78 results for tag: tennis

Legendary Warner Robins football coach dies

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Richard Fendley, former head football coach at Warner Robins High School and defensive coordinator on two of the school’s national champion teams, died Sunday. He was 77. Fendley was head coach and athletics director at Warner Robins High for ... More

Funeral for legendary Warner Robins football coach is Wednesday

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Richard Fendley, former head football coach at Warner Robins High School and defensive coordinator on two of the school’s national champion teams, died Sunday. He was 77. Fendley was head coach and athletics director at Warner Robins High for ... More

GOTW: Dublin at Dodge County

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Every Thursday, Class AA blogger Adam Krohn will preview a game of the week (GOTW). Dublin Fighting Irish at Dodge County Indians When, where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Memorial Stadium, Eastman Records, rankings: Dublin is 4-2 ... More

GHSA moves tennis finals to new 60-court facility in Rome

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The high school state tennis championships, held in Clayton County the past 10 years, are moving to the new 60-court Rome Tennis Center at Berry College, the GHSA announced Wednesday. All 16 boys and girls state finals will be ... More

Top games: Arabia-Miller renew rivalry … Whitewater takes on Starr’s Mill

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Miller Grove’s Caleb Tanner (Photo – Mark Brock) There will be a definite playoff feeling in the air at Hallford Stadium on Friday when rivals Arabia Mountain and Miller Grove meet in an important Region 5 game. “They ... More

Preseason high school football poll for the 2017 season is out

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here The Georgia Sports Writers Association preseason football poll was released Wednesday morning, and there are several area teams included. In Class 6A, Northside is ranked third, while Houston County received five votes. In Class 5A, Jones ... More

Tennis center to get USTA grant

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here The United States Tennis Association announced July 10, through its USTA Facility Assistance Program, that it has awarded a $10,000 grant to Peachtree City Tennis Center. The grant will be used for the resurfacing of six existing 78-foot indoor ... More

Working to find the words

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here In August of 2016, Rick Davison, the director of junior and youth competition for the United States Tennis Association, had multiple strokes. He started working with Jennifer Douglas, a speech pathologist, while he was a patient at Piedmont Fayette ... More

State championships and close calls, Middle Georgia’s best of 2016-17

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here As we finished off the All-Middle Georgia individual honors for the 2016-17 school year last week, we wanted to look back at the top teams from the area for the past school year. It was a terrific year for teams in Middle Georgia with several ... More

Junior tennis camp runs all summer

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Peachtree City Tennis Center is hosting Junior Tennis Camp throughout the summer for players 6-12 years of age. Each camp is a half-day session, either 9 a.m-1 p.m. or 1-5 p.m. Both options are offered June 26-30 as well as the final week of camp ... More