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Different day, same results for Liberty

For the second time in a row, the Liberty track teams earned a first and second place at their home track meet Thursday afternoon.

March 04, 2013 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Blue Tide drop 1-0 heartbreaker to host Tattnall County

Though the Long County basketball team lost a heart-breaker 1-0 to the Tattnall County in Reidsville Thursday, coach Brian Thomas was pleased with his team's performance.

March 04, 2013 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Diamond Panthers top Tigers

Liberty County High School diamond boys held off the Bradwell Tigers baseball team Friday on Panther field. The Panthers won 9-4 in a non-region contest.

March 04, 2013 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Sports briefs March 3, 2013

Jiu jitsu training

March 04, 2013 | Staff report | Local sports


Straight shooter

The Long County 4-H archery team recently competed in the fourth annual state indoor archery match in Perry, with one of its competitors taking first place.

March 01, 2013 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Dixie Stables to celebrate 40th year

The official celebration for the 40th anniversary of Dixie Stables will be March 23 during its 35th annual spring horse show in Allenhurst.

March 01, 2013 | Special to the Courier | Local sports


Rain doesn’t slow Hurricanes

There was a bit of a downpour last Saturday, but that didn't stop the Hinesville Hurricanes from giving local football fans a chance to enjoy some springtime action at Cottrell Field on Fort Stewart.

March 01, 2013 | Patty Leon | Local sports


BI sweeps EC in region soccer

The rain stopped long enough Tuesday for the Bradwell Institute soccer teams to sweep Effingham County in region matchups at Effingham.

March 01, 2013 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Liberty players lead East Georgia to best record ever

With a 72-68 win Feb. 19 against Gordon College in Barnesville, the East Georgia College men's basketball team earned the Georgia College Athletic Association Conference title and home-court advantage in the GCAA playoffs.

March 01, 2013 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Game Day March 1, 2013

Game day

March 01, 2013 | Staff report | Local sports


Sports briefs March 1, 2013

Coastal Crew Rebels

March 01, 2013 | Staff report | Local sports


Rain plays havoc on schedules

For those who hadn't noticed, it's been wet outside. That's played havoc with local high-school sports schedules. Here's a look at what's going on in both Liberty and Long counties.

February 27, 2013 | Patty Leon and Mike Riddle | Local sports


Highlanders make GISA final four

First Presbyterian Christian Academy claimed another win in the state boys' basketball playoffs Saturday to earn a spot in the Georgia Independent Schools Association final four.

February 27, 2013 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Panther earns big honor at camp

According to national recruiting analyst Chad Simmons, Liberty County High School football player Jeremy Caldwell-Fabergas was among the top wide receivers/tight ends at the 2013 MVP Camp, held last weekend in Valdosta.

February 27, 2013 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Scott’s All*Stars gather in retreat

Scott's All*Stars held its annual retreat Feb. 23-24 in Hinesville at coach Marcus Scott's house. Players did team-building activities, watched motivational movies, determined goals, learned to tie ties, attended MegaGenesis, practiced basketball and attended Pleasant Grove AME church. Chris' Curbside Grill and Dominos donated food for the retreat.

February 27, 2013 | Staff report | Local sports


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Long Co. 10-under team wins state crown

The Long County 10-and-under all-star baseball team won the Georgia Recreation Parks Association Class C state championship on Friday in Blakely, sweeping the tourney field and outscoring their opponents, 55-6.

July 14, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Preseason games fast approaching for Tigers, Panthers

Although a preseason game primarily helps the coaching staff determine where their team is at, it's still a game coaches want to win.

July 14, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Hocking, Darsey win championships at charity event

The foothills of the Appalachians proved to be the perfect setting for Gravel Hill Farms and Dixie Stables at the third annual Northeast Georgia Charity Horse Show, as both stables claimed class championships.

July 14, 2014 | Wyler Smith | Local sports


Sports briefs

Correction

July 14, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


‘Bash in the ’Boro’ is Friday

The final Georgia Southern Eagle football camp, "Bash in the 'Boro," is set for Friday, July 18, at Allen E. Paulson Stadium in Statesboro.

July 14, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


John honored with proclamation, key

Former Bradwell Institute football player Ulrick John was honored by Mayor Jim Thomas on Thursday for being the first Hinesville native to be drafted by a National Football League team.

July 11, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Soccer camp wraps up

Everyone was sporting new camp shirts Thursday morning as Atlanta Calcio Academy wrapped up its four-day elite soccer training at James Brown Park.

July 11, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Blue Tide finishing summer conditioning

The Long County High School football team's summer conditioning program is winding down. The Blue Tide began their program in June and have been practicing three days a week ever since, with the exception of taking off last week. They will wrap up their conditioning July 17, and their football camp will run July 21-25. School practice begins July 28.

July 11, 2014 | Mike Riddle | Local sports


Tigers resume team practice, raise funds

The Bradwell Institute Tigers resumed team practices this week after taking one week off as required by the Georgia High School Association. The players trained with their helmets on, allowing them to become acclimated to the heat.

July 11, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


GSU basketball player suspended after arrest

Georgia Southern basketball player Eric Ferguson has been suspended indefinitely from the team following a June 26 arrest.

July 11, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Local sports


Brown in NBA summer league

Another Liberty County High School basketball player is headed toward a potential NBA career.

July 07, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Swimming is more than treading water

Tom Dunlap started swimming at age 10 and still asserts - 70 years later - that the sport is good for the body and mind. His friend, Gary Burch, started swimming about two years ago and said it has improved his overall health. Both men regularly take to the pool at the Liberty County YMCA, and while they do it to stay in shape and have fun, they want others to know that the recreational activity can be deadly for those who don't know how to swim. "Most of the kids who drown probably thought they could swim," Dunlap said.

July 07, 2014 | Patty Leon | Local sports


Chapman slated to compete in Canada

It's her first year competing in multi events, but former Bradwell Institute track star Quintunya Chapman is making the most of it. The University of Georgia junior recently was named to the National Team USA U23 squad that will compete in Canada on Aug. 8-10.

July 07, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


Delisha Milton-Jones is faring well in NY

Riceboro native DeLisha Milton-Jones is in her 15th season with the WNBA.

July 07, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


LCRD offers ways to keep cool

Summer is here, and the Liberty County Recreation Department has a number of events, classes and opportunities that will let local residents keep cool in the pool.

July 07, 2014 | Staff report | Local sports


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