Author - Taylor Lamb

Taylor Lamb is director of media relations for Augusta University Athletics. Contact him at talamb@augusta.edu.

Jags set to battle Clemson in pre-season exhibition game

The Augusta University men’s basketball team will travel to Clemson University on Thursday, Nov. 2, to take on the Tigers in the Littlejohn Coliseum for a 7:00 p.m. exhibition game. The game is free to all. “Anytime you can play at an ACC school, you jump on the opportunity because it...

“Battle for the Paddle” brings rivalry to the river

Regional rivals – the Augusta University and the University of South Carolina Aiken athletic departments are launching a new tradition in their longstanding sports competitions:  The Battle for the Paddle. Student government leaders from both institutions have teamed up to create a friendly...

Augusta hosts Jaguar XC Invitational Sept. 9

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s cross country teams host the ninth annual Jaguar Cross Country Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 9. Augusta will race a men’s 8K and women’s 5K for the second year in a row at the Jackson Cross Country Course and Trails...

Haigwood wins Georgia Women’s Open

Augusta University women’s golf senior Jessica Haigwood carded a final round of 3-under par 69 for a championship total of 3-under par 141 to win the Georgia Women’s Open on Tuesday at PineTree Country Club in Kennesaw, Ga.  “Winning this tournament feels so good,” Haigwood said. “With just a...

Millette Green named head women’s basketball coach

Augusta University Director of Athletics Clint Bryant introduced Millette Green as the next head coach of the Jaguar women’s basketball program at a press conference on Wednesday, July 5. Green becomes the ninth head coach in the 43-year history of the program and was introduced at Christenberry...

Haigwood qualifies for U.S. Amateur Championship

ROSWELL, Ga. – Augusta University women’s golf four-year starter, Jessica Haigwood, qualified for the 117th U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship, which will be contested Aug. 7-13 at San Diego Country Club in Chula Vista, Calif. Haigwood shot a 69 (-3) to win the 2017 U.S. Women’s...

Oliveira ranked No. 2 in Southeast Region by ITA

TEMPE, Ariz. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association released its final Division II men’s tennis regional rankings of the 2017 season and Augusta University sophomore Patrick Oliveira is ranked No. 2 in the NCAA Southeast Region. From Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Oliveira was ranked as high as No...

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