Liberty opened region 3A-AAAA play Friday at home against the Statesboro Blue. The Blue Devils swept the series, defeating the Lady Panthers, 51-45, and the Liberty boys, 57-46.
The rivalry between the University of Tennessee and Memphis basketball teams spans 25 years and is likely to come to an end this year. The coaching staff at Memphis has expressed no interest in continuing the rivalry past this season. There are conflicting reports from news agencies; however, saying the coaching staffs at both schools still are hammering out the details.
Clash of Champions basketball tourney
Bradwell Institute swept host Richmond Hill High School in a Region 3B-AAAAA basketball doubleheader on Friday night.
The Liberty County and Bradwell Institute basketball teams return to the hardwood tonight after a holiday break.
With the Christmas break just about over, the Long County High School basketball teams are getting back into action.
South Georgia Kings
The Blue Tide boys' basketball team went 2-1 last weekend in the Hoopfest Tournament in Thomasville.
In his work at the Bradwell Institute athletic training field since the mid-1990s, athletic trainer John Murat successfully has dealt with thousands of injuries.
It was a tough year for former Bradwell Institute and Georgia Tech football player Gary Guyton.
Liberty County High School's Raekwon McMillan is set to play for the East Team in the 2012 RisingSeniors.com Bowl at 1 p.m. Monday at Grady High School. The game, which features 95 of the state's top high-school juniors, will be televised on ESPN3.
If it's the Christmas break, it must be time for high school hoops.
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.