Rockdale County Sports

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


Five former area players open NFL training camp

NFL training camps opened this week as hundreds of players hit the field. That includes five former area standouts.

Rockdale Post 77 wins state baseball championship

There’s a new American Legion baseball state champion in Georgia.

Post 32 rolls over Leesburg, sets up battle with Rockdale

Local rivals play Saturday at 1

It’s an all-area winner’s bracket final at the American Legion Georgia state tournament.

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Ashton Hills a top-15 golf course

In an award made all the more special because its customers helped achieve it, Ashton Hills Golf Club in Covington was named the 14th best public golf course in the country based on customer reviews on from April until June of this year.

Post 77 opens state tourney with win over Alpharetta

Rockdale Post 77 built a big early lead, then had to hang on in its American Legion state tournament opener.

State tourney time for pair of local American Legion teams

Asheboro, North Carolina is the destination for six American Legion baseball teams this weekend.

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Jamaica stuns United States in CONCACAF Gold Cup semis at Georgia Dome | PHOTOS

For all but five minutes Wednesday night, the United States outplayed its opponent Jamaica during the CONCACAF Gold Cup Semifinals in the Georgia Dome.

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Women soccer stars to make debut on FIFA video game cover

American World Cup champion Alex Morgan will be one of two women soccer players to score a first by featuring on the front cover of FIFA, the world’s most popular soccer video game, the game’s publisher said on Tuesday.

State tourney begins for Rockdale, Covington legion teams

It’s state tournament time for a pair of local American Legion baseball teams.

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Cleveland next stop for Francis

Former Eastside soccer player Tyrik Francis hopes to start his college career at Truett-McConnell with the same impact he ended his high school career.

Riptides grab 3 medals at long course swim championships

The Rockdale Riptides swim team was represented well at last weekend’s 14-under Long Course State Championships, taking home three medals at the four-day event held at Georgia Tech’s Aquatic Center in Atlanta.

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World youth record for Hill in 200, wins double gold in Cali

The amazing Candace Hill has done it again.

Spieth one back in Open Championship after 66

Jordan Spieth, keeping his Grand Slam hopes alive, shot a 6-under 66 to move within a shot of the lead in the 144th Open Championship as the weather finally calmed on Sunday.

Hill wins gold in Columbia

In a year filled with outstanding achievement on the track, Candace Hill added one more item to her resume: gold medalist.

Candace Hill wins girls national athlete of year

The top girls high school athlete in the entire country resides in Rockdale County.


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