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Buoyed by top three finishes from David Thornton and Jamorris Hill, Bradwell Institute won the boys' Region 3-AAAAA cross country title on Saturday at the Richmond Hill Fish Hatchery.
Bradwell Institute faced a tall order Friday night against a top-seeded team, but the Tigers' defense managed to hold back the Ware County Gators for the first half of the 39-6 loss at Olvey Field.
As if having to travel four and a half hours to Shellman for a football game wasn't bad enough, First Presbyterian Christian Academy on Friday also had to face a 5-4 team - Randolph Southern - that has scored 262 points so far this season.
After Friday's "win-or-go-home" sub-region game against South Effingham, the Liberty County Panthers went home. LCHS lost, 33-16, in the matchup for a spot in the postseason playoffs.
The Bradwell Tigers had a big defensive stand in the first half holding the visiting Ware County Gators to only 15 points. But injuries and a few busted plays started to make a difference in the second half and the Tigers lost 39-6 at Olvey Field.
Guyton stands to be the site of an offensive showcase tonight.
The Bradwell Institute Tigers will take on Region 3-AAAAA top seed Ware County at 7:30 tonight at Olvey Field.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy goes on one last road trip tonight as it heads to Shellman to play Randolph Southern.
The Long County High School football team faces an old nemesis at 7:30 tonight as McIntosh County Academy comes to Ludowici.
Q: One of the most-frequent questions I get asked by students is: Where is the best ball position when they are hitting with different clubs?
Scott's All*Stars performed their monthly community service at the Helen's Haven 5K Run on March 29 in Hinesville.
For the first Georgia Southern spring football scrimmage in full pads, the stat that stood out the most was the lack of flags.
Former NBA player Christian Laettner will be one of the speakers at a "Spring for Success" seminar at 6 p.m. April 14 at Liberty County High School.
Just two weeks ago, Bradwell Institute boys were in Springfield where the Effingham County Rebels beat the Tigers 3-2 in a Region 3-AAAAA brawl. Friday night, the Tiger boys picked apart the Rebels, 5-2, on Olvey Field.
All was well for the Long County High School teams Thursday as both shut-out their Bryan County foes.
Bradwell Institute did a good job holding off a big attack in Thursday's home stand against the Gators.
The Long County High School baseball team beat Claxton, 6-5, Wednesday in Ludowici in a non-region game.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy dropped a 12-1 loss to David Emanuel Academy Tuesday in Stillmore. On Thursday, the FPCA boys welcomed DEA to their home turf and avenged the earlier loss with a 7-1 win at St. James Field.
PORTAL - After 12 innings, a strong start and heroic comebacks, the Liberty County Panthers lost a game Wednesday by walking in a run.
The Long County Middle School soccer team became the first squad in the county's history to win a region championship by defeating Martha Puckett, 2-1, on March 29 in Jesup.
Bradwell Institute's baseball team recalled how Effingham County shut them down, 13-0, when the teams battled in a Region 3-AAAAA contest March 10.
The Long County High School baseball team on Tuesday took on a strong Jeff Davis squad in Ludowici, and though the Blue Tide kept the game close, the Yellow Jackets won, 6-4.
Bradwell Institute's boys' and girls' teams fell at Windsor Forest last Friday.
Both Long County High School soccer teams on Monday fell to ranked teams during Region 2-AA action in Savannah.
The Scott's All*Stars eighth-grade boys' basketball team finished second in a tournament last month in Charlotte.