Former Long County Blue Tide pitcher and Toronto Blue Jay reliever Dustin McGowan saw more action this past week as he faced the Tampa Bay Rays on July 19 and the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday and Tuesday.
Several players from Liberty County participated in the 2013 Committee for Social Change basketball tournament June 29 at the Glennville Recreation Park.Ralph Ward, Ted Singleton and Joe Roberts were among the big winners in the annual tournament, which raises funds for scholarships.Ward and Singleton managed teams that won trophies.
Game day Today Auto racing: • Nationwide Series practice, 10:30 a.m. (SPEED) • Sprint Cup practice, 11:30 a.m. (SPEED) Boxing: • Super featherweights, 9 p.m. (ESPN2) Golf: • Senior British Open, noon (ESPN2) • US Junior Boys Amateur Championship quarterfinals, 1 p.m. (GOLF) • RBC Canadian Open, 3 p.m. (GOLF) MLB: • Cardinals at Braves, 7:30 p.m. (FSN) • Cubs at Giants, 10:05 (WGN) Tennis: • Atlanta Open, 4 p.m. (ESPN2) • Bank of the ...
Tiger Tee-Off set The Tiger Tee-Off Golf Tournament will start at 9 a.m. Aug. 3 at Taylor's Creek Golf Course on Fort Stewart. The tourney format is a four-person scramble. Prizes are $300 for first place, $200 for second place, $100 for third place and a free car for hitting a hole-in-one on a select hole. Entry fees are $50 per individual and $200 per team. For more information, call 478-494-2016 or 912-767-2370 or email ...
The Bradwell football fan base definitely is ready for some football. However, Tiger Nation did make time for some golf this weekend. Twenty-one teams competed in the inaugural Bradwell Tigers Touchdown Club golf tournament Saturday at Cherokee Rose Country Club. Though the booster club initially was organized last season, it was reorganized under new auspices and leadership as new head coach Adam Carter took charge of the Bradwell Institute football team last April. Members of ...
According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, the University of Georgia still is in contention of landing heavily recruited Liberty County linebacker Raekwon McMillan.
Long County High School will be looking to continue its upward swing in football when the Blue Tide open the 2013 regular season Aug. 30, according to the team's recently released tentative schedule.
Game day Today Auto racing: • Camping World Truck Series qualifying, 7 p.m. (SPEED); CWTS Inaugural Midsummer Classic, 9:30 p.m. (SPEED) MLB: • Braves at Mets, 7 p.m. (SPSO) • Rays at Red Sox, 7 p.m. (ESPN) WNBA: • Connecticut at Atlanta, 7 p.m. (FSN) Thursday Canadian football: • Edmonton at Montreal, 7:30 p.m. (ESPN2) Golf: • Senior British Open, noon (ESPN2) • RBC Canadian Open, 3 p.m. (GOLF) MLB: • Braves at Mets, noon ...
Lady Tiger softball conditioning The Bradwell Lady Tiger softball team has its summer conditioning from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and also from 9-11 a.m. Saturdays at Lady Tiger softball field. Girls entering grades 8-12 are welcome. Participants must have a current sports physical and need to bring softball equipment, tennis shoes and a water bottle. Tryouts will be at 5 p.m. Aug. 1 at the field. For more information, call 977-2016, 977-2017 or 977-2015. ...
Bradwell Institute's new athletic director, Ken Griffin, knows everyone these days is talking about the impending football season.
The Easons of Hinesville will be loading up the RV and heading to Loretta Lynn's ranch next week, their second trip in two years to the Hurricane Mills, Tenn., plantation home.
The Long County mite boys' all-star baseball team recently finished as runner-up in the 2013 Georgia Recreation and Park Association district baseball tournament in Screven County, according to Long County Recreation Department Director Michelle Rogers.
The Bloom-N-Lunatics, a soccer team comprised of players from Hinesville and Richmond Hill, took second place at the Summer Slam tournament July 13-14 on Jekyll Island. The team battled the No. 2 team in the nation in the championship game, and coach Michael Wilkinson said the girls did their best and fought to the end. The performance qualified the team for an upcoming tournament at Disney's Wide World of Sports. The team also possibly will ...
The Tiger Tee-Off Golf Tournament will start at 9 a.m. Aug. 3 at Taylor's Creek Golf Course on Fort Stewart.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern Athletics has entered into a partnership with SIDEARM Sports to create an all-new gseagles.com, according to the university's current website.
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.
Bradwell's cross-country team competed in the region 3-5A meet last Friday and placed well under new head coach Sean Redmond. The boys placed third overall, and the girls placed fourth.
According to Long County High School boys' head basketball coach Deshon Brock, the team's goal in 2014 is to get back to the state playoffs.
Johnathan Bryant got the scholarship he needed because he earned it.
Bradwell girls' head basketball coach Faye Baker's squad struggled last year to corral rebounds, but some added height to the 2013-14 roster may boost the Lady Tigers.