Georgia Bombers Turkey Bowl planned
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's cross-country runners went the distance this season.
The Long County High School football team dropped a tough game Nov. 2 to McIntosh County, 30-19, in Ludowici.
The East Georgia College men's basketball team, which features four players from Liberty County, has its first home game of the season at 7:30 tonight against Middle Georgia College in Swainsboro.
Georgia Bombers to host Turkey Bowl
Buoyed by top three finishes from David Thornton and Jamorris Hill, Bradwell Institute won the boys' Region 3-AAAAA cross country title on Saturday at the Richmond Hill Fish Hatchery.
Bradwell Institute faced a tall order Friday night against a top-seeded team, but the Tigers' defense managed to hold back the Ware County Gators for the first half of the 39-6 loss at Olvey Field.
As if having to travel four and a half hours to Shellman for a football game wasn't bad enough, First Presbyterian Christian Academy on Friday also had to face a 5-4 team - Randolph Southern - that has scored 262 points so far this season.
After Friday's "win-or-go-home" sub-region game against South Effingham, the Liberty County Panthers went home. LCHS lost, 33-16, in the matchup for a spot in the postseason playoffs.
The Bradwell Tigers had a big defensive stand in the first half holding the visiting Ware County Gators to only 15 points. But injuries and a few busted plays started to make a difference in the second half and the Tigers lost 39-6 at Olvey Field.
Guyton stands to be the site of an offensive showcase tonight.