PARIS — Novak Djokovic’s backhand clipped the net and landed wide, so he shook his head. That was it.
Five area high school football teams appear in this week's prep media poll, which was released Tuesday afternoon.
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney acknowledges how edgy he gets waiting for COVID-19 test results to come back for the top-ranked Tigers.
Defenseman Ryan McDonagh was preparing to answer one last question regarding the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Stanley Cup championship when teammates Nikita Kucherov and Alex Killorn crashed the room…
Aiken High School announced revisions to its 2020 varsity football schedule after a majority of the school's varsity players were placed into quarantine as precautionary measures against coron…
All those wily, old veterans couldn't get the Dallas Stars another Stanley Cup championship.
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The joyful yells from the bench could be heard in the empty arena in the final seconds and the roar from players when Commissioner Gary Bettman called for Steven Stamk…
PARIS — No matter how much success they've had over the years, and to this day, Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal both profess to deal with doubts.
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Falcons returned to work Monday, trying to convey a sense of normalcy in a season that has quickly flown off the rails.
LAS VEGAS — The racing bug hit the Busch family long before the NASCAR champion brothers were born. Their father attended the first Daytona 500 in 1959 with his parents, and later, while worki…
Track announcer Dave Rodman emceed with a mask covering his face, while stakes coordinator Coley Blind and racing secretary Jillian Tullock pulled the pills to determine the post positions.
LAS VEGAS — Luck finally fell Kurt Busch's way at his home track, where he pulled out an upset Sunday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway to sneak his way into the third round of the NASCAR Cup …
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — LeBron James vs. the Heat.
ATLANTA — Jackie Bradley Jr. homered and made a leaping catch as the last-place Boston Red Sox won their final game under manager Ron Roenicke, beating the playoff-bound Atlanta Braves 9-1 Sunday.
BEARS 30, FALCONS 26
PANTHERS 21, CHARGERS 16
South Carolina hosted No. 16 Tennessee on Saturday.
ATLANTA — Rookie right-hander Tanner Houck struck out 10 in another dominant performance, Christian Vazquez capped a big inning with a grand slam, and the Boston Red Sox routed the Atlanta Bra…
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Stetson Bennett transferred away from Georgia after a freshman year spent far down the depth chart. Back then, in early 2018, he didn’t think he’d ever get a chance to lea…
It could happen anywhere in town.
Serena Williams won her first Grand Slam title at age 17 and now that she’s pushing 40, she’s still making it to the late stages of major tournaments.
LAS VEGAS — Kyle Busch is in a terrible slump, winless this Cup season and his 15-year streak of at least one victory a year in danger.
Jim Bob Bryant's troops got off to a strong start Sept. 25, as North Augusta High School's new football coach watched the Yellow Jackets jump out to a 14-0 lead in the first quarter. The visit…
ATLANTA — Freddie Freeman hit a two-run homer to lead off the 11th inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Boston Red Sox 8-7 on Friday night to clinch the No. 2 seed in the National League playoffs.
GRANITEVILLE — Second-year Midland Valley head football coach Kenny Freeman can see the signs of progress.
NORTH AUGUSTA — Blythewood scored a touchdown with 1:57 to go in the fourth quarter to lead the Bengals to a 27-24 win over North Augusta in Friday's season opener.
The city's high school football rivalry between Aiken and South Aiken has been postponed again, this time due to a presumed positive COVID-19 student case.
PARIS — With only one week separating the end of one and the start of the other, the Tour de France and the French Open were shaping up as a double bill of sports entertainment, with masked bu…
ATLANTA (AP) — Pablo López delivered big in a must-win situation, even after a long rain delay gave the right-hander and the Miami Marlins more time to think about what was at stake.
BARNWELL 54, EDISTO 0
AIKEN 3, SOUTH AIKEN 1
High school football is here, and despite possible bad weather Friday night, football will be played in Aiken County this weekend.
Airport at Midland Valley
INGLEWOOD, Calif. — Justin Herbert has had an entire week instead of just a couple minutes to prepare for his second NFL start.
PARIS — Rafael Nadal will begin his bid for a record-extending 13th French Open title against Egor Gerasimov in the first round, while Serena Williams starts her attempt for a record-equaling …
The Friday evening football season opener between Aiken High School and South Aiken High School has been postponed, according to the Aiken High School booster club.
ATLANTA — Let's see if the Atlanta Falcons can put another nightmarish loss behind them.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — A nearly month-long postponement to the start of college football in the Southeastern Conference may feel different, but it won’t look much different.
ATLANTA — Max Fried sat glumly in the dugout after the first inning, pondering another potential blow to the Atlanta Braves' beleaguered rotation with the NL playoffs just a week away.
Victoria Colon-LaBorde, Anthony DeFillips and their teammates led the way to a lopsided win for Aiken High School's cross-country program Wednesday afternoon, in a four-way meet with North Aug…
ATLANTA — NL Cy Young Award contender Max Fried lasted just one inning in his final start of the regular season, leaving a game against the Miami Marlins after tweaking his ankle fielding a bu…
South Aiken's girls' tennis team remained unbeaten and wrapped up a season sweep of rival Aiken on Wednesday at Weeks Tennis Center.
CHICAGO — Gale Sayers, the dazzling and elusive running back who entered the Pro Football Hall of Fame despite the briefest of careers and whose fame extended far beyond the field for decades …
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Alabama is the media favorite to win the Southeastern Conference title while Florida is the pick to win the Eastern Division.
Both games are scheduled to start at 7 p.m.
ATLANTA (AP) — After clinching their third straight NL East title, the Atlanta Braves set their sights on ended a much longer streak.
1. How long could this season possibly last?
Kirby Smart gives much credit to first-year Arkansas coach Sam Pittman for helping to make No. 4 Georgia an annual contender for the Southeastern Conference championship.
The high school football season's first prep media poll was released Tuesday afternoon, and several area teams are ranked heading into Friday's season openers.