Tonight, winless Long County High School (0-3) travels to Darien to take on McIntosh County Academy.
Local equestrian Payton Gerst was crowned this season's Coastal Empire Princess and placed sixth in the state at the 2011 Georgia Federation of Saddle Clubs show in Perry over Labor Day weekend.
Bradwell Institute's boys' cross-country team finished in second place overall at the annual Georgia-Florida Border Clash last weekend on Jekyll Island. Two Tigers finished in the top 10.
Deciding to make lemonade out of lemons, two local Southern Kingfish Association angling teams joined forces at the beginning of summer and now are headed to the national championship tournament in Biloxi, Miss.
The Long County High School football team lost, 50-14, to Wayne County on Friday in Jesup. The Blue Tide took an early 6-0 lead and were able to drive deep into Wayne County territory in the first half, but twice turned over the ball inside the Yellow Jackets' 20. The loss drops Long County to 0-3. Wayne County improved to 1-1-1. The Blue Tide schedule doesn't get any easier Friday, when Long County travels to ...
The first quarter of Friday night's game between Effingham County and Liberty County may have been a bit alarming for the Panthers, since the Rebels managed to run 11 minutes and 40 seconds off the clock.
SAVANNAH - Bradwell Institute senior Jahlil Witt blocked Beach senior Tyrie Taylor's 21-yard field goal attempt with 3 minutes, 38 seconds to play to preserve the Tigers' 22-21 victory over the Bulldogs in both teams' Region 3-AAAAA opener Friday night at Memorial Stadium.
Long County native Dustin McGowan finally made it back to the Toronto Blue Jays pitcher's mound Tuesday night.
The Liberty County High School Lady Panthers have struggled on the diamond of late, losing three games in a row against Region 2A-AAAA opponents.
Long County fell 10-4 to Tattnall County on Thursday in Reidsville, but the Lady Blue Tide may have won in the process.
Bradwell Institute beat Beach 22-21 at Memorial Stadium in Savannah on Friday night. Beach had an early lead and was up 21-0 before the Tigers began closing in. A touchdown and a field goal later the Tigers closed the half trailing 21-10. In the second half Tiger quarterback Myrese Cobb hit Quonte Haggray for a 65 yard touchdown pass and the Tigers ran with the momentum for the 22-21 win.
The Lady Tigers traveled to Groves on Tuesday and earned their fifth win in a row, defeating the Rebels, 10-2, in six innings. Bradwell Institute pitcher Karson Rogers got the win, striking out seven batters and giving up four hits.
Much like last season, the Bradwell Tigers will be looking for their first win of the season while the Beach High Bulldogs are 1-1 when the two teams meet tonight at Memorial Stadium in Savannah.
Two teams sitting at 1-1 square off tonight as the Effingham County Rebels visit the Liberty County Panthers at Donell Woods Stadium.
The Long County High School football team will face the Wayne County Yellow Jackets tonight in Ludowici.
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
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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.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team fell, 66-25, to Tattnall County in a nonregion contest Friday in Ludowici.
According to utsports.com, former Liberty County High School standout and current Tennessee star Jordan McRae was placed on the 50-man watch list for the 2013-14 Naismith Trophy. McRae made the list along with Volunteer teammate Jarnell Stokes. The list was unveiled Thursday by the Atlanta Tipoff Club.
The misidentification of a large bird flying over Georgia Southern University's Paulson Stadium 23 years ago led to a 17-acre education center that serves as home for the Eagles' mascot, the American bald eagle, as well as other birds of prey, also called raptors.
Bradwell Institute will open its regular basketball season tonight by hosting crosstown rival Liberty County High School.
Six members of the Long County High School softball team recently were named to the Region 2-AA All-Region team.