Rockdale County Sports

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


Harrow leads GSU past Southern Miss

Ryan Harrow scored 27 points and the Georgia State basketball team celebrated being back on its home court with a 68-55 victory over Southern Miss Sunday at the GSU Sports Arena.

Bulldogs cruise past Seton Hall

Kenny Gaines scored 15 points to lead a balanced effort as the host Bulldogs showed no signs of rust in routing the Pirates.

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Falcons inch closer to NFC South title

They are far from perfect — and, if truth be told, maybe even far from mediocre — but the 6-9 Atlanta Falcons, incredibly, have the NFC South title in their sights with one game left in the season.

Salem girls, Gainesville boys win Saturday matinees

A huge third quarter allowed Gainesville to build a big lead, then the Red Elephants held off Salem, 65-58 in Region 8-AAAAA play Saturday afternoon.

Thompson, Eagles handle Croone’s Paladins

Stephen Croone got the better of Bernard Thompson on the stat sheet, but Thompson and his teammates won the battle on the scoreboard Friday.

GSU hangs on against Umass in holiday tourney

Georgia State had just enough to hold off Massachusetts Friday.

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Hawks visit Houston Saturday

After a very impressive win to begin a challenging three-game road trip, Atlanta meets its next obstacle Saturday in Houston.

Padres reportedly acquiring Justin Upton, Middlebrooks

The San Diego Padres continued to overhaul their roster Friday, reportedly acquiring All-Star outfielder Justin Upton from the Atlanta Braves and working to obtain third baseman Will Middlebrooks from the Boston Red Sox.

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Curry, Warriors squeak past Thunder

Russell Westbrook tried to rally Oklahoma City while its best player was out with an injury, but Stephen Curry and the NBA’s top team were just too much.

Two dozen make Citizen all-area softball team

The softball season was once again filled with memorable individual performances and two-dozen players were selected to all-Citizen teams.

Vandy visits the Flats on Saturday

Vanderbilt visits Georgia Tech Saturday in an ACC-SEC match up at McCamish Pavilion.

Vandy heads to the Flats on Saturday

Vanderbilt and Georgia Tech play Saturday in an ACC-SEC match up at McCamish Pavilion.

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Falcons visit New Orleans in key divisional game

Falcons visit rival Saints Sunday

Hawks return favor in romp over Cavaliers

With memories of a 33-point loss on this floor still fresh in their minds, the Atlanta Hawks returned serve Wednesday with a scintillating shooting performance of their own.

Davis’ career high leads Jackets

ATLANTA - Kaela Davis scored a career-high 33 points, including 6-of-13 shooting from three-point range as the Yellow Jackets defeated Alabama State 77-53 at McCamish Pavilion.


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