Rockdale County Sports

Coverage of Rockdale high school sports, including Heritage High School, Salem High School and Rockdale County High School


Post 77 baseball goes 3-2 in Albany

Though it was a rough end to the weekend, the Rockdale Post 77 American Legion baseball team had a successful stop in Albany.

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Conyers native Ellis closing in on hunting milestone

One state to go for David Ellis.

Farmer fans 7 in loss to Indians

Things got a bit better for Buck Farmer in his second major league start of the season.

Michigan DL Pipkins says he was pressured to retire

Michigan defensive lineman Ondre Pipkins felt pressured by coach Jim Harbaugh and school staff members during a two-month period to take a medical redshirt that would have ended his college football career.

NBA approves sale of Hawks to Ressler group

The NBA Board of Governors unanimously approved the sale of the Atlanta Hawks to an ownership group led by billionaire Tony Ressler.

Virginia on top of college baseball world

1st national title in school history

A lightly-rested starter shook off a rocky first inning and helped his school make history on Wednesday.

Heritage added two new coaches to staff

Heritage High School will have a pair of new head coaches when the athletic season begins in August.

Brady’s appeal hearing to begin Tuesday morning

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s appeal hearing of his four-game suspension for his alleged role in Deflategate will be held at the NFL offices beginning Tuesday morning.

Volleyball camp at Rockdale next week

The top volleyball program in the area is once again holding its annual summer camp.

Rockdale’s Hill Gatorade AOY again

Candace Hill is once again the finest girls track and field athlete in the state.

Hawks to part with Ferry

Head coach Mike Budenholzer will hold a joint title of coach and team president in a shake-up in Atlanta that includes the dismissal of current general manager Danny Ferry.

Former NFL players coming to Conyers for youth camps

For sports fans in the Conyers area pining for some summer football, look no further than a pair of local high schools.

Davis named new Salem boys hoops coach

The Salem boy’s basketball team has a new head man.

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Whimper or roar? Tiger insists he has drive, game to tame Chambers Bay

As Tiger Woods prepares for his 19th U.S. Open this week, the youngest player in the field said his first memory of golf on television was watching Woods pump his fist after winning his last major.

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Blackhawks have core to sustain ‘dynasty’

Joel Quenneville and the Chicago Blackhawks just experienced what the veteran coach called the greatest feeling in the world for the third time in six seasons on Monday, claiming a third Stanley Cup since 2010.


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