Former Liberty County High School basketball guard Rion Brown had a breakout season with the University of Miami this year.
The Southeastern Diamondbacks, a newly formed Liberty County 12U traveling baseball team, played in its first tournament Saturday in Pierce County and took second place for their bracket at the Peach State Diamond Sports Wheel Pitch World Series. The Diamondbacks, who were established in March, practiced twice before the tourney but managed to make a good showing.
The southeast region of "In the Game High-School Sports Magazine" will now include coverage of Liberty County.
The start of summer is approaching quickly. By now, students have been out of school for several weeks and their parents are probably looking for fresh ideas to keep them entertained.
The Bradwell Tigers golf team will host its 15th annual Tiger Tee-Off at 1 p.m. Saturday at Cherokee Rose Country Club.
It was a battle pitting the United Spring Football League's best of the best against each other during the league's All-Star Game on Saturday at Long Bell Stadium.
The Junior Boys All-Star Team of Long County recently competed in a baseball tournament in Lyons. The team fell to Soperton in the final, 7-3.
The Hinesville Gators' tryouts scheduled for today have been moved to Thursday at James Brown Park. Tryouts are for their 11-and-under and 12-and-under boys' and girls' academy teams and the 13U, 14U and 16U girls and 17U and 19U boys' select teams. The tryouts will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday June 7, at James Brown Park. For more information call Tom Sukaratana 977-4642.
Hinesville native Gary Guyton seems to be adjusting to the South Florida heat as he takes the field with the Miami Dolphins during the team's organized team activity sessions.
Ladder drills, agility drills and a 1-mile run were on the agenda for the first day of softball conditioning Saturday morning at the Bradwell Tigers softball field.
Steve Spurrier thinks college football and men's basketball players should get a check.
Former Bradwell Institute football player Will Pettis was named one of the top 25 wide receivers in the Arena Football League, according to an AFL press release.
Pack up your seat cushions and head to Long Bell Stadium Saturday night. The Hinesville Hurricanes semi-pro football team will host the United Spring Football League All-Star game at 7:15 p.m.
Liberty County High School girls' basketball coach Carolyn Kelly has had recent success in getting players signed to play at the collegiate level.
The St. James 16U Coastal Crew Rebels took a bite out of the Big Apple earlier this month, making the final four of the King of the Rock Tournament held May 18-20.
Bradwell senior players Chris Nunn, Sage Sammons, Hunter Jackson and John Riddel were honored at the Tigers' last home baseball game of the season Wednesday afternoon. However, the celebration didn't last as Richmond Hill beat the Tigers, 9-3, in a Region 3-AAAAA contest.
Bradwell Institute held its final home soccer game for the 2014 season Wednesday afternoon, hosting Ware County.
The Low Country Storm boys' basketball team competed in its first tournament of the year last week in the Battle of the Creek in Atlanta. The Storm fell in the second round of the tournament. The members of the team who participated are Andre Burnnet, Alex Sanchez, Holden Riddle, Khy Collins, Christian Bass, Deshaun Coleman, Cody Cox, Jayshawn Early, Trevon Smith and Quanilis Bacon.
1. Who were the last teammates before Baltimore's Manny Machado and Chris Davis in 2013 to lead the American League in doubles and home runs in the same season?
Laettner to appear at Liberty Co. High School
Bradwell Institute's track team participated in the Beach Run Invitational track meet last weekend in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
The Long County High School baseball team was hoping to make up some ground in the Region 2-AA standings Friday when they hosted Benedictine Military School.
The Low Country Storm girls traveling basketball team recently won its first tournament of the year. The girls brought home championship medals in the Ladies First Classic Basketball Tournament held March 28-30 in Orlando. Team members are Patra London, Tierra Ramsey, Anazha Kincaid, Mya Howard, KeShawdra Cooper, Malaka Elix, Elexxus Wrighton, Kiara Edwards, Jeurnae Young, Alyssa McDuffie, Raina Richardson and Brianna Lord. The team is coached by Darrell West.
Scott's All*Stars performed their monthly community service at the Helen's Haven 5K Run on March 29 in Hinesville.
For the first Georgia Southern spring football scrimmage in full pads, the stat that stood out the most was the lack of flags.
Former NBA player Christian Laettner will be one of the speakers at a "Spring for Success" seminar at 6 p.m. April 14 at Liberty County High School.
Just two weeks ago, Bradwell Institute boys were in Springfield where the Effingham County Rebels beat the Tigers 3-2 in a Region 3-AAAAA brawl. Friday night, the Tiger boys picked apart the Rebels, 5-2, on Olvey Field.
All was well for the Long County High School teams Thursday as both shut-out their Bryan County foes.
Bradwell Institute did a good job holding off a big attack in Thursday's home stand against the Gators.
The Long County High School baseball team beat Claxton, 6-5, Wednesday in Ludowici in a non-region game.