April 28, 2011
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Jonas Dufek threw a five-hitter and Scott Thornburg and Anthony Bemboom had consecutive RBI singles in the seventh inning in Creighton's 2-1 victory over Georgia on Friday in the opening game of the NCAA Corvallis Regional.
STARKVILLE, Miss. — University of Georgia senior Megan Wiggins was named Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division I All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association on Wednesday.
HOOVER, Ala. -- Chase Davidson had two RBIs and three Georgia pitchers combined to contain South Carolina 4-2 Friday night and oust the top-seeded Gamecocks from the Southeastern Conference tournament.
ATHENS — Georgia softball is getting used to this Super Regional routine.
Georgia used a 16-hit attack to defeat Kennesaw State 9-4 Tuesday at Foley Field.
Junior Derek Varnadore pitched a complete game five-hit shutout to lead Auburn to a 3-0 win over Georgia on Saturday.
ATLANTA — Georgia coach Mark Fox received a $400,000 raise and a one-year contract extension on Thursday as a reward for taking the Bulldogs back to the NCAA tournament.
Gwinnett pitchers factored into the win, save and loss Tuesday night at Turner Field. That was good news for Georgia Bulldog hurlers Bryan Benzor and Tyler Maloof. It wasn't so good for Georgia Tech starter Matthew Grimes.
Georgia scored seven two-out runs Saturday to defeat Tennessee 8-6 and even the SEC series at Lindsey Nelson Stadium.
ATHENS -- The Georgia Bulldogs defeated 24th-ranked Mississippi State 4-1 Friday in front of a Foley Field crowd of 2,071.
Norcross grad Tyler Maloof picked up his SEC-best eighth save on Sunday, helping Georgia’s baseball team complete a double-header sweep of LSU with a 3-2 victory. Maloof now ranks third nationally in saves.
Georgia softball standout Brianna Hesson, a North Gwinnett grad, was named the SEC player of the week on Monday.
The Sports Champions of Greater Atlanta will host its eighth annual banquet on April 14 at the Cobb Galleria, with longtime college basketball coach Hugh Durham as the featured speaker. Durham is noted locally for his years with the Georgia Bulldogs.