Bradwell opens its softball season at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday by hosting Ware County. The Lady Tigers graduated seven of their starters this past May, leaving coach Sharyl Eastlake with four returning seniors and a slew of younger players. Last year's Tigers finished 9-14 overall and 3-7 in the region, making the first round of the playoffs before losing in a best-of-three series against Effingham County. Chels Shutts, Jessica Puckett, Kasey Smith and Heather Rego are ...
Taking on Region 2-AA rival Toombs County on Friday in Ludowici, the Long County High School softball team held on to the lead through five innings, but gave up two runs late to drop their first game of the year, 2-1.
Sorting through a large number of potential players at tryouts Friday, third-year Liberty County High School volleyball coach Lauren Hale seemed pleased with the large turnout and talent.
Next Saturday, the Bradwell volleyball team will be in Waycross for its first three matches of the season.
Liberty County High School linebacker Raekwon McMillan, considered one of the top recruits in the country, has posted his top-six college choices and has set dates to make his official visits, according to his Twitter account and several news outlets.
Bruce Taylor, who was born in Riceboro, made his first career NFL game appearance Thursday as a linebacker for the Cincinnati Bengals in their preseason 34-10 win in Atlanta.
Game day Today Auto racing: • NASCAR Sprint Cup at the Glen, 1 p.m. (ESPN) • American Le Mans Series, 3 p.m. (ABC) • Off-road racing, TORC Series, 5 p.m. (SPEED) Golf: • PGA Championship, final-round play, 2 p.m. (CBS) Horse racing: • Adirondack; Saratoga Special, 5 p.m. (NBCSP) Little League baseball: • Mid-Atlantic Regional final, 6 p.m. (ESPN2) MLB: • Tigers at Yankees, 1 p.m. (TBS) • Marlins at Braves, 1:30 (FSN) • Cubs ...
The Long County High School football team will take to the field at 5 p.m. tonight for the first time in 2013 when the Blue Tide have an inter-squad scrimmage at Veterans Field.
Softball starts Monday for Liberty County High School, as the Lady Panthers will host Long County at 6 p.m.
For the Long County High School softball team, there will be no easing into the 2013 season.
Former Liberty County High School football player Shadrach Thornton has been suspended for North Carolina State's season opener Aug. 31 against Louisiana Tech in Raleigh due to off-field issues.
Q: Your tee shot has landed in trees, and you are lucky enough to be able to make a full swing for your next shot. However, you don't have a straight path to the green, but a low hook or low slice might get you out of trouble and maybe on the green. How do you go about hitting either of these shots?
Game day Today Golf: • PGA Championship, second-round play, 1 p.m. (TNT) Little League baseball: • Mid-Atlantic Regional semifinals, 11 a.m. (ESPN) • Midwest Regional semifinals, 1 p.m. (ESPN) • West Regional semifinals, 5 p.m. (ESPN2) • Southeast Regional final, 7 p.m. (ESPN) • West Regional semifinals, 9 p.m. (ESPN) MLB: • Marlins at Braves, 7:30 p.m. (FSN) • Cubs at Cardinals, 8:15 p.m. (WGN) NFL preseason: • Dolphins at Jaguars, 7:30 p.m. (NBC) Saturday ...
Deadline for Long Co. rec sports is Thursday Long County boys and girls interested in playing football or cheerleading can pick up an application at the Long County Recreation Complex. The ages to play football are 7-12 and for cheerleading are 5-12. The deadline for turning in applications is Aug. 15. Cost to play is $25. For more information, call 545-9112. Diamond Club golf tourney is Aug. 17 Long County Diamond Club will host ...
As the Liberty County High School football players prepare for the upcoming season, a common theme is brought up by the coaching staff as they discuss the difference between last year's Panther squad and this year's version.
Georgia Southern coach Jeff Monken had about 24 hours to enjoy the Eagles' 26-20 win over the Florida Gators.
BRUNSWICK - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources sought to enhance offshore fishing opportunities with the recent deployment of materials at Artificial Reef KC, 9 nautical miles east of Wassaw Island.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - More than 300,000 hunters pursue the white-tailed deer in Georgia. As a reminder to hunters, there were regulation changes in the number of available days to take deer of either sex, depending on the type of equipment used and the area of the hunt, beginning today.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - This holiday season, the Georgia Wildlife Resources Division is offering holiday gifts including lifetime licenses and recreational passes.
The Altamaha Riverkeeper last week gave notice to Rayonier Inc. of its intent to file suit against the company for violations of the Federal Clean Water Act and the Georgia Water Quality Control Act. The violations relate to ongoing effluent discharges into the Altamaha River from the Rayonier Performance Fibers plant in Jesup.
For the first time in his University of Tennessee career, Midway native Jordan McRae has been named the Southeastern Conference men's basketball player of the week, according to utsports.com.
Liberty County linebacker Raekwon McMillan is one of five high-school finalists for the 29th annual Butkus Award, which honors the nation's top football linebackers, according to a news release issued by the Butkus Foundation and the National College Football Awards Association.
Five new members will be inducted to the Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame during its annual banquet at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Dorchester Village Civic Center. Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased at the Liberty County Recreation Department. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be sold the night of the event.
Both Bradwell basketball teams had an early reason to give thanks when they beat McIntosh County Academy in overtime Tuesday for their first wins of the season.
Liberty County High School's basketball teams each had a split in home games against Jenkins and Richmond Hill.
The Long County boys' basketball team picked up its first win of the season last Friday by downing archrival Wayne County, 54-47, in Ludowici.
Pee-Wee league playoffs
Senior league playoffs
As the basketball season starts up, there are several local high-school graduates to keep an eye on at the collegiate level.
Former Liberty County High School football player Shadrach Thornton had to sit out the first game of the season for the North Carolina State Wolfpack due to off-the-field legal trouble. Since then, however, Thornton has picked up where he left off last season and currently leads the Wolfpack team in rushing yards with 606 yards on 127 carries.