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Gone are the heroes of old

Earlier this week, the Atlanta Braves celebrated their home opener with a loss to the Mets.

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The shocking truth behind an unathletic sports director

 

I have often joked with you all about how profoundly unathletic I am. This was no deception.

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Let me tell you why I hate soccer

Now that I’ve reeled you all in with a great, click-bait title, let me clarify.

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Doing things the right way

Doing things the right way

This week’s unseasonably warm weather, which nobody is complaining about, has some people forgetting what time of year it actually is.

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Winter is coming...again

In case you needed a reminder, it’s winter outside.

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We've got spirit, yes we...maybe do?

Well, folks. That most glorious season of the year is coming to a swift end.

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Win the next one

Something I never tire of hearing coaches say is, "We’re going to go out there and win the next one."

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My very favorite Christmas gift ever

One of my favorite Christmas gifts ever was the year I got a toy lightsaber and a bathrobe.

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Be of good cheer and good sports this year

There was something strange to me about wrestling that I did not know until I attended the tournaments I have been to in the last few weeks. Before every match, the wrestlers have to shake hands with each other. You know what, I like that. I get it. It’s quick, it’s easy, let’s wrestle.

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Confidence can win games for you

One of my favorite sports movies of the last couple decades or so is the often-aired "The Replacements." If you’ve never seen this odd amalgamation of Keanu Reeves, Gene Hackman and football, then you are missing out.

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Let us be thankful for one more thing

Thanksgiving is an excellent time for everyone to be thankful. You know, they probably picked that name for a reason, wouldn’t you say?

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In honor of a great and loyal Dawg

I know much has already been said about this subject and that I am rather late to the party, but I feel like I would be doing this great athlete a disservice if I did not at least attempt to put into words my own appreciation for the great Aaron Murray.

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I dreamed a dream of sports gone by

I have been privileged to witness some exciting sporting events in my short career as the sports editor for the Barrow County News. I have witnessed close calls and quick comebacks. I have seen cool catches and cruel kills (in volleyball). It has been a fun time.

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Bitter rivalry makes winning that much sweeter

Ah, rivalry games, the bread and butter of athletic competition.

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What are the boundaries of sportsmanship?

A few times now I have written about the value of sportsmanship and people when it comes to respecting competition, but what exactly are the boundaries of sportsmanship?

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Sports are people, too

Did you know that football was very nearly outlawed in the state of Georgia? With all the talks of player safety and making the game less violent, and how these discussions are often mocked in current culture, we forget how brutal football was at its inception.

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Listen to them, the children of the night.

What music they make!

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What do a Baptist deacon and your average football fan have in common?

The answer is simple. They’re both angry about what’s going on, and they’re going to fire someone to prove it.

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Sports broadcasters teach us the importance of proper diction

Some people might consider it weak or immature to use a newspaper column as a personal soapbox, but that’s one of the perks of being editor. I get to do with a column whatever I want. So neener neener.

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Winning is no fun when you do it all the time, you know

The wait is finally over. The Atlanta Braves have finally won another division title.

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