AUGUSTA,GA, 01/31/2018

The Poll will open on Feb 1st!

AUGUSTA, GA, 01/26/2018:

Augusta Professional Sports, LLC has announced the four finalists in the “Name the Team” contest and voting starts 1 February 2018.

Fans can vote an unlimited number of times through the company’s website Voting will run the entire month of February – although the winning name will not be announced for several months after it has gone through the American Basketball Association approval process.

Hundreds of unique submissions over the 15-day submission phase was narrowed down to just four names.

            Augusta Rapids                                                                       Augusta RedHawks

            Augusta 706’ers                                                                      Augusta Drive


The fan who submitted the winning entry will receive a pair of season tickets, autographed team ball, and will be recognized at the first home game of the season, and all finalists will receive a pair of tickets to the inaugural home opener.


You can follow the team on Facebook at and on Twitter at

#OurCity, #OurTeam.

AUGUSTA, GA, 12/28/2017

Our Name the Team contest is just a week away! We are excited to see all of the creativity the people of Augusta and the surrounding area can come up with!

AUGUSTA, GA, 12/7/2017

On this day we would like to take a moment to remember the brave men and women who sacrificed their lives 76 years ago at Pearl Harbor. The event that thrust the United States of America into the second World War. May God bless all the veterans of all wars and all of those currently serving this great nation.

AUGUSTA, GA, 12/5/2017

We are now less than 4 weeks away from our "Name the Team" contest. We are extremely excited to begin and look forward to seeing all the submissions the people of Augusta enter! Please stay tuned to out Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more updates.

AUGUSTA, GA, 11/13/2017:

Augusta Professional Sports, LLC is excited to announce that the American Basketball Association has awarded franchise rights to Augusta, Georgia, with the inaugural season set for 2018-2019. The ABA can trace its roots to the earliest days of professional basketball and shares a storied history with the National Basketball Association. Augusta Pro Sports is proud to partner with the American Basketball Association to bring professional basketball to the city of Augusta.

As proud citizens of the Augusta area and the owners of Augusta Pro Sports, we care deeply about the community and civic responsibility. As a part of our community-centric model, we are excited to hold a “Name the Team” contest, which will give the citizens of Augusta the opportunity to choose the name and colors of the team. Contest details will be published at a later date.

The city of Augusta deserves a professional basketball experience commensurate with the City’s passion and pride, and we plan to deliver just that. 

Our organization is 100% veteran owned and operated and we bring a unique set of values to our team. With over 50 years of combined military service, we know that hard work and dedication will allow us to deliver the basketball team Augusta wants.

You can follow the team on Facebook at and on Twitter at

#OurCity, #OurTeam.

“Augusta Professional Sports, LLC is a community focused, veteran owned and operated sports and entertainment organization. We are dedicated to providing a premier, safe and affordable family experience, while developing local athletes and supporting the Augusta community.”