The Blue Tide baseball team returns to its home turf tonight after a five-game road stretch that spanned two weeks. Long County faces Brantley County in this evening's Region 2-AA matchup. The Herons come into the game with a 6-4 overall record and a 3-2 region mark. The Tide have a 4-7 overall record and are 1-5 in the region; however, Long County's record doesn't include the outcome of Thursday's game against Bradwell Institute.
Three Liberty County football players have been invited to the Southeast Ultimate 100 combine June 17 in Atlanta. Additionally, two Panthers were named most valuable players based on their performance at the National Underclassman Combine on March 10 in Richmond
ATLANTA - Georgia is banning three-a-day football practices and will fine schools that violate rules aimed at keeping student-athletes from succumbing to heat.
WAYCROSS - Bradwell's boys' track team place second and the girls came in fourth at the second annual Swamp Relays over the weekend in Waycross.
The Long County High School baseball team snapped a five-game losing streak Friday, defeating McIntosh County, 11-5.
The Highlander have dusted off their cleats and started the baseball season. Under the guidance of coach Bruce Green, the boys currently are 1-1 in Region 2-AA and 1-3 overall.
Scott's All-Stars fifth and sixth grade basketball teams placed second and third, respectively, at their first Super Regional tournament March 10-11 in Jacksonville.
Bradwell Institute's track teams took second place at the Georgia Southern Invitational March 10 in Statesboro.
Camden County toppled the Bradwell Tigers 21-1 in a Region 3-AAAAA game Friday afternoon.
The Long County High School baseball team and track team did well in recent outings.
Some of the best collegiate golf in the nation is going on just up the road.
The Hinesville 10U Gators boys soccer team won first place March 3 at the North Florida Cup on Jekyll Island. Team members are Kendall Anderson, Keagan Toole, Palmer Whitney, Mark Alan McGarry, Casey Rearley, Dustin Brown, Kyle Osteen, Evan Toole, and Christopher Dargan. Coaches are Keith, Jared, and Vera Anderson.
The Scott's All-Stars started the AAU season with a weekend on March 3-4.
Bradwell Institute's baseball team won two of its three games this week heading into today's action.
The Brunswick Pirates avenged their 6-0 loss Monday to Bradwell by overpowering the Panthers, 18-2, Tuesday night in Hinesville.
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.