The Long County football team Friday beat Claxton High School 28-6 in Ludowici.
Long County was 1-1 on the softball diamond last week, falling to Brunswick (1-0), but bouncing back to beat New Hampstead (1-1).
The Long County softball team got in its second practice game of the year Thursday, hosting Brunswick in a scrimmage.
The Long County football team held an inter-squad scrimmage Friday between the offense and defense.
The Long County softball team will host a scrimmage at 5:30 p.m. Thursday against Brunswick.
The Long County football team will hold an informal team scrimmage Friday as it prepares for the upcoming season.
The Long County varsity softball team will play the annual alumni game Thursday. Former team players, who have graduated, can play in the contest against the current Lady Tide.
The Long County Recreation Department will host three free mini-football camps during August for kids ages 7-10.
Though the temperatures have been hovering around 100 recently, the heat hasn't stopped the Long County football team from getting in summer workouts. Players began weight-training before the end of the last school year, meeting after classes.
The 2016 high school football season is just around the corner.
Lady Tide sprinter Ja'Nya Bryant continued to excel on the track, raking in the medals during her summer break.
Long County track star Cameron Taylor qualified for the 2016 Junior Olympics in the 800- and 3,000-meter races over the weekend.
Several members of the Long County 4-H Club took part in the Georgia 4-H Horse Show early last month in Perry. The three-day event was at the Agri-Center and brought students from all over the state together to compete.
With football season still a month away, Long County has one player who is already generating excitement.
Long County native and Miami Marlin pitcher Dustin McGowan was back on the mound Friday and picked up a save against the Braves in Atlanta.