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McMillan shines at Atlanta football camp

Liberty County High School linebacker Raekwon McMillan performed well over the weekend at the 2012 Atlanta NIKE training camp.

April 25, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Bradwell earns three region wins in a row

In the past three games, the Bradwell Institute baseball team gave up only one run while racking up 47 against Region 3-AAAAA opponents Windsor Forest and Johnson High.

April 25, 2012 | John Wood and Patty Leon | Local sports


Tigers sweep region track titles

Bradwell's track teams sprinted to first place in the Region 3-AAAAA track finals Friday at BI.

April 25, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Tide drop final home game

The Long County High School baseball team played its final home game April 17 and took a loss to Brantley County, 7-3.

April 25, 2012 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


All-Stars compete well in Aiken

Scott's All-Stars sixth-grade team participated in Aiken Warriors Super Regional tournament April 20-22 in Aiken, S.C.

April 25, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Local sports


’Landers take two from Crusaders

First Presbyterian Christian Academy raised its season record to 8-6 Thursday with a sweep of region foe Robert Toombs at home.

April 23, 2012 | John Wood | Local sports


FPCA girls’ soccer has strong season

It was a strong season for the First Presbyterian Christian Academy girls' soccer program - and it's not over yet.

April 23, 2012 | Staff report | Local sports


Local riders shine at spring show

Several riders from three local stables garnered top honors March 24 at the Dixie Stables' 34th annual spring horse show in Allenhurst.

April 23, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Local sports


Guyton back for third annual festival

Former Bradwell Institute football player and current Miami Dolphin Gary Guyton will host his third-annual sports festival May 4-5 at James Brown Park and Bradwell Institute.

April 23, 2012 | Staff report | Local sports


Ball at rest moved by another ball

Question: Martha and Alice are playing the fifth hole. Martha hits her ball on the green and it comes to rest two feet from the hole. Alice then proceeds to hit her ball from off the green and it strikes Martha's ball and knocks it into the hole.

April 23, 2012 | Graham Lewis | Local sports


Benefit fishing, golf tourneys planned

Two area tournaments will be held Saturday, April 28, to benefit children stricken with illness and to send a student to college.

April 23, 2012 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Guyton signs with Dolphins

Hinesville native Gary Guyton signed a one-year contract with the Miami Dolphins Tuesday morning. The Miami Herald reports the Dolphins agreed to terms with Guyton on Friday. But according to Guyton's NFL agent Richard Kopelman of KLASS Sports, Guyton made it official Tuesday.

April 18, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


BI beats region powerhouse Camden

Baseball teams normally peak in mid-April, hoping for momentum for the postseason.

April 18, 2012 | John Wood | Local sports


FPCA wins two games, faces RTA Thursday

The Highlanders' Phillip Swindell hit for the cycle and Rickey Gillard had a strong outing in his first start of the year for a 15-6 victory against Appling Christian Monday.

April 18, 2012 | John Wood | Local sports


Lady ’Landers start state playoffs

Highlander Brooke Standard pulled a hat trick against Georgia Christian Saturday in Valdosta.

April 18, 2012 | Patty Leon | Local sports


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Long Co. 10-under team wins state crown

The Long County 10-and-under all-star baseball team won the Georgia Recreation Parks Association Class C state championship on Friday in Blakely, sweeping the tourney field and outscoring their opponents, 55-6.

July 14, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Preseason games fast approaching for Tigers, Panthers

Although a preseason game primarily helps the coaching staff determine where their team is at, it's still a game coaches want to win.

July 14, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Hocking, Darsey win championships at charity event

The foothills of the Appalachians proved to be the perfect setting for Gravel Hill Farms and Dixie Stables at the third annual Northeast Georgia Charity Horse Show, as both stables claimed class championships.

July 14, 2014 | Wyler Smith | Local sports


Sports briefs

Correction

July 14, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


‘Bash in the ’Boro’ is Friday

The final Georgia Southern Eagle football camp, "Bash in the 'Boro," is set for Friday, July 18, at Allen E. Paulson Stadium in Statesboro.

July 14, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


John honored with proclamation, key

Former Bradwell Institute football player Ulrick John was honored by Mayor Jim Thomas on Thursday for being the first Hinesville native to be drafted by a National Football League team.

July 11, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Soccer camp wraps up

Everyone was sporting new camp shirts Thursday morning as Atlanta Calcio Academy wrapped up its four-day elite soccer training at James Brown Park.

July 11, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Blue Tide finishing summer conditioning

The Long County High School football team's summer conditioning program is winding down. The Blue Tide began their program in June and have been practicing three days a week ever since, with the exception of taking off last week. They will wrap up their conditioning July 17, and their football camp will run July 21-25. School practice begins July 28.

July 11, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Tigers resume team practice, raise funds

The Bradwell Institute Tigers resumed team practices this week after taking one week off as required by the Georgia High School Association. The players trained with their helmets on, allowing them to become acclimated to the heat.

July 11, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


GSU basketball player suspended after arrest

Georgia Southern basketball player Eric Ferguson has been suspended indefinitely from the team following a June 26 arrest.

July 11, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Local sports


Brown in NBA summer league

Another Liberty County High School basketball player is headed toward a potential NBA career.

July 07, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Swimming is more than treading water

Tom Dunlap started swimming at age 10 and still asserts - 70 years later - that the sport is good for the body and mind. His friend, Gary Burch, started swimming about two years ago and said it has improved his overall health. Both men regularly take to the pool at the Liberty County YMCA, and while they do it to stay in shape and have fun, they want others to know that the recreational activity can be deadly for those who don't know how to swim. "Most of the kids who drown probably thought they could swim," Dunlap said.

July 07, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Chapman slated to compete in Canada

It's her first year competing in multi events, but former Bradwell Institute track star Quintunya Chapman is making the most of it. The University of Georgia junior recently was named to the National Team USA U23 squad that will compete in Canada on Aug. 8-10.

July 07, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


Delisha Milton-Jones is faring well in NY

Riceboro native DeLisha Milton-Jones is in her 15th season with the WNBA.

July 07, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


LCRD offers ways to keep cool

Summer is here, and the Liberty County Recreation Department has a number of events, classes and opportunities that will let local residents keep cool in the pool.

July 07, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


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