For nearly 30 minutes Friday night, Bradwell Institute controlled the game, the pace and held the lead against unbeaten Johnson. But the visiting Atomsmashers outscored the Tigers' 18-8 in the fourth quarter to pull out a 55-50 win and stay unbeaten in Region 3-AAAAA.
Liberty County High School's Michael Farrior's 3-pointer at the buzzer forced overtime Friday night against visiting Tattnall County. The Panthers then did what they had to do in OT to earn a 65-60 win, leaving them undefeated.
Three Lady Panthers scored in double digits to lead Liberty County High School to a 72-49 win Friday night against Tattnall County in a nonregion girls' basketball contest.
The Bradwell Institute girls' basketball team had little trouble with Region 3-AAAAA foe Johnson High on Friday night in Hinesville, riding defense to a 58-29 win over the Lady Atomsmashers.
Seventeen Long County High School football players have been named All-Region 2-AA by the region's coaches.
Bradwell Institute opened region 3-AAAAA play against Beach on Tuesday night for what may be the last time as reclassification comes down the pike. Beach defeated the Lady Tigers, 48-30, but the Tigers took the boys' game, 81-66.
Four Panthers hit the double-digits in scoring Tuesday night to lead unbeaten Liberty County High School to a 64-48 win over McIntosh County Academy in Darien.
Liberty County High School's Lady Panthers basketball team improved to 3-2 overall with a 54-31 win over McIntosh County Academy on Tuesday night in Darien.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team fell to 0-2 with a 38-17 loss to Wayne County on Saturday in Jesup.
Bradwell Institute guard Javante Richey looks to pass during the first meeting between BI and rival Beach in the Joe Greene Tournament at Beach High School earlier this month. Both the Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs won. The Bradwell boys evened the score Tuesday night beating the Bulldogs 81-66. The score for the Lady Tigers' game was not available by press time. Read more in Friday's Coastal Courier.
The Long County High School boys' basketball team pulled out an 87-82 win over Wayne County on Saturday in Jesup.
University of Tennessee sophomore basketball player Jordan McRae, who graduated from Liberty County High School, equaled his career-high for the second game in a row with 25 points in Monday night's 89-81 loss at Oakland. McRae played for 33 minutes and was 7-of-17 from the floor and 3-of-8 in 3-point shooting.
Liberty County High School made it a sweep on Wednesday night at the Joe Greene Tournament at Beach.
In the second day of the Joe Greene Classic the Bradwell Tiger boys and girls got a sneak peak of the Region 3-AAAAA foe, Beach High.
Walker Middle School recently held an athletic banquet to present awards to students on the cheerleading, football and softball teams.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' basketball team ended its regular season Friday with a 69-55 win over Trinity Christian in Dublin to stay undefeated in Region 2-AA at 10-0.
Bradwell defeated Richmond Hill, 61-58, on Friday in Richmond Hill to earn third place in the Region 3-AAAAA tournament and a trip to the state playoffs
The Long County High School girls' basketball team had its season end Tuesday with a 59-39 loss to Bryan County in the Region 2-AA Region tournament in Lyons.
Last year, the Long County High School baseball team finished the season with a 14-11 overall record and a 9-9 mark in Region 2-AA Region. But even though the team showed promise, doing better than it had in several years, it still missed making the playoffs by one game.
The seventh-grade Coastal Crew Rebels went 3-1 in pool play in the Martin Luther King Basketball Tournament held Jan. 18-19 in Atlanta.
The Bradwell Institute Tiger Marching Band, which has been raising funds to purchase new uniforms, recently held its first Miss Bradwell Institute Pageant on Feb. 8 at the Liberty County Performing Arts Center.