ATLANTA BRAVES NO-HIT IN LABOR DAY OUTING WITH PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves found themselves on the unfavorable end of a no-hitter as they fell to the Philadelphia Phillies 7-0 in a Labor Day outing at Turner Field yesterday. Philadelphia starter Cole Hamels and three relievers joined forces to throw the first combined no-hitter in Phillies franchise history. Hamels got the win after rendering the Braves hitless over six innings, walking five and striking out seven. Julio Teheran took the loss for Atlanta; he gave up five runs (two of them earned) and five hits, walked four and struck out three in six and two-third innings.

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS SET TO SHINE TONIGHT FOR AREA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAMS

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in High School Sports, Sports

Friday night lights are set to shine tonight as area high school football teams take the field. This has been designated as Week One by the Georgia High School Association, and for many area teams, it will be their first week of play. A number of others will enter their second week of play as they opened the season during Week Zero last Friday night.