Savannah High took control of the basketball game from the opening seconds and didn't let go until the end, downing visiting Bradwell 77-46 in Savannah Friday night. The Blue Jackets dominated the Tigers on both ends of the court. Savannah's furious defense forced Bradwell to move the ball very fast, which created turnovers the Blue Jackets capitalized on. "I told them in the pregame meeting that we had to play with ...
Liberty County earned its first Region 2A-AAAA win on Friday night in Jesup, beating Wayne County 65-59. Melvin King led the Panthers with 19 points as Liberty bounced back from a five-point loss to Brunswick on Tuesday. "We played an all-around better game," LCHS head coach Willie Graham said after the game. "It was our best complete game from start to finish this year. Both sides of the region seem like ...
First Presbyterian Christian Academy improved to 18-3 overall and picked up the school's first Region 2-AA win on Friday, beating Curtis Baptist on the road 71-36. Jarquez Smith had 24 points for the Highlanders, who weren't sure what to expect from the Crusaders. "I didn't know anything about them and I didn't know what to expect," FPCA coach David Jones said. "And of course they came out and played hard." <p ...
Area schools hit the hardwood in Hinesville on Saturday morning for the annual Donell Woods Memorial tournament held at Snelson Golden, Lewis Frasier Middle School and Bradwell Institute. At Bradwell Institute, Johnson took down Camden County 35-29 in a boys' JV contest. In game two of the JV boys' bracket, Benedictine was outscored by Brunswick Pirates 49-31. At Snelson Golden, the junior varsity girls went head to head and Glynn Academy ...
For a time it looked like the Long County High School girls' basketball team might find a way to pick up its first win of the season against visiting St. Vincent's Academy. But a tough fourth period resulted in the Lady Tide falling 42-26 to the Saints. "When we play hard, we can compete. We played 28 minutes of basketball, but those other four minutes are what cost us the game," ...
Q: Janet and Ruth are playing the third hole at Sapelo Hammock. Janet hits her second shot toward the water hazard near the green. She finds her ball resting in water and prepares to take a drop under the two club-length relief rule. She announces that she will take a one-stroke penalty since her ball was in the water hazard. Ruth says she does not have to take a penalty stroke since her ball was in water that was outside the normal boundary of the hazard. Is Ruth correct?
Folks keep asking me why Georgia Southern is "changing" its offense. It would appear, they say, that GSU is no longer running the "triple option," and instead is running the "spread," because it wants to get ready for the move to the Sun Belt.
The 2013 football is half-over, and the teams are eyeing their chances of making the region and state playoffs.
Most performers live to show off their talent in front of an audience.
Former Liberty County High School running back Roderick Jones missed three games this season for Shorter University as he healed a shoulder injury. But he came back in a big way.
Former Bradwell Institute track-and-field standout Josh McCullan had a great first season as a true-freshman long jumper for the Alabama Crimson Tide track and field team.
STATESBORO - Quarterback Jerick McKinnon still owns the ground at Georgia Southern, but Kevin Ellison took over the air.
STATESBORO - Fans will have the opportunity to meet the 2013-14 Georgia Southern men's and women's basketball teams this weekend as Meet the Eagles is set for noon-1 p.m. Saturday in the Statesboro Mall's center court.
In a battle of undefeated teams Friday, everyone knew someone would be finishing the night with their first loss of the season.
Bradwell Institute took one step closer Friday to fulfilling its goal of a playoff berth.
It was a nail-biter Thursday for the Liberty County softball team, who had the game at Cross Creek tied at 1-all until the fifth inning.
The Long County High School football team was off this week, and the break couldn't have come at a better time.
Several riders from Midway's Dixie Stables brought home high placings from the Georgia National Fair Championship American Saddlebred Horse Show, held Oct. 6 in Perry.
The Long County High School cross-country team competed in a meet Sept. 14 at Magnolia State Park in Jenkins County.
In the battle between undefeated Liberty County High School and Statesboro High, it was the Blue Devils that retained the undefeated title as they downed the Panthers 24-7 Friday night at Donell Woods Stdium.