Four teams from the Columbus area qualified for the Georgia High School Association 2019 state duals championships. Here’s how did in last week’s double-elimination competition at the Macon Centreplex.
Marcus Weathers scored 13 of his 19 points in the second half when Duquesne took control, led for all of the final 20 minutes and knocked off the Atlantic 10 Conference's lone unbeaten Saint Louis 77-73.
The women's semifinal between Petra Kvitova and Danielle Collins is being delayed at 4-all in the first set while the retractable roof at Rod Laver Arena is closed as the temperature approaches 100 degrees (38 Celsius).
Nazem Kadri recorded the fifth hat trick of his career and added an assist as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated Washington 6-3 on Wednesday night and dealt the Stanley Cup champion Capitals their seventh straight loss.
Blake Griffin scored 20 of his game-high 37 points in the first quarter, and Reggie Bullock grabbed a loose ball and slammed home a dunk with 14.5 seconds left to lift the Detroit Pistons to a 98-94 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans.
Robert Sanders, the newly announced head football coach at Spencer High School, shared Wednesday that he considers himself a prankster and enjoys creating nicknames for his players. "I try to lighten it up because sports can be difficult," he said.