The Liberty County High School girls' basketball team used speed and defense to earn a 47-29 win over Bradwell Institute in a scrimmage Tuesday night at BI.
The boys' basketball team at Bradwell Institute is ready to hit the court, and according to coach Pete Woodard, most of his starters will be young but experienced. They learned on the job.
Though the Long County High School football team didn't win any games this year, coach Ron Flott said his team has plenty to be proud of.
Bradwell Institute girls' basketball coach Faye Baker knows it's going to be difficult for her team to repeat last year's performance.
Long County High School seniors who participate in cross country, band, football and cheerleading were recognized Friday night at Veterans Stadium prior to the Blue Tide football game.
As winter approaches, so does basketball season, and the St. James Sports Center wants to make sure future hoops stars are well equipped with the fundamentals to play the game.
The first time the Panthers took to the gridiron against the Effingham County Rebels, Liberty County High School earned an 18-12 win over visiting Effingham County.
Long County High School fell 34-14 to Toombs County on Friday in Ludowici to finish 0-10 under first-year head coach Ron Flott.
Basketball season tips-off next week and perennial power Liberty County High School will have its first test in a scrimmage game Tuesday night against Bradwell Institute.
A lot has happened since the first basketballs bounced on the then-new surface at the St. James Sports Center 15 years ago.
Bradwell Institute hosted its annual Powder Puff game Friday, where the senior squad edged out a victory over the junior squad in the last six seconds of the game.
Liberty County High School (2-7) has one final opportunity to earn a win tonight at Effingham County (1-8) in a cross-region matchup in Springfield.
Tonight is the final night of football for Long County High School (0-9) in 2011. It's not only the Blue Tide's last chance to earn a win this season, but it may be their best opportunity because visiting Toombs County is 1-8. But coach Ron Flott said the Blue Tide aren't taking the Bulldogs lightly. "I expect another physical game against Toombs County. Like Tattnall, they're big and they come right at you, and that's ...
It's never enjoyable to see a community turn on a high school coach. It's not at all fun now, as calls grow for 17-year veteran Jim Walsh Jr.'s job, if not his actual head. His crime? Not winning enough at Bradwell Institute. Never mind that Walsh, who in 18 years at BI has a 114-93 record and 10 trips to the state playoffs, hasn't missed a tackle this season. Nor has he jumped offsides, dropped ...
Speed and experience will be allies for the Liberty County High School girls' basketball team this season, according to head coach Carolyn Kelly.
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.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Long-time Auburn University at Montgomery men's basketball head coach Larry Chapman of Ludowici recently announced that he will retire at the conclusion of the 2013-14 season. As a player at Ludowici High School, he was a two-time all-state selection and twice led his team to the state championship tournament.
Riceboro native and WNBA star DeLisha Milton-Jones recently was acquired by the New York Liberty, according to wnba.com.
A boys' basketball game between Liberty County and Bradwell Institute is one of the biggest draws in Hinesville high-school sports.
In a packed-to-capacity Bradwell gym Friday, the Liberty County Lady Panthers went on a big second-half run to get past the Bradwell Lady Tigers, 57-28.