The Blue Tide baseball team returns to its home turf tonight after a five-game road stretch that spanned two weeks. Long County faces Brantley County in this evening's Region 2-AA matchup. The Herons come into the game with a 6-4 overall record and a 3-2 region mark. The Tide have a 4-7 overall record and are 1-5 in the region; however, Long County's record doesn't include the outcome of Thursday's game against Bradwell Institute.
Three Liberty County football players have been invited to the Southeast Ultimate 100 combine June 17 in Atlanta. Additionally, two Panthers were named most valuable players based on their performance at the National Underclassman Combine on March 10 in Richmond
ATLANTA - Georgia is banning three-a-day football practices and will fine schools that violate rules aimed at keeping student-athletes from succumbing to heat.
WAYCROSS - Bradwell's boys' track team place second and the girls came in fourth at the second annual Swamp Relays over the weekend in Waycross.
The Long County High School baseball team snapped a five-game losing streak Friday, defeating McIntosh County, 11-5.
The Highlander have dusted off their cleats and started the baseball season. Under the guidance of coach Bruce Green, the boys currently are 1-1 in Region 2-AA and 1-3 overall.
Scott's All-Stars fifth and sixth grade basketball teams placed second and third, respectively, at their first Super Regional tournament March 10-11 in Jacksonville.
Bradwell Institute's track teams took second place at the Georgia Southern Invitational March 10 in Statesboro.
Camden County toppled the Bradwell Tigers 21-1 in a Region 3-AAAAA game Friday afternoon. The Wildcats piled up nine runs in the first inning. By the time Tiger starting pitcher got two batters out he had tossed nearly 40 pitches and was relieved by Jacob Dill. At bat, Dill provided the Tigers' lone run with a home run over the left field fence in the bottom of the first. The Wildcats started the second inning ...
The Long County High School baseball team and track team did well in recent outings. On Friday, the Blue Tide picked up their first 2-AA Region baseball win of the year. The Ludowici team defeated McIntosh County 11-5 in Darien. With the win, the team now has a 4-7 overall record and a 1-5 region mark. Thursday, the Blue Tide is on the road again having to face Bradwell Institute. When the teams met last ...
Some of the best collegiate golf in the nation is going on just up the road. The 33rd Annual Schenkel Invitational began Friday as the Georgia Southern golf team hosts 13 other schools at Forest Heights Country Club. Play runs through this afternoon. "This is always a fun event," GSU head coach Larry Mays said. "We always look forward to the Schenkel. It's a privilege to be able to put on such a great tournament." ...
The Hinesville 10U Gators boys soccer team won first place March 3 at the North Florida Cup on Jekyll Island. Team members are Kendall Anderson, Keagan Toole, Palmer Whitney, Mark Alan McGarry, Casey Rearley, Dustin Brown, Kyle Osteen, Evan Toole, and Christopher Dargan. Coaches are Keith, Jared, and Vera Anderson.
The Scott's All-Stars started the AAU season with a weekend on March 3-4. According to All-Star founder Marcus Scott IV, the retreat was to promote team unity, clarify program information, and exercise team bonding, as well as educate participants of the mission and vision for the program. Scott said, "They learned the ABCs of Scott's All-Stars, which include putting academics first, utilizing our tutorial program to obtain ultimate academic success, strengthening core basketball skills, sustaining ...
Bradwell Institute's baseball team won two of its three games this week heading into today's action.
The Brunswick Pirates avenged their 6-0 loss Monday to Bradwell by overpowering the Panthers, 18-2, Tuesday night in Hinesville.
Football seniors to be honored Saturday
The Liberty County Athletic Hall of Fame will be inducting five new members during its annual banquet at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Dorchester Civic Center. In today's Courier we introduce the last two inductees.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy will start its basketball season Monday, visiting Coastal Home School in Pembroke.
Long County High School football standout Josh Berry has earned a full football grant and scholarship to attend Savannah State University for the 2014-15 school year, according to a letter he has received.
Liberty County High School linebacker Raekwon McMillan wrote on Twitter that he will announce where he will go to college Dec. 16 at LCHS.
Start New Year off with a splash on New Year's Day at the 14th annual Tybee Polar Plunge on Tybee Island.
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.