The 14U Barracudas kicked off the 2012 season April 17 in Atlanta and won the Georgia Super NIT Tournament.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy played Toombs Christian Academy to a 7-7 tie on Friday in Lyons.
Long County High School lost a disappointing game, 3-1, Monday to Claxton.
The Easter Eggstravaganza Festival and Concert to benefit the Glennville Recreation Department will be Saturday at the department, 320 Veterans Road.
There are times when bad weather can be a good thing.
The Bradwell Institute baseball team picked up another Region 3-AAAAA win on Friday by toppling Johnson High, 14-2, in Savannah. The Tigers pounced early and were able to get the game done in time before bad weather swept into the area. It was the confidence-builder the Tigers needed after suffering a heartbreaking region loss to Jenkins last Tuesday and a disappointing loss to the Long County Blue Tide Thursday at home.
Liberty County High School hosted a junior-varsity track meet Tuesday, and the Panther JV boys earned a first-place finish.
The Long County High School baseball team entered Friday's home game against Bradley County with hopes of extending its two-game winning streak.
Lightning may have stopped Friday's game, but the Liberty County Panther seniors were still all smiles. The Panther seniors were honored at the home game in Donell Woods Stadium. The game against Brunswick will be rescheduled and both squads are headed to Ware County on Tuesday.
Football combine set for Richmond Hill
The Lady Highlanders soccer team played at home Tuesday against four-time state champion Frederica Academy and took down the crown holders, 3-0.
Richmond Hill cruised to an 8-0 win against the Liberty County girls and a 5-1 win against the boys' soccer squad in Region 2A-AAAA matchups Tuesday afternoon at Donell Woods Stadium.
If it hadn't been for a double by Bradwell Tiger baseball player Jacob Dill in the top of the seventh inning, the Jenkins Warriors would have claimed a no-hit shutout Tuesday in Savannah.
The Hinesville Hurricanes will host the first home game of the spring season Saturday at Long Bell Stadium on Highway 84 in Hinesville. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. and the 'Canes will take on the Legion of Zoom from Savannah.
Georgia's loss to Nebraska and Michigan State winning the Rose Bowl could mean that the Big 10 is enjoying a renaissance of sorts. Former Liberty County linebacker and Ohio State University recruit Raekwon McMillan may be in the middle of that rebirth.
Several players from area schools were honored at the Depot in Waycross at the fourth annual In the Game Awards Banquet.
The third time was the charm for the Liberty County Panthers in the Gentlemen's Classic at Statesboro. Losing in successive nights to Battery Creek, South Carolina and Brunswick, Liberty came out strong to defeat Osborne High School, 88-72. The Cardinals from Marietta traditionally play good basketball.
The Long County High School girls basketball team got a boost over the weekend, picking up two wins in the Portal Christmas Tournament.
There is one thing, and only one thing, Georgia Southern's football team needs to worry about between now and kickoff against N.C. State on Aug. 30 - running an offense with a quarterback making option reads, a fullback lined up with his hand in the dirt and a pair of slotbacks.
The Bradwell Tigers could not overcome an early deficit against Battery Creek, S,C., losing 60-52, Thursday night, in the Tigers opening game of the annual Christmas break tournament, the Gentlemen's Classic hosted by Statesboro High School.
The Long County High School cheerleading team was recognized last week during the school's annual sports banquet.
Midway Middle School took first place in Scott's All*Stars Middle School Winter Classic on Dec. 12-14.
The Long County High School boys basketball team continued to struggle Wednesday when it lost to Benedictine Military School, 69-54, in Savannah.
Long County High School held its annual fall sports banquet last week to recognize athletes who participated in football, cheerleading, softball and cross country. The football team honorees were highlighted in a recent story. This article focuses on the Blue Tide cross-country team, which is coached by Erica Harris.
The Kalamazoo Conquistadors again won the Joe Watkins Memorial Scholarship Flag Football Tournament on Saturday at James Brown Park.
In addition to the numerous accolades Liberty County High School football standout Raekwon McMillan has racked up the past two years - including winning the 2013 Butkus Award, which goes to the top high-school linebacker in the nation - the future Ohio State Buckeye recently received the Coastal Courier/Mike Reed Chevrolet Player of the Year award for the Panthers. According to a news release from God's Anointed New Generation, a youth group in Riceboro, McMillan's accomplishments will be celebrated from 4-6 p.m. Friday at the Liberty County Performing Arts Center. McMillan will sign autographs. The event is open ...
Fans in the Christmas spirit had nothing to do with the sea of green apparel that flooded Savannah State University's Tiger Arena on Thursday night. Those clad in one of the University of Miami's signature colors were present to support former Liberty County basketball standout Rion Brown as his Hurricanes took on SSU's Tigers.
Bradwell Institute on Friday night traveled to Coffee County, where the boys eked out a 60-58 win. The Lady Tigers lost, 53-44.
Many former local basketball players either are getting ready for Christmas break or are planning to travel during the holidays to play in basketball tournaments for their respective colleges.