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Flag-football tournament for a cause

It didn't matter that some of the men went to Liberty County High School, some to Bradwell and even a couple attended First Presbyterian Christian Academy.

December 19, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


BI boys win, girls fall to Buccaneers

Bradwell Institute's basketball teams split nonregion games Saturday against McIntosh County in Darien.

December 19, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Lady Panthers knock off Lady Tide

The Liberty County girls' basketball team defeated Long County, 44-22, on Saturday in Ludowici.

December 19, 2012 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Liberty’s Farrior leads Panthers to road win over Blue Tide

The Liberty County High School boys' basketball team beat Long County, 53-43, on Saturday in Ludowici.

December 19, 2012 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


LCRD can’t do without them

The Liberty County Recreation Department acknowledged its volunteers at an awards luncheon Dec. 11. The volunteers served as head coaches for three or more teams in 2012. Honorees included Kenneth Bell, Steve Agosta, Valerie Isaac, Tammy Fischer, Albert Hawkins, Sheldon Whitemon and Maurice Jenkins.

December 19, 2012 | Staff report | Local sports


Sports briefs Dec. 19, 2012

Former BI, Liberty players sought

December 19, 2012 | Staff report | Local sports


Game Day Dec. 19, 2012

Game day

December 19, 2012 | Staff report | Local sports


Liberty Hall honors some of the best

Willie Jeffries, the first African-American head coach of a NCAA Division I-A football program had the crowd roaring with laughter as the keynote speaker at the ninth annual Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet.

December 17, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


MMS sweeps tourney at SJSC

Midway Middle School's basketball teams swept the Dec. 6-8 middle school tournament at St. James Sports Center.

December 17, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Lady Tide get first win under Hires

The Long County High School girls' basketball team ended its drought Friday, defeating Bacon County, 31-27. The victory was the Lady Tide's first this season and also new head coach Kala Hires' first win.

December 17, 2012 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Boys get last-second win, Lady Tigers cruise past Knights

Bradwell Institute's basketball teams both notched Region 3B-AAAAA wins Friday when the boys pulled off a last-minute 51-48 victory and the girls kept their lead - despite some turnovers - for a 59-43 finish.

December 17, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Bradwell boys continuing to improve

Bradwell Institute recently earned back-to-back Region 3B-AAAAA victories on the basketball court, giving the girls a much needed boost and helping the boys improve their record.

December 14, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Highlanders open season with a win

The First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' basketball team opened the season with a win Tuesday by beating Appling Christian, 76-49, in Baxley.

December 14, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Tough night for Long County

Tuesday wasn't a good night for the Long County High School basketball program as the varsity boys' and girls' teams lost home games to McIntosh County.

December 14, 2012 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Game Day Dec. 14, 2012

Game day

December 14, 2012 | Staff report | Local sports


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Long Co. 10-under team wins state crown

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.

July 14, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Preseason games fast approaching for Tigers, Panthers

Although a preseason game primarily helps the coaching staff determine where their team is at, it's still a game coaches want to win.

July 14, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Hocking, Darsey win championships at charity event

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.

July 14, 2014 | Wyler Smith | Local sports


Sports briefs

Correction

July 14, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


‘Bash in the ’Boro’ is Friday

The final Georgia Southern Eagle football camp, "Bash in the 'Boro," is set for Friday, July 18, at Allen E. Paulson Stadium in Statesboro.

July 14, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


John honored with proclamation, key

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.

July 11, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Soccer camp wraps up

Everyone was sporting new camp shirts Thursday morning as Atlanta Calcio Academy wrapped up its four-day elite soccer training at James Brown Park.

July 11, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Blue Tide finishing summer conditioning

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.

July 11, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Tigers resume team practice, raise funds

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.

July 11, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


GSU basketball player suspended after arrest

Georgia Southern basketball player Eric Ferguson has been suspended indefinitely from the team following a June 26 arrest.

July 11, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Local sports


Brown in NBA summer league

Another Liberty County High School basketball player is headed toward a potential NBA career.

July 07, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Swimming is more than treading water

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.

July 07, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Chapman slated to compete in Canada

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.

July 07, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


Delisha Milton-Jones is faring well in NY

Riceboro native DeLisha Milton-Jones is in her 15th season with the WNBA.

July 07, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


LCRD offers ways to keep cool

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.

July 07, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


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