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It was a day to honor the Liberty County Lady Panther seniors, but Saturday also was a big memory for Lady Panther freshman catcher Riley Davis.
Former Liberty County High School running back Shadrach Thornton patiently waited for a chance to show his skills. As a true-freshman running back for the North Carolina State University Wolfpack, there was a chance coach Tom O'Brien would redshirt Thornton and sit him out during his first year, but that all changed Saturday.
The Long County High School football team Friday picked up its first Region 2-AA win in almost four years when it manhandled Atkinson County, 47-6, in Pearson.
The Long County High School softball team topped Atkinson County, 2-1, on Monday in Ludowici to move into today's region playoffs.
Within a span of six minutes in the first quarter, the Liberty County Panthers on Friday night made a statement to Cross Creek - not on our turf.
Softball season is quickly approaching the playoffs, and local teams are wrapping up their regular games and catching up on matches that were rescheduled due to weather.
The Blue Tide football team got back on the winning track Friday with a solid thumping of Atkinson County. The Ludowici team traveled to Pearson to take on the Rebels and came out strong en route to a 47- 6 victory over the home team.
The Long County High School softball team wrapped up its regular season Thursday by splitting a doubleheader at Metter High School.
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Three touchdowns in less than six minutes, a safety and two back-to-back turnovers by the visiting team helped clear the path for the Liberty County Panthers Friday night at Donell Woods Stadium. When time expired the Cross Creek Razorbacks were stunned by the big Cats 42-7.
The Cross Creek Razorbacks of Augusta will make their first appearance at Liberty County High School's Donell Woods Stadium for a football battle at 7:30 tonight.
The Long County High School football team will try to end a two-game losing streak tonight when the Blue Tide travel to Pearson to face Atkinson County.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy will make the second road trip of its inaugural season when it goes to Stillmore to face the David Emanuel Eagles at 7:30 tonight.
Liberty County celebrated its seniors in the final regular-season home game of their career Friday, but the Panthers were denied a win in their 4-0 loss to region power Wayne County.
The Long County baseball team last week claimed a win Wednesday at Vidalia, but then fell Friday at Bacon County.
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher and Long County native Dustin McGowan on Friday picked up his first win since 2008, as the Blue Jays won in Baltimore, 2-0.
South Effingham dampened the happiness of the Liberty County High School soccer teams' senior day Thursday evening at Donell Woods Stadium.
It's way, way, way too early to be talking about Georgia Southern's starting lineup for the upcoming 2014 football season, so let's talk about it.
Georgia Southern has obligations for four non-conference football games for the 2015 season with games at Georgia and West Virginia and home contests against The Citadel and Western Michigan, Director of Athletics Tom Kleinlein announced earlier this week.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy honored its senior soccer players Thursday at St. James Field during the final home games of the season. The Highlander seniors had plenty to cheer about, including both matches against Robert Toombs Academy ending in shutouts.
Playing in Pearson on Tuesday, the Long County High School girls' soccer team continued its winning ways by beating Atkinson County, 10-0. The boys' team, however, continued its hard-luck streak, dropping another game 1-0.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's baseball team earned a 7-4 win Thursday at St. Andrews.
Shaquoia "Coco" Crockett didn't get the opportunity to play basketball her senior year of high school, but she'll soon return to the court as a South Georgia Technical College Lady Jet.
Bradwell Institute football player Sterling Burns signed a letter of intent Wednesday at BI to play football at Greenville College in Illinois.
Saying he understands what it's like to have gone through multiple coaches and promising he will help build the Tigers' football program, newly hired Bradwell Institute football coach Greg Hill addressed the Rotary Club during their meeting Tuesday afternoon at La Quinta Inn in Flemington.
Long County High School's Tristan Goodro on Wednesday signed on to play baseball for Middle Georgia State College next year.
Bradwell senior players Chris Nunn, Sage Sammons, Hunter Jackson and John Riddel were honored at the Tigers' last home baseball game of the season Wednesday afternoon. However, the celebration didn't last as Richmond Hill beat the Tigers, 9-3, in a Region 3-AAAAA contest.
Bradwell Institute held its final home soccer game for the 2014 season Wednesday afternoon, hosting Ware County.