Bradwell Institute multi-sport star Quintunya Chapman signed her letter of intent Friday afternoon to run track and field for the University of Georgia.
It was supposed to be a day to celebrate the seniors on the Tigers baseball team. Instead, it turned into a nightmare for Bradwell Institute coach Rhett Hellgren as Benedictine walloped the Tigers, 21-1, on Friday night at Tiger Field. The loss dropped BI to third in Region 3-AAAAA. It also sent the Tigers packing for the first round of the Class AAAAA playoffs. Benedictine, meanwhile, bumped out Groves and clinched the No. 4 playoff ...
Scott's All-Stars' high-school-aged boys' basketball team went to their first AAU tournament in LaGrange on April 23-24.
Eight teams participated in the sixth annual Relay for Life softball tournament April 23 in Ludowici.
For the third year in a row, Liberty County's Suzie Q's participated in the Savannah Susan G. Komen's Race for the Cure. The Suzie Q's is a local organization committed to raising funds for breast-cancer research, cures and mammograms. This year, the Suzie Q's raised $6,212 and were among the top five fundraising teams at the event. The Suzie Q's already are ramping up for next year's race, and they're accepting donations of diapers and ...
Several Tigers qualified for the state track meet during the Region 3-AAAAA finals April 26 at Bradwell Institute.
Liberty YMCA Heat swimming coach Donna Hooe not only coached the Georgia Masters Super team to a 25th-place overall finish at the 2011 YMCA Masters Nationals on April 14-17 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., she also swam well herself.
After running a successful boys' basketball program the past few years, South Georgia Kings co-founder Leonard Hall felt it was time to give the talented girls in the community their fair share of glory.
Bradwell Institute fell to Groves High, 11-7, on Wednesday in a key Region 3-AAAAA baseball game in Garden City.
Despite putting up three home runs, the Long County High School baseball team dropped a 10-9 nail-biter to Brantley County on Tuesday.
The Liberty County Panthers boys' and girls' track teams finished in fourth place at the Region 2-AAAA track meet April 22 at Statesboro High School.
Bradwell's Garrett McCorckle slams the ball down the third-base line during a game against Windsor Forest earlier this season. The Tigers play at Groves today at 4:30. host McIntosh County Academy at 5 p.m. tomorrow and will close out the season with a Region 3-AAAAA game against Benedictine at 4:30 p.m. Friday for senior day. If the Tigers hold on to second place in the region, they will host a first-round state playoff game May 6.
The fifth annual Liberty County Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic presented by Spine & Sport teed off Friday at Cherokee Rose Country Club with 24 teams in attendance.
The Long County Chamber of Commerce will hold a golf tournament Saturday at the Cherokee Rose Golf Course in Hinesville. Registration for the event will begin at noon, and the first tee-off is at 1:30 p.m.
The Tigers are still in the thick of it. Bradwell Institute took another Region 3-AAAA victory on Friday by coasting to a 10-0 win over Johnson in three innings in Savannah. The win improved BI to 16-7 overall and 14-2 in 3-AAAAA. The Tigers remain in second place in the region as they prep for their last two region games. Bradwell plays Tuesday at Groves and hosts Benedictine on Friday on senior day. Benedictine (10-12, ...
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.
Faith Baptist Christian Academy's Kirk Hill Jr. signed a letter of intent Thursday to play basketball for Trinity Baptist College in Jacksonville.
Former Lady Highlander basketball player Aaliyah Wilson got a big surprise when she visited First Presbyterian Christian Academy on Friday morning. The Lady 'Lander basketball standout received a scholarship last year to play basketball at Brewton-Parker College, but her busy schedule didn't give the school administrators an opportunity to honor her with a signing ceremony.
Seventh annual Savannah Mile Run set
Last season they made it to the finals and were defeated but this year the First Presbyterian Christian Academy girls would not be denied the state title.
Change can be a scary and unsettling at times. But for the Bradwell Institute football team, a new head coach has sparked excitement among the potential players and drawn onlookers to the spring-practice sessions that started last week.