On Tuesday Liberty County High School traveled over to Ludowici to take on Long County High School in a big rivalry game. Though both baseball teams have struggled this year, this game was important because it was a 2-AAA Region contest and it also was for mid-season bragging rights. Both squads had their opportunities to win but when the final out was made the Panthers squeaked out a narrow 4-3 victory.
On Tuesday two of soccer's "big dogs" in the 2-AAA Region faced off in Ludowici with Liberty County High School taking on Long County High School. Though both teams went into this game tied for the second spot in the region, whereas in recent years they have been facing off for the top spot. Most soccer novices and experts would agree that both teams have a good shot at playing for the region championship. The game kicked off with both squads playing aggressive and fast, but as the night went on it was apparent that Long County had the ...
On Tuesday the Liberty County High School ladies soccer team traveled over to Long County for a big 2-AAA Region matchup. With the playoffs just around the corner both teams were looking to win this game to help secure a higher seeding in the standings. The game had the intensity of two boxers slugging it out in prize fight, and it took an overtime period before the Lady Tide secured the 2-1 victory. Karelis Jones and Kylee Proffitt put up the two goals for Long County, while Kayla Hernandez put up the one score for Liberty County.
Bradwell Institute played Long County Saturday in a big rivalry game in Ludowici.
Long County head football coach Eric McNair confirmed Monday that he would be leaving the Blue Tide to accept a coaching position at Metter High School.
The Blue Tide beat the Benedictine Military School 55-51 Dec. 30, while the Lady Tide crushed New Hampstead 46-26 as the teams concluded their play in the Richmond Hill Holiday Classic.
The Long County basketball teams played Bryan County's in Pembroke on Dec. 20 in non-region action.
A cheerleading team based in Long County brought home 11 first-place awards and three world bids from two recent open competitions in Lakeland, Florida, and Albany.
Both the girls and boys Long County basketball teams fell to teams from Pierce County on Friday, but then bounced back on Saturday to defeat the teams from Toombs County.
On Monday, Long County High School football standout Jamin Davis signed scholarship papers to play for the University of Kentucky in 2017.
It was good Long County basketball fan last weekend as the Blue Tide beat defending AAA State Champ Liberty County on Friday and then beat arch-rival Wayne County on Saturday.
Long County's girls basketball team played hard against tough rivals over the weekend in Ludowici. But the Lady Tide fell in both games, dropping their overall record to 4-5 and the Region 2-AAA mark to 0-1.
Two recent road trips resulted in the Long County boys high school team going 2-0 while the girls went 1-1.
Toombs County traveled to Ludowici on Tuesday to take on Long County High School. Both games could have been won by either school, but when the night came to a close the Lady Tide had notched another victory while the Blue Tide had fallen.
On Saturday, the Long County basketball teams will travel to Jesup to take on Wayne County. The Blue Tide men go into the game posting a 3-1 record while the Yellow Jackets go in with a 1-2 mark.
On Tuesday, the Long County High School baseball team hosted Brantley County in a 2-AAA Region contest. Despite a game effort the Blue Tide were ...
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