The Liberty County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Association is preparing for the seventh annual Golf Tournament for Scholarships, and MLKOA President Rev. Alvin Jackson is urging players to sign up fast for the April 16 tournament at the Cherokee Rose Golf Course.
The Liberty County YMCA Heat swim team swam in its final short course yards meet of the season at the 2011 Southeastern Georgia Sectionals in Brunswick on March 25-27.
Three Scott's All-Stars players attended Middle School Elite camp, a national exposure camp at Fordham University in the Bronx, N.Y., on March 26-27.
Bradwell Institute added to its region lead with a 12-7 win against Groves on Tuesday night at home. Despite three errors and 10 runners left on base, the Tigers rallied in the later innings to put away the Rebels.
The Lady Tigers put forth a strong effort against Camden County Tuesday night before falling, 1-0.
The Liberty soccer teams fell to Glynn Academy at home Tuesday night.
Georgia Southern freshman Kwajelin Holsendolph was named a Southern Conference women's co-outdoor track athlete of the week for her performance in a meet last weekend.
Vidalia High School cruised by Long County High School, 12-1, on Tuesday in Vidalia.
The Liberty County High School baseball team ended a six-game losing streak with a decisive 13-3 win in six innings against visiting Bryan County on Saturday.
The University of Miami men's basketball team was eliminated from the National Invitational Tournament after Alabama beat them, 79-64, on March 23.
Scott's All-Stars fifth-grade team competed in its first AAU tournament March 18 in Charlotte, N.C. The boys went 1-2, but more importantly, according to founder Marcus Scott, players got the opportunity to tour Johnson and Wales University and Johnson C. Smith University.
Three words often used by Bradwell Institute baseball coach Rhett Hellgren appear to be sinking in.
Heavy smoke from wildfires in Long County forced the cancellation of Friday's baseball game in Nahunta between Long County High School and Brantley County High School.
Liberty County High School's track team swept visiting Jenkins March 18 to take their fourth straight win.
Glynn Academy handed the Liberty County High School baseball team its fifth straight loss Friday night, beating the host Panthers 5-1.
It was a big rivalry battle and a bittersweet game for the First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' basketball team Tuesday night.
Just two days after the Bradwell boys' basketball team beat Statesboro in overtime, the Tigers did it again Tuesday.
Tuesday was a rough night for the Long County High School basketball program as the girls' and boys' teams lost to McIntosh County Academy in Darien.
According to a report on the University of South Carolina Upstate's athletic website, former Bradwell Institute track athlete KeAndrea Ladson was named Women's Field Performer of the Week on Wednesday.
Pictured are Liberty County Recreation Department volunteer coaches who were head coaches for three or more teams in 2013. From left, Marty Martin, Melissa Moore, Tammy Fisher, Dana Lee, Tacarra Hayes, Albert Hawkins, Travis Mobley and Ken Bell. Not pictured: Sheldon Whiteman, Ginefur Peppers and Carlos Carreras. These volunteers were presented LCRD coaches' apparel during Tuesday's recreation-board meeting at the Charles Shuman Recreation Center. As a group, these individuals contributed in excess of 2,000 hours of volunteer service to the LCRD in 2013.
Q: Marcus and James are playing in a local two-ball tournament. On the fourth hole, there is a back-up in play as they wait their turn on the tee box. James takes his sand wedge and hits a few short chip shots on the tee box while they wait. Their opponents tell James that he has incurred a penalty for practicing on the course during tournament play. Has James violated the rules of golf?
Liberty County High School linebacker Raekwon McMillan has been selected as the 2013 national high-school Butkus Award winner as the nation's top linebacker.
Liberty County split home games with Burke County on Saturday.
Bradwell Institute's basketball teams won tight home games Saturday over Statesboro.
Liberty County riders placed in 22 different classes and brought home blue ribbons from eight classes at the 2013 Georgia Fall Classic on Nov. 23 in Perry.
STATESBORO - Jerick McKinnon was named the most valuable player for Georgia Southern's football team Saturday during the team's postseason banquet in Statesboro.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Georgia Southern's string of success on the campus of the Florida Gators came to an end Thursday at the NCAA volleyball tournament against the Florida State Seminoles.
Bradwell Institute boys' basketball team took down the Glynn Academy Red Terrors at home Friday night to start their Region 3-AAAAA games with a 54-40 win. Before the boys' game, the Lady Tigers suffered a loss in their region opener, falling 42-33.
According to the University of Miami's athletic website, former Liberty County High School basketball player and UM senior Rion Brown scored a career-high 25 points in the final game of the ACC/Big Challenge tournament Wednesday night.
The Long County High School boys and girls basketball teams will take on the McIntosh County teams Tuesday in Darien.