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.
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.
The seventh-grade Coastal Crew Rebels are headed to Orlando this weekend for the Youth Basketball of America National Tournament, which takes place July 6-12.
The date has been set for the 10th annual Henry "Hank" White Memorial Golf Tournament.
The Low Country Storm, a basketball team representing Liberty and Long counties, recently traveled to Macon to compete in the Summer Slam-Fest Basketball Tournament.
All*Stars banquet planned
It's been long anticipated, but as of Tuesday, Georgia Southern officially became an all-sports member of the Sun Belt Conference.
STATESBORO - Carolyn Riley has rejoined the Georgia Southern women's basketball program as an assistant coach, head coach Chris Vozab announced this week.
The United States' run in the World Cup is over. The Internet's new hero, American goalie Tim Howard, couldn't save the U.S. in the tournament, and the team now is headed back stateside.
Jordan McRae was in Philadelphia on Saturday as the 76ers introduced their new members to the media and gave their new players their jerseys.
The Hinesville Soccer Association and Hinesville Gators are sponsoring a week-long elite soccer camp starting next Monday at James Brown Park.
If you asked most men of a certain age, regardless of race or creed, who helped shape, define them and prepare them for life, many would credit their fathers and mothers - rightly so.
Race honors FDNY