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Liberty Hall honors some of the best

Willie Jeffries, the first African-American head coach of a NCAA Division I-A football program had the crowd roaring with laughter as the keynote speaker at the ninth annual Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet.

December 17, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


MMS sweeps tourney at SJSC

Midway Middle School's basketball teams swept the Dec. 6-8 middle school tournament at St. James Sports Center.

December 17, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Lady Tide get first win under Hires

The Long County High School girls' basketball team ended its drought Friday, defeating Bacon County, 31-27. The victory was the Lady Tide's first this season and also new head coach Kala Hires' first win.

December 17, 2012 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Boys get last-second win, Lady Tigers cruise past Knights

Bradwell Institute's basketball teams both notched Region 3B-AAAAA wins Friday when the boys pulled off a last-minute 51-48 victory and the girls kept their lead - despite some turnovers - for a 59-43 finish.

December 17, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Bradwell boys continuing to improve

Bradwell Institute recently earned back-to-back Region 3B-AAAAA victories on the basketball court, giving the girls a much needed boost and helping the boys improve their record.

December 14, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Highlanders open season with a win

The First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' basketball team opened the season with a win Tuesday by beating Appling Christian, 76-49, in Baxley.

December 14, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Tough night for Long County

Tuesday wasn't a good night for the Long County High School basketball program as the varsity boys' and girls' teams lost home games to McIntosh County.

December 14, 2012 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Game Day Dec. 14, 2012

Game day

December 14, 2012 | Staff report | Local sports


Sports briefs Dec. 14, 2012

SG Kings looking for ABA players

December 14, 2012 | Staff report | Local sports


Tide get another come-from-behind win

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December 12, 2012 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Lady Tide still looking for elusive first win

The Long County High School girls fell 46-26 to Jeff Davis High School on Friday in Ludowici.

December 12, 2012 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Long County POY overcomes obstacles

Long County High School's Josh Berry is known as a standout football player, with good reason.

December 12, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


FPCA’s POY just an amazing athlete

The athletes at First Presbyterian Christian Academy played their hearts out in the school's inaugural football season.

December 12, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Sports briefs Dec. 12, 2012

Hall of Fame banquet set for Thursday

December 12, 2012 | Staff report | Local sports


Game Day Dec. 12, 2012

Game day

December 12, 2012 | Staff report | Local sports


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Tigers win 6th region trophy in 7 years

The Bradwell Institute boys' track team eked out 10 extra points to beat Effingham County in the Region 3-AAAAA track meet at Ware County High School last weekend. The Lady Tigers finished second overall in the region.

April 23, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Highlander qualifies for state meet

First Presbyterian Christian Academy track standout Asyria Daniels has qualified to compete in the Georgia Independent School Association State track meet this weekend in Albany.

April 23, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Panther girls, boys take second at region meet

Liberty County High School spent two separate days competing at the Region 3-AAAA track meet at Cross Creek High in Augusta. The long travels last Wednesday and Friday paid off as the Panther boys and girls finished second overall in the region.

April 23, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Big Blue Tide loss makes next games crucial

The Long County High School baseball team fell to Toombs County, 3-1, Monday in a big Region 2-AA contest.

April 23, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Sports briefs

High school physicals Saturday

April 23, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


Junior golf tournaments coming

Entries are now being accepted for both the 49th annual Georgia Junior Championship and the 35th edition of the Georgia Girls' Championship. The junior boys will travel south to Brunswick Country Club, while the junior girls will head to The Standard Club in Johns Creek. Both events will take place June 16-18.

April 22, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Local sports


Tigers down Red Terrors

Bradwell Institute's baseball team made a statement Thursday, scoring 11 runs off 13 hits in their 11-3 victory at Glynn Academy.

April 21, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Lady Panthers clinch berth

Liberty County High School's girls' soccer team clinched a playoff spot Tuesday after beating Academy of Richmond County, 6-1, in Augusta.

April 21, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Lady Tide roll into postseason

The playoff-bound Long County High School girls' soccer team beat Bryan County, 10-0, on Tuesday in Pembroke.

April 21, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Eagles wrap up spring practice

STATESBORO - Just before the rain moved into Statesboro on Friday, a few blasts of wind swept across the practice fields adjacent to "Beautiful Eagle Creek," as the Eagle football team finished up its final practice of spring 2014.

April 21, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


Bradwell girls' team gets forfeit win

According to Bradwell Institute's girls' soccer coach Scott Akin, the Groves High girls' soccer team forfeited Friday's final regular season game of the year.

April 21, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


Gospel sing to help Long Co. athletes on trip

A gospel sing to help raise funds for a student missionary trip to the Dominican Republic will be conducted at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church of Ludowici.

April 21, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Tag-fee changes to help Georgia’s wildlife

JEKYLL ISLAND - Georgia's five wildlife license plates soon will cost less and provide more support for conserving Georgia wildlife.

April 21, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Local sports


GSU football player charged in pot bust

A Georgia Southern University football player bit a police officer during a drug bust Tuesday and was subdued by a Taser, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.Two others, both former GSU football players, were arrested as well, with officers seizing a pound of marijuana, the sheriff's office said.Georgia Southern sophomore defensive end Deonte Dempsey has been suspended indefinitely for a violation of team rules and GSU's athletic department policy, said Barrett Gilham, the director of Georgia Southern Athletics Media Relations.Statesboro-Bulloch Crime Suppression Team investigators executed a search warrant Tuesday at a Lanier Drive ...

April 18, 2014 | Holli Deal Bragg Special to the Courier | Local sports


LCHS girls make state postseason

The young Liberty County girls' soccer team dug deep during its sub-region game against Academy of Richmond County on Tuesday in Augusta and earned a 6-1 win to qualify for the state playoffs.

April 18, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


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