Graduates of Bradwell Institute, Liberty County High and Long County High schools were among the 53 student athletes attending Savannah State University who earned spots on the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference's All-Academic Team.
The Long County Touchdown Club is looking for help for the upcoming season.
University of Tennessee basketball player Jordan McRae toured Rome as the Volunteers jetted to Italy from Atlanta on Sunday to start a 10-day, four-game exhibition Aug. 5-15.
Former First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlander D.J. Felder will be a little closer to home this basketball season after transferring from St. John's River College in Florida to East Georgia College in Swainsboro.
After just two weeks of practice and only one week in pads, the Blue Tide held their first scrimmage Monday.
Although no one hit a hole-in-one to earn a free car there were plenty of winners in Saturday's eighth annual Henry "Hank" White Memorial Golf Tournament at the Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville.
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Cleats crunching the dew covered grass on the practice field at Olvey Field means that the high school football season has officially started.
Fourteen teams tested the greens and putted through a bright and sunny Saturday morning at the Cherokee Rose Country Club for the eighth annual Henry "Hank" White Memorial Golf Tournament.
Local high-school football teams spent last week running drills and working outside to get acclimated to the heat following the new guidelines implemented by the Georgia High School Association.
Liberty County potential five-star linebacker Raekwon McMillan summed up his recent visit to Ohio State University's Friday Night Lights in one word: "Awesome."
Hinesville native Gary Guyton reported July 27 to the first day of the Miami Dolphins' training camp looking to fight for a starting linebacker position against Koa Misi.
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In what could be a stepping stone for a chance at the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil, local weightlifter James Fox earned a silver medal Monday at the 2012 Junior Olympics in Houston.
The Long County High School baseball team split a nonregion doubleheader Saturday at Dublin.
It's hard not to have high hopes for Georgia Southern baseball, especially after its 18-4 demolishing of Georgia in Athens last Sunday to take two of three from the Bulldogs in the season-opening series.
The road to the FPCA Highlanders' sixth consecutive region championship was literally longer, and not just because they had to get on a bus and drive up I-16 to play the tournament at host Trinity Christian in Dublin.
The Bradwell Lady Tigers ran into one of the strongest girls soccer clubs in Class AAAAA. Glynn Academy routed Bradwell, 11-1. Bradwell's lone goal came from Jacquline Mercer assisted by Martha Hause.
Bradwell connected on back-to-back hits, plating two runs in the top of the sixth inning and busting the game open for a 7-1 win over rival Liberty County High School Friday.
Cassandra Pelton of Ludowici shot a personal-best score, securing first place and solidifying her status as the state champion at both the Junior Olympic Archery Development State Indoor Championships and the Georgia Archery Association Indoor Championships.
The Long County High School baseball team on Tuesday lost its first home game of the season, falling to Brunswick, 10-0, in five innings.
The Hinesville Hurricanes are off to a 3-0 start to their season after defeating the Jacksonville Blackhawks, 14-10, last Saturday at Long Bell Stadium in Hinesville.
The Liberty County High School baseball team opened its season by winning one at home and losing one on the road this week.
Liberty County High School football players Richard LeCounte, Jacari Roberts and Jacquez Williams all participated in the 2014 MVP Football Camp on Sunday in Valdosta, and one Panther was recognized for his outstanding play.
Liberty County High School's girls' basketball team ended its season Monday night, losing to Burke County in the Region 3-AAAA tournament in Augusta.
Former Liberty County High School baseball players Aaron Hoffer, Trey Sikes and Brandon Whitmore made their Savannah State University debut during the Tigers' season-opening doubleheader at Presbyterian College on Sunday in Clinton. S. C.
The Long County High School baseball team picked up its first win of the season Monday by defeating Tattnall County, 4-2, in Reidsville.
Around 60 kids attended the final Scott's All*Stars' basketball tryouts Feb. 8 at the Liberty County YMCA.
Georgia Southern fullback Dominique Shawn Swope has been arrested and charged with aggravated battery, Statesboro police announced Tuesday morning.