Faith Baptist Christian Academy Crusaders basketball players Jaquez Motley, JJ Frazier, Aaron Scott and Kirk Hill showcased their talent at the Elite Hoops Showcase on Aug. 13-14 in Birmingham, Ala.
The 2012 AAU season just got started, and already the 15U Liberty Thunder team proved they will be hard to beat. The team finished second in a tournament in Statesboro on Aug. 12-13. Coach Patrick Sammons said it was an accomplishment, considering his 15U team played up a division against 16U teams. The Thunder went 3-1, losing the championship to the Wayne County Rampage. "The boys played well all weekend with great defense and timely hitting," Sammons said.
The Hinesville Hurricanes posted a 36-0 win against the Tri-City Panthers Saturday night at Long Bell Stadium.
The Long County High School football team lost its preseason scrimmage 41-14 to Bacon County on Thursday night at Veterans' Stadium in Ludowici.
The Long County High School softball team took first in their bracket in the Tattnall Warrior Blast Tournament last weekend in Reidsville.
Cars lined Highway 84 as fans scrambled for the best seat in the house at Friday night's scrimmage between the Liberty County Panthers and the Bradwell Tigers. The only thing louder than the game announcer was the roar of the crowd as the teams exchanged touchdowns before Liberty took the lead midway through the fourth quarter. Despite a last minute surge by the Tigers' offense, the Panthers went on to win, 14-7.
The Long County High School football team lost a scrimmage to Bacon County on Thursday in Ludowici. Playing in front of the hometown fans, the Blue Tide lost, 41-14, to the Red Raiders. Pictured above, Long County's Armondo Toledo takes the handoff to run for a big chunk of yards against Bacon County. Pick up Wednesday's edition of the Courier to read a full story on the game. For more photos, go to www.coastalcourier.com.
On Wednesday, the Long County High School softball team lost its first 2-AA Region game of the season to McIntosh County.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy boys' varsity soccer team started playing last weekend, and the Highlander boys are off to a good start.
Get the seat cushions ready and drag them out to Donell Woods Stadium tonight. The high school football season kicks off with a scrimmage between Liberty County High School and Bradwell Institute at 7 p.m.
Dusting off the dirt and getting by a rough first inning is exactly what the Liberty County High School Lady Panthers needed to get their first win of the softball season. On Tuesday afternoon visiting Statesboro High opened their season with a loss when the home team swept ahead to win 8-3.
The Walker Middle School football and softball teams are, so far, having a great years.
The racers take the track tonight at Oglethorpe Speedway in the final run to determine the overall champion in each division of the Pooler Pawn and Diamond Company 440 Special, the Southern Eagle Budweiser Late Models, Love's Seafood Street Stocks, Two Nuts and a Bolt Garage Pure Stocks and the Savannah Go Minis Mini Stocks.
All-Star standout Marcus Scott V attended an Adidas Top 150 Phenom Camp in California Aug. 4-7 and wasranked 21 in it, according to hoopscoopinline.com.
The county's football teams play under the big lights again Friday. It's a pre-season scrimmage, but the community is anticipating the game between Liberty County High School and Bradwell Institute.
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.