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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves edge Lakewood, 1-0. Open four game homestand against Kannapolis tonight. Updates on GHSA Baseball, Soccer and Tennis tournaments. Rome High hosts Wolf Nation 5K on Saturday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves edge Lakewood, 1-0. Open four game homestand against Kannapolis tonight. Updates on GHSA Baseball, Soccer and Tennis tournaments. Rome High hosts Wolf Nation 5K 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.   BASEBALL Rome Braves edge Lakewood, 1-0. Game release: The Rome Braves averted a sweep at the hands of the Lakewood BlueClaws Wednesday afternoon as their two young infielders provided a late offensive spark to deliver a 1-0 victory in the series… Continue Reading

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Photo Gallery: Rome Blanks Lakewood 1 to 0. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Photo Gallery: Rome Blanks Lakewood 1 to 0. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

ABOUT THESE PHOTOS: Below please find the latest photos from the Rome Braves courtesy of photographer Mills Fitzner. Please click on each image to make it larger. Mills has been taking photos at State Mutual Stadium since 2008 and has been a season ticket holder since the inaugural year in 2003. Earlier seasons’ photos. Contact him… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall to Lakewood, 3-2. Former Berry basketball coach Lennie Acuff named Lipscomb head coach. GHSA State Soccer, Baseball and Tennis updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall to Lakewood, 3-2. Former Berry basketball coach Lennie Acuff named Lipscomb head coach. GHSA State Soccer, Baseball and Tennis 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. SPORTS HEADLINES Former Berry College head basketball coach and member of Shorter Athletic Hall of Fame (2011), Lennie Acuff has been named the new men’s basketball coach at Lipscomb University. He most recently served as head coach at the University of… Continue Reading

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Photo gallery: Lakewood Clips the Braves 2 – 1. Photos by Mills Fitzner

Photo gallery: Lakewood Clips the Braves 2 – 1. Photos by Mills Fitzner

ABOUT THESE PHOTOS: Below please find the latest photos from the Rome Braves courtesy of photographer Mills Fitzner. Please click on each image to make it larger. Mills has been taking photos at State Mutual Stadium since 2008 and has been a season ticket holder since the inaugural year in 2003. Earlier seasons’ photos. Contact him… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Shorter names Jared Hughes as new Women’s Basketball coach. Rome Braves lose 10-5 to Lakewood. State Tennis tournament updates. State Soccer tournament begins today, Baseball starts Wednesday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Shorter names Jared Hughes as new Women’s Basketball coach. Rome Braves lose 10-5 to Lakewood. State Tennis tournament updates. State Soccer tournament begins today, Baseball starts Wednesday.

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. SPORTS HEADLINES Shorter University announces the hiring of Jared Hughes as the university’s head women’s basketball coach. Hughes served from 2015-2017 as head girls’ basketball coach at Rome High School, leading the team to be a 2016 AAAAA State Tournament Qualifier for… Continue Reading

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Photo Gallery: Lakewood Downs Rome 10 – 5. Photos by Mills Fitzner

Photo Gallery: Lakewood Downs Rome 10 – 5. Photos by Mills Fitzner

ABOUT THESE PHOTOS: Below please find the latest photos from the Rome Braves courtesy of photographer Mills Fitzner. Please click on each image to make it larger. Mills has been taking photos at State Mutual Stadium since 2008 and has been a season ticket holder since the inaugural year in 2003. Earlier seasons’ photos. Contact him… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports extra: Shorter University names Jared Hughes, former Rome High coach and Berry College assistant, as head Women’s Basketball coach.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports extra: Shorter University names Jared Hughes, former Rome High coach and Berry College assistant, as head Women’s Basketball coach.

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. Shorter University announces the hiring of Jared Hughes as the university’s head women’s basketball coach. Hughes served from 2015-2017 as head girls’ basketball coach at Rome High School, leading the team to be a 2016 AAAAA State Tournament Qualifier for the… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves back home tonight for series against Lakewood. First round of GHSA State Soccer and Baseball tournaments start Tuesday. Second round of GHSA Tennis continues this week.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves back home tonight for series against Lakewood. First round of GHSA State Soccer and Baseball tournaments start Tuesday. Second round of GHSA Tennis continues this week.

