Reigning national champion Alabama made a scholarship offer to Liberty County High School linebacker Raekwon McMillan.
Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk was 9 years old when he received his first skateboard, an old, beat-up blue fiberglass one his older brother handed down.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern fifth-year volleyball head coach Chad Callihan has unveiled the 2012 schedule, which includes 30 matches and one exhibition against Serbia.
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Dustin McGowan, a native of Ludowici, continues to be sidelined as he recovers from multiple shoulder injuries, according to the team's website.
Bradwell Institute softball player Barbara Rego recently signed a letter of intent to play softball at Georgia Perimeter College in Clarkston.
The generosity of church members and the community made the inaugural Waldo Pafford Memorial Scholarship Fund Charity Golf Tournament a success, according to event organizer Clifford Johnson.
STATESBORO - After a brief break following the Southern Conference Tournament, the majority of the Georgia Southern baseball team is back in action.
University of Tennessee basketball player Jordan McRae, a former Liberty County High School star, was selected third overall in the Pilot Rocky Top League, joining the Choice Spine team.
Boasting a 22-7 overall record, a recent West State Georgia Championship title and a move back up to the No. 2 spot in the nation in the United States Specialty Sports Association Power Ratings, the Hinesville Barracudas are preparing for their ultimate challenge.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern has five upcoming football camps and will also have a free camp for children of active-duty military members on Fort Stewart.
The team of Pat Edwards, Robert Darby, Clifford Johnson and Ken Johnson fired a 15-under-par 56 to win the 15th Tiger Tee-Off golf tournament June 9 at Cherokee Rose Country Club.
Derrick Taylor of Hinesville was named the basketball official of the year during the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association's 74th annual award and 12th annual hall of fame ceremony June 1-2 in Dalton.
Bradwell Institute baseball players Mitch Rogers and Jacob Dill were selected to the All-Region 3-AAAAA team.
The Big Cheesy, a new restaurant in Hinesville, will host a pool tournament benefitting the American Diabetes Association this weekend.
The late Franc White, host of the regional TV show "The Southern Sportsman," used to end his weekly outdoors show with a fervent suggestion.