In a game that went back and forth all night, Long County and New Hampstead ended their contest on Friday in a 20-20 tie.
Long County will travel to Chatham County Friday to take on New Hampstead (1-3) in a non-region game. The Blue Tide (1-1) will try to bounce back after falling to Windsor Forest (1-1) last week 25-15.
After a short layoff because of weather and scheduling, the Long County softball team finally got back on the field on Sept. 8.
On Friday the Long County High School football team hosted Windsor Forest in a non-region game held in Ludowici. In a very physical outing where both teams played hard, the Knights beat the Blue Tide 25-15.
On Friday, Long County High School will play its first game of the year in front of home fans as the Blue Tide take on the Windsor Forest Knights.
On Tuesday the Long County High School softball team traveled over to Reidsville to take on Tattnall County (5-4 and 1-0) in their first 2-AAA game in school history. In a battle that could have been won by both teams, the Lady Tide came up a little short falling to the Lady Warriors 5-4.
On Friday the Long County High School football team will be hitting the road again as they take on Jeff Davis County in Hazlehurst.
On Saturday the Long County Diamond Club Golf Tournament was held at Cherokee Golf Club.
Long County beat Islands High 22-12 Friday in a game that wasn't as close as the score indicated.
The Long County softball team ended a 5-game losing skid Wednesday, beating Jenkins (4-2) 5-2 in Savannah.
Long County's first football game of the season is Friday against Islands High in Savannah.
The Long County softball team's slump continued last week, falling to Glynn Academy (5-1) and Islands High School (3-2) on the road.
The Annual KIDS-ETC 5K Fun Run was Aug.13 in Ludowici. Director Linda Futch said there were more runners than in previous races. Runners gathered up at the Ludowici Well Pavilion and ran through the city. Futch said proceeds will go to the KIDS-ETC Scholarship fund which awards scholarships to local students. To see more pictures from the run go to www.community.coastalcourier.com.
The Long County Recreation Department was recognized as the District 2 Agency of the Year.
Long County football players Jamin Davis and Tariq Carpenter continue to draw preseason recognition.