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Jimmy Hand Finishes Baseball Career at Northeastern

June 20, 2017 0

MEDIA RELEASE Cedartown native Jimmy Hand (CHS ’13) finished his baseball career at Northeastern University in Boston. Hand hit .313 with 6 home runs for the conference champion Huskies. The senior Marketing major was also […]

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Rome Comeback Falls Short in 8-7 Loss

June 4, 2017 0

MEDIA RELEASE The Braves scored in the first inning when a Kurt Hoekstra RBI groundout made it a 1-0 game. Rome held the lead until the fifth inning, when Ty Moore and Alexis Bastardo both […]

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Rome squeezes out 4-3 victory

June 3, 2017 0

MEDIA RELEASE The Braves notched a run in the second inning when Kurt Hoekstra’s groundout plated Brett Cumberland giving Rome the early 1-0 lead. The Power came back to tie it in the fourth on […]

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Rome Braves fall 3-1 to West Virginia

June 3, 2017 0

MEDIA RELEASE The West Virginia Power defeated the Rome Braves Friday night 3-1 in front of a State Mutual Stadium crowd of 2,495. The Power were the first to scratch the scoreboard in the first […]

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