Ashley Brown, Sports Columnist

Sports Columnist - Ashley, or “A.B.” as he is known, was born and raised in the Augusta Area, graduating from Lakeside High School in 1989. Ten years later, he was invited back to give the Commencement Address at the School’s Graduation Ceremony. He attended Columbus State University on a basketball scholarship. Following his college career, he moved back to Augusta and began a career as a radio talk show host that lasted for 21 years. He has also written more than 2,000 columns for local publications and serves as the color analyst for WJBF’s Game Night Live Football Broadcast. “A.B.” resides in Evans with his wife, Rebecca and children, John Chandler and Kendall.
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Ashley Brown: Sports highlights from around the area

Legendary Coach Reaches Milestone When I think of Harlem, I do not think of Laurel and Hard. I think of Jimmie Lewis - the legendary baseball...

Ashley Brown column: Mason Short – The CSRA’s Next Big Thing

Mason Short doesn't live up to his last name. He's already a big standout at Evans High School who already has college coaches looking at him - and he's only a freshman.

Underclassmen ruling the court in CSRA

Ashley Brown highlights the top underclassmen performers in CSRA girls' basketball.

Georgia ends South Carolina’s win streak at Border Bowl IX

Team Georgia finally brought the paddle back to their side of the river with a win over Team South Carolina in Border Bowl IX.

Ashley Brown: Players to watch in Border Bowl IX

This Saturday, the top senior football players in the area will square off in Border Bowl IX.

Ashley Brown ranks the CSRA’s high school basketball squads

Grovetown tops the list of area basketball teams thus far.

AB’s high school football all-area defensive team & end of the year awards

Ashley Brown highlights the defensive standouts from around the CSRA before naming his coach and player of the year.

Ashley Brown selects his all-area high school football team

Ashley Brown highlights the top performers in prep football from around the CSRA, naming a select few to his all-area team.

Coach Darren Douglas has Grovetown Warriors riding high

Grovetown Junior Malik Ferguson is currently averaging 12.8 points per game and poured in a season-high 23 in a recent win over Solid Rock Academy.

Column: Augusta University Jaguars defy adversity for undefeated start

The Jags have gotten out of the gate quickly this season and currently stand at 7-0. In the latest NABC National Rankings, Augusta University sits at No. 8 in the country.

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