The Long County High School baseball team got stung by Jeff Davis County High School, 7-2, in Ludowici on Wednesday. The game was the first 2-AA Region game for both teams.
The public is invited to a catch-and-release bass tournament March 17 on Fort Stewart. The event will be at Pineview Lake. Fishermen may launch at first light - about 6:30 a.m. - with weigh-in scheduled for 11 a.m. Winners will be determined by total weight of a five-fish maximum. Cash prizes - based on the number of participants - will be awarded for first through fifth places, largest fish and in a youth category. Early-bird ...
As teams progress through the state basketball playoffs, the opposition is supposed to become harder.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy girls' basketball player Aaliyah Wilson has been picked to represent her school in Saturday's Georgia-South Carolina all-star game in Augusta.
STATESBORO - The Bradwell Institute girls' and boys' track and field teams opened the 2012 season with second-place finishes at Saturday's Statesboro Invitational.
Liberty County's track teams took first place last Thursday at home in their first meet of the season.
The Liberty County baseball team took a 12-0 loss Tuesday from Benedictine in Savannah. According to LCHS coach Joel Moody, the Panthers struggled at bat, mustering up only one base hit in the game. Panther Kevin Chiu started strong on the mound by getting three outs on three batters in the first inning. But the Cadets started swinging the bats and the Panthers used five pitchers in the game. Liberty, which is 2-3 overall, travels ...
The St. James Coastal Crew Rebels will host the 2012 Tip-Off Classic, starting at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, March 10 at the St. James Sports Center in Holmestown.
The Hinesville Hurricanes team will kick off its first spring league schedule Saturday in Sylvania against the Tri-County Panthers.
Softball tourney set The second annual Relay for Life softball tournament is set for Saturday, March 10, at James Brown Park. Teams of seven to 10 players are needed. The registration fee is $150, and proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society. For more information, call 912-980-5717.
Liberty County High School's boys' basketball team had a rough time at Lovejoy High Wednesday evening in the Sweet 16 game of the state playoffs. Lovejoy outscored the Panther boys 64-34 to end Liberty's state run. Read more in Friday's Coastal Courier.
After a week of watching their opponents on film, the Panthers of Liberty County High School were able to break down Northside Warner Robin's press, earning a 75-58 win Saturday in Warner Robins and advancing to round two of the state playoffs.
The growing rivalry between Georgia Independent School Association Region 2-AA Frederica Academy from St. Simons Island and Hinesville's First Presbyterian Christian Academy peaked Saturday at the Class AA state championship game.
All season the Long County boys basketball team found a way to win close games at the buzzer. But Saturday they were unable to conjure up the magic, losing to Early County, 75-77, in the first round of the state playoffs.
Friday's weather postponed Liberty County's game against Brantley County, but the sun was out Saturday afternoon, and the Panthers split games when they hosted Windsor Forest in a double-header.
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.
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.