Shortly after Hinesville's 10U Gator Girls were crowned the Georgia Rec Cup Champions, the Gator boys' team followed suit by earning the champions' trophy and state title at last weekend's Georgia Rec Cup in Fayetteville.
Blue Tide athletes in track, golf and baseball were recognized recently for their accomplishments at the Long County High School spring sports banquet.
The first step in the renovation of the Taylors Creek Golf Course greens got under way May 16, when weed-killer was applied to kill the current grass and make way for the new.
Scott's All-Stars' sixth-grade basketball team won the South Carolina Spurs Challenge in Bluffton, S.C., this past weekend.
BRUNSWICK - Johnson's Outdoors in the Glynn Place Mall will host its first "Wounded Warrior Archery Shoot" from noon-5 p.m. Saturday.
The Hinesville 10U Gator girls' soccer team charged through the semifinals May 12-13 and swept their long time rivals, the Lady Jaguars, this past Saturday to win the Georgia Recreation Cup 10U championship game held in Fayetteville.
Multi-sport Liberty County High School athlete Cameron Livingston has signed a national letter of intent to join the track team at the University of the Cumberlands.
The Long County Alumni Association held its annual golf tournament Saturday, and according to tournament organizer Steven Moore, this year's turnout was very pleasing.
Former Bradwell Institute track jumper Larry Henry, currently a junior at Troy (Ala.) University, has qualified to compete at the NCAA East Preliminary Track Meet on May 24-26 in Jacksonville, according to a news report on the university's athletic website.
As one of just 20 players from the Class of 2014 selected to participate in the Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge, the writing is on the wall that Raekwon McMillan of Liberty County High School is bound to be one of the highest-ranked prospects when his class comes through its evaluation next season.
The Blue Tide Touchdown Club recently held paintball competition to raise money for the Long County High School football team.
According to a news report published Thursday in the Sun Sentinel, Hinesville natives Gary Guyton's one-year deal with the Miami Dolphins is worth $765,000.
The Georgia High School Association and the Georgia Independent School Association have posted the 2012 football schedules for Bradwell Institute, Liberty County High School and First Presbyterian Christian Academy's inaugural season.
The ninth annual Long County Alumni Golf tournament will take place at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy honored spring athletes Tuesday night and recognized how far the school's sports programs have come.
The Long County 10-and-under all-star baseball team won the Georgia Recreation Parks Association Class C state championship on Friday in Blakely, sweeping the tourney field and outscoring their opponents, 55-6.
Although a preseason game primarily helps the coaching staff determine where their team is at, it's still a game coaches want to win.
The foothills of the Appalachians proved to be the perfect setting for Gravel Hill Farms and Dixie Stables at the third annual Northeast Georgia Charity Horse Show, as both stables claimed class championships.
The final Georgia Southern Eagle football camp, "Bash in the 'Boro," is set for Friday, July 18, at Allen E. Paulson Stadium in Statesboro.
Former Bradwell Institute football player Ulrick John was honored by Mayor Jim Thomas on Thursday for being the first Hinesville native to be drafted by a National Football League team.
Everyone was sporting new camp shirts Thursday morning as Atlanta Calcio Academy wrapped up its four-day elite soccer training at James Brown Park.
The Long County High School football team's summer conditioning program is winding down. The Blue Tide began their program in June and have been practicing three days a week ever since, with the exception of taking off last week. They will wrap up their conditioning July 17, and their football camp will run July 21-25. School practice begins July 28.
The Bradwell Institute Tigers resumed team practices this week after taking one week off as required by the Georgia High School Association. The players trained with their helmets on, allowing them to become acclimated to the heat.
Georgia Southern basketball player Eric Ferguson has been suspended indefinitely from the team following a June 26 arrest.
Another Liberty County High School basketball player is headed toward a potential NBA career.
Tom Dunlap started swimming at age 10 and still asserts - 70 years later - that the sport is good for the body and mind. His friend, Gary Burch, started swimming about two years ago and said it has improved his overall health. Both men regularly take to the pool at the Liberty County YMCA, and while they do it to stay in shape and have fun, they want others to know that the recreational activity can be deadly for those who don't know how to swim. "Most of the kids who drown probably thought they could swim," Dunlap said.
It's her first year competing in multi events, but former Bradwell Institute track star Quintunya Chapman is making the most of it. The University of Georgia junior recently was named to the National Team USA U23 squad that will compete in Canada on Aug. 8-10.
Riceboro native DeLisha Milton-Jones is in her 15th season with the WNBA.
Summer is here, and the Liberty County Recreation Department has a number of events, classes and opportunities that will let local residents keep cool in the pool.
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