The Long County High School baseball team entered Friday's home game against Bradley County with hopes of extending its two-game winning streak.
Lightning may have stopped Friday's game, but the Liberty County Panther seniors were still all smiles. The Panther seniors were honored at the home game in Donell Woods Stadium. The game against Brunswick will be rescheduled and both squads are headed to Ware County on Tuesday.
Football combine set for Richmond Hill
The Lady Highlanders soccer team played at home Tuesday against four-time state champion Frederica Academy and took down the crown holders, 3-0.
Richmond Hill cruised to an 8-0 win against the Liberty County girls and a 5-1 win against the boys' soccer squad in Region 2A-AAAA matchups Tuesday afternoon at Donell Woods Stadium.
If it hadn't been for a double by Bradwell Tiger baseball player Jacob Dill in the top of the seventh inning, the Jenkins Warriors would have claimed a no-hit shutout Tuesday in Savannah.
The Hinesville Hurricanes will host the first home game of the spring season Saturday at Long Bell Stadium on Highway 84 in Hinesville. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. and the 'Canes will take on the Legion of Zoom from Savannah.
The Blue Tide baseball team returns to its home turf tonight after a five-game road stretch that spanned two weeks. Long County faces Brantley County in this evening's Region 2-AA matchup. The Herons come into the game with a 6-4 overall record and a 3-2 region mark. The Tide have a 4-7 overall record and are 1-5 in the region; however, Long County's record doesn't include the outcome of Thursday's game against Bradwell Institute.
Three Liberty County football players have been invited to the Southeast Ultimate 100 combine June 17 in Atlanta. Additionally, two Panthers were named most valuable players based on their performance at the National Underclassman Combine on March 10 in Richmond
ATLANTA - Georgia is banning three-a-day football practices and will fine schools that violate rules aimed at keeping student-athletes from succumbing to heat.
WAYCROSS - Bradwell's boys' track team place second and the girls came in fourth at the second annual Swamp Relays over the weekend in Waycross.
The Long County High School baseball team snapped a five-game losing streak Friday, defeating McIntosh County, 11-5.
The Highlander have dusted off their cleats and started the baseball season. Under the guidance of coach Bruce Green, the boys currently are 1-1 in Region 2-AA and 1-3 overall.
Scott's All-Stars fifth and sixth grade basketball teams placed second and third, respectively, at their first Super Regional tournament March 10-11 in Jacksonville.
Former Liberty County High School standout Raekwon McMillan continues to impress at Ohio State University's spring practice in Columbus, Ohio.
NEW ORLEANS - The Sun Belt Conference and ESPN on Tuesday released six ESPNU telecasts featuring Sun Belt teams for this upcoming football season, including a pair of games at Georgia Southern's Paulson Stadium.
Wildcats offensive line coach Josh Eads will be the next head football coach at Richmond Hill High School.
The First Presbyterian Christian Academy baseball team split its recent games.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy's junior-varsity soccer teams both did well this season. The Highlander boys went 10-0 for the year. The girls were 7-1, but recorded five shutout wins.
The Long County High School soccer teams on Thursday split their games at Vidalia, with the boys winning, 4-1, and the girls losing, 1-0.
Former Bradwell Tiger offensive lineman Ulrick John always has wanted the opportunity to play professional football. And in the past couple of months, he has been working hard to make that dream a reality.
The annual Dixie Stables Spring Horse Show has become a rite of passage in Liberty County.
The Coastal Crew Rebels seventh-grade basketball team reached the Elite Eight of the Youth Basketball of America Super Regional Tournament held Feb. 28-March 2 in Dalton.
It's been almost six years since Long County native and Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Dustin McGowan had to leave the mound after four innings of play against the Baltimore Orioles.
Visiting South Effingham placed the ball in play regularly and the entire way in Friday's 9-1 win over Liberty County High School during light rain.
It wasn't the best weather for baseball Friday, but the light drizzle didn't prevent the Bradwell Tigers from winning both games of their home doubleheader against Windsor Forest.
It wasn't the birthday gift Jordan McRae was hoping for Friday.
The Long County High School baseball team takes a two-game winning streak into this week's action.
Former Liberty County Lady Panther basketball player Kourtney Alexander was named to the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women's basketball all-conference team, according to the league.