Balancing Academics and athletics is a tall task, but it's one that Washington-Wilkes star Jesse Echols excels at. More>>
The do-it-all quarterback and defensive back was the FFN/Carolina Panthers All-CSRA Player of the Year.
The Atlanta Falcons have bulked up along the offensive and defensive lines, signing three players on the first day of free agency. More>>
The San Francisco 49ers have released Butler High School's Carlos Rogers after three seasons, an expected cost-cutting move as the NFL's free agency period begins.
Clemson won the tournament with a 54-hole total of 854. More>>
Braves pitcher Kris Medlen has injured a ligament in his right elbow for the second time in less than four years, and Atlanta says it is too earlier to determine the extent of the damage. More>>
The Pacers are the lone Division II team in the 18-team field. More>>
Pacers hosting regional, GRU Augusta also playing in Aiken.
The freshman pitcher and first baseman will get his first collegiate pitching start on Tuesday as the top ranked Gamecocks host Furman.
COLUMBUS, Ga. (USC-Aiken Sports Information) – The No. 7 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team won its second straight conference tournament title with a 61-59 victory over Montevallo in the Peach Belt Conference Championship Sunday afternoon. The Pacers are now 29-3 on the season. Leading the way for the victors was DeVontae Wright, who was named PBC Tournament MVP. He tallied 18 points, including the game-winning fade-away jumper with 29 seconds remaining to go along wi... More>>
DORAL, Fla. (AP) - Patrick Reed won the Cadillac Championship for this third PGA Tour title in seven months, and this was a big one. Dressed in a red shirt he always wears on Sunday - with Tiger Woods in the group ahead of him - Reed made back-to-back birdies on Nos. 3 and 4 at Doral to pull away early. He played the 18th conservatively and made bogey for an even-par 72 and a one-shot victory over Bubba Watson and Jamie Donaldson of Wales. At 23, Reed became the youngest winner of a World Gol... More>>
The No. 7 University of South Carolina Aiken men’s basketball team defeated Georgia Southwestern by a 78-63 count Saturday evening in the PBC Semifinals.
The Jaguars’ Peach Belt Conference Tournament hopes ended in the semifinals Saturday night in a double-overtime 96-87 loss to the Montevallo Falcons. More>>
The Crusaders won their 2nd straight GISA 1A state boys basketball championship on a busy Saturday for local teams in Macon.
Former Augusta State Jaguar Patrick Reed had a 3-under 69 in tamer conditions Saturday at Doral to take a two-shot lead into a final round that will prominently feature Tiger Woods for the first time this year. More>>
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Paine Sports Information) – The Paine College men’s basketball team lost to Fort Valley 64-61 in a tight semifinals matchup during the 2014 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Basketball Tournament in Birmingham, Ala., on March 7. Both teams started the game sluggishly on the offensive side of the ball with only 14 combined points scored in the first eight minutes of the game. To end the first half, Jordan Warner stole the ball from Fort Valley’s LeRoy Bro... More>>
MACON, GA (WJBF) - Four teams from the CSRA will play for GISA state championships, Saturday at Mercer University. In Friday's Class A girls semifinal, Thomas Jefferson beat Fullington 32-28 to advance to the title game - the Jaguars will face Crisp at Noon on Saturday. In the AA girls semi, Malia Kency and Tiffany Pate led Briarwood to a 69-55 win over Trinity Christian. The Lady Buccaneers will face Westwood for a state championship Saturday at 3:20pm. Briarwood and Thomas Jefferson will j... More>>
COLUMBUS, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars scored a season high in points and set a Peach Belt Conference Tournament record with 35 free-throws attempted in their 99-87 victory over North Georgia in quarterfinal action Friday afternoon in Columbus, Ga. More>>
Marcus Lattimore will be speaking with students, parents and community members at the McCormick County educational complex on Thursday, March 13th. More>>
The University of South Carolina Aiken pushed North Georgia until the final buzzer, but the Pacers were unable to hold onto a late lead, falling 77-68, to the Nighthawks in the Peach Belt Conference quarterfinals. More>>
The Cavaliers won the all-Augusta showdown to earn a spot in the GISA 3A state boys basketball championship game.
