Category: UGA Sports

Simple Swabs Turn Students Into Saviors

When Usha Kaila’s sister was only 5 years old, a severe medical scare showed just how important bone marrow donations can be. “She was getting bruises really easily. We went to the doctor to kinda figure out what that was. And, she was needing blood transfusions, because she had a blood condition where her bone…

Two leading Georgia tacklers available against Florida

The Bulldogs will have their two leading tacklers for this weekend’s game against No. 14 Florida.  The University of Georgia Athletic Association released the following statement today: “After receiving an incident report last week, we determined that neither Roquan Smith nor Natrez Patrick had violated any Athletic Association rules that would require suspension,” UGA Athletic…

Game Day attracts investigators to Athens

University of Georgia game days can be considered fun, but they can also be dangerous. This is what drew the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to Athens. As part of Operation Cross Country X, organized by the FBI, the GBI along with the Athens-Clarke County police department attempted to stop child predators who were willing to…

A Voice From Homecoming Past

Steve Lewis was a student at the University of Georgia in the early 1980s. Today he owns Lightninrv in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Ligqhtninrv allows customers to rent motorhomes, travel-trailers, and pop-up campers   for every event including those Bulldogs’ game days. One of his favorite game days was the homecoming game. He remembers homecoming week as a time to…

UGA Football Preview vs. Ole Miss

Athens, GA– The #12 Georgia Bulldogs (3-0) football team will travel to Oxford, Mississippi this weekend to take on the #23 Ole Miss Rebels (1-2). Coach Kirby Smart said in a press conference on Monday that freshman Jacob Eason will get the start again at quarterback, provided he practices well this week. His 308 yard…

UGA Men’s Golf Finishes Fifth at Franklin American Mortgage Tournament

Franklin, TN–The University of Georgia Men’s Golf team finished competition at the Franklin American Mortgage Intercollegiate Tournament today. Middle Tennessee State University hosted the tournament at The Grove Club in Franklin, Tennessee. The Bulldogs shot a combined 295 in round three to finish at +7, with an overall score of +19. UGA Golfer Spencer Ralston…