Lined up underneath moss-draped live oaks - just a stone's throw from the marsh's edge - runners stretched and set timers ahead of the second annual Sunbury 5K on Saturday morning.
Penalties hurt the Bradwell Tigers and speed helped the Windsor Forest Knights on Olvey Field tonight. Bradwell battled to the bitter end but as the clock ticked toward zero the Knights held on to win 34-24 in a Region 3-AAAAA match up.
While First Presbyetrian Christian Academy is known for its state championship-caliber basketball program, there is another Highlander squad that is opening eyes around the Georgia Independent Schools Association.
Tied for last place in Region 3-AAAAA is not where the Bradwell Tigers want to be at this point in the football season. Nestled alongside Jenkins and Savannah High, the Tigers need to win tonight when they host Windsor Forest to have a viable shot for the postseason. In fact, the BI boys need to win from here on out to push Johnson, Benedictine and Groves down the region scale.
After stumbling in their Region 2A-AAAA opener against Richmond Hill last week, the Liberty County Panthers are headed to Brunswick to take on the Pirates at 7:30 tonight.
After a week off, the Long County High School football team will return to the gridiron when it takes on Pierce County at 7:30 tonight in Blackshear.
Proving that tough men can wear pink the Walker Middle School Wildcats honored WMS sixth grade teacher Beth Vandevort by wearing pink uniforms in last Friday's game against Lewis Frasier Middle School.
Bradwell Institute pitcher Karson Rogers allowed one hit in two games, and the Lady Tigers outscored Johnson, 52-0, in a doubleheader Saturday to clinch third in Region 3-AAAAA.
Running, jumping, dribbling and shooting were the focus of the first Fundamentals Tip-Off Classic on Saturday at the St. James Sports Center.
Here are the top 10 teams in the Associated Press Georgia high school football polls of the 2011 season. Area teams are in bold.
Thanks to Tay Tay Bacon's electrifying 92-yard kickoff return for a touchdown, it only took Liberty County High School about 12 seconds to find the end zone Friday night against unbeaten Richmond Hill.
GARDEN CITY - A wild football game between Bradwell Institute and Savannah High on Thursday night had a little bit of everything: a fight between two players, an interception and kickoff returned for touchdowns, and two quarterbacks combining to throw for six touchdowns and more than 450 yards.
Its official: The softball season has come and gone.
The second annual Sunbury 5K benefiting the American Diabetes Association and Wounded Warriors Project is set to start at 10 a.m. Oct. 8 at the Sunbury Crab Company.
Despite a 92 yard return for a touchdown in the opening kick of the game by Liberty's Tay Tay Bacon, the Richmond Hill Wildcats upset the Panthers' homecoming winning 14-6 at Donell Wood Stadium tonight. Minutes after scoring their first touchdown Shadrach Thornton plowed through blockers and ran to the outside for a 51 yard touchdown that was wiped away by a holding call. The Panthers had several opportunities inside the Wildcats' 20 but were unable to punch through the goal line.
Brooke Standard is getting ready to play with some of the best soccer players in the nation this weekend as a new member of the Carolina Elite Soccer Academy's Elite Clubs National League team in Greenville, S.C.
Bradwell Institute Lady Tiger JV and varsity softball teams took on the highly ranked Lady Gators in Ware County on Thursday in a Region 3-5A game.
After a 45-minute delay in Lakeland because of lightning, the Long County High School football team jumped out to an 8-0 lead Friday and held on to beat Lanier County in a tough, non-region game.
Long County High School was recently chosen to receive the 2013 Georgia High School Association Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award.
Friday's big game between Liberty and Bradwell is done. The Panthers earned a 35-17 win and the Commissioner's Cup.
Liberty County High School football coach Kirk Warner said he waited 12 long years for this moment.
The Long County High School football team opened its season with on Friday, defeating Lanier County, 16-12, in Lakeland.
Every coach will say they always place their best 11players on the field.
The Long County High School softball team picked up big Region 2-AA wins last week.
Liberty County High School's softball team let an early lead slip away Thursday afternoon during its home game against Richmond Hill.
Liberty County High School held off a third quarter run by the Bradwell Tigers to win 35-17 in the regular season opener held at Donell Woods Stadium Friday night.
Those planning to go to Donell Woods Stadium tonight should leave early to get good parking spots and seats.
The Long County High School football team opens its season tonight by taking on Lanier County at 7:30 in Lakeland.
The Bradwell Lady Tigers softball team dropped a 9-0 decision to Glynn Academy in a Region 3B-AAAAA matchup Tuesday in Hinesville.