Kenny Gaines scored 14 points and Georgia moved closer to locking up a spot in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament, routing Mississippi State 66-45 on Wednesday night. More>>
The Crusaders knocked off Dawson Street 64-43 in the GISA 1A state semifinals Wednesday afternoon at Mercer University in Macon. More>>
After 3 years at the helm, Milan Turner is resigning as head coach of the Thomson Bulldogs football team.
McCormick's Devin Chiles was an all-region athlete who led the Chiefs in receptions and interceptions in 2013. He's also a great student, ranked #1 in his class.
The GRU Augusta Jaguars beat the Paine Lions 9-2 in non-conference action at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Tuesday night for their third consecutive win. More>>
The Paine Lions make their return to division 2 football after an over 50 year absence.
Pacers head coach Vince Alexander was named Peach Belt Conference coach of the year for the 3rd straight year.
No Jaguars or Pacers were named to the first three teams.
Due to inclement weather, Lane College was unable to make it to the 2014 SIAC Basketball Tournament. More>>
Mitchell played at Swainsboro High School before attending Alabama.
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says two returning starters in defensive end Corey Crawford and offensive lineman David Beasley are among four players who'll miss the Tigers' opening game with Georgia for violating team rules. More>>
Coach Steve Spurrier has postponed the start of spring football practice at South Carolina because of cold weather. More>>
Dawn Staley says the depth of the SEC gives her extra pride in South Carolina's first conference title. More>>
Westminster will face rival Augusta Prep in the GISA 3A state boys basketball semifinal Wednesday night in Macon.
Watts receives the coveted honor after leading the SIAC and Division II women's basketball for the entire season in points per game. Watts is averaging 26.7 points per game. More>>
According to the SC Department of Employment and Workforce (DEW), newly-released figures show more South Carolinians were employed by the end of the year (2013) than ever before in the state's history. More>>
SCISA 3A Boys State ChampionshipAugusta Christian 59Cardinal Newman 53 GHSA AA Boys State SemifinalsLaney 58, GACS 66 GHSA AA Girls State SemifinalsLaney 64 Wesleyan 68 GISA AAA Boys State PlayoffsAugusta Prep 63 Heritage 51Westminster 45 Westfield 39 GISA A Boys State PlayoffsCurtis Baptist 67Georgia Christian 48 More>>
AIKEN - On Friday, Wofford senior Maggie Bosley was soaking up every bit of human interaction she could get. Truth is she hasn't had much in the past two months, outside of her parents Scott and Jamie. But Friday was her first excursion in weeks - and she was in for a long night of hugs, and well wishes. For the past two months, Bosley has been battling Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome (HUS) Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP). This disease is “characterized by abnormalities (chiefly blood clots) that ... More>>
The Lions boys basketball team won in the state semifinals 63-45 Friday night.
Grayson Greiner had a grand slam and five RBIs as South Carolina rallied past Clemson for a 9-6 victory Friday night to continue their dominance in the state rivalry. More>>
Head coach Kevin Hunt has resigned after 2 seasons and just 2 wins.
Thursday night's state basketball playoff scores involving CSRA teams.
No. 4/5 South Carolina secured sole possession of the program’s first SEC regular-season title Thursday night in a 67-56 victory over Georgia in front of a season-high crowd of 12,458. More>>
The USC Aiken women's soccer team is hosting benefit games to support Aiken native Maggie Bosley in her fight against a life-threatening bacteria.
The Pacers overcame a 20-point first half deficit to record an 82-73 victory at GRU Augusta Wednesday evening, clinching the Peach Belt Conference regular-season title outright. More>>
After falling behind by eight with just 9:16 to play, the USC Aiken women's basketball team used a 25-12 run to secure a 60-55 victory at GRU Augusta Wednesday evening in a Peach Belt Conference contest. More>>
We've got scores, plus highlights of Greenbrier and Midland Valley.
High schoolers in the CSRA are getting ready for prom season, and a local law firm is looking to ease the cost of the pricey tradition for some young ladies in need.
Jefferson County softball standout Alannah Long is this week's WJBF Scholar Athlete Award winner.
