Category Archives: Sports

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Update: No change in high school rankings — Rockmart no. 1 in 2A; Cartersville no. 3 in 4A; Darlington, no. 4 in A Private; Rome no. 6 in 5A. Colleges: Georgia holds at no. 10 in AP Top 25; big three — Alabama, LSU and Ohio State.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Update: No change in high school rankings — Rockmart no. 1 in 2A; Cartersville no. 3 in 4A; Darlington, no. 4 in A Private; Rome no. 6 in 5A. Colleges: Georgia holds at no. 10 in AP Top 25; big three — Alabama, LSU and Ohio State.

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 rankings: According to the AJC: 5A: Rome, now 6-2, holds at no. 6. 4A: Cartersville, 8-0, remains no. 2. 2A: Rockmart remains no. 1 with a 7-0 record. 1A Private: Darlington, also 7-0, remains no. 4. Coming… Continue Reading

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Changes ahead for Rome Braves? Major League Baseball in negotations with minor league to “reorganize elements of system” according to ESPN report.

Changes ahead for Rome Braves? Major League Baseball in negotations with minor league to “reorganize elements of system” according to ESPN report.

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. Major League Baseball (MLB) is in negotiations with its minor league teams to “reorganize elements of the system” that could reduce the number of affiliated teams from 160 to 120, according to an ESPN report. The current agreement between Major League Baseball… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry and Shorter both suffer losses on Saturday. Unity wins region title. High school volleyball updates. Falcons host Rams. Atlanta United gets win.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry and Shorter both suffer losses on Saturday. Unity wins region title. High school volleyball updates. Falcons host Rams. Atlanta United gets win.

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.   Berry Vikings upset in first loss of season, 28-15, at Birmingham-Southern. Game release: The No. 7 Berry College football team allowed an uncharacteristic 315 rushing yards on Saturday night, as the Vikings dropped their first game of the season 28-15… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry falls at BSU. Shorter falls 7-0 to North Greenville. High School football scoreboard. High school volleyball updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry falls at BSU. Shorter falls 7-0 to North Greenville. High School football scoreboard. High school volleyball 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.     TODAY’S COLLEGE FOOTBALL Berry Vikings:  Vikings fall to Birmingham-Southern, 28-15. Next Saturday: At home vs. Rhodes, 2 p.m. Vikings Shorter Hawks fall at home to North Greenville, 7-0. Next Saturday: At Mississippi, 4 p.m. Hawks Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets top Miami, 28-21. Jackets… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High School Football Scoreboard: Big wins for Rome, Model, Darlington, Rockmart, Cartersville, Calhoun, Gordon Central and Sonoraville

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High School Football Scoreboard: Big wins for Rome, Model, Darlington, Rockmart, Cartersville, Calhoun, Gordon Central and Sonoraville

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 SCOREBOARD Tonight’s games: FINAL: Pepperell falls at Rockmart, 34-17. FINAL: Model tops Chattooga, 12-6. FINAL: Darlington over Trion, 38-6. FINAL: Rome beats Paulding County, 51-14. FINAL: Armuchee falls at Gordon Central, 41-7. FINAL: Coosa loses to Dade… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: A little cooler for tonight’s game; Shorter-N. Greenville might see some rain, gusts on Saturday. Weekend football schedules; John McClellan’s picks.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: A little cooler for tonight’s game; Shorter-N. Greenville might see some rain, gusts on Saturday. Weekend football schedules; John McClellan’s picks.

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.   Weekend football weather: Friday night should be fine with a kickoff forecast of 65 degrees and a 6-mph wind. Saturday, rain and gusts of 15-mph could be a factor in Shorter’s homecoming celebration. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL John McClellan’s high school… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Weekly soccer update. Friday, Saturday high school football schedule. State volleyball match-ups. Tryouts set for Floyd County swimmers.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Weekly soccer update. Friday, Saturday high school football schedule. State volleyball match-ups. Tryouts set for Floyd County swimmers.

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.   SOCCER The YMCA Arsenal Rome Select soccer teams posted a 5-4 record this weekend but kept a strong 31-23-2 record for the season. The G’07 C-West beat Cobb Strikers Blue 5-0 on Saturday then lost Sunday in Hampton to 3rd place… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry Vikings hold at no. 7 in coaches football rankings. State playoff volleyball pairings; games Saturday. Atlanta United at home Saturday to open MLS playoffs. High school football updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry Vikings hold at no. 7 in coaches football rankings. State playoff volleyball pairings; games Saturday. Atlanta United at home Saturday to open MLS playoffs. High school football 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.   Berry no. 7 in latest coaches poll: The latest American Football Coaches Association rankings for D3 teams are out and the Berry Vikings remained at no. 7. In the D3 rankings released earlier this week, Berry rose from eighth to seventh… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Honors for Shorter, Berry football players from Saturday’s games. High school football notes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Honors for Shorter, Berry football players from Saturday’s games. High school football notes.

