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Lady Tigers advance

Bradwell Institute's Lady Tiger basketball team is one step closer to a region 3AAAAA title after clawing the Camden County Lady Wildcats 52-23 Friday afternoon in the region semi-finals at Johnson High School.

February 22, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Panther boys advance to finals against WACO; girls in consolation

Looking to go up against the only team that had beat them this year, the Liberty County Panthers have made their way to the Region 3AAA tournament championship game after defeating host school, West Laurens, 60-53, Friday night. The boys were set to face Washington County yesterday at 8:30 p.m.

February 22, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Highlanders wallop Praise Academy

After a lopsided 94-28 win against Praise Academy on Thursday night at South Georgia College, the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders advanced to face Terrell yesterday afternoon in their quest for a third state title.

February 22, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Local teams win region championships

In Savannah the Bradwell Institute Lady Tigers edged out a 56-50 win against staunch rival Beach High to earn the region 3-AAAAA championship trophy.

February 20, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Lady Tigers moving up

Bradwell's Lady Tigers advanced to the semi-finals Wednesday with a 67-31 Region 3-AAAAA playoff victory over the Jenkins High Lady Warriors at Camden County High School.

February 19, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Lady ’Landers win first state game

First Presbyterian Christian Academy's Lady Highlanders are a step closer to a state title after defeating Dawson Street Christian School in the first Georgia Independent School Association Class A state game Wednesday at South Georgia College.

February 19, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Crusader on 2011 watch list

After winning their seventh straight state basketball title, the Crusaders at Faith Baptist know a thing or two about team work. The small, private school in Ludowici developed a wealth a talent on the court. They are receiving attention from college scouts and recruiters due, in part, to up-and-coming Crusader standout Jaquez Motley.

February 19, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports Wrtier | Sports


Crusaders defeat St. Paul

Fresh from their seventh state title in the Georgia Christian Athletic Association Class A Region, the Faith Baptist Crusaders took a 65-59 win against St. Paul on Tuesday night. The squad is preparing for the upcoming National Association of Christian Athletes Tournament in Tennessee.

February 19, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Murder trial postponed, not reset yet

Tuesday morning's jury trial for suspected killer Richard Earl Geiger was postponed until a future date. Geiger's public defender, Brett Williams, had to leave the court room when he received notification of a family health issue. Geiger allegedly stabbed his girlfriend, Rosie L. Smith, to death after a domestic dispute and reportedly hid her body in the closet of her Raintree Apartments home in March 2007. There are more details about this story in Wednesday's Coastal Courier.

February 17, 2010 | By Patty Leon Staff writer | Public Safety


BI girls perfect in region

Bradwell Institute wrapped up its regular season Saturday after snow forced them to delay their game at Sol C. Johnson High for one night. The Lady Tigers defeated the Lady Atomsmashers 59-34. The Tiger boys battled in another close game, but came up two layups short and lost 64-60.

February 17, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Highlander boys, girls win region

The Highlanders reigned supreme at the Georgia Independent School Association Region 2-A tournament, taking the region crown in the boys and girls divisions.

February 17, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Faith Baptist nabs seventh title

Long County saw some serious celebrations Saturday when Faith Baptist earned its seventh Georgia Christian Athletic Association AA state title. The Crusaders beat Hampton's Bible Baptist 85-53.

February 17, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Bradwell gearing up for new track season

The temperature might be dropping, but student runners are feeling the heat. The Bradwell Institute Tigers hit the pavement running, hurdling, throwing and leaping into the upcoming track season.

February 17, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Tiger teams welcome new soccer coaches

After five years of coaching the boys and girls soccer teams at Bradwell Institute, Greg Cooke will hand over the program to newly hired coach Tommy Oglesby and assistant football coach Adam Bryie. Cook has accepted a position on Fort Stewart as a school liaison officer.

February 17, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


Panthers maul Wildcats

As rain turned to snow outside the Liberty County High School gym on Friday night, the Panthers turned the Wildcats on their tails. LCHS toppled the Richmond Hill squads 59-50 and 65-56, giving the Liberty girls and boys victories, respectively.

February 15, 2010 | Patty Leon Sports writer | Sports


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Former Highlanders win title

Former First Presbyterian Christian Academy and East Georgia College basketball players DJ Felder and Jordan Johnson guided their professional Ecuadorian basketball team, H.R. Portoviejo ...

January 17, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Sports


New display case for BI champions

There is a new trophy case at Bradwell Institute that showcases the 1965 state champion football team and the 1976 state winning baseball team. The ...

January 16, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Sports


Woods tourney focuses on JV, ninth grade teams

The 24th annual Donell Woods Basketball Tournament is Saturday. The tournament showcases junior varsity and ninth grade teams.

January 11, 2017 | Patty Leon | Sports


Former Highlanders in Ecuadorian finals

Former First Presbyterian Christian Academy basketball players D.J. Felder and Jordan Johnson are playing in the championship series in the Latin Basketball League in ...

January 11, 2017 | Patty Leon | Sports


Man gets life for 2014 murder

Convicted wife killer Perry Lee Hatcher was sentenced to life in prison Monday by Liberty County Superior Court Judge Paul Rose.

January 11, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Local news


McMillan opts out of senior year, going into NFL Draft

The Ohio State Buckeyes will need to pick a new defensive captain and middle linebacker after Raekwon McMillan formally declared for the 2017 NFL Draft ...

January 09, 2017 | Patty Leon | Sports


Panthers dominate Pierce Bears

Liberty County hosted Pierce County in Region 2-AAA basketball Friday. The Lady Panthers allowed a second half comeback to lose to the Lady Bears 50-39 ...

January 09, 2017 | Patty Leon | Sports


McRae hits 21 in Cavs loss to Bulls

In his third NBA start, former Liberty County basketball player Jordan McRae scored 21 points against the Chicago Bulls last Wednesday.

January 09, 2017 | Patty Leon | Sports


Don’t set yourself up for failure

I, for one, am glad that the holidays are finally behind us. Welcome 2017, come on in while I slam the door shut on 2016 ...

January 04, 2017 | Patty Leon | LIBERTY LIFE


McMillan a bright spot in Buckeyes’ rout

BREAKING: Former Liberty County High School football player Raekwon McMillan, has declared himself eligible for the 2017 NFL draft. McMillan broke the news with a ...

January 04, 2017 | Patty Leon | Sports


Frazier helps Bulldogs beat Auburn

Former Faith Baptist Christian Academy and Glennville native JJ Frazier had a huge game against Auburn Dec. 29.

January 04, 2017 | Patty Leon | Sports


McRae gets first NBA starts

With Kyrie Irving nursing a hamstring injury, former Liberty County High School basketball player Jordan McRae had his first two NBA starts for the Cleveland ...

January 04, 2017 | Patty Leon | Sports


FPCA beats HH Academy 72-56 Friday

Highlanders George Mitchell and Isiah Scott combined for 44 points as the First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' basketball team defeated Hilton Head Academy 72-56 Friday.

January 04, 2017 | Patty Leon | Sports


Highlanders keeping busy over holiday break

Knowing the heart of their Georgia Independent School Association region games are coming up in January, the Highlander basketball team has kept busy throughout the ...

January 03, 2017 | Patty Leon | Sports


Highlanders keep busy over holiday

Knowing the heart of their Georgia Independent School Association region games are coming up in January, the Highlander basketball team has kept busy throughout the ...

January 03, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Sports


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