GRU Augusta finished sixth overall at the Hayt Collegiate Invitational at Sawgrass Country Club on Tuesday afternoon with Viktor Edin and Jake Marriott ending both tied for ninth to pace the Jaguars in the 15-team field. More>>
The Glenn Hills, WACO, Swainsboro, and Aquinas boys were victorious Tuesday night.
The team with the great nickname has made school history making it to the 3rd round of the SCHSL boys basketball playoffs.
With spring practice right around the corner for Paine College football, the coaching staff has added to their initial list of signees. More>>
The Greenbrier, Cross Creek, WACO, and Laney girls, and the Laney boys were all victorious in GHSA 2nd round action Monday night.
Former University of South Carolina Aiken women's basketball standout Meredith Legg Stapleton has died after a long battle with cancer. More>>
RALEIGH, N.C. – Senior India Kornegay threw an unbelievable perfect game, striking out all 18 batters in a 10-0 victory against Paine. The University of South Carolina Aiken continued on the winning path, knocking off Mansfield 4-0 and Barton 3-0 Saturday on the first day of the Shaw Tournament. The Pacers are now 9-2 on the season. In the first game, USC Aiken won by a 10-0 count. Kornegay's perfection had 17 batters swinging while one struck out looking. For the game, Samantha Chubb went... More>>
FLORENCE, S.C. – The Francis Marion Patriots lead by as much 19 to upset the visiting GRU Augusta Jaguars and take a 94-86 Peach Belt Conference final Saturday afternoon in the Smith University Center. The Jaguars (21-5, 14-3) were led by freshman Keshun Sherrill’s career-high 22 points. The youngest Sherrill brother shot 7-of-16 from the floor and made six of his seven free throws. Three other Jags reached double-figure points with senior Ryan Weems tallying 14 and sophomore Devon Wright-... More>>
We've got highlights of their games plus other GHSA state basketball playoff scores.
One slick goal and 60 minutes of stifling defensive hockey kept the Canadians firmly on top of the U.S. and moved them to the brink of gold again. More>>
We'll be updating this story throughout the night with scores from the SCHSL playoffs and GISA region tournament action., and we'll have highlights on WJBF at 11.
The GRU August men's basketball coach has a daughter that now plays for Grovetown High School.
The Atlanta Braves and shortstop Andrelton Simmons have agreed on a $58 million, seven-year contract, a record deal for the latest young star locked up by the NL East champions. More>>
We've got lots of local teams in the mix, and we've got the links to all the brackets.
We've got highlights from North Augusta and the region tournament championship games at Butler.
The No. 10 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team registered an 81-76 victory over Georgia Southwestern in a huge Peach Belt Conference contest Wednesday evening. More>>
The University of South Carolina Aiken women's basketball team notched a 78-70 win over visiting Georgia Southwestern Wednesday night in a Peach Belt Conference contest. More>>
The Jaguars blew open a close second-half game at Lander to shoot 60 percent from the field and runaway with an 80-63 Peach Belt Conference victory in Horne Arena. More>>
The Jaguars let a halftime lead expire at Lander on Wednesday night to drop a Peach Belt Conference game 71-57 after the Bearcats went on a 15-0 run in the second for the comeback win in Horne Arena More>>
New head coach Jack O'Keefe says he's brought more structure to Jags' practices as he hopes to get them playing at a high level again.
This fall, the Augusta Prep cross country team nearly won a state championship, finishing runner-up. A big reason why, senior Jodie Holodak. More>>
The Greenbrier girls basketball team won their first region title since 2007. We've got highlights of that game and more scores from around the CSRA.
The No. 2 University of South Carolina Aiken men’s golf team earned a one-shot victory at the Wexford Plantation Tuesday afternoon.
The University of South Carolina Aiken men’s basketball team climbed two spots to No. 10 in the latest NABC/Division II rankings, which were released Tuesday afternoon. More>>
Georgia junior defensive back Josh Harvey-Clemons has been dismissed from the team for violation of team rule. More>>
After 8 years at North Augusta High School, Dan Pippin is leaving to be the new head football coach and athletic director at Greenwood High School.
All the region tournament scores and the upcoming schedule as well.