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 Inside linebacker Xavier Robinson of the Shorter Hawks named Gulf South Conference freshman of the week with nine tackles and one sack in Saturday’s game vs. West Alabama. Robinson leads the Hawks with 45 tackles so far this… Continue Reading

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John McClellan: Friday’s big games include Rockmart-Pepperell; Cartersville-Sandy Creek; Chattooga-Model. Unity plays Saturday.

John McClellan: Friday’s big games include Rockmart-Pepperell; Cartersville-Sandy Creek; Chattooga-Model. Unity plays 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.   By John McClellan For Hometown Headlines The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes and Unity Christian School Lions kept their unbeaten records alive with big wins on Friday night in a relatively light weekend of high school action. The Rome Wolves shut out… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: John McClellan’s high school picks. Primetime TV for Cartersville Friday night. Falcons’ rally comes up short. High school, college ranks. Berry no. 7 in latest D3 poll.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: John McClellan’s high school picks. Primetime TV for Cartersville Friday night. Falcons’ rally comes up short. High school, college ranks. Berry no. 7 in latest D3 poll.

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 John McClellan’s high school picks: Friday’s big games include Rockmart-Pepperell; Cartersville-Sandy Creek; Chattooga-Model. Unity plays Saturday.  McClellan High school rankings: Rome rises to no. 6 in 5A; Rockmart holds no. 1 in 2A. Cartersville remains no. 2 in… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Update: Rome rises to no. 6 in 5A; Rockmart holds no. 1 in 2A. Cartersville remains no. 2 in 4A; Darlington no. 4 in A Private. Berry no. 7 in latest D3 football poll. Georgia slips to no. 10 in AP Top 25.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Update: Rome rises to no. 6 in 5A; Rockmart holds no. 1 in 2A. Cartersville remains no. 2 in 4A; Darlington no. 4 in A Private. Berry no. 7 in latest D3 football poll. Georgia slips to no. 10 in AP Top 25.

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 rankings: According to the AJC: 5A: Rome, now 5-2, rises one spot to no. 6. 4A: Cartersville, 7-0, holds at no. 2. 2A: Rockmart remains no. 1 with a 6-0 record. 1A Private: Darlington, also 6-0, remains… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry gets another win, now 6-0 on season. Shorter falls to West Alabama. High school volleyball updates. Georgia stunned by South Carolina. Falcons at Arizona, 4 p.m.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry gets another win, now 6-0 on season. Shorter falls to West Alabama. High school volleyball updates. Georgia stunned by South Carolina. Falcons at Arizona, 4 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.   Berry College Vikings defeat Hendrix 27-9. Game release: The No. 7 Berry College football team collected six sacks and allowed just 32 rushing yards to preserve its unbeaten record on Saturday, defeating previously undefeated Hendrix College 27-9. The Vikings improve to… Continue Reading

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Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry beats Hendrix. Shorter falls on road. High school football scores: Big wins for Rome, Unity, Cartersville, Calhoun and Cedartown.

Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry beats Hendrix. Shorter falls on road. High school football scores: Big wins for Rome, Unity, Cartersville, Calhoun and Cedartown.

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.   LOCAL. STATE COLLEGE FOOTBALL Berry College Vikings: Berry beats Hendrix, 27-9.  Vikings Shorter Hawks. Shorter falls on road at West Alabama, 41-0. Hawks Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets go down at Duke, 41-23.  Jackets Georgia Bulldogs. Lost in 2OT to South Carolina, 20-17. Bulldogs HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High School Football Scoreboard: Big wins for Rome, Unity, Cartersville, Calhoun and Cedartown.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High School Football Scoreboard: Big wins for Rome, Unity, Cartersville, Calhoun and Cedartown.

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 Tonight’s scores: FINAL: Rome beats East Paulding, 45-0. FINAL: Unity Christian School wins at Harvester Christian Academy, 46-12. FINAL: Adairsville falls at Calhoun, 39-14. FINAL: Cartersville beats LaGrange, 45-2. FINAL: Hiram tops Cass, 31-0. FINAL: Woodland… Continue Reading

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