1. Name the only switch-hitter to compile at least 300 home runs and 300 stolen bases in his career.
Game day Today Cycling: • Tour de France, stage 17, 8 a.m. (NBCSP) Thursday Cycling: • Tour de France, stage 18, 6 a.m. (NBCSP) Golf: • British Open, 4 a.m. (ESPN, live), 3 p.m. (ESPN, replay) • LPGA Marathon Classic, 2 p.m. (GOLF) • PGA Sanderson Farms Championship, 4 p.m. (GOLF) WNBA: • Phoenix at Los Angeles, 10 p.m. (ESPN2) Friday Boxing: • Light welterweights, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN2) Cycling: • Tour de France, stage 19, ...
Tigers raising funds The Bradwell Institute football team is raising funds by selling discount cards for $10 apiece. The players will be selling them throughout the community. For more information, call 368-6123 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Scott's All*Stars awards event set The fourth annual Scott's All*Stars awards ceremony will be held from 6-8 p.m. July 20 at Club Stewart, 1020 Hero Road, building 405 on Fort Stewart. The fee is $20 per person. Dress is semi-formal. ...
Long Bell Stadium's field was a bit damp last week, but the intermittent rain and clouds provided a respite from the heat for the children and teenagers completing their final days of soccer camp. The Hinesville Gators Soccer Association and Atlanta Calcio Academy wrapped up the week-long camp and offered five local soccer players the opportunity of a lifetime - a trip to Florence, Italy, next spring.
The Bradwell Tiger football team started spring training earlier this year and, after a week of field training, the players retreated to the weight room throughout most of June and July. New head football coach Adam Carter said they will attend a camp and start working more on football drills this week, but the weight room still is a big part of his practice routine.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy soon will kick off its second football season in the school's history, but it will be new head coach Jamie Sharp III's first year. He was hired last week to take over the team.
The Long County High School Touchdown Club recently held its monthly meeting to begin preparing for the upcoming football season.
Game day Today MLB: • Home Run Derby, 8 p.m. (ESPN) Tuesday Cycling: • Tour de France, stage 16, 8 a.m. (NBCSP) MLB: • 2013 All-Star Game, 7:30 p.m. (FOX) Wednesday Cycling: • Tour de France, stage 17, 8 a.m. (NBCSP) Thursday Cycling: • Tour de France, stage 18, 6 a.m. (NBCSP) Golf: • British Open, 4 a.m. (ESPN) • LPGA Marathon Classic, 2 p.m. (GOLF) • PGA Sanderson Farms Championship, 4 p.m. (GOLF) WNBA: ...
The Long County 10-under all-star baseball team is playing in the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association state tournament after finishing second at the Class C District Tournament, held June 21-26 in Hazlehurst.
The Liberty County Panther football team is back in training and spending more time on the football field as they condition for the upcoming season.
The Liberty County Recreation Department's all-star junior softball team on Wednesday lost its first game in the Georgia Recreation and Parks association state tournament in Vidalia.
Game day Today Boxing: • Super bantamweights, 10 p.m. (ESPN2) Cycling: • Tour de France, stage 13, 8 a.m. (NBCSP) Golf: • Scottish Open, 5:30 a.m. (GOLF) • Manulife Financial LPGA Classic, 12:30 p.m. (GOLF) • PGA John Deere Classic, 3 p.m. (GOLF) • U.S. Senior Open, 4 p.m. (ESPN2) MLB: • Cardinals at Cubs, 4 p.m. (WGN) • Reds at Braves, 7:30 p.m. (FSN) Soccer: • MLS-Liga MX friendly, D.C. vs. Chivas Guadalajara, 8 ...
Little Eagles camp set STATESBORO - Georgia Southern football will hold a three-hour Little Eagles' Camp on Friday, July 26, in Savannah's Daffin Park. Participants will learn football fundamentals from the GSU coaching staff and participate in instructional sessions, drills, competitions and other activities during the three-hour sessions. The morning camp, available for boys and girls in grades 1-8, is from 9 a.m.-noon. Cost is $40 per participant. Campers will receive a T-shirt, camp certificate ...
Local soccer players are getting a taste of European-style soccer this week during a training camp at Liberty Independent Troop Park.
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher and Long County native Dustin McGowan posted solid outings in three recent Major League Baseball games.
Georgia Southern coach Jeff Monken had about 24 hours to enjoy the Eagles' 26-20 win over the Florida Gators.
BRUNSWICK - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources sought to enhance offshore fishing opportunities with the recent deployment of materials at Artificial Reef KC, 9 nautical miles east of Wassaw Island.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - More than 300,000 hunters pursue the white-tailed deer in Georgia. As a reminder to hunters, there were regulation changes in the number of available days to take deer of either sex, depending on the type of equipment used and the area of the hunt, beginning today.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - This holiday season, the Georgia Wildlife Resources Division is offering holiday gifts including lifetime licenses and recreational passes.
The Altamaha Riverkeeper last week gave notice to Rayonier Inc. of its intent to file suit against the company for violations of the Federal Clean Water Act and the Georgia Water Quality Control Act. The violations relate to ongoing effluent discharges into the Altamaha River from the Rayonier Performance Fibers plant in Jesup.
For the first time in his University of Tennessee career, Midway native Jordan McRae has been named the Southeastern Conference men's basketball player of the week, according to utsports.com.
Liberty County linebacker Raekwon McMillan is one of five high-school finalists for the 29th annual Butkus Award, which honors the nation's top football linebackers, according to a news release issued by the Butkus Foundation and the National College Football Awards Association.
Five new members will be inducted to the Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame during its annual banquet at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Dorchester Village Civic Center. Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased at the Liberty County Recreation Department. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be sold the night of the event.
Both Bradwell basketball teams had an early reason to give thanks when they beat McIntosh County Academy in overtime Tuesday for their first wins of the season.
Liberty County High School's basketball teams each had a split in home games against Jenkins and Richmond Hill.
The Long County boys' basketball team picked up its first win of the season last Friday by downing archrival Wayne County, 54-47, in Ludowici.
Pee-Wee league playoffs
Senior league playoffs
As the basketball season starts up, there are several local high-school graduates to keep an eye on at the collegiate level.
Former Liberty County High School football player Shadrach Thornton had to sit out the first game of the season for the North Carolina State Wolfpack due to off-the-field legal trouble. Since then, however, Thornton has picked up where he left off last season and currently leads the Wolfpack team in rushing yards with 606 yards on 127 carries.