Taking a spin around the track will have a different meaning for four local educators from Hinesville who will be featured in Saturday's Savannah Derby Devils Fresh Meat Scrimmage at Supergoose Skating Center in Savannah.
Last season, Liberty County High School shocked the state high school football world when it knocked off Statesboro, 29-0, in convincing fashion at Donell Woods Stadium.
Earning its first victory against Beach last week has given new life to the Bradwell Institute football team.
Tonight, winless Long County High School (0-3) travels to Darien to take on McIntosh County Academy.
Local equestrian Payton Gerst was crowned this season's Coastal Empire Princess and placed sixth in the state at the 2011 Georgia Federation of Saddle Clubs show in Perry over Labor Day weekend.
Bradwell Institute's boys' cross-country team finished in second place overall at the annual Georgia-Florida Border Clash last weekend on Jekyll Island. Two Tigers finished in the top 10.
Deciding to make lemonade out of lemons, two local Southern Kingfish Association angling teams joined forces at the beginning of summer and now are headed to the national championship tournament in Biloxi, Miss.
The Long County High School football team lost, 50-14, to Wayne County on Friday in Jesup.
The first quarter of Friday night's game between Effingham County and Liberty County may have been a bit alarming for the Panthers, since the Rebels managed to run 11 minutes and 40 seconds off the clock.
SAVANNAH - Bradwell Institute senior Jahlil Witt blocked Beach senior Tyrie Taylor's 21-yard field goal attempt with 3 minutes, 38 seconds to play to preserve the Tigers' 22-21 victory over the Bulldogs in both teams' Region 3-AAAAA opener Friday night at Memorial Stadium.
Long County native Dustin McGowan finally made it back to the Toronto Blue Jays pitcher's mound Tuesday night.
The Liberty County High School Lady Panthers have struggled on the diamond of late, losing three games in a row against Region 2A-AAAA opponents.
Long County fell 10-4 to Tattnall County on Thursday in Reidsville, but the Lady Blue Tide may have won in the process.
Bradwell Institute beat Beach 22-21 at Memorial Stadium in Savannah on Friday night. Beach had an early lead and was up 21-0 before the Tigers began closing in. A touchdown and a field goal later the Tigers closed the half trailing 21-10. In the second half Tiger quarterback Myrese Cobb hit Quonte Haggray for a 65 yard touchdown pass and the Tigers ran with the momentum for the 22-21 win.
The Lady Tigers traveled to Groves on Tuesday and earned their fifth win in a row, defeating the Rebels, 10-2, in six innings. Bradwell Institute pitcher Karson Rogers got the win, striking out seven batters and giving up four hits.
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.
Although a preseason game primarily helps the coaching staff determine where their team is at, it's still a game coaches want to win.
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.
The final Georgia Southern Eagle football camp, "Bash in the 'Boro," is set for Friday, July 18, at Allen E. Paulson Stadium in Statesboro.
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.
Everyone was sporting new camp shirts Thursday morning as Atlanta Calcio Academy wrapped up its four-day elite soccer training at James Brown Park.
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.
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.
Georgia Southern basketball player Eric Ferguson has been suspended indefinitely from the team following a June 26 arrest.
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