Former Long County Blue Tide pitcher and Toronto Blue Jay reliever Dustin McGowan saw more action this past week as he faced the Tampa Bay Rays on July 19 and the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday and Tuesday.
Several players from Liberty County participated in the 2013 Committee for Social Change basketball tournament June 29 at the Glennville Recreation Park.Ralph Ward, Ted Singleton and Joe Roberts were among the big winners in the annual tournament, which raises funds for scholarships.Ward and Singleton managed teams that won trophies.
Game day Today Auto racing: • Nationwide Series practice, 10:30 a.m. (SPEED) • Sprint Cup practice, 11:30 a.m. (SPEED) Boxing: • Super featherweights, 9 p.m. (ESPN2) Golf: • Senior British Open, noon (ESPN2) • US Junior Boys Amateur Championship quarterfinals, 1 p.m. (GOLF) • RBC Canadian Open, 3 p.m. (GOLF) MLB: • Cardinals at Braves, 7:30 p.m. (FSN) • Cubs at Giants, 10:05 (WGN) Tennis: • Atlanta Open, 4 p.m. (ESPN2) • Bank of the ...
Tiger Tee-Off set The Tiger Tee-Off Golf Tournament will start at 9 a.m. Aug. 3 at Taylor's Creek Golf Course on Fort Stewart. The tourney format is a four-person scramble. Prizes are $300 for first place, $200 for second place, $100 for third place and a free car for hitting a hole-in-one on a select hole. Entry fees are $50 per individual and $200 per team. For more information, call 478-494-2016 or 912-767-2370 or email ...
The Bradwell football fan base definitely is ready for some football. However, Tiger Nation did make time for some golf this weekend. Twenty-one teams competed in the inaugural Bradwell Tigers Touchdown Club golf tournament Saturday at Cherokee Rose Country Club. Though the booster club initially was organized last season, it was reorganized under new auspices and leadership as new head coach Adam Carter took charge of the Bradwell Institute football team last April. Members of ...
According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, the University of Georgia still is in contention of landing heavily recruited Liberty County linebacker Raekwon McMillan.
Long County High School will be looking to continue its upward swing in football when the Blue Tide open the 2013 regular season Aug. 30, according to the team's recently released tentative schedule.
Game day Today Auto racing: • Camping World Truck Series qualifying, 7 p.m. (SPEED); CWTS Inaugural Midsummer Classic, 9:30 p.m. (SPEED) MLB: • Braves at Mets, 7 p.m. (SPSO) • Rays at Red Sox, 7 p.m. (ESPN) WNBA: • Connecticut at Atlanta, 7 p.m. (FSN) Thursday Canadian football: • Edmonton at Montreal, 7:30 p.m. (ESPN2) Golf: • Senior British Open, noon (ESPN2) • RBC Canadian Open, 3 p.m. (GOLF) MLB: • Braves at Mets, noon ...
Lady Tiger softball conditioning The Bradwell Lady Tiger softball team has its summer conditioning from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and also from 9-11 a.m. Saturdays at Lady Tiger softball field. Girls entering grades 8-12 are welcome. Participants must have a current sports physical and need to bring softball equipment, tennis shoes and a water bottle. Tryouts will be at 5 p.m. Aug. 1 at the field. For more information, call 977-2016, 977-2017 or 977-2015. ...
Bradwell Institute's new athletic director, Ken Griffin, knows everyone these days is talking about the impending football season.
The Easons of Hinesville will be loading up the RV and heading to Loretta Lynn's ranch next week, their second trip in two years to the Hurricane Mills, Tenn., plantation home.
The Long County mite boys' all-star baseball team recently finished as runner-up in the 2013 Georgia Recreation and Park Association district baseball tournament in Screven County, according to Long County Recreation Department Director Michelle Rogers.
The Bloom-N-Lunatics, a soccer team comprised of players from Hinesville and Richmond Hill, took second place at the Summer Slam tournament July 13-14 on Jekyll Island. The team battled the No. 2 team in the nation in the championship game, and coach Michael Wilkinson said the girls did their best and fought to the end. The performance qualified the team for an upcoming tournament at Disney's Wide World of Sports. The team also possibly will ...
The Tiger Tee-Off Golf Tournament will start at 9 a.m. Aug. 3 at Taylor's Creek Golf Course on Fort Stewart.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern Athletics has entered into a partnership with SIDEARM Sports to create an all-new gseagles.com, according to the university's current website.
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.
Fortunately for the Long County High School basketball teams, they have home-court advantage this weekend when they battle two of their toughest nonregion opponents.
Former Bradwell football player Marsalis Jackson was one of 10 LaGrange Panthers named to the USA South All-Conference football team, as announced by the conference Wednesday and reported on lagrangepanthers.com.
Top-seeded Georgia Southern will face eighth-seeded Elon in the first round of the Southern Conference volleyball tournament at 12:30 p.m. today in Greenville, S.C., according to gseagles.com.
Antonio Glover got his first start in college last Saturday against Elon, and by all accounts the Georgia Southern sophomore acquitted himself well.
Former Liberty County High School football players and brothers Trier, Aaron and Jovan Bennett are helping the Tuskegee University Golden Tigers make history this weekend.
Liberty High School's football team, known for putting up triple digits in rushing per game, was held to 73 total yards on the ground in its 27-7 loss last Friday at Westover High School in Albany.
Liberty County High School's girls' and boys' basketball teams continued their winning ways Saturday at the Southside Classic Tournament in Savannah.
The Long County High School girls' basketball team fell to New Hampstead High School, 53-21, on Saturday in Ludowici.
The Long County High School boys' basketball team on Saturday lost its season opener to New Hampstead, 66-54, in Ludowici.
The Scott's All*Stars youth-basketball team recently partnered with Sons of Sophistication to bag groceries at Second Harvest for the elderly as their monthly community service. The All*Stars also recently participated in a teen-issues program at Jenkins High School in Savannah. During the program, participants discussed the cost of teen pregnancy, bullying, playing the cards you are dealt and other topics.