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Acworth native signs with Georgia Tech

Acworth native signs with Georgia Tech

ATLANTA -- Michael Hines, rated the No. 2 junior golfer in the state of Georgia and 48th nationally in the class of 2012, signed a letter-of-intent to play at Georgia Tech during the recently-completed early signing period, head coach Bruce Heppler announced.

"We are very excited to have Michael join our program," said Heppler. "We feel we have signed the best player in the state for the 5th straight year. [Assistant] Coach [Christian] Newton has done a great job with this. Michael has some great physical skills, and I believe once he gets to use our facilities, his game will really grow.

"Michael has grown up around several of our guys from that area and truly understands the Georgia Tech way. He has embraced our program and our goals. He is a perfect fit."

Marietta native signs with Georgia Tech

Marietta native signs with Georgia Tech

ATLANTA -- Garrett Gordon, ranked No. 2 among 2012 seniors in the state of Georgia and 32nd nationally, signed a letter-of-intent to play tennis at Georgia Tech during the recently-completed early signing period, head coach Kenny Thorne announced Friday.

"I know Garrett is going to have a great college tennis career," said Thorne. "We definitely want our local talent to come to Georgia Tech, and Garrett is definitely a top player in Georgia as well as a top player in the nation. He understands the advantages that Georgia Tech offers combining excellent academics and athletics. He will excel in both which will continue our great tradition of true student-athletes. We are extremely excited to have him as a major part of our program." 

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DEALCHICKEN: $15 for $30 at Uptown Rhodes Race 5K

DEALCHICKEN: $15 for $30 at Uptown Rhodes Race 5K

ATLANTA -- This weekend's DealChicken Atlanta deal will help Metro Atlanta runners strut their stuff in a road race for less.

Take advantage of a half-price entrance fee for the Uptown Rhodes Race 5K -- a $30 value for only $15. The race, which winds through Atlanta's beautiful Ansley Park neighborhood, raises money for the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation, an organization that works to protect and restore important pieces of Georgia's history.

This one-of-a-kind deal also includes a T-shirt and racer's bib, access to the pre-race stretch clinic and plenty of entertainment after the event, including food and music.

Save 50% off 10 Free Plays at My Gym Children's Fitness Center - Buckhead ($70 value)

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Traffic impacted this Sunday due to Atlanta Marathon

Traffic impacted this Sunday due to Atlanta Marathon

 

Expect road closures on Sunday as runners discover Atlanta one mile at a time at the Atlanta Marathon and Marathon Relay on Sunday, October 30, 2011. The 26.2 mile urban course starts and finishes at Atlantic Station taking participants on a tour of Atlanta past well-known Atlanta sites and neighborhoods such as Georgia Tech, Centennial Olympic Park, Georgia Aquarium, Turner Field, Grant Park, Oakland Cemetery, Martin Luther King Center, Piedmont Park, Buckhead and the famous Peachtree Road.

Below are some important resources for spectators and residents / businesses located along the course.

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