Category Archives: Sports

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Atlanta United wins MLS Cup Championship. Photos, results from JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon. Falcons at Green Bay, 1 p.m.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Atlanta United wins MLS Cup Championship. Photos, results from JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon. Falcons at Green Bay, 1 p.m.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Atlanta United are the 2018 MLS Cup Champions after defeating the Portland TImbers, 2-0, on Saturday night. A record crowd of 73,000 packed the Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the game, according to the AJC. Read more #JamieStrong: Runners brave cold, rainy… Continue Reading

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JamieStrong: Runners brave cold, rainy conditions for annual marathon benefiting local family and area running programs. Connecticut runner wins overall race. Photos and results.

JamieStrong: Runners brave cold, rainy conditions for annual marathon benefiting local family and area running programs. Connecticut runner wins overall race. Photos and results.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday’s wet and cold weather didn’t keep runners away from participating in the annual #JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon at State Mutual Stadium. In addition to the 13.1-mile Half Marathon, the event presented by GoGo Running included a Half Marathon Relay and a 5K race. The Rome… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Geoff Collins named Georgia Tech’s head football coach. Rome Half-Marathon a go, rain or shine. Rome Braves’ pancake breakfast today; benefits Miracle Field. Countdown to the Cartersville, Rockmart football games.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Geoff Collins named Georgia Tech’s head football coach. Rome Half-Marathon a go, rain or shine. Rome Braves’ pancake breakfast today; benefits Miracle Field. Countdown to the Cartersville, Rockmart football games.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Saturday: Rain or shine, the annual #JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon to be held at State Mutual Stadium. In addition to the 13.1-mile Half Marathon, the event that is presented by GoGo Running includes a Half Marathon Relay and a 5- kilometer race. The Rome Half will… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome High’s Jamious Griffin Gatorade Georgia Football Player of the Year. Honors for Berry athletes. Updates on banquet, half marathon. Cartersville, Rockmart championship updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome High’s Jamious Griffin Gatorade Georgia Football Player of the Year. Honors for Berry athletes. Updates on banquet, half marathon. Cartersville, Rockmart championship updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Saturday: Registration continues for the annual #JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon to be held at State Mutual Stadium. In addition to the 13.1-mile Half Marathon, the event that is presented by GoGo Running includes a Half Marathon Relay and a 5- kilometer race. The Rome Half will… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: Jamious Griffin of Rome High named 2018-19 Gatorade Georgia Football Player of the Year; third year in a row a Northwest Georgian has won (Trevor Lawrence from Cartersville did so twice).

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: Jamious Griffin of Rome High named 2018-19 Gatorade Georgia Football Player of the Year; third year in a row a Northwest Georgian has won (Trevor Lawrence from Cartersville did so twice).

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   From a media release: The Gatorade Co. has selected Jamious Griffin of Rome High School as its 2018-19 Gatorade Georgia Football Player of the Year. Griffin is the first chosen from Rome High School. The award recognizes athletic excellence as well as academic achievement… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Ticket, transportation updates for Cartersville, Rockmart fans heading to the playoffs on Wednesday. Cross Country banquet tonight, JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon on Saturday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Ticket, transportation updates for Cartersville, Rockmart fans heading to the playoffs on Wednesday. Cross Country banquet tonight, JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon on Saturday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS From Rockmart High School: We have plenty of tickets! We will not run out of tickets! They are available at Raceway, Rockmart Florist, City Body, Whiteheads Florist and Rockmart High School. If they sell out, tell them… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Trio of Berry football players honored. Cartersville, Rockmart championship games live on GPB Dec. 12. Hurricanes post ticket, bus updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Trio of Berry football players honored. Cartersville, Rockmart championship games live on GPB Dec. 12. Hurricanes post ticket, bus updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL Updates from the Cartersville Canes Touchdown Club: “We have the details many of you have been awaiting. Tickets to see the Purple Hurricanes face Blessed Trinity in the Class AAAA State Championship game will be on sale beginning… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome High’s Jamious Griffin a finalist for the Touchdown Club of Atlanta’s Mr. Georgia Football Award. High school football championship updates; John McClellan’s picks. GPB to broadcast games.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome High’s Jamious Griffin a finalist for the Touchdown Club of Atlanta’s Mr. Georgia Football Award. High school football championship updates; John McClellan’s picks. GPB to broadcast games.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL Rome High’s standout back, Jamious Griffin, has been named as a finalist for the Touchdown Club of Atlanta’s Mr. Georgia Football Award. The winner will be announced on Thursday, Jan. 24, at the Wyndham Atlanta Galleria. Past… Continue Reading

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John McClellan’s Georgia High School football championship picks for 2018: Cartersville Purple Hurricanes, Rockmart Yellow Jackets will win state titles Dec. 12. Also: A breakdown on the six other games.

John McClellan’s Georgia High School football championship picks for 2018: Cartersville Purple Hurricanes, Rockmart Yellow Jackets will win state titles Dec. 12. Also: A breakdown on the six other games.

  Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Prelude: Before we start John McClellan’s 19th and final high school football column for the season, we want to thank him for the incredible research and detail again this season. John’s first column of the year was posted in… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Bulldogs, left out of the College Football Playoff, meet Texas on Jan. 1 in Sugar Bowl. John McClellan’s final high school predictions of 2018: Championships for Cartersville, Rockmart. Falcons lose again, now 4-8 on the season.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Bulldogs, left out of the College Football Playoff, meet Texas on Jan. 1 in Sugar Bowl. John McClellan’s final high school predictions of 2018: Championships for Cartersville, Rockmart. Falcons lose again, now 4-8 on the season.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Georgia left out of College Football Playoff committee’s final four. Bulldogs no. 5, Ohio State no. 6. Final four Bowl games: Georgia to play in Sugar Bowl, 8:45 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 1, vs. Texas. Georgia Tech to play Minnesota in the… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: Georgia left out of College Football Playoff committee’s final four. Bulldogs no. 5, Ohio State no. 6. Plus: Final regular season AP Top 25 rankings.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: Georgia left out of College Football Playoff committee’s final four. Bulldogs no. 5, Ohio State no. 6. Plus: Final regular season AP Top 25 rankings.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. College Football Playoff committee picks Oklahoma for no. 4 slot. Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame, Oklahoma. Georgia comes in no. 5 ahead of Ohio State, no. 6. The semifinals: Dec. 29,  Cotton Bowl. Clemson vs. Notre Dame. Dec. 29, Sugar Bowl: Alabama… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Georgia falls to Alabama, 35-28, in SEC Championship. College Football Playoff selection, semifinal match-ups to be announced today. High School football championship updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Georgia falls to Alabama, 35-28, in SEC Championship. College Football Playoff selection, semifinal match-ups to be announced today. High School football championship updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL State Championships for high school football: Class 2A: Rockmart vs. Heard Co., Dec. 12 at 1 p.m., Mercedes Benz Stadium. Tickets: Rockmart will pre-sale tickets for the BENZ starting Monday, Dec. 3. Pre-sale tickets will be $22.00 and $30.00 at door.… Continue Reading

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