The Liberty County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Association is preparing for the seventh annual Golf Tournament for Scholarships, and MLKOA President Rev. Alvin Jackson is urging players to sign up fast for the April 16 tournament at the Cherokee Rose Golf Course.
The Liberty County YMCA Heat swim team swam in its final short course yards meet of the season at the 2011 Southeastern Georgia Sectionals in Brunswick on March 25-27.
Three Scott's All-Stars players attended Middle School Elite camp, a national exposure camp at Fordham University in the Bronx, N.Y., on March 26-27.
Bradwell Institute added to its region lead with a 12-7 win against Groves on Tuesday night at home. Despite three errors and 10 runners left on base, the Tigers rallied in the later innings to put away the Rebels.
The Lady Tigers put forth a strong effort against Camden County Tuesday night before falling, 1-0.
The Liberty soccer teams fell to Glynn Academy at home Tuesday night. Both the boys' and girls' teams were shut out, with the Panthers falling, 10-0, and the Lady Panthers losing, 7-0. Both Panthers squads are 2-10 overall and 1-8 in Region 2A-AAAA. The boys will play Richmond Hill at 5 p.m. today. The girls' game reportedly was forfeited by Liberty County. Both Richmond Hill teams are area soccer powers. The Wildcats are coming off ...
Georgia Southern freshman Kwajelin Holsendolph was named a Southern Conference women's co-outdoor track athlete of the week for her performance in a meet last weekend.
Vidalia High School cruised by Long County High School, 12-1, on Tuesday in Vidalia. "We ran into a really hot Vidalia team. They hit the baseball extremely well and played great team defense. We definitely tip our cap to them," Blue Tide coach Brian Thomas said. Freshman Austin Middleton and sophomore Luke Golden both went 2 for 3 for the Blue Tide, with Middleton doubling and Golden driving in Long County's only run. Golden suffered ...
The Liberty County High School baseball team ended a six-game losing streak with a decisive 13-3 win in six innings against visiting Bryan County on Saturday.
The University of Miami men's basketball team was eliminated from the National Invitational Tournament after Alabama beat them, 79-64, on March 23.
Scott's All-Stars fifth-grade team competed in its first AAU tournament March 18 in Charlotte, N.C. The boys went 1-2, but more importantly, according to founder Marcus Scott, players got the opportunity to tour Johnson and Wales University and Johnson C. Smith University.
Three words often used by Bradwell Institute baseball coach Rhett Hellgren appear to be sinking in.
Heavy smoke from wildfires in Long County forced the cancellation of Friday's baseball game in Nahunta between Long County High School and Brantley County High School.
Liberty County High School's track team swept visiting Jenkins March 18 to take their fourth straight win.
Glynn Academy handed the Liberty County High School baseball team its fifth straight loss Friday night, beating the host Panthers 5-1.
The Los Angeles Athletic Club named former Liberty County basketball player and current Tennessee star Jordan McRae on its preseason top-50 list, according to utsports.com.
The end of high-school football's regular season came last week, and while Liberty County will see some action in the playoffs, all three local prep teams did well statistically - with some even climbing the state rankings.
Long County seniors who participate in cross-country, band and cheerleading and were recognized last Thursday prior to the football team's final game.
Eleven Liberty County Recreation Department Sports Taekwondo athletes earned medals in 12 divisions at the 2013 LCRD Sports Taekwondo Championships last weekend at the Shuman Center in Hinesville.
In Sunday's Coastal Courier it was reported the Bradwell Tigers beat the Knights, 38-13. The Tigers played the Groves Rebels. The Courier regrets the error.
Basketball coach Simon Steele is hosting a basketball camp from 9 a.m-3 p.m. Saturday at the Liberty County YMCA, 201 Mary Lou Drive in Hinesville.
Georgia Southern forced overtime after trailing Miami by double digits in the second half Monday, but eventually fell, 81-80, in Coral Gables, Fla.
Senior, five-star recruit Raekwon McMillan put on his 2014 Under-Armour All-American football jersey during a ceremony at Liberty County High School Friday morning.
Friday morning, Raekwon McMillan was in the spotlight as he received his Under-Armour All-American jersey.
Bradwell Institute ended its first season with head coach Adam Carter with a 38-13 win over Groves High Friday night in Garden City.
For more than 42 minutes Thursday night, Long County held its own against Metter High School (7-3), even nearly taking the lead at one point, but with less than 6 minutes in regulation the Tigers scored twice to pull out a 14-0 win.
Four Liberty County High School Lady Panthers were selected when softball coaches representing Region 3-AAAA met in Statesboro Wednesday to pick the All-Region players.
Bradwell stomped out the Groves Rebels winning their final regular season game 38-13 in Garden City Firday night.
The Liberty County Panthers had to beat South Effingham to have any chance for the postseason - and they did.
Former Georgia Southern and NFL running back Adrian Peterson worked hard throughout his childhood growing up in the rural area of Alachu, Fla.