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.
2013 was such a god-awful year, if it was in the form of a human I would gladly punch it in the trachea.
When Willie Fritz was introduced as the next head coach of Georgia Southern's football program, he took former Eagles quarterback and College Football Hall of Famer Tracy Ham's advice.
Liberty County split games with South Effingham High School Friday in region 3A-AAAA games that saw the Lady Panthers fall 58-43 and the Panther boys win 55-42.
The Groves High Rebels were no match for the visiting Bradwell Tiger basketball teams as the Lady Rebels fell 63-39 and the Rebels dropped the boys' match 59-47 Friday in Savannah.
Hard times continued Friday for the Long County teams with both the Lady Tide and the Blue Tide falling in Atkinson County.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys took down Bethesda in Savannah Thursday night, 81-70, in a non-region game.
Former Bradwell Institute punter/kicker and soccer player David Miller made the president's list for the second straight semester at Georgia State University, according to the school's athletic website.
Low Country Storm
The temperature dropped outside, but Jenkins' girls' and boys' basketball teams were red-hot Tuesday - at the expense of Bradwell.
Liberty County and Long County renewed their neighboring-county boys' basketball rivalry Tuesday in Ludowici.
It was clear that the Long County High School girls' basketball team was outmatched when it faced Liberty County on Tuesday in Ludowici.
Q: Ralph was a new student at our continuous learning clinic. He asked me to help him because he was becoming frustrated with his golf game. I watched him hit a number of shots, and he said, "Why am I topping the ball so much and hitting it off the toe of the club?"
CLEVELAND, Ohio - Georgia Southern offensive tackle Garrett Frye recently was named to the 16th annual Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association Academic All-Star Team.
Georgia Southern is expected to hire Sam Houston State head coach Willie Fritz as its new head coach, according to various reports Thursday.
Bradwell Institute likely will be looking for a new head football coach soon.