The Liberty County Panthers picked up a win Friday night after two consecutive losses. This one mattered more, however, since LCHS was playing its first region game.
Bradwell's diamond Tigers continue to cut through opponents and shine in Region 3-AAAAA after blanking the Windsor Forest Knights 10-0 in Savannah Friday evening. The win brings BI's region mark to 3-0.
The Long County High School baseball team lost 4-2 to Toombs County High Friday night. Though the Tide lost, they showed they could play with one of the top teams in the state.
Special to the Courier Six athletes from the Liberty County Recreation Department's Sports Taekwondo Team participated at the UTA Georgia Martial Arts Festival in Dalton Feb. 26. All six placed in the top three spots in their age groups and categories. Kiara Edwards, 11, placed first in sparring and forms, Patrick Cochran, 11, won first in sparring and third in forms. Ricardo Roland, 8, placed first in sparring and second ...
The Liberty County Panthers picked up a win Friday night after two consecutive losses. This one mattered, however, as the local boys were playing their first region game.
The Lady Tigers kept their win streak intact by downing Windsor Forest, 8-0, Tuesday night at home. The win was the team's fifth in a row.
Bradwell struggled to hit the ball effectively against Charlton County in Saturday's loss.
Plans are in the works to expand the St. James Sports Center, which has been open in Holmestown since 1996. Some projects already are under way.
Pierce County blanked Long County, 8-0, in a Region 2-AA contest Tuesday in Blackshear. All but one of the Bears' runs were unearned.
The St. James Coastal Crew Rebels' AAU season kicks off this weekend with two teams heading out to tournaments. The 16U basketball team, above, will compete in Jacksonville, and the 14U squad is competing in north Augusta. The 16U team is coached by Reginalde Castille, and the 14U is coached by Rodney Davis and assistant Antinique Mathis.
Liberty County High School played gracious host to Southeast Bulloch on the diamond Tuesday, allowing the visitors to win, 11-1, in a game shortened to five innings by the mercy rule.
The Bradwell Institute Tigers were in Charlton County on Saturday, where the BI boys fell, 6-3, to the Indians.
The Long County High School baseball team lost, 9-7, to Tattnall County on Friday, but on Monday the Blue Tide bounced back to defeat Claxton High School, 9-6. Both games were played in Ludowici.
Here is a brief look at former local prep players making news at the college ranks this week.
Tigers baseball coach Rhett Hellgren always asks his baseball team to do two things for him - play with concentration and intensity. The BI boys responded Friday afternoon at home, toppling Savannah, 15-0, winning by the run rule in the bottom of the fourth inning.
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.
The Long County High School football team on Friday dropped a 45-24 decision to McIntosh County in Darien.
Liberty County riders combined to claim 23 blue ribbons from 39 classes of competition Oct. 19 during Bluff Creek Stables Fall Classic on Colonels Island.
The Bradwell softball team and families gathered Oct. 27 on Fort Stewart to commemorate the Lady Tigers' season.
First Presbyterian Christian Academy participated in the GISA 2AA Region Cross Country Meet on Oct. 19 at Trinity Christian School in Dublin. FPCA sent six runners, three varsity boys and three varsity girls.
Georgia Southern will go into Saturday's final home game looking to stop a losing streak.