The Rome Braves completed a three game sweep of the Greenville Drive with a 6-1 win last night in Greenville, South Carolina.
The Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres for the second night in a row, 6-1 last night in game three of a four game series at Turner Field. Paul Maholm got the win; he pitched seven innings, giving up five hits and just one run (a solo home run from Logan Forsythe in the top of the third).
NFL pre-season action continues for the Atlanta Falcons tonight as they host the Cincinnati Bengals at the Georgia Dome. The Falcons are in search of their first pre-season win of the year. Kick off is set for 8 pm.
High school football is right around the corner! There are a number of pre-season games on tap as we head in to the weekend. Jim Alred, new media director for the Rome News-Tribune, has the schedule. He says that Calhoun will be at Rome tonight at 7:30 pm. Tomorrow night’s schedule is as follows: Pepperell at Darlington – 7 pm, Armuchee at Sonoraville – 7:30 pm, Cedartown at Coosa – 7:30 pm and Model at North Murray – 7:30 pm.
The second annual Rome Celebrity Dance Challenge is just three days away!