The Charlton County football team dropped a 48-0 decision to Clinch County last Friday night in Homerville. The 1-8 Indians hope to end the season on a positive note this Friday when they host Lanier County for Senior Night.
Courtney Williams started out with a bang in her first game for the Izmit squad in Turkey. She scored 35 points, eight assists, and seven rebounds to lead her team to victory.
Georgia beat Florida, 24-17, in Jacksonville last Saturday putting them in the driver's seat to claim the SEC East and play in the SEC Championship Game in Atlanta. The win was the third in a row for the Dawgs in the series. Georgia plays Missouri this week while Florida tries to get back on track against Vanderbilt.
The top three teams in the polls, LSU, Alabama, and Ohio State all had the week off while fourth-ranked Clemson wasn't tested at all by Wofford and fifth-ranked Penn State also had a bye, leaving Florida as the only top-ten team to lose over the weekend.
While the polls out now are irrelevant, the first College Playoff Poll comes out Tuesday night to get an idea of what the committee thinks of the top teams thus far.
In one of the strangest World Series ever, the Washington Nationals claimed their first-ever championship after beating the Houston Astros in seven games. What was rare is the home team in every game lost, making it the first time in any major sport to have that happen.
The Jacksonville Jaguars went on the road to London last Sunday to play the Houston Texans, and the offense forgot to show up as they only managed a field goal in the 26-3 loss. The Jaguars turned the ball over four times which certainly didn't help their cause. The loss drops them to 4-5 on the season.
The Atlanta Falcons, who are 1-7 on the season, had a much-needed bye week. Meanwhile, the Miami Dolphins defeated the New York Jets for their first win of the season leaving the Bengals as the only winless team.
After starting the season with two wins, the Atlanta Hawks fell back to their ways of old dropping the next three games. The Philadelphia 76er's are the lone unbeaten team with a 5-0 record.
College basketball gets underway on Tuesday with two big match-ups as top-ranked Michigan State faces second-ranked Kentucky and third-ranked Kansas plays fourth-ranked Duke.
Georgia opens their season up against Western Carolina with some high hopes as highly touted freshman Anthony Edwards makes his debut. Down in Gainesville, the sixth-ranked Gators take on North Florida in their season opener.
At the NASCAR Cup Series race at the Texas Motor Speedway Kevin Harvick won to claim a spot in the final four championship round. He joins Martin Truex, Jr. in the final four with the last two spots to be determined this weekend at Phoenix.