Thomaston Times- RSS SPORTS Feed http://thomastontimes.com/section/SPORTS http://thomastontimes.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:38:47 EST 1800 Caudle breaks school record http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152574280/Caudle-breaks-school-record The Upson Lee Knights track and field team recently participated in the Lamar County Track and Field Invitational last week. Upson Lee was one of 12 teams at the event. The Knights finished in third place, and the Lady Knights placed sixth... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 05:20:51 EST Big win for the Wildcats http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152503601/Big-win-for-the-Wildcats Last week the Flint River Academy Wildcats faced off against the Central Fellowship Christian Academy Lancers. It was a beautiful day for baseball, it was St. Patrick's Day, and it seemed like spring had officially begun. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 04:35:52 EST Diamond Knights open 2015 http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152065364/Diamond-Knights-open-2015 Last season Coach Wayne Puckett's Knights finished with a 15-11 record, and lost a chance as the State Playoffs due to a tiebreaker. In that season, the Knights started two freshmen, and several juniors, most of whom are back this... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 03:25:51 EST 1940 E. Thomaston ball club http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152503572/1940-E.-Thomaston-ball-club Do you know the men in this photo? They are the East Thomaston Ball Club, 1940. If so, we want to know. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 04:10:50 EST Upson Lee and Providence join for March Madness http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152574306/Upson-Lee-and-Providence-join-for-March-Madness Wes McCard/The Thomaston Times Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:35:52 EST Knights hold off Huskies http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152503579/Knights-hold-off-Huskies The Upson Lee Knights could easily be 1-0 in region play as they headed into their Region 2 contest against Howard on Friday evening. However, a tough 3-2 loss to Mary Persons on March 10 kept the Knights winless in region play. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 04:15:52 EST FRA struggling with 1-6 record http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152447071/FRA-struggling-with-1-6-record The Flint River Academy Wildcat Baseball Team suffered two defeats and picked up one win last week with all games played at home in Woodbury. The first, on Thursday, March 12 was with The Campus, a team from Peachtree City that FRA has not played... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:55:54 EST More spring time with the Braves http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152574195/More-spring-time-with-the-Braves Last week I took a look at my first few days at Braves' spring training and this week I'll finish up the trip. I got to see five Braves' games on my annual visit and saw interesting things that don't always relate to the game... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:35:51 EST A few days with the Braves http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152447048/A-few-days-with-the-Braves Again this year I had the opportunity to journey to Lake Buena Vista, Florida and spend a few days with the Atlanta Braves at their Champions Stadium spring training site. I have been making this spring training excursion for 20+ years and always... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:55:53 EST ULMS drills Lamar County 17-3 http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152447093/ULMS-drills-Lamar-County-17-3 After starting the season off with a 2-2 record, the ULMS Knights have reeled off four wins in a row, including a 17-3 drubbing over Lamar County on Wednesday. Over the four-game winning streak, the Knights have outscored their opponents... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:55:52 EST Huge win for UL http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152447082/Huge-win-for-UL Last week the Coach Matt Bentley and his Upson Lee Knights soccer team suffered their worst loss of the season, not as far as goal deficit, but in who the loss was against. After handily defeating the Howard Huskies 7-0 at Matthews Field two weeks... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:55:51 EST Wes’ Bracket Madness http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152375356/Wes-Bracket-Madness With sports being a huge factor in my personal life and professional life, the month of March is one of the most exciting times of the year for me. Thu, 19 Mar 2015 03:20:52 EST UL falls to Howard 4-3 http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152375385/UL-falls-to-Howard-4-3 Coach Matt Bentley and his Knights soccer team have been nearly flawless this season, with their only loss coming 2-0 to the region leading Bulldogs from Mary Persons. Wed, 18 Mar 2015 03:40:51 EST All smiles for UL http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152375392/All-smiles-for-UL The Upson Lee Knights baseball team has had its struggles over the last week or so, losing three games in a row, including a 3-2 defeat to Mary Persons in their first region game of the season. Tue, 17 Mar 2015 03:45:51 EST Some great NFL nicknames http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152319448/Some-great-NFL-nicknames I see where former Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston is working to trademark the nickname “Famous” Jameis Winston. I don't have a problem with that. There have been hundreds of great nicknames for NFL players over the years... Mon, 16 Mar 2015 03:55:51 EST Bouncing back from defeat http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152319434/Bouncing-back-from-defeat The Upson Lee Knights soccer team suffered their first loss of the season last week against Mary Persons. After that 2-0 loss, the Knights have outscored their last two opponents 17-0. Sun, 15 Mar 2015 03:50:52 EST UL loses heartbreaker http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152319424/UL-loses-heartbreaker After a tough weekend up above Atlanta where the Knights lost their first two games, Upson Lee looked to bounce back on Tuesday as they traveled to Forsyth to face Mary Persons in their first region game of the season. Sat, 14 Mar 2015 03:45:52 EST State Champions http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152319452/State-Champions Submitted Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:00:52 EST FRA baseball begins http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152191942/FRA-baseball-begins Saturday, February 28, the FRA Wildcat Varsity Baseball Team opened up the season against Trinity Christian in Sharpsburg. It was the Wildcats' first game with Matt Britt as the new head coach. Tue, 10 Mar 2015 03:45:52 EST UL’s Marshall commits to Auburn http://thomastontimes.com/news/sports/152247996/ULs-Marshall-commits-to-Auburn The college and professional basketball seasons are coming down the home stretch, baseball is just now starting up, but football never takes a break. All over the country football fans on every level constantly stay tuned to what their favorite pro or... Mon, 9 Mar 2015 18:00:51 EST