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It was a day to honor the Liberty County Lady Panther seniors, but Saturday also was a big memory for Lady Panther freshman catcher Riley Davis.
Former Liberty County High School running back Shadrach Thornton patiently waited for a chance to show his skills. As a true-freshman running back for the North Carolina State University Wolfpack, there was a chance coach Tom O'Brien would redshirt Thornton and sit him out during his first year, but that all changed Saturday.
The Long County High School football team Friday picked up its first Region 2-AA win in almost four years when it manhandled Atkinson County, 47-6, in Pearson.
The Long County High School softball team topped Atkinson County, 2-1, on Monday in Ludowici to move into today's region playoffs.
Within a span of six minutes in the first quarter, the Liberty County Panthers on Friday night made a statement to Cross Creek - not on our turf.
Softball season is quickly approaching the playoffs, and local teams are wrapping up their regular games and catching up on matches that were rescheduled due to weather.
The Blue Tide football team got back on the winning track Friday with a solid thumping of Atkinson County. The Ludowici team traveled to Pearson to take on the Rebels and came out strong en route to a 47- 6 victory over the home team.
The Long County High School softball team wrapped up its regular season Thursday by splitting a doubleheader at Metter High School.
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Three touchdowns in less than six minutes, a safety and two back-to-back turnovers by the visiting team helped clear the path for the Liberty County Panthers Friday night at Donell Woods Stadium. When time expired the Cross Creek Razorbacks were stunned by the big Cats 42-7.
The Cross Creek Razorbacks of Augusta will make their first appearance at Liberty County High School's Donell Woods Stadium for a football battle at 7:30 tonight.
The Long County High School football team will try to end a two-game losing streak tonight when the Blue Tide travel to Pearson to face Atkinson County.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy will make the second road trip of its inaugural season when it goes to Stillmore to face the David Emanuel Eagles at 7:30 tonight.
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.