It’s time for Friday Night Lights as area high school football teams take the field for week one of the 2016 season.
The Atlanta Falcons lost to the Miami Dolphins 17-6 at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida on Thursday night, marking the Falcons’ first pre-season loss of the year. The Dirty Birds will wrap up the NFL pre-season next Thursday night at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta versus the Jacksonville Jaguars.
The Atlanta Braves beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 on Thursday night in the finale of a four game set in Phoenix, Arizona, resulting in an even 2-2 split in the series.
The Rome Braves defeated the Kannapolis Intimidators 2-1 in 10 innings in the finale of a three game series at State Mutual Stadium on Thursday night, marking the Braves’ eighth straight win. The Braves will welcome the Augusta Greenjackets to Rome for a three-game set over the weekend; tonight’s series opener is slated to get underway at 7 pm.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-9 in 11 innings on Wednesday night in game three of a four game series at Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona.