The Charlton County football team fell to 1-7 on the year after they dropped a 34-7 decision to Telfair County last Friday night. The highlight of the night was an 89-yard touchdown pass from Jaylen King to Randy Nelson, the second longest pass play in Indian history.
Freshman Raykwon Anderson scored on a 67-yard run for Appalachian State Saturday against South Alabama for his first collegiate touchdown. Anderson finished the day with a team-high 99 yards on just four carries. The Mountaineers currently sit atop the Sun Belt Conference with a perfect 7-0 record.
Courtney Williams has moved overseas to play in Turkey after a successful WNBA season. Williams will play for the Izmit team.
Georgia and Florida both had the week off as they prepared for this week's annual showdown in Jacksonville. The sixth-ranked Gators and seventh-ranked Bulldogs will square off with the winner taking the lead in the SEC East and a chance to play for the SEC Championship.
While those two ranked teams had the week off, several ranked teams were upset over the weekend. Leading the way was Kansas State's 48-41 win over fifth-ranked Oklahoma. Other top-ten teams going down were eighth-ranked Notre Dame getting blasted by Michigan, 45-14, and ninth-ranked Auburn, which fell to second-ranked LSU, 23-20.
LSU and Alabama top the polls, depending on which one you look at, while Ohio State, Clemson, and Penn State wrap-up the top five.
The Washington Nationals started out the World Series with two road wins against the Houston Astros and looked to be in command heading home. But the Astros won the next three games in Washington and head back home needing just one win to become world champions.
The Jacksonville Jaguars evened their record at 4-4 after a 29-15 home win against the New York Jets Sunday. Gardner Minshew threw for three touchdowns to lead the Jaguars and put them just a game out of first place in the AFC South.
The Atlanta Falcons fell behind, 24-0, at the half and their second half rally came up short as they lost to the Seattle Seahawks, 27-20. With quarterback Matt Ryan out of action backup quarterback passed for 460 yards, but it wouldn't be enough to keep the Falcons from falling to 1-7 on the season.
The New England Patriots and San Francisco 49er's remained the last two undefeated teams in the NFL while the Cincinnati Bengals and Miami Dolphins are the only teams yet to win a game.
The NBA season is underway, and while it may be early, the Atlanta Hawks are tied atop the Eastern Conference standings with a 2-0 record.
The college basketball preseason rankings are out with Michigan State holding on to the top spot. They are followed by Kentucky, Kansas, Duke, and Louisville.
In the round of eight of the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, the race at Martinsville went to Martin Truex, Jr. He held off William Byron to claim a spot in the Championship round of four. Truex led for all of 36 of the 500 laps in a dominating performance.