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.   BASEBALL Rome Braves were off Sunday. Return home for 3-game series against Lakewood.  Next: At home vs. Lakewood on Monday, Tuesday at 7 p.m. and Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Pictures: Mills Fitzner’s photos from 2008-18, archive Photo gallery: Fireflies take the series,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves win 5-4 over Greenville. First round pairings for GHSA State Baseball, Soccer tournaments. G-Day Game updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves win 5-4 over Greenville. First round pairings for GHSA State Baseball, Soccer tournaments. G-Day Game 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. SPORTS HEADLINES   Georgia’s G-Day Spring Game: The Red Team outlasted the Black Team, 22-17. Click here for analysis from Dawg Nation. BASEBALL Rome Braves take game three from Greenville, 5-4. Media release: The youngest player on the Rome roster carried them to… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves lose 2-0 at Greenville. Positive Athlete names regional winners. GHSA State Tournament updates for soccer, tennis and baseball. G-Day Game today. Berry wraps up spring football.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves lose 2-0 at Greenville. Positive Athlete names regional winners. GHSA State Tournament updates for soccer, tennis and baseball. G-Day Game today. Berry wraps up spring football.

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. SPORTS HEADLINES   Berry Golf update: The Berry College men’s golf team jumped to No. 21 in the latest Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll following a dominant outing at the Rhodes Spring Classic. Berry sits behind Southern Athletic Association (SAA)… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome High athletes make college commitments. Rome Braves fall 4-0 at Greenville. GHSA Baseball region seeds. GHSA Baseball Championship coming to State Mutual Stadium. High school tennis updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome High athletes make college commitments. Rome Braves fall 4-0 at Greenville. GHSA Baseball region seeds. GHSA Baseball Championship coming to State Mutual Stadium. High school tennis 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. SPORTS HEADLINES BASEBALL Rome Braves fall to Greenville, 4-0.  Media release: The Rome Braves opened their three game series against the Greenville Drive with a 4-0 shutout loss Thursday night at Flour Field. Despite more than a dozen at-bats with runners in scoring… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall 2-1; open series in Greenville tonight. Weekly soccer updates.  Terry Smith steps up to serve as Rome High basketball coach.  High school baseball and tennis updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Rome Braves fall 2-1; open series in Greenville tonight. Weekly soccer updates. Terry Smith steps up to serve as Rome High basketball coach. High school baseball and tennis 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. HEADLINES Terry Smith is the new boys basketball coach at Rome High School. He served as assistant coach during the 2018-19 season. He previously was head coach at Crisp County, Peach County, and Bainbridge. He is a native of Adel with a… Continue Reading

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Photo gallery: Fireflies take the series, two games to one, thanks to 2-1 win over Rome Braves. Photos By Mills Fitzner.

Photo gallery: Fireflies take the series, two games to one, thanks to 2-1 win over Rome Braves. Photos By Mills Fitzner.

ABOUT THESE PHOTOS: Below please find the latest photos from the Rome Braves courtesy of photographer Mills Fitzner. Please click on each image to make it larger. Mills has been taking photos at State Mutual Stadium since 2008 and has been a season ticket holder since the inaugural year in 2003. Earlier seasons’ photos. Contact him… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Afternoon delight as Rome Braves beat the Fireflies, 8-1; rematch today at 1 p.m. at State Mutual Stadium.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports. Afternoon delight as Rome Braves beat the Fireflies, 8-1; rematch today at 1 p.m. at State Mutual Stadium.

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.   BASEBALL   Rome Braves score seven in the eighth inning to beat Columbia, 8-1.  Media release: The Rome Braves evened their three game series against the Columbia Fireflies at one game apiece on Tuesday following an 8-1 victory that wasn’t as… Continue Reading

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Photo gallery: Rome Braves swat Columbia 8-1 Tuesday afternoon. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

Photo gallery: Rome Braves swat Columbia 8-1 Tuesday afternoon. Photos by Mills Fitzner.

ABOUT THESE PHOTOS: Below please find the latest photos from the Rome Braves courtesy of photographer Mills Fitzner. Please click on each image to make it larger. Mills has been taking photos at State Mutual Stadium since 2008 and has been a season ticket holder since the inaugural year in 2003. Earlier seasons’ photos. Contact him… Continue Reading

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