The University of South Carolina Aiken, ranked No. 12 in the latest national poll, jumped on top of Flagler early and never looked back en route to an 83-58 victory over the Saints. More>>
The University of South Carolina Aiken women's basketball team led by 14 at halftime en route to a 62-52 victory over visiting Flagler Monday evening in a Peach Belt Conference contest. More>>
The No. 2 University of South Carolina Aiken men’s golf team leads the Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate by six strokes after the first day of competition.
The Paine College basketball teams again went 1-1 against Claflin. Paine hosted Claflin on Feb. 17 with the men’s team securing the win and the Lady Lions falling this time around. More>>
The junior safety is now rated a 5-star prospect by national recruiting website rivals.com.
The Jaguar women’s golf team jumped up two spots in the second round of the Lady Puerto Rico Classic to take second place behind No. 8 Arkansas after GRU Augusta senior Casey Kennedy shot a 4-under 69 on Monday morning on the Rio Mar Country Club River course. More>>
The University of South Carolina Aiken invites the community to join their faculty, staff, and students as they attempt to break a world record for most participants in a single game of basketball Knock-Out! More>>
Sherrill was rock-solid in a pair of wins for the Jaguars, averaging 13.5 points and 5.5 rebounds per game.
This week's ice storm has caused damage all across the CSRA, and one of Augusta's most famous landmarks was not immune from the damage. More>>
AUGUSTA, Ga. – After trailing the majority of the game, the Jaguars took a one-bucket lead off senior KJ Sherrill’s one-handed floater under 30 seconds to hold off Columbus State Sunday afternoon for a 74-72 Peach Belt Conference victory in Christenberry Fieldhouse. CSU’s (12-10, 6-9) Kenney Funderburk started the day with a slam dunk off an assist from the opening tipoff. The Cougars went ahead, but GRU (20-4, 13-2) freshman Keshun Sherrill hit his first of three 3-pointers in the first h... More>>
We've got the updated schedules for the GHSA region basketball tournaments involving area teams.
The GHSA Traditional State Wrestling Championship will be completed at multiple sites February 21st and 22nd.
The GHSA announced that the start of the state basketball playoffs has been pushed back again to allow more time to complete region games.
The start of the SCHSL state basketball playoffs has been pushed back due to the lasting effects of the ice/snow storm to hit the region.
The continues issues in the aftermath of the massive winter storm that hit the CSRA have caused some local regional tournaments to be pushed back again. More>>
Due to the inclement weather, there are several changes for the upcoming USC Aiken events for multiple teams. More>>
The GRU Augusta Peach Belt Conference basketball doubleheader with Columbus State has been moved from tonight to Sunday, Feb. 15 for 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. games in Christenberry Fieldhouse, due to the freezing rain and dangerous traveling conditions. More>>
Augusta National was not immune to the ice storm that hit Augusta on Wednesday.
The GHSA Office has extended the final date to complete the region tournaments through Wednesday, February 19. More>>
The GHSA State Wrestling Championship Tournament scheduled for the Gwinnett Arena has been postponed until the weekend of February 21 & 22. More>>
Due to the winter weather, the region basketball tournament at Greenbrier has been pushed back another day.
Due to inclement weather, the Paine College men's and women's basketball games against Clark Atlanta originally scheduled to be played in Atlanta on Feb. 13 have been postponed.
Due to the impending inclement weather, the USC Aiken men’s and women’s basketball doubleheader against Flagler scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 13 at 5:30/7:30 p.m., has been postponed until Monday, Feb. 17 at 5:30/7:30 p.m. More>>
After consulting with the Southeastern Conference it has been determined that the men's basketball game between the University of South Carolina and Vanderbilt University, scheduled for tonight has been postponed until Thursday due to wintery weather across the state of South Carolina. More>>
Augusta National Golf Club is feeling the effects from the ice storm that is hitting the CSRA. WJBF News Channel 6 Anchor Chris Kane reports from Magnolia Lane. More>>
GHSA region basketball tournament action mostly went on as scheduled Tuesday in Georgia. Click on the story for area scores.
Congratulations to local football standout Leon McQuaker. The Josey senior signed his national letter of intent Tuesday to attend Fort Valley State University in Fort Valley, Georgia. More>>
This week's WJBF Scholar Athlete Award winner, Hephzibah's Josh Savage, nearly had to give up the athlete part. More>>
Click on the story a list of all the rescheduled games via the South Carolina High School League.