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Buoyed by top three finishes from David Thornton and Jamorris Hill, Bradwell Institute won the boys' Region 3-AAAAA cross country title on Saturday at the Richmond Hill Fish Hatchery.
Bradwell Institute faced a tall order Friday night against a top-seeded team, but the Tigers' defense managed to hold back the Ware County Gators for the first half of the 39-6 loss at Olvey Field.
As if having to travel four and a half hours to Shellman for a football game wasn't bad enough, First Presbyterian Christian Academy on Friday also had to face a 5-4 team - Randolph Southern - that has scored 262 points so far this season.
After Friday's "win-or-go-home" sub-region game against South Effingham, the Liberty County Panthers went home. LCHS lost, 33-16, in the matchup for a spot in the postseason playoffs.
The Bradwell Tigers had a big defensive stand in the first half holding the visiting Ware County Gators to only 15 points. But injuries and a few busted plays started to make a difference in the second half and the Tigers lost 39-6 at Olvey Field.
Guyton stands to be the site of an offensive showcase tonight.
The Bradwell Institute Tigers will take on Region 3-AAAAA top seed Ware County at 7:30 tonight at Olvey Field.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy goes on one last road trip tonight as it heads to Shellman to play Randolph Southern.
The Long County High School football team faces an old nemesis at 7:30 tonight as McIntosh County Academy comes to Ludowici.
Q: One of the most-frequent questions I get asked by students is: Where is the best ball position when they are hitting with different clubs?
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 ...
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.
Last Friday was a good night for the Long County High School soccer teams, as both the girls and boys claimed 10-0 wins over Metter in Ludowici.
Bradwell Institute dropped a 7-0 decision to Ware County on Wednesday in a Region 3-AAAAA contest in Waycross.
March was National Athletic Training Month. The theme was "We Have Your Back." As an athletic trainer, I would have to add that my peers and I not only have the athletes' backs, but also the athletes' overall health.
Scott's All*Stars eight-grade boys' basketball team finished second last weekend at a tournament in Jacksonville.
Local rider Samantha Hocking took first place in two categories at the 37th Annual Pro-Am Classic Horse Show, held April 2-5 at the Georgia National Fairgrounds in Perry.
According to Cleveland.com, former Liberty County High School football player Raekwon McMillan didn't disappoint Ohio State coach Urban Meyer at Saturday's spring scrimmage in Columbus.
Former NBA All-Star and Duke University men's basketball great Christian Laettner addressed a small group of young basketball players Monday at Liberty County High School about the importance of working hard in following their passions.
Liberty County celebrated its seniors in the final regular-season home game of their career Friday, but the Panthers were denied a win in their 4-0 loss to region power Wayne County.
The Long County baseball team last week claimed a win Wednesday at Vidalia, but then fell Friday at Bacon County.
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher and Long County native Dustin McGowan on Friday picked up his first win since 2008, as the Blue Jays won in Baltimore, 2-0.
South Effingham dampened the happiness of the Liberty County High School soccer teams' senior day Thursday evening at Donell Woods Stadium.
It's way, way, way too early to be talking about Georgia Southern's starting lineup for the upcoming 2014 football season, so let's talk about it.
Georgia Southern has obligations for four non-conference football games for the 2015 season with games at Georgia and West Virginia and home contests against The Citadel and Western Michigan, Director of Athletics Tom Kleinlein announced earlier this week.