for football.
Tuesday: Spring football for the Model Blue Devils, 6 p.m. Admission: Soap powder.
May 18: Rome vs. North Paulding, in the Wolves’ spring game at Berry College’s Valhalla Stadium, 7 p.m.
Berry Softball takes down Lynchburg 9-1 in five innings to advance in the winners bracket of the NCAA Tournament. The Vikings play today at 11 a.m. against Maryville.
The Berry College women’s golf team closed competition at the 2018 NCAA Division III Women’s Golf Championships today, earning a ninth place finish. Golf
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