Both local teams dropped baseball games Tuesday with the Bradwell Tigers traveling to Waycross to face the Ware County Gators and the Liberty Panthers hosting South Effingham.
Now at 3-0, the Hinesville Hurricanes had a bit of Irish luck Saturday, scoring their third win. The semi-pros beat the Augusta Knights, 16-8, in Augusta.
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Liberty County High School won the first matchup with Bradwell this season, but Bradwell wasn't going to let the crosstown rivals beat them on the Tigers' field.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's baseball team lost one and won one recently.
Former Long County High School student and 4-H Archery team member Linda Stephens recently took second in her division in the National Collegiate Indoor Archery Tournament at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro.
Long County's Jamaal Anderson was named the Region 2-AA boys' basketball co-player of the year.
The National Golf Association's NGA Professional Golf Tour will play April 1-7 at the Sapelo Hammock golf course.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy has been serving up wins in tennis this season, with the girls' team 4-0 and the boys' team sitting at 2-2 as of Tuesday.
Kelsey Higgason (second row, left), Asyria Daniels (second row, second from left) and Brooke Standard (third row, next to coach) recently participated on the Coastal Georgia SSA U18 Tournament team in the Florida State Invitational in Tallahassee. The team, coached by Michael Townsend, won the tourney with the final match against Florida's No. 6 Santa Rosa (Pensacola) going into overtime and a penalty-kick shootout. The tournament made it seven matches in three days for Higgason, Daniels and Standard as they had just completed an FPCA high-school tournament at Sherwood Academy in Albany before traveling to Tallahassee. Standard also was ...
Benefit tourney set
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's soccer teams continued to dominate as the boys and girls both won, 9-0, on Thursday against Robert Toombs Christian Academy at James Brown Park.
The Long County High School soccer teams split their games Friday against Metter in Ludowici, with the girls winning big and the boys losing.
Liberty County High School had a strong goal-line stance in the final seconds of Friday's 31-0 homecoming victory over Hephzibah at home.
"I sound like a broken record," first-year Bradwell Institute head coach Adam Carter said after his Tiger football team lost by one point Friday night in Effingham. "I keep saying it every week - we're fighting. We just can't seem to get that one break. We should have won that football game. We made a mistake, and that's a coachable football game. We fought the whole game. We played 48 minutes of football."
First Presbyterian Christian Academy endured a heart-crushing blow Friday when Memorial Day School delivered an 86-6 pounding to the Highlanders at Long Bell Stadium in Hinesville.
The Long County High School softball team closed out its regular season Thursday on a positive note, beating McIntosh County, 4-1, in Darien.
Question: Ralph and Mike are playing in a tournament. On the 16th hole, both players hit their shots onto the green. Ralph is away and asks Mike to mark his ball. Mike marks his ball, and Ralph hits his ball into the cup. Mike then replaces his ball, leaves his marker in place and steps away to line up his putt. A gust of wind moves the ball to a new position, about 6 feet further from the hole. What procedure must Mike follow?
Liberty County High School had a strong goal line stance, caused and recovered a fumble in the final 13 seconds of regulation to secure a 31-0 shutout over Hephzibah at Donell Woods Stadium Friday night. The victory gives the Panthers a 5-0 start, the best of coach Kirk Warner's career, and a reason for the school to celebrate during their Homecoming game.
After taking its bye week last week, Bradwell Institute will be in Springfield tonight to face the Effingham County Rebels in a Region 3-AAAAA contest.
Liberty County High School football coach Kirk Warner is trying to keep the hype under wraps as the Panthers get set to host Hephzibah at 7:30 tonight for their homecoming game.
Tonight is a big night for the Long County football program with the Blue Tide face undefeated Bryan County in Pembroke and the Wildcat middle-school team playing its homecoming game in Ludowici.
It only took an hour for the Liberty County Lady Panther softball team to shut down Statesboro, 16-0, in three innings Tuesday at home.
The Long County High School softball team clinched a playoff berth by defeating Metter, 6-3, on Tuesday in Ludowici.
If the First Presbyterian Christian Academy Highlanders thought their first football game of the season against Bethesda was going to be a challenge, a bigger one arrives tonight.
After a week off, Georgia Southern returns to the gridiron at 6 p.m. Saturday by hosting Chattanooga.
Injuries may be a part of football, but for a running offense like Georgia Southern's, injuries can have quite an impact when so many are injured at one position.
Liberty County High School and Bradwell Institute both had something to celebrate Saturday morning with their second head-to-head softball game of the season.