Though rain came and clouds hung around, the Long County Touchdown Club's sixth annual golf tournament went ahead as scheduled Saturday at the Cherokee Rose Golf Club in Hinesville.
Former Florida Gators quarterback Tim Tebow knows how to draw a crowd, even in Georgia. On Thursday, the Denver Broncos quarterback stopped at D1 Sports Savannah to work out with local D1 Sports members. Tebow recently became a co-owner of the exclusive training facility with former University of Georgia player Herschel Walker. The event was closed to the public, but more than 100 fans clung to the chain-link fence to get a glimpse of Tebow ...
To say that Derek Sills loves Georgia Southern University and legendary football coach Erk Russell is an understatement. A walk through his home is like visiting a museum dedicated to the iconic coach and a tribute to Eagles football.
Bradwell Institute track and field standout Quintunya Chapman soared to a first-place finish in the long jump on Saturday.
The Law Enforcement Information Sharing Network's second annual golf tournament was Friday at Taylors Creek Golf Course on Fort Stewart.
Coach DeAndre Davis and the Bradwell Institute Tigers track team were recognized Tuesday by the Liberty County Board of Education for earning their fifth Region 3-AAAAA championship. The Tigers were presented certificates of appreciation. They're shown with BoE members Lily Baker (left) and Becky Carter (right).
It's time for the girls to shine at the state track meet, which is under way this weekend at Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany.
Bradwell Institute's Danielle Durham (in white) was one of three Lady Tigers soccer players named to this year's All-Region 3-AAAAA team. Also making All-Region from BI were Kayla DeJesus and Rebekkah Smith. Tigers David Miller and Alberto Llevon were named to the boys' All-Region 3-AAAAA team.
The Long County Chamber of Commerce held its first golf tournament on Saturday, and tournament director Kerry Hunt called it a successful endeavor.
Scott's All-Stars hosted the third of four tournaments scheduled for the spring league May 7 at Midway Middle School. Ten AAU teams from the Southeast competed in the tourney. The teams were broken down by age level.
Every dark cloud has a silver lining. Bradwell Institute baseball coach Rhett Hellgren said he and his players are disappointed in their performance Friday at Tift County High School, where the Tigers were bumped from the state playoffs after losing the first two games in a three-game series by a combined score of 21-0. But that doesn't mean the season itself wasn't a good one, Hellgren said. Bradwell went 16-11 overall and 14-4 in Region ...
Ten scholarships worth $1,000 each will be awarded to local high school seniors, thanks to the Martin Luther King Observance Association Golf Tournament, which took place April 16 at the Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville.
Three Liberty County YMCA Heat swimmers qualified for the 14U long course state championship meet, which will take place in July in Augusta.
Big trucks and proud truck owners came together Saturday in Long County to show who had the meanest truck around.
The local results of the boys' state track meet are as follows: Liberty County High School • Javon Bennett finished second in the discus throw with a toss of 165 feet, 2 inches. Bradwell Institute • Marsalis Jackson finished seventh in the long jump with a leap of 21-11 3⁄4. • Anthony Holsendolph finished eighth in the high jump, clearing 6-2. • Jamael Smith, who recently signed to run track at Chattahoochee Technical College, finished ...
The Hinesville Hawks girls' basketball team was reorganized and renamed as the Lady Hawks this year to better represent the various communities the girls come from.
Kickoff of the 2013 Georgia Southern Football season is about 100 days away, but Eagle fans can lock in key game dates on their 2014 calendars.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Georgia Southern's second-straight trip to the NCAA softball tournament will start against South Florida at 3:30 p.m. today in the Gainesville Regional.
Softball tourney set
After being denied the Georgia Independent School Association Class AA state title last year, the First Presbyterian Christian Academy girls' soccer team wasn't about to let another chance to earn the crown slip away.
Faith Baptist Christian Academy's Brittany Hall on Thursday signed a letter of intent to play softball and volleyball for Brewton-Parker College in Mount Vernon.
Three Bradwell Institute baseball players were selected for Region 3-AAAAA All-Region honors
The Scott's All*Stars sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade basketball teams competed in the fourth annual Mother's Day Tournament, held May 11-12 in Hinesville, with the seventh-graders earning second place in their division.
Deniece Williams of Hinesville took first place in her age division at the 2013 Georgia State Youth United States Bowling Congress Pepsi Tournament, held April 27 in Columbus.
Panthers need equipment
Former Liberty County High School basketball players Rion Brown, Jordan McRae and Lamar Richardson dropped by the Shuman Center on Thursday evening and spoke to a group of young basketball players. The trio touched on the importance of working hard and maintaining good grades in order to play at the college level.
For some time, the children at the Liberty County Pre-K Center watched as Bradwell Institute's new football stadium was built. Once it was complete, the students admired the new field and facility, which sparked an idea that came to fruition last week.
Bradwell Institute named former cross-country and golf coach Ken Griffin as the high school's new athletic director. Griffin fills the position once held by former Tiger football coach Jim Walsh.