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The Lady Blue Tide are winless no more.
Liberty County made 14 of 16 free throws down the stretch to hold off Region 2A-AAAA foe Richmond Hill 57-49 at home Tuesday night.
Struggling Liberty County dropped its fourth straight game Tuesday night, falling 71-44 to rival Richmond Hill in a Region 2A-AAAA contest.
Trading 3-pointer for 3-pointer, Frederica Academy came out against Georgia Independent Schools Association powerhouse First Presbyterian Christian Academy showing they weren't about to lay down and take a loss too easily.
With only six regular season games left on their schedule Bradwell's No. 9-ranked Lady Tigers are still charting a perfect course.
If there was a silver lining in Liberty County's 73-59 loss to Tattnall County on Saturday at home, it's this: The Panthers won't have to face the Battle Creek Warriors again.
The bad news for Liberty County was a narrow 35-34 loss Saturday to Tattnall County at home, the team's third straight setback.
Bradwell Institute kept its perfect season intact Saturday with a 68-16 win over host Long County in a nonregion matchup.
Long County used aggressive defense and solid free throw shooting to beat Bradwell Institute 77-62 in a non-region matchup Saturday in Ludowici.
Crusaders roll Prince Avenue Prep 101-62:
In a slugfest, Region 2A-AAAA rival Glynn Academy held off visiting Liberty County 70-63 on Friday night.
Liberty County dropped its second straight region game Friday with a lopsided 53-38 loss to the Lady Red Terrors at Glynn Academy.
Long Co. Blue Tide
Lady Tide hurler Kayla Mills signed a scholarship Wednesday with Middle Georgia College to play softball for the Warriors next year.
It was a gut-wrenching loss. A three point difference is all it took in drowning First Presbyterian Christian Academy's chase for a state title. The Highlanders boys shed many tears losing 60-57 to Furtah Prep in Staurday's Class AA championship game at Mercer University. But first year head coach Shane Smith said the boys left it all out on the court and have much to be proud of this season. Read the full story in Wednesday's Coastal Courier.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy has a new head baseball coach this season - but one who is familiar to the program.
Several Liberty County High School players, as well as their head coach, participated in the War of the Border all-star football game Feb. 22 in Folkston.
Former Liberty County High School basketball players Rion Brown and Jordan McRae were scheduled to play in their respective universities' final regular-season home games Saturday.
Bradwell rising senior defensive end/linebacker Jeff Andrew isn't waiting until spring to prepare for the 2014 season.
Youth baseball, softball and T-ball open
The Long County High School soccer teams on Tuesday faced two of the toughest teams they will play all season when they hosted Benedictine Military School and Saint Vincent's Academy.
Former Bradwell Institute track star Quintunya Chapman is one of the 10 University of Georgia athletes who have qualified for the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships on March 14-15 in Albuquerque, N.M., according to an announcement last week by the NCAA. Chapman, a junior at UGA, is ranked No. 16 in the nation and No. 8 in the Southeastern Conference in the pentathlon. According to a report on georgiadogs.com, Chapman bettered her score in the pentathlon by nearly 400 points at the SEC Championships to grab the 16th and final spot at the national meet. Chapman scored 4 ...
It was a tough loss for the Hinesville Hurricanes football team March 1 in Ocala.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlander boys' basketball team will play for the Georgia Independent School Association Class AA state title Saturday after beating Griffin Christian, 86-78, on Wednesday at Mercer University in Macon.
Bradwell's soccer teams dropped their games against Windsor Forest on Tuesday at Olvey Field.
Liberty County High School managed to squeeze in soccer games Tuesday in Brunswick despite misty weather in the afternoon.
The Long County High School baseball team lost a tough game Tuesday, falling to Benedictine Military School, 2-0, in Savannah.
The Southeast Georgia Report will host the fourth annual Middle-School/Freshman/Sophomore All-Star Game beginning at noon Saturday at Midway Middle School.
Scotts All*Stars held their annual retreat Feb. 21-23. The retreat provides an opportunity for all players in the program to learn about team requirements while participating in team-building activities. Scott's All*Stars players learned how to tie a necktie and heard about the mission and vision of the program. They also attended a college fair (MegaGenesis) and church at Mount Zion Missionary Baptist. There were 25 boys in grades six through nine. For more information, go to www.scottsallstars.com or call 912-655-4371.