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Snow can’t stop United Scoring Avalanche

Snow can’t stop United Scoring Avalanche

| March 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

MINNEAPOLIS—Atlanta United earned its first win in club history by defeating Minnesota United, 6-1, in a battle of expansion teams at TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday. On a cold, blustery day with a steady snowfall throughout the match, Designated Players Josef Martinez and Miguel Almiron combined to score five goals with Martinez’s hat-trick leading the […]

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Atlanta United looks for First Points away to Minnesota United

Atlanta United looks for First Points away to Minnesota United

| March 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

ATLANTA  – Atlanta United will look for the club’s first points of the season this weekend when they leave the friendly confines of Bobby Dodd Stadium to head to a cold Minneapolis to square off against fellow MLS newcomer, Minnesota United. Sunday night, Atlanta United will meet fellow 2017 MLS expansion team Minnesota United FC for […]

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Despite early goal, Atlanta United fall to Red Bulls in Opener

Despite early goal, Atlanta United fall to Red Bulls in Opener

| March 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

ATLANTA —Atlanta United fell in its inaugural match 2-1 to New York Red Bulls in front of a sold-out crowd at Bobby Dodd Stadium. Yamil Asad scored the first goal in club history in the 25th minute to give Atlanta a one-goal lead. After Atlanta carried a 1-0 advantage into the half, the Red Bulls […]

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Bobby Jones’ Legacy lives on at Emory

Bobby Jones’ Legacy lives on at Emory

| March 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chip Harp, Sports Feature Writer ATLANTA — No one in the history of the ancient game of golf has had a greater positive impact on the game than Georgia’s own Bobby Jones.  His record of major tournament victories, including his “Grand Slam” of 4 majors in the same year, all as an amateur, will stand […]

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Atlanta United FC kicks off MLS Season Sunday

Atlanta United FC kicks off MLS Season Sunday

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

ATLANTA — In what many believe has been a long time coming, Major League Soccer is about to have a new home in Georgia.  And, in a very big way. Thanks to the ownership and support of Atlanta Falcons’ owner and former Home Depot founder Arthur Blank, Georgia soccer fans will finally have their own […]

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Braves partner with Ryan Seacrest Foundation, Childrens Healthcare

Braves partner with Ryan Seacrest Foundation, Childrens Healthcare

| February 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves have announced a new partnership with The Ryan Seacrest Foundation (RSF) that will create an ongoing collaboration between both organizations to support the Foundation’s work with children’s hospitals throughout the country, including Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. The Braves plan to integrate the foundation’s good works and programs into various elements […]

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Wildcat Boys Soccer Draws with Thomasville

Wildcat Boys Soccer Draws with Thomasville

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

THOMASVILLE — Inexperience showed Thursday night in Thomasville as the Wildcat boys soccer team tied Thomasville High 4-4. A commanding first half for Valdosta started in the 1st minute with a goal neatly placed in the top left corner by Jose Deleon. The cats added three more by halftime and entered the break high on confidence. […]

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Hernandez leads Wildcats Soccer past Thomas Central

Hernandez leads Wildcats Soccer past Thomas Central

| February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA — The Valdosta Wildcat boys soccer team took on Thomas County Central at Bazemore Hyder Stadium Tuesday night, earning a 1-0 win. The match started off with both teams struggling to find possession, with few chances made by either team.  The first half eventually ended goalless. The second half kicked off with much more intensity […]

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Wildcat Soccer to face Thomas Central at Bazemore Hyder

Wildcat Soccer to face Thomas Central at Bazemore Hyder

| February 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA –  The Valdosta High School boys varsity soccer team begins a busy schedule this week at they take on 3 local rivals. Tuesday night the Wildcats host Thomas County Central at Bazemore Hyder Stadium.  Thursday they travel to Thomasville to face the Bulldogs, while Friday they play Colquitt County. After a win in their scrimmage […]

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Georgia-based Panoz looks to return to GT Racing

Georgia-based Panoz looks to return to GT Racing

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

MILNER NAMED PANOZ MANAGER; LOOKS TO GT4 EFFORT WITH NEW AVEZZANO BRASELTON – Tom Milner, motorsports veteran and team owner with more than 40 years of top-level auto racing experience, has been named manager, Panoz Racing. Milner oversees all motorsports efforts for the Georgia-based Panoz sports car brand. Milner is spearheading Panoz Racing’s development of […]

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